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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 416 404 431
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +27
Permanent jobs citing COM 19 75 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.36% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 0.98% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 14 60 45
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £60,000 £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
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
7339 7683 8972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 39.86% 36.52% 38.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6573 6632 7883
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing COM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +7 9 £52,500 +128.26% 2
Hampshire -15 8 £27,500 -38.88% 9
Buckinghamshire +27 1 £35,000 -41.66% 3
Kent - 1 £70,000 - 1
COM
England

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT jobs citing COM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for COM.

1 42 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (57.14%) SQL
3 21 (50.00%) C#
4 18 (42.86%) C++
5 17 (40.48%) TDD
5 17 (40.48%) Software Engineering
6 16 (38.10%) Visual Studio
6 16 (38.10%) STL
6 16 (38.10%) Multithreading
7 15 (35.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 15 (35.71%) SDLC
7 15 (35.71%) MFC
8 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 11 (26.19%) MS Excel
10 10 (23.81%) .NET
11 9 (21.43%) Windows
12 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
12 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
12 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (14.29%) Finance
13 6 (14.29%) Dynamics GP
13 6 (14.29%) Office 365
14 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
14 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (11.90%) Windows Server
14 5 (11.90%) Degree
14 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (11.90%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (11.90%) XML
14 5 (11.90%) T-SQL

COM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.14%) IIS
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (26.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Dynamics GP
2 4 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (4.76%) Sage X3
3 2 (4.76%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Office 365
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.38%) Force.com
3 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) SSL
2 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.38%) HTTP
3 1 (2.38%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.38%) LAN
3 1 (2.38%) NAS
3 1 (2.38%) Network Security
3 1 (2.38%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (38.10%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Advertising
3 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Electronics
4 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) C++ Software Engineer
1 16 (38.10%) Software Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) Applications Support
3 5 (11.90%) Support Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Applications Specialist
4 4 (9.52%) Applications Support Specialist
4 4 (9.52%) Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Support Specialist
5 3 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Azure Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.76%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.76%) ERP Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) IT Support
7 1 (2.38%) Lead Software Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (38.10%) STL
2 15 (35.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 15 (35.71%) MFC
3 10 (23.81%) .NET
4 5 (11.90%) XML
5 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
6 3 (7.14%) CSS
6 3 (7.14%) HTML
7 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (4.76%) jQuery
7 2 (4.76%) WCF
7 2 (4.76%) WPF
8 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (2.38%) CAML
8 1 (2.38%) HTML5
8 1 (2.38%) LINQ
8 1 (2.38%) REST
8 1 (2.38%) SOAP
8 1 (2.38%) XSD
8 1 (2.38%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
1 1 (2.38%) Clustering
1 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
1 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.38%) iPad
1 1 (2.38%) iSeries
1 1 (2.38%) PKI
1 1 (2.38%) Replication
1 1 (2.38%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) Windows Server
2 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.14%) Android
4 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 3 (7.14%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (7.14%) Windows Phone
4 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.38%) OS/400
5 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Software Engineering
1 17 (40.48%) TDD
2 16 (38.10%) Multithreading
3 15 (35.71%) SDLC
4 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.52%) CRM
5 4 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (7.14%) Business Development
7 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.76%) ERP
7 2 (4.76%) ITIL
7 2 (4.76%) MVC
8 1 (2.38%) OOD
8 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.38%) Project Management
8 1 (2.38%) SEO
8 1 (2.38%) SOA
8 1 (2.38%) UML
8 1 (2.38%) Validation
8 1 (2.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (57.14%) SQL
2 21 (50.00%) C#
3 18 (42.86%) C++
4 5 (11.90%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.38%) Apex Code
6 1 (2.38%) C
6 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) MCSA
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.38%) MCITP
3 1 (2.38%) MCSD
3 1 (2.38%) MCSE
3 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.38%) PMP
3 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (2.38%) SCCM
1 1 (2.38%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (9.52%) VMware
4 3 (7.14%) Citrix
5 2 (4.76%) IFS
5 2 (4.76%) NetSuite
5 2 (4.76%) Sage
6 1 (2.38%) EMC
6 1 (2.38%) Facebook
6 1 (2.38%) Google
6 1 (2.38%) SAP
6 1 (2.38%) Twitter
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