The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Component Object Model (COM)
UK / Wales
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 86 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 -  
Permanent jobs citing COM 1 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.10% 0.99% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 3.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 0
Median salary - £48,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25%  

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 Wales with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 367 434 449
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 36.96% 33.05% 32.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1668 1476 1448
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,080 £50,375 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

COM
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for COM in Wales

COM
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for COM 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 28 June 2017. 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 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 +3 1 - -
COM
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Wales region with a requirement for COM.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (100.00%) Nintex
1 1 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance

COM
Co-occurring 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Nintex