Period
to 20 June 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PlayStation in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PlayStation over the 6 months to 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Sony PlayStation
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 529 529 612
Rank change year-on-year 0 +83 +25
Permanent jobs citing PlayStation 10 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.033% 0.038% 0.024%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.083% 0.098% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 9
South East median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -20.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £41,750 £25,900 £43,500
90th Percentile £64,500 £59,000 £65,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £66,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year -20.75% +26.19% -6.67%

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 South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 12,034 11,248 15,874
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.00% 38.42% 42.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9,900 9,206 13,189
South East median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,602 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.80% -0.80% +5.26%

PlayStation
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing PlayStation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for PlayStation in the South East

PlayStation
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for PlayStation in the South East

PlayStation
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PlayStation in the South East over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Salary histogram for PlayStation in the South East

PlayStation
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PlayStation within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 June 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
Berkshire +2 7 £52,500 +81.03%
Thames Valley -8 7 £52,500 +81.03%
Surrey +4 2 £70,000 +75.00%
Kent - 1 £32,500 -
PlayStation
England

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 South East region with a requirement for PlayStation.

1 7 (70.00%) Java
1 7 (70.00%) PHP
1 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) Financial Institution
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
1 7 (70.00%) Retail
1 7 (70.00%) Android
1 7 (70.00%) Mobile App
1 7 (70.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 7 (70.00%) Android Development
1 7 (70.00%) Mobile Development
2 3 (30.00%) Xbox
2 3 (30.00%) Games
2 3 (30.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Sony
3 2 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 2 (20.00%) State Machine
3 2 (20.00%) Unreal Engine
3 2 (20.00%) Game Development
3 2 (20.00%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (20.00%) Animation

PlayStation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 7 (70.00%) Finance
1 7 (70.00%) Financial Institution
1 7 (70.00%) Retail
2 3 (30.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Android Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Applications Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Games Programmer
3 2 (20.00%) Programmer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Games Programmer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Games Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Games Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Games Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (30.00%) Xbox
3 2 (20.00%) Animation
3 2 (20.00%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (20.00%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Android
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Android Development
1 7 (70.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 7 (70.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (20.00%) Game Development
2 2 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) Java
1 7 (70.00%) PHP
2 3 (30.00%) C++
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Sony