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 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 74 69 76
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 30 27 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.35% 2.50% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 4.95% 4.77% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 3
Average salary £48,750 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.46% +10.66%
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 Glasgow region.

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
606 566 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 47.53% 52.41% 51.88%
Number of salaries quoted 311 338 304
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 October 2014.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 23 (57.50%) ITIL
2 20 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 19 (47.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 19 (47.50%) Release Management
3 19 (47.50%) MS Excel
3 19 (47.50%) CRM
3 19 (47.50%) .NET
3 19 (47.50%) Oracle
4 18 (45.00%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (40.00%) Finance
6 14 (35.00%) SQL
7 11 (27.50%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (27.50%) Oracle Database
8 10 (25.00%) UNIX
8 10 (25.00%) Business Objects
9 9 (22.50%) Data Modelling
9 9 (22.50%) ETL
10 8 (20.00%) RDBMS
10 8 (20.00%) Relational Database
11 7 (17.50%) MicroStrategy
11 7 (17.50%) Java
11 7 (17.50%) PL/SQL
12 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
12 6 (15.00%) Sybase
12 6 (15.00%) Informatica
12 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (12.50%) Master Data Management
13 5 (12.50%) DataStage
13 5 (12.50%) SAS

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 20 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (12.50%) SAS
3 3 (7.50%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (47.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (47.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.50%) Agresso
2 1 (2.50%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) DMZ
1 3 (7.50%) Firewall
2 1 (2.50%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (27.50%) Oracle Database
2 8 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (12.50%) DataStage
4 5 (12.50%) SAP Data Services
5 4 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (5.00%) QlikView
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (5.00%) Data Mart
7 1 (2.50%) Sybase ASE
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.50%) MarkLogic
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.50%) DB2
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (2.50%) Cognos Report Studio
7 1 (2.50%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.50%) Toad
2 1 (2.50%) ERwin
2 1 (2.50%) Subversion
2 1 (2.50%) Maven
2 1 (2.50%) MagicDraw
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.50%) Hudson
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Analyst
2 20 (50.00%) Applications Support
3 19 (47.50%) Support Analyst
4 16 (40.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 7 (17.50%) Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Architect
6 4 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Technical Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Support Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Designer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Support Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Specialist
8 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Manager
9 1 (2.50%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Analyst Programmer
9 1 (2.50%) Programmer
9 1 (2.50%) Test Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (47.50%) .NET
2 4 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (7.50%) JSP
3 3 (7.50%) SOAP
3 3 (7.50%) Struts
3 3 (7.50%) jQuery
3 3 (7.50%) JBoss Seam
3 3 (7.50%) Java EE 5
3 3 (7.50%) RichFaces
3 3 (7.50%) REST
3 3 (7.50%) JAX-RS
3 3 (7.50%) JSF
4 1 (2.50%) Apache Flex
4 1 (2.50%) Web Services
4 1 (2.50%) XML
4 1 (2.50%) JMS
4 1 (2.50%) FpML
4 1 (2.50%) Spring
4 1 (2.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) ITIL
2 19 (47.50%) CRM
2 19 (47.50%) Release Management
3 18 (45.00%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (22.50%) Data Modelling
4 9 (22.50%) ETL
5 5 (12.50%) Data Management
5 5 (12.50%) Master Data Management
6 4 (10.00%) Analytics
7 3 (7.50%) Data Analysis
8 2 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.50%) Multithreading
9 1 (2.50%) Time Management
9 1 (2.50%) Dimensional Modelling
9 1 (2.50%) Data Cleansing
9 1 (2.50%) TDD
9 1 (2.50%) Project Management
9 1 (2.50%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) SQL
2 7 (17.50%) Java
2 7 (17.50%) PL/SQL
3 5 (12.50%) VBA
3 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.50%) VB
5 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.50%) Perl
6 1 (2.50%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Control-M
1 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (47.50%) Oracle
3 10 (25.00%) Business Objects
4 7 (17.50%) MicroStrategy
5 6 (15.00%) Informatica
5 6 (15.00%) Sybase
6 5 (12.50%) SAP
7 4 (10.00%) Ab Initio
8 3 (7.50%) JBoss
9 1 (2.50%) IBM
9 1 (2.50%) HP