Period
to 18 September 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 18 September 2021 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 251 197 297
Rank change year-on-year -54 +100 +11
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 3 2 39
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.051% 0.051% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.15% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 34
10th Percentile £56,000 £49,000 £36,625
25th Percentile £61,250 £49,375 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +42.86% +5.00% -23.08%
75th Percentile £88,750 £55,625 £58,750
90th Percentile £94,000 £56,000 £64,000
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +42.86% +5.00% -23.08%

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 the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,887 1,372 3,861
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 32.21% 34.70% 38.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,617 1,125 3,419
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £50,500 £47,750 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year - +8.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £77,500
90th Percentile £101,250 £96,250 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Cognos as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in the City of London

Cognos
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cognos in the City of London.

Salary trend for Cognos in the City of London

Cognos
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cognos in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Cognos in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2021, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Power BI
1 3 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Netezza
3 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Planning Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Power Platform
2 1 (33.33%) Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Cosmos DB
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Storage
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Synapse Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Power BI
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (33.33%) Data Lake
3 1 (33.33%) DataStage
3 1 (33.33%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Metadata
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Neo4j
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) QlikView
3 1 (33.33%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) ER Studio
1 1 (33.33%) ERwin
1 1 (33.33%) GDB
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Sourcetree
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Data Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) ETL Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Power BI Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Principal Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Principal Data Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Report Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SSAS Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SSIS Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (33.33%) Data Governance
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Inmon Methodology
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (33.33%) Metadata Management
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Parallel Processing
3 1 (33.33%) Practice Management
3 1 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) R
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Actuate
2 1 (33.33%) Aderant
2 1 (33.33%) Databricks
2 1 (33.33%) Informatica
2 1 (33.33%) MuleSoft
2 1 (33.33%) Netezza
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Talend
2 1 (33.33%) Teradata