The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 229 232 215
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -17
Permanent jobs citing COM 10 16 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% 0.27% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 0.66% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 27
Median salary £34,000 £41,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.07% +22.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,233 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,750 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+16.87% +6.66%
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2051 2425 2651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 38.44% 41.50% 44.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1788 2172 2315
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 West

COM
Salary Trend in the South West

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

COM Salary Trend in the South West

COM
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

COM Salary Histogram in the South West

COM
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Dorset +20 8 £27,616 -38.63% 1
Gloucestershire -7 2 £42,500 +2.40% 1
COM
England

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 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 West region with a requirement for COM.

1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (80.77%) MS Excel
2 21 (80.77%) Windows
3 19 (73.08%) SQL
4 18 (69.23%) SQL Server
5 17 (65.38%) C++
5 17 (65.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (65.38%) Software Engineering
5 17 (65.38%) Degree
6 15 (57.69%) SAP Business One
6 15 (57.69%) MCTS
6 15 (57.69%) MCPD
6 15 (57.69%) .NET Framework
6 15 (57.69%) VB6
6 15 (57.69%) WCF
6 15 (57.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (57.69%) Mentoring
6 15 (57.69%) WinForms
6 15 (57.69%) C#
6 15 (57.69%) T-SQL
6 15 (57.69%) VB
6 15 (57.69%) .NET
6 15 (57.69%) Crystal Reports
6 15 (57.69%) Visual Studio
6 15 (57.69%) SAP
6 15 (57.69%) VC++
7 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
7 5 (19.23%) VMware
7 5 (19.23%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (15.38%) Windows Server

COM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (80.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (57.69%) SAP Business One
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%) HTTP
2 1 (3.85%) LAN
2 1 (3.85%) NAS
2 1 (3.85%) VPN
2 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 15 (57.69%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (57.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 15 (57.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Developer
1 15 (57.69%) Software Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Desktop Support
2 4 (15.38%) Desktop Support Technician
2 4 (15.38%) Desktop Technician
2 4 (15.38%) Support Technician
3 2 (7.69%) Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) C Software Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Storage Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) IT Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) .NET
1 15 (57.69%) .NET Framework
1 15 (57.69%) WCF
1 15 (57.69%) WinForms
2 2 (7.69%) DirectX
2 2 (7.69%) MFC
2 2 (7.69%) ODBC
2 2 (7.69%) OLE
2 2 (7.69%) Qt
3 1 (3.85%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Algorithms
1 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 2 (7.69%) Data Structures
1 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) EqualLogic
2 1 (3.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 21 (80.77%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.69%) CentOS
4 1 (3.85%) FreeNAS
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Software Engineering
2 15 (57.69%) Mentoring
3 5 (19.23%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (15.38%) Information Management
5 3 (11.54%) ITIL
6 2 (7.69%) CAD
6 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 2 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (7.69%) OOD
6 2 (7.69%) Structured Programming
7 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.85%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) SQL
2 17 (65.38%) C++
3 15 (57.69%) C#
3 15 (57.69%) T-SQL
3 15 (57.69%) VB
3 15 (57.69%) VB6
3 15 (57.69%) VC++
4 2 (7.69%) C
4 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.85%) Perl
5 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) Degree
1 17 (65.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (57.69%) MCPD
2 15 (57.69%) MCTS
3 2 (7.69%) CCNA
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (7.69%) MCITP
3 2 (7.69%) MCSA
3 2 (7.69%) MCSE
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) vSphere
2 3 (11.54%) XenApp
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) SCCM
2 3 (11.54%) Backup Exec
2 3 (11.54%) NetBackup
3 2 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (7.69%) WSUS
4 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (57.69%) SAP
3 5 (19.23%) VMware
4 4 (15.38%) NetApp
5 3 (11.54%) Citrix
5 3 (11.54%) Symantec
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco
6 2 (7.69%) HP
6 2 (7.69%) IBM
6 2 (7.69%) Sophos
7 1 (3.85%) Apple
7 1 (3.85%) Dell
7 1 (3.85%) EMC
7 1 (3.85%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
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