Period
to 16 September 2021

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 16 September 2021 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
16 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 636 442 680
Rank change year-on-year -194 +238 -87
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 89 49 54
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.18% 0.23% 0.097%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 0.60% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 1
10th Percentile £63,875 £76,250 "
25th Percentile £77,188 £85,625 £61,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £97,500 £102,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.88% +64.00% -16.67%
75th Percentile £103,750 £120,625 £63,750
90th Percentile " £130,750 "
England median annual salary £97,500 £102,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year -4.88% +64.00% +5.04%

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 17,904 8,121 22,792
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 36.67% 38.18% 40.89%
Number of salaries quoted 11,441 6,452 17,800
10th Percentile £37,500 £39,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £49,250 £50,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.70% +12.50% +2.56%
75th Percentile £82,500 £85,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £110,000 £93,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 16 September 2021.

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 16 September 2021. 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
Central London -53 1 £67,500 -
Cognizant
England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2021, 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 50 (56.18%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (42.70%) AWS
3 34 (38.20%) Retail
4 33 (37.08%) GCP
5 32 (35.96%) Microservices
6 31 (34.83%) Social Skills
6 31 (34.83%) Java
7 30 (33.71%) DevOps
8 29 (32.58%) Jenkins
8 29 (32.58%) Test Automation
9 26 (29.21%) Scrum
10 24 (26.97%) Cucumber
10 24 (26.97%) Selenium
11 22 (24.72%) JIRA
12 21 (23.60%) Finance
12 21 (23.60%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (22.47%) BDD
13 20 (22.47%) Test Strategy
13 20 (22.47%) Analytics
13 20 (22.47%) SDET
14 17 (19.10%) Presales
14 17 (19.10%) Presentation Skills
14 17 (19.10%) Azure
14 17 (19.10%) Degree
14 17 (19.10%) Artificial Intelligence
15 16 (17.98%) Ruby
15 16 (17.98%) Git (software)
15 16 (17.98%) Microsoft
15 16 (17.98%) .NET
15 16 (17.98%) SOAP

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 9 (10.11%) Confluence
2 1 (1.12%) Apache
2 1 (1.12%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (10.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (10.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (8.99%) Temenos T24
2 4 (4.49%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (3.37%) NetSuite
4 1 (1.12%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 38 (42.70%) AWS
2 33 (37.08%) GCP
3 17 (19.10%) Azure
4 9 (10.11%) Power Platform
5 4 (4.49%) GitHub
5 4 (4.49%) IaaS
5 4 (4.49%) PaaS
6 3 (3.37%) SaaS
7 1 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.12%) Bitrise
7 1 (1.12%) Sauce Labs
7 1 (1.12%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.49%) Internet
1 4 (4.49%) PuTTY
2 1 (1.12%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.11%) Hadoop
1 9 (10.11%) NoSQL
1 9 (10.11%) Power BI
1 9 (10.11%) Tableau
2 8 (8.99%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.49%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 29 (32.58%) Jenkins
2 24 (26.97%) Cucumber
2 24 (26.97%) Selenium
3 22 (24.72%) JIRA
4 16 (17.98%) Git (software)
4 16 (17.98%) Postman
4 16 (17.98%) Serenity BDD
5 12 (13.48%) Robot Framework
5 12 (13.48%) SoapUI
6 4 (4.49%) Appium
6 4 (4.49%) Burp Suite
6 4 (4.49%) Cypress.io
6 4 (4.49%) JMeter
6 4 (4.49%) LoadRunner
6 4 (4.49%) NeoLoad
6 4 (4.49%) Subversion
7 3 (3.37%) Zephyr
8 1 (1.12%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.12%) Gradle
8 1 (1.12%) UI Automator
General
1 34 (38.20%) Retail
2 31 (34.83%) Social Skills
3 21 (23.60%) Finance
4 17 (19.10%) Presentation Skills
5 12 (13.48%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (10.11%) Manufacturing
6 9 (10.11%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (8.99%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 5 (5.62%) Banking
9 4 (4.49%) Back Office
9 4 (4.49%) Investment Banking
9 4 (4.49%) Telecoms
10 3 (3.37%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 15 (16.85%) Consultant
2 8 (8.99%) Analytics Manager
2 8 (8.99%) Architect
2 8 (8.99%) Consulting Manager
2 8 (8.99%) Solutions Architect
2 8 (8.99%) Test Manager
2 8 (8.99%) Tester
3 6 (6.74%) Test Leader
4 5 (5.62%) Analytics Consultant
4 5 (5.62%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (4.49%) Azure Architect
5 4 (4.49%) Azure Consultant
5 4 (4.49%) Development Engineer
5 4 (4.49%) Presales Solution Architect
5 4 (4.49%) Scrum Master
5 4 (4.49%) Security Tester
5 4 (4.49%) Senior Analytics Manager
5 4 (4.49%) Software Test Engineer
5 4 (4.49%) Solutions Consultant
5 4 (4.49%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.98%) .NET
1 16 (17.98%) SOAP
2 12 (13.48%) .NET Framework
3 8 (8.99%) React
4 7 (7.87%) Web Services
5 4 (4.49%) .NET Core
5 4 (4.49%) CSS
5 4 (4.49%) HTML
5 4 (4.49%) HTML5
5 4 (4.49%) pytest
5 4 (4.49%) REST
5 4 (4.49%) Velocity
6 2 (2.25%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.99%) Cloud Native
1 8 (8.99%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (5.62%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.49%) Credit Risk
3 4 (4.49%) Internet of Things
3 4 (4.49%) SWIFT
4 3 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.37%) Legacy Applications
5 1 (1.12%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.49%) Windows
2 1 (1.12%) Linux
2 1 (1.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (56.18%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (35.96%) Microservices
3 30 (33.71%) DevOps
4 29 (32.58%) Test Automation
5 26 (29.21%) Scrum
6 21 (23.60%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (22.47%) Analytics
7 20 (22.47%) BDD
7 20 (22.47%) SDET
7 20 (22.47%) Test Strategy
8 17 (19.10%) Artificial Intelligence
8 17 (19.10%) Presales
9 16 (17.98%) Critical Thinking
10 13 (14.61%) Data Governance
10 13 (14.61%) Data Modelling
10 13 (14.61%) Data Privacy
10 13 (14.61%) Data Science
10 13 (14.61%) Economics
10 13 (14.61%) Requirements Analysis
10 13 (14.61%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 31 (34.83%) Java
2 16 (17.98%) Ruby
3 15 (16.85%) JavaScript
4 7 (7.87%) SQL
5 4 (4.49%) C#
5 4 (4.49%) Python
6 1 (1.12%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 17 (19.10%) Degree
2 13 (14.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.61%) QA
2 9 (10.11%) GDPR
3 4 (4.49%) SEPA
4 1 (1.12%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 4 (4.49%) Kibana
2 1 (1.12%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (17.98%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.48%) Google
3 9 (10.11%) MicroStrategy
4 8 (8.99%) Temenos
5 4 (4.49%) AppDynamics
5 4 (4.49%) Databricks
5 4 (4.49%) Dynatrace
5 4 (4.49%) Micro Focus
5 4 (4.49%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (4.49%) Splunk
5 4 (4.49%) Veracode
6 3 (3.37%) CA Agile Central
6 3 (3.37%) Oracle
7 1 (1.12%) Intel
7 1 (1.12%) SAP