The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognizant
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 - £70,000
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England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2879 2659 2288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 50.69% 50.51% 48.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2433 2260 1925
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (75.00%) webMethods
1 3 (75.00%) SOA
1 3 (75.00%) B2B
2 2 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Software AG
2 2 (50.00%) EAI
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (25.00%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) People Management
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Java

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP IS-U
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Integration Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Integration Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Director
1 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Manager
1 1 (25.00%) webMethods Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XSD
1 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) SOA
1 3 (75.00%) B2B
2 2 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) EAI
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) People Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) webMethods
2 2 (50.00%) Software AG
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
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