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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 84 63 75
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +12
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 2 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.29% 1.21% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.56% 2.84% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Average salary £53,500 £47,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.63% +75.92%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
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
355 282 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 51.90% 42.66% 44.38%
Number of salaries quoted 303 226 246
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -15 2 £53,500 +12.63%
Cognos
South West

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 23 (100.00%) Oracle
1 23 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (95.65%) Hyperion
3 19 (82.61%) Finance
3 19 (82.61%) Essbase
3 19 (82.61%) Oracle BI EE
3 19 (82.61%) Performance Tuning
4 18 (78.26%) PL/SQL
4 18 (78.26%) SQL
4 18 (78.26%) VBA
4 18 (78.26%) Oracle Financials
4 18 (78.26%) IBM
5 15 (65.22%) Oracle EBS R12
6 14 (60.87%) Management Information System
6 14 (60.87%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 12 (52.17%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (39.13%) ERP
8 9 (39.13%) Hyperion Planning
9 7 (30.43%) C
9 7 (30.43%) Twitter
10 4 (17.39%) OLAP
10 4 (17.39%) Business Objects
10 4 (17.39%) MS Office
10 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
10 4 (17.39%) MS Access
10 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
10 4 (17.39%) Project Management
10 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (17.39%) Cognos TM1
10 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (17.39%) MS Office
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (78.26%) Oracle Financials
2 15 (65.22%) Oracle EBS R12
3 14 (60.87%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 9 (39.13%) Hyperion Planning
5 4 (17.39%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (82.61%) Essbase
1 19 (82.61%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle OLAP
2 4 (17.39%) OLAP
2 4 (17.39%) MS Access
General
1 19 (82.61%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
2 14 (60.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Essbase Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Systems Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Business Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Hyperion Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle BI Developer
6 2 (8.70%) OBIEE Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Business Developer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) Management Information System
2 4 (17.39%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (82.61%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (52.17%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (39.13%) ERP
5 4 (17.39%) Business Analytics
5 4 (17.39%) Analytics
5 4 (17.39%) Project Management
5 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) PL/SQL
1 18 (78.26%) SQL
1 18 (78.26%) VBA
2 7 (30.43%) C
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Oracle
2 22 (95.65%) Hyperion
3 18 (78.26%) IBM
4 7 (30.43%) Twitter
5 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
5 4 (17.39%) Business Objects