The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 15 38 50
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +12
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 8 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 6.78% 0.41% 2.91%
As % of the Vendors category 13.33% 1.45% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 12
Average salary £57,500 £85,000 £81,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.35% +4.61%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
Cognos
London

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

Vendors Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
60 69 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 50.85% 28.63% 50.49%
Number of salaries quoted 51 62 169
Average salary £57,500 £77,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.80% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £60,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Cognos
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 17 (94.44%) Oracle
3 16 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (72.22%) ETL
5 10 (55.56%) IBM
5 10 (55.56%) Finance
6 9 (50.00%) Data Analysis
6 9 (50.00%) PeopleSoft
6 9 (50.00%) SAP
6 9 (50.00%) QA
6 9 (50.00%) Unit Testing
6 9 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
6 9 (50.00%) Data Mapping
6 9 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
6 9 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
7 8 (44.44%) Toad
8 7 (38.89%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (38.89%) Data Modelling
8 7 (38.89%) Windows
8 7 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (27.78%) Analytics
10 4 (22.22%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
10 4 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (22.22%) Cognos TM1
10 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (16.67%) Cognos Event Studio

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 1 (5.56%) LiveLink
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
2 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 7 (38.89%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (22.22%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (16.67%) Cognos Event Studio
5 3 (16.67%) Cognos Metric Studio
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Toad
2 1 (5.56%) PVCS
2 1 (5.56%) WinRunner
2 1 (5.56%) LoadRunner
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) ETL Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Designer
3 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Specialist
3 4 (22.22%) Solutions Designer
4 3 (16.67%) Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) TM1 Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Business Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Cognos Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (72.22%) ETL
3 9 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 9 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 9 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 9 (50.00%) Data Mapping
3 9 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (38.89%) Data Modelling
4 7 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (27.78%) Analytics
6 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.56%) Investment Management
7 1 (5.56%) Time Management
7 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Oracle
2 10 (55.56%) IBM
3 9 (50.00%) PeopleSoft
3 9 (50.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) HP