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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank 55 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing COM+ 8 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.69% 1.55% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.30% 3.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Median salary - £29,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
COM+
Gloucestershire

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 Cheltenham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
151 171 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 31.99% 44.07% 57.66%
Number of salaries quoted 123 151 183
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

COM+
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

COM+
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

COM+ Salary Trend in Cheltenham

COM+
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing COM+ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for COM+.

1 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) C++
1 20 (100.00%) HTML
1 20 (100.00%) VB
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 20 (100.00%) IIS
1 20 (100.00%) XML
1 20 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 20 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 20 (100.00%) VB6
2 15 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (75.00%) SQL
3 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (65.00%) SDLC
4 8 (40.00%) Waterfall
5 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (35.00%) .NET Framework
5 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 7 (35.00%) Web Services
5 7 (35.00%) XSL
5 7 (35.00%) WSDL
5 7 (35.00%) XML Schema
5 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Load Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Process Management
6 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (10.00%) Finance
6 2 (10.00%) QA

COM+
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 20 (100.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Changepoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 11 (55.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (55.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 20 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 20 (100.00%) HTML
1 20 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (35.00%) .NET Framework
2 7 (35.00%) Web Services
2 7 (35.00%) WSDL
2 7 (35.00%) XML Schema
2 7 (35.00%) XSL
3 1 (5.00%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) SDLC
2 8 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (10.00%) Coaching
3 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (10.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Process Management
3 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) C++
1 20 (100.00%) VB
1 20 (100.00%) VB6
2 15 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft