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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 153 155 144
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Permanent jobs citing COM 4 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.32% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 0.79% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 7
Average salary £43,750 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.71% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £29,850 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £38,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
1172 1400 1046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.68% 41.03% 36.57%
Number of salaries quoted 770 904 656
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 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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
Edinburgh -2 2 £38,500 +22.22% 17
Glasgow - 1 £35,000 - 6
Dundee - 1 £52,500 -
COM
UK

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
4 4 (36.36%) MS Office
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) OO
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) CRM
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 2 (18.18%) DNS
6 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
6 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 2 (18.18%) Perl
6 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
6 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
6 2 (18.18%) Python
6 2 (18.18%) CISSP
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (18.18%) SSCP
6 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
6 2 (18.18%) Salesforce.com

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) Drupal
2 1 (9.09%) Umbraco
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (36.36%) MS Office
3 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (9.09%) FRx
2 1 (9.09%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (18.18%) Network Security
3 1 (9.09%) LLU
3 1 (9.09%) Internet
3 1 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) ADSL
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) VoIP
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) SMTP
3 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
3 1 (9.09%) HTTP
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
1 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Support
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) IT Security Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Security Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Support Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Finance Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Software Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (9.09%) NHibernate
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 1 (9.09%) WCF
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Open Source
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) OO
2 3 (27.27%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) BDD
4 1 (9.09%) SIEM
4 1 (9.09%) Coaching
4 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Content Management
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
1 3 (27.27%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) Perl
2 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
2 2 (18.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) CISSP
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) SSCP
2 2 (18.18%) CEH
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 2 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (9.09%) Alterian
4 1 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Symantec
4 1 (9.09%) Sophos
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper
4 1 (9.09%) Hyperion
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) HP
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, flexible hours
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, flexible hours
Posted: Yesterday
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits, pension, bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, flexible working
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + home working, bonus scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum + benefits, bonsuses, holidays
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £24000 - £48000 per annum + Fully Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: Competitive plus good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance + MS Certs (Funded)
Posted: 3 days ago
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Gold Partner
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 13 days ago