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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 173 177 140
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -37
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 12 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.34% 0.27% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 0.77% 0.56% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 12
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £27,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,100 £55,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
1556 1793 1198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 44.56% 48.96% 47.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1263 1358 913
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 July 2015.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Leeds

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 30 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (53.33%) Oracle
4 15 (50.00%) Python
4 15 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
4 15 (50.00%) SAS
4 15 (50.00%) SPSS
4 15 (50.00%) IBM
4 15 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 15 (50.00%) QlikView
4 15 (50.00%) Pentaho
4 15 (50.00%) Visualisation
4 15 (50.00%) Open Source
4 15 (50.00%) R
4 15 (50.00%) Tableau
4 15 (50.00%) Business Analytics
4 15 (50.00%) Analytics
5 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
6 12 (40.00%) Teradata
7 10 (33.33%) SQL
7 10 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
8 9 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (26.67%) MongoDB
9 8 (26.67%) Cloudera
10 7 (23.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 7 (23.33%) Data Management
10 7 (23.33%) Base SAS
11 6 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
11 6 (20.00%) Data Analysis

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 15 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (50.00%) SPSS
2 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 15 (50.00%) QlikView
1 15 (50.00%) Pentaho
2 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
3 9 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (26.67%) MongoDB
5 7 (23.33%) Base SAS
5 7 (23.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (13.33%) Hadoop
6 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (6.67%) OLAP
9 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
9 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
9 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Consultant
2 10 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 8 (26.67%) SAS BI Consultant
4 6 (20.00%) Analyst
5 5 (16.67%) Data Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Developer
6 4 (13.33%) AWS Consultant
7 3 (10.00%) Head of Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.67%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
9 1 (3.33%) MI Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 15 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 4 (13.33%) Data Integration
3 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.33%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) UNIX
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 15 (50.00%) Open Source
2 15 (50.00%) Business Analytics
2 15 (50.00%) Analytics
3 10 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
4 7 (23.33%) Data Management
5 6 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 6 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (13.33%) Information Architecture
6 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (10.00%) ETL
8 2 (6.67%) Web Development
8 2 (6.67%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity
9 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (3.33%) Project Management
9 1 (3.33%) CRM
9 1 (3.33%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) Python
1 15 (50.00%) R
2 10 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (13.33%) C#
4 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.33%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (53.33%) Oracle
3 15 (50.00%) IBM
3 15 (50.00%) Tableau
4 12 (40.00%) Teradata
5 8 (26.67%) Cloudera
6 4 (13.33%) Talend
7 1 (3.33%) Informatica