Period
to 26 July 2021

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 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Component Object Model (COM)
England > London
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 538 555 699
Rank change year-on-year +17 +144 +78
Permanent jobs citing COM 151 11 60
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.34% 0.037% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.70% 0.089% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 37
10th Percentile £52,500 £51,375 £34,250
25th Percentile £53,657 £55,313 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +2.56%
75th Percentile £67,000 £79,375 £73,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,750 £92,750
England median annual salary £55,878 £45,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +24.17% -13.46% +1.46%

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 21,427 12,387 22,532
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 47.77% 42.17% 38.97%
Number of salaries quoted 12,590 10,361 19,071
10th Percentile £45,000 £44,750 £40,000
25th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +8.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £107,500 £97,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +10.00%

COM
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for COM in London

COM
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing COM in London.

Salary trend for COM in London

COM
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing COM in London over the 6 months to 26 July 2021.

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 26 July 2021. 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
South London - 7 - - 4
Central London -5 3 - - 16
COM
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 2021, 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.

1 151 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 108 (71.52%) Finance
3 81 (53.64%) Social Skills
4 80 (52.98%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (52.98%) Continuous Improvement
5 79 (52.32%) SQL
6 78 (51.66%) Clean Code
6 78 (51.66%) Fintech
7 76 (50.33%) .NET
8 75 (49.67%) C#
9 74 (49.01%) Continuous Integration
10 73 (48.34%) AWS
11 64 (42.38%) RESTful
11 64 (42.38%) NoSQL
12 62 (41.06%) SDLC
13 61 (40.40%) QA
14 60 (39.74%) SOLID
15 59 (39.07%) Samsung
15 59 (39.07%) Software Engineering
15 59 (39.07%) Knowledge Management
15 59 (39.07%) Integration Testing
15 59 (39.07%) OOP
16 58 (38.41%) HTTP
17 53 (35.10%) TeamCity
18 51 (33.77%) REST
19 48 (31.79%) Docker
20 41 (27.15%) Test Automation
21 34 (22.52%) Octopus Deploy
21 34 (22.52%) .NET Framework
22 33 (21.85%) Google

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 9 (5.96%) CMS
2 4 (2.65%) SAS
3 1 (0.66%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (15.89%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (12.58%) Spreadsheet
3 17 (11.26%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (2.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (12.58%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (2.65%) NetSuite
3 3 (1.99%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 73 (48.34%) AWS
2 32 (21.19%) Azure
3 12 (7.95%) SaaS
4 10 (6.62%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (4.64%) Dynamics 365
5 7 (4.64%) Power Platform
6 5 (3.31%) Azure Logic Apps
6 5 (3.31%) Boomi
6 5 (3.31%) PaaS
6 5 (3.31%) Serverless
7 4 (2.65%) GCP
7 4 (2.65%) IaaS
8 3 (1.99%) Google Data Studio
8 3 (1.99%) Microsoft 365
9 2 (1.32%) Azure Service Bus
9 2 (1.32%) Google Analytics
9 2 (1.32%) Slack
10 1 (0.66%) GitHub
10 1 (0.66%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 58 (38.41%) HTTP
2 7 (4.64%) DHCP
2 7 (4.64%) DNS
3 5 (3.31%) Internet
3 5 (3.31%) Intranet
4 3 (1.99%) Network Security
5 1 (0.66%) Firewall
5 1 (0.66%) NAS
5 1 (0.66%) SAN
5 1 (0.66%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (0.66%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (42.38%) NoSQL
2 17 (11.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 15 (9.93%) Tableau
4 12 (7.95%) SQL Server
5 6 (3.97%) Data Lake
5 6 (3.97%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.31%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.31%) RavenDB
7 4 (2.65%) Power BI
8 3 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.66%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.66%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.66%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 53 (35.10%) TeamCity
2 34 (22.52%) Octopus Deploy
3 15 (9.93%) Git (software)
4 11 (7.28%) JIRA
5 7 (4.64%) Visual Studio
6 6 (3.97%) Bitbucket
6 6 (3.97%) Postman
7 2 (1.32%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (1.32%) WinDbg
8 1 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.66%) Charles Proxy
8 1 (0.66%) GitLab
8 1 (0.66%) GoCD
8 1 (0.66%) Hudson
8 1 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.66%) TestRail
8 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 108 (71.52%) Finance
2 81 (53.64%) Social Skills
3 24 (15.89%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (12.58%) Marketing
5 18 (11.92%) Retail
6 14 (9.27%) Legal
7 10 (6.62%) Brand Awareness
8 8 (5.30%) Advertising
9 3 (1.99%) Presentation Skills
10 2 (1.32%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 1 (0.66%) Games
11 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.66%) Organisational Skills
11 1 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 59 (39.07%) Software Engineer
2 28 (18.54%) Developer
3 19 (12.58%) Software Developer
4 14 (9.27%) Senior Developer
4 14 (9.27%) Senior Software Engineer
5 9 (5.96%) Senior Software Developer
5 9 (5.96%) Server Engineer
5 9 (5.96%) Team Leader
6 6 (3.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (3.31%) .NET Developer
7 5 (3.31%) Business Development Manager
7 5 (3.31%) Business Manager
7 5 (3.31%) Development Manager
7 5 (3.31%) Integration Developer
7 5 (3.31%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (3.31%) Senior Integration Developer
8 4 (2.65%) Analyst
9 3 (1.99%) Architect
9 3 (1.99%) Business Analyst
9 3 (1.99%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (50.33%) .NET
2 64 (42.38%) RESTful
3 51 (33.77%) REST
4 34 (22.52%) .NET Framework
5 33 (21.85%) .NET Core
6 15 (9.93%) ASP.NET Web API
6 15 (9.93%) HTML
7 14 (9.27%) ASP.NET
7 14 (9.27%) CSS
8 9 (5.96%) ASP.NET Core
9 5 (3.31%) AngularJS
9 5 (3.31%) HTML5
9 5 (3.31%) jQuery
9 5 (3.31%) JSON
9 5 (3.31%) Swagger
10 3 (1.99%) Elastic Stack
11 1 (0.66%) Ktor
11 1 (0.66%) OpenID
11 1 (0.66%) Pixi.js
11 1 (0.66%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 33 (21.85%) Virtual Team
2 28 (18.54%) Self-Motivation
3 14 (9.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (3.31%) Driving Licence
4 5 (3.31%) Social Media
5 4 (2.65%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.99%) Analytical Mindset
6 3 (1.99%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.32%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.32%) Handset
7 2 (1.32%) Reinsurance
7 2 (1.32%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.66%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.66%) Legacy Systems
8 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.66%) Online Games
8 1 (0.66%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.61%) Windows
2 10 (6.62%) Windows Server
3 4 (2.65%) Linux
4 3 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.99%) Windows Server 2016
4 3 (1.99%) Windows Server 2019
5 2 (1.32%) Android
6 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (52.98%) Agile Software Development
1 80 (52.98%) Continuous Improvement
2 78 (51.66%) Clean Code
2 78 (51.66%) Fintech
3 74 (49.01%) Continuous Integration
4 62 (41.06%) SDLC
5 60 (39.74%) SOLID
6 59 (39.07%) Integration Testing
6 59 (39.07%) Knowledge Management
6 59 (39.07%) OOP
6 59 (39.07%) Software Engineering
7 41 (27.15%) Test Automation
8 30 (19.87%) Kalman Filter
9 29 (19.21%) ERP
10 28 (18.54%) Microservices
11 27 (17.88%) Problem-Solving
12 25 (16.56%) Decision-Making
13 24 (15.89%) TDD
14 23 (15.23%) Contract Negotiation
14 23 (15.23%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 79 (52.32%) SQL
2 75 (49.67%) C#
3 31 (20.53%) C
4 30 (19.87%) JavaScript
5 19 (12.58%) Python
6 11 (7.28%) PowerShell
7 10 (6.62%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.32%) PHP
8 2 (1.32%) VBScript
8 2 (1.32%) X++
9 1 (0.66%) Groovy
9 1 (0.66%) Java
9 1 (0.66%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 5 (3.31%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.65%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.99%) Degree
4 1 (0.66%) ACCA
4 1 (0.66%) CIMA
4 1 (0.66%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (40.40%) QA
2 21 (13.91%) GDPR
3 6 (3.97%) ITGC
3 6 (3.97%) PCI DSS
3 6 (3.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (2.65%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.66%) Accessibility
5 1 (0.66%) PMO
System Software
1 48 (31.79%) Docker
2 12 (7.95%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.99%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.66%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (8.61%) Terraform
2 6 (3.97%) Single Sign-On
3 4 (2.65%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.99%) Ansible
4 3 (1.99%) Consul
4 3 (1.99%) Grafana
4 3 (1.99%) Graphite
4 3 (1.99%) Opsview
4 3 (1.99%) Packer
4 3 (1.99%) Prometheus
5 2 (1.32%) Perfmon
5 2 (1.32%) SCCM
5 2 (1.32%) SCOM
6 1 (0.66%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.66%) SCSM
6 1 (0.66%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 151 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 59 (39.07%) Samsung
3 33 (21.85%) Google
4 18 (11.92%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (5.30%) Apple
5 8 (5.30%) Facebook
6 6 (3.97%) Okta
6 6 (3.97%) Splunk
7 5 (3.31%) MuleSoft
7 5 (3.31%) ServiceNow
8 4 (2.65%) JD Edwards
9 2 (1.32%) Bloomberg
9 2 (1.32%) IBM
9 2 (1.32%) Reuters
10 1 (0.66%) Jedox
10 1 (0.66%) Nintex
10 1 (0.66%) Oracle
10 1 (0.66%) SAP
10 1 (0.66%) Symantec
10 1 (0.66%) VMware