The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cognos
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 80 68 91
Rank change year-on-year -12 +23  
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 8 40 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.86% 3.08% 0.78%
As % of the Vendors category 2.16% 6.38% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2 32 8
Median salary £47,750 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.52% -13.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,550 £45,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,950 £55,000 £61,650
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

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 Glasgow.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 371 627 482
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 39.81% 48.34% 41.99%
Number of salaries quoted 207 370 321
Median salary £41,000 £43,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.74% +7.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Cognos
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Cognos in Glasgow

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 8 (80.00%) SQL
1 8 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) IBM
3 6 (60.00%) DataStage
4 5 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (50.00%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (50.00%) SAS
4 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 5 (50.00%) Data Quality
4 5 (50.00%) Software Delivery
5 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (40.00%) Big Data
5 4 (40.00%) Master Data Management
5 4 (40.00%) Banking
5 4 (40.00%) Data Management
6 3 (30.00%) Quality Management
6 3 (30.00%) ETL
6 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
6 3 (30.00%) SAP
6 3 (30.00%) Unix
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle
6 3 (30.00%) Java
6 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (30.00%) Information Management
6 3 (30.00%) Netezza
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (30.00%) Customer Engagement

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (50.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (60.00%) DataStage
3 5 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (40.00%) Big Data
4 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (10.00%) Data Mart
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Big Data Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Big Data Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Cognos BI Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Cognos BI Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Cognos Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Cognos Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Data Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) DataStage Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) DataStage Developer
3 3 (30.00%) DataStage ETL Developer
3 3 (30.00%) ETL Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) ETL Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Netezza Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Netezza Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (40.00%) Data Management
3 4 (40.00%) Master Data Management
4 3 (30.00%) Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (30.00%) ETL
4 3 (30.00%) Information Management
4 3 (30.00%) Quality Management
5 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (20.00%) DRM
5 2 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (20.00%) Metadata Management
5 2 (20.00%) Time Management
6 1 (10.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) IBM
2 5 (50.00%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (30.00%) Netezza
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) SAP