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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ActiveX Data Objects (ADO)
Rank 889 915 920
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +5
Permanent jobs citing ADO 7 26 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.024% 0.043%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.019% 0.064% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 26 48
Median salary £35,000 £57,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-39.13% +39.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £33,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £66,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £57,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-39.13% +43.75%

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
37048 40836 43059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.74% 37.72% 38.19%
Number of salaries quoted 32050 35034 36208
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 September 2016 within the UK.

ADO Salary Histogram in the UK

ADO
Top 6 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 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +32 7 £35,000 -39.13%
South Yorkshire - 5 £35,000 -
Yorkshire - 5 £35,000 -
East of England +10 2 £52,000 -9.56%
Cambridge - 2 £52,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £52,000 -

ADO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 19 (100.00%) SQL
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (94.74%) C#
3 17 (89.47%) VB.NET
4 16 (84.21%) T-SQL
5 12 (63.16%) MVC
6 11 (57.89%) CSS
6 11 (57.89%) .NET Framework
6 11 (57.89%) QA
6 11 (57.89%) WCF
6 11 (57.89%) LINQ
6 11 (57.89%) Entity Framework
7 10 (52.63%) jQuery
7 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (52.63%) HTML
7 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
8 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (36.84%) WinForms
9 7 (36.84%) XML
9 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
9 7 (36.84%) JSON
9 7 (36.84%) HTML5
9 7 (36.84%) REST
10 6 (31.58%) Lambda Expressions
10 6 (31.58%) Front End Development
10 6 (31.58%) Ajax
10 6 (31.58%) Web Development
10 6 (31.58%) WPF
10 6 (31.58%) XSLT
10 6 (31.58%) SQL Server

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:

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) Hudson
2 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
1 5 (26.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) C# Developer
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Developer
3 7 (36.84%) .NET Developer
3 7 (36.84%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (36.84%) Senior Developer
4 6 (31.58%) Software Developer
5 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (26.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (26.32%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 5 (26.32%) Senior Software Developer
5 5 (26.32%) VB.NET Developer
5 5 (26.32%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (21.05%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (10.53%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (57.89%) .NET Framework
2 11 (57.89%) CSS
2 11 (57.89%) Entity Framework
2 11 (57.89%) LINQ
2 11 (57.89%) WCF
3 10 (52.63%) HTML
3 10 (52.63%) jQuery
4 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
5 7 (36.84%) HTML5
5 7 (36.84%) JSON
5 7 (36.84%) REST
5 7 (36.84%) WinForms
5 7 (36.84%) XML
6 6 (31.58%) Ajax
6 6 (31.58%) Lambda Expressions
6 6 (31.58%) WPF
6 6 (31.58%) XSLT
7 5 (26.32%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) MVC
2 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) Front End Development
3 6 (31.58%) Web Development
4 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
4 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
4 5 (26.32%) User Stories
5 4 (21.05%) Automated Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Code Coverage
5 4 (21.05%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (21.05%) Data Modelling
5 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
5 4 (21.05%) DevOps
5 4 (21.05%) High Availability
5 4 (21.05%) Line Management
5 4 (21.05%) Pair Programming
5 4 (21.05%) SDLC
5 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
5 4 (21.05%) TDD
6 1 (5.26%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) SQL
2 18 (94.74%) C#
3 17 (89.47%) VB.NET
4 16 (84.21%) T-SQL
5 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (57.89%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft