The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 214 213 238
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +25
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 17 35 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.31% 0.57% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.73% 1.26% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 11
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.59% -3.33%
Cognos
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2328 2787 3120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 42.64% 45.13% 44.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1935 2198 2511
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Cognos
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Cognos Salary Trend in the North West

Cognos
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Cognos Salary Histogram in the North West

Cognos
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 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
Manchester +14 13 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Cheshire +26 3 £57,500 +79.68%
Merseyside -8 1 £42,250 -6.11%
Cognos
England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 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 North West region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 34 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (52.94%) SQL
3 26 (50.98%) SQL Server
3 26 (50.98%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
5 18 (35.29%) IBM
6 17 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (31.37%) BusinessObjects
8 15 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (27.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (25.49%) Data Analysis
11 12 (23.53%) Finance
11 12 (23.53%) MS Excel
12 11 (21.57%) Tableau
13 10 (19.61%) ETL
14 9 (17.65%) Visualisation
15 8 (15.69%) Management Information System
15 8 (15.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
15 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (15.69%) Kimball Methodology
15 8 (15.69%) Data Visualisation
15 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (15.69%) Oracle
16 7 (13.73%) Oracle BI EE
16 7 (13.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
17 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
17 6 (11.76%) Analytics
17 6 (11.76%) NoSQL
17 6 (11.76%) PostgreSQL

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (3.92%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (5.88%) Cognos Controller
3 2 (3.92%) HFM
3 2 (3.92%) SAP BPC
4 1 (1.96%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (50.98%) Data Warehouse
1 26 (50.98%) SQL Server
2 16 (31.37%) BusinessObjects
3 15 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (27.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (13.73%) Oracle BI EE
6 7 (13.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (11.76%) NoSQL
7 6 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (9.80%) Oracle ODI
8 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
9 4 (7.84%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (7.84%) QlikView
9 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (5.88%) Big Data
10 3 (5.88%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 3 (5.88%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (23.53%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Law
3 2 (3.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (45.10%) Developer
2 21 (41.18%) Analyst
3 10 (19.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 10 (19.61%) SQL Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Data Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) DBA
5 6 (11.76%) SQL DBA
6 5 (9.80%) Business Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) SQL Server DBA
6 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Cognos BI Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Cognos Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Financial Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Information Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Report Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (17.65%) Visualisation
3 8 (15.69%) Management Information System
4 5 (9.80%) Statistics
5 2 (3.92%) iPad
6 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.96%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (25.49%) Data Analysis
3 10 (19.61%) ETL
4 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (15.69%) Data Visualisation
4 8 (15.69%) Kimball Methodology
5 6 (11.76%) Analytics
6 5 (9.80%) Scrum
7 2 (3.92%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.92%) Data Modelling
7 2 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.92%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (3.92%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (3.92%) Validation
7 2 (3.92%) Waterfall
8 1 (1.96%) Automated Testing
8 1 (1.96%) Data Protection
8 1 (1.96%) Information Management
8 1 (1.96%) Quantitative Analysis
8 1 (1.96%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (52.94%) SQL
2 5 (9.80%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.96%) Python
3 1 (1.96%) R
3 1 (1.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) CIMA
3 2 (3.92%) AAT
3 2 (3.92%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
2 18 (35.29%) IBM
3 11 (21.57%) Tableau
4 8 (15.69%) Oracle
5 2 (3.92%) Greenplum
5 2 (3.92%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (3.92%) SAP
5 2 (3.92%) Teradata
6 1 (1.96%) Avaya
6 1 (1.96%) Google
6 1 (1.96%) Mapinfo
6 1 (1.96%) Northgate
6 1 (1.96%) Verint
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