Period
to 17 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 17 October 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 73 81
Rank change year-on-year +8 +8 +21
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 6 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.81% 1.42% 0.58%
As % of the Vendors category 2.04% 3.56% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 5
Lancashire median annual salary £43,750 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -12.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £31,000 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £48,750 £44,750 £48,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year - +26.98% -19.23%

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 Lancashire.

All Vendors
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 294 337 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 39.68% 39.88% 43.22%
Number of salaries quoted 227 265 312
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.41% -5.33%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,350 £23,550
90th Percentile £52,000 £47,500 £47,500
North West median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in Lancashire

Cognos
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Cognos in Lancashire

Cognos
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cognos in Lancashire over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Cognos in Lancashire

Cognos
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 17 October 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
Preston +10 1 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Chorley - 1 £42,500 - 1
Cognos
North West

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 6 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (66.67%) IBM
3 4 (66.67%) C
3 4 (66.67%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (66.67%) Data Virtualisation
4 3 (50.00%) Tableau
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) ETL
4 3 (50.00%) Analytics
4 3 (50.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 2 (33.33%) Master Data Management
5 2 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (33.33%) QlikView
5 2 (33.33%) TIBCO
5 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (33.33%) Change Management
5 2 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (33.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (33.33%) Change Data Capture
6 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (16.67%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 1 (16.67%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (16.67%) Predictive Analytics
6 1 (16.67%) QA

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 4 (66.67%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (33.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (50.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 2 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (33.33%) QlikView
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (16.67%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 1 (16.67%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (16.67%) Cognos Transformer
5 1 (16.67%) DB2
5 1 (16.67%) Power BI
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Business Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Cognos Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Leader
4 1 (16.67%) Cognos BI Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Cognos Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Power BI Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) Data Virtualisation
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Analytics
3 3 (50.00%) ETL
4 2 (33.33%) Change Data Capture
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Master Data Management
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (16.67%) Decision-Making
5 1 (16.67%) Information Management
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (16.67%) Predictive Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) Tableau
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) TIBCO