The table below looks at the statistics for COM+ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM+ over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank - - 142
Permanent jobs citing COM+ 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-16.25% +14.28%
COM+
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1296 1216 1128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.93% 38.64% 36.56%
Number of salaries quoted 873 806 781
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,150 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

COM+
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

COM+ Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

COM+
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

COM+ Salary Trend in Scotland