Do you meet the most up to date minimum salary requirement for your SOC?
What date did you apply exactly after getting the UCoS from your employer??
The tier 2 guidance notes has a section on maternity leave, which is allowed. You are not being penalised or discrimnated against because of it.
Char (CR001 not Casa)
In life you cannot press the Backspace button!!
Please DO NOT send me a PM for immigration advice. I reserve the right to ignore the PM and not respond.