The table below looks at the statistics for COM+ skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM+ over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank 863 899 924
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +25
Permanent jobs citing COM+ 13 33 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.032% 0.037%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.038% 0.085% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 12 28 26
Median salary £38,750 £32,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,200 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £56,500 £47,200
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -2.98%
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
34266 38607 40770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.76% 37.98% 38.21%
Number of salaries quoted 29838 33424 34593
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

COM+
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England 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 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 1 October 2016.

COM+ Salary Histogram in England

COM+
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM+ within the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yorkshire +32 6 £30,000 -46.90%
East of England +23 5 £47,500 +11.76%
South East +58 2 £70,000 +115.38%
COM+
UK

COM+
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 England region with a requirement for COM+.

1 39 (79.59%) .NET
2 35 (71.43%) SQL
3 34 (69.39%) C#
4 25 (51.02%) Microsoft
5 24 (48.98%) C++
5 24 (48.98%) ASP.NET
6 23 (46.94%) XML
7 21 (42.86%) SQL Server
8 19 (38.78%) HTML
9 18 (36.73%) VB
10 17 (34.69%) Finance
11 16 (32.65%) VB6
12 15 (30.61%) IIS
12 15 (30.61%) SDLC
13 14 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (22.45%) Team Foundation Server
14 11 (22.45%) ADO.NET
14 11 (22.45%) Web Services
14 11 (22.45%) Linux
14 11 (22.45%) VB.NET
14 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
15 10 (20.41%) Apache
15 10 (20.41%) JBoss
16 9 (18.37%) Project Management
16 9 (18.37%) Waterfall
17 8 (16.33%) Analytics
17 8 (16.33%) Relational Database
17 8 (16.33%) RDBMS
17 8 (16.33%) WSDL
17 8 (16.33%) Java

COM+
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 15 (30.61%) IIS
2 10 (20.41%) Apache
2 10 (20.41%) JBoss
3 6 (12.24%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (12.24%) SAS
3 6 (12.24%) SharePoint
4 4 (8.16%) Tomcat
4 4 (8.16%) WebLogic
5 3 (6.12%) Confluence
5 3 (6.12%) GlassFish
6 2 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Changepoint
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) IBM Cloud
1 3 (6.12%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) SSL
2 3 (6.12%) Skype
3 1 (2.04%) DNS
3 1 (2.04%) ICMP
3 1 (2.04%) NFC
3 1 (2.04%) SNMP
3 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.33%) RDBMS
2 8 (16.33%) Relational Database
3 6 (12.24%) MS Access
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.04%) Big Data
6 1 (2.04%) MySQL
6 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (14.29%) JIRA
3 6 (12.24%) Eclipse
3 6 (12.24%) Gerrit
3 6 (12.24%) Git (software)
3 6 (12.24%) Gradle
3 6 (12.24%) HP UFT
3 6 (12.24%) Jenkins
3 6 (12.24%) JUnit
4 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
4 3 (6.12%) VisualVM
5 1 (2.04%) Maven
General
1 17 (34.69%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Advertising
3 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 33 (67.35%) Developer
2 16 (32.65%) .NET Developer
3 15 (30.61%) C# .NET Developer
3 15 (30.61%) C# Developer
4 10 (20.41%) Software Developer
5 8 (16.33%) SQL Developer
6 7 (14.29%) Applications Support
6 7 (14.29%) Senior Developer
7 6 (12.24%) Applications Engineer
7 6 (12.24%) Applications Support Engineer
7 6 (12.24%) BizTalk Developer
7 6 (12.24%) Support Engineer
8 5 (10.20%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Senior SQL Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Senior VB Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Senior VB6 Developer
8 5 (10.20%) VB Developer
8 5 (10.20%) VB6 Developer
9 4 (8.16%) Lead Developer
9 4 (8.16%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (79.59%) .NET
2 24 (48.98%) ASP.NET
3 23 (46.94%) XML
4 19 (38.78%) HTML
5 11 (22.45%) ADO.NET
5 11 (22.45%) Web Services
6 8 (16.33%) WSDL
7 7 (14.29%) Hibernate
8 6 (12.24%) AngularJS
8 6 (12.24%) HTML5
8 6 (12.24%) J2EE
8 6 (12.24%) JSON
8 6 (12.24%) MSMQ
8 6 (12.24%) SOAP
8 6 (12.24%) Spring
8 6 (12.24%) Struts
8 6 (12.24%) WinForms
8 6 (12.24%) XSD
9 3 (6.12%) REST
10 2 (4.08%) Apache Wicket
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.24%) DataPower
2 6 (12.24%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.12%) Fintech
4 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.08%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.45%) Linux
2 7 (14.29%) Unix
3 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (6.12%) Windows
3 3 (6.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) SDLC
2 9 (18.37%) Project Management
2 9 (18.37%) Waterfall
3 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.33%) Analytics
4 6 (12.24%) Business Analytics
4 6 (12.24%) Presales
4 6 (12.24%) Project Planning
4 6 (12.24%) RUP
4 6 (12.24%) Validation
5 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
5 5 (10.20%) SOA
6 4 (8.16%) Coaching
7 3 (6.12%) API Integration
7 3 (6.12%) BCP
7 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 3 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.08%) Process Management
8 2 (4.08%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (71.43%) SQL
2 34 (69.39%) C#
3 24 (48.98%) C++
4 18 (36.73%) VB
5 16 (32.65%) VB6
6 11 (22.45%) VB.NET
7 8 (16.33%) Java
8 6 (12.24%) PowerShell
8 6 (12.24%) Shell Script
8 6 (12.24%) VBA
8 6 (12.24%) VC++
9 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
9 2 (4.08%) Perl
9 2 (4.08%) PHP
9 2 (4.08%) Progress 4GL
9 2 (4.08%) Python
9 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.04%) C
10 1 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) MCAD
1 6 (12.24%) MCSD
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.08%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (6.12%) IBM Cloud Orchestrator
2 3 (6.12%) Opsview
3 2 (4.08%) Kibana
3 2 (4.08%) logstash
3 2 (4.08%) Nagios
4 1 (2.04%) Cacti
4 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.04%) Puppet
4 1 (2.04%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 25 (51.02%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.29%) Oracle
3 6 (12.24%) Alterian
3 6 (12.24%) IBM
4 3 (6.12%) Splunk
4 3 (6.12%) webMethods
5 2 (4.08%) Hitachi
6 1 (2.04%) Acronis
6 1 (2.04%) Sybase
6 1 (2.04%) VMware