The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank 442 425 435
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +10
Permanent jobs citing COM+ 7 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.029% 0.049% 0.033%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.075% 0.13% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 6
Average salary £27,500 £50,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% +21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £45,000 £38,875
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
9299 8524 10049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.72% 37.94% 41.02%
Number of salaries quoted 7960 7596 9145
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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England

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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

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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 17 April 2014.

COM+ Salary Histogram in the South East

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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 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire - 4 £26,250 -
Surrey -5 1 £21,500 -57.00%
Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Kent - 1 £37,500 -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 9 (81.82%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
3 7 (63.64%) VB6
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 7 (63.64%) VB
4 6 (54.55%) XML
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 5 (45.45%) VB.NET
5 5 (45.45%) SQL
6 4 (36.36%) Oracle
6 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
6 4 (36.36%) Web Services
6 4 (36.36%) DCOM
6 4 (36.36%) Windows
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
6 4 (36.36%) Finance
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (36.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 3 (27.27%) Scrum
7 3 (27.27%) WCF
7 3 (27.27%) MTS
7 3 (27.27%) RDF
7 3 (27.27%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
7 3 (27.27%) ADO.NET

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 3 (27.27%) MTS
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (9.09%) DTS
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) NUnit
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) VB Developer
2 3 (27.27%) VB6 Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Graduate Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Graduate
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Support Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
1 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
2 6 (54.55%) XML
3 4 (36.36%) DCOM
3 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (36.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 3 (27.27%) WCF
4 3 (27.27%) ADO.NET
5 2 (18.18%) WinForms
6 1 (9.09%) DAO
6 1 (9.09%) NHibernate
6 1 (9.09%) HTML
6 1 (9.09%) ADO
6 1 (9.09%) jQuery
6 1 (9.09%) CSS
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
1 2 (18.18%) Physics
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) RDF
1 3 (27.27%) Scrum
2 2 (18.18%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Validation
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) DSDM
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) VB
2 7 (63.64%) VB6
3 5 (45.45%) VB.NET
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
4 3 (27.27%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 1 (9.09%) VC++
5 1 (9.09%) VBScript
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco