Period
to 20 February 2018

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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Component Object Model (COM)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 516 497 542
Rank change year-on-year -19 +45 +44
Permanent jobs citing COM 29 59 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.092% 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.49% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 23 57 91
South East median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% +5.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £25,150 £27,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £68,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,500 £46,750
% change year-on-year -6.59% -2.67% +10.00%

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 13,698 12,111 16,185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 43.28% 38.70% 39.45%
Number of salaries quoted 11,954 10,508 14,227
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £65,250 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 20 February 2018.

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 20 February 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
Thames Valley -23 11 £55,000 +4.76% 13
Hampshire -21 10 £33,750 +3.85% 12
Berkshire -18 8 £55,000 +4.76% 4
Surrey +1 5 £45,000 +110.28% 7
East Sussex - 3 £40,000 - 1
Oxfordshire -7 2 - - 2
Buckinghamshire -3 1 - - 7
COM
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 South East region with a requirement for COM.

1 29 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (48.28%) SQL
3 13 (44.83%) C#
4 9 (31.03%) .NET
5 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET
6 7 (24.14%) Windows
7 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio
7 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
7 6 (20.69%) Finance
7 6 (20.69%) Degree
8 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
8 5 (17.24%) MVC
8 5 (17.24%) TDD
8 5 (17.24%) Time Management
8 5 (17.24%) HTML
8 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (17.24%) Office 365
9 4 (13.79%) SDLC
9 4 (13.79%) CRM
9 4 (13.79%) STL
9 4 (13.79%) C++
9 4 (13.79%) MFC
9 4 (13.79%) C
9 4 (13.79%) ITIL
9 4 (13.79%) jQuery
9 4 (13.79%) Multithreading
9 4 (13.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
10 3 (10.34%) HTML5

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 2 (6.90%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (3.45%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (3.45%) Photoshop
3 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (3.45%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Office 365
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.90%) Yammer
4 1 (3.45%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.45%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (3.45%) IaaS
4 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Skype
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) GoToMeeting
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) NetScaler
2 1 (3.45%) Network Security
2 1 (3.45%) SAN
2 1 (3.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) NUnit
2 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Advertising
3 1 (3.45%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) C# Developer
3 4 (13.79%) .NET Developer
3 4 (13.79%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Software Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support
5 2 (6.90%) Project Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Sales Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Sales Support
5 2 (6.90%) Sales Support Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Salesforce Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Salesforce Support
5 2 (6.90%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) IAM Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) .NET
2 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET
3 5 (17.24%) HTML
4 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (13.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 4 (13.79%) jQuery
4 4 (13.79%) MFC
4 4 (13.79%) STL
5 3 (10.34%) HTML5
6 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
6 2 (6.90%) WCF
7 1 (3.45%) ADO.NET
7 1 (3.45%) Angular 2
7 1 (3.45%) CSS
7 1 (3.45%) React
7 1 (3.45%) SOAP
7 1 (3.45%) Web Services
7 1 (3.45%) WF
7 1 (3.45%) XML
7 1 (3.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.45%) PMI
3 1 (3.45%) Social Media
3 1 (3.45%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) MVC
1 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
1 5 (17.24%) TDD
1 5 (17.24%) Time Management
2 4 (13.79%) CRM
2 4 (13.79%) ITIL
2 4 (13.79%) Multithreading
2 4 (13.79%) SDLC
3 3 (10.34%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (6.90%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (6.90%) MOF
4 2 (6.90%) OO
4 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.90%) Statistics
4 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.45%) Analytical Thinking
5 1 (3.45%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (3.45%) Presales
5 1 (3.45%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) SQL
2 13 (44.83%) C#
3 4 (13.79%) C
3 4 (13.79%) C++
4 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.45%) TypeScript
5 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.90%) MBA
3 2 (6.90%) MCSA
4 1 (3.45%) DBS Check
4 1 (3.45%) Master's Degree
4 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) vSphere
2 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (6.90%) Citrix
3 2 (6.90%) VMware
4 1 (3.45%) Adobe
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco
4 1 (3.45%) CyberArk
4 1 (3.45%) Facebook
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) McAfee
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) Twitter