The first table below looks at the demand for Cognos Powerplay skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos Powerplay 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 of the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Cognos Powerplay
Rank 907 844 877
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +33
Permanent jobs citing Cognos Powerplay 28 44 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.039% 0.022%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.073% 0.12% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 24 33 22
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +30.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +2.32%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
38577 36226 37987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.43% 32.04% 30.21%
Number of salaries quoted 32715 31303 33638
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Cognos Powerplay
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Cognos Powerplay Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cognos Powerplay
Salary Trend

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

Cognos Powerplay Salary Trend in the UK

Cognos Powerplay
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos Powerplay over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 within the UK.

Cognos Powerplay Salary Histogram in the UK

Cognos Powerplay
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos Powerplay within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -55 27 £45,000 -21.73% 2
London -49 20 £35,000 -45.09%
West Midlands +1 3 £45,000 +2.27%
City of London -9 2 £46,250 -19.56%
Suffolk -10 2 - - 1
East of England -16 2 - - 1
Bury St Edmunds - 2 - -
South East -13 1 £45,000 -40.39% 1
Scotland -13 1 - -
Edinburgh -26 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £50,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £50,000 -

Cognos Powerplay
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Cognos Powerplay 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 Powerplay.

1 62 (100.00%) Cognos
2 60 (96.77%) Business Intelligence
3 51 (82.26%) SQL
4 44 (70.97%) ETL
5 36 (58.06%) SQL Server
6 35 (56.45%) Oracle
7 33 (53.23%) Data Warehouse
8 29 (46.77%) Informatica
9 27 (43.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 26 (41.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 26 (41.94%) ERP
11 25 (40.32%) SAP
12 24 (38.71%) Data Modelling
12 24 (38.71%) Relational Database
13 23 (37.10%) Degree
13 23 (37.10%) Migration
14 22 (35.48%) Data Migration
15 21 (33.87%) Business Objects
16 20 (32.26%) Cognos TM1
17 19 (30.65%) Oracle Reports
18 18 (29.03%) Cognos Impromptu
18 18 (29.03%) OLAP
18 18 (29.03%) JD Edwards
18 18 (29.03%) BusinessObjects
19 14 (22.58%) Hyperion
20 13 (20.97%) SharePoint
21 11 (17.74%) PeopleSoft
21 11 (17.74%) SOA
21 11 (17.74%) Apache
21 11 (17.74%) JBoss

Cognos Powerplay
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Cognos Powerplay 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 Powerplay. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (20.97%) SharePoint
2 11 (17.74%) Apache
2 11 (17.74%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (6.45%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 26 (41.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 20 (32.26%) Cognos TM1
3 11 (17.74%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (4.84%) Cognos Planning
4 3 (4.84%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.68%) FTP
2 1 (1.61%) Wireless Security
2 1 (1.61%) Wireless
2 1 (1.61%) Firewall
2 1 (1.61%) LAN
2 1 (1.61%) WAN
2 1 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (58.06%) SQL Server
2 33 (53.23%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (43.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (38.71%) Relational Database
5 19 (30.65%) Oracle Reports
6 18 (29.03%) Cognos Impromptu
6 18 (29.03%) OLAP
6 18 (29.03%) BusinessObjects
7 11 (17.74%) Crystal Reports
7 11 (17.74%) Oracle OWB
7 11 (17.74%) Oracle ODI
8 9 (14.52%) DataStage
8 9 (14.52%) DB2
9 7 (11.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (11.29%) Oracle OLAP
9 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (11.29%) BODI
9 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 7 (11.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Toad
1 5 (8.06%) LoadRunner
General
1 11 (17.74%) Games
1 11 (17.74%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.84%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (40.32%) Developer
2 21 (33.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 19 (30.65%) Cognos Developer
4 15 (24.19%) Cognos BI Developer
5 14 (22.58%) Consultant
6 11 (17.74%) Database Specialist
7 7 (11.29%) Technical Consultant
7 7 (11.29%) Cognos Consultant
7 7 (11.29%) Tester
8 6 (9.68%) Business Developer
9 5 (8.06%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 4 (6.45%) Senior Consultant
10 4 (6.45%) Senior Technical Consultant
11 3 (4.84%) Team Leader
11 3 (4.84%) Principal Consultant
12 2 (3.23%) Cognos Support
12 2 (3.23%) Technical Team Leader
12 2 (3.23%) Technical Leader
13 1 (1.61%) Business Consultant
13 1 (1.61%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.74%) Middleware
2 7 (11.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Enterprise Software
1 11 (17.74%) Data Conversion
1 11 (17.74%) Data Integration
2 6 (9.68%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (96.77%) Business Intelligence
2 44 (70.97%) ETL
3 26 (41.94%) ERP
4 24 (38.71%) Data Modelling
5 23 (37.10%) Migration
6 22 (35.48%) Data Migration
7 11 (17.74%) SOA
8 8 (12.90%) CRM
8 8 (12.90%) Regression Testing
8 8 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (12.90%) Test Scripting
8 8 (12.90%) System Testing
9 7 (11.29%) Business Development
9 7 (11.29%) Security Architecture
10 5 (8.06%) Change Control
10 5 (8.06%) Data Transformation
11 3 (4.84%) Project Management
12 2 (3.23%) B2B
12 2 (3.23%) E-Commerce
12 2 (3.23%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 51 (82.26%) SQL
2 8 (12.90%) PL/SQL
3 7 (11.29%) C#
3 7 (11.29%) VBA
4 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (37.10%) Degree
2 7 (11.29%) MCITP
2 7 (11.29%) MCDBA
2 7 (11.29%) MCP
2 7 (11.29%) MCSD
2 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (8.06%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 62 (100.00%) Cognos
2 35 (56.45%) Oracle
3 29 (46.77%) Informatica
4 25 (40.32%) SAP
5 21 (33.87%) Business Objects
6 18 (29.03%) JD Edwards
7 14 (22.58%) Hyperion
8 11 (17.74%) PeopleSoft
8 11 (17.74%) JBoss
9 10 (16.13%) Ab Initio
10 9 (14.52%) IBM
11 7 (11.29%) Infor
11 7 (11.29%) Kalido
11 7 (11.29%) Applix
11 7 (11.29%) Siebel
11 7 (11.29%) Sybase
11 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
11 7 (11.29%) Sun
11 7 (11.29%) MicroStrategy
12 6 (9.68%) Citrix
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