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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 118 128 156
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +28
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 37 39 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.28% 1.24% 0.75%
As % of the Vendors category 2.76% 2.95% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 29 31 15
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £36,600 £42,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £79,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
1342 1321 1586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 46.45% 41.99% 42.62%
Number of salaries quoted 746 895 1030
Median salary £41,624 £42,500 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +4.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Cognos as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 July 2016.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Scotland

Cognos
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -2 28 £47,500 - 1
Edinburgh -2 9 £45,000 -40.00%
Cognos
UK

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing Cognos also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 74 (92.50%) Business Intelligence
2 62 (77.50%) Finance
3 33 (41.25%) SQL
4 31 (38.75%) BusinessObjects
5 29 (36.25%) Oracle
5 29 (36.25%) Data Warehouse
6 27 (33.75%) Cognos TM1
7 25 (31.25%) Oracle BI EE
8 23 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (27.50%) SQL Server
9 22 (27.50%) SAP
10 20 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 19 (23.75%) Data Analysis
11 19 (23.75%) MS Office
11 19 (23.75%) MS Excel
11 19 (23.75%) ETL
12 18 (22.50%) Cognos Controller
13 17 (21.25%) Performance Management
13 17 (21.25%) Asset Management
14 16 (20.00%) Degree
15 15 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
15 15 (18.75%) Unix
15 15 (18.75%) Java
15 15 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
16 14 (17.50%) Data Modelling
16 14 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (16.25%) Oracle Database
17 13 (16.25%) Shell Script
17 13 (16.25%) VBA
17 13 (16.25%) J2EE

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (23.75%) MS Excel
1 19 (23.75%) MS Office
2 15 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (6.25%) SPSS
4 2 (2.50%) MS Project
4 2 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (33.75%) Cognos TM1
2 20 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 18 (22.50%) Cognos Controller
4 7 (8.75%) HFM
5 4 (5.00%) Hyperion Planning
5 4 (5.00%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (38.75%) BusinessObjects
2 29 (36.25%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (31.25%) Oracle BI EE
4 22 (27.50%) SQL Server
5 15 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
6 13 (16.25%) BusinessObjects XI
6 13 (16.25%) Oracle Database
7 12 (15.00%) MarkLogic
7 12 (15.00%) Sybase ASE
8 11 (13.75%) DataStage
9 7 (8.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (7.50%) BODI
10 6 (7.50%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (7.50%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (7.50%) Oracle ODI
10 6 (7.50%) PowerCenter
10 6 (7.50%) Relational Database
11 5 (6.25%) RDBMS
12 4 (5.00%) Data Mining
12 4 (5.00%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 12 (15.00%) Maven
2 4 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.75%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.25%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.25%) JUnit
General
1 62 (77.50%) Finance
2 13 (16.25%) Banking
3 4 (5.00%) Marketing
4 1 (1.25%) Back Office
4 1 (1.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 34 (42.50%) Developer
2 25 (31.25%) Analyst
3 18 (22.50%) Accountant
3 18 (22.50%) Systems Accountant
4 16 (20.00%) Consultant
5 14 (17.50%) Systems Analyst
6 12 (15.00%) Java Developer
7 11 (13.75%) Finance Systems Analyst
7 11 (13.75%) Financial Analyst
7 11 (13.75%) Oracle Developer
7 11 (13.75%) Report Developer
7 11 (13.75%) Senior Developer
7 11 (13.75%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 10 (12.50%) TM1 Analyst
9 9 (11.25%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 7 (8.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 6 (7.50%) Business Consultant
12 4 (5.00%) Cognos Developer
12 4 (5.00%) Data Analyst
12 4 (5.00%) Hyperion Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.25%) J2EE
1 13 (16.25%) Spring
2 12 (15.00%) Apache Flex
2 12 (15.00%) FpML
2 12 (15.00%) Hibernate
2 12 (15.00%) JMS
2 12 (15.00%) Web Services
3 4 (5.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.75%) Visualisation
3 4 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.50%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.50%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.25%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.25%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.25%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.75%) Unix
2 2 (2.50%) Windows
2 2 (2.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (92.50%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (23.75%) Data Analysis
3 19 (23.75%) ETL
4 17 (21.25%) Asset Management
4 17 (21.25%) Performance Management
5 14 (17.50%) Data Modelling
6 13 (16.25%) TDD
7 12 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (12.50%) Open Source
8 10 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
8 10 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
9 9 (11.25%) Data Management
9 9 (11.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (8.75%) Analytics
10 7 (8.75%) Business Analysis
10 7 (8.75%) Dimensional Modelling
10 7 (8.75%) Software Delivery
11 6 (7.50%) Data Analytics
11 6 (7.50%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (41.25%) SQL
2 15 (18.75%) Java
3 13 (16.25%) Shell Script
3 13 (16.25%) VBA
4 12 (15.00%) XQuery
5 4 (5.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (5.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.50%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.25%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) Control-M
Vendors
1 29 (36.25%) Oracle
2 22 (27.50%) SAP
3 12 (15.00%) Sybase
4 11 (13.75%) Anaplan
4 11 (13.75%) Hyperion
5 9 (11.25%) IBM
6 8 (10.00%) Informatica
6 8 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (10.00%) Tableau
7 6 (7.50%) MicroStrategy
7 6 (7.50%) Teradata
8 3 (3.75%) Talend
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