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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 140 143 140
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 16 29 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.51% 0.78% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 1.28% 1.78% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 9
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,750 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £53,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
1251 1633 1540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.25% 44.16% 51.44%
Number of salaries quoted 768 1034 900
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +9 9 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Edinburgh +4 5 £50,000 -9.09% 1
North Lanarkshire - 2 £40,000 -
Cognos
UK

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 32 (68.09%) Business Intelligence
1 32 (68.09%) Finance
2 28 (59.57%) Oracle
3 22 (46.81%) Oracle Database
4 20 (42.55%) SQL Server
4 20 (42.55%) UNIX
5 16 (34.04%) Sybase
5 16 (34.04%) VBA
6 15 (31.91%) ITIL
6 15 (31.91%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (31.91%) Degree
7 13 (27.66%) jQuery
7 13 (27.66%) JBoss Seam
7 13 (27.66%) Java EE 5
7 13 (27.66%) RichFaces
7 13 (27.66%) Hibernate
7 13 (27.66%) JSF
7 13 (27.66%) WebLogic
7 13 (27.66%) JBoss
7 13 (27.66%) VB
7 13 (27.66%) Java
7 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
7 13 (27.66%) JSP
7 13 (27.66%) SOAP
7 13 (27.66%) Struts
7 13 (27.66%) REST
7 13 (27.66%) JAX-RS
8 12 (25.53%) Firewall
8 12 (25.53%) DMZ
8 12 (25.53%) SQL

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 13 (27.66%) WebLogic
1 13 (27.66%) JBoss
2 11 (23.40%) SAS
3 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (23.40%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (2.13%) SAP SD
4 1 (2.13%) SAP R/3
4 1 (2.13%) SAP FI
4 1 (2.13%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (2.13%) SAP CO
4 1 (2.13%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.53%) DMZ
1 12 (25.53%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (46.81%) Oracle Database
2 20 (42.55%) SQL Server
3 15 (31.91%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (21.28%) Oracle BI EE
5 9 (19.15%) RDBMS
5 9 (19.15%) Relational Database
6 8 (17.02%) Big Data
7 7 (14.89%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (10.64%) DataStage
8 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (8.51%) SAP BW
10 3 (6.38%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 3 (6.38%) Cognos Query Studio
10 3 (6.38%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 3 (6.38%) Cognos Transformer
10 3 (6.38%) Oracle OLAP
10 3 (6.38%) BusinessObjects XI
10 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (6.38%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) ERwin
General
1 32 (68.09%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Banking
3 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.13%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 26 (55.32%) Analyst
2 20 (42.55%) Support Analyst
3 13 (27.66%) Applications Support
3 13 (27.66%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Designer
5 4 (8.51%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Data Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.26%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (4.26%) Cognos Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (4.26%) Programmer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Designer
7 2 (4.26%) Lead Analyst Programmer
7 2 (4.26%) Lead Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) JSP
1 13 (27.66%) SOAP
1 13 (27.66%) Struts
1 13 (27.66%) jQuery
1 13 (27.66%) JBoss Seam
1 13 (27.66%) Java EE 5
1 13 (27.66%) RichFaces
1 13 (27.66%) REST
1 13 (27.66%) JAX-RS
1 13 (27.66%) Hibernate
1 13 (27.66%) JSF
2 7 (14.89%) .NET
3 5 (10.64%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.64%) Reference Data
3 3 (6.38%) Data Integration
3 3 (6.38%) FMCG
3 3 (6.38%) Social Media
4 2 (4.26%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 20 (42.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (68.09%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (31.91%) ITIL
3 10 (21.28%) ETL
4 7 (14.89%) Master Data Management
4 7 (14.89%) CRM
4 7 (14.89%) Quality Management
4 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.89%) Data Management
4 7 (14.89%) Waterfall
5 5 (10.64%) Kimball Methodology
5 5 (10.64%) Analytics
5 5 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (10.64%) Data Analysis
5 5 (10.64%) Migration
5 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (8.51%) Change Control
7 3 (6.38%) Data Architecture
7 3 (6.38%) Information Architecture
7 3 (6.38%) Performance Management
7 3 (6.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.04%) VBA
2 13 (27.66%) VB
2 13 (27.66%) Java
2 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
3 12 (25.53%) SQL
4 7 (14.89%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.26%) C
6 1 (2.13%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 15 (31.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) ISO 9001
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) MOM
Vendors
1 28 (59.57%) Oracle
2 16 (34.04%) Sybase
3 11 (23.40%) Business Objects
3 11 (23.40%) SAP
4 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
4 7 (14.89%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (6.38%) Teradata
5 3 (6.38%) Informatica
6 2 (4.26%) Hyperion
6 2 (4.26%) IBM
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