The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 164 149 134
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -15
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 22 9 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.58% 0.34% 0.95%
As % of the Vendors category 1.11% 0.72% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 27
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
Cognos
West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1990 1243 1328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 52.24% 47.01% 46.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1425 994 1073
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Cognos
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Leeds

Cognos
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Leeds

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 18 (69.23%) SQL
1 18 (69.23%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (65.38%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (61.54%) SQL Server
4 13 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (42.31%) Oracle
7 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
8 8 (30.77%) .NET
8 8 (30.77%) T-SQL
8 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (23.08%) Relational Database
10 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
10 6 (23.08%) Migration
10 6 (23.08%) Windows
10 6 (23.08%) Client/Server
10 6 (23.08%) ETL
11 5 (19.23%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 4 (15.38%) Cognos Report Studio
12 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database
12 4 (15.38%) Data Migration
12 4 (15.38%) Data Extraction
12 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (15.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 4 (15.38%) Finance
13 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
13 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (3.85%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) SAN
2 2 (7.69%) Intranet
2 2 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (65.38%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (61.54%) SQL Server
3 13 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (23.08%) Relational Database
7 5 (19.23%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 4 (15.38%) Cognos Report Studio
8 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database
8 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (11.54%) RDBMS
9 3 (11.54%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (11.54%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (7.69%) Star Schema
11 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (3.85%) SAP BW
11 1 (3.85%) DataStage
11 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.85%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) Analyst
3 8 (30.77%) SQL Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Data Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Cognos Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Database Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Designer
8 1 (3.85%) SQL Server BI Developer
8 1 (3.85%) ETL Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Developer Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Project Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Systems Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
8 1 (3.85%) Solutions Designer
8 1 (3.85%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (23.08%) Client/Server
3 4 (15.38%) Data Extraction
4 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (23.08%) Migration
2 6 (23.08%) ETL
3 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (15.38%) Data Migration
4 3 (11.54%) Data Cleansing
4 3 (11.54%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (11.54%) Data Management
4 3 (11.54%) Time Management
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Memory Management
6 1 (3.85%) Financial Modelling
6 1 (3.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) SQL
2 8 (30.77%) T-SQL
3 3 (11.54%) VB.NET
3 3 (11.54%) C#
4 1 (3.85%) VBA
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Informatica
3 1 (3.85%) Talend
3 1 (3.85%) Sybase
3 1 (3.85%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
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