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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft ActiveX Data Objects (ADO)
UK
Rank 839 929 943
Rank change year-on-year
+90 +14
Permanent jobs citing ADO 5 27 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.027% 0.019%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.015% 0.070% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 4 24 19
Median salary £37,500 £51,350 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.97% -29.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,800 £56,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £45,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.29% +26.38%

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
33337 38504 39770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.35% 38.19% 37.28%
Number of salaries quoted 28688 33190 34111
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ADO over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 within the UK.

ADO Salary Histogram in the UK

ADO
Top 10 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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +75 5 £37,500 -26.97% 2
London +44 2 £35,000 -36.36% 1
South West +23 1 - - 1
East of England +20 1 £54,000 +5.16%
Cheshire +11 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Cambridgeshire +3 1 £54,000 +3.84%
Chester -1 1 £40,000 -
Cambridge -1 1 £54,000 +3.84%
Gloucestershire -5 1 - -
North West -23 1 £40,000 -11.11%

ADO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
4 4 (44.44%) XML
4 4 (44.44%) MS Office
4 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
4 4 (44.44%) jQuery
5 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 3 (33.33%) WCF
5 3 (33.33%) VBA
5 3 (33.33%) VB
5 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 3 (33.33%) XSLT
5 3 (33.33%) Retail
5 3 (33.33%) DAO
5 3 (33.33%) Ajax
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) JSON
5 3 (33.33%) MVC
6 2 (22.22%) SEO
6 2 (22.22%) Code Coverage
6 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
6 2 (22.22%) WinForms
6 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling

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 2 (22.22%) Drupal
1 2 (22.22%) WordPress
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (44.44%) MS Office
3 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
4 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Excel Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Excel VBA Developer
3 3 (33.33%) VBA Developer
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 2 (22.22%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Java Development Team Leader
5 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
2 4 (44.44%) XML
3 3 (33.33%) Ajax
3 3 (33.33%) DAO
3 3 (33.33%) JSON
3 3 (33.33%) WCF
3 3 (33.33%) XSLT
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) LESS
4 2 (22.22%) LINQ
4 2 (22.22%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (22.22%) Sass
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) WinForms
4 2 (22.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) AS400
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 1 (11.11%) iSeries
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
2 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 3 (33.33%) MVC
1 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Code Coverage
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
2 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
2 2 (22.22%) High Availability
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile First
2 2 (22.22%) Pair Programming
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Optimisation
2 2 (22.22%) SEO
2 2 (22.22%) TDD
2 2 (22.22%) User Stories
2 2 (22.22%) Web Development
2 2 (22.22%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
3 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
4 3 (33.33%) VB
4 3 (33.33%) VBA
5 1 (11.11%) COBOL
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft