Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for MS Access skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MS Access over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Access
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 225 205 238
Rank change year-on-year -20 +33 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Access 9 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.16% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.46% 0.62% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 6
Scotland median annual salary £34,000 £36,250 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.21% +54.26% -39.74%
10th Percentile £24,425 £32,125 £19,875
90th Percentile £40,000 £39,375 £27,750
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +5.63% +1.43%

MS Access is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1953 1623 2027
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 34.47% 31.37% 31.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1213 967 1313
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £61,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%

MS Access
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing MS Access as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for MS Access 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 in Scotland.

Salary trend for MS Access in Scotland

MS Access
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Access in Scotland over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MS Access in Scotland

MS Access
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Access within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 5 £36,500 -
Edinburgh -25 3 £35,000 -3.45%
Dundee - 1 £20,000 -
MS Access
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing MS Access also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for MS Access.

1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (88.89%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) MVC
2 6 (66.67%) Workflow
3 5 (55.56%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Banking
5 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (33.33%) Hedge funds
5 3 (33.33%) Basel III
5 3 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
5 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
5 3 (33.33%) Credit Risk Management
5 3 (33.33%) Credit Risk
6 2 (22.22%) Task Automation
6 2 (22.22%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (22.22%) QA
6 2 (22.22%) Change Control
6 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
6 2 (22.22%) Data Reconciliation
6 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (22.22%) Data Structures

MS Access
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 1 (11.11%) FileMaker
4 1 (11.11%) MySQL
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Database Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Junior
5 1 (11.11%) Junior Database Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) JSON
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Credit Risk
1 3 (33.33%) Hedge funds
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (66.67%) MVC
2 6 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 6 (66.67%) Workflow
3 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (33.33%) Credit Risk Management
4 3 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (22.22%) Change Control
5 2 (22.22%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (22.22%) Data Management
5 2 (22.22%) Data Reconciliation
5 2 (22.22%) Process Management
5 2 (22.22%) Task Automation
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) VBA
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) Basel III
2 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
2 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft