The table below looks at the statistics for MS Access skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Access over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Access
Rank 168 158 135
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -23
Permanent jobs citing MS Access 4 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.12% 0.19% 0.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.38% 0.61% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 16
Average salary £21,000 £39,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.15% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
MS Access
UK

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 Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1052 1140 1092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 31.55% 30.82% 35.96%
Number of salaries quoted 670 744 716
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

MS Access Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

MS Access
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

MS Access Salary Trend in Scotland

MS Access
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Access within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow 0 3 £21,000 -46.15%
Stirling - 1 £25,500 -
MS Access
UK

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 21 (72.41%) MS Excel
2 19 (65.52%) SQL Server
3 18 (62.07%) .NET
4 17 (58.62%) ASP.NET
4 17 (58.62%) MVC
4 17 (58.62%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
6 14 (48.28%) VBA
7 9 (31.03%) Lotus
7 9 (31.03%) CSS
7 9 (31.03%) IBM Notes
7 9 (31.03%) SharePoint
7 9 (31.03%) C#
7 9 (31.03%) HTML
7 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
7 9 (31.03%) .NET Framework
8 8 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (27.59%) SDLC
9 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (17.24%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (17.24%) Software Delivery
11 4 (13.79%) Spreadsheet
11 4 (13.79%) MS PowerPoint
11 4 (13.79%) Finance
12 3 (10.34%) Banking
12 3 (10.34%) International Banking
12 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
12 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
12 3 (10.34%) SQL
13 2 (6.90%) MySQL

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 9 (31.03%) IBM Notes
1 9 (31.03%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) Joomla!
2 1 (3.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (72.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.79%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (13.79%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (3.45%) PowerPivot
3 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) VoIP
1 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (65.52%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.90%) MySQL
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
2 3 (10.34%) International Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.90%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) .NET Developer
4 7 (24.14%) Software Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Software Manager
5 5 (17.24%) Software Delivery Manager
5 5 (17.24%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (13.79%) MI Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Project Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Software Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Data Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Development Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Software Development Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) .NET
2 17 (58.62%) ASP.NET
2 17 (58.62%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (31.03%) HTML
3 9 (31.03%) CSS
3 9 (31.03%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Data Structures
2 2 (6.90%) Algorithms
2 2 (6.90%) Statistics
3 1 (3.45%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) MVC
2 8 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (27.59%) SDLC
3 5 (17.24%) Software Delivery
4 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
5 2 (6.90%) Time Management
5 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.90%) Integration Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Demand Forecasting
5 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.90%) Project Management
5 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.45%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.45%) Change Management
6 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.45%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) VBA
2 9 (31.03%) C#
2 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.34%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 9 (31.03%) Lotus
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) SAP
4 1 (3.45%) Avaya
4 1 (3.45%) BT
4 1 (3.45%) Facebook