The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cognizant products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognizant over the 3 months to 18 April 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 for the West Yorkshire region.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognizant
Rank 210 182 168
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -14
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.058% 0.026% 0.055%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.053% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,600 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -32.44%
Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2294 1891 1737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 44.67% 48.64% 47.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1841 1511 1391
Average salary £36,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cognizant
Yorkshire

Cognizant
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cognizant across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cognizant Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Cognizant
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognizant within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Leeds -21 3 - -
Cognizant
Yorkshire

Cognizant
Top 20 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region 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 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) BladeLogic
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) ATM
3 1 (33.33%) Banking

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) ATM
General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Test Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) BladeLogic