The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 77 - 87
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 17 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.43% - 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 2.97% - 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 2
Average salary £45,000 - £26,739
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Cognos
Wales

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

Vendors Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
572 523 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 48.07% 51.78% 46.32%
Number of salaries quoted 469 444 448
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Cognos
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Cognos Salary Trend in South Wales

Cognos
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Cardiff - 17 £45,000 - 3
Cognos
Wales

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 46 (90.20%) Business Intelligence
2 44 (86.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 39 (76.47%) SQL
4 37 (72.55%) Finance
5 34 (66.67%) SQL Server
6 29 (56.86%) Data Warehouse
7 28 (54.90%) Microsoft
8 27 (52.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 25 (49.02%) T-SQL
10 22 (43.14%) SQL Server 2008
11 21 (41.18%) SQL Server 2005
11 21 (41.18%) SQL Server 2012
11 21 (41.18%) DTS
11 21 (41.18%) OLTP
11 21 (41.18%) ETL
12 18 (35.29%) Kimball Methodology
13 9 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (15.69%) PRINCE2
15 7 (13.73%) Mentoring
15 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (11.76%) Cognos Business Intelligence
17 5 (9.80%) FMCG
17 5 (9.80%) Cognos Query Studio
17 5 (9.80%) Cognos Analysis Studio
17 5 (9.80%) Cognos Framework Manager
17 5 (9.80%) Cognos Transformer
17 5 (9.80%) Banking
17 5 (9.80%) Data Analysis
17 5 (9.80%) Systems Analysis
17 5 (9.80%) Cognos Powerplay

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (86.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 34 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 29 (56.86%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (52.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (43.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 21 (41.18%) SQL Server 2005
6 21 (41.18%) SQL Server 2012
6 21 (41.18%) DTS
6 21 (41.18%) OLTP
7 9 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (9.80%) Cognos Query Studio
8 5 (9.80%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 5 (9.80%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 5 (9.80%) Cognos Transformer
8 5 (9.80%) Cognos Powerplay
8 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (7.84%) Data Mining
10 3 (5.88%) Cognos Report Studio
11 2 (3.92%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (3.92%) BusinessObjects
General
1 37 (72.55%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Banking
2 5 (9.80%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.92%) Retail
3 2 (3.92%) Advertising
4 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.96%) French Language
4 1 (1.96%) German Language
Job Titles
1 25 (49.02%) Analyst
2 21 (41.18%) DBA
3 18 (35.29%) SQL DBA
4 16 (31.37%) Administrator
5 14 (27.45%) Business Analyst
6 12 (23.53%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 8 (15.69%) Developer
7 8 (15.69%) Analyst Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Data Analyst
8 4 (7.84%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 4 (7.84%) Technical Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Business Manager
9 2 (3.92%) SQL Server DBA
10 1 (1.96%) Development Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.80%) FMCG
2 5 (9.80%) Clustering
3 1 (1.96%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (90.20%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (41.18%) ETL
3 18 (35.29%) Kimball Methodology
4 8 (15.69%) PRINCE2
5 7 (13.73%) Mentoring
6 5 (9.80%) Data Analysis
6 5 (9.80%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (9.80%) Project Management
6 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.84%) CRM
7 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.84%) Test Strategy
8 3 (5.88%) Change Control
8 3 (5.88%) Line Management
9 2 (3.92%) Waterfall
10 1 (1.96%) Process Management
10 1 (1.96%) Business Analysis
10 1 (1.96%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (1.96%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 39 (76.47%) SQL
2 25 (49.02%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (54.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.92%) Business Objects
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