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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
Rank 722 750 726
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -24
Permanent jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 175 131 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.94% 1.47% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 147 103 141
Average salary £47,750 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.50% +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 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,250 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +1.72%

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
9041 8938 9221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.93% 8.22% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7053 7108 7483
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 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%

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 24 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 24 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 +28 161 £48,000 -4.00% 10
London +17 50 £58,750 +6.81% 5
South East 0 43 £48,000 -4.00%
West Midlands +15 39 £27,500 -32.09% 1
Hampshire +16 30 £48,000 +12.94%
Warwickshire +21 19 £27,500 -32.92%
South West -15 12 £52,000 +73.33%
Surrey +1 11 £50,000 +11.11%
Docklands, London - 11 £72,500 -
Dorset - 11 £52,000 -
Bournemouth - 11 £52,000 -
City of London +2 10 £57,500 +6.97% 1
Scotland -6 6 £47,500 +16.56%
Edinburgh -8 6 £47,500 -
Yorkshire - 6 £37,500 -
East of England -30 5 £47,500 +2.15% 2
Northern Ireland - 4 - -
Wales - 4 £32,250 -
South Wales - 4 £32,250 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £29,500 -
Leeds - 4 £29,500 -
Cardiff - 4 £32,250 -
County Antrim - 4 - -
Belfast - 4 - -
Birmingham - 4 £49,655 -
East Midlands +3 3 £47,500 +22.58% 1
Derbyshire - 3 £47,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire +5 2 £47,500 +26.66%
Cambridge -5 2 £47,500 +26.66%
Hertfordshire -16 2 £48,750 +14.70% 2

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 344 (100.00%) Cognos
1 344 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 201 (58.43%) ETL
3 188 (54.65%) SQL
4 172 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 167 (48.55%) Data Warehouse
6 166 (48.26%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 153 (44.48%) Oracle
8 151 (43.90%) Cognos Report Studio
9 138 (40.12%) IBM
10 126 (36.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 94 (27.33%) Cognos TM1
12 92 (26.74%) Finance
12 92 (26.74%) Cognos Analysis Studio
13 88 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
14 77 (22.38%) T-SQL
15 74 (21.51%) Microsoft
16 66 (19.19%) Data Modelling
17 61 (17.73%) SQL Server 2008
17 61 (17.73%) Cognos Query Studio
18 59 (17.15%) Dimensional Modelling
19 58 (16.86%) Relational Database
20 50 (14.53%) Data Mart
21 47 (13.66%) OLAP
21 47 (13.66%) Cognos Metric Studio
22 44 (12.79%) Kimball Methodology
23 43 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
23 43 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
24 42 (12.21%) Oracle BI EE
24 42 (12.21%) Star Schema

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (5.23%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.33%) SAS
3 7 (2.03%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (1.16%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (1.16%) FileNet
4 4 (1.16%) Apache
Applications
1 32 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.78%) MS Office
3 9 (2.62%) SPSS
4 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 94 (27.33%) Cognos TM1
2 20 (5.81%) Oracle EBS
3 15 (4.36%) Oracle Financials
3 15 (4.36%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (2.03%) Summit
5 6 (1.74%) Cognos Controller
5 6 (1.74%) Cognos Planning
5 6 (1.74%) Hyperion Planning
6 4 (1.16%) Dynamics GP
6 4 (1.16%) FRx
7 2 (0.58%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.29%) Maximo
8 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.78%) Intranet
2 12 (3.49%) Internet
3 9 (2.62%) FTP
4 7 (2.03%) ATM
5 4 (1.16%) HTTP
5 4 (1.16%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 167 (48.55%) Data Warehouse
3 166 (48.26%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 151 (43.90%) Cognos Report Studio
5 126 (36.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 92 (26.74%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 61 (17.73%) Cognos Query Studio
7 61 (17.73%) SQL Server 2008
8 58 (16.86%) Relational Database
9 50 (14.53%) Data Mart
10 47 (13.66%) OLAP
10 47 (13.66%) Cognos Metric Studio
11 43 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
12 42 (12.21%) Oracle BI EE
12 42 (12.21%) Star Schema
13 33 (9.59%) DataStage
14 31 (9.01%) Oracle ODI
15 29 (8.43%) Oracle Database
15 29 (8.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 29 (8.43%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 29 (8.43%) Visual Studio
2 22 (6.40%) Git (software)
3 11 (3.20%) Toad
4 8 (2.33%) Oracle APEX
5 5 (1.45%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.29%) UltraEdit
General
1 92 (26.74%) Finance
2 15 (4.36%) Banking
3 10 (2.91%) Manufacturing
4 9 (2.62%) Retail
5 5 (1.45%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.45%) Advertising
5 5 (1.45%) Law
6 4 (1.16%) General Ledger
6 4 (1.16%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.87%) Games
7 3 (0.87%) Legal
8 2 (0.58%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.29%) Automotive
9 1 (0.29%) Publishing
9 1 (0.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 204 (59.30%) Developer
2 167 (48.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 133 (38.66%) Cognos Developer
4 117 (34.01%) Cognos BI Developer
5 68 (19.77%) Analyst
6 33 (9.59%) Consultant
7 30 (8.72%) Business Developer
7 30 (8.72%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 19 (5.52%) Developer Analyst
9 18 (5.23%) Senior Developer
10 15 (4.36%) Architect
10 15 (4.36%) Business Analyst
11 14 (4.07%) Support Analyst
11 14 (4.07%) Cognos Consultant
12 13 (3.78%) TM1 Developer
13 12 (3.49%) Lead Developer
14 11 (3.20%) Senior Cognos Developer
15 10 (2.91%) Business Manager
15 10 (2.91%) Report Analyst
15 10 (2.91%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (9.88%) .NET
2 26 (7.56%) HTML
3 24 (6.98%) ASP.NET
4 22 (6.40%) CSS
4 22 (6.40%) jQuery
4 22 (6.40%) AngularJS
4 22 (6.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 15 (4.36%) .NET Framework
6 9 (2.62%) XML
7 8 (2.33%) MDX
8 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 88 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (11.63%) Management Information System
3 20 (5.81%) Visualisation
4 16 (4.65%) Data Structures
5 13 (3.78%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.45%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.16%) Clustering
8 2 (0.58%) Oracle Exalytics
8 2 (0.58%) User Experience
9 1 (0.29%) Statistics
9 1 (0.29%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 19 (5.52%) Windows
2 5 (1.45%) UNIX
3 4 (1.16%) Linux
4 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 344 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 201 (58.43%) ETL
3 66 (19.19%) Data Modelling
4 59 (17.15%) Dimensional Modelling
5 44 (12.79%) Kimball Methodology
6 43 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
7 36 (10.47%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (8.72%) Inmon Methodology
9 27 (7.85%) Analytics
10 23 (6.69%) Web Development
10 23 (6.69%) MVC
11 19 (5.52%) Release Management
11 19 (5.52%) User Acceptance Testing
12 16 (4.65%) Project Management
13 14 (4.07%) Workflow
14 13 (3.78%) Data Analysis
14 13 (3.78%) Line Management
15 12 (3.49%) Data Management
15 12 (3.49%) ERP
16 10 (2.91%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 188 (54.65%) SQL
2 77 (22.38%) T-SQL
3 40 (11.63%) PL/SQL
4 38 (11.05%) C#
5 32 (9.30%) JavaScript
5 32 (9.30%) VBA
6 22 (6.40%) PHP
7 9 (2.62%) Java
8 8 (2.33%) C
9 7 (2.03%) Python
9 7 (2.03%) Ruby
10 4 (1.16%) R
10 4 (1.16%) Tcl
10 4 (1.16%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.16%) MATLAB
10 4 (1.16%) Jython
10 4 (1.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (4.65%) Degree
2 7 (2.03%) MCAD
2 7 (2.03%) MCSD
2 7 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.45%) ACCA
3 5 (1.45%) CIMA
4 4 (1.16%) AAT
5 3 (0.87%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.87%) IBM Certification
6 2 (0.58%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.29%) HND
7 1 (0.29%) ISEB
7 1 (0.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.40%) SLA
2 3 (0.87%) QA
3 2 (0.58%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.58%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.58%) Basel II
System Software
1 4 (1.16%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 344 (100.00%) Cognos
2 153 (44.48%) Oracle
3 138 (40.12%) IBM
4 74 (21.51%) Microsoft
5 24 (6.98%) Netezza
6 22 (6.40%) Tableau
6 22 (6.40%) Hyperion
7 21 (6.10%) Informatica
8 16 (4.65%) Business Objects
9 9 (2.62%) MicroStrategy
9 9 (2.62%) Citrix
10 8 (2.33%) Twitter
11 7 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (1.74%) SAP
13 5 (1.45%) Vertica
13 5 (1.45%) Talend
14 4 (1.16%) Ab Initio
15 3 (0.87%) Infor
16 2 (0.58%) Teradata
17 1 (0.29%) Capita
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