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 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 48 47 74
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +27
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 5 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.22% 3.14% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 2.22% 6.35% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 1
Median salary £36,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -
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
225 252 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 54.88% 49.41% 53.63%
Number of salaries quoted 183 188 300
Median salary £42,250 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 1 May 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 1 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
Liverpool +6 5 £36,000 -20.00%
Cognos
North West

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 11 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 8 (72.73%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (36.36%) IBM
5 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (27.27%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
5 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (27.27%) Power BI
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
6 2 (18.18%) Greenplum
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (18.18%) Big Data
6 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 2 (18.18%) Tableau
6 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (27.27%) Power BI
3 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (18.18%) Big Data
4 2 (18.18%) DB2
4 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
4 2 (18.18%) MS Access
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (9.09%) Essbase
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (9.09%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Business Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Data Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
2 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) ETL
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Validation
4 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 1 (9.09%) Information Management
5 1 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 4 (36.36%) IBM
4 2 (18.18%) Greenplum
4 2 (18.18%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (18.18%) Tableau
4 2 (18.18%) Teradata