Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Component Object Model (COM)
England > London
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 760 738 714
Rank change year-on-year -22 -24 +18
Permanent jobs citing COM 65 85 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.094% 0.12% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.31% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 42 66 146
London median annual salary £65,000 £45,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.44% -21.74% +6.98%
10th Percentile £38,750 £28,500 £29,875
90th Percentile £79,750 £92,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £52,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +30.00% -20.00% +20.48%

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 27,947 27,759 32,870
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 40.55% 40.69% 39.93%
Number of salaries quoted 23,002 23,673 28,759
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -32 19 £72,500 +38.10% 24
South London - 2 £49,500 - 2
COM
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 65 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 34 (52.31%) Salesforce.com
3 33 (50.77%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (40.00%) CRM
5 25 (38.46%) SQL
6 24 (36.92%) SQL Server
7 21 (32.31%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (26.15%) Problem-Solving
9 16 (24.62%) .NET
9 16 (24.62%) C#
10 15 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (21.54%) Scrum
11 14 (21.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 13 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
12 13 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (20.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 12 (18.46%) Mentoring
13 12 (18.46%) T-SQL
13 12 (18.46%) Oracle
13 12 (18.46%) Marketing
13 12 (18.46%) Degree
14 11 (16.92%) Microsoft Azure
14 11 (16.92%) XML
14 11 (16.92%) JavaScript
14 11 (16.92%) Finance
14 11 (16.92%) Project Management
14 11 (16.92%) Performance Tuning
15 10 (15.38%) Process Improvement
15 10 (15.38%) C++
15 10 (15.38%) Java

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 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.54%) CMS
2 1 (1.54%) Confluence
2 1 (1.54%) Drupal
2 1 (1.54%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (7.69%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 13 (20.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 4 (6.15%) NetSuite
3 2 (3.08%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.54%) Sage 200
4 1 (1.54%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (1.54%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (13.85%) Force.com
3 7 (10.77%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (9.23%) SaaS
5 5 (7.69%) Office 365
5 5 (7.69%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 4 (6.15%) Veeva
7 3 (4.62%) IaaS
8 2 (3.08%) PaaS
8 2 (3.08%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 1 (1.54%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (1.54%) Data Lake Analytics
9 1 (1.54%) G Suite
9 1 (1.54%) Google Analytics
9 1 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) HTTP
2 3 (4.62%) VLAN
2 3 (4.62%) Wireless
3 2 (3.08%) Firewall
4 1 (1.54%) 802.11
4 1 (1.54%) Network Security
4 1 (1.54%) Skype
4 1 (1.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (36.92%) SQL Server
2 14 (21.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (12.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (10.77%) Power BI
6 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (4.62%) Data Lake
8 3 (4.62%) NoSQL
8 3 (4.62%) OLTP
8 3 (4.62%) QlikView
9 2 (3.08%) Couchbase
9 2 (3.08%) Geospatial Data
9 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.54%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (1.54%) Big Data
10 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.54%) HDInsight
10 1 (1.54%) PowerPivot
10 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.15%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (4.62%) JIRA
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (3.08%) TestRail
5 1 (1.54%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (1.54%) MSI
5 1 (1.54%) Selenium
5 1 (1.54%) WinDbg
General
1 12 (18.46%) Marketing
2 11 (16.92%) Finance
3 6 (9.23%) Retail
4 5 (7.69%) Manufacturing
5 4 (6.15%) Back Office
6 3 (4.62%) Law
6 3 (4.62%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (3.08%) Front Office
8 1 (1.54%) Advertising
8 1 (1.54%) Banking
8 1 (1.54%) Digital Economy
8 1 (1.54%) Games
8 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.54%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 23 (35.38%) Developer
2 15 (23.08%) Analyst
3 11 (16.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 10 (15.38%) Business Analyst
5 8 (12.31%) C# Developer
6 5 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 5 (7.69%) SQL Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Architect
7 4 (6.15%) Business Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.62%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Lead Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Salesforce Project Manager
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.62%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.62%) .NET
2 11 (16.92%) XML
3 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET
4 7 (10.77%) HTML
5 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (9.23%) Visualforce
6 5 (7.69%) CSS
6 5 (7.69%) Mason
6 5 (7.69%) WCF
7 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (4.62%) AngularJS
8 3 (4.62%) WinForms
8 3 (4.62%) WPF
9 2 (3.08%) J2EE
9 2 (3.08%) JSON
9 2 (3.08%) Kendo UI
9 2 (3.08%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (3.08%) REST
9 2 (3.08%) RESTful
9 2 (3.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.31%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (12.31%) Life Science
3 5 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.15%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (6.15%) Smart Meter
5 3 (4.62%) PDA
5 3 (4.62%) User Experience
6 2 (3.08%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.08%) Private Cloud
6 2 (3.08%) Renewable Energy
7 1 (1.54%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.54%) Fintech
7 1 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.54%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.54%) Online Games
7 1 (1.54%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.85%) Windows
2 3 (4.62%) Windows 10
2 3 (4.62%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.08%) Linux
3 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.54%) Debian
4 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.54%) Unix
4 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (50.77%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (40.00%) CRM
3 21 (32.31%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (26.15%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (21.54%) Scrum
6 12 (18.46%) Mentoring
7 11 (16.92%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (16.92%) Project Management
8 10 (15.38%) PRINCE2
8 10 (15.38%) Process Improvement
9 9 (13.85%) Dimensional Modelling
9 9 (13.85%) Kimball Methodology
9 9 (13.85%) Waterfall
10 8 (12.31%) Performance Optimisation
11 7 (10.77%) Business Analysis
11 7 (10.77%) MVC
11 7 (10.77%) SDLC
12 6 (9.23%) B2C
12 6 (9.23%) Mathematics
12 6 (9.23%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (38.46%) SQL
2 16 (24.62%) C#
3 12 (18.46%) T-SQL
4 11 (16.92%) JavaScript
5 10 (15.38%) C++
5 10 (15.38%) Java
6 6 (9.23%) Apex Code
6 6 (9.23%) VB
7 3 (4.62%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.62%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.62%) VB6
8 2 (3.08%) MUMPS
8 2 (3.08%) Python
9 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.54%) Clojure
9 1 (1.54%) Groovy
9 1 (1.54%) Jython
9 1 (1.54%) Perl
9 1 (1.54%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (18.46%) Degree
2 8 (12.31%) PMI Certification
2 8 (12.31%) PMP
3 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.15%) MCSE
4 4 (6.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (4.62%) ISTQB
5 3 (4.62%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.08%) MCP
6 2 (3.08%) MCSA
7 1 (1.54%) CCNA
7 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.54%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.77%) QA
2 3 (4.62%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.54%) GDPR
3 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.54%) BitLocker
3 1 (1.54%) DFS Replication
3 1 (1.54%) Docker
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.54%) pfSense
3 1 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.54%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) HP ALM
1 2 (3.08%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (3.08%) SCCM
2 1 (1.54%) Jamf Pro
2 1 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.54%) Perfmon
2 1 (1.54%) Rsyslog
2 1 (1.54%) SCOM
2 1 (1.54%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.54%) SCSM
2 1 (1.54%) vRealize
2 1 (1.54%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 1 (1.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 65 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 34 (52.31%) Salesforce.com
3 12 (18.46%) Oracle
4 4 (6.15%) Cognizant
4 4 (6.15%) Informatica
4 4 (6.15%) Siebel
5 3 (4.62%) Google
5 3 (4.62%) IBM
5 3 (4.62%) SAP
5 3 (4.62%) Tableau
6 2 (3.08%) Alteryx
6 2 (3.08%) Citrix
6 2 (3.08%) HP
6 2 (3.08%) Talend
6 2 (3.08%) TOWER Software
6 2 (3.08%) VMware
7 1 (1.54%) Capita
7 1 (1.54%) McAfee
7 1 (1.54%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.54%) Symantec