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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Access Object (DAO)
Rank 868 856 860
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs citing DAO 11 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.015% 0.016%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.028% 0.038% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 18
Average salary £27,000 £29,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.47% -36.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,250 £30,012
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £37,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +44.23%

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
39073 42586 46481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.08% 41.05% 42.00%
Number of salaries quoted 33698 35569 41359
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DAO over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 within the UK.

DAO Salary Histogram in the UK

DAO
Top 9 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 27 January 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 -4 11 £27,000 -8.47%
West Midlands -5 7 £25,000 -44.44%
South East -37 3 £42,500 +13.33%
Guildford - 3 £42,500 -
Surrey - 3 £42,500 -
Worcestershire - 3 £25,000 -
London +18 1 £32,500 +18.18%
City of London +7 1 £32,500 +8.33%
Pershore - 1 £32,000 -

DAO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 21 (77.78%) SQL
2 19 (70.37%) ADO
3 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
4 14 (51.85%) Degree
5 12 (44.44%) Windows
5 12 (44.44%) Web Services
5 12 (44.44%) T-SQL
5 12 (44.44%) VBA
6 11 (40.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (37.04%) .NET
7 10 (37.04%) HTML
7 10 (37.04%) Java
8 9 (33.33%) C#
8 9 (33.33%) Oracle
8 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 9 (33.33%) ODBC
8 9 (33.33%) JSON
8 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (33.33%) UNIX
9 8 (29.63%) MVC
9 8 (29.63%) XML
10 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
10 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
10 7 (25.93%) ActiveX
10 7 (25.93%) DTS
10 7 (25.93%) Eclipse
10 7 (25.93%) OLE
10 7 (25.93%) GlassFish
10 7 (25.93%) System Testing

DAO
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 7 (25.93%) GlassFish
2 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
3 2 (7.41%) Apache
4 1 (3.70%) IIS
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Internet
2 2 (7.41%) SSH
2 2 (7.41%) PuTTY
2 2 (7.41%) HTTP
2 2 (7.41%) DNS
2 2 (7.41%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (40.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
4 7 (25.93%) DTS
5 6 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (22.22%) MS Access
6 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (14.81%) Ingres
7 4 (14.81%) Star Schema
7 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (7.41%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (7.41%) MySQL
9 2 (7.41%) Data Mining
9 2 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Eclipse
2 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
3 2 (7.41%) Subversion
3 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.41%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
1 5 (18.52%) Banking
2 4 (14.81%) Retail
3 3 (11.11%) Legal
3 3 (11.11%) Front Office
3 3 (11.11%) Back Office
4 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (88.89%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) .NET Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Web Developer
4 5 (18.52%) C# Developer
5 4 (14.81%) SQL Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Applications Developer
5 4 (14.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Access Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Web Applications Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Trainee Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Trainee Web Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Trainee
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (70.37%) ADO
2 12 (44.44%) Web Services
3 10 (37.04%) HTML
3 10 (37.04%) .NET
4 9 (33.33%) ODBC
4 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 9 (33.33%) JSON
5 8 (29.63%) XML
6 7 (25.93%) ActiveX
6 7 (25.93%) OLE
7 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
7 6 (22.22%) ADO.NET
8 4 (14.81%) CSS
8 4 (14.81%) JDBC
8 4 (14.81%) NHibernate
8 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC 2
8 4 (14.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (14.81%) COM
8 4 (14.81%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.11%) Derivative
4 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
4 2 (7.41%) Ergonomics
4 2 (7.41%) Data Integration
4 2 (7.41%) Learning Management System
4 2 (7.41%) Visualisation
4 2 (7.41%) User Experience
4 2 (7.41%) N-Tier
4 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.41%) E-Learning
4 2 (7.41%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 9 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (7.41%) Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) MVC
2 7 (25.93%) System Testing
3 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.81%) Workflow
4 4 (14.81%) UML
4 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (11.11%) DSDM
5 3 (11.11%) OO
5 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 3 (11.11%) Scrum
5 3 (11.11%) Information Security
6 2 (7.41%) Wealth Management
6 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Investment Management
6 2 (7.41%) Time Management
6 2 (7.41%) Data Architecture
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.41%) Data Governance
6 2 (7.41%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) SQL
2 12 (44.44%) T-SQL
2 12 (44.44%) VBA
3 10 (37.04%) Java
4 9 (33.33%) C#
5 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
6 6 (22.22%) VB
7 5 (18.52%) PHP
8 4 (14.81%) C
8 4 (14.81%) C++
8 4 (14.81%) MapBasic
8 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
9 3 (11.11%) VBScript
10 2 (7.41%) Perl
10 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
10 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
10 2 (7.41%) Korn
11 1 (3.70%) Embedded C
11 1 (3.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) MCP
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) NFS
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
2 9 (33.33%) Oracle
3 6 (22.22%) Sybase
4 2 (7.41%) IBM
4 2 (7.41%) VMware