Period
to 20 June 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Sony products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sony over the 6 months to 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Sony Corporation.

Sony
UK
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 996 1036 1089
Rank change year-on-year +40 +53 -89
Permanent jobs citing Sony 187 149 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.086% 0.094%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.20% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 114 138 156
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -20.00% +11.11%

Sony is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 76,117 76,383 91,047
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.17% 44.32% 45.28%
Number of salaries quoted 59,695 61,002 74,258
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% - +3.75%

Sony
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Sony in the UK

Sony
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Sony in the UK

Sony
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sony over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Sony in the UK

Sony
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sony within the UK 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
England +36 187 £45,000 -10.00% 25
UK excluding London -4 105 £37,500 -6.25% 14
London +29 82 £55,000 - 13
South East +25 69 £35,000 - 5
North of England +19 18 £40,000 - 4
South West -3 10 - - 1
North East - 9 £37,500 -
North West -13 5 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire +16 4 £28,750 -28.13% 3
East of England -31 4 £42,500 -34.62% 1
East Midlands - 4 £42,500 - 1
Midlands - 4 £42,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, IT jobs citing Sony 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 Sony.

1 87 (46.52%) BBC
2 85 (45.45%) Google
3 80 (42.78%) Facebook
4 79 (42.25%) Apple
5 78 (41.71%) Git (software)
6 76 (40.64%) Social Media
6 76 (40.64%) Yahoo!
7 75 (40.11%) .NET
7 75 (40.11%) Agile Software Development
8 70 (37.43%) MVC
8 70 (37.43%) C#
9 69 (36.90%) RESTful
10 68 (36.36%) NoSQL
10 68 (36.36%) TDD
11 67 (35.83%) ASP.NET
12 66 (35.29%) Node.js
12 66 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
13 64 (34.22%) SQL Server
14 63 (33.69%) OO
14 63 (33.69%) ASP.NET Web API
15 62 (33.16%) Web Application Development
15 62 (33.16%) BDD
15 62 (33.16%) WCF
15 62 (33.16%) Ruby
16 45 (24.06%) Law
16 45 (24.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 41 (21.93%) SQL Server 2016
17 41 (21.93%) Windows
18 35 (18.72%) Citrix
19 25 (13.37%) Degree

Sony
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 7 (3.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (1.07%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (8.02%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.42%) Office 365
2 7 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.21%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (3.21%) npm
4 2 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.07%) SaaS
5 1 (0.53%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.49%) Firewall
1 14 (7.49%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.74%) LAN
3 4 (2.14%) NAS
3 4 (2.14%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (2.14%) SAN
3 4 (2.14%) WAN
4 2 (1.07%) VPN
5 1 (0.53%) Internet
5 1 (0.53%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (36.36%) NoSQL
2 64 (34.22%) SQL Server
3 41 (21.93%) SQL Server 2016
4 21 (11.23%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (1.60%) MySQL
6 1 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 78 (41.71%) Git (software)
2 14 (7.49%) Xcode
3 8 (4.28%) Subversion
4 7 (3.74%) gulp
5 6 (3.21%) webpack
6 1 (0.53%) Grunt
6 1 (0.53%) JIRA
6 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 45 (24.06%) Law
2 19 (10.16%) Back Office
2 19 (10.16%) Games
2 19 (10.16%) Legal
3 13 (6.95%) Marketing
4 12 (6.42%) Finance
5 8 (4.28%) Advertising
6 5 (2.67%) Retail
7 1 (0.53%) Interactive Media
7 1 (0.53%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 95 (50.80%) Developer
2 76 (40.64%) Social Media Developer
3 62 (33.16%) .NET Developer
4 22 (11.76%) Analyst
5 21 (11.23%) Senior Analyst
5 21 (11.23%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
5 21 (11.23%) Service Analyst
5 21 (11.23%) Service Desk Analyst
6 19 (10.16%) Consultant
7 14 (7.49%) iOS Developer
8 10 (5.35%) Graduate
8 10 (5.35%) Graduate Consultant
9 8 (4.28%) Business Consultant
10 7 (3.74%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
10 7 (3.74%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
10 7 (3.74%) Team Leader
11 6 (3.21%) Graduate Technical Consultant
11 6 (3.21%) Technical Consultant
12 5 (2.67%) Service Manager
12 5 (2.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (40.11%) .NET
2 69 (36.90%) RESTful
3 67 (35.83%) ASP.NET
4 66 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 66 (35.29%) Node.js
5 63 (33.69%) ASP.NET Web API
6 62 (33.16%) WCF
7 45 (24.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 23 (12.30%) HTML
9 19 (10.16%) CSS
10 17 (9.09%) .NET Core
11 10 (5.35%) CSS3
11 10 (5.35%) HTML5
12 9 (4.81%) Web Services
13 8 (4.28%) AngularJS
14 7 (3.74%) UIKit
15 6 (3.21%) Ajax
15 6 (3.21%) Sass
16 5 (2.67%) lodash
16 5 (2.67%) RxJS
Miscellaneous
1 87 (46.52%) BBC
2 76 (40.64%) Social Media
3 21 (11.23%) iPhone
4 12 (6.42%) Smartphone
5 10 (5.35%) Blackberry
6 8 (4.28%) Mobile App
7 7 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.74%) iPad
8 6 (3.21%) Augmented Reality
8 6 (3.21%) Mobile Payment
9 5 (2.67%) Marketing Technology
10 4 (2.14%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (2.14%) User Experience
11 3 (1.60%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.60%) EMV
11 3 (1.60%) FMCG
11 3 (1.60%) PlayStation
11 3 (1.60%) Xbox
12 2 (1.07%) Animation
12 2 (1.07%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 41 (21.93%) Windows
2 23 (12.30%) Apple iOS
2 23 (12.30%) Windows 7
3 18 (9.63%) Windows 10
4 16 (8.56%) Android
5 14 (7.49%) Windows Server
6 10 (5.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (3.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (40.11%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (37.43%) MVC
3 68 (36.36%) TDD
4 63 (33.69%) OO
5 62 (33.16%) BDD
5 62 (33.16%) Web Application Development
6 22 (11.76%) Ticket Management
7 16 (8.56%) ITIL
8 15 (8.02%) Unit Testing
9 14 (7.49%) iOS Development
10 12 (6.42%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (5.88%) Software Engineering
12 7 (3.74%) Business Development
12 7 (3.74%) Service Desk Management
12 7 (3.74%) SOA
13 6 (3.21%) Business Analysis
13 6 (3.21%) Data Modelling
13 6 (3.21%) Data Science
13 6 (3.21%) Front End Development
13 6 (3.21%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (37.43%) C#
2 62 (33.16%) Ruby
3 22 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 14 (7.49%) Objective-C
5 11 (5.88%) Java
6 7 (3.74%) Apple Swift
6 7 (3.74%) Python
7 6 (3.21%) C++
8 5 (2.67%) SQL
8 5 (2.67%) TypeScript
9 4 (2.14%) PHP
10 1 (0.53%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 25 (13.37%) Degree
2 10 (5.35%) Master's Degree
2 10 (5.35%) Postgraduate
3 5 (2.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (11.76%) SLA
2 8 (4.28%) QA
3 6 (3.21%) GCP
System Software
1 10 (5.35%) VMware ESXi
1 10 (5.35%) XenApp
1 10 (5.35%) XenDesktop
2 8 (4.28%) Docker
3 4 (2.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.14%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.14%) vSphere
4 2 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 85 (45.45%) Google
2 80 (42.78%) Facebook
3 79 (42.25%) Apple
4 76 (40.64%) Yahoo!
5 35 (18.72%) Citrix
6 14 (7.49%) VMware
7 13 (6.95%) iManage
7 13 (6.95%) Microsoft
8 9 (4.81%) Samsung
9 5 (2.67%) ServiceNow
10 4 (2.14%) Actuate
10 4 (2.14%) Canon
11 2 (1.07%) Ericsson
12 1 (0.53%) Altera
12 1 (0.53%) Rackspace
12 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.53%) Twitter
12 1 (0.53%) Virgin Media
12 1 (0.53%) Xilinx
12 1 (0.53%) Zend