Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Component Object Model (COM)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 520 546 494
Rank change year-on-year +26 -52 +79
Permanent jobs citing COM 35 52 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.11% 0.15% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 0.39% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 28 45 136
South East median annual salary £42,250 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.05% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,250 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £61,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.57% +4.44% +5.88%

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 the South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 12972 13502 16249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 42.15% 38.36% 38.47%
Number of salaries quoted 11277 11886 14061
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +8.75%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

COM
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing COM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for COM in the South East

COM
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing COM in the South East.

Salary trend for COM in the South East

COM
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing COM in the South East over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for COM in the South East

COM
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Thames Valley +27 19 £57,500 +9.52% 22
Berkshire +31 14 £45,000 -14.29% 9
Hampshire +1 9 £35,000 +16.67% 5
Surrey +9 4 £47,500 +75.80% 4
Oxfordshire -5 4 £70,000 +47.37% 12
East Sussex - 2 £41,000 - 1
Kent +17 1 £31,500 -37.00%
Buckinghamshire +6 1 - - 1
COM
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 South East region with a requirement for COM.

1 35 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (54.29%) SQL
3 12 (34.29%) C#
4 10 (28.57%) CRM
4 10 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (22.86%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (22.86%) Degree
6 7 (20.00%) Windows
6 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 7 (20.00%) .NET
6 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 7 (20.00%) SAP
7 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
7 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
7 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
7 6 (17.14%) TDD
7 6 (17.14%) SDLC
8 5 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 5 (14.29%) MVC
8 5 (14.29%) Finance
8 5 (14.29%) Mathematics
8 5 (14.29%) NetSuite
8 5 (14.29%) Multithreading
8 5 (14.29%) MFC
8 5 (14.29%) C++
8 5 (14.29%) C
8 5 (14.29%) PHP
8 5 (14.29%) STL
9 4 (11.43%) ITIL

COM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.86%) CMS
2 1 (2.86%) Confluence
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.86%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (14.29%) NetSuite
3 2 (5.71%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (2.86%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Office 365
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.86%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (2.86%) Force.com
3 1 (2.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Firewall
1 2 (5.71%) LAN
1 2 (5.71%) SAN
2 1 (2.86%) DNS
2 1 (2.86%) GoToMeeting
2 1 (2.86%) Internet
2 1 (2.86%) Network Security
2 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.86%) VoIP
2 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.71%) NUnit
3 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.86%) JIRA
3 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Advertising
3 1 (2.86%) Billing
3 1 (2.86%) Games
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Developer
2 6 (17.14%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (17.14%) Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) CRM Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) IT Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) C# Developer
5 3 (8.57%) SQL Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) SQL Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) ERP Manager
6 2 (5.71%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Salesforce Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) .NET
1 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 5 (14.29%) MFC
2 5 (14.29%) STL
3 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (11.43%) HTML
4 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
4 3 (8.57%) HTML5
5 2 (5.71%) CSS
5 2 (5.71%) jQuery
5 2 (5.71%) WCF
6 1 (2.86%) ADO.NET
6 1 (2.86%) NHibernate
6 1 (2.86%) SOAP
6 1 (2.86%) Visualforce
6 1 (2.86%) Web Services
6 1 (2.86%) WF
6 1 (2.86%) XML
6 1 (2.86%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.86%) Social Media
2 1 (2.86%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.57%) Linux
4 1 (2.86%) AIX
4 1 (2.86%) Android
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Unix
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) CRM
2 6 (17.14%) SDLC
2 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
2 6 (17.14%) TDD
3 5 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 5 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 5 (14.29%) MVC
4 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.43%) ITIL
4 4 (11.43%) Project Management
5 3 (8.57%) OO
5 3 (8.57%) Test Automation
6 2 (5.71%) ERP
6 2 (5.71%) Statistics
6 2 (5.71%) Time Management
7 1 (2.86%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.86%) OOD
7 1 (2.86%) Process Management
7 1 (2.86%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) SQL
2 12 (34.29%) C#
3 5 (14.29%) C
3 5 (14.29%) C++
3 5 (14.29%) PHP
4 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
4 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.86%) Apex Code
5 1 (2.86%) Python
5 1 (2.86%) SOQL
5 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.86%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.86%) VB
5 1 (2.86%) X++
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.86%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.86%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) CCNA
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.86%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.86%) MCSE
4 1 (2.86%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.86%) QA
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (20.00%) SAP
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle
4 4 (11.43%) VMware
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco
6 2 (5.71%) Citrix
7 1 (2.86%) Adobe
7 1 (2.86%) Apple
7 1 (2.86%) Facebook
7 1 (2.86%) Google
7 1 (2.86%) HP
7 1 (2.86%) IBM
7 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.86%) Twitter