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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ActiveX Data Objects (ADO)
Rank 911 912 854
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -58
Permanent jobs citing ADO 24 25 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.023% 0.079%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.062% 0.063% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 24 24 78
Average salary £51,350 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £80,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,350 £32,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+60.46% -8.57%

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
38462 39657 43497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.98% 37.25% 41.33%
Number of salaries quoted 33171 34125 36259
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 10 February 2016 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 10 February 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
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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 +19 24 £51,350 +14.11% 3
East of England - 10 £51,675 - 1
Cambridge - 9 £52,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 9 £52,000 - 1
London +4 7 £55,000 -26.66% 1
North West +30 6 £45,250 +6.47%
City of London +54 3 £55,000 +25.71%
Cheshire - 2 £37,500 -
South West -11 1 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Essex - 1 £30,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £57,500 - 1
Macclesfield - 1 £37,500 -
Cheltenham - 1 £57,500 - 1
Colchester - 1 £30,000 -

ADO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 43 (79.63%) .NET
2 42 (77.78%) C#
2 42 (77.78%) SQL
3 37 (68.52%) .NET Framework
4 35 (64.81%) SQL Server
5 30 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (46.30%) Visual Studio
7 24 (44.44%) XML
7 24 (44.44%) MVC
8 22 (40.74%) JavaScript
8 22 (40.74%) WCF
9 21 (38.89%) jQuery
9 21 (38.89%) Unit Testing
9 21 (38.89%) CSS
9 21 (38.89%) Web Services
10 19 (35.19%) T-SQL
10 19 (35.19%) Team Foundation Server
11 18 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 18 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 18 (33.33%) Windows
11 18 (33.33%) Microsoft
12 17 (31.48%) OO
12 17 (31.48%) ASP.NET
13 15 (27.78%) HTML
13 15 (27.78%) Finance
13 15 (27.78%) LINQ
13 15 (27.78%) SDLC
14 14 (25.93%) Entity Framework
14 14 (25.93%) QA
15 13 (24.07%) VB.NET

ADO
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 6 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.26%) Documentum
3 4 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.70%) IIS
5 1 (1.85%) Confluence
5 1 (1.85%) NServiceBus
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.26%) MS Office
3 4 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (7.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (64.81%) SQL Server
2 18 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (24.07%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 9 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (9.26%) MS Access
7 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (5.56%) DB2
10 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.85%) DTS
11 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (1.85%) PerformancePoint
11 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (46.30%) Visual Studio
2 19 (35.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (14.81%) Selenium
4 4 (7.41%) Eclipse
4 4 (7.41%) Subversion
4 4 (7.41%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.70%) JsTestDriver
6 2 (3.70%) Moq
6 2 (3.70%) NUnit
6 2 (3.70%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.85%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.85%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.85%) WiX
General
1 15 (27.78%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Law
2 4 (7.41%) Legal
3 2 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (61.11%) Developer
2 12 (22.22%) .NET Developer
2 12 (22.22%) Senior Developer
2 12 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 9 (16.67%) Architect
3 9 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 8 (14.81%) Senior Software Developer
4 8 (14.81%) SQL Developer
5 7 (12.96%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) Software Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) .NET Architect
7 5 (9.26%) C++ Developer
8 4 (7.41%) Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Java Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Business Process Architect
9 3 (5.56%) C# Architect
9 3 (5.56%) C++/Java Developer
10 2 (3.70%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (3.70%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (79.63%) .NET
2 37 (68.52%) .NET Framework
3 24 (44.44%) XML
4 22 (40.74%) WCF
5 21 (38.89%) CSS
5 21 (38.89%) jQuery
5 21 (38.89%) Web Services
6 18 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 17 (31.48%) ASP.NET
8 15 (27.78%) HTML
8 15 (27.78%) LINQ
9 14 (25.93%) Entity Framework
10 10 (18.52%) XSLT
11 8 (14.81%) Ajax
12 7 (12.96%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (12.96%) HTML5
12 7 (12.96%) JSON
13 6 (11.11%) CSS3
13 6 (11.11%) OAuth
13 6 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Client/Server
1 7 (12.96%) N-Tier
2 6 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (33.33%) Windows
2 9 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (44.44%) MVC
3 21 (38.89%) Unit Testing
4 17 (31.48%) OO
5 15 (27.78%) SDLC
6 11 (20.37%) OOP
7 10 (18.52%) Document Management
7 10 (18.52%) TDD
8 9 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 7 (12.96%) Automated Testing
10 6 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (11.11%) Data Modelling
10 6 (11.11%) Data Protection
10 6 (11.11%) DevOps
10 6 (11.11%) Front End Development
10 6 (11.11%) High Availability
10 6 (11.11%) Line Management
10 6 (11.11%) OOD
10 6 (11.11%) Pair Programming
10 6 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 42 (77.78%) C#
1 42 (77.78%) SQL
2 22 (40.74%) JavaScript
3 19 (35.19%) T-SQL
4 13 (24.07%) VB.NET
5 12 (22.22%) VB
6 8 (14.81%) C++
7 7 (12.96%) VBA
8 5 (9.26%) Java
9 3 (5.56%) VB6
10 2 (3.70%) VBScript
11 1 (1.85%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.26%) Degree
3 3 (5.56%) MCAD
3 3 (5.56%) MCP
3 3 (5.56%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (25.93%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.26%) EMC
3 4 (7.41%) iManage
3 4 (7.41%) LexisNexis
4 3 (5.56%) Sybase
5 2 (3.70%) Kofax
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Salary: £45000.00 - £57700.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per year + Excellent package
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheltenham
aap3
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago