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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognizant
Rank 706 805 867
Rank change year-on-year
+99 +62
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 205 158 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 0.32% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 44
Median salary £60,000 £67,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -6.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £42,786
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £92,600 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £67,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -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
41094 49958 54038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.59% 45.66% 47.31%
Number of salaries quoted 33174 40975 42722
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognizant over the 3 months to 24 September 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 September 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 +104 200 £60,000 -11.11% 45
London +42 130 £60,000 -34.06% 19
North West +32 24 £60,000 +17.64% 3
South East +51 20 £49,000 - 17
Manchester +3 14 £60,000 -
Cheshire +38 10 - - 1
Knutsford +32 10 - - 1
East Midlands +25 10 - - 4
Surrey - 10 £65,000 - 1
West Midlands -9 9 - - 2
Staines - 9 - - 1
Northampton - 7 - - 1
Northamptonshire - 7 - - 1
Scotland +18 5 - - 2
West Sussex +17 5 £48,250 -
Crawley +11 5 £48,250 -
Birmingham -32 5 - -
East of England +20 4 £70,000 -9.67%
Nottinghamshire +7 3 - - 1
Nottingham +2 3 - - 1
Uxbridge - 3 - -
Bristol - 3 - -
Coventry - 3 - -
South West - 3 - -
Edinburgh - 3 - -
City of London +47 2 £77,500 -32.60% 4
Glasgow +14 2 - - 1
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Brighton - 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 - -

Cognizant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 199 (38.57%) Finance
2 177 (34.30%) Degree
3 152 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
4 115 (22.29%) Banking
5 107 (20.74%) Marketing
5 107 (20.74%) Analytical Skills
6 104 (20.16%) Oracle
7 91 (17.64%) IBM
8 85 (16.47%) Project Management
9 84 (16.28%) SQL
10 77 (14.92%) Java
11 71 (13.76%) ITIL
12 66 (12.79%) Microsoft
13 64 (12.40%) Windows
13 64 (12.40%) Retail
14 62 (12.02%) Stakeholder Management
15 61 (11.82%) Business Development
16 57 (11.05%) Analytics
17 54 (10.47%) Scrum
18 53 (10.27%) .NET
19 52 (10.08%) Web Services
19 52 (10.08%) SOA
20 50 (9.69%) QA
21 49 (9.50%) Change Management
22 47 (9.11%) CRM
23 45 (8.72%) JavaScript
24 44 (8.53%) SQL Server
25 43 (8.33%) HTML
25 43 (8.33%) Migration
26 42 (8.14%) Financial Institution

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 (5.04%) WebSphere
2 19 (3.68%) SharePoint
3 17 (3.29%) WebLogic
4 15 (2.91%) Tomcat
5 14 (2.71%) CMS
6 11 (2.13%) Apache
7 9 (1.74%) WebSphere Application Server
8 8 (1.55%) CICS
8 8 (1.55%) JBoss
9 7 (1.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 6 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (1.16%) IBM HTTP Server
10 6 (1.16%) Skype for Business
11 5 (0.97%) Apache Spark
11 5 (0.97%) FileNet
11 5 (0.97%) nginx
11 5 (0.97%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 5 (0.97%) WebLogic Portal
12 4 (0.78%) Confluence
12 4 (0.78%) Documentum
Applications
1 28 (5.43%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.07%) MS Office
3 15 (2.91%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.78%) MS Project
4 4 (0.78%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.58%) SPSS
6 1 (0.19%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.19%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 11 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.97%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 5 (0.97%) Cognos TM1
3 5 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.97%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (0.97%) SAP IS-U
4 4 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.78%) Exstream
5 3 (0.58%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.39%) IntelliMatch
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.39%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 2 (0.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.39%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.39%) TrackWise
7 1 (0.19%) CSG Singleview
7 1 (0.19%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.19%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.55%) Force.com
2 8 (1.55%) SaaS
3 4 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.78%) IaaS
3 4 (0.78%) PaaS
4 3 (0.58%) Office 365
4 3 (0.58%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.39%) GitHub
5 2 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.39%) Taleo
5 2 (0.39%) Veeva
5 2 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.19%) BPaaS
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle CX
6 1 (0.19%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.07%) HTTP
2 16 (3.10%) Firewall
3 14 (2.71%) DNS
3 14 (2.71%) LDAP
4 13 (2.52%) Internet
5 12 (2.33%) VPN
6 10 (1.94%) SAN
7 9 (1.74%) WAN
8 8 (1.55%) LAN
9 6 (1.16%) DHCP
9 6 (1.16%) Network Security
9 6 (1.16%) SSL
9 6 (1.16%) TCP/IP
10 5 (0.97%) FTP
11 4 (0.78%) BGP
11 4 (0.78%) HTTPS
11 4 (0.78%) MPLS
11 4 (0.78%) NAS
11 4 (0.78%) OSPF
11 4 (0.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (8.53%) SQL Server
2 39 (7.56%) Big Data
3 38 (7.36%) DB2
4 25 (4.84%) Oracle Database
5 13 (2.52%) DataStage
5 13 (2.52%) Relational Database
6 12 (2.33%) Data Mining
7 10 (1.94%) Oracle ODI
7 10 (1.94%) RDBMS
8 9 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.36%) Hadoop
10 6 (1.16%) Apache Hive
10 6 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (0.97%) MS Access
11 5 (0.97%) Power BI
11 5 (0.97%) QlikView
12 4 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 29 (5.62%) JIRA
2 25 (4.84%) Git (software)
3 24 (4.65%) Jenkins
4 14 (2.71%) Maven
4 14 (2.71%) Subversion
5 10 (1.94%) JUnit
5 10 (1.94%) LoadRunner
5 10 (1.94%) Log4j
6 9 (1.74%) AppScan
6 9 (1.74%) Burp Suite
6 9 (1.74%) Metasploit
7 8 (1.55%) Gradle
8 7 (1.36%) Eclipse
8 7 (1.36%) Mockito
8 7 (1.36%) Selenium
9 6 (1.16%) Ant
9 6 (1.16%) Introscope
10 5 (0.97%) ERwin
10 5 (0.97%) SonarQube
10 5 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 199 (38.57%) Finance
2 115 (22.29%) Banking
3 107 (20.74%) Marketing
4 64 (12.40%) Retail
5 42 (8.14%) Financial Institution
6 23 (4.46%) Manufacturing
7 20 (3.88%) Publishing
8 15 (2.91%) Investment Banking
9 10 (1.94%) Retail Banking
10 9 (1.74%) Pharmaceutical
10 9 (1.74%) Telecoms
11 7 (1.36%) Advertising
11 7 (1.36%) Billing
11 7 (1.36%) Corporate Banking
11 7 (1.36%) Legal
12 5 (0.97%) Law
13 2 (0.39%) Automotive
13 2 (0.39%) Back Office
13 2 (0.39%) Electronics
14 1 (0.19%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 83 (16.09%) Architect
2 81 (15.70%) Developer
3 67 (12.98%) Consultant
4 42 (8.14%) Analyst
5 23 (4.46%) Solutions Architect
6 22 (4.26%) Administrator
7 19 (3.68%) Business Analyst
7 19 (3.68%) Test Manager
8 17 (3.29%) Senior Developer
9 16 (3.10%) DBA
10 14 (2.71%) Senior Analyst
11 13 (2.52%) Java Developer
12 12 (2.33%) Delivery Manager
12 12 (2.33%) Mainframe Developer
12 12 (2.33%) Test Leader
13 11 (2.13%) Senior Business Analyst
13 11 (2.13%) Senior Consultant
13 11 (2.13%) Senior Manager
13 11 (2.13%) Test Analyst
14 10 (1.94%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (10.27%) .NET
2 52 (10.08%) Web Services
3 43 (8.33%) HTML
4 41 (7.95%) XML
5 36 (6.98%) CSS
6 27 (5.23%) AngularJS
6 27 (5.23%) Middleware
7 22 (4.26%) jQuery
8 21 (4.07%) HTML5
8 21 (4.07%) Spring
9 20 (3.88%) .NET Framework
9 20 (3.88%) Ajax
9 20 (3.88%) J2EE
10 19 (3.68%) CSS3
11 18 (3.49%) SOAP
12 17 (3.29%) Java EE
12 17 (3.29%) Node.js
12 17 (3.29%) REST
13 15 (2.91%) JSON
14 13 (2.52%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 107 (20.74%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (8.14%) Management Information System
3 39 (7.56%) Mainframe
4 24 (4.65%) Data Centre
5 21 (4.07%) Computer Science
5 21 (4.07%) Enterprise Software
6 20 (3.88%) Life Science
6 20 (3.88%) VSAM
7 19 (3.68%) Virtual Team
8 18 (3.49%) Social Media
9 16 (3.10%) Mobile App
10 14 (2.71%) User Experience
11 12 (2.33%) IBM Mainframe
12 10 (1.94%) Data Structures
13 8 (1.55%) PMI
14 7 (1.36%) Reinsurance
15 6 (1.16%) CMDB
15 6 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
16 5 (0.97%) Graphic Design
16 5 (0.97%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 64 (12.40%) Windows
2 40 (7.75%) Unix
3 35 (6.78%) Linux
4 32 (6.20%) AIX
5 11 (2.13%) Apple iOS
5 11 (2.13%) Solaris
6 10 (1.94%) Android
7 9 (1.74%) Windows Server
8 6 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.97%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 5 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.58%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.58%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.39%) CentOS
12 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.19%) VME
12 1 (0.19%) VMS
12 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (16.47%) Project Management
3 71 (13.76%) ITIL
4 62 (12.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 61 (11.82%) Business Development
6 57 (11.05%) Analytics
7 54 (10.47%) Scrum
8 52 (10.08%) SOA
9 49 (9.50%) Change Management
10 47 (9.11%) CRM
11 43 (8.33%) Migration
12 42 (8.14%) Information Management
12 42 (8.14%) Mentoring
13 41 (7.95%) Data Modelling
13 41 (7.95%) TDD
14 39 (7.56%) SDLC
15 38 (7.36%) Data Governance
16 37 (7.17%) Service Delivery
17 35 (6.78%) Data Management
17 35 (6.78%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 84 (16.28%) SQL
2 77 (14.92%) Java
3 45 (8.72%) JavaScript
4 24 (4.65%) C
4 24 (4.65%) C++
5 23 (4.46%) Python
5 23 (4.46%) Shell Script
6 21 (4.07%) COBOL
7 20 (3.88%) JCL
8 15 (2.91%) C#
9 13 (2.52%) Perl
10 12 (2.33%) Ruby
11 9 (1.74%) VB
12 8 (1.55%) PL/1
12 8 (1.55%) PowerShell
13 7 (1.36%) VBScript
14 6 (1.16%) PL/SQL
15 5 (0.97%) Apex Code
15 5 (0.97%) Jython
15 5 (0.97%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 177 (34.30%) Degree
2 14 (2.71%) PMI Certification
3 11 (2.13%) CISSP
4 10 (1.94%) ISEB
5 9 (1.74%) CEH
5 9 (1.74%) CREST Certified
5 9 (1.74%) OSCP
6 8 (1.55%) PMP
7 7 (1.36%) CISA
8 6 (1.16%) IIBA
8 6 (1.16%) ISTQB
8 6 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.16%) MBA
9 5 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.58%) CSQA
12 2 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.39%) MCP
12 2 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.19%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (9.69%) QA
2 20 (3.88%) SLA
3 17 (3.29%) COBIT
4 10 (1.94%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.97%) CRD IV
6 4 (0.78%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.39%) Actionable Recommendations
7 2 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.19%) COREP
8 1 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.19%) EMIR
8 1 (0.19%) FINREP
8 1 (0.19%) ISO20022
8 1 (0.19%) MiFID
8 1 (0.19%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 17 (3.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (2.71%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.36%) Firmware
4 4 (0.78%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.58%) iptables
5 3 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.58%) Squid
5 3 (0.58%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.39%) Docker
6 2 (0.39%) HDFS
6 2 (0.39%) NFS
6 2 (0.39%) Xen
7 1 (0.19%) KVM
7 1 (0.19%) RACF
7 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 1 (0.19%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 11 (2.13%) Puppet
2 10 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (1.94%) SCCM
3 9 (1.74%) HP Fortify
4 6 (1.16%) AirWatch
5 5 (0.97%) HAProxy
5 5 (0.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (0.78%) Ansible
6 4 (0.78%) Data Guard
7 3 (0.58%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.58%) EMC Navisphere
7 3 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.58%) Nagios
7 3 (0.58%) ServiceCenter
7 3 (0.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.39%) Ambari
8 2 (0.39%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (0.39%) Oozie
8 2 (0.39%) SCOM
8 2 (0.39%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 104 (20.16%) Oracle
2 91 (17.64%) IBM
3 66 (12.79%) Microsoft
4 41 (7.95%) HP
5 32 (6.20%) SAP
6 25 (4.84%) VMware
7 23 (4.46%) Informatica
8 20 (3.88%) Salesforce.com
9 16 (3.10%) Cisco
10 12 (2.33%) Adobe
10 12 (2.33%) ATG
11 11 (2.13%) Ab Initio
12 10 (1.94%) AppDynamics
13 8 (1.55%) ServiceNow
14 7 (1.36%) EMC
14 7 (1.36%) Perforce
15 6 (1.16%) Netezza
15 6 (1.16%) PeopleSoft
15 6 (1.16%) Siebel
15 6 (1.16%) Vignette
South East
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
Scotland
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 7 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Cognizant
Posted: 11 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 12 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Cognizant
Posted: 10 days ago
East Midlands
Cognizant
Posted: 9 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago