The table below looks at the statistics for COM+ skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM+ over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank 856 847 764
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -83
Permanent jobs citing COM+ 47 17 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.016% 0.100%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.040% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 29 11 99
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £47,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
44202 43004 48363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.30% 39.41% 40.64%
Number of salaries quoted 37209 37256 42633
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

COM+
Jobs Demand Trend

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

COM+ Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

COM+
Salary Trend

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

COM+ Salary Trend in the UK

COM+
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COM+ over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 within the UK.

COM+ Salary Histogram in the UK

COM+
Top 24 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM+ within the UK over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +13 42 £40,000 -5.88% 8
South Yorkshire - 13 £33,500 -
Yorkshire - 13 £33,500 -
London -11 11 £90,000 +91.48% 7
Lutterworth - 8 £40,000 -
Sheffield - 8 £38,750 -
Leicestershire - 8 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 8 £40,000 -
East of England +3 7 £37,500 -
Northern Ireland -1 5 - -
Belfast -5 5 - -
County Antrim -6 5 - -
Essex - 5 £35,000 -
Brentwood - 4 - -
West Midlands +2 2 - -
Cambridge -2 2 £40,000 +6.66%
Cambridgeshire -5 2 £40,000 +6.66%
Staffordshire -10 2 - -
City of London - 2 £70,000 - 5
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 - -
Rotherham - 1 £33,500 -
Billericay - 1 £35,000 -
Surrey - 1 - -
South East - 1 - - 1

COM+
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 77 (81.05%) .NET
2 67 (70.53%) SQL
3 58 (61.05%) C#
4 50 (52.63%) SQL Server
5 46 (48.42%) ASP.NET
5 46 (48.42%) Windows
6 39 (41.05%) XML
7 38 (40.00%) JavaScript
8 37 (38.95%) Degree
9 36 (37.89%) OO
10 32 (33.68%) C++
11 31 (32.63%) Oracle
12 30 (31.58%) HTML
13 29 (30.53%) Microsoft
14 28 (29.47%) Ajax
15 26 (27.37%) Computer Science
16 25 (26.32%) IIS
17 22 (23.16%) SOAP
17 22 (23.16%) Web Services
17 22 (23.16%) MS Excel
18 21 (22.11%) T-SQL
19 19 (20.00%) VB
20 18 (18.95%) Java
20 18 (18.95%) CSS
20 18 (18.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 17 (17.89%) Mathematics
21 17 (17.89%) ASP.NET MVC
21 17 (17.89%) MVC
22 16 (16.84%) jQuery
23 15 (15.79%) Software Engineering

COM+
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 25 (26.32%) IIS
2 12 (12.63%) WebLogic
3 11 (11.58%) Tomcat
4 7 (7.37%) SharePoint
4 7 (7.37%) Apache
5 4 (4.21%) CMS
5 4 (4.21%) WorkSite
6 1 (1.05%) Documentum
6 1 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 22 (23.16%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.32%) FTP
1 6 (6.32%) Internet
2 3 (3.16%) Firewall
2 3 (3.16%) Wireless
2 3 (3.16%) Modbus
2 3 (3.16%) LDAP
3 2 (2.11%) WAN
4 1 (1.05%) HTTP
4 1 (1.05%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 18 (18.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (12.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (6.32%) MS Access
5 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (4.21%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.05%) DTS
9 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.05%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (1.05%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (13.68%) NUnit
2 11 (11.58%) Visual Studio
3 10 (10.53%) VisualVM
4 9 (9.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (8.42%) TeamCity
6 7 (7.37%) Moq
6 7 (7.37%) SpecFlow
6 7 (7.37%) Octopus Deploy
6 7 (7.37%) Mercurial
6 7 (7.37%) ReSharper
7 5 (5.26%) Rational Rose
7 5 (5.26%) MSTest
8 1 (1.05%) Subversion
8 1 (1.05%) Selenium
8 1 (1.05%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (6.32%) Finance
2 3 (3.16%) Law
2 3 (3.16%) Retail
2 3 (3.16%) Local Government
3 2 (2.11%) Banking
4 1 (1.05%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (49.47%) Developer
2 34 (35.79%) Software Developer
3 21 (22.11%) Analyst
4 15 (15.79%) C++ Developer
4 15 (15.79%) C++ Software Developer
5 13 (13.68%) Support Analyst
6 12 (12.63%) Software Engineer
7 8 (8.42%) Architect
8 7 (7.37%) Technical Architect
8 7 (7.37%) Applications Support
8 7 (7.37%) .NET Developer
9 6 (6.32%) Systems Developer
9 6 (6.32%) Senior Developer
9 6 (6.32%) Database Developer
9 6 (6.32%) Middleware Analyst
10 5 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
10 5 (5.26%) Consultant
10 5 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
10 5 (5.26%) Graduate
10 5 (5.26%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (81.05%) .NET
2 46 (48.42%) ASP.NET
3 39 (41.05%) XML
4 30 (31.58%) HTML
5 28 (29.47%) Ajax
6 22 (23.16%) SOAP
6 22 (23.16%) Web Services
7 18 (18.95%) CSS
8 17 (17.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (16.84%) jQuery
10 14 (14.74%) XSLT
11 13 (13.68%) XHTML
12 12 (12.63%) WCF
13 11 (11.58%) Middleware
14 10 (10.53%) ADO.NET
14 10 (10.53%) .NET Framework
15 8 (8.42%) NHibernate
16 7 (7.37%) Dojo
17 6 (6.32%) Silverlight
18 5 (5.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.37%) Computer Science
2 17 (17.89%) Mathematics
3 10 (10.53%) DataPower
3 10 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.16%) GIS
4 3 (3.16%) Wiki
5 2 (2.11%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.11%) Derivative
5 2 (2.11%) Physics
6 1 (1.05%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.05%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.05%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 46 (48.42%) Windows
2 6 (6.32%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.16%) Windows CE
3 3 (3.16%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.05%) UNIX
4 1 (1.05%) Android
4 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (37.89%) OO
2 17 (17.89%) MVC
3 15 (15.79%) Software Engineering
4 11 (11.58%) TDD
5 10 (10.53%) Unit Testing
6 9 (9.47%) Requirements Analysis
6 9 (9.47%) UML
7 8 (8.42%) Web Development
7 8 (8.42%) Pair Programming
8 7 (7.37%) Incident Management
8 7 (7.37%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (7.37%) Configuration Management
8 7 (7.37%) OOD
8 7 (7.37%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (6.32%) SOA
10 5 (5.26%) OOP
10 5 (5.26%) Integration Testing
10 5 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (5.26%) BDD
10 5 (5.26%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 67 (70.53%) SQL
2 58 (61.05%) C#
3 38 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 32 (33.68%) C++
5 21 (22.11%) T-SQL
6 19 (20.00%) VB
7 18 (18.95%) Java
8 15 (15.79%) VB6
9 10 (10.53%) VB.NET
10 7 (7.37%) VBScript
11 5 (5.26%) C
12 3 (3.16%) Delphi
12 3 (3.16%) PL/SQL
12 3 (3.16%) Python
13 1 (1.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (38.95%) Degree
2 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.26%) MCAD
3 5 (5.26%) MCSD
4 3 (3.16%) HNC
4 3 (3.16%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.68%) WAI
2 5 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (11.58%) Opsview
2 10 (10.53%) Nagios
Vendors
1 31 (32.63%) Oracle
2 29 (30.53%) Microsoft
3 11 (11.58%) JBoss
4 10 (10.53%) IBM
4 10 (10.53%) Splunk
5 5 (5.26%) Northgate
6 4 (4.21%) webMethods
7 3 (3.16%) Software AG
8 2 (2.11%) Infragistics
8 2 (2.11%) Cisco
8 2 (2.11%) Google
9 1 (1.05%) Sitecore
9 1 (1.05%) Facebook
9 1 (1.05%) SunGard
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