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 9 December 2016 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognizant
Rank 187 177 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.19% 0.028% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.069% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £31,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £85,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year
-53.52% +6.25%
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
1637 1444 1854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.83% 40.93% 43.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1438 1138 1562
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £53,800
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 9 December 2016, 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 17 (73.91%) IBM
2 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 13 (56.52%) Banking
3 12 (52.17%) Oracle
3 12 (52.17%) Degree
4 11 (47.83%) UML
4 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
4 11 (47.83%) SOA
4 11 (47.83%) Programme Management
5 10 (43.48%) Scrum
5 10 (43.48%) VSAM
5 10 (43.48%) JCL
5 10 (43.48%) Mainframe
5 10 (43.48%) CICS
5 10 (43.48%) DB2
5 10 (43.48%) COBOL
5 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (39.13%) JIRA
6 9 (39.13%) Video Conferencing
6 9 (39.13%) Mobile App
6 9 (39.13%) Mobile Application Development
6 9 (39.13%) Translating Business Requirements
6 9 (39.13%) Payment Gateway
6 9 (39.13%) Wireframes
6 9 (39.13%) XML
6 9 (39.13%) ISEB
6 9 (39.13%) MS Visio
6 9 (39.13%) Business Analysis
6 9 (39.13%) Enterprise Architecture
6 9 (39.13%) Stakeholder Management

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 10 (43.48%) CICS
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 9 (39.13%) MS Visio
2 4 (17.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Firewall
1 4 (17.39%) FTP
1 4 (17.39%) HTTP
1 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) DB2
2 6 (26.09%) Data Mining
2 6 (26.09%) DataStage
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
3 4 (17.39%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) JIRA
2 4 (17.39%) Fiddler
2 4 (17.39%) Firebug
2 4 (17.39%) JMeter
2 4 (17.39%) LoadRunner
2 4 (17.39%) The Grinder
2 4 (17.39%) Toad
General
1 13 (56.52%) Banking
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Analyst
2 9 (39.13%) Business Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Data Manager
3 6 (26.09%) Test Manager
4 5 (21.74%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Senior Business Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Test Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Performance Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Performance Test Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) XML
2 4 (17.39%) SOAP
3 3 (13.04%) .NET
4 2 (8.70%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Mainframe
1 10 (43.48%) VSAM
2 9 (39.13%) Mobile App
2 9 (39.13%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.35%) Online Banking
3 1 (4.35%) PMI
3 1 (4.35%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Programme Management
1 11 (47.83%) SOA
1 11 (47.83%) UML
2 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Scrum
3 9 (39.13%) Business Analysis
3 9 (39.13%) Enterprise Architecture
3 9 (39.13%) Mobile Application Development
3 9 (39.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (39.13%) Translating Business Requirements
3 9 (39.13%) Wireframes
4 7 (30.43%) Service Management
5 6 (26.09%) Data Management
5 6 (26.09%) ETL
5 6 (26.09%) Workflow
6 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
6 4 (17.39%) Change Management
6 4 (17.39%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (17.39%) User Stories
6 4 (17.39%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) COBOL
1 10 (43.48%) JCL
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) C
3 1 (4.35%) C++
3 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Degree
2 9 (39.13%) ISEB
3 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) COBIT
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) IBM
2 12 (52.17%) Oracle
3 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
4 6 (26.09%) Informatica
5 5 (21.74%) HP
6 1 (4.35%) Progress