The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 140 128 103
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -25
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 4 8 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.16% 0.35% 1.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.67% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 17
Average salary £52,500 £75,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £75,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £77,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
Cognos
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1324 1196 985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 52.94% 52.32% 47.33%
Number of salaries quoted 934 900 824
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Cognos
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Reading

Cognos
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the Reading region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Reading

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 18 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (80.95%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (71.43%) ETL
4 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
4 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
5 12 (57.14%) SQL
5 12 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (38.10%) Systems Analysis
7 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 6 (28.57%) T-SQL
9 5 (23.81%) Data Modelling
9 5 (23.81%) Analytics
10 4 (19.05%) Dimensional Modelling
10 4 (19.05%) Cognos Report Studio
10 4 (19.05%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 4 (19.05%) Cognos Transformer
11 3 (14.29%) Star Schema
11 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (14.29%) Degree
11 3 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
12 2 (9.52%) Delphi
12 2 (9.52%) HTML
12 2 (9.52%) Java
12 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
12 2 (9.52%) PHP
12 2 (9.52%) VB

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
1 2 (9.52%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (9.52%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Google App Engine
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.52%) Heroku
1 2 (9.52%) Google Apps
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (80.95%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
3 12 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (19.05%) Cognos Report Studio
4 4 (19.05%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 4 (19.05%) Cognos Transformer
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (14.29%) Star Schema
6 2 (9.52%) MySQL
6 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (9.52%) OLAP
6 2 (9.52%) OLTP
6 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
6 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
6 2 (9.52%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (9.52%) Data Mart
6 2 (9.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
1 2 (9.52%) PhantomJS
1 2 (9.52%) Sinon.JS
2 1 (4.76%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (9.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Cognos Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Designer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Architect
6 2 (9.52%) ETL Developer
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Business Developer
7 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) HTML
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
1 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
1 2 (9.52%) COM
1 2 (9.52%) SOAP
1 2 (9.52%) XML
1 2 (9.52%) JSON
1 2 (9.52%) Django
1 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (9.52%) HTML5
1 2 (9.52%) Razor View Engine
1 2 (9.52%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (9.52%) Sass
1 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 2 (9.52%) Durandal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
1 2 (9.52%) Data Extraction
1 2 (9.52%) Data Integration
1 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
1 2 (9.52%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) UNIX
1 2 (9.52%) Mac OS X
1 2 (9.52%) Debian
1 2 (9.52%) Ubuntu
1 2 (9.52%) Android
1 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (71.43%) ETL
3 8 (38.10%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (23.81%) Data Modelling
4 5 (23.81%) Analytics
5 4 (19.05%) Dimensional Modelling
6 3 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
7 2 (9.52%) BDD
7 2 (9.52%) Change Control
7 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
7 2 (9.52%) MVC
7 2 (9.52%) Migration
7 2 (9.52%) TDD
7 2 (9.52%) Data Management
8 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (9.52%) VB
3 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
3 2 (9.52%) Delphi
3 2 (9.52%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) PHP
4 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Adobe
2 2 (9.52%) Genesys
2 2 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (9.52%) Teradata
2 2 (9.52%) Capita
2 2 (9.52%) Google
2 2 (9.52%) Akamai
2 2 (9.52%) Tableau
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Business Objects
2 2 (9.52%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) Talend
3 1 (4.76%) Informatica