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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Access
Rank 631 588 559
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -29
Permanent jobs citing MS Access 317 378 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.36% 0.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.98% 1.16% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 260 308 348
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,875 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,800 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-5.79% +6.15%

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
32287 32560 33929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.70% 31.00% 32.65%
Number of salaries quoted 27385 27941 28654
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 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 14 February 2016 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 14 February 2016. 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 -19 301 £35,000 - 50
London -31 67 £45,000 +2.85% 18
South East -23 59 £35,000 +1.44% 8
South West +10 37 £31,500 -7.35% 6
North West +58 35 £32,500 - 5
East of England +3 35 £35,000 +32.07% 2
East Midlands +23 30 £30,000 +11.11% 5
Yorkshire +14 29 £32,500 -
Berkshire +6 29 £39,750 -0.62% 2
Essex +10 19 £47,500 +126.19% 2
City of London +46 17 £65,000 +36.84% 2
Northamptonshire - 17 £35,000 - 2
Merseyside +8 16 £32,500 -7.14%
West Yorkshire +3 15 £32,750 -25.98%
Bristol -2 15 £32,500 -4.41% 4
Northampton - 15 £35,000 - 2
Manchester +31 14 £34,000 +4.61% 2
Reading +8 13 £38,250 +15.03% 1
Buckinghamshire -8 12 £32,500 -5.79% 1
Milton Keynes -11 12 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Colchester - 12 £47,625 - 1
Peterborough +12 10 £35,000 -
Hampshire +7 10 £23,500 -32.21% 1
Cambridgeshire 0 10 £35,000 +84.21%
Devon +8 9 £30,000 -3.22%
Plymouth +8 9 £30,000 -16.66%
Scotland -2 9 £31,500 -21.25% 1
Bootle - 9 £32,500 -
Leeds -8 8 £37,394 -32.01%
Middlesbrough - 8 £32,500 -

MS Access
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 528 (77.19%) SQL
2 389 (56.87%) MS Excel
3 388 (56.73%) SQL Server
4 368 (53.80%) Microsoft
5 202 (29.53%) VBA
6 194 (28.36%) Finance
7 178 (26.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 164 (23.98%) .NET
9 158 (23.10%) T-SQL
10 156 (22.81%) VB
11 142 (20.76%) Analytical Skills
12 125 (18.27%) Degree
13 123 (17.98%) Windows
14 119 (17.40%) C#
15 112 (16.37%) Oracle
16 101 (14.77%) HTML
17 99 (14.47%) Business Intelligence
18 98 (14.33%) Data Warehouse
19 97 (14.18%) MS Office
19 97 (14.18%) ASP.NET
20 92 (13.45%) Data Analysis
20 92 (13.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 92 (13.45%) JavaScript
21 91 (13.30%) SQL Server 2008
22 89 (13.01%) Project Management
23 83 (12.13%) Management Information System
23 83 (12.13%) SharePoint
24 78 (11.40%) Visual Studio
25 73 (10.67%) VB.NET
26 66 (9.65%) Relational Database

MS Access
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 83 (12.13%) SharePoint
2 65 (9.50%) SAS
3 41 (5.99%) IIS
4 25 (3.65%) BizTalk Server
5 16 (2.34%) MS Exchange
6 13 (1.90%) IBM Notes
7 12 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2000
7 12 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
7 12 (1.75%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 9 (1.32%) CMS
8 9 (1.32%) Drupal
9 8 (1.17%) Apache
10 6 (0.88%) ColdFusion
10 6 (0.88%) MS Project Server
11 4 (0.58%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.44%) Confluence
12 3 (0.44%) Smallworld
12 3 (0.44%) WordPress
13 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 389 (56.87%) MS Excel
2 97 (14.18%) MS Office
3 49 (7.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 45 (6.58%) Spreadsheet
5 20 (2.92%) MS Visio
6 16 (2.34%) MS Project
7 12 (1.75%) SPSS
8 7 (1.02%) InfoPath
9 5 (0.73%) PrintSoft PReS
10 2 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.29%) Stata
11 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 30 (4.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.90%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (1.02%) Unit4 Business World
4 5 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.73%) PlanetPress Connect
5 4 (0.58%) OpenText MBPM
6 3 (0.44%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.29%) FastStats
7 2 (0.29%) Visualfiles
8 1 (0.15%) Aareon QL
8 1 (0.15%) arcHouse
8 1 (0.15%) Cerner Millennium
8 1 (0.15%) Magento
8 1 (0.15%) MIS ActiveH
8 1 (0.15%) OPENHousing
8 1 (0.15%) Orchard Housing
8 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.15%) Sage 50
8 1 (0.15%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 28 (4.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.46%) SaaS
3 8 (1.17%) Google Apps
4 5 (0.73%) Office 365
5 4 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.58%) Silverpop
6 2 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.29%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.15%) AdWords
7 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.19%) Firewall
2 14 (2.05%) SMTP
3 12 (1.75%) FTP
4 11 (1.61%) Intranet
5 6 (0.88%) Internet
5 6 (0.88%) SAN
5 6 (0.88%) VoIP
6 4 (0.58%) WinSCP
7 3 (0.44%) DNS
7 3 (0.44%) IP Telephony
8 2 (0.29%) DHCP
8 2 (0.29%) HTTP
8 2 (0.29%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (0.29%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.15%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.15%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.15%) LAN
9 1 (0.15%) NAS
9 1 (0.15%) POP3
9 1 (0.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 388 (56.73%) SQL Server
2 178 (26.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 98 (14.33%) Data Warehouse
4 92 (13.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 91 (13.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 66 (9.65%) Relational Database
7 52 (7.60%) SQL Server 2012
8 51 (7.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 38 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
10 31 (4.53%) Crystal Reports
10 31 (4.53%) SQL Server 2000
11 29 (4.24%) BusinessObjects
12 27 (3.95%) MySQL
13 26 (3.80%) QlikView
14 21 (3.07%) Base SAS
14 21 (3.07%) SQL Server 2014
15 19 (2.78%) Data Mining
15 19 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
16 18 (2.63%) DB2
17 16 (2.34%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 78 (11.40%) Visual Studio
2 64 (9.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (2.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 17 (2.49%) JIRA
4 17 (2.49%) NUnit
5 14 (2.05%) Fiddler
5 14 (2.05%) NCrunch
5 14 (2.05%) Octopus Deploy
5 14 (2.05%) SoapUI
5 14 (2.05%) TeamCity
6 6 (0.88%) Toad
6 6 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (0.58%) HP UFT
7 4 (0.58%) LoadRunner
7 4 (0.58%) Subversion
8 2 (0.29%) Flash Builder
9 1 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.15%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.15%) GitLab
9 1 (0.15%) Rational Rose
General
1 194 (28.36%) Finance
2 52 (7.60%) Banking
3 34 (4.97%) Telecoms
4 32 (4.68%) Marketing
5 21 (3.07%) Law
6 17 (2.49%) Legal
7 16 (2.34%) Billing
8 7 (1.02%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.02%) Retail
9 5 (0.73%) Back Office
9 5 (0.73%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.58%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.44%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.15%) French Language
12 1 (0.15%) Front Office
12 1 (0.15%) Local Government
12 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 230 (33.63%) Analyst
2 219 (32.02%) Developer
3 94 (13.74%) DBA
4 93 (13.60%) SQL DBA
5 76 (11.11%) Data Analyst
6 72 (10.53%) SQL Developer
7 69 (10.09%) C# Developer
8 59 (8.63%) .NET Developer
9 52 (7.60%) SQL Analyst
10 42 (6.14%) C# .NET Developer
11 35 (5.12%) Applications Support
12 33 (4.82%) Senior Developer
13 32 (4.68%) Administrator
13 32 (4.68%) Support Analyst
14 23 (3.36%) Applications Developer
15 21 (3.07%) Information Analyst
15 21 (3.07%) VBA Developer
16 20 (2.92%) Excel Analyst
16 20 (2.92%) Team Leader
17 19 (2.78%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (23.98%) .NET
2 101 (14.77%) HTML
3 97 (14.18%) ASP.NET
4 61 (8.92%) XML
5 55 (8.04%) CSS
6 51 (7.46%) jQuery
7 44 (6.43%) Ajax
8 32 (4.68%) LINQ
9 28 (4.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 28 (4.09%) JSON
10 27 (3.95%) .NET Framework
11 26 (3.80%) Web Services
12 23 (3.36%) HTML5
13 20 (2.92%) Entity Framework
13 20 (2.92%) WCF
14 18 (2.63%) SOAP
15 17 (2.49%) CSS3
15 17 (2.49%) ODBC
16 14 (2.05%) Ext JS
16 14 (2.05%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 142 (20.76%) Analytical Skills
2 83 (12.13%) Management Information System
3 40 (5.85%) Computer Science
4 28 (4.09%) Data Structures
4 28 (4.09%) Mathematics
5 25 (3.65%) Clustering
6 24 (3.51%) Visualisation
7 18 (2.63%) Credit Risk
7 18 (2.63%) Data Integration
8 16 (2.34%) N-Tier
9 14 (2.05%) Inversion of Control
10 13 (1.90%) NHS
11 12 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
11 12 (1.75%) Statistics
12 11 (1.61%) PMI
13 9 (1.32%) Data Extraction
13 9 (1.32%) e-Learning
13 9 (1.32%) Mobile App
13 9 (1.32%) Replication
14 8 (1.17%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 123 (17.98%) Windows
2 34 (4.97%) Unix
3 33 (4.82%) Windows Server
4 28 (4.09%) Linux
4 28 (4.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (1.46%) Windows 7
6 5 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.58%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.44%) AIX
8 3 (0.44%) Data ONTAP
8 3 (0.44%) Solaris
8 3 (0.44%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.29%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.15%) Android
10 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.15%) VMS
10 1 (0.15%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (14.47%) Business Intelligence
2 92 (13.45%) Data Analysis
3 89 (13.01%) Project Management
4 60 (8.77%) CRM
5 55 (8.04%) ETL
6 54 (7.89%) Validation
7 46 (6.73%) Analytics
8 45 (6.58%) Data Validation
9 43 (6.29%) Agile Software Development
9 43 (6.29%) ITIL
10 39 (5.70%) Data Management
11 36 (5.26%) High Availability
12 33 (4.82%) MVC
13 25 (3.65%) OO
14 24 (3.51%) Data Cleansing
14 24 (3.51%) Data Visualisation
15 22 (3.22%) Change Control
15 22 (3.22%) Continuous Improvement
16 21 (3.07%) Feature Driven Development
16 21 (3.07%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 528 (77.19%) SQL
2 202 (29.53%) VBA
3 158 (23.10%) T-SQL
4 156 (22.81%) VB
5 119 (17.40%) C#
6 92 (13.45%) JavaScript
7 73 (10.67%) VB.NET
8 38 (5.56%) VB6
9 37 (5.41%) VBScript
10 32 (4.68%) Java
11 28 (4.09%) PHP
12 20 (2.92%) PL/SQL
13 13 (1.90%) C++
14 12 (1.75%) Python
15 11 (1.61%) PowerShell
16 10 (1.46%) C
17 9 (1.32%) FoxPro (VFP)
17 9 (1.32%) Perl
18 6 (0.88%) Google Apps Script
19 5 (0.73%) R
Qualifications
1 125 (18.27%) Degree
2 17 (2.49%) Security Cleared
3 15 (2.19%) PMI Certification
4 14 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (1.75%) MCSE
5 12 (1.75%) SC Cleared
6 11 (1.61%) MCSA
7 10 (1.46%) MCP
8 8 (1.17%) A+ Certification
8 8 (1.17%) CNE
8 8 (1.17%) Network+ Certification
8 8 (1.17%) Novell Certification
9 7 (1.02%) MOS
10 4 (0.58%) HNC
10 4 (0.58%) HND
10 4 (0.58%) PMP
11 1 (0.15%) CCNA
11 1 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.15%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.26%) QA
2 35 (5.12%) SLA
3 29 (4.24%) Data Quality
4 24 (3.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.44%) SEPA
6 2 (0.29%) HL7
6 2 (0.29%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.15%) Solvency II
System Software
1 31 (4.53%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.02%) VMware ESX
3 6 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.44%) vSphere
5 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.15%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (1.75%) EnCase
1 12 (1.75%) FTK
2 7 (1.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (1.02%) SCCM
3 4 (0.58%) DameWare
3 4 (0.58%) ServiceCenter
4 3 (0.44%) Tivoli
4 3 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.29%) WSUS
6 1 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.15%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 368 (53.80%) Microsoft
2 112 (16.37%) Oracle
3 27 (3.95%) Cognos
4 26 (3.80%) Tableau
5 24 (3.51%) Adobe
6 21 (3.07%) Salesforce.com
7 20 (2.92%) Sybase
8 19 (2.78%) SAP
9 16 (2.34%) Google
10 13 (1.90%) Lotus
11 12 (1.75%) HP
11 12 (1.75%) IBM
12 10 (1.46%) iManage
13 8 (1.17%) JDA
13 8 (1.17%) Novell
13 8 (1.17%) VMware
14 7 (1.02%) Citrix
14 7 (1.02%) Siemens
15 6 (0.88%) Apple
16 5 (0.73%) Sage
London
Rockhall Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Aerotron
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £24,000 - £31,000 DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Graham Matthews
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum , Annual Bonus Scheme, Pension etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £23000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £33500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
FCA
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum depending on skills and experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
De Montfort Uni
Salary: From £25,769 to £31,656 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Bray leino
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Bray leino
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
General Medical Council
Salary: From £29,209 to £34,090 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £33500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £23000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago