The first table below looks at the demand for ADO skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ADO over the 3 months to 25 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 for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ActiveX Data Objects (ADO)
Rank 213 198 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing ADO 1 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.019% 0.16% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.050% 0.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 0
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2020 2053 1975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.61% 36.95% 40.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1724 1829 1737
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
ADO
England

ADO
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ADO across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

ADO Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

ADO
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ADO across the West Midlands region.

ADO Salary Trend in the West Midlands

ADO
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ADO within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 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
Solihull - 1 £40,000 -
ADO
England

ADO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) VB
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) ODBC
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) WinForms
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering

ADO
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (25.00%) MS Access
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) ODBC
3 2 (50.00%) WinForms
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VB
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft