The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Cognos Powerplay
Rank 889 911 837
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -74
Permanent jobs citing Cognos Powerplay 14 29 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.024% 0.039%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.041% 0.076% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 33
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -21.73%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%

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

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
34150 38001 36247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.82% 31.47% 32.09%
Number of salaries quoted 28917 32204 31320
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 17 April 2015 within the UK.

Cognos Powerplay Salary Histogram in the UK

Cognos Powerplay
Top 11 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 17 April 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
Scotland +21 5 £40,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 5 £40,000 -
South Wales - 5 £42,500 -
Wales - 5 £42,500 -
Cardiff - 5 £42,500 -
Motherwell - 5 £40,000 -
England +8 4 £42,500 -5.55% 4
South East +1 3 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Surrey - 3 £42,500 - 1
Chertsey - 3 £42,500 - 1
London -8 1 £55,000 +57.14% 1

Cognos Powerplay
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 23 (100.00%) Cognos
2 22 (95.65%) SQL Server
2 22 (95.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (82.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (82.61%) Cognos Transformer
4 13 (56.52%) Cognos Query Studio
4 13 (56.52%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 13 (56.52%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (52.17%) ETL
6 10 (43.48%) PRINCE2
6 10 (43.48%) Systems Analysis
6 10 (43.48%) Manufacturing
6 10 (43.48%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 10 (43.48%) FMCG
6 10 (43.48%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (39.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (39.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (39.13%) Relational Database
7 9 (39.13%) Kalido
7 9 (39.13%) Ab Initio
7 9 (39.13%) ReportNet
7 9 (39.13%) NovaView
7 9 (39.13%) Applix
7 9 (39.13%) Cognos TM1
7 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 9 (39.13%) BODI
7 9 (39.13%) Oracle OLAP
7 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (39.13%) Informix
7 9 (39.13%) MS Excel

Cognos Powerplay
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 9 (39.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (39.13%) MS Office
1 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Cognos TM1
2 7 (30.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (17.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (95.65%) SQL Server
1 22 (95.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 19 (82.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 19 (82.61%) Cognos Transformer
3 13 (56.52%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 13 (56.52%) Cognos Query Studio
4 10 (43.48%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 9 (39.13%) BODI
5 9 (39.13%) Oracle OLAP
5 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (39.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (39.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (39.13%) Relational Database
5 9 (39.13%) ReportNet
5 9 (39.13%) NovaView
5 9 (39.13%) Kalido
5 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 9 (39.13%) DB2
5 9 (39.13%) OLAP
5 9 (39.13%) Informix
General
1 10 (43.48%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Analyst
1 10 (43.48%) Business Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Consultant
3 7 (30.43%) Technical Consultant
3 7 (30.43%) Principal Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Cognos Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Cognos Support
4 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Cognos BI Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Business Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Cognos Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) .NET
2 7 (30.43%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) FMCG
1 10 (43.48%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (30.43%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (52.17%) ETL
3 10 (43.48%) Systems Analysis
3 10 (43.48%) PRINCE2
4 9 (39.13%) CRM
5 7 (30.43%) ERP
5 7 (30.43%) Business Development
5 7 (30.43%) Information Management
5 7 (30.43%) Mentoring
5 7 (30.43%) Coaching
5 7 (30.43%) Software Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) C#
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) MCP
1 7 (30.43%) MCSD
1 7 (30.43%) MCDBA
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (30.43%) MCITP
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Cognos
2 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) Oracle
2 9 (39.13%) Sybase
2 9 (39.13%) Business Objects
2 9 (39.13%) Hitachi
2 9 (39.13%) Hyperion
2 9 (39.13%) Informatica
2 9 (39.13%) MicroStrategy
2 9 (39.13%) Ab Initio
2 9 (39.13%) Applix
3 7 (30.43%) JD Edwards
3 7 (30.43%) SAP
3 7 (30.43%) Sun
3 7 (30.43%) Siebel
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