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 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognizant
Rank 163 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.062% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £56,500 £45,600
% change year-on-year
+6.19% +23.90%
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
1426 1706 1877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.09% 44.32% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1127 1385 1584
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 15 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) IIBA
2 1 (50.00%) CBAP
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) BPR
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) MBA
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) BPR
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) IIBA
2 1 (50.00%) CBAP
2 1 (50.00%) MBA