Period
to 27 February 2020

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 27 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Distributed Component Object Model (DCOM)
UK
6 months to
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 1014 1079 1208
Rank change year-on-year +65 +129 -26
Permanent jobs citing DCOM 7 38 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.025% 0.012%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.015% 0.063% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 7 30 18
UK median annual salary £95,000 £62,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.00% +25.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £44,750 £32,500 £45,750
90th Percentile £113,500 £80,000 £59,250
UK excluding London median annual salary - £43,750 £58,500
% change year-on-year - -25.21% +37.65%

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 47,699 60,030 71,515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.80% 39.71% 40.55%
Number of salaries quoted 39,205 49,288 60,517
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

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 27 February 2020.

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 27 February 2020. 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 +87 7 £95,000 +52.00% 1
London +48 7 £95,000 +46.15% 1

For the 6 months to 27 February 2020, 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) IIS
2 6 (85.71%) Azure
2 6 (85.71%) AWS
2 6 (85.71%) COM+
3 5 (71.43%) GCP
3 5 (71.43%) Kubernetes
3 5 (71.43%) Docker
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) C++
4 4 (57.14%) SLA
4 4 (57.14%) MTS
4 4 (57.14%) MSMQ
4 4 (57.14%) Migration
4 4 (57.14%) WPF
4 4 (57.14%) DevOps
4 4 (57.14%) Project Delivery
4 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
6 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 1 (14.29%) Citrix
6 1 (14.29%) MSI
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) C
6 1 (14.29%) ATL
6 1 (14.29%) OOP

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 6 (85.71%) IIS
2 4 (57.14%) MTS
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) AWS
1 6 (85.71%) Azure
2 5 (71.43%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) MSI
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Engagement Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) COM+
2 4 (57.14%) MSMQ
2 4 (57.14%) WPF
3 1 (14.29%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
2 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
1 4 (57.14%) Project Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) BDD
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Kanban
2 1 (14.29%) Lean Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) OOP
2 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
2 1 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Secure Coding
2 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) SOLID
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Docker
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Kubernetes
2 1 (14.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft