The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sony products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sony over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sony
Rank 65 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Sony 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.30% 0.40% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.70% 1.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £55,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +28.57%
Sony
North East

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

Vendors Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
285 182 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 43.12% 36.04% 44.82%
Number of salaries quoted 210 162 217
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £48,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Sony
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Sony Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Sony
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Sony Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Sony
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (50.00%) XHTML
1 1 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (50.00%) FreeHand
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics

Sony
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (50.00%) FreeHand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Support Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Implementation Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Junior DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Junior SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree