Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 141 175
Rank change year-on-year -33 +34 +14
Permanent jobs citing COM 4 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.13% 0.089% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.32% 0.21% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 6
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.86% +9.38% +33.33%
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,625 £37,500
90th Percentile £49,375 £52,875 £42,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £51,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year -17.07% +36.67% +15.38%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1248 940 1297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 40.53% 41.74% 39.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1024 852 1126
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £55,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

COM
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for COM in Cheshire

COM
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for COM in Cheshire

COM
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the Cheshire 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
Warrington +3 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Daresbury - 2 £42,500 -
COM
North West

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 Cheshire region with a requirement for COM.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) ActiveX
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) EPoS
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) VB6
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Defensive Programming
3 2 (50.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) Presales
4 1 (25.00%) Fintech
4 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (25.00%) iPad
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) VMware

COM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) VB Developer
2 2 (50.00%) VB6 Developer
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Data Scientist
3 1 (25.00%) Presales Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Presales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) EPoS
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) Fintech
2 1 (25.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Defensive Programming
1 2 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (25.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (50.00%) VB
1 2 (50.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) VMware