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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 155 151 157
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing COM 16 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.43% 0.066% 0.096%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.15% 0.18% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 2
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
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
1395 1111 1228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.35% 36.46% 39.17%
Number of salaries quoted 927 769 840
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 29 August 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 29 August 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 - 8 £28,250 - 9
Glasgow -4 5 £37,500 +25.00% 8
Highlands - 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 £38,000 - 6
COM
UK

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 27 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (51.85%) Linux
3 10 (37.04%) Cisco
3 10 (37.04%) ITIL
4 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 9 (33.33%) VPN
4 9 (33.33%) Juniper
5 8 (29.63%) Windows
5 8 (29.63%) C#
5 8 (29.63%) .NET
5 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
6 7 (25.93%) IIS
6 7 (25.93%) MS Office
7 6 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
7 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
7 6 (22.22%) SQL
7 6 (22.22%) DNS
7 6 (22.22%) VMware
7 6 (22.22%) Firewall
7 6 (22.22%) Degree
7 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (18.52%) LLU
8 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (18.52%) ADSL
8 5 (18.52%) LAN
8 5 (18.52%) VoIP
8 5 (18.52%) WAN
8 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
8 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (25.93%) IIS
2 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
3 4 (14.81%) Lync
4 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (25.93%) MS Office
3 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (7.41%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (7.41%) FRx
2 2 (7.41%) HFM
3 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) SaaS
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) VPN
2 6 (22.22%) DNS
2 6 (22.22%) Firewall
3 5 (18.52%) LLU
3 5 (18.52%) Ethernet
3 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
3 5 (18.52%) ADSL
3 5 (18.52%) LAN
3 5 (18.52%) VoIP
3 5 (18.52%) WAN
4 4 (14.81%) POP3
4 4 (14.81%) SMTP
4 4 (14.81%) IMAP
4 4 (14.81%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (14.81%) xDSL
4 4 (14.81%) Junos
4 4 (14.81%) Internet
4 4 (14.81%) MPLS
5 1 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.70%) Big Data
5 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (14.81%) Games
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Advertising
3 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.41%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Dutch Language
4 1 (3.70%) French Language
4 1 (3.70%) German Language
4 1 (3.70%) Spanish Language
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Automotive
4 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Support Engineer
2 10 (37.04%) Technical Support
2 10 (37.04%) Technical Support Engineer
2 10 (37.04%) Technical Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Developer
4 5 (18.52%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) IT Finance Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Lead Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Customer Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Support Technician
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) .NET
2 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 4 (14.81%) CSS
3 4 (14.81%) HTML
4 3 (11.11%) jQuery
4 3 (11.11%) WPF
5 2 (7.41%) Silverlight
5 2 (7.41%) Ajax
6 1 (3.70%) NHibernate
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.70%) XML
6 1 (3.70%) WinForms
6 1 (3.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (3.70%) Regular Expression
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.70%) Open Source
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Linux
2 8 (29.63%) Windows
3 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
3 4 (14.81%) Windows XP
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Vista
4 3 (11.11%) Windows 2000
5 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.41%) Android
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.70%) CentOS
6 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.70%) Debian
6 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) CRM
2 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
3 3 (11.11%) Project Management
3 3 (11.11%) ERP
3 3 (11.11%) MVC
4 2 (7.41%) OOP
4 2 (7.41%) OO
4 2 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) Android Development
4 2 (7.41%) iOS Development
4 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) Web Development
5 1 (3.70%) SIEM
5 1 (3.70%) Analytics
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (3.70%) Service Management
5 1 (3.70%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (3.70%) Telemarketing
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) C#
2 6 (22.22%) SQL
3 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (18.52%) CCNA
3 4 (14.81%) JNCIA
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.70%) SSCP
5 1 (3.70%) GIAC
5 1 (3.70%) CEH
5 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.70%) MCSE
5 1 (3.70%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (37.04%) Cisco
3 9 (33.33%) Juniper
4 6 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (22.22%) VMware
5 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
6 4 (14.81%) Oracle
6 4 (14.81%) SolarWinds
7 2 (7.41%) Hyperion
8 1 (3.70%) IBM
8 1 (3.70%) Adobe
8 1 (3.70%) HP
8 1 (3.70%) Symantec
8 1 (3.70%) Sophos
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