The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cognizant products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognizant over the 3 months to 16 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 Slough 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognizant
Rank 70 53 64
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +11
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 2 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.35% 2.28% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.70% 4.01% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £45,600 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,600 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -32.44%
Vendors Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
286 399 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 50.44% 56.92% 57.46%
Number of salaries quoted 239 322 308
Average salary £42,500 £45,600 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.79% +7.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cognizant
Berkshire

Cognizant
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Cognizant Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Cognizant
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Cognizant Salary Trend in Slough

Cognizant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (60.00%) ETL
3 3 (60.00%) Ab Initio
3 3 (60.00%) Teradata
3 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (20.00%) Open Source
5 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (20.00%) GitHub
5 1 (20.00%) Gradle
5 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (20.00%) GigaSpaces
5 1 (20.00%) Velocity
5 1 (20.00%) JSR 168
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) Alfresco
5 1 (20.00%) Groovy
5 1 (20.00%) Liferay
5 1 (20.00%) Scala
5 1 (20.00%) JIRA
5 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (20.00%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (20.00%) IntelliJ

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (20.00%) Alfresco
1 1 (20.00%) Liferay
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Gradle
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) ScrumMaster
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Velocity
1 1 (20.00%) JSR 168
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) Servlets
1 1 (20.00%) Struts
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) XSLT
1 1 (20.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (60.00%) ETL
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Groovy
1 1 (20.00%) Scala
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Ab Initio
1 3 (60.00%) Teradata
2 1 (20.00%) GigaSpaces