Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Component Object Model (COM)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 309 342 404
Rank change year-on-year +33 +62 +9
Permanent jobs citing COM 15 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.15% 0.068% 0.089%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.17% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 14
City of London median annual salary £29,500 £40,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.25% -37.25% +21.43%
10th Percentile £19,750 £26,250 £34,725
90th Percentile £54,625 £55,500 £83,175
Central London median annual salary £36,250 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.38% -11.11% -14.29%

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 the City of London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4106 4829 6113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 40.10% 41.32% 36.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3696 4459 5293
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

COM
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing COM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for COM in the City of London

COM
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for COM in the City of London

COM
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing COM in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for COM in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 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 City of London region with a requirement for COM.

1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (66.67%) Finance
3 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (46.67%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) Web Services
5 5 (33.33%) C#
5 5 (33.33%) .NET
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (33.33%) Degree
6 4 (26.67%) SQL
6 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
6 4 (26.67%) Google
6 4 (26.67%) Multithreading
6 4 (26.67%) WPF
6 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 4 (26.67%) REST
6 4 (26.67%) Dropbox
6 4 (26.67%) Google Drive
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
6 4 (26.67%) MCSD
6 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
6 4 (26.67%) MSI
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (13.33%) Windows 10

COM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Dropbox
1 4 (26.67%) Google Drive
2 2 (13.33%) Office 365
2 2 (13.33%) SaaS
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (6.67%) Skype
1 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
1 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MSI
1 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
1 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Law
3 1 (6.67%) Back Office
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Junior
3 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (26.67%) C# Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Junior C# Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Junior Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Service Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Junior .NET Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (13.33%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Support
5 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) E-Discovery Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
1 5 (33.33%) Web Services
2 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (26.67%) REST
2 4 (26.67%) WPF
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) CSS3
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) BYOD
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Fintech
3 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (6.67%) Hedge funds
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows 10
2 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) Investment Management
3 1 (6.67%) Analytics
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Business Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Forensics
3 1 (6.67%) E-Discovery
3 1 (6.67%) ETRM
3 1 (6.67%) IT Governance
3 1 (6.67%) Presales
3 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) Project Governance
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.67%) Scrum
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) V-Model
3 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C#
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) MCSD
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PMO
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (6.67%) PowerCLI
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) FactSet
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) iManage
3 1 (6.67%) Reuters
3 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow
3 1 (6.67%) VMware