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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ActiveX Data Objects (ADO)
Rank 258 228 239
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +11
Permanent jobs citing ADO 7 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.094% 0.25% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.49% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 13
Average salary £32,500 £26,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.64% +6.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +19.04%
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
3012 3483 3523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.61% 50.37% 49.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2617 3108 3174
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ADO across the North West region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

ADO Salary Histogram 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 21 November 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
(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 - 4 £31,000 -
Manchester -21 3 £42,500 +60.37% 3
ADO
England

ADO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 11 (91.67%) SQL
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) CSS
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) MVC
4 5 (41.67%) C#
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
4 5 (41.67%) VBA
4 5 (41.67%) .NET
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 4 (33.33%) HTML
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) MS Access
5 4 (33.33%) DAO
5 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (25.00%) OOP
6 3 (25.00%) OO
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (25.00%) XML
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC

ADO
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
1 2 (16.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) MS Access
3 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (16.67%) Ant
2 2 (16.67%) Subversion
2 2 (16.67%) Maven
2 2 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Access Developer
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) CSS
2 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) DAO
3 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 3 (25.00%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (25.00%) Web Services
4 3 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) XSLT
5 2 (16.67%) J2EE
5 2 (16.67%) SOAP
5 2 (16.67%) EDI
5 2 (16.67%) JMS
5 2 (16.67%) UDDI
5 2 (16.67%) WSDL
5 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 2 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (8.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (25.00%) OOP
3 3 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) OOD
4 2 (16.67%) SOA
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Logistics
4 2 (16.67%) Dependency Management
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (16.67%) Load Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Telemarketing
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) VBA
4 2 (16.67%) XQuery
4 2 (16.67%) XPath
4 2 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) VBScript
5 1 (8.33%) VB
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
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