The table below looks at the statistics for COM+ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM+ over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank 169 179 152
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -27
Permanent jobs citing COM+ 4 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.11% 0.027% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.32% 0.075% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 6
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +28.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
COM+
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1233 1328 1050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 34.88% 35.46% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1015 1088 868
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

COM+
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

COM+ Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

COM+
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

COM+ Salary Trend in Leeds

COM+
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 8 (100.00%) VBA
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
2 7 (87.50%) Alterian
2 7 (87.50%) MS Access
2 7 (87.50%) SharePoint
2 7 (87.50%) SAS
3 6 (75.00%) LAN
3 6 (75.00%) WAN
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) SAN
3 6 (75.00%) C#
3 6 (75.00%) C++
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (62.50%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (50.00%) Finance
5 4 (50.00%) Time Management
6 3 (37.50%) IIS
6 3 (37.50%) Web Services
7 2 (25.00%) ITIL
7 2 (25.00%) Linux

COM+
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 7 (87.50%) SharePoint
1 7 (87.50%) SAS
2 3 (37.50%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) LAN
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
1 6 (75.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MS Access
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Applications Support
2 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 6 (75.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 6 (75.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Software Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Support Technician
3 2 (25.00%) Support Technician
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (62.50%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (50.00%) Time Management
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) VBA
2 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
3 6 (75.00%) C#
3 6 (75.00%) C++
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Alterian
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft