The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 167 177 175
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 9 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.28% 0.47% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.69% 1.12% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 6
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £31,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £58,000 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Cognos
North West

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1309 1704 1640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 40.29% 42.40% 43.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1091 1453 1401
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Cognos
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Manchester

Cognos
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Manchester

Cognos
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 2 £30,750 - 2
Cognos
North West

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 20 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (67.86%) SQL
3 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
4 15 (53.57%) IBM
5 10 (35.71%) BusinessObjects
6 9 (32.14%) Data Analysis
7 8 (28.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 8 (28.57%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (25.00%) Law
9 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
9 6 (21.43%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (21.43%) Data Management
9 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (21.43%) Statistics
10 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
10 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
11 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (10.71%) Line Management
12 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
13 2 (7.14%) Finance
13 2 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
13 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
14 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
14 1 (3.57%) Financial Analysis
14 1 (3.57%) Data Visualisation
14 1 (3.57%) Tableau
14 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (35.71%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (28.57%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (21.43%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (3.57%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 1 (3.57%) Cognos Query Studio
7 1 (3.57%) Cognos Report Studio
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (3.57%) QlikView
7 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 7 (25.00%) Law
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Analyst
2 8 (28.57%) MIS Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Cognos BI Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Cognos Developer
5 5 (17.86%) SQL Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Information Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) MI Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (10.71%) Senior MIS Analyst
8 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
9 1 (3.57%) Business Objects Analyst
9 1 (3.57%) Cognos Consultant
9 1 (3.57%) Data Analyst
9 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Server Analyst
9 1 (3.57%) SQL Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (21.43%) Statistics
3 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (32.14%) Data Analysis
3 6 (21.43%) Data Management
4 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
4 3 (10.71%) Line Management
5 2 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.57%) Analytics
6 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.57%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (3.57%) Financial Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.57%) Migration
6 1 (3.57%) Scrum
6 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) IBM
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Tableau
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