Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 263 337 260
Rank change year-on-year +74 -77 -29
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 123 95 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.80% 0.52% 0.79%
As % of the Vendors category 1.76% 1.14% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 102 76 130
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £29,000 £31,925
90th Percentile £57,500 £71,875 £66,375
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% -4.17%

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 the Midlands.

All Vendors
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 6975 8321 8442
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 45.21% 45.63% 45.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5517 6098 6869
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,161 £22,879 £23,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in the Midlands

Cognos
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Cognos in the Midlands

Cognos
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cognos in the Midlands over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cognos in the Midlands

Cognos
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 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
West Midlands +46 88 £42,500 - 1
East Midlands +39 35 £50,000 +33.33%
Cognos
England

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

1 82 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 69 (56.10%) SQL
3 67 (54.47%) IBM
4 59 (47.97%) Finance
5 46 (37.40%) Oracle
6 43 (34.96%) Data Warehouse
7 42 (34.15%) SQL Server
8 40 (32.52%) Analytics
9 36 (29.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 35 (28.46%) ETL
10 35 (28.46%) BusinessObjects
11 34 (27.64%) SAP
12 29 (23.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 26 (21.14%) ERP
14 24 (19.51%) Microsoft
14 24 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
15 23 (18.70%) Power BI
16 22 (17.89%) Azure Data Factory
17 21 (17.07%) Tableau
17 21 (17.07%) QlikView
17 21 (17.07%) DataStage
18 20 (16.26%) Cognos Controller
18 20 (16.26%) CIMA
18 20 (16.26%) JD Edwards
18 20 (16.26%) Unit4 Business World
18 20 (16.26%) ACCA
18 20 (16.26%) Analytical Skills
19 19 (15.45%) Data Modelling
20 18 (14.63%) Informatica
20 18 (14.63%) Visualisation

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 9 (7.32%) SAS
2 5 (4.07%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.81%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.81%) Confluence
4 1 (0.81%) Drupal
Applications
1 16 (13.01%) SPSS
2 8 (6.50%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (16.26%) Cognos Controller
1 20 (16.26%) Unit4 Business World
2 11 (8.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 8 (6.50%) Cognos TM1
4 7 (5.69%) NetSuite
5 3 (2.44%) HFM
5 3 (2.44%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 24 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (17.89%) Azure Data Factory
3 16 (13.01%) Azure Machine Learning
4 2 (1.63%) IaaS
4 2 (1.63%) PaaS
5 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.63%) DNS
1 2 (1.63%) VPN
2 1 (0.81%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (34.96%) Data Warehouse
2 42 (34.15%) SQL Server
3 36 (29.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (28.46%) BusinessObjects
5 29 (23.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (18.70%) Power BI
7 21 (17.07%) DataStage
7 21 (17.07%) QlikView
8 16 (13.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (10.57%) Oracle BI EE
10 11 (8.94%) Relational Database
11 10 (8.13%) Big Data
11 10 (8.13%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (6.50%) IBM InfoSphere
13 7 (5.69%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
13 7 (5.69%) SAP Data Services
14 6 (4.88%) SAP BW
14 6 (4.88%) SAP HANA
14 6 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
15 5 (4.07%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (3.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 4 (3.25%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.81%) JIRA
General
1 59 (47.97%) Finance
2 4 (3.25%) Dutch Language
2 4 (3.25%) Finnish Language
2 4 (3.25%) German Language
3 1 (0.81%) Automotive
3 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.81%) Marketing
3 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (43.90%) Developer
2 24 (19.51%) Analyst
3 21 (17.07%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 20 (16.26%) Accountant
4 20 (16.26%) Systems Accountant
5 18 (14.63%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 18 (14.63%) Junior
6 15 (12.20%) Cognos Developer
6 15 (12.20%) Consultant
7 13 (10.57%) Junior Developer
8 12 (9.76%) Analyst Developer
8 12 (9.76%) Business Developer
9 11 (8.94%) Junior Analyst
10 10 (8.13%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 9 (7.32%) Junior Analyst Developer
11 9 (7.32%) Junior Business Intelligence Developer
12 8 (6.50%) Big Data Developer
12 8 (6.50%) Graduate
13 7 (5.69%) Administrator
13 7 (5.69%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.32%) HTML
2 5 (4.07%) CSS
3 3 (2.44%) .NET
4 1 (0.81%) Ajax
4 1 (0.81%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (0.81%) HTML5
4 1 (0.81%) HTML5 Canvas
4 1 (0.81%) jQuery
4 1 (0.81%) JSON
4 1 (0.81%) LAMP
4 1 (0.81%) Laravel
4 1 (0.81%) LESS
4 1 (0.81%) Symfony
4 1 (0.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.81%) XHTML
4 1 (0.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.26%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.69%) Virtual Team
3 2 (1.63%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.63%) User Experience
4 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.13%) Windows
2 7 (5.69%) Windows Server
2 7 (5.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (4.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.44%) Unix
5 1 (0.81%) Debian
5 1 (0.81%) Linux
5 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 40 (32.52%) Analytics
3 35 (28.46%) ETL
4 26 (21.14%) ERP
5 19 (15.45%) Data Modelling
6 18 (14.63%) Visualisation
7 17 (13.82%) Machine Learning
8 15 (12.20%) Information Management
9 12 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (8.13%) Data Visualisation
11 7 (5.69%) E-business
11 7 (5.69%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (4.88%) Data Integration
12 6 (4.88%) OOP
12 6 (4.88%) Validation
13 5 (4.07%) Data Analytics
13 5 (4.07%) Dimensional Modelling
13 5 (4.07%) Incident Management
13 5 (4.07%) Statistics
13 5 (4.07%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 69 (56.10%) SQL
2 10 (8.13%) Python
2 10 (8.13%) R
3 9 (7.32%) JavaScript
3 9 (7.32%) T-SQL
4 6 (4.88%) ABAP
4 6 (4.88%) Java
5 3 (2.44%) C#
6 2 (1.63%) VBA
7 1 (0.81%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (16.26%) ACCA
1 20 (16.26%) CIMA
2 7 (5.69%) Degree
3 2 (1.63%) MCSA
3 2 (1.63%) MCSE
3 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.88%) Data Quality
1 6 (4.88%) SLA
2 3 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.63%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.63%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.63%) XenApp
1 2 (1.63%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.81%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 67 (54.47%) IBM
2 46 (37.40%) Oracle
3 34 (27.64%) SAP
4 24 (19.51%) Microsoft
5 21 (17.07%) Tableau
6 20 (16.26%) JD Edwards
7 18 (14.63%) Informatica
8 10 (8.13%) Netezza
9 7 (5.69%) Sage
10 4 (3.25%) Infor
10 4 (3.25%) Talend
11 3 (2.44%) Ab Initio
11 3 (2.44%) Progress
11 3 (2.44%) VMware
12 2 (1.63%) Guidewire
12 2 (1.63%) SolarWinds
13 1 (0.81%) Capita
13 1 (0.81%) Logi
13 1 (0.81%) Logi Analytics
13 1 (0.81%) Teradata