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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cognos
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 88 50 94
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +44
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 5 42 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.45% 3.34% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 1.11% 8.33% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 36 1
Median salary £45,500 £47,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.21% +72.72%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%

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
452 504 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.72% 40.03% 37.94%
Number of salaries quoted 307 332 312
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £56,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 22 February 2017, 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 12 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) Oracle
3 8 (66.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 7 (58.33%) Finance
5 6 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (50.00%) PL/SQL
5 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database
6 5 (41.67%) Oracle APEX
6 5 (41.67%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (41.67%) RESTful
6 5 (41.67%) JSON
6 5 (41.67%) Java
6 5 (41.67%) DB2
6 5 (41.67%) Web Services
6 5 (41.67%) XML
6 5 (41.67%) Linux
6 5 (41.67%) SOA
6 5 (41.67%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
6 5 (41.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (41.67%) Analytics
7 4 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (33.33%) Tableau
7 4 (33.33%) Hyperion
7 4 (33.33%) Oracle Discoverer
7 4 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (33.33%) Workflow
7 4 (33.33%) ERP

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 5 (41.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
1 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (33.33%) HFM
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (41.67%) DB2
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (25.00%) QlikView
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 2 (16.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 2 (16.67%) Cognos Report Studio
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) General Ledger
3 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Cognos BI Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Cognos Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (8.33%) E-Business Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) E-Business Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Report Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) JSON
1 5 (41.67%) RESTful
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
1 5 (41.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (41.67%) Analytics
2 5 (41.67%) SOA
3 4 (33.33%) Cash Management
3 4 (33.33%) ERP
3 4 (33.33%) Workflow
4 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Data Integration
5 2 (16.67%) ETL
5 2 (16.67%) Investment Management
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (8.33%) R
4 1 (8.33%) VBA
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Hyperion
2 4 (33.33%) Tableau
3 3 (25.00%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft