Period
to 14 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PlayStation in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PlayStation over the 6 months to 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Sony PlayStation
England > North West
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 347 370 360
Rank change year-on-year +23 -10 +7
Permanent jobs citing PlayStation 6 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.053% 0.030% 0.024%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.080% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 3
North West median annual salary £32,500 £31,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.36% -9.29% +94.44%
10th Percentile £20,875 £24,025 £29,700
90th Percentile £45,000 £37,125 £38,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00% -4.76%

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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,444 4,987 4,955
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.38% 37.91% 39.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3,538 3,857 4,137
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,075 £67,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.04%

PlayStation
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing PlayStation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for PlayStation in the North West

PlayStation
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for PlayStation in the North West

PlayStation
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PlayStation in the North West over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for PlayStation in the North West

PlayStation
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PlayStation within the North West region over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. 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
Manchester +4 5 £32,500 - 2
Lancashire - 1 £24,000 -
PlayStation
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for PlayStation.

1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Sony
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) PHP
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) Xamarin
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Xbox
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) Vue.js
2 1 (16.67%) Decision-Making
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Information Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Laravel

PlayStation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Android Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (16.67%) iOS Android Developer
2 1 (16.67%) iOS Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) Laravel
2 1 (16.67%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (16.67%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Decision-Making
1 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
1 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
1 1 (16.67%) Information Management
1 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
1 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) PHP
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Sony
1 2 (33.33%) Xamarin