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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 200 168 116
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -52
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 34 70 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.56% 1.18% 2.12%
As % of the Vendors category 1.21% 2.45% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 50 110
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £47,500 £50,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
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
2802 2856 2553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.88% 48.24% 47.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2046 2333 2129
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,250 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -10 13 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Worcestershire +12 4 - -
Staffordshire -16 4 £40,000 - 1
Coventry +4 3 £40,500 -2.40% 1
Warwickshire -2 3 £40,500 +62.00% 1
West Bromwich - 1 £30,000 -
Cognos
England

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 38 (55.88%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (48.53%) Finance
3 24 (35.29%) SQL
4 23 (33.82%) Analytics
5 22 (32.35%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (26.47%) ETL
6 18 (26.47%) Cognos TM1
7 17 (25.00%) ERP
8 14 (20.59%) Oracle
9 13 (19.12%) SQL Server
9 13 (19.12%) PL/SQL
10 12 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (17.65%) Microsoft
10 12 (17.65%) BusinessObjects
11 11 (16.18%) SAP
11 11 (16.18%) Management Information System
12 10 (14.71%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (14.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (13.24%) IBM InfoSphere
13 9 (13.24%) Process Improvement
13 9 (13.24%) French Language
13 9 (13.24%) Dynamics AX
13 9 (13.24%) Use Case
13 9 (13.24%) BPR
13 9 (13.24%) Data Modelling
13 9 (13.24%) DataStage
13 9 (13.24%) IBM
14 8 (11.76%) QlikView
14 8 (11.76%) Netezza

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 5 (7.35%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.88%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.47%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (26.47%) Cognos TM1
2 9 (13.24%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.94%) Infor M3
4 1 (1.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.47%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (32.35%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (19.12%) SQL Server
3 12 (17.65%) BusinessObjects
3 12 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (14.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (13.24%) DataStage
5 9 (13.24%) IBM InfoSphere
6 8 (11.76%) QlikView
7 7 (10.29%) SAP BI
7 7 (10.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (7.35%) BusinessObjects XI
9 5 (7.35%) OLAP
9 5 (7.35%) Oracle OLAP
9 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (5.88%) Relational Database
11 2 (2.94%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 1 (1.47%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 33 (48.53%) Finance
2 9 (13.24%) French Language
3 6 (8.82%) Military
4 4 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.88%) Retail
4 4 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.47%) Advertising
5 1 (1.47%) Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (45.59%) Developer
2 23 (33.82%) Analyst
3 18 (26.47%) Cognos Developer
4 13 (19.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 9 (13.24%) Business Analyst
5 9 (13.24%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 9 (13.24%) Financial Analyst
5 9 (13.24%) Systems Analyst
6 8 (11.76%) Cognos BI Developer
6 8 (11.76%) Finance Business Analyst
6 8 (11.76%) SQL Developer
7 7 (10.29%) SAP BI Developer
7 7 (10.29%) SAP Developer
7 7 (10.29%) SQL BI Developer
7 7 (10.29%) SQL Server BI Developer
7 7 (10.29%) SQL Server Developer
8 6 (8.82%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 5 (7.35%) Data Analyst
10 4 (5.88%) Business Data Analyst
10 4 (5.88%) Business Objects Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.41%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.18%) Management Information System
2 10 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.88%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.94%) AS400
5 1 (1.47%) FMCG
5 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.47%) Linux
1 1 (1.47%) Solaris
1 1 (1.47%) Unix
1 1 (1.47%) Windows
1 1 (1.47%) Windows Server
1 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (55.88%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (33.82%) Analytics
3 18 (26.47%) ETL
4 17 (25.00%) ERP
5 10 (14.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (13.24%) BPR
6 9 (13.24%) Data Modelling
6 9 (13.24%) Process Improvement
6 9 (13.24%) Use Case
7 5 (7.35%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (7.35%) Change Data Capture
7 5 (7.35%) Migration
8 4 (5.88%) Coaching
8 4 (5.88%) Line Management
8 4 (5.88%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.88%) Project Management
8 4 (5.88%) Quality Management
8 4 (5.88%) Unit Testing
9 3 (4.41%) SDLC
9 3 (4.41%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.29%) SQL
2 13 (19.12%) PL/SQL
3 7 (10.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.47%) C
4 1 (1.47%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.47%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) QA
1 1 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Control-M
1 1 (1.47%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 14 (20.59%) Oracle
2 12 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 11 (16.18%) SAP
4 9 (13.24%) IBM
5 8 (11.76%) Netezza
6 4 (5.88%) ESRI
6 4 (5.88%) IFS
7 1 (1.47%) HP
7 1 (1.47%) Informatica
7 1 (1.47%) Remedy
7 1 (1.47%) Talend
7 1 (1.47%) VMware
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £36,000 to £45,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Lichfield
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Warwick
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago