The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 191 189 262
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +73
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 61 46 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.79% 0.68% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 1.67% 1.50% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 45 44 17
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,150 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Cognos
England

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

Vendors Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3646 3070 4074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 46.98% 45.16% 45.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2911 2457 3464
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Cognos
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Cognos Salary Trend in the East of England

Cognos
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Cognos Salary Histogram in the East of England

Cognos
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the East of England 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
Hertfordshire 0 26 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Cambridgeshire -6 18 £39,260 -8.69%
Bedfordshire +18 13 £47,500 -5.00%
Essex -21 2 £47,500 +43.93% 1
Norfolk - 1 £45,000 -
East Anglia - 1 - -
Cognos
England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 58 (61.70%) Business Intelligence
2 37 (39.36%) Finance
3 34 (36.17%) SQL
4 32 (34.04%) Oracle
5 26 (27.66%) Data Warehouse
5 26 (27.66%) IBM
6 21 (22.34%) Degree
7 20 (21.28%) Business Objects
8 19 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (20.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 19 (20.21%) Waterfall
9 18 (19.15%) Microsoft
9 18 (19.15%) Cognos TM1
10 17 (18.09%) Retail
11 15 (15.96%) SAP
11 15 (15.96%) Use Case
12 14 (14.89%) Data Analysis
13 13 (13.83%) QlikView
14 12 (12.77%) SQL Server
14 12 (12.77%) MS Office
14 12 (12.77%) MS Excel
14 12 (12.77%) Data Modelling
15 11 (11.70%) .NET
15 11 (11.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 11 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (10.64%) SAP BI
16 10 (10.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 10 (10.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 10 (10.64%) Cognos Planning
17 9 (9.57%) Crystal Reports

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 8 (8.51%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.45%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (12.77%) MS Office
1 12 (12.77%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.32%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (20.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 18 (19.15%) Cognos TM1
3 10 (10.64%) Cognos Planning
4 5 (5.32%) Agresso
5 2 (2.13%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (1.06%) Hyperion Planning
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.06%) Intranet
1 1 (1.06%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (27.66%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (13.83%) QlikView
3 12 (12.77%) SQL Server
4 10 (10.64%) SAP BI
4 10 (10.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (10.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (9.57%) Crystal Reports
5 9 (9.57%) Cognos Report Studio
6 8 (8.51%) Oracle Database
6 8 (8.51%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (7.45%) Data Mart
7 7 (7.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (7.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (6.38%) Oracle BI EE
8 6 (6.38%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 6 (6.38%) Cognos Query Studio
8 6 (6.38%) OLAP
8 6 (6.38%) OLAP Cube
9 5 (5.32%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (5.32%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 9 (9.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.06%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 37 (39.36%) Finance
2 17 (18.09%) Retail
3 7 (7.45%) Marketing
3 7 (7.45%) Publishing
3 7 (7.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (3.19%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.19%) Banking
5 2 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (42.55%) Developer
2 35 (37.23%) Analyst
3 25 (26.60%) Business Analyst
4 24 (25.53%) Cognos Developer
5 16 (17.02%) TM1 Developer
6 10 (10.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 10 (10.64%) Business Developer
7 7 (7.45%) Applications Developer
8 6 (6.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 6 (6.38%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (6.38%) Cognos BI Developer
9 5 (5.32%) Technical Developer
9 5 (5.32%) Data Analyst
9 5 (5.32%) Senior Business Analyst
10 3 (3.19%) MI Developer
11 2 (2.13%) Report Developer
11 2 (2.13%) Support Analyst
12 1 (1.06%) Applications Support
12 1 (1.06%) Report Analyst
12 1 (1.06%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.70%) .NET
2 8 (8.51%) ASP.NET
3 6 (6.38%) HTML
4 1 (1.06%) CSS
4 1 (1.06%) XML
4 1 (1.06%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.51%) Data Structures
3 5 (5.32%) Pharmacovigilance
4 3 (3.19%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.13%) Statistics
5 2 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.13%) EPoS
6 1 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.19%) UNIX
2 2 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (61.70%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (20.21%) Waterfall
3 15 (15.96%) Use Case
4 14 (14.89%) Data Analysis
5 12 (12.77%) Data Modelling
6 11 (11.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 9 (9.57%) ETL
7 9 (9.57%) Analytics
8 8 (8.51%) Business Analysis
9 7 (7.45%) Validation
9 7 (7.45%) Project Management
9 7 (7.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (5.32%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (5.32%) Unit Testing
10 5 (5.32%) Requirements Engineering
10 5 (5.32%) ITIL
11 4 (4.26%) CRM
11 4 (4.26%) Data Management
11 4 (4.26%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 34 (36.17%) SQL
2 8 (8.51%) PHP
3 4 (4.26%) Perl
4 3 (3.19%) C#
4 3 (3.19%) Java
4 3 (3.19%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.06%) RPG
5 1 (1.06%) C
5 1 (1.06%) VB
5 1 (1.06%) VBA
5 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (22.34%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.19%) QA
Vendors
1 32 (34.04%) Oracle
2 26 (27.66%) IBM
3 20 (21.28%) Business Objects
4 18 (19.15%) Microsoft
5 15 (15.96%) SAP
6 6 (6.38%) Informatica
7 3 (3.19%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.06%) Infor
8 1 (1.06%) Tableau
8 1 (1.06%) Talend
8 1 (1.06%) Jaspersoft
8 1 (1.06%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.06%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
Brentwood, Essex
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Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago