The table below looks at the statistics for Cognos Business Intelligence skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
Rank 727 764 736
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -28
Permanent jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 170 135 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.88% 1.51% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 143 108 143
Average salary £48,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
9057 8941 9170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.96% 8.20% 8.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7074 7139 7422
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £33,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Cognos Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Cognos Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cognos Business Intelligence
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence within the UK.

Cognos Business Intelligence Salary Trend in the UK

Cognos Business Intelligence
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 within the UK.

Cognos Business Intelligence Salary Histogram in the UK

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence within the UK over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
England +13 157 £48,000 -4.00% 8
London +12 52 £58,750 +6.81% 2
South East -7 41 £48,000 -4.00% 1
West Midlands +12 35 £27,500 -21.42% 2
Hampshire +25 29 £48,000 +12.94%
Warwickshire - 16 £27,500 -
South West -15 12 £52,000 +73.33%
Docklands, London - 12 £72,500 -
City of London +11 11 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Surrey -7 11 £50,000 +11.11%
Dorset - 11 £52,000 -
Bournemouth - 11 £52,000 -
Edinburgh -4 6 £47,500 -
Scotland -4 6 £47,500 +14.45%
Yorkshire - 6 £37,500 - 1
East of England -34 5 £47,500 +5.55%
Wales - 5 £33,500 -
South Wales - 5 £33,500 -
Cardiff - 5 £33,500 -
Leeds - 4 £29,500 - 1
Birmingham - 4 £49,655 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £29,500 - 1
East Midlands +1 3 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Derbyshire - 3 £47,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire -4 2 £47,500 +18.75%
Cambridge -6 2 £47,500 +26.66%
Hertfordshire -16 2 £48,750 +14.70%
North West -22 2 £42,250 +17.36% 1
North Yorkshire - 2 £55,000 -
County Antrim - 2 - -

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Cognos Business Intelligence 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 Business Intelligence.

1 337 (100.00%) Cognos
1 337 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 199 (59.05%) ETL
3 181 (53.71%) SQL
4 174 (51.63%) SQL Server
5 164 (48.66%) Data Warehouse
6 162 (48.07%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 149 (44.21%) Oracle
8 146 (43.32%) Cognos Report Studio
9 136 (40.36%) IBM
10 128 (37.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 92 (27.30%) Cognos TM1
12 91 (27.00%) Finance
13 87 (25.82%) Cognos Analysis Studio
14 86 (25.52%) Analytical Skills
15 76 (22.55%) T-SQL
16 73 (21.66%) Microsoft
17 65 (19.29%) SQL Server 2008
18 63 (18.69%) Data Modelling
19 60 (17.80%) Dimensional Modelling
20 59 (17.51%) Cognos Query Studio
21 55 (16.32%) Relational Database
22 53 (15.73%) Data Mart
23 48 (14.24%) Cognos Metric Studio
24 46 (13.65%) SQL Server 2005
24 46 (13.65%) OLAP
25 45 (13.35%) Kimball Methodology
26 44 (13.06%) Star Schema
27 43 (12.76%) Oracle BI EE
28 41 (12.17%) Performance Tuning

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Cognos Business Intelligence 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 Business Intelligence. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (5.34%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.08%) SAS
2 7 (2.08%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (1.19%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (1.19%) FileNet
3 4 (1.19%) Apache
Applications
1 30 (8.90%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.86%) MS Office
3 8 (2.37%) SPSS
4 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 92 (27.30%) Cognos TM1
2 21 (6.23%) Oracle EBS
3 15 (4.45%) Oracle Financials
3 15 (4.45%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (2.08%) Hyperion Planning
4 7 (2.08%) Summit
5 6 (1.78%) Cognos Controller
5 6 (1.78%) Cognos Planning
6 4 (1.19%) Dynamics GP
6 4 (1.19%) FRx
7 2 (0.59%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.30%) Maximo
8 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.56%) Intranet
2 11 (3.26%) Internet
3 9 (2.67%) FTP
4 7 (2.08%) ATM
5 4 (1.19%) HTTP
5 4 (1.19%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (51.63%) SQL Server
2 164 (48.66%) Data Warehouse
3 162 (48.07%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 146 (43.32%) Cognos Report Studio
5 128 (37.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 87 (25.82%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 65 (19.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 59 (17.51%) Cognos Query Studio
9 55 (16.32%) Relational Database
10 53 (15.73%) Data Mart
11 48 (14.24%) Cognos Metric Studio
12 46 (13.65%) SQL Server 2005
12 46 (13.65%) OLAP
13 44 (13.06%) Star Schema
14 43 (12.76%) Oracle BI EE
15 31 (9.20%) DataStage
16 29 (8.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 29 (8.61%) Essbase
16 29 (8.61%) Oracle ODI
17 28 (8.31%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 29 (8.61%) Visual Studio
2 22 (6.53%) Git (software)
3 8 (2.37%) Toad
4 6 (1.78%) Oracle APEX
5 5 (1.48%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.30%) UltraEdit
General
1 91 (27.00%) Finance
2 17 (5.04%) Banking
3 10 (2.97%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.08%) Retail
5 5 (1.48%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.48%) Advertising
5 5 (1.48%) Law
6 4 (1.19%) General Ledger
7 3 (0.89%) Legal
7 3 (0.89%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.59%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.59%) Games
9 1 (0.30%) Marketing
9 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.30%) Automotive
9 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 203 (60.24%) Developer
2 166 (49.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 131 (38.87%) Cognos Developer
4 116 (34.42%) Cognos BI Developer
5 65 (19.29%) Analyst
6 31 (9.20%) Consultant
7 30 (8.90%) Business Developer
8 27 (8.01%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 19 (5.64%) Senior Developer
10 17 (5.04%) Developer Analyst
11 15 (4.45%) Business Analyst
12 14 (4.15%) Support Analyst
12 14 (4.15%) Cognos Consultant
12 14 (4.15%) TM1 Developer
13 13 (3.86%) Architect
14 12 (3.56%) Lead Developer
14 12 (3.56%) Senior Cognos Developer
15 11 (3.26%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
16 10 (2.97%) Business Intelligence Architect
16 10 (2.97%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (9.79%) .NET
2 25 (7.42%) HTML
3 23 (6.82%) ASP.NET
4 22 (6.53%) CSS
4 22 (6.53%) jQuery
4 22 (6.53%) AngularJS
4 22 (6.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 15 (4.45%) .NET Framework
6 9 (2.67%) MDX
6 9 (2.67%) XML
7 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.30%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 86 (25.52%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (11.87%) Management Information System
3 20 (5.93%) Visualisation
4 17 (5.04%) Data Structures
5 13 (3.86%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.48%) Clustering
6 5 (1.48%) Data Integration
7 3 (0.89%) Oracle Exalytics
7 3 (0.89%) User Experience
8 1 (0.30%) Statistics
8 1 (0.30%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.34%) Windows
2 4 (1.19%) UNIX
3 3 (0.89%) Linux
4 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 337 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 199 (59.05%) ETL
3 63 (18.69%) Data Modelling
4 60 (17.80%) Dimensional Modelling
5 45 (13.35%) Kimball Methodology
6 41 (12.17%) Performance Tuning
7 38 (11.28%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (9.20%) Inmon Methodology
9 24 (7.12%) Analytics
10 23 (6.82%) MVC
10 23 (6.82%) Web Development
11 20 (5.93%) Release Management
12 18 (5.34%) User Acceptance Testing
13 17 (5.04%) Project Management
14 14 (4.15%) Workflow
14 14 (4.15%) Data Analysis
15 12 (3.56%) Data Management
15 12 (3.56%) ERP
15 12 (3.56%) Line Management
16 10 (2.97%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 181 (53.71%) SQL
2 76 (22.55%) T-SQL
3 38 (11.28%) PL/SQL
3 38 (11.28%) C#
4 33 (9.79%) VBA
5 31 (9.20%) JavaScript
6 22 (6.53%) PHP
7 8 (2.37%) Java
7 8 (2.37%) C
7 8 (2.37%) Python
7 8 (2.37%) Ruby
8 4 (1.19%) Jython
8 4 (1.19%) Tcl
8 4 (1.19%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.19%) VB.NET
9 3 (0.89%) MATLAB
9 3 (0.89%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (4.75%) Degree
2 8 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.08%) MCAD
3 7 (2.08%) MCSD
4 5 (1.48%) ACCA
4 5 (1.48%) CIMA
5 4 (1.19%) IBM Certification
5 4 (1.19%) AAT
6 3 (0.89%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.59%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.30%) HND
8 1 (0.30%) MCSE
8 1 (0.30%) ISEB
8 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.53%) SLA
2 3 (0.89%) QA
3 2 (0.59%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.30%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.30%) Basel II
System Software
1 4 (1.19%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 337 (100.00%) Cognos
2 149 (44.21%) Oracle
3 136 (40.36%) IBM
4 73 (21.66%) Microsoft
5 24 (7.12%) Netezza
6 23 (6.82%) Hyperion
7 20 (5.93%) Informatica
7 20 (5.93%) Tableau
8 13 (3.86%) Business Objects
9 9 (2.67%) Citrix
10 8 (2.37%) Twitter
10 8 (2.37%) Salesforce.com
11 7 (2.08%) SAP
12 6 (1.78%) MicroStrategy
13 5 (1.48%) Vertica
13 5 (1.48%) Talend
14 3 (0.89%) Ab Initio
14 3 (0.89%) Teradata
14 3 (0.89%) Infor
15 1 (0.30%) Logi Analytics
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