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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 136 121 125
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Permanent jobs citing COM 6 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.24% 0.69% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.12% 2.31% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 4
Average salary £22,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.12% +2.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -0.62%
COM
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
535 692 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 21.26% 29.98% 42.50%
Number of salaries quoted 450 606 735
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

COM
Salary Trend in Reading

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

COM Salary Trend in Reading

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 9 (45.00%) HP
3 9 (45.00%) VMware
3 9 (45.00%) Degree
4 8 (40.00%) SCVMM
4 8 (40.00%) iSCSI
4 8 (40.00%) DNS
4 8 (40.00%) ITIL
4 8 (40.00%) FTP
4 8 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 8 (40.00%) 3PAR
4 8 (40.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 8 (40.00%) vCloud
4 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) French Language
6 3 (15.00%) German Language
6 3 (15.00%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (10.00%) Genesys
7 2 (10.00%) Mac OS X
7 2 (10.00%) HTTP
7 2 (10.00%) Kerberos
7 2 (10.00%) Adobe
7 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (10.00%) Cognos
7 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.00%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Google Apps
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
1 2 (10.00%) Heroku
1 2 (10.00%) Google App Engine
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) iSCSI
1 8 (40.00%) DNS
1 8 (40.00%) FTP
2 2 (10.00%) HTTP
2 2 (10.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) MySQL
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (10.00%) Redis
2 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) PhantomJS
1 2 (10.00%) Sinon.JS
1 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (15.00%) French Language
1 3 (15.00%) German Language
2 2 (10.00%) Advertising
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Administrator
1 8 (40.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 8 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (10.00%) Architect
2 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (10.00%) Consultant
2 2 (10.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Support Technician
3 1 (5.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (10.00%) SOAP
1 2 (10.00%) XML
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
1 2 (10.00%) Django
1 2 (10.00%) JSON
1 2 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (10.00%) Sass
1 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 2 (10.00%) Durandal
1 2 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
1 2 (10.00%) HTML5
1 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.00%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (10.00%) PKI
2 2 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Mac OS X
2 2 (10.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (10.00%) Debian
2 2 (10.00%) Android
2 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) TDD
3 2 (10.00%) Data Management
3 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (10.00%) Identity Management
3 2 (10.00%) MVC
3 2 (10.00%) Analytics
3 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.00%) Coaching
3 2 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (5.00%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Product Management
4 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Delphi
1 2 (10.00%) Java
1 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (10.00%) PHP
1 2 (10.00%) VB
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 8 (40.00%) vCloud
1 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (45.00%) HP
2 9 (45.00%) VMware
3 8 (40.00%) 3PAR
4 3 (15.00%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (10.00%) Genesys
5 2 (10.00%) Adobe
5 2 (10.00%) Cognos
5 2 (10.00%) Google
5 2 (10.00%) Tableau
5 2 (10.00%) Akamai
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle
Reading, Berkshire
eCom Recruitment
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Annual bonus & healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + car, pension, healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £39000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £20,000 - £24,000 + Excellent Company Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Cross train to Microsoft Dynamics!
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago