Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for COM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited COM over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Component Object Model (COM)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 219 210 228
Rank change year-on-year -9 +18 +8
Permanent jobs citing COM 2 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.035% 0.058% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.091% 0.15% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 11
Scotland median annual salary £23,750 - £20,000
10th Percentile £21,625 - £19,000
90th Percentile £24,875 - £42,500
UK median annual salary £42,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.60% +3.33% +5.88%

COM is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2187 1964 2305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.62% 37.94% 35.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1408 1239 1450
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £28,675 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,750 £57,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%

COM
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing COM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for COM in Scotland

COM
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for COM in Scotland

COM
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 2 £23,750 - 5
COM
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for COM.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Dutch Language
1 2 (100.00%) French Language
1 2 (100.00%) German Language
1 2 (100.00%) Spanish Language
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree

COM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (100.00%) Dutch Language
1 2 (100.00%) French Language
1 2 (100.00%) German Language
1 2 (100.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Implementation Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Salesforce.com