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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank - - 78
Permanent jobs citing COM 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - - 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.67%
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
582 518 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 50.43% 43.06% 36.10%
Number of salaries quoted 519 464 239
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,700 £52,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 December 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%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (33.33%) MSMQ
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) OLTP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) OLTP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) NUnit
1 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
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%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) MSMQ
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%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
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%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
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
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) XAML
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Infragistics
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 11 days ago
Kent
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago