The table below looks at the statistics for ADO skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ADO over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ActiveX Data Objects (ADO)
Rank 832 776 820
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +44
Permanent jobs citing ADO 34 88 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.086% 0.045%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.088% 0.21% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 31 75 43
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £47,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-14.66% +15.38%
ADO
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38738 42109 46353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 36.88% 41.19% 42.51%
Number of salaries quoted 33548 35852 41530
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

ADO
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ADO Jobs Demand Trend in England

ADO
Salary Trend in England

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

ADO Salary Trend in England

ADO
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ADO across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

ADO Salary Histogram in England

ADO
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ADO within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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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
London +30 19 £66,250 +74.34% 2
West Midlands -1 8 £25,000 -35.06%
North West -20 3 £42,500 +60.37% 1
North East - 2 £45,000 -
Yorkshire -30 1 - -
East of England - 1 £45,000 - 1
ADO
UK

ADO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 64 (74.42%) .NET
2 59 (68.60%) SQL Server
3 58 (67.44%) SQL
4 47 (54.65%) T-SQL
5 44 (51.16%) C#
6 43 (50.00%) CSS
7 38 (44.19%) HTML
7 38 (44.19%) JavaScript
8 37 (43.02%) Microsoft
8 37 (43.02%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (41.86%) MVC
10 35 (40.70%) ASP.NET
11 34 (39.53%) Visual Studio
12 31 (36.05%) jQuery
12 31 (36.05%) VB
12 31 (36.05%) Relational Database
13 30 (34.88%) Web Services
14 29 (33.72%) VBA
14 29 (33.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 27 (31.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 27 (31.40%) SQL Server 2008
16 24 (27.91%) OO
17 23 (26.74%) WCF
18 22 (25.58%) Finance
19 21 (24.42%) DAO
19 21 (24.42%) OOP
19 21 (24.42%) Line Management
20 19 (22.09%) WinForms
20 19 (22.09%) Project Management
21 17 (19.77%) Degree

ADO
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 13 (15.12%) SharePoint
2 12 (13.95%) IIS
3 9 (10.47%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (8.14%) GlassFish
5 2 (2.33%) WordPress
5 2 (2.33%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (18.60%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.14%) MS Office
3 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.16%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.16%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (11.63%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (9.30%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (2.33%) Visualfiles
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.30%) SaaS
2 2 (2.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.14%) VoIP
1 7 (8.14%) Asterisk PBX
2 4 (4.65%) HTTP
3 3 (3.49%) Internet
4 1 (1.16%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (68.60%) SQL Server
2 31 (36.05%) Relational Database
3 29 (33.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (31.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (31.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (8.14%) MS Access
5 7 (8.14%) DTS
6 6 (6.98%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (5.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (4.65%) Ingres
9 3 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (3.49%) QlikView
10 2 (2.33%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (2.33%) Data Mining
10 2 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 34 (39.53%) Visual Studio
2 13 (15.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (9.30%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.49%) Subversion
5 2 (2.33%) Maven
5 2 (2.33%) JIRA
5 2 (2.33%) Ant
General
1 22 (25.58%) Finance
2 8 (9.30%) Advertising
3 7 (8.14%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.81%) Legal
5 4 (4.65%) Back Office
6 3 (3.49%) Front Office
6 3 (3.49%) Law
6 3 (3.49%) Games
6 3 (3.49%) Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (69.77%) Developer
2 24 (27.91%) C# Developer
3 23 (26.74%) .NET Developer
4 21 (24.42%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (17.44%) Web Developer
6 14 (16.28%) Technical Leader
7 11 (12.79%) Analyst
8 7 (8.14%) Senior Developer
8 7 (8.14%) Agile C# Developer
9 6 (6.98%) Senior C# Developer
9 6 (6.98%) Software Developer
10 5 (5.81%) Applications Developer
10 5 (5.81%) Lead Developer
10 5 (5.81%) SQL Developer
11 4 (4.65%) Business Analyst
11 4 (4.65%) MI Analyst
11 4 (4.65%) C# Software Developer
12 3 (3.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 3 (3.49%) Trainee Developer
12 3 (3.49%) Trainee Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (74.42%) .NET
2 43 (50.00%) CSS
3 38 (44.19%) HTML
4 35 (40.70%) ASP.NET
5 31 (36.05%) jQuery
6 30 (34.88%) Web Services
7 23 (26.74%) WCF
8 21 (24.42%) DAO
9 19 (22.09%) WinForms
10 15 (17.44%) .NET Framework
11 14 (16.28%) HTML5
12 13 (15.12%) XML
13 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 10 (11.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 10 (11.63%) JSON
14 10 (11.63%) ODBC
15 9 (10.47%) Ajax
16 8 (9.30%) MSMQ
16 8 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC
17 7 (8.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.77%) User Experience
2 10 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.30%) EFT
4 5 (5.81%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.49%) Derivative
6 2 (2.33%) Ergonomics
6 2 (2.33%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.33%) Learning Management System
6 2 (2.33%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.33%) E-Learning
6 2 (2.33%) SCORM
7 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.16%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.16%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.60%) Windows
2 9 (10.47%) Linux
3 4 (4.65%) UNIX
4 2 (2.33%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (43.02%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (41.86%) MVC
3 24 (27.91%) OO
4 21 (24.42%) OOP
4 21 (24.42%) Line Management
5 19 (22.09%) Project Management
6 15 (17.44%) DSDM
7 14 (16.28%) Project Planning
7 14 (16.28%) Enterprise Architecture
7 14 (16.28%) Performance Management
8 13 (15.12%) Software Engineering
9 9 (10.47%) E-Commerce
10 8 (9.30%) Systems Analysis
11 7 (8.14%) System Testing
11 7 (8.14%) Unit Testing
12 5 (5.81%) TDD
13 3 (3.49%) Risk Management
13 3 (3.49%) ETL
13 3 (3.49%) B2B
13 3 (3.49%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 58 (67.44%) SQL
2 47 (54.65%) T-SQL
3 44 (51.16%) C#
4 38 (44.19%) JavaScript
5 31 (36.05%) VB
6 29 (33.72%) VBA
7 17 (19.77%) VB6
8 14 (16.28%) C++
9 13 (15.12%) Java
10 11 (12.79%) PHP
11 4 (4.65%) VB.NET
11 4 (4.65%) PowerShell
11 4 (4.65%) MapBasic
12 3 (3.49%) C
12 3 (3.49%) VBScript
13 2 (2.33%) XQuery
13 2 (2.33%) XPath
14 1 (1.16%) X++
Qualifications
1 17 (19.77%) Degree
2 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.16%) MCITP
3 1 (1.16%) MCAD
3 1 (1.16%) MCSD
3 1 (1.16%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (19.77%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 37 (43.02%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.14%) Oracle
3 3 (3.49%) Business Objects
3 3 (3.49%) LexisNexis
4 2 (2.33%) VMware
4 2 (2.33%) Sybase
4 2 (2.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.16%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.16%) Autodesk
5 1 (1.16%) Sun
5 1 (1.16%) SAP
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £17,000 to £24,000 per annum + excellent bens package
Posted: 6 days ago