The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 153 153 147
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing COM 8 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% 0.18% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.60% 0.45% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 9
Average salary £38,750 £27,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.63% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £21,650 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £30,000 £43,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
COM
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1338 1335 1186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.93% 40.07% 37.59%
Number of salaries quoted 958 864 845
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

COM
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

COM Salary Trend in Scotland

COM
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

COM Salary Histogram in Scotland

COM
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 November 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
Edinburgh -15 3 £45,000 +62.16% 10
Glasgow - 3 £32,500 - 15
West Lothian - 1 £35,000 - 1
COM
UK

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 23 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
3 10 (43.48%) .NET
4 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
4 9 (39.13%) Windows
5 8 (34.78%) MS Office
5 8 (34.78%) C#
6 7 (30.43%) Degree
6 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
6 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
7 6 (26.09%) Linux
7 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
7 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
8 5 (21.74%) Finance
8 5 (21.74%) HTML
8 5 (21.74%) SQL
8 5 (21.74%) CSS
8 5 (21.74%) Oracle
8 5 (21.74%) IIS
8 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (21.74%) Cisco
9 4 (17.39%) DNS
9 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (17.39%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (17.39%) ITIL
9 4 (17.39%) OO
9 4 (17.39%) Firewall
9 4 (17.39%) MVC
9 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
2 5 (21.74%) IIS
3 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.35%) Drupal
4 1 (4.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
2 8 (34.78%) MS Office
3 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) HFM
1 3 (13.04%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (13.04%) Dynamics GP
1 3 (13.04%) FRx
2 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) DNS
1 4 (17.39%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) LLU
2 3 (13.04%) VPN
2 3 (13.04%) Ethernet
2 3 (13.04%) ADSL
2 3 (13.04%) VoIP
3 2 (8.70%) WAN
3 2 (8.70%) LAN
3 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.70%) SAN
3 2 (8.70%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (4.35%) Network Security
4 1 (4.35%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (8.70%) MySQL
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.35%) Big Data
5 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Advertising
3 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
4 1 (4.35%) Legal
4 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) .NET Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Support
3 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) IT Finance Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.70%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Security Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Services Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) .NET
2 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
3 5 (21.74%) CSS
3 5 (21.74%) HTML
4 4 (17.39%) jQuery
5 2 (8.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (8.70%) WPF
5 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (8.70%) Ajax
5 2 (8.70%) NHibernate
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.35%) WCF
6 1 (4.35%) XML
6 1 (4.35%) WinForms
6 1 (4.35%) Silverlight
6 1 (4.35%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
1 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.70%) Open Source
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Linux
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.35%) CentOS
5 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.35%) Debian
5 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
5 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
2 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (17.39%) ITIL
3 4 (17.39%) OO
3 4 (17.39%) MVC
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) ERP
4 3 (13.04%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
4 3 (13.04%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Change Management
5 2 (8.70%) CRM
5 2 (8.70%) Scrum
5 2 (8.70%) TDD
6 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.35%) Content Management
6 1 (4.35%) Validation
6 1 (4.35%) OOP
6 1 (4.35%) Service Management
6 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) C#
2 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 5 (21.74%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
4 2 (8.70%) Python
4 2 (8.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.70%) SSCP
3 2 (8.70%) MCSE
3 2 (8.70%) CCNA
3 2 (8.70%) CISSP
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.70%) CEH
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.35%) GIAC
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco
3 4 (17.39%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (13.04%) Juniper
4 3 (13.04%) Hyperion
4 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
4 3 (13.04%) VMware
5 2 (8.70%) HP
5 2 (8.70%) Symantec
5 2 (8.70%) Sophos
6 1 (4.35%) IBM
6 1 (4.35%) Adobe
6 1 (4.35%) Alterian
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Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + plus an excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
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Aberdeenshire
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Glasgow
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Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + annum
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Motherwell
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance + Microsoft Certs
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: £60000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
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Glasgow
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Progression
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Glasgow
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Livingston
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Scotland
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Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + PACKAGE+MORE
Posted: 10 days ago
Aberdeen
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + plus great benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + plus a brilliant benefits package
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Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Progression
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Glasgow
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Edinburgh
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Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow
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Glasgow
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