Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 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
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 94 81
Rank change year-on-year +17 -13 +12
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 9 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.89% 0.84% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 1.80% 1.56% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 0
Merseyside median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
North West median annual salary £42,500 £31,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +34.92% -19.23% -2.50%

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 Merseyside.

All Vendors
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 501 703 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 49.80% 53.91% 49.62%
Number of salaries quoted 362 439 327
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £37,700 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.73% -0.79% -5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £22,618
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in Merseyside

Cognos
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Cognos in Merseyside

Cognos
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cognos in Merseyside over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cognos in Merseyside

Cognos
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 21 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
Liverpool +20 8 £35,500 +18.33%
Cognos
North West

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

1 9 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) Cognos TM1
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (44.44%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) Power BI
5 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (33.33%) Database Theory
5 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (33.33%) NHS
5 3 (33.33%) QlikView
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) Change Control
5 3 (33.33%) Data Quality
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (33.33%) SMS
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) Marketing
6 2 (22.22%) Cognos Planning
6 2 (22.22%) Analytics
6 2 (22.22%) OLAP
6 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
6 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 2 (22.22%) Mentoring

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 5 (55.56%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (22.22%) Cognos Planning
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (44.44%) Power BI
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (33.33%) QlikView
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (22.22%) OLAP
5 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
5 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (66.67%) Business Developer
4 3 (33.33%) SSIS Developer
4 3 (33.33%) SSRS Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 2 (22.22%) Cognos BI Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Cognos Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Lead Developer
5 2 (22.22%) OLAP Developer
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Developer
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (22.22%) SSAS Developer
5 2 (22.22%) TM1 Developer
6 1 (11.11%) SQL BI Developer
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server BI Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Change Control
3 3 (33.33%) Database Theory
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) Planning and Forecasting
5 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
5 1 (11.11%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft