Period
to 17 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Component Object Model (COM)
England > London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 758 745 672
Rank change year-on-year -13 -73 +4
Permanent jobs citing COM 82 112 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.15% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.37% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 65 100 178
London median annual salary £49,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,800 £35,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £88,875 £74,125
England median annual salary £42,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.60% +3.33% +3.15%

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 29486 30548 33580
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 39.04% 40.15% 37.56%
Number of salaries quoted 23988 26899 28780
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £34,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £83,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 17 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +20 22 £42,500 +6.25% 5
South London +7 4 £49,500 -28.78%
West London +9 3 £75,000 +11.11%
East London +2 1 - - 2
COM
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing COM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for COM.

1 82 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 39 (47.56%) Windows
3 36 (43.90%) .NET
4 31 (37.80%) Oracle
4 31 (37.80%) C#
5 30 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (34.15%) SQL Server
6 28 (34.15%) Salesforce.com
7 27 (32.93%) Finance
8 26 (31.71%) JavaScript
8 26 (31.71%) ASP.NET
9 25 (30.49%) MVC
9 25 (30.49%) Scrum
10 24 (29.27%) Microsoft Office
10 24 (29.27%) Degree
11 23 (28.05%) SQL
11 23 (28.05%) CRM
12 22 (26.83%) Team Foundation Server
12 22 (26.83%) ASP.NET MVC
13 21 (25.61%) Software Engineering
13 21 (25.61%) VB
13 21 (25.61%) Wireless
14 20 (24.39%) Project Management
14 20 (24.39%) VB6
15 18 (21.95%) PDA
15 18 (21.95%) Life Science
15 18 (21.95%) WinForms
15 18 (21.95%) Java
15 18 (21.95%) Oracle Forms
15 18 (21.95%) OLTP

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 (13.41%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.88%) IIS
3 2 (2.44%) CMS
3 2 (2.44%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.44%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.44%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.22%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 24 (29.27%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (17.07%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (8.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (8.54%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 13 (15.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (10.98%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 7 (8.54%) NetSuite
4 2 (2.44%) Relativity
5 1 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (18.29%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (12.20%) Office 365
3 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (8.54%) Veeva
4 5 (6.10%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 4 (4.88%) Dropbox
5 4 (4.88%) Force.com
5 4 (4.88%) Google Drive
5 4 (4.88%) SaaS
6 3 (3.66%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (2.44%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (1.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 21 (25.61%) Wireless
2 6 (7.32%) DNS
3 5 (6.10%) HTTP
4 3 (3.66%) WAN
5 2 (2.44%) Firewall
5 2 (2.44%) Internet
5 2 (2.44%) IP Telephony
5 2 (2.44%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.44%) VPN
6 1 (1.22%) DHCP
6 1 (1.22%) Intranet
6 1 (1.22%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.22%) SAN
6 1 (1.22%) Skype
6 1 (1.22%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.22%) VLAN
6 1 (1.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (34.15%) SQL Server
2 18 (21.95%) OLTP
3 5 (6.10%) Hadoop
3 5 (6.10%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (6.10%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.44%) MySQL
5 2 (2.44%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (1.22%) OLAP
6 1 (1.22%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (1.22%) Power BI
6 1 (1.22%) PowerPivot
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (26.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (21.95%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (7.32%) Visual Studio
4 5 (6.10%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (4.88%) MSI
5 4 (4.88%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 2 (2.44%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.44%) SpecFlow
6 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (32.93%) Finance
2 17 (20.73%) Pharmaceutical
3 13 (15.85%) Marketing
4 7 (8.54%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.88%) Retail
6 3 (3.66%) Back Office
6 3 (3.66%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.66%) Law
7 2 (2.44%) Advertising
7 2 (2.44%) Banking
7 2 (2.44%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.44%) Legal
8 1 (1.22%) Billing
8 1 (1.22%) French Language
8 1 (1.22%) Front Office
8 1 (1.22%) German Language
8 1 (1.22%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 25 (30.49%) Developer
2 18 (21.95%) C# Developer
3 15 (18.29%) Analyst
4 13 (15.85%) C# Software Developer
5 9 (10.98%) .NET Developer
5 9 (10.98%) Architect
5 9 (10.98%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.10%) Administrator
6 5 (6.10%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 5 (6.10%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 5 (6.10%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (6.10%) Junior
6 5 (6.10%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (6.10%) Senior Business Analyst
6 5 (6.10%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
6 5 (6.10%) Software Developer
7 4 (4.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Financial Analyst
7 4 (4.88%) Junior C# Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (43.90%) .NET
2 26 (31.71%) ASP.NET
3 22 (26.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (21.95%) WinForms
5 13 (15.85%) Web Services
6 8 (9.76%) XML
7 7 (8.54%) .NET Framework
7 7 (8.54%) Visualforce
8 6 (7.32%) HTML
8 6 (7.32%) REST
9 4 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (4.88%) CSS
9 4 (4.88%) WCF
9 4 (4.88%) WPF
10 3 (3.66%) J2EE
11 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (2.44%) Code First Entity Framework
11 2 (2.44%) CSS3
11 2 (2.44%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.95%) Life Science
1 18 (21.95%) PDA
2 11 (13.41%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.54%) Computer Science
4 6 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.88%) User Experience
6 3 (3.66%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.44%) Clustering
7 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.44%) Hedge funds
7 2 (2.44%) Smart Meter
7 2 (2.44%) W3C
8 1 (1.22%) BYOD
8 1 (1.22%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.22%) Fintech
8 1 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.22%) Marketing Technology
8 1 (1.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (47.56%) Windows
2 8 (9.76%) Windows Server
3 5 (6.10%) Windows 10
3 5 (6.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.88%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.22%) Linux
5 1 (1.22%) Unix
5 1 (1.22%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (30.49%) MVC
2 25 (30.49%) Scrum
3 23 (28.05%) CRM
4 21 (25.61%) Software Engineering
5 20 (24.39%) Project Management
6 14 (17.07%) Business Analysis
7 12 (14.63%) Process Improvement
7 12 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (14.63%) Workflow
8 11 (13.41%) SDLC
8 11 (13.41%) Unit Testing
8 11 (13.41%) Web Development
9 10 (12.20%) Test Scripting
10 7 (8.54%) Business Process Improvement
10 7 (8.54%) Multithreading
11 6 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (7.32%) ITIL
11 6 (7.32%) Mentoring
11 6 (7.32%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 31 (37.80%) C#
2 26 (31.71%) JavaScript
3 23 (28.05%) SQL
4 21 (25.61%) VB
5 20 (24.39%) VB6
6 18 (21.95%) Java
7 17 (20.73%) C++
8 10 (12.20%) PL/SQL
9 7 (8.54%) Apex Code
10 5 (6.10%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.44%) PHP
12 1 (1.22%) C
12 1 (1.22%) Perl
12 1 (1.22%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 24 (29.27%) Degree
2 8 (9.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (7.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (7.32%) PMI Certification
3 6 (7.32%) PMP
4 4 (4.88%) MCSD
5 1 (1.22%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.32%) QA
2 2 (2.44%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.44%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.44%) PMO
3 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (10.98%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.32%) Hyper-V
2 6 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.88%) vSphere
4 2 (2.44%) XenApp
5 1 (1.22%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (6.10%) SCCM
2 4 (4.88%) PowerCLI
2 4 (4.88%) SCOM
3 3 (3.66%) vCenter Server
3 3 (3.66%) vRealize
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 82 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 31 (37.80%) Oracle
3 28 (34.15%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (9.76%) Google
4 8 (9.76%) VMware
5 7 (8.54%) Siebel
6 6 (7.32%) Citrix
6 6 (7.32%) Informatica
7 5 (6.10%) Cognizant
7 5 (6.10%) Tableau
8 4 (4.88%) Cisco
8 4 (4.88%) HP
9 3 (3.66%) IBM
9 3 (3.66%) SAP
10 2 (2.44%) NetApp
11 1 (1.22%) Adobe
11 1 (1.22%) DoubleClick
11 1 (1.22%) JD Edwards
11 1 (1.22%) Reuters
11 1 (1.22%) Sitecore