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 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 152 179 137
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -42
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 18 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.52% 0.081% 0.62%
As % of the Vendors category 1.14% 0.19% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 17
Average salary £32,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.88% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £45,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
1573 1595 1337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 45.52% 43.27% 48.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1224 1292 1081
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 May 2015.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Leeds

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 25 (96.15%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (69.23%) Oracle
3 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
4 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 12 (46.15%) Teradata
6 11 (42.31%) IBM
7 10 (38.46%) SQL
8 9 (34.62%) Business Objects
8 9 (34.62%) Python
8 9 (34.62%) SPSS
8 9 (34.62%) SAS
8 9 (34.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (34.62%) Business Analysis
8 9 (34.62%) QlikView
8 9 (34.62%) Pentaho
8 9 (34.62%) Visualisation
8 9 (34.62%) Open Source
8 9 (34.62%) R
8 9 (34.62%) Business Analytics
8 9 (34.62%) Analytics
8 9 (34.62%) Tableau
9 8 (30.77%) MongoDB
9 8 (30.77%) Cloudera
9 8 (30.77%) Data Cleansing
9 8 (30.77%) Data Management
9 8 (30.77%) Data Analysis
10 6 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (19.23%) .NET
11 5 (19.23%) C#
11 5 (19.23%) Web Development

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 9 (34.62%) SAS
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) SPSS
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (3.85%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) SAN
1 1 (3.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (34.62%) QlikView
2 9 (34.62%) Pentaho
3 8 (30.77%) MongoDB
4 6 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (15.38%) Hadoop
6 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
6 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.85%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (3.85%) MS Access
7 1 (3.85%) Base SAS
7 1 (3.85%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Consultant
2 8 (30.77%) Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) SAS BI Consultant
2 8 (30.77%) Data Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Head of Business Intelligence
3 3 (11.54%) Applications Support
4 2 (7.69%) Applications Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Support Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Applications Support Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) TM1 Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Support Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Cognos Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) .NET
2 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Visualisation
1 9 (34.62%) Open Source
2 4 (15.38%) Data Integration
3 2 (7.69%) Data Extraction
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) UNIX
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (96.15%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (34.62%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (34.62%) Business Analysis
2 9 (34.62%) Business Analytics
2 9 (34.62%) Analytics
3 8 (30.77%) Data Cleansing
3 8 (30.77%) Data Management
3 8 (30.77%) Data Analysis
4 5 (19.23%) Web Development
5 4 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (15.38%) Information Architecture
5 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
6 2 (7.69%) Database Theory
7 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Line Management
7 1 (3.85%) Project Management
7 1 (3.85%) ITIL
7 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) Python
2 9 (34.62%) R
3 5 (19.23%) C#
4 1 (3.85%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.85%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) Oracle
2 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
3 12 (46.15%) Teradata
4 11 (42.31%) IBM
5 9 (34.62%) Business Objects
5 9 (34.62%) Tableau
6 8 (30.77%) Cloudera
7 4 (15.38%) Talend
8 1 (3.85%) Citrix
8 1 (3.85%) Hyperion