Period
to 15 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 15 August 2018 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 268 261 252
Rank change year-on-year -7 -9 +17
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 14 41 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.19% 0.50% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 1.08% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Manchester median annual salary £27,000 - £60,000
North West median annual salary £27,000 - £60,000

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 Manchester.

All Vendors
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,251 3,787 2,941
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 44.64% 46.19% 41.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2,679 3,112 2,446
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.24% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,000 £23,875
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £61,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Cognizant
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Cognizant in Manchester

Cognizant
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Cognizant in Manchester

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Cognizant.

1 8 (57.14%) Java
1 8 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 6 (42.86%) RESTful
2 6 (42.86%) REST
2 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 6 (42.86%) Data Structures
2 6 (42.86%) Algorithms
2 6 (42.86%) SDET
2 6 (42.86%) OOP
2 6 (42.86%) OO
2 6 (42.86%) Coaching
3 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (28.57%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 4 (28.57%) Python
3 4 (28.57%) EAI
3 4 (28.57%) SOA
3 4 (28.57%) B2B
3 4 (28.57%) Middleware
3 4 (28.57%) Process Management
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) NUnit
3 4 (28.57%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 4 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (28.57%) SDLC
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Analytics
3 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software

Cognizant
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (28.57%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) JIRA
1 4 (28.57%) NUnit
1 4 (28.57%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (14.29%) Gradle
2 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) JUnit
2 2 (14.29%) Maven
2 2 (14.29%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
1 4 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Development Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Graduate
2 2 (14.29%) Graduate Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Graduate Software Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Graduate Software Test Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Graduate Test Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Programme Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Software Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Software Development Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering Graduate
2 2 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Transformation Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Transformation Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) REST
1 6 (42.86%) RESTful
2 4 (28.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Algorithms
1 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
1 6 (42.86%) Data Structures
2 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 6 (42.86%) Coaching
2 6 (42.86%) OO
2 6 (42.86%) OOP
2 6 (42.86%) SDET
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Analytics
3 4 (28.57%) B2B
3 4 (28.57%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 4 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (28.57%) Complex Event Processing
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (28.57%) EAI
3 4 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Process Management
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) SDLC
3 4 (28.57%) SOA
3 4 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 4 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) Groovy
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 2 (14.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) PMO
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Splunk
2 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com