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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognizant
Rank 254 238 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.018% 0.097% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.039% 0.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £32,875 -
UK excluding London average salary £77,500 £60,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+29.16% +42.85%
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
2575 2724 2426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 45.53% 44.03% 41.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2148 2172 2052
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
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 1 May 2016. 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
Dorset +9 1 - -
Cognizant
England

Cognizant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Sybase ASE
2 2 (66.67%) Corporate Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Financial Institution
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) Fixed Income
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Sybase
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Kafka
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) XML Parsing

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Corporate Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Financial Institution
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) JMS
1 2 (66.67%) Kafka
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Fixed Income
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) XML Parsing
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) COBIT
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Sybase
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft