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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ActiveX Data Objects (ADO)
Rank 869 877 816
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -61
Permanent jobs citing ADO 14 30 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.026% 0.065%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.035% 0.064% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 55
Average salary £45,000 £39,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.64% +4.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £26,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £54,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%

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
40417 46852 44018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.83% 39.90% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 34526 40022 38253
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 22 May 2015 within the UK.

ADO Salary Histogram in the UK

ADO
Top 14 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 22 May 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 +18 13 £47,500 +21.01%
London +38 5 £62,500 +21.95%
South East +4 5 £42,500 -5.55%
Surrey +23 4 £42,500 -5.55%
West Midlands -9 2 £50,000 +29.87%
City of London +39 1 £47,500 -40.62%
Yorkshire +7 1 £30,000 -
Berkshire +1 1 £50,000 +11.11%
North Yorkshire - 1 £30,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Middlesbrough - 1 £30,000 -
Windsor - 1 £50,000 -
Chertsey - 1 £42,500 -
Coventry - 1 £50,000 -

ADO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 29 (87.88%) SQL
1 29 (87.88%) .NET
2 27 (81.82%) C#
3 20 (60.61%) T-SQL
4 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
5 17 (51.52%) JavaScript
5 17 (51.52%) Software Engineering
6 16 (48.48%) MVC
6 16 (48.48%) Finance
7 15 (45.45%) CSS
8 14 (42.42%) .NET Framework
8 14 (42.42%) jQuery
8 14 (42.42%) Entity Framework
9 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (36.36%) C++
11 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
12 10 (30.30%) VB
13 8 (24.24%) VB.NET
13 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (21.21%) SaaS
14 7 (21.21%) Degree
15 6 (18.18%) VB6
15 6 (18.18%) HTML
15 6 (18.18%) Windows
15 6 (18.18%) Games
15 6 (18.18%) Algorithms
16 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
16 5 (15.15%) XSLT
16 5 (15.15%) Oracle

ADO
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 3 (9.09%) GlassFish
2 2 (6.06%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.03%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) VoIP
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
1 1 (3.03%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.09%) DTS
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (6.06%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 3 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (9.09%) Subversion
2 3 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.03%) Maven
3 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (48.48%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Games
3 1 (3.03%) Front Office
3 1 (3.03%) Back Office
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Law
3 1 (3.03%) Legal
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (90.91%) Developer
2 16 (48.48%) C# Developer
2 16 (48.48%) Senior Developer
3 14 (42.42%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 11 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
5 9 (27.27%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.06%) VB6 Developer
7 2 (6.06%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Lead Software Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior VB.NET Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (6.06%) VB Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Applications Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.03%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (87.88%) .NET
2 15 (45.45%) CSS
3 14 (42.42%) .NET Framework
3 14 (42.42%) jQuery
3 14 (42.42%) Entity Framework
4 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 6 (18.18%) HTML
6 5 (15.15%) XSLT
6 5 (15.15%) DAO
7 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
7 4 (12.12%) ODBC
7 4 (12.12%) XML
8 3 (9.09%) ActiveX
8 3 (9.09%) OLE
8 3 (9.09%) ADO.NET
8 3 (9.09%) JSON
9 2 (6.06%) WCF
9 2 (6.06%) COM
9 2 (6.06%) Ext JS
10 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.18%) Algorithms
3 4 (12.12%) Client/Server
4 3 (9.09%) ASTM
5 2 (6.06%) Web 2.0
5 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.03%) E-Learning
6 1 (3.03%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) UNIX
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Software Engineering
2 16 (48.48%) MVC
3 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.15%) Scrum
5 4 (12.12%) TDD
6 3 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (9.09%) Information Management
6 3 (9.09%) System Testing
7 1 (3.03%) MVVM
7 1 (3.03%) Line Management
7 1 (3.03%) B2B
7 1 (3.03%) OO
7 1 (3.03%) OOP
7 1 (3.03%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) Change Control
7 1 (3.03%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (87.88%) SQL
2 27 (81.82%) C#
3 20 (60.61%) T-SQL
4 17 (51.52%) JavaScript
5 12 (36.36%) C++
6 10 (30.30%) VB
7 8 (24.24%) VB.NET
8 6 (18.18%) VB6
9 4 (12.12%) XPath
9 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
10 3 (9.09%) Java
10 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
11 2 (6.06%) MapBasic
11 2 (6.06%) VBA
12 1 (3.03%) VBScript
12 1 (3.03%) C
12 1 (3.03%) PHP
12 1 (3.03%) X++
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) HL7
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) LexisNexis
3 1 (3.03%) Sun
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