Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 24 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 > South West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 291 340 316
Rank change year-on-year +49 -24 -1
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 39 10 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.38% 0.092% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.90% 0.21% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 35 10 29
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% -13.46%
10th Percentile £34,750 £37,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £69,000 £48,750 £57,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year - +9.89% -5.21%

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 West.

All Vendors
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4356 4768 5201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 42.41% 43.80% 43.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3592 3949 4360
South West median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in the South West

Cognos
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Cognos in the South West

Cognos
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cognos in the South West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cognos in the South West

Cognos
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the South West region over the 6 months to 24 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
Bristol -12 15 £65,000 +52.94%
Gloucestershire +38 12 £42,500 +4.29% 1
Dorset - 9 £42,500 -
Wiltshire - 2 £37,500 -
Cognos
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 South West region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 33 (84.62%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (79.49%) SQL
3 28 (71.79%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (51.28%) Finance
6 19 (48.72%) Power BI
7 18 (46.15%) QlikView
8 17 (43.59%) Tableau
9 16 (41.03%) ETL
10 15 (38.46%) BusinessObjects
10 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
11 14 (35.90%) T-SQL
11 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
12 13 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (28.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 11 (28.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (28.21%) Analytics
13 11 (28.21%) Semantic Layer
14 10 (25.64%) Kimball Methodology
14 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Excel
14 10 (25.64%) VBA
14 10 (25.64%) Crystal Reports
15 9 (23.08%) Visualisation
16 8 (20.51%) REST
16 8 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
16 8 (20.51%) Web Services
16 8 (20.51%) ERP
17 7 (17.95%) IBM
17 7 (17.95%) OLAP
17 7 (17.95%) Data Management

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 6 (15.38%) SAS
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (12.82%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 5 (12.82%) SAP Business One
3 2 (5.13%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (2.56%) OPENHousing
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle CRM On Demand
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (71.79%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (48.72%) Power BI
4 18 (46.15%) QlikView
5 15 (38.46%) BusinessObjects
5 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
6 13 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (28.21%) Semantic Layer
7 11 (28.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (25.64%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (17.95%) OLAP
10 6 (15.38%) Cognos Report Studio
10 6 (15.38%) DecisionStream
11 4 (10.26%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 3 (7.69%) DataStage
12 3 (7.69%) IBM InfoSphere
13 2 (5.13%) DB2
14 1 (2.56%) Cognos Query Studio
14 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
14 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
General
1 20 (51.28%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Consultant
2 10 (25.64%) Analyst
3 9 (23.08%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 7 (17.95%) Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Data Analyst
6 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Data Quality Analyst
6 5 (12.82%) Quality Analyst
7 4 (10.26%) Cognos Consultant
7 4 (10.26%) SQL Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Business Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 3 (7.69%) Cognos BI Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Cognos Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Data Manager
8 3 (7.69%) SQL BI Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (5.13%) Analytics Consultant
9 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse Manager
9 2 (5.13%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) REST
1 8 (20.51%) Web Services
2 1 (2.56%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) CSS
2 1 (2.56%) HTML
2 1 (2.56%) jQuery
2 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Algorithms
2 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (84.62%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (41.03%) ETL
3 11 (28.21%) Analytics
4 10 (25.64%) Kimball Methodology
5 9 (23.08%) Visualisation
6 8 (20.51%) ERP
6 8 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (17.95%) Data Management
7 7 (17.95%) Data Visualisation
7 7 (17.95%) Information Management
7 7 (17.95%) People Management
8 5 (12.82%) Data Governance
9 4 (10.26%) Data Modelling
10 3 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
11 2 (5.13%) Data Integration
12 1 (2.56%) Data Analytics
12 1 (2.56%) Data Entry
12 1 (2.56%) Data Protection
12 1 (2.56%) Release Management
12 1 (2.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 31 (79.49%) SQL
2 14 (35.90%) T-SQL
3 10 (25.64%) VBA
4 1 (2.56%) C#
4 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) QA
2 5 (12.82%) Data Quality
3 4 (10.26%) GDPR
3 4 (10.26%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Tableau
2 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
3 7 (17.95%) IBM
4 5 (12.82%) SAP
5 4 (10.26%) DataFlux
6 3 (7.69%) Capita
6 3 (7.69%) Oracle
7 1 (2.56%) Citrix
7 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com