Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Cognos Business Intelligence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cognos Business Intelligence over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 213 185 236
Rank change year-on-year -28 +51 +1
Permanent jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 17 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.31% 0.26% 0.033%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.16% 3.83% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 2
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £48,750 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.95% +25.81% -18.42%
10th Percentile £27,500 £38,375 £34,125
90th Percentile £45,750 £55,625 £42,375
UK median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% +10.53% -1.04%

Cognos Business Intelligence is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 409 313 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 7.39% 6.67% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 241 182 202
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -7.69% -2.50%
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £73,750 £65,875
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Cognos Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Cognos Business Intelligence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Cognos Business Intelligence in Scotland

Cognos Business Intelligence
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Cognos Business Intelligence in Scotland

Cognos Business Intelligence
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Cognos Business Intelligence in Scotland

Cognos Business Intelligence
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -18 10 £36,250 -25.64% 2
Inverclyde +9 5 £44,000 -
Stirling - 1 - -
Cognos Business Intelligence
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Cognos Business Intelligence.

1 17 (100.00%) Cognos
1 17 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (76.47%) ETL
2 13 (76.47%) Oracle
2 13 (76.47%) Cognos Report Studio
3 12 (70.59%) Analytics
4 11 (64.71%) IBM
5 10 (58.82%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 9 (52.94%) SQL
7 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
8 5 (29.41%) Data Analysis
8 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (29.41%) Finance
8 5 (29.41%) Data Management
8 5 (29.41%) Cognos Analysis Studio
9 4 (23.53%) Data Integration
10 3 (17.65%) Oracle OLAP
10 3 (17.65%) Base SAS
10 3 (17.65%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 3 (17.65%) Teradata
10 3 (17.65%) DB2
10 3 (17.65%) OLAP
10 3 (17.65%) SAP
10 3 (17.65%) Python
10 3 (17.65%) Unix
10 3 (17.65%) SAS
10 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (17.65%) Informatica
10 3 (17.65%) Customer Requirements
10 3 (17.65%) Tableau

Cognos Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 3 (17.65%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) Cognos Report Studio
2 10 (58.82%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
4 5 (29.41%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 3 (17.65%) Base SAS
5 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (17.65%) DB2
5 3 (17.65%) OLAP
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle OLAP
5 3 (17.65%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 3 (17.65%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (11.76%) ActiveReports
6 2 (11.76%) Cognos Query Studio
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
7 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (5.88%) DataStage
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (5.88%) QlikView
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence Specialist
1 6 (35.29%) Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) Cognos Specialist
3 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 4 (23.53%) Cognos Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Cognos BI Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Cognos BI Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Cognos Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Analytics Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) OBIEE Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) SAS Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (76.47%) ETL
3 12 (70.59%) Analytics
4 5 (29.41%) Data Analysis
4 5 (29.41%) Data Management
5 4 (23.53%) Data Integration
6 3 (17.65%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (11.76%) Customer Analytics
7 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
7 2 (11.76%) ITIL
7 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
8 1 (5.88%) Data Analytics
8 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
8 1 (5.88%) Security Management
8 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cognos
2 13 (76.47%) Oracle
3 11 (64.71%) IBM
4 3 (17.65%) Informatica
4 3 (17.65%) SAP
4 3 (17.65%) Tableau
4 3 (17.65%) Teradata
5 1 (5.88%) Capita