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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognizant over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognizant
Rank 229 257 -
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 27 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.42% 0.075% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.97% 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Median salary £60,000 £51,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £67,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -15.62%
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
2770 2932 3294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.37% 43.83% 44.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2171 2322 2637
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cognizant
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Cognizant as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognizant within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +15 16 £60,000 -
Cheshire +37 11 - - 1
Cognizant
England

Cognizant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 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 North West region with a requirement for Cognizant.

1 31 (70.45%) Finance
2 30 (68.18%) Banking
3 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (43.18%) Degree
5 17 (38.64%) Oracle
5 17 (38.64%) IBM
6 15 (34.09%) Scrum
7 13 (29.55%) Mainframe
7 13 (29.55%) SQL
8 11 (25.00%) UML
8 11 (25.00%) SOA
8 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 11 (25.00%) Programme Management
9 10 (22.73%) Service Management
9 10 (22.73%) VSAM
9 10 (22.73%) Business Analysis
9 10 (22.73%) HP
9 10 (22.73%) ISEB
9 10 (22.73%) CICS
9 10 (22.73%) JCL
9 10 (22.73%) COBOL
9 10 (22.73%) DB2
9 10 (22.73%) Translating Business Requirements
10 9 (20.45%) ITIL
10 9 (20.45%) Project Management
10 9 (20.45%) Workflow
10 9 (20.45%) JIRA
10 9 (20.45%) TDD
11 8 (18.18%) Data Management
11 8 (18.18%) Wireframes

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (22.73%) CICS
2 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Visio
2 4 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (9.09%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) Firewall
1 4 (9.09%) FTP
1 4 (9.09%) HTTP
1 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.27%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.73%) DB2
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
3 6 (13.64%) Data Mining
3 6 (13.64%) DataStage
4 4 (9.09%) MS Access
5 2 (4.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) JIRA
2 7 (15.91%) Jenkins
3 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
4 4 (9.09%) Bitbucket
4 4 (9.09%) Fiddler
4 4 (9.09%) Firebug
4 4 (9.09%) JMeter
4 4 (9.09%) LoadRunner
4 4 (9.09%) The Grinder
4 4 (9.09%) Toad
5 2 (4.55%) Android Studio
5 2 (4.55%) Xcode
6 1 (2.27%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (2.27%) Gradle
6 1 (2.27%) jMock
6 1 (2.27%) Log4j
6 1 (2.27%) Maven
6 1 (2.27%) Mockito
6 1 (2.27%) Selenium
6 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 31 (70.45%) Finance
2 30 (68.18%) Banking
3 5 (11.36%) Corporate Banking
4 4 (9.09%) Publishing
5 3 (6.82%) Marketing
6 1 (2.27%) Billing
6 1 (2.27%) Retail
6 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Analyst
2 10 (22.73%) Business Analyst
2 10 (22.73%) Senior Analyst
2 10 (22.73%) Senior Business Analyst
3 6 (13.64%) Architect
3 6 (13.64%) Data Manager
3 6 (13.64%) Developer
3 6 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (13.64%) Test Manager
4 5 (11.36%) Senior Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Test Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Designer
5 4 (9.09%) Performance Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Performance Test Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Designer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior UX Designer
6 3 (6.82%) UX Designer
7 2 (4.55%) iOS Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Android Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) .NET
1 6 (13.64%) Java EE
2 5 (11.36%) SOAP
2 5 (11.36%) XML
3 2 (4.55%) Android NDK
4 1 (2.27%) Apache Axis
4 1 (2.27%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.27%) J2EE
4 1 (2.27%) JSON
4 1 (2.27%) REST
4 1 (2.27%) Servlets
4 1 (2.27%) Spring
4 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Mainframe
2 10 (22.73%) VSAM
3 6 (13.64%) Social Media
4 5 (11.36%) Data Structures
4 5 (11.36%) Mobile App
4 5 (11.36%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (9.09%) User Experience
6 3 (6.82%) Graphic Design
6 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
7 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (2.27%) Online Banking
8 1 (2.27%) PMI
8 1 (2.27%) Reference Data
8 1 (2.27%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Apple iOS
1 7 (15.91%) Unix
2 6 (13.64%) Windows
3 5 (11.36%) Android
4 3 (6.82%) AIX
5 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.09%) Scrum
3 11 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 11 (25.00%) SOA
3 11 (25.00%) UML
4 10 (22.73%) Business Analysis
4 10 (22.73%) Service Management
4 10 (22.73%) Translating Business Requirements
5 9 (20.45%) ITIL
5 9 (20.45%) Project Management
5 9 (20.45%) TDD
5 9 (20.45%) Workflow
6 8 (18.18%) Data Management
6 8 (18.18%) Wireframes
7 7 (15.91%) CRM
7 7 (15.91%) ETL
8 6 (13.64%) Content Management
8 6 (13.64%) Data Modelling
8 6 (13.64%) TOGAF
8 6 (13.64%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 13 (29.55%) SQL
2 10 (22.73%) COBOL
2 10 (22.73%) JCL
3 3 (6.82%) Java
4 2 (4.55%) Apple Swift
4 2 (4.55%) C
4 2 (4.55%) C++
4 2 (4.55%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 19 (43.18%) Degree
2 10 (22.73%) ISEB
3 5 (11.36%) IIBA
4 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) COBIT
2 5 (11.36%) QA
3 2 (4.55%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (2.27%) Control-M
2 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) IBM
1 17 (38.64%) Oracle
2 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (22.73%) HP
4 6 (13.64%) Informatica
5 2 (4.55%) Ab Initio
6 1 (2.27%) ATG
6 1 (2.27%) GoldenSource
6 1 (2.27%) Progress
6 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.27%) VMware
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