Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 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
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 94 87
Rank change year-on-year +11 -7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Cognos 9 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.95% 0.27% 0.65%
As % of the Vendors category 2.06% 0.60% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 7
Watford median annual salary £51,000 £25,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +104.00% -52.38% +10.53%
10th Percentile £47,400 £25,000 £47,450
90th Percentile £60,400 £39,000 £54,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £51,000 £25,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year +104.00% -51.22% +7.89%

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 436 498 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 46.24% 45.36% 50.42%
Number of salaries quoted 371 384 436
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £51,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £75,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% +2.22%

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

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 9 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) Technical Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) REST
4 4 (44.44%) PowerPivot
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (44.44%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (44.44%) Inmon Methodology
4 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (44.44%) QlikView
4 4 (44.44%) ETL Development
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (44.44%) MDX
4 4 (44.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
4 4 (44.44%) Database Tuning
4 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (44.44%) Retail
4 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
4 4 (44.44%) VBA
4 4 (44.44%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) IBM
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) SOAP
4 4 (44.44%) Web 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (44.44%) MS Access
1 4 (44.44%) Power BI
1 4 (44.44%) PowerPivot
1 4 (44.44%) QlikView
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2014
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2016
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (33.33%) SAP BW
2 3 (33.33%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (44.44%) Toad
General
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Cognos Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft BI Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 1 (11.11%) Cognos Analyst Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) Cognos BI Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Cognos Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Cognos Analyst Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Cognos Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server BI Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SSAS Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) MDX
1 4 (44.44%) REST
1 4 (44.44%) SOAP
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (55.56%) Technical Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
3 4 (44.44%) Database Tuning
3 4 (44.44%) ETL
3 4 (44.44%) ETL Development
3 4 (44.44%) Inmon Methodology
3 4 (44.44%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Decision-Making
4 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (11.11%) System Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
2 4 (44.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) IBM
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) SAP