The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 81 - 83
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing COM 6 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.56% - 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.74% - 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Average salary £18,750 - £23,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
COM
Wales

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
344 510 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 32.24% 42.43% 38.06%
Number of salaries quoted 304 471 329
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

COM
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

COM Salary Trend in South Wales

COM
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
Caerphilly - 4 £18,750 - 2
Cardiff - 1 £21,500 - 2
Newport - 1 - - 2
COM
Wales

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) C#
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) VB
4 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
4 4 (44.44%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 4 (44.44%) SOAP
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) XML
4 4 (44.44%) OO
4 4 (44.44%) Client/Server
4 4 (44.44%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) jQuery
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (11.11%) SAN
5 1 (11.11%) Replication
5 1 (11.11%) Clustering
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning

COM
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Graduate
1 4 (44.44%) Software Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Junior
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Junior Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Junior Software Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Graduate Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) DBA
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
1 4 (44.44%) CSS
1 4 (44.44%) SOAP
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
1 4 (44.44%) XML
1 4 (44.44%) jQuery
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) OO
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
1 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
2 4 (44.44%) VB
2 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Salesforce.com
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Centric Resource
Salary: From £33,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + healthcare, pension, study leave, gym
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £40 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Newport
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago