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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognizant
Rank 65 74 68
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.64% 0.16% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 1.12% 0.33% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £45,600
UK excluding London average salary - £63,750 £31,750
% change year-on-year
- +100.78%
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
358 302 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 57.10% 48.55% 56.83%
Number of salaries quoted 293 269 303
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 February 2015, 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 (83.33%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) ETL
3 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) User Stories
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (33.33%) Ab Initio
4 2 (33.33%) Teradata
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) SOA
5 1 (16.67%) C
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Information Management
5 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Statistics
5 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) QlikView
5 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) RESTful
5 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
5 1 (16.67%) Metaprogramming
5 1 (16.67%) Graphic Design
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile App

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) QlikView
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Designer
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Ab Initio Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Teradata Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Teradata Architect
3 1 (16.67%) QlikView Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Statistics
2 1 (16.67%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ETL
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) People Management
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Information Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Metaprogramming
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Ab Initio
1 2 (33.33%) Teradata