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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognizant
Rank 617 807 862
Rank change year-on-year
+190 +55
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 311 157 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.71% 0.30% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 15 71 22
Median salary £49,500 £60,000 £56,375
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +6.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,900 £50,350 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £91,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £60,000 £77,500
% change year-on-year
-20.83% -22.58%

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
43596 51881 56536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.28% 46.78% 46.59%
Number of salaries quoted 35497 41892 45776
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 June 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 June 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 +195 287 £49,500 -26.66% 53
London +97 183 £68,750 -0.36% 22
South East +82 39 £47,500 -13.77% 19
North West +32 20 - - 3
Scotland +12 18 - - 3
West Midlands -1 16 - - 1
East Midlands +28 14 - -
Cheshire +45 13 - - 1
Glasgow +7 13 - - 1
Knutsford +25 12 - - 1
Oxford - 12 - - 3
Oxfordshire - 12 - - 3
Coventry - 12 - - 1
Nottingham +22 10 - -
Nottinghamshire +14 10 - -
Crawley - 10 £47,500 - 1
West Sussex - 10 £47,500 - 1
Berkshire +24 9 - -
Manchester +7 7 - - 1
Surrey - 7 - -
Staines - 7 - -
Yorkshire +31 6 - -
West Yorkshire +9 5 - -
Edinburgh +9 5 - - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne +4 5 - - 1
Tyne and Wear +3 5 - - 1
North East +1 5 - - 1
Leeds - 5 - -
Northamptonshire +15 4 - -
East of England +34 3 - - 2

Cognizant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 219 (40.56%) Finance
1 219 (40.56%) Degree
2 180 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 164 (30.37%) Marketing
4 128 (23.70%) Analytical Skills
5 117 (21.67%) Banking
6 112 (20.74%) Oracle
7 102 (18.89%) Project Management
8 91 (16.85%) ITIL
9 87 (16.11%) IBM
10 79 (14.63%) Analytics
11 78 (14.44%) Microsoft
12 77 (14.26%) Business Development
13 75 (13.89%) Retail
14 69 (12.78%) Java
15 68 (12.59%) SQL
16 67 (12.41%) SOA
17 64 (11.85%) CRM
18 62 (11.48%) Management Information System
19 58 (10.74%) QA
20 56 (10.37%) TOGAF
21 55 (10.19%) .NET
22 53 (9.81%) Information Management
22 53 (9.81%) Stakeholder Management
22 53 (9.81%) Scrum
23 49 (9.07%) Presales
24 48 (8.89%) Big Data
25 46 (8.52%) Change Management
25 46 (8.52%) Mentoring
26 45 (8.33%) 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 24 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 21 (3.89%) WebSphere
3 17 (3.15%) CMS
4 15 (2.78%) Tomcat
5 14 (2.59%) Apache
6 12 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (1.48%) IBM HTTP Server
8 6 (1.11%) Apache Spark
8 6 (1.11%) Documentum
8 6 (1.11%) Oracle Service Bus
8 6 (1.11%) WebLogic
9 5 (0.93%) Apache Pig
9 5 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (0.93%) FileNet
9 5 (0.93%) IIS
9 5 (0.93%) nginx
9 5 (0.93%) OpenStack
9 5 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (0.93%) Skype for Business
10 4 (0.74%) Mule
Applications
1 28 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 24 (4.44%) MS Office
3 17 (3.15%) MS Visio
4 12 (2.22%) Photoshop
5 11 (2.04%) Adobe Illustrator
6 9 (1.67%) MS Project
7 6 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (0.93%) OmniGraffle
9 3 (0.56%) Fireworks
10 2 (0.37%) ImageReady
10 2 (0.37%) InDesign
10 2 (0.37%) SPSS
11 1 (0.19%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.19%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 9 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.74%) SAP CRM
3 4 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.56%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 3 (0.56%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 3 (0.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.56%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.56%) SAP IS-U
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 2 (0.37%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (3.33%) Force.com
3 14 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (1.48%) SaaS
6 5 (0.93%) GitHub
6 5 (0.93%) Office 365
7 3 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.56%) IaaS
7 3 (0.56%) IBM Blueworks
7 3 (0.56%) Taleo
7 3 (0.56%) Veeva
8 2 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.37%) PaaS
8 2 (0.37%) SoftLayer
8 2 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.19%) Engine Yard
9 1 (0.19%) Heroku
9 1 (0.19%) Rackspace Cloud
9 1 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.89%) HTTP
2 20 (3.70%) LDAP
3 17 (3.15%) DNS
3 17 (3.15%) Internet
4 14 (2.59%) Firewall
5 11 (2.04%) SAN
6 10 (1.85%) SSL
7 9 (1.67%) HTTPS
7 9 (1.67%) LAN
7 9 (1.67%) VPN
8 8 (1.48%) WAN
9 5 (0.93%) NAS
9 5 (0.93%) VoIP
10 4 (0.74%) DHCP
10 4 (0.74%) Wireless
11 3 (0.56%) ATM
11 3 (0.56%) Connectrix
11 3 (0.56%) Ethernet
11 3 (0.56%) IPsec
11 3 (0.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (8.89%) Big Data
2 36 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 31 (5.74%) DB2
4 18 (3.33%) Oracle Database
5 16 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (2.59%) Hadoop
7 11 (2.04%) Relational Database
8 10 (1.85%) QlikView
9 8 (1.48%) Apache Hive
10 7 (1.30%) NoSQL
11 6 (1.11%) DataStage
11 6 (1.11%) MySQL
11 6 (1.11%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (0.93%) Oracle ODI
12 5 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.74%) MongoDB
13 4 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (0.74%) Oracle Exadata
13 4 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 32 (5.93%) Git (software)
1 32 (5.93%) JIRA
2 26 (4.81%) Jenkins
3 24 (4.44%) Subversion
4 17 (3.15%) Maven
5 12 (2.22%) Ant
6 10 (1.85%) Eclipse
7 9 (1.67%) ClearCase
7 9 (1.67%) JUnit
7 9 (1.67%) Selenium
8 8 (1.48%) Introscope
8 8 (1.48%) Log4j
8 8 (1.48%) Mockito
9 7 (1.30%) Apache Ivy
9 7 (1.30%) Gradle
9 7 (1.30%) jMock
10 5 (0.93%) Axure RP
10 5 (0.93%) Dreamweaver
10 5 (0.93%) ERwin
11 4 (0.74%) HP UFT
General
1 219 (40.56%) Finance
2 164 (30.37%) Marketing
3 117 (21.67%) Banking
4 75 (13.89%) Retail
5 36 (6.67%) Financial Institution
6 35 (6.48%) Manufacturing
7 19 (3.52%) Publishing
8 17 (3.15%) Telecoms
9 15 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
10 14 (2.59%) Electronics
11 10 (1.85%) Investment Banking
12 8 (1.48%) Legal
13 6 (1.11%) Advertising
14 5 (0.93%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.74%) Billing
15 4 (0.74%) Law
15 4 (0.74%) Multimedia
15 4 (0.74%) Wholesale Banking
16 3 (0.56%) Automotive
16 3 (0.56%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 106 (19.63%) Architect
2 86 (15.93%) Developer
3 57 (10.56%) Consultant
4 47 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
5 34 (6.30%) Analyst
6 23 (4.26%) Designer
7 22 (4.07%) Administrator
7 22 (4.07%) Senior Developer
8 19 (3.52%) Senior Manager
9 17 (3.15%) Business Analyst
9 17 (3.15%) Project Manager
10 14 (2.59%) DBA
10 14 (2.59%) Java Developer
11 13 (2.41%) Test Manager
12 12 (2.22%) Mainframe Developer
12 12 (2.22%) Senior Designer
13 11 (2.04%) Cloud Architect
13 11 (2.04%) Senior Architect
14 10 (1.85%) Transformation Consultant
15 9 (1.67%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (10.19%) .NET
2 45 (8.33%) Web Services
3 39 (7.22%) Middleware
4 35 (6.48%) HTML
5 33 (6.11%) CSS
6 30 (5.56%) Java EE
7 24 (4.44%) JSON
8 23 (4.26%) J2EE
9 22 (4.07%) AngularJS
9 22 (4.07%) XML
10 19 (3.52%) Spring
11 18 (3.33%) HTML5
11 18 (3.33%) jQuery
12 17 (3.15%) REST
13 16 (2.96%) CSS3
13 16 (2.96%) Node.js
13 16 (2.96%) SOAP
14 15 (2.78%) Hibernate
15 13 (2.41%) Ajax
16 11 (2.04%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 128 (23.70%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (11.48%) Management Information System
3 45 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 37 (6.85%) Mainframe
5 31 (5.74%) User Experience
6 29 (5.37%) Data Centre
6 29 (5.37%) Life Science
7 27 (5.00%) Social Media
8 24 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
9 19 (3.52%) Virtual Team
10 14 (2.59%) Mobile App
10 14 (2.59%) VSAM
11 13 (2.41%) Visualisation
12 12 (2.22%) IBM Mainframe
13 9 (1.67%) PMI
13 9 (1.67%) Reinsurance
14 7 (1.30%) Graphic Design
15 6 (1.11%) Animation
15 6 (1.11%) Taxonomies
16 5 (0.93%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 45 (8.33%) Windows
2 39 (7.22%) Linux
2 39 (7.22%) Unix
3 26 (4.81%) AIX
4 19 (3.52%) Apple iOS
5 16 (2.96%) Android
6 9 (1.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 7 (1.30%) Mac OS X
8 6 (1.11%) Windows Server
9 5 (0.93%) Solaris
10 4 (0.74%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.56%) CentOS
11 3 (0.56%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (0.56%) SUSE
11 3 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.37%) zOS
13 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.19%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (18.89%) Project Management
3 91 (16.85%) ITIL
4 79 (14.63%) Analytics
5 77 (14.26%) Business Development
6 67 (12.41%) SOA
7 64 (11.85%) CRM
8 56 (10.37%) TOGAF
9 53 (9.81%) Information Management
9 53 (9.81%) Scrum
9 53 (9.81%) Stakeholder Management
10 49 (9.07%) Presales
11 46 (8.52%) Change Management
11 46 (8.52%) Mentoring
12 45 (8.33%) Data Governance
13 44 (8.15%) SDLC
14 42 (7.78%) Open Source
15 41 (7.59%) Migration
16 35 (6.48%) Process Improvement
17 34 (6.30%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 69 (12.78%) Java
2 68 (12.59%) SQL
3 41 (7.59%) JavaScript
4 27 (5.00%) Python
5 25 (4.63%) C
6 23 (4.26%) C++
6 23 (4.26%) PL/1
7 20 (3.70%) Shell Script
8 18 (3.33%) Perl
9 15 (2.78%) COBOL
10 14 (2.59%) JCL
11 11 (2.04%) Apex Code
12 10 (1.85%) C#
13 9 (1.67%) Bash Shell
14 8 (1.48%) PowerShell
15 7 (1.30%) Jython
15 7 (1.30%) PL/SQL
15 7 (1.30%) Ruby
16 5 (0.93%) Scala
17 4 (0.74%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 219 (40.56%) Degree
2 19 (3.52%) PMI Certification
3 12 (2.22%) MBA
3 12 (2.22%) PMP
4 7 (1.30%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.56%) CISA
8 3 (0.56%) CISSP
8 3 (0.56%) CITP
8 3 (0.56%) CSQA
8 3 (0.56%) MBCS
9 2 (0.37%) ACCA
9 2 (0.37%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.37%) CIMA
9 2 (0.37%) ICAEW
9 2 (0.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (10.74%) QA
2 33 (6.11%) COBIT
3 19 (3.52%) SLA
4 11 (2.04%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.74%) MiFID
6 3 (0.56%) SEPA
7 2 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.37%) EMIR
7 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.19%) COREP
8 1 (0.19%) FINREP
8 1 (0.19%) ISO20022
8 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.19%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 20 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (2.59%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.85%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.30%) Firmware
5 4 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.74%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.56%) iptables
6 3 (0.56%) vSphere
6 3 (0.56%) Xen
7 2 (0.37%) Docker
7 2 (0.37%) HDFS
7 2 (0.37%) NFS
7 2 (0.37%) Squid
7 2 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.19%) RACF
8 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 1 (0.19%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (2.22%) Puppet
2 11 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.30%) Ansible
3 7 (1.30%) SCCM
4 5 (0.93%) Data Guard
4 5 (0.93%) HAProxy
5 4 (0.74%) AirWatch
5 4 (0.74%) Ambari
5 4 (0.74%) CloudHub
5 4 (0.74%) Oozie
6 3 (0.56%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.56%) EMC Navisphere
6 3 (0.56%) Nagios
6 3 (0.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.37%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.37%) OMEGAMON
7 2 (0.37%) SCOM
7 2 (0.37%) StatsD
7 2 (0.37%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 112 (20.74%) Oracle
2 87 (16.11%) IBM
3 78 (14.44%) Microsoft
4 34 (6.30%) VMware
5 31 (5.74%) Salesforce.com
6 27 (5.00%) SAP
7 19 (3.52%) Ab Initio
8 17 (3.15%) ATG
8 17 (3.15%) HP
9 16 (2.96%) Informatica
10 14 (2.59%) Cisco
11 13 (2.41%) Adobe
11 13 (2.41%) Teradata
12 11 (2.04%) Citrix
12 11 (2.04%) ServiceNow
13 10 (1.85%) Pega
13 10 (1.85%) PeopleSoft
14 8 (1.48%) EMC
14 8 (1.48%) Google
14 8 (1.48%) MuleSoft
Bristol, Avon
Cognizant
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cognizant
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 8 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £70000 - £75000 Per Annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
East Anglia
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
East Anglia
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £100000.00 - £130000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Cognizant
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 7 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Cognizant
Posted: 21 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 22 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Cognizant
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Cognizant
Posted: 23 days ago