The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sony products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sony over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sony
Rank - 208 200
Permanent jobs citing Sony 0 3 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.062% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.11% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 21
Average salary - £55,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +83.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +25.00%
Sony
South East

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

Vendors Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2786 2730 2778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 56.21% 56.53% 51.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2227 2088 2296
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Sony
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Sony Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Sony
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Sony Salary Trend in Surrey

Sony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 (88.89%) Apple
1 8 (88.89%) Google
2 6 (66.67%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) Spring
3 5 (55.56%) J2SE
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
3 5 (55.56%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) J2EE
3 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
3 5 (55.56%) Physics
3 5 (55.56%) Cyber Security
4 4 (44.44%) Hadoop
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) JDBC
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) XML
4 4 (44.44%) XSD
4 4 (44.44%) Swing
4 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
5 3 (33.33%) BBC
5 3 (33.33%) Ruby
5 3 (33.33%) Yahoo!
5 3 (33.33%) TDD
5 3 (33.33%) C#
5 3 (33.33%) MVC
5 3 (33.33%) OO
5 3 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET

Sony
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 3 (33.33%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Hadoop
2 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Software Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) J2SE
1 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
1 5 (55.56%) Spring
1 5 (55.56%) J2EE
2 4 (44.44%) JDBC
2 4 (44.44%) Web Services
2 4 (44.44%) XML
2 4 (44.44%) XSD
2 4 (44.44%) Swing
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) WCF
3 3 (33.33%) RESTful
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
1 5 (55.56%) Physics
2 3 (33.33%) Social Media
2 3 (33.33%) BBC
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Cyber Security
2 3 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 3 (33.33%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
2 3 (33.33%) OO
2 3 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) Signal Processing
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development
3 1 (11.11%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Ruby
3 3 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Apple
1 8 (88.89%) Google
2 3 (33.33%) Facebook
2 3 (33.33%) Yahoo!
3 1 (11.11%) Telerik