Microsoft ActiveX Data Objects (ADO)
UK

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 26 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
26 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 778 923 1007
Rank change year-on-year +145 +84 -190
Permanent jobs citing ADO 44 78 150
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.056% 0.071% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.22% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 30 46 103
10th Percentile £53,625 £44,000 £37,500
25th Percentile £61,594 £49,063 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £81,250 £60,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +35.42% -7.69% +23.81%
75th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £105,000
90th Percentile £96,625 £86,378 £112,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £80,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +33.33% +14.29% -

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK

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.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 18,416 34,978 54,515
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 23.59% 31.68% 38.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14,305 21,295 31,020
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,057 £37,500
25th Percentile £47,500 £50,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £61,500 £67,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -8.89% +8.00% +13.64%
75th Percentile £80,001 £87,500 £81,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £105,000 £98,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +10.00%

ADO
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for ADO in the UK

ADO
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ADO.

Salary trend for ADO in the UK

ADO
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing ADO over the 6 months to 26 February 2024.

Salary histogram for ADO in the UK

ADO
Top 10 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 26 February 2024. 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
Jobs
England +188 42 £81,250 +35.42% 18
Work from Home +147 29 £85,000 +7.94% 17
UK excluding London +74 21 £80,000 +33.33% 12
London +172 20 £80,000 +37.93% 6
North of England +100 11 £76,250 +52.50% 4
Yorkshire +111 10 £85,000 +68.32% 3
South East +60 8 £70,000 -9.68% 3
East of England +50 6 £85,000 - 1
North West +49 1 £61,750 +23.50% 1
Scotland -17 1 £80,000 - 1

ADO
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.55%) Confluence
3 1 (2.27%) Jupyter
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Salesforce CRM
2 2 (4.55%) NEC Housing
3 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (59.09%) Azure
2 20 (45.45%) Azure DevOps
3 5 (11.36%) SaaS
4 4 (9.09%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (9.09%) Power Platform
5 3 (6.82%) Microsoft 365
6 2 (4.55%) AWS
6 2 (4.55%) Azure Synapse Analytics
6 2 (4.55%) GCP
6 2 (4.55%) GitHub
7 1 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (2.27%) Azure AKS
7 1 (2.27%) Azure App Service
7 1 (2.27%) Azure Key Vault
7 1 (2.27%) Azure Storage
7 1 (2.27%) GitHub Actions
7 1 (2.27%) IaaS
7 1 (2.27%) OpenShift
7 1 (2.27%) PaaS
7 1 (2.27%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
1 2 (4.55%) Power BI
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.55%) Star Schema
2 1 (2.27%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) JIRA
2 6 (13.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (13.64%) Bitbucket
3 5 (11.36%) Git
4 3 (6.82%) Zephyr
5 1 (2.27%) CircleCI
5 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.27%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (18.18%) Social Skills
2 7 (15.91%) Legal
3 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (11.36%) Organisational Skills
5 2 (4.55%) Documentation Skills
5 2 (4.55%) Finance
6 1 (2.27%) Avionics
6 1 (2.27%) Banking
6 1 (2.27%) Electronics
6 1 (2.27%) Front Office
6 1 (2.27%) German Language
6 1 (2.27%) Health Technology
6 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.27%) Marketing
6 1 (2.27%) Public Sector
6 1 (2.27%) Retail
6 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Azure Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) Lead
3 6 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Senior
4 5 (11.36%) Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Applications Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Business Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Operations Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Project Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) IT Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) .NET
2 2 (4.55%) Express.js
2 2 (4.55%) MERN Stack
2 2 (4.55%) Node.js
2 2 (4.55%) React
3 1 (2.27%) .NET Core
3 1 (2.27%) ARM Templates
3 1 (2.27%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Product Ownership
2 6 (13.64%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (9.09%) Algorithms
3 4 (9.09%) Data Structures
3 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (4.55%) Cloud Native
4 2 (4.55%) Housing Association
4 2 (4.55%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.55%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) Linux
1 11 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (65.91%) DevOps
2 21 (47.73%) Agile
3 14 (31.82%) CI/CD
4 11 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 10 (22.73%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (20.45%) Project Delivery
7 8 (18.18%) Decision-Making
7 8 (18.18%) Mentoring
7 8 (18.18%) Roadmaps
8 7 (15.91%) Coaching
8 7 (15.91%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (15.91%) Data Management
8 7 (15.91%) Emotional Intelligence
8 7 (15.91%) ETL
8 7 (15.91%) Information Security
8 7 (15.91%) Infrastructure as Code
8 7 (15.91%) Process Improvement
8 7 (15.91%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 7 (15.91%) Scrum
9 6 (13.64%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 6 (13.64%) Python
2 6 (13.64%) Ruby
3 5 (11.36%) SQL
4 2 (4.55%) Bicep
4 2 (4.55%) C#
4 2 (4.55%) Go
4 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.27%) Bash
5 1 (2.27%) Java
5 1 (2.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) Master's Degree
2 4 (9.09%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (4.55%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.27%) ISEB
4 1 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) QA
2 2 (4.55%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (22.73%) Docker
2 2 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (34.09%) Terraform
2 14 (31.82%) Kubernetes
3 8 (18.18%) Puppet
4 5 (11.36%) Ansible
5 2 (4.55%) Progress Chef
6 1 (2.27%) Consul
6 1 (2.27%) Packer
6 1 (2.27%) Podman
6 1 (2.27%) Salt
Vendors
1 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) ServiceNow
3 3 (6.82%) Salesforce
3 3 (6.82%) Workday
4 2 (4.55%) NEC
4 2 (4.55%) SAP
5 1 (2.27%) Databricks
5 1 (2.27%) Google