The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 73 44 78
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +34
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 3 25 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.43% 3.70% 0.99%
As % of the Vendors category 0.84% 7.84% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 24 9
Average salary £25,000 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -8.53%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -0.56%
Cognos
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
359 319 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 51.21% 47.19% 45.75%
Number of salaries quoted 309 272 371
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Cognos
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 26 (100.00%) SQL
2 25 (96.15%) C#
2 25 (96.15%) .NET
2 25 (96.15%) SQL Server
2 25 (96.15%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (96.15%) SLA
3 22 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 22 (84.62%) DTS
3 22 (84.62%) VBScript
4 15 (57.69%) Windows
4 15 (57.69%) Relational Database
5 13 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (46.15%) ETL
6 12 (46.15%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 12 (46.15%) Cognos Report Studio
6 12 (46.15%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 12 (46.15%) Data Transformation
7 11 (42.31%) T-SQL
8 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
9 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (11.54%) JIRA
9 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (3.85%) ZAP BI
10 1 (3.85%) Retail
10 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (3.85%) Logistics
10 1 (3.85%) Finance
10 1 (3.85%) Automotive

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (96.15%) SQL Server
1 25 (96.15%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (84.62%) DTS
3 15 (57.69%) Relational Database
4 12 (46.15%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 12 (46.15%) Cognos Report Studio
4 12 (46.15%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.85%) ZAP BI
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Automotive
1 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Applications Support
2 23 (88.46%) Consultant
3 22 (84.62%) Applications Consultant
3 22 (84.62%) Support Consultant
3 22 (84.62%) Applications Support Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (96.15%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (46.15%) ETL
2 12 (46.15%) Data Transformation
3 1 (3.85%) CRM
3 1 (3.85%) Logistics
3 1 (3.85%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (3.85%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (3.85%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) SQL
2 25 (96.15%) C#
3 22 (84.62%) VBScript
4 11 (42.31%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (96.15%) SLA
Vendors
1 22 (84.62%) Microsoft