Period
to 21 June 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 21 June 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 200 210 208
Rank change year-on-year +10 -2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 15 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.33% 0.094% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.72% 0.22% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 14
Hertfordshire median annual salary £51,000 £25,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +104.00% -52.38% +10.53%
10th Percentile £40,000 £21,500 £35,975
90th Percentile £58,000 £37,250 £56,750
East of England median annual salary £44,250 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -0.56% +4.71% -10.53%

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 Hertfordshire.

All Vendors
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,086 1,845 2,535
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 45.73% 43.34% 52.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,682 1,457 2,018
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +5.88%

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in Hertfordshire

Cognos
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Cognos in Hertfordshire

Cognos
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cognos in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Cognos in Hertfordshire

Cognos
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 June 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
Watford +14 9 £51,000 +104.00%
Welwyn Garden City -24 6 £40,000 +90.48%
Cognos
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 15 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (93.33%) SQL
3 10 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 10 (66.67%) VBA
3 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 10 (66.67%) ETL
3 10 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (66.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 10 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (66.67%) Power BI
4 7 (46.67%) Degree
4 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (40.00%) Dashboard Development
5 6 (40.00%) Data Mining
5 6 (40.00%) Marketing
5 6 (40.00%) Business Development
5 6 (40.00%) Business Analysis
5 6 (40.00%) Visualisation
5 6 (40.00%) Data Extraction
5 6 (40.00%) Tableau
5 6 (40.00%) Finance
5 6 (40.00%) Cognos TM1
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 5 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
7 4 (26.67%) REST
7 4 (26.67%) PowerPivot

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (40.00%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (66.67%) Power BI
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (40.00%) Data Mining
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (26.67%) MS Access
3 4 (26.67%) PowerPivot
3 4 (26.67%) QlikView
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (20.00%) SAP BW
4 3 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (26.67%) Toad
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
1 6 (40.00%) Marketing
2 4 (26.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Cognos Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft BI Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 1 (6.67%) Cognos Analyst Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Cognos BI Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Cognos Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Cognos Analyst Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Cognos Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server BI Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SSAS Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
1 4 (26.67%) MDX
1 4 (26.67%) REST
1 4 (26.67%) SOAP
1 4 (26.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (66.67%) ETL
3 6 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 6 (40.00%) Business Development
3 6 (40.00%) Dashboard Development
3 6 (40.00%) Data Extraction
3 6 (40.00%) Visualisation
4 5 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
5 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
5 4 (26.67%) Database Tuning
5 4 (26.67%) ETL Development
5 4 (26.67%) Inmon Methodology
5 4 (26.67%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Decision-Making
6 1 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (6.67%) System Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 10 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 10 (66.67%) VBA
3 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Tableau
3 4 (26.67%) IBM
4 3 (20.00%) SAP