The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cognizant products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognizant over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Cognizant Technology Solutions.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognizant
Rank 793 793 732
Rank change year-on-year
0 -61
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 118 82 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.076% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.16% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 27
Average salary £67,975 £61,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.43% +28.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,700 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £93,000 £61,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £78,750 - £47,500
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
55254 52291 56826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.24% 48.16% 48.39%
Number of salaries quoted 44307 42711 47907
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cognizant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Cognizant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cognizant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cognizant within the UK.

Cognizant Salary Trend in the UK

Cognizant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognizant over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 within the UK.

Cognizant Salary Histogram in the UK

Cognizant
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognizant within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
England -7 112 £68,488 +12.27% 28
London -33 77 £67,975 +11.43% 7
South East +1 15 £77,500 - 15
East of England +1 8 £80,000 - 2
Berkshire - 6 £77,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 6 £80,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 5 - -
Milton Keynes - 5 - -
Slough - 5 £78,750 -
Cambridge - 4 £80,000 - 2
East Midlands - 4 - -
North West -1 3 - - 1
Surrey -4 3 - -
Cheshire -15 3 - - 1
Northamptonshire - 3 - -
West Midlands - 3 - -
South West - 2 - - 3
Bromley - 2 - -
Essex - 2 - -
Birmingham - 2 - -
West Sussex -2 1 - -
City of London - 1 £95,000 -
Thurrock - 1 - -
Bournemouth - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 - -
Gatwick - 1 - -
Windsor - 1 £77,500 -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Dorset - 1 - -

Cognizant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 110 (43.31%) Degree
2 77 (30.31%) Finance
3 66 (25.98%) Banking
4 60 (23.62%) Oracle
5 51 (20.08%) SAP
6 47 (18.50%) Retail
7 44 (17.32%) Java
8 43 (16.93%) Project Management
8 43 (16.93%) Business Development
9 42 (16.54%) Stakeholder Management
10 38 (14.96%) SOA
11 37 (14.57%) XML
12 36 (14.17%) IBM
13 35 (13.78%) SQL
14 31 (12.20%) Windows
15 30 (11.81%) Middleware
15 30 (11.81%) Computer Science
15 30 (11.81%) Business Process Improvement
16 27 (10.63%) UNIX
17 26 (10.24%) Web Services
17 26 (10.24%) Business Intelligence
17 26 (10.24%) B2B
18 24 (9.45%) Microsoft
18 24 (9.45%) Enterprise Software
19 23 (9.06%) CRM
19 23 (9.06%) .NET
19 23 (9.06%) TOGAF
19 23 (9.06%) Agile Software Development
20 22 (8.66%) MS Excel
20 22 (8.66%) Change Management

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 14 (5.51%) WebSphere
2 12 (4.72%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.76%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.36%) Apache
5 5 (1.97%) Adobe CQ
5 5 (1.97%) WebLogic
5 5 (1.97%) CMS
5 5 (1.97%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.57%) NetWeaver
6 4 (1.57%) SAS
6 4 (1.57%) Documentum
7 3 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.18%) IIS
7 3 (1.18%) Alfresco
8 2 (0.79%) Commerce Server
8 2 (0.79%) CICS
8 2 (0.79%) Liferay
9 1 (0.39%) Confluence
9 1 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 22 (8.66%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.72%) MS Office
3 7 (2.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.97%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.18%) MS Project
6 2 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.79%) SPSS
6 2 (0.79%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.39%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 8 (3.15%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (2.76%) SAP CRM
3 6 (2.36%) SAP IS-U
3 6 (2.36%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (1.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (1.97%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (1.57%) Tridion
5 4 (1.57%) SAP BPC
6 3 (1.18%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (1.18%) SAP PM
7 2 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.79%) SAP InfiniteInsight
7 2 (0.79%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.39%) SAP MRS
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.39%) Documaker
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.18%) SaaS
1 3 (1.18%) Force.com
2 2 (0.79%) GitHub
3 1 (0.39%) PaaS
3 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.39%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.39%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.39%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.57%) Internet
1 4 (1.57%) Firewall
2 3 (1.18%) DNS
2 3 (1.18%) Network Security
3 2 (0.79%) Intranet
3 2 (0.79%) SAN
3 2 (0.79%) SSL
3 2 (0.79%) ATM
4 1 (0.39%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.39%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (0.39%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.39%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.39%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.39%) FTP
4 1 (0.39%) HTTP
4 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.39%) VPN
4 1 (0.39%) LAN
4 1 (0.39%) LDAP
4 1 (0.39%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.09%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.30%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (4.72%) Oracle Database
4 11 (4.33%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (3.54%) SAP HANA
5 9 (3.54%) SAP BW
6 8 (3.15%) QlikView
6 8 (3.15%) DataStage
7 6 (2.36%) SAP BI
7 6 (2.36%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.97%) Big Data
8 5 (1.97%) DB2
9 3 (1.18%) OLTP
9 3 (1.18%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.18%) OLAP
9 3 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.79%) Data Mart
10 2 (0.79%) SQLPlus
10 2 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (2.36%) JIRA
1 6 (2.36%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.57%) Subversion
3 3 (1.18%) Cucumber
3 3 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (1.18%) Gradle
3 3 (1.18%) ERwin
3 3 (1.18%) PowerDesigner
4 2 (0.79%) Selenium
4 2 (0.79%) Toad
4 2 (0.79%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.79%) IntelliJ
4 2 (0.79%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.79%) SoapUI
4 2 (0.79%) Hudson
5 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.39%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.39%) Ant
5 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.39%) RequisitePro
General
1 77 (30.31%) Finance
2 66 (25.98%) Banking
3 47 (18.50%) Retail
4 15 (5.91%) Manufacturing
4 15 (5.91%) Marketing
5 14 (5.51%) Investment Banking
6 11 (4.33%) Front Office
7 10 (3.94%) Telecoms
8 8 (3.15%) Retail Banking
9 7 (2.76%) Publishing
10 6 (2.36%) Billing
10 6 (2.36%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (1.97%) Legal
12 4 (1.57%) German Language
12 4 (1.57%) Back Office
13 3 (1.18%) Advertising
13 3 (1.18%) French Language
14 2 (0.79%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.79%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.79%) Law
Job Titles
1 52 (20.47%) Architect
2 44 (17.32%) Consultant
3 32 (12.60%) Analyst
4 21 (8.27%) Developer
5 19 (7.48%) Business Analyst
6 14 (5.51%) Solutions Architect
7 13 (5.12%) SAP Consultant
8 11 (4.33%) Senior Manager
9 10 (3.94%) Solutions Designer
9 10 (3.94%) Designer
10 8 (3.15%) Test Manager
11 7 (2.76%) SAP Architect
12 6 (2.36%) Environment Manager
12 6 (2.36%) Enterprise Architect
12 6 (2.36%) Management Consultant
12 6 (2.36%) Senior Consultant
12 6 (2.36%) Oracle Architect
13 5 (1.97%) BizTalk Architect
13 5 (1.97%) Senior Architect
13 5 (1.97%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (14.57%) XML
2 30 (11.81%) Middleware
3 26 (10.24%) Web Services
4 23 (9.06%) .NET
5 19 (7.48%) XSLT
6 16 (6.30%) J2EE
7 15 (5.91%) XSD
8 13 (5.12%) .NET Framework
9 12 (4.72%) SOAP
10 10 (3.94%) JMS
11 8 (3.15%) HTML
12 7 (2.76%) XSL
12 7 (2.76%) WCF
12 7 (2.76%) Spring
13 6 (2.36%) Java EE
13 6 (2.36%) Servlets
13 6 (2.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 5 (1.97%) REST
15 4 (1.57%) Hibernate
15 4 (1.57%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.81%) Computer Science
2 24 (9.45%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (8.27%) Life Science
4 17 (6.69%) Management Information System
5 16 (6.30%) Mainframe
6 15 (5.91%) Social Media
7 10 (3.94%) PMI
8 8 (3.15%) Mathematics
9 7 (2.76%) Mobile App
9 7 (2.76%) Market Risk
10 5 (1.97%) Digital Media
10 5 (1.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (1.97%) Equities
11 4 (1.57%) Social Network
11 4 (1.57%) Taxonomies
11 4 (1.57%) GIS
11 4 (1.57%) Open Source
11 4 (1.57%) Credit Risk
12 3 (1.18%) FMCG
12 3 (1.18%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 31 (12.20%) Windows
2 27 (10.63%) UNIX
3 18 (7.09%) AIX
4 5 (1.97%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.97%) Linux
5 4 (1.57%) Solaris
5 4 (1.57%) Android
6 3 (1.18%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.79%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.79%) SUSE
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.39%) HPUX
8 1 (0.39%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (16.93%) Project Management
1 43 (16.93%) Business Development
2 42 (16.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 38 (14.96%) SOA
4 30 (11.81%) Business Process Improvement
5 26 (10.24%) Business Intelligence
5 26 (10.24%) B2B
6 23 (9.06%) CRM
6 23 (9.06%) TOGAF
6 23 (9.06%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (8.66%) Change Management
8 21 (8.27%) E-Commerce
8 21 (8.27%) Content Management
8 21 (8.27%) Analytics
9 20 (7.87%) Data Modelling
10 19 (7.48%) Service Delivery
10 19 (7.48%) Performance Tuning
11 18 (7.09%) ITIL
11 18 (7.09%) Use Case
11 18 (7.09%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 44 (17.32%) Java
2 35 (13.78%) SQL
3 14 (5.51%) C#
4 7 (2.76%) JavaScript
5 6 (2.36%) PL/SQL
5 6 (2.36%) ABAP
6 4 (1.57%) XPath
6 4 (1.57%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.57%) C++
6 4 (1.57%) Apex Code
7 3 (1.18%) C
8 2 (0.79%) Ruby
8 2 (0.79%) Groovy
8 2 (0.79%) JCL
8 2 (0.79%) VBA
8 2 (0.79%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.79%) COBOL
8 2 (0.79%) RPG
8 2 (0.79%) Perl
8 2 (0.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 110 (43.31%) Degree
2 11 (4.33%) PMI Certification
3 6 (2.36%) MBA
4 3 (1.18%) PMP
4 3 (1.18%) CITP
4 3 (1.18%) MBCS
5 2 (0.79%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.79%) CISA
5 2 (0.79%) CISSP
5 2 (0.79%) ISEB
5 2 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.39%) CRISC
6 1 (0.39%) IIBA
6 1 (0.39%) CBAP
6 1 (0.39%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.39%) CISM
6 1 (0.39%) ACCA
6 1 (0.39%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.72%) QA
2 7 (2.76%) Dublin Core
3 2 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.79%) SLA
3 2 (0.79%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.39%) Basel III
4 1 (0.39%) COSO
4 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.39%) FATCA
4 1 (0.39%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.39%) GAMP
4 1 (0.39%) GMP
4 1 (0.39%) GxP
4 1 (0.39%) GAAP
4 1 (0.39%) COBIT
4 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.18%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.79%) vSphere
3 2 (0.79%) XenServer
4 1 (0.39%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (0.39%) XenApp
4 1 (0.39%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.39%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.39%) RACF
4 1 (0.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.39%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (1.97%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.18%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.79%) CA LISA
4 1 (0.39%) CA SiteMinder
4 1 (0.39%) Control-M
4 1 (0.39%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.39%) Nessus
Vendors
1 60 (23.62%) Oracle
2 51 (20.08%) SAP
3 36 (14.17%) IBM
4 24 (9.45%) Microsoft
5 17 (6.69%) HP
6 16 (6.30%) webMethods
7 15 (5.91%) Software AG
8 13 (5.12%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (5.12%) Informatica
8 13 (5.12%) Teradata
9 12 (4.72%) Business Objects
10 8 (3.15%) Ab Initio
10 8 (3.15%) Adobe
11 6 (2.36%) VMware
12 5 (1.97%) Sybase
12 5 (1.97%) PeopleSoft
12 5 (1.97%) JDA
13 4 (1.57%) CA
13 4 (1.57%) Hyperion
13 4 (1.57%) TIBCO
South West
Cognizant
Posted: 4 hours ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cognizant
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
South West
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
North London
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
South West
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
East London
Cognizant
Posted: 9 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 10 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cognizant
Posted: 14 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 15 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 16 days ago