Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Component Object Model (COM)
England > London
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 748 739 661
Rank change year-on-year -9 -78 +73
Permanent jobs citing COM 62 87 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.088% 0.12% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.31% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 45 71 161
London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -13.64% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £28,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £90,000 £76,250
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -6.59% -4.21% +11.76%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 28,209 28,030 32,941
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 40.15% 40.02% 38.85%
Number of salaries quoted 23,686 24,484 28,455
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,400
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.37% +3.11%

COM
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for COM in London

COM
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for COM in London

COM
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing COM in London over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for COM in London

COM
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the London region over the 6 months to 21 February 2018. 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
Central London -21 16 £50,000 +12.36% 18
South London -1 6 £49,500 -28.78%
West London - 1 £75,000 - 7
COM
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 London region with a requirement for COM.

1 62 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (43.55%) .NET
2 27 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (41.94%) SQL Server
3 26 (41.94%) C#
4 25 (40.32%) Finance
5 22 (35.48%) JavaScript
6 21 (33.87%) Windows
6 21 (33.87%) Salesforce.com
7 20 (32.26%) ASP.NET
8 18 (29.03%) MVC
9 17 (27.42%) Microsoft Office
10 16 (25.81%) Scrum
11 15 (24.19%) SQL
11 15 (24.19%) Amazon AWS
12 14 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
12 14 (22.58%) Life Science
12 14 (22.58%) C++
12 14 (22.58%) Microsoft Excel
12 14 (22.58%) Oracle
12 14 (22.58%) Workflow
13 13 (20.97%) Wireless
13 13 (20.97%) VB
13 13 (20.97%) Software Engineering
13 13 (20.97%) Business Analysis
13 13 (20.97%) Business Process Improvement
13 13 (20.97%) Process Improvement
14 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (19.35%) Web Development
14 12 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure

COM
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.23%) IIS
2 2 (3.23%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.61%) CMS
3 1 (1.61%) Confluence
3 1 (1.61%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (27.42%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (22.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (16.13%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.61%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (1.61%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 15 (24.19%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (14.52%) Office 365
3 9 (14.52%) SaaS
4 7 (11.29%) Force.com
5 3 (4.84%) IaaS
6 2 (3.23%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (3.23%) Google Analytics
6 2 (3.23%) PaaS
6 2 (3.23%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 1 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.61%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.97%) Wireless
2 3 (4.84%) DNS
2 3 (4.84%) Firewall
3 2 (3.23%) IP Telephony
3 2 (3.23%) VLAN
3 2 (3.23%) WAN
4 1 (1.61%) Network Security
4 1 (1.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (41.94%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.74%) OLTP
3 5 (8.06%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.84%) Power BI
4 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.23%) Couchbase
5 2 (3.23%) Geospatial Data
5 2 (3.23%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.61%) Big Data
6 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (1.61%) OLAP
6 1 (1.61%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (1.61%) PowerPivot
6 1 (1.61%) QlikView
6 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (17.74%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.61%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.61%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.61%) JIRA
3 1 (1.61%) MSI
3 1 (1.61%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.61%) WinDbg
General
1 25 (40.32%) Finance
2 11 (17.74%) Manufacturing
2 11 (17.74%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (12.90%) Retail
4 7 (11.29%) Back Office
5 5 (8.06%) Marketing
6 3 (4.84%) Banking
6 3 (4.84%) Front Office
6 3 (4.84%) Investment Banking
7 2 (3.23%) Advertising
8 1 (1.61%) Billing
8 1 (1.61%) French Language
8 1 (1.61%) Games
8 1 (1.61%) German Language
8 1 (1.61%) Italian Language
8 1 (1.61%) Law
8 1 (1.61%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 22 (35.48%) Developer
2 17 (27.42%) C# Developer
3 15 (24.19%) Analyst
4 13 (20.97%) C# Software Developer
5 11 (17.74%) Business Analyst
6 9 (14.52%) Architect
7 7 (11.29%) .NET Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Financial Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Platform Manager
8 4 (6.45%) Smart Metering Business Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.84%) Applications Developer
9 3 (4.84%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Consultant
9 3 (4.84%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.84%) SQL Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Technical Architect
10 2 (3.23%) Data Architect
10 2 (3.23%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (43.55%) .NET
2 20 (32.26%) ASP.NET
3 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (17.74%) WinForms
5 9 (14.52%) HTML
6 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (12.90%) WCF
7 6 (9.68%) CSS
7 6 (9.68%) Web Services
8 5 (8.06%) XML
9 3 (4.84%) AngularJS
9 3 (4.84%) RESTful
9 3 (4.84%) WPF
10 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (3.23%) CSS3
10 2 (3.23%) HTML5
10 2 (3.23%) Kendo UI
10 2 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (3.23%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.58%) Life Science
2 11 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (17.74%) PDA
3 6 (9.68%) Smart Meter
4 5 (8.06%) User Experience
5 4 (6.45%) Data Centre
5 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (3.23%) Hedge funds
7 2 (3.23%) Private Cloud
7 2 (3.23%) Renewable Energy
8 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.61%) Clustering
8 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.61%) Fintech
8 1 (1.61%) Online Games
8 1 (1.61%) Taxonomies
8 1 (1.61%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.87%) Windows
2 5 (8.06%) Windows Server
3 4 (6.45%) Windows 10
4 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.61%) Linux
6 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.61%) Unix
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (29.03%) MVC
3 16 (25.81%) Scrum
4 14 (22.58%) Workflow
5 13 (20.97%) Business Analysis
5 13 (20.97%) Business Process Improvement
5 13 (20.97%) Process Improvement
5 13 (20.97%) Software Engineering
6 12 (19.35%) Project Management
6 12 (19.35%) Web Development
7 11 (17.74%) Robotic Control
7 11 (17.74%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (14.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (12.90%) Change Management
9 8 (12.90%) CRM
10 7 (11.29%) DevOps
10 7 (11.29%) ETRM
10 7 (11.29%) Risk Management
10 7 (11.29%) V-Model
10 7 (11.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 26 (41.94%) C#
2 22 (35.48%) JavaScript
3 15 (24.19%) SQL
4 14 (22.58%) C++
5 13 (20.97%) VB
6 12 (19.35%) Java
7 11 (17.74%) VB6
8 3 (4.84%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.23%) Apex Code
9 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.23%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.61%) MUMPS
10 1 (1.61%) Perl
10 1 (1.61%) PHP
10 1 (1.61%) Python
10 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (17.74%) Degree
2 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.84%) MCSE
3 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.23%) MCP
4 2 (3.23%) MCSA
4 2 (3.23%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.23%) PMP
5 1 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.61%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.61%) GDPR
1 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.61%) PMO
1 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.23%) XenApp
4 1 (1.61%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) SCCM
2 2 (3.23%) SCOM
3 1 (1.61%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (1.61%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.61%) Perfmon
3 1 (1.61%) PowerCLI
3 1 (1.61%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.61%) SCSM
3 1 (1.61%) vRealize
3 1 (1.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 62 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (33.87%) Salesforce.com
3 14 (22.58%) Oracle
4 5 (8.06%) VMware
5 4 (6.45%) Citrix
6 3 (4.84%) Google
7 2 (3.23%) Cisco
7 2 (3.23%) IBM
7 2 (3.23%) Informatica
7 2 (3.23%) NetApp
7 2 (3.23%) TOWER Software
8 1 (1.61%) Apple
8 1 (1.61%) Capita
8 1 (1.61%) HP
8 1 (1.61%) McAfee
8 1 (1.61%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.61%) Reuters
8 1 (1.61%) SAP
8 1 (1.61%) Symantec