Salary Report

Information Technology Job

Cognos
Business Intelligence

United States Location

Birmingham
AL
USA Metropolitan Area

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Data Observed 6/1/21 to 5/31/22

Salary Average

$72,235

Experience Requirement

6 Years and 6 Months

Raise +1 Year

$7,863 at 10.89%

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Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 6 Years & 6 Months: $72,235 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $67,717 & $76,753; and, 5% of Jobs top $83,352.

Number of Jobs :

Most Jobs are available closest to the Salary Average.

Fewer Jobs are available at Lower and Higher Salaries.

Salary End Points :

$26,400 = annual salary at $15 per hour working between: 44 weeks at 40 hours a week, to, 52 weeks at 34 hours a week.

$310,588 = annual salary for the highest paying IT Job in the highest paying US City at the Top 2.5% Experience and Top 2.5% Salary.

Job Market :

Job offers, publicly posted in want ads by employers, were observed and measured from 6/1/21 to 5/31/22.

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Top Salaries

Top Percentile of Job market Top Salary
2.5% $85,543
5% $83,352
10% $80,860
25% $76,753
33% $75,086
50% $72,235
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
÷
Number of all Jobs at 6 Years and 6 Months Experience.

Salary Range and Jobs

Percentage of Jobs within Salary Lows and Highs
Percent of Job Market Salary Range
Low Salary High Salary
10% $71,395 $73,075
25% $70,103 $74,366
33% $69,383 $75,086
50% $67,717 $76,753
67% $65,697 $78,772
95% $58,927 $85,543
Salary Average =

$72,235

Mid Point between each Low/High pair.

Percent of Job Market =

Number of Jobs with Salary between Low/High pair
÷
Number of all Jobs at 6 Years and 6 Months Experience.

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Salary and Experience

Graph of succeeding salary information

Salary ±1 Year

Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
5 Years and 6 Months $64,772 $7,463 at 11.52%
6 Years and 6 Months $72,235 $7,863 at 10.89%
7 Years and 6 Months $80,098 $8,243 at 10.29%

About Salary and Experience

Salary by Year :

Salary remains constant regardless of experience.

Salary and Experience Range :

Salary average remains relatively constant with experience: $43,096 at the low experience of 2 Years and 1 Month; $72,235 at the average experience of 6 Years and 6 Months; and, $110,538 at the top experience of 11 Years.

Experience End Points :

0 = Entry Level.

14 Years and 3 Months = Top 2.5% Experience in the IT Job with the highest required experience in the USA.

Job Market :

Job offers, publicly posted in want ads by employers, were observed and measured from 6/1/21 to 5/31/22.

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Salary and Experience Range

95% of Jobs require Experience between the Low and Top
Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
Low 2 Years and 1 Month $43,096 $5,563 at 12.91%
Average 6 Years and 6 Months $72,235 $7,863 at 10.89%
Top 11 Years $110,538 $9,495 at 8.59%

Qualifications

Description

Business Intelligence, with IBM Cognos, is the position's primary responsibility.

Skills

The qualifications of this information technology Job:
  • IBM Cognos;
  • Business Intelligence (BI),
    Business Intelligence (BI), Report Developer, Report Analyst, Reports Writer, Reporting Specialist or SQL Reporting.

Characteristics

A+ Skills
Additional IT skills requested in some job descriptions:
Project Lead,
Development Manager, Lead Developer, Project Lead, Project Manager, Project Supervisor, Team Lead, Team Supervisor or Technical Lead,
6.1% of job descriptions;
Master of Arts/Science or Ph.D. Graduate Degree,
75.8% of job descriptions;
Bachelor of Arts/Science Degree,
98.5% of job descriptions;
Security Clearance,
4.5% of job descriptions;
SAP Hana,
72.7% of job descriptions;
Microsoft SQL Server,
10.6% of job descriptions;
Oracle PL/SQL (Procedural Language / Structured Query Language),
7.6% of job descriptions;
IBM DB2,
6.1% of job descriptions;
OLAP (Online Application Programing),
9.1% of job descriptions;
Tableau,
84.8% of job descriptions;
Agile software methodology,
4.5% of job descriptions;
AWS (Amazon Web Services),
3% of job descriptions.

Location

Birmingham, AL

Alabama,
Bessemeer, Birmingham, Blount, Bluff Park, Center Point, Fairfield, Fultondale, Gardendale, Homewood, Hoover, Hueytown, Irondale, Jefferson, Midfield, Mountain Brook, Pell City, Pleasant Grove, Shelby, St Clair, Tarrant City and Vestavia Hills.

These locations are all included in the Birmingham, AL metropolitan area as defined by the U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB).