The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 114 116 147
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +31
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 28 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.39% 0.84% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 2.50% 1.68% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 24 18 6
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Cognos
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1121 1069 1408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 55.58% 50.16% 55.41%
Number of salaries quoted 882 814 1130
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,450 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cognos across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Cognos
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cognos across the Hertfordshire region.

Cognos Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Cognos
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Cognos
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +8 11 £47,500 +11.76%
Borehamwood - 2 £40,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £37,000 -
St Albans - 1 £47,500 -
Cognos
East of England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 41 (89.13%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (54.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 23 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (36.96%) Finance
4 17 (36.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (34.78%) Use Case
5 16 (34.78%) Retail
5 16 (34.78%) Oracle
6 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (30.43%) Waterfall
7 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
8 12 (26.09%) SQL
9 11 (23.91%) IBM
9 11 (23.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (23.91%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 11 (23.91%) Cognos Query Studio
9 11 (23.91%) Cognos Report Studio
9 11 (23.91%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 10 (21.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (21.74%) QlikView
10 10 (21.74%) Data Modelling
10 10 (21.74%) Business Objects
11 9 (19.57%) ActiveReports
12 8 (17.39%) Cognos Analysis Studio
12 8 (17.39%) Information Architecture
13 7 (15.22%) Cognos Event Studio
13 7 (15.22%) Degree
13 7 (15.22%) Service Management
14 5 (10.87%) BusinessObjects
14 5 (10.87%) SAP

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 25 (54.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (2.17%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (2.17%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (36.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (23.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (23.91%) Cognos Query Studio
3 11 (23.91%) Cognos Report Studio
3 11 (23.91%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 10 (21.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (21.74%) QlikView
5 9 (19.57%) ActiveReports
6 8 (17.39%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 7 (15.22%) Cognos Event Studio
8 5 (10.87%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (8.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
10 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
10 1 (2.17%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (2.17%) Cognos Transformer
10 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
10 1 (2.17%) MySQL
General
1 17 (36.96%) Finance
2 16 (34.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (50.00%) Analyst
2 22 (47.83%) Developer
3 21 (45.65%) Business Analyst
4 11 (23.91%) Cognos Developer
5 9 (19.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 8 (17.39%) Cognos BI Developer
7 6 (13.04%) Business Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Business Objects Developer
9 3 (6.52%) MI Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Report Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Senior Business Objects Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 2 (4.35%) Consultant
10 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 2 (4.35%) Senior Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Applications Support
11 1 (2.17%) Business Consultant
11 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 1 (2.17%) Navision Developer
11 1 (2.17%) Cognos Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (89.13%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (34.78%) Use Case
3 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (30.43%) Waterfall
4 11 (23.91%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 10 (21.74%) Data Modelling
6 8 (17.39%) Information Architecture
7 7 (15.22%) Service Management
8 5 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.52%) ETL
9 3 (6.52%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (4.35%) System Testing
10 2 (4.35%) Dimensional Modelling
10 2 (4.35%) Analytics
11 1 (2.17%) ERP
11 1 (2.17%) Data Analysis
11 1 (2.17%) Data Security
11 1 (2.17%) Predictive Analytics
11 1 (2.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) SQL
2 4 (8.70%) Perl
2 4 (8.70%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.17%) PHP
3 1 (2.17%) C
3 1 (2.17%) C#
3 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) SAP Certification
2 4 (8.70%) VCP4
3 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (34.78%) Oracle
2 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
3 11 (23.91%) IBM
4 10 (21.74%) Business Objects
5 5 (10.87%) SAP
6 4 (8.70%) Informatica
7 3 (6.52%) TIBCO
8 2 (4.35%) Jaspersoft
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