Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 122 123
Rank change year-on-year +23 +1 +32
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 51 16 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.89% 0.69% 1.11%
As % of the Vendors category 4.86% 1.65% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 56
Edinburgh median annual salary £56,250 £46,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.62% -2.63% -
10th Percentile £27,750 £41,250 £43,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £53,750 £84,250
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -7.37% - -

Cognos is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Edinburgh.

All Vendors
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1050 968 1176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 38.93% 41.80% 38.49%
Number of salaries quoted 616 610 760
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.49% +4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,225 £27,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £73,750 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Cognos as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

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 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cognos in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 50 (98.04%) Business Intelligence
2 44 (86.27%) Oracle
3 41 (80.39%) Finance
4 40 (78.43%) SQL
5 35 (68.63%) Teradata
6 33 (64.71%) Analytical Skills
7 32 (62.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 31 (60.78%) MicroStrategy
8 31 (60.78%) Banking
8 31 (60.78%) People Management
8 31 (60.78%) Mentoring
8 31 (60.78%) Infrastructure Management
9 24 (47.06%) ETL
10 21 (41.18%) Informatica
11 19 (37.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 17 (33.33%) Software Testing
12 17 (33.33%) BODI
12 17 (33.33%) Oracle OWB
13 11 (21.57%) Analytics
14 9 (17.65%) Cognos Report Studio
14 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
14 9 (17.65%) SAP
15 8 (15.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
16 7 (13.73%) DB2
16 7 (13.73%) IBM
17 6 (11.76%) Data Integration
18 5 (9.80%) Degree
18 5 (9.80%) SAS
18 5 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
18 5 (9.80%) Hyperion

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 5 (9.80%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (9.80%) SAP BPC
2 5 (9.80%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (1.96%) FastStats
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (37.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (33.33%) BODI
2 17 (33.33%) Oracle OWB
3 9 (17.65%) Cognos Report Studio
3 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
4 7 (13.73%) DB2
5 5 (9.80%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 5 (9.80%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 5 (9.80%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 5 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (9.80%) SAP BW
6 4 (7.84%) Base SAS
6 4 (7.84%) Cognos Query Studio
6 4 (7.84%) OLAP
6 4 (7.84%) Oracle OLAP
6 4 (7.84%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 4 (7.84%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 3 (5.88%) DataStage
8 2 (3.92%) IBM InfoSphere
8 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
General
1 41 (80.39%) Finance
2 31 (60.78%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 45 (88.24%) Consultant
2 17 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 17 (33.33%) Teradata Consultant
3 14 (27.45%) Business Consultant
4 5 (9.80%) Developer
4 5 (9.80%) SAP BPC Consultant
4 5 (9.80%) SAP Consultant
5 4 (7.84%) Analytics Consultant
5 4 (7.84%) Analytics Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Cognos Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse Consultant
6 3 (5.88%) Data Analytics Consultant
6 3 (5.88%) Data Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Data Warehouse Consultant
8 1 (1.96%) Cognos Consultant
8 1 (1.96%) Data Administrator
8 1 (1.96%) Data Analyst
8 1 (1.96%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (64.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.80%) Data Structures
3 3 (5.88%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (98.04%) Business Intelligence
2 32 (62.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 31 (60.78%) Infrastructure Management
3 31 (60.78%) Mentoring
3 31 (60.78%) People Management
4 24 (47.06%) ETL
5 17 (33.33%) Software Testing
6 11 (21.57%) Analytics
7 6 (11.76%) Data Integration
8 3 (5.88%) Customer Analytics
8 3 (5.88%) Data Management
8 3 (5.88%) Data Protection
8 3 (5.88%) ETL Development
9 2 (3.92%) Data Visualisation
9 2 (3.92%) Information Management
9 2 (3.92%) Visualisation
10 1 (1.96%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (1.96%) Data Cleansing
10 1 (1.96%) Database Security
10 1 (1.96%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (78.43%) SQL
2 4 (7.84%) Python
3 2 (3.92%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) IFRS
Vendors
1 44 (86.27%) Oracle
2 35 (68.63%) Teradata
3 31 (60.78%) MicroStrategy
4 21 (41.18%) Informatica
5 9 (17.65%) SAP
6 7 (13.73%) IBM
7 5 (9.80%) Hyperion
7 5 (9.80%) Tableau
8 2 (3.92%) Capita
9 1 (1.96%) Microsoft