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 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 111 117 112
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 18 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.89% 0.41% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 1.76% 0.82% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 11
Average salary £47,500 £45,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.97% -9.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
1022 974 1121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 50.54% 49.95% 55.41%
Number of salaries quoted 848 841 992
Average salary £43,250 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.97% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 July 2015.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 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 29 (87.88%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 19 (57.58%) SAS
3 19 (57.58%) Visualisation
3 19 (57.58%) Tableau
4 17 (51.52%) BusinessObjects
4 17 (51.52%) IBM
5 16 (48.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (48.48%) QlikView
6 15 (45.45%) Business Analysis
6 15 (45.45%) Business Analytics
6 15 (45.45%) R
6 15 (45.45%) Open Source
6 15 (45.45%) Pentaho
6 15 (45.45%) Analytics
6 15 (45.45%) SPSS
6 15 (45.45%) Python
7 13 (39.39%) Finance
8 10 (30.30%) Data Visualisation
9 9 (27.27%) Teradata
9 9 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
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%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 7 (21.21%) Base SAS
11 7 (21.21%) OLAP
11 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
11 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Integration Services

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 19 (57.58%) SAS
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (45.45%) SPSS
2 7 (21.21%) 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 17 (51.52%) BusinessObjects
2 16 (48.48%) QlikView
3 15 (45.45%) Pentaho
4 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 9 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (24.24%) MongoDB
6 7 (21.21%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 7 (21.21%) Base SAS
6 7 (21.21%) OLAP
6 7 (21.21%) 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 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Consultant
2 16 (48.48%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 8 (24.24%) SAS BI Consultant
4 6 (18.18%) Data Architect
4 6 (18.18%) Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Business Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Business Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) AWS Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Cognos Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Project Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Manager
7 1 (3.03%) HR Data Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Consultant
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 19 (57.58%) Visualisation
2 6 (18.18%) Data Integration
2 6 (18.18%) Data Structures
3 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (87.88%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (48.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (45.45%) Business Analysis
3 15 (45.45%) Open Source
3 15 (45.45%) Business Analytics
3 15 (45.45%) Analytics
4 10 (30.30%) Data Visualisation
5 6 (18.18%) Data Analysis
5 6 (18.18%) Data Architecture
5 6 (18.18%) Migration
5 6 (18.18%) Logical Data Model
5 6 (18.18%) Physical Data Model
5 6 (18.18%) UML
5 6 (18.18%) EAI
5 6 (18.18%) Data Modelling
5 6 (18.18%) ETL
6 4 (12.12%) Asset Management
6 4 (12.12%) Use Case
7 2 (6.06%) Project Management
8 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) Python
1 15 (45.45%) R
2 6 (18.18%) SQL
2 6 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.03%) VBA
3 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
1 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
Vendors
1 27 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 19 (57.58%) Tableau
3 17 (51.52%) IBM
4 9 (27.27%) Oracle
4 9 (27.27%) Teradata
5 8 (24.24%) Cloudera
6 4 (12.12%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (3.03%) JD Edwards
7 1 (3.03%) Infor
7 1 (3.03%) SAP
7 1 (3.03%) Informatica
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
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