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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ActiveX Data Objects (ADO)
Rank 900 872 819
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -53
Permanent jobs citing ADO 14 49 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.041% 0.069%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.033% 0.10% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12 42 68
Average salary £62,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £26,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £49,250 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -

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
41823 48018 44793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.68% 40.18% 40.47%
Number of salaries quoted 35586 40557 39007
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 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 28 April 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ADO within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 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 -10 13 £72,500 +93.33% 3
London +17 8 £75,000 +93.54%
South East -5 3 £42,500 -2.85%
Surrey - 3 £42,500 -
West Midlands -18 1 - -
Chertsey - 1 £42,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £30,000 -
Middlesbrough - 1 £30,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £30,000 -

ADO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 42 (95.45%) SQL
2 34 (77.27%) .NET
3 32 (72.73%) C#
4 29 (65.91%) T-SQL
5 27 (61.36%) Microsoft
6 24 (54.55%) CSS
7 22 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 22 (50.00%) MVC
8 21 (47.73%) Finance
9 20 (45.45%) Software Engineering
10 18 (40.91%) .NET Framework
10 18 (40.91%) Entity Framework
10 18 (40.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 17 (38.64%) jQuery
11 17 (38.64%) C++
12 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
14 13 (29.55%) VB
15 11 (25.00%) Degree
15 11 (25.00%) HTML
15 11 (25.00%) SaaS
15 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (20.45%) DAO
16 9 (20.45%) Relational Database
17 8 (18.18%) Games
17 8 (18.18%) Java
17 8 (18.18%) ODBC
17 8 (18.18%) Windows
18 7 (15.91%) ActiveX
18 7 (15.91%) DTS

ADO
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 7 (15.91%) GlassFish
2 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 5 (11.36%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (6.82%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (6.82%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.00%) SaaS
2 2 (4.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) HTTP
2 1 (2.27%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (2.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.45%) Relational Database
3 7 (15.91%) DTS
4 4 (9.09%) Ingres
4 4 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Eclipse
2 5 (11.36%) Visual Studio
2 5 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (9.09%) Subversion
4 3 (6.82%) Maven
5 2 (4.55%) JIRA
5 2 (4.55%) Ant
5 2 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
General
1 21 (47.73%) Finance
2 8 (18.18%) Games
3 3 (6.82%) Advertising
4 1 (2.27%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Legal
4 1 (2.27%) Front Office
4 1 (2.27%) Back Office
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (90.91%) Developer
2 19 (43.18%) C# Developer
3 17 (38.64%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (34.09%) Senior Developer
5 14 (31.82%) .NET Developer
6 12 (27.27%) Senior C# Developer
7 10 (22.73%) Web Developer
8 7 (15.91%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (11.36%) Software Developer
10 4 (9.09%) Applications Developer
11 3 (6.82%) Web Applications Developer
11 3 (6.82%) Programmer
11 3 (6.82%) Trainee Developer
11 3 (6.82%) Trainee Web Developer
11 3 (6.82%) Trainee
12 2 (4.55%) .NET Programmer
13 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Developer
13 1 (2.27%) Customer Support Analyst
13 1 (2.27%) Senior Java Developer
13 1 (2.27%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (77.27%) .NET
2 24 (54.55%) CSS
3 18 (40.91%) .NET Framework
3 18 (40.91%) Entity Framework
3 18 (40.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 17 (38.64%) jQuery
5 11 (25.00%) HTML
6 9 (20.45%) DAO
7 8 (18.18%) ODBC
8 7 (15.91%) ActiveX
8 7 (15.91%) OLE
8 7 (15.91%) JSON
9 6 (13.64%) Web Services
10 5 (11.36%) XSLT
11 4 (9.09%) Ajax
11 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET
11 4 (9.09%) COM
12 3 (6.82%) ADO.NET
12 3 (6.82%) MSMQ
12 3 (6.82%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.64%) Algorithms
3 4 (9.09%) Client/Server
4 3 (6.82%) EFT
5 2 (4.55%) ASTM
5 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.27%) E-Learning
6 1 (2.27%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Windows
2 4 (9.09%) UNIX
3 3 (6.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) MVC
2 20 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.91%) System Testing
5 5 (11.36%) TDD
6 4 (9.09%) Scrum
7 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.82%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (4.55%) Information Management
8 2 (4.55%) OOD
8 2 (4.55%) SOA
8 2 (4.55%) Project Management
8 2 (4.55%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (4.55%) Logistics
8 2 (4.55%) Load Testing
8 2 (4.55%) Web Application Development
8 2 (4.55%) Dependency Management
8 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.27%) Line Management
9 1 (2.27%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (95.45%) SQL
2 32 (72.73%) C#
3 29 (65.91%) T-SQL
4 22 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 17 (38.64%) C++
6 13 (29.55%) VB
7 8 (18.18%) Java
8 5 (11.36%) VB.NET
8 5 (11.36%) VB6
8 5 (11.36%) XPath
8 5 (11.36%) PowerShell
9 4 (9.09%) MapBasic
9 4 (9.09%) VBA
9 4 (9.09%) PHP
10 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
10 3 (6.82%) C
10 3 (6.82%) VBScript
11 2 (4.55%) X++
11 2 (4.55%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
1 2 (4.55%) HL7
Vendors
1 27 (61.36%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle
3 2 (4.55%) Sun
3 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.27%) LexisNexis
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