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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank 919 893 925
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +32
Permanent jobs citing COM+ 29 49 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.046% 0.026%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.075% 0.12% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 22 31 24
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +70.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,850 £30,000 £18,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +42.00%

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
38451 39642 43470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.97% 37.19% 41.38%
Number of salaries quoted 33162 34121 36331
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 9 February 2016 within the UK.

COM+ Salary Histogram in the UK

COM+
Top 20 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 9 February 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
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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 +7 29 £42,500 - 18
South West +1 13 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Cheltenham +10 12 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Gloucestershire +9 12 £42,500 +30.76% 2
London +2 5 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Brentwood -5 5 - -
Essex -9 5 - - 1
East of England -12 5 - - 2
South East +13 3 £23,000 - 3
Yorkshire +16 2 £31,500 +5.00% 1
South Yorkshire +10 2 £31,500 -40.00%
Sheffield +8 2 £31,500 -40.00%
Thames Ditton - 2 - -
City of London - 2 £52,500 - 3
Surrey - 2 - - 1
Berkshire -3 1 £23,000 - 1
West Midlands -11 1 £36,500 -14.11% 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £36,500 -
Bristol - 1 £35,000 -
Slough - 1 £23,000 -

COM+
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 38 (76.00%) .NET
2 35 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (70.00%) IIS
3 31 (62.00%) C#
4 29 (58.00%) XML
5 28 (56.00%) HTML
5 28 (56.00%) SQL
6 26 (52.00%) ASP.NET
7 24 (48.00%) VB6
7 24 (48.00%) VB
8 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
9 20 (40.00%) Web Services
10 19 (38.00%) C++
11 18 (36.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 17 (34.00%) JavaScript
13 15 (30.00%) MS Excel
13 15 (30.00%) Windows
13 15 (30.00%) jQuery
14 14 (28.00%) CSS
15 13 (26.00%) ADO.NET
15 13 (26.00%) T-SQL
16 12 (24.00%) .NET Framework
17 11 (22.00%) MVC
17 11 (22.00%) Finance
17 11 (22.00%) Team Foundation Server
18 9 (18.00%) Apache
19 8 (16.00%) WSDL
19 8 (16.00%) Visual Studio
19 8 (16.00%) Ajax
20 7 (14.00%) MS PowerPoint

COM+
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 35 (70.00%) IIS
2 9 (18.00%) Apache
3 7 (14.00%) JBoss
3 7 (14.00%) Tomcat
3 7 (14.00%) WebLogic
4 3 (6.00%) MTS
5 2 (4.00%) GlassFish
6 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.00%) MS Office
2 7 (14.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) SaaS
2 2 (4.00%) IBM SmartCloud
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) SSL
1 2 (4.00%) Telnet
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.00%) SAN
2 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (36.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (12.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.00%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (16.00%) Visual Studio
3 5 (10.00%) VisualVM
4 4 (8.00%) MSBuild
General
1 11 (22.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Banking
3 4 (8.00%) Financial Institution
3 4 (8.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Advertising
4 1 (2.00%) Danish Language
4 1 (2.00%) Dutch Language
4 1 (2.00%) Finnish Language
4 1 (2.00%) French Language
4 1 (2.00%) German Language
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Swedish Language
4 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (52.00%) Developer
2 22 (44.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Applications Support
3 9 (18.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (18.00%) C# Developer
4 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (14.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (14.00%) Senior Developer
5 6 (12.00%) Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Software Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Support Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Applications Support Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) C# Software Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Senior Web Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (76.00%) .NET
2 29 (58.00%) XML
3 28 (56.00%) HTML
4 26 (52.00%) ASP.NET
5 20 (40.00%) Web Services
6 15 (30.00%) jQuery
7 14 (28.00%) CSS
8 13 (26.00%) ADO.NET
9 12 (24.00%) .NET Framework
10 8 (16.00%) Ajax
10 8 (16.00%) WSDL
11 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (12.00%) CSS3
11 6 (12.00%) HTML5
11 6 (12.00%) WCF
11 6 (12.00%) XML Schema
11 6 (12.00%) XSL
11 6 (12.00%) XSLT
12 5 (10.00%) Middleware
13 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) DataPower
1 5 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.00%) Wiki
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.00%) Windows
2 7 (14.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.00%) Linux
4 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.00%) AIX
6 1 (2.00%) Unix
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.00%) MVC
2 6 (12.00%) Analytics
2 6 (12.00%) ITIL
2 6 (12.00%) SDLC
2 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (12.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (10.00%) Change Control
3 5 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 5 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 5 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (8.00%) Data Management
4 4 (8.00%) Front End Development
4 4 (8.00%) High Availability
4 4 (8.00%) Investment Management
4 4 (8.00%) ITSM
4 4 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (6.00%) B2B
5 3 (6.00%) Business Development
5 3 (6.00%) Telemarketing
Programming Languages
1 31 (62.00%) C#
2 28 (56.00%) SQL
3 24 (48.00%) VB
3 24 (48.00%) VB6
4 19 (38.00%) C++
5 17 (34.00%) JavaScript
6 13 (26.00%) T-SQL
7 5 (10.00%) VB.NET
8 4 (8.00%) ActionScript
8 4 (8.00%) ActionScript 3.0
8 4 (8.00%) R
9 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
10 2 (4.00%) Java
10 2 (4.00%) PHP
11 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) Opsview
2 3 (6.00%) Nagios
3 1 (2.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (2.00%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle
3 6 (12.00%) Splunk
4 5 (10.00%) IBM
5 4 (8.00%) FactSet
5 4 (8.00%) Sybase
5 4 (8.00%) Telerik
6 3 (6.00%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (4.00%) webMethods
8 1 (2.00%) Cisco
8 1 (2.00%) EMC
8 1 (2.00%) LANDesk
8 1 (2.00%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.00%) VMware
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