The table below looks at the statistics for COM+ skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM+ over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank 900 940 959
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +19
Permanent jobs citing COM+ 36 35 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.032% 0.039%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.095% 0.083% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 20 25 38
Median salary £48,250 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £26,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £56,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -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
37980 42125 47441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.80% 37.98% 39.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33002 36000 40633
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

COM+
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads 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 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 30 June 2016 within the UK.

COM+ Salary Histogram in the UK

COM+
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM+ within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 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
England +42 36 £48,250 +28.66% 1
London +33 10 £50,000 -6.97%
South West +17 9 - -
Gloucestershire +1 9 - -
Cheltenham -7 9 - -
South East +42 8 £42,500 +9.67%
East of England +26 5 £47,500 - 1
Essex +8 5 £47,500 - 1
Farnham - 5 £42,500 -
Surrey - 5 £42,500 -
Brentwood +14 3 - -
West Midlands -16 2 - -
Coventry - 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 £48,000 -
Oxford - 2 £48,000 -
Newbury - 1 £40,000 -
Basildon - 1 £47,500 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £40,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -

COM+
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 with a requirement for COM+.

1 47 (75.81%) .NET
2 42 (67.74%) C#
3 40 (64.52%) SQL Server
3 40 (64.52%) ASP.NET
4 37 (59.68%) SQL
5 35 (56.45%) XML
6 34 (54.84%) IIS
7 32 (51.61%) VB
8 30 (48.39%) VB6
9 28 (45.16%) Microsoft
10 26 (41.94%) C++
11 25 (40.32%) HTML
12 23 (37.10%) ADO.NET
13 20 (32.26%) Team Foundation Server
14 17 (27.42%) Web Services
15 15 (24.19%) SDLC
16 13 (20.97%) Waterfall
17 12 (19.35%) DataPower
17 12 (19.35%) JBoss
17 12 (19.35%) Apache
17 12 (19.35%) IBM
17 12 (19.35%) VB.NET
17 12 (19.35%) Finance
18 10 (16.13%) WebLogic
18 10 (16.13%) WSDL
18 10 (16.13%) Tomcat
18 10 (16.13%) Enterprise Software
19 9 (14.52%) Performance Tuning
19 9 (14.52%) VisualVM
19 9 (14.52%) Opsview

COM+
Top Related IT Skills 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 34 (54.84%) IIS
2 12 (19.35%) Apache
2 12 (19.35%) JBoss
3 10 (16.13%) Tomcat
3 10 (16.13%) WebLogic
4 6 (9.68%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (8.06%) GlassFish
6 3 (4.84%) Confluence
7 2 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.61%) MTS
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Changepoint
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) SSL
2 3 (4.84%) Skype
3 2 (3.23%) Telnet
4 1 (1.61%) DNS
4 1 (1.61%) ICMP
4 1 (1.61%) SNMP
4 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (64.52%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2000
3 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (9.68%) RDBMS
4 6 (9.68%) Relational Database
4 6 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (8.06%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.61%) Big Data
7 1 (1.61%) MySQL
7 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (32.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (14.52%) VisualVM
3 7 (11.29%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.84%) JIRA
5 2 (3.23%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.23%) Gerrit
5 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.23%) Gradle
5 2 (3.23%) HP UFT
5 2 (3.23%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.23%) JUnit
6 1 (1.61%) Maven
6 1 (1.61%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (19.35%) Finance
2 1 (1.61%) Advertising
2 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 47 (75.81%) Developer
2 31 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 27 (43.55%) C# .NET Developer
3 27 (43.55%) C# Developer
4 12 (19.35%) SQL Developer
5 11 (17.74%) Senior Developer
6 8 (12.90%) Software Developer
7 6 (9.68%) Analyst
7 6 (9.68%) BizTalk Developer
7 6 (9.68%) Senior Software Developer
7 6 (9.68%) VB Developer
8 5 (8.06%) Senior SQL Developer
8 5 (8.06%) Senior VB Developer
8 5 (8.06%) Senior VB6 Developer
8 5 (8.06%) Support Analyst
8 5 (8.06%) VB6 Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (6.45%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Integration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (75.81%) .NET
2 40 (64.52%) ASP.NET
3 35 (56.45%) XML
4 25 (40.32%) HTML
5 23 (37.10%) ADO.NET
6 17 (27.42%) Web Services
7 10 (16.13%) WSDL
8 7 (11.29%) .NET Framework
8 7 (11.29%) MSMQ
8 7 (11.29%) REST
9 6 (9.68%) jQuery
9 6 (9.68%) WinForms
9 6 (9.68%) XML Schema
9 6 (9.68%) XSL
10 5 (8.06%) Middleware
11 4 (6.45%) XSD
12 3 (4.84%) Hibernate
12 3 (4.84%) HTML5
13 2 (3.23%) Apache Wicket
13 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) DataPower
2 10 (16.13%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.06%) Fintech
5 4 (6.45%) Wiki
6 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.52%) Linux
2 7 (11.29%) Windows
3 6 (9.68%) Windows Server
4 5 (8.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.84%) Unix
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.19%) SDLC
2 13 (20.97%) Waterfall
3 9 (14.52%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 9 (14.52%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (14.52%) Project Management
4 7 (11.29%) API Integration
5 6 (9.68%) Incident Management
5 6 (9.68%) Mentoring
5 6 (9.68%) MVC
5 6 (9.68%) Presales
5 6 (9.68%) Project Planning
5 6 (9.68%) RUP
6 5 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.06%) Coaching
6 5 (8.06%) Configuration Management
6 5 (8.06%) High Availability
6 5 (8.06%) SOA
7 3 (4.84%) Load Testing
7 3 (4.84%) Performance Testing
7 3 (4.84%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 42 (67.74%) C#
2 37 (59.68%) SQL
3 32 (51.61%) VB
4 30 (48.39%) VB6
5 26 (41.94%) C++
6 12 (19.35%) VB.NET
7 8 (12.90%) JavaScript
8 5 (8.06%) T-SQL
9 4 (6.45%) Java
10 2 (3.23%) Perl
10 2 (3.23%) PHP
10 2 (3.23%) Progress 4GL
10 2 (3.23%) Python
10 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.23%) VC++
11 1 (1.61%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.61%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (1.61%) C
11 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (14.52%) Opsview
2 6 (9.68%) Nagios
3 5 (8.06%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 2 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (3.23%) Kibana
4 2 (3.23%) logstash
5 1 (1.61%) Cacti
5 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (45.16%) Microsoft
2 12 (19.35%) IBM
3 9 (14.52%) Splunk
4 5 (8.06%) webMethods
5 3 (4.84%) Oracle
6 2 (3.23%) Hitachi
7 1 (1.61%) Acronis
7 1 (1.61%) Sybase
7 1 (1.61%) Telerik
7 1 (1.61%) VMware
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