The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 103 118 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.13% 0.17% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £29,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Cognos
Cambridgeshire

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

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
550 736 842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 37.09% 40.84% 42.25%
Number of salaries quoted 429 585 706
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Cognos
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Cambridge

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (80.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Pharmacovigilance
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Pharmacovigilance
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Validation
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VBScript
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
2 1 (20.00%) C#
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) IBM