The table below looks at the statistics for ADO skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ADO over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ActiveX Data Objects (ADO)
Rank 870 886 840
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -46
Permanent jobs citing ADO 20 33 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.028% 0.055%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.049% 0.072% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 20 26 43
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £28,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%

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
41214 45982 44103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.66% 39.09% 40.14%
Number of salaries quoted 35204 39302 38386
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

ADO
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ADO within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ADO over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 within the UK.

ADO Salary Histogram in the UK

ADO
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ADO within the UK over the 3 months to 7 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
England +11 19 £50,000 +25.00% 1
South East +27 7 £42,500 -10.52% 1
East of England - 7 £57,500 -
Suffolk - 7 £57,500 -
Ipswich - 7 £57,500 -
London +24 3 £47,500 -20.83%
Berkshire - 3 £50,000 - 1
City of London +46 2 £42,500 -54.05%
Surrey +14 2 £42,500 -5.55%
Windsor - 2 £50,000 -
Yorkshire +7 1 £30,000 -
North Yorkshire +2 1 £30,000 -
Middlesbrough -1 1 £30,000 -
West Midlands -18 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Coventry - 1 £50,000 -
Kent - 1 £40,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £29,000 - 1
Maidstone - 1 £40,000 -

ADO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 32 (94.12%) .NET
2 29 (85.29%) C#
3 24 (70.59%) SQL
4 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
5 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
6 18 (52.94%) .NET Framework
7 17 (50.00%) VB
8 15 (44.12%) XML
9 14 (41.18%) T-SQL
9 14 (41.18%) JavaScript
10 13 (38.24%) Windows
10 13 (38.24%) Software Engineering
10 13 (38.24%) Finance
11 11 (32.35%) MVC
11 11 (32.35%) jQuery
11 11 (32.35%) CSS
11 11 (32.35%) Client/Server
11 11 (32.35%) SDLC
12 10 (29.41%) Entity Framework
12 10 (29.41%) VB.NET
13 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (26.47%) Visual Studio
13 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 7 (20.59%) C++
14 7 (20.59%) VB6
15 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (17.65%) HTML
15 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
15 6 (17.65%) XSLT
15 6 (17.65%) N-Tier

ADO
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.76%) IIS
3 3 (8.82%) Documentum
4 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (2.94%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Staffware
1 1 (2.94%) Visualfiles
1 1 (2.94%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Visual Studio
2 4 (11.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (11.76%) Subversion
2 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (2.94%) Maven
3 1 (2.94%) Lombardi
3 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.94%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 13 (38.24%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Games
3 2 (5.88%) Law
3 2 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (67.65%) Developer
2 11 (32.35%) Senior Developer
3 10 (29.41%) .NET Developer
3 10 (29.41%) C# Developer
4 9 (26.47%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (23.53%) Architect
6 7 (20.59%) Senior C# Developer
6 7 (20.59%) Senior .NET Developer
6 7 (20.59%) AWS Architect
7 3 (8.82%) .NET Software Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Software Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Lead Software Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) VB Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Senior VB.NET Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (94.12%) .NET
2 18 (52.94%) .NET Framework
3 15 (44.12%) XML
4 11 (32.35%) CSS
4 11 (32.35%) jQuery
5 10 (29.41%) Entity Framework
6 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (17.65%) HTML
7 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
7 6 (17.65%) XSLT
8 3 (8.82%) Ext JS
9 2 (5.88%) WinForms
9 2 (5.88%) ADO.NET
9 2 (5.88%) Web Services
10 1 (2.94%) JDBC
10 1 (2.94%) SOAP
10 1 (2.94%) COM+
10 1 (2.94%) DAO
10 1 (2.94%) iBATIS
10 1 (2.94%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Client/Server
2 6 (17.65%) N-Tier
2 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (14.71%) Algorithms
4 3 (8.82%) Web 2.0
4 3 (8.82%) ASTM
5 1 (2.94%) E-Learning
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Windows XP
2 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Software Engineering
2 11 (32.35%) SDLC
2 11 (32.35%) MVC
3 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (14.71%) Scrum
5 4 (11.76%) Document Management
5 4 (11.76%) Process Management
5 4 (11.76%) Business Process Improvement
5 4 (11.76%) Process Improvement
6 3 (8.82%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (8.82%) Content Management
6 3 (8.82%) Information Management
7 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.88%) TDD
7 2 (5.88%) OO
7 2 (5.88%) B2B
7 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.94%) Change Control
8 1 (2.94%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (85.29%) C#
2 24 (70.59%) SQL
3 17 (50.00%) VB
4 14 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 14 (41.18%) T-SQL
5 10 (29.41%) VB.NET
6 7 (20.59%) VB6
6 7 (20.59%) C++
7 4 (11.76%) PL/SQL
7 4 (11.76%) XPath
8 1 (2.94%) X++
8 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.94%) ANSI SQL
8 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) MCP
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.94%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) HL7
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) OpenText
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle
3 4 (11.76%) Kofax
4 3 (8.82%) EMC
5 1 (2.94%) BEA
5 1 (2.94%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.94%) LexisNexis
5 1 (2.94%) IBM
5 1 (2.94%) Sun
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