The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Cognizant Technology Solutions.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognizant
Rank 799 777 743
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -34
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 116 92 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.099% 0.084% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.18% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 24
Average salary £67,975 £44,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.89% -5.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,316 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £61,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £77,500 - £47,500
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
55518 52339 56957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.18% 48.07% 48.30%
Number of salaries quoted 44615 42812 48046
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,088
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 24 July 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognizant within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 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 -5 109 £68,488 +53.04% 28
London -35 75 £62,113 +38.79% 8
South East -18 16 £77,500 - 15
East of England -5 7 £80,000 - 2
Berkshire +12 6 £77,500 -
Slough +10 5 £78,750 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 - -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £80,000 - 2
Milton Keynes - 5 - -
Surrey +9 4 - -
West Midlands - 4 - -
Cheshire -1 3 - - 1
North West -2 3 - - 1
Birmingham - 3 - -
Cambridge - 3 £80,000 - 2
Bromley - 2 - -
Essex - 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 - -
South West - 2 - - 2
West Sussex -3 1 - -
Glasgow -12 1 - -
Scotland -23 1 - -
Thurrock - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £95,000 -
Coventry - 1 - -
Gatwick - 1 - -
Bournemouth - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -

Cognizant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 107 (41.96%) Degree
2 78 (30.59%) Finance
3 65 (25.49%) Banking
4 57 (22.35%) Oracle
5 51 (20.00%) SAP
6 45 (17.65%) Retail
7 44 (17.25%) Business Development
8 43 (16.86%) Project Management
8 43 (16.86%) Stakeholder Management
9 42 (16.47%) Java
10 36 (14.12%) SOA
11 35 (13.73%) IBM
11 35 (13.73%) XML
12 32 (12.55%) SQL
13 30 (11.76%) Computer Science
14 28 (10.98%) Middleware
14 28 (10.98%) Windows
14 28 (10.98%) Business Process Improvement
15 27 (10.59%) Business Intelligence
16 25 (9.80%) UNIX
17 24 (9.41%) Web Services
17 24 (9.41%) B2B
17 24 (9.41%) Microsoft
17 24 (9.41%) CRM
18 23 (9.02%) .NET
18 23 (9.02%) TOGAF
18 23 (9.02%) Content Management
19 22 (8.63%) Agile Software Development
19 22 (8.63%) MS Excel
19 22 (8.63%) E-Commerce

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 14 (5.49%) WebSphere
2 12 (4.71%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.75%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.96%) WebLogic
4 5 (1.96%) Apache
4 5 (1.96%) Documentum
4 5 (1.96%) CMS
4 5 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (1.96%) Adobe CQ
5 4 (1.57%) Alfresco
5 4 (1.57%) NetWeaver
5 4 (1.57%) SAS
6 3 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.78%) Liferay
7 2 (0.78%) CICS
7 2 (0.78%) Commerce Server
7 2 (0.78%) IIS
8 1 (0.39%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 22 (8.63%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.71%) MS Office
3 7 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.96%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.18%) MS Project
6 2 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.78%) SPSS
6 2 (0.78%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.39%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 8 (3.14%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (2.75%) SAP CRM
3 6 (2.35%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (2.35%) SAP IS-U
4 5 (1.96%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (1.57%) SAP BPC
5 4 (1.57%) Tridion
6 3 (1.18%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (1.18%) SAP PM
7 2 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.78%) SAP HCM
7 2 (0.78%) SAP InfiniteInsight
8 1 (0.39%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 1 (0.39%) SAP Payroll
8 1 (0.39%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.39%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.39%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.18%) SaaS
1 3 (1.18%) Force.com
2 2 (0.78%) GitHub
3 1 (0.39%) IaaS
3 1 (0.39%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.39%) PaaS
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.39%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.18%) Firewall
1 3 (1.18%) Internet
2 2 (0.78%) Network Security
2 2 (0.78%) Intranet
2 2 (0.78%) DNS
2 2 (0.78%) ATM
2 2 (0.78%) SSL
3 1 (0.39%) LDAP
3 1 (0.39%) SAN
3 1 (0.39%) FTP
3 1 (0.39%) HTTP
3 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.39%) LAN
3 1 (0.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.27%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (4.31%) BusinessObjects
3 11 (4.31%) Oracle Database
4 9 (3.53%) SAP BW
4 9 (3.53%) SAP HANA
5 8 (3.14%) QlikView
5 8 (3.14%) DataStage
6 6 (2.35%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.35%) SAP BI
7 5 (1.96%) Big Data
8 4 (1.57%) DB2
9 3 (1.18%) OLAP
9 3 (1.18%) OLTP
9 3 (1.18%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.78%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.78%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (2.35%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.96%) JIRA
3 4 (1.57%) Subversion
4 3 (1.18%) ERwin
4 3 (1.18%) PowerDesigner
4 3 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.18%) Gradle
5 2 (0.78%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.78%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.78%) Hudson
5 2 (0.78%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.78%) Selenium
5 2 (0.78%) Toad
5 2 (0.78%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.78%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.39%) Ant
6 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.39%) RequisitePro
6 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.39%) Xcode
General
1 78 (30.59%) Finance
2 65 (25.49%) Banking
3 45 (17.65%) Retail
4 17 (6.67%) Marketing
5 15 (5.88%) Manufacturing
6 13 (5.10%) Investment Banking
7 11 (4.31%) Front Office
8 10 (3.92%) Telecoms
9 9 (3.53%) Publishing
10 8 (3.14%) Retail Banking
11 6 (2.35%) Billing
11 6 (2.35%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (1.96%) Legal
12 5 (1.96%) Advertising
13 4 (1.57%) German Language
13 4 (1.57%) Back Office
14 3 (1.18%) French Language
15 2 (0.78%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.78%) Law
15 2 (0.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 52 (20.39%) Architect
2 44 (17.25%) Consultant
3 32 (12.55%) Analyst
4 21 (8.24%) Developer
5 19 (7.45%) Business Analyst
6 13 (5.10%) SAP Consultant
6 13 (5.10%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (3.92%) Senior Manager
8 9 (3.53%) Test Manager
9 8 (3.14%) Designer
9 8 (3.14%) Solutions Designer
10 7 (2.75%) Programme Manager
11 6 (2.35%) Oracle Architect
11 6 (2.35%) Environment Manager
11 6 (2.35%) Enterprise Architect
11 6 (2.35%) Principal Architect
11 6 (2.35%) SAP Architect
11 6 (2.35%) Management Consultant
11 6 (2.35%) Senior Consultant
12 5 (1.96%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (13.73%) XML
2 28 (10.98%) Middleware
3 24 (9.41%) Web Services
4 23 (9.02%) .NET
5 17 (6.67%) XSLT
6 16 (6.27%) J2EE
7 13 (5.10%) .NET Framework
7 13 (5.10%) XSD
8 12 (4.71%) SOAP
9 8 (3.14%) HTML
9 8 (3.14%) JMS
10 7 (2.75%) XSL
10 7 (2.75%) WCF
10 7 (2.75%) Spring
11 6 (2.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 6 (2.35%) Java EE
11 6 (2.35%) Servlets
12 5 (1.96%) REST
13 4 (1.57%) Visualforce
13 4 (1.57%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 22 (8.63%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (8.24%) Life Science
4 17 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 15 (5.88%) Mainframe
5 15 (5.88%) Social Media
6 11 (4.31%) PMI
7 7 (2.75%) Market Risk
7 7 (2.75%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.35%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (1.96%) Equities
9 5 (1.96%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.57%) Open Source
10 4 (1.57%) Credit Risk
10 4 (1.57%) Taxonomies
10 4 (1.57%) Social Network
10 4 (1.57%) GIS
11 3 (1.18%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.18%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 28 (10.98%) Windows
2 25 (9.80%) UNIX
3 15 (5.88%) AIX
4 5 (1.96%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.57%) Android
5 4 (1.57%) Solaris
5 4 (1.57%) Linux
6 3 (1.18%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.78%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.39%) HPUX
8 1 (0.39%) SUSE
8 1 (0.39%) zOS
8 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (17.25%) Business Development
2 43 (16.86%) Project Management
2 43 (16.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 36 (14.12%) SOA
4 28 (10.98%) Business Process Improvement
5 27 (10.59%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (9.41%) B2B
6 24 (9.41%) CRM
7 23 (9.02%) TOGAF
7 23 (9.02%) Content Management
8 22 (8.63%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (8.63%) E-Commerce
8 22 (8.63%) Change Management
8 22 (8.63%) Analytics
9 21 (8.24%) Service Delivery
10 19 (7.45%) Business Analysis
10 19 (7.45%) Data Modelling
11 18 (7.06%) ITIL
11 18 (7.06%) PRINCE2
11 18 (7.06%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 42 (16.47%) Java
2 32 (12.55%) SQL
3 14 (5.49%) C#
4 7 (2.75%) JavaScript
4 7 (2.75%) ABAP
5 6 (2.35%) PL/SQL
6 4 (1.57%) Apex Code
6 4 (1.57%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.57%) C++
7 3 (1.18%) C
7 3 (1.18%) XPath
8 2 (0.78%) Scala
8 2 (0.78%) Groovy
8 2 (0.78%) JCL
8 2 (0.78%) VBA
8 2 (0.78%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.78%) COBOL
8 2 (0.78%) RPG
8 2 (0.78%) Perl
9 1 (0.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 107 (41.96%) Degree
2 12 (4.71%) PMI Certification
3 6 (2.35%) MBA
4 4 (1.57%) PMP
5 3 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.18%) CITP
5 3 (1.18%) MBCS
6 2 (0.78%) CISA
6 2 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.78%) ISEB
6 2 (0.78%) CISSP
7 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.39%) CISM
7 1 (0.39%) ACCA
7 1 (0.39%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.39%) MCITP
7 1 (0.39%) CRISC
7 1 (0.39%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.39%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.49%) QA
2 7 (2.75%) Dublin Core
3 2 (0.78%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.78%) SLA
4 1 (0.39%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.39%) GAMP
4 1 (0.39%) GMP
4 1 (0.39%) GxP
4 1 (0.39%) GAAP
4 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.39%) COBIT
4 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.39%) FATCA
4 1 (0.39%) Basel III
4 1 (0.39%) COSO
System Software
1 5 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.18%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.78%) XenServer
4 1 (0.39%) RACF
4 1 (0.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.39%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.39%) XenApp
4 1 (0.39%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.39%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.18%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.78%) CA LISA
4 1 (0.39%) CA SiteMinder
4 1 (0.39%) Control-M
4 1 (0.39%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.39%) Nessus
Vendors
1 57 (22.35%) Oracle
2 51 (20.00%) SAP
3 35 (13.73%) IBM
4 24 (9.41%) Microsoft
5 15 (5.88%) HP
6 14 (5.49%) webMethods
7 13 (5.10%) Teradata
7 13 (5.10%) Software AG
7 13 (5.10%) Salesforce.com
7 13 (5.10%) Informatica
8 12 (4.71%) Business Objects
9 8 (3.14%) Ab Initio
9 8 (3.14%) Adobe
10 6 (2.35%) Guidewire
11 5 (1.96%) Sybase
11 5 (1.96%) PeopleSoft
11 5 (1.96%) JDA
11 5 (1.96%) VMware
11 5 (1.96%) Twitter
12 4 (1.57%) Open Text
South East
Cognizant
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South West
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cognizant
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cognizant
Posted: 7 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 9 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 9 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 12 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 13 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 13 days ago