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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 138 128 130
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs citing COM 4 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.18% 0.54% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.63% 2.22% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 8
Average salary £23,000 £35,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.28% -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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
639 586 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.41% 24.53% 30.90%
Number of salaries quoted 502 528 618
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 6 July 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Yammer
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Siebel
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) COBIT
4 1 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) Release Management
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Force.com
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
1 1 (20.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (20.00%) CTI
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Escalation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Architect
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) DCOM
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) SAML
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Visualforce
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) AppFabric
2 1 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) IVR
1 1 (20.00%) Social Media
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Siebel
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Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits, car allowance, bonus
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Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago