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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 106 106 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.19% 0.21% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.53% 0.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £41,000 £29,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.98% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
570 571 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 35.65% 39.46% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 433 468 567
Average salary £38,500 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.46% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 26 January 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 11 (64.71%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) SAP
3 8 (47.06%) Oracle
4 7 (41.18%) SAP BI
4 7 (41.18%) Finance
4 7 (41.18%) Degree
5 6 (35.29%) Marketing
5 6 (35.29%) Project Management
6 5 (29.41%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (29.41%) Publishing
6 5 (29.41%) Validation
6 5 (29.41%) ITIL
6 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
6 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
6 5 (29.41%) Pharmacovigilance
6 5 (29.41%) Requirements Engineering
7 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
7 4 (23.53%) Project Planning
7 4 (23.53%) IBM
8 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
8 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (11.76%) Informatica
8 2 (11.76%) SAP BW
8 2 (11.76%) ETL
8 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (11.76%) Linux
8 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (11.76%) SQL Server

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SAP BI
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.76%) Data Mart
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (11.76%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (11.76%) SAP BW
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Marketing
3 5 (29.41%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (29.41%) Publishing
4 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Business Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Senior Business Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Business Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Cognos Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Cognos Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Pharmacovigilance
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (35.29%) Project Management
3 5 (29.41%) Validation
3 5 (29.41%) ITIL
3 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
3 5 (29.41%) Requirements Engineering
4 4 (23.53%) Project Planning
5 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
5 2 (11.76%) ETL
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) Data Management
5 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) SAP
2 8 (47.06%) Oracle
3 4 (23.53%) IBM
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) Informatica
4 2 (11.76%) Business Objects