Period
to 29 May 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PlayStation in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PlayStation over the 6 months to 29 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Sony PlayStation
UK > England
6 months to
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 836 985 1110
Rank change year-on-year +149 +125 -15
Permanent jobs citing PlayStation 15 71 56
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.018% 0.053% 0.035%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.046% 0.14% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 15 41 56
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -14.29% -19.23%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £30,750
90th Percentile £71,750 £68,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -14.29% -19.23%

PlayStation is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32,360 52,451 62,750
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.14% 39.39% 38.85%
Number of salaries quoted 25,083 39,435 48,606
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

PlayStation
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing PlayStation as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for PlayStation in England

PlayStation
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PlayStation in England.

Salary trend for PlayStation in England

PlayStation
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing PlayStation in England over the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

Salary histogram for PlayStation in England

PlayStation
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PlayStation within the England region over the 6 months to 29 May 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North of England +134 8 £50,000 +31.58%
North West +80 8 £50,000 +21.95%
London +100 7 £65,000 +18.18% 2
PlayStation
UK

For the 6 months to 29 May 2020, IT jobs citing PlayStation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for PlayStation.

1 8 (53.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (33.33%) Selenium
2 5 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 5 (33.33%) Line Management
2 5 (33.33%) Creative Thinking
3 4 (26.67%) Xbox
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) JIRA
4 3 (20.00%) Cypress.io
4 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (20.00%) Android
4 3 (20.00%) Apple
4 3 (20.00%) Xcode
4 3 (20.00%) Roku
4 3 (20.00%) Android Studio
4 3 (20.00%) Docker
4 3 (20.00%) Apple TV
4 3 (20.00%) React Native
4 3 (20.00%) SDET
4 3 (20.00%) TestFlight
4 3 (20.00%) Samsung
4 3 (20.00%) Redux
4 3 (20.00%) Android TV
4 3 (20.00%) Logz.io
5 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure as Code
5 2 (13.33%) Amazon EKS
5 2 (13.33%) Amazon ECS

PlayStation
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Magento
1 1 (6.67%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Logz.io
1 3 (20.00%) TestFlight
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon ECS
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon EKS
2 2 (13.33%) AWS
2 2 (13.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (13.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (13.33%) Azure
2 2 (13.33%) GCP
2 2 (13.33%) Office 365
2 2 (13.33%) SaaS
2 2 (13.33%) Serverless
3 1 (6.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DHCP
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
1 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Selenium
1 5 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 4 (26.67%) JIRA
3 3 (20.00%) Android Studio
3 3 (20.00%) Cypress.io
3 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (20.00%) Xcode
4 2 (13.33%) GitLab
4 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (13.33%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Back Office
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Test Automation Manager
1 5 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Development Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Mobile Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Software Development Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Test Development Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (13.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Kubernetes Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Lead DevOps
3 2 (13.33%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior DevOps
3 2 (13.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) React Native
1 3 (20.00%) Redux
2 2 (13.33%) Node.js
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) React
3 1 (6.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Xbox
2 3 (20.00%) Apple TV
2 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Android
1 3 (20.00%) Android TV
1 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (33.33%) Creative Thinking
2 5 (33.33%) Line Management
3 3 (20.00%) SDET
3 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (13.33%) DevOps
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure as Code
4 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) BDD
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) Fintech
5 1 (6.67%) Kanban
5 1 (6.67%) Microservices
5 1 (6.67%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) ES6
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Docker
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Kubernetes
1 2 (13.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Apple
1 3 (20.00%) Roku
1 3 (20.00%) Samsung
2 2 (13.33%) Facebook
3 1 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Okta