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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 108 70 89
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +19
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 4 23 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.27% 1.72% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.68% 4.25% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 4
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +18.91%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
587 541 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 39.13% 40.43% 42.42%
Number of salaries quoted 377 338 371
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,011
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 1 October 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 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) ETL
3 3 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 2 (33.33%) DecisionStream
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Information Management
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%) Business Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) Coaching
5 1 (16.67%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (16.67%) Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) Tableau
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) SAS
5 1 (16.67%) Blog
5 1 (16.67%) QlikView
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
5 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 1 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) DecisionStream
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (33.33%) Cognos Query Studio
1 2 (33.33%) Cognos Analysis Studio
1 2 (33.33%) Cognos Report Studio
1 2 (33.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 1 (16.67%) QlikView
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 Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Tableau Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Cognos Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Cognos Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) ETL
3 2 (33.33%) Information Management
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) VB
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Tableau
2 1 (16.67%) Business Objects
2 1 (16.67%) MicroStrategy
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Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: From £37,250 to £49,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
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