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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
Rank 908 854 723
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -131
Permanent jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 48 125 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.11% 0.23%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.65% 1.52% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 47 105 229
Average salary £55,000 £46,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.27% -7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,100 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%

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
7332 8200 9597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.09% 7.38% 8.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5786 6561 7371
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £34,550
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,250
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -

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 29 April 2016 within the UK.

Cognos Business Intelligence Salary Histogram in the UK

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top 24 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 29 April 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
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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 -73 47 £55,000 +18.27% 5
London -17 24 £55,750 -0.88% 4
South East -4 13 £47,500 +2.15% 1
Berkshire +8 7 £42,500 -29.16% 1
Slough - 6 £42,500 - 1
City of London +32 5 £62,500 +4.16% 2
East Midlands -10 3 £52,500 +31.25%
North West - 3 £46,250 -
Manchester - 3 £46,250 -
Hampshire -4 2 £64,250 +38.17%
Surrey -18 2 £51,750 +15.00%
Nottinghamshire - 2 £53,750 -
Nottingham - 2 £53,750 -
Reading +24 1 £55,000 -
Yorkshire +14 1 £22,500 -31.81%
West Sussex - 1 £60,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £50,000 -
Havant - 1 £96,000 -
Croydon - 1 £60,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £22,500 -
Redhill - 1 £56,000 -
Weybridge - 1 £47,500 -
Crawley - 1 £60,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £22,500 -

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 116 (100.00%) Cognos
1 116 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 67 (57.76%) Finance
3 59 (50.86%) SQL
4 40 (34.48%) SQL Server
5 37 (31.90%) IBM
6 35 (30.17%) Cognos TM1
7 33 (28.45%) Data Warehouse
8 31 (26.72%) Data Modelling
8 31 (26.72%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 26 (22.41%) Analytics
10 24 (20.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 24 (20.69%) Microsoft
10 24 (20.69%) VBA
11 23 (19.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 20 (17.24%) Degree
13 19 (16.38%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (16.38%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (15.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 17 (14.66%) Cognos Report Studio
16 16 (13.79%) ETL
16 16 (13.79%) Management Information System
17 15 (12.93%) Oracle
17 15 (12.93%) MS Excel
17 15 (12.93%) Banking
18 12 (10.34%) Visualisation
19 11 (9.48%) QlikView
19 11 (9.48%) Data Visualisation
19 11 (9.48%) Stakeholder Management
20 10 (8.62%) Cognos Controller

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 6 (5.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (12.93%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.17%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (3.45%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 35 (30.17%) Cognos TM1
2 10 (8.62%) Cognos Controller
3 5 (4.31%) Infor SunSystems
3 5 (4.31%) Unit4 Business World
4 4 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (2.59%) Cognos Planning
5 3 (2.59%) HFM
5 3 (2.59%) SAP BPC
6 2 (1.72%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.86%) Hyperion Enterprise
7 1 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.86%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 33 (28.45%) Data Warehouse
3 31 (26.72%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 24 (20.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (19.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (15.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 17 (14.66%) Cognos Report Studio
8 11 (9.48%) QlikView
9 10 (8.62%) OLAP
9 10 (8.62%) PowerPivot
10 9 (7.76%) BusinessObjects
10 9 (7.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 9 (7.76%) Oracle BI EE
10 9 (7.76%) Power BI
11 7 (6.03%) Cognos Event Studio
12 6 (5.17%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (4.31%) Cognos Analysis Studio
13 5 (4.31%) OLAP Cube
13 5 (4.31%) OLTP
13 5 (4.31%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (7.76%) Toad
2 1 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 67 (57.76%) Finance
2 15 (12.93%) Banking
3 4 (3.45%) Law
3 4 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.59%) Back Office
4 3 (2.59%) Retail
5 2 (1.72%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.86%) Advertising
6 1 (0.86%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (0.86%) Legal
6 1 (0.86%) Marketing
6 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (48.28%) Developer
2 40 (34.48%) Cognos Developer
3 39 (33.62%) Analyst
3 39 (33.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 31 (26.72%) Cognos BI Developer
5 25 (21.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 13 (11.21%) Lead Developer
7 10 (8.62%) Business Intelligence Lead
7 10 (8.62%) Consultant
8 9 (7.76%) Business Analyst
9 8 (6.90%) Cognos Consultant
10 7 (6.03%) Analyst Developer
10 7 (6.03%) Report Developer
10 7 (6.03%) SQL Analyst
10 7 (6.03%) SQL Developer
10 7 (6.03%) TM1 Analyst
11 6 (5.17%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
11 6 (5.17%) Business Intelligence Manager
12 5 (4.31%) MIS Developer
12 5 (4.31%) SSRS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.03%) HTML
2 5 (4.31%) CSS
3 2 (1.72%) .NET
3 2 (1.72%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.72%) XML
4 1 (0.86%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.38%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (13.79%) Management Information System
3 12 (10.34%) Visualisation
4 6 (5.17%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.31%) Mathematics
6 4 (3.45%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.72%) Applied Mathematics
7 2 (1.72%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.72%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.72%) Statistics
8 1 (0.86%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.86%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (26.72%) Data Modelling
3 26 (22.41%) Analytics
4 19 (16.38%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (13.79%) ETL
6 11 (9.48%) Data Visualisation
6 11 (9.48%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (7.76%) Operations Research
7 9 (7.76%) SDLC
7 9 (7.76%) Systems Analysis
8 8 (6.90%) Business Analysis
8 8 (6.90%) Data Analysis
9 6 (5.17%) Dashboard Development
9 6 (5.17%) Data Analytics
9 6 (5.17%) Mentoring
9 6 (5.17%) Scrum
9 6 (5.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (4.31%) Performance Management
10 5 (4.31%) Technical Analysis
10 5 (4.31%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (50.86%) SQL
2 24 (20.69%) VBA
3 7 (6.03%) C#
4 5 (4.31%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.72%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.86%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (17.24%) Degree
2 4 (3.45%) ACCA
2 4 (3.45%) CIMA
3 3 (2.59%) IBM Certification
4 2 (1.72%) MCITP
4 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.76%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.86%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 116 (100.00%) Cognos
2 37 (31.90%) IBM
3 24 (20.69%) Microsoft
4 15 (12.93%) Oracle
5 8 (6.90%) SAP
6 5 (4.31%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.86%) Anaplan
7 1 (0.86%) Baan
7 1 (0.86%) Infor
7 1 (0.86%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.86%) Tableau
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