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 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cognos
UK / Scotland
Rank 126 107 140
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +33
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 9 56 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.40% 1.92% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 0.98% 4.31% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5 42 13
Median salary £45,500 £47,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.21% +9.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £47,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,300 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +1.11%

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
920 1300 1241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 41.14% 44.61% 39.60%
Number of salaries quoted 598 776 798
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 1 March 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 1 March 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 -31 5 £45,500 -4.21% 2
Glasgow -20 4 £47,750 +0.52%
Cognos
UK

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 16 (69.57%) SQL
3 14 (60.87%) Oracle
4 13 (56.52%) Finance
5 11 (47.83%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (43.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 9 (39.13%) Oracle Database
7 9 (39.13%) PL/SQL
8 8 (34.78%) Oracle BI EE
9 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
9 7 (30.43%) SAS
9 7 (30.43%) MicroStrategy
10 6 (26.09%) Oracle EBS
10 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (21.74%) Oracle APEX
11 5 (21.74%) JSON
11 5 (21.74%) RESTful
11 5 (21.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
11 5 (21.74%) Analytics
11 5 (21.74%) Banking
11 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
11 5 (21.74%) Oracle Applications
11 5 (21.74%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (21.74%) DB2
11 5 (21.74%) Java
11 5 (21.74%) SOA
11 5 (21.74%) ETL
11 5 (21.74%) Web Services
11 5 (21.74%) XML

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%) SAS
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
1 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (21.74%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (17.39%) HFM
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (8.70%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (39.13%) Oracle Database
3 8 (34.78%) Oracle BI EE
4 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
5 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (21.74%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (21.74%) DB2
6 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
7 4 (17.39%) Oracle Discoverer
7 4 (17.39%) RDBMS
8 3 (13.04%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 3 (13.04%) Cognos Report Studio
8 3 (13.04%) DataStage
8 3 (13.04%) QlikView
8 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (8.70%) Cognos Analysis Studio
9 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (8.70%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (4.35%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle APEX
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Banking
3 4 (17.39%) General Ledger
4 2 (8.70%) Retail
4 2 (8.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Cognos BI Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Cognos Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Cognos Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Designer
6 1 (4.35%) Report Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Designer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Information Architect
6 1 (4.35%) TM1 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) JSON
1 5 (21.74%) RESTful
1 5 (21.74%) Web Services
1 5 (21.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Reference Data
3 2 (8.70%) Driving Licence
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (21.74%) Analytics
2 5 (21.74%) ETL
2 5 (21.74%) SOA
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) Cash Management
3 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis
3 4 (17.39%) Data Management
3 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
3 4 (17.39%) ERP
3 4 (17.39%) Software Delivery
3 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
3 4 (17.39%) Workflow
4 3 (13.04%) Data Integration
4 3 (13.04%) ETL Development
4 3 (13.04%) Master Data Management
4 3 (13.04%) Quality Management
5 2 (8.70%) Investment Management
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) PL/SQL
3 5 (21.74%) Java
3 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.35%) R
4 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Oracle
2 7 (30.43%) MicroStrategy
3 4 (17.39%) Hyperion
3 4 (17.39%) IBM
3 4 (17.39%) Tableau
4 3 (13.04%) SAP
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
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