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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within IBM Cognos.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 88 85 109
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +24
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 9 20 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.73% 1.30% 0.068%
As % of the Vendors category 1.80% 3.57% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 19 1
Median salary £45,000 £75,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +57.89%
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +5.88%
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
501 560 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.70% 36.36% 39.31%
Number of salaries quoted 313 381 400
Median salary £42,500 £43,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.73% +8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,050 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Cognos as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 August 2016, IT jobs citing Cognos also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 19 (79.17%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (70.83%) SQL
2 17 (70.83%) Finance
2 17 (70.83%) Oracle BI EE
3 15 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (58.33%) Oracle
5 13 (54.17%) Data Analysis
6 12 (50.00%) Asset Management
6 12 (50.00%) BusinessObjects XI
6 12 (50.00%) SAP
6 12 (50.00%) VBA
7 10 (41.67%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (29.17%) Data Modelling
9 5 (20.83%) Data Mining
9 5 (20.83%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (20.83%) SPSS
9 5 (20.83%) Marketing
9 5 (20.83%) Customer Insight
9 5 (20.83%) Data Analytics
9 5 (20.83%) Analytics
10 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
10 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (8.33%) HFM
11 2 (8.33%) General Ledger
11 2 (8.33%) Teradata
11 2 (8.33%) Banking
11 2 (8.33%) BODI
11 2 (8.33%) Investment Management
11 2 (8.33%) Dimensional Modelling
11 2 (8.33%) JSON

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) HFM
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (70.83%) Oracle BI EE
2 15 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (50.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 10 (41.67%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (20.83%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (20.83%) Data Mining
6 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
6 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (8.33%) BODI
7 2 (8.33%) DataStage
7 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (8.33%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (8.33%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 17 (70.83%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Marketing
3 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Developer
2 12 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
3 10 (41.67%) Report Developer
3 10 (41.67%) Senior Developer
3 10 (41.67%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 9 (37.50%) Analyst
5 5 (20.83%) Data Analyst
5 5 (20.83%) Marketing Analyst
5 5 (20.83%) Marketing Data Analyst
6 4 (16.67%) Report Analyst
7 3 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (12.50%) Senior Reporting Analyst
8 2 (8.33%) Business Consultant
8 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 2 (8.33%) Consultant
9 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 1 (4.17%) E-Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) JSON
1 2 (8.33%) RESTful
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
1 2 (8.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (54.17%) Data Analysis
3 12 (50.00%) Asset Management
4 7 (29.17%) Data Modelling
5 5 (20.83%) Analytics
5 5 (20.83%) Customer Insight
5 5 (20.83%) Data Analytics
6 2 (8.33%) Cash Management
6 2 (8.33%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (8.33%) ERP
6 2 (8.33%) ETL
6 2 (8.33%) ETL Development
6 2 (8.33%) Investment Management
6 2 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (8.33%) SOA
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.33%) Workflow
7 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) SQL
2 12 (50.00%) VBA
3 2 (8.33%) Java
3 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Oracle
2 12 (50.00%) SAP
3 2 (8.33%) Hyperion
3 2 (8.33%) Informatica
3 2 (8.33%) Tableau
3 2 (8.33%) Teradata