Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 295 301 333
Rank change year-on-year +6 +32 -21
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 43 32 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.42% 0.32% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 1.08% 0.74% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 42 27 13
South West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,200 £33,250
90th Percentile £57,125 £70,000 £48,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +8.70%

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 3,990 4,337 4,831
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 38.76% 42.75% 44.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3,271 3,589 4,013
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% -0.09%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £57,500
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 18 October 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 18 October 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 +16 26 £40,500 -37.69% 3
Somerset +37 8 £35,000 -9.09%
Gloucestershire +4 6 £67,500 +58.82%
Wiltshire -9 3 £32,500 -13.33%
Cognos
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 33 (76.74%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (65.12%) SQL
3 20 (46.51%) Finance
4 17 (39.53%) ETL
4 17 (39.53%) Analytics
5 16 (37.21%) Visualisation
6 15 (34.88%) Tableau
6 15 (34.88%) Power BI
7 14 (32.56%) BusinessObjects
7 14 (32.56%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
7 14 (32.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (30.23%) Release Management
9 11 (25.58%) Data Governance
9 11 (25.58%) Data Modelling
10 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (23.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 10 (23.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (23.26%) QlikView
11 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (18.60%) Data Analysis
12 8 (18.60%) Information Management
12 8 (18.60%) Migration
12 8 (18.60%) Spotfire
12 8 (18.60%) Data Visualisation
12 8 (18.60%) Machine Learning
12 8 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
13 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
13 7 (16.28%) T-SQL
14 6 (13.95%) VBA

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 (2.33%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (11.63%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (2.33%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) Power BI
2 14 (32.56%) BusinessObjects
2 14 (32.56%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
2 14 (32.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (23.26%) QlikView
3 10 (23.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (18.60%) Spotfire
5 5 (11.63%) MS Access
5 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (6.98%) Cognos Report Studio
6 3 (6.98%) Data Lake
7 2 (4.65%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (4.65%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (2.33%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) ERwin
General
1 20 (46.51%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (51.16%) Analyst
2 14 (32.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 8 (18.60%) Project Manager
4 7 (16.28%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 7 (16.28%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 7 (16.28%) Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Data Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Business Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Cognos Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Report Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Data Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Data Business Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) IT Manager
7 3 (6.98%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Cognos BI Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Data Governance Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Governance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) ODBC
2 1 (2.33%) .NET
2 1 (2.33%) CSS
2 1 (2.33%) HTML
2 1 (2.33%) jQuery
2 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.95%) Algorithms
3 3 (6.98%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (76.74%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (39.53%) Analytics
2 17 (39.53%) ETL
3 16 (37.21%) Visualisation
4 13 (30.23%) Release Management
5 11 (25.58%) Data Governance
5 11 (25.58%) Data Modelling
6 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (18.60%) Data Analysis
7 8 (18.60%) Data Visualisation
7 8 (18.60%) Information Management
7 8 (18.60%) Machine Learning
7 8 (18.60%) Migration
7 8 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (11.63%) Business Analytics
8 5 (11.63%) CRM
8 5 (11.63%) Dashboard Development
8 5 (11.63%) Data Architecture
8 5 (11.63%) ERP
8 5 (11.63%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 28 (65.12%) SQL
2 7 (16.28%) T-SQL
3 6 (13.95%) VBA
4 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.65%) Python
4 2 (4.65%) R
5 1 (2.33%) C#
5 1 (2.33%) Java
5 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Tableau
2 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.98%) IBM
3 3 (6.98%) Informatica
3 3 (6.98%) Talend
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle
4 1 (2.33%) Sage
4 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.33%) SAP