Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 279 278 272
Rank change year-on-year -1 -6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 6 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.089% 0.11% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.24% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 9
Manchester median annual salary £27,000 £25,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% -58.33% -
North West median annual salary £27,000 £25,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% -58.33% -

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 2,931 3,382 3,148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 43.43% 46.01% 42.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2,431 2,734 2,672
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +4.88% +2.50%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £69,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 21 January 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Cognizant.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
3 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (33.33%) SDET
3 2 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (33.33%) Thought Leadership
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Quality Management

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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) SuccessFactors
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) NUnit
1 2 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Development Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Graduate
1 2 (33.33%) Graduate Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Graduate Software Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Graduate Software Test Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Graduate Test Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Management Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Software Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Software Development Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering Graduate
1 2 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) REST
1 2 (33.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 2 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) SDET
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) SAP