The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within IBM Cognos.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank - 71 99
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 0 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 1.00% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category - 2.02% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 2
Average salary - £75,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +87.50%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Cognos
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
426 494 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 55.25% 49.25% 50.93%
Number of salaries quoted 392 414 468
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cognos across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Cognos
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cognos across the Bedfordshire region.

Cognos Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Cognos
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Cognos 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 Cognos.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Unit4 Business World
1 1 (100.00%) ACCA
1 1 (100.00%) CIPFA
1 1 (100.00%) CCAB
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (100.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Wall Street Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Cash Management
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) AAT
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Cognos 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 Cognos. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (100.00%) Unit4 Business World
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
1 1 (100.00%) Cash Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) AAT
1 1 (100.00%) ACCA
1 1 (100.00%) CCAB
1 1 (100.00%) CIPFA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Wall Street Systems