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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
COM+ (COM Plus)
Rank 243 246 219
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -27
Permanent jobs citing COM+ 11 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.16% 0.16% 0.019%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 0.41% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 1
Average salary £56,500 £33,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.65% +21.81%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
2899 2695 2001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 42.04% 38.01% 37.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2434 2189 1620
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £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+
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COM+ within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
West Yorkshire - 11 £56,500 -
COM+
England

COM+
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (86.67%) C++
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (73.33%) VB6
3 11 (73.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 11 (73.33%) VB
3 11 (73.33%) N-Tier
4 10 (66.67%) Linux
4 10 (66.67%) Apache
4 10 (66.67%) PHP
4 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 10 (66.67%) LAMP
5 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (40.00%) Database Tuning
5 6 (40.00%) SQL
5 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (26.67%) VBA
6 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (20.00%) Coaching
7 3 (20.00%) MS Access
7 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (20.00%) SAS
7 3 (20.00%) Alterian
7 3 (20.00%) Finance
7 3 (20.00%) Service Management
7 3 (20.00%) C#
8 2 (13.33%) ITIL
8 2 (13.33%) SAN
8 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery

COM+
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 10 (66.67%) Apache
2 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (20.00%) SAS
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) LAN
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
1 2 (13.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) MS Access
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Applications Specialist
2 6 (40.00%) Database Specialist
3 5 (33.33%) Applications Support
4 4 (26.67%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) Support Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Software Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Performance Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Specialist
6 1 (6.67%) Database Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Development Specialist
6 1 (6.67%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (66.67%) LAMP
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) N-Tier
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (40.00%) Database Tuning
3 3 (20.00%) Service Management
3 3 (20.00%) Coaching
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Time Management
4 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) C++
2 11 (73.33%) VB
2 11 (73.33%) VB6
3 10 (66.67%) PHP
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (26.67%) VBA
6 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (20.00%) C#
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Alterian