The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 367 378 389
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +11
Permanent jobs citing COM 76 66 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.29% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.02% 0.76% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 65 47 43
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
COM
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7485 8671 8266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.09% 38.29% 37.49%
Number of salaries quoted 6493 7540 7348
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COM across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

COM Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

COM
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing COM across the South East region.

COM Salary Trend in the South East

COM
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

COM Salary Histogram in the South East

COM
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Hampshire +12 26 £45,000 +12.50% 21
Berkshire +3 22 £25,000 -28.57% 25
West Sussex +17 16 £40,000 +37.93% 3
Surrey +15 9 £42,500 -15.00% 20
East Sussex +29 2 £32,500 -15.58%
Oxfordshire +8 1 £35,000 -22.22% 7
Buckinghamshire 0 1 £55,000 +96.42% 9
COM
England

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 146 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 81 (55.48%) C#
3 65 (44.52%) SQL
3 65 (44.52%) .NET
4 64 (43.84%) MS Excel
5 58 (39.73%) SQL Server
6 53 (36.30%) Visual Studio
6 53 (36.30%) Windows
7 51 (34.93%) C++
8 44 (30.14%) STL
9 43 (29.45%) Multithreading
10 42 (28.77%) Degree
11 40 (27.40%) TDD
12 37 (25.34%) ASP.NET
13 36 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
14 34 (23.29%) HTML
14 34 (23.29%) Java
15 33 (22.60%) Software Engineering
16 31 (21.23%) JavaScript
17 30 (20.55%) XML
18 29 (19.86%) Salesforce.com
19 28 (19.18%) MFC
20 26 (17.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
20 26 (17.81%) SDLC
21 25 (17.12%) MVC
22 23 (15.75%) WCF
22 23 (15.75%) MS Office
23 22 (15.07%) SaaS
24 21 (14.38%) D-Bus
24 21 (14.38%) Qt

COM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 13 (8.90%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.42%) IIS
3 4 (2.74%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (2.74%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (2.74%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (2.05%) Apache
4 3 (2.05%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.05%) CMS
4 3 (2.05%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.37%) NetWeaver
5 2 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.37%) Node.js
5 2 (1.37%) Facebook Platform
5 2 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.68%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.68%) Lync
6 1 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 64 (43.84%) MS Excel
2 23 (15.75%) MS Office
3 9 (6.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.74%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.74%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (2.74%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (2.74%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.68%) Agresso
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.68%) Infor CRM
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 22 (15.07%) SaaS
2 8 (5.48%) Force.com
3 7 (4.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.68%) Office 365
4 1 (0.68%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.01%) TCP/IP
2 17 (11.64%) Network Security
3 12 (8.22%) CTI
4 10 (6.85%) Internet
5 6 (4.11%) NAS
5 6 (4.11%) SAN
6 5 (3.42%) Intranet
6 5 (3.42%) DNS
6 5 (3.42%) WAN
6 5 (3.42%) LAN
7 4 (2.74%) SSL
8 3 (2.05%) DHCP
8 3 (2.05%) VLAN
8 3 (2.05%) Firewall
9 2 (1.37%) Wireless
9 2 (1.37%) VPN
9 2 (1.37%) HTTP
10 1 (0.68%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.68%) 3G
10 1 (0.68%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (39.73%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (6.85%) Relational Database
3 9 (6.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (5.48%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.74%) Big Data
5 4 (2.74%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.05%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.37%) MySQL
7 2 (1.37%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 53 (36.30%) Visual Studio
2 17 (11.64%) Moq
3 7 (4.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.68%) NUnit
5 1 (0.68%) JIRA
General
1 11 (7.53%) Finance
2 9 (6.16%) Marketing
3 8 (5.48%) Retail
4 5 (3.42%) Banking
5 4 (2.74%) General Ledger
6 3 (2.05%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.37%) Publishing
7 2 (1.37%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.37%) Law
8 1 (0.68%) Automotive
8 1 (0.68%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 56 (38.36%) Developer
2 33 (22.60%) .NET Developer
3 29 (19.86%) Software Engineer
4 24 (16.44%) C++ Software Engineer
5 23 (15.75%) C# Developer
6 17 (11.64%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (9.59%) Analyst
8 10 (6.85%) Senior Developer
8 10 (6.85%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (6.16%) Senior .NET Developer
9 9 (6.16%) Administrator
9 9 (6.16%) Salesforce.com Developer
10 8 (5.48%) Software Developer
11 7 (4.79%) Sales Manager
12 6 (4.11%) Junior Developer
12 6 (4.11%) Junior
12 6 (4.11%) Support Analyst
12 6 (4.11%) Designer
12 6 (4.11%) C# Software Developer
13 5 (3.42%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (44.52%) .NET
2 44 (30.14%) STL
3 37 (25.34%) ASP.NET
4 34 (23.29%) HTML
5 30 (20.55%) XML
6 28 (19.18%) MFC
7 26 (17.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 23 (15.75%) WCF
9 21 (14.38%) Qt
9 21 (14.38%) D-Bus
9 21 (14.38%) CSS
10 19 (13.01%) SOAP
11 18 (12.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (12.33%) REST
12 17 (11.64%) LINQ
12 17 (11.64%) NHibernate
13 14 (9.59%) .NET Framework
14 13 (8.90%) jQuery
15 11 (7.53%) Web Services
16 10 (6.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.48%) User Experience
3 4 (2.74%) Client/Server
3 4 (2.74%) Data Integration
3 4 (2.74%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.05%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.05%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.05%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.05%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.37%) iPad
5 2 (1.37%) Internet of Things
5 2 (1.37%) Copywriting
5 2 (1.37%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.37%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.37%) iPhone
6 1 (0.68%) CMDB
6 1 (0.68%) IVR
6 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 53 (36.30%) Windows
2 9 (6.16%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (5.48%) Linux
3 8 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (4.11%) Windows XP
5 5 (3.42%) UNIX
5 5 (3.42%) Windows 7
5 5 (3.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.05%) Windows 2000
7 2 (1.37%) Windows NT
7 2 (1.37%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (1.37%) Android
7 2 (1.37%) Windows Phone
7 2 (1.37%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.68%) AIX
8 1 (0.68%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (29.45%) Multithreading
2 40 (27.40%) TDD
3 36 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (22.60%) Software Engineering
5 26 (17.81%) SDLC
6 25 (17.12%) MVC
7 18 (12.33%) OOD
8 11 (7.53%) Project Management
8 11 (7.53%) Service Delivery
8 11 (7.53%) Web Development
9 10 (6.85%) Time Management
9 10 (6.85%) ITIL
9 10 (6.85%) Migration
10 9 (6.16%) Scrum
10 9 (6.16%) Workflow
11 8 (5.48%) Service Management
12 7 (4.79%) DSDM
12 7 (4.79%) Performance Management
12 7 (4.79%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (3.42%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (55.48%) C#
2 65 (44.52%) SQL
3 51 (34.93%) C++
4 34 (23.29%) Java
5 31 (21.23%) JavaScript
6 8 (5.48%) Apex Code
7 7 (4.79%) VB.NET
7 7 (4.79%) C
8 3 (2.05%) VB
8 3 (2.05%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.37%) VB6
9 2 (1.37%) PHP
10 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.68%) VBScript
10 1 (0.68%) VC++
Qualifications
1 42 (28.77%) Degree
2 11 (7.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (4.79%) SAP Certification
4 4 (2.74%) A+ Certification
4 4 (2.74%) MCAD
4 4 (2.74%) MCSE
5 3 (2.05%) MCP
6 2 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.37%) CCIE
6 2 (1.37%) CCNP
6 2 (1.37%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (1.37%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.68%) MCPD
7 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.68%) RHCE
7 1 (0.68%) CCA
7 1 (0.68%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.68%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.79%) ISO 9001
1 7 (4.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.05%) SLA
3 1 (0.68%) COBIT
3 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 12 (8.22%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.05%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.37%) vSphere
4 2 (1.37%) vCloud
5 1 (0.68%) XenApp
5 1 (0.68%) XenServer
5 1 (0.68%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (1.37%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (1.37%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (1.37%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.68%) TeamSite
2 1 (0.68%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 146 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (19.86%) Salesforce.com
3 15 (10.27%) VMware
4 14 (9.59%) Oracle
5 11 (7.53%) HP
6 9 (6.16%) SAP
7 7 (4.79%) AppDynamics
8 6 (4.11%) Siebel
9 5 (3.42%) Cisco
9 5 (3.42%) Citrix
10 4 (2.74%) NetSuite
11 2 (1.37%) Facebook
11 2 (1.37%) Twitter
11 2 (1.37%) Nintex
11 2 (1.37%) NetApp
11 2 (1.37%) Symantec
11 2 (1.37%) Apple
11 2 (1.37%) IBM
12 1 (0.68%) Dell
12 1 (0.68%) PeopleSoft
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits / Bonus / Holidays
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Flexible Hours, Holidays, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £23000 per annum + Annual Bonus+24 days hol +bank holidays
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £47500.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Centric Resource
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 per annum + car
Posted: 2 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: Up to £35,000 depending on experince
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Waterlooville, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago