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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 136 123 156
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +33
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 8 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.34% 0.40% 0.58%
As % of the Vendors category 0.61% 0.86% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 18
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -29.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £27,500 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £43,250 £50,450
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
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
1303 934 1528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 55.12% 47.10% 49.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1040 747 1207
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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 -14 1 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Borehamwood - 1 £26,000 -
Hertford - 1 £45,000 - 1
Cognos
East of England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 11 (73.33%) Oracle
2 10 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (53.33%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (33.33%) Business Objects
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (33.33%) Finance
5 5 (33.33%) Retail
6 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
6 4 (26.67%) ETL
7 3 (20.00%) Informatica
7 3 (20.00%) TIBCO
7 3 (20.00%) UNIX
7 3 (20.00%) .NET
7 3 (20.00%) Perl
7 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
7 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (20.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
8 2 (13.33%) Cognos Query Studio
8 2 (13.33%) Cognos Report Studio
8 2 (13.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 2 (13.33%) Analytics
8 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
8 2 (13.33%) Marketing
8 2 (13.33%) Degree

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) SAS
1 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (13.33%) Cognos Query Studio
4 2 (13.33%) Cognos Report Studio
4 2 (13.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (6.67%) DB2
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (6.67%) ActiveReports
5 1 (6.67%) solidDB
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.67%) TimesTen
5 1 (6.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
1 5 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) MI Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Cognos Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Business Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Business Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Navision Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Product Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Data Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Information Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Product Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Report Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 1 (6.67%) MI Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Cognos BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) XSLT
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) EPoS
1 1 (6.67%) Statistics
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
2 4 (26.67%) ETL
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (13.33%) Analytics
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Data Management
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) ERP
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Mapping
5 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Change Control
5 1 (6.67%) Customer Insight
5 1 (6.67%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) Perl
2 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (13.33%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) Business Objects
4 3 (20.00%) Informatica
4 3 (20.00%) TIBCO
5 2 (13.33%) IBM
6 1 (6.67%) Adobe
6 1 (6.67%) Logi Analytics
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