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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 71 87 81
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 19 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.85% 1.31% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 4.26% 3.16% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 4
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
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
446 475 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 43.43% 41.34% 50.70%
Number of salaries quoted 290 293 336
Average salary £40,000 £40,125 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.31% +5.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 32 (64.00%) ITIL
2 25 (50.00%) Oracle
2 25 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (46.00%) Finance
4 20 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 20 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 19 (38.00%) .NET
5 19 (38.00%) MS Excel
5 19 (38.00%) CRM
5 19 (38.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 19 (38.00%) Release Management
6 18 (36.00%) Oracle Database
7 17 (34.00%) UNIX
8 15 (30.00%) Java
8 15 (30.00%) SQL Server
9 14 (28.00%) Sybase
9 14 (28.00%) Hibernate
9 14 (28.00%) Degree
10 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
10 13 (26.00%) VB
10 13 (26.00%) VBA
10 13 (26.00%) WebLogic
10 13 (26.00%) JSP
10 13 (26.00%) SOAP
10 13 (26.00%) Struts
10 13 (26.00%) JBoss
10 13 (26.00%) JSF
10 13 (26.00%) jQuery
10 13 (26.00%) JBoss Seam
10 13 (26.00%) Java EE 5

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 20 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 13 (26.00%) WebLogic
2 13 (26.00%) JBoss
3 5 (10.00%) SAS
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (38.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (38.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.00%) Agresso
2 1 (2.00%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.00%) DMZ
1 12 (24.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.00%) Oracle Database
2 15 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (18.00%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (16.00%) RDBMS
4 8 (16.00%) Relational Database
5 5 (10.00%) DataStage
6 4 (8.00%) SAP Data Services
6 4 (8.00%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.00%) MarkLogic
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.00%) Data Mart
7 1 (2.00%) Sybase ASE
7 1 (2.00%) QlikView
7 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.00%) DB2
7 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.00%) Subversion
1 1 (2.00%) Maven
1 1 (2.00%) MagicDraw
1 1 (2.00%) Hudson
General
1 23 (46.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Banking
2 1 (2.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (62.00%) Analyst
2 29 (58.00%) Support Analyst
3 25 (50.00%) Applications Support
4 22 (44.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Technical Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Designer
8 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Specialist
8 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
8 2 (4.00%) Software Support Analyst
9 1 (2.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Senior Programmer
9 1 (2.00%) SharePoint Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Analyst Programmer
9 1 (2.00%) Programmer
9 1 (2.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
9 1 (2.00%) Business Architect
9 1 (2.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.00%) .NET
2 14 (28.00%) Hibernate
3 13 (26.00%) JSP
3 13 (26.00%) SOAP
3 13 (26.00%) Struts
3 13 (26.00%) jQuery
3 13 (26.00%) JBoss Seam
3 13 (26.00%) Java EE 5
3 13 (26.00%) RichFaces
3 13 (26.00%) REST
3 13 (26.00%) JAX-RS
3 13 (26.00%) JSF
4 1 (2.00%) Apache Flex
4 1 (2.00%) Web Services
4 1 (2.00%) JMS
4 1 (2.00%) FpML
4 1 (2.00%) Spring
4 1 (2.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.00%) UNIX
2 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (64.00%) ITIL
2 25 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (38.00%) CRM
3 19 (38.00%) Release Management
4 8 (16.00%) Data Modelling
4 8 (16.00%) ETL
5 5 (10.00%) Data Management
5 5 (10.00%) Master Data Management
6 4 (8.00%) Change Control
6 4 (8.00%) Analytics
7 3 (6.00%) Data Analysis
8 2 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.00%) Multithreading
9 1 (2.00%) Time Management
9 1 (2.00%) Data Cleansing
9 1 (2.00%) Business Process Mapping
9 1 (2.00%) Database Theory
9 1 (2.00%) TDD
9 1 (2.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.00%) Java
2 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (26.00%) VB
2 13 (26.00%) VBA
3 10 (20.00%) SQL
4 5 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.00%) XQuery
5 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (28.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
2 2 (4.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 25 (50.00%) Oracle
2 20 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (28.00%) Sybase
4 9 (18.00%) Business Objects
5 7 (14.00%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (10.00%) Informatica
7 4 (8.00%) Ab Initio
7 4 (8.00%) SAP