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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cognizant
UK
Rank 588 714 820
Rank change year-on-year +126 +106  
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 281 230 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.33% 0.22% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.76% 0.49% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 27
Median salary £68,750 £85,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.11% +36.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £85,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £102,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary - £85,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +30.76%  

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 36853 46988 49642
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.93% 45.92% 47.23%
Number of salaries quoted 29608 38366 40039
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 22 March 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 22 March 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 +160 272 £68,750 -19.11% 58
London +109 201 £68,750 -19.11% 35
South East +60 19 - - 5
East Midlands +6 17 - - 1
Canary Wharf - 16 - -
Leicester - 16 - -
Leicestershire - 16 - -
North West -35 11 - - 8
East of England +30 9 - - 5
Cambridgeshire +18 9 - - 5
Cambridge - 9 - - 5
Surrey +54 7 - - 2
Cheshire +4 7 - - 4
Knutsford -6 7 - - 3
Staines -8 7 - - 1
Berkshire +36 6 - - 1
Hampshire +27 5 - - 1
South West +17 5 - -
Scotland +12 5 - -
Fareham - 5 - - 1
Tyne and Wear +11 4 - - 4
Newcastle upon Tyne +8 4 - - 4
North East +5 4 - - 4
Edinburgh +5 4 - -
Manchester -26 4 - - 2
Swindon - 4 - -
North Yorkshire - 4 - -
Skipton - 4 - -
Maidenhead - 4 - - 1
Yorkshire - 4 - -

Cognizant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 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.

1 164 (35.65%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (25.65%) Finance
3 99 (21.52%) DevOps
4 98 (21.30%) Java
5 89 (19.35%) Oracle
6 88 (19.13%) Microsoft
7 82 (17.83%) Stakeholder Management
8 80 (17.39%) Degree
8 80 (17.39%) QA
9 75 (16.30%) Data Centre
10 73 (15.87%) Business Development
11 72 (15.65%) Scrum
12 71 (15.43%) Retail
13 69 (15.00%) SQL
14 67 (14.57%) JavaScript
14 67 (14.57%) Windows
15 65 (14.13%) Project Management
16 64 (13.91%) Marketing
16 64 (13.91%) Analytical Skills
17 62 (13.48%) Amazon AWS
17 62 (13.48%) Web Services
18 61 (13.26%) Continuous Integration
19 60 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
20 57 (12.39%) Git (software)
21 56 (12.17%) Linux
21 56 (12.17%) SOA
22 55 (11.96%) MS Excel
22 55 (11.96%) Banking
22 55 (11.96%) Microsoft Azure
23 54 (11.74%) .NET

Cognizant
Top Related 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 30 (6.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 18 (3.91%) Tomcat
3 17 (3.70%) JBoss
4 14 (3.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 13 (2.83%) MS Exchange
6 11 (2.39%) WebLogic
6 11 (2.39%) WebSphere
7 9 (1.96%) OpenStack
8 8 (1.74%) Anypoint
8 8 (1.74%) Cloud Foundry
8 8 (1.74%) Mule
8 8 (1.74%) Mule ESB
8 8 (1.74%) Oracle Service Bus
9 7 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (1.30%) Skype for Business
11 5 (1.09%) IBM Notes
11 5 (1.09%) NetWeaver
12 4 (0.87%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.65%) FileNet
14 2 (0.43%) CICS
Applications
1 55 (11.96%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.35%) MS Office
3 14 (3.04%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.65%) InVision
6 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (2.39%) Adobe Campaign
2 10 (2.17%) Eloqua
3 6 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (1.30%) SAP SD
4 5 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (1.09%) SAP ERP
5 4 (0.87%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.87%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.22%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 62 (13.48%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (11.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 46 (10.00%) PaaS
4 32 (6.96%) SaaS
5 31 (6.74%) IaaS
6 25 (5.43%) GitHub
7 20 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (2.61%) OpenShift
9 8 (1.74%) Office 365
10 5 (1.09%) Amazon S3
10 5 (1.09%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (0.87%) Adobe Analytics
11 4 (0.87%) Akamai
11 4 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.87%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 4 (0.87%) Loggly
11 4 (0.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.65%) Yammer
13 2 (0.43%) Force.com
14 1 (0.22%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.00%) Firewall
2 18 (3.91%) DNS
3 16 (3.48%) Internet
4 15 (3.26%) SAN
5 14 (3.04%) LAN
5 14 (3.04%) WAN
6 11 (2.39%) NAS
7 10 (2.17%) Wireless
8 9 (1.96%) DHCP
9 8 (1.74%) BIG-IP
9 8 (1.74%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (1.74%) MPLS
9 8 (1.74%) VoIP
10 6 (1.30%) Ethernet
10 6 (1.30%) LDAP
10 6 (1.30%) VPN
11 5 (1.09%) GSM
11 5 (1.09%) HTTP
11 5 (1.09%) HTTPS
11 5 (1.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (9.13%) SQL Server
2 38 (8.26%) Big Data
3 27 (5.87%) Relational Database
4 25 (5.43%) MongoDB
5 23 (5.00%) Hadoop
6 16 (3.48%) RDBMS
7 15 (3.26%) Azure SQL Database
7 15 (3.26%) NoSQL
8 14 (3.04%) MySQL
9 11 (2.39%) MS Access
10 10 (2.17%) DB2
10 10 (2.17%) Oracle Database
10 10 (2.17%) Oracle Exadata
10 10 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (1.96%) CouchDB
12 8 (1.74%) Amazon RDS
13 6 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (1.30%) Oracle ODI
14 5 (1.09%) Informix
15 4 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 57 (12.39%) Git (software)
2 40 (8.70%) Subversion
3 33 (7.17%) Jenkins
4 31 (6.74%) JIRA
4 31 (6.74%) Selenium
5 25 (5.43%) HP UFT
6 21 (4.57%) Artifactory
7 18 (3.91%) Maven
7 18 (3.91%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (3.48%) Bitbucket
9 15 (3.26%) Visual Studio
10 14 (3.04%) Ant
10 14 (3.04%) Cucumber
11 12 (2.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 12 (2.61%) SonarQube
12 10 (2.17%) TestRail
13 8 (1.74%) Grunt
13 8 (1.74%) NuGet
13 8 (1.74%) Sonatype Nexus
13 8 (1.74%) VersionOne
General
1 118 (25.65%) Finance
2 71 (15.43%) Retail
3 64 (13.91%) Marketing
4 55 (11.96%) Banking
5 18 (3.91%) Manufacturing
6 13 (2.83%) Telecoms
7 11 (2.39%) Investment Banking
7 11 (2.39%) Legal
8 10 (2.17%) Back Office
9 6 (1.30%) Billing
9 6 (1.30%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.30%) German Language
9 6 (1.30%) Law
9 6 (1.30%) Private Banking
10 5 (1.09%) Advertising
10 5 (1.09%) Front Office
10 5 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (1.09%) Publishing
10 5 (1.09%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.87%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 139 (30.22%) Architect
2 77 (16.74%) Developer
3 46 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 32 (6.96%) Consultant
5 30 (6.52%) Senior Developer
6 26 (5.65%) Analyst
7 17 (3.70%) DevOps Architect
8 15 (3.26%) Cloud Architect
8 15 (3.26%) Senior Architect
9 14 (3.04%) Business Analyst
9 14 (3.04%) Senior Manager
10 13 (2.83%) Development Engineer
11 12 (2.61%) Designer
11 12 (2.61%) IT Manager
12 11 (2.39%) DevOps Engineer
12 11 (2.39%) Infrastructure Manager
12 11 (2.39%) JavaScript Developer
12 11 (2.39%) Senior JavaScript Developer
13 10 (2.17%) Automation Engineer
14 9 (1.96%) Automation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (13.48%) Web Services
2 54 (11.74%) .NET
3 49 (10.65%) CSS
4 48 (10.43%) HTML
5 31 (6.74%) AngularJS
6 30 (6.52%) Middleware
6 30 (6.52%) XML
7 29 (6.30%) Node.js
8 27 (5.87%) SOAP
9 23 (5.00%) HTML5
9 23 (5.00%) Java EE
10 19 (4.13%) REST
11 18 (3.91%) J2EE
11 18 (3.91%) Spring
12 17 (3.70%) CSS3
13 16 (3.48%) jQuery
14 14 (3.04%) Hibernate
15 12 (2.61%) OAuth
15 12 (2.61%) RESTful
16 11 (2.39%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 75 (16.30%) Data Centre
2 64 (13.91%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (7.61%) Enterprise Software
3 35 (7.61%) Management Information System
4 21 (4.57%) User Experience
5 19 (4.13%) Computer Science
6 18 (3.91%) Virtual Team
7 15 (3.26%) Mainframe
8 13 (2.83%) Robotics
9 11 (2.39%) Internet of Things
10 8 (1.74%) Life Science
10 8 (1.74%) Mobile App
10 8 (1.74%) N-Tier
11 7 (1.52%) Reinsurance
12 6 (1.30%) CMDB
12 6 (1.30%) Enterprise Storage
12 6 (1.30%) Tandem
12 6 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
13 4 (0.87%) PMI
13 4 (0.87%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 67 (14.57%) Windows
2 56 (12.17%) Linux
3 35 (7.61%) Unix
4 15 (3.26%) Solaris
5 10 (2.17%) Oracle Linux
6 9 (1.96%) Mac OS
7 7 (1.52%) Android
7 7 (1.52%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.52%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.09%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.87%) zOS
10 3 (0.65%) AIX
10 3 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.22%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (35.65%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (21.52%) DevOps
3 82 (17.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 73 (15.87%) Business Development
5 72 (15.65%) Scrum
6 65 (14.13%) Project Management
7 61 (13.26%) Continuous Integration
8 60 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
9 56 (12.17%) SOA
10 50 (10.87%) Analytics
11 46 (10.00%) SDLC
12 45 (9.78%) TOGAF
13 42 (9.13%) Open Source
14 41 (8.91%) Migration
14 41 (8.91%) TDD
15 40 (8.70%) Business Analysis
16 39 (8.48%) BDD
16 39 (8.48%) Risk Management
17 37 (8.04%) Presales
17 37 (8.04%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 98 (21.30%) Java
2 69 (15.00%) SQL
3 67 (14.57%) JavaScript
4 48 (10.43%) Python
5 38 (8.26%) Perl
6 29 (6.30%) C++
6 29 (6.30%) PowerShell
7 20 (4.35%) C#
8 18 (3.91%) C
9 13 (2.83%) VB
10 12 (2.61%) ES6
11 11 (2.39%) Bash Shell
12 10 (2.17%) VBA
12 10 (2.17%) VBScript
12 10 (2.17%) VC++
13 9 (1.96%) Ruby
14 7 (1.52%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.30%) Scala
16 4 (0.87%) AWK
16 4 (0.87%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 80 (17.39%) Degree
2 12 (2.61%) PMI Certification
3 11 (2.39%) ISTQB
3 11 (2.39%) MBA
4 8 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (1.74%) PMP
5 7 (1.52%) A+ Certification
6 6 (1.30%) AWS Certification
6 6 (1.30%) ISEB
6 6 (1.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 5 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (0.87%) CCDP
8 4 (0.87%) CCIE
8 4 (0.87%) CCNP
8 4 (0.87%) CCSE
8 4 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.22%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.22%) MCP
9 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.22%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (17.39%) QA
2 17 (3.70%) COBIT
3 11 (2.39%) SDET
4 8 (1.74%) GDPR
5 7 (1.52%) MiFID
6 5 (1.09%) PMO
7 4 (0.87%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.87%) SLA
8 2 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.43%) EMIR
8 2 (0.43%) FATCA
8 2 (0.43%) IFRS
8 2 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.22%) GAAP
9 1 (0.22%) GxP
9 1 (0.22%) IFRS 9
9 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.22%) PMBOK
System Software
1 27 (5.87%) Docker
2 23 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 19 (4.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (2.39%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (1.30%) Firmware
5 6 (1.30%) VMware ESX
6 5 (1.09%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.87%) LXC
7 4 (0.87%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.22%) Xen
8 1 (0.22%) XenApp
8 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 43 (9.35%) Opscode Chef
2 42 (9.13%) Puppet
3 18 (3.91%) SCCM
4 17 (3.70%) Rundeck
5 16 (3.48%) HP Quality Center
6 14 (3.04%) Control-M
7 8 (1.74%) BladeLogic
7 8 (1.74%) CloudHub
7 8 (1.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 6 (1.30%) AirWatch
8 6 (1.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 5 (1.09%) MIMEsweeper
10 4 (0.87%) Ansible
10 4 (0.87%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (0.87%) Oracle Identity Management
11 1 (0.22%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 1 (0.22%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.22%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
11 1 (0.22%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 89 (19.35%) Oracle
2 88 (19.13%) Microsoft
3 51 (11.09%) IBM
4 25 (5.43%) CA
4 25 (5.43%) HP
5 24 (5.22%) Adobe
6 20 (4.35%) Cisco
7 19 (4.13%) VMware
8 17 (3.70%) Citrix
9 13 (2.83%) Splunk
10 12 (2.61%) CheckPoint
10 12 (2.61%) SAP
11 11 (2.39%) Blue Prism
12 10 (2.17%) ATG
12 10 (2.17%) BEA
12 10 (2.17%) CA Agile Central
12 10 (2.17%) Perforce
12 10 (2.17%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
13 8 (1.74%) Nokia
13 8 (1.74%) Red Hat
East London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: NA
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market standards
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 8 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 8 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 8 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 7 days ago
East London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 9 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 15 days ago