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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognizant
Rank - 152 157
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.097% 0.031%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.20% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 - £47,500
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
1592 1482 1589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 43.89% 48.01% 48.95%
Number of salaries quoted 946 969 1037
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,800 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) BPEL
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) CA LISA
2 1 (50.00%) Green Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) IBM

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) WPF Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) NHibernate
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) BPEL
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Green Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) IBM