The table below looks at the statistics for MS Access skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Access over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Access
Rank 115 102 112
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Permanent jobs citing MS Access 10 24 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.52% 1.37% 0.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.76% 3.76% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 4
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
MS Access
South West

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 Bristol region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
567 638 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 29.33% 36.33% 31.86%
Number of salaries quoted 522 557 474
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

MS Access Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

MS Access
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

MS Access Salary Trend in Bristol

MS Access
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Access across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

MS Access Salary Histogram in Bristol

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 18 (75.00%) Finance
2 17 (70.83%) MS Excel
3 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
4 12 (50.00%) SQL
4 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (45.83%) Oracle
6 9 (37.50%) ISEB
6 9 (37.50%) QuickTest Pro
6 9 (37.50%) Automated Testing
6 9 (37.50%) Software Testing
6 9 (37.50%) Selenium
6 9 (37.50%) Test Scripting
6 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
6 9 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (37.50%) Line Management
7 8 (33.33%) Project Management
7 8 (33.33%) T-SQL
8 7 (29.17%) VBA
8 7 (29.17%) .NET
8 7 (29.17%) Relational Database
9 6 (25.00%) Degree
9 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (25.00%) Data Structures
9 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (25.00%) Workflow Management
9 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
9 6 (25.00%) Risk Management
9 6 (25.00%) Workflow
9 6 (25.00%) ETL
9 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Applications
1 17 (70.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 7 (29.17%) Relational Database
3 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (8.33%) DB2
7 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) QuickTest Pro
1 9 (37.50%) Selenium
2 5 (20.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (12.50%) Subversion
4 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Tester
1 9 (37.50%) Automated Tester
2 8 (33.33%) Senior Tester
3 7 (29.17%) .NET Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Analyst
4 6 (25.00%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
4 6 (25.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 6 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
4 6 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 6 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
4 6 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (25.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (16.67%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Developer
6 2 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Support Technician
7 1 (4.17%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) .NET
2 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
2 5 (20.83%) CSS
2 5 (20.83%) HTML
2 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
2 5 (20.83%) LINQ
2 5 (20.83%) jQuery
2 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (20.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 4 (16.67%) Web Services
3 4 (16.67%) XML
4 3 (12.50%) Ajax
4 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (8.33%) REST
5 2 (8.33%) ADO.NET
5 2 (8.33%) Classic ASP
5 2 (8.33%) XHTML
5 2 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Web 2.0
2 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Automated Testing
1 9 (37.50%) Software Testing
1 9 (37.50%) Test Scripting
1 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
1 9 (37.50%) Line Management
2 8 (33.33%) Project Management
3 6 (25.00%) Workflow Management
3 6 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (25.00%) Workflow
3 6 (25.00%) ETL
3 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 5 (20.83%) MVC
5 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Test Management
6 2 (8.33%) Web Development
6 2 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 7 (29.17%) VBA
4 5 (20.83%) VB.NET
4 5 (20.83%) C#
5 4 (16.67%) VB
6 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 2 (8.33%) VB6
7 2 (8.33%) PHP
7 2 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) ISEB
1 9 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (45.83%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (4.17%) Adobe
4 1 (4.17%) Business Objects