The table below looks at the statistics for Cognos Business Intelligence skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
Rank 174 198 194
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -4
Permanent jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 44 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.79% 0.23% 0.084%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.74% 2.93% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 43 13 2
Average salary £38,500 £41,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.09% -25.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,200 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
Cognos Business Intelligence
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Business Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
653 444 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.80% 7.99% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 514 350 442
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,780 £31,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

Cognos Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Cognos Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Cognos Business Intelligence
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence across the West Midlands region.

Cognos Business Intelligence Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Cognos Business Intelligence
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Cognos Business Intelligence Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Cognos Business Intelligence
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
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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
Warwickshire +28 20 £38,000 -7.31%
Birmingham +6 3 £50,000 +81.81%
Shropshire - 1 £40,000 -
Cognos Business Intelligence
England

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

1 118 (100.00%) Cognos
1 118 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 90 (76.27%) ETL
3 78 (66.10%) Data Warehouse
4 69 (58.47%) SQL Server
5 68 (57.63%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 63 (53.39%) SQL
7 54 (45.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 47 (39.83%) Cognos Report Studio
9 43 (36.44%) Cognos TM1
10 34 (28.81%) IBM
10 34 (28.81%) Microsoft
10 34 (28.81%) T-SQL
11 32 (27.12%) Oracle
12 31 (26.27%) Cognos Analysis Studio
13 28 (23.73%) Kimball Methodology
13 28 (23.73%) DataStage
14 27 (22.88%) SQL Server 2008
15 26 (22.03%) SharePoint
16 22 (18.64%) Dimensional Modelling
17 21 (17.80%) Inmon Methodology
18 20 (16.95%) Netezza
19 19 (16.10%) IBM InfoSphere
20 18 (15.25%) Cognos Query Studio
20 18 (15.25%) .NET
20 18 (15.25%) Visual Studio
21 15 (12.71%) SQL Server 2005
22 14 (11.86%) Cognos Powerplay
23 13 (11.02%) OLAP
23 13 (11.02%) PL/SQL

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 26 (22.03%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.93%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (5.93%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (5.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 43 (36.44%) Cognos TM1
2 7 (5.93%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.17%) Intranet
1 12 (10.17%) Internet
2 11 (9.32%) FTP
3 7 (5.93%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (66.10%) Data Warehouse
2 69 (58.47%) SQL Server
3 68 (57.63%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 54 (45.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 47 (39.83%) Cognos Report Studio
6 31 (26.27%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 28 (23.73%) DataStage
8 27 (22.88%) SQL Server 2008
9 19 (16.10%) IBM InfoSphere
10 18 (15.25%) Cognos Query Studio
11 15 (12.71%) SQL Server 2005
12 14 (11.86%) Cognos Powerplay
13 13 (11.02%) OLAP
13 13 (11.02%) Oracle OLAP
14 11 (9.32%) Cognos Impromptu
14 11 (9.32%) SQL Server 2012
14 11 (9.32%) Relational Database
15 8 (6.78%) Cognos Transformer
16 7 (5.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 7 (5.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (15.25%) Visual Studio
2 11 (9.32%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle APEX
General
1 11 (9.32%) Manufacturing
2 10 (8.47%) Finance
3 1 (0.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (49.15%) Developer
2 57 (48.31%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 49 (41.53%) Cognos Developer
4 46 (38.98%) Cognos BI Developer
5 28 (23.73%) Consultant
6 22 (18.64%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 22 (18.64%) Analyst
7 17 (14.41%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 16 (13.56%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 15 (12.71%) Business Manager
9 15 (12.71%) Cognos Consultant
10 9 (7.63%) Developer Analyst
11 7 (5.93%) Business Developer
12 6 (5.08%) Applications Support
12 6 (5.08%) Applications Consultant
12 6 (5.08%) Support Consultant
12 6 (5.08%) Applications Support Consultant
13 5 (4.24%) MI Analyst
13 5 (4.24%) Support Analyst
14 3 (2.54%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (15.25%) .NET
2 11 (9.32%) CSS
2 11 (9.32%) ASP.NET
2 11 (9.32%) HTML
2 11 (9.32%) AngularJS
2 11 (9.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 11 (9.32%) jQuery
3 7 (5.93%) XML
4 5 (4.24%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.93%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.24%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.08%) Windows
2 1 (0.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 90 (76.27%) ETL
3 28 (23.73%) Kimball Methodology
4 22 (18.64%) Dimensional Modelling
5 21 (17.80%) Inmon Methodology
6 12 (10.17%) Security Architecture
6 12 (10.17%) Data Modelling
7 11 (9.32%) MVC
7 11 (9.32%) Web Development
8 7 (5.93%) Change Data Capture
8 7 (5.93%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (5.93%) Automated Testing
8 7 (5.93%) Unit Testing
8 7 (5.93%) Workflow
8 7 (5.93%) Quality Management
8 7 (5.93%) Scrum
9 6 (5.08%) ERP
10 5 (4.24%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (2.54%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (1.69%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (53.39%) SQL
2 34 (28.81%) T-SQL
3 13 (11.02%) PL/SQL
4 11 (9.32%) VBA
4 11 (9.32%) C#
4 11 (9.32%) JavaScript
4 11 (9.32%) PHP
5 1 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (5.93%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (5.93%) MCAD
1 7 (5.93%) MCSD
2 6 (5.08%) Degree
3 1 (0.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.02%) Solvency II
2 11 (9.32%) Basel II
2 11 (9.32%) SLA
Vendors
1 118 (100.00%) Cognos
2 34 (28.81%) IBM
2 34 (28.81%) Microsoft
3 32 (27.12%) Oracle
4 20 (16.95%) Netezza
5 11 (9.32%) Citrix
6 7 (5.93%) Informatica
6 7 (5.93%) Business Objects
7 5 (4.24%) Hyperion
8 4 (3.39%) SAP
8 4 (3.39%) Infor