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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognizant
Rank 222 - 243
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 9 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% - 0.075%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 - £90,000
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
2294 3079 3003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.19% 43.82% 45.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1904 2616 2472
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £38,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 11 February 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 - 6 - - 1
Manchester - 2 - -
Cognizant
England

Cognizant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) Banking
4 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (33.33%) CRM
5 5 (33.33%) Marketing
5 5 (33.33%) People Management
5 5 (33.33%) Presales
6 4 (26.67%) Business Development
6 4 (26.67%) PL/1
7 3 (20.00%) Project Management
7 3 (20.00%) Retail
7 3 (20.00%) Data Management
7 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (20.00%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (20.00%) SOA
7 3 (20.00%) MS Office
7 3 (20.00%) Degree
7 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
7 3 (20.00%) Social Media
7 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
7 3 (20.00%) User Experience
7 3 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
8 2 (13.33%) SEPA
8 2 (13.33%) SDLC
8 2 (13.33%) Market Making
8 2 (13.33%) Master Data Management
8 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
8 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) CTI
1 2 (13.33%) H.323
1 2 (13.33%) LAN
1 2 (13.33%) VoIP
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) ClearCase
1 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) HP UFT
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) SpecFlow
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
1 1 (6.67%) TestComplete
1 1 (6.67%) WinRunner
General
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Banking
3 5 (33.33%) Marketing
4 3 (20.00%) Retail
5 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
5 2 (13.33%) Wholesale Banking
6 1 (6.67%) Electronics
6 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) CRM Architect
4 2 (13.33%) CRM Solutions Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Mortgage Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Designer
5 1 (6.67%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Financial Services Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Programme Test Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Service Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Test Programme Manager
5 1 (6.67%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Middleware
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) EJS
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) J2EE
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScriptMVC
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) JSON
2 1 (6.67%) LESS
2 1 (6.67%) REST
2 1 (6.67%) StealJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (20.00%) Social Media
1 3 (20.00%) User Experience
2 2 (13.33%) IVR
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) AIX
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (33.33%) CRM
3 5 (33.33%) People Management
3 5 (33.33%) Presales
4 4 (26.67%) Business Development
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) Data Management
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) SOA
5 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
6 2 (13.33%) BPR
6 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Fund Management
6 2 (13.33%) Market Making
6 2 (13.33%) Master Data Management
6 2 (13.33%) Migration
6 2 (13.33%) SDLC
6 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
7 1 (6.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) PL/1
2 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SEPA
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (20.00%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (13.33%) Avaya
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) Genesys
2 2 (13.33%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Informatica
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) SAP
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