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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 71 64 55
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 3 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.47% 0.34% 1.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.85% 0.69% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 7
Average salary £41,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.21% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £36,400 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £39,600 £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
351 288 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 55.28% 49.40% 42.60%
Number of salaries quoted 327 226 218
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) OLAP
1 4 (100.00%) Netezza
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (75.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) Business Objects
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) Change Data Capture
4 1 (25.00%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) DataStage
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) OLAP
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (75.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) DataStage
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects XI
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) MI Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 2 (50.00%) Programmer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ETL
1 2 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Change Data Capture
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Netezza
2 3 (75.00%) Business Objects