The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 76 56 58
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +2
Permanent jobs citing COM 2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.51% 1.25% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.91% 3.14% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
COM
Hampshire

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 Portsmouth region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
220 159 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 56.27% 39.75% 36.05%
Number of salaries quoted 143 141 106
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

COM
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

COM Salary Trend in Portsmouth

COM
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

COM Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

COM
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) CRM
3 3 (60.00%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Software Licensing
5 1 (20.00%) ISEB
5 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (20.00%) Statistics
5 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Data Management
5 1 (20.00%) HTTP
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior C# Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
1 3 (60.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 3 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Software Licensing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Salesforce.com