The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 176 179 173
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 9 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.24% 0.27% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 0.56% 0.62% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 22
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £38,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Cognos
North West

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1610 1780 1983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.48% 44.22% 47.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1261 1434 1666
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Cognos
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Manchester

Cognos
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Manchester

Cognos
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
Salford - 2 £32,500 -
Cognos
North West

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 24 (82.76%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (51.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (44.83%) Finance
3 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
3 13 (44.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (41.38%) QlikView
4 12 (41.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (41.38%) SQL
5 11 (37.93%) VBA
6 10 (34.48%) Oracle
7 9 (31.03%) Business Objects
7 9 (31.03%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (31.03%) SAS
7 9 (31.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (31.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (20.69%) MS Access
8 6 (20.69%) SAP
9 5 (17.24%) PL/SQL
9 5 (17.24%) Oracle Financials
9 5 (17.24%) ERP
9 5 (17.24%) ETL
9 5 (17.24%) Hyperion
9 5 (17.24%) IBM
9 5 (17.24%) Essbase
9 5 (17.24%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (17.24%) Hyperion Planning
9 5 (17.24%) Tableau
9 5 (17.24%) Big Data
9 5 (17.24%) Analytics
9 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (31.03%) SAS
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Pig
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) PowerPivot
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle Financials
1 5 (17.24%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (3.45%) SAP SD
2 1 (3.45%) SAP R/3
2 1 (3.45%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.45%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (3.45%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (44.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
3 12 (41.38%) QlikView
3 12 (41.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (31.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (31.03%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (20.69%) MS Access
6 5 (17.24%) Essbase
6 5 (17.24%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (17.24%) Big Data
7 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (10.34%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (10.34%) SAP Data Services
7 3 (10.34%) Cognos Query Studio
7 3 (10.34%) Cognos Report Studio
7 3 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (10.34%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (10.34%) OLAP
8 2 (6.90%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Analyst
2 11 (37.93%) Business Analyst
2 11 (37.93%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Business Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Junior
5 2 (6.90%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 1 (3.45%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Designer
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft BI Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Junior Data Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) MI Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) HTML
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Visualisation
1 3 (10.34%) Open Source
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (31.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (17.24%) ERP
3 5 (17.24%) ETL
3 5 (17.24%) Analytics
3 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.34%) Business Analytics
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.90%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (3.45%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.45%) Data Visualisation
7 1 (3.45%) MapReduce
7 1 (3.45%) CRM
7 1 (3.45%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.45%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (3.45%) Time Management
7 1 (3.45%) MVC
7 1 (3.45%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) SQL
2 11 (37.93%) VBA
3 5 (17.24%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.45%) Scala
4 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.45%) ABAP
4 1 (3.45%) C
4 1 (3.45%) C#
4 1 (3.45%) C++
4 1 (3.45%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) HDFS
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Oracle
2 9 (31.03%) Business Objects
3 6 (20.69%) SAP
4 5 (17.24%) IBM
4 5 (17.24%) Hyperion
4 5 (17.24%) Tableau
5 4 (13.79%) Talend
5 4 (13.79%) Informatica
6 2 (6.90%) Ab Initio
6 2 (6.90%) Teradata
6 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
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