The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 140 135 140
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 19 34 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.61% 0.98% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 1.54% 2.26% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 10
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £54,050
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
Cognos
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1230 1507 1434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.74% 43.42% 49.04%
Number of salaries quoted 775 969 876
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Cognos
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Scotland

Cognos
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Scotland

Cognos
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
Glasgow +5 11 £43,500 +5.45% 1
Edinburgh +9 8 £27,500 -50.00%
Cognos
UK

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 33 (66.00%) Business Intelligence
2 32 (64.00%) Finance
3 28 (56.00%) Oracle
4 22 (44.00%) Oracle Database
5 21 (42.00%) UNIX
6 19 (38.00%) ITIL
6 19 (38.00%) SQL Server
7 17 (34.00%) Sybase
8 16 (32.00%) Degree
8 16 (32.00%) VBA
8 16 (32.00%) MS Excel
9 15 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (28.00%) Java
10 14 (28.00%) Hibernate
11 13 (26.00%) jQuery
11 13 (26.00%) JSF
11 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
11 13 (26.00%) VB
11 13 (26.00%) WebLogic
11 13 (26.00%) JBoss
11 13 (26.00%) JSP
11 13 (26.00%) SOAP
11 13 (26.00%) Struts
11 13 (26.00%) JBoss Seam
11 13 (26.00%) Java EE 5
11 13 (26.00%) RichFaces
11 13 (26.00%) REST
11 13 (26.00%) JAX-RS
12 12 (24.00%) DMZ
12 12 (24.00%) Firewall

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 13 (26.00%) WebLogic
1 13 (26.00%) JBoss
2 9 (18.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (18.00%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (32.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.00%) SPSS
3 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (12.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (2.00%) SAP CO
3 1 (2.00%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (2.00%) SAP SD
3 1 (2.00%) SAP R/3
3 1 (2.00%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.00%) DMZ
1 12 (24.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (44.00%) Oracle Database
2 19 (38.00%) SQL Server
3 15 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 10 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 9 (18.00%) Oracle BI EE
6 8 (16.00%) Big Data
7 7 (14.00%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (10.00%) DataStage
9 4 (8.00%) DB2
9 4 (8.00%) SAP BW
10 3 (6.00%) SAP HANA
10 3 (6.00%) OLAP
10 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (6.00%) Oracle OLAP
10 3 (6.00%) BusinessObjects XI
10 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (4.00%) Data Mart
12 1 (2.00%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) ERwin
2 1 (2.00%) Subversion
2 1 (2.00%) Maven
2 1 (2.00%) MagicDraw
2 1 (2.00%) Hudson
2 1 (2.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
General
1 32 (64.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 28 (56.00%) Analyst
2 23 (46.00%) Support Analyst
3 17 (34.00%) Applications Support
4 16 (32.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Designer
6 4 (8.00%) Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Data Architect
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (4.00%) Programmer
8 2 (4.00%) Business Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Consultant
8 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Data Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Designer
8 2 (4.00%) Lead Analyst Programmer
8 2 (4.00%) Lead Programmer
8 2 (4.00%) Data Programmer
8 2 (4.00%) Data Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.00%) Hibernate
2 13 (26.00%) JSP
2 13 (26.00%) SOAP
2 13 (26.00%) Struts
2 13 (26.00%) jQuery
2 13 (26.00%) JBoss Seam
2 13 (26.00%) Java EE 5
2 13 (26.00%) RichFaces
2 13 (26.00%) REST
2 13 (26.00%) JAX-RS
2 13 (26.00%) JSF
3 11 (22.00%) .NET
4 5 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.00%) Apache Flex
5 1 (2.00%) J2EE
5 1 (2.00%) Spring
5 1 (2.00%) Web Services
5 1 (2.00%) JMS
5 1 (2.00%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.00%) Reference Data
3 3 (6.00%) Social Media
4 2 (4.00%) iPad
4 2 (4.00%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.00%) FMCG
5 1 (2.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (66.00%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (38.00%) ITIL
3 11 (22.00%) CRM
4 8 (16.00%) ETL
5 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (14.00%) Data Analysis
6 6 (12.00%) Data Management
6 6 (12.00%) Quality Management
6 6 (12.00%) Release Management
6 6 (12.00%) Waterfall
6 6 (12.00%) Master Data Management
7 5 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 5 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (8.00%) Business Analysis
8 4 (8.00%) Migration
8 4 (8.00%) Performance Management
8 4 (8.00%) Analytics
8 4 (8.00%) Change Control
9 3 (6.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.00%) VBA
2 14 (28.00%) Java
3 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (26.00%) VB
4 11 (22.00%) SQL
5 6 (12.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.00%) C
7 1 (2.00%) ABAP
7 1 (2.00%) XQuery
7 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (32.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 28 (56.00%) Oracle
2 17 (34.00%) Sybase
3 11 (22.00%) SAP
3 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (20.00%) Business Objects
5 6 (12.00%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (6.00%) Teradata
6 3 (6.00%) Informatica
7 2 (4.00%) IBM
8 1 (2.00%) Hyperion
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