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 27 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognizant
Rank - 238 -
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.032% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.078% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £59,250 £80,000 -
% change year-on-year
-25.93% -
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
2515 2577 2280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.15% 41.68% 44.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2060 2044 1888
Average salary £39,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.40% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) Reuters
2 4 (57.14%) BT
2 4 (57.14%) IBM
3 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (14.29%) Test Management
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
5 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 1 (14.29%) Puppet
5 1 (14.29%) Solvency II
5 1 (14.29%) Artifactory
5 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 1 (14.29%) Database Security
5 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security
5 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) Rundeck
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (14.29%) Adabas
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Ant
1 1 (14.29%) ClearCase
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Artifactory
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Test Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Natural/Adabas Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Adabas Natural Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Netezza DBA
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
1 1 (14.29%) Statistics
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Database Security
2 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) COBOL
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) NATURAL
1 1 (14.29%) JCL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) Reuters
2 4 (57.14%) BT
2 4 (57.14%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Netezza