Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 66 80
Rank change year-on-year +3 +14 +8
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 8 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.07% 1.42% 0.66%
As % of the Vendors category 2.66% 3.21% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 7
Lancashire median annual salary £42,500 £36,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.24% -9.38% +23.08%
10th Percentile £31,000 £25,550 £33,750
90th Percentile £47,250 £45,750 £48,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +34.92% -18.18%

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 301 374 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 40.08% 44.10% 44.42%
Number of salaries quoted 227 287 340
Lancashire median annual salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.37% +4.29% -
10th Percentile £19,500 £21,250 £22,675
90th Percentile £51,150 £55,500 £45,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 18 December 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 18 December 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
Chorley +6 3 £42,500 +21.43%
Preston +12 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Cognos
North West

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 8 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (62.50%) Tableau
3 5 (62.50%) Analytics
4 4 (50.00%) Data Virtualisation
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (50.00%) Cognos TM1
4 4 (50.00%) IBM
4 4 (50.00%) C
5 3 (37.50%) DB2
5 3 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (37.50%) ETL
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (37.50%) Predictive Analytics
5 3 (37.50%) QA
5 3 (37.50%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 3 (37.50%) Power BI
5 3 (37.50%) Decision-Making
5 3 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
6 2 (25.00%) Master Data Management
6 2 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (25.00%) QlikView
6 2 (25.00%) Change Data Capture
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (25.00%) Change Management
6 2 (25.00%) TIBCO
6 2 (25.00%) Crystal Reports

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 (50.00%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (37.50%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 3 (37.50%) DB2
3 3 (37.50%) Power BI
4 2 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (25.00%) QlikView
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (12.50%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 1 (12.50%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (12.50%) Cognos Transformer
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Cognos Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Cognos BI Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Power BI Developer
4 3 (37.50%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
5 2 (25.00%) Business Developer
5 2 (25.00%) Technical Leader
6 1 (12.50%) Cognos Consultant
6 1 (12.50%) Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (62.50%) Analytics
3 4 (50.00%) Data Virtualisation
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Decision-Making
4 3 (37.50%) ETL
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (37.50%) Predictive Analytics
4 3 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (25.00%) Change Data Capture
5 2 (25.00%) Change Management
5 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) Master Data Management
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (12.50%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Tableau
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) TIBCO