The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cognizant products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognizant over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Cambridge region.

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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognizant
Rank 119 126 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.055% 0.050% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,600 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -32.44%
Vendors Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
730 819 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.42% 41.22% 34.80%
Number of salaries quoted 584 692 662
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cognizant
Cambridgeshire

Cognizant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Cognizant Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Cognizant
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) B2B
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) BPEL
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) Business Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) BizTalk Developer
2 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) B2B
1 2 (100.00%) BPEL
1 2 (100.00%) Business Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft