The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cognizant products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognizant over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Walsall region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Cognizant Technology Solutions.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognizant
Rank - 24 8
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall - 1.56% 7.41%
As % of the Vendors category - 2.56% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,600 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -32.44%
Vendors Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
37 39 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 39.78% 60.94% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 35 37 13
Average salary £37,000 £31,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.35% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £22,500 £18,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cognizant
West Midlands

Cognizant
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

Cognizant Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Cognizant
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Cognizant Salary Trend in Walsall

Cognizant
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Business Transformation

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft