Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 750 785 970
Rank change year-on-year +35 +185 +66
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 425 420 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.25% 0.23% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.57% 0.54% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 34 54
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% -31.72% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £40,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £54,000 £79,375 £102,125
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £72,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% -31.72% -

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 74360 78284 94188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.34% 43.68% 45.71%
Number of salaries quoted 57986 63834 77470
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +40 316 £50,000 -23.08% 31
North of England -2 39 £25,000 -58.33% 2
North West -28 33 £25,000 -58.33% 2
East of England +30 24 - -
South West +8 22 - -
Midlands +8 16 - -
East Midlands +30 8 - -
West Midlands +9 8 - -
South East -15 8 - - 2
North East +15 6 - -
Cognizant
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for Cognizant.

1 211 (49.65%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (31.06%) Finance
3 107 (25.18%) Banking
4 100 (23.53%) Oracle
5 98 (23.06%) Scrum
6 94 (22.12%) Degree
7 93 (21.88%) Java
8 81 (19.06%) Stakeholder Management
9 72 (16.94%) DevOps
9 72 (16.94%) Analytical Skills
10 70 (16.47%) Retail
11 69 (16.24%) SQL
12 68 (16.00%) Migration
13 65 (15.29%) Business Transformation
14 64 (15.06%) Waterfall
15 60 (14.12%) Analytics
15 60 (14.12%) Web Services
16 56 (13.18%) Salesforce.com
17 54 (12.71%) SDLC
18 52 (12.24%) Investment Banking
19 51 (12.00%) XML
19 51 (12.00%) .NET
20 47 (11.06%) Linux
20 47 (11.06%) SOA
21 46 (10.82%) SQL Server
21 46 (10.82%) Amazon AWS
22 45 (10.59%) Business Development
22 45 (10.59%) Computer Science
23 43 (10.12%) Data Analytics
24 42 (9.88%) Wealth 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 24 (5.65%) JBoss
2 23 (5.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 17 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 10 (2.35%) Confluence
5 9 (2.12%) Tomcat
6 8 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (1.41%) Apache
7 6 (1.41%) IIS
8 5 (1.18%) Apache Solr
8 5 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (1.18%) MS Exchange
8 5 (1.18%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.94%) Anypoint
9 4 (0.94%) CMS
9 4 (0.94%) Mule
9 4 (0.94%) Mule ESB
9 4 (0.94%) Oracle Service Bus
10 3 (0.71%) Marvel
Applications
1 9 (2.12%) Chatbot
2 5 (1.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (0.71%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (0.71%) InVision
3 3 (0.71%) UXPin
4 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 42 (9.88%) Temenos T24
2 21 (4.94%) Oracle EBS
3 18 (4.24%) Dynamics AX
3 18 (4.24%) Dynamics CRM
4 17 (4.00%) Adobe Campaign
5 14 (3.29%) SAP Hybris
6 9 (2.12%) Oracle BPM
7 8 (1.88%) Eloqua
7 8 (1.88%) SDL Web 8
8 6 (1.41%) NetSuite
8 6 (1.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 4 (0.94%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 46 (10.82%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (7.76%) Force.com
3 23 (5.41%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 19 (4.47%) GitHub
5 17 (4.00%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 15 (3.53%) Amazon EMR
7 14 (3.29%) SaaS
8 12 (2.82%) Veeva
9 11 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
10 10 (2.35%) IaaS
10 10 (2.35%) PaaS
11 6 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (1.18%) Office 365
13 3 (0.71%) Dynamics 365
14 2 (0.47%) Yammer
15 1 (0.24%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.53%) Firewall
2 11 (2.59%) HTTP
3 9 (2.12%) Ethernet
3 9 (2.12%) Internet
3 9 (2.12%) LAN
3 9 (2.12%) WAN
4 8 (1.88%) TCP/IP
5 7 (1.65%) SAN
6 6 (1.41%) VPN
7 5 (1.18%) HTTPS
7 5 (1.18%) NAS
8 4 (0.94%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (0.94%) DNS
8 4 (0.94%) Intranet
8 4 (0.94%) IPsec
8 4 (0.94%) NetScaler
8 4 (0.94%) Network Security
9 2 (0.47%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (0.47%) Cisco IPT
9 2 (0.47%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (10.82%) SQL Server
2 33 (7.76%) PostgreSQL
3 32 (7.53%) MongoDB
4 26 (6.12%) NoSQL
5 22 (5.18%) Relational Database
6 20 (4.71%) Amazon RDS
6 20 (4.71%) Apache Cassandra
6 20 (4.71%) Big Data
7 17 (4.00%) Oracle Database
8 12 (2.82%) RDBMS
9 11 (2.59%) MySQL
10 10 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (1.18%) Endeca
11 5 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (1.18%) Oracle Exadata
11 5 (1.18%) Oracle ODI
12 4 (0.94%) OLAP
12 4 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 37 (8.71%) Jenkins
2 34 (8.00%) JIRA
2 34 (8.00%) Selenium
3 25 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 17 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (3.76%) Subversion
6 14 (3.29%) Visual Studio
7 12 (2.82%) Bitbucket
7 12 (2.82%) Maven
8 8 (1.88%) Appium
8 8 (1.88%) Artifactory
8 8 (1.88%) GoCD
8 8 (1.88%) HP UFT
8 8 (1.88%) JConsole
8 8 (1.88%) LoadRunner
8 8 (1.88%) NeoLoad
8 8 (1.88%) The Grinder
8 8 (1.88%) VisualVM
9 6 (1.41%) MSBuild
9 6 (1.41%) MSI
General
1 132 (31.06%) Finance
2 107 (25.18%) Banking
3 70 (16.47%) Retail
4 52 (12.24%) Investment Banking
5 42 (9.88%) Financial Institution
5 42 (9.88%) Marketing
6 38 (8.94%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.12%) Back Office
8 8 (1.88%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (1.65%) Billing
10 5 (1.18%) Legal
10 5 (1.18%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.94%) Front Office
12 2 (0.47%) Advertising
12 2 (0.47%) Publishing
13 1 (0.24%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 89 (20.94%) Architect
2 60 (14.12%) Analyst
3 56 (13.18%) Developer
4 48 (11.29%) Consultant
5 32 (7.53%) Test Analyst
6 28 (6.59%) Java Developer
7 27 (6.35%) Business Analyst
8 26 (6.12%) Solutions Architect
9 17 (4.00%) Senior Developer
10 16 (3.76%) Data Consultant
10 16 (3.76%) Functional Analyst
10 16 (3.76%) Functional Test Analyst
10 16 (3.76%) Test Leader
11 15 (3.53%) DBA
11 15 (3.53%) Technical Architect
12 14 (3.29%) Senior Manager
13 13 (3.06%) Senior Java Developer
14 12 (2.82%) Enterprise Architect
14 12 (2.82%) Functional Consultant
14 12 (2.82%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (14.12%) Web Services
2 51 (12.00%) .NET
2 51 (12.00%) XML
3 31 (7.29%) Middleware
3 31 (7.29%) Spring
4 30 (7.06%) HTML
5 27 (6.35%) RESTful
6 26 (6.12%) Oracle Fusion
6 26 (6.12%) Visualforce
7 25 (5.88%) CSS
8 22 (5.18%) AngularJS
8 22 (5.18%) Hibernate
8 22 (5.18%) J2EE
9 19 (4.47%) ASP.NET
10 15 (3.53%) REST
11 12 (2.82%) WSDL
12 10 (2.35%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (2.12%) HTML5
13 9 (2.12%) jBPM
13 9 (2.12%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 72 (16.94%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (10.59%) Computer Science
3 34 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
4 30 (7.06%) Life Science
5 28 (6.59%) Data Centre
6 25 (5.88%) Management Information System
7 18 (4.24%) Social Media
8 9 (2.12%) Greenfield Project
8 9 (2.12%) Public Cloud
8 9 (2.12%) User Experience
9 8 (1.88%) Cloud Native
9 8 (1.88%) Smartphone
10 7 (1.65%) Hybrid Cloud
11 6 (1.41%) Taxonomies
12 5 (1.18%) Data Protection Act
12 5 (1.18%) Enterprise Storage
12 5 (1.18%) Linux Command Line
12 5 (1.18%) Tandem
13 4 (0.94%) Blog
13 4 (0.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 47 (11.06%) Linux
2 34 (8.00%) Windows
3 18 (4.24%) Unix
4 17 (4.00%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.65%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (1.18%) Android
6 5 (1.18%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.18%) Solaris
7 4 (0.94%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.47%) AIX
8 2 (0.47%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (49.65%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (23.06%) Scrum
3 81 (19.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 72 (16.94%) DevOps
5 68 (16.00%) Migration
6 65 (15.29%) Business Transformation
7 64 (15.06%) Waterfall
8 60 (14.12%) Analytics
9 54 (12.71%) SDLC
10 47 (11.06%) SOA
11 45 (10.59%) Business Development
12 43 (10.12%) Data Analytics
13 42 (9.88%) Time Management
13 42 (9.88%) User Acceptance Testing
13 42 (9.88%) Wealth Management
14 41 (9.65%) Presales
15 40 (9.41%) Mentoring
16 39 (9.18%) Data Migration
17 38 (8.94%) Collaborative Working
17 38 (8.94%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 93 (21.88%) Java
2 69 (16.24%) SQL
3 32 (7.53%) JavaScript
4 27 (6.35%) C#
5 26 (6.12%) Apex Code
6 17 (4.00%) Shell Script
7 14 (3.29%) PowerShell
8 11 (2.59%) C++
9 8 (1.88%) Perl
9 8 (1.88%) Python
10 6 (1.41%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.18%) C
11 5 (1.18%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.24%) GraphQL
Qualifications
1 94 (22.12%) Degree
2 37 (8.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 33 (7.76%) Master's Degree
4 26 (6.12%) ISTQB
5 14 (3.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 12 (2.82%) PMI Certification
6 12 (2.82%) PMP
7 10 (2.35%) SC Cleared
7 10 (2.35%) Security Cleared
8 7 (1.65%) A+ Certification
8 7 (1.65%) MBA
9 6 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (1.18%) AWS Certification
10 5 (1.18%) CTC Cleared
10 5 (1.18%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (8.94%) QA
2 25 (5.88%) Data Quality
3 9 (2.12%) PMO
4 6 (1.41%) COBIT
4 6 (1.41%) GDPR
5 5 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.18%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.71%) SLA
7 1 (0.24%) MiFID
System Software
1 12 (2.82%) Docker
2 5 (1.18%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.47%) Firmware
3 2 (0.47%) FreeRADIUS
3 2 (0.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (2.35%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.88%) Puppet
2 8 (1.88%) Rundeck
2 8 (1.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (1.18%) Control-M
4 4 (0.94%) CA Spectrum
4 4 (0.94%) CloudHub
4 4 (0.94%) Stealthwatch
5 2 (0.47%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 100 (23.53%) Oracle
2 56 (13.18%) Salesforce.com
3 42 (9.88%) Temenos
4 38 (8.94%) Microsoft
5 21 (4.94%) JD Edwards
5 21 (4.94%) PeopleSoft
6 19 (4.47%) Adobe
7 16 (3.76%) SAP
8 14 (3.29%) hybris
8 14 (3.29%) TOWER Software
9 12 (2.82%) CA
9 12 (2.82%) jBASE
10 11 (2.59%) Cisco
10 11 (2.59%) IBM
11 10 (2.35%) Siebel
12 8 (1.88%) Dynatrace
12 8 (1.88%) HP
12 8 (1.88%) Perfecto Mobile
12 8 (1.88%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
13 7 (1.65%) VMware