The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 77 - 94
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 23 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.66% - 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 3.42% - 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 4
Average salary £45,000 - £28,119
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Cognos
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Vendors Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
672 591 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 48.55% 48.92% 43.99%
Number of salaries quoted 540 485 512
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Cognos
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Wales

Cognos
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Wales

Cognos
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Wales region 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South Wales - 23 £45,000 - 1
Cognos
UK

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 55 (91.67%) Business Intelligence
2 51 (85.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 45 (75.00%) SQL
4 42 (70.00%) SQL Server
5 38 (63.33%) Finance
6 35 (58.33%) Data Warehouse
6 35 (58.33%) Microsoft
7 33 (55.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 31 (51.67%) T-SQL
9 27 (45.00%) ETL
9 27 (45.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 26 (43.33%) SQL Server 2012
10 26 (43.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 26 (43.33%) DTS
10 26 (43.33%) OLTP
11 17 (28.33%) Kimball Methodology
12 15 (25.00%) Mentoring
13 13 (21.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
14 12 (20.00%) Banking
14 12 (20.00%) Clustering
14 12 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
14 12 (20.00%) Project Management
15 9 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 8 (13.33%) PRINCE2
17 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
18 5 (8.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
18 5 (8.33%) Cognos Transformer
18 5 (8.33%) Cognos Query Studio
18 5 (8.33%) Cognos Analysis Studio
18 5 (8.33%) FMCG

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (21.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (85.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 42 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 35 (58.33%) Data Warehouse
4 33 (55.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 27 (45.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 26 (43.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 26 (43.33%) DTS
6 26 (43.33%) OLTP
6 26 (43.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 9 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (8.33%) Cognos Powerplay
9 5 (8.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 5 (8.33%) Cognos Transformer
9 5 (8.33%) Cognos Query Studio
9 5 (8.33%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 4 (6.67%) Data Mining
11 3 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (5.00%) Cognos Report Studio
12 2 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 38 (63.33%) Finance
2 12 (20.00%) Banking
3 5 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.67%) Advertising
5 2 (3.33%) Retail
6 1 (1.67%) French Language
6 1 (1.67%) German Language
6 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (46.67%) Analyst
2 26 (43.33%) DBA
3 18 (30.00%) SQL DBA
4 16 (26.67%) Business Analyst
5 15 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 14 (23.33%) Administrator
7 8 (13.33%) Developer
7 8 (13.33%) Analyst Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Data Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) SQL Server DBA
8 4 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 4 (6.67%) Technical Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Business Manager
10 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse Architect
10 1 (1.67%) Architect
10 1 (1.67%) Development Manager
10 1 (1.67%) Data Architect
10 1 (1.67%) Senior Data Architect
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Clustering
2 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.33%) FMCG
4 1 (1.67%) AS400
4 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (91.67%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (45.00%) ETL
3 17 (28.33%) Kimball Methodology
4 15 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 12 (20.00%) Project Management
6 8 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 5 (8.33%) Data Analysis
7 5 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (6.67%) CRM
8 4 (6.67%) Test Strategy
9 3 (5.00%) Change Control
9 3 (5.00%) Line Management
10 2 (3.33%) Waterfall
11 1 (1.67%) Information Management
11 1 (1.67%) Analytics
11 1 (1.67%) Performance Tuning
11 1 (1.67%) Performance Monitoring
11 1 (1.67%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 45 (75.00%) SQL
2 31 (51.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 35 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.67%) IBM
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle
3 1 (1.67%) Informatica
3 1 (1.67%) Teradata
3 1 (1.67%) Netezza
3 1 (1.67%) Greenplum
3 1 (1.67%) Tableau
3 1 (1.67%) Vertica
3 1 (1.67%) Talend
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