Period
to 25 February 2020

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 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
UK
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 958 1047 1100
Rank change year-on-year +89 +53 -62
Permanent jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 51 72 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.041% 0.048% 0.056%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.70% 0.82% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 45 69 80
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,750 £29,900
90th Percentile £65,600 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,250 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.89% +11.76% +6.25%

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 7,285 8,813 13,798
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.90% 5.86% 7.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5,215 6,115 10,178
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +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 25 February 2020.

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 25 February 2020. 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 +92 51 £50,000 +5.26% 4
UK excluding London +58 26 £51,250 +7.89% 3
London +72 25 £50,000 -6.98% 1
North of England +46 9 £55,000 +10.00% 1
North West +44 9 £55,000 +10.00% 1
South East +69 7 £52,500 +5.00%
East of England +60 5 - -
South West +23 3 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Midlands +28 2 £46,750 -1.58%
West Midlands +31 1 £48,500 -8.49%
East Midlands +23 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, 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 51 (100.00%) Cognos
1 51 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 36 (70.59%) IBM
3 32 (62.75%) SQL
4 31 (60.78%) Analytics
5 22 (43.14%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (35.29%) SQL Server
7 15 (29.41%) Project Management
7 15 (29.41%) Dashboard Development
7 15 (29.41%) Problem-Solving
8 14 (27.45%) Finance
8 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (25.49%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 12 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (23.53%) Oracle
11 11 (21.57%) Decision-Making
11 11 (21.57%) Cognos Report Studio
12 10 (19.61%) OLAP
12 10 (19.61%) ETL
12 10 (19.61%) Retail
13 9 (17.65%) Workflow
13 9 (17.65%) PRINCE
13 9 (17.65%) PRINCE2
13 9 (17.65%) IT Governance
13 9 (17.65%) Marketing
13 9 (17.65%) Alfresco
13 9 (17.65%) User Stories
13 9 (17.65%) Agile Project Management
13 9 (17.65%) Presales

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 9 (17.65%) Alfresco
2 1 (1.96%) Confluence
2 1 (1.96%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) SPSS
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.96%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.96%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) Power Platform
2 3 (5.88%) Azure
3 1 (1.96%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (43.14%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (35.29%) SQL Server
3 13 (25.49%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 12 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (21.57%) Cognos Report Studio
6 10 (19.61%) OLAP
7 7 (13.73%) Power BI
8 6 (11.76%) DataStage
8 6 (11.76%) IBM InfoSphere
8 6 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (7.84%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (5.88%) Oracle OLAP
10 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (3.92%) Cognos Transformer
11 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
12 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 1 (1.96%) Looker
12 1 (1.96%) Oracle BI EE
12 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 14 (27.45%) Finance
2 10 (19.61%) Retail
3 9 (17.65%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Games
4 1 (1.96%) Law
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) Developer
2 19 (37.25%) Analyst
3 16 (31.37%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 12 (23.53%) Business Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Agile Business Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Business IT Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) IT Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) IT Business Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Report Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) SQL Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Architect
6 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Architect
6 5 (9.80%) SSIS Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Technical Business Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) T-SQL Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 4 (7.84%) Cognos Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Report Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) FMCG
1 6 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.92%) Social Media
4 1 (1.96%) AS400
4 1 (1.96%) iSeries
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) Linux
1 1 (1.96%) Windows
1 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (60.78%) Analytics
3 15 (29.41%) Dashboard Development
3 15 (29.41%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (29.41%) Project Management
4 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (21.57%) Decision-Making
6 10 (19.61%) ETL
7 9 (17.65%) Acceptance Criteria
7 9 (17.65%) Agile Project Management
7 9 (17.65%) IT Governance
7 9 (17.65%) Presales
7 9 (17.65%) PRINCE
7 9 (17.65%) PRINCE2
7 9 (17.65%) User Stories
7 9 (17.65%) Workflow
8 7 (13.73%) Data Modelling
8 7 (13.73%) Kimball Methodology
9 6 (11.76%) Incident Management
9 6 (11.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 32 (62.75%) SQL
2 8 (15.69%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) Data Quality
2 3 (5.88%) COBIT
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) Cognos
2 36 (70.59%) IBM
3 12 (23.53%) Oracle
4 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.88%) Tableau
6 2 (3.92%) Facebook
6 2 (3.92%) Hyperion
6 2 (3.92%) Instagram
6 2 (3.92%) Pinterest
6 2 (3.92%) SAP
7 1 (1.96%) Infor
7 1 (1.96%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.96%) PeopleSoft