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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Access
Rank 612 509 477
Rank change year-on-year
-103 -32
Permanent jobs citing MS Access 302 490 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.42% 0.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.90% 1.37% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 250 380 372
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -0.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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
33548 35785 34087
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.33% 30.82% 31.64%
Number of salaries quoted 28402 30158 29390
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £67,975
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -90 289 £37,000 +5.71% 43
London -27 108 £47,000 +22.07% 12
South East -94 59 £37,000 +5.71% 11
East of England +25 45 £35,000 -12.50%
Essex +22 31 £42,500 +21.42%
West Midlands -18 26 £32,000 +3.22% 4
City of London -4 21 £70,000 +50.53% 4
South West -39 21 £32,000 -7.24% 9
Basildon +10 18 £35,000 +22.80%
Birmingham +4 15 £32,500 -32.64% 2
Berkshire -15 15 £39,250 +4.66% 3
East Midlands -1 12 £26,000 -13.33% 2
Hampshire -3 11 £37,250 +24.16% 2
Bristol -12 11 £32,000 +11.98% 6
Buckinghamshire -12 11 £35,000 -6.66%
Kent +5 10 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Yorkshire +5 9 £17,500 -46.15%
Milton Keynes -21 8 £34,750 -7.33%
North West -45 8 £27,000 -22.85% 3
Nottingham -1 7 £31,750 +41.11%
Nottinghamshire -8 7 £31,750 +41.11%
Hertfordshire -15 7 £25,000 -37.50%
Dartford - 7 £35,000 - 1
Basingstoke +31 6 £35,000 -
Bedfordshire +14 6 £26,007 +52.97%
Sheffield - 6 £17,500 -
South Yorkshire - 6 £17,500 -
Leicestershire +12 5 £26,000 +30.00%
Luton - 5 £26,007 -
Leicester +4 4 £25,750 +28.75%

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 401 (63.45%) SQL
2 385 (60.92%) MS Excel
3 370 (58.54%) SQL Server
4 312 (49.37%) Microsoft
5 230 (36.39%) VBA
6 174 (27.53%) .NET
7 162 (25.63%) Degree
8 161 (25.47%) Finance
9 142 (22.47%) C#
10 126 (19.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 126 (19.94%) Analytical Skills
11 122 (19.30%) HTML
12 104 (16.46%) MS Office
13 98 (15.51%) JavaScript
14 96 (15.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 94 (14.87%) VB
16 91 (14.40%) Oracle
17 89 (14.08%) Windows
18 77 (12.18%) Business Intelligence
19 71 (11.23%) T-SQL
20 62 (9.81%) Marketing
21 60 (9.49%) Project Management
22 58 (9.18%) SQL Server 2008
23 57 (9.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 57 (9.02%) Management Information System
24 56 (8.86%) Computer Science
25 55 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
25 55 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
25 55 (8.70%) Visual Studio
26 54 (8.54%) SharePoint

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 54 (8.54%) SharePoint
2 23 (3.64%) IIS
3 22 (3.48%) SAS
3 22 (3.48%) CMS
4 13 (2.06%) MS Exchange
5 12 (1.90%) Umbraco
6 9 (1.42%) IBM Notes
7 8 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (1.11%) WorkSite
9 6 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (0.79%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.79%) CICS
11 4 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.63%) ArcGIS
12 3 (0.47%) Drupal
12 3 (0.47%) WordPress
12 3 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.47%) Lync
12 3 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 385 (60.92%) MS Excel
2 104 (16.46%) MS Office
3 55 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 35 (5.54%) Spreadsheet
5 23 (3.64%) MS Visio
6 22 (3.48%) MS Project
7 9 (1.42%) FastStats
8 8 (1.27%) SPSS
9 5 (0.79%) PowerPivot
10 4 (0.63%) Solid Edge
10 4 (0.63%) SOLIDWORKS
11 3 (0.47%) InfoPath
12 2 (0.32%) PrintSoft PReS
13 1 (0.16%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.16%) MicroStation
13 1 (0.16%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 13 (2.06%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (1.42%) SunGard AvantGard
3 9 (1.42%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (1.11%) CODA-Financials
5 5 (0.79%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.47%) JDE OneWorld
6 3 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.47%) Line 50
6 3 (0.47%) Cognos Planning
7 2 (0.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.16%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.16%) Unica
8 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.16%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.16%) Hyperion Planning
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.11%) Google Analytics
2 6 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.47%) SaaS
5 2 (0.32%) Office 365
5 2 (0.32%) Silverpop
6 1 (0.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.69%) Intranet
2 9 (1.42%) SAN
2 9 (1.42%) VPN
3 8 (1.27%) FTP
4 7 (1.11%) Firewall
5 6 (0.95%) DNS
6 5 (0.79%) VoIP
6 5 (0.79%) Wireless
6 5 (0.79%) Internet
6 5 (0.79%) 3G
6 5 (0.79%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.63%) Telnet
8 3 (0.47%) Network Security
9 2 (0.32%) IP Telephony
9 2 (0.32%) WAN
9 2 (0.32%) LAN
9 2 (0.32%) HTTP
10 1 (0.16%) PBX
10 1 (0.16%) SMTP
10 1 (0.16%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 370 (58.54%) SQL Server
2 126 (19.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 96 (15.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 58 (9.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 57 (9.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 55 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
7 54 (8.54%) Relational Database
8 53 (8.39%) Data Warehouse
9 41 (6.49%) SQL Server 2012
10 34 (5.38%) SQL Server 2000
11 32 (5.06%) BusinessObjects
12 30 (4.75%) MySQL
13 28 (4.43%) Crystal Reports
14 20 (3.16%) Oracle Reports
15 19 (3.01%) Data Mining
16 17 (2.69%) RDBMS
16 17 (2.69%) FileMaker
17 15 (2.37%) QlikView
18 12 (1.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 10 (1.58%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 55 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 20 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (2.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 10 (1.58%) Toad
5 7 (1.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 7 (1.11%) Rational DOORS
6 5 (0.79%) Subversion
7 4 (0.63%) MorphX
8 3 (0.47%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 2 (0.32%) Hudson
9 2 (0.32%) LSMW
9 2 (0.32%) QADirector
9 2 (0.32%) TestPartner
9 2 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.16%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.16%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.16%) ProC
10 1 (0.16%) NUnit
10 1 (0.16%) Maven
10 1 (0.16%) FrontPage
General
1 161 (25.47%) Finance
2 62 (9.81%) Marketing
3 34 (5.38%) Back Office
4 33 (5.22%) Telecoms
5 25 (3.96%) Banking
6 22 (3.48%) Retail
6 22 (3.48%) Legal
7 13 (2.06%) Investment Banking
8 10 (1.58%) Aerospace
8 10 (1.58%) Law
9 9 (1.42%) Billing
10 7 (1.11%) Advertising
10 7 (1.11%) Front Office
10 7 (1.11%) Arabic Language
10 7 (1.11%) Russian Language
11 6 (0.95%) Automotive
12 5 (0.79%) Military
13 4 (0.63%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.63%) French Language
13 4 (0.63%) German Language
Job Titles
1 240 (37.97%) Developer
2 212 (33.54%) Analyst
3 93 (14.72%) Data Analyst
4 40 (6.33%) DBA
4 40 (6.33%) SQL Developer
5 34 (5.38%) Technical Analyst
6 32 (5.06%) SQL DBA
7 28 (4.43%) .NET Developer
8 27 (4.27%) Junior
8 27 (4.27%) Access Developer
9 26 (4.11%) Business Analyst
9 26 (4.11%) Administrator
10 25 (3.96%) C# Developer
11 23 (3.64%) C# .NET Developer
12 21 (3.32%) Support Analyst
13 20 (3.16%) Project Manager
14 19 (3.01%) Database Developer
15 18 (2.85%) Software Developer
15 18 (2.85%) Consultant
16 17 (2.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (27.53%) .NET
2 122 (19.30%) HTML
3 51 (8.07%) CSS
4 50 (7.91%) ASP.NET
5 40 (6.33%) .NET Framework
6 39 (6.17%) Ajax
6 39 (6.17%) XML
7 19 (3.01%) Web Services
8 18 (2.85%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (2.37%) MDX
9 15 (2.37%) ODBC
9 15 (2.37%) ADSI
10 14 (2.22%) jQuery
11 10 (1.58%) HTML5
12 5 (0.79%) CSS3
12 5 (0.79%) Flash
12 5 (0.79%) COM
13 4 (0.63%) LAMP
13 4 (0.63%) WCF
13 4 (0.63%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 126 (19.94%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (9.02%) Management Information System
3 56 (8.86%) Computer Science
4 35 (5.54%) Mathematics
5 29 (4.59%) Statistics
6 25 (3.96%) Data Structures
7 20 (3.16%) Visualisation
8 19 (3.01%) NHS
9 17 (2.69%) Data Protection Act
9 17 (2.69%) Data Integration
10 15 (2.37%) PMI
11 14 (2.22%) Data Extraction
12 11 (1.74%) Physics
12 11 (1.74%) Fixed Income
13 10 (1.58%) Credit Risk
13 10 (1.58%) iSeries
14 9 (1.42%) Clustering
14 9 (1.42%) AS400
14 9 (1.42%) Blackberry
15 7 (1.11%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 89 (14.08%) Windows
2 25 (3.96%) Windows XP
3 23 (3.64%) UNIX
4 22 (3.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (2.85%) Windows Vista
5 18 (2.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (2.85%) Linux
6 15 (2.37%) Solaris
6 15 (2.37%) AIX
7 13 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (1.42%) Data ONTAP
8 9 (1.42%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.63%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.63%) Android
10 3 (0.47%) HPUX
10 3 (0.47%) Windows 2000
10 3 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (12.18%) Business Intelligence
2 60 (9.49%) Project Management
3 47 (7.44%) Data Management
4 44 (6.96%) CRM
5 40 (6.33%) Data Analysis
6 38 (6.01%) Time Management
7 37 (5.85%) Data Modelling
8 36 (5.70%) ETL
8 36 (5.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 33 (5.22%) ITIL
9 33 (5.22%) Analytics
10 32 (5.06%) Business Analysis
11 31 (4.91%) Agile Software Development
12 29 (4.59%) Migration
12 29 (4.59%) SDLC
13 28 (4.43%) PRINCE2
14 27 (4.27%) MVC
15 26 (4.11%) ERP
16 23 (3.64%) Test Scripting
17 22 (3.48%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 401 (63.45%) SQL
2 230 (36.39%) VBA
3 142 (22.47%) C#
4 98 (15.51%) JavaScript
5 94 (14.87%) VB
6 71 (11.23%) T-SQL
7 42 (6.65%) Java
8 36 (5.70%) VB.NET
9 30 (4.75%) PHP
10 13 (2.06%) C
11 11 (1.74%) PL/SQL
11 11 (1.74%) Python
12 10 (1.58%) VBScript
13 8 (1.27%) Shell Script
14 6 (0.95%) R
15 5 (0.79%) PowerShell
15 5 (0.79%) VB6
15 5 (0.79%) COBOL
15 5 (0.79%) Delphi
16 4 (0.63%) X++
Qualifications
1 162 (25.63%) Degree
2 22 (3.48%) PMI Certification
3 12 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
3 12 (1.90%) MCP
4 10 (1.58%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.27%) PMP
6 6 (0.95%) HNC
6 6 (0.95%) HND
7 4 (0.63%) MCSE
7 4 (0.63%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.63%) MOS
8 3 (0.47%) CIPD
8 3 (0.47%) CNE
8 3 (0.47%) Novell Certification
8 3 (0.47%) ISEB
9 2 (0.32%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.32%) A+ Certification
9 2 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.11%) QA
2 15 (2.37%) SLA
3 5 (0.79%) ISO 14001
3 5 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.79%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.63%) HL7
4 4 (0.63%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.47%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.16%) P3O
6 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (3.01%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.74%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.32%) Terminal Server
4 2 (0.32%) vSphere
5 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.16%) XenApp
5 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 13 (2.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 9 (1.42%) Tivoli
3 4 (0.63%) SCCM
3 4 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.63%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.16%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.16%) WSUS
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 312 (49.37%) Microsoft
2 91 (14.40%) Oracle
3 29 (4.59%) SAP
4 27 (4.27%) Tableau
5 25 (3.96%) Citrix
5 25 (3.96%) IBM
6 21 (3.32%) VMware
7 17 (2.69%) Cognos
8 13 (2.06%) Trillium
8 13 (2.06%) Informatica
8 13 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (2.06%) DataFlux
8 13 (2.06%) Alteryx
9 11 (1.74%) CODA
9 11 (1.74%) Sybase
10 9 (1.42%) Cisco
10 9 (1.42%) Adobe
10 9 (1.42%) SunGard
10 9 (1.42%) NetApp
10 9 (1.42%) Lotus
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 14 hours ago
Darlington, County Durham
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Pension, Bonus & More Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Berkshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Bridgewater Resourcing Solutions Ltd
Salary: benefit and bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + Free Parking + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified highly competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
networx
Salary: From £19,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Pension, Bonus & More Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Eastleigh, Hampshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £23000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £21000 - £33500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago