The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sony products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sony over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sony
Rank 225 - 202
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sony 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.017% - 0.043%
As % of the Vendors category 0.034% - 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £30,000 - £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £45,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +34.32%
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 West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2921 2633 2263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 50.79% 50.65% 48.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2468 2237 1909
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
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 West Midlands

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

Sony Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Sony
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Sony Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Sony
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sony within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 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
Warwickshire - 1 £30,000 -
Sony
England

Sony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) MVC
1 6 (85.71%) Ruby
2 5 (71.43%) Yahoo!
2 5 (71.43%) Google
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) WCF
2 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (71.43%) RESTful
2 5 (71.43%) BDD
2 5 (71.43%) NoSQL
2 5 (71.43%) Node.js
2 5 (71.43%) BBC
2 5 (71.43%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) Apple
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (71.43%) Social Media
2 5 (71.43%) Facebook
2 5 (71.43%) Web Application Development
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (28.57%) Adobe
3 2 (28.57%) Games
4 1 (14.29%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript

Sony
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 5 (71.43%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (14.29%) Final Cut Pro
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) NoSQL
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (28.57%) Games
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) WCF
2 5 (71.43%) RESTful
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) BBC
1 5 (71.43%) Social Media
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
2 1 (14.29%) Video Editing
2 1 (14.29%) Xbox
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) BDD
2 5 (71.43%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) Web Application Development
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Ruby
2 5 (71.43%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Yahoo!
1 5 (71.43%) Google
1 5 (71.43%) Apple
1 5 (71.43%) Facebook
2 2 (28.57%) Adobe
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft