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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 69 67 55
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 6 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.78% 1.07% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 1.59% 2.02% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 1
Average salary £40,500 £48,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.49% +34.72%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
377 346 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 49.15% 52.74% 44.17%
Number of salaries quoted 296 295 165
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Coventry

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 5 (62.50%) ETL
4 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) OLAP
4 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (50.00%) Quality Management
4 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (50.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (50.00%) Netezza
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
4 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Change Data Capture
4 4 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
4 4 (50.00%) Line Management
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
5 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 1 (12.50%) V-Model
5 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (50.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 4 (50.00%) OLAP
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior
3 2 (25.00%) Junior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Migration Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Report Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ETL
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Change Data Capture
2 4 (50.00%) Line Management
2 4 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) V-Model
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) Netezza
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) SAP