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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ActiveX Data Objects (ADO)
Rank - 228 -
Permanent jobs citing ADO 0 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.23% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 0
Average salary - £26,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
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
2792 3204 3816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.14% 49.16% 51.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2431 2822 3406
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) MS Access
3 4 (57.14%) VBA
3 4 (57.14%) DAO
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) XSLT
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) XQuery
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 2 (28.57%) EDI
5 2 (28.57%) JMS
5 2 (28.57%) OOD
5 2 (28.57%) SOA
5 2 (28.57%) UDDI
5 2 (28.57%) HTTP
5 2 (28.57%) WSDL
5 2 (28.57%) SOAP
5 2 (28.57%) J2EE
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) Ant
5 2 (28.57%) Java

ADO
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
1 2 (28.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) MS Access
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
1 2 (28.57%) Maven
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
1 2 (28.57%) Ant
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Access Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) DAO
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) XSLT
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) EDI
3 2 (28.57%) JMS
3 2 (28.57%) UDDI
3 2 (28.57%) WSDL
3 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 2 (28.57%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) OOD
1 2 (28.57%) SOA
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Logistics
1 2 (28.57%) Load Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Dependency Management
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Telemarketing
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 4 (57.14%) VBA
4 2 (28.57%) XQuery
4 2 (28.57%) XPath
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (14.29%) VB
5 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle