The table below looks at the statistics for ADO skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ADO over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ActiveX Data Objects (ADO)
Rank 308 311 313
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing ADO 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.019% 0.029% 0.009%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.059% 0.074% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Average salary £43,750 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
ADO
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3363 4066 4372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 32.67% 39.22% 40.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3015 3501 4008
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

ADO
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

ADO Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

ADO
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ADO across the City of London region.

ADO Salary Trend in the City of London

ADO
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ADO across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

ADO Salary Histogram in the City of London

ADO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing ADO 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 ADO.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) Java
4 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Front Office
5 3 (37.50%) Back Office
5 3 (37.50%) MVC
5 3 (37.50%) Banking
5 3 (37.50%) DAO
5 3 (37.50%) Derivative
5 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) Internet
5 3 (37.50%) VBA
5 3 (37.50%) C++
5 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (37.50%) PHP
5 3 (37.50%) CSS
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms

ADO
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing ADO 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 ADO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (25.00%) IIS
2 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Front Office
2 3 (37.50%) Back Office
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) C# Developer
2 6 (75.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (62.50%) .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Lead Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Lead Software Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Lead .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Lead C# Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C++/Java Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) DAO
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (25.00%) JDBC
4 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) ODBC
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (25.00%) iBATIS
4 2 (25.00%) LINQ
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) Derivative
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Refactoring
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) Java
4 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (37.50%) VBA
5 3 (37.50%) C++
5 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (37.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) VMware