The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ActiveX Data Objects (ADO)
Rank - 217 200
Permanent jobs citing ADO 0 1 9
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 0 1 9
Average salary - £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+43.75% +6.66%
ADO
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2091 2012 2025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.95% 37.30% 36.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1882 1722 1805
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Web 2.0
2 1 (50.00%) X++
2 1 (50.00%) Ext JS
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++

ADO
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior VB.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (50.00%) Web 2.0
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) X++
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Sun