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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 106 104 92
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 11 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.65% 0.28% 1.30%
As % of the Vendors category 1.43% 0.50% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 20
Average salary £80,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.42% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
769 798 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 45.29% 54.92% 55.06%
Number of salaries quoted 683 685 732
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £57,500
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 6 March 2015.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 14 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (75.00%) SAS
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 8 (50.00%) Tableau
4 7 (43.75%) Finance
5 5 (31.25%) Asset Management
5 5 (31.25%) Cognos TM1
5 5 (31.25%) MicroStrategy
5 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (31.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 5 (31.25%) Use Case
6 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 4 (25.00%) Business Objects
6 4 (25.00%) IBM
6 4 (25.00%) Cognos Controller
7 3 (18.75%) Teradata
7 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (18.75%) SPSS
7 3 (18.75%) Python
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle
7 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
7 3 (18.75%) QlikView
7 3 (18.75%) Open Source
7 3 (18.75%) Pentaho
7 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
7 3 (18.75%) R
7 3 (18.75%) Cloudera
7 3 (18.75%) Business Analytics
7 3 (18.75%) Analytics

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 12 (75.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Cognos TM1
1 5 (31.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (25.00%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (6.25%) ResourceLink
3 1 (6.25%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (18.75%) QlikView
2 3 (18.75%) Pentaho
2 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Consultant
2 8 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 5 (31.25%) Business Consultant
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Business Consultant
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) SAS BI Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) TM1 Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Cognos Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Cognos Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) HR Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (18.75%) Open Source
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (31.25%) Asset Management
2 5 (31.25%) Use Case
3 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) Business Analytics
4 3 (18.75%) Analytics
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Python
1 3 (18.75%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (50.00%) Tableau
2 5 (31.25%) MicroStrategy
3 4 (25.00%) Business Objects
3 4 (25.00%) IBM
4 3 (18.75%) Cloudera
4 3 (18.75%) Teradata
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle
5 1 (6.25%) Infor
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Progression
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum +attractive benefits, 30 days holida
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