Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Component Object Model (COM)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 273 270 251
Rank change year-on-year -3 -19 -13
Permanent jobs citing COM 12 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.16% 0.29% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.63% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 8
Manchester median annual salary £34,000 £37,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.33% -14.29% +29.63%
10th Percentile £21,000 £32,500 £28,025
90th Percentile £44,000 £63,750 £73,125
North West median annual salary £34,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.33% -16.67% +38.46%

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 3,646 3,484 2,607
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 49.22% 45.42% 38.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3,167 3,010 2,269
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61% +10.67%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 25 April 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 25 April 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
Salford - 1 £27,500 -
COM
North West

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (50.00%) BDD
3 6 (50.00%) Machine Learning
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) TDD
3 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (50.00%) CSS
3 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (50.00%) HTML
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (50.00%) Scrum
3 6 (50.00%) React
3 6 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (41.67%) CSS3
4 5 (41.67%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) MVC
4 5 (41.67%) Artificial Intelligence
4 5 (41.67%) NUnit
4 5 (41.67%) WCF
4 5 (41.67%) WPF
4 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
4 5 (41.67%) HTML5
4 5 (41.67%) MVVM

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 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (8.33%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 4 (33.33%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) NUnit
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) .NET Software Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Commissioning Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Junior
4 2 (16.67%) IT Support
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
1 6 (50.00%) CSS
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
1 6 (50.00%) React
2 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
2 5 (41.67%) CSS3
2 5 (41.67%) HTML5
2 5 (41.67%) KnockoutJS
2 5 (41.67%) WCF
2 5 (41.67%) WPF
3 1 (8.33%) Redux
3 1 (8.33%) RESTful
3 1 (8.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (33.33%) SCADA
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) BDD
1 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 6 (50.00%) Scrum
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (50.00%) TDD
2 5 (41.67%) Artificial Intelligence
2 5 (41.67%) MVC
2 5 (41.67%) MVVM
3 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (8.33%) Kanban
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Microservices
4 1 (8.33%) Mob Programming
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) Server Building
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C#
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCSA
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Rockwell
2 4 (33.33%) Siemens