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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 72 86 69
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 30 26 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.50% 1.90% 2.58%
As % of the Vendors category 5.65% 4.24% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 14
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £42,100 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £54,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
531 613 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 44.25% 44.68% 52.00%
Number of salaries quoted 355 327 418
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,700 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 August 2015.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 34 (77.27%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (61.36%) SQL
3 26 (59.09%) BusinessObjects
3 26 (59.09%) Finance
4 24 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (54.55%) Relational Database
5 21 (47.73%) MicroStrategy
5 21 (47.73%) SAS
6 20 (45.45%) Big Data
7 19 (43.18%) Oracle
8 18 (40.91%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (40.91%) Quality Management
8 18 (40.91%) Waterfall
8 18 (40.91%) Oracle BI EE
8 18 (40.91%) Software Delivery
9 17 (38.64%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (31.82%) UNIX
11 13 (29.55%) ETL
11 13 (29.55%) RDBMS
11 13 (29.55%) SAP
12 12 (27.27%) Java
12 12 (27.27%) Scrum
13 11 (25.00%) Analytics
14 10 (22.73%) Data Management
14 10 (22.73%) PL/SQL
14 10 (22.73%) Oracle Database
15 8 (18.18%) DataStage
15 8 (18.18%) Time Management
16 7 (15.91%) Talend Open Studio
16 7 (15.91%) Open Source

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 21 (47.73%) SAS
2 4 (9.09%) Apache Pig
3 3 (6.82%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) CA PPM
2 3 (6.82%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (2.27%) SAP SD
3 1 (2.27%) SAP R/3
3 1 (2.27%) SAP FI
3 1 (2.27%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (2.27%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (6.82%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.82%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (59.09%) BusinessObjects
2 24 (54.55%) Relational Database
3 20 (45.45%) Big Data
4 18 (40.91%) Oracle BI EE
4 18 (40.91%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (29.55%) RDBMS
6 10 (22.73%) Oracle Database
7 8 (18.18%) DataStage
8 6 (13.64%) QlikView
9 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (11.36%) SAP BW
9 5 (11.36%) NoSQL
10 4 (9.09%) HBase
10 4 (9.09%) Hadoop
10 4 (9.09%) Apache Hive
10 4 (9.09%) MarkLogic
10 4 (9.09%) Cognos Query Studio
10 4 (9.09%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 4 (9.09%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (9.09%) Maven
2 4 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 26 (59.09%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.27%) General Ledger
3 1 (2.27%) German Language
3 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (52.27%) Developer
2 9 (20.45%) Designer
3 7 (15.91%) Big Data Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Senior Designer
5 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Cognos Developer
5 4 (9.09%) SAP Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) Applications Developer
5 4 (9.09%) SAP Project Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Data Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Java Applications Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Big Data Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Market Data Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) Web Services
2 4 (9.09%) JMS
2 4 (9.09%) FpML
2 4 (9.09%) Hibernate
2 4 (9.09%) Spring
2 4 (9.09%) Apache Flex
2 4 (9.09%) .NET
3 3 (6.82%) MLlib
4 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (38.64%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) FMCG
3 4 (9.09%) Visualisation
3 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.55%) Reference Data
4 2 (4.55%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.27%) PMI
5 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) UNIX
2 4 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (77.27%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (40.91%) Quality Management
3 18 (40.91%) Waterfall
3 18 (40.91%) Software Delivery
4 13 (29.55%) ETL
5 12 (27.27%) Scrum
6 11 (25.00%) Analytics
7 10 (22.73%) Data Management
8 8 (18.18%) Time Management
9 7 (15.91%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (15.91%) Big Data Analytics
9 7 (15.91%) Data Analytics
9 7 (15.91%) Open Source
10 6 (13.64%) Master Data Management
10 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2
11 5 (11.36%) Data Analysis
12 4 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
12 4 (9.09%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 27 (61.36%) SQL
2 12 (27.27%) Java
3 10 (22.73%) PL/SQL
4 4 (9.09%) Python
4 4 (9.09%) XQuery
4 4 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 4 (9.09%) R
5 3 (6.82%) Perl
5 3 (6.82%) PHP
6 1 (2.27%) C#
6 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.27%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.27%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) MOM
1 3 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (47.73%) MicroStrategy
2 19 (43.18%) Oracle
3 13 (29.55%) SAP
4 7 (15.91%) Vertica
4 7 (15.91%) Talend
5 5 (11.36%) Informatica
6 4 (9.09%) CA
6 4 (9.09%) Sybase
7 3 (6.82%) Teradata
7 3 (6.82%) Netezza
7 3 (6.82%) Greenplum
7 3 (6.82%) Pega
8 2 (4.55%) Hyperion
9 1 (2.27%) Cisco
9 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
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