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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank 845 867 855
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -12
Permanent jobs citing COM+ 35 46 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.041% 0.027%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.089% 0.10% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 25 38 25
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £35,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £90,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -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
39245 44273 41707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.99% 39.38% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 33890 38185 36553
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
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 30 June 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 30 June 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
South West - 10 £37,500 -
East of England +5 8 - -
Yorkshire +10 5 £56,500 - 1
London +5 5 £53,750 +7.50% 11
West Midlands - 4 £30,000 - 1
South East +21 2 £38,750 +80.23% 2
East Midlands -8 1 £45,000 +12.50% 1
COM+
UK

COM+
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (70.93%) IIS
2 58 (67.44%) .NET
3 49 (56.98%) SQL Server
4 43 (50.00%) SQL
5 37 (43.02%) ASP.NET
6 36 (41.86%) VB
6 36 (41.86%) Finance
7 35 (40.70%) VB6
7 35 (40.70%) C#
8 34 (39.53%) T-SQL
9 30 (34.88%) Web Services
10 29 (33.72%) JavaScript
10 29 (33.72%) Microsoft
11 28 (32.56%) Apache
12 27 (31.40%) JBoss
12 27 (31.40%) C++
13 26 (30.23%) MVC
13 26 (30.23%) .NET Framework
14 25 (29.07%) SQL Server 2005
14 25 (29.07%) SQL Server 2008
14 25 (29.07%) XML
15 24 (27.91%) Windows
15 24 (27.91%) Tomcat
16 22 (25.58%) SQL Server 2000
16 22 (25.58%) PHP
17 21 (24.42%) WebLogic
18 20 (23.26%) HTML
18 20 (23.26%) XHTML
18 20 (23.26%) Middleware
18 20 (23.26%) DataPower

COM+
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (70.93%) IIS
2 28 (32.56%) Apache
3 27 (31.40%) JBoss
4 24 (27.91%) Tomcat
5 21 (24.42%) WebLogic
6 10 (11.63%) SharePoint
7 6 (6.98%) WebSphere
8 4 (4.65%) SAS
8 4 (4.65%) MTS
9 1 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.16%) MS Exchange
9 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.16%) GlassFish
Applications
1 19 (22.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (18.60%) Changepoint
2 1 (1.16%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.47%) TCP/IP
2 6 (6.98%) Internet
3 4 (4.65%) LAN
4 3 (3.49%) WAN
4 3 (3.49%) SAN
5 1 (1.16%) VPN
5 1 (1.16%) HTTP
5 1 (1.16%) WLAN
5 1 (1.16%) Wireless
5 1 (1.16%) Network Security
5 1 (1.16%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (56.98%) SQL Server
2 25 (29.07%) SQL Server 2005
2 25 (29.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (25.58%) SQL Server 2000
4 16 (18.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (18.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.65%) MS Access
6 1 (1.16%) MySQL
6 1 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (18.60%) Team Foundation Server
1 16 (18.60%) VisualVM
2 2 (2.33%) MSBuild
2 2 (2.33%) NUnit
2 2 (2.33%) CruiseControl
2 2 (2.33%) TeamCity
General
1 36 (41.86%) Finance
2 6 (6.98%) Back Office
3 4 (4.65%) Banking
4 3 (3.49%) Advertising
4 3 (3.49%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (32.56%) Developer
2 26 (30.23%) Analyst
3 24 (27.91%) Support Analyst
4 20 (23.26%) Applications Support
5 16 (18.60%) Applications Support Analyst
6 14 (16.28%) Software Developer
7 10 (11.63%) Support Engineer
8 9 (10.47%) .NET Developer
9 8 (9.30%) Architect
9 8 (9.30%) Middleware Analyst
10 6 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (5.81%) Applications Architect
11 5 (5.81%) Graduate Software Developer
11 5 (5.81%) Graduate Developer
11 5 (5.81%) Applications Specialist
11 5 (5.81%) Graduate
11 5 (5.81%) Database Specialist
11 5 (5.81%) .NET Architect
12 4 (4.65%) C# Developer
12 4 (4.65%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (67.44%) .NET
2 37 (43.02%) ASP.NET
3 30 (34.88%) Web Services
4 26 (30.23%) .NET Framework
5 25 (29.07%) XML
6 20 (23.26%) HTML
6 20 (23.26%) XHTML
6 20 (23.26%) Middleware
7 18 (20.93%) XSLT
8 16 (18.60%) XSL
8 16 (18.60%) WSDL
8 16 (18.60%) XML Schema
8 16 (18.60%) LINQ
9 12 (13.95%) CSS
10 11 (12.79%) MSMQ
11 8 (9.30%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (8.14%) ADO.NET
13 6 (6.98%) DCOM
13 6 (6.98%) Java EE
14 5 (5.81%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.26%) DataPower
1 20 (23.26%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.81%) N-Tier
3 5 (5.81%) Wiki
4 2 (2.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.16%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.16%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (27.91%) Windows
2 12 (13.95%) Linux
3 8 (9.30%) UNIX
4 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.16%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.23%) MVC
2 20 (23.26%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (19.77%) Configuration Management
3 17 (19.77%) Mentoring
3 17 (19.77%) Coaching
4 16 (18.60%) Incident Management
4 16 (18.60%) Performance Testing
4 16 (18.60%) Load Testing
5 12 (13.95%) UML
5 12 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (11.63%) OO
6 10 (11.63%) E-Commerce
6 10 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (10.47%) TDD
8 6 (6.98%) Multithreading
8 6 (6.98%) Electronic Trading
9 5 (5.81%) Change Control
9 5 (5.81%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (5.81%) Scrum
10 4 (4.65%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 43 (50.00%) SQL
2 36 (41.86%) VB
3 35 (40.70%) C#
3 35 (40.70%) VB6
4 34 (39.53%) T-SQL
5 29 (33.72%) JavaScript
6 27 (31.40%) C++
7 22 (25.58%) PHP
8 11 (12.79%) Java
9 10 (11.63%) VB.NET
10 8 (9.30%) Perl
10 8 (9.30%) PowerShell
11 5 (5.81%) VBA
12 2 (2.33%) ActionScript 3.0
12 2 (2.33%) ActionScript
13 1 (1.16%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (15.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.98%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.16%) Sendmail
3 1 (1.16%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (23.26%) Opsview
2 16 (18.60%) Nagios
Vendors
1 29 (33.72%) Microsoft
2 20 (23.26%) Splunk
3 16 (18.60%) IBM
4 6 (6.98%) Progress
5 5 (5.81%) webMethods
6 4 (4.65%) Alterian
7 2 (2.33%) Telerik
7 2 (2.33%) Perforce
8 1 (1.16%) VMware
8 1 (1.16%) Solace
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + BONUS & BENIFITS OTE £100,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £63000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS OTE £180000
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton
Real Staffing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Derbyshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago