The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognizant products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognizant over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognizant
Rank 720 709 674
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -35
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 146 155 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.32% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 41 14 10
Average salary £75,000 £55,000 £39,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +40.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £68,500 £83,000
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 - £31,750
Cognizant
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
50347 48611 51066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.93% 47.55% 46.83%
Number of salaries quoted 41532 39379 43391
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cognizant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Cognizant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Cognizant
Salary Trend in England

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

Cognizant Salary Trend in England

Cognizant
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognizant across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Cognizant Salary Histogram in England

Cognizant
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognizant within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
London +8 112 £72,500 +31.81% 8
South East +13 17 £80,000 - 1
East Midlands +37 10 - -
East of England -18 2 - - 1
South West - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 - - 1
West Midlands -8 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
Cognizant
UK

Cognizant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 113 (43.63%) Degree
2 83 (32.05%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (28.19%) Finance
4 59 (22.78%) Oracle
5 52 (20.08%) Retail
6 51 (19.69%) Banking
7 50 (19.31%) SQL
8 47 (18.15%) SOA
9 43 (16.60%) Business Development
9 43 (16.60%) Java
10 42 (16.22%) Mentoring
11 38 (14.67%) IBM
11 38 (14.67%) Middleware
12 37 (14.29%) Project Management
12 37 (14.29%) UNIX
13 35 (13.51%) XML
14 34 (13.13%) Windows
15 33 (12.74%) Scrum
15 33 (12.74%) Data Modelling
15 33 (12.74%) SAP
16 32 (12.36%) B2B
17 31 (11.97%) Waterfall
18 30 (11.58%) Enterprise Software
19 29 (11.20%) HP
20 28 (10.81%) AIX
20 28 (10.81%) Computer Science
20 28 (10.81%) XSLT
20 28 (10.81%) Web Services
21 27 (10.42%) Performance Tuning
22 26 (10.04%) Business Process Improvement

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 12 (4.63%) SharePoint
1 12 (4.63%) WebSphere
2 8 (3.09%) SAS
3 6 (2.32%) Documentum
4 5 (1.93%) FileNet
4 5 (1.93%) Sonic ESB
5 4 (1.54%) WebSphere Portal
5 4 (1.54%) IBM Notes
6 3 (1.16%) Apache
6 3 (1.16%) CMS
6 3 (1.16%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.77%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.77%) CICS
7 2 (0.77%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.77%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.77%) IIS
7 2 (0.77%) JBoss
8 1 (0.39%) TeamSite
Applications
1 16 (6.18%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.41%) MS Office
3 6 (2.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.93%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.16%) MS Project
6 2 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (3.86%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (1.93%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (1.93%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.16%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (1.16%) Oracle SCM
4 3 (1.16%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (1.16%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 3 (1.16%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.77%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 2 (0.77%) Tridion
5 2 (0.77%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.77%) VisionPLUS
5 2 (0.77%) Oracle ASCP
6 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.39%) Loan IQ
6 1 (0.39%) SAP PLM
6 1 (0.39%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.39%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.25%) Force.com
2 4 (1.54%) IBM Blueworks
3 2 (0.77%) SaaS
3 2 (0.77%) Taleo
3 2 (0.77%) IaaS
4 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.39%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.39%) PaaS
4 1 (0.39%) Office 365
4 1 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.32%) Internet
2 4 (1.54%) HTTP
3 3 (1.16%) Firewall
3 3 (1.16%) Wireless
4 2 (0.77%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.77%) VPN
4 2 (0.77%) DNS
4 2 (0.77%) BGP
4 2 (0.77%) Network Security
4 2 (0.77%) FCoE
4 2 (0.77%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.39%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (0.39%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.39%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.39%) MGCP
5 1 (0.39%) SSL
5 1 (0.39%) SAN
5 1 (0.39%) Intranet
5 1 (0.39%) LDAP
5 1 (0.39%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.79%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (4.63%) Oracle Database
3 9 (3.47%) Big Data
3 9 (3.47%) SQL Server
4 8 (3.09%) Hadoop
5 5 (1.93%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.93%) QlikView
6 4 (1.54%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.54%) MS Access
6 4 (1.54%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.16%) Data Mining
7 3 (1.16%) DB2
8 2 (0.77%) OLAP
8 2 (0.77%) OLTP
8 2 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.77%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 7 (2.70%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (1.93%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (1.16%) Subversion
3 3 (1.16%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.16%) Ant
3 3 (1.16%) JIRA
3 3 (1.16%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.77%) Gradle
4 2 (0.77%) PowerDesigner
4 2 (0.77%) ERwin
4 2 (0.77%) Maven
4 2 (0.77%) QADirector
5 1 (0.39%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.39%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.39%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.39%) Introscope
5 1 (0.39%) Visual LANSA
5 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
General
1 73 (28.19%) Finance
2 52 (20.08%) Retail
3 51 (19.69%) Banking
4 23 (8.88%) Marketing
5 20 (7.72%) Manufacturing
6 11 (4.25%) Legal
7 10 (3.86%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (2.70%) Publishing
9 6 (2.32%) Telecoms
10 5 (1.93%) Games
10 5 (1.93%) Investment Banking
10 5 (1.93%) Retail Banking
11 4 (1.54%) Front Office
12 3 (1.16%) Advertising
12 3 (1.16%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.77%) Billing
13 2 (0.77%) Back Office
13 2 (0.77%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.39%) Law
14 1 (0.39%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (20.46%) Architect
2 34 (13.13%) Consultant
3 19 (7.34%) Analyst
4 17 (6.56%) Senior Manager
4 17 (6.56%) Designer
5 16 (6.18%) Solutions Designer
6 15 (5.79%) Solutions Architect
6 15 (5.79%) Business Analyst
7 13 (5.02%) Programme Manager
7 13 (5.02%) Project Manager
7 13 (5.02%) Developer
7 13 (5.02%) Delivery Manager
8 11 (4.25%) Senior Consultant
9 10 (3.86%) Enterprise Architect
10 9 (3.47%) Business Architect
10 9 (3.47%) Data Architect
11 7 (2.70%) Systems Engineer
11 7 (2.70%) Systems Support
12 6 (2.32%) Technical Analyst
12 6 (2.32%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (14.67%) Middleware
2 35 (13.51%) XML
3 28 (10.81%) Web Services
3 28 (10.81%) XSLT
4 26 (10.04%) XSD
5 18 (6.95%) JMS
6 13 (5.02%) J2EE
7 10 (3.86%) HTML
8 9 (3.47%) COM
8 9 (3.47%) Oracle Fusion
9 6 (2.32%) CSS
9 6 (2.32%) Visualforce
10 5 (1.93%) REST
10 5 (1.93%) .NET
11 3 (1.16%) ASP.NET
11 3 (1.16%) XSL
11 3 (1.16%) WSDL
12 2 (0.77%) RESTful
12 2 (0.77%) Hibernate
12 2 (0.77%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.58%) Enterprise Software
2 28 (10.81%) Computer Science
3 21 (8.11%) Life Science
4 16 (6.18%) Mathematics
4 16 (6.18%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (4.63%) Social Media
5 12 (4.63%) Mainframe
6 10 (3.86%) Management Information System
7 9 (3.47%) User Experience
8 7 (2.70%) PMI
9 5 (1.93%) iPad
9 5 (1.93%) Visualisation
10 4 (1.54%) Replication
10 4 (1.54%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.54%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.16%) Digital Media
11 3 (1.16%) Machine to Machine
11 3 (1.16%) Performance Metrics
11 3 (1.16%) Taxonomies
11 3 (1.16%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 37 (14.29%) UNIX
2 34 (13.13%) Windows
3 28 (10.81%) AIX
4 9 (3.47%) Linux
5 3 (1.16%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.77%) SUSE
7 1 (0.39%) Android
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.39%) zOS
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.39%) HPUX
7 1 (0.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (32.05%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (18.15%) SOA
3 43 (16.60%) Business Development
4 42 (16.22%) Mentoring
5 37 (14.29%) Project Management
6 33 (12.74%) Data Modelling
6 33 (12.74%) Scrum
7 32 (12.36%) B2B
8 31 (11.97%) Waterfall
9 27 (10.42%) Performance Tuning
10 26 (10.04%) Business Process Improvement
11 25 (9.65%) E-Commerce
11 25 (9.65%) EAI
11 25 (9.65%) Stakeholder Management
12 24 (9.27%) Data Mapping
13 22 (8.49%) User Acceptance Testing
13 22 (8.49%) Data Transformation
14 21 (8.11%) Capacity Planning
15 20 (7.72%) Content Management
15 20 (7.72%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (19.31%) SQL
2 43 (16.60%) Java
3 10 (3.86%) Apex Code
4 9 (3.47%) XPath
5 8 (3.09%) C
6 7 (2.70%) JavaScript
7 6 (2.32%) C++
8 5 (1.93%) VBA
8 5 (1.93%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.16%) Perl
9 3 (1.16%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.77%) COBOL
10 2 (0.77%) C#
10 2 (0.77%) JCL
11 1 (0.39%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.39%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.39%) Jython
11 1 (0.39%) Ruby
11 1 (0.39%) Python
11 1 (0.39%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 113 (43.63%) Degree
2 15 (5.79%) PMI Certification
3 11 (4.25%) PMP
4 7 (2.70%) MBA
4 7 (2.70%) Chartered Engineer
4 7 (2.70%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.32%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 6 (2.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.16%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.77%) CIMA
7 2 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.77%) ACCA
7 2 (0.77%) ISEB
7 2 (0.77%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 1 (0.39%) CITP
8 1 (0.39%) IIBA
8 1 (0.39%) CBAP
8 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.39%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.49%) QA
2 7 (2.70%) DO-178B
2 7 (2.70%) DO-254
3 6 (2.32%) SLA
4 4 (1.54%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.16%) FATCA
5 3 (1.16%) Dublin Core
6 2 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.39%) GAAP
System Software
1 9 (3.47%) Firmware
2 5 (1.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.16%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.77%) vSphere
4 2 (0.77%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.39%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.39%) RACF
5 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.39%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (0.39%) XenApp
5 1 (0.39%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 2 (0.77%) Netcool
1 2 (0.77%) Control-M
2 1 (0.39%) WMI
2 1 (0.39%) WSUS
2 1 (0.39%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (0.39%) CA Wily
2 1 (0.39%) HP SIM
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.39%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.39%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 59 (22.78%) Oracle
2 38 (14.67%) IBM
3 33 (12.74%) SAP
4 29 (11.20%) HP
5 25 (9.65%) Microsoft
6 21 (8.11%) Software AG
7 20 (7.72%) webMethods
8 19 (7.34%) Salesforce.com
9 18 (6.95%) Teradata
10 17 (6.56%) Informatica
11 13 (5.02%) Pega
12 11 (4.25%) Guidewire
13 9 (3.47%) VMware
13 9 (3.47%) PeopleSoft
14 5 (1.93%) Sybase
14 5 (1.93%) Siebel
14 5 (1.93%) NetSuite
15 4 (1.54%) Google
15 4 (1.54%) Eloqua
15 4 (1.54%) Vignette
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Yorkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 18 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 18 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 18 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 19 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 20 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 20 days ago
Midlands
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago