The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cognizant products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognizant over the 3 months to 25 July 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 West Midlands 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognizant
Rank 210 - 202
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.074% - 0.041%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% - 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £77,500 - £47,500
Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2630 2825 2470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.97% 50.85% 50.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2175 2342 2084
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,376 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cognizant
England

Cognizant
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cognizant Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Cognizant
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cognizant Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Cognizant
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognizant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
Birmingham - 3 - -
Coventry - 1 - -
Cognizant
England

Cognizant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 (60.00%) SOA
1 3 (60.00%) webMethods
1 3 (60.00%) B2B
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Software AG
2 2 (40.00%) EAI
3 1 (20.00%) Control-M
3 1 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (20.00%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) XSD
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) Snowflake Schema
1 1 (20.00%) Star Schema
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Integration Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Integration Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Programme Director
1 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Manager
1 1 (20.00%) webMethods Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) XSD
1 1 (20.00%) XSLT
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) B2B
1 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) EAI
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) webMethods
2 2 (40.00%) Software AG
3 1 (20.00%) Ab Initio
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) HP