The first table below looks at the demand for COM+ skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM+ over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank 628 588 582
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -6
Permanent jobs citing COM+ 9 10 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.019% 0.023% 0.098%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.048% 0.058% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 40
Average salary £90,000 £47,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+91.48% -11.32%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
18592 17377 20905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 38.64% 39.21% 40.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15992 14885 18582
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
COM+
England

COM+
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

COM+ Jobs Demand Trend in London

COM+
Salary Trend in London

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

COM+ Salary Trend in London

COM+
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM+ across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

COM+ Salary Histogram in London

COM+
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM+ within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
City of London - 2 £70,000 - 6
COM+
England

COM+
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 23 (100.00%) SQL
2 19 (82.61%) Windows
3 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
4 13 (56.52%) C#
4 13 (56.52%) .NET
5 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
6 10 (43.48%) T-SQL
6 10 (43.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (34.78%) Degree
7 8 (34.78%) Oracle
7 8 (34.78%) IIS
8 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
8 7 (30.43%) Web Services
8 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
8 7 (30.43%) OO
9 6 (26.09%) jQuery
10 5 (21.74%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
10 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
10 5 (21.74%) Finance
10 5 (21.74%) UNIX
10 5 (21.74%) Linux
10 5 (21.74%) WebLogic
11 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
11 4 (17.39%) ADO.NET
11 4 (17.39%) UML
11 4 (17.39%) SunGard
11 4 (17.39%) ETL
11 4 (17.39%) XSL
11 4 (17.39%) MS Excel

COM+
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 8 (34.78%) IIS
2 5 (21.74%) WebLogic
3 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
3 4 (17.39%) CMS
3 4 (17.39%) WorkSite
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 10 (43.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
2 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Law
3 2 (8.70%) Local Government
4 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Consultant
2 7 (30.43%) Technical Consultant
3 6 (26.09%) Support Consultant
3 6 (26.09%) Technical Support
3 6 (26.09%) Architect
3 6 (26.09%) Technical Support Consultant
4 5 (21.74%) Technical Architect
5 4 (17.39%) Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Administrator
6 3 (13.04%) Windows Administrator
6 3 (13.04%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Graduate
7 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
8 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Systems Support
8 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) .NET
2 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
2 7 (30.43%) Web Services
3 6 (26.09%) jQuery
4 4 (17.39%) ADO.NET
4 4 (17.39%) XSL
4 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (17.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
4 4 (17.39%) NHibernate
4 4 (17.39%) Ajax
4 4 (17.39%) WCF
5 3 (13.04%) CSS
5 3 (13.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Hedge funds
2 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.70%) GIS
4 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
2 5 (21.74%) UNIX
2 5 (21.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) OO
2 5 (21.74%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (17.39%) UML
3 4 (17.39%) ETL
3 4 (17.39%) MVC
3 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
3 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
3 4 (17.39%) Portfolio Management
3 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (56.52%) C#
3 10 (43.48%) T-SQL
4 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.04%) VBScript
5 3 (13.04%) Delphi
5 3 (13.04%) Java
6 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 8 (34.78%) Oracle
3 4 (17.39%) SunGard