Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Cognos Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Cognos Developer
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1086 1127 1125
Rank change year-on-year +41 -2 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Cognos Developer 77 53 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.044% 0.030% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.031% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 49 45 157
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +2.04% +2.08%
10th Percentile £30,000 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £59,000 £61,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.95% -6.67% -6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 166,327 170,795 201,526
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.08% 96.47% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 135,125 142,189 168,498
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,325
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

Cognos Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Cognos Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Cognos Developer in the UK

Cognos Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cognos Developer.

Salary trend for Cognos Developer in the UK

Cognos Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cognos Developer over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Cognos Developer in the UK

Cognos Developer
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 Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 20 January 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 +36 70 £50,000 - 1
UK excluding London +37 36 £44,500 +5.95% 2
London -9 27 £55,000 -
Midlands +28 10 £55,000 +29.41% 1
West Midlands +26 10 £55,000 +10.00% 1
North of England +8 9 £45,000 +21.62%
North West - 8 £45,000 -
Scotland -31 7 £30,000 -20.00% 1
South East +31 6 £48,750 -2.50%
South West - 4 £42,500 -
Yorkshire +12 1 - -

Cognos Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, Cognos Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Cognos Developer in the job title.

1 77 (100.00%) Cognos
2 72 (93.51%) Business Intelligence
3 64 (83.12%) SQL
4 34 (44.16%) Finance
5 30 (38.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 26 (33.77%) SQL Server
7 25 (32.47%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 24 (31.17%) Analytics
9 23 (29.87%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 22 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 22 (28.57%) T-SQL
11 20 (25.97%) Data Warehouse
11 20 (25.97%) Cognos Report Studio
12 19 (24.68%) Cognos Analysis Studio
12 19 (24.68%) ETL
13 18 (23.38%) Infor
14 16 (20.78%) IBM
15 13 (16.88%) Cognos TM1
16 12 (15.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 12 (15.58%) Dashboard Development
17 11 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
18 10 (12.99%) Business Continuity
18 10 (12.99%) Incident Management
18 10 (12.99%) Oracle
18 10 (12.99%) Data Structures
18 10 (12.99%) SQL Server 2008
18 10 (12.99%) Tableau
19 9 (11.69%) Microsoft
19 9 (11.69%) Dutch Language
19 9 (11.69%) Finnish Language

Cognos Developer Skill Set
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 5 (6.49%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 23 (29.87%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 13 (16.88%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (3.90%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.09%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (38.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 26 (33.77%) SQL Server
3 25 (32.47%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 22 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (25.97%) Cognos Report Studio
5 20 (25.97%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (24.68%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 12 (15.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (12.99%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (9.09%) Cognos Query Studio
10 6 (7.79%) OLAP
10 6 (7.79%) Power BI
11 5 (6.49%) DataStage
11 5 (6.49%) DB2
11 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (6.49%) Star Schema
12 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (5.19%) MS Access
12 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 34 (44.16%) Finance
2 9 (11.69%) Dutch Language
2 9 (11.69%) Finnish Language
2 9 (11.69%) German Language
3 7 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 6 (7.79%) Retail
5 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.30%) HTML
1 1 (1.30%) Web Services
1 1 (1.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.99%) Data Structures
2 7 (9.09%) EPoS
3 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.19%) Windows
1 4 (5.19%) Windows Server
1 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (93.51%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (31.17%) Analytics
3 19 (24.68%) ETL
4 12 (15.58%) Dashboard Development
5 11 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (12.99%) Business Continuity
6 10 (12.99%) Incident Management
7 7 (9.09%) Data Modelling
7 7 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
8 6 (7.79%) Data Architecture
8 6 (7.79%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (6.49%) Data Visualisation
9 5 (6.49%) Dimensional Modelling
9 5 (6.49%) ETL Development
9 5 (6.49%) Visualisation
10 4 (5.19%) Software Engineering
10 4 (5.19%) Statistics
10 4 (5.19%) System Testing
10 4 (5.19%) Validation
11 3 (3.90%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 64 (83.12%) SQL
2 22 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 4 (5.19%) VBA
4 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.30%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (7.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.30%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 77 (100.00%) Cognos
2 18 (23.38%) Infor
3 16 (20.78%) IBM
4 10 (12.99%) Oracle
4 10 (12.99%) Tableau
5 9 (11.69%) Microsoft
6 8 (10.39%) SAP
7 5 (6.49%) Anaplan
8 3 (3.90%) Capita
9 1 (1.30%) Informatica
9 1 (1.30%) Netezza