The table below looks at the statistics for COM+ skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM+ over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank 227 233 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing COM+ 9 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.17% 0.12% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.44% 0.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 0
Median salary £35,000 £31,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2027 2370 2694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 38.49% 41.32% 44.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1766 2122 2345
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,205 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

COM+
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 West

COM+
Salary Trend in the South West

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

COM+ Salary Trend in the South West

COM+
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM+ within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Gloucestershire -6 8 - -
Bristol - 1 £35,000 -
COM+
England

COM+
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 West region with a requirement for COM+.

1 25 (100.00%) C#
1 25 (100.00%) C++
1 25 (100.00%) VB
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 25 (100.00%) IIS
1 25 (100.00%) XML
1 25 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 25 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 25 (100.00%) VB6
2 21 (84.00%) HTML
3 20 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
5 16 (64.00%) SQL
6 14 (56.00%) SDLC
7 9 (36.00%) Waterfall
8 7 (28.00%) .NET Framework
8 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (28.00%) XSL
8 7 (28.00%) WSDL
8 7 (28.00%) XML Schema
8 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 7 (28.00%) Web Services
9 4 (16.00%) MVC
9 4 (16.00%) VB.NET
9 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
9 4 (16.00%) jQuery
10 2 (8.00%) Finance
10 2 (8.00%) Changepoint

COM+
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 25 (100.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Changepoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 21 (84.00%) .NET Developer
3 16 (64.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 16 (64.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (16.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (16.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
1 25 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 25 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 25 (100.00%) XML
2 21 (84.00%) HTML
3 7 (28.00%) .NET Framework
3 7 (28.00%) Web Services
3 7 (28.00%) WSDL
3 7 (28.00%) XML Schema
3 7 (28.00%) XSL
4 4 (16.00%) jQuery
5 1 (4.00%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) SDLC
2 9 (36.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (16.00%) MVC
4 2 (8.00%) Coaching
4 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.00%) Load Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Process Management
4 2 (8.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
1 25 (100.00%) C++
1 25 (100.00%) VB
1 25 (100.00%) VB6
2 16 (64.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Microsoft