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 3 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 88 105 79
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -26
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 17 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.16% 0.068% 1.24%
As % of the Vendors category 3.11% 0.18% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 13
Average salary £75,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.89% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £47,500 £56,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
547 556 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.21% 37.67% 37.37%
Number of salaries quoted 372 395 297
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 3 August 2015.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 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 17 (89.47%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (68.42%) ETL
2 13 (68.42%) Oracle
2 13 (68.42%) Finance
3 12 (63.16%) SQL
4 11 (57.89%) Migration
4 11 (57.89%) Data Migration
5 10 (52.63%) Talend Open Studio
5 10 (52.63%) Talend
5 10 (52.63%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (47.37%) SAS
7 8 (42.11%) Informatica
7 8 (42.11%) MicroStrategy
7 8 (42.11%) Analytics
8 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (36.84%) Pentaho
8 7 (36.84%) Hadoop
8 7 (36.84%) Big Data
8 7 (36.84%) Oracle BI EE
8 7 (36.84%) SPSS
8 7 (36.84%) SAP
8 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
8 7 (36.84%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (36.84%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
9 6 (31.58%) Hyperion
9 6 (31.58%) Teradata
9 6 (31.58%) Banking
9 6 (31.58%) Data Management
9 6 (31.58%) Netezza

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (47.37%) SAS
2 5 (26.32%) Apache Pig
2 5 (26.32%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) SPSS
2 5 (26.32%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) HFM
1 5 (26.32%) Cognos TM1
1 5 (26.32%) Hyperion Planning
1 5 (26.32%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (36.84%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle BI EE
1 7 (36.84%) Pentaho
1 7 (36.84%) Hadoop
1 7 (36.84%) Big Data
2 6 (31.58%) QlikView
2 6 (31.58%) MongoDB
2 6 (31.58%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (31.58%) NoSQL
2 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
2 6 (31.58%) Mahout
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
3 5 (26.32%) DB2
3 5 (26.32%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (26.32%) RDBMS
3 5 (26.32%) Apache Hive
3 5 (26.32%) Essbase
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (26.32%) Hyperion Smart View
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (68.42%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Consultant
2 5 (26.32%) Data Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 5 (26.32%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Hyperion Consultant
2 5 (26.32%) Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Big Data Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Data Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Big Data Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Test Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Web Services
1 5 (26.32%) MLlib
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Visualisation
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Data Conversion
4 1 (5.26%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (68.42%) ETL
3 11 (57.89%) Migration
3 11 (57.89%) Data Migration
4 10 (52.63%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (42.11%) Analytics
6 6 (31.58%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (31.58%) MapReduce
6 6 (31.58%) Data Management
6 6 (31.58%) Business Development
7 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
7 5 (26.32%) ERP
7 5 (26.32%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (26.32%) Open Source
8 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
8 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Data Management
9 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
10 2 (10.53%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) R
3 5 (26.32%) Python
3 5 (26.32%) Java
3 5 (26.32%) Perl
3 5 (26.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Apache Flume
2 1 (5.26%) HDFS
2 1 (5.26%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Oracle
2 10 (52.63%) Talend
3 8 (42.11%) Informatica
3 8 (42.11%) MicroStrategy
4 7 (36.84%) SAP
4 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 6 (31.58%) Hyperion
5 6 (31.58%) Teradata
5 6 (31.58%) Netezza
5 6 (31.58%) Anaplan
6 5 (26.32%) Greenplum
6 5 (26.32%) Vertica
7 1 (5.26%) Tableau
7 1 (5.26%) DataFlux
7 1 (5.26%) Ab Initio
7 1 (5.26%) IBM
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 6 days ago