The table below looks at the statistics for ADO skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ADO over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ActiveX Data Objects (ADO)
Rank 435 441 431
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs citing ADO 8 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.039% 0.013% 0.068%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.035% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 12
Average salary £41,250 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.15% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £45,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £47,500 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+43.75% +6.66%
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7485 8671 8266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.09% 38.29% 37.49%
Number of salaries quoted 6493 7540 7348
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

ADO
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

ADO Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ADO
Salary Trend in the South East

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

ADO Salary Trend in the South East

ADO
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ADO across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

ADO Salary Histogram in the South East

ADO
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ADO within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Berkshire - 5 £29,000 -
Surrey +16 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Kent - 1 £40,000 -
ADO
England

ADO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 9 (81.82%) SQL
1 9 (81.82%) VB
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) VB.NET
3 6 (54.55%) VB6
4 5 (45.45%) C#
4 5 (45.45%) Windows
4 5 (45.45%) Client/Server
5 4 (36.36%) XML
5 4 (36.36%) XSLT
5 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle
5 4 (36.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
5 4 (36.36%) XPath
6 3 (27.27%) HL7
6 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
6 3 (27.27%) SDLC
6 3 (27.27%) ASTM
6 3 (27.27%) Scrum
6 3 (27.27%) Subversion
6 3 (27.27%) Information Management
6 3 (27.27%) IIS
6 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
6 3 (27.27%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (27.27%) CRM
6 3 (27.27%) SLA

ADO
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 (27.27%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Staffware
1 1 (9.09%) AquaLogic BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
3 2 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (27.27%) Subversion
2 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (9.09%) Lombardi
3 1 (9.09%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Support Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Applications Support
3 3 (27.27%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) VB6 Developer
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) VB Developer
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Lead Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior VB.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Web Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) AWS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) XML
2 4 (36.36%) XSLT
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) Ext JS
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) COM+
4 1 (9.09%) SOAP
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Client/Server
2 3 (27.27%) ASTM
3 2 (18.18%) Web 2.0
3 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Information Management
2 3 (27.27%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (27.27%) CRM
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
2 3 (27.27%) SDLC
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
1 9 (81.82%) VB
2 7 (63.64%) VB.NET
3 6 (54.55%) VB6
4 5 (45.45%) C#
5 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
5 4 (36.36%) XPath
5 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
6 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 1 (9.09%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
1 3 (27.27%) HL7
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) BEA
3 1 (9.09%) TIBCO
3 1 (9.09%) IBM