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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 150 154 145
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs citing COM 5 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.16% 0.18% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 0.44% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 9
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £24,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £31,500 £41,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,479
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +9.65%
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
1215 1353 1149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.40% 41.33% 37.27%
Number of salaries quoted 886 866 801
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 22 December 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 22 December 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
Glasgow - 4 £33,750 - 10
Edinburgh -10 1 £55,000 +83.33% 5
COM
UK

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
3 9 (42.86%) Windows
4 8 (38.10%) MS Office
5 7 (33.33%) .NET
5 7 (33.33%) Linux
6 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
6 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 6 (28.57%) Cisco
6 6 (28.57%) Finance
6 6 (28.57%) Degree
7 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
7 5 (23.81%) Firewall
7 5 (23.81%) SQL
7 5 (23.81%) C#
8 4 (19.05%) IIS
8 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
8 4 (19.05%) Oracle
8 4 (19.05%) ITIL
8 4 (19.05%) DNS
8 4 (19.05%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (14.29%) HFM
9 3 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (14.29%) Dynamics GP
9 3 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 4 (19.05%) IIS
3 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.76%) Drupal
4 1 (4.76%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
2 8 (38.10%) MS Office
3 3 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) HFM
1 3 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (14.29%) Dynamics GP
1 3 (14.29%) FRx
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) DNS
3 3 (14.29%) Ethernet
3 3 (14.29%) ADSL
3 3 (14.29%) VoIP
3 3 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (14.29%) LLU
3 3 (14.29%) VPN
4 2 (9.52%) Network Security
4 2 (9.52%) WAN
4 2 (9.52%) LAN
4 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
4 2 (9.52%) SAN
5 1 (4.76%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (9.52%) MySQL
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Advertising
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) Legal
4 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) .NET Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) IT Finance Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Security Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Services Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.52%) CSS
3 2 (9.52%) jQuery
3 2 (9.52%) HTML
4 1 (4.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (4.76%) Regular Expression
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (4.76%) XML
4 1 (4.76%) Ajax
4 1 (4.76%) NHibernate
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.52%) Open Source
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.76%) CentOS
4 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.76%) Debian
4 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
2 4 (19.05%) ITIL
3 3 (14.29%) OO
3 3 (14.29%) CRM
3 3 (14.29%) ERP
3 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (14.29%) Project Management
3 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 3 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Change Management
4 2 (9.52%) MVC
4 2 (9.52%) SIEM
5 1 (4.76%) Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.76%) Software Asset Management
5 1 (4.76%) Software Licensing
5 1 (4.76%) Validation
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) C#
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) Perl
3 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
3 2 (9.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (14.29%) SSCP
3 3 (14.29%) CISSP
3 3 (14.29%) CEH
4 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (9.52%) MCSE
4 2 (9.52%) CCNA
5 1 (4.76%) GIAC
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
3 4 (19.05%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (14.29%) VMware
4 3 (14.29%) Juniper
4 3 (14.29%) Hyperion
5 2 (9.52%) HP
5 2 (9.52%) Symantec
5 2 (9.52%) Sophos
6 1 (4.76%) Alterian
6 1 (4.76%) IBM
6 1 (4.76%) Adobe
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Certifications
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 30% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance / Microsoft Certs
Posted: 13 days ago
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits, pension, bonuses
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Aberdeenshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits/Progression
Posted: 19 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 30% Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 25 days ago
Aberdeenshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £37000 - £38000 per annum + Package
Posted: 26 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £57500 per annum + Package, Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago