The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 103 74 91
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +17
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 3 22 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.21% 1.76% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.52% 4.39% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 3
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £44,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.12% +4.11%
Cognos
Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
577 501 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 39.44% 40.02% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 383 303 360
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Cognos
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) ETL
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Business Objects
3 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (42.86%) Information Management
3 3 (42.86%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) SAS
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) DecisionStream
4 2 (28.57%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) Data Mapping
4 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Cognos Query Studio
4 2 (28.57%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 2 (28.57%) Cognos Report Studio
4 2 (28.57%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) VB
5 1 (14.29%) OLAP
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (14.29%) Snowflake Schema

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (28.57%) SAS
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) DecisionStream
2 2 (28.57%) Cognos Query Studio
2 2 (28.57%) Cognos Analysis Studio
2 2 (28.57%) Cognos Report Studio
2 2 (28.57%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) QlikView
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (14.29%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (14.29%) Snowflake Schema
3 1 (14.29%) Star Schema
3 1 (14.29%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) ERwin
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Tableau Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) ETL
3 3 (42.86%) Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) Information Management
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Data Mapping
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 1 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VB
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) Business Objects
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (14.29%) Logi Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Tableau
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Accenture
Salary: From £37,250 to £49,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday