Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
UK
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1090 1014 1169
Rank change year-on-year -76 +155 -130
Permanent jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 90 165 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.051% 0.097% 0.058%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.66% 1.41% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 76 150 109
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,599 £30,900 £37,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% -6.25% +3.23%

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 13,536 11,730 14,158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.65% 6.89% 6.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9,968 8,876 10,932
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 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £78,750
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 25 April 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 25 April 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 -71 78 £51,000 +7.37% 9
UK excluding London -33 51 £42,500 -5.56% 6
London -48 35 £57,500 +9.52% 3
West Midlands -8 11 £50,000 +11.11%
Midlands -20 11 £50,000 +11.11%
South West -6 10 £43,750 +9.38%
North of England -26 10 £29,000 -14.07% 2
Scotland -30 9 £40,000 -15.79%
North West -32 7 £29,000 -9.38% 2
East of England -13 6 £51,000 +27.50% 1
South East -11 5 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Yorkshire +10 3 £28,750 -14.81%

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 90 (100.00%) Cognos
1 90 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 48 (53.33%) SQL
3 33 (36.67%) ETL
4 31 (34.44%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 29 (32.22%) Tableau
6 25 (27.78%) IBM
7 24 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
7 24 (26.67%) Visualisation
8 23 (25.56%) Cognos Report Studio
9 22 (24.44%) Analytics
10 21 (23.33%) SQL Server
10 21 (23.33%) Finance
11 20 (22.22%) Cognos TM1
11 20 (22.22%) Data Modelling
12 19 (21.11%) QlikView
12 19 (21.11%) Data Visualisation
13 17 (18.89%) Power BI
14 16 (17.78%) BusinessObjects
15 15 (16.67%) Microsoft
15 15 (16.67%) Degree
16 14 (15.56%) SAP
17 13 (14.44%) Oracle
18 11 (12.22%) Stakeholder Management
18 11 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
18 11 (12.22%) Cognos Analysis Studio
19 10 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
19 10 (11.11%) Spotfire
19 10 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
19 10 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel

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 4 (4.44%) SAS
1 4 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.22%) Drupal
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 10 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.11%) Chatbot
4 1 (1.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 20 (22.22%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (3.33%) Cognos Controller
3 2 (2.22%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 2 (2.22%) SAP CO
3 2 (2.22%) SAP FI
3 2 (2.22%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.11%) NetSuite
4 1 (1.11%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 1 (1.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) Lucidchart
1 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) SMS
2 1 (1.11%) Internet
2 1 (1.11%) LAN
2 1 (1.11%) VLAN
2 1 (1.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (34.44%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 24 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (25.56%) Cognos Report Studio
4 21 (23.33%) SQL Server
5 19 (21.11%) QlikView
6 17 (18.89%) Power BI
7 16 (17.78%) BusinessObjects
8 11 (12.22%) Cognos Analysis Studio
9 10 (11.11%) DataStage
9 10 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
9 10 (11.11%) SAP BW
9 10 (11.11%) Spotfire
10 9 (10.00%) Relational Database
11 8 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (7.78%) Big Data
13 6 (6.67%) Cognos Query Studio
13 6 (6.67%) DB2
13 6 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (5.56%) DecisionStream
14 5 (5.56%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 4 (4.44%) Toad
2 3 (3.33%) RStudio
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (23.33%) Finance
2 5 (5.56%) Retail
3 4 (4.44%) Games
3 4 (4.44%) Marketing
4 2 (2.22%) Law
5 1 (1.11%) Advertising
5 1 (1.11%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.11%) Legal
5 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (33.33%) Developer
2 20 (22.22%) Cognos Developer
3 18 (20.00%) Analyst
3 18 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 15 (16.67%) Consultant
5 10 (11.11%) Cognos BI Developer
6 9 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Lead
7 8 (8.89%) Data Consultant
7 8 (8.89%) Data Visualisation Consultant
8 7 (7.78%) Cognos Consultant
9 6 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 6 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 6 (6.67%) Cognos BI Consultant
9 6 (6.67%) Technical Leader
10 5 (5.56%) Support Analyst
11 4 (4.44%) Data Analyst
12 3 (3.33%) Applications Support
12 3 (3.33%) Applications Support Analyst
12 3 (3.33%) Business Developer
12 3 (3.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.33%) EDI
2 1 (1.11%) .NET
2 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.33%) Algorithms
3 3 (3.33%) iSeries
3 3 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.33%) Online Games
4 2 (2.22%) Analytical Mindset
4 2 (2.22%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.22%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.22%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.11%) EPoS
5 1 (1.11%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.11%) Social Media
5 1 (1.11%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.33%) OS/400
2 1 (1.11%) Windows
2 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (36.67%) ETL
3 24 (26.67%) Visualisation
4 22 (24.44%) Analytics
5 20 (22.22%) Data Modelling
6 19 (21.11%) Data Visualisation
7 11 (12.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
9 8 (8.89%) Data Integration
10 6 (6.67%) Release Management
11 5 (5.56%) Business Analysis
11 5 (5.56%) Data Architecture
11 5 (5.56%) Data Governance
11 5 (5.56%) Kimball Methodology
11 5 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (5.56%) Statistics
12 4 (4.44%) Data Analytics
12 4 (4.44%) Data Science
12 4 (4.44%) Process Improvement
12 4 (4.44%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 48 (53.33%) SQL
2 5 (5.56%) T-SQL
2 5 (5.56%) VBA
3 4 (4.44%) Python
4 3 (3.33%) MATLAB
4 3 (3.33%) R
5 2 (2.22%) PHP
6 1 (1.11%) C
6 1 (1.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (4.44%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.44%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.22%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.11%) CCNA
5 1 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.11%) ISEB
5 1 (1.11%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.11%) MCSA
5 1 (1.11%) MCSE
5 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 90 (100.00%) Cognos
2 29 (32.22%) Tableau
3 25 (27.78%) IBM
4 15 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 14 (15.56%) SAP
6 13 (14.44%) Oracle
7 9 (10.00%) MicroStrategy
8 8 (8.89%) Alteryx
9 3 (3.33%) Netezza
9 3 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (2.22%) Capita
10 2 (2.22%) Hyperion
10 2 (2.22%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (1.11%) Cisco
11 1 (1.11%) Google
11 1 (1.11%) HP
11 1 (1.11%) Informatica
11 1 (1.11%) Intel
11 1 (1.11%) JDA
11 1 (1.11%) Juniper