Period
to 15 October 2019

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 15 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Sony PlayStation
UK > England
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 889 1061 1069
Rank change year-on-year +172 +8 +49
Permanent jobs citing PlayStation 136 83 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.054% 0.061%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 62 55 71
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £77,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £48,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% -2.50% -

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 49,848 60,931 66,309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.22% 39.72% 40.64%
Number of salaries quoted 37,859 46,981 49,460
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

PlayStation
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for PlayStation in England

PlayStation
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PlayStation in England.

Salary trend for PlayStation in England

PlayStation
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PlayStation in England over the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

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 15 October 2019. 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
London +109 70 £50,000 -9.09% 9
South East +79 40 £40,000 -23.81% 1
North of England +22 18 £45,000 +38.46% 3
North West +41 17 - - 2
East of England +78 4 £49,500 +106.25%
South West +13 4 £47,500 +120.93%
Yorkshire +3 1 £45,000 +1.12%
PlayStation
UK

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, 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 76 (55.88%) Docker
2 72 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
2 72 (52.94%) AWS
3 69 (50.74%) Puppet
4 63 (46.32%) DevOps
5 60 (44.12%) Linux
6 55 (40.44%) Python
6 55 (40.44%) Windows
6 55 (40.44%) Open Source
7 54 (39.71%) Java
8 51 (37.50%) Azure
9 50 (36.76%) Ansible
9 50 (36.76%) Jenkins
10 48 (35.29%) Bash Shell
10 48 (35.29%) BDD
11 47 (34.56%) AWS CloudFormation
11 47 (34.56%) Configuration Management
11 47 (34.56%) Terraform
12 44 (32.35%) Kubernetes
12 44 (32.35%) Continuous Delivery
13 43 (31.62%) GCP
13 43 (31.62%) PowerShell
13 43 (31.62%) TeamCity
13 43 (31.62%) Travis CI
14 41 (30.15%) Xbox
15 39 (28.68%) Opscode Chef
16 38 (27.94%) Go
16 38 (27.94%) Octopus Deploy
16 38 (27.94%) Mesosphere
16 38 (27.94%) Team Foundation Server

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 13 (9.56%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (3.68%) IIS
3 2 (1.47%) Apache
3 2 (1.47%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (3.68%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 72 (52.94%) AWS
2 51 (37.50%) Azure
3 47 (34.56%) AWS CloudFormation
4 43 (31.62%) GCP
5 35 (25.74%) CloudBees
6 14 (10.29%) Serverless
7 11 (8.09%) Office 365
8 7 (5.15%) npm
9 1 (0.74%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (16.18%) Firewall
2 11 (8.09%) VPN
3 2 (1.47%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.74%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.29%) MySQL
2 10 (7.35%) NoSQL
2 10 (7.35%) SQL Server
3 9 (6.62%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (3.68%) Amazon Redshift
4 5 (3.68%) BigQuery
5 1 (0.74%) Redis
Development Applications
1 50 (36.76%) Jenkins
2 43 (31.62%) TeamCity
2 43 (31.62%) Travis CI
3 38 (27.94%) IBM UrbanCode
3 38 (27.94%) Octopus Deploy
3 38 (27.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (14.71%) Git (software)
5 8 (5.88%) webpack
6 5 (3.68%) Bitbucket Server
6 5 (3.68%) Cucumber
6 5 (3.68%) GitLab
6 5 (3.68%) Gradle
6 5 (3.68%) JIRA
6 5 (3.68%) JUnit
6 5 (3.68%) Mocha
6 5 (3.68%) NUnit
6 5 (3.68%) SpecFlow
7 3 (2.21%) sqlmap
8 2 (1.47%) Grunt
8 2 (1.47%) gulp
General
1 35 (25.74%) Games
2 22 (16.18%) Finance
3 6 (4.41%) Marketing
4 2 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (44.12%) Consultant
2 41 (30.15%) Developer
3 33 (24.26%) DevOps Consultant
4 27 (19.85%) Senior DevOps
5 26 (19.12%) Software Developer
6 24 (17.65%) Software Consultant
7 22 (16.18%) Senior Consultant
7 22 (16.18%) Senior DevOps Consultant
8 12 (8.82%) Analyst
9 11 (8.09%) DevOps Engineer
9 11 (8.09%) Systems Engineer
10 9 (6.62%) Linux Engineer
11 8 (5.88%) .NET Developer
12 7 (5.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 6 (4.41%) Programmer
14 5 (3.68%) C# Developer
14 5 (3.68%) Data Analyst
14 5 (3.68%) Java Developer
14 5 (3.68%) Senior Developer
14 5 (3.68%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (27.94%) Elastic Stack
2 22 (16.18%) AngularJS
2 22 (16.18%) React
3 21 (15.44%) REST
4 18 (13.24%) .NET
5 14 (10.29%) ASP.NET
6 9 (6.62%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (6.62%) HTML
7 8 (5.88%) CSS
7 8 (5.88%) Vue.js
8 7 (5.15%) Enzyme
8 7 (5.15%) Jest
8 7 (5.15%) jQuery
9 6 (4.41%) Unreal Engine
10 5 (3.68%) Ember.js
10 5 (3.68%) Gherkin
10 5 (3.68%) Redux
10 5 (3.68%) RESTful
10 5 (3.68%) Web Services
10 5 (3.68%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (30.15%) Xbox
2 12 (8.82%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (6.62%) Clustering
4 5 (3.68%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.94%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.94%) User Experience
6 2 (1.47%) Cyberattack
6 2 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.74%) IPTV
7 1 (0.74%) Mobile Games
7 1 (0.74%) NHS
7 1 (0.74%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.74%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 60 (44.12%) Linux
2 55 (40.44%) Windows
3 38 (27.94%) Mesosphere
4 9 (6.62%) CentOS
4 9 (6.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (6.62%) Ubuntu
5 4 (2.94%) Android
6 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
2 63 (46.32%) DevOps
3 55 (40.44%) Open Source
4 48 (35.29%) BDD
5 47 (34.56%) Configuration Management
6 44 (32.35%) Continuous Delivery
7 38 (27.94%) Continuous Deployment
7 38 (27.94%) Infrastructure as Code
8 33 (24.26%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (24.26%) Test Automation
9 28 (20.59%) Mentoring
9 28 (20.59%) TDD
10 27 (19.85%) Presales
10 27 (19.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 27 (19.85%) Validation
11 24 (17.65%) Software Engineering
12 23 (16.91%) OO
13 22 (16.18%) MVC
14 21 (15.44%) Front End Development
15 20 (14.71%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 55 (40.44%) Python
2 54 (39.71%) Java
3 48 (35.29%) Bash Shell
4 43 (31.62%) PowerShell
5 38 (27.94%) Go
6 15 (11.03%) C#
7 14 (10.29%) SQL
8 11 (8.09%) C++
8 11 (8.09%) JavaScript
9 7 (5.15%) ES6
9 7 (5.15%) ES7
10 6 (4.41%) Ruby
11 5 (3.68%) R
11 5 (3.68%) VB
12 2 (1.47%) PHP
12 2 (1.47%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 31 (22.79%) Degree
2 11 (8.09%) MCSA
2 11 (8.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (8.09%) VCP6
2 11 (8.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (3.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.68%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.21%) CHECK Team Member
4 3 (2.21%) CREST Certified
4 3 (2.21%) Cyber Scheme
4 3 (2.21%) OSCE
4 3 (2.21%) OSCP
5 2 (1.47%) CCNA
5 2 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.74%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (21.32%) QA
2 3 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 76 (55.88%) Docker
2 20 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.15%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.47%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 2 (1.47%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 69 (50.74%) Puppet
2 50 (36.76%) Ansible
3 47 (34.56%) Terraform
4 44 (32.35%) Kubernetes
5 39 (28.68%) Opscode Chef
6 38 (27.94%) Automic
6 38 (27.94%) Consul
6 38 (27.94%) Prometheus
7 35 (25.74%) Rancher
8 2 (1.47%) Jamf Pro
8 2 (1.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (27.94%) Splunk
2 20 (14.71%) VMware
3 11 (8.09%) NetApp
4 6 (4.41%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.41%) Sony
5 5 (3.68%) MuleSoft
5 5 (3.68%) Remedy
5 5 (3.68%) Tableau
6 3 (2.21%) Apple
7 2 (1.47%) Facebook
8 1 (0.74%) Genesys
8 1 (0.74%) Google
8 1 (0.74%) Samsung