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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognizant
Rank 683 835 860
Rank change year-on-year
+152 +25
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 233 145 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.13% 0.097%
As % of the Vendors category 0.55% 0.29% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 24 31 27
Median salary £53,750 £75,000 £67,975
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.33% +10.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £42,786
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £91,000 £87,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,250 £67,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year
-27.03% -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
42721 50147 53951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.82% 45.75% 47.00%
Number of salaries quoted 34700 41000 42717
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 £72,500
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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +124 228 £53,750 -28.33% 32
London +57 148 £57,500 -28.12% 21
South East +45 29 £47,500 +18.24% 6
North West +32 29 £60,000 +17.64% 3
Manchester +24 17 £60,000 - 1
Cheshire +43 12 - - 2
West Sussex +13 12 £47,500 -
Crawley +4 12 £47,500 -
Knutsford - 12 - - 2
West Midlands -5 11 - - 1
Surrey - 7 £65,000 - 1
Staines - 6 - - 1
Scotland +17 5 - -
Birmingham -19 5 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 5 - -
Oxford - 5 - -
East Midlands +13 4 - -
Nottingham +12 4 - -
Nottinghamshire +8 4 - -
Coventry - 4 - -
Edinburgh +21 3 - -
East of England +18 3 £70,000 -9.67%
South West - 3 - - 1
Bristol - 3 - -
Uxbridge - 3 - - 1
Berkshire +8 2 - - 1
Glasgow +5 2 - -
East Sussex - 2 - -
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Brighton - 2 - -

Cognizant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 207 (38.76%) Finance
2 203 (38.01%) Degree
3 161 (30.15%) Agile Software Development
4 119 (22.28%) Marketing
5 116 (21.72%) Analytical Skills
6 111 (20.79%) Banking
7 98 (18.35%) Oracle
8 92 (17.23%) Project Management
9 88 (16.48%) IBM
10 84 (15.73%) SQL
11 76 (14.23%) Java
12 74 (13.86%) ITIL
13 72 (13.48%) Retail
14 68 (12.73%) Windows
14 68 (12.73%) Analytics
15 63 (11.80%) Microsoft
16 61 (11.42%) Business Development
17 59 (11.05%) Stakeholder Management
18 54 (10.11%) QA
19 53 (9.93%) .NET
20 52 (9.74%) Change Management
21 51 (9.55%) Web Services
22 50 (9.36%) Scrum
23 49 (9.18%) SOA
24 47 (8.80%) Unix
25 46 (8.61%) SQL Server
25 46 (8.61%) Information Management
25 46 (8.61%) Mentoring
26 45 (8.43%) CRM
27 44 (8.24%) Migration

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 26 (4.87%) WebSphere
2 20 (3.75%) SharePoint
3 16 (3.00%) Tomcat
4 15 (2.81%) WebLogic
5 14 (2.62%) CMS
6 12 (2.25%) Apache
7 10 (1.87%) WebSphere Application Server
8 8 (1.50%) CICS
8 8 (1.50%) Skype for Business
9 7 (1.31%) Apache Spark
9 7 (1.31%) IBM HTTP Server
9 7 (1.31%) JBoss
10 6 (1.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 6 (1.12%) Apache Pig
10 6 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.94%) FileNet
11 5 (0.94%) nginx
11 5 (0.94%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.75%) IIS
12 4 (0.75%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 25 (4.68%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.75%) MS Office
3 18 (3.37%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.31%) Photoshop
5 6 (1.12%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.75%) MS Project
6 4 (0.75%) SPSS
7 3 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.56%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.37%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.37%) InDesign
9 1 (0.19%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.19%) CorelDRAW
9 1 (0.19%) InVision
Business Applications
1 8 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.94%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (0.75%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.75%) SAP IS-U
4 3 (0.56%) Exstream
4 3 (0.56%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.37%) IntelliMatch
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.37%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 2 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.37%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.37%) TrackWise
6 1 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.19%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 1 (0.19%) OpenText VIM for SAP
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.87%) Force.com
4 8 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (1.31%) SaaS
6 5 (0.94%) IaaS
7 4 (0.75%) Office 365
7 4 (0.75%) PaaS
8 3 (0.56%) GitHub
8 3 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.37%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.37%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (0.37%) SoftLayer
9 2 (0.37%) Taleo
9 2 (0.37%) Veeva
9 2 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.19%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.93%) HTTP
2 18 (3.37%) Firewall
3 16 (3.00%) DNS
4 14 (2.62%) LDAP
4 14 (2.62%) VPN
5 13 (2.43%) Internet
6 12 (2.25%) SAN
7 9 (1.69%) WAN
8 8 (1.50%) LAN
9 7 (1.31%) DHCP
9 7 (1.31%) SSL
10 6 (1.12%) HTTPS
10 6 (1.12%) TCP/IP
10 6 (1.12%) Wireless
11 5 (0.94%) FTP
11 5 (0.94%) NAS
11 5 (0.94%) Network Security
12 4 (0.75%) BGP
12 4 (0.75%) Intranet
12 4 (0.75%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (8.61%) SQL Server
2 44 (8.24%) Big Data
3 36 (6.74%) DB2
4 22 (4.12%) Oracle Database
5 12 (2.25%) DataStage
5 12 (2.25%) Hadoop
6 11 (2.06%) Data Mining
6 11 (2.06%) Relational Database
7 10 (1.87%) Apache Hive
7 10 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (1.50%) Oracle ODI
9 8 (1.50%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.12%) Power BI
10 6 (1.12%) QlikView
11 5 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (0.94%) MS Access
11 5 (0.94%) MySQL
11 5 (0.94%) NoSQL
11 5 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (6.18%) JIRA
2 28 (5.24%) Jenkins
3 24 (4.49%) Git (software)
4 16 (3.00%) Subversion
5 12 (2.25%) Maven
6 9 (1.69%) Log4j
7 8 (1.50%) AppScan
7 8 (1.50%) Burp Suite
7 8 (1.50%) JUnit
7 8 (1.50%) LoadRunner
7 8 (1.50%) Metasploit
8 7 (1.31%) Ant
8 7 (1.31%) Introscope
8 7 (1.31%) Mockito
8 7 (1.31%) Selenium
9 6 (1.12%) Eclipse
9 6 (1.12%) Gradle
10 5 (0.94%) ClearCase
10 5 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (0.75%) ERwin
General
1 207 (38.76%) Finance
2 119 (22.28%) Marketing
3 111 (20.79%) Banking
4 72 (13.48%) Retail
5 40 (7.49%) Financial Institution
6 27 (5.06%) Manufacturing
7 18 (3.37%) Publishing
8 15 (2.81%) Investment Banking
9 10 (1.87%) Electronics
9 10 (1.87%) Retail Banking
10 8 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (1.50%) Telecoms
11 7 (1.31%) Corporate Banking
11 7 (1.31%) Legal
12 6 (1.12%) Advertising
12 6 (1.12%) Billing
13 5 (0.94%) Law
14 2 (0.37%) Automotive
14 2 (0.37%) Military
15 1 (0.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 83 (15.54%) Architect
1 83 (15.54%) Developer
2 63 (11.80%) Consultant
3 38 (7.12%) Analyst
4 25 (4.68%) Solutions Architect
5 24 (4.49%) Administrator
6 19 (3.56%) Senior Developer
7 18 (3.37%) Designer
7 18 (3.37%) Test Manager
8 16 (3.00%) Business Analyst
8 16 (3.00%) DBA
9 14 (2.62%) Senior Analyst
10 13 (2.43%) Java Developer
11 12 (2.25%) Delivery Manager
11 12 (2.25%) Mainframe Developer
11 12 (2.25%) Senior Consultant
11 12 (2.25%) Senior Manager
12 11 (2.06%) Cloud Architect
12 11 (2.06%) Senior Business Analyst
12 11 (2.06%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (9.93%) .NET
2 51 (9.55%) Web Services
3 43 (8.05%) HTML
4 38 (7.12%) CSS
5 37 (6.93%) XML
6 32 (5.99%) Middleware
7 24 (4.49%) AngularJS
7 24 (4.49%) jQuery
8 22 (4.12%) HTML5
9 19 (3.56%) .NET Framework
9 19 (3.56%) CSS3
9 19 (3.56%) J2EE
9 19 (3.56%) REST
9 19 (3.56%) Spring
10 17 (3.18%) SOAP
11 16 (3.00%) JSON
12 14 (2.62%) Java EE
12 14 (2.62%) Node.js
13 13 (2.43%) Ajax
14 11 (2.06%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 116 (21.72%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (7.87%) Mainframe
3 38 (7.12%) Management Information System
4 30 (5.62%) Data Centre
5 26 (4.87%) Computer Science
6 24 (4.49%) User Experience
7 22 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
8 21 (3.93%) Life Science
9 20 (3.75%) VSAM
10 19 (3.56%) Mobile App
11 18 (3.37%) Social Media
11 18 (3.37%) Virtual Team
12 12 (2.25%) IBM Mainframe
13 10 (1.87%) PMI
13 10 (1.87%) Visualisation
14 9 (1.69%) Data Structures
15 7 (1.31%) Reinsurance
16 6 (1.12%) CMDB
16 6 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
17 5 (0.94%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 68 (12.73%) Windows
2 47 (8.80%) Unix
3 41 (7.68%) Linux
4 33 (6.18%) AIX
5 14 (2.62%) Apple iOS
6 11 (2.06%) Android
6 11 (2.06%) Solaris
7 9 (1.69%) Windows Server
8 6 (1.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 6 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.56%) CentOS
10 3 (0.56%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.56%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.56%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.19%) VME
11 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.19%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (30.15%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (17.23%) Project Management
3 74 (13.86%) ITIL
4 68 (12.73%) Analytics
5 61 (11.42%) Business Development
6 59 (11.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 52 (9.74%) Change Management
8 50 (9.36%) Scrum
9 49 (9.18%) SOA
10 46 (8.61%) Information Management
10 46 (8.61%) Mentoring
11 45 (8.43%) CRM
12 44 (8.24%) Migration
13 41 (7.68%) Data Governance
14 39 (7.30%) SDLC
15 37 (6.93%) Service Delivery
16 36 (6.74%) Data Management
17 35 (6.55%) Data Modelling
17 35 (6.55%) Open Source
17 35 (6.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 84 (15.73%) SQL
2 76 (14.23%) Java
3 43 (8.05%) JavaScript
4 29 (5.43%) Python
5 26 (4.87%) C++
6 25 (4.68%) C
7 22 (4.12%) Shell Script
8 21 (3.93%) COBOL
9 20 (3.75%) JCL
10 16 (3.00%) C#
11 15 (2.81%) Perl
12 13 (2.43%) Ruby
13 11 (2.06%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.31%) PL/1
14 7 (1.31%) PL/SQL
15 6 (1.12%) Apex Code
15 6 (1.12%) Jython
15 6 (1.12%) Scala
15 6 (1.12%) VB
16 5 (0.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 203 (38.01%) Degree
2 16 (3.00%) PMI Certification
3 10 (1.87%) CISSP
4 9 (1.69%) ISEB
5 8 (1.50%) CEH
5 8 (1.50%) CREST Certified
5 8 (1.50%) OSCP
5 8 (1.50%) PMP
6 7 (1.31%) MBA
7 6 (1.12%) CISA
7 6 (1.12%) ISTQB
7 6 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.94%) IIBA
9 4 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.56%) CSQA
10 3 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.37%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.37%) MCP
11 2 (0.37%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (10.11%) QA
2 20 (3.75%) SLA
3 16 (3.00%) COBIT
4 11 (2.06%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.75%) CRD IV
5 4 (0.75%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.37%) Actionable Recommendations
6 2 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.19%) COREP
7 1 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.19%) EMIR
7 1 (0.19%) FINREP
7 1 (0.19%) ISO20022
7 1 (0.19%) MiFID
7 1 (0.19%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 22 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (3.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.69%) Firmware
4 6 (1.12%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.56%) Docker
5 3 (0.56%) HDFS
5 3 (0.56%) iptables
5 3 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.56%) Squid
5 3 (0.56%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.56%) Xen
6 2 (0.37%) NFS
7 1 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.19%) KVM
7 1 (0.19%) RACF
7 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 1 (0.19%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.19%) vSphere
7 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (2.43%) Puppet
1 13 (2.43%) SCCM
2 12 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (1.50%) AirWatch
3 8 (1.50%) HP Fortify
4 7 (1.31%) Ansible
5 5 (0.94%) HAProxy
6 4 (0.75%) Ambari
6 4 (0.75%) Data Guard
6 4 (0.75%) Nagios
6 4 (0.75%) Oozie
7 3 (0.56%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.56%) EMC Navisphere
7 3 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (0.56%) SCOM
7 3 (0.56%) ServiceCenter
7 3 (0.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.37%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (0.37%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 98 (18.35%) Oracle
2 88 (16.48%) IBM
3 63 (11.80%) Microsoft
4 37 (6.93%) HP
5 34 (6.37%) VMware
6 32 (5.99%) SAP
7 25 (4.68%) Informatica
7 25 (4.68%) Salesforce.com
8 16 (3.00%) Ab Initio
8 16 (3.00%) ATG
8 16 (3.00%) Cisco
9 14 (2.62%) Adobe
10 10 (1.87%) ServiceNow
11 9 (1.69%) AppDynamics
12 8 (1.50%) Citrix
12 8 (1.50%) EMC
13 7 (1.31%) Polycom
13 7 (1.31%) Siebel
14 6 (1.12%) Netezza
14 6 (1.12%) Pega
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 4 hours ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
Radbroke (Manchester)
Cognizant Technology Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford
Cognizant
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Cognizant Technology Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Cognizant Technology Solutions
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 9 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Sage UK Limited
Salary: + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 9 days ago
Knutsford
Cognizant
Posted: 27 days ago
Poole
Cognizant
Posted: 27 days ago
Staines, UK
Cognizant
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 27 days ago