Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 182 182
Rank change year-on-year -13 0 +24
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 21 36 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.48% 0.81% 1.17%
As % of the Vendors category 1.00% 1.65% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 18 36 58
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +33.76% -17.37%
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +37.50% -11.11% -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 Hertfordshire.

All Vendors
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2106 2181 2788
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 48.29% 48.79% 51.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1756 1726 2174
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,000 £48,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.09% +5.43% +2.22%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 -13 17 £55,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -3 3 £47,500 +35.71%
St Albans - 1 £37,500 -
Cognos
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 20 (95.24%) SQL
1 20 (95.24%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (90.48%) ETL
2 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
2 19 (90.48%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (90.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (85.71%) T-SQL
3 18 (85.71%) Power BI
4 17 (80.95%) Kimball Methodology
4 17 (80.95%) ETL Development
4 17 (80.95%) MDX
4 17 (80.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 17 (80.95%) Data Modelling
4 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
4 17 (80.95%) .NET
5 16 (76.19%) IBM
5 16 (76.19%) SOAP
5 16 (76.19%) Web Services
5 16 (76.19%) MS Access
5 16 (76.19%) VBA
5 16 (76.19%) Unit Testing
5 16 (76.19%) PowerShell
5 16 (76.19%) Database Tuning
5 16 (76.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (76.19%) REST
5 16 (76.19%) Performance Tuning
5 16 (76.19%) Inmon Methodology
5 16 (76.19%) SQL Server 2014
5 16 (76.19%) SQL Server 2016
5 16 (76.19%) SQL Server 2012

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (4.76%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 14 (66.67%) DNS
1 14 (66.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (90.48%) Data Warehouse
1 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
1 19 (90.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 18 (85.71%) Power BI
3 17 (80.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 16 (76.19%) MS Access
4 16 (76.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (76.19%) SQL Server 2014
4 16 (76.19%) SQL Server 2016
5 14 (66.67%) SAP Data Services
6 9 (42.86%) SAP BW
7 4 (19.05%) QlikView
8 2 (9.52%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 16 (76.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 18 (85.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (9.52%) SSAS Developer
5 2 (9.52%) SSIS Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Accountant
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) ETL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) QA Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) SQL BI Developer
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server BI Developer
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Accountant
6 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (80.95%) .NET
1 17 (80.95%) MDX
2 16 (76.19%) REST
2 16 (76.19%) SOAP
2 16 (76.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (90.48%) ETL
3 17 (80.95%) Data Modelling
3 17 (80.95%) ETL Development
3 17 (80.95%) Kimball Methodology
4 16 (76.19%) Database Tuning
4 16 (76.19%) Inmon Methodology
4 16 (76.19%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (76.19%) Unit Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (14.29%) Visualisation
6 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
7 1 (4.76%) Manual Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Re-Platforming
7 1 (4.76%) SDLC
7 1 (4.76%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) SQL
2 18 (85.71%) T-SQL
3 16 (76.19%) PowerShell
3 16 (76.19%) VBA
4 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 16 (76.19%) IBM
3 11 (52.38%) SAP
4 3 (14.29%) Tableau
5 2 (9.52%) Google
5 2 (9.52%) Twitter