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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 475 710 836
Rank change year-on-year +235 +126  
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 457 243 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.53% 0.23% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 1.20% 0.51% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 41
Median salary £65,000 £80,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £77,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £83,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary - £77,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +34.78%  

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 37995 47291 52028
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.17% 45.58% 47.01%
Number of salaries quoted 30536 38626 41595
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +246 442 £65,000 -18.75% 39
London +213 326 £65,000 -18.75% 28
Canary Wharf - 33 - -
North West -12 30 - - 4
South East +80 28 - - 6
East Midlands +13 20 - -
East of England +37 18 - -
Cambridgeshire +17 17 - -
Cambridge +12 17 - -
Leicester - 16 - -
Leicestershire - 16 - -
Cheshire -8 15 - - 1
Knutsford -12 15 - - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne +19 12 - -
Tyne and Wear +19 12 - -
North East +12 12 - -
Manchester -21 11 - - 2
Hampshire +33 10 - -
Fareham - 10 - -
Surrey +57 9 - - 4
Staines -1 9 - - 4
Scotland +11 7 - - 1
Berkshire +39 6 - - 1
South West +21 4 - -
Northampton +19 4 - -
Maidenhead +12 4 - -
Northamptonshire +9 4 - -
Edinburgh +5 4 - - 1
Merseyside - 4 - - 1
Yorkshire - 4 - - 1

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 227 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (28.77%) Finance
3 130 (22.53%) Oracle
4 122 (21.14%) Java
5 118 (20.45%) Retail
6 117 (20.28%) DevOps
7 100 (17.33%) Microsoft
8 99 (17.16%) Marketing
8 99 (17.16%) QA
9 95 (16.46%) Business Development
9 95 (16.46%) SQL
10 92 (15.94%) Scrum
11 89 (15.42%) Stakeholder Management
11 89 (15.42%) JavaScript
12 86 (14.90%) Data Centre
13 83 (14.38%) Degree
14 80 (13.86%) SOA
15 79 (13.69%) Banking
16 76 (13.17%) Analytical Skills
17 75 (13.00%) Windows
18 74 (12.82%) Linux
19 73 (12.65%) Web Services
20 71 (12.31%) Project Management
21 70 (12.13%) HTML
21 70 (12.13%) SDLC
22 69 (11.96%) .NET
23 68 (11.79%) XML
23 68 (11.79%) Git (software)
24 66 (11.44%) Subversion
24 66 (11.44%) SQL Server

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 45 (7.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 29 (5.03%) JBoss
3 22 (3.81%) Tomcat
4 19 (3.29%) MS Exchange
5 17 (2.95%) Anypoint
5 17 (2.95%) Mule
5 17 (2.95%) Mule ESB
5 17 (2.95%) Oracle Service Bus
6 13 (2.25%) WebLogic
7 12 (2.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 9 (1.56%) OpenStack
9 8 (1.39%) Cloud Foundry
10 7 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (1.04%) CMS
11 6 (1.04%) IBM HTTP Server
11 6 (1.04%) IIS
11 6 (1.04%) NetWeaver
11 6 (1.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 5 (0.87%) Apache
12 5 (0.87%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 30 (5.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (3.12%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (2.43%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.52%) InVision
6 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 21 (3.64%) Adobe Campaign
2 20 (3.47%) Eloqua
3 15 (2.60%) SAP Hybris
4 10 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (1.39%) SDL Web 8
6 6 (1.04%) SAP ERP
6 6 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (1.04%) SAP SD
7 5 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (0.69%) Payment Gateway
8 4 (0.69%) WebTrends
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.17%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 63 (10.92%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (10.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 48 (8.32%) PaaS
4 43 (7.45%) SaaS
5 35 (6.07%) GitHub
6 32 (5.55%) IaaS
7 18 (3.12%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (2.08%) OpenShift
9 10 (1.73%) Dynamics 365
10 9 (1.56%) Office 365
11 5 (0.87%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.69%) Adobe Analytics
12 4 (0.69%) Akamai
12 4 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (0.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 4 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (0.69%) Loggly
12 4 (0.69%) SuccessFactors
12 4 (0.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 3 (0.52%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.16%) Firewall
2 16 (2.77%) LAN
2 16 (2.77%) SAN
2 16 (2.77%) WAN
3 15 (2.60%) DNS
4 12 (2.08%) Internet
4 12 (2.08%) NAS
5 10 (1.73%) LDAP
6 8 (1.39%) BIG-IP
6 8 (1.39%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (1.39%) DHCP
6 8 (1.39%) Ethernet
6 8 (1.39%) MPLS
6 8 (1.39%) SSL
6 8 (1.39%) VoIP
6 8 (1.39%) Wireless
7 6 (1.04%) HTTP
8 4 (0.69%) Kerberos
8 4 (0.69%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (11.44%) SQL Server
2 39 (6.76%) Relational Database
3 33 (5.72%) Big Data
4 27 (4.68%) MongoDB
5 24 (4.16%) RDBMS
6 23 (3.99%) Hadoop
7 21 (3.64%) MySQL
8 20 (3.47%) PostgreSQL
9 16 (2.77%) NoSQL
10 15 (2.60%) Azure SQL Database
11 12 (2.08%) Oracle Database
11 12 (2.08%) Oracle Exadata
12 10 (1.73%) MS Access
13 9 (1.56%) CouchDB
14 8 (1.39%) Informix
14 8 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (1.39%) Oracle ODI
15 7 (1.21%) Amazon RDS
16 6 (1.04%) DB2
17 4 (0.69%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 68 (11.79%) Git (software)
2 66 (11.44%) Subversion
3 49 (8.49%) JIRA
4 39 (6.76%) Selenium
5 35 (6.07%) Jenkins
6 31 (5.37%) Maven
7 24 (4.16%) HP UFT
7 24 (4.16%) Team Foundation Server
8 21 (3.64%) Artifactory
9 20 (3.47%) Ant
10 19 (3.29%) SonarQube
11 18 (3.12%) Bitbucket
11 18 (3.12%) Visual Studio
12 17 (2.95%) Cucumber
13 13 (2.25%) TestRail
14 10 (1.73%) NuGet
14 10 (1.73%) TeamCity
15 9 (1.56%) JUnit
15 9 (1.56%) Spock
16 8 (1.39%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 166 (28.77%) Finance
2 118 (20.45%) Retail
3 99 (17.16%) Marketing
4 79 (13.69%) Banking
5 37 (6.41%) Manufacturing
6 27 (4.68%) Back Office
7 17 (2.95%) Legal
8 16 (2.77%) Private Banking
9 14 (2.43%) Billing
10 13 (2.25%) Financial Institution
11 10 (1.73%) Investment Banking
11 10 (1.73%) Retail Banking
12 8 (1.39%) Telecoms
13 7 (1.21%) German Language
14 6 (1.04%) Law
15 5 (0.87%) Front Office
15 5 (0.87%) Publishing
16 4 (0.69%) Advertising
16 4 (0.69%) Dutch Language
16 4 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 176 (30.50%) Architect
2 99 (17.16%) Developer
3 57 (9.88%) Solutions Architect
4 42 (7.28%) Consultant
5 41 (7.11%) Senior Developer
6 35 (6.07%) Analyst
7 24 (4.16%) Business Analyst
8 20 (3.47%) Java Developer
8 20 (3.47%) Senior Architect
9 17 (2.95%) DevOps Architect
10 16 (2.77%) Senior Java Developer
11 15 (2.60%) Senior Manager
11 15 (2.60%) webMethods Architect
12 14 (2.43%) Cloud Architect
13 12 (2.08%) .NET Developer
13 12 (2.08%) JavaScript Developer
13 12 (2.08%) Senior JavaScript Developer
14 11 (1.91%) Infrastructure Manager
14 11 (1.91%) IT Manager
14 11 (1.91%) Sales Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (12.65%) Web Services
2 70 (12.13%) HTML
3 69 (11.96%) .NET
4 68 (11.79%) XML
5 63 (10.92%) CSS
6 47 (8.15%) SOAP
7 42 (7.28%) Spring
8 41 (7.11%) J2EE
9 40 (6.93%) Java EE
10 38 (6.59%) Hibernate
11 37 (6.41%) Middleware
12 36 (6.24%) REST
13 33 (5.72%) AngularJS
14 31 (5.37%) Node.js
15 22 (3.81%) HTML5
16 21 (3.64%) OAuth
17 18 (3.12%) JMS
18 17 (2.95%) Oracle Fusion
18 17 (2.95%) SAML
19 15 (2.60%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 86 (14.90%) Data Centre
2 76 (13.17%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (8.67%) Enterprise Software
4 46 (7.97%) Management Information System
5 26 (4.51%) Computer Science
6 22 (3.81%) Mainframe
7 21 (3.64%) User Experience
8 18 (3.12%) Life Science
9 16 (2.77%) Mobile App
9 16 (2.77%) Social Media
10 15 (2.60%) Virtual Team
11 13 (2.25%) Robotics
12 10 (1.73%) Reinsurance
13 8 (1.39%) Enterprise Storage
13 8 (1.39%) N-Tier
14 7 (1.21%) Video Conferencing
15 6 (1.04%) CMDB
15 6 (1.04%) Internet of Things
16 4 (0.69%) Private Cloud
16 4 (0.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 75 (13.00%) Windows
2 74 (12.82%) Linux
3 34 (5.89%) Unix
4 19 (3.29%) Mac OS
5 16 (2.77%) Solaris
6 12 (2.08%) Oracle Linux
7 8 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (1.39%) Windows 7
8 7 (1.21%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.69%) Android
9 4 (0.69%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.69%) zOS
10 1 (0.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (20.28%) DevOps
3 95 (16.46%) Business Development
4 92 (15.94%) Scrum
5 89 (15.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 80 (13.86%) SOA
7 71 (12.31%) Project Management
8 70 (12.13%) SDLC
9 64 (11.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 63 (10.92%) Migration
11 59 (10.23%) TDD
12 58 (10.05%) Continuous Integration
13 57 (9.88%) Presales
14 53 (9.19%) Analytics
14 53 (9.19%) CRM
14 53 (9.19%) Mentoring
15 52 (9.01%) Risk Management
16 48 (8.32%) TOGAF
17 46 (7.97%) Business Analysis
17 46 (7.97%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 122 (21.14%) Java
2 95 (16.46%) SQL
3 89 (15.42%) JavaScript
4 43 (7.45%) Python
5 31 (5.37%) Perl
6 29 (5.03%) C#
6 29 (5.03%) PowerShell
7 16 (2.77%) C++
8 14 (2.43%) VB
9 12 (2.08%) C
9 12 (2.08%) ES6
10 10 (1.73%) Bash Shell
10 10 (1.73%) Shell Script
10 10 (1.73%) VBA
10 10 (1.73%) VBScript
10 10 (1.73%) VC++
11 6 (1.04%) Objective-C
11 6 (1.04%) Ruby
11 6 (1.04%) T-SQL
12 5 (0.87%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 83 (14.38%) Degree
2 18 (3.12%) MBA
3 12 (2.08%) PMI Certification
4 10 (1.73%) ISTQB
5 9 (1.56%) ISEB
6 8 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (1.39%) PMP
7 7 (1.21%) A+ Certification
8 6 (1.04%) AWS Certification
8 6 (1.04%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 5 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (0.69%) CCDP
10 4 (0.69%) CCIE
10 4 (0.69%) CCNP
10 4 (0.69%) CCSE
11 2 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.17%) APMP
12 1 (0.17%) ISEB Practitioner
12 1 (0.17%) Postgraduate
12 1 (0.17%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (17.16%) QA
2 17 (2.95%) COBIT
3 13 (2.25%) MiFID
4 11 (1.91%) SLA
5 10 (1.73%) GDPR
5 10 (1.73%) PMO
6 9 (1.56%) SDET
7 7 (1.21%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.69%) Dodd-Frank
8 4 (0.69%) EMIR
8 4 (0.69%) FATCA
8 4 (0.69%) GxP
9 3 (0.52%) PMBOK
10 2 (0.35%) IFRS
10 2 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.17%) GAAP
11 1 (0.17%) IFRS 9
11 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (6.07%) Docker
2 22 (3.81%) Active Directory
3 21 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (2.25%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.87%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.87%) VMware ESX
6 4 (0.69%) Firmware
6 4 (0.69%) LXC
6 4 (0.69%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.17%) Xen
7 1 (0.17%) XenApp
7 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 43 (7.45%) Puppet
2 38 (6.59%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (3.64%) HP Quality Center
4 17 (2.95%) CloudHub
4 17 (2.95%) Rundeck
5 16 (2.77%) Control-M
5 16 (2.77%) SCCM
6 14 (2.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 8 (1.39%) BladeLogic
7 8 (1.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 4 (0.69%) AirWatch
8 4 (0.69%) Ansible
8 4 (0.69%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 4 (0.69%) MIMEsweeper
8 4 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (0.69%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 130 (22.53%) Oracle
2 100 (17.33%) Microsoft
3 61 (10.57%) IBM
4 34 (5.89%) Adobe
5 31 (5.37%) SAP
6 26 (4.51%) HP
7 25 (4.33%) CA
8 21 (3.64%) VMware
8 21 (3.64%) webMethods
9 20 (3.47%) Cisco
9 20 (3.47%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 19 (3.29%) ATG
11 17 (2.95%) MuleSoft
12 15 (2.60%) Citrix
12 15 (2.60%) hybris
13 14 (2.43%) Red Hat
14 13 (2.25%) Splunk
15 12 (2.08%) BEA
15 12 (2.08%) CheckPoint
16 11 (1.91%) Blue Prism
Edinburgh & Lothians
Cognizant
Posted: 4 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
East London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 10 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 23 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
East London
Cognizant
Salary: Market salary
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 22 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 23 days ago
East London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 20 days ago