The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognizant products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognizant over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognizant
Rank 211 243 267
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +24
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 23 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.41% 0.092% 0.014%
As % of the Vendors category 0.96% 0.20% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £77,500 £60,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+29.16% +42.85%
Cognizant
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2394 2928 3097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 42.19% 44.92% 43.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1981 2289 2450
Average salary £40,000 £39,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% +5.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,690 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cognizant
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cognizant across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cognizant Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Cognizant
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Cognizant Salary Trend in the North West

Cognizant
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognizant within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +42 17 - - 2
Manchester +12 5 - - 2
Cognizant
England

Cognizant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 22 (68.75%) Finance
2 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (46.88%) Degree
3 14 (43.75%) Project Management
4 10 (31.25%) User Experience
5 9 (28.13%) Marketing
5 9 (28.13%) Banking
6 8 (25.00%) Windows
6 8 (25.00%) CRM
7 7 (21.88%) Electronics
8 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (18.75%) Business Development
8 6 (18.75%) SQL
8 6 (18.75%) People Management
8 6 (18.75%) Presales
9 5 (15.63%) Information Architecture
9 5 (15.63%) SDLC
9 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (15.63%) Agile Project Management
9 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
9 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
9 5 (15.63%) Retail
10 4 (12.50%) Service Management
10 4 (12.50%) TOGAF
10 4 (12.50%) PL/1
10 4 (12.50%) SOA
10 4 (12.50%) HTML
10 4 (12.50%) CSS
10 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
10 4 (12.50%) ITIL

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 (3.13%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) MS Office
2 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
2 3 (9.38%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (6.25%) Fireworks
3 2 (6.25%) InDesign
3 2 (6.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) CTI
1 3 (9.38%) H.323
1 3 (9.38%) LAN
1 3 (9.38%) VoIP
1 3 (9.38%) WAN
2 1 (3.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) Big Data
2 2 (6.25%) MySQL
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.13%) DB2
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Axure RP
2 2 (6.25%) JIRA
2 2 (6.25%) SpecFlow
2 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.25%) TestComplete
3 1 (3.13%) Ant
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (3.13%) ClearCase
3 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.13%) Gradle
3 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.13%) jMock
3 1 (3.13%) JUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Log4j
3 1 (3.13%) Maven
3 1 (3.13%) Selenium
3 1 (3.13%) Subversion
3 1 (3.13%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (68.75%) Finance
2 9 (28.13%) Banking
2 9 (28.13%) Marketing
3 7 (21.88%) Electronics
4 5 (15.63%) Retail
5 3 (9.38%) Financial Institution
6 2 (6.25%) Wholesale Banking
7 1 (3.13%) Billing
7 1 (3.13%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Architect
1 6 (18.75%) Designer
1 6 (18.75%) Project Manager
1 6 (18.75%) Senior Designer
2 5 (15.63%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Senior UX Designer
3 4 (12.50%) UX Designer
4 3 (9.38%) Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) CRM Architect
5 2 (6.25%) CRM Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.25%) HTML Developer
5 2 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Programme Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Release Manager
5 2 (6.25%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) CSS
1 4 (12.50%) HTML
2 3 (9.38%) .NET
2 3 (9.38%) JSON
2 3 (9.38%) REST
2 3 (9.38%) Web Services
3 2 (6.25%) AngularJS
3 2 (6.25%) CSS3
3 2 (6.25%) HTML5
3 2 (6.25%) jQuery
3 2 (6.25%) StealJS
4 1 (3.13%) Apache Axis
4 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.13%) J2EE
4 1 (3.13%) Java EE
4 1 (3.13%) Middleware
4 1 (3.13%) Servlets
4 1 (3.13%) SOAP
4 1 (3.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) User Experience
2 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
3 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 3 (9.38%) IVR
4 3 (9.38%) Social Media
5 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
5 2 (6.25%) PMI
6 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.13%) Data Integration
6 1 (3.13%) Graphic Design
6 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
6 1 (3.13%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Android
2 4 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 3 (9.38%) Mac OS X
4 2 (6.25%) AIX
4 2 (6.25%) Unix
5 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) Project Management
3 8 (25.00%) CRM
4 6 (18.75%) Business Development
4 6 (18.75%) People Management
4 6 (18.75%) Presales
4 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (15.63%) Agile Project Management
5 5 (15.63%) Information Architecture
5 5 (15.63%) SDLC
6 4 (12.50%) Heuristic Evaluation
6 4 (12.50%) ITIL
6 4 (12.50%) Service Management
6 4 (12.50%) SOA
6 4 (12.50%) TOGAF
6 4 (12.50%) UX Design
7 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) Usability Testing
7 3 (9.38%) User Stories
7 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) PL/1
3 3 (9.38%) Java
4 2 (6.25%) C
4 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) COBIT
1 2 (6.25%) Data Quality
1 2 (6.25%) QA
1 2 (6.25%) SEPA
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Avaya
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco
2 3 (9.38%) Genesys
2 3 (9.38%) MicroStrategy
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Adobe
3 2 (6.25%) Teradata
4 1 (3.13%) Ab Initio
4 1 (3.13%) ATG
4 1 (3.13%) IBM
4 1 (3.13%) Informatica
4 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.13%) Talend
4 1 (3.13%) VMware
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