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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 134 131 140
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 19 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.82% 0.68% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 1.46% 1.41% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 9
Average salary £47,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.58% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
1298 1202 1330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 56.02% 47.95% 51.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1028 961 1081
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 - 5 £47,500 -
Borehamwood - 3 £40,000 -
Cognos
East of England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 44 (97.78%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (62.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 23 (51.11%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (35.56%) Finance
6 15 (33.33%) Use Case
7 14 (31.11%) Retail
8 13 (28.89%) SQL
8 13 (28.89%) Oracle
9 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
9 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (24.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 11 (24.44%) Waterfall
10 10 (22.22%) Cognos Report Studio
10 10 (22.22%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (22.22%) QlikView
10 10 (22.22%) Business Objects
11 9 (20.00%) Data Modelling
11 9 (20.00%) IBM
11 9 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (20.00%) Degree
11 9 (20.00%) Cognos Query Studio
12 8 (17.78%) Cognos Analysis Studio
12 8 (17.78%) Cognos Event Studio
12 8 (17.78%) ActiveReports
12 8 (17.78%) BusinessObjects
12 8 (17.78%) SAP
13 7 (15.56%) SAP Certification
13 7 (15.56%) Service Management

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 28 (62.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (2.22%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (51.11%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (22.22%) Cognos Report Studio
3 10 (22.22%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (22.22%) QlikView
4 9 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (20.00%) Cognos Query Studio
5 8 (17.78%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 8 (17.78%) Cognos Event Studio
5 8 (17.78%) ActiveReports
5 8 (17.78%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (15.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
8 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.22%) Cognos Transformer
8 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (2.22%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 16 (35.56%) Finance
2 14 (31.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (51.11%) Analyst
2 21 (46.67%) Developer
3 20 (44.44%) Business Analyst
4 11 (24.44%) Business Developer
5 9 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 9 (20.00%) Cognos Developer
6 7 (15.56%) Business Objects Developer
6 7 (15.56%) Cognos BI Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Business Objects Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Applications Support
9 2 (4.44%) Consultant
9 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 1 (2.22%) Report Developer
10 1 (2.22%) Business Consultant
10 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 1 (2.22%) SQL Developer
10 1 (2.22%) Cognos Consultant
10 1 (2.22%) Developer Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.22%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (97.78%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (33.33%) Use Case
3 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (24.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 11 (24.44%) Waterfall
4 9 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 7 (15.56%) Service Management
5 7 (15.56%) Information Architecture
6 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.67%) System Testing
7 3 (6.67%) Dimensional Modelling
8 2 (4.44%) ETL
8 2 (4.44%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (4.44%) Analytics
9 1 (2.22%) Critical Success Factor
9 1 (2.22%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.22%) Performance Testing
9 1 (2.22%) Predictive Analytics
9 1 (2.22%) Data Analysis
9 1 (2.22%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.89%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.22%) Perl
2 1 (2.22%) PHP
2 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Degree
2 7 (15.56%) SAP Certification
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Oracle
2 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
3 10 (22.22%) Business Objects
4 9 (20.00%) IBM
5 8 (17.78%) SAP
6 2 (4.44%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (2.22%) Informatica
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