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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Cognos Powerplay
Rank 879 833 873
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +40
Permanent jobs citing Cognos Powerplay 25 38 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.035% 0.024%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.069% 0.11% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 23 36 26
Average salary £42,500 £40,750 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.29% -13.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -7.40%

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
36164 34220 36263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.87% 31.48% 30.95%
Number of salaries quoted 30535 29567 31917
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
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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 -27 25 £42,500 +6.25% 2
London -14 11 £35,000 -22.22%
West Midlands - 11 £42,500 - 1
Suffolk +5 2 - -
Bury St Edmunds +1 2 - -
East of England -2 2 - - 1
City of London -15 2 £57,500 +27.77%
Yorkshire -39 1 £35,000 +75.00%
Leeds - 1 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £42,500 -
Telford - 1 £42,500 -
Worcester - 1 £42,500 -
Shropshire - 1 £42,500 -

Cognos Powerplay
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 45 (100.00%) Cognos
2 44 (97.78%) Business Intelligence
3 36 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 31 (68.89%) ETL
5 30 (66.67%) SQL
5 30 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 27 (60.00%) Cognos Impromptu
7 26 (57.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 23 (51.11%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 21 (46.67%) ERP
10 19 (42.22%) SAP
11 18 (40.00%) Cognos TM1
12 17 (37.78%) Data Migration
12 17 (37.78%) Migration
13 16 (35.56%) Oracle
13 16 (35.56%) Data Warehouse
14 15 (33.33%) SOA
14 15 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
14 15 (33.33%) Middleware
14 15 (33.33%) Informatica
14 15 (33.33%) JD Edwards
14 15 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
14 15 (33.33%) VBA
14 15 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
14 15 (33.33%) Business Objects
14 15 (33.33%) PeopleSoft
14 15 (33.33%) JBoss
14 15 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
14 15 (33.33%) Apache
14 15 (33.33%) Games

Cognos Powerplay
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 15 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
1 15 (33.33%) Apache
2 14 (31.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 26 (57.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 18 (40.00%) Cognos TM1
3 15 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.89%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (60.00%) Cognos Impromptu
4 23 (51.11%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 16 (35.56%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
6 15 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
6 15 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
6 15 (33.33%) Oracle OWB
6 15 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
7 14 (31.11%) DataStage
8 11 (24.44%) Cognos Report Studio
9 9 (20.00%) Cognos Query Studio
9 9 (20.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 8 (17.78%) Cognos Transformer
11 7 (15.56%) Relational Database
12 6 (13.33%) DB2
13 5 (11.11%) RDBMS
14 4 (8.89%) Cognos Connection
15 2 (4.44%) OLAP
General
1 15 (33.33%) Games
2 12 (26.67%) Manufacturing
3 5 (11.11%) Finance
4 3 (6.67%) Law
4 3 (6.67%) Legal
5 2 (4.44%) Marketing
6 1 (2.22%) German Language
Job Titles
1 25 (55.56%) Developer
2 24 (53.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 18 (40.00%) Cognos Developer
4 17 (37.78%) Cognos BI Developer
5 15 (33.33%) Database Specialist
6 7 (15.56%) Server Specialist
7 6 (13.33%) Business Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Report Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Report Developer
10 1 (2.22%) Business Analyst
10 1 (2.22%) Senior Reporting Analyst
10 1 (2.22%) Senior Analyst
10 1 (2.22%) Business Consultant
10 1 (2.22%) Cognos Consultant
10 1 (2.22%) Consultant
10 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (33.33%) Data Conversion
1 15 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.44%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (97.78%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (68.89%) ETL
3 21 (46.67%) ERP
4 17 (37.78%) Data Migration
4 17 (37.78%) Migration
5 15 (33.33%) SOA
6 13 (28.89%) Security Architecture
7 5 (11.11%) Time Management
8 2 (4.44%) Practice Management
8 2 (4.44%) Information Management
8 2 (4.44%) Data Modelling
9 1 (2.22%) Business Development
9 1 (2.22%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.22%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 30 (66.67%) SQL
2 15 (33.33%) VBA
3 5 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) Cognos
2 19 (42.22%) SAP
3 16 (35.56%) Oracle
4 15 (33.33%) Informatica
4 15 (33.33%) JD Edwards
4 15 (33.33%) Business Objects
4 15 (33.33%) PeopleSoft
4 15 (33.33%) JBoss
5 13 (28.89%) Citrix
6 6 (13.33%) Hyperion
7 4 (8.89%) Infor
8 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.22%) IBM