Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for ADO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ADO over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ActiveX Data Objects (ADO)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1111 1146 1204
Rank change year-on-year +35 +58 -1
Permanent jobs citing ADO 32 12 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.020% 0.007% 0.027%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.049% 0.018% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 31 11 52
England median annual salary £65,000 £35,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +85.71% -34.58% +18.89%
10th Percentile £43,000 £21,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £54,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £35,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +85.71% -32.69% +15.56%

ADO is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 65,668 65,523 75,252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.79% 39.44% 38.42%
Number of salaries quoted 55,533 56,987 65,185
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

ADO
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing ADO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for ADO in England

ADO
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ADO in England.

Salary trend for ADO in England

ADO
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ADO in England over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for ADO in England

ADO
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ADO within the England region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East - 16 £66,250 - 2
East of England +15 8 £46,500 -12.26%
London +5 4 £66,250 +89.29%
North of England +6 3 £28,500 -18.57% 1
North West -3 3 £28,500 -28.75% 1
South West - 1 £72,450 -
ADO
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing ADO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for ADO.

1 27 (84.38%) SQL Server
2 26 (81.25%) .NET
3 25 (78.13%) XML
4 23 (71.88%) CSS
4 23 (71.88%) HTML
5 22 (68.75%) JavaScript
5 22 (68.75%) Visual Studio
5 22 (68.75%) REST
6 21 (65.63%) Finance
7 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (62.50%) WCF
7 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
7 20 (62.50%) ASP.NET Web API
8 19 (59.38%) Web Development
9 18 (56.25%) MVC
9 18 (56.25%) Team Foundation Server
10 17 (53.13%) Microsoft Azure
10 17 (53.13%) DevOps
10 17 (53.13%) .NET Framework
11 16 (50.00%) SOA
12 15 (46.88%) Microservices
12 15 (46.88%) API Development
12 15 (46.88%) CQRS
12 15 (46.88%) Visual Studio Team System
13 14 (43.75%) BDD
13 14 (43.75%) NoSQL
13 14 (43.75%) Azure SQL Database
13 14 (43.75%) C#
14 12 (37.50%) VB.NET
14 12 (37.50%) BizTalk Server

ADO
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (37.50%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) JBoss
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.25%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 17 (53.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.25%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (3.13%) SaaS
4 1 (3.13%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (84.38%) SQL Server
2 14 (43.75%) Azure SQL Database
2 14 (43.75%) NoSQL
3 4 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (9.38%) MySQL
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (6.25%) MS Access
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (68.75%) Visual Studio
2 18 (56.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (46.88%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (12.50%) Selenium
5 3 (9.38%) GCC
5 3 (9.38%) GDB
5 3 (9.38%) ProC
6 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
6 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Blend
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (65.63%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
2 2 (6.25%) Law
2 2 (6.25%) Legal
2 2 (6.25%) Retail
2 2 (6.25%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Architect
1 15 (46.88%) Solutions Architect
2 11 (34.38%) Developer
3 8 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 7 (21.88%) .NET Developer
4 7 (21.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Agile .NET Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Agile C# Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Agile Developer
6 3 (9.38%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (9.38%) .NET Team Leader
6 3 (9.38%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (9.38%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Software Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Team Leader
6 3 (9.38%) Unix Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (81.25%) .NET
2 25 (78.13%) XML
3 23 (71.88%) CSS
3 23 (71.88%) HTML
4 22 (68.75%) REST
5 20 (62.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 20 (62.50%) WCF
6 17 (53.13%) .NET Framework
7 8 (25.00%) Entity Framework
7 8 (25.00%) JSON
8 7 (21.88%) jQuery
8 7 (21.88%) XSLT
9 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
10 5 (15.63%) Ajax
10 5 (15.63%) Apache Flex
10 5 (15.63%) HTML5
10 5 (15.63%) ODBC
10 5 (15.63%) Web Services
11 4 (12.50%) CSS3
11 4 (12.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.25%) Fintech
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) CentOS
2 3 (9.38%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Solaris
2 3 (9.38%) SUSE
2 3 (9.38%) Unix
2 3 (9.38%) Windows 10
2 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.13%) Android
3 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (59.38%) Web Development
3 18 (56.25%) MVC
4 17 (53.13%) DevOps
5 16 (50.00%) SOA
6 15 (46.88%) API Development
6 15 (46.88%) CQRS
6 15 (46.88%) Microservices
7 14 (43.75%) BDD
8 12 (37.50%) CRM
9 9 (28.13%) Domain-Driven Design
10 7 (21.88%) Test Automation
11 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
12 5 (15.63%) SDLC
13 4 (12.50%) B2B
13 4 (12.50%) TDD
14 3 (9.38%) Front End Development
15 2 (6.25%) Case Management
15 2 (6.25%) Machine Learning
15 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 14 (43.75%) C#
3 12 (37.50%) VB.NET
4 11 (34.38%) SQL
5 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
6 4 (12.50%) C++
7 3 (9.38%) C
7 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
8 2 (6.25%) Java
8 2 (6.25%) VBA
8 2 (6.25%) XAML
9 1 (3.13%) ANSI SQL
9 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
9 1 (3.13%) VB
9 1 (3.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
1 1 (3.13%) MCAD
1 1 (3.13%) MCSD
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) WMI
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle
3 5 (15.63%) Google
4 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
4 3 (9.38%) Sun
5 2 (6.25%) iManage
5 2 (6.25%) LexisNexis
6 1 (3.13%) Symantec