The table below looks at the statistics for MS Access skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Access over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Access
Rank 603 510 477
Rank change year-on-year
-93 -33
Permanent jobs citing MS Access 313 453 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.39% 0.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.93% 1.25% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 245 361 371
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £31,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
33629 36148 34072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.80% 31.03% 31.42%
Number of salaries quoted 28380 30867 29349
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

MS Access
Jobs Demand Trend

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

MS Access Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MS Access
Salary Trend

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

MS Access Salary Trend in the UK

MS Access
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Access over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 within the UK.

MS Access Salary Histogram in the UK

MS Access
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Access within the UK over the 3 months to 4 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
England -75 290 £35,000 - 38
London -10 115 £45,500 +12.34% 11
East of England +36 57 £33,500 -11.50% 2
Essex +25 38 £35,000 - 1
South East -73 29 £27,250 -12.09% 7
West Midlands -29 28 £32,000 -1.53% 2
Basildon +10 23 £35,000 +25.00%
City of London -5 20 £70,000 +40.00% 5
South West -27 20 £32,000 +3.22% 7
East Midlands +11 16 £26,000 -13.33% 1
North West -11 16 £27,500 -15.38% 7
Berkshire -8 13 £26,750 +21.59% 1
Bristol -10 12 £32,000 +11.98% 4
Birmingham -21 12 £32,500 -33.67% 1
Scotland +11 11 £25,500 -34.61% 1
Manchester +5 10 £42,500 +39.34% 4
Nottinghamshire +1 10 £31,750 +11.40% 1
Hertfordshire -7 10 £25,000 -37.50%
Nottingham - 9 £23,500 -
Bedfordshire +5 8 £26,007 +52.97%
Yorkshire -17 8 £17,500 -34.57%
Glasgow +14 7 £21,500 -44.87% 1
Luton - 7 £26,007 -
South Yorkshire +5 6 £17,500 -34.57%
Reading -2 6 £26,500 -49.52%
Sheffield - 6 £17,500 -
Coventry - 6 £31,000 -
Hampshire -13 5 £28,250 -5.83% 2
Wiltshire -21 5 £28,824 -17.64% 3
Leicestershire - 5 £26,000 -

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 426 (63.49%) MS Excel
2 404 (60.21%) SQL
3 364 (54.25%) SQL Server
4 320 (47.69%) Microsoft
5 235 (35.02%) VBA
6 187 (27.87%) Degree
7 175 (26.08%) .NET
8 170 (25.34%) Finance
9 144 (21.46%) C#
10 141 (21.01%) Analytical Skills
11 131 (19.52%) HTML
12 121 (18.03%) MS Office
13 112 (16.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 102 (15.20%) JavaScript
15 99 (14.75%) Windows
16 96 (14.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 93 (13.86%) Business Intelligence
18 91 (13.56%) Oracle
19 90 (13.41%) VB
20 73 (10.88%) Computer Science
21 72 (10.73%) Marketing
22 71 (10.58%) Management Information System
23 69 (10.28%) Project Management
24 67 (9.99%) MS PowerPoint
25 65 (9.69%) Relational Database
26 61 (9.09%) SharePoint
27 59 (8.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
28 58 (8.64%) T-SQL
28 58 (8.64%) CSS
29 56 (8.35%) SQL Server 2005

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 61 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 28 (4.17%) IIS
3 26 (3.87%) CMS
4 21 (3.13%) SAS
5 15 (2.24%) MS Exchange
6 14 (2.09%) IBM Notes
7 12 (1.79%) Umbraco
8 10 (1.49%) Tomcat
9 8 (1.19%) Joomla!
9 8 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (1.04%) CICS
11 6 (0.89%) JBoss
11 6 (0.89%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (0.75%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.60%) ArcGIS
13 4 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
13 4 (0.60%) WorkSite
14 3 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 426 (63.49%) MS Excel
2 121 (18.03%) MS Office
3 67 (9.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 30 (4.47%) MS Visio
5 27 (4.02%) MS Project
6 26 (3.87%) Spreadsheet
7 11 (1.64%) FastStats
8 9 (1.34%) PowerPivot
8 9 (1.34%) SPSS
9 6 (0.89%) SOLIDWORKS
9 6 (0.89%) Solid Edge
10 3 (0.45%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.15%) MicroStation
11 1 (0.15%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 11 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (1.34%) SunGard AvantGard
2 9 (1.34%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (1.19%) CODA-Financials
4 6 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.75%) WebTrends
6 4 (0.60%) JDE OneWorld
7 3 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.45%) Line 50
7 3 (0.45%) Cognos Planning
7 3 (0.45%) Unica
8 2 (0.30%) Adobe Campaign
8 2 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.30%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 2 (0.30%) Cognos TM1
9 1 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.15%) PeopleSoft Financials
9 1 (0.15%) PeopleSoft HRMS
9 1 (0.15%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (0.89%) Google Analytics
2 5 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.30%) Silverpop
5 1 (0.15%) FinancialForce.com
5 1 (0.15%) Office 365
5 1 (0.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.09%) SAN
2 13 (1.94%) Intranet
3 11 (1.64%) DNS
4 10 (1.49%) Internet
5 9 (1.34%) VPN
5 9 (1.34%) Wireless
6 8 (1.19%) Firewall
7 7 (1.04%) VoIP
8 6 (0.89%) FTP
9 5 (0.75%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.75%) LAN
9 5 (0.75%) 3G
9 5 (0.75%) Telnet
9 5 (0.75%) GoToMeeting
10 3 (0.45%) Network Security
10 3 (0.45%) WAN
11 2 (0.30%) HTTP
11 2 (0.30%) IP Telephony
12 1 (0.15%) SSH
12 1 (0.15%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 364 (54.25%) SQL Server
2 112 (16.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 96 (14.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 65 (9.69%) Relational Database
5 59 (8.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 56 (8.35%) SQL Server 2005
7 52 (7.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 39 (5.81%) Data Warehouse
9 37 (5.51%) BusinessObjects
10 35 (5.22%) Data Mining
10 35 (5.22%) SQL Server 2012
11 30 (4.47%) MySQL
12 24 (3.58%) Crystal Reports
13 21 (3.13%) FileMaker
14 20 (2.98%) SQL Server 2000
15 16 (2.38%) RDBMS
15 16 (2.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 15 (2.24%) QlikView
17 13 (1.94%) Oracle Reports
18 11 (1.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 50 (7.45%) Visual Studio
2 18 (2.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 13 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (1.64%) Toad
5 9 (1.34%) Subversion
6 8 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (1.04%) Rational DOORS
8 6 (0.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 5 (0.75%) Maven
9 5 (0.75%) Jenkins
10 4 (0.60%) MorphX
11 3 (0.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 2 (0.30%) LSMW
12 2 (0.30%) QADirector
12 2 (0.30%) TestPartner
12 2 (0.30%) Hudson
13 1 (0.15%) Dreamweaver
13 1 (0.15%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.15%) FrontPage
13 1 (0.15%) WinDbg
General
1 170 (25.34%) Finance
2 72 (10.73%) Marketing
3 36 (5.37%) Telecoms
4 31 (4.62%) Back Office
5 29 (4.32%) Retail
6 28 (4.17%) Banking
7 23 (3.43%) Legal
8 13 (1.94%) Investment Banking
9 10 (1.49%) Automotive
10 9 (1.34%) Aerospace
11 7 (1.04%) Law
11 7 (1.04%) Advertising
11 7 (1.04%) Billing
11 7 (1.04%) Arabic Language
11 7 (1.04%) French Language
11 7 (1.04%) Russian Language
12 5 (0.75%) Military
13 4 (0.60%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.60%) Front Office
13 4 (0.60%) German Language
Job Titles
1 249 (37.11%) Developer
2 239 (35.62%) Analyst
3 99 (14.75%) Data Analyst
4 32 (4.77%) Support Analyst
4 32 (4.77%) SQL Developer
5 31 (4.62%) Technical Analyst
6 30 (4.47%) Applications Support
6 30 (4.47%) Junior
6 30 (4.47%) Business Analyst
7 29 (4.32%) Access Developer
8 28 (4.17%) .NET Developer
9 24 (3.58%) Software Developer
10 23 (3.43%) Web Developer
10 23 (3.43%) Consultant
11 22 (3.28%) C# Developer
12 20 (2.98%) Technical Support
12 20 (2.98%) Administrator
12 20 (2.98%) C# .NET Developer
13 19 (2.83%) Applications Support Analyst
13 19 (2.83%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (26.08%) .NET
2 131 (19.52%) HTML
3 58 (8.64%) CSS
4 51 (7.60%) ASP.NET
5 47 (7.00%) .NET Framework
6 43 (6.41%) Ajax
6 43 (6.41%) XML
7 24 (3.58%) ASP.NET MVC
8 23 (3.43%) Web Services
9 16 (2.38%) MDX
9 16 (2.38%) ADSI
9 16 (2.38%) jQuery
10 12 (1.79%) ODBC
11 11 (1.64%) HTML5
12 8 (1.19%) Flash
13 6 (0.89%) JSP
13 6 (0.89%) J2EE
13 6 (0.89%) CSS3
14 5 (0.75%) Laravel
14 5 (0.75%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 141 (21.01%) Analytical Skills
2 73 (10.88%) Computer Science
3 71 (10.58%) Management Information System
4 39 (5.81%) Mathematics
5 31 (4.62%) Statistics
6 29 (4.32%) Data Structures
7 26 (3.87%) Visualisation
8 25 (3.73%) NHS
9 23 (3.43%) Data Protection Act
10 14 (2.09%) Data Extraction
10 14 (2.09%) PMI
11 13 (1.94%) Data Integration
11 13 (1.94%) iSeries
12 12 (1.79%) Physics
12 12 (1.79%) AS400
13 11 (1.64%) Fixed Income
13 11 (1.64%) Blackberry
13 11 (1.64%) Performance Metrics
14 10 (1.49%) Credit Risk
15 9 (1.34%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 99 (14.75%) Windows
2 31 (4.62%) Linux
3 29 (4.32%) UNIX
4 23 (3.43%) Windows XP
5 18 (2.68%) Solaris
5 18 (2.68%) AIX
6 17 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (2.24%) Windows Vista
9 12 (1.79%) Data ONTAP
10 11 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (1.64%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.60%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.60%) Android
12 3 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (0.45%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.45%) HPUX
13 1 (0.15%) CentOS
13 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (13.86%) Business Intelligence
2 69 (10.28%) Project Management
3 56 (8.35%) Data Management
4 47 (7.00%) Data Analysis
5 43 (6.41%) Data Modelling
5 43 (6.41%) Time Management
6 42 (6.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 41 (6.11%) Analytics
8 40 (5.96%) ITIL
9 35 (5.22%) CRM
10 33 (4.92%) MVC
11 31 (4.62%) Agile Software Development
11 31 (4.62%) Migration
11 31 (4.62%) Business Analysis
12 30 (4.47%) SDLC
13 28 (4.17%) ERP
13 28 (4.17%) Data Protection
14 27 (4.02%) PRINCE2
15 24 (3.58%) ETL
15 24 (3.58%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 404 (60.21%) SQL
2 235 (35.02%) VBA
3 144 (21.46%) C#
4 102 (15.20%) JavaScript
5 90 (13.41%) VB
6 58 (8.64%) T-SQL
7 50 (7.45%) Java
8 39 (5.81%) PHP
9 33 (4.92%) VB.NET
10 13 (1.94%) PowerShell
11 11 (1.64%) C
11 11 (1.64%) PL/SQL
12 8 (1.19%) Python
12 8 (1.19%) Shell Script
13 7 (1.04%) VBScript
13 7 (1.04%) COBOL
13 7 (1.04%) Delphi
14 6 (0.89%) R
15 5 (0.75%) Pascal
16 4 (0.60%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 187 (27.87%) Degree
2 19 (2.83%) PMI Certification
3 16 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (2.38%) MCP
4 13 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (1.04%) HND
5 7 (1.04%) Security Cleared
6 6 (0.89%) HNC
6 6 (0.89%) PMP
7 5 (0.75%) MCSE
8 4 (0.60%) MCDBA
8 4 (0.60%) OCA
8 4 (0.60%) Oracle Certification
8 4 (0.60%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.45%) CIPD
9 3 (0.45%) CNE
9 3 (0.45%) Novell Certification
9 3 (0.45%) ISEB
10 2 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (5.66%) QA
2 13 (1.94%) SLA
3 7 (1.04%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.75%) ISO 14001
4 5 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.75%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.60%) HL7
6 2 (0.30%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.15%) P3O
System Software
1 17 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (2.24%) Active Directory
3 14 (2.09%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.30%) Terminal Server
4 2 (0.30%) vSphere
5 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.15%) XenApp
5 1 (0.15%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 16 (2.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 12 (1.79%) Tivoli
3 5 (0.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (0.60%) SCCM
4 4 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.30%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.15%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (0.15%) Unicenter
6 1 (0.15%) Netcool
6 1 (0.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.15%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.15%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 320 (47.69%) Microsoft
2 91 (13.56%) Oracle
3 39 (5.81%) IBM
4 30 (4.47%) SAP
5 29 (4.32%) Citrix
6 26 (3.87%) VMware
6 26 (3.87%) Tableau
7 20 (2.98%) Cognos
8 15 (2.24%) Informatica
9 14 (2.09%) Lotus
10 13 (1.94%) Trillium
10 13 (1.94%) DataFlux
11 12 (1.79%) NetApp
11 12 (1.79%) CODA
11 12 (1.79%) BMC
12 11 (1.64%) Sybase
12 11 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
13 10 (1.49%) Alteryx
14 9 (1.34%) Cisco
14 9 (1.34%) SunGard
Sale, Cheshire
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Sale, Cheshire
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Execellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £18,000 to £30,000 per annum Up to £30,000 +Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified highly competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £6000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
KPMG
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 11 days ago
Merseyside
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago