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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 132 119 108
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -11
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 4 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.21% 0.33% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 0.55% 0.80% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 6
Average salary £38,750 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 - £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
730 748 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 38.87% 41.12% 44.73%
Number of salaries quoted 634 572 629
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (71.43%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) IBM
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) OLAP
2 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (42.86%) Data Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Data Validation
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) French Language
3 2 (28.57%) German Language
3 2 (28.57%) Spanish Language
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) OOP
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) Sybase
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Ab Initio
4 1 (14.29%) Teradata

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) OLAP
2 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) Spotfire
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (14.29%) QlikView
4 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (14.29%) Pentaho
4 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
4 1 (14.29%) Big Data
4 1 (14.29%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
4 1 (14.29%) DataStage
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) French Language
1 2 (28.57%) German Language
1 2 (28.57%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Report Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Data Validation
2 2 (28.57%) OOP
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) Validation
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Development
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
2 2 (28.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Sybase
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Informatica
3 1 (14.29%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (14.29%) Ab Initio
3 1 (14.29%) Teradata
3 1 (14.29%) Netezza
3 1 (14.29%) DataFlux
3 1 (14.29%) Tableau
3 1 (14.29%) Jaspersoft
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Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 5 days ago