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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 221 206 173
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -33
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 19 23 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.32% 0.37% 0.82%
As % of the Vendors category 0.74% 0.89% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 35
Average salary £52,500 £56,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £40,250 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,750 £41,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
2585 2594 2341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.99% 42.21% 44.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2122 2067 1954
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 £52,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Gloucestershire -2 12 £55,000 - 1
Bristol -13 4 £38,750 - 4
Somerset +8 1 £60,000 -4.00%
Cognos
England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 32 (91.43%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (65.71%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (51.43%) SQL
4 17 (48.57%) Finance
5 15 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
6 14 (40.00%) ETL
6 14 (40.00%) Analytics
7 11 (31.43%) IBM
7 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
8 10 (28.57%) SAP
9 9 (25.71%) Oracle
9 9 (25.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (22.86%) Tableau
10 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
11 7 (20.00%) ERP
11 7 (20.00%) Data Modelling
11 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (20.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 7 (20.00%) SDLC
12 6 (17.14%) Inmon Methodology
12 6 (17.14%) Degree
12 6 (17.14%) Kimball Methodology
12 6 (17.14%) Dimensional Modelling
12 6 (17.14%) ERD
12 6 (17.14%) OLAP
12 6 (17.14%) ERwin
13 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (14.29%) Data Analysis
13 5 (14.29%) Cognos TM1
13 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (5.71%) SAS
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.86%) SPSS
2 1 (2.86%) PowerPivot
2 1 (2.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (14.29%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (5.71%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (65.71%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
3 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
4 9 (25.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (17.14%) OLAP
7 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (8.57%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (5.71%) QlikView
9 2 (5.71%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (5.71%) SAP HANA
9 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
9 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
9 2 (5.71%) Cognos Report Studio
9 2 (5.71%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 2 (5.71%) Pentaho
9 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (5.71%) SAP BW
9 2 (5.71%) SAP BI
9 2 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) ERwin
2 2 (5.71%) JIRA
3 1 (2.86%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (2.86%) Toad
General
1 17 (48.57%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.71%) French Language
3 2 (5.71%) German Language
3 2 (5.71%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Consultant
2 8 (22.86%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Business Manager
3 5 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Business Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Information Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Cognos Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (2.86%) TM1 Developer
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL Developer
7 1 (2.86%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) Web Services
2 2 (5.71%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.57%) Data Integration
3 2 (5.71%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.86%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) UNIX
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (91.43%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (40.00%) ETL
2 14 (40.00%) Analytics
3 7 (20.00%) ERP
3 7 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 7 (20.00%) SDLC
4 6 (17.14%) Kimball Methodology
4 6 (17.14%) Inmon Methodology
4 6 (17.14%) Dimensional Modelling
4 6 (17.14%) ERD
5 5 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (11.43%) Data Management
6 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
6 4 (11.43%) Business Analytics
7 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.57%) ITIL
8 2 (5.71%) OOP
8 2 (5.71%) OO
8 2 (5.71%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) SQL
2 3 (8.57%) VB.NET
2 3 (8.57%) C#
3 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.86%) C
4 1 (2.86%) Java
4 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.86%) VBA
4 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
1 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) IBM
2 10 (28.57%) SAP
3 9 (25.71%) Oracle
4 8 (22.86%) Tableau
4 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.57%) Informatica
6 2 (5.71%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.71%) Sybase
7 1 (2.86%) Talend
7 1 (2.86%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (2.86%) JD Edwards
7 1 (2.86%) Ab Initio
7 1 (2.86%) Teradata
7 1 (2.86%) Netezza
7 1 (2.86%) DataFlux
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