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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank 250 252 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing COM+ 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.054% 0.084% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Median salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -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
2183 2580 2607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 39.26% 43.39% 42.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1910 2213 2223
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 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 24 August 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 -4 3 - -
COM+
England

COM+
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) C++
1 13 (100.00%) VB
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) IIS
1 13 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) XML
1 13 (100.00%) VB6
1 13 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
3 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 11 (84.62%) HTML
4 10 (76.92%) Waterfall
4 10 (76.92%) SDLC
5 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
5 2 (15.38%) MVC
5 2 (15.38%) jQuery
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Load Testing
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (7.69%) Changepoint
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
6 1 (7.69%) QA
6 1 (7.69%) Finance
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (7.69%) Process Management

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 13 (100.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Changepoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (92.31%) .NET Developer
2 12 (92.31%) C# .NET Developer
2 12 (92.31%) C# Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) XML
2 11 (84.62%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) jQuery
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.69%) Web Services
4 1 (7.69%) WSDL
4 1 (7.69%) XML Schema
4 1 (7.69%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) SDLC
1 10 (76.92%) Waterfall
2 2 (15.38%) MVC
3 1 (7.69%) Coaching
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Load Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Process Management
3 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) C++
1 13 (100.00%) VB
1 13 (100.00%) VB6
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft