The table below looks at the statistics for COM+ skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM+ over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank 234 226 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing COM+ 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.033% 0.069% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.096% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Median salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2076 2142 2020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.95% 37.08% 37.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1728 1947 1742
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

COM+
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

COM+
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

COM+ Salary Trend in the West Midlands

COM+
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM+ within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 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
Coventry - 2 - -
COM+
England

COM+
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for COM+.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) System Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Progress 4GL
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) DCOM
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MTS
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Escalation Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008

COM+
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) MTS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Escalation Management
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Progress 4GL
2 2 (66.67%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory