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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 77 84 64
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -20
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 33 29 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.54% 2.08% 2.98%
As % of the Vendors category 6.08% 4.55% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 17
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £41,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £54,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -1.67%
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
543 638 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.83% 45.87% 52.48%
Number of salaries quoted 345 317 378
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 September 2015.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 35 (72.92%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (56.25%) BusinessObjects
3 26 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (47.92%) Finance
5 22 (45.83%) SQL
6 19 (39.58%) Relational Database
7 18 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (33.33%) ETL
8 16 (33.33%) SAS
8 16 (33.33%) MicroStrategy
9 15 (31.25%) Big Data
10 14 (29.17%) Java
10 14 (29.17%) Oracle
11 13 (27.08%) Quality Management
11 13 (27.08%) Scrum
11 13 (27.08%) Oracle BI EE
11 13 (27.08%) Waterfall
11 13 (27.08%) Software Delivery
12 12 (25.00%) Data Management
13 11 (22.92%) Talend Open Studio
13 11 (22.92%) Talend
13 11 (22.92%) Analytics
14 10 (20.83%) QlikView
14 10 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (20.83%) UNIX
15 9 (18.75%) PRINCE2
15 9 (18.75%) SAP
15 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 16 (33.33%) SAS
2 4 (8.33%) Apache Pig
3 3 (6.25%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) CA PPM
2 3 (6.25%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (2.08%) SAP SD
3 1 (2.08%) SAP R/3
3 1 (2.08%) SAP FI
3 1 (2.08%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (2.08%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.25%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (56.25%) BusinessObjects
2 19 (39.58%) Relational Database
3 18 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (31.25%) Big Data
5 13 (27.08%) Oracle BI EE
6 10 (20.83%) QlikView
7 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (14.58%) RDBMS
10 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
10 6 (12.50%) MarkLogic
10 6 (12.50%) Sybase ASE
11 5 (10.42%) NoSQL
11 5 (10.42%) Cognos Query Studio
11 5 (10.42%) Cognos Analysis Studio
11 5 (10.42%) Cognos Report Studio
11 5 (10.42%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 5 (10.42%) Cognos Event Studio
11 5 (10.42%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 11 (22.92%) Talend Open Studio
2 6 (12.50%) Maven
3 5 (10.42%) JIRA
General
1 23 (47.92%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.08%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.08%) German Language
Job Titles
1 28 (58.33%) Developer
2 8 (16.67%) Consultant
2 8 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 8 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Big Data Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Designer
4 5 (10.42%) Cognos Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Java Developer
5 4 (8.33%) SAP Project Manager
5 4 (8.33%) Applications Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.33%) SAP Manager
5 4 (8.33%) Senior Designer
5 4 (8.33%) Market Data Specialist
6 3 (6.25%) Big Data Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Java Applications Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Core Java Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) Web Services
2 6 (12.50%) JMS
2 6 (12.50%) FpML
2 6 (12.50%) Hibernate
2 6 (12.50%) Spring
2 6 (12.50%) Apache Flex
3 4 (8.33%) .NET
4 3 (6.25%) MLlib
5 2 (4.17%) J2EE
6 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (16.67%) Visualisation
3 5 (10.42%) FMCG
4 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.08%) PMI
5 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.08%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.08%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) UNIX
2 4 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (72.92%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (33.33%) ETL
4 13 (27.08%) Quality Management
4 13 (27.08%) Scrum
4 13 (27.08%) Waterfall
4 13 (27.08%) Software Delivery
5 12 (25.00%) Data Management
6 11 (22.92%) Analytics
7 10 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (18.75%) PRINCE2
8 9 (18.75%) Open Source
9 8 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (16.67%) Time Management
9 8 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Management
10 7 (14.58%) Big Data Analytics
10 7 (14.58%) Data Analytics
11 6 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
11 6 (12.50%) TDD
12 5 (10.42%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 22 (45.83%) SQL
2 14 (29.17%) Java
3 6 (12.50%) XQuery
3 6 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 4 (8.33%) R
4 4 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 4 (8.33%) Python
5 3 (6.25%) Perl
5 3 (6.25%) PHP
6 1 (2.08%) C#
6 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.08%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 8 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.17%) MOM
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) MicroStrategy
2 14 (29.17%) Oracle
3 11 (22.92%) Talend
4 9 (18.75%) SAP
5 8 (16.67%) Vertica
6 6 (12.50%) Sybase
7 5 (10.42%) Informatica
7 5 (10.42%) Pega
8 4 (8.33%) CA
9 3 (6.25%) Teradata
9 3 (6.25%) Netezza
9 3 (6.25%) Greenplum
10 1 (2.08%) Cisco
10 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
10 1 (2.08%) Hyperion