The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire 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 57 56 66
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 16 24 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.44% 3.30% 1.07%
As % of the Vendors category 5.13% 7.21% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 7
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
Cognos
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
312 333 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 47.56% 45.74% 38.96%
Number of salaries quoted 267 286 221
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,200 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Cognos
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Cognos
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Staffordshire 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
Tamworth - 4 £41,500 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent -1 1 £38,500 -28.37%
Cognos
West Midlands

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 21 (67.74%) SQL Server
2 20 (64.52%) SQL
2 20 (64.52%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (61.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (54.84%) BusinessObjects
5 14 (45.16%) MicroStrategy
5 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
6 12 (38.71%) SAP
6 12 (38.71%) Data Modelling
7 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
8 10 (32.26%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (32.26%) Oracle
8 10 (32.26%) T-SQL
8 10 (32.26%) OLAP
9 9 (29.03%) Project Management
10 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (25.81%) Data Analysis
11 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (19.35%) IBM
12 6 (19.35%) IIS
12 6 (19.35%) C#
12 6 (19.35%) HTML
12 6 (19.35%) VB.NET
12 6 (19.35%) .NET
12 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
12 6 (19.35%) CSS
12 6 (19.35%) XML
12 6 (19.35%) MVC
12 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 6 (19.35%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (67.74%) SQL Server
2 19 (61.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (54.84%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (32.26%) OLAP
4 10 (32.26%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (19.35%) Big Data
7 4 (12.90%) OLAP Cube
7 4 (12.90%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (12.90%) QlikView
7 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (12.90%) Snowflake Schema
7 4 (12.90%) Star Schema
7 4 (12.90%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 9 (29.03%) Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Web Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Business Objects Developer
5 5 (16.13%) MI Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) Microstrategy Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Report Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Business Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) SQL Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Business Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Cognos Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Cognos BI Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Business Project Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) HTML
1 6 (19.35%) .NET
1 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
1 6 (19.35%) CSS
1 6 (19.35%) XML
1 6 (19.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (38.71%) Data Modelling
3 9 (29.03%) Project Management
4 8 (25.81%) Data Analysis
5 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (19.35%) MVC
6 6 (19.35%) Analytics
7 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
7 4 (12.90%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (12.90%) Dimensional Modelling
8 3 (9.68%) Business Process Mapping
8 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis
8 3 (9.68%) Change Management
9 2 (6.45%) Kalman Filter
10 1 (3.23%) Data Cleansing
10 1 (3.23%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) SQL
2 10 (32.26%) T-SQL
3 6 (19.35%) VB.NET
3 6 (19.35%) C#
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
1 14 (45.16%) MicroStrategy
2 12 (38.71%) SAP
3 10 (32.26%) Oracle
4 6 (19.35%) IBM
5 4 (12.90%) Informatica
5 4 (12.90%) Ab Initio
5 4 (12.90%) Teradata
5 4 (12.90%) Tableau
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £41500 per annum + Non contrib Pension
Posted: 3 days ago