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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank - 97 59
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 0 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.13% 2.11%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.25% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
434 394 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 52.23% 50.45% 44.82%
Number of salaries quoted 293 365 203
Average salary £32,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,450 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 14 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Solvency II
1 6 (100.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (50.00%) IBM
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) VBA

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Report Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Reporting Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Actuarial Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle