The table below looks at the statistics for COM+ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM+ over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank - - 73
Permanent jobs citing COM+ 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
COM+
West Midlands

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 Staffordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
251 410 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 41.01% 54.96% 48.20%
Number of salaries quoted 236 330 290
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

COM+
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COM+ across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

COM+ Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

COM+
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

COM+ Salary Trend in Staffordshire

COM+
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing COM+ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited COM+.

1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) VB6
4 2 (40.00%) VB
4 2 (40.00%) Back Office

COM+
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing COM+ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited COM+. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (40.00%) VB6
2 2 (40.00%) VB