Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 174 195
Rank change year-on-year -13 +21 -17
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 7 25 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.19% 0.64% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 1.38% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 20
Birmingham median annual salary £41,913 £55,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.79% +33.33% -13.16%
10th Percentile £37,300 £39,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £47,250 £61,125 £56,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 1,748 1,811 2,287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 48.13% 46.65% 47.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1,219 1,368 1,509
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% -4.71%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,800
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 15 November 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 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) ETL
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Economics
2 4 (57.14%) Visualisation
2 4 (57.14%) Data Visualisation
2 4 (57.14%) Tableau
2 4 (57.14%) Local Government
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
2 4 (57.14%) Spotfire
2 4 (57.14%) QlikView
2 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
2 4 (57.14%) Data Mining
2 4 (57.14%) Validation
2 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (57.14%) MicroStrategy
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) SAP
2 4 (57.14%) Data Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 4 (57.14%) Master's Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Data Science
3 2 (28.57%) Aderant
3 2 (28.57%) Intapp
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) Data Governance

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 4 (57.14%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (57.14%) Data Mining
1 4 (57.14%) QlikView
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
1 4 (57.14%) Spotfire
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos Transformer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Local Government
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Intapp Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Subject Matter Expert
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) ETL
2 4 (57.14%) Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) Data Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
2 4 (57.14%) Data Science
2 4 (57.14%) Data Visualisation
2 4 (57.14%) Economics
2 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Validation
2 4 (57.14%) Visualisation
3 1 (14.29%) Data Governance
3 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
1 4 (57.14%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) MicroStrategy
1 4 (57.14%) SAP
1 4 (57.14%) Tableau
2 2 (28.57%) Aderant
2 2 (28.57%) Intapp