The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 70 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.18% 0.56% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 1.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Cognos
Northamptonshire

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

Vendors Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
282 236 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 50.54% 43.95% 41.55%
Number of salaries quoted 188 228 185
Average salary £38,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Cognos
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Northampton

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 11 (91.67%) SQL
1 11 (91.67%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (58.33%) Google
3 7 (58.33%) QlikView
3 7 (58.33%) JDA
3 7 (58.33%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
3 7 (58.33%) MS Access
3 7 (58.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (58.33%) Google Apps
3 7 (58.33%) Data Transformation
3 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (58.33%) Qlik Sense
4 5 (41.67%) Google Apps Script
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (33.33%) Coaching
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) Retail
6 3 (25.00%) User Experience
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
7 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
7 1 (8.33%) Big Data
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (8.33%) Apache Pig

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 (8.33%) Apache Pig
1 1 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Google Apps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (58.33%) MS Access
1 7 (58.33%) Qlik Sense
1 7 (58.33%) QlikView
2 4 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
3 1 (8.33%) Big Data
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (8.33%) Impala
3 1 (8.33%) Power BI
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Data Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Applications Support
4 3 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Support Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Supply Chain Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Report Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Reporting Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (8.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (58.33%) Data Transformation
3 7 (58.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (33.33%) Coaching
4 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (8.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) Google Apps Script
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Google
1 7 (58.33%) JDA
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Ab Initio
3 1 (8.33%) Informatica
3 1 (8.33%) Teradata