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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognizant
Rank 786 782 686
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -96
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 118 89 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.082% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.17% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 28 17 51
Average salary £67,975 £61,000 £60,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.43% +0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £43,700 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £61,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 - £47,500

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
55360 52098 57012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.26% 47.93% 48.65%
Number of salaries quoted 43890 42680 47913
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 August 2014 within the UK.

Cognizant Salary Histogram in the UK

Cognizant
Top 27 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 22 August 2014. 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 +12 112 £67,975 +11.43% 29
London -4 80 £67,975 +11.43% 10
South East -11 13 £77,500 - 17
East of England - 9 £80,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 7 £80,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 6 - - 1
Milton Keynes - 6 - - 1
Cambridge - 6 £80,000 -
Surrey +3 3 - -
Northamptonshire - 3 - -
Bromley - 3 £90,000 -
Slough - 3 £77,500 -
Berkshire - 3 £77,500 -
East Midlands - 3 - -
Cheshire -17 2 - -
North West -20 2 - - 1
South West - 2 - -
Essex - 2 - -
City of London -6 1 £100,000 +33.33% 1
Thurrock - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - - 1
Dorset - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 - -
Gatwick - 1 - -
Bournemouth - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 - -

Cognizant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 104 (40.63%) Degree
2 80 (31.25%) Finance
3 65 (25.39%) Oracle
4 63 (24.61%) Banking
5 58 (22.66%) SAP
6 56 (21.88%) Retail
7 52 (20.31%) Java
8 48 (18.75%) SOA
9 44 (17.19%) Business Development
10 41 (16.02%) Project Management
10 41 (16.02%) Middleware
10 41 (16.02%) SQL
10 41 (16.02%) XML
11 40 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
12 36 (14.06%) Windows
12 36 (14.06%) Business Process Improvement
13 35 (13.67%) Web Services
14 34 (13.28%) B2B
15 32 (12.50%) IBM
15 32 (12.50%) UNIX
16 28 (10.94%) Computer Science
16 28 (10.94%) Enterprise Software
17 26 (10.16%) Manufacturing
17 26 (10.16%) XSLT
18 25 (9.77%) CRM
18 25 (9.77%) Business Intelligence
18 25 (9.77%) E-Commerce
19 24 (9.38%) Life Science
19 24 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
19 24 (9.38%) Performance Tuning

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 12 (4.69%) WebSphere
2 11 (4.30%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.34%) WebLogic
3 6 (2.34%) Apache
3 6 (2.34%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.95%) Adobe CQ
4 5 (1.95%) SAS
4 5 (1.95%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (1.95%) CMS
5 3 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.17%) Alfresco
5 3 (1.17%) IIS
5 3 (1.17%) Documentum
5 3 (1.17%) NetWeaver
6 2 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.78%) Commerce Server
6 2 (0.78%) CICS
6 2 (0.78%) Liferay
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 22 (8.59%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.08%) MS Office
3 8 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.95%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.17%) MS Project
6 2 (0.78%) SPSS
6 2 (0.78%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.39%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 12 (4.69%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (3.52%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (3.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (2.73%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (2.34%) SAP CRM
4 6 (2.34%) SAP IS-U
5 4 (1.56%) Tridion
5 4 (1.56%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (1.56%) SAP BPC
6 3 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (1.17%) Oracle SCM
7 2 (0.78%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 2 (0.78%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 2 (0.78%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.78%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.78%) Oracle ASCP
7 2 (0.78%) SAP HCM
7 2 (0.78%) SAP InfiniteInsight
7 2 (0.78%) SAP PM
7 2 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.95%) Force.com
2 2 (0.78%) GitHub
2 2 (0.78%) SaaS
3 1 (0.39%) PaaS
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.39%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.39%) IaaS
3 1 (0.39%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.56%) Firewall
1 4 (1.56%) Internet
2 3 (1.17%) DNS
2 3 (1.17%) HTTP
3 2 (0.78%) Intranet
3 2 (0.78%) SSL
3 2 (0.78%) SAN
3 2 (0.78%) Network Security
4 1 (0.39%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.39%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.39%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.39%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (0.39%) VLAN
4 1 (0.39%) ATM
4 1 (0.39%) LAN
4 1 (0.39%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.39%) FTP
4 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.39%) VPN
4 1 (0.39%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.64%) SQL Server
1 17 (6.64%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (5.86%) Oracle Database
3 9 (3.52%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (3.13%) DataStage
4 8 (3.13%) SAP BW
4 8 (3.13%) SAP HANA
5 7 (2.73%) QlikView
6 5 (1.95%) Big Data
6 5 (1.95%) DB2
6 5 (1.95%) SAP BI
7 4 (1.56%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.17%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.17%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.17%) OLTP
8 3 (1.17%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.78%) OLAP
9 2 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.78%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 7 (2.73%) Jenkins
1 7 (2.73%) JIRA
2 5 (1.95%) Subversion
3 3 (1.17%) Cucumber
3 3 (1.17%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.17%) Gradle
4 2 (0.78%) PowerDesigner
4 2 (0.78%) ERwin
4 2 (0.78%) IntelliJ
4 2 (0.78%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.78%) Ant
4 2 (0.78%) Selenium
4 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.78%) Hudson
4 2 (0.78%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.39%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.39%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.39%) Visual LANSA
5 1 (0.39%) Xcode
General
1 80 (31.25%) Finance
2 63 (24.61%) Banking
3 56 (21.88%) Retail
4 26 (10.16%) Manufacturing
5 19 (7.42%) Marketing
6 13 (5.08%) Investment Banking
7 11 (4.30%) Telecoms
8 9 (3.52%) Front Office
9 7 (2.73%) Retail Banking
9 7 (2.73%) Publishing
9 7 (2.73%) Legal
10 6 (2.34%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (2.34%) Billing
11 5 (1.95%) Advertising
12 4 (1.56%) Back Office
13 3 (1.17%) German Language
14 2 (0.78%) Law
14 2 (0.78%) Games
14 2 (0.78%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.78%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (18.75%) Consultant
2 47 (18.36%) Architect
3 32 (12.50%) Analyst
4 21 (8.20%) Business Analyst
5 20 (7.81%) Developer
6 17 (6.64%) SAP Consultant
7 15 (5.86%) Designer
7 15 (5.86%) Solutions Designer
7 15 (5.86%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (4.30%) Senior Manager
8 11 (4.30%) Senior Consultant
9 8 (3.13%) SAP Architect
10 7 (2.73%) Enterprise Architect
10 7 (2.73%) SAP Solutions Architect
10 7 (2.73%) Programme Manager
11 6 (2.34%) Test Manager
11 6 (2.34%) Environment Manager
11 6 (2.34%) Senior SAP Consultant
11 6 (2.34%) Oracle Architect
12 5 (1.95%) BizTalk Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (16.02%) Middleware
1 41 (16.02%) XML
2 35 (13.67%) Web Services
3 26 (10.16%) XSLT
4 23 (8.98%) .NET
5 22 (8.59%) XSD
6 16 (6.25%) JMS
7 15 (5.86%) J2EE
8 13 (5.08%) .NET Framework
9 12 (4.69%) SOAP
10 9 (3.52%) HTML
11 7 (2.73%) Oracle Fusion
11 7 (2.73%) WCF
12 6 (2.34%) XSL
12 6 (2.34%) Servlets
12 6 (2.34%) Spring
12 6 (2.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 5 (1.95%) REST
13 5 (1.95%) Visualforce
13 5 (1.95%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.94%) Computer Science
1 28 (10.94%) Enterprise Software
2 24 (9.38%) Life Science
3 18 (7.03%) Management Information System
4 17 (6.64%) Mainframe
5 14 (5.47%) Mathematics
5 14 (5.47%) Social Media
6 9 (3.52%) PMI
7 7 (2.73%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.34%) Market Risk
9 4 (1.56%) Credit Risk
9 4 (1.56%) Equities
9 4 (1.56%) Digital Media
9 4 (1.56%) Open Source
10 3 (1.17%) Smart Meter
10 3 (1.17%) FMCG
10 3 (1.17%) Reference Data
10 3 (1.17%) Mobile Banking
10 3 (1.17%) Taxonomies
10 3 (1.17%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 36 (14.06%) Windows
2 32 (12.50%) UNIX
3 23 (8.98%) AIX
4 5 (1.95%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.95%) Linux
5 4 (1.56%) Android
6 3 (1.17%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.17%) Solaris
7 2 (0.78%) SUSE
7 2 (0.78%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.39%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (18.75%) SOA
2 44 (17.19%) Business Development
3 41 (16.02%) Project Management
4 40 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 36 (14.06%) Business Process Improvement
6 34 (13.28%) B2B
7 25 (9.77%) CRM
7 25 (9.77%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (9.77%) E-Commerce
8 24 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
9 23 (8.98%) EAI
10 22 (8.59%) Change Management
10 22 (8.59%) Analytics
11 21 (8.20%) Capacity Planning
11 21 (8.20%) SAP Implementation
12 20 (7.81%) TOGAF
12 20 (7.81%) Content Management
12 20 (7.81%) Data Modelling
13 19 (7.42%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 52 (20.31%) Java
2 41 (16.02%) SQL
3 13 (5.08%) C#
4 7 (2.73%) XPath
4 7 (2.73%) JavaScript
4 7 (2.73%) PL/SQL
5 6 (2.34%) ABAP
6 5 (1.95%) Apex Code
6 5 (1.95%) C++
7 4 (1.56%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.17%) Scala
8 3 (1.17%) Groovy
8 3 (1.17%) C
9 2 (0.78%) JCL
9 2 (0.78%) COBOL
9 2 (0.78%) RPG
9 2 (0.78%) Perl
9 2 (0.78%) VBA
9 2 (0.78%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 104 (40.63%) Degree
2 12 (4.69%) PMI Certification
3 6 (2.34%) MBA
4 5 (1.95%) PMP
5 3 (1.17%) CITP
5 3 (1.17%) MBCS
5 3 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.78%) CISA
6 2 (0.78%) ACCA
6 2 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.78%) CISSP
6 2 (0.78%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.39%) CRISC
7 1 (0.39%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.39%) IIBA
7 1 (0.39%) CBAP
7 1 (0.39%) ICAEW
7 1 (0.39%) ISEB
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.39%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.30%) QA
2 6 (2.34%) Dublin Core
3 5 (1.95%) SLA
4 3 (1.17%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.39%) FATCA
6 1 (0.39%) Basel III
6 1 (0.39%) COSO
6 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.39%) COBIT
6 1 (0.39%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.39%) GAMP
6 1 (0.39%) GMP
6 1 (0.39%) GxP
6 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.39%) GAAP
System Software
1 3 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (1.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.78%) vSphere
3 1 (0.39%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (0.39%) XenApp
3 1 (0.39%) XenServer
3 1 (0.39%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.39%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.39%) RACF
3 1 (0.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (0.78%) Tivoli
1 2 (0.78%) CA LISA
1 2 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.39%) Nessus
2 1 (0.39%) Control-M
Vendors
1 65 (25.39%) Oracle
2 58 (22.66%) SAP
3 32 (12.50%) IBM
4 22 (8.59%) Microsoft
4 22 (8.59%) HP
4 22 (8.59%) webMethods
5 21 (8.20%) Software AG
6 15 (5.86%) Salesforce.com
7 14 (5.47%) Informatica
7 14 (5.47%) Teradata
8 10 (3.91%) Business Objects
9 8 (3.13%) PeopleSoft
9 8 (3.13%) Ab Initio
10 7 (2.73%) Adobe
11 5 (1.95%) Eloqua
11 5 (1.95%) Guidewire
11 5 (1.95%) VMware
11 5 (1.95%) Cognos
11 5 (1.95%) JDA
12 4 (1.56%) Open Text
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