Period
to 18 July 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 18 July 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 > South East
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 440 503 391
Rank change year-on-year +63 -112 +14
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 70 46 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.26% 0.15% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 0.63% 0.35% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 55 40 128
South East median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,125 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £76,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% -1.55% -3.50%

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 the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 11,068 13,254 13,898
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.76% 43.69% 46.60%
Number of salaries quoted 8,723 10,542 11,317
South East median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in the South East

Cognos
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Cognos in the South East

Cognos
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cognos in the South East over the 6 months to 18 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Cognos in the South East

Cognos
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 July 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
Thames Valley +72 40 £60,000 +37.14% 6
Berkshire +43 32 £63,750 +34.21% 3
Hampshire +17 14 £60,000 +33.33%
Surrey +22 7 £45,000 -40.00%
Oxfordshire +45 5 £50,000 +61.29% 3
Kent +12 5 £50,000 +11.11%
Buckinghamshire +23 3 £70,000 +75.00%
West Sussex -1 3 £40,000 -31.62%
Cognos
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 South East region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 52 (74.29%) Business Intelligence
2 38 (54.29%) Oracle
3 37 (52.86%) Finance
4 33 (47.14%) ETL
5 32 (45.71%) SQL
6 30 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
7 26 (37.14%) QlikView
8 25 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (34.29%) BusinessObjects
10 23 (32.86%) SAP
11 22 (31.43%) Analytics
12 18 (25.71%) SQL Server
12 18 (25.71%) Data Modelling
12 18 (25.71%) Manufacturing
13 16 (22.86%) SDLC
14 15 (21.43%) Management Information System
14 15 (21.43%) DataStage
14 15 (21.43%) Degree
15 14 (20.00%) SAP BW
15 14 (20.00%) Change Management
15 14 (20.00%) SAP HANA
15 14 (20.00%) Data Development
16 13 (18.57%) IBM
17 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
17 12 (17.14%) Microsoft Excel
18 11 (15.71%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
19 10 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
19 10 (14.29%) Tableau
19 10 (14.29%) Scrum
20 9 (12.86%) Continuous Improvement

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (7.14%) IBM Notes
1 5 (7.14%) IIS
1 5 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.43%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (17.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (7.14%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (11.43%) Cognos TM1
2 5 (7.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (4.29%) Infor M3
3 3 (4.29%) NetSuite
3 3 (4.29%) SAP Business One
4 2 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (1.43%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.00%) Power Platform
2 6 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.29%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.43%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 26 (37.14%) QlikView
3 24 (34.29%) BusinessObjects
4 18 (25.71%) SQL Server
5 15 (21.43%) DataStage
6 14 (20.00%) SAP BW
6 14 (20.00%) SAP HANA
7 11 (15.71%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 8 (11.43%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 8 (11.43%) Lumira
8 8 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
9 7 (10.00%) Oracle Database
9 7 (10.00%) Power BI
10 5 (7.14%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 5 (7.14%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 5 (7.14%) Cognos Report Studio
10 5 (7.14%) Snowflake Schema
11 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) JIRA
2 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 37 (52.86%) Finance
2 18 (25.71%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.71%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (27.14%) Analyst
2 16 (22.86%) Developer
3 15 (21.43%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 11 (15.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 8 (11.43%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (10.00%) Business Manager
7 5 (7.14%) Business Systems Analyst
7 5 (7.14%) Quality Management Analyst
7 5 (7.14%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
7 5 (7.14%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 5 (7.14%) Senior Test Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
7 5 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
7 5 (7.14%) Test Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) TM1 Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Programmer
9 3 (4.29%) Architect
9 3 (4.29%) Data Architect
9 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Architect
9 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) Web Services
2 2 (2.86%) RESTful
2 2 (2.86%) XML
3 1 (1.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 10 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (11.43%) User Experience
4 4 (5.71%) Life Science
5 2 (2.86%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.14%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (74.29%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (47.14%) ETL
3 25 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (31.43%) Analytics
5 18 (25.71%) Data Modelling
6 16 (22.86%) SDLC
7 14 (20.00%) Change Management
7 14 (20.00%) Data Development
8 10 (14.29%) Scrum
9 9 (12.86%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (11.43%) Coaching
10 8 (11.43%) Data Management
10 8 (11.43%) ERP
10 8 (11.43%) Matrix Organization
10 8 (11.43%) Migration
10 8 (11.43%) Open Source
10 8 (11.43%) Resource Management
10 8 (11.43%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 7 (10.00%) Process Improvement
11 7 (10.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 32 (45.71%) SQL
2 8 (11.43%) T-SQL
3 4 (5.71%) VB
4 3 (4.29%) Java
5 2 (2.86%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.86%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.86%) Python
5 2 (2.86%) R
6 1 (1.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (21.43%) Degree
2 5 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (7.14%) ISEB
2 5 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) QA
2 3 (4.29%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.43%) PMO
Systems Management
1 6 (8.57%) BMC PATROL
2 5 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (54.29%) Oracle
2 23 (32.86%) SAP
3 13 (18.57%) IBM
4 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
5 10 (14.29%) Tableau
6 5 (7.14%) HP
6 5 (7.14%) Lotus
6 5 (7.14%) Remedy
7 4 (5.71%) JD Edwards
8 3 (4.29%) Epicor
8 3 (4.29%) IFS
8 3 (4.29%) Infor
9 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com