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 3 months to 25 June 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.

Cognos
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 121 109
Rank change year-on-year +16 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 28 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.45% 0.81% 0.80%
As % of the Vendors category 3.12% 1.74% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 25 11 3
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -10.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Cognos is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 897 1094 1002
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 46.38% 46.77% 49.83%
Number of salaries quoted 692 761 810
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Cognos as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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

Cognos
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cognos in Birmingham over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cognos in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 26 (65.00%) SQL
1 26 (65.00%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (55.00%) Finance
3 19 (47.50%) SQL Server
3 19 (47.50%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (45.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 14 (35.00%) Statistics
6 13 (32.50%) SAS
6 13 (32.50%) Microsoft Excel
6 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
7 12 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 12 (30.00%) SQL Server 2016
8 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (27.50%) Windows Server
8 11 (27.50%) Incident Management
8 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (27.50%) Windows
8 11 (27.50%) Business Continuity
8 11 (27.50%) Validation
9 9 (22.50%) Spreadsheet
10 8 (20.00%) IBM
10 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (17.50%) Degree
11 7 (17.50%) QlikView
11 7 (17.50%) Cognos TM1
12 6 (15.00%) Tableau
13 4 (10.00%) Visualisation

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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (32.50%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (22.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (45.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 7 (17.50%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (2.50%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (2.50%) MFGPRO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (47.50%) Data Warehouse
1 19 (47.50%) SQL Server
2 12 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 12 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 12 (30.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 7 (17.50%) QlikView
4 4 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (5.00%) Big Data
5 2 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
5 2 (5.00%) MySQL
5 2 (5.00%) Pentaho
5 2 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (5.00%) Power BI
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 22 (55.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Developer
2 14 (35.00%) Analyst
3 11 (27.50%) SQL Developer
4 10 (25.00%) Data Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Cognos Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Excel Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Cognos BI Developer
6 3 (7.50%) SQL Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) SQL Data Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Accountant
7 2 (5.00%) Analytics Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Analytics Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Systems Accountant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (27.50%) Windows
1 11 (27.50%) Windows Server
1 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (65.00%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (35.00%) Statistics
3 11 (27.50%) Business Continuity
3 11 (27.50%) Incident Management
3 11 (27.50%) Validation
4 4 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (10.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (5.00%) Analytics
5 2 (5.00%) Business Analytics
5 2 (5.00%) Data Governance
5 2 (5.00%) Data Management
5 2 (5.00%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (5.00%) ETL
5 2 (5.00%) Information Security
5 2 (5.00%) Machine Learning
5 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.00%) Project Management
5 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.50%) Change Management
6 1 (2.50%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) Python
2 2 (5.00%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.00%) IBM
3 6 (15.00%) Tableau
4 2 (5.00%) SAP
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