The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognizant products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognizant over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognizant
Rank 232 225 205
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -20
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 6 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.11% 0.034% 0.094%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.080% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £41,800 - -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £56,500 £45,600
% change year-on-year
+6.19% +23.90%
Cognizant
England

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

Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2510 2506 2247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.31% 42.22% 42.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2029 2061 1918
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Cognizant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Cognizant Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Cognizant
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Cognizant Salary Trend in the South West

Cognizant
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cognizant across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Cognizant Salary Histogram in the South West

Cognizant
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognizant within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Wiltshire - 4 £41,800 -
Bristol -5 2 - -
Cognizant
England

Cognizant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (40.00%) Banking
3 4 (40.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) Reuters
3 4 (40.00%) IBM
3 4 (40.00%) BT
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (20.00%) Database Security
5 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Data Guard
5 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (20.00%) Netezza
5 2 (20.00%) Statistics
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) UNIX
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (20.00%) MySQL
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
6 1 (10.00%) DevOps
6 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (10.00%) Rundeck
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) Adabas
3 1 (10.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (10.00%) Ant
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (10.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (40.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) DBA
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Test Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Netezza DBA
1 2 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Natural/Adabas Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Adabas Natural Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (20.00%) Database Security
2 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Test Management
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Content Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) NATURAL
1 1 (10.00%) JCL
1 1 (10.00%) COBOL
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) DO-178B
1 1 (10.00%) DO-254
1 1 (10.00%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Data Guard
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (10.00%) Rundeck
2 1 (10.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) Reuters
2 4 (40.00%) IBM
2 4 (40.00%) BT
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) Netezza