The first table below looks at the demand for Cognos Impromptu skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos Impromptu over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Cognos Impromptu
Rank - 427 437
Permanent jobs citing Cognos Impromptu 0 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.055% 0.026%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.17% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 6
Average salary - £27,500 £34,865
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.12%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £27,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+54.54% -21.42%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
6788 6952 7190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 30.17% 31.72% 31.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5831 6084 6497
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Cognos Impromptu
England

Cognos Impromptu
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cognos Impromptu across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Cognos Impromptu Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Cognos Impromptu
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Cognos Impromptu Salary Trend in the South East

Cognos Impromptu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing Cognos Impromptu 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 Impromptu.

1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 8 (61.54%) Citrix
3 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
3 8 (61.54%) MS Office
4 7 (53.85%) Cognos
5 6 (46.15%) VBA
5 6 (46.15%) Windows
5 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
5 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
6 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (38.46%) Project Management
6 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (30.77%) Internet
7 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (30.77%) Finance
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
9 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
9 2 (15.38%) Back Office
9 2 (15.38%) Electronics
9 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
9 2 (15.38%) CRM
9 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (15.38%) SAP HR
9 2 (15.38%) Intel

Cognos Impromptu
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing Cognos Impromptu 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 Impromptu. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
1 8 (61.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Internet
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (15.38%) Toad
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Back Office
2 2 (15.38%) Electronics
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Aerospace
2 2 (15.38%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Support Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) MI Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Business Systems Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Business Project Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) EDI
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
1 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
2 5 (38.46%) Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) ETL
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) Business Process Improvement
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
4 2 (15.38%) Change Control
4 2 (15.38%) Communications Security
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security
4 2 (15.38%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) VBA
3 2 (15.38%) VBScript
3 2 (15.38%) VB
3 2 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) Citrix
3 7 (53.85%) Cognos
4 2 (15.38%) Intel
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle
4 2 (15.38%) Business Objects
4 2 (15.38%) SAP
4 2 (15.38%) Northgate