Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1051 1053 1087
Rank change year-on-year +2 +34 -25
Permanent jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 108 136 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.066% 0.078% 0.086%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.06% 1.01% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 79 105 124
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £34,750 £32,500 £31,800
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -5.56%

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 with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 10,209 13,459 13,553
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.21% 7.69% 7.06%
Number of salaries quoted 7,404 9,668 10,319
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -2.17% +2.22%

Cognos Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Cognos Business Intelligence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Cognos Business Intelligence in the UK

Cognos Business Intelligence
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Cognos Business Intelligence in the UK

Cognos Business Intelligence
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Cognos Business Intelligence in the UK

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top 12 Job Locations

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 over the 6 months to 17 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
England +40 100 £43,750 -7.89% 1
UK excluding London +9 64 £40,000 -11.11% 2
London +35 38 £60,000 +33.33%
East of England +70 34 £40,000 -
North of England +26 13 £45,000 +12.50%
North West +9 12 £42,500 +6.25%
South West +12 10 £41,000 -36.92%
Midlands +15 3 £45,000 - 1
East Midlands - 3 £45,000 -
Scotland -17 2 £45,000 +5.88% 1
South East -23 2 £40,000 -15.79%
Yorkshire - 1 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 with a requirement for Cognos Business Intelligence.

1 108 (100.00%) Cognos
1 108 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 63 (58.33%) ETL
3 60 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
4 59 (54.63%) SQL Server
4 59 (54.63%) Cognos TM1
5 56 (51.85%) Microsoft
6 49 (45.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 48 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 45 (41.67%) Tableau
9 44 (40.74%) Power BI
10 43 (39.81%) SQL
11 38 (35.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 36 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
13 34 (31.48%) Finance
14 32 (29.63%) IBM
15 31 (28.70%) Analytics
16 28 (25.93%) Visualisation
16 28 (25.93%) Data Modelling
16 28 (25.93%) VBA
17 22 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
18 21 (19.44%) T-SQL
18 21 (19.44%) Marketing
18 21 (19.44%) Degree
19 20 (18.52%) Data Integration
19 20 (18.52%) Dashboard Development
20 19 (17.59%) Business Analysis
21 17 (15.74%) Cognos Framework Manager
22 16 (14.81%) Presales
22 16 (14.81%) BusinessObjects

Cognos Business Intelligence
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (10.19%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (5.56%) Alfresco
4 2 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 36 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 59 (54.63%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.93%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (0.93%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (0.93%) Movex
3 1 (0.93%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.11%) Azure Data Factory
1 12 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.78%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
2 59 (54.63%) SQL Server
3 49 (45.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 48 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 44 (40.74%) Power BI
6 38 (35.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 17 (15.74%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 16 (14.81%) BusinessObjects
9 15 (13.89%) Data Mining
9 15 (13.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 14 (12.96%) QlikView
11 11 (10.19%) Microsoft Power View
11 11 (10.19%) PowerPivot
12 9 (8.33%) Cognos Report Studio
13 8 (7.41%) Spotfire
14 7 (6.48%) Oracle BI EE
14 7 (6.48%) Relational Database
14 7 (6.48%) SAP BW
15 4 (3.70%) OLAP
15 4 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (2.78%) RStudio
2 1 (0.93%) Hudson
2 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 34 (31.48%) Finance
2 21 (19.44%) Marketing
3 6 (5.56%) Retail
4 1 (0.93%) Advertising
4 1 (0.93%) Games
4 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (35.19%) Developer
2 29 (26.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 27 (25.00%) Analyst
4 22 (20.37%) Consultant
5 17 (15.74%) Cognos Developer
6 13 (12.04%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 13 (12.04%) Cognos BI Developer
7 12 (11.11%) Business Developer
7 12 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 11 (10.19%) Architect
8 11 (10.19%) Business Intelligence Architect
8 11 (10.19%) Microsoft BI Consultant
8 11 (10.19%) Report Developer
9 10 (9.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 10 (9.26%) Microsoft Consultant
9 10 (9.26%) Technical Consultant
10 9 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
11 8 (7.41%) Project Manager
11 8 (7.41%) TM1 Developer
12 7 (6.48%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.19%) Middleware
2 8 (7.41%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.78%) Algorithms
2 3 (2.78%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.78%) Windows
1 3 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 63 (58.33%) ETL
3 31 (28.70%) Analytics
4 28 (25.93%) Data Modelling
4 28 (25.93%) Visualisation
5 20 (18.52%) Dashboard Development
5 20 (18.52%) Data Integration
6 19 (17.59%) Business Analysis
7 16 (14.81%) Presales
8 15 (13.89%) Business Development
8 15 (13.89%) Data Extraction
9 14 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
10 12 (11.11%) PRINCE2
10 12 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (10.19%) Data Governance
11 11 (10.19%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (10.19%) Release Management
12 10 (9.26%) Mentoring
13 9 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 43 (39.81%) SQL
2 28 (25.93%) VBA
3 21 (19.44%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.78%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.78%) MATLAB
4 3 (2.78%) Python
4 3 (2.78%) R
4 3 (2.78%) VBScript
5 2 (1.85%) C
5 2 (1.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (19.44%) Degree
2 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 108 (100.00%) Cognos
2 56 (51.85%) Microsoft
3 45 (41.67%) Tableau
4 32 (29.63%) IBM
5 11 (10.19%) Informatica
5 11 (10.19%) Oracle
5 11 (10.19%) Talend
6 9 (8.33%) Hyperion
6 9 (8.33%) SAP
7 8 (7.41%) MicroStrategy
8 7 (6.48%) Alteryx
9 3 (2.78%) Infor
10 2 (1.85%) Birst
10 2 (1.85%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.93%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.93%) Twitter