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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 77 92 91
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -1
Permanent jobs citing COM 22 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.85% 0.75% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.41% 2.39% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 2
Median salary £58,500 £40,000 £18,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.25% +122.22%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
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
407 377 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 34.29% 31.60% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 361 324 306
Median salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £28,614
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales 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 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
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

COM Salary Histogram in South Wales

COM
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
Newport +14 20 £58,500 +192.50% 5
Bridgend -6 1 - - 1
Torfaen - 1 - -
COM
Wales

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Wales region with a requirement for COM.

1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (46.15%) Windows
3 11 (42.31%) MS Excel
3 11 (42.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (38.46%) SDLC
4 10 (38.46%) ITIL
5 9 (34.62%) .NET
5 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
5 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
5 9 (34.62%) VMware
5 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (34.62%) PCI DSS
6 8 (30.77%) Waterfall
6 8 (30.77%) DevOps
6 8 (30.77%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (26.92%) Coaching
7 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (26.92%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (26.92%) R
7 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (26.92%) Cisco
7 7 (26.92%) Finance
7 7 (26.92%) IIS
7 7 (26.92%) MSMQ
8 5 (19.23%) People Management
9 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (11.54%) SAN
10 3 (11.54%) SQL Server

COM
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
2 7 (26.92%) IIS
3 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (42.31%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) SAN
2 1 (3.85%) DHCP
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) HTTPS
2 1 (3.85%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) NAS
2 1 (3.85%) VLAN
2 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (26.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Head of Delivery
2 6 (23.08%) Head of IT
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Development Manager
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Application Development Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Development Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Manager
5 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (7.69%) IT Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) .NET
2 7 (26.92%) MSMQ
3 2 (7.69%) SOAP
3 2 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.85%) Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) ITIL
1 10 (38.46%) SDLC
2 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (30.77%) Continuous Delivery
3 8 (30.77%) DevOps
3 8 (30.77%) Waterfall
4 7 (26.92%) Coaching
5 5 (19.23%) People Management
6 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (11.54%) Performance Management
8 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 2 (7.69%) MVC
8 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
9 1 (3.85%) Data Analysis
9 1 (3.85%) Data Entry
9 1 (3.85%) Defect Management
9 1 (3.85%) Performance Testing
9 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) R
2 3 (11.54%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) ISEB
1 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (42.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (34.62%) PCI DSS
3 3 (11.54%) QA
4 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 7 (26.92%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (34.62%) VMware
3 7 (26.92%) Cisco
4 2 (7.69%) Apple
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle
5 1 (3.85%) Sage
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Salary: £50000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Salary: £85000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Outstanding Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago