Period
to 23 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 23 January 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
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 302 295 284
Rank change year-on-year -7 -11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 41 60 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.34% 0.48% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 0.82% 1.17% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 34 60 90
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.60% -1.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £41,650 £32,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,625 £59,350 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -10.00%

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 the East of England.

All Vendors
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4,973 5,118 6,490
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 41.36% 41.25% 44.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3,938 4,033 5,219
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,924 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +4.28% -

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Cognos as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in the East of England

Cognos
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Cognos in the East of England

Cognos
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cognos in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Cognos in the East of England

Cognos
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the East of England region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +6 26 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Cambridgeshire -33 13 £65,000 +46.07% 1
Essex +5 2 £39,750 -24.29%
Cognos
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 East of England region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 32 (78.05%) SQL
1 32 (78.05%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (73.17%) SQL Server
3 26 (63.41%) VBA
4 25 (60.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (60.98%) Power BI
5 24 (58.54%) T-SQL
5 24 (58.54%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (58.54%) ETL
6 22 (53.66%) Microsoft
6 22 (53.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 21 (51.22%) Kimball Methodology
7 21 (51.22%) ETL Development
7 21 (51.22%) IBM
7 21 (51.22%) Data Modelling
7 21 (51.22%) MDX
8 20 (48.78%) Unit Testing
8 20 (48.78%) MS Access
8 20 (48.78%) .NET
8 20 (48.78%) SOAP
8 20 (48.78%) Web Services
8 20 (48.78%) SQL Server 2014
8 20 (48.78%) SQL Server 2016
8 20 (48.78%) Inmon Methodology
8 20 (48.78%) Performance Tuning
8 20 (48.78%) SQL Server 2012
8 20 (48.78%) REST
8 20 (48.78%) PowerShell
8 20 (48.78%) Database Tuning
8 20 (48.78%) Team Foundation Server

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (2.44%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 17 (41.46%) DNS
1 17 (41.46%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (73.17%) SQL Server
2 25 (60.98%) Power BI
2 25 (60.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (58.54%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (53.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 20 (48.78%) MS Access
5 20 (48.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (48.78%) SQL Server 2014
5 20 (48.78%) SQL Server 2016
6 17 (41.46%) SAP Data Services
7 12 (29.27%) SAP BW
8 7 (17.07%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (14.63%) Cognos Report Studio
10 4 (9.76%) QlikView
11 3 (7.32%) Qlik Sense
12 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (2.44%) Cognos Query Studio
13 1 (2.44%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 20 (48.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (17.07%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (9.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (58.54%) Developer
2 23 (56.10%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Systems Manager
5 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Automation Specialist
7 3 (7.32%) Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Implementation Specialist
7 3 (7.32%) SQL Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) SSAS Developer
7 3 (7.32%) SSIS Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Data Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) ETL Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Report Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) SQL BI Developer
8 2 (4.88%) SQL Data Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) SQL Developer
8 2 (4.88%) SQL Reporting Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (51.22%) MDX
2 20 (48.78%) .NET
2 20 (48.78%) REST
2 20 (48.78%) SOAP
2 20 (48.78%) Web Services
3 4 (9.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
2 6 (14.63%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (14.63%) Robotics
3 4 (9.76%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (78.05%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (58.54%) ETL
3 21 (51.22%) Data Modelling
3 21 (51.22%) ETL Development
3 21 (51.22%) Kimball Methodology
4 20 (48.78%) Database Tuning
4 20 (48.78%) Inmon Methodology
4 20 (48.78%) Performance Tuning
4 20 (48.78%) Unit Testing
5 6 (14.63%) Robotic Process Automation
6 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (9.76%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (9.76%) Mathematics
6 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (9.76%) Test Automation
6 4 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (9.76%) Visualisation
7 3 (7.32%) Time Management
8 2 (4.88%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 32 (78.05%) SQL
2 26 (63.41%) VBA
3 24 (58.54%) T-SQL
4 20 (48.78%) PowerShell
5 4 (9.76%) VB
6 1 (2.44%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Degree
2 4 (9.76%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (9.76%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (2.44%) MCSA
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) Microsoft
2 21 (51.22%) IBM
3 14 (34.15%) SAP
4 5 (12.20%) Tableau
5 2 (4.88%) Google
5 2 (4.88%) Twitter
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle