The table below looks at the statistics for COM+ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM+ over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank - - 77
Permanent jobs citing COM+ 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - - 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £25,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -50.00%
COM+
South East

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 Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
545 516 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 51.32% 46.20% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 495 453 217
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

COM+
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

COM+ Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

COM+
Salary Trend in Kent

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

COM+ Salary Trend in Kent