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 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank 52 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing COM+ 7 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.74% 2.88% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.96% 6.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Median salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
141 135 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 35.07% 43.13% 48.25%
Number of salaries quoted 119 130 126
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 July 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 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) C++
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) VB
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) IIS
1 13 (100.00%) XML
1 13 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) VB6
2 12 (92.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
3 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 11 (84.62%) Waterfall
3 11 (84.62%) SDLC
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) XSL
4 2 (15.38%) WSDL
4 2 (15.38%) XML Schema
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) ADO
5 1 (7.69%) QA
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Load Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement

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 13 (100.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Changepoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (84.62%) .NET Developer
2 11 (84.62%) C# .NET Developer
2 11 (84.62%) C# Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) WSDL
2 2 (15.38%) XML Schema
2 2 (15.38%) XSL
3 1 (7.69%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) SDLC
1 11 (84.62%) Waterfall
2 1 (7.69%) Coaching
2 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (7.69%) Load Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Process Management
2 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) C++
1 13 (100.00%) VB
1 13 (100.00%) VB6
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft