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 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognizant
Rank 250 236 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 10 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.097% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.23% -
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
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
2834 2594 3333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 45.39% 42.13% 44.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2302 2073 2821
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £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 3 December 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 -8 8 £31,500 -
Cheshire +9 2 - - 1
Cognizant
England

Cognizant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 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 North West region with a requirement for Cognizant.

1 24 (63.16%) Banking
2 23 (60.53%) Finance
3 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (50.00%) IBM
5 17 (44.74%) Scrum
5 17 (44.74%) Degree
6 14 (36.84%) Business Analysis
6 14 (36.84%) ISEB
6 14 (36.84%) Oracle
6 14 (36.84%) Translating Business Requirements
7 13 (34.21%) UML
7 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
7 13 (34.21%) SOA
8 12 (31.58%) Mainframe
9 11 (28.95%) SQL
9 11 (28.95%) Programme Management
9 11 (28.95%) JIRA
9 11 (28.95%) Wireframes
10 10 (26.32%) VSAM
10 10 (26.32%) COBOL
10 10 (26.32%) DB2
10 10 (26.32%) MS Visio
10 10 (26.32%) HP
10 10 (26.32%) CICS
10 10 (26.32%) JCL
11 9 (23.68%) Service Management
11 9 (23.68%) XML
11 9 (23.68%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (23.68%) Video Conferencing

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 (26.32%) CICS
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (26.32%) MS Visio
2 4 (10.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (10.53%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Firewall
1 4 (10.53%) FTP
1 4 (10.53%) HTTP
1 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) DB2
2 6 (15.79%) Data Mining
2 6 (15.79%) DataStage
2 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.53%) MS Access
4 2 (5.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (28.95%) JIRA
2 4 (10.53%) Fiddler
2 4 (10.53%) Firebug
2 4 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.53%) JMeter
2 4 (10.53%) LoadRunner
2 4 (10.53%) The Grinder
2 4 (10.53%) Toad
3 2 (5.26%) Bitbucket
3 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.63%) Android Studio
4 1 (2.63%) Xcode
General
1 24 (63.16%) Banking
2 23 (60.53%) Finance
3 5 (13.16%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (5.26%) Marketing
4 2 (5.26%) Publishing
5 1 (2.63%) Retail
5 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Analyst
2 14 (36.84%) Business Analyst
3 10 (26.32%) Senior Analyst
3 10 (26.32%) Senior Business Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Data Manager
4 6 (15.79%) Test Manager
5 5 (13.16%) Test Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Architect
6 4 (10.53%) Performance Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Performance Test Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Designer
7 3 (7.89%) Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Designer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior UX Designer
8 2 (5.26%) UX Designer
9 1 (2.63%) Android Developer
9 1 (2.63%) iOS Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) XML
2 5 (13.16%) .NET
3 4 (10.53%) Java EE
3 4 (10.53%) SOAP
4 1 (2.63%) Android NDK
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Mainframe
2 10 (26.32%) VSAM
3 9 (23.68%) Mobile App
3 9 (23.68%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (13.16%) Data Structures
5 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.26%) Graphic Design
5 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.26%) Social Media
5 2 (5.26%) User Experience
6 1 (2.63%) Online Banking
6 1 (2.63%) PMI
6 1 (2.63%) Reference Data
6 1 (2.63%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Unix
2 4 (10.53%) Apple iOS
2 4 (10.53%) Windows
3 3 (7.89%) Android
4 2 (5.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (44.74%) Scrum
3 14 (36.84%) Business Analysis
3 14 (36.84%) Translating Business Requirements
4 13 (34.21%) SOA
4 13 (34.21%) UML
5 11 (28.95%) Programme Management
5 11 (28.95%) Wireframes
6 9 (23.68%) Enterprise Architecture
6 9 (23.68%) Mobile Application Development
6 9 (23.68%) Service Management
6 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (21.05%) Data Management
7 8 (21.05%) Workflow
8 7 (18.42%) ETL
8 7 (18.42%) TDD
9 6 (15.79%) Data Analysis
9 6 (15.79%) Data Modelling
9 6 (15.79%) ITIL
9 6 (15.79%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) SQL
2 10 (26.32%) COBOL
2 10 (26.32%) JCL
3 2 (5.26%) C
3 2 (5.26%) C++
3 2 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (2.63%) Apple Swift
4 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 17 (44.74%) Degree
2 14 (36.84%) ISEB
3 5 (13.16%) IIBA
4 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) COBIT
1 4 (10.53%) QA
2 2 (5.26%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (2.63%) Control-M
2 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) IBM
2 14 (36.84%) Oracle
3 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
4 10 (26.32%) HP
5 6 (15.79%) Informatica
6 1 (2.63%) Ab Initio
6 1 (2.63%) GoldenSource
6 1 (2.63%) Progress
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