The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 3 months to 28 June 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
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 487 640 807
Rank change year-on-year +153 +167  
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 448 302 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.50% 0.31% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 1.13% 0.69% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 71
Median salary £65,000 £49,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.31% -23.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £43,900 £50,350
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £77,500 £91,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £47,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +36.84% -20.83%  

Cognizant is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 39713 43563 51205
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.66% 44.27% 46.77%
Number of salaries quoted 31466 35475 41270
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Cognizant
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Cognizant as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Cognizant in the UK

Cognizant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Cognizant in the UK

Cognizant
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cognizant over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cognizant in the UK

Cognizant
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognizant within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +151 430 £65,000 +31.31% 43
London +149 337 £92,500 +34.54% 26
Canary Wharf - 32 - -
North West -30 24 - - 7
South East +25 19 - - 1
East of England +8 18 £65,000 - 4
Scotland +16 16 - - 7
Manchester -21 16 - - 4
Cambridge +3 14 - -
Cambridgeshire +1 14 - - 2
South West +5 13 - - 2
Hampshire +25 10 - -
Edinburgh -5 9 - - 3
Bristol - 9 - -
Surrey +30 8 - -
Tyne and Wear +25 8 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne +21 8 - -
North East +15 8 - -
Staines +9 8 - -
East Midlands +20 7 - - 2
Glasgow +1 7 - - 4
Fareham - 6 - -
Nottingham -4 5 - - 2
Nottinghamshire -4 5 - - 2
Knutsford -42 5 - - 1
Cheshire -42 5 - - 2
West Midlands -1 4 - - 1
Coventry -10 4 - - 1
Wiltshire - 4 - - 1
Bromley - 4 - - 1

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 with a requirement for Cognizant.

1 348 (45.19%) Agile Software Development
2 230 (29.87%) Finance
3 199 (25.84%) Oracle
4 160 (20.78%) Java
5 159 (20.65%) DevOps
6 154 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 149 (19.35%) Retail
8 141 (18.31%) SQL
9 140 (18.18%) Marketing
10 137 (17.79%) Business Development
11 130 (16.88%) Degree
12 126 (16.36%) Scrum
13 123 (15.97%) Banking
14 118 (15.32%) Migration
14 118 (15.32%) Analytical Skills
15 112 (14.55%) QA
16 108 (14.03%) Microsoft
17 107 (13.90%) SOA
17 107 (13.90%) .NET
18 106 (13.77%) XML
19 105 (13.64%) JavaScript
20 103 (13.38%) Linux
21 100 (12.99%) Project Management
21 100 (12.99%) SDLC
22 98 (12.73%) Windows
22 98 (12.73%) SQL Server
23 94 (12.21%) Presales
24 91 (11.82%) Analytics
25 89 (11.56%) Data Centre
26 88 (11.43%) Web Services

Cognizant
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 71 (9.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 53 (6.88%) JBoss
3 28 (3.64%) Tomcat
4 26 (3.38%) Anypoint
4 26 (3.38%) Mule
4 26 (3.38%) Mule ESB
4 26 (3.38%) Oracle Service Bus
5 23 (2.99%) MS Exchange
6 16 (2.08%) SharePoint
6 16 (2.08%) WebLogic
7 12 (1.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 12 (1.56%) Apache
7 12 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
7 12 (1.56%) CMS
8 10 (1.30%) IIS
9 8 (1.04%) Cloud Foundry
9 8 (1.04%) Confluence
9 8 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (0.78%) IBM HTTP Server
10 6 (0.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 28 (3.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (2.47%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (1.04%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.39%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 40 (5.19%) SAP Hybris
2 33 (4.29%) Adobe Campaign
3 30 (3.90%) Eloqua
4 20 (2.60%) Dynamics AX
5 19 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
6 16 (2.08%) SDL Web 8
7 13 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
7 13 (1.69%) Temenos T24
8 6 (0.78%) SAP ERP
9 4 (0.52%) Endur
9 4 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (0.52%) SAP SD
9 4 (0.52%) WebTrends
10 3 (0.39%) VisionPLUS
11 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 85 (11.04%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (7.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 53 (6.88%) SaaS
4 45 (5.84%) GitHub
4 45 (5.84%) PaaS
5 29 (3.77%) IaaS
6 25 (3.25%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (2.08%) Dynamics 365
8 12 (1.56%) Amazon EMR
8 12 (1.56%) OpenShift
9 8 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (0.91%) Office 365
11 4 (0.52%) Adobe Analytics
11 4 (0.52%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 4 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (0.52%) IBM Blueworks
11 4 (0.52%) Loggly
11 4 (0.52%) SuccessFactors
11 4 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.16%) Firewall
2 20 (2.60%) LAN
2 20 (2.60%) SAN
2 20 (2.60%) WAN
3 18 (2.34%) Internet
4 16 (2.08%) NAS
5 13 (1.69%) DNS
6 12 (1.56%) Ethernet
7 9 (1.17%) TCP/IP
8 8 (1.04%) BIG-IP
8 8 (1.04%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (1.04%) DHCP
8 8 (1.04%) Intranet
8 8 (1.04%) LDAP
8 8 (1.04%) MPLS
8 8 (1.04%) SSL
8 8 (1.04%) VoIP
8 8 (1.04%) Wireless
9 6 (0.78%) HTTP
10 4 (0.52%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 54 (7.01%) Relational Database
3 50 (6.49%) PostgreSQL
4 40 (5.19%) MongoDB
5 36 (4.68%) RDBMS
6 31 (4.03%) Big Data
7 30 (3.90%) MySQL
8 26 (3.38%) NoSQL
9 21 (2.73%) Amazon RDS
9 21 (2.73%) Oracle Database
10 20 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
11 16 (2.08%) Oracle Exadata
12 13 (1.69%) Azure SQL Database
13 12 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
13 12 (1.56%) Oracle ODI
14 10 (1.30%) Hadoop
15 8 (1.04%) Informix
15 8 (1.04%) MS Access
15 8 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 88 (11.43%) JIRA
2 80 (10.39%) Git (software)
3 71 (9.22%) Subversion
4 59 (7.66%) Selenium
5 53 (6.88%) Jenkins
6 36 (4.68%) Maven
7 34 (4.42%) Team Foundation Server
8 30 (3.90%) Visual Studio
9 25 (3.25%) HP UFT
10 24 (3.12%) Artifactory
11 21 (2.73%) Bitbucket
12 16 (2.08%) VersionOne
13 15 (1.95%) Ant
13 15 (1.95%) SonarQube
14 14 (1.82%) TeamCity
15 13 (1.69%) LoadRunner
16 12 (1.56%) Cucumber
16 12 (1.56%) JUnit
16 12 (1.56%) Mockito
16 12 (1.56%) Spock
General
1 230 (29.87%) Finance
2 149 (19.35%) Retail
3 140 (18.18%) Marketing
4 123 (15.97%) Banking
5 64 (8.31%) Manufacturing
6 41 (5.32%) Back Office
7 29 (3.77%) Investment Banking
8 25 (3.25%) Financial Institution
9 23 (2.99%) Legal
10 20 (2.60%) Billing
10 20 (2.60%) Private Banking
11 15 (1.95%) Retail Banking
12 9 (1.17%) Front Office
12 9 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
12 9 (1.17%) Telecoms
13 6 (0.78%) German Language
14 5 (0.65%) Law
15 4 (0.52%) Dutch Language
15 4 (0.52%) French Language
16 3 (0.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 230 (29.87%) Architect
2 127 (16.49%) Developer
3 82 (10.65%) Solutions Architect
4 74 (9.61%) Analyst
5 66 (8.57%) Consultant
6 44 (5.71%) Senior Developer
7 36 (4.68%) Business Analyst
8 32 (4.16%) Java Developer
8 32 (4.16%) Test Analyst
9 30 (3.90%) Senior Manager
10 28 (3.64%) Senior Architect
11 23 (2.99%) Enterprise Architect
11 23 (2.99%) Transformation Manager
12 20 (2.60%) DevOps Architect
12 20 (2.60%) Senior Java Developer
13 19 (2.47%) Sales Director
14 16 (2.08%) Cloud Architect
14 16 (2.08%) CRM Architect
14 16 (2.08%) CRM Solutions Architect
14 16 (2.08%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (13.90%) .NET
2 106 (13.77%) XML
3 88 (11.43%) Web Services
4 83 (10.78%) HTML
5 75 (9.74%) CSS
6 70 (9.09%) Spring
7 67 (8.70%) J2EE
8 65 (8.44%) Hibernate
9 58 (7.53%) REST
10 56 (7.27%) SOAP
11 53 (6.88%) Java EE
12 44 (5.71%) Middleware
13 36 (4.68%) AngularJS
14 30 (3.90%) OAuth
15 29 (3.77%) Oracle Fusion
16 26 (3.38%) ASP.NET
16 26 (3.38%) JMS
16 26 (3.38%) SAML
17 23 (2.99%) RESTful
18 19 (2.47%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 118 (15.32%) Analytical Skills
2 89 (11.56%) Data Centre
3 72 (9.35%) Enterprise Software
4 69 (8.96%) Management Information System
5 63 (8.18%) Computer Science
6 31 (4.03%) Mainframe
7 30 (3.90%) Social Media
8 25 (3.25%) Life Science
9 19 (2.47%) Mobile App
9 19 (2.47%) User Experience
10 12 (1.56%) Enterprise Storage
10 12 (1.56%) Reinsurance
11 10 (1.30%) Virtual Team
12 9 (1.17%) Internet of Things
13 8 (1.04%) Blog
13 8 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
13 8 (1.04%) N-Tier
13 8 (1.04%) Public Cloud
13 8 (1.04%) Robotics
13 8 (1.04%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 103 (13.38%) Linux
2 98 (12.73%) Windows
3 42 (5.45%) Unix
4 23 (2.99%) Mac OS
5 20 (2.60%) Solaris
6 16 (2.08%) Oracle Linux
7 12 (1.56%) Windows Server
8 11 (1.43%) Apple iOS
9 8 (1.04%) Android
9 8 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.91%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.52%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 348 (45.19%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (20.65%) DevOps
3 154 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 137 (17.79%) Business Development
5 126 (16.36%) Scrum
6 118 (15.32%) Migration
7 107 (13.90%) SOA
8 100 (12.99%) Project Management
8 100 (12.99%) SDLC
9 94 (12.21%) Presales
10 91 (11.82%) Analytics
11 81 (10.52%) Mentoring
12 80 (10.39%) Continuous Integration
13 76 (9.87%) Risk Management
14 75 (9.74%) Test Automation
15 70 (9.09%) Business Transformation
15 70 (9.09%) CRM
16 66 (8.57%) TDD
17 64 (8.31%) Continuous Improvement
17 64 (8.31%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 160 (20.78%) Java
2 141 (18.31%) SQL
3 105 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 43 (5.58%) Python
5 42 (5.45%) C#
6 32 (4.16%) Perl
7 31 (4.03%) PowerShell
8 12 (1.56%) C++
9 10 (1.30%) PL/SQL
9 10 (1.30%) VB
10 9 (1.17%) C
11 8 (1.04%) Bash Shell
11 8 (1.04%) ES6
11 8 (1.04%) Shell Script
11 8 (1.04%) VBA
11 8 (1.04%) VBScript
11 8 (1.04%) VC++
12 6 (0.78%) Objective-C
12 6 (0.78%) T-SQL
13 5 (0.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 130 (16.88%) Degree
2 48 (6.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 40 (5.19%) Master's Degree
4 26 (3.38%) ISTQB
5 22 (2.86%) MBA
6 10 (1.30%) A+ Certification
7 9 (1.17%) AWS Certification
7 9 (1.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (1.04%) ISEB
8 8 (1.04%) PMI Certification
8 8 (1.04%) PMP
9 4 (0.52%) CCDP
9 4 (0.52%) CCIE
9 4 (0.52%) CCIE Data Center
9 4 (0.52%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 4 (0.52%) CCIE Service Provider
9 4 (0.52%) CCNP
9 4 (0.52%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (14.55%) QA
2 21 (2.73%) COBIT
3 18 (2.34%) GDPR
3 18 (2.34%) MiFID
4 16 (2.08%) Data Quality
5 15 (1.95%) SLA
6 13 (1.69%) PMO
7 7 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.91%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.52%) Dodd-Frank
8 4 (0.52%) EMIR
8 4 (0.52%) FATCA
8 4 (0.52%) GxP
9 3 (0.39%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.13%) GAAP
10 1 (0.13%) IFRS
10 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 40 (5.19%) Docker
2 24 (3.12%) Active Directory
2 24 (3.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.52%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.52%) LXC
4 4 (0.52%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 40 (5.19%) Puppet
2 35 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (3.38%) CloudHub
4 25 (3.25%) HP Quality Center
5 22 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 20 (2.60%) Control-M
6 20 (2.60%) Rundeck
7 11 (1.43%) SCCM
8 8 (1.04%) BladeLogic
8 8 (1.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (0.52%) Ansible
9 4 (0.52%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 4 (0.52%) MIMEsweeper
9 4 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (0.52%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 199 (25.84%) Oracle
2 108 (14.03%) Microsoft
3 61 (7.92%) IBM
4 54 (7.01%) SAP
5 45 (5.84%) Adobe
6 40 (5.19%) hybris
7 30 (3.90%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 29 (3.77%) HP
9 28 (3.64%) CA
10 26 (3.38%) MuleSoft
11 24 (3.12%) Cisco
11 24 (3.12%) VMware
12 18 (2.34%) webMethods
13 16 (2.08%) BEA
13 16 (2.08%) CA Agile Central
14 14 (1.82%) ATG
14 14 (1.82%) Temenos
15 13 (1.69%) JD Edwards
15 13 (1.69%) PeopleSoft
16 12 (1.56%) CheckPoint
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 7 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market standards
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market standards
Posted: 5 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 8 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitve
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 7 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 11 days ago
East London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 11 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 11 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 12 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 23 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 12 days ago