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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 88 88 108
Rank change year-on-year
0 +20
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 9 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.74% 1.10% 0.067%
As % of the Vendors category 1.81% 2.91% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 1
Median salary £45,000 £75,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +57.89%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
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
497 549 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.91% 37.78% 35.75%
Number of salaries quoted 262 374 389
Median salary £41,874 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.61% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £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 27 July 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 28 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (65.63%) Finance
4 19 (59.38%) Oracle
5 18 (56.25%) SQL
5 18 (56.25%) Data Analysis
6 17 (53.13%) Asset Management
7 16 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
8 13 (40.63%) VBA
8 13 (40.63%) SAP
8 13 (40.63%) BusinessObjects
8 13 (40.63%) BusinessObjects XI
9 12 (37.50%) ETL
10 11 (34.38%) Oracle Reports
11 10 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (31.25%) Data Modelling
12 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (18.75%) DataStage
12 6 (18.75%) Teradata
12 6 (18.75%) Informatica
12 6 (18.75%) PowerCenter
12 6 (18.75%) Banking
12 6 (18.75%) BODI
12 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (18.75%) Tableau
12 6 (18.75%) Dimensional Modelling
12 6 (18.75%) Oracle ODI
12 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
12 6 (18.75%) ETL Development
13 5 (15.63%) SPSS

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 4 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 13 (40.63%) BusinessObjects
3 13 (40.63%) BusinessObjects XI
4 11 (34.38%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (18.75%) BODI
5 6 (18.75%) DataStage
5 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
5 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (18.75%) Oracle ODI
5 6 (18.75%) PowerCenter
6 4 (12.50%) Data Mining
6 4 (12.50%) QlikView
6 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 21 (65.63%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Banking
3 4 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Developer
2 12 (37.50%) Consultant
3 11 (34.38%) Oracle Developer
3 11 (34.38%) Report Developer
3 11 (34.38%) Senior Developer
3 11 (34.38%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 10 (31.25%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 8 (25.00%) Analyst
6 6 (18.75%) Business Consultant
7 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (12.50%) Data Analyst
8 4 (12.50%) Marketing Analyst
8 4 (12.50%) Marketing Data Analyst
8 4 (12.50%) Report Analyst
9 3 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (9.38%) Senior Reporting Analyst
10 2 (6.25%) Cognos Consultant
11 1 (3.13%) ETL Consultant
11 1 (3.13%) SPSS Consultant
11 1 (3.13%) TM1 Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Visualisation
2 2 (6.25%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (56.25%) Data Analysis
3 17 (53.13%) Asset Management
4 12 (37.50%) ETL
5 10 (31.25%) Data Modelling
5 10 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (18.75%) Dimensional Modelling
6 6 (18.75%) ETL Development
7 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.50%) Analytics
7 4 (12.50%) Customer Insight
7 4 (12.50%) Data Analytics
7 4 (12.50%) Data Management
7 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Management
7 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 2 (6.25%) Investment Management
8 2 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
9 1 (3.13%) Business Analysis
9 1 (3.13%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) SQL
2 13 (40.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) Oracle
2 13 (40.63%) SAP
3 6 (18.75%) Informatica
3 6 (18.75%) Tableau
3 6 (18.75%) Teradata
4 4 (12.50%) Talend
5 1 (3.13%) IBM