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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
Rank 732 750 742
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -8
Permanent jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 170 126 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.91% 1.42% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 138 103 146
Average salary £47,500 £44,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.34% -1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £36,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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
8886 8891 9577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.76% 8.33% 8.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6872 6989 7841
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £76,900 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
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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 +27 163 £47,500 +7.34% 12
London -2 49 £60,000 +9.09% 3
West Midlands +22 44 £32,500 -20.73% 2
South East -5 44 £48,000 +6.66% 3
Hampshire +9 31 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Warwickshire +28 24 £27,500 -32.92%
South West -25 14 £52,000 +41.49%
Dorset - 13 £52,000 -
Bournemouth - 13 £52,000 -
Surrey +6 11 £50,000 +11.11%
City of London +4 11 £58,750 +6.81% 2
Docklands, London - 7 £72,500 -
Yorkshire -30 5 £30,000 -40.00%
Leeds -25 4 £29,500 -41.00%
West Yorkshire -30 4 £29,500 -41.00%
East of England -34 4 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Northern Ireland - 4 - -
County Antrim - 4 - -
Belfast - 4 - -
Scotland -19 3 £47,500 +13.09% 1
Cambridgeshire -4 2 £45,000 +20.00%
East Midlands -7 2 £47,500 +26.66% 3
Cambridge -9 2 £45,000 +20.00%
Edinburgh -11 2 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Basingstoke - 2 - -
Berkshire -1 1 £42,500 -22.72% 2
Birmingham -7 1 £49,655 +80.56% 1
Derbyshire -13 1 £50,000 +29.03% 2
Gloucestershire - 1 £42,500 -
Norwich - 1 £47,500 -

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 387 (100.00%) Cognos
1 387 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 218 (56.33%) SQL
3 213 (55.04%) ETL
4 190 (49.10%) SQL Server
5 187 (48.32%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 186 (48.06%) Data Warehouse
7 170 (43.93%) Oracle
8 165 (42.64%) Cognos Report Studio
9 154 (39.79%) IBM
10 133 (34.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 119 (30.75%) Cognos TM1
12 113 (29.20%) Cognos Analysis Studio
13 107 (27.65%) Finance
14 105 (27.13%) Analytical Skills
15 86 (22.22%) Microsoft
15 86 (22.22%) T-SQL
16 76 (19.64%) Data Modelling
17 74 (19.12%) Cognos Query Studio
18 70 (18.09%) Relational Database
19 66 (17.05%) Dimensional Modelling
20 57 (14.73%) SQL Server 2008
21 52 (13.44%) OLAP
22 46 (11.89%) Kimball Methodology
23 45 (11.63%) Cognos Transformer
23 45 (11.63%) PL/SQL
24 43 (11.11%) Management Information System
25 42 (10.85%) Cognos Metric Studio
26 41 (10.59%) JavaScript
27 40 (10.34%) DataStage

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 24 (6.20%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.58%) SAS
3 7 (1.81%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (1.03%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (1.03%) Apache
4 4 (1.03%) FileNet
5 2 (0.52%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 28 (7.24%) MS Excel
2 18 (4.65%) SPSS
3 11 (2.84%) MS Office
4 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 119 (30.75%) Cognos TM1
2 18 (4.65%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (3.62%) Oracle Financials
4 13 (3.36%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (2.07%) Cognos Planning
6 7 (1.81%) Summit
7 4 (1.03%) Dynamics GP
7 4 (1.03%) Hyperion Planning
7 4 (1.03%) FRx
8 2 (0.52%) Cognos Controller
8 2 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.26%) Maximo
9 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.36%) Intranet
2 12 (3.10%) Internet
3 11 (2.84%) FTP
4 7 (1.81%) ATM
5 4 (1.03%) HTTP
5 4 (1.03%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (49.10%) SQL Server
2 187 (48.32%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 186 (48.06%) Data Warehouse
4 165 (42.64%) Cognos Report Studio
5 133 (34.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 113 (29.20%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 74 (19.12%) Cognos Query Studio
8 70 (18.09%) Relational Database
9 57 (14.73%) SQL Server 2008
10 52 (13.44%) OLAP
11 45 (11.63%) Cognos Transformer
12 42 (10.85%) Cognos Metric Studio
13 40 (10.34%) DataStage
14 38 (9.82%) Data Mart
15 37 (9.56%) SQL Server 2005
16 36 (9.30%) Star Schema
17 35 (9.04%) Oracle BI EE
18 34 (8.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 33 (8.53%) Oracle OLAP
20 32 (8.27%) DB2
Development Applications
1 29 (7.49%) Visual Studio
2 22 (5.68%) Git (software)
3 14 (3.62%) Toad
4 11 (2.84%) Oracle APEX
5 5 (1.29%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.52%) Visual Composer
7 1 (0.26%) UltraEdit
General
1 107 (27.65%) Finance
2 16 (4.13%) Retail
3 14 (3.62%) Manufacturing
4 9 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.81%) Games
5 7 (1.81%) Banking
6 6 (1.55%) Marketing
7 5 (1.29%) Advertising
8 4 (1.03%) Law
8 4 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.03%) General Ledger
9 3 (0.78%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.78%) Legal
10 2 (0.52%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 202 (52.20%) Developer
2 169 (43.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 137 (35.40%) Cognos Developer
4 120 (31.01%) Cognos BI Developer
5 75 (19.38%) Analyst
6 63 (16.28%) Consultant
7 40 (10.34%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 30 (7.75%) Cognos Consultant
9 27 (6.98%) Business Developer
10 26 (6.72%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 26 (6.72%) Business Intelligence Manager
11 25 (6.46%) Developer Analyst
12 24 (6.20%) Business Manager
13 18 (4.65%) Architect
14 16 (4.13%) Business Analyst
15 15 (3.88%) Support Analyst
16 12 (3.10%) Senior Developer
17 11 (2.84%) Business Intelligence Architect
18 10 (2.58%) Business Intelligence Specialist
18 10 (2.58%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (9.56%) .NET
2 32 (8.27%) HTML
3 27 (6.98%) ASP.NET
4 22 (5.68%) CSS
4 22 (5.68%) jQuery
4 22 (5.68%) AngularJS
4 22 (5.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 15 (3.88%) .NET Framework
6 9 (2.33%) XML
7 5 (1.29%) MDX
8 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.26%) HTML5
8 1 (0.26%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 105 (27.13%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 21 (5.43%) Visualisation
4 20 (5.17%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.29%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.26%) Online Games
7 1 (0.26%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 22 (5.68%) Windows
2 7 (1.81%) UNIX
3 4 (1.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 387 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 213 (55.04%) ETL
3 76 (19.64%) Data Modelling
4 66 (17.05%) Dimensional Modelling
5 46 (11.89%) Kimball Methodology
6 39 (10.08%) Analytics
6 39 (10.08%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (8.79%) Performance Tuning
8 25 (6.46%) Inmon Methodology
9 23 (5.94%) MVC
10 22 (5.68%) Data Management
10 22 (5.68%) Project Management
10 22 (5.68%) Web Development
11 20 (5.17%) Line Management
12 17 (4.39%) Release Management
12 17 (4.39%) User Acceptance Testing
13 13 (3.36%) Data Architecture
13 13 (3.36%) Change Management
13 13 (3.36%) ERP
14 12 (3.10%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 218 (56.33%) SQL
2 86 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 45 (11.63%) PL/SQL
4 41 (10.59%) JavaScript
5 36 (9.30%) C#
6 35 (9.04%) VBA
7 22 (5.68%) PHP
8 13 (3.36%) Java
9 12 (3.10%) R
10 9 (2.33%) MATLAB
11 8 (2.07%) C
12 6 (1.55%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.03%) Jython
13 4 (1.03%) Tcl
13 4 (1.03%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.52%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 22 (5.68%) Degree
2 7 (1.81%) MCAD
2 7 (1.81%) MCSD
2 7 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.29%) ACCA
3 5 (1.29%) CIMA
3 5 (1.29%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.03%) AAT
5 3 (0.78%) IBM Certification
6 2 (0.52%) ISEB
6 2 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.52%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.26%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.68%) SLA
2 13 (3.36%) Solvency II
3 11 (2.84%) Basel II
4 3 (0.78%) QA
5 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (1.03%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 387 (100.00%) Cognos
2 170 (43.93%) Oracle
3 154 (39.79%) IBM
4 86 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 30 (7.75%) Informatica
5 30 (7.75%) Netezza
6 24 (6.20%) Business Objects
7 22 (5.68%) Hyperion
7 22 (5.68%) Tableau
8 12 (3.10%) MicroStrategy
9 11 (2.84%) Citrix
9 11 (2.84%) Vertica
10 10 (2.58%) Ab Initio
11 9 (2.33%) SAP
12 8 (2.07%) Twitter
13 5 (1.29%) Infor
13 5 (1.29%) Talend
14 1 (0.26%) Applix
14 1 (0.26%) Capita
14 1 (0.26%) PeopleSoft
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Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + superb bonus and benefits package
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Hampshire
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent bonus package
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