The first table below looks at the demand for Cognos Powerplay 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 Powerplay over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Cognos Powerplay
Rank 198 199 194
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Cognos Powerplay 3 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.061% 0.098% 0.043%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.19% 0.29% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 1
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +17.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +2.32%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1572 1699 1495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 31.71% 33.36% 31.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1340 1492 1347
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Cognos Powerplay
England

Cognos Powerplay
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cognos Powerplay Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Cognos Powerplay
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cognos Powerplay Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Cognos Powerplay
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Cognos Powerplay 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 Powerplay.

1 7 (100.00%) VBA
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SAP
1 7 (100.00%) Cognos
1 7 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (100.00%) ERP
1 7 (100.00%) ETL
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Hyperion
1 7 (100.00%) Cognos TM1
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (100.00%) Infor
1 7 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 6 (85.71%) Manufacturing
2 6 (85.71%) DataStage
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) FTP
2 6 (85.71%) Cognos Impromptu
2 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence

Cognos Powerplay
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Cognos Powerplay 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 Powerplay. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (85.71%) DataStage
2 6 (85.71%) Cognos Impromptu
General
1 6 (85.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Business Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos BI Developer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ERP
1 7 (100.00%) ETL
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) VBA
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) SAP
1 7 (100.00%) Cognos
1 7 (100.00%) Hyperion
1 7 (100.00%) Infor
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix