The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 68 61 43
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -18
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 6 12 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.93% 1.93% 5.48%
As % of the Vendors category 2.05% 4.00% 12.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 37
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.59% -3.33%
Cognos
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
292 300 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 45.20% 48.23% 42.71%
Number of salaries quoted 237 258 247
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,950 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £60,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Cognos
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Cognos Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Cognos
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Stoke-on-Trent -10 5 £40,000 +33.33%
Cognos
West Midlands

Cognos
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 19 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (73.68%) Data Modelling
2 14 (73.68%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (73.68%) BusinessObjects
2 14 (73.68%) Visualisation
3 10 (52.63%) Analytics
3 10 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (21.05%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle
6 2 (10.53%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
6 2 (10.53%) SAP
6 2 (10.53%) Windows
6 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (57.89%) Cognos Developer
3 10 (52.63%) Business Developer
3 10 (52.63%) Business Objects Developer
4 7 (36.84%) Report Developer
5 4 (21.05%) MicroStrategy Developer
6 2 (10.53%) MIS Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Excel Developer
7 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
7 1 (5.26%) SSRS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (73.68%) Visualisation
2 10 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) Data Modelling
2 10 (52.63%) Analytics
3 2 (10.53%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) MicroStrategy
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) SAP