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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within IBM Cognos.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 54 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 13 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.15% 0.73% -
As % of the Vendors category 6.53% 1.91% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 0
Average salary £36,500 £38,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.80% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
199 209 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 32.95% 38.14% 37.20%
Number of salaries quoted 174 177 178
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £45,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cognos across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +3 4 £36,500 +4.28%
Cognos
West Midlands

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Cognos also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cognos.

1 23 (100.00%) SQL
1 23 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (86.96%) BusinessObjects
3 18 (78.26%) Data Modelling
4 17 (73.91%) Visualisation
5 14 (60.87%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (60.87%) Analytics
6 8 (34.78%) Oracle
6 8 (34.78%) MicroStrategy
7 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
7 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
8 5 (21.74%) Project Management
9 4 (17.39%) SAP
9 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (13.04%) Change Management
10 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
10 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
10 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (13.04%) Informatica
10 3 (13.04%) Snowflake Schema
10 3 (13.04%) Star Schema
10 3 (13.04%) QlikView
10 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (13.04%) Dimensional Modelling
10 3 (13.04%) Tableau
10 3 (13.04%) Kimball Methodology
10 3 (13.04%) Business Process Mapping

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Cognos also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cognos. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (86.96%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (13.04%) QlikView
4 3 (13.04%) Snowflake Schema
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (13.04%) Star Schema
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Developer
2 15 (65.22%) Business Developer
3 13 (56.52%) Business Objects Developer
4 12 (52.17%) Cognos Developer
5 11 (47.83%) Report Developer
6 5 (21.74%) MicroStrategy Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Analyst
7 3 (13.04%) Business Analyst
7 3 (13.04%) Data Business Analyst
7 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse Analyst
7 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
7 3 (13.04%) SQL Analyst
7 3 (13.04%) SQL Data Analyst
8 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (8.70%) MIS Developer
9 1 (4.35%) SQL BI Developer
9 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (73.91%) Visualisation
2 14 (60.87%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
1 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (78.26%) Data Modelling
3 14 (60.87%) Analytics
4 5 (21.74%) Project Management
5 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) Business Process Mapping
6 3 (13.04%) Change Management
6 3 (13.04%) Dimensional Modelling
6 3 (13.04%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) MicroStrategy
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) SAP
3 3 (13.04%) Informatica
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) Tableau
4 2 (8.70%) IBM
5 1 (4.35%) Ab Initio
5 1 (4.35%) Teradata