The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 3 months to 29 March 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
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 63 62
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 0 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire - 1.07% 1.90%
As % of the Vendors category - 2.94% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 11
Median salary - £36,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

Cognos is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 198 238 237
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 46.81% 36.23% 41.00%
Number of salaries quoted 143 207 204
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire citing Cognos as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in Staffordshire

Cognos
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Cognos in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau