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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cognos
UK / Scotland
Rank 121 96 132
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +36
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 11 53 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.49% 1.83% 0.95%
As % of the Vendors category 1.12% 4.29% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 8 36 15
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +35.71%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
984 1236 1154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 43.83% 42.75% 39.31%
Number of salaries quoted 634 764 769
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £59,250
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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 -27 6 £48,750 +2.63% 1
Glasgow -29 3 £51,250 +7.89%
Inverclyde - 1 £37,500 -
Cognos
UK

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 19 (82.61%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (73.91%) SQL
3 13 (56.52%) Oracle
4 12 (52.17%) Finance
4 12 (52.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 10 (43.48%) PL/SQL
5 10 (43.48%) Oracle Database
6 9 (39.13%) Oracle BI EE
6 9 (39.13%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (34.78%) SOA
7 8 (34.78%) Oracle EBS
7 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (30.43%) Oracle APEX
8 7 (30.43%) JSON
8 7 (30.43%) RESTful
8 7 (30.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (30.43%) Oracle Applications
8 7 (30.43%) Shell Script
8 7 (30.43%) Linux
8 7 (30.43%) Web Services
8 7 (30.43%) XML
8 7 (30.43%) Java
9 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
9 6 (26.09%) ERP
9 6 (26.09%) Hyperion
9 6 (26.09%) Oracle Discoverer
9 6 (26.09%) Oracle Workflow
9 6 (26.09%) Workflow
9 6 (26.09%) HFM
9 6 (26.09%) General Ledger

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 7 (30.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (21.74%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
1 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 8 (34.78%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (30.43%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (26.09%) HFM
4 6 (26.09%) Oracle Assets
4 6 (26.09%) Oracle Cash Management
4 6 (26.09%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (26.09%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 6 (26.09%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (26.09%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle Database
2 9 (39.13%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (39.13%) Oracle BI EE
3 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (26.09%) Oracle Discoverer
4 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
5 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (17.39%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (13.04%) DB2
7 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
7 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
8 2 (8.70%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 2 (8.70%) Cognos Report Studio
8 2 (8.70%) DataStage
8 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (8.70%) QlikView
9 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
9 1 (4.35%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) General Ledger
3 5 (21.74%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
4 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Cognos Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Cognos BI Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Cognos Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) E-Business Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Information Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Information Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Cognos Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) E-Business Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) JSON
1 7 (30.43%) RESTful
1 7 (30.43%) Web Services
1 7 (30.43%) XML
2 1 (4.35%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (13.04%) Data Integration
1 3 (13.04%) Reference Data
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (34.78%) SOA
3 6 (26.09%) Cash Management
3 6 (26.09%) ERP
3 6 (26.09%) Workflow
4 5 (21.74%) Analytics
4 5 (21.74%) Data Management
4 5 (21.74%) Data Modelling
4 5 (21.74%) ETL
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) ETL Development
5 3 (13.04%) Master Data Management
5 3 (13.04%) Software Delivery
5 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
6 2 (8.70%) Data Analytics
6 2 (8.70%) Data Architecture
6 2 (8.70%) Information Architecture
6 2 (8.70%) Investment Management
6 2 (8.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) SQL
2 10 (43.48%) PL/SQL
3 7 (30.43%) Java
3 7 (30.43%) Shell Script
4 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.35%) R
5 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) Data Quality
2 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Oracle
2 6 (26.09%) Hyperion
3 5 (21.74%) MicroStrategy
4 4 (17.39%) IBM
5 3 (13.04%) Tableau
6 2 (8.70%) SAP
7 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
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