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 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 80 97 101
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +4
Permanent jobs citing COM 22 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.64% 0.65% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.59% 1.96% 0.44%
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
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
479 460 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 35.67% 33.33% 36.03%
Number of salaries quoted 424 382 402
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 May 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 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
South Wales +15 22 £58,500 +46.25% 5
COM
UK

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in 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 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 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
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