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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognizant over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognizant
Rank 758 814 807
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -7
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 157 118 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.10% 0.077%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.22% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 50 21 15
Average salary £75,000 £67,975 £61,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.33% +11.43%
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £77,500 -
% change year-on-year
-12.90% -

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
50563 54775 51764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 46.14% 46.77% 47.58%
Number of salaries quoted 40979 43942 42356
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 July 2015 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 30 July 2015. 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 +72 150 £75,000 +9.50% 47
London +79 123 £75,000 +20.74% 27
Scotland - 7 - -
East of England +5 6 £76,250 -4.68%
North West +2 6 £51,000 - 1
West Midlands +4 5 £37,500 -
Glasgow - 4 - -
Cambridge +13 3 £67,500 -15.62%
Cambridgeshire +12 3 £67,500 -15.62%
Cheshire +2 3 - - 1
East Midlands -1 3 - - 1
Birmingham -3 3 - -
South East -8 3 £40,172 -48.16% 17
South West -11 3 £51,425 - 1
Hertfordshire - 3 £90,000 -
Hertford - 3 £90,000 -
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Macclesfield - 2 - -
Manchester - 2 - -
Nottingham - 2 - - 1
Swindon - 2 £51,425 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - - 1
Wiltshire - 2 £51,425 -
Berkshire +5 1 £40,172 -48.16%
West Sussex -2 1 - - 1
Northamptonshire -2 1 - -
Bristol -11 1 - -
Livingston - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 £40,172 -
Crawley - 1 - - 1

Cognizant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

1 111 (35.81%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (33.23%) Degree
3 90 (29.03%) Banking
4 88 (28.39%) Finance
5 70 (22.58%) Retail
6 68 (21.94%) IBM
7 60 (19.35%) Project Management
8 58 (18.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 58 (18.71%) Scrum
9 56 (18.06%) SQL
10 55 (17.74%) Oracle
10 55 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
11 52 (16.77%) Business Development
12 51 (16.45%) Marketing
12 51 (16.45%) Waterfall
13 43 (13.87%) SDLC
14 37 (11.94%) Portfolio Management
15 35 (11.29%) Java
16 34 (10.97%) Analytics
17 33 (10.65%) Manufacturing
18 32 (10.32%) MBA
19 31 (10.00%) Microsoft
20 29 (9.35%) Mentoring
21 27 (8.71%) Coaching
21 27 (8.71%) Change Management
22 25 (8.06%) Management Information System
22 25 (8.06%) Social Media
23 24 (7.74%) Programme Management
23 24 (7.74%) HP
23 24 (7.74%) Data Modelling

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 19 (6.13%) SAS
2 12 (3.87%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.29%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (1.29%) JBoss
4 3 (0.97%) WebLogic
4 3 (0.97%) CMS
4 3 (0.97%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 2 (0.65%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.65%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (0.65%) FileNet
5 2 (0.65%) CICS
5 2 (0.65%) Commerce Server
5 2 (0.65%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.65%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.65%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.65%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.65%) Documentum
6 1 (0.32%) Apache
6 1 (0.32%) IIS
6 1 (0.32%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 16 (5.16%) SPSS
2 13 (4.19%) MS Excel
3 12 (3.87%) MS Office
4 8 (2.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (2.26%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.97%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (4.84%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.61%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (1.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 4 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.29%) BASE24
4 3 (0.97%) SAP MDM
4 3 (0.97%) HFM
4 3 (0.97%) Primavera
4 3 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.97%) Unica
5 2 (0.65%) Radian6
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.65%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 2 (0.65%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 1 (0.32%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.32%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.32%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.48%) Force.com
2 6 (1.94%) IBM Blueworks
3 2 (0.65%) IaaS
3 2 (0.65%) PaaS
3 2 (0.65%) Taleo
4 1 (0.32%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.32%) Office 365
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.32%) SaaS
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.32%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.19%) Internet
2 11 (3.55%) ATM
3 7 (2.26%) HTTP
3 7 (2.26%) HTTPS
4 6 (1.94%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.94%) Firewall
5 4 (1.29%) DNS
5 4 (1.29%) CTI
5 4 (1.29%) DHCP
6 3 (0.97%) WAN
6 3 (0.97%) LAN
6 3 (0.97%) VPN
7 2 (0.65%) SNMP
7 2 (0.65%) SSL
7 2 (0.65%) SAN
7 2 (0.65%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.65%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (0.65%) IPsec
7 2 (0.65%) FCoE
7 2 (0.65%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.81%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.16%) Oracle Database
3 9 (2.90%) Relational Database
4 8 (2.58%) DB2
4 8 (2.58%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (2.58%) RDBMS
5 7 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (2.26%) Big Data
5 7 (2.26%) Oracle ODI
6 5 (1.61%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.61%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.97%) SAP Data Services
7 3 (0.97%) Hyperion Smart View
7 3 (0.97%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.65%) MySQL
8 2 (0.65%) Data Mart
8 2 (0.65%) BODI
8 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.65%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 7 (2.26%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.94%) Subversion
3 5 (1.61%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.61%) Eclipse
4 4 (1.29%) LoadRunner
4 4 (1.29%) Cucumber
5 3 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (0.97%) ClearCase
6 2 (0.65%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.65%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.65%) JBehave
6 2 (0.65%) JIRA
6 2 (0.65%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.65%) Selenium
6 2 (0.65%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.32%) Rational Performance Tester
7 1 (0.32%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.32%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.32%) Ant
General
1 90 (29.03%) Banking
2 88 (28.39%) Finance
3 70 (22.58%) Retail
4 51 (16.45%) Marketing
5 33 (10.65%) Manufacturing
6 19 (6.13%) Retail Banking
7 16 (5.16%) Investment Banking
8 8 (2.58%) Publishing
9 7 (2.26%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.94%) Automotive
11 5 (1.61%) Corporate Banking
12 4 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (1.29%) Financial Institution
12 4 (1.29%) Advertising
13 3 (0.97%) Front Office
13 3 (0.97%) Legal
14 2 (0.65%) Wholesale Banking
15 1 (0.32%) Private Banking
15 1 (0.32%) German Language
15 1 (0.32%) Law
Job Titles
1 48 (15.48%) Analyst
2 45 (14.52%) Consultant
3 38 (12.26%) Architect
4 30 (9.68%) Developer
5 26 (8.39%) Business Analyst
6 24 (7.74%) Senior Manager
7 20 (6.45%) Project Manager
8 19 (6.13%) Management Consultant
9 16 (5.16%) Project Management Consultant
9 16 (5.16%) Project Consultant
10 14 (4.52%) Test Analyst
11 12 (3.87%) Senior Consultant
12 11 (3.55%) Solutions Architect
12 11 (3.55%) Senior Management Consultant
13 9 (2.90%) PMO Consultant
14 8 (2.58%) Digital Marketing Manager
14 8 (2.58%) Marketing Manager
15 6 (1.94%) Data Analyst
15 6 (1.94%) Technical Specialist
15 6 (1.94%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.81%) Middleware
2 16 (5.16%) XML
3 12 (3.87%) J2EE
4 11 (3.55%) Oracle Fusion
5 10 (3.23%) Visualforce
6 9 (2.90%) HTML
7 7 (2.26%) .NET
7 7 (2.26%) Web Services
8 5 (1.61%) Hibernate
8 5 (1.61%) Spring
9 4 (1.29%) JRules
10 3 (0.97%) .NET Framework
10 3 (0.97%) WCF
10 3 (0.97%) CSS
11 2 (0.65%) ASP.NET
11 2 (0.65%) Struts
11 2 (0.65%) JSP
11 2 (0.65%) JMS
11 2 (0.65%) JSF
11 2 (0.65%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 55 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (8.06%) Social Media
2 25 (8.06%) Management Information System
3 20 (6.45%) Computer Science
4 19 (6.13%) Life Science
5 17 (5.48%) Visualisation
5 17 (5.48%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (5.16%) Digital Media
7 15 (4.84%) Statistics
8 9 (2.90%) IVR
9 8 (2.58%) Mainframe
10 7 (2.26%) Mobile App
10 7 (2.26%) Online Banking
11 6 (1.94%) User Experience
12 5 (1.61%) Tandem
12 5 (1.61%) Cryptography
12 5 (1.61%) FMCG
13 4 (1.29%) Smart Meter
13 4 (1.29%) EMV
14 3 (0.97%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 21 (6.77%) Linux
2 20 (6.45%) UNIX
2 20 (6.45%) Windows
3 5 (1.61%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.29%) Windows XP
5 3 (0.97%) AIX
6 2 (0.65%) Solaris
6 2 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.32%) HPUX
7 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.32%) MVS
7 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (35.81%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (19.35%) Project Management
3 58 (18.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 58 (18.71%) Scrum
4 52 (16.77%) Business Development
5 51 (16.45%) Waterfall
6 43 (13.87%) SDLC
7 37 (11.94%) Portfolio Management
8 34 (10.97%) Analytics
9 29 (9.35%) Mentoring
10 27 (8.71%) Coaching
10 27 (8.71%) Change Management
11 24 (7.74%) Data Modelling
11 24 (7.74%) Programme Management
12 23 (7.42%) Business Analysis
12 23 (7.42%) ITIL
12 23 (7.42%) Web Application Development
13 20 (6.45%) PRINCE2
13 20 (6.45%) CRM
14 19 (6.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 56 (18.06%) SQL
2 35 (11.29%) Java
3 18 (5.81%) R
4 17 (5.48%) VBA
5 13 (4.19%) C++
6 10 (3.23%) Python
6 10 (3.23%) Apex Code
7 9 (2.90%) C#
8 6 (1.94%) COBOL
8 6 (1.94%) JCL
9 5 (1.61%) C
9 5 (1.61%) JavaScript
9 5 (1.61%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.61%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.29%) Ruby
10 4 (1.29%) PL/1
10 4 (1.29%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.97%) Perl
11 3 (0.97%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.97%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 103 (33.23%) Degree
2 32 (10.32%) MBA
3 9 (2.90%) PMI Certification
4 8 (2.58%) PMP
5 2 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.65%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.65%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.65%) IIBA
5 2 (0.65%) CBAP
6 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 1 (0.32%) MCITP
6 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.32%) MCSE
6 1 (0.32%) MCSA
6 1 (0.32%) PhD
6 1 (0.32%) ISEB
6 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.23%) QA
2 5 (1.61%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.61%) FATCA
3 4 (1.29%) ISO 8583
4 2 (0.65%) GAMP
4 2 (0.65%) GMP
4 2 (0.65%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.32%) AIFMD
5 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.32%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.29%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.97%) RACF
4 2 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.32%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.32%) vSphere
5 1 (0.32%) Varnish
5 1 (0.32%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.32%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.29%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (0.97%) Control-M
3 3 (0.97%) Puppet
4 2 (0.65%) WMI
4 2 (0.65%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.65%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.32%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.32%) Ansible
5 1 (0.32%) Casper Suite
5 1 (0.32%) Rundeck
5 1 (0.32%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.32%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 68 (21.94%) IBM
2 55 (17.74%) Oracle
3 31 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 24 (7.74%) HP
5 21 (6.77%) Salesforce.com
6 17 (5.48%) SAP
7 16 (5.16%) Tableau
8 13 (4.19%) BT
8 13 (4.19%) Reuters
9 11 (3.55%) PeopleSoft
9 11 (3.55%) Cisco
10 10 (3.23%) VMware
11 9 (2.90%) Pega
12 8 (2.58%) Informatica
13 5 (1.61%) Siebel
13 5 (1.61%) Trillium
13 5 (1.61%) OpenText
13 5 (1.61%) TSYS
14 4 (1.29%) VocaLink
14 4 (1.29%) Teradata
London
Cognizant
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago