The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 95 94 76
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Permanent jobs citing COM 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.29% 0.091% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.74% 0.19% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +17.18%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -10.25%
COM
South East

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 Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
405 518 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 39.32% 46.92% 40.63%
Number of salaries quoted 349 444 313
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,430 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

COM
Salary Trend in Kent

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

COM Salary Trend in Kent

COM
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochester - 1 £40,000 -
COM
South East

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) WF
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) OLTP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) NUnit
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Database Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) WF
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) MSMQ
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) XAML
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Infragistics
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
Kent
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: 17000-20000 Per Annum Plus Pension and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car, pension, holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 24 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + pension, bonus, google style cresh!
Posted: 24 days ago