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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank 230 247 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs citing COM+ 9 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.17% 0.17% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.44% 0.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 0
Median salary - £37,500 -
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
2035 2553 2781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 39.06% 42.36% 44.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1781 2211 2396
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 June 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 +1 9 - -
COM+
England

COM+
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) C++
1 21 (100.00%) VB
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 21 (100.00%) IIS
1 21 (100.00%) XML
1 21 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 21 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 21 (100.00%) VB6
2 18 (85.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (80.95%) HTML
4 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
5 14 (66.67%) SQL
6 12 (57.14%) SDLC
7 11 (52.38%) Waterfall
8 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
8 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (23.81%) XSL
8 5 (23.81%) WSDL
8 5 (23.81%) XML Schema
8 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (23.81%) Web Services
8 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (19.05%) MVC
9 4 (19.05%) VB.NET
9 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
9 4 (19.05%) jQuery
10 2 (9.52%) Performance Testing
10 2 (9.52%) Load Testing

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 21 (100.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Changepoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (85.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (80.95%) .NET Developer
3 16 (76.19%) C# .NET Developer
3 16 (76.19%) C# Developer
4 4 (19.05%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Developer
4 4 (19.05%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
1 21 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 21 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 21 (100.00%) XML
2 17 (80.95%) HTML
3 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
3 5 (23.81%) Web Services
3 5 (23.81%) WSDL
3 5 (23.81%) XML Schema
3 5 (23.81%) XSL
4 4 (19.05%) jQuery
5 1 (4.76%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) SDLC
2 11 (52.38%) Waterfall
3 4 (19.05%) MVC
4 2 (9.52%) Coaching
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.52%) Load Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Process Management
4 2 (9.52%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) C++
1 21 (100.00%) VB
1 21 (100.00%) VB6
2 14 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) VB.NET
4 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Microsoft