The table below looks at the statistics for COM+ skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM+ over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank 827 865 826
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -39
Permanent jobs citing COM+ 48 42 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.037% 0.043%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.092% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 27 35 43
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,700 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £46,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.75% -11.11%
COM+
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38985 45588 42887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.72% 40.53% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 33500 38522 37717
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

COM+
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

COM+ Jobs Demand Trend in England

COM+
Salary Trend in England

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

COM+ Salary Trend in England

COM+
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM+ across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

COM+ Salary Histogram in England

COM+
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM+ within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England +40 18 £44,000 +25.71%
London +11 9 £52,500 +16.66% 26
Yorkshire +16 7 £27,500 -31.25%
West Midlands - 5 £42,500 - 1
North East - 4 £32,500 -
South West -11 3 £35,500 +77.50%
South East -6 2 £37,500 +36.36% 1
COM+
UK

COM+
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 61 (67.03%) .NET
1 61 (67.03%) IIS
2 43 (47.25%) SQL
3 42 (46.15%) C#
4 41 (45.05%) SQL Server
5 38 (41.76%) Microsoft
6 35 (38.46%) ASP.NET
7 33 (36.26%) JBoss
8 31 (34.07%) T-SQL
9 30 (32.97%) Tomcat
9 30 (32.97%) Web Services
10 29 (31.87%) Apache
11 28 (30.77%) Windows
12 27 (29.67%) WebLogic
13 26 (28.57%) Finance
14 24 (26.37%) C++
14 24 (26.37%) DataPower
15 23 (25.27%) JavaScript
15 23 (25.27%) XML
15 23 (25.27%) .NET Framework
16 22 (24.18%) Middleware
16 22 (24.18%) MS Excel
16 22 (24.18%) Splunk
16 22 (24.18%) Enterprise Software
16 22 (24.18%) Opsview
17 21 (23.08%) IBM
18 20 (21.98%) VB
19 19 (20.88%) VB6
19 19 (20.88%) Configuration Management
20 18 (19.78%) Nagios

COM+
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 61 (67.03%) IIS
2 33 (36.26%) JBoss
3 30 (32.97%) Tomcat
4 29 (31.87%) Apache
5 27 (29.67%) WebLogic
6 14 (15.38%) SharePoint
7 9 (9.89%) SAS
8 6 (6.59%) WebSphere
9 5 (5.49%) GlassFish
10 1 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 22 (24.18%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (8.79%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.20%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.99%) TCP/IP
2 8 (8.79%) SAN
2 8 (8.79%) LAN
2 8 (8.79%) WAN
3 6 (6.59%) Internet
4 2 (2.20%) Unified Communications
4 2 (2.20%) HTTP
5 1 (1.10%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (45.05%) SQL Server
2 17 (18.68%) SQL Server 2005
3 16 (17.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
5 9 (9.89%) MS Access
6 8 (8.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (8.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.10%) Big Data
9 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (19.78%) VisualVM
2 8 (8.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (7.69%) NUnit
3 7 (7.69%) CruiseControl
3 7 (7.69%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.20%) MSBuild
General
1 26 (28.57%) Finance
2 7 (7.69%) Back Office
3 3 (3.30%) Banking
3 3 (3.30%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (34.07%) Analyst
2 30 (32.97%) Support Analyst
3 25 (27.47%) Applications Support
3 25 (27.47%) Developer
4 20 (21.98%) Applications Support Analyst
5 11 (12.09%) Architect
6 10 (10.99%) .NET Developer
7 9 (9.89%) Middleware Analyst
8 7 (7.69%) AWS Developer
8 7 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (6.59%) Support Engineer
10 5 (5.49%) Software Developer
10 5 (5.49%) Applications Architect
10 5 (5.49%) Integration Engineer
10 5 (5.49%) C# Developer
10 5 (5.49%) .NET Architect
10 5 (5.49%) Provisioning Engineer
11 4 (4.40%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 3 (3.30%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (67.03%) .NET
2 35 (38.46%) ASP.NET
3 30 (32.97%) Web Services
4 23 (25.27%) XML
4 23 (25.27%) .NET Framework
5 22 (24.18%) Middleware
6 13 (14.29%) XHTML
6 13 (14.29%) HTML
6 13 (14.29%) CSS
7 12 (13.19%) MSMQ
8 11 (12.09%) XSLT
8 11 (12.09%) SOAP
9 9 (9.89%) ADO.NET
9 9 (9.89%) WCF
9 9 (9.89%) LINQ
10 8 (8.79%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (8.79%) XSL
10 8 (8.79%) WSDL
10 8 (8.79%) XML Schema
11 6 (6.59%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.37%) DataPower
2 22 (24.18%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (19.78%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.49%) Wiki
5 1 (1.10%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 28 (30.77%) Windows
2 13 (14.29%) UNIX
3 8 (8.79%) Linux
4 5 (5.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.88%) Configuration Management
2 18 (19.78%) MVC
2 18 (19.78%) Incident Management
2 18 (19.78%) Performance Tuning
3 16 (17.58%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (17.58%) UML
4 15 (16.48%) OO
4 15 (16.48%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (10.99%) E-Commerce
5 10 (10.99%) Scrum
6 9 (9.89%) TDD
7 8 (8.79%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (8.79%) Performance Testing
7 8 (8.79%) Load Testing
7 8 (8.79%) Mentoring
7 8 (8.79%) Coaching
8 7 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
8 7 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (7.69%) Multithreading
8 7 (7.69%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 43 (47.25%) SQL
2 42 (46.15%) C#
3 31 (34.07%) T-SQL
4 24 (26.37%) C++
5 23 (25.27%) JavaScript
6 20 (21.98%) VB
7 19 (20.88%) VB6
8 13 (14.29%) Perl
9 11 (12.09%) Java
9 11 (12.09%) PowerShell
10 10 (10.99%) VBA
10 10 (10.99%) VB.NET
11 8 (8.79%) PHP
12 2 (2.20%) ActionScript
12 2 (2.20%) ActionScript 3.0
13 1 (1.10%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (12.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.40%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.20%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 22 (24.18%) Opsview
2 18 (19.78%) Nagios
Vendors
1 38 (41.76%) Microsoft
2 22 (24.18%) Splunk
3 21 (23.08%) IBM
4 9 (9.89%) Alterian
4 9 (9.89%) webMethods
5 7 (7.69%) Perforce
6 6 (6.59%) Progress
7 2 (2.20%) VMware
7 2 (2.20%) Telerik
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS OTE £180000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + BONUS & BENIFITS OTE £100,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago