The table below looks at the statistics for COM+ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COM+ over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank - 251 212
Permanent jobs citing COM+ 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.014% 0.073%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.035% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2566 2849 2160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 38.31% 39.66% 39.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2166 2307 1779
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

COM+
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

COM+ Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

COM+
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

COM+ Salary Trend in Yorkshire

COM+
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (71.43%) VBA
2 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
3 4 (57.14%) Alterian
3 4 (57.14%) MS Access
3 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
3 4 (57.14%) SAS
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) C++
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Time Management
5 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) Ajax
5 2 (28.57%) NHibernate
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Silverlight
5 2 (28.57%) VB6
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) XML

COM+
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
1 4 (57.14%) SAS
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MS Access
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Applications Support
2 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Applications Support Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Software Development Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Software Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Software Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Development Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Support Technician
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) XSLT
2 2 (28.57%) XHTML
2 2 (28.57%) Ajax
2 2 (28.57%) NHibernate
2 2 (28.57%) Silverlight
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (42.86%) Time Management
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) VBA
2 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
3 3 (42.86%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) VB
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Alterian
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft