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 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft ActiveX Data Objects (ADO)
UK
Rank 863 912 947
Rank change year-on-year +49 +35  
Permanent jobs citing ADO 2 29 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.028% 0.013%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.006% 0.074% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 1 25 13
Median salary £54,000 £45,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.68% -37.24%  
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £45,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +18.68% +7.05%  

ADO is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 33531 39188 39544
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 39.97% 38.29% 37.63%
Number of salaries quoted 28603 33725 33543
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

ADO
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing ADO as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
Top 5 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 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +81 2 £54,000 +18.68% 2
South West +14 1 - - 1
Gloucestershire +5 1 - -
North West -36 1 £54,000 +39.35%
Manchester - 1 £54,000 -

ADO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, 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 with a requirement for ADO.

1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (62.50%) MS Office
3 5 (62.50%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) XML
3 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (50.00%) XSLT
4 4 (50.00%) MVC
4 4 (50.00%) jQuery
5 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
5 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) JSON
5 3 (37.50%) WCF
5 3 (37.50%) HTML5
5 3 (37.50%) Entity Framework
5 3 (37.50%) CSS3
5 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
5 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) TDD
5 3 (37.50%) Ajax
5 3 (37.50%) DAO
5 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
5 3 (37.50%) VB

ADO
Top Related 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 2 (25.00%) Drupal
1 2 (25.00%) WordPress
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (62.50%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visualfiles
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) DB2
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 1 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
2 1 (12.50%) Law
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Excel Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Excel VBA Developer
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Developer
2 3 (37.50%) VBA Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Development Team Leader
3 2 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Development Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Development Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) jQuery
2 4 (50.00%) XSLT
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 3 (37.50%) Ajax
3 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
3 3 (37.50%) CSS3
3 3 (37.50%) DAO
3 3 (37.50%) Entity Framework
3 3 (37.50%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) JSON
3 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (37.50%) WCF
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (25.00%) REST
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) AS400
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 1 (12.50%) iSeries
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
2 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Code Coverage
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (25.00%) High Availability
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile First
3 2 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (25.00%) SEO
3 2 (25.00%) User Stories
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (25.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 3 (37.50%) VB
3 3 (37.50%) VBA
4 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (12.50%) COBOL
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) iManage
2 1 (12.50%) LexisNexis
London
Mediaforce
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London, Fleet Street
Mediaforce
Salary: Circa £35,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 8 days ago