Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Component Object Model (COM)
England > London
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 744 771 740
Rank change year-on-year +27 -31 -75
Permanent jobs citing COM 63 80 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.093% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.27% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 39 64 115
London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £25,900 £27,825 £27,600
90th Percentile £76,000 £75,000 £89,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +4.65%

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 27,854 29,116 31,016
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 40.96% 39.07% 40.40%
Number of salaries quoted 22,797 23,551 27,335
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
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 16 October 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 16 October 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 16 £53,750 +22.86% 65
West London +24 3 £26,500 -64.67% 16
East London -10 2 £52,500 - 2
South London - 1 £48,000 - 1
COM
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 63 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (38.10%) Salesforce.com
3 22 (34.92%) CRM
4 19 (30.16%) Microsoft Excel
4 19 (30.16%) Microsoft Office
5 17 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (25.40%) Finance
7 14 (22.22%) Degree
7 14 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (20.63%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (17.46%) C#
9 11 (17.46%) SQL
9 11 (17.46%) Oracle
10 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
10 10 (15.87%) .NET
10 10 (15.87%) Windows
10 10 (15.87%) Management Information System
10 10 (15.87%) Marketing
10 10 (15.87%) Analytics
11 9 (14.29%) Data Management
12 8 (12.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 8 (12.70%) Project Management
12 8 (12.70%) Decision-Making
12 8 (12.70%) Self-Motivation
13 7 (11.11%) Workflow
13 7 (11.11%) JavaScript
13 7 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (11.11%) Computer Science
14 6 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
14 6 (9.52%) Mathematics

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 (7.94%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.35%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.76%) IIS
4 2 (3.17%) CMS
4 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.17%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.59%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.59%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.59%) Drupal
5 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.59%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (30.16%) Microsoft Excel
1 19 (30.16%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (12.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (9.52%) MS Visio
4 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (1.59%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (1.59%) InDesign
6 1 (1.59%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (1.59%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (7.94%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (3.17%) NetSuite
4 1 (1.59%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (1.59%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (1.59%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 14 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.76%) Force.com
3 3 (4.76%) SaaS
3 3 (4.76%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 2 (3.17%) Data Lake Analytics
4 2 (3.17%) Office 365
5 1 (1.59%) Azure Functions
5 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.59%) IaaS
5 1 (1.59%) NuGet
5 1 (1.59%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.59%) PaaS
5 1 (1.59%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 1 (1.59%) Serverless
5 1 (1.59%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (1.59%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) Internet
1 3 (4.76%) LAN
1 3 (4.76%) WAN
2 1 (1.59%) DNS
2 1 (1.59%) HTTP
2 1 (1.59%) Network Security
2 1 (1.59%) Skype
2 1 (1.59%) VPN
2 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (7.94%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (7.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (7.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.35%) Oracle Database
4 4 (6.35%) Power BI
5 3 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (4.76%) DTS
5 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (4.76%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.76%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.17%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (3.17%) Data Lake
6 2 (3.17%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.59%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.59%) Flink
7 1 (1.59%) HDInsight
7 1 (1.59%) Impala
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.76%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.59%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.59%) FxCop
4 1 (1.59%) InstallShield
4 1 (1.59%) JIRA
4 1 (1.59%) Moq
4 1 (1.59%) NUnit
4 1 (1.59%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.59%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.59%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.59%) TestRail
4 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (25.40%) Finance
2 10 (15.87%) Marketing
3 5 (7.94%) Legal
3 5 (7.94%) Retail
4 4 (6.35%) Banking
5 2 (3.17%) Advertising
5 2 (3.17%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.17%) Law
5 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.17%) Military
5 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.59%) Back Office
6 1 (1.59%) Digital Economy
6 1 (1.59%) French Language
6 1 (1.59%) Front Office
6 1 (1.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (23.81%) Analyst
1 15 (23.81%) Developer
2 12 (19.05%) Business Analyst
3 8 (12.70%) Administrator
3 8 (12.70%) Senior Developer
3 8 (12.70%) Software Developer
4 6 (9.52%) Architect
4 6 (9.52%) Salesforce Analyst
4 6 (9.52%) Salesforce Business Analyst
4 6 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (7.94%) Senior Business Analyst
5 5 (7.94%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Salesforce Administrator
7 3 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Business Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (4.76%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Desktop Support
7 3 (4.76%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.87%) .NET
2 5 (7.94%) Web Services
3 4 (6.35%) HTML
3 4 (6.35%) React
4 3 (4.76%) .NET Framework
4 3 (4.76%) AngularJS
4 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (4.76%) XML
5 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (3.17%) J2EE
5 2 (3.17%) Middleware
5 2 (3.17%) Node.js
5 2 (3.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (3.17%) WinForms
5 2 (3.17%) WPF
6 1 (1.59%) Ajax
6 1 (1.59%) jQuery
6 1 (1.59%) LINQ
6 1 (1.59%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) Management Information System
2 8 (12.70%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.17%) Social Media
5 2 (3.17%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.59%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.59%) Derivative
6 1 (1.59%) Digital Signage
6 1 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.59%) Life Science
6 1 (1.59%) Online Gambling
6 1 (1.59%) PlayStation
6 1 (1.59%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.59%) Replication
6 1 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.59%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.87%) Windows
2 4 (6.35%) Linux
2 4 (6.35%) Windows 7
2 4 (6.35%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.76%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.17%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.59%) Solaris
5 1 (1.59%) Unix
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.92%) CRM
2 17 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (20.63%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (15.87%) Analytics
5 9 (14.29%) Data Management
6 8 (12.70%) Decision-Making
6 8 (12.70%) Project Management
7 7 (11.11%) Workflow
8 6 (9.52%) Information Management
8 6 (9.52%) Machine Learning
8 6 (9.52%) Mathematics
8 6 (9.52%) MVC
9 5 (7.94%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (7.94%) Economics
9 5 (7.94%) Presales
9 5 (7.94%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (7.94%) Scrum
9 5 (7.94%) Statistical Analysis
9 5 (7.94%) Statistics
9 5 (7.94%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.46%) C#
1 11 (17.46%) SQL
2 7 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 6 (9.52%) VBA
4 5 (7.94%) Java
5 4 (6.35%) PowerShell
5 4 (6.35%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.76%) PHP
7 2 (3.17%) C++
8 1 (1.59%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.59%) C
8 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.59%) Python
8 1 (1.59%) Ruby
8 1 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) DBS Check
2 2 (3.17%) MCSE
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.59%) CIPD
3 1 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.59%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) GDPR
2 2 (3.17%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.59%) PMO
3 1 (1.59%) QA
3 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.59%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) SCCM
2 1 (1.59%) HP ALM
2 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.59%) WMI
Vendors
1 63 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (38.10%) Salesforce.com
3 11 (17.46%) Oracle
4 6 (9.52%) SAP
5 4 (6.35%) VMware
6 3 (4.76%) Xerox
7 2 (3.17%) Adobe
7 2 (3.17%) Cognizant
7 2 (3.17%) Dell
7 2 (3.17%) HP
7 2 (3.17%) IBM
7 2 (3.17%) Lotus
7 2 (3.17%) Tableau
8 1 (1.59%) Apple
8 1 (1.59%) BMC
8 1 (1.59%) CA
8 1 (1.59%) Citrix
8 1 (1.59%) Informatica
8 1 (1.59%) Interwoven
8 1 (1.59%) Siebel