The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognizant products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognizant over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Cognizant Technology Solutions.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognizant
Rank 219 218 193
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -25
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 3 2 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.056% 0.036% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.072% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £70,000 £77,500 £45,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +69.95%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £42,000 £45,600
% change year-on-year
+36.90% -7.89%
Cognizant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2707 2797 3063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 50.33% 49.67% 58.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1988 2021 2349
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Cognizant
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cognizant across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cognizant Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Cognizant
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Cognizant Salary Trend in Berkshire

Cognizant
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognizant within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +5 2 - -
Reading - 1 £70,000 -
Cognizant
South East

Cognizant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cognizant also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cognizant.

1 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
3 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
3 4 (44.44%) ETL
4 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (33.33%) User Stories
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
5 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) User Experience
5 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) Ab Initio
5 2 (22.22%) Teradata
5 2 (22.22%) SOA
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (11.11%) SAP
6 1 (11.11%) Cognos
6 1 (11.11%) C
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) CGI
6 1 (11.11%) Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) Graphic Design

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cognizant also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cognizant. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) QlikView
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Designer
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Teradata Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Teradata Architect
3 1 (11.11%) QlikView Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Ab Initio Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Sales Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Cognos Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) CGI
1 1 (11.11%) RESTful
1 1 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 2 (22.22%) User Experience
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Statistics
3 1 (11.11%) Graphic Design
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 4 (44.44%) ETL
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) User Stories
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) SOA
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Information Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Metaprogramming
5 1 (11.11%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Ab Initio
1 2 (22.22%) Teradata
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Cognos