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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cognizant over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cognizant
England / West Midlands
Rank 211 221 217
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.10% 0.019% 0.020%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.043% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £85,000 -
% change year-on-year
-62.94% -

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
2191 2337 2338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.96% 43.92% 46.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1655 1925 2074
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cognizant
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Cognizant as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognizant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 4 - - 1
Coventry +11 1 - -
Cognizant
England

Cognizant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing Cognizant also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Cognizant.

1 8 (61.54%) Java
1 8 (61.54%) Web Services
1 8 (61.54%) TDD
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
3 5 (38.46%) IBM
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 4 (30.77%) DB2
4 4 (30.77%) WebLogic
4 4 (30.77%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) JSP
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) C#
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) XML
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) JBoss
4 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
4 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
4 4 (30.77%) JMS
4 4 (30.77%) Misys
4 4 (30.77%) Financial Institution
4 4 (30.77%) Regression Testing
4 4 (30.77%) WebLogic Portal
4 4 (30.77%) Workflow
4 4 (30.77%) Banking
4 4 (30.77%) Retail
4 4 (30.77%) Asset Management
4 4 (30.77%) Log4j
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum

Cognizant
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) JBoss
1 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
1 4 (30.77%) WebLogic
1 4 (30.77%) WebLogic Portal
1 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) DB2
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Big Data
2 2 (15.38%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Log4j
1 4 (30.77%) Selenium
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Banking
2 4 (30.77%) Financial Institution
2 4 (30.77%) Investment Banking
2 4 (30.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Development Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Software Development Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Software Test Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Test Development Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Test Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Designer
3 2 (15.38%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Product Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Wintel Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Server Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Services Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) Web Services
2 4 (30.77%) CSS
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) JMS
2 4 (30.77%) JSP
2 4 (30.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Solaris
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) TDD
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) API Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Asset Management
2 4 (30.77%) Automation Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Business Transformation
2 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
2 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Open Source
2 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Regression Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
2 4 (30.77%) Scrum
2 4 (30.77%) Target Operating Model
2 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Wealth Management
2 4 (30.77%) Web Development
2 4 (30.77%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
1 4 (30.77%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) IBM
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) Misys
3 1 (7.69%) Netezza