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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cognos
North West / Merseyside
Rank - 56 59
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.76% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.64% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Median salary - £32,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -22.61%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%

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
334 244 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 55.21% 46.65% 40.26%
Number of salaries quoted 247 186 154
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,350 £28,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,200 £50,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,150
% change year-on-year
- +5.85%

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
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft