Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Component Object Model (COM)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 247 259 301
Rank change year-on-year +12 +42 +9
Permanent jobs citing COM 6 27 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.092% 0.34% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 1.07% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6 27 25
Berkshire median annual salary £38,750 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.19% +5.00% -2.44%
10th Percentile £24,000 £40,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £67,500 £58,750
South East median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -23.81% +5.00% +19.05%

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 Berkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,349 2,530 3,312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 35.90% 32.05% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2,033 2,148 2,880
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,000 £68,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +10.00%

COM
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for COM in Berkshire

COM
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for COM in Berkshire

COM
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing COM in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for COM in Berkshire

COM
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. 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
Bracknell -20 3 £85,000 +61.90% 1
Reading +19 2 £35,250 -24.60% 17
COM
South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for COM.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) MFC
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) STL
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 2 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Presales
4 1 (16.67%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Eloqua
4 1 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) IaaS
4 1 (16.67%) GoToMeeting
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (16.67%) SaaS
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Product Management
4 1 (16.67%) Degree

COM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Eloqua
2 1 (16.67%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) GoToMeeting
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) CRM Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Sales Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (33.33%) MFC
1 2 (33.33%) STL
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
1 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 2 (33.33%) SDLC
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Presales
2 1 (16.67%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) SAP