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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank 873 891 931
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +40
Permanent jobs citing COM+ 33 31 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.031% 0.040%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.091% 0.081% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 39
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £25,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £56,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £34,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+26.81% -13.75%
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
36132 38140 44655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.70% 38.27% 40.45%
Number of salaries quoted 31644 32868 38401
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
London +28 11 £50,000 -4.76% 1
South West +4 9 £35,000 +20.68%
South East +10 6 £45,750 +22.00%
East of England +10 3 - - 1
West Midlands - 2 - -
North East - 1 - -
COM+
UK

COM+
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 50 (86.21%) .NET
2 45 (77.59%) SQL Server
3 44 (75.86%) C#
3 44 (75.86%) ASP.NET
4 38 (65.52%) XML
5 35 (60.34%) SQL
5 35 (60.34%) IIS
6 34 (58.62%) VB
7 32 (55.17%) VB6
8 29 (50.00%) Microsoft
9 27 (46.55%) C++
9 27 (46.55%) HTML
10 26 (44.83%) ADO.NET
11 21 (36.21%) Team Foundation Server
12 18 (31.03%) Web Services
13 14 (24.14%) SDLC
14 12 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
15 11 (18.97%) Finance
15 11 (18.97%) VB.NET
16 10 (17.24%) WSDL
16 10 (17.24%) Waterfall
17 9 (15.52%) SQL Server 2012
17 9 (15.52%) Enterprise Software
17 9 (15.52%) SQL Server 2000
17 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
17 9 (15.52%) Visual Studio
17 9 (15.52%) .NET Framework
18 8 (13.79%) SQL Server 2005
18 8 (13.79%) XSL
18 8 (13.79%) XML Schema

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 35 (60.34%) IIS
2 7 (12.07%) Apache
2 7 (12.07%) JBoss
2 7 (12.07%) Tomcat
2 7 (12.07%) WebLogic
3 6 (10.34%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.45%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.72%) MTS
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
2 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) SSL
1 2 (3.45%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (77.59%) SQL Server
2 12 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (15.52%) SQL Server 2000
3 9 (15.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (13.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (12.07%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (8.62%) Relational Database
7 4 (6.90%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (36.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (15.52%) Visual Studio
3 7 (12.07%) VisualVM
4 1 (1.72%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (18.97%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Banking
2 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (81.03%) Developer
2 36 (62.07%) .NET Developer
3 26 (44.83%) C# .NET Developer
3 26 (44.83%) C# Developer
4 11 (18.97%) SQL Developer
5 9 (15.52%) Senior Developer
6 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (10.34%) BizTalk Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Software Developer
6 6 (10.34%) VB.NET Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Support Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) VB Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Applications Support
8 4 (6.90%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) Senior VB Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Senior VB6 Developer
8 4 (6.90%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (86.21%) .NET
2 44 (75.86%) ASP.NET
3 38 (65.52%) XML
4 27 (46.55%) HTML
5 26 (44.83%) ADO.NET
6 18 (31.03%) Web Services
7 10 (17.24%) WSDL
8 9 (15.52%) .NET Framework
9 8 (13.79%) XML Schema
9 8 (13.79%) XSL
10 7 (12.07%) jQuery
10 7 (12.07%) MSMQ
10 7 (12.07%) REST
11 6 (10.34%) WinForms
12 5 (8.62%) CSS
12 5 (8.62%) Middleware
13 4 (6.90%) CSS3
13 4 (6.90%) HTML5
14 3 (5.17%) Ajax
15 2 (3.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (12.07%) DataPower
3 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.62%) Fintech
4 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.45%) Wiki
6 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) Windows
2 3 (5.17%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.45%) Linux
3 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.14%) SDLC
2 10 (17.24%) Waterfall
3 7 (12.07%) API Integration
3 7 (12.07%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 7 (12.07%) MVC
3 7 (12.07%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (10.34%) Incident Management
4 6 (10.34%) Presales
4 6 (10.34%) Project Management
4 6 (10.34%) Project Planning
4 6 (10.34%) RUP
5 5 (8.62%) Coaching
5 5 (8.62%) Configuration Management
5 5 (8.62%) High Availability
5 5 (8.62%) Mentoring
5 5 (8.62%) SOA
6 3 (5.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (5.17%) Load Testing
6 3 (5.17%) Performance Testing
6 3 (5.17%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 44 (75.86%) C#
2 35 (60.34%) SQL
3 34 (58.62%) VB
4 32 (55.17%) VB6
5 27 (46.55%) C++
6 11 (18.97%) VB.NET
7 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
8 7 (12.07%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.45%) Progress 4GL
10 1 (1.72%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.72%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.72%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) Opsview
2 5 (8.62%) Nagios
2 5 (8.62%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 29 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.07%) IBM
2 7 (12.07%) Splunk
3 2 (3.45%) Hitachi
3 2 (3.45%) webMethods
4 1 (1.72%) FactSet
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle
4 1 (1.72%) Sybase
4 1 (1.72%) Telerik
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