Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 188 133 187
Rank change year-on-year -55 +54 -19
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 12 46 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.32% 1.24% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 2.76% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 12 40 7
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +3.45% -45.63%
10th Percentile £31,825 £29,625 £41,150
90th Percentile £57,375 £60,000 £52,000
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +18.42% -5.00%

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 1,882 1,666 2,029
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 50.56% 45.05% 44.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1,199 1,219 1,583
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,900 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £66,450
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

Cognos
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cognos in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Cognos in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (58.33%) ETL
2 7 (58.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
3 5 (41.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (41.67%) DataStage
3 5 (41.67%) Cognos TM1
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 4 (33.33%) Cognos Transformer
4 4 (33.33%) Big Data
5 3 (25.00%) IBM
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (16.67%) SAP
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (16.67%) ERP
6 2 (16.67%) Capita
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (16.67%) Data Integration
6 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
6 2 (16.67%) QlikView
6 2 (16.67%) Tableau
6 2 (16.67%) Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (16.67%) Intapp

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:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (41.67%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (8.33%) Cognos Planning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (41.67%) DataStage
1 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (33.33%) Big Data
2 4 (33.33%) Cognos Transformer
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (16.67%) QlikView
5 1 (8.33%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 1 (8.33%) Cognos Query Studio
5 1 (8.33%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (8.33%) DB2
5 1 (8.33%) DTS
5 1 (8.33%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (8.33%) OLAP
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (8.33%) ROLAP
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
1 1 (8.33%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Law
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Lead
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Leader
2 2 (16.67%) Accountant
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Cognos Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Accountant
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analytics Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Business Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Cognos BI Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Cognos Planning Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) CRM Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) ERP Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Junior
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Subject Matter Expert
3 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) TM1 Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (8.33%) EPoS
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (58.33%) ETL
3 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Data Integration
4 2 (16.67%) ERP
4 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Data Governance
5 1 (8.33%) Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Strategy
5 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) IBM
3 2 (16.67%) Aderant
3 2 (16.67%) Capita
3 2 (16.67%) Intapp
3 2 (16.67%) SAP
3 2 (16.67%) Tableau
4 1 (8.33%) JD Edwards
4 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com