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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Component Object Model (COM)
North West / Manchester
Rank 188 174 167
Rank change year-on-year -14 -7  
Permanent jobs citing COM 11 8 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.28% 0.24% 0.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.60% 0.61% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 24
Median salary £35,000 £43,750 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +36.71%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -22.22% +12.50%  

COM is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1825 1321 1608
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 46.31% 39.19% 42.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1533 1141 1406
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

COM
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing COM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +1 1 - - 1
COM
North West

COM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Manchester region with a requirement for COM.

1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (80.95%) SQL
3 14 (66.67%) C#
3 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (52.38%) MVC
6 10 (47.62%) SQL Server 2014
7 9 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (42.86%) .NET
7 9 (42.86%) WPF
8 8 (38.10%) TDD
8 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
8 8 (38.10%) MVVM
8 8 (38.10%) Entity Framework
8 8 (38.10%) Windows
8 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
8 8 (38.10%) Scrum
9 7 (33.33%) XML
9 7 (33.33%) RDBMS
9 7 (33.33%) C++
9 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio
9 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (33.33%) Degree
9 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (33.33%) Relational Database
10 6 (28.57%) .NET Compact Framework
10 6 (28.57%) Internet of Things
10 6 (28.57%) Data Structures
10 6 (28.57%) Concurrent Programming

COM
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (9.52%) Azure Machine Learning
3 2 (9.52%) PaaS
4 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Ethernet
1 6 (28.57%) RS-232
1 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.52%) Internet
3 1 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (47.62%) SQL Server 2014
3 9 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 7 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (28.57%) Hadoop
6 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (19.05%) MySQL
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (14.29%) Big Data
7 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 3 (14.29%) MS Access
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
9 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Blend
2 6 (28.57%) MSI
2 6 (28.57%) MSTest
2 6 (28.57%) NuGet
2 6 (28.57%) NUnit
2 6 (28.57%) WiX
3 2 (9.52%) Fiddler
4 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.76%) ReSharper
4 1 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Automotive
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) .NET Developer
3 7 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 6 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (28.57%) C# Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Big Data Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Database Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Database Specialist
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Big Data Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Database Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior SQL Developer
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Database Developer
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 3 (14.29%) SSAS Developer
5 3 (14.29%) SSIS Developer
6 2 (9.52%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) .NET
1 9 (42.86%) WPF
2 8 (38.10%) Entity Framework
3 7 (33.33%) XML
4 6 (28.57%) .NET Compact Framework
4 6 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 6 (28.57%) Lambda Expressions
4 6 (28.57%) LINQ
4 6 (28.57%) LINQ to SQL
4 6 (28.57%) NHibernate
4 6 (28.57%) Silverlight
4 6 (28.57%) Unity DI Container
4 6 (28.57%) WCF
4 6 (28.57%) Web Services
4 6 (28.57%) XSD
5 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (9.52%) HTML
6 2 (9.52%) HTML5
6 2 (9.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Data Structures
1 6 (28.57%) Industrial Internet of Things
1 6 (28.57%) Internet of Things
2 3 (14.29%) iPad
3 1 (4.76%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Mac OS
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) MVC
3 8 (38.10%) MVVM
3 8 (38.10%) Scrum
3 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
3 8 (38.10%) TDD
4 6 (28.57%) Concurrent Programming
4 6 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
4 6 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
4 6 (28.57%) Kanban
4 6 (28.57%) Multithreading
4 6 (28.57%) OO
4 6 (28.57%) OOD
4 6 (28.57%) Physics
4 6 (28.57%) Product Management
4 6 (28.57%) RUP
4 6 (28.57%) UML
4 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) SQL
2 14 (66.67%) C#
3 7 (33.33%) C++
4 6 (28.57%) C
4 6 (28.57%) XAML
5 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
6 3 (14.29%) Java
7 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
7 2 (9.52%) Python
7 2 (9.52%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Splunk
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) EMC
3 1 (4.76%) RedGate
3 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.76%) VMware
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