The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cognizant products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognizant over the 3 months to 22 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 Leeds 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognizant
Rank - - 150
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds - - 0.041%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £77,500 - £38,750
Vendors Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1775 1212 1163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 49.17% 47.72% 48.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1344 929 916
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cognizant
West Yorkshire

Cognizant
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Cognizant Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Cognizant
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) ATM
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) BladeLogic
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) ATM
General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Test Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) BladeLogic