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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 159 159 155
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing COM 2 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.064% 0.46% 0.030%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 1.13% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 1
Average salary £39,250 £34,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.76% +15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
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
1139 1498 1257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.17% 40.11% 38.20%
Number of salaries quoted 734 1002 864
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
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 July 2015. 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
Glasgow +7 1 £38,500 +2.66% 2
Edinburgh -7 1 £40,000 +45.45% 11
COM
UK

COM
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits, pension, bonuses
Posted: 13 hours ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits, bonsuses, holidays
Posted: 13 hours ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000 + outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Clear Career Development
Posted: 25 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + fantastic benefits package
Posted: 26 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + home working, bonus scheme
Posted: 27 days ago