Period
to 19 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cognos over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 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.

Cognos
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 200 158 191
Rank change year-on-year -42 +33 -31
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 4 36 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.10% 0.92% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 2.04% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4 33 13
Birmingham median annual salary £40,457 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.10% +5.88% -46.88%
10th Percentile £32,975 £27,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £43,498 £60,000 £56,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year -1.16% +6.17% +5.19%

Cognos is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Birmingham.

All Vendors
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,937 1,763 2,206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 49.95% 44.92% 46.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,313 1,337 1,502
Birmingham median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £66,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Cognos as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in Birmingham

Cognos
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cognos in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Cognos in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT jobs citing Cognos also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Intapp
2 2 (50.00%) Aderant
3 1 (25.00%) Data Science
3 1 (25.00%) Law
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (25.00%) Data Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Master's Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Creative Thinking
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Economics
3 1 (25.00%) Local Government
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) MDX
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Spotfire

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (25.00%) DTS
2 1 (25.00%) OLAP
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (25.00%) QlikView
2 1 (25.00%) ROLAP
2 1 (25.00%) Spotfire
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Law
2 1 (25.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Intapp Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Junior
1 1 (25.00%) Junior Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Subject Matter Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Economics
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Aderant
1 2 (50.00%) Intapp
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (25.00%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Tableau