The table below looks at the statistics for COM+ skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM+ over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank - - 327
Permanent jobs citing COM+ 0 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 13
Average salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-16.25% +6.66%
COM+
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4232 4400 4862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.86% 37.73% 38.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3683 3949 4581
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

COM+
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COM+ across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

COM+ Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

COM+
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

COM+ Salary Trend in the City of London

COM+
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing COM+ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited COM+.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (60.00%) NHibernate
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (60.00%) Ajax
3 3 (60.00%) UML
3 3 (60.00%) WorkSite
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (60.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (60.00%) XSL
3 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (60.00%) ADO.NET
3 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (60.00%) ETL
3 3 (60.00%) MVC

COM+
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing COM+ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited COM+. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 3 (60.00%) WorkSite
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (60.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) NHibernate
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (60.00%) Ajax
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (60.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 3 (60.00%) XSL
3 3 (60.00%) ADO.NET
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) UML
2 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (60.00%) ETL
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) Delphi
3 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle