The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognizant products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognizant over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cognizant
North West / Manchester
Rank 194 170 -
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.14% 0.063% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £31,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £85,000 -
% change year-on-year
-62.94% -

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1512 1288 1673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.23% 40.40% 42.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1287 1075 1431
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cognizant
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Cognizant as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Cognizant Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Cognizant
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Cognizant Salary Trend in Manchester

Cognizant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing Cognizant also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Cognizant.

1 14 (77.78%) IBM
2 11 (61.11%) Degree
3 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (55.56%) Scrum
4 9 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 9 (50.00%) JIRA
4 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (50.00%) ISEB
4 9 (50.00%) MS Visio
4 9 (50.00%) SOA
4 9 (50.00%) XML
4 9 (50.00%) UML
4 9 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
4 9 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 9 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 9 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 9 (50.00%) Payment Gateway
4 9 (50.00%) Wireframes
5 8 (44.44%) DB2
5 8 (44.44%) COBOL
5 8 (44.44%) Oracle
5 8 (44.44%) CICS
5 8 (44.44%) VSAM
5 8 (44.44%) Banking
5 8 (44.44%) Programme Management
5 8 (44.44%) JCL
5 8 (44.44%) Mainframe
5 8 (44.44%) Finance

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (44.44%) CICS
Applications
1 9 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
1 3 (16.67%) FTP
1 3 (16.67%) HTTP
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) DB2
2 5 (27.78%) Data Mining
2 5 (27.78%) DataStage
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
3 3 (16.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) JIRA
2 3 (16.67%) Fiddler
2 3 (16.67%) Firebug
2 3 (16.67%) JMeter
2 3 (16.67%) LoadRunner
2 3 (16.67%) The Grinder
2 3 (16.67%) Toad
General
1 8 (44.44%) Banking
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Analyst
2 9 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Data Manager
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Business Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Test Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Test Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 9 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (44.44%) Mainframe
2 8 (44.44%) VSAM
3 1 (5.56%) PMI
3 1 (5.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (55.56%) Scrum
2 9 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 9 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 9 (50.00%) SOA
2 9 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 9 (50.00%) UML
2 9 (50.00%) Wireframes
3 8 (44.44%) Programme Management
4 6 (33.33%) Service Management
5 5 (27.78%) Data Management
5 5 (27.78%) ETL
5 5 (27.78%) Workflow
6 4 (22.22%) User Stories
7 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
7 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Stress Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) COBOL
1 8 (44.44%) JCL
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) C
3 1 (5.56%) C++
3 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Degree
2 9 (50.00%) ISEB
3 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) IBM
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (44.44%) Oracle
4 5 (27.78%) Informatica
5 3 (16.67%) HP