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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Access
Rank 164 132 150
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +18
Permanent jobs citing MS Access 7 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.19% 0.73% 0.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.61% 1.99% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 11
Average salary £39,000 £42,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +12.66%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,251
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +8.52%
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
1141 1158 1009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 30.88% 36.70% 31.64%
Number of salaries quoted 737 769 707
Average salary £41,500 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.21% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 20 August 2014. 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
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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
Edinburgh -18 3 £27,500 -3.50% 1
Glasgow -19 3 £39,000 -13.33%
MS Access
UK

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 18 (90.00%) MS Excel
2 16 (80.00%) SQL
3 10 (50.00%) VBA
4 9 (45.00%) Oracle
4 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (45.00%) Finance
5 8 (40.00%) RAD
6 7 (35.00%) ODBC
6 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
6 7 (35.00%) DTS
6 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (30.00%) Network Management
7 6 (30.00%) VB
8 3 (15.00%) XML
8 3 (15.00%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
8 3 (15.00%) Project Management
8 3 (15.00%) Change Management
9 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
9 2 (10.00%) Banking
9 2 (10.00%) Retail
9 2 (10.00%) Software Distribution
9 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
9 2 (10.00%) SCCM
9 2 (10.00%) SCOM
9 2 (10.00%) Fujitsu
9 2 (10.00%) ServiceCenter
9 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
9 2 (10.00%) Tivoli

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (90.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (35.00%) DTS
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (15.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Database Developer
3 6 (30.00%) RAD Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Junior
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Excel Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Report Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Development Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) ODBC
2 3 (15.00%) XML
3 2 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) RAD
2 6 (30.00%) Network Management
3 3 (15.00%) Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) Software Distribution
4 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Data Management
5 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) SQL
2 10 (50.00%) VBA
3 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
4 6 (30.00%) VB
5 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (10.00%) Perl
7 1 (5.00%) C#
7 1 (5.00%) Java
7 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (10.00%) ServiceCenter
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
1 2 (10.00%) SCOM
2 1 (5.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) HP
2 2 (10.00%) Fujitsu
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