The table below looks at the statistics for ADO skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ADO over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ActiveX Data Objects (ADO)
Rank 872 927 938
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +11
Permanent jobs citing ADO 5 31 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.029% 0.033%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.014% 0.076% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 4 30 36
Median salary £35,000 £53,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.57% +22.28%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £51,350 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-22.10% +58.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
35610 40712 42399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.21% 38.33% 36.96%
Number of salaries quoted 30761 34923 36449
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,459 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ADO
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads 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 UK

ADO
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ADO within the UK.

ADO Salary Trend in the UK

ADO
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ADO within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +50 5 £35,000 -36.36%
London +71 3 £35,000 -36.36%
Cheshire +14 1 £40,000 -3.61%
Cambridge +11 1 - -
Cambridgeshire +3 1 - -
North West -13 1 £40,000 -3.61%
East of England -13 1 - -
Chester - 1 £40,000 -

ADO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 with a requirement for ADO.

1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 12 (80.00%) .NET
3 11 (73.33%) C#
4 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 10 (66.67%) VB.NET
5 9 (60.00%) T-SQL
6 7 (46.67%) WinForms
7 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
7 6 (40.00%) HTML
7 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
7 6 (40.00%) CSS
7 6 (40.00%) Retail
7 6 (40.00%) Web Development
7 6 (40.00%) jQuery
7 6 (40.00%) WPF
8 5 (33.33%) WCF
8 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
8 5 (33.33%) MVC
9 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
9 4 (26.67%) QA
9 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (26.67%) LINQ
9 4 (26.67%) Entity Framework
10 3 (20.00%) Ajax
10 3 (20.00%) Degree
10 3 (20.00%) JSON
10 3 (20.00%) DAO

ADO
Top Related IT Skills 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 1 (6.67%) Drupal
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium
General
1 6 (40.00%) Retail
2 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Developer
3 6 (40.00%) C# Developer
4 5 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (33.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 5 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
4 5 (33.33%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Excel Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Excel VBA Developer
5 3 (20.00%) VBA Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
7 1 (6.67%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) .NET
2 7 (46.67%) WinForms
3 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (40.00%) CSS
3 6 (40.00%) HTML
3 6 (40.00%) jQuery
3 6 (40.00%) WPF
4 5 (33.33%) WCF
5 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
5 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (26.67%) Entity Framework
5 4 (26.67%) LINQ
6 3 (20.00%) Ajax
6 3 (20.00%) DAO
6 3 (20.00%) JSON
6 3 (20.00%) XML
7 2 (13.33%) ADO.NET
7 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
7 2 (13.33%) Web Services
7 2 (13.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (40.00%) Web Development
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Code Coverage
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps
3 2 (13.33%) ETL
3 2 (13.33%) Front End Development
3 2 (13.33%) High Availability
3 2 (13.33%) Pair Programming
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) TDD
3 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (13.33%) User Stories
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 11 (73.33%) C#
3 10 (66.67%) VB.NET
4 9 (60.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (20.00%) VB
6 3 (20.00%) VBA
7 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft