The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 66 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 1 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.16% - 1.84%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% - 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 11
Average salary £75,000 - £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
Cognos
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Vendors Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
300 281 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 49.18% 56.77% 48.39%
Number of salaries quoted 242 242 245
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cognos across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Cognos
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cognos across the Slough region.

Cognos Salary Trend in Slough

Cognos
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (92.86%) Oracle
2 13 (92.86%) Data Modelling
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (92.86%) TDD
2 13 (92.86%) Finance
3 12 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (50.00%) Java
4 7 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (14.29%) Cognos Transformer
6 1 (7.14%) Legal
6 1 (7.14%) MBA
6 1 (7.14%) Python
6 1 (7.14%) SAS
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.14%) Cognizant
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
6 1 (7.14%) Yield Management
6 1 (7.14%) Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) Customer Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) Banking
6 1 (7.14%) Business Development
6 1 (7.14%) Degree
6 1 (7.14%) Computer Science

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 1 (7.14%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Cognos Transformer
General
1 13 (92.86%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
1 13 (92.86%) Cognos Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Head of Business Intelligence
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Data Modelling
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (92.86%) TDD
2 12 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) Yield Management
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Business Development
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) MBA
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Cognizant