Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Component Object Model (COM)
England > London
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 728 754 739
Rank change year-on-year +26 -15 -44
Permanent jobs citing COM 57 70 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.091% 0.100% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.25% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 29 53 82
London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,500 £29,250 £29,300
90th Percentile £90,000 £84,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +29.41% -10.53% +5.56%

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 25,490 27,731 28,343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 40.72% 39.44% 40.10%
Number of salaries quoted 21,031 23,080 24,838
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 2019. 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 -1 9 £55,000 +29.41% 39
West London +32 2 £26,500 -64.67% 17
COM
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 57 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (50.88%) Finance
3 23 (40.35%) .NET
4 22 (38.60%) C#
5 21 (36.84%) SQL
6 19 (33.33%) Windows
7 18 (31.58%) SQL Server
8 17 (29.82%) Salesforce.com
9 16 (28.07%) Web Services
9 16 (28.07%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (24.56%) Microsoft Office
10 14 (24.56%) CRM
11 13 (22.81%) JavaScript
11 13 (22.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (22.81%) Microsoft Azure
11 13 (22.81%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (21.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (21.05%) CSS
12 12 (21.05%) Microsoft Excel
12 12 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (19.30%) Degree
13 11 (19.30%) AngularJS
14 10 (17.54%) SDLC
14 10 (17.54%) Power BI
14 10 (17.54%) Business Development
15 9 (15.79%) C++
15 9 (15.79%) VB
15 9 (15.79%) Law

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 5 (8.77%) IIS
2 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.51%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.75%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.75%) Confluence
4 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.75%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (24.56%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (21.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (10.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (5.26%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.75%) 3ds Max
5 1 (1.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.75%) InDesign
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (1.75%) MicroStation
5 1 (1.75%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (1.75%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.75%) Revit
5 1 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (7.02%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (3.51%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (22.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.53%) Office 365
3 5 (8.77%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (7.02%) SaaS
5 3 (5.26%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (5.26%) PaaS
6 2 (3.51%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (3.51%) IaaS
6 2 (3.51%) Serverless
7 1 (1.75%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (1.75%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (1.75%) Data Lake Analytics
7 1 (1.75%) OneDrive
7 1 (1.75%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 1 (1.75%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) DNS
1 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.75%) DWDM
2 1 (1.75%) Internet
2 1 (1.75%) LAN
2 1 (1.75%) NAS
2 1 (1.75%) SAN
2 1 (1.75%) Skype
2 1 (1.75%) VPN
2 1 (1.75%) WAN
2 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 13 (22.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (21.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 12 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (17.54%) Power BI
5 8 (14.04%) InterSystems Cache
6 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (5.26%) DTS
7 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database
8 2 (3.51%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (3.51%) Big Data
8 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.51%) NoSQL
8 2 (3.51%) Redis
8 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.75%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.75%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.75%) JIRA
3 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.75%) TeamCity
General
1 29 (50.88%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Financial Institution
2 9 (15.79%) Law
3 5 (8.77%) Advertising
4 4 (7.02%) Retail
5 3 (5.26%) Banking
5 3 (5.26%) Front Office
6 2 (3.51%) Legal
6 2 (3.51%) Marketing
6 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.75%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.75%) Military
Job Titles
1 20 (35.09%) Developer
2 9 (15.79%) Analyst
2 9 (15.79%) Business Analyst
3 8 (14.04%) Software Developer
4 7 (12.28%) Senior Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Salesforce Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) Salesforce Business Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Administrator
6 5 (8.77%) Architect
7 4 (7.02%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Server Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Windows Server Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) .NET Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Applications Support
8 3 (5.26%) Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Salesforce Administrator
9 2 (3.51%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Coordinator
9 2 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (40.35%) .NET
2 16 (28.07%) Web Services
3 12 (21.05%) CSS
4 11 (19.30%) AngularJS
5 8 (14.04%) DCOM
5 8 (14.04%) SOAP
5 8 (14.04%) XML
6 7 (12.28%) .NET Framework
7 6 (10.53%) HTML
8 4 (7.02%) ADO
8 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET
8 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (7.02%) OLE DB
9 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (5.26%) HTML5
9 3 (5.26%) WCF
10 2 (3.51%) .NET Core
10 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET Core
10 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 2 (3.51%) React
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.07%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 7 (12.28%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.51%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.75%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.75%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.75%) Life Science
5 1 (1.75%) Online Gambling
5 1 (1.75%) PlayStation
5 1 (1.75%) Social Media
5 1 (1.75%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.33%) Windows
2 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (8.77%) Linux
3 5 (8.77%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.51%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.75%) CentOS
5 1 (1.75%) Fedora
5 1 (1.75%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.75%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.75%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) CRM
2 13 (22.81%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (17.54%) Business Development
5 10 (17.54%) SDLC
6 9 (15.79%) Analytics
6 9 (15.79%) Web Development
7 8 (14.04%) Computer Science
7 8 (14.04%) MVC
7 8 (14.04%) Practice Management
7 8 (14.04%) Web Design
8 7 (12.28%) Scrum
9 6 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (10.53%) Project Management
10 5 (8.77%) Data Analytics
10 5 (8.77%) Workflow
11 4 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (7.02%) Migration
11 4 (7.02%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 22 (38.60%) C#
2 21 (36.84%) SQL
3 13 (22.81%) JavaScript
4 9 (15.79%) C++
4 9 (15.79%) VB
5 8 (14.04%) MUMPS
5 8 (14.04%) VB.NET
5 8 (14.04%) VB6
5 8 (14.04%) VC++
6 4 (7.02%) T-SQL
6 4 (7.02%) VBA
7 3 (5.26%) PHP
7 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.51%) F#
8 2 (3.51%) Java
8 2 (3.51%) Python
9 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) Degree
2 7 (12.28%) MCSE
2 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 3 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (5.26%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.75%) CCNA
5 1 (1.75%) CIPD
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.75%) CISSP
5 1 (1.75%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (1.75%) GIAC
5 1 (1.75%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (1.75%) MCP
5 1 (1.75%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.75%) SANS
5 1 (1.75%) SSCP
5 1 (1.75%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.26%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.75%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
1 4 (7.02%) Docker
2 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.75%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) Puppet
2 4 (7.02%) Kubernetes
2 4 (7.02%) MOM
2 4 (7.02%) SCOrch
2 4 (7.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.75%) Ansible
3 1 (1.75%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (1.75%) Nagios
3 1 (1.75%) OpenNMS
3 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.75%) Scalr
3 1 (1.75%) SCCM
3 1 (1.75%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.75%) WMI
3 1 (1.75%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 57 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (29.82%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (8.77%) HP
3 5 (8.77%) Oracle
4 4 (7.02%) Cisco
4 4 (7.02%) Infoblox
5 3 (5.26%) Cognizant
5 3 (5.26%) SAP
6 2 (3.51%) Adobe
6 2 (3.51%) Cloudera
6 2 (3.51%) Google
6 2 (3.51%) InterSystems
6 2 (3.51%) VMware
6 2 (3.51%) Xerox
7 1 (1.75%) Alibaba
7 1 (1.75%) Ayehu
7 1 (1.75%) Hortonworks
7 1 (1.75%) Tableau
7 1 (1.75%) Talend
7 1 (1.75%) Vertica