Period
to 26 June 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cognizant products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cognizant over the 6 months to 26 June 2019 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.

Cognizant
UK > England
6 months to
26 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 862 761 584
Rank change year-on-year -101 -177 +204
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 195 430 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.26% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.61% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 22
England median annual salary £27,500 £56,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -50.89% -13.85% +18.72%
10th Percentile £22,250 £27,000 £52,125
90th Percentile £60,000 £79,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £27,500 £50,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -45.00% -23.08% +18.72%

Cognizant is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 56,752 71,000 72,275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.48% 43.51% 44.21%
Number of salaries quoted 43,860 55,848 58,116
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Cognizant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Cognizant as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Cognizant in England

Cognizant
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cognizant in England.

Salary trend for Cognizant in England

Cognizant
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cognizant in England over the 6 months to 26 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Cognizant in England

Cognizant
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognizant within the England region over the 6 months to 26 June 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -82 159 £27,500 -63.33% 4
South East +1 18 £55,000 +13.40% 1
North of England +24 9 - - 2
North West +24 5 - - 2
East of England +85 4 - -
Yorkshire +12 4 - -
East Midlands +33 2 - - 2
South West +19 2 - -
Midlands +16 2 - - 2
Cognizant
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 2019, IT jobs citing Cognizant also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Cognizant.

1 68 (34.87%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (29.23%) Analytics
3 56 (28.72%) DevOps
4 54 (27.69%) Risk Management
5 50 (25.64%) Artificial Intelligence
5 50 (25.64%) Marketing
6 49 (25.13%) Finance
7 47 (24.10%) Business Development
8 41 (21.03%) Microsoft Azure
9 40 (20.51%) Amazon AWS
10 39 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
10 39 (20.00%) Degree
11 37 (18.97%) Microservices
12 35 (17.95%) Programme Management
13 32 (16.41%) Data Centre
14 31 (15.90%) Migration
15 30 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
15 30 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
16 29 (14.87%) Machine Learning
17 28 (14.36%) Enterprise Software
17 28 (14.36%) ITIL
18 27 (13.85%) Java
18 27 (13.85%) Computer Science
18 27 (13.85%) Google Cloud Platform
18 27 (13.85%) Mentoring
19 26 (13.33%) Test Automation
19 26 (13.33%) Banking
20 25 (12.82%) Cloud Native
21 24 (12.31%) Spring
22 23 (11.79%) Change Management

Cognizant
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 16 (8.21%) Cloud Foundry
2 12 (6.15%) Apache Spark
3 9 (4.62%) Confluence
4 6 (3.08%) Apache
5 4 (2.05%) Apache Pig
5 4 (2.05%) IIS
6 2 (1.03%) Anypoint
6 2 (1.03%) Mule
6 2 (1.03%) Mule ESB
6 2 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.03%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.51%) Appian
7 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle BPEL
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (1.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.59%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 7 (3.59%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 5 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (2.05%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.54%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (1.54%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (1.03%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (1.03%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (1.03%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.03%) SAP IBP
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 41 (21.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (20.51%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (13.85%) Google Cloud Platform
4 23 (11.79%) PaaS
4 23 (11.79%) SaaS
5 21 (10.77%) IaaS
6 10 (5.13%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (3.08%) Amazon S3
8 5 (2.56%) Oracle CX
9 4 (2.05%) Amazon EMR
9 4 (2.05%) Amazon Kinesis
9 4 (2.05%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (2.05%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (2.05%) Azure Data Factory
9 4 (2.05%) GitHub
9 4 (2.05%) Serverless
10 3 (1.54%) Azure Machine Learning
10 3 (1.54%) Office 365
10 3 (1.54%) Power Platform
11 2 (1.03%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.64%) Internet
1 11 (5.64%) TCP/IP
2 9 (4.62%) Firewall
3 8 (4.10%) DNS
4 7 (3.59%) VLAN
5 6 (3.08%) DHCP
5 6 (3.08%) LAN
5 6 (3.08%) WAN
6 5 (2.56%) BGP
6 5 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (2.56%) EIGRP
6 5 (2.56%) MPLS
6 5 (2.56%) OSPF
6 5 (2.56%) VPN
7 4 (2.05%) NAS
7 4 (2.05%) SAN
8 2 (1.03%) HTTP
8 2 (1.03%) HTTPS
8 2 (1.03%) Kerberos
8 2 (1.03%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.79%) Blockchain
2 16 (8.21%) NoSQL
3 12 (6.15%) MarkLogic
4 8 (4.10%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (4.10%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (3.59%) Data Lake
6 6 (3.08%) Amazon Athena
6 6 (3.08%) Amazon Redshift
6 6 (3.08%) Azure SQL Database
6 6 (3.08%) BigQuery
6 6 (3.08%) Hadoop
7 5 (2.56%) Big Data
7 5 (2.56%) HDInsight
8 4 (2.05%) Apache Hive
8 4 (2.05%) Bigtable
8 4 (2.05%) DB2
8 4 (2.05%) Electronic Patient Records
8 4 (2.05%) QualityStage
8 4 (2.05%) SAP HANA
8 4 (2.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (10.77%) Jenkins
2 20 (10.26%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.10%) JIRA
3 8 (4.10%) Sonatype Nexus
4 7 (3.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (2.56%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.05%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.05%) JUnit
6 4 (2.05%) Subversion
7 3 (1.54%) Maven
7 3 (1.54%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (1.03%) AdminStudio
8 2 (1.03%) Artifactory
8 2 (1.03%) InstallShield
8 2 (1.03%) Selenium
8 2 (1.03%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.03%) Spock
8 2 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.03%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.03%) Vagrant
General
1 50 (25.64%) Marketing
2 49 (25.13%) Finance
3 26 (13.33%) Banking
4 17 (8.72%) Advertising
4 17 (8.72%) Retail
5 8 (4.10%) Publishing
6 7 (3.59%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.56%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.05%) Front Office
9 3 (1.54%) Investment Banking
10 2 (1.03%) Social Science
10 2 (1.03%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.51%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 45 (23.08%) Architect
2 24 (12.31%) Developer
3 18 (9.23%) Cloud Architect
4 16 (8.21%) Digital Executive
5 12 (6.15%) Consultant
5 12 (6.15%) Senior Architect
6 11 (5.64%) Programme Director
6 11 (5.64%) Technology Director
7 10 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (4.10%) Analyst
8 8 (4.10%) Customer Executive
8 8 (4.10%) Customer Service Executive
8 8 (4.10%) Engagement Director
8 8 (4.10%) Programme Manager
8 8 (4.10%) Services Director
8 8 (4.10%) Software Developer
9 7 (3.59%) Data Architect
9 7 (3.59%) Project Manager
10 6 (3.08%) Delivery Manager
10 6 (3.08%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (12.31%) Spring
2 22 (11.28%) Kafka
3 18 (9.23%) Spring Boot
4 12 (6.15%) .NET
4 12 (6.15%) Spring Cloud
5 11 (5.64%) Middleware
6 5 (2.56%) SOAP
6 5 (2.56%) WCF
6 5 (2.56%) Web Services
7 4 (2.05%) .NET Framework
7 4 (2.05%) JSF
7 4 (2.05%) JSON
7 4 (2.05%) Keras
7 4 (2.05%) Spring MVC
8 3 (1.54%) JMS
8 3 (1.54%) Node.js
8 3 (1.54%) OAuth
8 3 (1.54%) RESTful
8 3 (1.54%) SAML
9 2 (1.03%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (16.41%) Data Centre
3 28 (14.36%) Enterprise Software
4 25 (12.82%) Cloud Native
5 16 (8.21%) Hybrid Cloud
6 15 (7.69%) Management Information System
7 13 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
8 10 (5.13%) Robotics
8 10 (5.13%) Social Media
9 9 (4.62%) Internet of Things
9 9 (4.62%) Public Cloud
10 6 (3.08%) Virtual Team
11 5 (2.56%) Life Science
11 5 (2.56%) New Media
12 4 (2.05%) FMCG
13 3 (1.54%) Data Structures
13 3 (1.54%) User Experience
14 2 (1.03%) Enterprise Cloud
14 2 (1.03%) PMI
14 2 (1.03%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.74%) Windows
2 15 (7.69%) Linux
3 6 (3.08%) Unix
3 6 (3.08%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.05%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.03%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.51%) Android
6 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (34.87%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (29.23%) Analytics
3 56 (28.72%) DevOps
4 54 (27.69%) Risk Management
5 50 (25.64%) Artificial Intelligence
6 47 (24.10%) Business Development
7 37 (18.97%) Microservices
8 35 (17.95%) Programme Management
9 31 (15.90%) Migration
10 30 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
10 30 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 29 (14.87%) Machine Learning
12 28 (14.36%) ITIL
13 27 (13.85%) Computer Science
13 27 (13.85%) Mentoring
14 26 (13.33%) Test Automation
15 23 (11.79%) Change Management
15 23 (11.79%) Coaching
16 22 (11.28%) Collaborative Working
16 22 (11.28%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (13.85%) Java
2 17 (8.72%) Python
3 16 (8.21%) SQL
4 8 (4.10%) PowerShell
5 6 (3.08%) Ruby
6 4 (2.05%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.05%) R
6 4 (2.05%) Scala
6 4 (2.05%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.54%) C
7 3 (1.54%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.03%) Groovy
8 2 (1.03%) Java 8
8 2 (1.03%) Kotlin
8 2 (1.03%) Perl
8 2 (1.03%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (20.00%) Degree
2 13 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (6.15%) Master's Degree
4 8 (4.10%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 8 (4.10%) CISM
4 8 (4.10%) CISSP
4 8 (4.10%) ISACA
5 6 (3.08%) ISTQB
5 6 (3.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (3.08%) MCSE
5 6 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (2.56%) CCNA
6 5 (2.56%) CompTIA Security+
6 5 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (2.56%) GIAC
7 4 (2.05%) APMP
7 4 (2.05%) IISP
7 4 (2.05%) ISEB
7 4 (2.05%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.10%) COBIT
1 8 (4.10%) GDPR
1 8 (4.10%) SLA
2 7 (3.59%) QA
3 2 (1.03%) PMO
3 2 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (4.10%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.05%) Docker
2 4 (2.05%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.05%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.03%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (1.03%) BitLocker
3 2 (1.03%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 16 (8.21%) Terraform
2 15 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (6.67%) Ansible
4 11 (5.64%) Puppet
5 6 (3.08%) Scalr
6 5 (2.56%) FortiGate
7 4 (2.05%) Kubernetes
8 2 (1.03%) CloudHub
8 2 (1.03%) Control-M
8 2 (1.03%) Hadoop YARN
8 2 (1.03%) HP ALM
8 2 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (1.03%) Oozie
8 2 (1.03%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 2 (1.03%) SCCM
8 2 (1.03%) ThinApp
8 2 (1.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (10.26%) Google
1 20 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.23%) Oracle
3 15 (7.69%) Adobe
4 14 (7.18%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (6.67%) Alibaba
6 10 (5.13%) ServiceNow
7 9 (4.62%) IBM
8 8 (4.10%) SAP
8 8 (4.10%) Tableau
8 8 (4.10%) VMware
9 7 (3.59%) JD Edwards
9 7 (3.59%) Kronos
9 7 (3.59%) PeopleSoft
10 5 (2.56%) CheckPoint
10 5 (2.56%) Cisco
10 5 (2.56%) Fortinet
10 5 (2.56%) Palo Alto
10 5 (2.56%) SonicWALL
11 4 (2.05%) IBM Sterling