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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 129 131 142
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 3 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.14% 0.59% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 1.47% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 0
Average salary £85,000 £39,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+115.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
768 952 1123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 36.92% 40.05% 41.97%
Number of salaries quoted 599 762 950
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £26,000
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 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
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 27 March 2015. 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 +10 2 - -
Peterborough - 1 £85,000 -
Cognos
East of England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
1 10 (47.62%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (42.86%) Oracle
3 8 (38.10%) SharePoint
4 7 (33.33%) .NET
4 7 (33.33%) PHP
4 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (28.57%) SQL
6 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (23.81%) SAP
7 4 (19.05%) Pharmacovigilance
7 4 (19.05%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (19.05%) Validation
7 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database
8 3 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (14.29%) Project Planning
8 3 (14.29%) Project Management
8 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (14.29%) Marketing
8 3 (14.29%) ETL
8 3 (14.29%) ITIL
8 3 (14.29%) IBM
8 3 (14.29%) Informatica
8 3 (14.29%) Java
8 3 (14.29%) Crystal Reports

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (38.10%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (4.76%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database
5 3 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (9.52%) SAP BI
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (9.52%) Data Mart
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (4.76%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (4.76%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (19.05%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (14.29%) Marketing
3 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Publishing
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Applications Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Business Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Cognos Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Cognos Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) IT Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) .NET
1 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Pharmacovigilance
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
3 4 (19.05%) Validation
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) ITIL
4 3 (14.29%) ETL
4 3 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 2 (9.52%) Requirements Engineering
5 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
5 2 (9.52%) Data Management
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.76%) CRM
6 1 (4.76%) Business Analytics
6 1 (4.76%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) PHP
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
3 3 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) VBScript
4 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) SAP
3 3 (14.29%) IBM
3 3 (14.29%) Informatica
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) Business Objects
5 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.76%) Talend