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 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cognos
England / West Midlands
Rank 177 182 178
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 37 34 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.76% 0.65% 0.81%
As % of the Vendors category 1.66% 1.48% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 28 22 29
Median salary £45,000 £38,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £36,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £50,500
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 in the West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2228 2300 2365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.77% 44.18% 46.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1682 1906 2099
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,507 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 19 January 2017.

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 19 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
Birmingham +28 29 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Wolverhampton - 2 £38,500 -
Coventry +14 1 £34,000 +20.35% 1
Sutton Coldfield -2 1 - - 1
Staffordshire -19 1 £38,500 +2.66%
Worcestershire - 1 £35,000 -
Cognos
England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 34 (59.65%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (47.37%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (45.61%) SQL
4 24 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 21 (36.84%) SQL Server
6 19 (33.33%) ETL
7 18 (31.58%) Finance
8 13 (22.81%) IBM
8 13 (22.81%) BusinessObjects
9 12 (21.05%) MS Excel
9 12 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (19.30%) Cognos TM1
10 11 (19.30%) Crystal Reports
10 11 (19.30%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (17.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (15.79%) Data Quality
12 9 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (15.79%) Management Information System
12 9 (15.79%) Analytics
12 9 (15.79%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 8 (14.04%) MySQL
13 8 (14.04%) Pentaho
14 7 (12.28%) QlikView
14 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (12.28%) Tableau
14 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (12.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (12.28%) SAS
14 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2014

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 7 (12.28%) SAS
2 1 (1.75%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 12 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (19.30%) Cognos TM1
2 10 (17.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.75%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (47.37%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (36.84%) SQL Server
3 13 (22.81%) BusinessObjects
4 12 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (19.30%) Crystal Reports
6 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (15.79%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 9 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (14.04%) MySQL
8 8 (14.04%) Pentaho
9 7 (12.28%) QlikView
9 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (12.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (10.53%) Cognos Query Studio
10 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2016
11 4 (7.02%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 3 (5.26%) Cognos Analysis Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Subversion
1 1 (1.75%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 18 (31.58%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Military
3 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (29.82%) Analyst
2 15 (26.32%) Developer
3 11 (19.30%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 11 (19.30%) Data Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) SQL Developer
5 6 (10.53%) SQL BI Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Analytics Manager
6 4 (7.02%) Business Intelligence Lead
6 4 (7.02%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Accountant
7 3 (5.26%) Data Warehouse Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Report Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Strategy Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Systems Accountant
8 2 (3.51%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Development Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) JSON
1 1 (1.75%) MDX
1 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.51%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.75%) AS400
3 1 (1.75%) iSeries
3 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.75%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) Windows
1 6 (10.53%) Windows Server
1 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (3.51%) Solaris
2 2 (3.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (59.65%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (33.33%) ETL
3 11 (19.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (15.79%) Analytics
5 6 (10.53%) Incident Management
6 5 (8.77%) Kimball Methodology
6 5 (8.77%) Project Management
7 4 (7.02%) Data Management
7 4 (7.02%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.26%) CRM
8 3 (5.26%) Data Architecture
8 3 (5.26%) Data Migration
8 3 (5.26%) Data Modelling
8 3 (5.26%) Inmon Methodology
8 3 (5.26%) Migration
9 2 (3.51%) Business Analytics
9 2 (3.51%) ERP
9 2 (3.51%) SDLC
9 2 (3.51%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 26 (45.61%) SQL
2 5 (8.77%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.75%) Python
3 1 (1.75%) R
3 1 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) ISEB
3 1 (1.75%) MCSE
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.75%) SAS Certification
3 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.79%) Data Quality
2 3 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 24 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 13 (22.81%) IBM
3 7 (12.28%) Tableau
4 6 (10.53%) SAP
5 4 (7.02%) Oracle
6 3 (5.26%) Ab Initio
6 3 (5.26%) Hyperion
6 3 (5.26%) Informatica
7 2 (3.51%) Infor
7 2 (3.51%) Netezza
8 1 (1.75%) ESRI
8 1 (1.75%) IDERA
8 1 (1.75%) RedGate
8 1 (1.75%) Talend
8 1 (1.75%) TARGIT
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