The table below looks at the statistics for COM+ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM+ over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank - 17 31
Permanent jobs citing COM+ 0 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - 3.92% 3.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 7.41% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+35.71% +4.47%
COM+
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
59 27 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 47.20% 52.94% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 47 24 19
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

COM+
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing COM+ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

COM+ Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

COM+
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing COM+ across the Belfast region.

COM+ Salary Trend in Belfast