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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 123 142 89
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -53
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 43 31 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.29% 0.83% 2.26%
As % of the Vendors category 3.16% 1.92% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 29 13 47
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £42,100 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £54,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -0.56%
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
1362 1616 1482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.85% 43.27% 48.62%
Number of salaries quoted 879 991 982
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,600 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +11 34 £47,500 - 2
Edinburgh +11 18 £47,500 - 2
Inverclyde - 2 £38,750 -
Cognos
UK

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 45 (67.16%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (49.25%) SQL
2 33 (49.25%) Finance
3 30 (44.78%) BusinessObjects
4 26 (38.81%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (35.82%) Oracle
5 24 (35.82%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (34.33%) Relational Database
6 23 (34.33%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (32.84%) ETL
7 22 (32.84%) SAS
8 21 (31.34%) MicroStrategy
9 20 (29.85%) Oracle BI EE
10 19 (28.36%) Big Data
10 19 (28.36%) SQL Server
11 17 (25.37%) Analytics
12 16 (23.88%) SAP
12 16 (23.88%) Java
13 15 (22.39%) Data Management
13 15 (22.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 15 (22.39%) Performance Tuning
14 14 (20.90%) Talend
14 14 (20.90%) Talend Open Studio
14 14 (20.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 14 (20.90%) PRINCE2
15 13 (19.40%) Quality Management
15 13 (19.40%) Scrum
15 13 (19.40%) Waterfall
15 13 (19.40%) Software Delivery
16 12 (17.91%) QlikView

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 22 (32.84%) SAS
2 6 (8.96%) Apache Pig
3 5 (7.46%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (10.45%) SPSS
2 5 (7.46%) MS Office
3 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Cognos TM1
2 5 (7.46%) Hyperion Planning
2 5 (7.46%) SAP BPC
2 5 (7.46%) HFM
3 4 (5.97%) CA PPM
4 1 (1.49%) SAP SD
4 1 (1.49%) SAP R/3
4 1 (1.49%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.49%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.49%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (7.46%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (7.46%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (7.46%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (2.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (44.78%) BusinessObjects
2 23 (34.33%) Data Warehouse
2 23 (34.33%) Relational Database
3 20 (29.85%) Oracle BI EE
4 19 (28.36%) Big Data
4 19 (28.36%) SQL Server
5 15 (22.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (20.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (17.91%) QlikView
8 10 (14.93%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 10 (14.93%) Cognos Query Studio
8 10 (14.93%) Cognos Analysis Studio
9 9 (13.43%) Oracle Database
9 9 (13.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (13.43%) RDBMS
10 8 (11.94%) Hadoop
10 8 (11.94%) NoSQL
11 7 (10.45%) Pentaho
12 6 (8.96%) Apache Hive
12 6 (8.96%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (20.90%) Talend Open Studio
2 6 (8.96%) Maven
3 5 (7.46%) JIRA
3 5 (7.46%) Oracle Forms
General
1 33 (49.25%) Finance
2 8 (11.94%) Banking
3 5 (7.46%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.97%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.49%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.49%) German Language
Job Titles
1 29 (43.28%) Developer
2 15 (22.39%) Consultant
3 10 (14.93%) Analyst
4 9 (13.43%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 8 (11.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 7 (10.45%) Business Analyst
6 7 (10.45%) Big Data Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Designer
7 5 (7.46%) Big Data Architect
7 5 (7.46%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
7 5 (7.46%) Hyperion Consultant
7 5 (7.46%) Cognos Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.46%) Java Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Data Architect
7 5 (7.46%) Architect
8 4 (5.97%) Project Manager
8 4 (5.97%) SAP Project Manager
8 4 (5.97%) Applications Developer
8 4 (5.97%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.43%) Web Services
2 6 (8.96%) JMS
2 6 (8.96%) FpML
2 6 (8.96%) Hibernate
2 6 (8.96%) Spring
2 6 (8.96%) Apache Flex
3 5 (7.46%) MLlib
4 4 (5.97%) .NET
5 2 (2.99%) J2EE
5 2 (2.99%) XML
6 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (35.82%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (14.93%) FMCG
3 8 (11.94%) Visualisation
4 4 (5.97%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.99%) Data Extraction
6 2 (2.99%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.49%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.49%) Data Conversion
7 1 (1.49%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.49%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.93%) UNIX
2 6 (8.96%) Linux
3 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (67.16%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (38.81%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (32.84%) ETL
4 17 (25.37%) Analytics
5 15 (22.39%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (22.39%) Data Management
6 14 (20.90%) PRINCE2
7 13 (19.40%) Quality Management
7 13 (19.40%) Scrum
7 13 (19.40%) Waterfall
7 13 (19.40%) Software Delivery
8 12 (17.91%) Migration
9 11 (16.42%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (16.42%) Data Migration
9 11 (16.42%) Open Source
10 9 (13.43%) Data Analytics
11 8 (11.94%) Enterprise Data Management
11 8 (11.94%) Time Management
12 7 (10.45%) Big Data Analytics
13 6 (8.96%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 33 (49.25%) SQL
2 16 (23.88%) Java
3 7 (10.45%) R
4 6 (8.96%) Python
4 6 (8.96%) XQuery
4 6 (8.96%) Shell Script
5 5 (7.46%) Perl
5 5 (7.46%) PHP
6 4 (5.97%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.49%) ABAP
7 1 (1.49%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (11.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 8 (11.94%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.48%) Degree
3 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.49%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.49%) HDFS
2 1 (1.49%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.99%) MOM
Vendors
1 24 (35.82%) Oracle
2 21 (31.34%) MicroStrategy
3 16 (23.88%) SAP
4 14 (20.90%) Talend
5 10 (14.93%) Informatica
5 10 (14.93%) Vertica
6 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
7 7 (10.45%) Hyperion
8 6 (8.96%) Sybase
8 6 (8.96%) Anaplan
8 6 (8.96%) Teradata
8 6 (8.96%) Netezza
9 5 (7.46%) Greenplum
9 5 (7.46%) Pega
10 4 (5.97%) CA
11 1 (1.49%) Cisco
11 1 (1.49%) IBM
11 1 (1.49%) Tableau
11 1 (1.49%) DataFlux
11 1 (1.49%) Ab Initio
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30, 000 - £65,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 + full range of benefits
Posted: 6 days ago