Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Component Object Model (COM)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 69 91
Rank change year-on-year -2 +22 -10
Permanent jobs citing COM 21 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 3.29% 0.33% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.50% 0.80% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Leicester median annual salary £52,500 £39,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.76% -21.50% -
10th Percentile £51,250 £36,675 £47,500
90th Percentile £54,750 £41,225 £52,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £52,500 £39,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +33.76% -21.50% -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 323 249 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 50.55% 41.43% 41.82%
Number of salaries quoted 239 240 335
Leicester median annual salary £43,800 £37,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.80% -5.06% -1.25%
10th Percentile £28,700 £23,400 £25,200
90th Percentile £67,500 £56,250 £52,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +2.56%

COM
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for COM in Leicester

COM
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for COM in Leicester

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT jobs citing COM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for COM.

1 21 (100.00%) C
1 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) C++
1 21 (100.00%) Java
1 21 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
1 21 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 21 (100.00%) Firmware
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (100.00%) Spring
1 21 (100.00%) Maven
1 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 21 (100.00%) Degree
1 21 (100.00%) Android
1 21 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 21 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Modbus
1 21 (100.00%) CAN bus
1 21 (100.00%) RS-485
1 21 (100.00%) FreeRTOS
2 20 (95.24%) Robot Framework
3 17 (80.95%) Technical Leadership
3 17 (80.95%) Cybersecurity
3 17 (80.95%) Unit Testing
3 17 (80.95%) Time Management
4 16 (76.19%) Marketing
4 16 (76.19%) Manufacturing
4 16 (76.19%) Device Driver
4 16 (76.19%) Scrum

COM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 21 (100.00%) Modbus
1 21 (100.00%) RS-485
1 21 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 21 (100.00%) Maven
1 21 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 20 (95.24%) Robot Framework
General
1 16 (76.19%) Manufacturing
1 16 (76.19%) Marketing
2 8 (38.10%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 15 (71.43%) Senior Software Engineer
3 11 (52.38%) Lead Software Engineer
4 6 (28.57%) Embedded Engineer
4 6 (28.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 21 (100.00%) CAN bus
1 21 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
2 16 (76.19%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Android
1 21 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 21 (100.00%) FreeRTOS
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (80.95%) Cybersecurity
2 17 (80.95%) Technical Leadership
2 17 (80.95%) Time Management
2 17 (80.95%) Unit Testing
3 16 (76.19%) Scrum
4 5 (23.81%) Process Improvement
5 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C
1 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) C++
1 21 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 21 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft