Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Component Object Model (COM)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 271 274 261
Rank change year-on-year +3 -13 +12
Permanent jobs citing COM 16 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.22% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 0.39% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 10
Manchester median annual salary £34,000 £55,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.18% +53.85% +2.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £41,975 £33,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £63,750 £42,125
North West median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year -23.81% +46.85% +2.14%

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 Manchester with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,545 3,361 2,769
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 47.81% 45.14% 39.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3,008 2,984 2,463
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

COM
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing COM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for COM in Manchester

COM
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing COM in Manchester.

Salary trend for COM in Manchester

COM
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing COM in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for COM in Manchester

COM
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 20 January 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
Stockport - 2 £47,500 - 1
Salford - 1 £27,500 - 1
COM
North West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for COM.

1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) Finance
3 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce
3 7 (43.75%) HTML
3 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 6 (37.50%) .NET
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) Scrum
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (31.25%) TDD
5 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
5 5 (31.25%) BDD
5 5 (31.25%) Machine Learning
5 5 (31.25%) React
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
5 5 (31.25%) CSS
5 5 (31.25%) SQL
5 5 (31.25%) C#
5 5 (31.25%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (25.00%) MVC
6 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (25.00%) HTML5
6 4 (25.00%) MVVM
6 4 (25.00%) CSS3
6 4 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (25.00%) NUnit
6 4 (25.00%) WCF
6 4 (25.00%) WPF

COM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (12.50%) Acrobat
3 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) NetSuite
2 2 (12.50%) Infor M3
2 2 (12.50%) Magento
2 2 (12.50%) Sage 200
2 2 (12.50%) Shopify
3 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (6.25%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (12.50%) SaaS
3 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (6.25%) Force.com
3 1 (6.25%) npm
3 1 (6.25%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 1 (6.25%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Ethernet
1 3 (18.75%) Profibus
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) NUnit
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Marketing
3 2 (12.50%) General Ledger
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) C# Software Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Software Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) .NET Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Commissioning Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) IT Support
4 2 (12.50%) Junior
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Domain Architect
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) IT Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Principal Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) HTML
2 6 (37.50%) .NET
3 5 (31.25%) CSS
3 5 (31.25%) React
4 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (25.00%) CSS3
4 4 (25.00%) HTML5
4 4 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (25.00%) WCF
4 4 (25.00%) WPF
5 3 (18.75%) XML
6 1 (6.25%) Redux
6 1 (6.25%) RESTful
6 1 (6.25%) Sass
6 1 (6.25%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (18.75%) SCADA
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
4 1 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (6.25%) iPad
4 1 (6.25%) Life Science
4 1 (6.25%) Social Media
4 1 (6.25%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Scrum
3 5 (31.25%) BDD
3 5 (31.25%) Machine Learning
3 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
3 5 (31.25%) TDD
4 4 (25.00%) MVC
4 4 (25.00%) MVVM
5 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
6 2 (12.50%) Case Management
6 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) Workflow
7 1 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (6.25%) DevOps
7 1 (6.25%) Microservices
7 1 (6.25%) Mob Programming
7 1 (6.25%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) C#
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) Apex Code
4 1 (6.25%) C++
4 1 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) MCSA
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
1 1 (6.25%) PMP
1 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (6.25%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) PMO
1 1 (6.25%) QA
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Docker
2 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Rockwell
2 3 (18.75%) Siemens
3 2 (12.50%) Adobe
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Sage
3 2 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) Cognizant
4 1 (6.25%) Facebook
4 1 (6.25%) McAfee
4 1 (6.25%) Reuters
4 1 (6.25%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) Siebel
4 1 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Workday