The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognizant products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognizant over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognizant
Rank 108 - 94
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.23% - 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.56% - 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £80,000 -
% change year-on-year
-15.62% -
Cognizant
Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
539 645 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.88% 45.94% 52.25%
Number of salaries quoted 343 324 386
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Cognizant
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Cognizant Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Cognizant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Retail Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Retail
2 4 (66.67%) Test Management
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Internet
2 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (66.67%) Test Planning
3 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (50.00%) CRM
3 3 (50.00%) Siebel
3 3 (50.00%) ATM
3 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (50.00%) IVR
3 3 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) Online Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) RACF
5 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (16.67%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Internet
2 3 (50.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) BODI
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
1 4 (66.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) IVR
1 3 (50.00%) Online Banking
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Tandem
2 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (66.67%) Programme Management
1 4 (66.67%) Test Management
1 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
1 4 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 3 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Siebel