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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sony
Rank - - 253
Permanent jobs citing Sony 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.014%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £19,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,750 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +30.59%
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
3350 3133 3701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 45.22% 45.70% 50.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2656 2658 3170
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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%) SQL Server 2012
1 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
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

Sony
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 8 (53.33%) 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%) C++ Developer
3 6 (40.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 6 (40.00%) C++ Games Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Games Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Software 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%) RESTful
1 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 8 (53.33%) WCF
2 7 (46.67%) OpenGL
3 6 (40.00%) Qt
4 1 (6.67%) DirectX
4 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%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) OO
1 8 (53.33%) MVC
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%) Software Engineering
2 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) C#
1 8 (53.33%) Ruby
2 7 (46.67%) C++
2 7 (46.67%) Python
3 6 (40.00%) GLSL
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) Lua
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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