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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 86 85 82
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 9 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.88% 0.20% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 2.26% 0.47% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 3
Average salary £50,000 £38,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.71% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
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
399 424 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 39.00% 43.00% 53.31%
Number of salaries quoted 288 367 414
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,300 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 22 August 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%) 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
6 2 (20.00%) CA Wily

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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%) Spotfire
5 2 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
6 1 (10.00%) Informix
6 1 (10.00%) VLDB
6 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
6 1 (10.00%) Big Data
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Introscope
1 2 (20.00%) JMeter
1 2 (20.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Developer Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Report Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Cognos Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Report Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Manager
5 2 (20.00%) Test Manager
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Test Manager
5 2 (20.00%) MI Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Test Leader
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Test Leader
6 1 (10.00%) Business Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Data Manager
6 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) REST
1 2 (20.00%) SOAP
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
1 2 (20.00%) JMS
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (20.00%) RIA
2 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (20.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (10.00%) Statistics
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Benchmarking
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
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%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) CA
4 2 (20.00%) Informatica
4 2 (20.00%) SAP
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) Sybase
5 1 (10.00%) Teradata
5 1 (10.00%) Tableau