Period
to 18 October 2017

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 18 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1029 1051 1071
Rank change year-on-year +22 +20 -84
Permanent jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 134 166 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.077% 0.087% 0.11%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.03% 1.24% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 104 124 217
UK median annual salary £46,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +5.26% +2.15%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,800 £35,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £71,375 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44% -

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 13051 13350 15397
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.47% 6.96% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 9309 10142 11996
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% -

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 18 October 2017.

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 18 October 2017. 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 +45 110 £47,500 -9.52% 3
UK excluding London +63 76 £45,000 +4.65% 3
London -35 48 £45,000 -23.40% 1
Scotland -11 22 £42,500 -10.53% 1
South East +61 19 £47,500 +11.76%
Midlands +41 14 £45,000 -35.71% 1
West Midlands +34 14 £45,000 -5.26% 1
South West - 11 £65,000 -
North of England +12 10 £40,000 +14.29% 1
North West -8 10 £40,000 +14.29% 1
East of England +13 1 - -

For the 6 months to 18 October 2017, IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Cognos Business Intelligence.

1 134 (100.00%) Cognos
1 134 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 93 (69.40%) SQL
3 62 (46.27%) Finance
4 59 (44.03%) SQL Server
5 56 (41.79%) ETL
6 55 (41.04%) Data Warehouse
6 55 (41.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 42 (31.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 41 (30.60%) Cognos Report Studio
9 38 (28.36%) Microsoft
10 36 (26.87%) IBM
11 34 (25.37%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 33 (24.63%) SQL Server 2008
13 32 (23.88%) Analytics
13 32 (23.88%) T-SQL
14 28 (20.90%) Tableau
15 27 (20.15%) SQL Server 2012
16 26 (19.40%) Windows
17 25 (18.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 24 (17.91%) Oracle
18 24 (17.91%) SAP
19 23 (17.16%) SQL Server 2005
20 22 (16.42%) Degree
20 22 (16.42%) OLAP
21 19 (14.18%) Data Analysis
22 18 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
23 17 (12.69%) SQL Server 2016
23 17 (12.69%) QlikView
23 17 (12.69%) SAS

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 17 (12.69%) SAS
2 10 (7.46%) IIS
2 10 (7.46%) WordPress
3 9 (6.72%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.48%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.24%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (2.24%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (7.46%) Cognos TM1
2 7 (5.22%) SAP CO
2 7 (5.22%) SAP FI
2 7 (5.22%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.75%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (0.75%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.75%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 1 (0.75%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (0.75%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.75%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.46%) GitHub
2 4 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.75%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.75%) FTP
1 1 (0.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (44.03%) SQL Server
2 55 (41.04%) Data Warehouse
2 55 (41.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 42 (31.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 41 (30.60%) Cognos Report Studio
5 34 (25.37%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 33 (24.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 27 (20.15%) SQL Server 2012
8 25 (18.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 23 (17.16%) SQL Server 2005
10 22 (16.42%) OLAP
11 17 (12.69%) QlikView
11 17 (12.69%) SQL Server 2016
12 15 (11.19%) Power BI
13 14 (10.45%) Cognos Query Studio
14 11 (8.21%) BusinessObjects
14 11 (8.21%) Oracle OLAP
15 10 (7.46%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 10 (7.46%) Oracle BI EE
15 10 (7.46%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 15 (11.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (10.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 10 (7.46%) Git (software)
3 10 (7.46%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.75%) PeopleTools
General
1 62 (46.27%) Finance
2 10 (7.46%) Retail
3 3 (2.24%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.49%) Legal
5 1 (0.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 65 (48.51%) Developer
2 37 (27.61%) Cognos Developer
3 28 (20.90%) Consultant
4 26 (19.40%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 20 (14.93%) SQL Developer
6 17 (12.69%) Analyst
7 16 (11.94%) Cognos BI Developer
8 15 (11.19%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 11 (8.21%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 10 (7.46%) Cognos Consultant
10 10 (7.46%) SSIS Developer
10 10 (7.46%) Support Analyst
11 9 (6.72%) SQL Server Developer
12 8 (5.97%) Data Consultant
12 8 (5.97%) T-SQL Developer
13 7 (5.22%) Business Intelligence Specialist
13 7 (5.22%) SQL Analyst
13 7 (5.22%) SSRS Developer
14 6 (4.48%) SQL BI Developer
14 6 (4.48%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.46%) .NET
1 10 (7.46%) Ajax
1 10 (7.46%) ASP.NET
1 10 (7.46%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (7.46%) CSS
1 10 (7.46%) HTML
1 10 (7.46%) jQuery
1 10 (7.46%) JSON
1 10 (7.46%) Node.js
1 10 (7.46%) Razor View Engine
1 10 (7.46%) WAMP
1 10 (7.46%) WinForms
2 7 (5.22%) MDX
3 1 (0.75%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.21%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.22%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.24%) EPoS
4 3 (2.24%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.75%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.75%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 26 (19.40%) Windows
2 15 (11.19%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (11.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (7.46%) Windows Server
4 7 (5.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 56 (41.79%) ETL
3 32 (23.88%) Analytics
4 19 (14.18%) Data Analysis
5 16 (11.94%) Visualisation
6 15 (11.19%) Business Analysis
7 14 (10.45%) Kimball Methodology
7 14 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (9.70%) SDLC
9 11 (8.21%) Business Continuity
9 11 (8.21%) Data Visualisation
10 10 (7.46%) MVC
11 9 (6.72%) Data Modelling
11 9 (6.72%) Incident Management
11 9 (6.72%) Statistics
11 9 (6.72%) Validation
12 8 (5.97%) Dashboard Development
13 7 (5.22%) Data Management
13 7 (5.22%) People Management
13 7 (5.22%) Record to Report
Programming Languages
1 93 (69.40%) SQL
2 32 (23.88%) T-SQL
3 13 (9.70%) PHP
4 10 (7.46%) C#
4 10 (7.46%) PowerShell
5 7 (5.22%) Python
6 6 (4.48%) R
Qualifications
1 22 (16.42%) Degree
2 10 (7.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (5.97%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.97%) Security Cleared
4 7 (5.22%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.75%) MCTS
5 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.49%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (0.75%) SCCM
1 1 (0.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 134 (100.00%) Cognos
2 38 (28.36%) Microsoft
3 36 (26.87%) IBM
4 28 (20.90%) Tableau
5 24 (17.91%) Oracle
5 24 (17.91%) SAP
6 11 (8.21%) Informatica
7 7 (5.22%) Birst
7 7 (5.22%) Teradata
8 6 (4.48%) MicroStrategy
8 6 (4.48%) VMware
9 5 (3.73%) Hyperion
10 4 (2.99%) TIBCO
11 3 (2.24%) Anaplan
11 3 (2.24%) Netezza
11 3 (2.24%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (1.49%) Alteryx
13 1 (0.75%) BMC
13 1 (0.75%) Capita
13 1 (0.75%) PeopleSoft