The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sony products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sony over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the North West region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Sony Corporation.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sony
Rank 243 - 236
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sony 12 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.17% - 0.056%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 4
Average salary £36,000 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 - £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £22,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+77.77% -35.71%
Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3209 3502 3269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.72% 47.52% 45.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2546 2870 2866
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sony
England

Sony
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Sony Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Sony
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Sony Salary Trend in the North West

Sony
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sony across the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Sony Salary Histogram in the North West

Sony
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sony within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 5 £36,000 -
Merseyside - 4 £40,000 - 1
Cheshire - 3 £31,500 -
Sony
England

Sony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 7 (46.67%) Linux
1 7 (46.67%) Python
2 6 (40.00%) OO
2 6 (40.00%) Mac OS X
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Games
3 5 (33.33%) Ruby
3 5 (33.33%) PHP
3 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 4 (26.67%) C#
4 4 (26.67%) HTML
4 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (26.67%) Perl
4 4 (26.67%) .NET
4 4 (26.67%) MySQL
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
4 4 (26.67%) CSS
4 4 (26.67%) Yahoo!
4 4 (26.67%) Google
4 4 (26.67%) Web Development
4 4 (26.67%) TDD
4 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (26.67%) BBC
4 4 (26.67%) MVC
4 4 (26.67%) Apple
4 4 (26.67%) WCF
4 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
4 4 (26.67%) RESTful
4 4 (26.67%) Social Media

Sony
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 4 (26.67%) Node.js
2 3 (20.00%) CMS
2 3 (20.00%) WordPress
3 2 (13.33%) Apache
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) LDAP
1 3 (20.00%) ISDN
1 3 (20.00%) LAN
1 3 (20.00%) VoIP
1 3 (20.00%) WAN
1 3 (20.00%) DHCP
1 3 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (20.00%) VPN
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
1 3 (20.00%) VLAN
1 3 (20.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (20.00%) Bugzilla
2 3 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 6 (40.00%) Games
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
2 4 (26.67%) PHP Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Junior
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) MySQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Junior PHP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) HTML
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
1 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
1 4 (26.67%) CSS
1 4 (26.67%) RESTful
1 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (26.67%) WCF
1 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (20.00%) jQuery
2 3 (20.00%) HTML5
2 3 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) BBC
1 4 (26.67%) Social Media
2 3 (20.00%) Xbox
2 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Mac OS X
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) OO
2 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 4 (26.67%) MVC
3 4 (26.67%) TDD
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (26.67%) Web Development
3 4 (26.67%) BDD
3 4 (26.67%) Web Application Development
4 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (20.00%) Time Management
4 3 (20.00%) Content Management
5 1 (6.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Python
2 5 (33.33%) Ruby
2 5 (33.33%) PHP
3 4 (26.67%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) Perl
4 3 (20.00%) C++
4 3 (20.00%) PHP5
4 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Apple
1 4 (26.67%) Yahoo!
1 4 (26.67%) Google
1 4 (26.67%) Facebook
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Dell
2 3 (20.00%) Avaya
2 3 (20.00%) CommVault
3 2 (13.33%) Ericsson
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