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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognizant
Rank 150 154 145
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 4 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.12% 0.068%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.29% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary - £90,000 £31,750
% change year-on-year
- +183.46%
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
1220 1372 1450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.27% 41.61% 49.00%
Number of salaries quoted 808 879 958
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 26 January 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
Glasgow +10 4 - -
Cognizant
UK

Cognizant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) RACF
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) FATCA
4 1 (16.67%) CA LISA
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) Green Hat
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (16.67%) LexisNexis
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) BPEL
4 1 (16.67%) BODI

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 1 (16.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) BODI
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (16.67%) Fiddler
1 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
1 1 (16.67%) Online Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) BPEL
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
2 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) Test Management
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) FATCA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) RACF
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Compuware
2 1 (16.67%) Green Hat
2 1 (16.67%) LexisNexis