Period
to 22 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 22 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Access
UK
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 724 762 729
Rank change year-on-year +38 -33 -84
Permanent jobs citing MS Access 483 517 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.26% 0.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.89% 0.87% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 368 435 486
UK median annual salary £39,250 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.08% +5.71% -
10th Percentile £26,100 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,750 £53,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.42%

MS Access is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 54097 59129 69289
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 30.73% 30.01% 31.77%
Number of salaries quoted 44898 50490 58447
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -

MS Access
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Access 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.

Salary trend for MS Access in the UK

MS Access
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Access over the 6 months to 22 August 2017.

Salary histogram for MS Access in the UK

MS Access
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Access within the UK over the 6 months to 22 August 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
England +50 450 £40,000 +8.11% 31
UK excluding London +17 326 £35,000 - 22
London +47 151 £52,500 +16.67% 12
North of England +26 102 £35,000 -6.67% 5
South East +54 89 £34,500 +2.22% 6
Yorkshire +75 66 £36,000 +20.00% 1
Midlands +4 57 £35,250 +0.71% 4
West Midlands +44 49 £37,500 +16.28% 1
North West -36 35 £35,000 -6.67% 4
South West -19 31 £35,000 +7.69% 2
East of England -18 19 £35,000 -17.65% 2
Scotland +7 18 £30,000 -22.58% 2
Wales +17 10 £28,750 -4.17% 1
East Midlands -27 8 £30,000 -14.29% 3
North East +14 1 £52,500 +40.00%

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 with a requirement for MS Access.

1 306 (63.35%) SQL
2 300 (62.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 233 (48.24%) Microsoft
4 226 (46.79%) SQL Server
5 178 (36.85%) VBA
6 149 (30.85%) Finance
7 131 (27.12%) Analytical Skills
8 114 (23.60%) Oracle
9 106 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
10 93 (19.25%) C#
11 90 (18.63%) VB
12 85 (17.60%) Degree
13 83 (17.18%) .NET
14 77 (15.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 74 (15.32%) Data Warehouse
16 70 (14.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 69 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
18 64 (13.25%) JavaScript
19 63 (13.04%) HTML
19 63 (13.04%) Banking
20 61 (12.63%) Management Information System
21 57 (11.80%) MVC
22 55 (11.39%) SAP
23 54 (11.18%) ITIL
24 52 (10.77%) Analytics
24 52 (10.77%) Microsoft Office
25 51 (10.56%) Data Analysis
26 48 (9.94%) T-SQL
27 47 (9.73%) Windows
28 45 (9.32%) BusinessObjects

MS Access
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 34 (7.04%) SAS
2 23 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 16 (3.31%) SharePoint
4 15 (3.11%) Alfresco
4 15 (3.11%) Apache
4 15 (3.11%) JBoss
4 15 (3.11%) Joomla!
4 15 (3.11%) WebLogic
4 15 (3.11%) WebSphere
5 14 (2.90%) MS Exchange
6 10 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (2.07%) IIS
7 9 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.04%) CMS
9 4 (0.83%) Confluence
9 4 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 300 (62.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 52 (10.77%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (5.38%) SPSS
4 23 (4.76%) MS Visio
5 20 (4.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 20 (4.14%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.21%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.21%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 7 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.24%) FastStats
3 5 (1.04%) Cognos TM1
3 5 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.04%) Relativity
3 5 (1.04%) SAP Business One
4 4 (0.83%) CaseMap
5 3 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.62%) Primavera
5 3 (0.62%) Sage 50
5 3 (0.62%) SAP MDM
6 2 (0.41%) SAP MDG
7 1 (0.21%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.21%) Concordance
7 1 (0.21%) Pegasus Opera
7 1 (0.21%) Ringtail
7 1 (0.21%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.21%) SAP EWM
7 1 (0.21%) SAP WM
7 1 (0.21%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.11%) GitHub
1 15 (3.11%) Office 365
2 14 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.04%) OpenShift
5 4 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.62%) iTunes
7 2 (0.41%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.41%) Responsys
8 1 (0.21%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.21%) Google Tag Manager
8 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.45%) Firewall
2 6 (1.24%) 4G
2 6 (1.24%) HTTP
2 6 (1.24%) LTE
3 5 (1.04%) FTP
4 4 (0.83%) DNS
5 3 (0.62%) LDAP
5 3 (0.62%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.41%) DHCP
6 2 (0.41%) Internet
6 2 (0.41%) Intranet
6 2 (0.41%) Network Security
6 2 (0.41%) PBX
6 2 (0.41%) VPN
7 1 (0.21%) ADSL
7 1 (0.21%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.21%) VLAN
7 1 (0.21%) VoIP
7 1 (0.21%) WAN
7 1 (0.21%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (46.79%) SQL Server
2 77 (15.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 74 (15.32%) Data Warehouse
4 70 (14.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 45 (9.32%) BusinessObjects
6 38 (7.87%) Data Mining
7 35 (7.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 30 (6.21%) MySQL
8 30 (6.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 28 (5.80%) Crystal Reports
10 20 (4.14%) Relational Database
11 18 (3.73%) Hadoop
12 15 (3.11%) MongoDB
12 15 (3.11%) QlikView
13 14 (2.90%) Big Data
14 12 (2.48%) Oracle Reports
14 12 (2.48%) Qlik Sense
15 9 (1.86%) Power BI
16 6 (1.24%) Oracle Database
16 6 (1.24%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 15 (3.11%) Jenkins
1 15 (3.11%) Maven
1 15 (3.11%) Oracle Forms
1 15 (3.11%) Subversion
2 8 (1.66%) Eclipse
2 8 (1.66%) Git (software)
2 8 (1.66%) JIRA
2 8 (1.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 8 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (1.45%) LSMW
3 7 (1.45%) Visual Studio
4 5 (1.04%) HP UFT
5 4 (0.83%) Selenium
6 1 (0.21%) Android Studio
6 1 (0.21%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.21%) Rational Rose
6 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.21%) Xcode
General
1 149 (30.85%) Finance
2 63 (13.04%) Banking
3 44 (9.11%) Legal
4 28 (5.80%) Front Office
5 24 (4.97%) Manufacturing
6 20 (4.14%) Investment Banking
7 19 (3.93%) Retail
7 19 (3.93%) Telecoms
8 14 (2.90%) Law
8 14 (2.90%) Marketing
9 12 (2.48%) Back Office
10 10 (2.07%) Billing
11 7 (1.45%) Retail Banking
12 5 (1.04%) Advertising
13 4 (0.83%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.83%) Local Government
14 2 (0.41%) Electronics
15 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 183 (37.89%) Analyst
2 134 (27.74%) Developer
3 55 (11.39%) Data Analyst
4 54 (11.18%) SQL Analyst
5 47 (9.73%) SQL Developer
6 39 (8.07%) .NET Developer
7 36 (7.45%) Business Analyst
8 31 (6.42%) Support Analyst
9 28 (5.80%) Administrator
10 27 (5.59%) Consultant
11 25 (5.18%) Data Scientist
11 25 (5.18%) Junior
12 23 (4.76%) Analyst Developer
12 23 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
13 21 (4.35%) VBA Developer
14 20 (4.14%) C# Developer
14 20 (4.14%) DBA
14 20 (4.14%) SQL Data Analyst
15 18 (3.73%) Applications Support
15 18 (3.73%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (17.18%) .NET
2 63 (13.04%) HTML
3 35 (7.25%) Web Services
4 34 (7.04%) CSS
4 34 (7.04%) XML
5 33 (6.83%) ASP.NET
6 30 (6.21%) .NET Framework
7 27 (5.59%) Entity Framework
8 23 (4.76%) AngularJS
9 21 (4.35%) SOAP
10 18 (3.73%) Ajax
11 16 (3.31%) J2EE
12 15 (3.11%) Backbone.js
12 15 (3.11%) Dojo
12 15 (3.11%) Ember.js
12 15 (3.11%) JSP
12 15 (3.11%) React
12 15 (3.11%) WSDL
13 10 (2.07%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (1.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 131 (27.12%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (12.63%) Management Information System
3 32 (6.63%) Computer Science
4 27 (5.59%) Fixed Income
5 25 (5.18%) Equities
6 13 (2.69%) Data Structures
7 12 (2.48%) Credit Risk
8 8 (1.66%) Hedge funds
8 8 (1.66%) Reference Data
9 7 (1.45%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.24%) User Experience
11 5 (1.04%) iPad
11 5 (1.04%) Robotics
11 5 (1.04%) TRADACOMS
12 4 (0.83%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.83%) Driving Licence
13 3 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.62%) FMCG
13 3 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 3 (0.62%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 47 (9.73%) Windows
2 26 (5.38%) Unix
3 23 (4.76%) Linux
4 20 (4.14%) Apple iOS
5 18 (3.73%) Windows Server
6 17 (3.52%) Android
7 13 (2.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (2.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.04%) Windows Mobile
10 4 (0.83%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.62%) AIX
11 3 (0.62%) Solaris
12 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.21%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
2 69 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (11.80%) MVC
4 54 (11.18%) ITIL
5 52 (10.77%) Analytics
6 51 (10.56%) Data Analysis
7 41 (8.49%) Asset Management
7 41 (8.49%) Mathematics
8 40 (8.28%) OpenUP
8 40 (8.28%) Project Management
9 35 (7.25%) Data Modelling
10 34 (7.04%) Web Development
11 32 (6.63%) Scrum
12 31 (6.42%) User Acceptance Testing
13 28 (5.80%) Business Development
13 28 (5.80%) Workflow
14 27 (5.59%) Service Delivery
15 26 (5.38%) Problem Management
16 25 (5.18%) Change Control
16 25 (5.18%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 306 (63.35%) SQL
2 178 (36.85%) VBA
3 93 (19.25%) C#
4 90 (18.63%) VB
5 64 (13.25%) JavaScript
6 48 (9.94%) T-SQL
7 41 (8.49%) Java
8 38 (7.87%) PHP
9 31 (6.42%) VB.NET
10 24 (4.97%) PowerShell
11 22 (4.55%) PL/SQL
12 15 (3.11%) Delphi
12 15 (3.11%) Pascal
13 13 (2.69%) Python
14 12 (2.48%) C
15 10 (2.07%) Perl
16 9 (1.86%) ABAP
16 9 (1.86%) C++
17 8 (1.66%) R
17 8 (1.66%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 85 (17.60%) Degree
2 19 (3.93%) Security Cleared
3 18 (3.73%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.86%) Numerate Degree
5 8 (1.66%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.83%) ISEB
6 4 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (0.83%) PMI Certification
6 4 (0.83%) PMP
7 3 (0.62%) HND
7 3 (0.62%) MCSE
7 3 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.41%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.41%) MCSA
9 1 (0.21%) CCNA
9 1 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (6.83%) Data Quality
2 9 (1.86%) PMO
3 7 (1.45%) QA
3 7 (1.45%) SLA
4 6 (1.24%) Basel III
4 6 (1.24%) CRD IV
5 4 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 4 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.21%) FINRA
6 1 (0.21%) GDPR
System Software
1 16 (3.31%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.21%) VMware NSX
2 1 (0.21%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (3.11%) Nagios
2 5 (1.04%) Ganglia
3 4 (0.83%) Graylog
3 4 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.41%) Ansible
5 1 (0.21%) Control-M
5 1 (0.21%) SCCM
Vendors
1 233 (48.24%) Microsoft
2 114 (23.60%) Oracle
3 55 (11.39%) SAP
4 25 (5.18%) Atlassian
5 20 (4.14%) IBM
6 15 (3.11%) Cognos
7 14 (2.90%) Tableau
8 9 (1.86%) iManage
9 8 (1.66%) Google
10 7 (1.45%) Apple
10 7 (1.45%) HP
10 7 (1.45%) Sage
10 7 (1.45%) ServiceNow
11 6 (1.24%) Ericsson
11 6 (1.24%) Huawei
11 6 (1.24%) NEC
11 6 (1.24%) Nokia Networks
11 6 (1.24%) Nortel
11 6 (1.24%) Tellabs
12 5 (1.04%) Infor