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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 241 244 196
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -48
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 11 3 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% 0.051% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.12% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 20
Average salary £39,250 - £43,750
90% offered a salary of more than £36,615 - £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,900 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
2556 2553 2426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.97% 43.57% 44.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2121 2218 2039
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £56,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
Devon - 4 £39,250 -
Wiltshire - 4 £43,500 - 1
Gloucestershire - 3 £37,500 -
Cognos
England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 22 (68.75%) SQL
1 22 (68.75%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (43.75%) Oracle
3 12 (37.50%) Finance
4 11 (34.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (34.38%) IBM
5 10 (31.25%) BusinessObjects
5 10 (31.25%) QlikView
6 8 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (25.00%) .NET
7 7 (21.88%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (21.88%) Data Analysis
7 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (18.75%) Solvency II
8 6 (18.75%) Data Modelling
8 6 (18.75%) ETL
9 5 (15.63%) Windows
9 5 (15.63%) OOP
9 5 (15.63%) OO
9 5 (15.63%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
9 5 (15.63%) B2B
9 5 (15.63%) Web Services
9 5 (15.63%) Sybase
9 5 (15.63%) VB.NET
9 5 (15.63%) C#
9 5 (15.63%) Billing
9 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
9 5 (15.63%) Windows Server

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) SAS
3 1 (3.13%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (3.13%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (31.25%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (31.25%) QlikView
3 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (21.88%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (15.63%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (9.38%) Cognos Report Studio
7 2 (6.25%) MySQL
7 2 (6.25%) OLAP
7 2 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (3.13%) Big Data
8 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.13%) Lumira
8 1 (3.13%) MS Access
8 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
8 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (3.13%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Toad
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Billing
2 5 (15.63%) French Language
2 5 (15.63%) German Language
2 5 (15.63%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 21 (65.63%) Analyst
2 12 (37.50%) Report Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Developer
3 7 (21.88%) SQL Analyst
4 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (15.63%) SQL Support Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Support Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Windows Support Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Cognos BI Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Cognos Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Cognos BI Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Cognos Developer
7 3 (9.38%) SQL Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning DBA
8 2 (6.25%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) .NET
2 5 (15.63%) Web Services
3 2 (6.25%) MDX
4 1 (3.13%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Visualisation
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.25%) Reference Data
4 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
1 5 (15.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (21.88%) Data Analysis
3 6 (18.75%) Data Modelling
3 6 (18.75%) ETL
4 5 (15.63%) B2B
4 5 (15.63%) Collateral Management
4 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
4 5 (15.63%) OO
4 5 (15.63%) OOP
5 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (9.38%) Data Management
6 3 (9.38%) Line Management
7 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Data Governance
7 2 (6.25%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) C#
2 5 (15.63%) VB.NET
3 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.25%) COBOL
5 2 (6.25%) VBA
6 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) Solvency II
2 4 (12.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Oracle
2 11 (34.38%) IBM
3 5 (15.63%) Sybase
4 4 (12.50%) Tableau
5 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.25%) SAP
7 1 (3.13%) DataFlux
7 1 (3.13%) Informatica
7 1 (3.13%) JD Edwards
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