The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sony
Rank 251 - 243
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sony 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.040% - 0.014%
As % of the Vendors category 0.090% - 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £30,000 - £19,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +28.57%
Sony
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3332 2997 3414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.47% 44.37% 47.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2723 2529 2940
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

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
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 21 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 3 £30,000 - 1
Sony
England

Sony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 8 (53.33%) MVC
1 8 (53.33%) BBC
1 8 (53.33%) Apple
1 8 (53.33%) .NET
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
1 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
1 8 (53.33%) C#
1 8 (53.33%) OO
1 8 (53.33%) Ruby
1 8 (53.33%) Yahoo!
1 8 (53.33%) Google
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (53.33%) TDD
1 8 (53.33%) WCF
1 8 (53.33%) Git (software)
1 8 (53.33%) RESTful
1 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 8 (53.33%) Social Media
1 8 (53.33%) BDD
1 8 (53.33%) NoSQL
1 8 (53.33%) Node.js
1 8 (53.33%) Facebook
1 8 (53.33%) Web Application Development
1 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Python
2 7 (46.67%) C++
2 7 (46.67%) OpenGL
2 7 (46.67%) 3D Graphics
3 6 (40.00%) Games

Sony
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 8 (53.33%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
1 8 (53.33%) NoSQL
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (40.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) .NET Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Games Developer
3 6 (40.00%) C++ Developer
3 6 (40.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (40.00%) C++ Games Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) .NET
1 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
1 8 (53.33%) WCF
1 8 (53.33%) RESTful
1 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (46.67%) OpenGL
3 6 (40.00%) Qt
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (6.67%) DirectX
5 1 (6.67%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) BBC
1 8 (53.33%) Social Media
2 7 (46.67%) 3D Graphics
3 6 (40.00%) iPhone
3 6 (40.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Android
3 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) MVC
1 8 (53.33%) OO
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (53.33%) TDD
1 8 (53.33%) BDD
1 8 (53.33%) Web Application Development
2 1 (6.67%) Time Management
2 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) C#
1 8 (53.33%) Ruby
2 7 (46.67%) Python
2 7 (46.67%) C++
3 6 (40.00%) GLSL
4 1 (6.67%) Lua
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Apple
1 8 (53.33%) Yahoo!
1 8 (53.33%) Google
1 8 (53.33%) Facebook
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