The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 97 96 96
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing COM 6 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.45% 0.15% 0.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.28% 0.40% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 7
Median salary £53,500 £40,375 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.50% +87.79%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
COM
UK

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
467 501 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 34.90% 36.57% 33.61%
Number of salaries quoted 422 412 397
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the 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 Wales

COM
Salary Trend in Wales

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

COM Salary Trend in Wales

COM
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM across the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

COM Salary Histogram in Wales

COM
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
South Wales +12 6 £53,500 +32.50% 1
COM
UK

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Wales region with a requirement for COM.

1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (50.00%) Windows
3 11 (45.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (41.67%) SDLC
4 10 (41.67%) ITIL
4 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
5 9 (37.50%) .NET
5 9 (37.50%) VMware
5 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (37.50%) PCI DSS
6 8 (33.33%) DevOps
6 8 (33.33%) Waterfall
6 8 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 7 (29.17%) IIS
7 7 (29.17%) MSMQ
7 7 (29.17%) Cisco
7 7 (29.17%) Finance
7 7 (29.17%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (29.17%) R
7 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (29.17%) Coaching
7 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (16.67%) People Management
8 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (12.50%) QA
9 3 (12.50%) SQL

COM
Top Related IT Skills in 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 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 7 (29.17%) IIS
3 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) DHCP
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) HTTPS
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) NAS
2 1 (4.17%) VLAN
2 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (29.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Head of Delivery
2 6 (25.00%) Head of IT
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Application Development Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Applications Development Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Applications Manager
4 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Development Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) .NET
2 7 (29.17%) MSMQ
3 2 (8.33%) SOAP
3 2 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.17%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.17%) Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) ITIL
1 10 (41.67%) SDLC
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 8 (33.33%) DevOps
3 8 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 7 (29.17%) Coaching
5 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (16.67%) People Management
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.33%) MVC
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
6 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Data Entry
7 1 (4.17%) Defect Management
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Testing
7 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) R
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) ISEB
1 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (45.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (37.50%) PCI DSS
3 3 (12.50%) QA
4 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (29.17%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (37.50%) VMware
3 7 (29.17%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) Apple
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) Sage
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