The table below looks at the statistics for MS Access skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Access over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Access
Rank 105 90 83
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Permanent jobs citing MS Access 4 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.63% 0.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.99% 1.86% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 5
Average salary £27,500 £31,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.29% -22.50%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
MS Access
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
406 430 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.19% 33.99% 30.76%
Number of salaries quoted 302 284 268
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

MS Access Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

MS Access
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

MS Access Salary Trend in Edinburgh

MS Access
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) VB
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) VBA
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (33.33%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) Adobe
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) VBScript
5 1 (16.67%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (16.67%) GoLive
5 1 (16.67%) Data Management
5 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
5 1 (16.67%) Data Security
5 1 (16.67%) C#

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) GoLive
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Junior
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) MI Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Data Security
1 1 (16.67%) Data Management
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) VB
3 3 (50.00%) VBA
4 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe