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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 80 94 78
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 15 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.38% 0.68% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 3.28% 1.68% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 3
Average salary £35,000 £32,765 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.82% -34.47%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
458 475 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 42.10% 40.19% 50.50%
Number of salaries quoted 312 306 288
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 23 January 2015.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 28 (70.00%) ITIL
2 19 (47.50%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (47.50%) Oracle
3 17 (42.50%) Finance
4 16 (40.00%) UNIX
5 15 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 15 (37.50%) CRM
5 15 (37.50%) SharePoint
5 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 15 (37.50%) .NET
5 15 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 15 (37.50%) Release Management
5 15 (37.50%) Oracle Database
6 14 (35.00%) Java
6 14 (35.00%) Sybase
6 14 (35.00%) Hibernate
7 13 (32.50%) JSF
7 13 (32.50%) WebLogic
7 13 (32.50%) JSP
7 13 (32.50%) SOAP
7 13 (32.50%) Struts
7 13 (32.50%) JavaScript
7 13 (32.50%) VB
7 13 (32.50%) VBA
7 13 (32.50%) JBoss
7 13 (32.50%) RichFaces
7 13 (32.50%) REST
7 13 (32.50%) JAX-RS
7 13 (32.50%) Degree

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 15 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 13 (32.50%) WebLogic
2 13 (32.50%) JBoss
3 1 (2.50%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (37.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.50%) SAP SD
2 1 (2.50%) SAP R/3
2 1 (2.50%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.50%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.50%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.50%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.00%) DMZ
1 12 (30.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) Oracle Database
1 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.50%) DecisionStream
3 1 (2.50%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.50%) DataStage
3 1 (2.50%) Sybase ASE
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.50%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (2.50%) MarkLogic
3 1 (2.50%) Cognos Query Studio
3 1 (2.50%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 1 (2.50%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (2.50%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (2.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) ClearCase
1 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.50%) Subversion
1 1 (2.50%) Maven
1 1 (2.50%) MagicDraw
1 1 (2.50%) Hudson
General
1 17 (42.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.50%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 28 (70.00%) Analyst
2 25 (62.50%) Support Analyst
3 21 (52.50%) Applications Support
4 18 (45.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Software Support Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Specialist
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Technical Architect
6 1 (2.50%) Architect
6 1 (2.50%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.50%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Designer
6 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (37.50%) .NET
2 14 (35.00%) Hibernate
3 13 (32.50%) JSP
3 13 (32.50%) SOAP
3 13 (32.50%) Struts
3 13 (32.50%) jQuery
3 13 (32.50%) JBoss Seam
3 13 (32.50%) Java EE 5
3 13 (32.50%) RichFaces
3 13 (32.50%) REST
3 13 (32.50%) JAX-RS
3 13 (32.50%) JSF
4 1 (2.50%) Apache Flex
4 1 (2.50%) JMS
4 1 (2.50%) FpML
4 1 (2.50%) Spring
4 1 (2.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) FMCG
2 1 (2.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (40.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (70.00%) ITIL
2 19 (47.50%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (37.50%) CRM
3 15 (37.50%) Release Management
4 4 (10.00%) Change Control
5 3 (7.50%) ETL
5 3 (7.50%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.00%) Data Management
6 2 (5.00%) Analytics
6 2 (5.00%) Master Data Management
6 2 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.50%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.50%) Business Process Mapping
7 1 (2.50%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.50%) TDD
7 1 (2.50%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.50%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (2.50%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) Java
2 13 (32.50%) JavaScript
2 13 (32.50%) VB
2 13 (32.50%) VBA
3 4 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (2.50%) XQuery
4 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.50%) ABAP
4 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
1 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) Oracle
2 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 14 (35.00%) Sybase
4 3 (7.50%) Business Objects
5 2 (5.00%) SAP
5 2 (5.00%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (2.50%) Ab Initio
6 1 (2.50%) Informatica
6 1 (2.50%) IBM
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates
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