Period
to 20 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 20 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
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 644 548 555
Rank change year-on-year -96 +7 -100
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 519 795 824
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.47% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% 1.07% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 442 653 711
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +9.89%
10th Percentile £33,750 £28,850 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%

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 England.

All Vendors
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 64,639 74,551 77,303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.57% 44.21% 43.79%
Number of salaries quoted 50,583 58,099 63,032
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in England

Cognos
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Cognos in England

Cognos
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cognos in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Cognos in England

Cognos
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the England region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
London +26 248 £57,500 +15.00% 25
North of England -39 82 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Midlands -27 58 £42,500 - 14
South East -71 56 £47,500 -2.56% 6
North West -35 44 £43,750 +2.94% 4
West Midlands -10 43 £42,500 - 12
South West +7 40 £40,500 -4.71% 6
Yorkshire +33 35 £55,000 +57.14% 3
East of England +25 32 £40,000 -27.27% 2
East Midlands -4 15 £42,500 -15.00% 2
North East -5 3 £32,500 -45.83%
Cognos
UK

For the 6 months to 20 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 England region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 343 (66.09%) Business Intelligence
2 304 (58.57%) SQL
3 214 (41.23%) Data Warehouse
4 203 (39.11%) SQL Server
5 202 (38.92%) Finance
6 192 (36.99%) ETL
7 176 (33.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 171 (32.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 167 (32.18%) Tableau
10 129 (24.86%) Analytics
11 125 (24.08%) Microsoft
12 121 (23.31%) Cognos TM1
13 120 (23.12%) Power BI
14 116 (22.35%) IBM
15 104 (20.04%) T-SQL
16 102 (19.65%) Microsoft Excel
17 100 (19.27%) Oracle
18 97 (18.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 94 (18.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
19 94 (18.11%) Agile Software Development
20 89 (17.15%) BusinessObjects
20 89 (17.15%) Degree
21 87 (16.76%) Data Modelling
22 80 (15.41%) Visualisation
22 80 (15.41%) Analytical Skills
23 77 (14.84%) VBA
24 76 (14.64%) SAP
25 65 (12.52%) QlikView
26 61 (11.75%) Stakeholder Management
27 56 (10.79%) Problem-Solving

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 33 (6.36%) SAS
2 29 (5.59%) SharePoint
3 13 (2.50%) IIS
4 7 (1.35%) Alfresco
5 6 (1.16%) Apache Spark
5 6 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.39%) Apache
7 2 (0.39%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.39%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.19%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 102 (19.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (4.43%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (2.50%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.77%) SPSS
6 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 121 (23.31%) Cognos TM1
2 94 (18.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 24 (4.62%) Cognos Planning
3 24 (4.62%) HFM
4 20 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
5 16 (3.08%) Hyperion Planning
5 16 (3.08%) SAP BPC
6 10 (1.93%) NetSuite
7 9 (1.73%) Cognos Controller
8 6 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
10 3 (0.58%) Maximo
11 2 (0.39%) Dynamics GP
11 2 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 2 (0.39%) Unit4 Business World
12 1 (0.19%) Lawson
12 1 (0.19%) Movex
12 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
12 1 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
12 1 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 54 (10.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (4.82%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.93%) Azure Data Factory
4 8 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (1.54%) Amazon S3
5 6 (1.16%) Amazon EMR
6 4 (0.77%) Office 365
6 4 (0.77%) SaaS
7 3 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.58%) IaaS
7 3 (0.58%) PaaS
8 2 (0.39%) Boomi
8 2 (0.39%) GitHub
8 2 (0.39%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.19%) CallidusCloud
9 1 (0.19%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.77%) WebEx
2 3 (0.58%) Firewall
3 2 (0.39%) DNS
3 2 (0.39%) FTP
3 2 (0.39%) LAN
3 2 (0.39%) SSH
4 1 (0.19%) DHCP
4 1 (0.19%) Internet
4 1 (0.19%) Intranet
4 1 (0.19%) Skype
4 1 (0.19%) SMS
4 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.19%) VLAN
4 1 (0.19%) VPLS
4 1 (0.19%) VPN
4 1 (0.19%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (41.23%) Data Warehouse
2 203 (39.11%) SQL Server
3 176 (33.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 171 (32.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 120 (23.12%) Power BI
6 97 (18.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 89 (17.15%) BusinessObjects
8 65 (12.52%) QlikView
9 45 (8.67%) Relational Database
10 41 (7.90%) OLAP
11 32 (6.17%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 24 (4.62%) Cognos Report Studio
13 23 (4.43%) Spotfire
14 20 (3.85%) Big Data
15 19 (3.66%) SQL Server 2012
16 16 (3.08%) Crystal Reports
16 16 (3.08%) DataStage
16 16 (3.08%) Hadoop
16 16 (3.08%) Oracle BI EE
16 16 (3.08%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 13 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 13 (2.50%) Visual Studio
2 9 (1.73%) ER Studio
3 8 (1.54%) Visual Studio Team System
4 7 (1.35%) Jenkins
4 7 (1.35%) SonarQube
4 7 (1.35%) Subversion
5 6 (1.16%) Oracle APEX
6 5 (0.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (0.77%) ERwin
7 4 (0.77%) JIRA
8 2 (0.39%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.39%) Hudson
8 2 (0.39%) Zephyr
9 1 (0.19%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.19%) Selenium
9 1 (0.19%) Toad
General
1 202 (38.92%) Finance
2 40 (7.71%) Marketing
3 32 (6.17%) Manufacturing
4 27 (5.20%) Retail
5 23 (4.43%) Banking
6 12 (2.31%) Games
7 10 (1.93%) Publishing
8 7 (1.35%) Advertising
9 5 (0.96%) International Banking
9 5 (0.96%) Legal
9 5 (0.96%) Local Government
10 2 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.19%) Billing
11 1 (0.19%) French Language
11 1 (0.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 164 (31.60%) Developer
2 139 (26.78%) Analyst
3 78 (15.03%) Consultant
4 65 (12.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 48 (9.25%) Cognos Developer
6 46 (8.86%) SQL Developer
7 38 (7.32%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 32 (6.17%) Data Analyst
9 31 (5.97%) Architect
10 27 (5.20%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 25 (4.82%) Business Intelligence Manager
12 21 (4.05%) Business Analyst
13 20 (3.85%) DBA
13 20 (3.85%) TM1 Developer
14 18 (3.47%) Business Developer
14 18 (3.47%) Financial Analyst
14 18 (3.47%) Report Analyst
14 18 (3.47%) SQL BI Developer
15 17 (3.28%) Data Architect
15 17 (3.28%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (5.97%) .NET
2 20 (3.85%) MDX
3 17 (3.28%) HTML
4 11 (2.12%) CSS
5 8 (1.54%) ASP.NET
6 7 (1.35%) AngularJS
7 6 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (1.16%) HTML5
7 6 (1.16%) jQuery
7 6 (1.16%) Middleware
7 6 (1.16%) XML
8 4 (0.77%) .NET Framework
8 4 (0.77%) Web Services
9 3 (0.58%) Entity Framework
9 3 (0.58%) Kafka
9 3 (0.58%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 2 (0.39%) Akka
10 2 (0.39%) REST
10 2 (0.39%) Seaborn
11 1 (0.19%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 80 (15.41%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (8.86%) Management Information System
3 37 (7.13%) Computer Science
4 17 (3.28%) Data Structures
4 17 (3.28%) Self-Motivation
5 16 (3.08%) Algorithms
6 11 (2.12%) Replication
7 10 (1.93%) User Experience
8 8 (1.54%) Analytical Mindset
9 7 (1.35%) Reinsurance
9 7 (1.35%) Virtual Team
10 6 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
10 6 (1.16%) Market Risk
10 6 (1.16%) Mobile App
11 5 (0.96%) Credit Risk
11 5 (0.96%) Fixed Income
11 5 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (0.96%) Life Science
11 5 (0.96%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 19 (3.66%) Windows
2 15 (2.89%) Linux
3 8 (1.54%) Unix
3 8 (1.54%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.19%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 343 (66.09%) Business Intelligence
2 192 (36.99%) ETL
3 129 (24.86%) Analytics
4 94 (18.11%) Agile Software Development
5 87 (16.76%) Data Modelling
6 80 (15.41%) Visualisation
7 61 (11.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 56 (10.79%) Problem-Solving
9 49 (9.44%) ERP
10 39 (7.51%) Data Analysis
11 36 (6.94%) Data Visualisation
12 35 (6.74%) Business Analysis
13 33 (6.36%) PRINCE2
13 33 (6.36%) Project Management
14 29 (5.59%) CRM
15 28 (5.39%) Data Governance
16 25 (4.82%) Dashboard Development
16 25 (4.82%) Data Integration
16 25 (4.82%) Data Security
16 25 (4.82%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 304 (58.57%) SQL
2 104 (20.04%) T-SQL
3 77 (14.84%) VBA
4 28 (5.39%) JavaScript
5 20 (3.85%) C#
5 20 (3.85%) Python
6 19 (3.66%) R
7 17 (3.28%) Java
7 17 (3.28%) PL/SQL
8 14 (2.70%) VB
9 11 (2.12%) PowerShell
10 10 (1.93%) Tcl
10 10 (1.93%) VB.NET
11 8 (1.54%) PHP
12 7 (1.35%) VB6
13 6 (1.16%) ABAP
14 5 (0.96%) VBScript
15 4 (0.77%) C
16 3 (0.58%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.39%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 89 (17.15%) Degree
2 9 (1.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.54%) Master's Degree
4 6 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.96%) CIMA
5 5 (0.96%) CISSP
5 5 (0.96%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.58%) CBAP
6 3 (0.58%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.39%) ACCA
7 2 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.39%) MCSE
8 1 (0.19%) CCA
8 1 (0.19%) CCAA
8 1 (0.19%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.19%) MCITP
8 1 (0.19%) MCSA
8 1 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.19%) PhD
8 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.93%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (0.96%) QA
3 5 (0.96%) Solvency II
4 3 (0.58%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (0.58%) GDPR
4 3 (0.58%) SLA
5 1 (0.19%) IFRS
System Software
1 6 (1.16%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.96%) Docker
3 2 (0.39%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.39%) XenApp
4 1 (0.19%) HDFS
4 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (1.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (0.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (0.96%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.39%) HP ALM
3 2 (0.39%) Oozie
4 1 (0.19%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 167 (32.18%) Tableau
2 125 (24.08%) Microsoft
3 116 (22.35%) IBM
4 100 (19.27%) Oracle
5 76 (14.64%) SAP
6 45 (8.67%) Hyperion
7 44 (8.48%) Informatica
8 40 (7.71%) MicroStrategy
9 33 (6.36%) Alteryx
10 32 (6.17%) Anaplan
11 31 (5.97%) Tagetik
12 22 (4.24%) JD Edwards
13 17 (3.28%) Talend
14 11 (2.12%) Salesforce.com
15 10 (1.93%) MuleSoft
16 9 (1.73%) TIBCO
17 6 (1.16%) Adaptive Insights
17 6 (1.16%) Infor
18 5 (0.96%) Birst
18 5 (0.96%) Teradata