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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 196 224 241
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +17
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 32 28 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.57% 0.44% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 1.34% 0.97% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 29 17 11
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -
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
2394 2872 3115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 42.41% 44.85% 44.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1991 2243 2460
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,375 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £59,600
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 4 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 4 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 +23 23 £33,750 -15.62% 2
Merseyside -3 5 £36,000 -20.00%
Cheshire +24 4 £46,250 +49.19%
Cognos
England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 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 37 (69.81%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (52.83%) SQL Server
3 27 (50.94%) SQL
4 24 (45.28%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (37.74%) Microsoft
6 18 (33.96%) BusinessObjects
6 18 (33.96%) IBM
7 16 (30.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (28.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (28.30%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (24.53%) Finance
10 12 (22.64%) MS Excel
10 12 (22.64%) Tableau
10 12 (22.64%) Data Analysis
11 10 (18.87%) Management Information System
12 9 (16.98%) Visualisation
13 8 (15.09%) Data Visualisation
13 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (15.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (15.09%) Oracle
13 8 (15.09%) ETL
14 7 (13.21%) Oracle BI EE
14 7 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (13.21%) Analytics
15 6 (11.32%) Kimball Methodology
15 6 (11.32%) NoSQL
15 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2008
15 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2005
15 6 (11.32%) 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 3 (5.66%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (22.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (5.66%) Cognos Controller
3 2 (3.77%) HFM
3 2 (3.77%) SAP BPC
4 1 (1.89%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (52.83%) SQL Server
2 24 (45.28%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (33.96%) BusinessObjects
4 16 (30.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (28.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (13.21%) Oracle BI EE
8 6 (11.32%) NoSQL
8 6 (11.32%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (9.43%) QlikView
10 4 (7.55%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (7.55%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
10 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (5.66%) Big Data
11 3 (5.66%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 3 (5.66%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (24.53%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Law
3 2 (3.77%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (43.40%) Analyst
1 23 (43.40%) Developer
2 10 (18.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 9 (16.98%) SQL Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) Data Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) DBA
5 6 (11.32%) SQL DBA
6 5 (9.43%) Business Developer
6 5 (9.43%) SQL Server DBA
6 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Cognos BI Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Cognos Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Financial Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) MIS Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Report Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 2 (3.77%) MIS Reporting Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) SQL Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.30%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (18.87%) Management Information System
3 9 (16.98%) Visualisation
4 4 (7.55%) Statistics
5 1 (1.89%) iPad
5 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.89%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (69.81%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (22.64%) Data Analysis
3 8 (15.09%) Data Visualisation
3 8 (15.09%) ETL
4 7 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (13.21%) Analytics
5 6 (11.32%) Kimball Methodology
6 4 (7.55%) Scrum
6 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.66%) Data Modelling
8 2 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.77%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.77%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (3.77%) Validation
8 2 (3.77%) Waterfall
9 1 (1.89%) Automated Testing
9 1 (1.89%) Customer Analysis
9 1 (1.89%) Financial Analysis
9 1 (1.89%) Quantitative Analysis
9 1 (1.89%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (50.94%) SQL
2 5 (9.43%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.89%) Python
3 1 (1.89%) R
3 1 (1.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) CIMA
3 2 (3.77%) AAT
3 2 (3.77%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 20 (37.74%) Microsoft
2 18 (33.96%) IBM
3 12 (22.64%) Tableau
4 8 (15.09%) Oracle
5 3 (5.66%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (5.66%) SAP
5 3 (5.66%) Teradata
6 2 (3.77%) Greenplum
7 1 (1.89%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.89%) Avaya
7 1 (1.89%) Google
7 1 (1.89%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.89%) Mapinfo
7 1 (1.89%) Northgate
7 1 (1.89%) Verint
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