The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 203 190 173
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -17
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 15 32 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.30% 0.57% 0.92%
As % of the Vendors category 0.57% 1.16% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 11 27 41
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £44,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,750 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,812 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.60% +5.70%
Cognos
South East

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

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2616 2766 2894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.75% 49.45% 53.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1881 1954 2240
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Cognos
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Berkshire

Cognos
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Cognos
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. 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
Slough -2 4 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Reading -8 4 £48,000 -8.57%
Bracknell - 2 £58,750 - 1
Cognos
South East

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 42 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (45.00%) SQL
3 24 (40.00%) Finance
4 22 (36.67%) Oracle
5 18 (30.00%) IBM
5 18 (30.00%) Data Modelling
5 18 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (30.00%) Degree
6 17 (28.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 17 (28.33%) Coaching
7 16 (26.67%) Analytics
7 16 (26.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 14 (23.33%) Mentoring
9 13 (21.67%) SPSS
9 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
9 13 (21.67%) ETL
9 13 (21.67%) TDD
10 12 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (18.33%) Visualisation
12 10 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (16.67%) Project Management
12 10 (16.67%) Tableau
13 9 (15.00%) SAS
14 7 (11.67%) E-Commerce
14 7 (11.67%) Java
15 6 (10.00%) MS Excel
15 6 (10.00%) MicroStrategy
15 6 (10.00%) Asset Management
15 6 (10.00%) Use Case
15 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (15.00%) SAS
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (21.67%) SPSS
2 6 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (26.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (28.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 10 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (6.67%) ActiveReports
3 4 (6.67%) Amazon Redshift
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.00%) Cognos Transformer
4 3 (5.00%) Big Data
4 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (3.33%) QlikView
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.33%) Pentaho
5 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.67%) Cognos Query Studio
6 1 (1.67%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 1 (1.67%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.67%) Essbase
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Maven
1 2 (3.33%) JIRA
1 2 (3.33%) Selenium
General
1 24 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.67%) Banking
3 3 (5.00%) Marketing
4 2 (3.33%) Games
4 2 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.67%) Legal
5 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (36.67%) Consultant
2 19 (31.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 16 (26.67%) Developer
4 15 (25.00%) Cognos Consultant
4 15 (25.00%) Cognos Developer
5 14 (23.33%) Analyst
6 10 (16.67%) Business Analyst
7 9 (15.00%) SPSS Consultant
8 8 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 6 (10.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
9 6 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
9 6 (10.00%) Architect
9 6 (10.00%) Data Analyst
9 6 (10.00%) Business Consultant
9 6 (10.00%) Senior Business Consultant
10 4 (6.67%) Business Data Analyst
11 3 (5.00%) Data Architect
12 2 (3.33%) Team Leader
12 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse Architect
12 2 (3.33%) WebCenter Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) Web Services
2 4 (6.67%) XML
2 4 (6.67%) HTML
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle ADF
3 2 (3.33%) Spring
3 2 (3.33%) WebCenter
4 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.67%) Middleware
4 1 (1.67%) .NET
4 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Visualisation
2 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (5.00%) Statistics
6 1 (1.67%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (30.00%) Data Modelling
2 18 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (28.33%) Coaching
4 16 (26.67%) Analytics
5 14 (23.33%) Mentoring
6 13 (21.67%) TDD
6 13 (21.67%) ETL
7 12 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (16.67%) Project Management
9 7 (11.67%) E-Commerce
10 6 (10.00%) Use Case
10 6 (10.00%) Asset Management
11 5 (8.33%) Performance Management
12 4 (6.67%) Dimensional Modelling
12 4 (6.67%) Parallel Processing
12 4 (6.67%) Data Transformation
13 3 (5.00%) Data Analysis
13 3 (5.00%) WFM
13 3 (5.00%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 27 (45.00%) SQL
2 7 (11.67%) Java
3 5 (8.33%) Python
4 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.33%) Perl
5 1 (1.67%) C#
5 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (3.33%) ISEB
2 2 (3.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.67%) IBM Certification
3 1 (1.67%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) GxP
2 1 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 22 (36.67%) Oracle
2 18 (30.00%) IBM
3 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
4 10 (16.67%) Tableau
5 6 (10.00%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (8.33%) TIBCO
7 4 (6.67%) Teradata
7 4 (6.67%) Business Objects
7 4 (6.67%) SAP
7 4 (6.67%) Netezza
7 4 (6.67%) Greenplum
7 4 (6.67%) Birst
8 3 (5.00%) Siebel
8 3 (5.00%) Avaya
8 3 (5.00%) Genesys
8 3 (5.00%) webMethods
9 2 (3.33%) Capita
9 2 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (3.33%) HP
9 2 (3.33%) Sybase
Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
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