Period
to 18 August 2019

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 18 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Distributed Component Object Model (DCOM)
UK
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1073 1166 1196
Rank change year-on-year +93 +30 +72
Permanent jobs citing DCOM 22 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.008% 0.005%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.041% 0.020% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 4
UK median annual salary £90,000 £18,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +386.49% -63.00% +16.28%
UK excluding London median annual salary - £40,000 -

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 53,139 68,313 71,817
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.46% 40.13% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 43,719 56,676 59,770
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

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 18 August 2019.

Salary histogram for DCOM in the UK

DCOM
Top 2 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 18 August 2019. 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
London +107 16 £105,000 +467.57%
England +105 16 £105,000 +467.57%

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (95.45%) C++
3 16 (72.73%) COM+
4 9 (40.91%) TDD
4 9 (40.91%) BDD
5 7 (31.82%) C#
5 7 (31.82%) Visual Studio
6 6 (27.27%) .NET
6 6 (27.27%) XML
6 6 (27.27%) ActiveX
6 6 (27.27%) Eclipse
6 6 (27.27%) VxWorks
6 6 (27.27%) Aerospace
6 6 (27.27%) Kubernetes
6 6 (27.27%) Docker
6 6 (27.27%) SDLC
6 6 (27.27%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (22.73%) SOLID
7 5 (22.73%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
8 4 (18.18%) TeamCity
8 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (18.18%) Pair Programming
8 4 (18.18%) DevOps
9 3 (13.64%) Secure Coding
9 3 (13.64%) Lean Software Development
9 3 (13.64%) Windows Server

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) MTS
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (22.73%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Visual Studio
2 6 (27.27%) Eclipse
3 4 (18.18%) TeamCity
4 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.55%) IDA Disassembler
5 1 (4.55%) WinDbg
General
1 6 (27.27%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) .NET Developer
2 6 (27.27%) .NET Software Developer
2 6 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (27.27%) C# Developer
2 6 (27.27%) C# Software Developer
2 6 (27.27%) C++ Software Developer
2 6 (27.27%) C++/C# Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Software Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Leader
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.55%) C++ Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (72.73%) COM+
2 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 6 (27.27%) ActiveX
2 6 (27.27%) XML
3 3 (13.64%) ATL
4 2 (9.09%) MSMQ
4 2 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.09%) N-Tier
2 2 (9.09%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) VxWorks
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) BDD
1 9 (40.91%) TDD
2 6 (27.27%) Customer Requirements
2 6 (27.27%) SDLC
3 5 (22.73%) SOLID
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (18.18%) DevOps
4 4 (18.18%) Pair Programming
5 3 (13.64%) Kanban
5 3 (13.64%) Lean Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) OO
5 3 (13.64%) OOP
5 3 (13.64%) Reverse Engineering
5 3 (13.64%) Secure Coding
5 3 (13.64%) Security Architecture
5 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Migration
6 2 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) C++
2 7 (31.82%) C#
3 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
4 3 (13.64%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Docker
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Citrix
1 3 (13.64%) VMware
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft