The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sony products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sony over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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 the Sony Corporation.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sony
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Sony 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +77.77%
Sony
North West

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
742 705 838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 45.75% 41.06% 46.53%
Number of salaries quoted 585 500 652
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Sony
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Sony Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Sony
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Sony Salary Trend in Cheshire

Sony
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Sony 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 Sony.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) BBC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Yahoo!
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) Facebook
1 2 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API

Sony
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Sony 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 Sony. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) BBC
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) Yahoo!
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) Facebook