Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 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
England > North West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 331 325 357
Rank change year-on-year -6 +32 +26
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 33 42 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.25% 0.34% 0.085%
As % of the Vendors category 0.53% 0.76% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 1
North West median annual salary £25,000 £60,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -58.33% +17.65% -
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +1.01% -29.29% -3.45%

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 the North West.

All Vendors
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 6218 5538 5623
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 46.64% 44.52% 43.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4824 4410 4483
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,750 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £59,775 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Cognizant
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Cognizant as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Cognizant in the North West

Cognizant
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Cognizant in the North West

Cognizant
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognizant within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 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
Manchester -14 29 £25,000 -58.33%
Cheshire -45 4 - - 1
Cognizant
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 North West region with a requirement for Cognizant.

1 24 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (69.70%) Scrum
3 21 (63.64%) Salesforce.com
4 18 (54.55%) Finance
4 18 (54.55%) Waterfall
5 17 (51.52%) SDLC
6 12 (36.36%) Force.com
7 11 (33.33%) Visualforce
7 11 (33.33%) Apex Code
8 10 (30.30%) Web Application Development
8 10 (30.30%) Dynamics CRM
8 10 (30.30%) Business Development
8 10 (30.30%) CRM
9 9 (27.27%) Adobe
9 9 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (27.27%) Adobe Campaign
9 9 (27.27%) Presales
9 9 (27.27%) Chatbot
10 8 (24.24%) Project Management
10 8 (24.24%) Banking
11 7 (21.21%) PMP
11 7 (21.21%) PMI Certification
11 7 (21.21%) PRINCE2
12 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (18.18%) Data Management
12 6 (18.18%) Information Management
12 6 (18.18%) RAD
12 6 (18.18%) Performance Management
12 6 (18.18%) Data Integration
12 6 (18.18%) Data Analytics

Cognizant
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (3.03%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (27.27%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (3.03%) NetSuite
3 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (36.36%) Force.com
2 2 (6.06%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (3.03%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) Big Data
2 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.03%) Grunt
1 1 (3.03%) Jasmine
1 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.03%) JIRA
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (3.03%) webpack
General
1 18 (54.55%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Back Office
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Private Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Business Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Architect
2 6 (18.18%) CRM Manager
2 6 (18.18%) CRM Project Manager
2 6 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 6 (18.18%) Salesforce Business Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Technical Business Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.09%) CRM Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) CRM Business Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Graduate
5 2 (6.06%) Graduate Software Tester
5 2 (6.06%) Graduate Tester
5 2 (6.06%) QA Tester
5 2 (6.06%) Software QA Tester
5 2 (6.06%) Software Tester
5 2 (6.06%) Tester
6 1 (3.03%) Graduate Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Graduate QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) Visualforce
2 5 (15.15%) Web Services
3 2 (6.06%) XML
4 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (3.03%) Backbone.js
4 1 (3.03%) COM
4 1 (3.03%) CSS
4 1 (3.03%) DOM
4 1 (3.03%) Express
4 1 (3.03%) HTML
4 1 (3.03%) JSON
4 1 (3.03%) MEAN Stack
4 1 (3.03%) Meteor
4 1 (3.03%) Node.js
4 1 (3.03%) OAuth
4 1 (3.03%) REST
4 1 (3.03%) SOAP
4 1 (3.03%) WebRTC
4 1 (3.03%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (18.18%) Social Media
3 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
4 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 3 (9.09%) Smartphone
5 1 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (3.03%) Life Science
5 1 (3.03%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Android
1 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (69.70%) Scrum
3 18 (54.55%) Waterfall
4 17 (51.52%) SDLC
5 10 (30.30%) Business Development
5 10 (30.30%) CRM
5 10 (30.30%) Web Application Development
6 9 (27.27%) Presales
7 8 (24.24%) Project Management
8 7 (21.21%) PRINCE2
9 6 (18.18%) Analytics
9 6 (18.18%) Big Data Analytics
9 6 (18.18%) Business Analytics
9 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (18.18%) Data Analytics
9 6 (18.18%) Data Integration
9 6 (18.18%) Data Management
9 6 (18.18%) Information Management
9 6 (18.18%) Performance Management
9 6 (18.18%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) Apex Code
2 1 (3.03%) C++
2 1 (3.03%) GraphQL
2 1 (3.03%) Java
2 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) PMI Certification
1 7 (21.21%) PMP
2 5 (15.15%) Degree
3 3 (9.09%) ISEB
4 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) Data Quality
2 4 (12.12%) QA
3 2 (6.06%) GDPR
4 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (3.03%) MiFID
4 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 21 (63.64%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (27.27%) Adobe
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) Pega
4 1 (3.03%) Siebel