Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Component Object Model (COM)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 278 285 261
Rank change year-on-year +7 -24 -12
Permanent jobs citing COM 6 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.082% 0.32% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.69% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 11
Manchester median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -25.00% +58.73%
10th Percentile £21,000 £32,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £67,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -21.05% +48.44%

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 3,408 3,791 2,836
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 46.49% 45.96% 40.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2,920 3,232 2,437
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing COM in Manchester over the 6 months to 16 July 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 16 July 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 +4 1 £39,000 - 2
COM
North West

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Siemens
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) SCADA
3 3 (50.00%) Profibus
3 3 (50.00%) Rockwell
4 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) React
4 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning
4 2 (33.33%) WCF
4 2 (33.33%) WPF
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) MVVM
4 2 (33.33%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) CSS3
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) NUnit
4 2 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) CSS

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 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (50.00%) Profibus
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) NUnit
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Commissioning Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Junior
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) CSS3
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) HTML5
1 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (33.33%) React
1 2 (33.33%) WCF
1 2 (33.33%) WPF
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) SCADA
2 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) MVVM
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Rockwell
2 3 (50.00%) Siemens
3 1 (16.67%) VMware