Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Component Object Model (COM)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 285 273 273
Rank change year-on-year -12 0 -10
Permanent jobs citing COM 4 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.055% 0.27% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.58% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 9
Manchester median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.67% -25.00% +41.84%
10th Percentile £37,150 £27,250 £22,350
90th Percentile £49,225 £73,125 £60,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -25.00% +33.33%

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 3,034 3,628 3,198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 41.76% 46.58% 43.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2,573 3,054 2,805
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,350
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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
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 17 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
Stockport +17 1 £39,000 -17.89% 6
Salford - 1 £43,000 -
COM
North West

For the 6 months to 17 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 Manchester region with a requirement for COM.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) NUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Force.com
3 1 (25.00%) Apex Code
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) CRM

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 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Force.com
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) NUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) Kendo UI
2 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) PhoneGap
2 1 (25.00%) React
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Sass
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Contingency Planning
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Dependency Management
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) MVVM
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Secure Coding
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Apex Code
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Progress
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (25.00%) Software AG
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) webMethods