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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognizant
Rank 628 824 883
Rank change year-on-year
+196 +59
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 289 157 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.67% 0.31% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 20 50 21
Median salary £49,000 £75,000 £67,975
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.66% +10.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £50,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £91,400 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £67,500 £77,500
% change year-on-year
-29.62% -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
43250 50773 55009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.17% 46.30% 46.95%
Number of salaries quoted 35072 41126 44106
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 £72,500 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +149 266 £49,000 -34.66% 53
London +86 175 £57,500 -23.33% 23
South East +54 42 £47,500 +18.24% 16
Scotland +20 20 - - 4
North West +35 19 - - 5
West Sussex +13 15 £47,500 - 1
Crawley +8 15 £47,500 -
Cheshire +48 12 - - 4
West Midlands +9 12 - - 5
Glasgow +2 12 - - 2
Knutsford - 12 - - 4
Oxford - 11 - -
Oxfordshire - 11 - -
Edinburgh +12 8 - - 2
Manchester -2 7 - -
Surrey - 7 - -
Staines - 7 - -
Berkshire +4 6 - -
Nottingham +12 5 - - 1
Nottinghamshire +12 5 - - 1
East Midlands +5 5 - - 1
Birmingham -11 5 - - 2
Coventry - 5 - - 2
Yorkshire - 5 - -
Leeds - 5 - -
West Yorkshire - 5 - -
East of England +19 4 - - 1
Cambridgeshire +9 3 - -
South West +8 3 - - 2
Cambridge +7 3 - -

Cognizant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 215 (39.67%) Finance
2 206 (38.01%) Degree
3 172 (31.73%) Agile Software Development
4 130 (23.99%) Marketing
5 121 (22.32%) Banking
6 120 (22.14%) Oracle
7 117 (21.59%) Analytical Skills
8 99 (18.27%) IBM
9 96 (17.71%) Project Management
10 95 (17.53%) ITIL
11 82 (15.13%) SQL
12 80 (14.76%) Retail
13 78 (14.39%) Java
13 78 (14.39%) Microsoft
14 72 (13.28%) Analytics
15 66 (12.18%) Business Development
15 66 (12.18%) .NET
16 65 (11.99%) SOA
17 64 (11.81%) CRM
18 61 (11.25%) Windows
18 61 (11.25%) Management Information System
19 58 (10.70%) QA
20 54 (9.96%) Change Management
20 54 (9.96%) Stakeholder Management
21 52 (9.59%) Information Management
22 51 (9.41%) Web Services
22 51 (9.41%) Big Data
23 50 (9.23%) TOGAF
24 48 (8.86%) Migration
24 48 (8.86%) Mentoring

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 27 (4.98%) WebSphere
2 21 (3.87%) SharePoint
3 17 (3.14%) Tomcat
4 15 (2.77%) CMS
5 14 (2.58%) Apache
6 12 (2.21%) WebSphere Application Server
7 11 (2.03%) WebLogic
8 8 (1.48%) IBM HTTP Server
9 7 (1.29%) Apache Spark
9 7 (1.29%) JBoss
10 6 (1.11%) Oracle Service Bus
11 5 (0.92%) Apache Pig
11 5 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.92%) FileNet
11 5 (0.92%) IIS
11 5 (0.92%) nginx
11 5 (0.92%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (0.92%) Skype for Business
12 4 (0.74%) Mule
Applications
1 27 (4.98%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.51%) MS Office
3 16 (2.95%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.29%) Photoshop
5 6 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.92%) MS Project
7 3 (0.55%) OmniGraffle
7 3 (0.55%) SPSS
8 2 (0.37%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.37%) InDesign
9 1 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.18%) CorelDRAW
9 1 (0.18%) InVision
Business Applications
1 9 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.29%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.74%) SAP IS-U
5 3 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.55%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (0.55%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.37%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.37%) Eloqua
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.37%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 2 (0.37%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 2 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.37%) TrackWise
6 2 (0.37%) Unica
7 1 (0.18%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 1 (0.18%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (2.58%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.03%) Force.com
4 10 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (1.66%) SaaS
6 5 (0.92%) GitHub
6 5 (0.92%) IaaS
6 5 (0.92%) Office 365
7 4 (0.74%) PaaS
8 3 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.55%) IBM Blueworks
9 2 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.37%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.37%) SoftLayer
9 2 (0.37%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (0.37%) Taleo
9 2 (0.37%) Veeva
9 2 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.18%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.69%) DNS
2 18 (3.32%) HTTP
2 18 (3.32%) LDAP
3 15 (2.77%) Firewall
4 14 (2.58%) SAN
5 13 (2.40%) Internet
6 10 (1.85%) SSL
6 10 (1.85%) VPN
7 8 (1.48%) LAN
7 8 (1.48%) WAN
8 7 (1.29%) DHCP
9 6 (1.11%) HTTPS
9 6 (1.11%) NAS
10 5 (0.92%) Wireless
11 4 (0.74%) BGP
11 4 (0.74%) TCP/IP
12 3 (0.55%) Connectrix
12 3 (0.55%) EIGRP
12 3 (0.55%) IPsec
12 3 (0.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (9.41%) Big Data
2 44 (8.12%) SQL Server
3 36 (6.64%) DB2
4 22 (4.06%) Oracle Database
5 16 (2.95%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (2.77%) Hadoop
7 11 (2.03%) Relational Database
8 10 (1.85%) DataStage
9 9 (1.66%) Apache Hive
10 8 (1.48%) QlikView
10 8 (1.48%) RDBMS
10 8 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (1.29%) Data Mining
11 7 (1.29%) NoSQL
12 6 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (1.11%) MySQL
12 6 (1.11%) Oracle ODI
13 5 (0.92%) MS Access
13 5 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (0.74%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 32 (5.90%) JIRA
2 28 (5.17%) Jenkins
3 27 (4.98%) Git (software)
4 20 (3.69%) Subversion
5 17 (3.14%) Maven
6 10 (1.85%) JUnit
6 10 (1.85%) Log4j
7 9 (1.66%) Ant
7 9 (1.66%) Mockito
7 9 (1.66%) Selenium
8 8 (1.48%) Eclipse
8 8 (1.48%) Gradle
8 8 (1.48%) Introscope
9 7 (1.29%) ClearCase
10 6 (1.11%) Apache Ivy
10 6 (1.11%) jMock
10 6 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (0.92%) Burp Suite
11 5 (0.92%) Metasploit
11 5 (0.92%) SpecFlow
General
1 215 (39.67%) Finance
2 130 (23.99%) Marketing
3 121 (22.32%) Banking
4 80 (14.76%) Retail
5 38 (7.01%) Financial Institution
6 32 (5.90%) Manufacturing
7 19 (3.51%) Publishing
8 12 (2.21%) Investment Banking
9 11 (2.03%) Retail Banking
9 11 (2.03%) Telecoms
10 10 (1.85%) Electronics
11 8 (1.48%) Legal
12 7 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (1.11%) Advertising
14 5 (0.92%) Law
15 4 (0.74%) Billing
16 3 (0.55%) Corporate Banking
17 2 (0.37%) Front Office
17 2 (0.37%) Military
17 2 (0.37%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 103 (19.00%) Architect
2 85 (15.68%) Developer
3 62 (11.44%) Consultant
4 41 (7.56%) Solutions Architect
5 32 (5.90%) Analyst
6 27 (4.98%) Administrator
7 20 (3.69%) Senior Developer
8 18 (3.32%) Designer
9 17 (3.14%) DBA
10 16 (2.95%) Test Manager
11 15 (2.77%) Java Developer
12 14 (2.58%) Senior Manager
13 12 (2.21%) Cloud Architect
13 12 (2.21%) Mainframe Developer
14 11 (2.03%) Oracle DBA
14 11 (2.03%) Transformation Consultant
15 10 (1.85%) Business Analyst
15 10 (1.85%) Delivery Manager
15 10 (1.85%) Project Manager
15 10 (1.85%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (12.18%) .NET
2 51 (9.41%) Web Services
3 37 (6.83%) HTML
3 37 (6.83%) Middleware
4 35 (6.46%) CSS
5 30 (5.54%) Java EE
6 25 (4.61%) XML
7 23 (4.24%) AngularJS
7 23 (4.24%) J2EE
8 22 (4.06%) REST
8 22 (4.06%) Spring
9 21 (3.87%) jQuery
9 21 (3.87%) JSON
10 19 (3.51%) HTML5
11 18 (3.32%) SOAP
12 16 (2.95%) .NET Framework
12 16 (2.95%) CSS3
12 16 (2.95%) Node.js
13 15 (2.77%) Hibernate
14 12 (2.21%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 117 (21.59%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (11.25%) Management Information System
3 41 (7.56%) Mainframe
4 32 (5.90%) Computer Science
5 30 (5.54%) Data Centre
6 27 (4.98%) Life Science
7 26 (4.80%) User Experience
8 24 (4.43%) Enterprise Software
9 21 (3.87%) Social Media
10 18 (3.32%) Virtual Team
11 16 (2.95%) VSAM
12 13 (2.40%) Mobile App
13 12 (2.21%) IBM Mainframe
14 10 (1.85%) PMI
14 10 (1.85%) Visualisation
15 8 (1.48%) Reinsurance
16 6 (1.11%) CMDB
16 6 (1.11%) Taxonomies
17 5 (0.92%) Graphic Design
17 5 (0.92%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 61 (11.25%) Windows
2 46 (8.49%) Unix
3 44 (8.12%) Linux
4 33 (6.09%) AIX
5 16 (2.95%) Apple iOS
6 13 (2.40%) Android
7 10 (1.85%) Solaris
8 9 (1.66%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 9 (1.66%) Windows Server
9 5 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.74%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.55%) CentOS
11 3 (0.55%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.55%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (0.55%) SUSE
12 2 (0.37%) zOS
13 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.18%) VME
13 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (31.73%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (17.71%) Project Management
3 95 (17.53%) ITIL
4 72 (13.28%) Analytics
5 66 (12.18%) Business Development
6 65 (11.99%) SOA
7 64 (11.81%) CRM
8 54 (9.96%) Change Management
8 54 (9.96%) Stakeholder Management
9 52 (9.59%) Information Management
10 50 (9.23%) TOGAF
11 48 (8.86%) Mentoring
11 48 (8.86%) Migration
12 47 (8.67%) Open Source
12 47 (8.67%) Scrum
13 45 (8.30%) Data Governance
14 44 (8.12%) SDLC
15 38 (7.01%) Data Management
16 37 (6.83%) Service Delivery
17 36 (6.64%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 82 (15.13%) SQL
2 78 (14.39%) Java
3 43 (7.93%) JavaScript
4 31 (5.72%) Python
5 27 (4.98%) C
6 26 (4.80%) C++
7 20 (3.69%) Shell Script
8 19 (3.51%) Perl
9 17 (3.14%) C#
9 17 (3.14%) COBOL
10 16 (2.95%) JCL
11 11 (2.03%) Ruby
12 9 (1.66%) Bash Shell
13 8 (1.48%) PL/1
13 8 (1.48%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.29%) Apex Code
14 7 (1.29%) Jython
14 7 (1.29%) PL/SQL
15 5 (0.92%) Scala
15 5 (0.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 206 (38.01%) Degree
2 19 (3.51%) PMI Certification
3 11 (2.03%) PMP
4 9 (1.66%) MBA
5 7 (1.29%) CISSP
5 7 (1.29%) ISTQB
6 6 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.92%) CEH
7 5 (0.92%) CREST Certified
7 5 (0.92%) OSCP
7 5 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.55%) CISA
8 3 (0.55%) CSQA
8 3 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.37%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.37%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (10.70%) QA
2 32 (5.90%) COBIT
3 20 (3.69%) SLA
4 15 (2.77%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.74%) MiFID
6 3 (0.55%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.37%) Actionable Recommendations
7 2 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.37%) EMIR
7 2 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.18%) COREP
8 1 (0.18%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.18%) FINREP
8 1 (0.18%) ISO20022
8 1 (0.18%) SEPA
8 1 (0.18%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 23 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (2.77%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.48%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.29%) Firmware
5 4 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.55%) Docker
6 3 (0.55%) iptables
6 3 (0.55%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.55%) vSphere
6 3 (0.55%) Xen
7 2 (0.37%) HDFS
7 2 (0.37%) NFS
7 2 (0.37%) Squid
7 2 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.18%) FreeRADIUS
8 1 (0.18%) RACF
8 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 1 (0.18%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (2.77%) Puppet
2 12 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (1.66%) SCCM
4 8 (1.48%) Ansible
5 5 (0.92%) AirWatch
5 5 (0.92%) Data Guard
5 5 (0.92%) HAProxy
5 5 (0.92%) HP Fortify
6 4 (0.74%) Ambari
6 4 (0.74%) CloudHub
6 4 (0.74%) Oozie
7 3 (0.55%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.55%) EMC Navisphere
7 3 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.55%) Nagios
7 3 (0.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.37%) CA Spectrum
8 2 (0.37%) OMEGAMON
8 2 (0.37%) SCOM
8 2 (0.37%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 120 (22.14%) Oracle
2 99 (18.27%) IBM
3 78 (14.39%) Microsoft
4 36 (6.64%) VMware
5 31 (5.72%) SAP
6 25 (4.61%) HP
6 25 (4.61%) Salesforce.com
7 22 (4.06%) Informatica
8 18 (3.32%) ATG
9 16 (2.95%) Ab Initio
10 15 (2.77%) Cisco
11 12 (2.21%) Adobe
12 10 (1.85%) Citrix
12 10 (1.85%) Pega
12 10 (1.85%) ServiceNow
13 9 (1.66%) EMC
14 8 (1.48%) MuleSoft
14 8 (1.48%) PeopleSoft
14 8 (1.48%) Teradata
15 7 (1.29%) AppDynamics
City, London
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Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Cognizant
Posted: 11 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
Lancing, West Sussex
Cognizant
Posted: 15 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Cognizant
Posted: 10 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 15 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 9 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 15 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Cognizant
Posted: 15 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 25 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Cognizant
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Cognizant
Posted: 11 days ago
South West
Cognizant
Posted: 10 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Posted: 16 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 19 days ago