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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank 616 658 686
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +28
Permanent jobs citing COM+ 6 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.015% 0.002% 0.023%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.038% 0.006% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 10
Median salary £50,000 - £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +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
15915 16610 18855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 40.28% 37.35% 39.24%
Number of salaries quoted 14041 14275 16229
Median salary £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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+
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 13 (92.86%) C#
1 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 8 (57.14%) XML
3 7 (50.00%) Web Services
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) REST
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (50.00%) API Integration
4 6 (42.86%) Presales
4 6 (42.86%) Project Planning
4 6 (42.86%) Project Management
4 6 (42.86%) WinForms
4 6 (42.86%) RUP
4 6 (42.86%) MSMQ
4 6 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
5 5 (35.71%) SOA
5 5 (35.71%) Finance
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (35.71%) Fintech
6 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (14.29%) TDD
6 2 (14.29%) WSDL
6 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
6 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%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) SSL
1 2 (14.29%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
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%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 8 (57.14%) XML
3 7 (50.00%) REST
3 7 (50.00%) Web Services
4 6 (42.86%) MSMQ
4 6 (42.86%) WinForms
5 2 (14.29%) WSDL
5 2 (14.29%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Fintech
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
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%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Hitachi