Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Component Object Model (COM)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 220 190
Rank change year-on-year +34 -30 +6
Permanent jobs citing COM 8 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.21% 0.084% 0.025%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.62% 0.28% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 1
Birmingham median annual salary £52,500 £22,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +133.33% -45.78% +38.33%
10th Percentile £25,750 £21,250 £39,250
90th Percentile £78,500 £34,000 £43,750
West Midlands median annual salary £51,250 £26,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year +93.40% -7.02% -24.00%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1284 1415 1269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 33.37% 29.73% 32.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1087 1226 1129
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.63% +1.33% -

COM
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for COM in Birmingham

COM
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for COM in Birmingham

COM
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing COM in Birmingham over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for COM in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for COM.

1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 5 (62.50%) Master's Degree
3 5 (62.50%) Incident Management
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (62.50%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) ERP
4 2 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Network Management
5 1 (12.50%) F5
5 1 (12.50%) Meraki
5 1 (12.50%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 1 (12.50%) WhatsUp Gold

COM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) MPLS
1 1 (12.50%) OSPF
1 1 (12.50%) Software-Defined Networking
1 1 (12.50%) TACACS
1 1 (12.50%) VLAN
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) CRM Manager
1 2 (25.00%) CRM Project Manager
1 2 (25.00%) ERP Manager
1 2 (25.00%) ERP Project Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Incident Management
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) ERP
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Network Management
4 1 (12.50%) Presales
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (62.50%) Master's Degree
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) QRadar
1 1 (12.50%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Meraki
4 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 1 (12.50%) Tripwire