The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank - 99 63
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 0 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.61% 1.83%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.32% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 10
Average salary - £71,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.16%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
Cognos
South East

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

Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
491 530 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 49.40% 46.25% 46.58%
Number of salaries quoted 443 425 310
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Cognos
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Kent

Cognos
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) ODBC
1 3 (100.00%) Lotus Domino
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) IBM Connections
1 3 (100.00%) XPages
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) LotusScript
3 1 (33.33%) Formula Language
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Lotus

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (100.00%) Lotus Domino
1 3 (100.00%) IBM Connections
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) ODBC
1 3 (100.00%) XPages
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) LotusScript
2 1 (33.33%) Formula Language
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Lotus