The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cognizant products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognizant over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Cheshire region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Cognizant Technology Solutions.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognizant
Rank 115 120 131
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 3 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.17% 0.056% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 0.12% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £77,500 - £45,000
Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
751 826 1091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.61% 46.46% 49.21%
Number of salaries quoted 572 675 976
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cognizant
North West

Cognizant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cognizant across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cognizant Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Cognizant
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cognizant across the Cheshire region.

Cognizant Salary Trend in Cheshire

Cognizant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Cognizant also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cognizant.

1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Retail Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
2 2 (33.33%) Android
2 2 (33.33%) V-Model
2 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (16.67%) COM
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) XSD
3 1 (16.67%) XSLT
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Siebel
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) UDDI
3 1 (16.67%) ATM
3 1 (16.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (16.67%) GAMP

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Cognizant also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cognizant. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) BASE24
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
1 2 (33.33%) Retail Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SOA Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Test Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Validation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) COM
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) XSD
1 1 (16.67%) XSLT
1 1 (16.67%) UDDI
1 1 (16.67%) WSDL
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Android
2 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
2 2 (33.33%) V-Model
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Document Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Development
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (16.67%) GAMP
2 1 (16.67%) GMP
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Siebel
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (16.67%) NetSuite