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

Component Object Model (COM)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 176 179
Rank change year-on-year -23 +3  
Permanent jobs citing COM 16 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.38% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.84% 0.35% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 7
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +58.73%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year -14.28% +9.37%  

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 1898 1428 1459
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 45.04% 41.36% 43.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1650 1237 1261
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 26 June 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 26 June 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 - 2 - - 3
COM
North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 27 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (88.89%) SQL
3 23 (85.19%) C#
4 22 (81.48%) SQL Server
4 22 (81.48%) Windows
5 21 (77.78%) .NET
5 21 (77.78%) MVC
6 20 (74.07%) Software Engineering
6 20 (74.07%) Visual Studio
6 20 (74.07%) XML
6 20 (74.07%) C++
6 20 (74.07%) Degree
6 20 (74.07%) WPF
6 20 (74.07%) Team Foundation Server
7 19 (70.37%) SQL Server 2012
7 19 (70.37%) SQL Server 2014
7 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (66.67%) RDBMS
8 18 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
8 18 (66.67%) Relational Database
9 17 (62.96%) Internet of Things
9 17 (62.96%) Data Structures
9 17 (62.96%) .NET Compact Framework
9 17 (62.96%) Unity DI Container
9 17 (62.96%) Concurrent Programming
9 17 (62.96%) MVVM
9 17 (62.96%) NuGet
9 17 (62.96%) RS-232
9 17 (62.96%) Lambda Expressions
9 17 (62.96%) Industrial Internet of Things

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 (7.41%) IIS
1 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) Ethernet
1 17 (62.96%) RS-232
1 17 (62.96%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (81.48%) SQL Server
2 19 (70.37%) SQL Server 2012
2 19 (70.37%) SQL Server 2014
3 18 (66.67%) RDBMS
3 18 (66.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (74.07%) Team Foundation Server
1 20 (74.07%) Visual Studio
2 17 (62.96%) Microsoft Blend
2 17 (62.96%) MSI
2 17 (62.96%) MSTest
2 17 (62.96%) NuGet
2 17 (62.96%) NUnit
2 17 (62.96%) WiX
3 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 3 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (62.96%) Marketing
2 3 (11.11%) Automotive
2 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Developer
2 18 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 17 (62.96%) C# .NET Developer
3 17 (62.96%) C# Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Automotive Software Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Database Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Database Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Database Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior SQL Developer
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Database Developer
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (77.78%) .NET
2 20 (74.07%) WPF
2 20 (74.07%) XML
3 17 (62.96%) .NET Compact Framework
3 17 (62.96%) .NET Framework
3 17 (62.96%) Entity Framework
3 17 (62.96%) Lambda Expressions
3 17 (62.96%) LINQ
3 17 (62.96%) LINQ to SQL
3 17 (62.96%) NHibernate
3 17 (62.96%) Silverlight
3 17 (62.96%) Unity DI Container
3 17 (62.96%) WCF
3 17 (62.96%) Web Services
3 17 (62.96%) XSD
4 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
4 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 3 (11.11%) HTML5
5 3 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
2 17 (62.96%) Data Structures
2 17 (62.96%) Industrial Internet of Things
2 17 (62.96%) Internet of Things
3 2 (7.41%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Windows
2 17 (62.96%) Linux
2 17 (62.96%) Mac OS
2 17 (62.96%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
4 3 (11.11%) Windows 10
4 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) MVC
2 20 (74.07%) Software Engineering
3 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (62.96%) Concurrent Programming
4 17 (62.96%) Dependency Injection
4 17 (62.96%) Inversion of Control
4 17 (62.96%) Kanban
4 17 (62.96%) Multithreading
4 17 (62.96%) MVVM
4 17 (62.96%) OO
4 17 (62.96%) OOD
4 17 (62.96%) Physics
4 17 (62.96%) Product Management
4 17 (62.96%) RUP
4 17 (62.96%) Scrum
4 17 (62.96%) TDD
4 17 (62.96%) Test Automation
4 17 (62.96%) UML
4 17 (62.96%) Unit Testing
5 3 (11.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) SQL
2 23 (85.19%) C#
3 20 (74.07%) C++
4 17 (62.96%) C
4 17 (62.96%) XAML
5 2 (7.41%) Java
6 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (74.07%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (7.41%) Splunk
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
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