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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank 441 459 475
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +16
Permanent jobs citing COM+ 6 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.033% 0.014% 0.004%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.082% 0.040% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Median salary £45,750 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.76% -
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+23.33% -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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7344 7532 8721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 39.78% 36.24% 38.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6586 6542 7600
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

COM+
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East 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 the South East

COM+
Salary Trend in the South East

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

COM+ Salary Trend in the South East

COM+
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM+ across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

COM+ Salary Histogram in the South East

COM+
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM+ within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey - 3 £49,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £48,000 -
Berkshire -2 1 £40,000 +23.07%
COM+
England

COM+
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

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

1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) VB
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (70.00%) VB6
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) VB.NET
4 5 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (40.00%) HTML
6 3 (30.00%) Skype
7 2 (20.00%) jQuery
7 2 (20.00%) Analytics
7 2 (20.00%) Java
7 2 (20.00%) C#
7 2 (20.00%) Perl
7 2 (20.00%) PHP
7 2 (20.00%) Python
7 2 (20.00%) CSS
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) Web Services
7 2 (20.00%) XML
7 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (20.00%) MVC
8 1 (10.00%) SEO
8 1 (10.00%) Finance
8 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
8 1 (10.00%) VMware

COM+
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Skype
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) ICMP
2 1 (10.00%) SNMP
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
1 1 (10.00%) MSBuild
1 1 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (60.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (60.00%) VB Developer
4 5 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (50.00%) Senior SQL Developer
4 5 (50.00%) Senior VB Developer
4 5 (50.00%) Senior VB6 Developer
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Developer
4 5 (50.00%) VB6 Developer
5 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
1 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (10.00%) Ajax
4 1 (10.00%) Classic ASP
4 1 (10.00%) CSS3
4 1 (10.00%) Flash
4 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) JDBC
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
4 1 (10.00%) MSMQ
4 1 (10.00%) WCF
4 1 (10.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (20.00%) Analytics
1 2 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
2 1 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Development
2 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Network Management
2 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) SEO
2 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) VB
2 7 (70.00%) VB6
3 6 (60.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) Perl
5 2 (20.00%) PHP
5 2 (20.00%) Python
6 1 (10.00%) ActionScript
6 1 (10.00%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (10.00%) C
6 1 (10.00%) C++
6 1 (10.00%) R
6 1 (10.00%) Ruby
6 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Cacti
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Acronis
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Sybase
2 1 (10.00%) Telerik
2 1 (10.00%) VMware