Period
to 28 January 2022

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 28 January 2022 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
England > London
6 months to
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 472 526 709
Rank change year-on-year +54 +183 -166
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 269 2 14
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.52% 0.008% 0.027%
As % of the Vendors category 1.43% 0.023% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 6
10th Percentile £73,125 £76,250 £57,500
25th Percentile £77,813 £85,625 £65,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £92,500 £102,500 £107,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.76% -4.65% +290.91%
75th Percentile £103,750 £120,625 £130,000
90th Percentile - £130,750 £147,500
England median annual salary £92,500 £102,500 £107,500
% change year-on-year -9.76% -4.65% +290.91%

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 18,766 8,766 20,771
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 36.48% 35.81% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 12,373 7,056 16,288
10th Percentile £36,250 £40,000 £32,000
25th Percentile £50,000 £51,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
75th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £99,375 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Cognizant
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Cognizant as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Cognizant in London

Cognizant
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cognizant in London.

Salary trend for Cognizant in London

Cognizant
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cognizant in London over the 6 months to 28 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Cognizant in London

Cognizant
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognizant within the London region over the 6 months to 28 January 2022. 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
Jobs
West London - 4 - - 1
Central London - 1 £87,500 -
Cognizant
England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for Cognizant.

1 177 (65.80%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (40.89%) Social Skills
3 100 (37.17%) DevOps
4 94 (34.94%) Scrum
5 78 (29.00%) Analytical Skills
6 74 (27.51%) Azure
7 70 (26.02%) CI/CD
8 67 (24.91%) Jenkins
9 61 (22.68%) Test Automation
10 60 (22.30%) JIRA
11 58 (21.56%) QA
12 56 (20.82%) Java
12 56 (20.82%) Analytics
13 54 (20.07%) Microservices
14 50 (18.59%) Problem-Solving
15 49 (18.22%) AWS
16 48 (17.84%) Digital Transformation Programme
16 48 (17.84%) User Stories
17 44 (16.36%) .NET
18 43 (15.99%) Finance
19 42 (15.61%) Selenium
20 40 (14.87%) User Acceptance Testing
20 40 (14.87%) Retail
20 40 (14.87%) Stakeholder Management
21 37 (13.75%) SQL
22 36 (13.38%) Oracle
22 36 (13.38%) C#
22 36 (13.38%) Artificial Intelligence
23 35 (13.01%) Regression Testing
24 34 (12.64%) Web Services

Cognizant
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 19 (7.06%) Confluence
2 12 (4.46%) Apache Spark
3 8 (2.97%) CMS
4 4 (1.49%) CICS
4 4 (1.49%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (1.49%) JBoss
5 2 (0.74%) Apache
5 2 (0.74%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.97%) Temenos T24
2 4 (1.49%) BASE24
2 4 (1.49%) NetSuite
2 4 (1.49%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.49%) Oracle Assets
2 4 (1.49%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 4 (1.49%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (1.49%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.49%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.74%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 74 (27.51%) Azure
2 49 (18.22%) AWS
3 25 (9.29%) GCP
3 25 (9.29%) Serverless
4 17 (6.32%) Azure Functions
4 17 (6.32%) Azure Service Bus
4 17 (6.32%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (4.83%) PaaS
6 12 (4.46%) Amazon EMR
6 12 (4.46%) Amazon S3
7 10 (3.72%) Azure Data Factory
8 9 (3.35%) Azure Event Grid
8 9 (3.35%) Azure Logic Apps
9 8 (2.97%) Amazon Kinesis
9 8 (2.97%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (1.49%) GitHub
10 4 (1.49%) iPaaS
10 4 (1.49%) OpenShift
10 4 (1.49%) Sauce Labs
10 4 (1.49%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.46%) Internet
2 4 (1.49%) 5G
2 4 (1.49%) ATM
2 4 (1.49%) HTTP
2 4 (1.49%) Kerberos
2 4 (1.49%) PuTTY
2 4 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (1.49%) Wireshark
2 4 (1.49%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (10.04%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (7.43%) SQL Server
3 19 (7.06%) NoSQL
4 16 (5.95%) Hadoop
4 16 (5.95%) Relational Database
5 15 (5.58%) Redis
6 12 (4.46%) Apache Hive
6 12 (4.46%) Big Data
6 12 (4.46%) Electronic Patient Records
6 12 (4.46%) RDBMS
7 11 (4.09%) MongoDB
8 9 (3.35%) Data Lake
8 9 (3.35%) DB2
9 8 (2.97%) Amazon Athena
9 8 (2.97%) Amazon Aurora
9 8 (2.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 8 (2.97%) HBase
9 8 (2.97%) MySQL
9 8 (2.97%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 67 (24.91%) Jenkins
2 60 (22.30%) JIRA
3 42 (15.61%) Selenium
4 24 (8.92%) Cucumber
4 24 (8.92%) Git (software)
5 20 (7.43%) Postman
6 18 (6.69%) JMeter
7 16 (5.95%) Appium
7 16 (5.95%) Maven
7 16 (5.95%) REST Assured
7 16 (5.95%) Visual Studio
8 11 (4.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (2.97%) Bitbucket
9 8 (2.97%) Eclipse
9 8 (2.97%) Gradle
9 8 (2.97%) NUnit
9 8 (2.97%) SpecFlow
9 8 (2.97%) TeamCity
9 8 (2.97%) TestRail
10 6 (2.23%) LoadRunner
General
1 110 (40.89%) Social Skills
2 78 (29.00%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (15.99%) Finance
4 40 (14.87%) Retail
5 32 (11.90%) Presentation Skills
6 24 (8.92%) Marketing
7 23 (8.55%) Banking
8 16 (5.95%) Manufacturing
9 8 (2.97%) Automotive
9 8 (2.97%) Games
9 8 (2.97%) Law
9 8 (2.97%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (1.49%) Aerospace
10 4 (1.49%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 4 (1.49%) Organisational Skills
10 4 (1.49%) Public Sector
10 4 (1.49%) Telecoms
11 3 (1.12%) Influencing Skills
12 2 (0.74%) Back Office
12 2 (0.74%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (14.87%) Analyst
1 40 (14.87%) Developer
2 34 (12.64%) Architect
3 32 (11.90%) Business Analyst
4 23 (8.55%) Consultant
5 20 (7.43%) Digital Analyst
5 20 (7.43%) Digital Business Analyst
6 14 (5.20%) Technical Leader
7 13 (4.83%) Data Architect
8 12 (4.46%) Automation Engineer
8 12 (4.46%) Implementation Analyst
8 12 (4.46%) QA Consultant
8 12 (4.46%) Senior Developer
9 11 (4.09%) Tester
10 10 (3.72%) Test Leader
11 9 (3.35%) Azure Architect
12 8 (2.97%) .NET Developer
12 8 (2.97%) AWS Engineer
12 8 (2.97%) Data Engineer
12 8 (2.97%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (16.36%) .NET
2 34 (12.64%) Web Services
3 29 (10.78%) Middleware
4 23 (8.55%) AngularJS
5 21 (7.81%) REST
6 20 (7.43%) .NET Framework
6 20 (7.43%) RESTful
7 19 (7.06%) HTML
7 19 (7.06%) React
8 16 (5.95%) XML
9 15 (5.58%) ASP.NET
10 13 (4.83%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (4.46%) Spring
11 12 (4.46%) Spring Boot
12 11 (4.09%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (4.09%) jQuery
13 9 (3.35%) .NET Core
14 8 (2.97%) CSS
14 8 (2.97%) HTML5
14 8 (2.97%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.92%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (5.95%) Cloud Native
2 16 (5.95%) Tandem
3 12 (4.46%) Data Structures
3 12 (4.46%) Renewable Energy
3 12 (4.46%) Virtual Team
4 8 (2.97%) Client/Server
4 8 (2.97%) DTCC
4 8 (2.97%) Internet of Things
4 8 (2.97%) Legacy Applications
4 8 (2.97%) Life Science
5 7 (2.60%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.23%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.49%) Blog
7 4 (1.49%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.49%) Industry 4.0
7 4 (1.49%) PMI
7 4 (1.49%) Podcast
7 4 (1.49%) Raspberry Pi
7 4 (1.49%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 18 (6.69%) Linux
2 8 (2.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (2.97%) Unix
2 8 (2.97%) Windows
3 4 (1.49%) Android
3 4 (1.49%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.49%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.74%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (65.80%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (37.17%) DevOps
3 94 (34.94%) Scrum
4 70 (26.02%) CI/CD
5 61 (22.68%) Test Automation
6 56 (20.82%) Analytics
7 54 (20.07%) Microservices
8 50 (18.59%) Problem-Solving
9 48 (17.84%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 48 (17.84%) User Stories
10 40 (14.87%) Stakeholder Management
10 40 (14.87%) User Acceptance Testing
11 36 (13.38%) Artificial Intelligence
12 35 (13.01%) Regression Testing
13 33 (12.27%) Data Science
13 33 (12.27%) SDLC
14 32 (11.90%) Kanban
14 32 (11.90%) Requirements Gathering
15 30 (11.15%) Test Strategy
16 28 (10.41%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 56 (20.82%) Java
2 37 (13.75%) SQL
3 36 (13.38%) C#
4 31 (11.52%) JavaScript
4 31 (11.52%) Python
5 12 (4.46%) Scala
6 8 (2.97%) C
6 8 (2.97%) COBOL
6 8 (2.97%) Java 8
6 8 (2.97%) PowerShell
6 8 (2.97%) TypeScript
7 6 (2.23%) Ruby
8 4 (1.49%) C++
8 4 (1.49%) ES6
8 4 (1.49%) JCL
8 4 (1.49%) Kotlin
8 4 (1.49%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.49%) RPG
9 3 (1.12%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 8 (2.97%) Degree
1 8 (2.97%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (1.49%) PMI Certification
2 4 (1.49%) SC Cleared
2 4 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (21.56%) QA
2 8 (2.97%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.49%) Accessibility
3 4 (1.49%) GDPR
3 4 (1.49%) ISO 8583
3 4 (1.49%) SEPA
3 4 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (2.97%) Docker
1 8 (2.97%) HDFS
2 4 (1.49%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.49%) Firmware
2 4 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.49%) VMware NSX
2 4 (1.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (9.29%) Kubernetes
2 8 (2.97%) Single Sign-On
3 6 (2.23%) Terraform
4 4 (1.49%) Consul
4 4 (1.49%) Data Guard
4 4 (1.49%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 4 (1.49%) Failover Clustering
4 4 (1.49%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (1.49%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (1.49%) SCCM
4 4 (1.49%) SCOM
4 4 (1.49%) Simpana
4 4 (1.49%) VxRail
5 2 (0.74%) Kibana
Vendors
1 36 (13.38%) Oracle
2 20 (7.43%) Microsoft
3 12 (4.46%) Informatica
4 8 (2.97%) Cisco
4 8 (2.97%) Commvault
4 8 (2.97%) Google
4 8 (2.97%) Red Hat
4 8 (2.97%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (2.97%) Temenos
4 8 (2.97%) VMware
4 8 (2.97%) Xceptor
5 6 (2.23%) AppDynamics
5 6 (2.23%) Dynatrace
5 6 (2.23%) Micro Focus
5 6 (2.23%) Splunk
6 5 (1.86%) IBM
7 4 (1.49%) BT
7 4 (1.49%) CA Agile Central
7 4 (1.49%) MicroStrategy
7 4 (1.49%) SAP