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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognizant
Rank 748 796 782
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -14
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 145 111 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.097% 0.086%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.21% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 31 27 16
Average salary £75,000 £67,975 £58,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.33% +17.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,786 £43,700
10% offered a salary of more than £91,000 £87,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £80,000 -
% change year-on-year
-15.62% -

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
49938 53691 50337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.60% 46.79% 47.38%
Number of salaries quoted 40830 42546 41180
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +37 138 £75,000 +10.33% 26
London +46 109 £80,000 +17.69% 14
South East +11 9 £40,172 -48.16% 6
Hampshire - 7 - -
North West +7 6 £51,000 - 2
East Midlands -1 5 - - 1
West Midlands -2 4 £37,500 - 1
Nottingham -3 4 - - 1
East of England -4 4 £77,500 -3.12% 1
Nottinghamshire -9 4 - - 1
Scotland - 4 - - 1
Cambridge +13 3 £67,500 -15.62%
Cambridgeshire +10 3 £67,500 -15.62%
Cheshire +6 3 - -
Birmingham - 3 - -
Glasgow - 2 - -
Macclesfield - 2 - -
Berkshire +9 1 £40,172 -48.16%
Northamptonshire +4 1 - -
West Sussex -4 1 - -
North East -6 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 £37,500 -
Cardiff - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Cumbria - 1 £51,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -

Cognizant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 120 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (29.84%) Banking
3 87 (28.52%) Finance
4 85 (27.87%) Degree
5 70 (22.95%) Retail
6 66 (21.64%) Project Management
7 63 (20.66%) IBM
8 58 (19.02%) Stakeholder Management
9 54 (17.70%) Scrum
9 54 (17.70%) Marketing
10 53 (17.38%) Oracle
11 51 (16.72%) Waterfall
12 49 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
13 48 (15.74%) Business Development
14 45 (14.75%) SQL
15 40 (13.11%) SDLC
16 38 (12.46%) Portfolio Management
17 37 (12.13%) Manufacturing
18 33 (10.82%) MBA
18 33 (10.82%) Java
19 32 (10.49%) Analytics
20 29 (9.51%) Mentoring
21 28 (9.18%) Middleware
22 27 (8.85%) Management Information System
22 27 (8.85%) Microsoft
23 25 (8.20%) Social Media
24 24 (7.87%) Change Management
25 23 (7.54%) ITIL
25 23 (7.54%) PRINCE2
25 23 (7.54%) Business Analysis

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (6.23%) SAS
2 12 (3.93%) WebSphere
3 5 (1.64%) CMS
3 5 (1.64%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.31%) JBoss
4 4 (1.31%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (1.31%) Node.js
5 3 (0.98%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 3 (0.98%) CICS
5 3 (0.98%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.66%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.66%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.66%) Documentum
6 2 (0.66%) Commerce Server
6 2 (0.66%) FileNet
6 2 (0.66%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.66%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (0.33%) nginx
7 1 (0.33%) Sonic ESB
7 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (5.25%) SPSS
2 12 (3.93%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.62%) MS Office
4 6 (1.97%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.98%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (6.56%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (2.62%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (1.97%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 5 (1.64%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (1.31%) HFM
5 4 (1.31%) SAP MDM
5 4 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.98%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.98%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 3 (0.98%) Unica
6 3 (0.98%) Primavera
7 2 (0.66%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.66%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (0.66%) Radian6
7 2 (0.66%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 2 (0.66%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.66%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.66%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.33%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.33%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.57%) Force.com
2 6 (1.97%) IBM Blueworks
3 2 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.66%) PaaS
3 2 (0.66%) IaaS
4 1 (0.33%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.33%) Office 365
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.33%) SoftLayer
4 1 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.33%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.95%) Internet
2 8 (2.62%) HTTP
3 7 (2.30%) HTTPS
4 6 (1.97%) Firewall
5 5 (1.64%) ATM
6 4 (1.31%) VPN
6 4 (1.31%) CTI
7 3 (0.98%) DNS
7 3 (0.98%) LAN
7 3 (0.98%) WAN
7 3 (0.98%) DHCP
8 2 (0.66%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.66%) SSL
8 2 (0.66%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.66%) IPsec
8 2 (0.66%) Cisco IPT
8 2 (0.66%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.66%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.33%) Network Security
9 1 (0.33%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.59%) Oracle Database
2 11 (3.61%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.95%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (2.95%) Oracle ODI
4 8 (2.62%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.30%) RDBMS
6 6 (1.97%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (1.64%) DB2
7 5 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.64%) Big Data
8 4 (1.31%) Data Mining
8 4 (1.31%) SAP Data Services
9 3 (0.98%) Hyperion Smart View
9 3 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.98%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.98%) Essbase
10 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.66%) Data Mart
10 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 12 (3.93%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.97%) Mercurial
2 6 (1.97%) Subversion
3 5 (1.64%) Eclipse
3 5 (1.64%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (1.64%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.31%) JIRA
5 3 (0.98%) Cucumber
5 3 (0.98%) ClearCase
5 3 (0.98%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.66%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.66%) Maven
6 2 (0.66%) Selenium
6 2 (0.66%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.33%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.33%) Hudson
7 1 (0.33%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.33%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.33%) JBehave
General
1 91 (29.84%) Banking
2 87 (28.52%) Finance
3 70 (22.95%) Retail
4 54 (17.70%) Marketing
5 37 (12.13%) Manufacturing
6 20 (6.56%) Investment Banking
7 19 (6.23%) Retail Banking
8 7 (2.30%) Publishing
9 6 (1.97%) Automotive
9 6 (1.97%) Corporate Banking
10 5 (1.64%) Financial Institution
11 4 (1.31%) Front Office
11 4 (1.31%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (1.31%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.66%) Advertising
12 2 (0.66%) Private Banking
12 2 (0.66%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.66%) Wholesale Banking
13 1 (0.33%) Games
13 1 (0.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 47 (15.41%) Consultant
2 39 (12.79%) Analyst
3 38 (12.46%) Architect
4 33 (10.82%) Developer
5 23 (7.54%) Business Analyst
6 22 (7.21%) Management Consultant
7 21 (6.89%) Senior Manager
8 18 (5.90%) Project Management Consultant
8 18 (5.90%) Project Consultant
9 17 (5.57%) Senior Consultant
10 15 (4.92%) Project Manager
11 14 (4.59%) Test Analyst
11 14 (4.59%) Senior Management Consultant
12 10 (3.28%) Solutions Architect
12 10 (3.28%) PMO Consultant
13 8 (2.62%) Digital Marketing Manager
13 8 (2.62%) DevOps Engineer
13 8 (2.62%) Marketing Manager
14 6 (1.97%) Senior Developer
14 6 (1.97%) Salesforce.com Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (9.18%) Middleware
2 19 (6.23%) XML
3 17 (5.57%) Oracle Fusion
4 11 (3.61%) Web Services
5 10 (3.28%) Visualforce
6 8 (2.62%) J2EE
6 8 (2.62%) HTML
7 7 (2.30%) .NET
8 6 (1.97%) Spring
9 5 (1.64%) Hibernate
9 5 (1.64%) HTML5
10 4 (1.31%) JRules
10 4 (1.31%) jQuery
10 4 (1.31%) .NET Framework
11 3 (0.98%) WCF
11 3 (0.98%) CSS
11 3 (0.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (0.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (0.66%) ASP.NET
12 2 (0.66%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 49 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (8.85%) Management Information System
3 25 (8.20%) Social Media
4 22 (7.21%) Life Science
5 17 (5.57%) Visualisation
5 17 (5.57%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (5.25%) Digital Media
7 14 (4.59%) Computer Science
7 14 (4.59%) Statistics
8 7 (2.30%) IVR
9 6 (1.97%) Replication
9 6 (1.97%) Mainframe
10 5 (1.64%) Online Banking
10 5 (1.64%) Smart Meter
11 4 (1.31%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.98%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.98%) FMCG
12 3 (0.98%) CMDB
12 3 (0.98%) SCADA
12 3 (0.98%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 20 (6.56%) Linux
1 20 (6.56%) UNIX
2 16 (5.25%) Windows
3 6 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (0.98%) Solaris
5 2 (0.66%) AIX
6 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.33%) zOS
6 1 (0.33%) MVS
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (21.64%) Project Management
3 58 (19.02%) Stakeholder Management
4 54 (17.70%) Scrum
5 51 (16.72%) Waterfall
6 48 (15.74%) Business Development
7 40 (13.11%) SDLC
8 38 (12.46%) Portfolio Management
9 32 (10.49%) Analytics
10 29 (9.51%) Mentoring
11 24 (7.87%) Change Management
12 23 (7.54%) ITIL
12 23 (7.54%) PRINCE2
12 23 (7.54%) Programme Management
12 23 (7.54%) Business Analysis
12 23 (7.54%) Web Application Development
13 22 (7.21%) Coaching
14 21 (6.89%) Logistics
14 21 (6.89%) Validation
15 20 (6.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 45 (14.75%) SQL
2 33 (10.82%) Java
3 18 (5.90%) R
4 17 (5.57%) VBA
5 14 (4.59%) Python
6 10 (3.28%) C++
6 10 (3.28%) Apex Code
7 7 (2.30%) Bash Shell
8 6 (1.97%) PL/SQL
8 6 (1.97%) C
8 6 (1.97%) JavaScript
8 6 (1.97%) Shell Script
9 5 (1.64%) Perl
9 5 (1.64%) C-shell
10 4 (1.31%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.31%) C#
11 3 (0.98%) COBOL
11 3 (0.98%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.98%) JCL
11 3 (0.98%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 85 (27.87%) Degree
2 33 (10.82%) MBA
3 7 (2.30%) PMI Certification
4 6 (1.97%) PMP
5 2 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.66%) IIBA
5 2 (0.66%) CBAP
6 1 (0.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 1 (0.33%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.33%) MCSE
6 1 (0.33%) MCSA
6 1 (0.33%) PhD
6 1 (0.33%) ISEB
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.95%) QA
2 6 (1.97%) FATCA
3 2 (0.66%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.66%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.66%) GAMP
3 2 (0.66%) GMP
3 2 (0.66%) SLA
4 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.33%) COBIT
4 1 (0.33%) AIFMD
System Software
1 5 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (1.64%) vSphere
2 2 (0.66%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.66%) RACF
3 1 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.33%) Firmware
3 1 (0.33%) Varnish
3 1 (0.33%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (2.30%) Puppet
3 4 (1.31%) Control-M
4 2 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.66%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.33%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.33%) Ansible
5 1 (0.33%) Casper Suite
5 1 (0.33%) Rundeck
5 1 (0.33%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.33%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.33%) WMI
5 1 (0.33%) OMEGAMON
5 1 (0.33%) SCCM
5 1 (0.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 63 (20.66%) IBM
2 53 (17.38%) Oracle
3 27 (8.85%) Microsoft
4 21 (6.89%) Salesforce.com
5 19 (6.23%) HP
6 16 (5.25%) PeopleSoft
6 16 (5.25%) SAP
6 16 (5.25%) Tableau
7 13 (4.26%) Reuters
7 13 (4.26%) BT
8 10 (3.28%) Pega
9 9 (2.95%) VMware
9 9 (2.95%) Cisco
10 8 (2.62%) Informatica
11 5 (1.64%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.64%) Siebel
11 5 (1.64%) Citrix
11 5 (1.64%) SaltStack
11 5 (1.64%) OpenText
12 4 (1.31%) ServiceNow
City, London
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
Scotland
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 10 days ago
North West
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 12 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 12 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 13 days ago
Midlands
Cognizant
Posted: 15 days ago
West Midlands
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 18 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 19 days ago