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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 87 101 75
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -26
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 19 2 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.19% 0.14% 1.68%
As % of the Vendors category 3.27% 0.35% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 16
Average salary £61,250 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.94% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £47,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -0.56%
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
581 579 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 36.54% 39.31% 39.36%
Number of salaries quoted 383 398 286
Average salary £43,250 £40,000 £47,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.12% -16.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 21 (91.30%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (73.91%) ETL
3 14 (60.87%) Talend Open Studio
3 14 (60.87%) Talend
4 13 (56.52%) Finance
4 13 (56.52%) Oracle
5 12 (52.17%) SQL
6 11 (47.83%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (47.83%) BusinessObjects
6 11 (47.83%) Migration
6 11 (47.83%) Data Migration
7 10 (43.48%) QlikView
7 10 (43.48%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (43.48%) Data Management
8 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (39.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (39.13%) SAS
8 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (34.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 8 (34.78%) Enterprise Data Management
9 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
9 8 (34.78%) Visualisation
9 8 (34.78%) Analytics
9 8 (34.78%) Informatica
9 8 (34.78%) MicroStrategy
9 8 (34.78%) PRINCE2
9 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
10 7 (30.43%) SPSS

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 9 (39.13%) SAS
2 5 (21.74%) Apache Pig
2 5 (21.74%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) SPSS
2 5 (21.74%) MS Office
3 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) HFM
1 5 (21.74%) Cognos TM1
1 5 (21.74%) Hyperion Planning
1 5 (21.74%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (21.74%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (21.74%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (47.83%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (43.48%) QlikView
3 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (30.43%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (30.43%) Pentaho
5 7 (30.43%) Hadoop
5 7 (30.43%) Big Data
6 6 (26.09%) MongoDB
6 6 (26.09%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (26.09%) NoSQL
6 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
6 6 (26.09%) Mahout
6 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
7 5 (21.74%) DB2
7 5 (21.74%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (21.74%) RDBMS
7 5 (21.74%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 14 (60.87%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Consultant
2 9 (39.13%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 8 (34.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Big Data Architect
4 5 (21.74%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
4 5 (21.74%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (21.74%) Data Architect
4 5 (21.74%) Architect
4 5 (21.74%) Hyperion Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Data Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Data Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Big Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) Web Services
1 5 (21.74%) MLlib
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Visualisation
2 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Data Conversion
4 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (73.91%) ETL
3 11 (47.83%) Migration
3 11 (47.83%) Data Migration
4 10 (43.48%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (43.48%) Data Management
5 9 (39.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (34.78%) Enterprise Data Management
6 8 (34.78%) PRINCE2
6 8 (34.78%) Analytics
7 6 (26.09%) MapReduce
7 6 (26.09%) Business Development
7 6 (26.09%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (21.74%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (21.74%) ERP
8 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
8 5 (21.74%) Open Source
9 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
10 2 (8.70%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) R
3 5 (21.74%) Python
3 5 (21.74%) Java
3 5 (21.74%) Perl
3 5 (21.74%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Apache Flume
2 1 (4.35%) HDFS
2 1 (4.35%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Talend
2 13 (56.52%) Oracle
3 8 (34.78%) Informatica
3 8 (34.78%) MicroStrategy
4 7 (30.43%) SAP
4 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
5 6 (26.09%) Hyperion
5 6 (26.09%) Teradata
5 6 (26.09%) Netezza
5 6 (26.09%) Anaplan
6 5 (21.74%) Greenplum
6 5 (21.74%) Vertica
7 1 (4.35%) Tableau
7 1 (4.35%) DataFlux
7 1 (4.35%) Ab Initio
7 1 (4.35%) IBM
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30, 000 - £65,000
Posted: 4 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 + full range of benefits
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000-£90,000 plus attractive benefits,
Posted: 6 days ago