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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
Rank 779 766 755
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -11
Permanent jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 116 150 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.57% 1.75% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 106 125 117
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,100 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%

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
7382 8561 8632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.87% 7.36% 7.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5767 6720 6746
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +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 27 August 2015 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 27 August 2015. 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 -19 113 £50,000 +11.11% 14
London +35 46 £60,000 +4.34% 8
South East +6 36 £42,500 -10.52%
City of London +48 31 £60,000 +4.34% 3
Surrey +24 17 £40,500 -19.00%
East of England +23 10 £57,500 +27.77% 3
East Midlands +9 9 £52,000 +4.00% 1
Middlesex - 8 - -
Essex - 6 £57,500 -
Hampshire -2 5 £46,000 -3.15%
Derbyshire -7 5 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Berkshire +14 4 £46,000 +8.23%
Reading +3 4 £46,000 +8.23%
Hertfordshire 0 4 £38,750 -13.88% 3
Nottinghamshire -11 4 £53,750 +7.50%
West Midlands -43 4 £40,000 +5.26% 1
Yorkshire +8 3 £40,000 +33.33%
South West -7 3 £38,250 -19.04%
Nottingham -10 3 £52,500 +5.00%
Chertsey - 3 £42,500 -
Staffordshire - 3 £38,500 -
Leeds +12 2 £40,000 +33.33%
West Yorkshire +10 2 £40,000 +33.33%
Gloucestershire -13 2 £31,500 -25.88%
East Sussex - 2 £41,250 -
Bexhill-On-Sea - 2 £41,250 -
Cheltenham - 2 £31,500 -
Letchworth - 1 £32,500 -
Watford - 1 £45,000 - 2
Tamworth - 1 £41,500 -

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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.

1 241 (100.00%) Cognos
1 241 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 141 (58.51%) SQL
3 114 (47.30%) Finance
4 107 (44.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 106 (43.98%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 96 (39.83%) SQL Server
7 90 (37.34%) Cognos TM1
8 81 (33.61%) Data Warehouse
9 77 (31.95%) Cognos Report Studio
10 74 (30.71%) ETL
11 67 (27.80%) Oracle
12 66 (27.39%) Microsoft
13 65 (26.97%) IBM
14 62 (25.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 54 (22.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 49 (20.33%) MS Excel
17 42 (17.43%) SharePoint
18 39 (16.18%) Cognos Query Studio
19 36 (14.94%) T-SQL
20 32 (13.28%) Cognos Analysis Studio
21 31 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
21 31 (12.86%) C#
21 31 (12.86%) Data Modelling
22 29 (12.03%) SDLC
22 29 (12.03%) SQL Server 2008
23 28 (11.62%) HTML
24 27 (11.20%) VBA
24 27 (11.20%) Banking
24 27 (11.20%) Management Information System

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 42 (17.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.41%) SAS
Applications
1 49 (20.33%) MS Excel
2 26 (10.79%) PowerPivot
3 5 (2.07%) SPSS
4 4 (1.66%) MS Office
4 4 (1.66%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 90 (37.34%) Cognos TM1
2 13 (5.39%) Cognos Controller
3 5 (2.07%) Cognos Planning
4 2 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.41%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.41%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (44.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 106 (43.98%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 96 (39.83%) SQL Server
4 81 (33.61%) Data Warehouse
5 77 (31.95%) Cognos Report Studio
6 62 (25.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 54 (22.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 39 (16.18%) Cognos Query Studio
9 32 (13.28%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 29 (12.03%) SQL Server 2008
11 23 (9.54%) Cognos Metric Studio
11 23 (9.54%) Cognos Transformer
12 22 (9.13%) BusinessObjects
13 16 (6.64%) OLAP
14 15 (6.22%) SQL Server 2005
15 14 (5.81%) Cognos Powerplay
15 14 (5.81%) Microsoft Power View
16 13 (5.39%) Cognos Event Studio
16 13 (5.39%) Oracle Database
17 12 (4.98%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (2.49%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.24%) ERwin
2 3 (1.24%) JIRA
3 2 (0.83%) Selenium
3 2 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 114 (47.30%) Finance
2 27 (11.20%) Banking
3 13 (5.39%) Law
4 11 (4.56%) General Ledger
5 9 (3.73%) Manufacturing
6 8 (3.32%) Retail
7 6 (2.49%) Legal
7 6 (2.49%) Back Office
7 6 (2.49%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.66%) Games
9 3 (1.24%) Marketing
9 3 (1.24%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 146 (60.58%) Developer
2 104 (43.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 91 (37.76%) Cognos Developer
4 61 (25.31%) Cognos BI Developer
5 42 (17.43%) Analyst
6 34 (14.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 20 (8.30%) Consultant
8 19 (7.88%) Lead Developer
9 16 (6.64%) Team Leader
9 16 (6.64%) Business Developer
10 14 (5.81%) Business Analyst
10 14 (5.81%) Administrator
10 14 (5.81%) Report Developer
11 13 (5.39%) Cognos Administrator
11 13 (5.39%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 13 (5.39%) Senior Developer
12 12 (4.98%) Support Analyst
13 11 (4.56%) TM1 Developer
14 10 (4.15%) Cognos Support
15 9 (3.73%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (11.62%) HTML
2 26 (10.79%) CSS
3 21 (8.71%) MDX
4 19 (7.88%) .NET
5 11 (4.56%) XML
6 2 (0.83%) Middleware
6 2 (0.83%) SAP XI
6 2 (0.83%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (0.83%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (0.41%) HTML5
7 1 (0.41%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.20%) Management Information System
2 15 (6.22%) Computer Science
3 14 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (4.56%) Data Integration
5 10 (4.15%) Visualisation
6 6 (2.49%) Statistics
6 6 (2.49%) Blog
7 3 (1.24%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.24%) Replication
8 2 (0.83%) AS400
8 2 (0.83%) iSeries
9 1 (0.41%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 74 (30.71%) ETL
3 31 (12.86%) Data Modelling
3 31 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (12.03%) SDLC
5 20 (8.30%) Dimensional Modelling
6 18 (7.47%) Mentoring
6 18 (7.47%) Analytics
7 16 (6.64%) ERP
8 15 (6.22%) Data Management
9 14 (5.81%) Data Analysis
9 14 (5.81%) Kimball Methodology
10 13 (5.39%) ITIL
11 12 (4.98%) TDD
11 12 (4.98%) Problem Management
11 12 (4.98%) Release Management
11 12 (4.98%) Coaching
12 11 (4.56%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (4.56%) Business Analysis
12 11 (4.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 141 (58.51%) SQL
2 36 (14.94%) T-SQL
3 31 (12.86%) C#
4 27 (11.20%) VBA
5 15 (6.22%) Java
6 9 (3.73%) PL/SQL
7 7 (2.90%) C
8 5 (2.07%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.66%) Python
10 3 (1.24%) R
11 2 (0.83%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (10.37%) Degree
2 9 (3.73%) ACCA
2 9 (3.73%) CIMA
3 5 (2.07%) SAP Certification
3 5 (2.07%) IBM Certification
4 4 (1.66%) ISEB
5 2 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.83%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.07%) QA
2 2 (0.83%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.41%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (0.83%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (0.83%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 241 (100.00%) Cognos
2 67 (27.80%) Oracle
3 66 (27.39%) Microsoft
4 65 (26.97%) IBM
5 17 (7.05%) SAP
6 6 (2.49%) Informatica
6 6 (2.49%) Tableau
7 5 (2.07%) JD Edwards
8 4 (1.66%) Hyperion
9 3 (1.24%) Bloomberg
9 3 (1.24%) Jaspersoft
10 2 (0.83%) Capita
10 2 (0.83%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.83%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (0.83%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.83%) HP
11 1 (0.41%) Alteryx
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