The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Cognos
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 82 91
Rank change year-on-year +2 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 21 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.72% 0.99% 0.65%
As % of the Vendors category 4.42% 2.45% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 8
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -40.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Cognos is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 475 489 512
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 38.90% 40.51% 36.76%
Number of salaries quoted 277 249 329
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Cognos as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in Edinburgh

Cognos
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Cognos in Edinburgh

Cognos
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cognos in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cognos in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Cognos also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 26 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (84.62%) Oracle
3 16 (61.54%) SQL
4 13 (50.00%) MicroStrategy
4 13 (50.00%) Finance
4 13 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (46.15%) Banking
5 12 (46.15%) Mentoring
5 12 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (42.31%) People Management
6 11 (42.31%) Infrastructure Management
6 11 (42.31%) Teradata
7 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
7 10 (38.46%) DB2
7 10 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (34.62%) ETL
8 9 (34.62%) Analytics
9 6 (23.08%) Cognos Report Studio
9 6 (23.08%) Driving Licence
9 6 (23.08%) DataStage
9 6 (23.08%) Data Integration
10 5 (19.23%) Information Management
10 5 (19.23%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 5 (19.23%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 5 (19.23%) ETL Development
10 5 (19.23%) Tableau
11 4 (15.38%) IBM InfoSphere
11 4 (15.38%) Cognos Query Studio
11 4 (15.38%) IBM
11 4 (15.38%) Microsoft

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (38.46%) DB2
1 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) Cognos Report Studio
2 6 (23.08%) DataStage
3 5 (19.23%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 5 (19.23%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Cognos Query Studio
4 4 (15.38%) IBM InfoSphere
5 3 (11.54%) DecisionStream
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (7.69%) QlikView
7 1 (3.85%) Looker
7 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (50.00%) Finance
2 12 (46.15%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Local Government
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Consultant
2 12 (46.15%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 11 (42.31%) Business Consultant
4 5 (19.23%) Data Warehouse Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Analytics Consultant
6 3 (11.54%) Data Analytics Consultant
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Data Warehouse Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Cognos Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) Data Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Data Analytics Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Administrator
8 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse Specialist
8 1 (3.85%) Database Developer
8 1 (3.85%) DBA
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (23.08%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (46.15%) Mentoring
4 11 (42.31%) Infrastructure Management
4 11 (42.31%) People Management
5 9 (34.62%) Analytics
5 9 (34.62%) ETL
6 6 (23.08%) Data Integration
7 5 (19.23%) ETL Development
7 5 (19.23%) Information Management
8 3 (11.54%) Visualisation
9 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
9 2 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
9 2 (7.69%) Process Management
10 1 (3.85%) Data Architecture
10 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
10 1 (3.85%) Investment Management
10 1 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
10 1 (3.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.85%) R
Vendors
1 22 (84.62%) Oracle
2 13 (50.00%) MicroStrategy
3 11 (42.31%) Teradata
4 5 (19.23%) Tableau
5 4 (15.38%) IBM
5 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
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