The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 155 159 150
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs citing COM 16 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.44% 0.031% 0.062%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.09% 0.080% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 1
Average salary £31,000 £30,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -12.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1465 1246 1200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.94% 38.05% 37.45%
Number of salaries quoted 984 858 871
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
COM
UK

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 - 9 £27,500 - 19
Glasgow -7 5 £37,500 +25.00% 7
Highlands - 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 £38,000 - 3
COM
UK

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 26 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (53.85%) Linux
3 10 (38.46%) ITIL
3 10 (38.46%) Windows
4 9 (34.62%) Cisco
4 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
5 8 (30.77%) .NET
5 8 (30.77%) Juniper
6 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
6 7 (26.92%) VPN
6 7 (26.92%) C#
7 6 (23.08%) MS Office
7 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
7 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
7 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
7 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
7 6 (23.08%) VMware
7 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
8 5 (19.23%) Firewall
8 5 (19.23%) Degree
8 5 (19.23%) Windows Vista
8 5 (19.23%) IMAP
8 5 (19.23%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (19.23%) DNS
8 5 (19.23%) Windows XP
8 5 (19.23%) LAN
8 5 (19.23%) WAN
8 5 (19.23%) POP3
8 5 (19.23%) SMTP

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 5 (19.23%) IIS
2 4 (15.38%) Lync
3 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
4 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.85%) MS Project Server
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Office
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) InfoPath
2 1 (3.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
1 7 (26.92%) VPN
2 5 (19.23%) DNS
2 5 (19.23%) Firewall
2 5 (19.23%) IMAP
2 5 (19.23%) WAN
2 5 (19.23%) POP3
2 5 (19.23%) SMTP
2 5 (19.23%) LAN
3 4 (15.38%) ADSL
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (15.38%) Internet
3 4 (15.38%) MPLS
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (15.38%) xDSL
3 4 (15.38%) Junos
4 3 (11.54%) LLU
4 3 (11.54%) Ethernet
4 3 (11.54%) VoIP
5 2 (7.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Big Data
4 1 (3.85%) MySQL
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (15.38%) Games
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Automotive
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
2 2 (7.69%) Dutch Language
2 2 (7.69%) French Language
2 2 (7.69%) German Language
2 2 (7.69%) Spanish Language
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Support Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Technical Support Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Technical Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Technical Support
3 7 (26.92%) Developer
4 5 (19.23%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Support Technician
6 1 (3.85%) Customer Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Field Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Security Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Service Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Customer Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Field Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) .NET
2 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 4 (15.38%) CSS
3 4 (15.38%) HTML
4 3 (11.54%) jQuery
4 3 (11.54%) WPF
5 2 (7.69%) Silverlight
5 2 (7.69%) Ajax
6 1 (3.85%) NHibernate
6 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.85%) XML
6 1 (3.85%) WinForms
6 1 (3.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (3.85%) Regular Expression
6 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.85%) Open Source
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Linux
2 10 (38.46%) Windows
3 5 (19.23%) Windows XP
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Vista
3 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
4 4 (15.38%) Windows 2000
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.69%) Android
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.85%) CentOS
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.85%) Debian
6 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) CRM
2 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (11.54%) Project Management
3 3 (11.54%) MVC
4 2 (7.69%) OOP
4 2 (7.69%) OO
4 2 (7.69%) Service Management
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (7.69%) Android Development
4 2 (7.69%) iOS Development
5 1 (3.85%) Telemarketing
5 1 (3.85%) Web Development
5 1 (3.85%) SIEM
5 1 (3.85%) Analytics
5 1 (3.85%) ERP
5 1 (3.85%) Validation
5 1 (3.85%) Scrum
5 1 (3.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) C#
2 5 (19.23%) SQL
3 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) JNCIA
2 4 (15.38%) CCNA
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.85%) SSCP
4 1 (3.85%) GIAC
4 1 (3.85%) CEH
4 1 (3.85%) CCA
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.85%) CISSP
4 1 (3.85%) MCITP
4 1 (3.85%) MCSE
4 1 (3.85%) MCSA
4 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
1 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.85%) XenApp
2 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
2 1 (3.85%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (34.62%) Cisco
3 8 (30.77%) Juniper
4 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
4 6 (23.08%) VMware
5 5 (19.23%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (15.38%) SolarWinds
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle
8 1 (3.85%) IBM
8 1 (3.85%) Adobe
8 1 (3.85%) Citrix
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, healthcare, flexible work pattern
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £52500 - £60000 per annum + MS Partner
Posted: 2 days ago
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Company Car (Audi/BMW) and Bonus!
Posted: 2 days ago
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Aston Carter
Salary: £39000 - £55000 per annum + c.10% bonus, unrivalled pension & ben
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + an excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance, pension, home working
Posted: 4 days ago
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car, Pension, Healthcare, flexible working
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + pension, car, health care
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CPS Group UK
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Progression
Posted: 9 days ago
Aberdeen
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + plus a great benefits package
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 13 days ago
Aberdeen
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + an incredible benefits package
Posted: 18 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Posted: 18 days ago