Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Component Object Model (COM)
England > London
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 746 765 750
Rank change year-on-year +19 -15 -67
Permanent jobs citing COM 76 94 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 0.32% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 50 73 132
London median annual salary £57,500 £50,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.86% -8.18% +10.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,800 £27,825
90th Percentile £73,750 £89,100 £84,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £46,750
% change year-on-year +23.53% -9.09% +10.00%

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 28,512 29,334 32,780
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 40.92% 39.74% 40.47%
Number of salaries quoted 23,278 23,928 28,881
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 17 August 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 17 August 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 -28 24 £70,000 +33.33% 23
West London +31 3 £26,500 -57.60% 7
East London -3 2 £52,500 - 3
South London - 1 £48,000 - 2
COM
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 76 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 40 (52.63%) Salesforce.com
3 38 (50.00%) CRM
4 27 (35.53%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (30.26%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (23.68%) SQL
7 17 (22.37%) SQL Server
8 16 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
8 16 (21.05%) Microsoft Excel
8 16 (21.05%) Dynamics CRM
8 16 (21.05%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 15 (19.74%) Degree
9 15 (19.74%) Oracle
9 15 (19.74%) Finance
10 14 (18.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (17.11%) Marketing
11 13 (17.11%) Project Management
11 13 (17.11%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
13 11 (14.47%) Mentoring
13 11 (14.47%) .NET
13 11 (14.47%) Windows
14 10 (13.16%) T-SQL
14 10 (13.16%) Java
14 10 (13.16%) Scrum
14 10 (13.16%) Mason
14 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
15 9 (11.84%) Dimensional Modelling
15 9 (11.84%) Force.com

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 4 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.95%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.63%) CMS
3 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.63%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.32%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.32%) Drupal
4 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (21.05%) Microsoft Excel
1 16 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (7.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (5.26%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.95%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (21.05%) Dynamics CRM
1 16 (21.05%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 6 (7.89%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.32%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.32%) Sage 200
3 1 (1.32%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (1.32%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (11.84%) Force.com
3 7 (9.21%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 6 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (6.58%) Veeva
6 4 (5.26%) SaaS
7 2 (2.63%) Data Lake Analytics
8 1 (1.32%) Azure Functions
8 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.32%) G Suite
8 1 (1.32%) IaaS
8 1 (1.32%) NuGet
8 1 (1.32%) Office 365
8 1 (1.32%) PaaS
8 1 (1.32%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 1 (1.32%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) HTTP
2 3 (3.95%) LAN
2 3 (3.95%) WAN
3 2 (2.63%) Internet
4 1 (1.32%) 802.11
4 1 (1.32%) DNS
4 1 (1.32%) Firewall
4 1 (1.32%) Network Security
4 1 (1.32%) Skype
4 1 (1.32%) VLAN
4 1 (1.32%) VPN
4 1 (1.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.37%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (17.11%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (9.21%) Power BI
6 4 (5.26%) Data Lake
6 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.95%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (3.95%) QlikView
7 3 (3.95%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.63%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.63%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.32%) Endeca
9 1 (1.32%) MS Access
9 1 (1.32%) MySQL
9 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.32%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (3.95%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.63%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.63%) JIRA
3 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.63%) TestRail
4 1 (1.32%) FxCop
4 1 (1.32%) InstallShield
4 1 (1.32%) Moq
4 1 (1.32%) NUnit
4 1 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.32%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.32%) Selenium
4 1 (1.32%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (19.74%) Finance
2 13 (17.11%) Marketing
3 5 (6.58%) Retail
4 4 (5.26%) Banking
4 4 (5.26%) Legal
5 3 (3.95%) Law
6 2 (2.63%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.32%) Advertising
7 1 (1.32%) Back Office
7 1 (1.32%) Digital Economy
7 1 (1.32%) French Language
7 1 (1.32%) Front Office
7 1 (1.32%) Games
7 1 (1.32%) Military
7 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (26.32%) Developer
2 15 (19.74%) Analyst
3 12 (15.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 10 (13.16%) Business Analyst
5 7 (9.21%) Administrator
5 7 (9.21%) Project Manager
6 6 (7.89%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) Architect
7 5 (6.58%) Business Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (6.58%) Salesforce Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) Salesforce Business Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) Senior Business Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Lead Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Salesforce Administrator
8 4 (5.26%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Desktop Support
9 3 (3.95%) Junior
9 3 (3.95%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.95%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.47%) .NET
2 10 (13.16%) Mason
3 9 (11.84%) XML
4 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 4 (5.26%) Visualforce
5 3 (3.95%) .NET Framework
5 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (3.95%) HTML
5 3 (3.95%) J2EE
5 3 (3.95%) React
5 3 (3.95%) WinForms
6 2 (2.63%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (2.63%) CSS
6 2 (2.63%) Middleware
6 2 (2.63%) Node.js
6 2 (2.63%) REST
6 2 (2.63%) Spring
6 2 (2.63%) WPF
7 1 (1.32%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (7.89%) Life Science
3 6 (7.89%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.89%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (6.58%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.63%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.32%) Derivative
6 1 (1.32%) Digital Signage
6 1 (1.32%) Fintech
6 1 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.32%) PDA
6 1 (1.32%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.32%) Replication
6 1 (1.32%) Social Media
6 1 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.47%) Windows
2 5 (6.58%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.26%) Linux
4 3 (3.95%) Windows 10
4 3 (3.95%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.63%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.32%) Debian
6 1 (1.32%) Solaris
6 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (50.00%) CRM
2 27 (35.53%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (30.26%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (17.11%) Project Management
5 12 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (14.47%) Mentoring
7 10 (13.16%) Scrum
8 9 (11.84%) Data Management
8 9 (11.84%) Dimensional Modelling
8 9 (11.84%) Kimball Methodology
9 8 (10.53%) Performance Optimisation
9 8 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (9.21%) Decision-Making
10 7 (9.21%) Presales
10 7 (9.21%) PRINCE2
10 7 (9.21%) Workflow
11 6 (7.89%) B2B
11 6 (7.89%) Information Management
11 6 (7.89%) SDLC
11 6 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (23.68%) SQL
2 10 (13.16%) Java
2 10 (13.16%) T-SQL
3 9 (11.84%) C#
4 8 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 7 (9.21%) C++
6 5 (6.58%) Apex Code
6 5 (6.58%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.95%) VB
7 3 (3.95%) VBA
8 1 (1.32%) C
8 1 (1.32%) Groovy
8 1 (1.32%) Jython
8 1 (1.32%) MUMPS
8 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.32%) Python
8 1 (1.32%) Ruby
8 1 (1.32%) Scala
8 1 (1.32%) VB6
8 1 (1.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (19.74%) Degree
2 7 (9.21%) PMI Certification
2 7 (9.21%) PMP
3 4 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (3.95%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.95%) MCSE
4 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.63%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.32%) CCNA
6 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.32%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) QA
2 3 (3.95%) GDPR
3 2 (2.63%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (2.63%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.32%) PMO
4 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.58%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.32%) DFS Replication
3 1 (1.32%) Docker
3 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.32%) pfSense
3 1 (1.32%) XenApp
3 1 (1.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) HP ALM
1 2 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.63%) SCCM
2 1 (1.32%) Rsyslog
2 1 (1.32%) WMI
Vendors
1 76 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 40 (52.63%) Salesforce.com
3 15 (19.74%) Oracle
4 5 (6.58%) Cognizant
4 5 (6.58%) SAP
4 5 (6.58%) Siebel
5 4 (5.26%) VMware
6 3 (3.95%) Tableau
7 2 (2.63%) Alteryx
7 2 (2.63%) Citrix
7 2 (2.63%) Dell
7 2 (2.63%) HP
7 2 (2.63%) IBM
7 2 (2.63%) Informatica
7 2 (2.63%) Lotus
7 2 (2.63%) Talend
7 2 (2.63%) Xerox
8 1 (1.32%) Adobe
8 1 (1.32%) CA
8 1 (1.32%) Interwoven