The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 63 90 74
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -16
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 13 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.83% 0.64% 0.58%
As % of the Vendors category 4.14% 1.63% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 4
Average salary £40,000 £43,250 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.51% +47.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £45,000 £37,600
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
Cognos
East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
314 367 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 44.23% 39.00% 51.90%
Number of salaries quoted 250 326 307
Average salary £42,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.32% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Cognos
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Cognos
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Cognos
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +24 11 £42,500 -5.55%
Ashby-de-la-Zouch -2 2 £34,750 -16.26%
Cognos
East Midlands

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (76.47%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (70.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (64.71%) SQL
5 9 (52.94%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (52.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (52.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 9 (52.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (47.06%) Cognos Report Studio
6 8 (47.06%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 7 (41.18%) Cognos Transformer
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
9 3 (17.65%) ETL
9 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
9 3 (17.65%) MySQL
9 3 (17.65%) Oracle
9 3 (17.65%) DB2
9 3 (17.65%) IBM
9 3 (17.65%) OpenUP
9 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (11.76%) QA
10 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
10 2 (11.76%) Change Management
10 2 (11.76%) .NET
10 2 (11.76%) ITIL
10 2 (11.76%) ERP
10 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
11 1 (5.88%) Cisco

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (5.88%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (70.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (52.94%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (52.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (52.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (47.06%) Cognos Report Studio
4 8 (47.06%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 7 (41.18%) Cognos Transformer
6 3 (17.65%) MySQL
6 3 (17.65%) DB2
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (5.88%) Cognos Query Studio
8 1 (5.88%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Business Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Cognos Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Chief Technology Officer
5 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Head of IT
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) EDI
2 1 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (17.65%) ETL
2 3 (17.65%) OpenUP
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Change Management
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) ERP
3 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (5.88%) Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) People Management
4 1 (5.88%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) IBM Certification
1 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Veritas