The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 27 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 154 144
Rank change year-on-year +28 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 32 18 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.19% 0.55% 1.14%
As % of the Vendors category 2.93% 1.19% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 32 16 28
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 the East Midlands.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1093 1515 1504
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 40.81% 46.03% 40.90%
Number of salaries quoted 890 1139 1185
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,075 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Cognos
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Cognos in the East Midlands

Cognos
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cognos in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cognos in the East Midlands

Cognos
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 9 £50,000 -
Derbyshire +9 6 £41,000 -13.68%
Cognos
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 32 (58.18%) Oracle
1 32 (58.18%) Finance
2 29 (52.73%) ERP
2 29 (52.73%) IBM
3 27 (49.09%) SAP
3 27 (49.09%) CIMA
3 27 (49.09%) JD Edwards
3 27 (49.09%) Unit4 Business World
3 27 (49.09%) ACCA
3 27 (49.09%) Cognos Controller
4 15 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (20.00%) SQL
5 11 (20.00%) QlikView
5 11 (20.00%) Tableau
6 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
7 9 (16.36%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (10.91%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (10.91%) NHS
8 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
8 6 (10.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (9.09%) Visualisation
9 5 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
9 5 (9.09%) Relational Database
10 4 (7.27%) Analytics
10 4 (7.27%) A/B Testing
10 4 (7.27%) Market Research

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (10.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 27 (49.09%) Cognos Controller
1 27 (49.09%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (7.27%) NetSuite
2 4 (7.27%) WebTrends
3 3 (5.45%) HFM
3 3 (5.45%) SAP BPC
4 2 (3.64%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.00%) QlikView
2 9 (16.36%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
3 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 32 (58.18%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (7.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (49.09%) Accountant
1 27 (49.09%) Systems Accountant
2 14 (25.45%) Developer
3 9 (16.36%) Cognos Developer
3 9 (16.36%) Senior Cognos Developer
3 9 (16.36%) Senior Developer
4 7 (12.73%) Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Junior
5 5 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Junior Analyst Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Junior Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Junior Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Administrator
6 4 (7.27%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.45%) Business Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Applications Manager
9 1 (1.82%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) NHS
2 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.64%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (52.73%) ERP
2 15 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
3 5 (9.09%) Visualisation
4 4 (7.27%) A/B Testing
4 4 (7.27%) Analytics
4 4 (7.27%) Business Analysis
4 4 (7.27%) CRM
4 4 (7.27%) Data Strategy
4 4 (7.27%) E-business
4 4 (7.27%) E-Commerce
4 4 (7.27%) Market Research
4 4 (7.27%) Pay per click
4 4 (7.27%) Project Management
4 4 (7.27%) Search Engine Marketing
4 4 (7.27%) SEO
4 4 (7.27%) Web Analytics
4 4 (7.27%) Web Development
5 2 (3.64%) ITIL
5 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.00%) SQL
2 4 (7.27%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (49.09%) ACCA
1 27 (49.09%) CIMA
Vendors
1 32 (58.18%) Oracle
2 29 (52.73%) IBM
3 27 (49.09%) JD Edwards
3 27 (49.09%) SAP
4 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (20.00%) Tableau
5 4 (7.27%) Brio
5 4 (7.27%) Cognizant
5 4 (7.27%) Coremetrics
5 4 (7.27%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (7.27%) Omniture
5 4 (7.27%) Sage