Period
to 28 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport 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 28 July 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
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 43 59
Rank change year-on-year -10 +16 +9
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 17 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 3.63% 2.97% 1.93%
As % of the Vendors category 8.67% 6.72% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 7
Stockport median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.67% +10.09%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £40,250 £39,750 £37,500
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% -12.50%

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

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Stockport
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 196 134 146
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 41.88% 44.22% 40.22%
Number of salaries quoted 175 119 130
Stockport median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% +12.00% -13.19%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,700 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £47,750 £49,250
Manchester median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

Job postings citing Cognos as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stockport.

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in Stockport

Cognos
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for Cognos in Stockport

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Stockport region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 11 (64.71%) ETL
3 10 (58.82%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (58.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (58.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (58.82%) NoSQL
3 10 (58.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (52.94%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (47.06%) IBM
5 8 (47.06%) Workflow
5 8 (47.06%) Alfresco
5 8 (47.06%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 7 (41.18%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (41.18%) Windows
7 6 (35.29%) Data Analysis
8 5 (29.41%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (29.41%) User Stories
8 5 (29.41%) Presales
8 5 (29.41%) IT Governance
8 5 (29.41%) Marketing
8 5 (29.41%) Retail
8 5 (29.41%) Finance
8 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
8 5 (29.41%) PRINCE
8 5 (29.41%) Project Management
9 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
9 4 (23.53%) Performance Testing
9 4 (23.53%) Stress Testing

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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 8 (47.06%) Alfresco
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (58.82%) NoSQL
2 10 (58.82%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (58.82%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (58.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (58.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (41.18%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (5.88%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (5.88%) DataStage
4 1 (5.88%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) NUnit
1 3 (17.65%) Selenium
1 3 (17.65%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
1 5 (29.41%) Marketing
1 5 (29.41%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) DBA
1 10 (58.82%) SQL DBA
2 7 (41.18%) Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) Developer
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Developer
4 5 (29.41%) IT Analyst
4 5 (29.41%) Project Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
1 3 (17.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) ETL
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (47.06%) Workflow
4 6 (35.29%) Data Analysis
5 5 (29.41%) Agile Project Management
5 5 (29.41%) IT Governance
5 5 (29.41%) Presales
5 5 (29.41%) PRINCE
5 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
5 5 (29.41%) Project Management
5 5 (29.41%) User Stories
6 4 (23.53%) ERD
6 4 (23.53%) Performance Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Stress Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
8 1 (5.88%) Analytics
8 1 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
8 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) VBA
3 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) IBM
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (5.88%) Tableau