The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for COM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited COM over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Component Object Model (COM)
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 86 85
Permanent jobs citing COM 0 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales - 1.14% 1.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.23% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 10
Median salary - £53,500 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +32.91%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -22.22% +12.50%  

COM is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 345 434 398
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 39.61% 35.31% 33.19%
Number of salaries quoted 309 360 339
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

COM
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing COM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for COM in South Wales

COM
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for COM in South Wales
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Premier IT
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago