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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognizant
Rank 669 818 861
Rank change year-on-year
+149 +43
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 271 156 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.30% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 43 12
Median salary £78,750 £60,000 £55,625
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +7.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £45,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £74,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £77,500 £57,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+34.78% +36.90%

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
46584 51823 55661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.43% 46.94% 46.58%
Number of salaries quoted 38078 41458 44670
Median 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 £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
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 5 May 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 +133 254 £78,750 +43.18% 78
London +81 171 £80,000 +33.33% 19
South East +38 22 £77,500 +10.71% 43
North West +29 22 - - 3
East Midlands +29 19 - - 4
Cheshire +33 16 - - 2
Knutsford +22 13 - - 2
Scotland +8 12 - - 5
Northamptonshire +13 11 - -
West Midlands -10 11 - - 6
Coventry - 10 - - 4
Nottingham +16 8 - - 2
Berkshire +13 8 - - 2
Nottinghamshire +10 8 - - 2
Surrey - 8 - - 1
Staines - 7 - - 1
North East +9 6 - -
Tyne and Wear +4 6 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne +3 6 - -
Glasgow -7 6 - - 2
Edinburgh - 6 - - 1
Manchester +9 5 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 4 - - 3
Oxford - 3 - - 3
Slough +1 2 - - 2
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 £77,500 -
Reading +16 1 - -
Dorset +12 1 - -
Northampton +9 1 - -

Cognizant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 186 (42.86%) Degree
2 163 (37.56%) Finance
3 154 (35.48%) Marketing
4 152 (35.02%) Agile Software Development
5 91 (20.97%) Analytical Skills
6 90 (20.74%) Project Management
7 87 (20.05%) Oracle
8 83 (19.12%) Banking
9 73 (16.82%) Business Development
10 67 (15.44%) Analytics
11 66 (15.21%) Retail
12 60 (13.82%) SQL
12 60 (13.82%) ITIL
13 56 (12.90%) Microsoft
14 55 (12.67%) IBM
15 52 (11.98%) Presales
16 51 (11.75%) SOA
17 50 (11.52%) CRM
18 48 (11.06%) Java
19 47 (10.83%) Information Management
20 45 (10.37%) Management Information System
20 45 (10.37%) Stakeholder Management
21 44 (10.14%) TOGAF
22 43 (9.91%) QA
23 40 (9.22%) Big Data
24 38 (8.76%) Computer Science
25 37 (8.53%) Windows
25 37 (8.53%) Migration
26 36 (8.29%) Change Management
27 35 (8.06%) Middleware

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 17 (3.92%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.76%) Tomcat
3 11 (2.53%) CMS
3 11 (2.53%) WebSphere
4 10 (2.30%) Apache
5 9 (2.07%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (1.84%) IBM HTTP Server
7 7 (1.61%) Node.js
8 6 (1.38%) Oracle Service Bus
8 6 (1.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (1.15%) Mule
9 5 (1.15%) Mule ESB
10 4 (0.92%) Apache Pig
10 4 (0.92%) IBM Notes
10 4 (0.92%) IIS
10 4 (0.92%) Skype for Business
11 3 (0.69%) Documentum
11 3 (0.69%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 25 (5.76%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.92%) MS Office
3 15 (3.46%) MS Visio
4 13 (3.00%) MS Project
5 10 (2.30%) Adobe Illustrator
5 10 (2.30%) Photoshop
6 6 (1.38%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (1.15%) OmniGraffle
8 4 (0.92%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.46%) ImageReady
9 2 (0.46%) InDesign
10 1 (0.23%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (2.07%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.92%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 4 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.69%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (0.69%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (0.69%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 3 (0.69%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.69%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.69%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (0.69%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 3 (0.69%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 3 (0.69%) Primavera
4 3 (0.69%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.46%) Oracle FAH
5 2 (0.46%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.46%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.46%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.46%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (3.00%) Force.com
3 12 (2.76%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (2.07%) SaaS
5 6 (1.38%) GitHub
6 4 (0.92%) Office 365
7 3 (0.69%) IBM Blueworks
7 3 (0.69%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (0.69%) Taleo
8 2 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.46%) SoftLayer
8 2 (0.46%) Veeva
8 2 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.23%) Heroku
9 1 (0.23%) IaaS
9 1 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.69%) LDAP
2 15 (3.46%) HTTP
2 15 (3.46%) Internet
3 12 (2.76%) DNS
4 11 (2.53%) Firewall
5 10 (2.30%) SSL
6 6 (1.38%) HTTPS
6 6 (1.38%) LAN
6 6 (1.38%) SAN
6 6 (1.38%) VPN
6 6 (1.38%) WAN
7 4 (0.92%) NAS
7 4 (0.92%) VoIP
7 4 (0.92%) Wireless
8 3 (0.69%) ATM
8 3 (0.69%) CTI
8 3 (0.69%) H.323
8 3 (0.69%) Network Security
9 2 (0.46%) BGP
9 2 (0.46%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (9.22%) Big Data
2 27 (6.22%) SQL Server
3 20 (4.61%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (3.23%) DB2
5 12 (2.76%) Hadoop
5 12 (2.76%) Oracle Database
6 11 (2.53%) Relational Database
7 10 (2.30%) QlikView
8 8 (1.84%) NoSQL
9 7 (1.61%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.38%) Apache Hive
10 6 (1.38%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 5 (1.15%) MySQL
12 4 (0.92%) Data Mining
12 4 (0.92%) DataStage
13 3 (0.69%) OLAP
13 3 (0.69%) Oracle ODI
13 3 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (0.46%) IBM InfoSphere
14 2 (0.46%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 24 (5.53%) JIRA
2 21 (4.84%) Git (software)
3 18 (4.15%) Subversion
4 16 (3.69%) Maven
5 14 (3.23%) Jenkins
6 10 (2.30%) Eclipse
7 9 (2.07%) Ant
7 9 (2.07%) ClearCase
8 7 (1.61%) Gradle
8 7 (1.61%) JUnit
8 7 (1.61%) Log4j
9 6 (1.38%) Apache Ivy
9 6 (1.38%) Introscope
9 6 (1.38%) jMock
9 6 (1.38%) Mockito
9 6 (1.38%) Selenium
10 5 (1.15%) Axure RP
10 5 (1.15%) ERwin
10 5 (1.15%) Talend Open Studio
11 4 (0.92%) Dreamweaver
General
1 163 (37.56%) Finance
2 154 (35.48%) Marketing
3 83 (19.12%) Banking
4 66 (15.21%) Retail
5 34 (7.83%) Manufacturing
6 20 (4.61%) Pharmaceutical
7 18 (4.15%) Telecoms
8 16 (3.69%) Electronics
8 16 (3.69%) Financial Institution
9 12 (2.76%) Investment Banking
10 8 (1.84%) Publishing
11 7 (1.61%) Automotive
11 7 (1.61%) Legal
12 6 (1.38%) Front Office
12 6 (1.38%) Wholesale Banking
13 5 (1.15%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.92%) Advertising
14 4 (0.92%) Billing
14 4 (0.92%) Law
14 4 (0.92%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 84 (19.35%) Architect
2 57 (13.13%) Consultant
3 50 (11.52%) Developer
4 40 (9.22%) Solutions Architect
5 26 (5.99%) Analyst
6 23 (5.30%) Designer
7 21 (4.84%) Senior Manager
8 18 (4.15%) Project Manager
8 18 (4.15%) Senior Developer
9 17 (3.92%) Business Analyst
10 13 (3.00%) Administrator
10 13 (3.00%) Test Manager
11 12 (2.76%) Senior Designer
12 11 (2.53%) Java Developer
12 11 (2.53%) Senior Consultant
13 10 (2.30%) Cloud Architect
13 10 (2.30%) Senior Project Manager
14 9 (2.07%) UX Designer
15 8 (1.84%) Senior Architect
15 8 (1.84%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (8.06%) .NET
1 35 (8.06%) Middleware
1 35 (8.06%) Web Services
2 30 (6.91%) HTML
3 28 (6.45%) CSS
4 23 (5.30%) JSON
5 22 (5.07%) Java EE
6 19 (4.38%) J2EE
6 19 (4.38%) XML
7 18 (4.15%) REST
8 17 (3.92%) AngularJS
9 16 (3.69%) HTML5
10 15 (3.46%) Hibernate
10 15 (3.46%) jQuery
10 15 (3.46%) Spring
11 13 (3.00%) CSS3
11 13 (3.00%) SOAP
12 12 (2.76%) JMS
13 11 (2.53%) Ajax
14 9 (2.07%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 91 (20.97%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (10.37%) Management Information System
3 38 (8.76%) Computer Science
4 30 (6.91%) User Experience
5 26 (5.99%) Life Science
5 26 (5.99%) Mainframe
6 24 (5.53%) Data Centre
7 23 (5.30%) Social Media
8 20 (4.61%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (3.00%) Visualisation
10 12 (2.76%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.61%) Data Integration
11 7 (1.61%) Graphic Design
11 7 (1.61%) PMI
11 7 (1.61%) Reinsurance
12 6 (1.38%) Animation
12 6 (1.38%) Public Cloud
13 5 (1.15%) Enterprise Cloud
13 5 (1.15%) IVR
13 5 (1.15%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 37 (8.53%) Windows
2 30 (6.91%) Unix
3 27 (6.22%) Linux
4 16 (3.69%) Apple iOS
5 14 (3.23%) AIX
5 14 (3.23%) Android
6 8 (1.84%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 7 (1.61%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.92%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.69%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (0.69%) Solaris
9 3 (0.69%) SUSE
9 3 (0.69%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.46%) zOS
11 1 (0.23%) CentOS
11 1 (0.23%) HPUX
11 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (35.02%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (20.74%) Project Management
3 73 (16.82%) Business Development
4 67 (15.44%) Analytics
5 60 (13.82%) ITIL
6 52 (11.98%) Presales
7 51 (11.75%) SOA
8 50 (11.52%) CRM
9 47 (10.83%) Information Management
10 45 (10.37%) Stakeholder Management
11 44 (10.14%) TOGAF
12 37 (8.53%) Migration
13 36 (8.29%) Change Management
14 35 (8.06%) Data Governance
14 35 (8.06%) Mentoring
15 34 (7.83%) Scrum
16 33 (7.60%) SDLC
17 30 (6.91%) Open Source
17 30 (6.91%) Waterfall
18 29 (6.68%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 60 (13.82%) SQL
2 48 (11.06%) Java
3 30 (6.91%) JavaScript
4 23 (5.30%) PL/1
5 21 (4.84%) Python
6 16 (3.69%) Shell Script
7 14 (3.23%) C++
8 13 (3.00%) C
8 13 (3.00%) Perl
9 9 (2.07%) C#
10 8 (1.84%) Apex Code
10 8 (1.84%) Bash Shell
11 7 (1.61%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.38%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.15%) Jython
14 4 (0.92%) COBOL
14 4 (0.92%) JCL
14 4 (0.92%) Ruby
15 2 (0.46%) VB
15 2 (0.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 186 (42.86%) Degree
2 18 (4.15%) PMI Certification
3 16 (3.69%) MBA
4 12 (2.76%) PMP
5 6 (1.38%) CITP
5 6 (1.38%) MBCS
6 4 (0.92%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.69%) ACCA
8 2 (0.46%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.46%) CIMA
8 2 (0.46%) CISA
8 2 (0.46%) CSQA
8 2 (0.46%) ICAEW
8 2 (0.46%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (9.91%) QA
2 20 (4.61%) COBIT
3 13 (3.00%) SLA
4 9 (2.07%) Data Quality
5 6 (1.38%) MiFID
5 6 (1.38%) SEPA
6 4 (0.92%) Dodd-Frank
6 4 (0.92%) EMIR
7 1 (0.23%) COREP
7 1 (0.23%) COSO
7 1 (0.23%) FINREP
7 1 (0.23%) GAAP
7 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.23%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (3.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (2.53%) Active Directory
3 9 (2.07%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.15%) Firmware
5 4 (0.92%) vSphere
6 2 (0.46%) iptables
6 2 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.46%) RACF
6 2 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.46%) Xen
7 1 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.23%) Docker
7 1 (0.23%) FreeRADIUS
7 1 (0.23%) HDFS
7 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (2.07%) Puppet
2 7 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.15%) CloudHub
3 5 (1.15%) SCCM
4 4 (0.92%) AirWatch
4 4 (0.92%) Ansible
5 3 (0.69%) Data Guard
5 3 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.46%) Ambari
6 2 (0.46%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (0.46%) HAProxy
6 2 (0.46%) OMEGAMON
6 2 (0.46%) Oozie
6 2 (0.46%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.46%) SCOM
7 1 (0.23%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.23%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.23%) Packer
7 1 (0.23%) Perfmon
7 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 87 (20.05%) Oracle
2 56 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 55 (12.67%) IBM
4 23 (5.30%) SAP
4 23 (5.30%) VMware
5 22 (5.07%) Salesforce.com
6 16 (3.69%) Ab Initio
7 14 (3.23%) ATG
7 14 (3.23%) Teradata
8 11 (2.53%) Citrix
8 11 (2.53%) Informatica
9 10 (2.30%) PeopleSoft
10 9 (2.07%) Adobe
10 9 (2.07%) ServiceNow
11 8 (1.84%) Cisco
11 8 (1.84%) MuleSoft
12 7 (1.61%) Google
12 7 (1.61%) MicroStrategy
12 7 (1.61%) Pega
13 5 (1.15%) Capita
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 17 hours ago
East Anglia
Cognizant
Posted: 17 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cognizant
Posted: 17 hours ago
South West
Cognizant
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cognizant
Posted: 7 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 7 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 7 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 9 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 10 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 11 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 11 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 11 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Cognizant
Posted: 12 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 12 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 12 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 12 days ago