The table below looks at the statistics for Cognos Planning skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos Planning over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Cognos Planning
Rank 852 872 846
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -26
Permanent jobs citing Cognos Planning 26 21 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.020% 0.036%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.31% 0.26% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 24 18 16
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £43,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+71.42% -12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
8280 8111 8844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.82% 7.91% 8.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6685 6099 7081
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Cognos Planning
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cognos Planning within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Cognos Planning Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cognos Planning
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cognos Planning within the UK.

Cognos Planning Salary Trend in the UK

Cognos Planning
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos Planning over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Cognos Planning Salary Histogram in the UK

Cognos Planning
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos Planning within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 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
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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
England +2 26 £57,500 +27.77% 1
London +16 19 £57,500 +10.57% 1
City of London +18 16 £57,500 +7.47% 1
East of England -7 4 £75,000 +100.00%
Luton - 4 £75,000 -
Bedfordshire - 4 £75,000 -
Berkshire -18 2 £62,500 +78.57%
South East -33 2 £62,500 +78.57%
East Midlands +17 1 £40,000 -11.11%

Cognos Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Cognos Planning 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 Planning.

1 46 (100.00%) Cognos
2 40 (86.96%) Finance
3 23 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (47.83%) Cognos TM1
5 21 (45.65%) IBM
6 20 (43.48%) SQL
7 19 (41.30%) T-SQL
7 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
8 13 (28.26%) Mathematics
8 13 (28.26%) SharePoint
8 13 (28.26%) VBA
8 13 (28.26%) Statistics
8 13 (28.26%) SAS
9 10 (21.74%) Management Information System
10 9 (19.57%) OLAP
11 8 (17.39%) Oracle
11 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
12 7 (15.22%) Hyperion
12 7 (15.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 6 (13.04%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 6 (13.04%) Cognos Metric Studio
13 6 (13.04%) Line Management
13 6 (13.04%) Oracle OLAP
13 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (13.04%) Dimensional Modelling
13 6 (13.04%) PL/SQL
13 6 (13.04%) ETL
13 6 (13.04%) SAP

Cognos Planning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Cognos Planning 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 Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (28.26%) SharePoint
1 13 (28.26%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Office
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (47.83%) Cognos TM1
2 7 (15.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 5 (10.87%) SAP BPC
3 5 (10.87%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (4.35%) HFM
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle FAH
5 1 (2.17%) Khalix
5 1 (2.17%) Cognos Controller
5 1 (2.17%) LongView
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) OLAP
2 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
3 6 (13.04%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Cognos Metric Studio
3 6 (13.04%) Oracle OLAP
3 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (10.87%) Cognos Query Studio
4 5 (10.87%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 5 (10.87%) Cognos Report Studio
5 3 (6.52%) Essbase
6 2 (4.35%) QlikView
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (2.17%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.17%) SAP BW
General
1 40 (86.96%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.17%) Retail Banking
2 1 (2.17%) Banking
2 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (56.52%) Developer
2 24 (52.17%) Cognos Developer
3 14 (30.43%) Analyst
3 14 (30.43%) TM1 Developer
4 11 (23.91%) Business Analyst
4 11 (23.91%) Systems Analyst
5 10 (21.74%) Business Systems Analyst
6 7 (15.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (13.04%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (13.04%) Consultant
7 6 (13.04%) Senior Developer
8 5 (10.87%) ETL Developer
8 5 (10.87%) Senior Cognos Developer
8 5 (10.87%) Senior ETL Developer
8 5 (10.87%) Cognos Enterprise Planning Developer
8 5 (10.87%) Cognos BI Developer
9 3 (6.52%) Lead Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Management Consultant
10 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Consultant
10 2 (4.35%) Performance Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) Mathematics
1 13 (28.26%) Statistics
2 10 (21.74%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.04%) Line Management
3 6 (13.04%) Dimensional Modelling
3 6 (13.04%) ETL
3 6 (13.04%) Information Management
3 6 (13.04%) Data Analysis
4 4 (8.70%) Performance Management
5 3 (6.52%) Project Management
6 2 (4.35%) Financial Modelling
7 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.17%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 20 (43.48%) SQL
2 19 (41.30%) T-SQL
3 13 (28.26%) VBA
4 6 (13.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) CIMA
1 1 (2.17%) ACCA
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) Cognos
2 21 (45.65%) IBM
3 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
4 8 (17.39%) Oracle
5 7 (15.22%) Hyperion
6 6 (13.04%) SAP
7 3 (6.52%) Infor
8 2 (4.35%) Business Objects
9 1 (2.17%) Anaplan
9 1 (2.17%) Tableau
9 1 (2.17%) Teradata
9 1 (2.17%) MicroStrategy