The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Swindon region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within IBM Cognos.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 60 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 2 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.38% 2.44% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.78% 5.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 0
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,200
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +5.72%
Vendors Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
258 232 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 49.33% 47.15% 50.18%
Number of salaries quoted 232 214 244
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cognos
Wiltshire

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Cognos
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Swindon

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (50.00%) IBM
3 3 (50.00%) Hyperion
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Business Objects
3 3 (50.00%) ERP
3 3 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (50.00%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (33.33%) Information Management
5 1 (16.67%) Validation
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (16.67%) CIMA
5 1 (16.67%) ETL
5 1 (16.67%) SAP
5 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (16.67%) VB
5 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (16.67%) ACCA
5 1 (16.67%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
5 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 3 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Specialist
1 3 (50.00%) Cognos Specialist
1 3 (50.00%) Cognos Support
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Report Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) ERP
3 2 (33.33%) Information Management
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) CIMA
1 1 (16.67%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
1 3 (50.00%) Hyperion
1 3 (50.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) MicroStrategy