The table below looks at the statistics for MS Access skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Access over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Access
Rank 122 113 103
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Permanent jobs citing MS Access 13 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.58% 0.70% 0.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.21% 2.60% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 5
Average salary £50,000 £48,750 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,350 £40,450 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
MS Access
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
587 577 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 26.03% 26.74% 28.30%
Number of salaries quoted 495 534 415
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Access across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MS Access Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

MS Access
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Access across the Birmingham region.

MS Access Salary Trend in Birmingham

MS Access
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Access across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

MS Access Salary Histogram in Birmingham

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing MS Access 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 MS Access.

1 33 (97.06%) MS Excel
2 29 (85.29%) SQL
3 24 (70.59%) .NET
4 20 (58.82%) ASP.NET
4 20 (58.82%) C#
5 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 17 (50.00%) VB
5 17 (50.00%) VB.NET
6 16 (47.06%) VBA
7 12 (35.29%) Data Management
7 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
8 11 (32.35%) Web Application Development
9 9 (26.47%) HTML
9 9 (26.47%) Banking
10 8 (23.53%) CSS
10 8 (23.53%) Finance
10 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (20.59%) HTML5
11 7 (20.59%) CSS3
11 7 (20.59%) C
11 7 (20.59%) Project Planning
11 7 (20.59%) Mathematics
11 7 (20.59%) French Language
11 7 (20.59%) jQuery
11 7 (20.59%) Risk Management
12 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
13 5 (14.71%) Ajax
13 5 (14.71%) Degree
13 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2012

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing MS Access 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 MS Access. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 33 (97.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) SPSS
2 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (26.47%) Banking
2 8 (23.53%) Finance
3 7 (20.59%) French Language
4 2 (5.88%) Legal
5 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Developer
2 15 (44.12%) .NET Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (20.59%) Credit Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) Risk Analyst
5 6 (17.65%) Web Developer
6 5 (14.71%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Software Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Software Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) C# Software Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Lead Software Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
10 1 (2.94%) Support Specialist
10 1 (2.94%) Report Analyst
10 1 (2.94%) Service Manager
10 1 (2.94%) Data Manager
10 1 (2.94%) SQL Developer
10 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (70.59%) .NET
2 20 (58.82%) ASP.NET
3 9 (26.47%) HTML
4 8 (23.53%) CSS
5 7 (20.59%) jQuery
5 7 (20.59%) HTML5
5 7 (20.59%) CSS3
6 5 (14.71%) Ajax
7 2 (5.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (5.88%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (20.59%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.94%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Data Management
2 11 (32.35%) Web Application Development
3 7 (20.59%) Project Planning
3 7 (20.59%) Risk Management
4 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 4 (11.76%) MVC
5 3 (8.82%) Web Development
6 2 (5.88%) Change Control
6 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.88%) OO
7 1 (2.94%) RAD
7 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.94%) Validation
7 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.94%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (2.94%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.94%) Market Research
7 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 29 (85.29%) SQL
2 20 (58.82%) C#
3 17 (50.00%) VB
3 17 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 16 (47.06%) VBA
5 7 (20.59%) C
6 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.88%) VB6
7 2 (5.88%) TypeScript
7 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Microsoft