The table below looks at the statistics for COM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Component Object Model (COM)
Rank 94 - 86
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing COM 5 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.39% - 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.09% - 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Average salary £45,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.67%
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
457 585 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 35.59% 46.03% 46.45%
Number of salaries quoted 417 552 453
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

COM
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COM across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014.

COM Salary Histogram in Wales

COM
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
South Wales - 5 £45,000 - 9
COM
UK

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) SAN
4 3 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Replication
4 3 (33.33%) Clustering
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) C#
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) .NET
6 1 (11.11%) MS Office
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 1 (11.11%) Web Services
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (11.11%) Apple
6 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) MVC
6 1 (11.11%) WCF
6 1 (11.11%) Android

COM
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) DBA
2 3 (33.33%) Graduate Business Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Graduate
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
3 1 (11.11%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Replication
1 3 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (11.11%) Apple
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago