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

IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1053 1041 1081
Rank change year-on-year -12 +40 -87
Permanent jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 124 181 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.069% 0.095% 0.11%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.90% 1.38% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 97 135 208
UK median annual salary £47,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% +5.26% +2.15%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,330 £35,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £72,500 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 13798 13071 15089
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.71% 6.88% 6.89%
Number of salaries quoted 9736 9883 11749
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,155 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 November 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 November 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 -22 104 £47,500 -9.52% 3
UK excluding London +53 72 £47,500 +5.56% 3
London -51 46 £45,000 -18.18%
South East +43 22 £50,000 +42.86%
Scotland -16 19 £40,000 -15.79%
Midlands +20 11 £50,000 -4.76% 1
West Midlands +20 11 £50,000 +5.26% 1
South West - 11 £65,000 - 1
North of England +2 10 £38,750 +10.71% 1
North West -25 9 £38,750 +10.71% 1
Yorkshire - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 124 (100.00%) Cognos
1 124 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 87 (70.16%) SQL
3 53 (42.74%) SQL Server
4 51 (41.13%) Finance
5 50 (40.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 50 (40.32%) Data Warehouse
5 50 (40.32%) ETL
6 41 (33.06%) Cognos Report Studio
7 37 (29.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 36 (29.03%) IBM
9 34 (27.42%) Microsoft
9 34 (27.42%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 32 (25.81%) Analytics
10 32 (25.81%) T-SQL
11 30 (24.19%) SQL Server 2008
12 25 (20.16%) SAP
13 23 (18.55%) Oracle
13 23 (18.55%) Degree
13 23 (18.55%) Tableau
14 22 (17.74%) SQL Server 2012
14 22 (17.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 22 (17.74%) Windows
15 19 (15.32%) OLAP
15 19 (15.32%) SQL Server 2005
15 19 (15.32%) Data Analysis
16 17 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
17 15 (12.10%) Business Analysis
17 15 (12.10%) Power BI
17 15 (12.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

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 14 (11.29%) SAS
2 11 (8.87%) SharePoint
3 10 (8.06%) IIS
3 10 (8.06%) WordPress
4 6 (4.84%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (3.23%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (7.26%) SAP CO
1 9 (7.26%) SAP FI
1 9 (7.26%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (3.23%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.81%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 1 (0.81%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.81%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.06%) GitHub
2 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.81%) FTP
1 1 (0.81%) HTTP
1 1 (0.81%) Internet
1 1 (0.81%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (42.74%) SQL Server
2 50 (40.32%) Data Warehouse
2 50 (40.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 41 (33.06%) Cognos Report Studio
4 37 (29.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 34 (27.42%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 30 (24.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 22 (17.74%) SQL Server 2012
7 22 (17.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 19 (15.32%) OLAP
8 19 (15.32%) SQL Server 2005
9 15 (12.10%) Power BI
10 14 (11.29%) Cognos Query Studio
10 14 (11.29%) QlikView
11 12 (9.68%) SQL Server 2016
12 11 (8.87%) SAP BW
13 10 (8.06%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 10 (8.06%) BusinessObjects
14 9 (7.26%) Big Data
14 9 (7.26%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 15 (12.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 11 (8.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (8.06%) Git (software)
3 10 (8.06%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.81%) PeopleTools
General
1 51 (41.13%) Finance
2 11 (8.87%) Retail
3 4 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.81%) Games
4 1 (0.81%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 59 (47.58%) Developer
2 34 (27.42%) Cognos Developer
3 25 (20.16%) Consultant
4 23 (18.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 16 (12.90%) Analyst
6 14 (11.29%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 13 (10.48%) SQL Developer
8 12 (9.68%) Cognos BI Developer
9 9 (7.26%) SQL Server Developer
10 8 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 8 (6.45%) Cognos Consultant
10 8 (6.45%) Data Consultant
10 8 (6.45%) SSIS Developer
10 8 (6.45%) Support Analyst
10 8 (6.45%) T-SQL Developer
11 7 (5.65%) Business Intelligence Specialist
11 7 (5.65%) SSRS Developer
12 6 (4.84%) Applications Support
12 6 (4.84%) SQL Analyst
12 6 (4.84%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.06%) .NET
1 10 (8.06%) Ajax
1 10 (8.06%) ASP.NET
1 10 (8.06%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (8.06%) CSS
1 10 (8.06%) HTML
1 10 (8.06%) jQuery
1 10 (8.06%) JSON
1 10 (8.06%) Node.js
1 10 (8.06%) Razor View Engine
1 10 (8.06%) WAMP
1 10 (8.06%) WinForms
2 3 (2.42%) MDX
3 1 (0.81%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.87%) Computer Science
3 9 (7.26%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.42%) EPoS
4 3 (2.42%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.61%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.81%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (17.74%) Windows
2 11 (8.87%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (8.87%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (5.65%) Unix
4 6 (4.84%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 50 (40.32%) ETL
3 32 (25.81%) Analytics
4 19 (15.32%) Data Analysis
5 15 (12.10%) Business Analysis
6 14 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (10.48%) Kimball Methodology
7 13 (10.48%) SDLC
8 10 (8.06%) MVC
9 9 (7.26%) Cash Management
9 9 (7.26%) Record to Report
10 8 (6.45%) Data Modelling
10 8 (6.45%) Visualisation
11 7 (5.65%) Data Management
11 7 (5.65%) Information Management
11 7 (5.65%) People Management
12 6 (4.84%) Business Continuity
12 6 (4.84%) Data Visualisation
12 6 (4.84%) ITIL
12 6 (4.84%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 87 (70.16%) SQL
2 32 (25.81%) T-SQL
3 14 (11.29%) PHP
4 10 (8.06%) C#
4 10 (8.06%) PowerShell
5 7 (5.65%) Python
6 5 (4.03%) R
7 1 (0.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (18.55%) Degree
2 10 (8.06%) Computer Science Degree
2 10 (8.06%) SC Cleared
2 10 (8.06%) Security Cleared
3 9 (7.26%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.81%) ISEB
4 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.81%) MCTS
4 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.61%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (0.81%) SCCM
1 1 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 124 (100.00%) Cognos
2 36 (29.03%) IBM
3 34 (27.42%) Microsoft
4 25 (20.16%) SAP
5 23 (18.55%) Oracle
5 23 (18.55%) Tableau
6 9 (7.26%) Informatica
7 7 (5.65%) Teradata
8 6 (4.84%) VMware
9 5 (4.03%) Birst
9 5 (4.03%) MicroStrategy
9 5 (4.03%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (3.23%) Netezza
11 2 (1.61%) Alteryx
11 2 (1.61%) Hyperion
11 2 (1.61%) TIBCO
12 1 (0.81%) Anaplan
12 1 (0.81%) BMC
12 1 (0.81%) Capita
12 1 (0.81%) PeopleSoft