The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognizant
Rank 60 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.60% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.97% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £77,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 - £47,500
Cognizant
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
309 276 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 61.68% 44.16% 51.09%
Number of salaries quoted 273 229 252
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 August 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 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) E-business
3 2 (33.33%) AS400
3 2 (33.33%) Ab Initio
3 2 (33.33%) Teradata
3 2 (33.33%) iSeries
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) DSDM
3 2 (33.33%) RPG
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) J2EE
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) DataStage
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) ETL
3 2 (33.33%) Gradle
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (16.67%) Liferay
1 1 (16.67%) Alfresco
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) GitHub
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (16.67%) Google App Engine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) DataStage
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Gradle
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (16.67%) IntelliJ
2 1 (16.67%) Ant
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Development Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Spring
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (16.67%) Servlets
2 1 (16.67%) Struts
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) XSLT
2 1 (16.67%) XHTML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) Velocity
2 1 (16.67%) JSR 168
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) AS400
2 2 (33.33%) iSeries
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Solaris
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) E-business
2 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 2 (33.33%) DSDM
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 1 (16.67%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) RPG
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Scala
3 1 (16.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (33.33%) Ab Initio
2 2 (33.33%) Teradata
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Google
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) GigaSpaces