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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM+ over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank 447 473 470
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -3
Permanent jobs citing COM+ 4 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.021% 0.009% 0.021%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.054% 0.025% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 5
Average salary £46,250 £37,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £37,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -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
7416 7928 9131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.38% 37.12% 38.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6613 6838 7867
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

COM+
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COM+ across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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+
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM+ within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(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
Surrey - 3 £42,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £50,000 -
COM+
England

COM+
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) VB
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) VB6
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) XML
3 4 (57.14%) jQuery
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (42.86%) ActionScript 3.0
4 3 (42.86%) Change Control
4 3 (42.86%) MSBuild
4 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 3 (42.86%) WCF
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) Telerik
4 3 (42.86%) Ajax
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) VB.NET

COM+
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MSBuild
2 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Developer
3 4 (57.14%) .NET Developer
4 3 (42.86%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (42.86%) Software Developer
4 3 (42.86%) VB Developer
5 2 (28.57%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (28.57%) Senior SQL Developer
5 2 (28.57%) Senior VB Developer
5 2 (28.57%) Senior VB6 Developer
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
5 2 (28.57%) VB6 Developer
6 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (14.29%) DBA
6 1 (14.29%) Graduate DBA
6 1 (14.29%) Graduate Oracle DBA
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
6 1 (14.29%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) jQuery
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 3 (42.86%) Ajax
4 3 (42.86%) Classic ASP
4 3 (42.86%) Flash
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
4 3 (42.86%) MSMQ
4 3 (42.86%) WCF
4 3 (42.86%) XHTML
5 1 (14.29%) CSS3
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) AIX
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Change Control
2 3 (42.86%) Cross-Browser Development
2 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
4 1 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) SEO
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) VB
2 6 (85.71%) VB6
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) ActionScript
4 3 (42.86%) ActionScript 3.0
4 3 (42.86%) R
4 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
5 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Telerik
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle