The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 134 140 134
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 7 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.32% 0.81% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 0.62% 1.45% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 16
Median salary £52,500 £47,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.70% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -
Cognos
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1125 1307 1185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 51.44% 55.81% 47.36%
Number of salaries quoted 900 1033 950
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing Cognos as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Cognos
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Cognos
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Cognos
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +5 3 £52,500 +10.52%
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £52,500 -
Cognos
East of England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing Cognos 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 16 (72.73%) SQL
2 12 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (50.00%) Degree
3 11 (50.00%) Analytics
4 8 (36.36%) QlikView
5 7 (31.82%) Finance
6 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (27.27%) T-SQL
7 5 (22.73%) VBA
7 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
7 5 (22.73%) SAP
7 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (18.18%) Use Case
8 4 (18.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 4 (18.18%) PowerPivot
8 4 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
8 4 (18.18%) Toad
8 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
9 3 (13.64%) Retail
9 3 (13.64%) Cognos TM1
9 3 (13.64%) Windows
9 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (13.64%) Oracle
9 3 (13.64%) ETL
9 3 (13.64%) IBM
9 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
9 3 (13.64%) Business Analytics
9 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (13.64%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (9.09%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (9.09%) SAP BPC
4 1 (4.55%) JDE OneWorld
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) QlikView
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (18.18%) PowerPivot
5 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (9.09%) Power BI
6 2 (9.09%) SAP BW
7 1 (4.55%) MS Access
7 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Toad
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Back Office
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Report Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Business Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Cognos Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Designer
4 4 (18.18%) Lead Designer
4 4 (18.18%) Lead Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence Support Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Business Support Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Data Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Graduate Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Graduate Support Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Junior Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Junior Support Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Support Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) SSIS Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) MDX
2 1 (4.55%) CSS
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) Data Extraction
3 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.55%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
1 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (50.00%) Analytics
3 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 4 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
3 4 (18.18%) Use Case
4 3 (13.64%) Business Analytics
4 3 (13.64%) ETL
5 2 (9.09%) Data Management
5 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 2 (9.09%) Database Tuning
5 2 (9.09%) ETL Development
5 2 (9.09%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (9.09%) Time Management
5 2 (9.09%) Validation
6 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.55%) CRM
6 1 (4.55%) ERP
6 1 (4.55%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) SQL
2 6 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 5 (22.73%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) SAP
2 3 (13.64%) IBM
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Anaplan
3 2 (9.09%) Hyperion
3 2 (9.09%) Infor
3 2 (9.09%) JD Edwards
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) JDA
4 1 (4.55%) Manugistics