The table below looks at the statistics for COM+ skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM+ over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank 629 663 683
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +20
Permanent jobs citing COM+ 11 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.027% 0.021% 0.026%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.069% 0.055% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 11
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
COM+
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15973 16501 20150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 39.65% 37.68% 40.12%
Number of salaries quoted 14030 14097 17252
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

COM+
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London 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 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 30 May 2016.

COM+ Salary Histogram in London

COM+
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 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 London region with a requirement for COM+.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 8 (57.14%) Web Services
2 8 (57.14%) XML
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (50.00%) REST
3 7 (50.00%) API Integration
4 6 (42.86%) Presales
4 6 (42.86%) Finance
4 6 (42.86%) WinForms
4 6 (42.86%) Project Planning
4 6 (42.86%) Project Management
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (42.86%) RUP
4 6 (42.86%) MSMQ
4 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 5 (35.71%) SOA
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (35.71%) Fintech
6 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
7 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (14.29%) TDD
7 2 (14.29%) WSDL
7 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
7 2 (14.29%) SSL

COM+
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 6 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) SSL
1 2 (14.29%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
5 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
2 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) .NET Developer
2 10 (71.43%) C# .NET Developer
2 10 (71.43%) C# Developer
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Developer
4 6 (42.86%) BizTalk Developer
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) BizTalk Integration Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Integration Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Web Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 8 (57.14%) Web Services
2 8 (57.14%) XML
3 7 (50.00%) REST
4 6 (42.86%) MSMQ
4 6 (42.86%) WinForms
5 2 (14.29%) WSDL
5 2 (14.29%) XSD
6 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
6 1 (7.14%) ATL
6 1 (7.14%) CSS
6 1 (7.14%) CSS3
6 1 (7.14%) HTML
6 1 (7.14%) HTML5
6 1 (7.14%) jQuery
6 1 (7.14%) OOXML
6 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Fintech
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) API Integration
2 6 (42.86%) Presales
2 6 (42.86%) Project Management
2 6 (42.86%) Project Planning
2 6 (42.86%) RUP
3 5 (35.71%) SOA
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Data Management
5 1 (7.14%) Investment Management
5 1 (7.14%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Hitachi
3 1 (7.14%) FactSet
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Sybase