The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 1 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 234 202 163
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -39
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 13 26 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.22% 0.42% 0.95%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 1.01% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 43
Average salary £40,000 £52,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,650 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -0.56%
Cognos
England

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

Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2604 2565 2237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.11% 41.58% 44.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2152 2049 1850
Average salary £39,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.40% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Cognos
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Cognos Salary Trend in the South West

Cognos
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Cognos Salary Histogram in the South West

Cognos
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Bristol -11 5 £37,500 - 5
Gloucestershire -18 4 £55,000 +22.22%
Wiltshire +6 2 - -
Somerset +5 1 £60,000 -14.28%
Cognos
England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 33 (86.84%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (65.79%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (50.00%) SQL
4 17 (44.74%) Finance
5 16 (42.11%) BusinessObjects
6 14 (36.84%) ETL
7 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
7 12 (31.58%) Analytics
8 11 (28.95%) IBM
9 10 (26.32%) Oracle
9 10 (26.32%) SAP
10 9 (23.68%) Data Modelling
10 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (21.05%) Tableau
11 8 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
12 7 (18.42%) Degree
12 7 (18.42%) SDLC
13 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (15.79%) Inmon Methodology
13 6 (15.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 6 (15.79%) QlikView
13 6 (15.79%) Data Analysis
13 6 (15.79%) Kimball Methodology
13 6 (15.79%) Dimensional Modelling
13 6 (15.79%) ERD
13 6 (15.79%) ERwin
13 6 (15.79%) ERP
14 5 (13.16%) OLAP
14 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 3 (7.89%) SAS
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Office
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.63%) SPSS
2 1 (2.63%) PowerPivot
2 1 (2.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (7.89%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (5.26%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (65.79%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (42.11%) BusinessObjects
3 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
4 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (15.79%) QlikView
7 5 (13.16%) OLAP
8 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (7.89%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (7.89%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (5.26%) BusinessObjects XI
10 2 (5.26%) SAP HANA
10 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
10 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
10 2 (5.26%) Pentaho
10 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 2 (5.26%) SAP BW
10 2 (5.26%) SAP BI
11 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (2.63%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) ERwin
2 2 (5.26%) JIRA
3 1 (2.63%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 17 (44.74%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.89%) French Language
3 3 (7.89%) German Language
3 3 (7.89%) Spanish Language
4 2 (5.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Analyst
2 8 (21.05%) Developer
2 8 (21.05%) Consultant
2 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (13.16%) Business Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Business Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Information Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Report Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Business Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Cognos Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Report Writer
7 1 (2.63%) ETL Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) TM1 Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) .NET
2 3 (7.89%) Web Services
3 2 (5.26%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.89%) Data Integration
2 3 (7.89%) Visualisation
3 2 (5.26%) User Experience
3 2 (5.26%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.63%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.63%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (86.84%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (36.84%) ETL
3 12 (31.58%) Analytics
4 9 (23.68%) Data Modelling
5 7 (18.42%) SDLC
6 6 (15.79%) ERP
6 6 (15.79%) Data Analysis
6 6 (15.79%) Inmon Methodology
6 6 (15.79%) Kimball Methodology
6 6 (15.79%) Dimensional Modelling
6 6 (15.79%) ERD
7 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (10.53%) Business Analysis
8 4 (10.53%) Data Management
9 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (7.89%) ITIL
9 3 (7.89%) OOP
9 3 (7.89%) OO
9 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
10 2 (5.26%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (10.53%) VB.NET
2 4 (10.53%) C#
3 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.63%) COBOL
4 1 (2.63%) Java
4 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.63%) VBA
4 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
1 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) IBM
2 10 (26.32%) Oracle
2 10 (26.32%) SAP
3 8 (21.05%) Tableau
3 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.89%) Informatica
4 3 (7.89%) Sybase
5 2 (5.26%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.63%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.63%) Ab Initio
6 1 (2.63%) Teradata
6 1 (2.63%) Netezza
6 1 (2.63%) DataFlux
6 1 (2.63%) Talend
6 1 (2.63%) Jaspersoft
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