Period
to 17 July 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
UK
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1064 1055 1165
Rank change year-on-year -9 +110 -93
Permanent jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 118 129 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.067% 0.073% 0.064%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.98% 0.99% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 83 101 115
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +7.53%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £68,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% +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 12,098 12,978 14,472
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.88% 7.31% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8,964 9,639 11,142
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £30,513
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Cognos Business Intelligence in the UK

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top 11 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 July 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 +7 102 £51,000 +13.33% 10
UK excluding London -10 66 £42,500 -5.56% 4
London +25 44 £57,500 +24.32% 6
East of England +37 33 £40,000 -15.79%
South West +3 9 £42,500 -5.56% 1
North West +9 8 £35,750 -7.14% 1
North of England +3 8 £35,750 -7.14% 2
Scotland -33 8 £42,500 -10.53%
West Midlands +6 5 £50,000 +11.11%
Midlands +5 5 £50,000 +11.11%
South East -7 3 £37,500 -21.05% 1

For the 6 months to 17 July 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.

1 118 (100.00%) Cognos
1 118 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 64 (54.24%) ETL
3 55 (46.61%) SQL
3 55 (46.61%) Cognos TM1
4 52 (44.07%) SQL Server
5 50 (42.37%) Data Warehouse
6 44 (37.29%) Microsoft
6 44 (37.29%) Tableau
7 42 (35.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 39 (33.05%) Analytics
9 38 (32.20%) Power BI
10 37 (31.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 33 (27.97%) Data Modelling
12 32 (27.12%) Finance
13 31 (26.27%) Microsoft Excel
13 31 (26.27%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 31 (26.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 30 (25.42%) Visualisation
14 30 (25.42%) IBM
15 27 (22.88%) Data Integration
16 22 (18.64%) Degree
17 21 (17.80%) Cognos Report Studio
18 20 (16.95%) Analytical Skills
18 20 (16.95%) Dashboard Development
19 19 (16.10%) QlikView
20 18 (15.25%) VBA
21 17 (14.41%) Oracle
21 17 (14.41%) Marketing
21 17 (14.41%) Data Visualisation

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 12 (10.17%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (7.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (3.39%) Alfresco
Applications
1 31 (26.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 55 (46.61%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (3.39%) Cognos Controller
3 2 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.69%) NetSuite
3 2 (1.69%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.85%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (0.85%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.17%) Azure Data Factory
1 12 (10.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.69%) Office 365
3 1 (0.85%) Lucidchart
3 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (44.07%) SQL Server
2 50 (42.37%) Data Warehouse
3 42 (35.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 38 (32.20%) Power BI
5 37 (31.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 31 (26.27%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 31 (26.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 21 (17.80%) Cognos Report Studio
8 19 (16.10%) QlikView
9 15 (12.71%) PowerPivot
10 14 (11.86%) BusinessObjects
11 11 (9.32%) Microsoft Power View
12 10 (8.47%) Data Mining
12 10 (8.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 9 (7.63%) Cognos Analysis Studio
13 9 (7.63%) DataStage
13 9 (7.63%) Relational Database
14 8 (6.78%) Oracle BI EE
14 8 (6.78%) Spotfire
15 7 (5.93%) DecisionStream
Development Applications
1 5 (4.24%) RStudio
2 4 (3.39%) Toad
3 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 32 (27.12%) Finance
2 17 (14.41%) Marketing
3 8 (6.78%) Retail
4 3 (2.54%) Games
5 2 (1.69%) Law
6 1 (0.85%) Advertising
6 1 (0.85%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 44 (37.29%) Developer
2 28 (23.73%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 27 (22.88%) Analyst
4 26 (22.03%) Consultant
5 22 (18.64%) Cognos Developer
6 17 (14.41%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 12 (10.17%) Cognos BI Developer
8 11 (9.32%) Architect
8 11 (9.32%) Business Intelligence Architect
8 11 (9.32%) Microsoft BI Consultant
9 10 (8.47%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 10 (8.47%) Microsoft Consultant
9 10 (8.47%) Report Developer
9 10 (8.47%) Technical Consultant
10 9 (7.63%) Business Developer
11 8 (6.78%) Analyst Developer
11 8 (6.78%) Business Intelligence Lead
11 8 (6.78%) TM1 Developer
12 7 (5.93%) Data Consultant
12 7 (5.93%) Data Visualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.32%) Middleware
2 6 (5.08%) MDX
3 1 (0.85%) .NET
3 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.85%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.95%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.08%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.24%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.54%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.54%) Online Games
5 2 (1.69%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.69%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.85%) iSeries
6 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.85%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.85%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 64 (54.24%) ETL
3 39 (33.05%) Analytics
4 33 (27.97%) Data Modelling
5 30 (25.42%) Visualisation
6 27 (22.88%) Data Integration
7 20 (16.95%) Dashboard Development
8 17 (14.41%) Data Visualisation
9 15 (12.71%) Business Analysis
10 14 (11.86%) Presales
11 13 (11.02%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (8.47%) Business Development
12 10 (8.47%) Data Extraction
12 10 (8.47%) Mentoring
12 10 (8.47%) Problem-Solving
13 9 (7.63%) SOA
14 7 (5.93%) Data Governance
14 7 (5.93%) Performance Tuning
14 7 (5.93%) Statistics
15 6 (5.08%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (46.61%) SQL
2 18 (15.25%) VBA
3 15 (12.71%) T-SQL
4 5 (4.24%) MATLAB
4 5 (4.24%) Python
4 5 (4.24%) R
5 1 (0.85%) C
5 1 (0.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 22 (18.64%) Degree
2 2 (1.69%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.85%) MCSA
3 1 (0.85%) MCSE
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.69%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 118 (100.00%) Cognos
2 44 (37.29%) Microsoft
2 44 (37.29%) Tableau
3 30 (25.42%) IBM
4 17 (14.41%) Oracle
5 11 (9.32%) Informatica
5 11 (9.32%) Talend
6 9 (7.63%) Hyperion
6 9 (7.63%) SAP
7 8 (6.78%) MicroStrategy
8 7 (5.93%) Alteryx
9 2 (1.69%) Birst
9 2 (1.69%) Capita
9 2 (1.69%) Infor
9 2 (1.69%) JD Edwards
9 2 (1.69%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.85%) Google
10 1 (0.85%) JDA
10 1 (0.85%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.85%) Veritas