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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 146 160 156
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Permanent jobs citing COM 17 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.47% 0.031% 0.064%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.18% 0.083% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 1
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -12.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1445 1203 1161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.69% 37.33% 37.26%
Number of salaries quoted 957 813 833
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,171 £29,000 £29,000
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
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 31 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 31 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 - 10 £27,500 - 13
Glasgow -12 4 £36,250 +20.83% 5
Highlands - 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 £38,000 - 5
COM
UK

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 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 25 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (56.00%) Linux
3 10 (40.00%) ITIL
3 10 (40.00%) Cisco
4 9 (36.00%) Juniper
4 9 (36.00%) Windows
5 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (32.00%) VPN
6 7 (28.00%) C#
6 7 (28.00%) .NET
7 6 (24.00%) IIS
7 6 (24.00%) MS Office
7 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
7 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (24.00%) LAN
7 6 (24.00%) WAN
7 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
7 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
7 6 (24.00%) VMware
7 6 (24.00%) Firewall
7 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (20.00%) Degree
8 5 (20.00%) IMAP
8 5 (20.00%) CCNA
8 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
8 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (20.00%) DNS
8 5 (20.00%) POP3
8 5 (20.00%) SMTP
8 5 (20.00%) ADSL

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 6 (24.00%) IIS
2 4 (16.00%) Lync
3 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Office
1 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) SaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) VPN
2 6 (24.00%) LAN
2 6 (24.00%) WAN
2 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (24.00%) Firewall
3 5 (20.00%) IMAP
3 5 (20.00%) DNS
3 5 (20.00%) POP3
3 5 (20.00%) SMTP
3 5 (20.00%) ADSL
4 4 (16.00%) VoIP
4 4 (16.00%) Ethernet
4 4 (16.00%) MPLS
4 4 (16.00%) Internet
4 4 (16.00%) LLU
4 4 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (16.00%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (16.00%) xDSL
4 4 (16.00%) Junos
5 1 (4.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.00%) Big Data
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (16.00%) Games
2 2 (8.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Dutch Language
3 1 (4.00%) French Language
3 1 (4.00%) German Language
3 1 (4.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Automotive
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Support Engineer
2 10 (40.00%) Technical Support
2 10 (40.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 10 (40.00%) Technical Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Developer
4 5 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) IT Support
6 1 (4.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 1 (4.00%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (4.00%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Field Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) .NET
2 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (16.00%) CSS
3 4 (16.00%) HTML
4 3 (12.00%) jQuery
4 3 (12.00%) WPF
5 2 (8.00%) Ajax
5 2 (8.00%) Silverlight
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (4.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (4.00%) Regular Expression
6 1 (4.00%) NHibernate
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.00%) WinForms
6 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (4.00%) Open Source
2 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Linux
2 9 (36.00%) Windows
3 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Vista
3 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 2000
5 2 (8.00%) Android
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.00%) CentOS
6 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.00%) Debian
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.00%) CRM
2 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (12.00%) MVC
4 2 (8.00%) ERP
4 2 (8.00%) OOP
4 2 (8.00%) OO
4 2 (8.00%) Service Management
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (8.00%) Android Development
4 2 (8.00%) iOS Development
5 1 (4.00%) Analytics
5 1 (4.00%) SIEM
5 1 (4.00%) Telemarketing
5 1 (4.00%) Web Development
5 1 (4.00%) Validation
5 1 (4.00%) Scrum
5 1 (4.00%) TDD
5 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) C#
2 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (16.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
1 5 (20.00%) CCNA
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.00%) JNCIA
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) GIAC
4 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.00%) CEH
4 1 (4.00%) SSCP
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.00%) CISSP
4 1 (4.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (40.00%) Cisco
3 9 (36.00%) Juniper
4 6 (24.00%) VMware
5 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (16.00%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (16.00%) SolarWinds
7 2 (8.00%) Oracle
8 1 (4.00%) Symantec
8 1 (4.00%) Sophos
8 1 (4.00%) HP
8 1 (4.00%) Adobe
8 1 (4.00%) IBM
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum + tailored benefits package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Midlothian
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + paid training, career progression
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh & Lothians
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Aberdeenshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car, Pension and Home Working!
Posted: 7 days ago
Aberdeenshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car, Home working and Healthcare!
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, healthcare, flexible work pattern
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £52500 - £60000 per annum + MS Partner
Posted: 9 days ago
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Company Car (Audi/BMW) and Bonus!
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + an excellent benefits package
Posted: 12 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance, pension, home working
Posted: 12 days ago
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car, Pension, Healthcare, flexible working
Posted: 12 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + pension, car, health care
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Training
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
CPS Group
Posted: 14 days ago
Aberdeen
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + plus a great benefits package
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 20 days ago
Aberdeen
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 22 days ago