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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognizant
Rank 183 191 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 14 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.37% 0.026% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.91% 0.061% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £67,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -15.62%
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
1533 1641 1779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.01% 41.91% 43.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1262 1280 1415
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,050 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 25 September 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 14 (66.67%) IBM
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 13 (61.90%) Banking
3 12 (57.14%) Oracle
4 9 (42.86%) UML
4 9 (42.86%) SOA
4 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 9 (42.86%) Programme Management
4 9 (42.86%) Degree
5 8 (38.10%) Mainframe
5 8 (38.10%) VSAM
5 8 (38.10%) CICS
5 8 (38.10%) JCL
5 8 (38.10%) DB2
5 8 (38.10%) COBOL
6 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (28.57%) Workflow
7 6 (28.57%) Wireframes
8 5 (23.81%) Translating Business Requirements
8 5 (23.81%) Mobile App
8 5 (23.81%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (23.81%) Payment Gateway
8 5 (23.81%) JIRA
8 5 (23.81%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (23.81%) Service Management
8 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
8 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (23.81%) Scrum
8 5 (23.81%) Data 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 8 (38.10%) CICS
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Visio
2 3 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
1 3 (14.29%) FTP
1 3 (14.29%) HTTP
1 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) DB2
2 5 (23.81%) Data Mining
2 5 (23.81%) DataStage
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
3 3 (14.29%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) JIRA
2 3 (14.29%) Fiddler
2 3 (14.29%) Firebug
2 3 (14.29%) JMeter
2 3 (14.29%) LoadRunner
2 3 (14.29%) The Grinder
2 3 (14.29%) Toad
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 13 (61.90%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Business Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Data Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Senior Business Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Test Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Test Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Programme Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Digital Programme Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Digital Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior UX Designer
6 1 (4.76%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) XML
2 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) Java EE
3 3 (14.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Mainframe
1 8 (38.10%) VSAM
2 5 (23.81%) Mobile App
2 5 (23.81%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.76%) Graphic Design
3 1 (4.76%) Online Banking
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Programme Management
1 9 (42.86%) SOA
1 9 (42.86%) UML
2 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) Wireframes
3 6 (28.57%) Workflow
4 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
4 5 (23.81%) Data Management
4 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (23.81%) ETL
4 5 (23.81%) Mobile Application Development
4 5 (23.81%) Scrum
4 5 (23.81%) Service Management
4 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (23.81%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (19.05%) CRM
5 4 (19.05%) ITIL
5 4 (19.05%) Open Source
5 4 (19.05%) TOGAF
5 4 (19.05%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) COBOL
1 8 (38.10%) JCL
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Degree
2 5 (23.81%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) COBIT
2 1 (4.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) IBM
2 12 (57.14%) Oracle
3 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 5 (23.81%) Informatica
5 4 (19.05%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Progress