The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 68 86 85
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Permanent jobs citing COM 12 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.75% 0.48% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.97% 1.28% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 3
Average salary £35,500 £81,840 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-56.62% +151.81%
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.63% +5.33%
COM
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
302 313 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 44.15% 37.17% 34.67%
Number of salaries quoted 268 284 281
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,800 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

COM Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

COM
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

COM Salary Trend in Southampton

COM
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

COM Salary Histogram in Southampton

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 30 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (86.67%) Windows
3 25 (83.33%) SQL Server
4 23 (76.67%) .NET
5 21 (70.00%) C#
6 18 (60.00%) C++
6 18 (60.00%) Visual Studio
6 18 (60.00%) SOAP
6 18 (60.00%) STL
6 18 (60.00%) XML
6 18 (60.00%) OOD
6 18 (60.00%) TCP/IP
6 18 (60.00%) NHibernate
6 18 (60.00%) WCF
6 18 (60.00%) LINQ
6 18 (60.00%) Multithreading
6 18 (60.00%) Network Security
6 18 (60.00%) REST
6 18 (60.00%) Moq
7 13 (43.33%) CTI
8 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
9 8 (26.67%) Web Development
10 7 (23.33%) Degree
10 7 (23.33%) SQL
11 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
12 5 (16.67%) MVC
12 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
13 4 (13.33%) Linux
13 4 (13.33%) SAN

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (6.67%) IIS
1 2 (6.67%) NetWeaver
1 2 (6.67%) CMS
1 2 (6.67%) Node.js
2 1 (3.33%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 18 (60.00%) Network Security
2 13 (43.33%) CTI
3 4 (13.33%) SAN
3 4 (13.33%) NAS
4 2 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (60.00%) Visual Studio
1 18 (60.00%) Moq
General
1 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) C# Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Software Engineer
4 7 (23.33%) C# Software Engineer
5 6 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (20.00%) .NET Developer
6 5 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (16.67%) Software Developer
7 4 (13.33%) Technical Designer
7 4 (13.33%) Designer
7 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Designer
8 2 (6.67%) Applications Support Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Applications Support
8 2 (6.67%) Service Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) Administrator
9 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (76.67%) .NET
2 18 (60.00%) SOAP
2 18 (60.00%) STL
2 18 (60.00%) XML
2 18 (60.00%) NHibernate
2 18 (60.00%) WCF
2 18 (60.00%) LINQ
2 18 (60.00%) REST
3 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.67%) HTML
4 2 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
4 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 26 (86.67%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) UNIX
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (6.67%) Android
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) OOD
1 18 (60.00%) Multithreading
2 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
3 8 (26.67%) Web Development
4 5 (16.67%) MVC
5 4 (13.33%) Identity Management
5 4 (13.33%) Project Management
5 4 (13.33%) Service Management
5 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL
6 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.67%) High Availability
6 2 (6.67%) Service Desk Management
6 2 (6.67%) SDLC
7 1 (3.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) C#
2 18 (60.00%) C++
3 7 (23.33%) SQL
4 3 (10.00%) Java
4 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) MCP
2 2 (6.67%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Citrix
2 2 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (6.67%) VMware
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) EPiServer
3 1 (3.33%) Sitecore
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