The table below looks at the statistics for DAO skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DAO over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Access Object (DAO)
Rank 931 928 924
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing DAO 4 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.008% 0.012%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.010% 0.023% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 13
Average salary £36,250 £27,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.25% -6.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £40,300
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £25,000 £30,250
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -17.35%

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%

DAO
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DAO within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

DAO Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DAO
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DAO within the UK.

DAO Salary Trend in the UK

DAO
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DAO within the UK over the 3 months to 12 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 +15 4 £36,250 +34.25%
Farnham - 2 £35,000 -
Cheshire - 2 £37,500 -
Surrey - 2 £35,000 -
North West - 2 £37,500 -
South East - 2 £35,000 -
Macclesfield - 1 £37,500 -

DAO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing DAO 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 DAO.

1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) ADO
2 3 (50.00%) HTTP
2 3 (50.00%) Scala
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) MS Access
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) VBA
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio

DAO
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing DAO 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 DAO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) MS Access
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Access Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Access VBA Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Excel Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Excel VBA Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (33.33%) VBA Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Core Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) ADO
1 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 2 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
3 1 (16.67%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) MSF
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) UML
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Scala
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VBA
4 1 (16.67%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Xamarin