Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Distributed Component Object Model (DCOM)
UK
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1105 1189 1190
Rank change year-on-year +84 +1 +84
Permanent jobs citing DCOM 30 14 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.008% 0.014%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.046% 0.019% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 23
UK median annual salary £62,500 £54,250 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.21% +26.16% -4.44%
10th Percentile £55,000 £45,750 £31,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £59,250 £72,900
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £58,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -31.62% +37.65% +1.19%

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 65,141 72,608 74,093
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.82% 40.17% 39.03%
Number of salaries quoted 53,843 60,310 64,286
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

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 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for DCOM in the UK

DCOM
Top 5 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 14 November 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 +74 30 £62,500 +15.21% 2
London +81 29 £63,750 +27.50%
UK excluding London +19 1 £40,000 -31.62% 2
Midlands - 1 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £40,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 30 (100.00%) C++
2 29 (96.67%) Windows
3 25 (83.33%) COM+
4 17 (56.67%) TDD
5 15 (50.00%) BDD
6 13 (43.33%) C#
7 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (36.67%) Pair Programming
9 10 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (26.67%) .NET
11 7 (23.33%) Kanban
11 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
11 7 (23.33%) TeamCity
11 7 (23.33%) Domain-Driven Design
12 6 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
13 5 (16.67%) XML
14 4 (13.33%) CSS
14 4 (13.33%) SOAP
14 4 (13.33%) Web Services
14 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
14 4 (13.33%) SQL
14 4 (13.33%) VB
14 4 (13.33%) VB.NET
14 4 (13.33%) OO
14 4 (13.33%) VC++
14 4 (13.33%) MUMPS
14 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
14 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
14 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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:

Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.33%) Simulink
1 1 (3.33%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Modbus
1 1 (3.33%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) InterSystems Cache
1 4 (13.33%) Power BI
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) TeamCity
2 2 (6.67%) WinDbg
3 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
1 4 (13.33%) Financial Institution
1 4 (13.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (86.67%) Developer
2 20 (66.67%) C++ Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Software Developer
4 6 (20.00%) C++ Software Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 5 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 5 (16.67%) C++/C# Developer
6 4 (13.33%) C# Software Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Senior C++ Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) Agile C# Developer
9 1 (3.33%) C Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Lead Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Linux Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Product Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) Products Support Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (83.33%) COM+
2 8 (26.67%) .NET
3 5 (16.67%) XML
4 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
4 4 (13.33%) COM
4 4 (13.33%) CSS
4 4 (13.33%) SOAP
4 4 (13.33%) Web Services
5 1 (3.33%) ATL
5 1 (3.33%) HTML
5 1 (3.33%) HTML5
5 1 (3.33%) WinForms
5 1 (3.33%) WPF
5 1 (3.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Device Driver
3 2 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 2 (6.67%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (96.67%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) TDD
2 15 (50.00%) BDD
3 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (36.67%) Pair Programming
5 10 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (23.33%) Domain-Driven Design
6 7 (23.33%) Kanban
7 4 (13.33%) Business Development
7 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (13.33%) OO
7 4 (13.33%) Practice Management
7 4 (13.33%) SDLC
7 4 (13.33%) Test Automation
7 4 (13.33%) Web Design
7 4 (13.33%) Web Development
8 3 (10.00%) Scrum
8 3 (10.00%) SOLID
9 2 (6.67%) Data Encryption
9 2 (6.67%) Multithreaded Programming
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C++
2 13 (43.33%) C#
3 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
4 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.33%) MUMPS
4 4 (13.33%) SQL
4 4 (13.33%) VB
4 4 (13.33%) VB.NET
4 4 (13.33%) VB6
4 4 (13.33%) VC++
5 1 (3.33%) C
5 1 (3.33%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.33%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft