The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 206 161 114
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -47
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 33 59 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.53% 1.11% 2.12%
As % of the Vendors category 1.15% 2.34% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 24 48 93
Median salary £41,000 £30,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.66% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -
Cognos
England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2861 2521 2346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.12% 47.34% 46.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2157 2083 1928
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,950 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Cognos
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cognos Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Cognos
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognos across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Cognos Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Cognos
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Birmingham -22 12 £43,500 -45.62%
Worcestershire - 7 £35,000 - 2
Staffordshire -1 6 £36,500 +4.28%
Coventry +4 5 £43,000 +3.61%
Warwickshire -31 2 £31,500 +26.00%
Cognos
England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 53 (75.71%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (42.86%) SQL
3 29 (41.43%) BusinessObjects
4 24 (34.29%) Analytics
5 23 (32.86%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (30.00%) Finance
6 21 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (27.14%) Oracle
8 18 (25.71%) Data Modelling
9 17 (24.29%) Visualisation
10 13 (18.57%) QlikView
11 12 (17.14%) Military
11 12 (17.14%) SQL Server
11 12 (17.14%) Strategic Management
12 11 (15.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (14.29%) Cognos TM1
13 10 (14.29%) PL/SQL
13 10 (14.29%) SAP
14 9 (12.86%) ERP
14 9 (12.86%) ESRI
14 9 (12.86%) ArcGIS
15 8 (11.43%) Netezza
15 8 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
15 8 (11.43%) T-SQL
16 7 (10.00%) ETL
16 7 (10.00%) Management Information System
16 7 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 7 (10.00%) IBM InfoSphere
16 7 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 9 (12.86%) ArcGIS
2 5 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (14.29%) Cognos TM1
2 5 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (41.43%) BusinessObjects
2 23 (32.86%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (18.57%) QlikView
4 12 (17.14%) SQL Server
5 11 (15.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (10.00%) IBM InfoSphere
6 7 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (7.14%) BusinessObjects XI
7 5 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (7.14%) OLAP
7 5 (7.14%) Oracle OLAP
7 5 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (4.29%) SAP BI
8 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.86%) DataStage
10 1 (1.43%) ActiveReports
10 1 (1.43%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (1.43%) PowerPivot
General
1 21 (30.00%) Finance
2 12 (17.14%) Military
3 5 (7.14%) French Language
4 4 (5.71%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.43%) Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (47.14%) Developer
2 21 (30.00%) Analyst
3 18 (25.71%) Cognos Developer
4 13 (18.57%) Business Developer
4 13 (18.57%) Business Objects Developer
5 9 (12.86%) Business Analyst
5 9 (12.86%) Head of Business Intelligence
5 9 (12.86%) Report Developer
6 8 (11.43%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 8 (11.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (8.57%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) Data Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) Finance Systems Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) MicroStrategy Developer
8 5 (7.14%) SQL Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
9 4 (5.71%) Finance Business Analyst
9 4 (5.71%) Head of Delivery
9 4 (5.71%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.29%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (24.29%) Visualisation
3 7 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.43%) FMCG
4 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.86%) Windows
1 2 (2.86%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.43%) Linux
2 1 (1.43%) Solaris
2 1 (1.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (75.71%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (34.29%) Analytics
3 18 (25.71%) Data Modelling
4 12 (17.14%) Strategic Management
5 9 (12.86%) ERP
6 8 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (10.00%) ETL
8 6 (8.57%) Project Management
8 6 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (7.14%) BPR
9 5 (7.14%) Change Data Capture
9 5 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (7.14%) Migration
9 5 (7.14%) Process Improvement
9 5 (7.14%) Use Case
10 4 (5.71%) Coaching
10 4 (5.71%) Data Governance
10 4 (5.71%) Line Management
10 4 (5.71%) Mentoring
10 4 (5.71%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (42.86%) SQL
2 10 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 8 (11.43%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.43%) C
4 1 (1.43%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (1.43%) Degree
1 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.43%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.43%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (5.71%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (1.43%) Control-M
2 1 (1.43%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 19 (27.14%) Oracle
2 10 (14.29%) SAP
3 9 (12.86%) ESRI
4 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
4 8 (11.43%) Netezza
5 5 (7.14%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (5.71%) IFS
7 3 (4.29%) IBM
7 3 (4.29%) Informatica
8 1 (1.43%) Ab Initio
8 1 (1.43%) Remedy
8 1 (1.43%) Teradata
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