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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 77 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 5 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.67% 0.40% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.32% 0.93% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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 Northamptonshire region.

Vendors Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
379 324 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 50.87% 43.14% 45.42%
Number of salaries quoted 263 307 287
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
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 8 February 2016. 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
Kettering - 3 £37,500 -
Northampton -4 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Cognos
East Midlands

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 11 (64.71%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (58.82%) Finance
4 9 (52.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (47.06%) JDA
5 8 (47.06%) MS Access
5 8 (47.06%) Google
5 8 (47.06%) QlikView
5 8 (47.06%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (47.06%) Google Apps
5 8 (47.06%) Data Transformation
5 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (47.06%) Qlik Sense
6 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
6 7 (41.18%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (35.29%) Google Apps Script
8 5 (29.41%) Coaching
8 5 (29.41%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (23.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (23.53%) HFM
9 4 (23.53%) Cognos Controller
9 4 (23.53%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (23.53%) Oracle
9 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
9 4 (23.53%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (23.53%) Essbase
10 3 (17.65%) VBA
10 3 (17.65%) ITIL
10 3 (17.65%) Microsoft

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 1 (5.88%) Apache Pig
1 1 (5.88%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Cognos Controller
1 4 (23.53%) HFM
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (5.88%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) Google Apps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) MS Access
1 8 (47.06%) Qlik Sense
1 8 (47.06%) QlikView
2 7 (41.18%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (23.53%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (23.53%) Essbase
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.88%) Apache Hive
4 1 (5.88%) Big Data
4 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.88%) Impala
4 1 (5.88%) OLAP
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (5.88%) Power BI
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Data Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Performance Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (17.65%) Applications Support
4 3 (17.65%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Supply Chain Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Essbase Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Report Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Reporting Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Accountant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.88%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (52.94%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (47.06%) Data Transformation
3 8 (47.06%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (29.41%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (29.41%) Coaching
4 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.88%) Data Management
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) Google Apps Script
3 3 (17.65%) VBA
4 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ACCA
1 2 (11.76%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Google
1 8 (47.06%) JDA
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) Ab Initio
4 1 (5.88%) Hyperion
4 1 (5.88%) Informatica
4 1 (5.88%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) Teradata