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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM+ over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank - 235 207
Permanent jobs citing COM+ 0 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.068% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.15% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 21
Average salary - £23,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -54.00%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £35,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -30.00%
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
2675 2621 2422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.18% 44.36% 42.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2373 2332 2187
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

COM+
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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