Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 945 1061 1014
Rank change year-on-year +116 -47 -29
Permanent jobs citing Sony 222 118 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.068% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.15% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 207 107 250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £31,700 £32,500 £33,675
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -15.79% +5.56% +12.50%

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 77,411 76,298 94,876
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.63% 43.71% 45.48%
Number of salaries quoted 60,810 61,377 77,695
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £74,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Sony in the UK

Sony
Top 13 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 22 January 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 +121 214 £47,500 -13.64% 29
UK excluding London +68 137 £40,000 -15.79% 18
London +28 82 £55,000 - 12
South East +48 63 £35,000 -12.50% 5
North of England +28 33 £40,000 - 9
East of England +15 32 £65,000 - 2
North East - 13 £45,000 - 1
North West - 13 £40,000 - 2
Yorkshire +32 7 £27,500 - 6
East Midlands +17 4 £27,500 -45.00%
Midlands +10 4 £27,500 -45.00%
Wales +9 3 £42,500 +21.43%
Scotland -35 2 £33,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT jobs citing Sony also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Sony.

1 175 (78.83%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (76.13%) Git (software)
3 165 (74.32%) BBC
4 158 (71.17%) TDD
5 149 (67.12%) Google
6 147 (66.22%) Apple
7 146 (65.77%) MVC
7 146 (65.77%) Yahoo!
7 146 (65.77%) Social Media
7 146 (65.77%) Facebook
8 142 (63.96%) OO
9 134 (60.36%) RESTful
10 129 (58.11%) C#
11 128 (57.66%) Node.js
12 125 (56.31%) .NET
12 125 (56.31%) ASP.NET
13 124 (55.86%) NoSQL
13 124 (55.86%) ASP.NET MVC
14 120 (54.05%) ASP.NET Web API
15 119 (53.60%) WCF
16 118 (53.15%) SQL Server
17 116 (52.25%) Ruby
17 116 (52.25%) Web Application Development
17 116 (52.25%) BDD
17 116 (52.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 97 (43.69%) SQL Server 2014
19 47 (21.17%) Unit Testing
20 40 (18.02%) Subversion
21 37 (16.67%) HTML
22 35 (15.77%) CSS

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 2 (0.90%) WordPress
2 1 (0.45%) CMS
2 1 (0.45%) IBM Domino
2 1 (0.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.60%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.45%) npm
4 1 (0.45%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.35%) Broadband
2 2 (0.90%) HTTP
2 2 (0.90%) LAN
3 1 (0.45%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (55.86%) NoSQL
2 118 (53.15%) SQL Server
3 97 (43.69%) SQL Server 2014
4 21 (9.46%) SQL Server 2016
5 19 (8.56%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (3.15%) MySQL
7 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 169 (76.13%) Git (software)
2 40 (18.02%) Subversion
3 24 (10.81%) Xcode
4 3 (1.35%) gulp
4 3 (1.35%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.35%) Moq
4 3 (1.35%) MSBuild
4 3 (1.35%) NUnit
4 3 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.35%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.45%) Android Studio
5 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 22 (9.91%) Games
2 8 (3.60%) Marketing
3 4 (1.80%) Advertising
4 3 (1.35%) Finance
5 1 (0.45%) Billing
5 1 (0.45%) Interactive Media
5 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 186 (83.78%) Developer
2 145 (65.32%) Social Media Developer
3 119 (53.60%) .NET Developer
4 24 (10.81%) iOS Developer
5 13 (5.86%) Android Developer
6 12 (5.41%) PHP Developer
7 9 (4.05%) C++ Developer
7 9 (4.05%) C++ Software Developer
7 9 (4.05%) Software Developer
8 7 (3.15%) Games Tester
8 7 (3.15%) Lead Tester
8 7 (3.15%) Tester
9 6 (2.70%) C Developer
9 6 (2.70%) C/C++ Developer
9 6 (2.70%) C/C++ Software Developer
9 6 (2.70%) Full Stack Developer
10 5 (2.25%) Consultant
10 5 (2.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 4 (1.80%) C# Developer
11 4 (1.80%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (60.36%) RESTful
2 128 (57.66%) Node.js
3 125 (56.31%) .NET
3 125 (56.31%) ASP.NET
4 124 (55.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 120 (54.05%) ASP.NET Web API
6 119 (53.60%) WCF
7 116 (52.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 37 (16.67%) HTML
9 35 (15.77%) CSS
10 33 (14.86%) Web Services
11 27 (12.16%) HTML5
12 24 (10.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 19 (8.56%) Behat
13 19 (8.56%) LAMP
13 19 (8.56%) XHTML
14 18 (8.11%) UIKit
15 11 (4.95%) AngularJS
16 9 (4.05%) CSS3
16 9 (4.05%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 165 (74.32%) BBC
2 146 (65.77%) Social Media
3 29 (13.06%) Smartphone
4 21 (9.46%) iPhone
5 18 (8.11%) iPad
6 9 (4.05%) Computer Science
7 7 (3.15%) Mobile App
7 7 (3.15%) Mobile Payment
8 6 (2.70%) Algorithms
8 6 (2.70%) User Experience
9 2 (0.90%) EMV
9 2 (0.90%) PlayStation
10 1 (0.45%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 30 (13.51%) Linux
2 27 (12.16%) Apple iOS
3 18 (8.11%) Android
4 2 (0.90%) Windows
5 1 (0.45%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.45%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (78.83%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (71.17%) TDD
3 146 (65.77%) MVC
4 142 (63.96%) OO
5 116 (52.25%) BDD
5 116 (52.25%) Web Application Development
6 47 (21.17%) Unit Testing
7 29 (13.06%) OOP
8 24 (10.81%) iOS Development
8 24 (10.81%) Scrum
9 22 (9.91%) SDLC
10 19 (8.56%) OO PHP
11 17 (7.66%) Software Engineering
12 14 (6.31%) Mentoring
13 13 (5.86%) Android Development
14 9 (4.05%) Multithreading
15 8 (3.60%) Line Management
16 6 (2.70%) Front End Development
16 6 (2.70%) Microservices
16 6 (2.70%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 129 (58.11%) C#
2 116 (52.25%) Ruby
3 34 (15.32%) JavaScript
4 28 (12.61%) PHP
5 25 (11.26%) SQL
6 24 (10.81%) Objective-C
7 20 (9.01%) Java
8 19 (8.56%) PHP 7
9 12 (5.41%) C++
10 7 (3.15%) Python
11 6 (2.70%) Apple Swift
11 6 (2.70%) C
12 4 (1.80%) Bourne shell
12 4 (1.80%) ES6
13 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (4.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.66%) QA
2 8 (3.60%) GCP
System Software
1 2 (0.90%) Docker
Vendors
1 149 (67.12%) Google
2 147 (66.22%) Apple
3 146 (65.77%) Facebook
3 146 (65.77%) Yahoo!
4 20 (9.01%) Zend
5 19 (8.56%) Twitter
6 10 (4.50%) Microsoft
7 6 (2.70%) IBM
7 6 (2.70%) Intel
7 6 (2.70%) NVIDIA
7 6 (2.70%) Oracle
8 3 (1.35%) Actuate
9 1 (0.45%) Aruba
9 1 (0.45%) Avid
9 1 (0.45%) Dell
9 1 (0.45%) Ericsson
9 1 (0.45%) HP
9 1 (0.45%) Samsung