The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Cognos Business Intelligence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cognos Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
England / North West
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 240 236 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 -  
Permanent jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 11 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.17% 0.070% -
As % of the Business Applications category 1.82% 0.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 0
Median salary £38,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.44% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

Cognos Business Intelligence is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for business application skills.

Business Application Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 605 471 504
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 9.52% 8.22% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 496 355 419
Median salary £50,000 £48,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.62% +7.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,300 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Cognos Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Cognos Business Intelligence as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Cognos Business Intelligence in the North West

Cognos Business Intelligence
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence in the North West.

Salary trend for Cognos Business Intelligence in the North West

Cognos Business Intelligence
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence in the North West over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Cognos Business Intelligence in the North West

Cognos Business Intelligence
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -19 10 £38,500 -14.44%
Cognos Business Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 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 North West region with a requirement for Cognos Business Intelligence.

1 18 (100.00%) Cognos
1 18 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (83.33%) IBM
3 12 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (66.67%) ETL
4 10 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (55.56%) VBA
5 9 (50.00%) Workflow
5 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (50.00%) Data Analysis
5 9 (50.00%) Alfresco
6 7 (38.89%) SQL
7 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
7 5 (27.78%) PRINCE
7 5 (27.78%) Project Management
7 5 (27.78%) Oracle
7 5 (27.78%) IT Governance
7 5 (27.78%) Marketing
7 5 (27.78%) Retail
7 5 (27.78%) User Stories
7 5 (27.78%) Presales
7 5 (27.78%) Agile Project Management
8 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
8 4 (22.22%) SoapUI
8 4 (22.22%) NUnit
8 4 (22.22%) Automated Testing
8 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (22.22%) Selenium

Cognos Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (50.00%) Alfresco
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (5.56%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (5.56%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (16.67%) MS Access
4 2 (11.11%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
4 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.56%) Essbase
5 1 (5.56%) OLAP
5 1 (5.56%) QlikView
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) NUnit
1 4 (22.22%) Selenium
1 4 (22.22%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (27.78%) Marketing
1 5 (27.78%) Retail
2 4 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Developer
3 5 (27.78%) IT Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Project Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) DBA
4 4 (22.22%) SQL DBA
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Report Writer
6 2 (11.11%) ETL Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Report Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (5.56%) QlikView Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) QlikView Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
1 4 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (66.67%) ETL
3 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 9 (50.00%) Workflow
4 5 (27.78%) Agile Project Management
4 5 (27.78%) IT Governance
4 5 (27.78%) Presales
4 5 (27.78%) PRINCE
4 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
4 5 (27.78%) Project Management
4 5 (27.78%) User Stories
5 4 (22.22%) Automated Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.11%) Data Transformation
7 1 (5.56%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 1 (5.56%) Business Forecasting
7 1 (5.56%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) VBA
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cognos
2 15 (83.33%) IBM
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.56%) Hyperion
5 1 (5.56%) SAP
5 1 (5.56%) Tableau