Period
to 21 September 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 September 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
England > London
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 561 581 493
Rank change year-on-year +20 -88 -56
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 263 290 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.38% 0.39% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 0.90% 0.88% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 229 251 350
London median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £36,475
90th Percentile £81,000 £76,750 £82,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -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 London.

All Vendors
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 29,137 32,827 33,370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 42.36% 43.82% 42.10%
Number of salaries quoted 22,817 24,799 28,285
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £83,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in London

Cognos
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Cognos in London

Cognos
Salary Histogram in London

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

Salary histogram for Cognos in London

Cognos
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the London region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
Central London -29 57 £65,000 +23.81% 9
West London +41 11 £43,500 -54.21% 4
South London 0 4 £48,750 +25.81%
Cognos
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 London region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 170 (64.64%) Business Intelligence
2 143 (54.37%) SQL
3 110 (41.83%) Data Warehouse
4 102 (38.78%) SQL Server
5 92 (34.98%) Tableau
6 87 (33.08%) Finance
7 79 (30.04%) ETL
8 76 (28.90%) IBM
9 74 (28.14%) Cognos TM1
10 71 (27.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 69 (26.24%) Oracle
12 62 (23.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 60 (22.81%) Microsoft
14 54 (20.53%) Microsoft Excel
14 54 (20.53%) SAP
14 54 (20.53%) Degree
15 50 (19.01%) Analytics
16 48 (18.25%) Power BI
17 47 (17.87%) Analytical Skills
18 46 (17.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 46 (17.49%) Agile Software Development
18 46 (17.49%) BusinessObjects
19 44 (16.73%) VBA
20 40 (15.21%) MicroStrategy
21 39 (14.83%) Data Modelling
21 39 (14.83%) Stakeholder Management
21 39 (14.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
22 38 (14.45%) Computer Science
22 38 (14.45%) Big Data
23 35 (13.31%) QlikView

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 28 (10.65%) SAS
2 9 (3.42%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.66%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.52%) IIS
5 2 (0.76%) Apache
5 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.76%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 54 (20.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (7.22%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (7.22%) MS Visio
3 9 (3.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.90%) SPSS
5 2 (0.76%) Stata
6 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 74 (28.14%) Cognos TM1
2 39 (14.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 21 (7.98%) Cognos Planning
4 20 (7.60%) HFM
5 13 (4.94%) Hyperion Planning
6 12 (4.56%) SAP BPC
7 5 (1.90%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (1.52%) Maximo
8 4 (1.52%) NetSuite
9 3 (1.14%) Cognos Controller
9 3 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (0.76%) Unit4 Business World
11 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.13%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (6.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (1.52%) IaaS
3 4 (1.52%) PaaS
3 4 (1.52%) SaaS
4 2 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.76%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.76%) Boomi
4 2 (0.76%) GitHub
5 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.04%) Firewall
1 8 (3.04%) LAN
1 8 (3.04%) TCP/IP
2 6 (2.28%) WAN
3 2 (0.76%) DHCP
3 2 (0.76%) DNS
3 2 (0.76%) Internet
3 2 (0.76%) SMS
3 2 (0.76%) SSH
3 2 (0.76%) VLAN
3 2 (0.76%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (41.83%) Data Warehouse
2 102 (38.78%) SQL Server
3 71 (27.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 62 (23.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 48 (18.25%) Power BI
6 46 (17.49%) BusinessObjects
6 46 (17.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 38 (14.45%) Big Data
8 35 (13.31%) QlikView
9 26 (9.89%) Hadoop
10 19 (7.22%) Oracle ODI
11 17 (6.46%) OLAP
11 17 (6.46%) Relational Database
12 16 (6.08%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 15 (5.70%) DataStage
14 14 (5.32%) Oracle BI EE
14 14 (5.32%) SAP HANA
15 12 (4.56%) Apache Hive
15 12 (4.56%) Data Lake
15 12 (4.56%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 12 (4.56%) Visual Studio
2 11 (4.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (3.42%) ER Studio
4 5 (1.90%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (1.52%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.52%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.52%) JIRA
5 4 (1.52%) Subversion
6 2 (0.76%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.76%) Selenium
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 87 (33.08%) Finance
2 10 (3.80%) Marketing
3 9 (3.42%) Banking
4 7 (2.66%) Retail
5 6 (2.28%) Games
5 6 (2.28%) Publishing
6 5 (1.90%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.52%) Advertising
8 2 (0.76%) French Language
8 2 (0.76%) German Language
8 2 (0.76%) International Banking
8 2 (0.76%) Legal
8 2 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 75 (28.52%) Developer
2 64 (24.33%) Analyst
3 58 (22.05%) Consultant
4 42 (15.97%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 29 (11.03%) SQL Developer
6 27 (10.27%) Data Analyst
7 21 (7.98%) Architect
7 21 (7.98%) Cognos Developer
8 17 (6.46%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 17 (6.46%) Senior Consultant
9 15 (5.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 14 (5.32%) Analyst Developer
10 14 (5.32%) Data Engineer
10 14 (5.32%) Financial Analyst
10 14 (5.32%) SSIS Developer
11 13 (4.94%) Data Architect
12 11 (4.18%) Business Developer
12 11 (4.18%) Cognos BI Developer
12 11 (4.18%) Solutions Architect
13 10 (3.80%) TM1 Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.66%) .NET
2 6 (2.28%) MDX
3 5 (1.90%) HTML
4 4 (1.52%) HTML5
4 4 (1.52%) Web Services
5 3 (1.14%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (0.76%) jQuery
6 2 (0.76%) Kafka
6 2 (0.76%) NumPy
6 2 (0.76%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 2 (0.76%) Pandas
6 2 (0.76%) XML
7 1 (0.38%) CSS
7 1 (0.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 47 (17.87%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (14.45%) Computer Science
3 25 (9.51%) Data Structures
4 12 (4.56%) Virtual Team
5 11 (4.18%) Analytical Mindset
5 11 (4.18%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (3.04%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.66%) Fintech
8 6 (2.28%) Reinsurance
9 5 (1.90%) Fixed Income
9 5 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (1.90%) Reference Data
10 4 (1.52%) Replication
11 3 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.76%) Credit Risk
12 2 (0.76%) Life Science
12 2 (0.76%) Market Risk
12 2 (0.76%) Marketing Technology
12 2 (0.76%) Tandem
12 2 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.70%) Windows
2 6 (2.28%) Windows 10
2 6 (2.28%) Windows 7
3 5 (1.90%) Linux
4 4 (1.52%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (64.64%) Business Intelligence
2 79 (30.04%) ETL
3 50 (19.01%) Analytics
4 46 (17.49%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (14.83%) Data Modelling
5 39 (14.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 34 (12.93%) Visualisation
7 28 (10.65%) Data Analysis
8 27 (10.27%) Problem-Solving
9 20 (7.60%) Data Visualisation
9 20 (7.60%) ERP
10 19 (7.22%) Kimball Methodology
10 19 (7.22%) PRINCE2
11 14 (5.32%) Mathematics
12 13 (4.94%) Budgeting and Forecasting
13 12 (4.56%) Business Analysis
13 12 (4.56%) Data Transformation
13 12 (4.56%) Performance Management
13 12 (4.56%) SDLC
14 11 (4.18%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 143 (54.37%) SQL
2 44 (16.73%) VBA
3 35 (13.31%) T-SQL
4 31 (11.79%) Python
5 30 (11.41%) R
6 20 (7.60%) JavaScript
7 13 (4.94%) Java
8 6 (2.28%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.90%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.90%) Scala
9 5 (1.90%) VBScript
10 4 (1.52%) ABAP
10 4 (1.52%) Perl
11 3 (1.14%) C#
12 2 (0.76%) C
12 2 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 54 (20.53%) Degree
2 10 (3.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.90%) CISSP
4 3 (1.14%) ACCA
4 3 (1.14%) CIMA
5 2 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.76%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.76%) MCSA
5 2 (0.76%) MCSE
5 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.38%) CBAP
6 1 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (1.14%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.76%) GCP
3 2 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (3.42%) HDFS
2 3 (1.14%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.76%) Docker
3 2 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (2.66%) Ambari
2 5 (1.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (1.90%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 92 (34.98%) Tableau
2 76 (28.90%) IBM
3 69 (26.24%) Oracle
4 60 (22.81%) Microsoft
5 54 (20.53%) SAP
6 40 (15.21%) MicroStrategy
7 32 (12.17%) Hyperion
8 31 (11.79%) Anaplan
9 29 (11.03%) Tagetik
10 23 (8.75%) Informatica
11 10 (3.80%) Talend
12 9 (3.42%) JD Edwards
13 7 (2.66%) Alteryx
13 7 (2.66%) TIBCO
13 7 (2.66%) WorldPay
14 6 (2.28%) JDA
14 6 (2.28%) Netezza
15 5 (1.90%) Cloudera
16 4 (1.52%) Adaptive Insights
17 3 (1.14%) Infor