Period
to 15 February 2019

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 15 February 2019 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
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 592 593 501
Rank change year-on-year +1 -92 -8
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 174 245 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.28% 0.35% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 0.66% 0.81% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 163 221 282
London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £81,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%

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 26,366 30,098 29,658
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.91% 43.02% 42.31%
Number of salaries quoted 20,545 24,105 24,652
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%

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 15 February 2019.

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 15 February 2019. 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 -17 28 £60,000 +9.09% 8
West London +16 12 £45,500 -5.21% 10
North London - 1 £47,500 - 1
Cognos
England

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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.

1 108 (62.07%) Business Intelligence
2 89 (51.15%) Finance
3 85 (48.85%) SQL
4 59 (33.91%) Cognos TM1
5 57 (32.76%) IBM
6 53 (30.46%) SQL Server
7 52 (29.89%) Data Warehouse
8 49 (28.16%) ETL
9 39 (22.41%) Oracle
10 37 (21.26%) Microsoft
10 37 (21.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 37 (21.26%) Analytics
11 36 (20.69%) Tableau
12 33 (18.97%) BusinessObjects
13 32 (18.39%) Microsoft Excel
14 30 (17.24%) SAP
14 30 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
14 30 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 28 (16.09%) Stakeholder Management
16 27 (15.52%) VBA
16 27 (15.52%) Data Modelling
17 26 (14.94%) T-SQL
17 26 (14.94%) Degree
18 25 (14.37%) QlikView
19 23 (13.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
19 23 (13.22%) Hyperion
20 21 (12.07%) Tagetik
21 20 (11.49%) Visualisation
21 20 (11.49%) Cognos Framework Manager
22 19 (10.92%) Informatica

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 14 (8.05%) SAS
2 5 (2.87%) IIS
3 4 (2.30%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.72%) Apache Pig
4 3 (1.72%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.15%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 32 (18.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.87%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.72%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.15%) SPSS
5 1 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 59 (33.91%) Cognos TM1
2 23 (13.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 18 (10.34%) HFM
4 15 (8.62%) Cognos Planning
5 11 (6.32%) SAP BPC
6 9 (5.17%) Hyperion Planning
7 5 (2.87%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (2.30%) Cognos Controller
8 4 (2.30%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (1.15%) Aareon QL
9 2 (1.15%) Academy Housing
9 2 (1.15%) Dynamics GP
9 2 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (1.15%) Lawson
9 2 (1.15%) OPENHousing
9 2 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (1.15%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (1.15%) Orchard Housing
9 2 (1.15%) SAP S/4HANA
9 2 (1.15%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (2.30%) SaaS
2 3 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.15%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (1.15%) IaaS
3 2 (1.15%) Office 365
3 2 (1.15%) PaaS
4 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.57%) AWS Data Pipeline
4 1 (0.57%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.57%) CallidusCloud
4 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.57%) GitHub
4 1 (0.57%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.57%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.30%) WebEx
2 2 (1.15%) Intranet
2 2 (1.15%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (30.46%) SQL Server
2 52 (29.89%) Data Warehouse
3 37 (21.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 33 (18.97%) BusinessObjects
5 30 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 25 (14.37%) QlikView
7 20 (11.49%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 15 (8.62%) Cognos Report Studio
9 13 (7.47%) DataStage
9 13 (7.47%) Power BI
10 12 (6.90%) Relational Database
11 11 (6.32%) OLAP
11 11 (6.32%) Pentaho
11 11 (6.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (5.75%) Oracle ODI
12 10 (5.75%) PowerCenter
13 9 (5.17%) IBM InfoSphere
14 8 (4.60%) SAS Data Integration Studio
15 7 (4.02%) Cognos Transformer
15 7 (4.02%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (3.45%) Subversion
1 6 (3.45%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.87%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.72%) JIRA
4 2 (1.15%) ER Studio
4 2 (1.15%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.57%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (0.57%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 89 (51.15%) Finance
2 17 (9.77%) Marketing
3 12 (6.90%) Banking
3 12 (6.90%) Retail
4 8 (4.60%) Games
5 5 (2.87%) International Banking
6 2 (1.15%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.57%) Electronics
7 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (26.44%) Developer
2 45 (25.86%) Analyst
3 40 (22.99%) Consultant
4 26 (14.94%) Cognos Developer
5 17 (9.77%) TM1 Developer
6 15 (8.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 11 (6.32%) Cognos Consultant
7 11 (6.32%) Data Analyst
7 11 (6.32%) Senior Consultant
8 10 (5.75%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 10 (5.75%) SQL Developer
9 9 (5.17%) Senior Analyst
9 9 (5.17%) Senior Developer
10 8 (4.60%) Project Leader
11 7 (4.02%) Cognos BI Developer
12 6 (3.45%) Analytics Consultant
12 6 (3.45%) Business Analyst
12 6 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 6 (3.45%) Report Analyst
12 6 (3.45%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.90%) .NET
2 7 (4.02%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.87%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (2.87%) jQuery
4 3 (1.72%) MDX
4 3 (1.72%) XML
5 2 (1.15%) Akka
5 2 (1.15%) HTML
5 2 (1.15%) HTML5
5 2 (1.15%) Kafka
5 2 (1.15%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (1.15%) Seaborn
6 1 (0.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.62%) Management Information System
3 12 (6.90%) Data Structures
4 6 (3.45%) Market Risk
5 5 (2.87%) Credit Risk
5 5 (2.87%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.30%) Online Games
6 4 (2.30%) Reinsurance
6 4 (2.30%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.15%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (1.15%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.15%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.15%) Replication
7 2 (1.15%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.15%) User Experience
8 1 (0.57%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.57%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.75%) Windows
2 5 (2.87%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.15%) Linux
3 2 (1.15%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (62.07%) Business Intelligence
2 49 (28.16%) ETL
3 37 (21.26%) Analytics
4 30 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (16.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 27 (15.52%) Data Modelling
7 20 (11.49%) Visualisation
8 16 (9.20%) Data Analysis
9 14 (8.05%) Computer Science
9 14 (8.05%) Data Visualisation
9 14 (8.05%) ERP
10 12 (6.90%) Change Management
10 12 (6.90%) CRM
10 12 (6.90%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (6.32%) PRINCE2
12 10 (5.75%) Business Analytics
13 9 (5.17%) Data Integration
13 9 (5.17%) Project Management
13 9 (5.17%) Systems Analysis
14 8 (4.60%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (48.85%) SQL
2 27 (15.52%) VBA
3 26 (14.94%) T-SQL
4 9 (5.17%) C#
4 9 (5.17%) Java
4 9 (5.17%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.02%) VB
6 6 (3.45%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.87%) Python
7 5 (2.87%) VBScript
8 4 (2.30%) R
9 3 (1.72%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.15%) ABAP
10 2 (1.15%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 26 (14.94%) Degree
2 2 (1.15%) CBAP
2 2 (1.15%) CCA
2 2 (1.15%) CCAA
2 2 (1.15%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (1.15%) Master's Degree
2 2 (1.15%) MCITP
2 2 (1.15%) MCSE
2 2 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.57%) CISSP
3 1 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.17%) Solvency II
2 5 (2.87%) QA
3 4 (2.30%) SLA
4 1 (0.57%) IFRS
4 1 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (2.87%) Active Directory
1 5 (2.87%) Docker
2 2 (1.15%) Apache Flume
2 2 (1.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.15%) Oozie
1 2 (1.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (1.15%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 57 (32.76%) IBM
2 39 (22.41%) Oracle
3 37 (21.26%) Microsoft
4 36 (20.69%) Tableau
5 30 (17.24%) SAP
6 23 (13.22%) Hyperion
7 21 (12.07%) Tagetik
8 19 (10.92%) Informatica
8 19 (10.92%) MicroStrategy
9 13 (7.47%) Anaplan
9 13 (7.47%) JD Edwards
10 4 (2.30%) Alteryx
10 4 (2.30%) Infor
10 4 (2.30%) Talend
11 3 (1.72%) Adaptive Insights
11 3 (1.72%) Netezza
11 3 (1.72%) Teradata
11 3 (1.72%) Vertica
12 2 (1.15%) GigaSpaces
12 2 (1.15%) Northgate