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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 86 98 89
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 14 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.20% 0.53% 0.85%
As % of the Vendors category 2.67% 1.19% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 1
Average salary £49,375 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +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
524 589 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 44.86% 44.45% 49.07%
Number of salaries quoted 346 346 320
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 22 May 2015.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 19 (73.08%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (61.54%) Oracle
2 16 (61.54%) Finance
3 13 (50.00%) SQL
3 13 (50.00%) SAP
3 13 (50.00%) UNIX
3 13 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 13 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 12 (46.15%) Software Delivery
4 12 (46.15%) Oracle BI EE
4 12 (46.15%) Waterfall
4 12 (46.15%) SAS
4 12 (46.15%) Business Objects
4 12 (46.15%) MicroStrategy
4 12 (46.15%) Quality Management
5 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (34.62%) PL/SQL
7 9 (34.62%) RDBMS
7 9 (34.62%) Big Data
8 7 (26.92%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (26.92%) Java
8 7 (26.92%) DataStage
9 6 (23.08%) SAP BW
9 6 (23.08%) Data Management
9 6 (23.08%) FMCG
9 6 (23.08%) Master Data Management
10 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (19.23%) Degree
10 5 (19.23%) Scrum

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 12 (46.15%) SAS
2 4 (15.38%) WebLogic
2 4 (15.38%) JBoss
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) CA PPM
2 2 (7.69%) SAP R/3
2 2 (7.69%) SAP FI
2 2 (7.69%) SAP SD
2 2 (7.69%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (7.69%) SAP CO
2 2 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (3.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Firewall
1 4 (15.38%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 13 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 12 (46.15%) Oracle BI EE
3 10 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (34.62%) RDBMS
4 9 (34.62%) Big Data
5 7 (26.92%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (26.92%) DataStage
6 6 (23.08%) SAP BW
7 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
8 4 (15.38%) Data Mart
9 3 (11.54%) Cognos Query Studio
9 3 (11.54%) Cognos Analysis Studio
9 3 (11.54%) Cognos Report Studio
9 3 (11.54%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 2 (7.69%) OLAP
10 2 (7.69%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (7.69%) Cognos Event Studio
11 1 (3.85%) IBM InfoSphere
11 1 (3.85%) HBase
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 16 (61.54%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) General Ledger
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) German Language
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Designer
2 7 (26.92%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Designer
4 4 (15.38%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) SAP Project Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Project Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Applications Support
4 4 (15.38%) SAP Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Business Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Team Leader
6 2 (7.69%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (7.69%) SAP Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Cognos Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Data Integration Developer
6 2 (7.69%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) JSP
1 4 (15.38%) SOAP
1 4 (15.38%) Struts
1 4 (15.38%) Hibernate
1 4 (15.38%) JSF
1 4 (15.38%) JBoss Seam
1 4 (15.38%) jQuery
1 4 (15.38%) Java EE 5
1 4 (15.38%) RichFaces
1 4 (15.38%) REST
1 4 (15.38%) JAX-RS
2 3 (11.54%) Web Services
3 2 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) FMCG
2 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) Data Integration
4 2 (7.69%) Reference Data
5 1 (3.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (46.15%) Software Delivery
2 12 (46.15%) Waterfall
2 12 (46.15%) Quality Management
3 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (23.08%) Data Management
4 6 (23.08%) Master Data Management
5 5 (19.23%) Scrum
6 4 (15.38%) ETL
6 4 (15.38%) ITIL
6 4 (15.38%) Project Management
6 4 (15.38%) Change Management
6 4 (15.38%) Project Planning
6 4 (15.38%) Analytics
7 3 (11.54%) Time Management
8 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
8 2 (7.69%) Kanban
8 2 (7.69%) SAP Implementation
8 2 (7.69%) Big Data Analytics
8 2 (7.69%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) PL/SQL
3 7 (26.92%) Java
4 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 4 (15.38%) VB
4 4 (15.38%) VBA
5 2 (7.69%) ABAP
6 1 (3.85%) R
6 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) MOM
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Oracle
2 13 (50.00%) SAP
3 12 (46.15%) Business Objects
3 12 (46.15%) MicroStrategy
4 4 (15.38%) Sybase
4 4 (15.38%) CA
5 2 (7.69%) Hyperion
5 2 (7.69%) Vertica
6 1 (3.85%) IBM