The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Reading region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within IBM Cognos.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 127 125 105
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -20
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 7 10 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.30% 0.44% 1.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.57% 0.85% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 20
Average salary £50,000 £75,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +57.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £41,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1220 1183 1084
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 52.11% 52.37% 48.54%
Number of salaries quoted 849 906 941
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cognos
Berkshire

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 23 July 2014.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Reading

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 25 (86.21%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (79.31%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (65.52%) ETL
4 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
5 16 (55.17%) SQL
5 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
6 14 (48.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (37.93%) MS Excel
8 10 (34.48%) Data Modelling
9 9 (31.03%) T-SQL
9 9 (31.03%) Systems Analysis
10 8 (27.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 8 (27.59%) Kimball Methodology
10 8 (27.59%) Star Schema
11 6 (20.69%) Cognos Report Studio
11 6 (20.69%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 6 (20.69%) Cognos Transformer
12 4 (13.79%) Business Objects
12 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
12 4 (13.79%) Analytics
12 4 (13.79%) Dimensional Modelling
13 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (10.34%) Change Control
13 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
13 3 (10.34%) HTML
13 3 (10.34%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
13 3 (10.34%) Finance

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (6.90%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.90%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (37.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (6.90%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Google App Engine
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.90%) Heroku
1 2 (6.90%) Google Apps
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (79.31%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
3 14 (48.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (27.59%) Star Schema
5 6 (20.69%) Cognos Report Studio
5 6 (20.69%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 6 (20.69%) Cognos Transformer
6 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
7 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (6.90%) Data Mart
8 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (6.90%) OLAP
8 2 (6.90%) OLTP
8 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
8 2 (6.90%) Redis
8 2 (6.90%) MySQL
8 2 (6.90%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
1 2 (6.90%) PhantomJS
1 2 (6.90%) Sinon.JS
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Advertising
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Developer
2 10 (34.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Cognos Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Designer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Business Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Cognos BI Developer
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (3.45%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) HTML
2 2 (6.90%) .NET
2 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.90%) COM
2 2 (6.90%) SOAP
2 2 (6.90%) XML
2 2 (6.90%) JSON
2 2 (6.90%) Django
2 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (6.90%) HTML5
2 2 (6.90%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (6.90%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (6.90%) Sass
2 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (6.90%) Durandal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.90%) Data Extraction
1 2 (6.90%) Data Integration
1 2 (6.90%) Visualisation
1 2 (6.90%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) UNIX
1 2 (6.90%) Mac OS X
1 2 (6.90%) Debian
1 2 (6.90%) Ubuntu
1 2 (6.90%) Android
1 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (65.52%) ETL
3 10 (34.48%) Data Modelling
4 9 (31.03%) Systems Analysis
5 8 (27.59%) Kimball Methodology
6 4 (13.79%) Analytics
6 4 (13.79%) Dimensional Modelling
7 3 (10.34%) Change Control
7 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.90%) MVC
8 2 (6.90%) Migration
8 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.90%) TDD
8 2 (6.90%) Data Management
8 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (6.90%) BDD
8 2 (6.90%) Data Migration
8 2 (6.90%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (3.45%) Revenue Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) SQL
2 9 (31.03%) T-SQL
3 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) PHP
4 2 (6.90%) Delphi
4 2 (6.90%) Java
4 2 (6.90%) VB
4 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Business Objects
3 3 (10.34%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (6.90%) Teradata
4 2 (6.90%) Capita
4 2 (6.90%) Google
4 2 (6.90%) Akamai
4 2 (6.90%) Tableau
4 2 (6.90%) Adobe
4 2 (6.90%) Genesys
4 2 (6.90%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (6.90%) IBM
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle
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