Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Component Object Model (COM)
England > London
6 months to
18 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 558 465 699
Rank change year-on-year -93 +234 +67
Permanent jobs citing COM 171 9 46
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.34% 0.046% 0.084%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.72% 0.10% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 26 4 35
10th Percentile £30,313 £29,125 £38,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £40,938 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,750 £62,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -6.00% +19.05% +5.00%
75th Percentile £67,500 £79,375 £71,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,750 £84,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 23,841 8,800 21,393
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 47.37% 45.45% 39.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13,515 7,626 17,990
10th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £40,875
25th Percentile £56,250 £56,250 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,450 £113,750 £100,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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
Central London -61 5 £52,500 +5.00% 59
South London - 5 - - 6
West London - 1 £60,000 - 11
COM
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 171 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 121 (70.76%) Finance
3 83 (48.54%) Social Skills
4 82 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
5 81 (47.37%) SQL
6 79 (46.20%) .NET
6 79 (46.20%) Clean Code
6 79 (46.20%) Fintech
7 77 (45.03%) C#
8 74 (43.27%) Continuous Integration
8 74 (43.27%) AWS
8 74 (43.27%) Continuous Improvement
9 64 (37.43%) NoSQL
10 60 (35.09%) RESTful
11 56 (32.75%) SDLC
12 55 (32.16%) QA
13 54 (31.58%) Software Engineering
13 54 (31.58%) SOLID
14 53 (30.99%) Samsung
14 53 (30.99%) Integration Testing
14 53 (30.99%) OOP
15 52 (30.41%) HTTP
15 52 (30.41%) Knowledge Management
16 48 (28.07%) REST
17 46 (26.90%) TeamCity
18 42 (24.56%) JavaScript
18 42 (24.56%) Virtual Team
19 41 (23.98%) Problem-Solving
19 41 (23.98%) Azure
20 40 (23.39%) Test Automation

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 11 (6.43%) CMS
2 4 (2.34%) SAS
Applications
1 34 (19.88%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (11.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (11.70%) Spreadsheet
3 9 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.17%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 26 (15.20%) Payment Gateway
2 8 (4.68%) NetSuite
3 6 (3.51%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (2.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 74 (43.27%) AWS
2 41 (23.98%) Azure
3 13 (7.60%) Dynamics 365
3 13 (7.60%) SaaS
4 10 (5.85%) Power Platform
5 7 (4.09%) Boomi
6 6 (3.51%) Azure Logic Apps
6 6 (3.51%) GCP
6 6 (3.51%) Serverless
7 5 (2.92%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (2.92%) Microsoft 365
8 4 (2.34%) PaaS
9 3 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (1.75%) PowerApps
9 3 (1.75%) Slack
10 2 (1.17%) Azure Functions
10 2 (1.17%) Azure Service Bus
10 2 (1.17%) Power Automate
11 1 (0.58%) Azure App Service
11 1 (0.58%) Azure Cosmos DB
Communications & Networking
1 52 (30.41%) HTTP
2 6 (3.51%) DHCP
2 6 (3.51%) DNS
3 5 (2.92%) Internet
3 5 (2.92%) Intranet
4 3 (1.75%) Firewall
5 2 (1.17%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.58%) NAS
6 1 (0.58%) SAN
6 1 (0.58%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (37.43%) NoSQL
2 24 (14.04%) Tableau
3 17 (9.94%) SQL Server
4 13 (7.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 8 (4.68%) Relational Database
6 7 (4.09%) Data Lake
6 7 (4.09%) MongoDB
6 7 (4.09%) Power BI
6 7 (4.09%) RavenDB
7 5 (2.92%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.58%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.58%) Blockchain
10 1 (0.58%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 46 (26.90%) TeamCity
2 28 (16.37%) Octopus Deploy
3 18 (10.53%) Git (software)
4 13 (7.60%) JIRA
5 8 (4.68%) Visual Studio
6 7 (4.09%) Bitbucket
6 7 (4.09%) Postman
7 3 (1.75%) WinDbg
8 2 (1.17%) Toad
8 2 (1.17%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.58%) InstallShield
9 1 (0.58%) MorphX
9 1 (0.58%) MSI
General
1 121 (70.76%) Finance
2 83 (48.54%) Social Skills
3 32 (18.71%) Retail
4 27 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (14.04%) Marketing
6 22 (12.87%) Legal
7 18 (10.53%) Brand Awareness
8 6 (3.51%) Advertising
8 6 (3.51%) Manufacturing
9 5 (2.92%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (2.92%) Presentation Skills
10 4 (2.34%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 3 (1.75%) Organisational Skills
12 2 (1.17%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.58%) Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (30.99%) Software Engineer
2 37 (21.64%) Developer
3 26 (15.20%) Software Developer
4 19 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 13 (7.60%) Senior Software Engineer
6 11 (6.43%) Consultant
6 11 (6.43%) Senior Software Developer
6 11 (6.43%) Server Engineer
7 7 (4.09%) .NET Developer
7 7 (4.09%) Integration Developer
7 7 (4.09%) Senior .NET Developer
7 7 (4.09%) Senior Integration Developer
8 5 (2.92%) Analytics Consultant
8 5 (2.92%) Business Development Manager
8 5 (2.92%) Business Manager
8 5 (2.92%) Development Manager
8 5 (2.92%) Senior Consultant
9 4 (2.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (2.34%) Support Engineer
10 3 (1.75%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (46.20%) .NET
2 60 (35.09%) RESTful
3 48 (28.07%) REST
4 37 (21.64%) .NET Framework
5 31 (18.13%) .NET Core
6 23 (13.45%) HTML
7 21 (12.28%) ASP.NET Web API
8 20 (11.70%) CSS
9 18 (10.53%) ASP.NET
10 11 (6.43%) ASP.NET Core
11 7 (4.09%) AngularJS
11 7 (4.09%) HTML5
11 7 (4.09%) jQuery
11 7 (4.09%) JSON
11 7 (4.09%) Swagger
12 2 (1.17%) ODBC
13 1 (0.58%) ADO
13 1 (0.58%) Web Services
13 1 (0.58%) XHTML
13 1 (0.58%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (24.56%) Virtual Team
2 29 (16.96%) Self-Motivation
3 11 (6.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (3.51%) Social Media
5 5 (2.92%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.75%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.75%) Handset
6 3 (1.75%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.75%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.17%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.17%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.58%) Blog
8 1 (0.58%) Legacy Systems
8 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.58%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.43%) Windows
2 9 (5.26%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.75%) Android
4 2 (1.17%) Linux
5 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (46.20%) Clean Code
2 79 (46.20%) Fintech
3 74 (43.27%) Continuous Improvement
3 74 (43.27%) Continuous Integration
4 56 (32.75%) SDLC
5 54 (31.58%) Software Engineering
5 54 (31.58%) SOLID
6 53 (30.99%) Integration Testing
6 53 (30.99%) OOP
7 52 (30.41%) Knowledge Management
8 41 (23.98%) Problem-Solving
9 40 (23.39%) Test Automation
10 36 (21.05%) ERP
10 36 (21.05%) Microservices
11 32 (18.71%) Decision-Making
11 32 (18.71%) DevOps
12 29 (16.96%) TDD
13 26 (15.20%) Data Protection
13 26 (15.20%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 81 (47.37%) SQL
2 77 (45.03%) C#
3 42 (24.56%) JavaScript
4 28 (16.37%) Python
5 26 (15.20%) C
6 12 (7.02%) PowerShell
6 12 (7.02%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.34%) VBScript
7 4 (2.34%) X++
8 2 (1.17%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.17%) VBA
9 1 (0.58%) Groovy
9 1 (0.58%) Java
9 1 (0.58%) Kotlin
9 1 (0.58%) PHP
9 1 (0.58%) Winbatch
Qualifications
1 8 (4.68%) Degree
2 6 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.75%) ACCA
3 3 (1.75%) CIMA
3 3 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.17%) MCITP
4 2 (1.17%) MCSA
4 2 (1.17%) MCSD
5 1 (0.58%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.58%) AAT
5 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.58%) PMP
5 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (32.16%) QA
2 31 (18.13%) GDPR
3 4 (2.34%) ITGC
3 4 (2.34%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.17%) SLA
5 1 (0.58%) Accessibility
5 1 (0.58%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.58%) PMO
System Software
1 39 (22.81%) Docker
2 9 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.58%) Firmware
4 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.58%) vSphere
4 1 (0.58%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (7.02%) Terraform
2 5 (2.92%) SCCM
3 4 (2.34%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (1.75%) Perfmon
5 2 (1.17%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.17%) SCOM
6 1 (0.58%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.58%) SCSM
6 1 (0.58%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 171 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 53 (30.99%) Samsung
3 30 (17.54%) Google
3 30 (17.54%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (5.85%) Apple
5 8 (4.68%) JD Edwards
6 7 (4.09%) Cognizant
6 7 (4.09%) MuleSoft
6 7 (4.09%) ServiceNow
7 5 (2.92%) Facebook
7 5 (2.92%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (2.34%) Okta
8 4 (2.34%) Splunk
9 3 (1.75%) Bloomberg
9 3 (1.75%) Oracle
9 3 (1.75%) Reuters
10 2 (1.17%) Citrix
10 2 (1.17%) Demandware
10 2 (1.17%) TIBCO
10 2 (1.17%) VMware