Period
to 19 July 2019

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 19 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
UK
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1016 1092 1070
Rank change year-on-year +76 -22 +82
Permanent jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 66 117 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.045% 0.067% 0.075%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.76% 0.98% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 63 82 105
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £36,200 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% -2.70%

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 8,736 11,885 13,143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.98% 6.83% 7.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6,092 8,817 9,745
UK median annual salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £31,207
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +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 19 July 2019.

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 19 July 2019. 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 +59 62 £50,000 -1.96% 6
UK excluding London +31 39 £50,000 +17.65% 6
London +73 25 £50,000 -13.04%
Midlands +39 17 £50,000 - 3
West Midlands +38 17 £50,000 - 3
East of England +54 7 £45,000 +12.50% 1
South East +25 5 £60,000 +60.00% 2
Scotland +4 4 £48,750 +16.07%
South West -1 4 £50,000 +17.65%
North West +12 2 £50,000 +39.86%
North of England +5 2 £50,000 +39.86%

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, 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 66 (100.00%) Cognos
1 66 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 53 (80.30%) SQL
3 46 (69.70%) IBM
4 39 (59.09%) Analytics
5 32 (48.48%) SQL Server
6 29 (43.94%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 27 (40.91%) Oracle
8 24 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
9 23 (34.85%) Microsoft
10 20 (30.30%) Finance
11 18 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (25.76%) ETL
13 16 (24.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 14 (21.21%) Cognos TM1
15 13 (19.70%) T-SQL
16 11 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
17 10 (15.15%) Project Management
17 10 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 10 (15.15%) Innovative Thinking
18 9 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
18 9 (13.64%) SQL Server 2017
18 9 (13.64%) Dashboard Development
18 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 9 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
18 9 (13.64%) Management Information System
18 9 (13.64%) Data Modelling
18 9 (13.64%) DataStage
19 8 (12.12%) SPSS
19 8 (12.12%) PostgreSQL

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 2 (3.03%) Alfresco
1 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.52%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (12.12%) SPSS
3 5 (7.58%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 14 (21.21%) Cognos TM1
2 5 (7.58%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (4.55%) Cognos Planning
4 3 (4.55%) Infor SunSystems
5 2 (3.03%) Cognos Controller
5 2 (3.03%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (3.03%) Office 365
2 2 (3.03%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (48.48%) SQL Server
2 29 (43.94%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 24 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (24.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (13.64%) DataStage
6 9 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (13.64%) SQL Server 2017
6 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (12.12%) IBM InfoSphere
7 8 (12.12%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (7.58%) Cognos Connection
9 4 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database
10 3 (4.55%) Cognos Report Studio
10 3 (4.55%) OLAP
10 3 (4.55%) SAP BW
11 2 (3.03%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 2 (3.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (3.03%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Hudson
General
1 20 (30.30%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.06%) Marketing
4 2 (3.03%) Retail
5 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (45.45%) Developer
2 26 (39.39%) Analyst
3 17 (25.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 14 (21.21%) Cognos Developer
5 10 (15.15%) Cognos BI Developer
5 10 (15.15%) Systems Analyst
6 7 (10.61%) Data Analyst
6 7 (10.61%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Senior Developer
6 7 (10.61%) SQL Developer
7 6 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 6 (9.09%) Consultant
7 6 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (7.58%) Business Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Business Systems Analyst
8 5 (7.58%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Financial Analyst
8 5 (7.58%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
8 5 (7.58%) Senior Cognos Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Senior Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.06%) XML
2 1 (1.52%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 8 (12.12%) FMCG
2 8 (12.12%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.52%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 39 (59.09%) Analytics
3 18 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (25.76%) ETL
5 10 (15.15%) Innovative Thinking
5 10 (15.15%) Project Management
6 9 (13.64%) Dashboard Development
6 9 (13.64%) Data Modelling
6 9 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (10.61%) Data Cleansing
7 7 (10.61%) Validation
8 5 (7.58%) Data Integration
8 5 (7.58%) Data Validation
8 5 (7.58%) ERP
8 5 (7.58%) Mathematics
8 5 (7.58%) Predictive Analytics
8 5 (7.58%) Quality Management
8 5 (7.58%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (6.06%) CRM
9 4 (6.06%) Data Extraction
Programming Languages
1 53 (80.30%) SQL
2 13 (19.70%) T-SQL
3 7 (10.61%) Python
4 3 (4.55%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.55%) SLA
Vendors
1 66 (100.00%) Cognos
2 46 (69.70%) IBM
3 27 (40.91%) Oracle
4 23 (34.85%) Microsoft
5 7 (10.61%) Tableau
6 5 (7.58%) SAP
7 4 (6.06%) JD Edwards
8 3 (4.55%) Infor
8 3 (4.55%) Sun
9 1 (1.52%) Birst
9 1 (1.52%) Hyperion