The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognizant
Rank 116 116 121
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 4 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.25% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.54% 0.28% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £45,600
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +20.61%
Cognizant
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
742 705 838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 45.75% 41.06% 46.53%
Number of salaries quoted 585 500 652
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognizant within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -2 1 - -
Macclesfield - 1 - -
Cognizant
North West

Cognizant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) WFM
2 1 (25.00%) Life Science
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Social Media
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (25.00%) Itk
2 1 (25.00%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Radian6
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) Genesys
2 1 (25.00%) Ariba
2 1 (25.00%) CTI
2 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Validation

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Radian6
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) CTI
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Lead Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Avaya Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Validation Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Life Science
1 1 (25.00%) Social Media
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) WFM
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (25.00%) Procure-to-pay
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Supply Chain Management
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) MBA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) EMC
1 1 (25.00%) Avaya
1 1 (25.00%) Genesys
1 1 (25.00%) Ariba