The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the West Yorkshire region.

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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 183 150 149
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -1
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 24 18 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.49% 0.50% 0.76%
As % of the Vendors category 1.03% 1.07% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 27
Average salary £30,750 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.14% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2327 1684 1705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 47.66% 47.20% 48.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1721 1298 1354
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cognos
Yorkshire

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 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
(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 -35 11 £30,000 -14.28%
Halifax - 5 - -
Bradford -7 3 - -
Batley - 1 £23,000 -
Cognos
Yorkshire

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 11 (40.74%) SQL
3 10 (37.04%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 8 (29.63%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (29.63%) IBM
6 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
6 7 (25.93%) Windows
6 7 (25.93%) Oracle
6 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
7 6 (22.22%) Banking
7 6 (22.22%) Client/Server
8 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
8 5 (18.52%) Project Management
8 5 (18.52%) Cognos TM1
9 4 (14.81%) Marketing
9 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
9 4 (14.81%) Data Extraction
9 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
9 4 (14.81%) UAG
9 4 (14.81%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (14.81%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (14.81%) Internet
9 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
9 4 (14.81%) SLA
9 4 (14.81%) Epicor
9 4 (14.81%) CODA
10 3 (11.11%) UNIX
10 3 (11.11%) CRM
10 3 (11.11%) RDBMS

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
1 4 (14.81%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) MS Office
2 3 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (7.41%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Internet
2 3 (11.11%) SAN
3 2 (7.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
4 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
5 3 (11.11%) RDBMS
5 3 (11.11%) OLAP
5 3 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (11.11%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (7.41%) Star Schema
7 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (3.70%) SAP BW
7 1 (3.70%) Cognos Powerplay
7 1 (3.70%) MS Access
7 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.70%) Cognos Transformer
7 1 (3.70%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Banking
3 4 (14.81%) Marketing
4 3 (11.11%) Legal
5 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Applications Support
3 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (14.81%) Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Applications Specialist
4 3 (11.11%) Support Specialist
4 3 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Applications Support Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Database Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Performance Manager
5 2 (7.41%) TM1 Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Business Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (3.70%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Client/Server
2 4 (14.81%) Data Extraction
3 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.41%) Online Banking
4 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.70%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) UNIX
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (18.52%) Project Management
3 4 (14.81%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (11.11%) CRM
4 3 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
4 3 (11.11%) Time Management
5 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
5 2 (7.41%) Performance Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Wealth Management
5 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.41%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Performance Management
5 2 (7.41%) Memory Management
5 2 (7.41%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) ETL
6 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.70%) Scrum
6 1 (3.70%) Financial Modelling
6 1 (3.70%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
2 2 (7.41%) QA
2 2 (7.41%) GAAP
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) UAG
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) IBM
2 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle
3 4 (14.81%) Epicor
3 4 (14.81%) CODA
4 3 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (11.11%) Unica
5 2 (7.41%) Applix
5 2 (7.41%) Business Objects
6 1 (3.70%) SAP
6 1 (3.70%) Sybase
6 1 (3.70%) Hyperion
6 1 (3.70%) Informatica
6 1 (3.70%) Ab Initio
6 1 (3.70%) Teradata