Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for DCOM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DCOM over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Distributed Component Object Model (DCOM)
UK
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1160 1161 1222
Rank change year-on-year +1 +61 +42
Permanent jobs citing DCOM 16 32 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.018% 0.018%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.023% 0.046% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 16 29 29
UK median annual salary £54,250 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.65% -10.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £45,750 £29,500 £29,350
90th Percentile £59,250 £72,600 £60,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £58,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +37.65% -5.56% +34.33%

DCOM 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 with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 70,959 69,222 79,283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.65% 39.36% 38.26%
Number of salaries quoted 59,575 59,830 68,028
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

DCOM
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing DCOM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for DCOM in the UK

DCOM
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for DCOM in the UK

DCOM
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DCOM over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for DCOM in the UK

DCOM
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DCOM within the UK over the 6 months to 23 January 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
England -18 15 £58,500 +37.65% 3
UK excluding London -2 12 £58,500 +37.65%
North of England +4 11 £58,500 +37.65%
North West 0 11 £58,500 +37.65%
London -31 3 £50,000 -28.57% 3
East of England - 1 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT jobs citing DCOM 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 with a requirement for DCOM.

1 12 (75.00%) C#
2 11 (68.75%) .NET
3 10 (62.50%) VB
4 9 (56.25%) C++
5 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (43.75%) Marketing
6 7 (43.75%) Oracle
6 7 (43.75%) HP
6 7 (43.75%) People Management
6 7 (43.75%) Presales
6 7 (43.75%) Global Marketing
6 7 (43.75%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (37.50%) Windows
7 6 (37.50%) Linux
8 4 (25.00%) Web Services
8 4 (25.00%) Unix
8 4 (25.00%) Replication
8 4 (25.00%) Degree
8 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
9 3 (18.75%) Performance Engineering
9 3 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (18.75%) SDLC
9 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
9 3 (18.75%) Selenium
9 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
9 3 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (18.75%) Customer Requirements
9 3 (18.75%) Performance Testing
9 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
9 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

DCOM
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) GitHub
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) SMS
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
2 1 (6.25%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) JMeter
1 3 (18.75%) LoadRunner
1 3 (18.75%) Selenium
1 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) MSI
2 1 (6.25%) WiX
General
1 7 (43.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) C++ Team Leader
1 7 (43.75%) Development Team Leader
1 7 (43.75%) Software Development Team Leader
1 7 (43.75%) Software Team Leader
1 7 (43.75%) Team Leader
2 4 (25.00%) DBA
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (18.75%) Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Test Leader
3 3 (18.75%) Test Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C++ Applications Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C++ Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Scientific Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior C++ Applications Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) JSON
4 1 (6.25%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) STL
4 1 (6.25%) WSDL
4 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (25.00%) Replication
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (43.75%) Global Marketing
2 7 (43.75%) People Management
2 7 (43.75%) Presales
3 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
3 3 (18.75%) CMMI
3 3 (18.75%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (18.75%) EAM
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Engineering
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Testing
3 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
3 3 (18.75%) Process Management
3 3 (18.75%) SDLC
3 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
3 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Low Latency
4 1 (6.25%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) VB
3 9 (56.25%) C++
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) ISEB
2 3 (18.75%) ISEB Practitioner
2 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
2 3 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) HP
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Capita
2 3 (18.75%) Citrix