The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 2 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 87 88 81
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 13 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.12% 1.43% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 2.65% 3.07% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 2
Average salary £43,500 £41,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% -17.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
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 Glasgow region.

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
491 619 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 42.25% 46.47% 50.44%
Number of salaries quoted 323 395 221
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cognos across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Cognos
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cognos across the Glasgow region.

Cognos Salary Trend in Glasgow

Cognos
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 22 (66.67%) Oracle
1 22 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (63.64%) UNIX
3 20 (60.61%) Finance
3 20 (60.61%) Oracle Database
4 19 (57.58%) ITIL
5 15 (45.45%) SQL Server
6 14 (42.42%) Sybase
6 14 (42.42%) Java
6 14 (42.42%) Hibernate
7 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
7 13 (39.39%) VB
7 13 (39.39%) VBA
7 13 (39.39%) JSP
7 13 (39.39%) SOAP
7 13 (39.39%) Struts
7 13 (39.39%) JBoss
7 13 (39.39%) WebLogic
7 13 (39.39%) JAX-RS
7 13 (39.39%) JSF
7 13 (39.39%) Degree
7 13 (39.39%) jQuery
7 13 (39.39%) JBoss Seam
7 13 (39.39%) Java EE 5
7 13 (39.39%) RichFaces
7 13 (39.39%) REST
8 12 (36.36%) DMZ
8 12 (36.36%) Firewall
9 8 (24.24%) RDBMS
9 8 (24.24%) Relational Database

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 13 (39.39%) WebLogic
1 13 (39.39%) JBoss
2 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 6 (18.18%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.03%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (3.03%) SAP SD
2 1 (3.03%) SAP R/3
2 1 (3.03%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.03%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (3.03%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 12 (36.36%) DMZ
1 12 (36.36%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (60.61%) Oracle Database
2 15 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 8 (24.24%) RDBMS
3 8 (24.24%) Relational Database
4 6 (18.18%) Oracle BI EE
4 6 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (15.15%) Big Data
5 5 (15.15%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (15.15%) DataStage
6 2 (6.06%) Data Mart
7 1 (3.03%) Sybase ASE
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (3.03%) DB2
7 1 (3.03%) DecisionStream
7 1 (3.03%) SAP BW
7 1 (3.03%) MarkLogic
7 1 (3.03%) Cognos Query Studio
7 1 (3.03%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 1 (3.03%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) ClearCase
1 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.03%) Subversion
1 1 (3.03%) Maven
1 1 (3.03%) MagicDraw
1 1 (3.03%) Hudson
General
1 20 (60.61%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.03%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Analyst
2 18 (54.55%) Support Analyst
3 12 (36.36%) Applications Support
4 11 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Designer
6 3 (9.09%) Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Business Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Software Support Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Designer
7 2 (6.06%) Data Integration Developer
8 1 (3.03%) SAP Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Specialist
8 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.03%) Development Team Leader
8 1 (3.03%) SAP Business Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) Hibernate
2 13 (39.39%) JSP
2 13 (39.39%) SOAP
2 13 (39.39%) Struts
2 13 (39.39%) jQuery
2 13 (39.39%) JBoss Seam
2 13 (39.39%) Java EE 5
2 13 (39.39%) RichFaces
2 13 (39.39%) REST
2 13 (39.39%) JAX-RS
2 13 (39.39%) JSF
3 6 (18.18%) .NET
4 1 (3.03%) J2EE
4 1 (3.03%) Spring
4 1 (3.03%) Web Services
4 1 (3.03%) JMS
4 1 (3.03%) FpML
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Data Integration
1 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Reference Data
2 1 (3.03%) FMCG
2 1 (3.03%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 21 (63.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (57.58%) ITIL
3 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.18%) Waterfall
4 6 (18.18%) Release Management
4 6 (18.18%) CRM
4 6 (18.18%) Quality Management
5 4 (12.12%) Change Control
6 3 (9.09%) Data Management
6 3 (9.09%) Master Data Management
7 2 (6.06%) Data Analysis
7 2 (6.06%) ETL
8 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.03%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (3.03%) Use Case
8 1 (3.03%) Analytics
8 1 (3.03%) TDD
8 1 (3.03%) SAP Implementation
8 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.03%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) Java
2 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
2 13 (39.39%) VB
2 13 (39.39%) VBA
3 7 (21.21%) SQL
4 6 (18.18%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.03%) ABAP
5 1 (3.03%) XQuery
5 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (39.39%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) MOM
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) Oracle
2 14 (42.42%) Sybase
3 7 (21.21%) Business Objects
4 6 (18.18%) SAP
4 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 6 (18.18%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (3.03%) Hyperion
5 1 (3.03%) IBM
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