The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 61 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 8 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.41% 1.99% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.73% 3.97% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Median salary £30,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
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 Merseyside region.

Vendors Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
293 252 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 51.77% 50.20% 46.69%
Number of salaries quoted 207 182 252
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Cognos
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Merseyside

Cognos
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Cognos Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Cognos
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
Liverpool -14 8 £30,000 -33.33%
Cognos
North West

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 14 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (92.86%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
3 11 (78.57%) SQL
4 9 (64.29%) Oracle
4 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (64.29%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
5 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 7 (50.00%) Scrum
5 7 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 6 (42.86%) PL/SQL
6 6 (42.86%) OLAP
6 6 (42.86%) ETL
6 6 (42.86%) Finance
6 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (42.86%) OLAP Cube
6 6 (42.86%) Oracle OLAP
6 6 (42.86%) Kimball Methodology
7 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (35.71%) Life Science
7 5 (35.71%) Translating Business Requirements
7 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
7 5 (35.71%) Essbase
8 4 (28.57%) Validation
8 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (21.43%) IBM
10 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) Data Warehouse
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) Oracle BI EE
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (42.86%) OLAP
4 6 (42.86%) OLAP Cube
4 6 (42.86%) Oracle OLAP
5 5 (35.71%) Essbase
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (14.29%) Big Data
7 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (14.29%) DB2
7 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (7.14%) Power BI
8 1 (7.14%) QlikView
8 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle BI Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 1 (7.14%) Data Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (35.71%) Life Science
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Scrum
4 6 (42.86%) ETL
4 6 (42.86%) Kimball Methodology
5 5 (35.71%) Translating Business Requirements
6 4 (28.57%) Validation
7 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
8 1 (7.14%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) PL/SQL
3 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) Oracle
3 3 (21.43%) IBM
4 2 (14.29%) Greenplum
4 2 (14.29%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (14.29%) Tableau
4 2 (14.29%) Teradata