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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 93 106 82
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -24
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 5 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.37% 0.26% 1.10%
As % of the Vendors category 1.00% 0.75% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 9
Average salary £50,000 £51,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +46.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £48,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £54,250 £52,800
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +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
500 533 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.17% 34.57% 40.85%
Number of salaries quoted 321 351 286
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 2 June 2015.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 11 (84.62%) Finance
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) Oracle
4 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (46.15%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
5 5 (38.46%) Business Objects
5 5 (38.46%) .NET
5 5 (38.46%) SAP
5 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
5 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
7 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
7 3 (23.08%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects XI
7 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
7 3 (23.08%) VBA
7 3 (23.08%) Migration
7 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (23.08%) Hyperion
7 3 (23.08%) Anaplan
8 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
8 2 (15.38%) SLA
8 2 (15.38%) Essbase
8 2 (15.38%) C
8 2 (15.38%) MS Office
8 2 (15.38%) SQL Server

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 2 (15.38%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) HFM
1 2 (15.38%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (15.38%) Hyperion Planning
1 2 (15.38%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
4 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects XI
4 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
5 2 (15.38%) Essbase
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
5 2 (15.38%) Hyperion Smart View
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (7.69%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (84.62%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Support Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Applications Support
2 5 (38.46%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Hyperion Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Business Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Report Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) iPad
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) ERP
4 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) ETL
4 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
4 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Financial Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) VBA
3 2 (15.38%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
1 2 (15.38%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle
3 5 (38.46%) Business Objects
3 5 (38.46%) SAP
4 3 (23.08%) Hyperion
4 3 (23.08%) Anaplan
5 1 (7.69%) Informatica
5 1 (7.69%) MicroStrategy
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