Period
to 14 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cognos over the 6 months to 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within IBM Cognos.

Cognos
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 94 74
Rank change year-on-year +9 -20 +29
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 7 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.80% 0.37% 1.64%
As % of the Vendors category 1.54% 0.81% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 16
Watford median annual salary £51,000 £25,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +104.00% -52.38% +8.81%
10th Percentile £44,800 £25,000 £51,250
90th Percentile £60,800 £39,000 £60,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £25,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +60.00% -52.38% +31.25%

Cognos is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Watford.

All Vendors
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 455 495 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 51.76% 46.35% 52.76%
Number of salaries quoted 382 389 417
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

Cognos
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing Cognos as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for Cognos in Watford

Cognos
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Cognos in Watford

Cognos
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cognos in Watford over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Cognos in Watford

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT jobs citing Cognos 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 across the Watford region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) QlikView
2 5 (71.43%) Technical Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) PowerPivot
3 4 (57.14%) Toad
3 4 (57.14%) Retail
3 4 (57.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) Power BI
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (14.29%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Decision-Making
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (14.29%) Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Inmon Methodology
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) ETL Development
5 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (14.29%) System Testing
5 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 1 (14.29%) Revenue Management
5 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
5 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
5 1 (14.29%) SAP Data Services

Cognos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) QlikView
2 4 (57.14%) PowerPivot
3 2 (28.57%) Power BI
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) MS Access
4 1 (14.29%) SAP BW
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Toad
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Cognos Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Lead
4 1 (14.29%) Cognos Analyst Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) Cognos BI Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Cognos Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) Commercial Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Cognos Analyst Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Cognos Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) MDX
1 1 (14.29%) REST
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Decision-Making
3 1 (14.29%) Economics
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) ETL Development
3 1 (14.29%) Inmon Methodology
3 1 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Revenue Management
3 1 (14.29%) System Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VB
2 1 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) Tableau