The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 180 203 155
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -48
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 21 6 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.47% 0.12% 0.71%
As % of the Vendors category 1.09% 0.26% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 26
Average salary £32,000 £26,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.75% -24.28%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
Cognos
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1920 2291 1770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 42.92% 45.55% 48.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1556 1829 1416
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Cognos
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Cognos Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Cognos
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

Cognos Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Cognos
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 June 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
Leeds +31 16 £32,000 -8.57% 1
Bradford - 3 £30,000 -
Halifax +12 2 £32,500 -
Cognos
Yorkshire

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 32 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (56.25%) Business Objects
2 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 18 (56.25%) QlikView
3 17 (53.13%) Oracle
4 13 (40.63%) SQL
4 13 (40.63%) SAS
4 13 (40.63%) Python
4 13 (40.63%) SPSS
4 13 (40.63%) IBM
4 13 (40.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (40.63%) Business Analysis
4 13 (40.63%) Pentaho
4 13 (40.63%) Visualisation
4 13 (40.63%) Open Source
4 13 (40.63%) R
4 13 (40.63%) Tableau
4 13 (40.63%) Business Analytics
4 13 (40.63%) Analytics
5 12 (37.50%) Teradata
6 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
7 8 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
7 8 (25.00%) MongoDB
7 8 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
7 8 (25.00%) Data Analysis
7 8 (25.00%) Cloudera
8 7 (21.88%) Data Management
8 7 (21.88%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (15.63%) C#
9 5 (15.63%) .NET

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 13 (40.63%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (40.63%) SPSS
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) QlikView
2 13 (40.63%) Pentaho
3 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
4 8 (25.00%) MongoDB
5 7 (21.88%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (15.63%) Base SAS
6 5 (15.63%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 4 (12.50%) Hadoop
8 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
8 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
8 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Consultant
2 10 (31.25%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 8 (25.00%) Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) SAS BI Consultant
4 5 (15.63%) Systems Tester
4 5 (15.63%) Tester
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Tester
5 3 (9.38%) Head of Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.25%) AWS Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) .NET
2 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Visualisation
2 4 (12.50%) Data Integration
3 2 (6.25%) Data Extraction
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) UNIX
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (40.63%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (40.63%) Business Analysis
2 13 (40.63%) Open Source
2 13 (40.63%) Business Analytics
2 13 (40.63%) Analytics
3 8 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
3 8 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
3 8 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 7 (21.88%) Data Management
5 5 (15.63%) Web Development
6 4 (12.50%) Integration Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Information Architecture
6 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
8 2 (6.25%) Software Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Database Theory
8 2 (6.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) SQL
1 13 (40.63%) Python
1 13 (40.63%) R
2 5 (15.63%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) ISEB
1 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Business Objects
1 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 17 (53.13%) Oracle
3 13 (40.63%) IBM
3 13 (40.63%) Tableau
4 12 (37.50%) Teradata
5 8 (25.00%) Cloudera
6 4 (12.50%) Talend
7 1 (3.13%) Informatica