Period
to 19 October 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PlayStation in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PlayStation over the 6 months to 19 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Sony PlayStation
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 928 1078 1101
Rank change year-on-year +150 +23 +45
Permanent jobs citing PlayStation 142 86 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.052% 0.063%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 63 54 71
UK 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 £23,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% - +7.14%

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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 52,968 65,118 70,555
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.88% 39.52% 40.36%
Number of salaries quoted 39,944 49,880 52,395
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £29,565 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

PlayStation
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for PlayStation in the UK

PlayStation
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for PlayStation in the UK

PlayStation
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PlayStation over the 6 months to 19 October 2019.

Salary histogram for PlayStation in the UK

PlayStation
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PlayStation within the UK over the 6 months to 19 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
England +146 141 £45,000 -5.26% 13
London +106 75 £50,000 -9.09% 8
UK excluding London +119 67 £45,000 +20.00% 8
South East +75 40 £40,000 -23.81% 1
North of England +40 18 £45,000 +38.46% 3
North West +49 17 - - 2
East of England +72 4 £49,500 +106.25%
South West +24 4 £47,500 +120.93%
Scotland +13 1 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Yorkshire +5 1 £45,000 +1.12%

For the 6 months to 19 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 with a requirement for PlayStation.

1 80 (56.34%) Docker
2 76 (53.52%) Continuous Integration
2 76 (53.52%) AWS
3 73 (51.41%) Puppet
4 67 (47.18%) DevOps
5 62 (43.66%) Linux
6 58 (40.85%) Java
6 58 (40.85%) Python
6 58 (40.85%) Windows
6 58 (40.85%) Open Source
7 52 (36.62%) Azure
7 52 (36.62%) Jenkins
8 51 (35.92%) Ansible
9 50 (35.21%) BDD
10 49 (34.51%) Bash Shell
11 48 (33.80%) AWS CloudFormation
11 48 (33.80%) Configuration Management
11 48 (33.80%) Terraform
12 45 (31.69%) Kubernetes
12 45 (31.69%) Continuous Delivery
12 45 (31.69%) TeamCity
12 45 (31.69%) PowerShell
13 44 (30.99%) GCP
13 44 (30.99%) Travis CI
14 42 (29.58%) Xbox
15 40 (28.17%) Opscode Chef
15 40 (28.17%) CloudBees
15 40 (28.17%) Rancher
16 39 (27.46%) Consul
16 39 (27.46%) Prometheus

PlayStation
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (9.15%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (4.23%) IIS
3 2 (1.41%) Apache
3 2 (1.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (3.52%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 76 (53.52%) AWS
2 52 (36.62%) Azure
3 48 (33.80%) AWS CloudFormation
4 44 (30.99%) GCP
5 40 (28.17%) CloudBees
6 16 (11.27%) Serverless
7 11 (7.75%) Office 365
8 7 (4.93%) npm
9 1 (0.70%) GitHub
9 1 (0.70%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 22 (15.49%) Firewall
2 11 (7.75%) VPN
3 2 (1.41%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.86%) MySQL
2 11 (7.75%) SQL Server
3 10 (7.04%) NoSQL
4 9 (6.34%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (3.52%) Amazon Redshift
5 5 (3.52%) BigQuery
6 1 (0.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 52 (36.62%) Jenkins
2 45 (31.69%) TeamCity
3 44 (30.99%) Travis CI
4 39 (27.46%) IBM UrbanCode
4 39 (27.46%) Octopus Deploy
4 39 (27.46%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (14.79%) Git (software)
6 8 (5.63%) webpack
7 6 (4.23%) Bitbucket Server
7 6 (4.23%) Cucumber
7 6 (4.23%) JUnit
7 6 (4.23%) NUnit
7 6 (4.23%) SpecFlow
8 5 (3.52%) GitLab
8 5 (3.52%) Gradle
8 5 (3.52%) JIRA
8 5 (3.52%) Mocha
9 3 (2.11%) sqlmap
10 2 (1.41%) Grunt
10 2 (1.41%) gulp
General
1 36 (25.35%) Games
2 21 (14.79%) Finance
3 6 (4.23%) Marketing
4 2 (1.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 64 (45.07%) Consultant
2 45 (31.69%) Developer
3 33 (23.24%) DevOps Consultant
4 30 (21.13%) Software Developer
5 28 (19.72%) Software Consultant
6 27 (19.01%) Senior DevOps
7 21 (14.79%) Senior Consultant
7 21 (14.79%) Senior DevOps Consultant
8 13 (9.15%) DevOps Engineer
9 12 (8.45%) Analyst
10 11 (7.75%) Systems Engineer
11 9 (6.34%) Linux Engineer
12 8 (5.63%) .NET Developer
13 7 (4.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 6 (4.23%) Development Consultant
14 6 (4.23%) Development Engineer
14 6 (4.23%) Java Developer
14 6 (4.23%) Java Software Developer
14 6 (4.23%) Python Developer
14 6 (4.23%) Software Development Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (27.46%) Elastic Stack
2 24 (16.90%) AngularJS
2 24 (16.90%) React
2 24 (16.90%) REST
3 19 (13.38%) .NET
4 15 (10.56%) ASP.NET
5 10 (7.04%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (6.34%) HTML
7 8 (5.63%) CSS
7 8 (5.63%) Vue.js
8 7 (4.93%) Enzyme
8 7 (4.93%) Jest
8 7 (4.93%) jQuery
9 6 (4.23%) Gherkin
9 6 (4.23%) JSON
9 6 (4.23%) Unreal Engine
9 6 (4.23%) Web Services
9 6 (4.23%) XML
10 5 (3.52%) Ember.js
10 5 (3.52%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 42 (29.58%) Xbox
2 12 (8.45%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (6.34%) Clustering
4 6 (4.23%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.82%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.82%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.82%) User Experience
6 2 (1.41%) Cyberattack
6 2 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.70%) iPhone
7 1 (0.70%) IPTV
7 1 (0.70%) Mobile Games
7 1 (0.70%) NHS
7 1 (0.70%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.70%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 62 (43.66%) Linux
2 58 (40.85%) Windows
3 39 (27.46%) Mesosphere
4 9 (6.34%) CentOS
4 9 (6.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (6.34%) Ubuntu
5 5 (3.52%) Android
6 2 (1.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (53.52%) Continuous Integration
2 67 (47.18%) DevOps
3 58 (40.85%) Open Source
4 50 (35.21%) BDD
5 48 (33.80%) Configuration Management
6 45 (31.69%) Continuous Delivery
7 39 (27.46%) Continuous Deployment
7 39 (27.46%) Infrastructure as Code
8 36 (25.35%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (23.24%) Test Automation
10 31 (21.83%) TDD
11 28 (19.72%) Mentoring
12 27 (19.01%) OO
12 27 (19.01%) Presales
12 27 (19.01%) Software Engineering
12 27 (19.01%) Stakeholder Management
12 27 (19.01%) Validation
13 23 (16.20%) Front End Development
13 23 (16.20%) MVC
14 20 (14.08%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 58 (40.85%) Java
1 58 (40.85%) Python
2 49 (34.51%) Bash Shell
3 45 (31.69%) PowerShell
4 39 (27.46%) Go
5 17 (11.97%) C#
6 15 (10.56%) SQL
7 12 (8.45%) C++
8 11 (7.75%) JavaScript
9 7 (4.93%) ES6
9 7 (4.93%) ES7
10 6 (4.23%) Ruby
11 5 (3.52%) R
11 5 (3.52%) VB
12 2 (1.41%) PHP
12 2 (1.41%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.70%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.70%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 33 (23.24%) Degree
2 11 (7.75%) MCSA
2 11 (7.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (7.75%) VCP6
2 11 (7.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (3.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.52%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.11%) CHECK Team Member
4 3 (2.11%) CREST Certified
4 3 (2.11%) Cyber Scheme
4 3 (2.11%) OSCE
4 3 (2.11%) OSCP
5 2 (1.41%) CCNA
5 2 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.70%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (19.72%) QA
2 3 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 80 (56.34%) Docker
2 20 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.63%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.41%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 2 (1.41%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 73 (51.41%) Puppet
2 51 (35.92%) Ansible
3 48 (33.80%) Terraform
4 45 (31.69%) Kubernetes
5 40 (28.17%) Opscode Chef
5 40 (28.17%) Rancher
6 39 (27.46%) Automic
6 39 (27.46%) Consul
6 39 (27.46%) Prometheus
7 2 (1.41%) Jamf Pro
7 2 (1.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 39 (27.46%) Splunk
2 20 (14.08%) VMware
3 11 (7.75%) NetApp
4 6 (4.23%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.23%) Sony
5 5 (3.52%) MuleSoft
5 5 (3.52%) Remedy
5 5 (3.52%) Tableau
6 3 (2.11%) Apple
7 2 (1.41%) Facebook
8 1 (0.70%) Genesys
8 1 (0.70%) Google
8 1 (0.70%) Samsung