The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 63 50 67
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 7 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.00% 0.58% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 1.80% 1.28% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 4
Average salary £48,500 £35,000 £35,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.57% -1.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £35,000 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Cognos
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
388 235 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 55.51% 45.54% 48.19%
Number of salaries quoted 309 158 280
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Cognos
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Coventry

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) Cognos TM1
3 5 (50.00%) Matrix Management
3 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) Cognos Report Studio
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (30.00%) OLAP
4 3 (30.00%) Business Objects
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Netezza
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle OLAP
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (30.00%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (20.00%) Analytics
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (20.00%) Tableau
5 2 (20.00%) Business Analytics
5 2 (20.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) IBM
5 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
5 2 (20.00%) Risk Management

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (20.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) Cognos Report Studio
4 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (30.00%) OLAP
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle OLAP
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (30.00%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects XI
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Cognos Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Cognos Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Developer Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (30.00%) MI Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (20.00%) Programmer
6 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
6 1 (10.00%) Cognos Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Matrix Management
2 2 (20.00%) Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Change Data Capture
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) PL/SQL
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
1 3 (30.00%) Business Objects
1 3 (30.00%) Netezza
2 2 (20.00%) Tableau
2 2 (20.00%) IBM