The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 51 70 67
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -3
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 9 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.09% 0.36% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 4.59% 0.83% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 1
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +40.62%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
Cognos
Leicestershire

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

Vendors Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
196 240 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 45.58% 42.78% 58.21%
Number of salaries quoted 164 211 199
Average salary £46,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Cognos
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Leicester

Cognos
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Leicester

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (61.54%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (46.15%) Cognos Report Studio
5 6 (46.15%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 6 (46.15%) Cognos Transformer
5 6 (46.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) MySQL
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle
6 3 (23.08%) DB2
6 3 (23.08%) OpenUP
7 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) QA
7 2 (15.38%) .NET
7 2 (15.38%) ERP
7 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
7 2 (15.38%) ETL
7 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 2 (15.38%) Change Management
8 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
8 1 (7.69%) Finance
8 1 (7.69%) Retail

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (61.54%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (46.15%) Cognos Report Studio
5 6 (46.15%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 6 (46.15%) Cognos Transformer
6 3 (23.08%) MySQL
6 3 (23.08%) DB2
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Business Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Chief Technology Officer
5 2 (15.38%) Cognos Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Head of IT
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) EDI
2 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (23.08%) OpenUP
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) ERP
3 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
3 2 (15.38%) ETL
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Veritas
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) IBM