The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within IBM Cognos.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cognos
UK
Rank 505 465 406
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -59
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 401 570 741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.48% 0.58% 0.71%
As % of the Vendors category 1.08% 1.26% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 357 437 605
Median salary £48,500 £47,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% -1.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
37013 45100 49645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.03% 45.54% 47.84%
Number of salaries quoted 29869 36902 40757
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Cognos as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cognos
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cognos within the UK.

Cognos Salary Trend in the UK

Cognos
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 within the UK.

Cognos Salary Histogram in the UK

Cognos
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the UK over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -3 383 £48,500 +2.10% 52
London +2 159 £55,000 +4.76% 21
South East +11 97 £47,500 - 14
City of London +70 80 £52,500 - 7
West Midlands +1 38 £45,000 +18.42% 6
Birmingham +27 31 £45,000 +5.88% 2
East of England +22 25 £44,500 +2.29% 1
North West -16 24 £32,000 -12.32% 6
West Sussex - 24 £47,750 - 1
Buckinghamshire +39 23 £35,000 -22.65% 4
Yorkshire +14 14 £40,000 +6.66%
Milton Keynes +30 13 £35,000 -13.58% 2
East Midlands +8 13 £23,000 -42.50% 1
Manchester -13 13 £32,000 -28.88% 6
Oxfordshire - 13 £47,500 - 1
West Yorkshire +12 11 £40,000 +10.34%
Cheshire +12 11 £31,500 -21.25%
Scotland -19 11 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Warrington +21 10 £31,500 +16.66%
Essex +36 9 £56,250 -6.25%
High Wycombe - 9 £30,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +9 8 £44,500 -48.40% 1
Hertfordshire -6 7 £40,000 -8.04%
Watford -8 7 £40,000 -30.43%
Scunthorpe - 7 £23,000 -
Lincolnshire - 7 £23,000 -
Gatwick - 7 £37,500 - 1
Bradford - 7 £40,000 -
Stockport +13 6 £28,250 -8.13% 4
Edinburgh -29 6 £48,750 +2.63% 2

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing Cognos also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Cognos.

1 576 (73.47%) Business Intelligence
2 494 (63.01%) SQL
3 368 (46.94%) SQL Server
4 313 (39.92%) Finance
5 285 (36.35%) Data Warehouse
6 256 (32.65%) ETL
7 255 (32.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 239 (30.48%) Oracle
9 219 (27.93%) Microsoft
10 200 (25.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 179 (22.83%) Analytics
12 178 (22.70%) BusinessObjects
13 177 (22.58%) Cognos Business Intelligence
14 173 (22.07%) T-SQL
15 163 (20.79%) Tableau
16 162 (20.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 145 (18.49%) QlikView
18 129 (16.45%) Agile Software Development
19 125 (15.94%) Data Modelling
20 122 (15.56%) Power BI
21 119 (15.18%) IBM
22 106 (13.52%) MS Excel
23 99 (12.63%) Visualisation
24 94 (11.99%) Analytical Skills
25 91 (11.61%) SAP
26 86 (10.97%) Degree
27 81 (10.33%) Hyperion
28 80 (10.20%) MySQL
29 79 (10.08%) Cognos TM1
30 78 (9.95%) Management Information System

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 43 (5.48%) SAS
2 23 (2.93%) SharePoint
3 22 (2.81%) Apache Pig
4 10 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (1.02%) Apache Spark
6 8 (1.02%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (0.77%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.64%) Jupyter
9 4 (0.51%) OpenStack
9 4 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.38%) IIS
10 3 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.13%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.13%) Apache
12 1 (0.13%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.13%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 106 (13.52%) MS Excel
2 27 (3.44%) MS Office
3 17 (2.17%) SPSS
4 16 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.77%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.38%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.26%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 177 (22.58%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 79 (10.08%) Cognos TM1
3 27 (3.44%) Cognos Planning
4 26 (3.32%) Oracle EBS
5 23 (2.93%) SAP BPC
6 15 (1.91%) Cognos Controller
7 14 (1.79%) HFM
8 11 (1.40%) Oracle EBS R12
9 9 (1.15%) BusinessWorks
9 9 (1.15%) Oracle Assets
9 9 (1.15%) Oracle Cash Management
9 9 (1.15%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 9 (1.15%) Oracle Payables
9 9 (1.15%) Oracle Receivables
9 9 (1.15%) ResourceLink
9 9 (1.15%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
10 8 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
10 8 (1.02%) FastStats
11 7 (0.89%) Hyperion Planning
11 7 (0.89%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 29 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (1.66%) GitHub
4 8 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (0.77%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.51%) FinancialForce.com
7 3 (0.38%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.26%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.26%) Azure Machine Learning
8 2 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.26%) SaaS
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.13%) AtomSphere
9 1 (0.13%) Boomi
9 1 (0.13%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.91%) Firewall
2 11 (1.40%) DNS
3 4 (0.51%) Internet
3 4 (0.51%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (0.38%) SMS
5 2 (0.26%) HTTP
5 2 (0.26%) Intranet
5 2 (0.26%) LDAP
5 2 (0.26%) SAN
6 1 (0.13%) Broadband
6 1 (0.13%) Extranet
6 1 (0.13%) FTP
6 1 (0.13%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 368 (46.94%) SQL Server
2 285 (36.35%) Data Warehouse
3 255 (32.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 200 (25.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 178 (22.70%) BusinessObjects
6 162 (20.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 145 (18.49%) QlikView
8 122 (15.56%) Power BI
9 80 (10.20%) MySQL
10 77 (9.82%) Big Data
11 71 (9.06%) Pentaho
12 70 (8.93%) Hadoop
13 68 (8.67%) SQL Server 2008
14 67 (8.55%) Cognos Report Studio
15 62 (7.91%) NoSQL
16 57 (7.27%) Relational Database
17 56 (7.14%) OLAP
18 52 (6.63%) Cognos Analysis Studio
19 49 (6.25%) Cognos Framework Manager
20 46 (5.87%) DB2
Development Applications
1 56 (7.14%) JIRA
2 49 (6.25%) Talend Open Studio
3 32 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (2.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 15 (1.91%) Visual Studio
6 11 (1.40%) Oracle Forms
7 10 (1.28%) Oracle APEX
8 8 (1.02%) ERwin
8 8 (1.02%) Git (software)
9 7 (0.89%) FishEye
9 7 (0.89%) git-flow
9 7 (0.89%) Liquibase
10 4 (0.51%) Jenkins
10 4 (0.51%) PowerDesigner
10 4 (0.51%) Vagrant
11 3 (0.38%) Subversion
12 2 (0.26%) Toad
13 1 (0.13%) NUnit
13 1 (0.13%) Selenium
13 1 (0.13%) SoapUI
General
1 313 (39.92%) Finance
2 34 (4.34%) Marketing
3 32 (4.08%) Law
4 28 (3.57%) Banking
5 26 (3.32%) Retail
6 18 (2.30%) Legal
7 10 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (1.15%) General Ledger
8 9 (1.15%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.02%) Advertising
10 5 (0.64%) Publishing
11 4 (0.51%) Back Office
11 4 (0.51%) Local Government
12 3 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (0.38%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.26%) Automotive
13 2 (0.26%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.26%) Military
13 2 (0.26%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.13%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 257 (32.78%) Developer
2 232 (29.59%) Analyst
3 130 (16.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 97 (12.37%) SQL Developer
5 95 (12.12%) Consultant
6 65 (8.29%) Support Analyst
7 61 (7.78%) SQL BI Developer
8 60 (7.65%) SSIS Developer
9 52 (6.63%) Cognos Developer
10 48 (6.12%) SQL Analyst
11 46 (5.87%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 45 (5.74%) Applications Support
12 45 (5.74%) Data Analyst
13 44 (5.61%) Systems Analyst
14 41 (5.23%) SQL Server Developer
15 37 (4.72%) Applications Support Analyst
15 37 (4.72%) Architect
15 37 (4.72%) Cognos Consultant
16 35 (4.46%) Report Analyst
17 34 (4.34%) Microsoft BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (7.53%) MDX
2 54 (6.89%) .NET
3 37 (4.72%) Web Services
4 26 (3.32%) XML
5 15 (1.91%) HTML
6 14 (1.79%) SOAP
7 13 (1.66%) REST
8 10 (1.28%) EDI
9 9 (1.15%) CSS
10 8 (1.02%) ASP.NET
10 8 (1.02%) FpML
10 8 (1.02%) JMS
10 8 (1.02%) JSON
10 8 (1.02%) RESTful
11 7 (0.89%) .NET Framework
11 7 (0.89%) Grails
11 7 (0.89%) JRuby
12 6 (0.77%) D3.js
13 5 (0.64%) XBRL
14 4 (0.51%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 99 (12.63%) Visualisation
2 94 (11.99%) Analytical Skills
3 78 (9.95%) Management Information System
4 25 (3.19%) Computer Science
5 24 (3.06%) Data Integration
6 15 (1.91%) Data Conversion
7 14 (1.79%) FMCG
8 10 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (1.28%) Mathematics
8 10 (1.28%) PMI
9 9 (1.15%) DTCC
10 8 (1.02%) Clustering
10 8 (1.02%) NHS
11 7 (0.89%) Reference Data
12 6 (0.77%) Data Extraction
12 6 (0.77%) Reinsurance
12 6 (0.77%) Statistics
13 4 (0.51%) Credit Risk
13 4 (0.51%) Market Risk
13 4 (0.51%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 42 (5.36%) Windows
2 25 (3.19%) Unix
3 23 (2.93%) Windows Server
4 20 (2.55%) Linux
5 13 (1.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.26%) AIX
7 2 (0.26%) Solaris
8 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 576 (73.47%) Business Intelligence
2 256 (32.65%) ETL
3 179 (22.83%) Analytics
4 129 (16.45%) Agile Software Development
5 125 (15.94%) Data Modelling
6 75 (9.57%) Project Management
7 73 (9.31%) Stakeholder Management
8 71 (9.06%) Kimball Methodology
9 62 (7.91%) Dimensional Modelling
10 60 (7.65%) CRM
11 56 (7.14%) Data Analysis
12 54 (6.89%) Scrum
13 51 (6.51%) Migration
14 50 (6.38%) Data Management
15 48 (6.12%) Data Visualisation
15 48 (6.12%) Time Management
16 45 (5.74%) ERP
17 44 (5.61%) Data Analytics
18 43 (5.48%) Mentoring
19 42 (5.36%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 494 (63.01%) SQL
2 173 (22.07%) T-SQL
3 47 (5.99%) VBA
4 46 (5.87%) PL/SQL
5 37 (4.72%) Java
6 31 (3.95%) Python
7 27 (3.44%) C#
7 27 (3.44%) JavaScript
8 18 (2.30%) PowerShell
9 15 (1.91%) VB
10 14 (1.79%) R
11 12 (1.53%) Shell Script
12 10 (1.28%) PHP
13 9 (1.15%) C++
13 9 (1.15%) Scala
14 7 (0.89%) Clojure
14 7 (0.89%) Groovy
14 7 (0.89%) HiveQL
14 7 (0.89%) Jython
15 6 (0.77%) C
Qualifications
1 86 (10.97%) Degree
2 13 (1.66%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.28%) PMI Certification
4 9 (1.15%) SC Cleared
5 8 (1.02%) ACCA
5 8 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.89%) CIMA
7 6 (0.77%) ISEB
8 3 (0.38%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.26%) MCITP
9 2 (0.26%) MCTS
9 2 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.13%) MCP
10 1 (0.13%) MCSE
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.13%) SAS Certification
10 1 (0.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (6.51%) Data Quality
2 15 (1.91%) QA
3 9 (1.15%) Dodd-Frank
4 8 (1.02%) SLA
5 6 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.64%) CRD IV
7 4 (0.51%) Basel II
7 4 (0.51%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.13%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 5 (0.64%) Hyper-V
2 4 (0.51%) Apache Flume
2 4 (0.51%) HDFS
2 4 (0.51%) Terminal Services
3 2 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.26%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.26%) vSphere
4 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.13%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 14 (1.79%) Puppet
2 3 (0.38%) Oozie
3 2 (0.26%) Ambari
3 2 (0.26%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.26%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.26%) RSA Archer
4 1 (0.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 239 (30.48%) Oracle
2 219 (27.93%) Microsoft
3 163 (20.79%) Tableau
4 119 (15.18%) IBM
5 91 (11.61%) SAP
6 81 (10.33%) Hyperion
7 66 (8.42%) Informatica
8 53 (6.76%) MicroStrategy
9 49 (6.25%) Talend
10 31 (3.95%) Teradata
11 23 (2.93%) Netezza
12 20 (2.55%) Salesforce.com
13 16 (2.04%) Anaplan
14 14 (1.79%) Ab Initio
14 14 (1.79%) TIBCO
15 13 (1.66%) Alteryx
16 12 (1.53%) Concur
17 11 (1.40%) PeopleSoft
17 11 (1.40%) Sage
18 10 (1.28%) JD Edwards
Stockport, Cheshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Recann
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 56 minutes ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £70,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 5 hours ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000-£90,000 plus excellent benefits.
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £65000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: car, pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + lots including flexi working
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + car, pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
Warwickshire
Venn Group
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £46,500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £58,000 per annum + 10% BONUS+ Car allowance+ BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Matt Burton Associates Ltd
Salary: £23k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
HCA Hospitals
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent bens incl. private health
Posted: 13 days ago