Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ActiveX Data Objects (ADO)
UK
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1163 1166 1247
Rank change year-on-year +3 +81 +34
Permanent jobs citing ADO 20 21 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.012% 0.014%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.029% 0.029% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 22
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +17.65% -11.30%
10th Percentile £45,000 £51,550 £26,875
90th Percentile £72,650 £66,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £53,750 £53,250 £51,000
% change year-on-year +0.94% +4.41% -9.33%

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 with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 68,640 71,936 77,282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.47% 40.64% 38.94%
Number of salaries quoted 56,965 59,849 67,019
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

ADO
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for ADO in the UK

ADO
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for ADO in the UK

ADO
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ADO over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for ADO in the UK

ADO
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ADO within the UK over the 6 months to 15 August 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
England +16 19 £51,250 -14.58% 6
UK excluding London +33 15 £53,750 +0.94% 2
South East +15 10 £70,000 -
London +33 5 £50,000 -18.70% 4
East of England +10 3 £45,000 - 1
North of England +19 1 £33,000 -38.03%
North West +18 1 £33,000 -38.89%
Scotland - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT jobs citing ADO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for ADO.

1 16 (80.00%) .NET
1 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (70.00%) CSS
2 14 (70.00%) HTML
2 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (70.00%) REST
3 13 (65.00%) Web Development
3 13 (65.00%) WCF
4 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (60.00%) XML
5 11 (55.00%) Finance
5 11 (55.00%) DevOps
5 11 (55.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 10 (50.00%) SOA
6 10 (50.00%) Visual Studio
7 9 (45.00%) Microservices
8 8 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (40.00%) API Development
8 8 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (40.00%) BDD
8 8 (40.00%) NoSQL
8 8 (40.00%) Azure SQL Database
8 8 (40.00%) CQRS
8 8 (40.00%) Visual Studio Team System
8 8 (40.00%) Apache Flex
8 8 (40.00%) .NET Framework
8 8 (40.00%) Google
8 8 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (40.00%) C#

ADO
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 8 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (10.00%) WordPress
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (10.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (40.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 8 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (10.00%) MySQL
4 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (40.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (15.00%) Selenium
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Blend
4 2 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (5.00%) Moq
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
2 3 (15.00%) Retail
2 3 (15.00%) Retail Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Advertising
3 2 (10.00%) Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Architect
2 8 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (35.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (35.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (35.00%) C# Developer
4 6 (30.00%) Agile .NET Developer
4 6 (30.00%) Agile C# Developer
4 6 (30.00%) Agile Developer
5 4 (20.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 4 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer - Fintech
6 3 (15.00%) Azure Developer
7 2 (10.00%) .NET Team Leader
7 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
7 2 (10.00%) VBA Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) .NET
2 14 (70.00%) CSS
2 14 (70.00%) HTML
2 14 (70.00%) REST
3 13 (65.00%) WCF
4 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (60.00%) XML
5 8 (40.00%) .NET Framework
5 8 (40.00%) Apache Flex
6 7 (35.00%) Entity Framework
6 7 (35.00%) JSON
7 6 (30.00%) Ajax
7 6 (30.00%) jQuery
8 4 (20.00%) SOAP
8 4 (20.00%) Web Services
9 3 (15.00%) XSLT
10 2 (10.00%) CodeIgniter
10 2 (10.00%) WPF
11 1 (5.00%) HTML5
11 1 (5.00%) UDDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (15.00%) Fintech
2 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (5.00%) LIMS
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Android
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 1 (5.00%) CentOS
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Web Development
2 11 (55.00%) DevOps
3 10 (50.00%) SOA
4 9 (45.00%) Microservices
5 8 (40.00%) API Development
5 8 (40.00%) BDD
5 8 (40.00%) CQRS
5 8 (40.00%) MVC
6 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
8 5 (25.00%) CRM
9 4 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (20.00%) SDLC
9 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 3 (15.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 3 (15.00%) Front End Development
11 2 (10.00%) Android Development
11 2 (10.00%) Information Management
11 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
11 2 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (40.00%) C#
3 7 (35.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (10.00%) ANSI SQL
5 2 (10.00%) PHP
5 2 (10.00%) VB
5 2 (10.00%) VB6
5 2 (10.00%) VBA
5 2 (10.00%) XAML
6 1 (5.00%) Java
6 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) Google
3 2 (10.00%) Adobe
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle