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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank - 121 106
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.22% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.46% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Average salary - £80,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +82.85%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
893 865 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 43.90% 47.68% 57.85%
Number of salaries quoted 756 786 731
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) IBM
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Informatica
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
4 2 (28.57%) QlikView
5 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (14.29%) User Experience
5 1 (14.29%) Greenplum
5 1 (14.29%) R
5 1 (14.29%) Tableau
5 1 (14.29%) PowerPivot
5 1 (14.29%) Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) MuleSoft
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Power BI
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (14.29%) Maximo
5 1 (14.29%) Teradata
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) QlikView
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (14.29%) DataStage
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (14.29%) Pentaho
3 1 (14.29%) Power BI
3 1 (14.29%) PowerPivot
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Cognos Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Lead Developer
3 2 (28.57%) TM1 Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Business Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Cognos BI Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Cognos Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Report Writer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) Facilities Management
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (14.29%) Refactoring
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) IBM
2 3 (42.86%) Informatica
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Greenplum
3 1 (14.29%) MuleSoft
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Tableau
3 1 (14.29%) Teradata
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
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