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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Component Object Model (COM)
London / City of London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 224 256 305
Rank change year-on-year +32 +49  
Permanent jobs citing COM 12 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.23% 0.095% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.61% 0.23% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 12
Median salary £52,500 £70,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +43.58%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year -14.28% +9.37%  

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

Software Library & Framework Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1968 2629 3659
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 38.24% 41.41% 35.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1730 2372 3204
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

COM
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing COM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for COM in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 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 City of London region with a requirement for COM.

1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (40.00%) C#
2 10 (40.00%) .NET
2 10 (40.00%) Marketing
3 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (32.00%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (32.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (28.00%) Banking
5 7 (28.00%) Finance
6 6 (24.00%) Law
6 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Office
6 6 (24.00%) SQL
6 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (24.00%) Investment Banking
6 6 (24.00%) Mason
7 5 (20.00%) Digital Forensics
7 5 (20.00%) E-Discovery
7 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 5 (20.00%) Legal
7 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (20.00%) Presales
7 5 (20.00%) Relativity
8 4 (16.00%) jQuery
8 4 (16.00%) Apex Code
8 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (32.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Relativity
2 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Dropbox
1 2 (8.00%) Force.com
2 1 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Google Drive
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Skype
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (4.00%) Data Mart
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.00%) Pentaho
5 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 2 (8.00%) MSTest
2 2 (8.00%) NSubstitute
2 2 (8.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.00%) Selenium
3 1 (4.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (40.00%) Marketing
2 7 (28.00%) Banking
2 7 (28.00%) Finance
3 6 (24.00%) Investment Banking
3 6 (24.00%) Law
4 5 (20.00%) Legal
5 2 (8.00%) Advertising
5 2 (8.00%) Front Office
6 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (20.00%) E-Discovery Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (8.00%) Salesforce Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Salesforce Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Data Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Development Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Junior
6 1 (4.00%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Service Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) .NET
2 6 (24.00%) Mason
3 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (16.00%) jQuery
5 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (12.00%) HTML
6 2 (8.00%) CSS
6 2 (8.00%) Entity Framework
6 2 (8.00%) MDX
6 2 (8.00%) Visualforce
6 2 (8.00%) WPF
6 2 (8.00%) XML
7 1 (4.00%) Angular 2
7 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (4.00%) FpML
7 1 (4.00%) HTML5
7 1 (4.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Derivative
2 1 (4.00%) Fintech
2 1 (4.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (4.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Android
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (20.00%) Digital Forensics
1 5 (20.00%) E-Discovery
1 5 (20.00%) Presales
2 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (12.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (12.00%) MVC
2 3 (12.00%) Scrum
3 2 (8.00%) BDD
3 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (8.00%) CRM
3 2 (8.00%) Migration
3 2 (8.00%) TDD
3 2 (8.00%) Validation
4 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (4.00%) Low Latency
4 1 (4.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (4.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) C#
2 6 (24.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) Apex Code
4 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) MCSD
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
2 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.00%) Cognos
3 1 (4.00%) Google
3 1 (4.00%) iManage
3 1 (4.00%) Informatica
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.00%) Solace
3 1 (4.00%) Talend
3 1 (4.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) Xamarin
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