Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for Cognos Business Intelligence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cognos Business Intelligence over the 6 months to 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 818 858 852
Rank change year-on-year +40 -6 +18
Permanent jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 58 71 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.065% 0.070% 0.078%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.21% 0.99% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 47 56 72
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +21.79% -13.33%
10th Percentile £37,250 £31,875 £25,125
90th Percentile £52,500 £65,000 £62,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +5.26%

Cognos Business Intelligence is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 4,800 7,196 7,123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 5.40% 7.12% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3,344 5,058 5,134
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,898 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £68,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -0.99%

Cognos Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Cognos Business Intelligence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Cognos Business Intelligence in the UK excluding London

Cognos Business Intelligence
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Cognos Business Intelligence in the UK excluding London

Cognos Business Intelligence
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Cognos Business Intelligence in the UK excluding London

Cognos Business Intelligence
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 11 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
North of England +49 19 £50,000 +29.03% 2
North West +24 16 £50,000 +29.03% 2
East of England - 16 £40,000 -
South West +18 15 £40,500 -37.69%
Yorkshire +39 3 £47,500 -
Midlands +30 3 £45,000 -10.00%
South East +3 3 £42,500 -19.05% 1
East Midlands - 3 £45,000 -
Scotland -13 2 £67,500 +68.75% 3
Cognos Business Intelligence
UK

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Cognos Business Intelligence.

1 58 (100.00%) Cognos
1 58 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 43 (74.14%) Data Warehouse
3 37 (63.79%) ETL
4 23 (39.66%) Finance
5 21 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (36.21%) Cognos TM1
5 21 (36.21%) Microsoft
6 20 (34.48%) SQL
7 19 (32.76%) SQL Server
7 19 (32.76%) IBM
7 19 (32.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (32.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 18 (31.03%) Marketing
8 18 (31.03%) PRINCE2
9 15 (25.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 15 (25.86%) Presales
10 14 (24.14%) Release Management
11 13 (22.41%) Tableau
11 13 (22.41%) Data Governance
12 12 (20.69%) Data Modelling
12 12 (20.69%) Problem-Solving
13 11 (18.97%) Decision-Making
13 11 (18.97%) BusinessObjects
13 11 (18.97%) Microsoft Excel
13 11 (18.97%) Information Management
13 11 (18.97%) Visualisation
13 11 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (18.97%) Dashboard Development
13 11 (18.97%) Power BI

Cognos Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 10 (17.24%) Alfresco
2 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (18.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 21 (36.21%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (5.17%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.72%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (1.72%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (1.72%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Azure Data Factory
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (74.14%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (32.76%) SQL Server
2 19 (32.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 19 (32.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (25.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (18.97%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (18.97%) Power BI
5 8 (13.79%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 8 (13.79%) Data Mining
5 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 7 (12.07%) Relational Database
7 4 (6.90%) Cognos Connection
7 4 (6.90%) Cognos Report Studio
7 4 (6.90%) OLAP
8 3 (5.17%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (5.17%) QlikView
9 2 (3.45%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.72%) Cognos Transformer
10 1 (1.72%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Hudson
2 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 23 (39.66%) Finance
2 18 (31.03%) Marketing
3 10 (17.24%) Retail
4 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (41.38%) Analyst
2 15 (25.86%) Developer
3 12 (20.69%) Cognos Developer
4 11 (18.97%) Project Manager
5 10 (17.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 10 (17.24%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 10 (17.24%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 10 (17.24%) IT Analyst
6 8 (13.79%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 7 (12.07%) Cognos BI Developer
7 7 (12.07%) Consultant
7 7 (12.07%) Project Analyst
8 6 (10.34%) Data Analyst
9 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 5 (8.62%) Microsoft BI Consultant
9 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Consultant
9 5 (8.62%) Technical Consultant
10 4 (6.90%) Business Developer
11 3 (5.17%) Data Manager
11 3 (5.17%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.72%) Windows
1 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 37 (63.79%) ETL
3 21 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (31.03%) PRINCE2
5 15 (25.86%) Presales
6 14 (24.14%) Release Management
7 13 (22.41%) Data Governance
8 12 (20.69%) Data Modelling
8 12 (20.69%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (18.97%) Dashboard Development
9 11 (18.97%) Decision-Making
9 11 (18.97%) Information Management
9 11 (18.97%) Visualisation
10 10 (17.24%) Acceptance Criteria
10 10 (17.24%) Agile Project Management
10 10 (17.24%) Business Analysis
10 10 (17.24%) IT Governance
10 10 (17.24%) PRINCE
10 10 (17.24%) Project Management
10 10 (17.24%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (34.48%) SQL
2 10 (17.24%) T-SQL
2 10 (17.24%) VBA
3 2 (3.45%) C
3 2 (3.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 58 (100.00%) Cognos
2 21 (36.21%) Microsoft
3 19 (32.76%) IBM
4 13 (22.41%) Tableau
5 3 (5.17%) Oracle
6 2 (3.45%) SAP
7 1 (1.72%) Infor
7 1 (1.72%) JD Edwards