The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognizant products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognizant over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognizant
Rank 659 786 862
Rank change year-on-year
+127 +76
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 280 161 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.63% 0.32% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 55 17
Median salary £68,750 £60,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,900 £52,200 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £84,000 £97,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +9.09%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
44241 49988 55426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.88% 46.88% 46.55%
Number of salaries quoted 36053 40131 44871
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cognizant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Cognizant as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 May 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognizant within the UK over the 3 months to 24 May 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
England +145 261 £68,750 +14.58% 104
London +80 167 £78,750 +26.00% 40
South East +54 33 £49,500 -29.28% 33
East Midlands +23 21 - - 5
North West +35 20 - - 8
Cheshire +35 14 - - 4
West Midlands -5 13 - - 4
Scotland +3 12 - - 10
Knutsford +23 11 - - 4
Berkshire +18 11 - - 4
Nottingham +15 11 - - 3
Nottinghamshire +6 11 - - 3
Coventry - 11 - - 3
Northamptonshire +18 10 - - 1
Surrey - 9 - - 4
Oxfordshire - 8 - - 1
Staines - 8 - - 4
Glasgow -12 7 - - 7
Oxford - 7 - - 1
Manchester +5 5 - -
Edinburgh +4 5 - - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne +8 4 - -
North East +2 4 - -
Tyne and Wear -1 4 - -
West Sussex -9 3 £49,500 -
Crawley - 3 £49,500 -
East of England +26 2 - - 3
Hampshire +8 2 £77,500 - 1
Cambridge +4 2 - - 1
Slough +3 2 - - 1

Cognizant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 with a requirement for Cognizant.

1 204 (43.87%) Degree
2 180 (38.71%) Finance
3 163 (35.05%) Marketing
4 156 (33.55%) Agile Software Development
5 104 (22.37%) Analytical Skills
6 95 (20.43%) Oracle
7 93 (20.00%) Banking
8 92 (19.78%) Project Management
9 73 (15.70%) Business Development
10 72 (15.48%) Analytics
11 71 (15.27%) Microsoft
12 69 (14.84%) ITIL
13 68 (14.62%) IBM
14 65 (13.98%) SQL
15 64 (13.76%) Retail
16 60 (12.90%) SOA
17 57 (12.26%) CRM
18 54 (11.61%) Management Information System
18 54 (11.61%) Presales
19 50 (10.75%) Java
20 49 (10.54%) Information Management
21 48 (10.32%) QA
22 47 (10.11%) TOGAF
23 43 (9.25%) .NET
24 42 (9.03%) Migration
24 42 (9.03%) Stakeholder Management
24 42 (9.03%) Big Data
24 42 (9.03%) Mentoring
25 40 (8.60%) Scrum
26 39 (8.39%) Web Services

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills 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 20 (4.30%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.23%) WebSphere
3 12 (2.58%) Apache
3 12 (2.58%) CMS
3 12 (2.58%) Tomcat
4 11 (2.37%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (1.72%) IBM HTTP Server
6 7 (1.51%) Node.js
7 6 (1.29%) Documentum
7 6 (1.29%) Oracle Service Bus
8 5 (1.08%) IIS
8 5 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (1.08%) Skype for Business
9 4 (0.86%) Apache Pig
9 4 (0.86%) IBM Notes
9 4 (0.86%) Mule
9 4 (0.86%) Mule ESB
10 3 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.65%) SAS
10 3 (0.65%) WebLogic
Applications
1 30 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.30%) MS Office
3 15 (3.23%) MS Visio
4 13 (2.80%) MS Project
5 10 (2.15%) Adobe Illustrator
5 10 (2.15%) Photoshop
6 5 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (1.08%) OmniGraffle
7 4 (0.86%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.43%) ImageReady
8 2 (0.43%) InDesign
9 1 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (2.15%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.86%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (0.86%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 4 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.65%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (0.65%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (0.65%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 3 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (0.65%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 3 (0.65%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 3 (0.65%) Primavera
4 3 (0.65%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.65%) SAP CRM
4 3 (0.65%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.43%) Oracle FAH
5 2 (0.43%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.43%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (3.87%) Force.com
3 12 (2.58%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (2.37%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (1.72%) SaaS
6 5 (1.08%) GitHub
7 4 (0.86%) Office 365
8 3 (0.65%) IaaS
8 3 (0.65%) IBM Blueworks
8 3 (0.65%) SuccessFactors
8 3 (0.65%) Taleo
8 3 (0.65%) Veeva
9 2 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.43%) PaaS
9 2 (0.43%) SoftLayer
9 2 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.22%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.52%) HTTP
2 18 (3.87%) LDAP
3 15 (3.23%) Internet
4 14 (3.01%) DNS
5 12 (2.58%) Firewall
6 11 (2.37%) SSL
7 9 (1.94%) HTTPS
7 9 (1.94%) SAN
8 8 (1.72%) LAN
8 8 (1.72%) VPN
9 7 (1.51%) WAN
10 5 (1.08%) NAS
10 5 (1.08%) VoIP
11 4 (0.86%) Network Security
11 4 (0.86%) Wireless
12 3 (0.65%) ATM
12 3 (0.65%) DHCP
12 3 (0.65%) Ethernet
12 3 (0.65%) IPsec
12 3 (0.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (9.03%) Big Data
2 31 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 21 (4.52%) DB2
4 17 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (3.23%) Oracle Database
6 12 (2.58%) Relational Database
7 11 (2.37%) Hadoop
8 10 (2.15%) QlikView
9 7 (1.51%) NoSQL
9 7 (1.51%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.29%) MySQL
11 5 (1.08%) Apache Hive
11 5 (1.08%) DataStage
11 5 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (1.08%) Oracle ODI
12 4 (0.86%) Data Mining
12 4 (0.86%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 4 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (0.86%) Oracle Exadata
12 4 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 24 (5.16%) JIRA
2 22 (4.73%) Git (software)
3 19 (4.09%) Subversion
4 16 (3.44%) Maven
5 14 (3.01%) Jenkins
6 10 (2.15%) Ant
6 10 (2.15%) Eclipse
7 9 (1.94%) ClearCase
8 7 (1.51%) Gradle
8 7 (1.51%) Introscope
8 7 (1.51%) JUnit
8 7 (1.51%) Log4j
9 6 (1.29%) Apache Ivy
9 6 (1.29%) jMock
9 6 (1.29%) Mockito
9 6 (1.29%) Selenium
10 5 (1.08%) Axure RP
10 5 (1.08%) ERwin
10 5 (1.08%) Talend Open Studio
11 4 (0.86%) Dreamweaver
General
1 180 (38.71%) Finance
2 163 (35.05%) Marketing
3 93 (20.00%) Banking
4 64 (13.76%) Retail
5 30 (6.45%) Manufacturing
6 24 (5.16%) Financial Institution
7 19 (4.09%) Telecoms
8 18 (3.87%) Pharmaceutical
9 16 (3.44%) Electronics
10 11 (2.37%) Investment Banking
10 11 (2.37%) Publishing
11 8 (1.72%) Legal
12 6 (1.29%) Advertising
12 6 (1.29%) Automotive
13 5 (1.08%) Retail Banking
13 5 (1.08%) Wholesale Banking
14 4 (0.86%) Billing
14 4 (0.86%) Law
14 4 (0.86%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.65%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 93 (20.00%) Architect
2 59 (12.69%) Developer
3 54 (11.61%) Consultant
4 41 (8.82%) Solutions Architect
5 28 (6.02%) Analyst
6 23 (4.95%) Designer
7 20 (4.30%) Senior Manager
8 18 (3.87%) Business Analyst
8 18 (3.87%) Project Manager
9 17 (3.66%) Administrator
9 17 (3.66%) Senior Developer
10 12 (2.58%) Java Developer
10 12 (2.58%) Senior Designer
11 11 (2.37%) Cloud Architect
11 11 (2.37%) Test Manager
12 10 (2.15%) DBA
12 10 (2.15%) Senior Architect
13 9 (1.94%) Senior Consultant
13 9 (1.94%) Senior Project Manager
13 9 (1.94%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (9.25%) .NET
2 39 (8.39%) Web Services
3 37 (7.96%) Middleware
4 31 (6.67%) HTML
5 29 (6.24%) CSS
6 23 (4.95%) Java EE
7 22 (4.73%) JSON
7 22 (4.73%) XML
8 19 (4.09%) J2EE
9 17 (3.66%) AngularJS
9 17 (3.66%) REST
10 16 (3.44%) HTML5
11 15 (3.23%) jQuery
11 15 (3.23%) Spring
12 13 (2.80%) CSS3
12 13 (2.80%) Hibernate
12 13 (2.80%) SOAP
13 12 (2.58%) Ajax
14 11 (2.37%) JMS
14 11 (2.37%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 104 (22.37%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (11.61%) Management Information System
3 38 (8.17%) Computer Science
4 29 (6.24%) User Experience
5 27 (5.81%) Life Science
6 26 (5.59%) Data Centre
6 26 (5.59%) Mainframe
6 26 (5.59%) Social Media
7 20 (4.30%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (2.58%) Mobile App
8 12 (2.58%) Visualisation
9 8 (1.72%) PMI
9 8 (1.72%) VSAM
10 7 (1.51%) Graphic Design
10 7 (1.51%) Reinsurance
11 6 (1.29%) Animation
11 6 (1.29%) Data Integration
11 6 (1.29%) IBM Mainframe
11 6 (1.29%) Taxonomies
12 5 (1.08%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (8.39%) Windows
2 33 (7.10%) Unix
3 30 (6.45%) Linux
4 17 (3.66%) AIX
5 16 (3.44%) Apple iOS
6 14 (3.01%) Android
7 9 (1.94%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 7 (1.51%) Mac OS X
9 5 (1.08%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.65%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (0.65%) Solaris
10 3 (0.65%) SUSE
10 3 (0.65%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.43%) zOS
12 1 (0.22%) CentOS
12 1 (0.22%) HPUX
12 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (33.55%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (19.78%) Project Management
3 73 (15.70%) Business Development
4 72 (15.48%) Analytics
5 69 (14.84%) ITIL
6 60 (12.90%) SOA
7 57 (12.26%) CRM
8 54 (11.61%) Presales
9 49 (10.54%) Information Management
10 47 (10.11%) TOGAF
11 42 (9.03%) Mentoring
11 42 (9.03%) Migration
11 42 (9.03%) Stakeholder Management
12 40 (8.60%) Scrum
13 38 (8.17%) Change Management
13 38 (8.17%) Data Governance
13 38 (8.17%) SDLC
14 32 (6.88%) Waterfall
15 31 (6.67%) Open Source
16 30 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 65 (13.98%) SQL
2 50 (10.75%) Java
3 31 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 23 (4.95%) PL/1
5 19 (4.09%) C
5 19 (4.09%) Python
5 19 (4.09%) Shell Script
6 17 (3.66%) C++
7 14 (3.01%) Perl
8 11 (2.37%) Apex Code
9 10 (2.15%) C#
10 8 (1.72%) COBOL
10 8 (1.72%) JCL
11 7 (1.51%) Bash Shell
11 7 (1.51%) PL/SQL
11 7 (1.51%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.29%) Jython
13 4 (0.86%) Ruby
14 2 (0.43%) Korn
14 2 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 204 (43.87%) Degree
2 18 (3.87%) PMI Certification
3 14 (3.01%) MBA
4 12 (2.58%) PMP
5 6 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (0.86%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.65%) CITP
7 3 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.65%) MBCS
8 2 (0.43%) ACCA
8 2 (0.43%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.43%) CIMA
8 2 (0.43%) CISA
8 2 (0.43%) CISSP
8 2 (0.43%) CSQA
8 2 (0.43%) ICAEW
9 1 (0.22%) OCP
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (10.32%) QA
2 25 (5.38%) COBIT
3 15 (3.23%) SLA
4 11 (2.37%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.86%) MiFID
5 4 (0.86%) SEPA
6 2 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.43%) EMIR
6 2 (0.43%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.22%) COREP
7 1 (0.22%) FINREP
7 1 (0.22%) ISO20022
7 1 (0.22%) WCAG
System Software
1 17 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (2.80%) Active Directory
3 10 (2.15%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.29%) Firmware
5 4 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.65%) iptables
6 3 (0.65%) RACF
6 3 (0.65%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.65%) vSphere
7 2 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.43%) Xen
8 1 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.22%) Docker
8 1 (0.22%) FreeRADIUS
8 1 (0.22%) HDFS
8 1 (0.22%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 1 (0.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (1.94%) Puppet
2 7 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.08%) Data Guard
3 5 (1.08%) SCCM
4 4 (0.86%) AirWatch
4 4 (0.86%) Ansible
4 4 (0.86%) CloudHub
5 3 (0.65%) HAProxy
6 2 (0.43%) Ambari
6 2 (0.43%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.43%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (0.43%) EMC Navisphere
6 2 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.43%) OMEGAMON
6 2 (0.43%) Oozie
6 2 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.43%) SCOM
6 2 (0.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.43%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.22%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 95 (20.43%) Oracle
2 71 (15.27%) Microsoft
3 68 (14.62%) IBM
4 29 (6.24%) Salesforce.com
5 27 (5.81%) VMware
6 26 (5.59%) SAP
7 15 (3.23%) Ab Initio
7 15 (3.23%) ATG
8 14 (3.01%) Informatica
9 13 (2.80%) Teradata
10 12 (2.58%) Cisco
11 11 (2.37%) Citrix
11 11 (2.37%) PeopleSoft
12 10 (2.15%) Adobe
12 10 (2.15%) ServiceNow
13 9 (1.94%) Pega
14 7 (1.51%) EMC
14 7 (1.51%) HP
14 7 (1.51%) MicroStrategy
14 7 (1.51%) MuleSoft
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 12 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Cognizant
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 12 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 12 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
East Anglia
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
Cognizant
Posted: 6 days ago
North West
Cognizant
Posted: 6 days ago
North West
Cognizant
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 6 days ago
North West
Cognizant
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Cognizant
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cognizant
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 7 days ago
Scotland
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
East Midlands
Cognizant
Posted: 11 days ago