Period
to 22 November 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 November 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 887 1000 1142
Rank change year-on-year +113 +142 -126
Permanent jobs citing Sony 262 203 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.11% 0.053%
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% 0.25% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 114 184 96
UK median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £32,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -22.22% -30.77% +44.44%

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 69,309 80,273 83,544
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.57% 44.41% 43.92%
Number of salaries quoted 53,635 62,077 67,465
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

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 November 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 November 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 +147 255 £42,500 -19.05% 29
London +117 137 £90,000 +63.64% 10
UK excluding London +42 119 £35,000 -22.22% 20
South East +31 51 £35,000 - 4
North of England +40 37 £35,000 -12.50% 4
North West +45 35 £35,000 -24.32% 3
Midlands +39 18 £42,500 +54.55% 3
East Midlands +22 15 £42,500 +54.55% 2
East of England -1 6 £42,500 -34.62% 7
South West - 6 - - 1
West Midlands - 3 £37,500 - 1
Yorkshire +30 2 £35,750 +19.17% 1
Wales +4 1 £27,500 -35.29% 1

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 130 (49.62%) Law
2 101 (38.55%) Windows
3 84 (32.06%) C#
3 84 (32.06%) Social Media
4 83 (31.68%) Google
4 83 (31.68%) .NET
4 83 (31.68%) MVC
5 81 (30.92%) ASP.NET
5 81 (30.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 80 (30.53%) BBC
7 79 (30.15%) SQL Server
8 78 (29.77%) Agile Software Development
8 78 (29.77%) Facebook
9 74 (28.24%) Yahoo!
9 74 (28.24%) Apple
10 73 (27.86%) TDD
10 73 (27.86%) BDD
10 73 (27.86%) ASP.NET Web API
10 73 (27.86%) .NET Core
11 72 (27.48%) SQL Server 2016
11 72 (27.48%) NoSQL
11 72 (27.48%) Git (software)
11 72 (27.48%) RESTful
11 72 (27.48%) Web Application Development
11 72 (27.48%) Node.js
11 72 (27.48%) Ruby
11 72 (27.48%) WCF
12 67 (25.57%) OO
13 56 (21.37%) Citrix
14 51 (19.47%) Office 365

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 6 (2.29%) Apache
1 6 (2.29%) Apache Spark
2 4 (1.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 34 (12.98%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.38%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.38%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.38%) Autodesk Flame
4 1 (0.38%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 51 (19.47%) Office 365
2 9 (3.44%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.15%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.15%) SaaS
4 2 (0.76%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.38%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (0.38%) IaaS
5 1 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (11.83%) Firewall
1 31 (11.83%) TCP/IP
2 24 (9.16%) WAN
3 22 (8.40%) Remote Desktop
3 22 (8.40%) SAN
4 21 (8.02%) LAN
4 21 (8.02%) NAS
5 7 (2.67%) VPN
6 5 (1.91%) Internet
7 2 (0.76%) VLAN
8 1 (0.38%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (30.15%) SQL Server
2 72 (27.48%) NoSQL
2 72 (27.48%) SQL Server 2016
3 6 (2.29%) Amazon Redshift
3 6 (2.29%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.38%) Big Data
4 1 (0.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 72 (27.48%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.76%) Android Studio
2 2 (0.76%) GitLab
2 2 (0.76%) Gradle
2 2 (0.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.76%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.76%) webpack
3 1 (0.38%) Grunt
3 1 (0.38%) gulp
3 1 (0.38%) JIRA
General
1 130 (49.62%) Law
2 38 (14.50%) Legal
3 23 (8.78%) Finance
4 17 (6.49%) Back Office
4 17 (6.49%) Games
5 14 (5.34%) Marketing
6 8 (3.05%) Publishing
7 5 (1.91%) Music Industry
7 5 (1.91%) Retail
8 4 (1.53%) Banking
9 2 (0.76%) Advertising
9 2 (0.76%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 92 (35.11%) Developer
2 78 (29.77%) .NET Developer
3 74 (28.24%) Analyst
4 66 (25.19%) Service Analyst
4 66 (25.19%) Service Desk Analyst
4 66 (25.19%) Social Media Developer
5 26 (9.92%) Consultant
6 23 (8.78%) Senior Analyst
6 23 (8.78%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
7 19 (7.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 16 (6.11%) Senior Consultant
9 14 (5.34%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
10 10 (3.82%) Graduate
11 8 (3.05%) QA Manager
11 8 (3.05%) Quality Manager
11 8 (3.05%) Support Analyst
12 7 (2.67%) Desktop Support
12 7 (2.67%) Project Manager
12 7 (2.67%) Software Engineer
12 7 (2.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (31.68%) .NET
2 81 (30.92%) ASP.NET
2 81 (30.92%) ASP.NET MVC
3 73 (27.86%) .NET Core
3 73 (27.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 72 (27.48%) Node.js
4 72 (27.48%) RESTful
4 72 (27.48%) WCF
5 14 (5.34%) CSS
5 14 (5.34%) HTML
6 11 (4.20%) .NET Framework
7 6 (2.29%) Entity Framework
7 6 (2.29%) LINQ
7 6 (2.29%) Web Services
8 5 (1.91%) WinForms
9 4 (1.53%) AngularJS
9 4 (1.53%) React
10 3 (1.15%) jQuery
10 3 (1.15%) Laravel
11 2 (0.76%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 84 (32.06%) Social Media
2 80 (30.53%) BBC
3 22 (8.40%) iPhone
4 21 (8.02%) Blackberry
4 21 (8.02%) Enterprise Storage
5 17 (6.49%) Management Information System
6 13 (4.96%) User Experience
7 11 (4.20%) Self-Motivation
8 8 (3.05%) Data Structures
8 8 (3.05%) Marketing Technology
8 8 (3.05%) PlayStation
9 6 (2.29%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.91%) Anti-Piracy
11 4 (1.53%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (1.15%) Computer Science
12 3 (1.15%) Oculus Rift
13 2 (0.76%) Augmented Reality
13 2 (0.76%) Data Centre
13 2 (0.76%) Greenfield Project
13 2 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 101 (38.55%) Windows
2 36 (13.74%) Windows 7
3 30 (11.45%) Windows Server
4 21 (8.02%) Android
4 21 (8.02%) Windows 10
5 16 (6.11%) Apple iOS
6 9 (3.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.53%) Linux
8 3 (1.15%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X Server
9 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (31.68%) MVC
2 78 (29.77%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (27.86%) BDD
3 73 (27.86%) TDD
4 72 (27.48%) Web Application Development
5 67 (25.57%) OO
6 47 (17.94%) ITIL
7 38 (14.50%) Information Security
8 37 (14.12%) Ticket Management
9 31 (11.83%) Security Management
10 29 (11.07%) Information Security Management
10 29 (11.07%) ISMS
11 27 (10.31%) ITSM
12 21 (8.02%) Migration
13 18 (6.87%) Continuous Improvement
14 17 (6.49%) Case Management
15 15 (5.73%) Time Management
16 13 (4.96%) Software Engineering
17 10 (3.82%) Document Management
18 9 (3.44%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 84 (32.06%) C#
2 72 (27.48%) Ruby
3 7 (2.67%) SQL
4 6 (2.29%) Java
4 6 (2.29%) Scala
5 5 (1.91%) JavaScript
5 5 (1.91%) PHP
6 3 (1.15%) Python
7 2 (0.76%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.38%) C++
8 1 (0.38%) ES6
8 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (6.49%) Degree
2 9 (3.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 7 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (2.67%) Master's Degree
4 6 (2.29%) Postgraduate
5 4 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.76%) CCIE
6 2 (0.76%) CCNP
6 2 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.76%) JNCIE
6 2 (0.76%) JNCIP
7 1 (0.38%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (16.03%) SLA
2 10 (3.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (3.44%) QA
4 8 (3.05%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.76%) PMO
6 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 50 (19.08%) Active Directory
2 23 (8.78%) vSphere
3 21 (8.02%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.05%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (3.05%) XenApp
4 8 (3.05%) XenDesktop
5 6 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.15%) Docker
7 2 (0.76%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.38%) StorNext
Systems Management
1 3 (1.15%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.76%) Ansible
2 2 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.76%) Puppet
2 2 (0.76%) Salt
3 1 (0.38%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 83 (31.68%) Google
2 78 (29.77%) Facebook
3 74 (28.24%) Apple
3 74 (28.24%) Yahoo!
4 56 (21.37%) Citrix
5 50 (19.08%) Microsoft
6 30 (11.45%) VMware
7 12 (4.58%) iManage
8 11 (4.20%) ServiceNow
9 9 (3.44%) Samsung
10 8 (3.05%) Canon
11 4 (1.53%) Tableau
12 3 (1.15%) Adobe
13 2 (0.76%) Ab Initio
13 2 (0.76%) Ivanti
13 2 (0.76%) MicroStrategy
13 2 (0.76%) Talend
13 2 (0.76%) Virgin Media
14 1 (0.38%) Tealium
14 1 (0.38%) Zend