The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Glasgow region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within IBM Cognos.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 82 67 74
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 26 31 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.90% 2.58% 1.35%
As % of the Vendors category 4.09% 4.92% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 11
Average salary £47,500 £43,750 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +28.67%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Vendors Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
635 630 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 46.28% 52.41% 53.93%
Number of salaries quoted 335 422 273
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cognos
Scotland

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 22 (64.71%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (55.88%) Oracle
3 17 (50.00%) Finance
4 16 (47.06%) SQL
5 15 (44.12%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (41.18%) ETL
6 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
7 13 (38.24%) Business Objects
8 12 (35.29%) ITIL
9 11 (32.35%) MicroStrategy
9 11 (32.35%) Oracle Database
10 10 (29.41%) Data Modelling
10 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
11 9 (26.47%) .NET
11 9 (26.47%) SharePoint
12 8 (23.53%) PL/SQL
12 8 (23.53%) CRM
12 8 (23.53%) Analytics
12 8 (23.53%) Release Management
12 8 (23.53%) Dynamics CRM
13 7 (20.59%) Relational Database
13 7 (20.59%) UNIX
13 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
13 7 (20.59%) Informatica
14 6 (17.65%) RDBMS
14 6 (17.65%) DataStage
14 6 (17.65%) Java
14 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (14.71%) Data Management
15 5 (14.71%) Master Data Management

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 9 (26.47%) SharePoint
2 5 (14.71%) SAS
3 3 (8.82%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Project
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.94%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (2.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.94%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Firewall
1 3 (8.82%) DMZ
2 1 (2.94%) SSL
2 1 (2.94%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (44.12%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (32.35%) Oracle Database
3 7 (20.59%) Relational Database
3 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
4 6 (17.65%) RDBMS
4 6 (17.65%) DataStage
4 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (14.71%) SAP Data Services
6 4 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (11.76%) OLAP
6 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (8.82%) PerformancePoint
8 2 (5.88%) Snowflake Schema
8 2 (5.88%) Star Schema
8 2 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (5.88%) QlikView
8 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (5.88%) Data Mart
8 2 (5.88%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.94%) Toad
2 1 (2.94%) ERwin
General
1 17 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) Front Office
4 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Developer
2 13 (38.24%) Analyst
3 11 (32.35%) Support Analyst
4 9 (26.47%) Applications Support
5 8 (23.53%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Architect
7 4 (11.76%) Business Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Support Manager
8 3 (8.82%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (8.82%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Technical Architect
8 3 (8.82%) Designer
9 2 (5.88%) Senior Manager
9 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Architect
9 2 (5.88%) Senior Support Analyst
10 1 (2.94%) Business Architect
10 1 (2.94%) Systems Developer
10 1 (2.94%) Senior Analyst Programmer
10 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) .NET
2 3 (8.82%) Hibernate
2 3 (8.82%) JSF
2 3 (8.82%) JBoss Seam
2 3 (8.82%) Java EE 5
2 3 (8.82%) jQuery
2 3 (8.82%) REST
2 3 (8.82%) RichFaces
2 3 (8.82%) JAX-RS
2 3 (8.82%) JSP
2 3 (8.82%) SOAP
2 3 (8.82%) Struts
3 2 (5.88%) XML
4 1 (2.94%) HTML
4 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) UNIX
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (41.18%) ETL
3 12 (35.29%) ITIL
4 10 (29.41%) Data Modelling
5 8 (23.53%) CRM
5 8 (23.53%) Analytics
5 8 (23.53%) Release Management
6 5 (14.71%) Data Management
6 5 (14.71%) Master Data Management
7 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
7 3 (8.82%) Data Cleansing
8 2 (5.88%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.94%) Practice Management
9 1 (2.94%) Web Development
9 1 (2.94%) Business Development
9 1 (2.94%) Data Analysis
9 1 (2.94%) Time Management
9 1 (2.94%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) SQL
2 8 (23.53%) PL/SQL
3 6 (17.65%) Java
4 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
4 5 (14.71%) VBA
5 3 (8.82%) VB
6 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.94%) Perl
7 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) QA
2 2 (5.88%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.94%) Control-M
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Oracle
2 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 13 (38.24%) Business Objects
4 11 (32.35%) MicroStrategy
5 7 (20.59%) Informatica
6 5 (14.71%) Sybase
6 5 (14.71%) SAP
7 4 (11.76%) Ab Initio
8 3 (8.82%) JBoss
9 2 (5.88%) Logi Analytics
10 1 (2.94%) IBM
10 1 (2.94%) HP
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