The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Highlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank - - 6
Permanent jobs citing COM 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands - - 5.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
COM
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Highlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Highlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
5 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 21.74% 6.12% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 5
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +20.68%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COM across the Highlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

COM Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

COM
Salary Trend in the Highlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing COM across the Highlands region.

COM Salary Trend in the Highlands

COM
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the Highlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Highlands region citing COM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited COM.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Licensing
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

COM
Top Related IT Skills in the Highlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Highlands region citing COM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited COM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Licensing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe