The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 121 115 149
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +34
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 18 20 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.73% 0.93% 0.036%
As % of the Vendors category 2.00% 2.29% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 1
Average salary £39,260 £43,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +22.85%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Cognos
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
902 875 1102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 36.34% 40.58% 39.22%
Number of salaries quoted 684 690 916
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Cognos
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Cognos
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Cognos
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +9 10 £41,000 -5.74%
Peterborough -2 8 £32,500 -40.90%
Cognos
East of England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 22 (68.75%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (40.63%) SAP
3 12 (37.50%) SQL
4 10 (31.25%) Oracle
4 10 (31.25%) SAP BI
4 10 (31.25%) Finance
4 10 (31.25%) Degree
5 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
6 8 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 7 (21.88%) PHP
7 7 (21.88%) .NET
7 7 (21.88%) Visual Studio
7 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
7 7 (21.88%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (21.88%) Publishing
7 7 (21.88%) Validation
7 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (18.75%) Business Objects
8 6 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (18.75%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (18.75%) Project Management
8 6 (18.75%) Marketing
8 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
9 5 (15.63%) HTML
9 5 (15.63%) ITIL
9 5 (15.63%) Data Modelling
9 5 (15.63%) SAP BW
9 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (15.63%) Data Mart

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 8 (25.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) SAP BI
2 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
3 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
4 6 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (18.75%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (15.63%) SAP BW
5 5 (15.63%) Data Mart
5 5 (15.63%) SAP Data Services
5 5 (15.63%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 3 (9.38%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (9.38%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
7 2 (6.25%) Cognos Report Studio
8 1 (3.13%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.13%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Publishing
2 7 (21.88%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (18.75%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) Business Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Applications Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Business Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Cognos BI Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Cognos Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Cognos Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) Cognos Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) Head of IT
6 1 (3.13%) IT Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) .NET
1 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
2 5 (15.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Pharmacovigilance
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (21.88%) Validation
2 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (18.75%) Project Management
4 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.63%) ITIL
4 5 (15.63%) Data Modelling
4 5 (15.63%) Business Analysis
4 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
4 5 (15.63%) Requirements Engineering
4 5 (15.63%) Waterfall
5 4 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 4 (12.50%) ETL
6 3 (9.38%) Data Management
6 3 (9.38%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (3.13%) Business Analytics
7 1 (3.13%) Analytics
7 1 (3.13%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) SQL
2 7 (21.88%) PHP
3 3 (9.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) SAP
2 10 (31.25%) Oracle
3 6 (18.75%) Business Objects
4 4 (12.50%) IBM
5 3 (9.38%) Informatica
6 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (3.13%) Talend