The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank - 63 67
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 0 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 1.63% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category - 3.58% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Average salary - £45,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Cognos
South West

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

Vendors Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
377 279 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 50.13% 45.59% 42.04%
Number of salaries quoted 345 220 204
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Cognos
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Dorset

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 19 (100.00%) Oracle
1 19 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (94.74%) Hyperion
3 15 (78.95%) Finance
3 15 (78.95%) Essbase
3 15 (78.95%) Oracle BI EE
3 15 (78.95%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (73.68%) IBM
4 14 (73.68%) PL/SQL
4 14 (73.68%) SQL
4 14 (73.68%) VBA
4 14 (73.68%) Oracle Financials
5 12 (63.16%) Oracle EBS R12
6 11 (57.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 11 (57.89%) Management Information System
7 9 (47.37%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (42.11%) Hyperion Planning
8 8 (42.11%) ERP
9 4 (21.05%) Cognos TM1
9 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
9 4 (21.05%) Oracle OLAP
9 4 (21.05%) C
9 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
9 4 (21.05%) Project Management
9 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
9 4 (21.05%) MS Access
9 4 (21.05%) OLAP
9 4 (21.05%) Business Objects
9 4 (21.05%) MS Office
9 4 (21.05%) User Experience

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Office
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle Financials
2 12 (63.16%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (57.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 8 (42.11%) Hyperion Planning
5 4 (21.05%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (78.95%) Essbase
1 15 (78.95%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle OLAP
2 4 (21.05%) OLAP
2 4 (21.05%) MS Access
General
1 15 (78.95%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 11 (57.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Essbase Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Systems Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Business Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Hyperion Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle BI Developer
6 2 (10.53%) OBIEE Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Business Developer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Management Information System
2 4 (21.05%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (78.95%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (47.37%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (42.11%) ERP
5 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
5 4 (21.05%) Project Management
5 4 (21.05%) Business Analytics
5 4 (21.05%) Analytics
6 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) PL/SQL
1 14 (73.68%) SQL
1 14 (73.68%) VBA
2 4 (21.05%) C
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 18 (94.74%) Hyperion
3 14 (73.68%) IBM
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 4 (21.05%) Business Objects
4 4 (21.05%) Twitter