The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 81 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 9 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.94% 0.16% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.33% 0.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Average salary £43,000 £30,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.98% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £44,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.12% +4.11%
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 Northamptonshire region.

Vendors Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
386 298 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 40.46% 46.78% 46.84%
Number of salaries quoted 345 257 283
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Cognos
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Cognos
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Cognos
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
Northampton -24 2 £43,750 +43.44%
Cognos
East Midlands

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) Data Modelling
2 10 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (64.29%) SAS
3 9 (64.29%) Finance
3 9 (64.29%) Teradata
4 8 (57.14%) UNIX
5 7 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (50.00%) Data Management
5 7 (50.00%) Hadoop
6 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
7 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
7 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (21.43%) NHS
7 3 (21.43%) Banking
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
7 3 (21.43%) Degree
7 3 (21.43%) QA
7 3 (21.43%) QlikView
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 2 (14.29%) MS Access
8 2 (14.29%) CRM
8 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (14.29%) RFID
8 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
8 2 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (14.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 2 (14.29%) Data Quality
8 2 (14.29%) Mobile App

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (64.29%) SAS
2 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (21.43%) QlikView
3 2 (14.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) MS Access
4 1 (7.14%) Base SAS
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (21.43%) Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Data Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Data Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Information Manager
4 2 (14.29%) IT Director
5 1 (7.14%) SAS Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) SAS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SAS Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) NHS
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Data Modelling
1 10 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (50.00%) Data Management
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) Line Management
5 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
2 2 (14.29%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Teradata
2 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (7.14%) Tableau