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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 119 132 135
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 13 31 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.55% 1.00% 0.95%
As % of the Vendors category 1.25% 2.43% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 14
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +23.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -5.55%
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
1044 1276 1293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 44.54% 41.31% 39.74%
Number of salaries quoted 655 826 820
Median salary £40,000 £41,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.19% +4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £57,500
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 3 December 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 3 December 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
Edinburgh +6 6 £48,750 +2.63% 2
Glasgow -9 3 £51,250 +7.89% 2
Inverclyde - 3 £37,500 -
Cognos
UK

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 33 (80.49%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (60.98%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 24 (58.54%) Finance
4 22 (53.66%) SQL
5 14 (34.15%) Oracle
5 14 (34.15%) Cognos TM1
6 11 (26.83%) Data Modelling
7 10 (24.39%) ETL
7 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
7 10 (24.39%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (24.39%) PL/SQL
7 10 (24.39%) MS Office
7 10 (24.39%) MS PowerPoint
7 10 (24.39%) Cognos Controller
7 10 (24.39%) Performance Management
7 10 (24.39%) Oracle Database
8 9 (21.95%) Analytics
8 9 (21.95%) Oracle BI EE
8 9 (21.95%) Hyperion
8 9 (21.95%) IBM
9 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
9 8 (19.51%) Java
9 8 (19.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (17.07%) HFM
10 7 (17.07%) Banking
10 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (17.07%) Data Analytics
10 7 (17.07%) Data Quality
10 7 (17.07%) Oracle EBS
10 7 (17.07%) SOA

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 6 (14.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (12.20%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (12.20%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
1 10 (24.39%) MS Office
1 10 (24.39%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (12.20%) SPSS
3 2 (4.88%) MS Project
3 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 25 (60.98%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 14 (34.15%) Cognos TM1
3 10 (24.39%) Cognos Controller
4 7 (17.07%) HFM
4 7 (17.07%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (14.63%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (12.20%) Oracle Assets
6 5 (12.20%) Oracle Cash Management
6 5 (12.20%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (12.20%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 5 (12.20%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (12.20%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (24.39%) Oracle Database
2 9 (21.95%) Oracle BI EE
3 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
3 8 (19.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (14.63%) RDBMS
5 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
6 5 (12.20%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (12.20%) Data Mining
6 5 (12.20%) Oracle Discoverer
7 4 (9.76%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 4 (9.76%) Cognos Query Studio
7 4 (9.76%) Cognos Report Studio
8 3 (7.32%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 3 (7.32%) DataStage
9 2 (4.88%) ActiveReports
9 2 (4.88%) Data Mart
9 2 (4.88%) DB2
9 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (58.54%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Banking
3 5 (12.20%) General Ledger
3 5 (12.20%) Marketing
4 1 (2.44%) Law
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Analyst
2 14 (34.15%) Developer
3 10 (24.39%) Accountant
3 10 (24.39%) Systems Accountant
4 8 (19.51%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (17.07%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 7 (17.07%) Financial Analyst
6 6 (14.63%) Cognos Developer
6 6 (14.63%) Oracle Developer
6 6 (14.63%) TM1 Analyst
7 5 (12.20%) Data Analyst
7 5 (12.20%) Marketing Analyst
7 5 (12.20%) Marketing Data Analyst
8 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (9.76%) Consultant
9 3 (7.32%) Cognos BI Developer
10 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 2 (4.88%) Cognos BI Consultant
10 2 (4.88%) E-Business Developer
10 2 (4.88%) Financial Accountant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) JSON
1 6 (14.63%) RESTful
1 6 (14.63%) Web Services
1 6 (14.63%) XML
2 4 (9.76%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.76%) Reference Data
2 4 (9.76%) Visualisation
3 3 (7.32%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Linux
2 3 (7.32%) Unix
3 2 (4.88%) Windows
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (80.49%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (26.83%) Data Modelling
3 10 (24.39%) ETL
3 10 (24.39%) Performance Management
4 9 (21.95%) Analytics
5 7 (17.07%) Data Analytics
5 7 (17.07%) SOA
6 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (14.63%) Data Management
7 5 (12.20%) Cash Management
7 5 (12.20%) Customer Insight
7 5 (12.20%) ERP
7 5 (12.20%) Workflow
8 4 (9.76%) Master Data Management
8 4 (9.76%) Software Delivery
8 4 (9.76%) Waterfall
9 3 (7.32%) DRM
9 3 (7.32%) ETL Development
9 3 (7.32%) Quality Management
9 3 (7.32%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (53.66%) SQL
2 10 (24.39%) PL/SQL
3 8 (19.51%) Java
4 6 (14.63%) Shell Script
5 5 (12.20%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.44%) R
7 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.88%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) Oracle
2 9 (21.95%) Hyperion
2 9 (21.95%) IBM
3 5 (12.20%) MicroStrategy
4 4 (9.76%) Anaplan
4 4 (9.76%) Tableau
5 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.32%) SAP
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