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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 23 62 61
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -1
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 37 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 7.24% 0.89% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 14.57% 1.86% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 34 5 1
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
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
254 269 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 49.71% 47.95% 54.28%
Number of salaries quoted 226 207 230
Median salary £50,000 £47,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.71% +0.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,850 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +4.62%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough region citing Cognos as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the Slough region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Slough

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 Slough region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 68 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 39 (57.35%) Finance
3 32 (47.06%) BusinessObjects
4 31 (45.59%) Cognos Report Studio
5 30 (44.12%) Oracle
6 28 (41.18%) Data Warehouse
7 27 (39.71%) SQL
7 27 (39.71%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 26 (38.24%) SAP
8 26 (38.24%) ETL
9 22 (32.35%) Data Analysis
9 22 (32.35%) DataStage
10 21 (30.88%) SQL Server
11 20 (29.41%) SAP BW
12 16 (23.53%) QlikView
13 15 (22.06%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (19.12%) Oracle Certification
14 13 (19.12%) IBM
14 13 (19.12%) ETL Development
15 12 (17.65%) Mentoring
16 11 (16.18%) Performance Management
17 10 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
18 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
18 9 (13.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
18 9 (13.24%) PRINCE2
18 9 (13.24%) Data Modelling
18 9 (13.24%) Project Management
19 8 (11.76%) OLAP
19 8 (11.76%) Cognos Powerplay
19 8 (11.76%) Tableau

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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:

Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (13.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (4.41%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (47.06%) BusinessObjects
2 31 (45.59%) Cognos Report Studio
3 28 (41.18%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (39.71%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 22 (32.35%) DataStage
6 21 (30.88%) SQL Server
7 20 (29.41%) SAP BW
8 16 (23.53%) QlikView
9 8 (11.76%) Cognos Powerplay
9 8 (11.76%) OLAP
10 6 (8.82%) CorVu
10 6 (8.82%) Oracle OLAP
10 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (5.88%) Data Mining
11 4 (5.88%) DB2
12 2 (2.94%) Data Mart
13 1 (1.47%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Toad
General
1 39 (57.35%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Banking
2 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (38.24%) Developer
2 24 (35.29%) Cognos Developer
3 20 (29.41%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 15 (22.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 15 (22.06%) Development Manager
5 14 (20.59%) SAP Development Manager
5 14 (20.59%) SAP Manager
6 13 (19.12%) Cognos BI Developer
7 10 (14.71%) Junior
7 10 (14.71%) Junior Cognos Developer
7 10 (14.71%) Junior Developer
8 9 (13.24%) Business Manager
9 7 (10.29%) Report Writer
10 6 (8.82%) Architect
10 6 (8.82%) Business Intelligence Architect
10 6 (8.82%) Consultant
10 6 (8.82%) Dashboard Consultant
10 6 (8.82%) Report Developer
11 4 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
11 4 (5.88%) SAP Business Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.06%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.82%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (38.24%) ETL
3 22 (32.35%) Data Analysis
4 13 (19.12%) ETL Development
5 12 (17.65%) Mentoring
6 11 (16.18%) Performance Management
7 10 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (13.24%) Data Modelling
8 9 (13.24%) PRINCE2
8 9 (13.24%) Project Management
9 6 (8.82%) Analytics
9 6 (8.82%) Data Visualisation
10 4 (5.88%) SDLC
10 4 (5.88%) SOA
10 4 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
10 4 (5.88%) Target Operating Model
10 4 (5.88%) Waterfall
11 3 (4.41%) Information Management
12 2 (2.94%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (39.71%) SQL
2 4 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (19.12%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (2.94%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 30 (44.12%) Oracle
2 26 (38.24%) SAP
3 13 (19.12%) IBM
4 8 (11.76%) Tableau
5 6 (8.82%) Actuate
5 6 (8.82%) MicroStrategy