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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
Rank 745 687 618
Rank change year-on-year
-58 -69
Permanent jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 153 205 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.73% 2.32% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 138 158 244
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 £37,400 £39,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
8822 8828 9140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.88% 8.06% 7.91%
Number of salaries quoted 7095 6773 7375
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 December 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 December 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 -62 137 £48,000 -4.00% 10
London +9 65 £57,500 +9.52% 3
South East -29 22 £47,750 +0.52% 1
West Midlands +3 19 £46,078 +21.25% 2
City of London +2 15 £65,000 +23.80%
Hampshire -16 15 £48,000 +12.94%
East of England -21 15 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Hertfordshire -12 13 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Wales - 11 £33,500 - 1
South Wales - 11 £33,500 - 1
Docklands, London - 10 £70,000 -
Cardiff - 10 £33,750 -
Watford - 8 £48,750 - 1
East Midlands +25 6 £60,000 +50.00%
Scotland +4 5 £38,500 -3.75% 1
Yorkshire -26 5 £62,500 -7.40%
Edinburgh - 5 £38,500 -
Surrey -7 4 £45,000 - 1
Wolverhampton -2 3 £42,500 +21.42%
South West -9 3 £52,000 +73.33% 1
West Yorkshire - 3 £38,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £60,000 -
Leeds - 3 £38,500 -
Birmingham - 3 £49,655 -
Nottingham - 3 £60,000 -
Derbyshire +10 2 £45,000 -
Cambridge -3 2 £47,500 -13.63%
North West -8 2 £42,250 -3.42%
Cambridgeshire -12 2 £47,500 -13.63%
Manchester -13 2 £42,250 -6.11%

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 323 (100.00%) Cognos
1 323 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 183 (56.66%) ETL
3 158 (48.92%) SQL Server
4 151 (46.75%) SQL
5 146 (45.20%) Data Warehouse
6 145 (44.89%) Oracle
7 144 (44.58%) IBM
8 135 (41.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 128 (39.63%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 120 (37.15%) Cognos Report Studio
11 110 (34.06%) Finance
12 90 (27.86%) Cognos TM1
13 78 (24.15%) SQL Server 2008
13 78 (24.15%) Microsoft
14 69 (21.36%) Cognos Analysis Studio
15 68 (21.05%) Data Modelling
16 65 (20.12%) Analytical Skills
17 59 (18.27%) T-SQL
18 55 (17.03%) SQL Server 2005
19 54 (16.72%) Data Mart
20 51 (15.79%) OLAP
21 50 (15.48%) Cognos Query Studio
21 50 (15.48%) Cognos Metric Studio
21 50 (15.48%) Agile Software Development
22 49 (15.17%) Dimensional Modelling
23 48 (14.86%) Oracle BI EE
24 43 (13.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 41 (12.69%) Relational Database
26 39 (12.07%) Star Schema

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 14 (4.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.55%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (1.24%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (1.24%) SAS
3 4 (1.24%) FileNet
3 4 (1.24%) Apache
4 1 (0.31%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (8.05%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.48%) MS Office
3 4 (1.24%) SPSS
4 3 (0.93%) PowerPivot
5 2 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 90 (27.86%) Cognos TM1
2 24 (7.43%) Oracle EBS
3 15 (4.64%) Oracle Financials
3 15 (4.64%) Oracle EBS R12
4 11 (3.41%) Hyperion Planning
5 8 (2.48%) Cognos Planning
6 6 (1.86%) Cognos Controller
7 5 (1.55%) Summit
8 4 (1.24%) FRx
8 4 (1.24%) Dynamics GP
9 3 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (0.62%) Oracle ERP
11 1 (0.31%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.86%) FTP
1 6 (1.86%) Intranet
2 5 (1.55%) Internet
2 5 (1.55%) ATM
3 4 (1.24%) LDAP
3 4 (1.24%) HTTP
3 4 (1.24%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (48.92%) SQL Server
2 146 (45.20%) Data Warehouse
3 135 (41.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 128 (39.63%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 120 (37.15%) Cognos Report Studio
6 78 (24.15%) SQL Server 2008
7 69 (21.36%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 55 (17.03%) SQL Server 2005
9 54 (16.72%) Data Mart
10 51 (15.79%) OLAP
11 50 (15.48%) Cognos Query Studio
11 50 (15.48%) Cognos Metric Studio
12 48 (14.86%) Oracle BI EE
13 43 (13.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 41 (12.69%) Relational Database
15 39 (12.07%) Star Schema
16 38 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 32 (9.91%) SQL Server 2012
18 31 (9.60%) Essbase
19 29 (8.98%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 27 (8.36%) Visual Studio
2 22 (6.81%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.24%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.31%) UltraEdit
5 1 (0.31%) Toad
General
1 110 (34.06%) Finance
2 26 (8.05%) Banking
3 7 (2.17%) Retail
3 7 (2.17%) Law
3 7 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.55%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.24%) General Ledger
5 4 (1.24%) Advertising
6 3 (0.93%) Marketing
6 3 (0.93%) Legal
7 2 (0.62%) Games
8 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.31%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 174 (53.87%) Developer
2 137 (42.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 113 (34.98%) Cognos Developer
4 96 (29.72%) Cognos BI Developer
5 55 (17.03%) Analyst
6 36 (11.15%) Consultant
7 23 (7.12%) Senior Developer
8 22 (6.81%) Business Developer
8 22 (6.81%) Cognos Consultant
9 18 (5.57%) Business Analyst
10 17 (5.26%) TM1 Developer
11 16 (4.95%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
11 16 (4.95%) Senior Cognos Developer
12 15 (4.64%) Support Analyst
13 13 (4.02%) TM1 Consultant
13 13 (4.02%) Business Intelligence Manager
14 12 (3.72%) Data Warehouse Developer
14 12 (3.72%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 12 (3.72%) Business Manager
15 11 (3.41%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (9.60%) .NET
2 28 (8.67%) HTML
3 25 (7.74%) CSS
4 23 (7.12%) ASP.NET
5 22 (6.81%) jQuery
5 22 (6.81%) AngularJS
5 22 (6.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 15 (4.64%) .NET Framework
7 11 (3.41%) MDX
8 7 (2.17%) XML
9 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.31%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 65 (20.12%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 16 (4.95%) Visualisation
3 16 (4.95%) Data Structures
4 12 (3.72%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.10%) Clustering
6 9 (2.79%) Oracle Exalytics
7 8 (2.48%) User Experience
8 4 (1.24%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.93%) iSeries
10 2 (0.62%) Statistics
11 1 (0.31%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 15 (4.64%) Windows
2 4 (1.24%) Linux
3 2 (0.62%) UNIX
4 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 323 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 183 (56.66%) ETL
3 68 (21.05%) Data Modelling
4 50 (15.48%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (15.17%) Dimensional Modelling
6 34 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
7 33 (10.22%) Kimball Methodology
8 25 (7.74%) Project Management
9 23 (7.12%) MVC
9 23 (7.12%) Web Development
10 22 (6.81%) Release Management
11 19 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
12 18 (5.57%) Inmon Methodology
13 17 (5.26%) Mentoring
13 17 (5.26%) Data Analysis
13 17 (5.26%) Analytics
14 15 (4.64%) Workflow
14 15 (4.64%) Data Management
14 15 (4.64%) Business Analysis
15 14 (4.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 151 (46.75%) SQL
2 59 (18.27%) T-SQL
3 37 (11.46%) C#
4 36 (11.15%) VBA
5 28 (8.67%) JavaScript
6 26 (8.05%) PL/SQL
7 22 (6.81%) PHP
8 8 (2.48%) C
8 8 (2.48%) Python
8 8 (2.48%) Ruby
9 5 (1.55%) Java
10 4 (1.24%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.24%) Tcl
10 4 (1.24%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.24%) Jython
Qualifications
1 24 (7.43%) Degree
2 10 (3.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.86%) IBM Certification
4 5 (1.55%) MCAD
4 5 (1.55%) MCSD
4 5 (1.55%) MCSE
5 4 (1.24%) ACCA
5 4 (1.24%) CIMA
5 4 (1.24%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.24%) AAT
6 2 (0.62%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.62%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.12%) SLA
2 1 (0.31%) QA
2 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (1.24%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 323 (100.00%) Cognos
2 145 (44.89%) Oracle
3 144 (44.58%) IBM
4 78 (24.15%) Microsoft
5 25 (7.74%) Hyperion
6 18 (5.57%) Tableau
7 17 (5.26%) Netezza
8 13 (4.02%) Informatica
9 11 (3.41%) SAP
10 9 (2.79%) Business Objects
11 8 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (2.48%) Twitter
12 7 (2.17%) Teradata
13 6 (1.86%) Citrix
14 5 (1.55%) Logi Analytics
14 5 (1.55%) Vertica
15 4 (1.24%) Talend
15 4 (1.24%) Infor
16 2 (0.62%) MicroStrategy
17 1 (0.31%) Lotus
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