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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Access
Rank 133 161 134
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -27
Permanent jobs citing MS Access 25 18 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.79% 0.45% 1.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.65% 1.42% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 18
Average salary £35,500 £26,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.96% -27.89%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
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
945 1268 1102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 29.87% 31.36% 35.35%
Number of salaries quoted 585 862 627
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Access across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

MS Access Salary Histogram 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 21 April 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
Edinburgh +24 22 £35,500 +20.33% 1
Glasgow - 3 £29,000 - 1
MS Access
UK

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 35 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 31 (73.81%) MS Excel
3 29 (69.05%) .NET
4 28 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 28 (66.67%) MVC
4 28 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (59.52%) VBA
6 21 (50.00%) C#
7 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
7 20 (47.62%) IBM Notes
7 20 (47.62%) SharePoint
7 20 (47.62%) Lotus
7 20 (47.62%) Microsoft
7 20 (47.62%) .NET Framework
8 19 (45.24%) CSS
8 19 (45.24%) HTML
9 13 (30.95%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (23.81%) Oracle
11 9 (21.43%) SQL
11 9 (21.43%) Degree
12 8 (19.05%) Integration Testing
12 8 (19.05%) Project Management
13 7 (16.67%) Finance
13 7 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
13 7 (16.67%) Business Objects
14 6 (14.29%) SAP
14 6 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (14.29%) Data Modelling
14 6 (14.29%) ETL
15 5 (11.90%) Data Warehouse

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 20 (47.62%) IBM Notes
1 20 (47.62%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) SAS
Applications
1 31 (73.81%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.90%) MS Office
3 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.38%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (2.38%) Endur
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (11.90%) Informix
4 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (11.90%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.38%) MySQL
5 1 (2.38%) SQLPlus
5 1 (2.38%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Banking
2 5 (11.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (66.67%) Developer
2 12 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Software Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Analyst
4 7 (16.67%) Consultant
5 5 (11.90%) Business Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Business Objects Developer
6 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Software Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Software Delivery Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Solutions Consultant
7 3 (7.14%) .NET Consultant
7 3 (7.14%) Data Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) MI Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Report Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Data Manager
9 1 (2.38%) Software Consultant
9 1 (2.38%) Applications Manager
9 1 (2.38%) Excel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (69.05%) .NET
2 28 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 28 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 20 (47.62%) .NET Framework
4 19 (45.24%) HTML
4 19 (45.24%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
1 2 (4.76%) FMCG
1 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.38%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.38%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (66.67%) MVC
2 13 (30.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (19.05%) Project Management
3 8 (19.05%) Integration Testing
4 6 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 6 (14.29%) ETL
5 4 (9.52%) Software Delivery
6 2 (4.76%) Analytics
6 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.38%) Change Management
7 1 (2.38%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.38%) Supplier Management
7 1 (2.38%) Demand Forecasting
7 1 (2.38%) System Testing
7 1 (2.38%) OO
Programming Languages
1 25 (59.52%) VBA
2 21 (50.00%) C#
3 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
4 9 (21.43%) SQL
5 1 (2.38%) VB
5 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.38%) C++
5 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) SLA
Vendors
1 20 (47.62%) Microsoft
1 20 (47.62%) Lotus
2 10 (23.81%) Oracle
3 7 (16.67%) Business Objects
4 6 (14.29%) SAP
5 5 (11.90%) Netezza
6 1 (2.38%) TIBCO