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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognizant over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognizant
Rank 176 - 179
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.056% - 0.024%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% - 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £77,500 -
% change year-on-year
-12.90% -
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 Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1569 1744 1800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.89% 43.44% 43.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1250 1401 1522
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Cognizant
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cognizant across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Business Development
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Life Science
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (33.33%) IIBA
2 1 (33.33%) CBAP
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Self-Service HR
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) MBA
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (33.33%) PLM
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (33.33%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Life Science
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) BPR
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) PLM
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) IIBA
2 1 (33.33%) CBAP
2 1 (33.33%) PMP
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MBA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) PeopleSoft