The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognizant products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognizant over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognizant
Rank 156 156 164
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 5 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.17% 0.13% 0.091%
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% 0.33% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 - £90,000
Cognizant
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1324 1206 1372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 44.40% 39.54% 41.71%
Number of salaries quoted 803 790 873
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Cognizant
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Cognizant Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Cognizant
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Cognizant Salary Trend in Scotland

Cognizant
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognizant within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Glasgow -11 4 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - - 2
Cognizant
UK

Cognizant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (62.50%) Banking
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Marketing
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (25.00%) Test Management
4 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) Retail Banking
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) RACF
5 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (12.50%) Siebel
5 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (12.50%) JMS
5 1 (12.50%) OOD

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) ATM
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) BODI
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) DB2
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Fiddler
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (62.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (25.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Law
4 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (12.50%) Administrator
1 1 (12.50%) Analyst
1 1 (12.50%) Architect
1 1 (12.50%) DBA
1 1 (12.50%) Developer
1 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Specialist
1 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
1 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
1 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
1 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
1 1 (12.50%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) Java EE
2 1 (12.50%) JMS
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) IVR
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Online Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Test Management
2 2 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 1 (12.50%) Document Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) OOD
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 1 (12.50%) UML
3 1 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) COBIT
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (12.50%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Siebel
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