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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 128 110 134
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +24
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 34 50 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.00% 1.58% 0.82%
As % of the Vendors category 2.43% 3.34% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9 33 20
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £56,200 £55,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
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
1401 1498 1567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 41.32% 47.27% 49.20%
Number of salaries quoted 829 957 1048
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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 -4 27 £50,000 +19.04% 5
Edinburgh -22 7 £47,500 -13.63%
Cognos
UK

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 30 (52.63%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (49.12%) ITIL
3 27 (47.37%) Oracle
4 24 (42.11%) MS Excel
5 23 (40.35%) SharePoint
6 22 (38.60%) CRM
6 22 (38.60%) Microsoft
6 22 (38.60%) Finance
7 21 (36.84%) .NET
7 21 (36.84%) Dynamics CRM
7 21 (36.84%) Release Management
8 16 (28.07%) SQL
9 15 (26.32%) ETL
9 15 (26.32%) Oracle Database
10 14 (24.56%) SQL Server
11 13 (22.81%) UNIX
11 13 (22.81%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (19.30%) Business Objects
12 11 (19.30%) Java
13 10 (17.54%) Sybase
13 10 (17.54%) Data Modelling
14 9 (15.79%) Degree
15 8 (14.04%) Relational Database
15 8 (14.04%) Analytics
15 8 (14.04%) Hibernate
15 8 (14.04%) RDBMS
15 8 (14.04%) MicroStrategy
15 8 (14.04%) VBA
15 8 (14.04%) JavaScript
16 7 (12.28%) PL/SQL

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 23 (40.35%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.53%) WebLogic
2 6 (10.53%) JBoss
2 6 (10.53%) SAS
3 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 24 (42.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Project
2 1 (1.75%) MS Office
2 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.75%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 21 (36.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (10.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (7.02%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (1.75%) Agresso
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) Firewall
1 6 (10.53%) DMZ
2 1 (1.75%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.32%) Oracle Database
2 14 (24.56%) SQL Server
3 13 (22.81%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (14.04%) Relational Database
4 8 (14.04%) RDBMS
5 5 (8.77%) DataStage
5 5 (8.77%) SAP Data Services
6 4 (7.02%) Cognos Report Studio
6 4 (7.02%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 4 (7.02%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (5.26%) DecisionStream
7 3 (5.26%) QlikView
7 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (5.26%) Cognos Query Studio
7 3 (5.26%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 2 (3.51%) Cognos Transformer
8 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (3.51%) Data Mart
8 2 (3.51%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (3.51%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) ERwin
1 2 (3.51%) Subversion
1 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.75%) Toad
2 1 (1.75%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.75%) MagicDraw
2 1 (1.75%) Maven
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.75%) Hudson
General
1 22 (38.60%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Marketing
3 2 (3.51%) Front Office
3 2 (3.51%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (49.12%) Analyst
2 24 (42.11%) Support Analyst
3 22 (38.60%) Applications Support
4 18 (31.58%) Applications Support Analyst
5 9 (15.79%) Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Consultant
7 5 (8.77%) Architect
8 4 (7.02%) Oracle Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Business Consultant
9 3 (5.26%) Support Manager
9 3 (5.26%) Cognos Consultant
9 3 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Technical Architect
9 3 (5.26%) Designer
10 2 (3.51%) Business Intelligence Architect
10 2 (3.51%) Business Intelligence Specialist
10 2 (3.51%) Cognos Developer
10 2 (3.51%) Senior Manager
10 2 (3.51%) Software Support Analyst
10 2 (3.51%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (36.84%) .NET
2 8 (14.04%) Hibernate
3 6 (10.53%) JAX-RS
3 6 (10.53%) Java EE 5
3 6 (10.53%) RichFaces
3 6 (10.53%) REST
3 6 (10.53%) jQuery
3 6 (10.53%) JBoss Seam
3 6 (10.53%) JSF
3 6 (10.53%) JSP
3 6 (10.53%) SOAP
3 6 (10.53%) Struts
4 2 (3.51%) Spring
4 2 (3.51%) XML
5 1 (1.75%) HTML
5 1 (1.75%) J2EE
5 1 (1.75%) XSLT
5 1 (1.75%) Web Services
5 1 (1.75%) JMS
5 1 (1.75%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.53%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.75%) Blog
3 1 (1.75%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.75%) Open Source
3 1 (1.75%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.81%) UNIX
2 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (52.63%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (49.12%) ITIL
3 22 (38.60%) CRM
4 21 (36.84%) Release Management
5 15 (26.32%) ETL
6 10 (17.54%) Data Modelling
7 8 (14.04%) Analytics
8 7 (12.28%) Data Management
9 6 (10.53%) Master Data Management
10 4 (7.02%) Data Analysis
11 3 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (5.26%) Business Analytics
11 3 (5.26%) Information Management
12 2 (3.51%) Performance Tuning
12 2 (3.51%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (3.51%) Performance Management
12 2 (3.51%) Mentoring
12 2 (3.51%) Coaching
12 2 (3.51%) Migration
12 2 (3.51%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.07%) SQL
2 11 (19.30%) Java
3 8 (14.04%) VBA
3 8 (14.04%) JavaScript
4 7 (12.28%) PL/SQL
4 7 (12.28%) VB
5 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.75%) Perl
6 1 (1.75%) PHP
6 1 (1.75%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Control-M
1 1 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (47.37%) Oracle
2 22 (38.60%) Microsoft
3 11 (19.30%) Business Objects
4 10 (17.54%) Sybase
5 8 (14.04%) MicroStrategy
6 7 (12.28%) Informatica
7 6 (10.53%) SAP
8 5 (8.77%) IBM
9 4 (7.02%) Ab Initio
10 1 (1.75%) HP
10 1 (1.75%) Teradata
10 1 (1.75%) Tableau
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