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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 369 372 388
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +16
Permanent jobs citing COM 79 82 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.36% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.04% 0.98% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71 54 38
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £71,500 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.33%
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
7597 8386 8130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.06% 37.17% 37.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6564 7171 7226
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +28 28 £40,000 - 20
Berkshire +2 19 £33,000 -25.42% 62
West Sussex +9 15 £40,000 +110.52% 6
Surrey +16 11 £46,250 -11.90% 36
Buckinghamshire -9 4 £30,000 +20.00% 16
East Sussex +18 2 £32,500 -15.58% 1
Oxfordshire -7 1 £50,000 +8.69% 25
COM
England

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 155 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 82 (52.90%) C#
3 67 (43.23%) .NET
3 67 (43.23%) MS Excel
4 60 (38.71%) SQL
5 56 (36.13%) C++
5 56 (36.13%) SQL Server
5 56 (36.13%) Windows
6 53 (34.19%) Visual Studio
7 44 (28.39%) STL
8 43 (27.74%) Multithreading
9 42 (27.10%) Degree
10 41 (26.45%) Software Engineering
11 40 (25.81%) TDD
12 37 (23.87%) Agile Software Development
12 37 (23.87%) HTML
13 35 (22.58%) Java
13 35 (22.58%) ASP.NET
14 34 (21.94%) JavaScript
15 33 (21.29%) Salesforce.com
16 32 (20.65%) XML
17 29 (18.71%) MFC
18 28 (18.06%) SDLC
19 26 (16.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
20 25 (16.13%) MVC
21 22 (14.19%) MS Office
21 22 (14.19%) SaaS
22 21 (13.55%) D-Bus
22 21 (13.55%) Qt
22 21 (13.55%) CSS

COM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (8.39%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.87%) SAS
3 5 (3.23%) CMS
3 5 (3.23%) IIS
3 5 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (2.58%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.94%) Apache
5 3 (1.94%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.29%) Node.js
6 2 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.29%) Drupal
6 2 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.29%) NetWeaver
6 2 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.29%) Facebook Platform
7 1 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.65%) Umbraco
Applications
1 67 (43.23%) MS Excel
2 22 (14.19%) MS Office
3 9 (5.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.58%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.29%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.58%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (2.58%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (2.58%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.65%) Agresso
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.65%) Infor CRM
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 22 (14.19%) SaaS
2 9 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.16%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (5.16%) Force.com
4 4 (2.58%) Office 365
5 1 (0.65%) IaaS
5 1 (0.65%) Yammer
5 1 (0.65%) PaaS
5 1 (0.65%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.65%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.90%) TCP/IP
2 17 (10.97%) Network Security
3 13 (8.39%) CTI
4 10 (6.45%) Internet
5 7 (4.52%) Intranet
5 7 (4.52%) Wireless
6 6 (3.87%) SAN
6 6 (3.87%) NAS
6 6 (3.87%) DNS
7 5 (3.23%) WAN
7 5 (3.23%) LAN
8 4 (2.58%) HTTP
8 4 (2.58%) SSL
8 4 (2.58%) 3G
8 4 (2.58%) Firewall
8 4 (2.58%) LTE
9 3 (1.94%) VLAN
9 3 (1.94%) DHCP
10 2 (1.29%) VPN
10 2 (1.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (36.13%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (5.16%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (5.16%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (5.16%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.58%) Big Data
5 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.29%) MS Access
6 2 (1.29%) MySQL
6 2 (1.29%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.29%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 53 (34.19%) Visual Studio
2 17 (10.97%) Moq
3 4 (2.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.29%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.65%) JIRA
General
1 11 (7.10%) Finance
2 9 (5.81%) Marketing
3 8 (5.16%) Retail
4 7 (4.52%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.87%) Banking
6 4 (2.58%) General Ledger
7 3 (1.94%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.29%) Law
8 2 (1.29%) Publishing
9 1 (0.65%) Local Government
9 1 (0.65%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 50 (32.26%) Developer
2 34 (21.94%) Software Engineer
3 31 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 24 (15.48%) C++ Software Engineer
5 20 (12.90%) C# Developer
6 17 (10.97%) Analyst
7 15 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (7.10%) Senior Developer
8 11 (7.10%) ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (7.10%) Senior .NET Developer
9 9 (5.81%) Salesforce.com Developer
10 7 (4.52%) C# Software Engineer
10 7 (4.52%) Sales Manager
10 7 (4.52%) Administrator
11 6 (3.87%) Support Analyst
11 6 (3.87%) Support Engineer
11 6 (3.87%) Junior
11 6 (3.87%) Junior Developer
12 5 (3.23%) Junior .NET Developer
12 5 (3.23%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (43.23%) .NET
2 44 (28.39%) STL
3 37 (23.87%) HTML
4 35 (22.58%) ASP.NET
5 32 (20.65%) XML
6 29 (18.71%) MFC
7 26 (16.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 21 (13.55%) D-Bus
8 21 (13.55%) Qt
8 21 (13.55%) CSS
9 20 (12.90%) WCF
10 19 (12.26%) SOAP
11 18 (11.61%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (11.61%) REST
12 17 (10.97%) LINQ
12 17 (10.97%) NHibernate
13 13 (8.39%) jQuery
14 11 (7.10%) XSLT
15 9 (5.81%) .NET Framework
15 9 (5.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.16%) User Experience
3 5 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.58%) Handset
4 4 (2.58%) Data Integration
4 4 (2.58%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.58%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.94%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.29%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.29%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.29%) Copywriting
6 2 (1.29%) iPad
6 2 (1.29%) iPhone
6 2 (1.29%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.29%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.65%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.65%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.65%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 56 (36.13%) Windows
2 10 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (5.81%) Windows 7
4 8 (5.16%) Linux
5 7 (4.52%) Windows XP
6 5 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.23%) UNIX
7 3 (1.94%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.29%) Windows NT
8 2 (1.29%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (1.29%) Android
8 2 (1.29%) Windows Phone
8 2 (1.29%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.65%) AIX
9 1 (0.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (27.74%) Multithreading
2 41 (26.45%) Software Engineering
3 40 (25.81%) TDD
4 37 (23.87%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (18.06%) SDLC
6 25 (16.13%) MVC
7 18 (11.61%) OOD
8 16 (10.32%) Web Development
9 12 (7.74%) Project Management
9 12 (7.74%) Service Delivery
10 10 (6.45%) ITIL
10 10 (6.45%) Time Management
11 9 (5.81%) Scrum
12 8 (5.16%) CRM
13 7 (4.52%) DSDM
13 7 (4.52%) Service Management
13 7 (4.52%) Performance Management
13 7 (4.52%) User Acceptance Testing
14 6 (3.87%) Content Management
14 6 (3.87%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 82 (52.90%) C#
2 60 (38.71%) SQL
3 56 (36.13%) C++
4 35 (22.58%) Java
5 34 (21.94%) JavaScript
6 8 (5.16%) Apex Code
7 7 (4.52%) C
7 7 (4.52%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.94%) VBScript
8 3 (1.94%) VB
8 3 (1.94%) PHP
9 2 (1.29%) VB6
10 1 (0.65%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.65%) VC++
Qualifications
1 42 (27.10%) Degree
2 12 (7.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (4.52%) SAP Certification
4 5 (3.23%) MCSE
5 4 (2.58%) MCP
5 4 (2.58%) MCAD
5 4 (2.58%) A+ Certification
6 2 (1.29%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (1.29%) MCSA
6 2 (1.29%) CCIE
6 2 (1.29%) CCNP
6 2 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.65%) CCA
7 1 (0.65%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.65%) RHCE
7 1 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.65%) MCPD
7 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.52%) ISO 9001
1 7 (4.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.23%) SLA
3 1 (0.65%) COBIT
3 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 14 (9.03%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.87%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.94%) vCloud
5 2 (1.29%) vSphere
5 2 (1.29%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.65%) XenApp
6 1 (0.65%) XenServer
6 1 (0.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.29%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (1.29%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (1.29%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (1.29%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.65%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 155 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 33 (21.29%) Salesforce.com
3 16 (10.32%) VMware
4 13 (8.39%) Oracle
5 11 (7.10%) HP
6 9 (5.81%) SAP
7 7 (4.52%) AppDynamics
8 6 (3.87%) Siebel
9 5 (3.23%) Cisco
9 5 (3.23%) Citrix
9 5 (3.23%) NetSuite
10 2 (1.29%) Tableau
10 2 (1.29%) Facebook
10 2 (1.29%) Twitter
10 2 (1.29%) Nintex
10 2 (1.29%) NetApp
10 2 (1.29%) Symantec
10 2 (1.29%) MKS
10 2 (1.29%) Apple
10 2 (1.29%) IBM
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Salary: £190 - £250 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Posted: 10 hours ago
South East
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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