The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 85 87 83
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 5 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.50% 0.098% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 1.26% 0.23% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 6
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
Cognos
Nottinghamshire

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

Vendors Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
397 440 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 39.31% 43.22% 53.59%
Number of salaries quoted 300 373 446
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Cognos
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Nottingham

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 8 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (50.00%) Star Schema
4 4 (40.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 4 (40.00%) Cognos Report Studio
4 4 (40.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 4 (40.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 4 (40.00%) MicroStrategy
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) Business Objects
5 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (30.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
6 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (20.00%) REST
6 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Engineering
6 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Retail
6 2 (20.00%) Introscope
6 2 (20.00%) JMeter
6 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (20.00%) Spotfire
6 2 (20.00%) RIA
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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.

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (50.00%) Star Schema
3 4 (40.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 4 (40.00%) Cognos Report Studio
3 4 (40.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (20.00%) Spotfire
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
6 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (10.00%) Big Data
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (10.00%) Informix
6 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (10.00%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (20.00%) Introscope
1 2 (20.00%) JMeter
General
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Developer Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Report Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Cognos Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Report Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Test Manager
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Manager
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Test Manager
5 2 (20.00%) Test Leader
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Test Leader
5 2 (20.00%) MI Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Data Manager
6 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) SOAP
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
1 2 (20.00%) JMS
1 2 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) RIA
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (20.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Benchmarking
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (30.00%) Business Objects
4 2 (20.00%) SAP
4 2 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) CA
4 2 (20.00%) Informatica
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) Sybase
5 1 (10.00%) Teradata
5 1 (10.00%) Tableau