Period
to 25 March 2019

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 25 March 2019 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
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 785 868 858
Rank change year-on-year +83 -10 +57
Permanent jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 48 53 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.058% 0.052% 0.066%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.10% 0.74% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 46 41 63
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -15.79%
10th Percentile £38,125 £27,000 £23,650
90th Percentile £54,000 £62,500 £69,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 4,372 7,197 6,578
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 5.25% 7.07% 6.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3,122 5,221 4,753
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 25 March 2019.

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 25 March 2019. 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 +58 15 £50,000 +72.41% 1
North West +35 12 £50,000 +72.41% 1
East of England +85 10 £47,500 -6.86%
Midlands +32 8 £50,000 - 1
South West +29 7 £40,000 -11.11%
West Midlands +25 7 £50,000 - 1
South East +42 5 £60,000 +50.00%
Yorkshire +43 3 £47,500 +65.22%
Scotland +4 3 £52,500 +50.00%
East Midlands - 1 £42,500 -
Cognos Business Intelligence
UK

For the 6 months to 25 March 2019, 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 48 (100.00%) Cognos
1 48 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 32 (66.67%) IBM
3 24 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 23 (47.92%) SQL
5 21 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (37.50%) Finance
6 18 (37.50%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 17 (35.42%) Project Management
8 15 (31.25%) PRINCE2
8 15 (31.25%) ETL
9 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
9 13 (27.08%) Marketing
9 13 (27.08%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (25.00%) Decision-Making
10 12 (25.00%) Oracle
11 11 (22.92%) PRINCE
11 11 (22.92%) Retail
11 11 (22.92%) Workflow
11 11 (22.92%) IT Governance
11 11 (22.92%) Alfresco
11 11 (22.92%) Agile Project Management
11 11 (22.92%) Analytics
11 11 (22.92%) User Stories
11 11 (22.92%) Presales
11 11 (22.92%) Acceptance Criteria
12 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
13 9 (18.75%) Cognos Connection
14 8 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (16.67%) T-SQL

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 11 (22.92%) Alfresco
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (8.33%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.17%) SPSS
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.08%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (2.08%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.08%) Movex
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (37.50%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
4 9 (18.75%) Cognos Connection
5 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 6 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 5 (10.42%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (8.33%) OLAP
8 3 (6.25%) Cognos Report Studio
8 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (4.17%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.17%) SAP BW
10 1 (2.08%) Cognos Transformer
10 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
10 1 (2.08%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (2.08%) Power BI
10 1 (2.08%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Hudson
General
1 18 (37.50%) Finance
2 13 (27.08%) Marketing
3 11 (22.92%) Retail
4 6 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (47.92%) Analyst
2 18 (37.50%) Developer
3 15 (31.25%) Cognos Developer
4 11 (22.92%) IT Analyst
5 10 (20.83%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 8 (16.67%) Cognos BI Developer
7 7 (14.58%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 6 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
8 6 (12.50%) Business Analyst
8 6 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 6 (12.50%) Business IT Analyst
8 6 (12.50%) IT Business Analyst
9 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
9 5 (10.42%) Project Analyst
9 5 (10.42%) Project Manager
10 4 (8.33%) Business Systems Analyst
10 4 (8.33%) Quality Management Analyst
10 4 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (8.33%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
10 4 (8.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Windows
1 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (35.42%) Project Management
4 15 (31.25%) ETL
4 15 (31.25%) PRINCE2
5 13 (27.08%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (25.00%) Decision-Making
7 11 (22.92%) Acceptance Criteria
7 11 (22.92%) Agile Project Management
7 11 (22.92%) Analytics
7 11 (22.92%) IT Governance
7 11 (22.92%) Presales
7 11 (22.92%) PRINCE
7 11 (22.92%) User Stories
7 11 (22.92%) Workflow
8 8 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (14.58%) Data Governance
10 6 (12.50%) Data Modelling
10 6 (12.50%) Service Delivery
11 5 (10.42%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (47.92%) SQL
2 8 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.08%) Python
3 1 (2.08%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 48 (100.00%) Cognos
2 32 (66.67%) IBM
3 12 (25.00%) Oracle
4 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
5 5 (10.42%) SAP
6 3 (6.25%) Tableau
7 1 (2.08%) Hyperion
7 1 (2.08%) Infor
7 1 (2.08%) JD Edwards