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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 150 151 139
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Permanent jobs citing COM 6 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.19% 0.25% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 0.60% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 7
Average salary £33,750 £32,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.46% -17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,750 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £40,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
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
1194 1340 1068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.65% 41.28% 36.88%
Number of salaries quoted 850 862 724
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 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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 - 3 £32,500 - 11
Edinburgh +3 2 £38,500 +22.22% 6
Dundee - 1 £52,500 -
COM
UK

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (37.50%) .NET
3 6 (37.50%) MS Office
3 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 5 (31.25%) Linux
4 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco
4 5 (31.25%) Finance
4 5 (31.25%) Degree
5 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (25.00%) DNS
5 4 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (25.00%) C#
5 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL
6 3 (18.75%) CRM
6 3 (18.75%) ADSL
6 3 (18.75%) VoIP
6 3 (18.75%) Ethernet
6 3 (18.75%) OO
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
6 3 (18.75%) IIS
6 3 (18.75%) Juniper
6 3 (18.75%) VPN
6 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
6 3 (18.75%) Hyperion

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (18.75%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Drupal
3 1 (6.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (37.50%) MS Office
3 3 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) HFM
1 3 (18.75%) FRx
1 3 (18.75%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (18.75%) ADSL
2 3 (18.75%) VoIP
2 3 (18.75%) Ethernet
2 3 (18.75%) VPN
2 3 (18.75%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) LLU
3 2 (12.50%) Network Security
3 2 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (6.25%) HTTP
4 1 (6.25%) WAN
4 1 (6.25%) SMTP
4 1 (6.25%) LAN
4 1 (6.25%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Advertising
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) IT Finance Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.25%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) NHibernate
3 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (6.25%) WCF
3 1 (6.25%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
1 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) CRM
2 3 (18.75%) OO
2 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
2 3 (18.75%) Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Content Management
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (6.25%) BDD
4 1 (6.25%) SIEM
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) Perl
3 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
3 2 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) CEH
2 2 (12.50%) SSCP
2 2 (12.50%) CISSP
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco
3 4 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle
4 3 (18.75%) Juniper
4 3 (18.75%) Hyperion
5 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 1 (6.25%) Symantec
6 1 (6.25%) Sophos
6 1 (6.25%) HP
6 1 (6.25%) Alterian
6 1 (6.25%) VMware
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Car Allowance + Microsoft Certs
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Certifications
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Microsoft Certs + Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Gold Partner
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Progression
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Microsoft Certifications
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + an excellent benefits package
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £20,000 - £24,000 + Excellent Company Benefits Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits, pension, bonuses
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Training
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum + benefits, bonsuses, holidays
Posted: 19 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + training
Posted: 25 days ago