The table below looks at the statistics for ADO skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ADO over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ActiveX Data Objects (ADO)
Rank 225 255 234
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -21
Permanent jobs citing ADO 6 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.043% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.11% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 14
Average salary £45,250 £42,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.47% +60.37%
UK excluding London average salary £51,350 £32,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+60.46% -8.57%
ADO
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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2077 2835 3286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.30% 40.34% 49.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1809 2497 2910
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

ADO
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

ADO Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ADO
Salary Trend in the North West

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

ADO Salary Trend in the North West

ADO
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ADO within the North West region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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
Cheshire - 2 £37,500 -
ADO
England

ADO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) OOP
2 6 (75.00%) OO
2 6 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (75.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
4 3 (37.50%) WCF
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (37.50%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (25.00%) Web Application Development
5 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) MS Access
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (25.00%) VBA
5 2 (25.00%) DAO

ADO
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) MS Access
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (75.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Access Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Access VBA Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Excel Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Excel VBA Developer
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (25.00%) VBA Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
5 1 (12.50%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
2 3 (37.50%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (37.50%) WCF
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (25.00%) DAO
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) OO
1 6 (75.00%) OOP
2 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft