The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 109 104 112
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 18 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.88% 0.84% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 1.79% 1.78% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 9
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,250 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,750 £60,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +4.93%
Cognos
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1004 900 1074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 49.24% 47.12% 56.65%
Number of salaries quoted 821 786 921
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,350 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cognos across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Cognos
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Birmingham

Cognos
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 30 (90.91%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (84.85%) Microsoft
3 21 (63.64%) SAS
3 21 (63.64%) Visualisation
3 21 (63.64%) Tableau
4 17 (51.52%) IBM
5 16 (48.48%) Business Objects
5 16 (48.48%) QlikView
6 15 (45.45%) Open Source
6 15 (45.45%) Pentaho
6 15 (45.45%) R
6 15 (45.45%) Business Analytics
6 15 (45.45%) Analytics
6 15 (45.45%) Python
6 15 (45.45%) SPSS
6 15 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (45.45%) Business Analysis
7 14 (42.42%) Finance
8 10 (30.30%) Data Visualisation
9 9 (27.27%) Teradata
9 9 (27.27%) Oracle
9 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
10 8 (24.24%) MongoDB
10 8 (24.24%) Cloudera
11 7 (21.21%) Base SAS
11 7 (21.21%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 7 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
12 6 (18.18%) OLAP
12 6 (18.18%) MicroStrategy

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 21 (63.64%) SAS
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (45.45%) SPSS
2 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.03%) Cognos Controller
1 1 (3.03%) ResourceLink
1 1 (3.03%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (48.48%) QlikView
2 15 (45.45%) Pentaho
3 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 8 (24.24%) MongoDB
5 7 (21.21%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 7 (21.21%) Base SAS
5 7 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (18.18%) OLAP
6 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (3.03%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (3.03%) Star Schema
8 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (3.03%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) JIRA
General
1 14 (42.42%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 24 (72.73%) Consultant
2 18 (54.55%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 8 (24.24%) SAS BI Consultant
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Consultant
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Business Consultant
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
4 6 (18.18%) Business Consultant
5 5 (15.15%) Data Architect
5 5 (15.15%) Architect
6 4 (12.12%) AWS Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Cognos Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Systems Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Data Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Microsoft BI Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) TM1 Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) HR Data Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) XML
2 1 (3.03%) EDI
2 1 (3.03%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 21 (63.64%) Visualisation
2 5 (15.15%) Data Integration
2 5 (15.15%) Data Structures
3 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (90.91%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (45.45%) Business Analysis
2 15 (45.45%) Open Source
2 15 (45.45%) Business Analytics
2 15 (45.45%) Analytics
3 10 (30.30%) Data Visualisation
4 6 (18.18%) Use Case
4 6 (18.18%) Asset Management
5 5 (15.15%) UML
5 5 (15.15%) EAI
5 5 (15.15%) Data Modelling
5 5 (15.15%) ETL
5 5 (15.15%) Migration
5 5 (15.15%) Data Analysis
5 5 (15.15%) Logical Data Model
5 5 (15.15%) Physical Data Model
5 5 (15.15%) Data Architecture
6 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.03%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) Python
1 15 (45.45%) R
2 5 (15.15%) SQL
2 5 (15.15%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.03%) VBA
3 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
Vendors
1 28 (84.85%) Microsoft
2 21 (63.64%) Tableau
3 17 (51.52%) IBM
4 16 (48.48%) Business Objects
5 9 (27.27%) Oracle
5 9 (27.27%) Teradata
6 8 (24.24%) Cloudera
7 6 (18.18%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (3.03%) JD Edwards
8 1 (3.03%) Infor
8 1 (3.03%) Informatica
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