The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Access Object (DAO)
Rank 897 877 894
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +17
Permanent jobs citing DAO 4 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.009% 0.006%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.009% 0.023% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 7
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £45,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45374 42969 48068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.80% 39.52% 40.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38534 37236 42507
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 5 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 30 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -32 4 £30,000 -33.33%
Middlesbrough - 3 £30,000 -
North Yorkshire - 3 £30,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £30,000 -
London -53 1 - -

DAO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 9 (75.00%) .NET
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) ADO
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) C#
4 6 (50.00%) VB
4 6 (50.00%) VB6
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle
5 5 (41.67%) Finance
6 4 (33.33%) MS Access
6 4 (33.33%) VBA
6 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 3 (25.00%) OOP
7 3 (25.00%) OO
7 3 (25.00%) VB.NET
7 3 (25.00%) Java
7 3 (25.00%) Back Office
7 3 (25.00%) Legal
7 3 (25.00%) Banking
7 3 (25.00%) Retail
7 3 (25.00%) Degree
8 2 (16.67%) JIRA
8 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
8 2 (16.67%) WPF
8 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (16.67%) Logistics
8 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
8 2 (16.67%) Derivative
8 2 (16.67%) Android
8 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008

DAO
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Commerce Server
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) MS Access
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
1 2 (16.67%) Toad
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) NUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Back Office
2 3 (25.00%) Legal
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) Front Office
4 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) VB Developer
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) WPF Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Developer
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Access Developer
4 1 (8.33%) VBA Developer
4 1 (8.33%) VB6 Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) ADO
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (16.67%) WPF
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) XML
5 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET
5 1 (8.33%) COM+
5 1 (8.33%) DCOM
5 1 (8.33%) EJB
5 1 (8.33%) CSS
5 1 (8.33%) JDBC
5 1 (8.33%) JSP
5 1 (8.33%) Servlets
5 1 (8.33%) Struts
5 1 (8.33%) J2EE
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 2
5 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (16.67%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Android
1 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) OOP
1 3 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (16.67%) Logistics
2 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (16.67%) MVVM
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) TDD
2 2 (16.67%) MVC
2 2 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (8.33%) UML
3 1 (8.33%) RAD
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) Workflow
3 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (8.33%) System Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) VB
2 6 (50.00%) VB6
3 4 (33.33%) VBA
4 3 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (16.67%) PHP
6 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Cognizant
3 1 (8.33%) IBM