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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 99 73 83
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +10
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 2 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.14% 1.68% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 4.15% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 5
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £44,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-0.56% +5.38%
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
611 482 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 41.48% 40.37% 41.06%
Number of salaries quoted 406 294 354
Average salary £40,000 £48,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.09% +28.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 August 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 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (83.33%) ETL
3 3 (50.00%) Business Objects
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Information Management
3 3 (50.00%) Analytics
3 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (33.33%) Business Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) Cognos Query Studio
4 2 (33.33%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 2 (33.33%) Cognos Report Studio
4 2 (33.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 2 (33.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) Data Mapping
4 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) SAS
4 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 2 (33.33%) DecisionStream
4 2 (33.33%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (16.67%) ERwin
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (16.67%) Star Schema
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) OLAP
5 1 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) VB

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (33.33%) Cognos Query Studio
2 2 (33.33%) Cognos Analysis Studio
2 2 (33.33%) Cognos Report Studio
2 2 (33.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 2 (33.33%) DecisionStream
3 1 (16.67%) Snowflake Schema
3 1 (16.67%) Star Schema
3 1 (16.67%) OLAP
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (16.67%) QlikView
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) ERwin
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Business Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Cognos Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Tableau Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (83.33%) ETL
3 3 (50.00%) Information Management
3 3 (50.00%) Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) Business Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) Data Mapping
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VB
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Business Objects
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Logi Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Tableau
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
DP Connect
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Holidays and additional benefits
Posted: 14 days ago