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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ADO over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ActiveX Data Objects (ADO)
Rank - - 257
Permanent jobs citing ADO 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.099%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Median salary - - £26,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £50,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +29.87%
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
2219 2649 3097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.70% 41.22% 43.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1910 2240 2625
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

ADO
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing ADO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing ADO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for ADO.

1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) C#
2 12 (85.71%) Visual Studio
2 12 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 12 (85.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (78.57%) Unit Testing
4 10 (71.43%) .NET Framework
4 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
4 10 (71.43%) Relational Database
5 7 (50.00%) jQuery
5 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (50.00%) OOP
5 7 (50.00%) OO
5 7 (50.00%) CSS
5 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (42.86%) MVC
6 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (35.71%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (35.71%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (28.57%) Scrum
9 2 (14.29%) Degree
9 2 (14.29%) WCF
9 2 (14.29%) DAO
9 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (14.29%) Marketing
9 2 (14.29%) MS Access
9 2 (14.29%) Microsoft

ADO
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (35.71%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) Relational Database
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) MS Access
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Team Foundation Server
1 12 (85.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Applications Developer
2 5 (35.71%) UI Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Access Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Access VBA Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Excel Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Excel VBA Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Junior
3 2 (14.29%) Junior Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Junior Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (14.29%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) .NET
1 12 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 10 (71.43%) .NET Framework
3 7 (50.00%) CSS
3 7 (50.00%) jQuery
4 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (35.71%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (14.29%) DAO
6 2 (14.29%) WCF
6 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) Unit Testing
3 7 (50.00%) OO
3 7 (50.00%) OOP
4 6 (42.86%) MVC
5 4 (28.57%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (85.71%) C#
3 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 2 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft