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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank 228 247 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs citing COM+ 7 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.13% 0.14% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Median salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +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
2095 2582 2669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 38.95% 43.78% 44.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1849 2232 2302
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 £27,500 £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 25 July 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 -7 7 - -
COM+
England

COM+
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) C++
1 17 (100.00%) VB
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 17 (100.00%) IIS
1 17 (100.00%) XML
1 17 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 17 (100.00%) VB6
2 16 (94.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
4 13 (76.47%) HTML
5 12 (70.59%) SQL
6 11 (64.71%) SDLC
6 11 (64.71%) Waterfall
7 4 (23.53%) jQuery
7 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
7 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
7 4 (23.53%) MVC
8 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (11.76%) Web Services
8 2 (11.76%) XSL
8 2 (11.76%) WSDL
8 2 (11.76%) XML Schema
8 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
9 1 (5.88%) QA
9 1 (5.88%) Performance 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 17 (100.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Changepoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (94.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (88.24%) .NET Developer
2 15 (88.24%) C# .NET Developer
2 15 (88.24%) C# Developer
3 4 (23.53%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 17 (100.00%) XML
2 13 (76.47%) HTML
3 4 (23.53%) jQuery
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
4 2 (11.76%) Web Services
4 2 (11.76%) WSDL
4 2 (11.76%) XML Schema
4 2 (11.76%) XSL
5 1 (5.88%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) SDLC
1 11 (64.71%) Waterfall
2 4 (23.53%) MVC
3 1 (5.88%) Coaching
3 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.88%) Load Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Process Management
3 1 (5.88%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) C++
1 17 (100.00%) VB
1 17 (100.00%) VB6
2 12 (70.59%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft