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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 50 63 63
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 13 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.28% 0.19% 1.83%
As % of the Vendors category 4.61% 0.39% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 10
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
282 257 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 49.39% 49.71% 57.30%
Number of salaries quoted 234 210 318
Average salary £46,500 £44,050 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.56% -6.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 19 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 1 May 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%) Oracle
2 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 13 (92.86%) Data Modelling
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (92.86%) TDD
3 12 (85.71%) Finance
3 12 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (50.00%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) Cognos Transformer
6 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
6 1 (7.14%) Big Data
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
6 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
6 1 (7.14%) Cognizant
6 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
6 1 (7.14%) Degree
6 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
6 1 (7.14%) Banking

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Cognos Transformer
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.14%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
General
1 12 (85.71%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
1 13 (92.86%) Cognos Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Senior Data Architect
2 1 (7.14%) Senior Architect
2 1 (7.14%) Architect
2 1 (7.14%) Data Architect
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
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Cognizant