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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 115 136 158
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +22
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 44 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.56% 0.78% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 3.44% 1.90% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 27 22 12
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,740 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £72,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.59% -3.33%
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
1279 1264 1618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.45% 40.88% 41.78%
Number of salaries quoted 714 808 1063
Median salary £44,500 £44,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.55% +11.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 May 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 May 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 -1 26 £47,500 -1.04%
Edinburgh +18 16 £46,250 -7.50% 3
Aberdeen - 4 - -
Cognos
UK

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 91 (91.92%) Business Intelligence
2 63 (63.64%) Finance
3 62 (62.63%) BusinessObjects
4 58 (58.59%) Data Warehouse
5 42 (42.42%) ETL
6 38 (38.38%) SQL
7 37 (37.37%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
9 35 (35.35%) Oracle
10 31 (31.31%) Data Analysis
11 29 (29.29%) Oracle BI EE
12 26 (26.26%) Asset Management
12 26 (26.26%) Data Management
13 24 (24.24%) QlikView
14 23 (23.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 22 (22.22%) SQL Server
15 22 (22.22%) Oracle Database
16 21 (21.21%) Data Modelling
16 21 (21.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 21 (21.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 20 (20.20%) Enterprise Data Management
17 20 (20.20%) PRINCE2
17 20 (20.20%) SAP
17 20 (20.20%) DataStage
17 20 (20.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 20 (20.20%) Security Cleared
17 20 (20.20%) Talend Open Studio
17 20 (20.20%) Visualisation
17 20 (20.20%) Data Quality
17 20 (20.20%) Talend

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 (10.10%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.10%) MS Office
3 8 (8.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.01%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (13.13%) Cognos TM1
2 8 (8.08%) Cognos Controller
3 7 (7.07%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 5 (5.05%) HFM
5 4 (4.04%) Hyperion Planning
5 4 (4.04%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (62.63%) BusinessObjects
2 58 (58.59%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (29.29%) Oracle BI EE
4 24 (24.24%) QlikView
5 23 (23.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (22.22%) Oracle Database
6 22 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 21 (21.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 21 (21.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 20 (20.20%) DataStage
9 16 (16.16%) BODI
9 16 (16.16%) Oracle Database 10g
9 16 (16.16%) Oracle Database 11g
9 16 (16.16%) Oracle ODI
9 16 (16.16%) PowerCenter
10 14 (14.14%) BusinessObjects XI
10 14 (14.14%) Oracle Reports
11 13 (13.13%) MarkLogic
11 13 (13.13%) Sybase ASE
12 4 (4.04%) Hyperion Smart View
Development Applications
1 20 (20.20%) Talend Open Studio
2 13 (13.13%) Maven
3 4 (4.04%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.01%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.01%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.01%) JUnit
General
1 63 (63.64%) Finance
2 18 (18.18%) Banking
3 4 (4.04%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.02%) Publishing
5 1 (1.01%) Back Office
5 1 (1.01%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (55.56%) Developer
2 42 (42.42%) Consultant
3 36 (36.36%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 27 (27.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 15 (15.15%) Analyst
6 13 (13.13%) Java Developer
7 12 (12.12%) Business Consultant
7 12 (12.12%) Senior Developer
8 11 (11.11%) Report Developer
9 10 (10.10%) Oracle Developer
9 10 (10.10%) Senior Oracle Developer
10 8 (8.08%) Accountant
10 8 (8.08%) Systems Accountant
11 6 (6.06%) Analyst Developer
11 6 (6.06%) Systems Analyst
12 5 (5.05%) ETL Consultant
13 4 (4.04%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 4 (4.04%) Financial Analyst
13 4 (4.04%) Hyperion Consultant
13 4 (4.04%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.14%) J2EE
1 14 (14.14%) Spring
2 13 (13.13%) Apache Flex
2 13 (13.13%) FpML
2 13 (13.13%) Hibernate
2 13 (13.13%) JMS
2 13 (13.13%) Web Services
3 2 (2.02%) .NET
3 2 (2.02%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.02%) HTML
3 2 (2.02%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.20%) Visualisation
2 14 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.02%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.02%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.02%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.02%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.01%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.15%) Unix
2 2 (2.02%) Windows
3 1 (1.01%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (91.92%) Business Intelligence
2 42 (42.42%) ETL
3 37 (37.37%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 31 (31.31%) Data Analysis
6 26 (26.26%) Asset Management
6 26 (26.26%) Data Management
7 21 (21.21%) Data Modelling
8 20 (20.20%) Enterprise Data Management
8 20 (20.20%) PRINCE2
9 16 (16.16%) Dimensional Modelling
9 16 (16.16%) ETL Development
10 14 (14.14%) TDD
11 11 (11.11%) Open Source
11 11 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
11 11 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
11 11 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (7.07%) Business Analysis
12 7 (7.07%) Performance Management
12 7 (7.07%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 38 (38.38%) SQL
2 14 (14.14%) Java
2 14 (14.14%) Shell Script
3 13 (13.13%) XQuery
4 12 (12.12%) VBA
5 7 (7.07%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.02%) C#
6 2 (2.02%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.01%) C++
7 1 (1.01%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (20.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 20 (20.20%) Security Cleared
2 17 (17.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (20.20%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) Control-M
Vendors
1 35 (35.35%) Oracle
2 20 (20.20%) SAP
2 20 (20.20%) Talend
3 18 (18.18%) Informatica
4 16 (16.16%) Tableau
4 16 (16.16%) Teradata
5 13 (13.13%) Sybase
6 10 (10.10%) Microsoft
7 7 (7.07%) Anaplan
7 7 (7.07%) Hyperion
8 4 (4.04%) IBM
8 4 (4.04%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (4.04%) Pega
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