The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 121 119 126
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 3 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.15% 0.50% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 1.23% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 1
Average salary £32,500 £37,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.16% +10.44%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Cognos
South West

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

Vendors Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
757 813 736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 37.79% 40.53% 39.89%
Number of salaries quoted 613 657 593
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Cognos
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Bristol

Cognos
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Data Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Jaspersoft
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) OLAP
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Validation

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) OLAP
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Cognos Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos BI Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (25.00%) Jaspersoft