The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cognizant products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cognizant over the 3 months to 25 June 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.

Cognizant
UK / Scotland
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 145 163
Rank change year-on-year +11 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Cognizant 15 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.57% 0.64% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 1.52% 1.37% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £47,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +36.84% -20.83%  

Cognizant is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 985 1317 1274
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 37.20% 46.47% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 615 718 826
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

Cognizant
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Cognizant as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Cognizant in Scotland

Cognizant
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Cognizant in Scotland

Cognizant
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cognizant within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Edinburgh 0 9 - - 3
Glasgow +9 6 - - 4
Cognizant
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Cognizant.

1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (65.00%) Computer Science
1 13 (65.00%) Selenium
2 9 (45.00%) Degree
2 9 (45.00%) Integration Testing
2 9 (45.00%) Test Management
2 9 (45.00%) Test Scripting
2 9 (45.00%) V-Model
2 9 (45.00%) Waterfall
2 9 (45.00%) Test Strategy
2 9 (45.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (45.00%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (45.00%) SDLC
2 9 (45.00%) Defect Management
2 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (45.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 9 (45.00%) Software Testing
2 9 (45.00%) ISTQB
2 9 (45.00%) HP
2 9 (45.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) HP UFT
3 8 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle
4 4 (20.00%) DB2
4 4 (20.00%) Java
4 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (20.00%) Flash
4 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (20.00%) ETL

Cognizant
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (20.00%) DB2
1 4 (20.00%) IMS/DB
Development Applications
1 13 (65.00%) Selenium
2 9 (45.00%) HP UFT
3 4 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Back Office
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
1 9 (45.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) DB2 DBA
2 4 (20.00%) DBA
2 4 (20.00%) ETL Tester
2 4 (20.00%) Mainframe DBA
2 4 (20.00%) Tester
3 3 (15.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (20.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Defect Management
2 9 (45.00%) Integration Testing
2 9 (45.00%) SDLC
2 9 (45.00%) Software Testing
2 9 (45.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (45.00%) Test Management
2 9 (45.00%) Test Scripting
2 9 (45.00%) Test Strategy
2 9 (45.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (45.00%) V-Model
2 9 (45.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (20.00%) DevOps
3 4 (20.00%) ETL
3 4 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (20.00%) REXX
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 9 (45.00%) Degree
1 9 (45.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) HP
2 4 (20.00%) CA
2 4 (20.00%) IBM
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
Cognizant
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 4 days ago