Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Access
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 289 312 279
Rank change year-on-year +23 -33 -25
Permanent jobs citing MS Access 37 31 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.37% 0.27% 0.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.23% 1.00% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 17 29 37
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.56% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,050 £22,200 £21,250
90th Percentile £38,750 £47,500 £51,250
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +5.71%

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 2997 3108 3232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 29.74% 26.94% 29.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2586 2597 2823
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

MS Access
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing MS Access as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for MS Access in the West Midlands

MS Access
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for MS Access in the West Midlands

MS Access
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Access in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MS Access in the West Midlands

MS Access
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Access within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 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
Birmingham +13 15 £37,500 +63.04%
Staffordshire +20 13 £33,000 +1.54% 2
Warwickshire 0 2 £45,000 +51.26%
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £32,500 -
Solihull - 1 £30,500 -
MS Access
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for MS Access.

1 27 (72.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (64.86%) Microsoft
3 23 (62.16%) SQL
4 21 (56.76%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (48.65%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (37.84%) SQL Server
7 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (24.32%) Degree
8 9 (24.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (24.32%) T-SQL
8 9 (24.32%) VB
8 9 (24.32%) Tableau
9 7 (18.92%) Change Control
9 7 (18.92%) ITIL
9 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
10 6 (16.22%) Business Development
10 6 (16.22%) Validation
10 6 (16.22%) Service Delivery
10 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
10 6 (16.22%) Data Management
10 6 (16.22%) Data Quality
10 6 (16.22%) Customer Requirements
11 5 (13.51%) Infographics
11 5 (13.51%) Master Data Management
11 5 (13.51%) Metadata Management
11 5 (13.51%) Data Structures
11 5 (13.51%) Data Governance
11 5 (13.51%) Visualisation
11 5 (13.51%) Data Architecture
11 5 (13.51%) Data Visualisation

MS Access
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 27 (72.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) DHCP
1 1 (2.70%) LAN
1 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (24.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (8.11%) OLAP
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.70%) Power BI
5 1 (2.70%) QlikView
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Analyst
2 9 (24.32%) Administrator
2 9 (24.32%) DBA
2 9 (24.32%) SQL DBA
3 7 (18.92%) Data Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Developer
7 2 (5.41%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.70%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 1 (2.70%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (2.70%) Business Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Junior
8 1 (2.70%) Junior .NET Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
8 1 (2.70%) SQL Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) SQL Data Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) .NET
1 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
1 2 (5.41%) CSS
1 2 (5.41%) CSS3
1 2 (5.41%) HTML
1 2 (5.41%) HTML5
1 2 (5.41%) jQuery
1 2 (5.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (56.76%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
3 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
4 5 (13.51%) Data Structures
4 5 (13.51%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
1 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (18.92%) Change Control
2 7 (18.92%) ITIL
3 6 (16.22%) Business Development
3 6 (16.22%) Customer Requirements
3 6 (16.22%) Data Management
3 6 (16.22%) Service Delivery
3 6 (16.22%) Validation
4 5 (13.51%) Data Architecture
4 5 (13.51%) Data Governance
4 5 (13.51%) Data Visualisation
4 5 (13.51%) Infographics
4 5 (13.51%) Master Data Management
4 5 (13.51%) Metadata Management
4 5 (13.51%) Visualisation
4 5 (13.51%) Workflow
5 4 (10.81%) Mathematics
6 3 (8.11%) CRM
7 2 (5.41%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.41%) Economics
Programming Languages
1 23 (62.16%) SQL
2 9 (24.32%) T-SQL
2 9 (24.32%) VB
3 4 (10.81%) VBA
4 2 (5.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Degree
2 5 (13.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (64.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (24.32%) Tableau
3 1 (2.70%) Cognos
3 1 (2.70%) Google
3 1 (2.70%) VMware