Period
to 14 December 2018

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 14 December 2018 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 282 305 339
Rank change year-on-year +23 +34 -13
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 41 38 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.41% 0.37% 0.083%
As % of the Vendors category 1.08% 0.88% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 40 34 9
South West median annual salary £40,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.12% - +10.39%
10th Percentile £33,400 £34,500 £36,500
90th Percentile £61,125 £67,500 £48,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 3,787 4,330 4,739
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 37.78% 42.28% 43.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3,023 3,559 3,939
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,787 £62,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 14 December 2018.

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 14 December 2018. 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 +35 32 £40,500 -33.88%
Gloucestershire +10 6 £67,500 +58.82% 1
Dorset -3 1 - - 1
Wiltshire -11 1 £80,000 +113.33%
Somerset - 1 £35,500 -
Cognos
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 35 (85.37%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (63.41%) Finance
3 20 (48.78%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (48.78%) BusinessObjects
3 20 (48.78%) ETL
3 20 (48.78%) SQL
4 18 (43.90%) Data Governance
5 16 (39.02%) Release Management
6 15 (36.59%) Analytics
6 15 (36.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 15 (36.59%) Data Modelling
7 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (29.27%) Tableau
9 11 (26.83%) Visualisation
9 11 (26.83%) Information Management
9 11 (26.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (24.39%) Power BI
11 9 (21.95%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (21.95%) Data Visualisation
11 9 (21.95%) Spotfire
11 9 (21.95%) QlikView
11 9 (21.95%) CRM
12 8 (19.51%) PRINCE2
12 8 (19.51%) Machine Learning
13 7 (17.07%) Data Architecture
14 6 (14.63%) Algorithms
14 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 5 (12.20%) Cognos TM1
15 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
16 4 (9.76%) Logical Data Model

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 1 (2.44%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (36.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (12.20%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (2.44%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (48.78%) BusinessObjects
1 20 (48.78%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (26.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (24.39%) Power BI
4 9 (21.95%) QlikView
4 9 (21.95%) Spotfire
5 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
7 3 (7.32%) Data Lake
8 2 (4.88%) Cognos Report Studio
8 2 (4.88%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (2.44%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
9 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
9 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) ERwin
General
1 26 (63.41%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Analyst
2 12 (29.27%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 11 (26.83%) Project Manager
4 10 (24.39%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 10 (24.39%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 8 (19.51%) Developer
6 6 (14.63%) Cognos Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Architect
7 4 (9.76%) Business Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Data Architect
8 3 (7.32%) Data Business Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Data Manager
8 3 (7.32%) IT Manager
8 3 (7.32%) IT Project Manager
9 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) Data Governance Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) Lead Data Architect
9 2 (4.88%) Senior Architect
9 2 (4.88%) Senior Data Architect
9 2 (4.88%) Tableau Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
1 1 (2.44%) CSS
1 1 (2.44%) HTML
1 1 (2.44%) jQuery
1 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Algorithms
2 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Linux
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (85.37%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (48.78%) ETL
3 18 (43.90%) Data Governance
4 16 (39.02%) Release Management
5 15 (36.59%) Analytics
5 15 (36.59%) Data Modelling
6 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (26.83%) Information Management
7 11 (26.83%) Visualisation
8 9 (21.95%) CRM
8 9 (21.95%) Data Visualisation
8 9 (21.95%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (19.51%) Machine Learning
9 8 (19.51%) PRINCE2
10 7 (17.07%) Data Architecture
11 4 (9.76%) Conceptual Models
11 4 (9.76%) Data Analytics
11 4 (9.76%) Logical Data Model
12 3 (7.32%) Data Analysis
12 3 (7.32%) Robotic Process Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (48.78%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.44%) C#
4 1 (2.44%) Java
4 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.44%) VBA
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Tableau
2 4 (9.76%) Informatica
2 4 (9.76%) Talend
3 2 (4.88%) IBM
4 1 (2.44%) IFS
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle
4 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com