The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Leeds region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within IBM Cognos.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 178 142 137
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -5
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 3 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.079% 0.57% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 1.19% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 4
Average salary £45,000 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.32% -10.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,100
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +5.98%
Vendors Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1630 1342 1198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 42.96% 48.20% 49.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1321 1071 997
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cognos
West Yorkshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 11 (73.33%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (53.33%) Banking
4 8 (53.33%) Business Objects
5 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
5 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (40.00%) Hyperion
7 5 (33.33%) SQL
7 5 (33.33%) Degree
7 5 (33.33%) QlikView
8 4 (26.67%) Analytics
8 4 (26.67%) SAS
9 3 (20.00%) Oracle
9 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
9 3 (20.00%) Informatica
9 3 (20.00%) IBM
9 3 (20.00%) Project Management
9 3 (20.00%) Teradata
9 3 (20.00%) Ab Initio
9 3 (20.00%) Cognos TM1
9 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (13.33%) Investment Management
10 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
10 2 (13.33%) Data Integration
10 2 (13.33%) Data Architecture
10 2 (13.33%) Release Management
10 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) SAS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) Stata
2 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (13.33%) SPSS
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
3 1 (6.67%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (13.33%) WebTrends
3 1 (6.67%) SAP BPC
3 1 (6.67%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Hyperion Planning
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (33.33%) QlikView
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (6.67%) DB2
6 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (6.67%) PerformancePoint
General
1 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Automotive
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Consultant
2 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Junior Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Junior Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Business Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Junior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Junior
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Data Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Integration
1 2 (13.33%) Online Banking
1 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
1 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
2 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (26.67%) Analytics
3 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Investment Management
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
4 2 (13.33%) Data Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) Release Management
4 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Business Development
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analytics
4 2 (13.33%) Master Data Management
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Data Governance
4 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
4 2 (13.33%) Data Management
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Information Management
4 2 (13.33%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) MATLAB
2 2 (13.33%) VBA
3 1 (6.67%) VB
3 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (6.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Business Objects
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Hyperion
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 3 (20.00%) Informatica
3 3 (20.00%) IBM
3 3 (20.00%) Teradata
3 3 (20.00%) Ab Initio
4 2 (13.33%) Infor
4 2 (13.33%) SAP
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) Kalido