The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Cambridge region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within IBM Cognos.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 109 107 121
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 11 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.63% 0.36% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 1.63% 0.87% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 4
Average salary £39,750 £41,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%
Vendors Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
674 687 721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.62% 41.76% 38.95%
Number of salaries quoted 524 594 628
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cognos
Cambridgeshire

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 11 (73.33%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (46.67%) Oracle
4 4 (26.67%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
4 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
4 4 (26.67%) IBM
4 4 (26.67%) Data Mart
5 3 (20.00%) Data Management
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (20.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (20.00%) Windows
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) Java
5 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (20.00%) Advertising
5 3 (20.00%) Publishing
6 2 (13.33%) Validation
6 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (13.33%) ETL
6 2 (13.33%) SAP
6 2 (13.33%) Cognos Report Studio
6 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
6 2 (13.33%) QA
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (26.67%) Data Mart
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (13.33%) Cognos Report Studio
3 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (6.67%) SAP BW
4 1 (6.67%) SAP BI
4 1 (6.67%) FileMaker
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 3 (20.00%) Advertising
1 3 (20.00%) Publishing
2 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
1 8 (53.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Business Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Applications Support
4 3 (20.00%) Cognos Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Cognos BI Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (20.00%) Data Management
3 2 (13.33%) Validation
3 2 (13.33%) ETL
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Business Development
4 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Time Management
4 1 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Data Entry
4 1 (6.67%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
3 3 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) IBM
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) SAP
5 1 (6.67%) Business Objects
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