Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 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
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 910 972 1081
Rank change year-on-year +62 +109 -77
Permanent jobs citing Sony 205 223 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.13% 0.068%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.29% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 105 208 109
UK median annual salary £42,500 £46,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.11% -15.91% +10.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,775 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% -15.79% +5.56%

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 64,482 77,322 77,057
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.48% 44.29% 43.81%
Number of salaries quoted 49,504 60,689 62,039
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £76,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 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 +63 197 £42,500 -10.53% 37
London +80 112 £80,000 +45.45% 20
UK excluding London +14 86 £35,000 -12.50% 20
South East -9 36 £45,000 +28.57% 3
North West +46 34 £35,000 -12.50% 3
North of England +39 34 £35,000 -12.50% 8
Midlands +48 11 £42,500 +54.55% 3
East Midlands +23 8 £42,500 +54.55% 2
East of England +4 3 £35,000 -46.15% 2
West Midlands - 3 £37,500 - 1
Wales +7 1 £27,500 -35.29% 1
South West - 1 £47,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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.

1 100 (48.78%) Law
2 77 (37.56%) Social Media
3 75 (36.59%) Windows
4 71 (34.63%) .NET
5 70 (34.15%) SQL Server
5 70 (34.15%) C#
6 69 (33.66%) MVC
6 69 (33.66%) Agile Software Development
7 68 (33.17%) ASP.NET
7 68 (33.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 67 (32.68%) Google
8 67 (32.68%) Facebook
9 66 (32.20%) Yahoo!
9 66 (32.20%) Apple
9 66 (32.20%) BBC
10 65 (31.71%) TDD
10 65 (31.71%) Git (software)
10 65 (31.71%) BDD
10 65 (31.71%) Node.js
10 65 (31.71%) ASP.NET Web API
10 65 (31.71%) .NET Core
11 64 (31.22%) SQL Server 2016
11 64 (31.22%) Web Application Development
11 64 (31.22%) NoSQL
11 64 (31.22%) RESTful
11 64 (31.22%) WCF
11 64 (31.22%) Ruby
12 59 (28.78%) Information Security
12 59 (28.78%) OO
13 53 (25.85%) Security Management

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 (2.93%) Apache
1 6 (2.93%) Apache Spark
2 2 (0.98%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (11.71%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.98%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (0.49%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.49%) Autodesk Flame
3 1 (0.49%) CINEMA 4D
3 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 39 (19.02%) Office 365
2 9 (4.39%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.98%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (0.98%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.49%) Google Play
5 1 (0.49%) IaaS
5 1 (0.49%) PaaS
5 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.78%) WAN
2 14 (6.83%) TCP/IP
3 13 (6.34%) Firewall
3 13 (6.34%) SAN
4 12 (5.85%) LAN
4 12 (5.85%) NAS
4 12 (5.85%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (0.98%) VLAN
5 2 (0.98%) VPN
6 1 (0.49%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.49%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (34.15%) SQL Server
2 64 (31.22%) NoSQL
2 64 (31.22%) SQL Server 2016
3 6 (2.93%) Amazon Redshift
3 6 (2.93%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.49%) Big Data
4 1 (0.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 65 (31.71%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.46%) Android Studio
3 2 (0.98%) GitLab
3 2 (0.98%) Gradle
3 2 (0.98%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.98%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.49%) git-flow
4 1 (0.49%) PHPUnit
4 1 (0.49%) webpack
4 1 (0.49%) Xcode
General
1 100 (48.78%) Law
2 24 (11.71%) Legal
3 19 (9.27%) Finance
4 14 (6.83%) Back Office
5 12 (5.85%) Games
6 10 (4.88%) Publishing
7 8 (3.90%) Marketing
8 5 (2.44%) Japanese Language
9 3 (1.46%) Banking
10 2 (0.98%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 80 (39.02%) Developer
2 71 (34.63%) Analyst
3 70 (34.15%) .NET Developer
4 58 (28.29%) Social Media Developer
5 56 (27.32%) Service Analyst
5 56 (27.32%) Service Desk Analyst
6 21 (10.24%) Consultant
7 15 (7.32%) Support Analyst
8 12 (5.85%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 11 (5.37%) Graduate
10 8 (3.90%) QA Manager
10 8 (3.90%) Quality Manager
11 7 (3.41%) Senior Consultant
11 7 (3.41%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
12 6 (2.93%) Junior
12 6 (2.93%) Resourcer
12 6 (2.93%) Software Engineer
13 5 (2.44%) Graduate .NET Developer
13 5 (2.44%) Project Consultant
13 5 (2.44%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (34.63%) .NET
2 68 (33.17%) ASP.NET
2 68 (33.17%) ASP.NET MVC
3 65 (31.71%) .NET Core
3 65 (31.71%) ASP.NET Web API
3 65 (31.71%) Node.js
4 64 (31.22%) RESTful
4 64 (31.22%) WCF
5 13 (6.34%) CSS
5 13 (6.34%) HTML
6 6 (2.93%) .NET Framework
6 6 (2.93%) Web Services
7 4 (1.95%) AngularJS
7 4 (1.95%) jQuery
8 3 (1.46%) Ajax
8 3 (1.46%) Laravel
8 3 (1.46%) React
8 3 (1.46%) Sass
8 3 (1.46%) Vue.js
9 2 (0.98%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 77 (37.56%) Social Media
2 66 (32.20%) BBC
3 33 (16.10%) Management Information System
4 18 (8.78%) User Experience
5 13 (6.34%) Self-Motivation
6 12 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (5.85%) Blackberry
6 12 (5.85%) Enterprise Storage
7 8 (3.90%) iPhone
8 7 (3.41%) Data Structures
8 7 (3.41%) PlayStation
9 6 (2.93%) Algorithms
10 5 (2.44%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.98%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (0.98%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.98%) Video Editing
12 1 (0.49%) Augmented Reality
12 1 (0.49%) Motion Graphics
12 1 (0.49%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 75 (36.59%) Windows
2 25 (12.20%) Windows 7
3 13 (6.34%) Windows Server
4 12 (5.85%) Apple iOS
5 11 (5.37%) Android
6 8 (3.90%) Windows 10
7 3 (1.46%) Linux
7 3 (1.46%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X Server
8 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (33.66%) Agile Software Development
1 69 (33.66%) MVC
2 65 (31.71%) BDD
2 65 (31.71%) TDD
3 64 (31.22%) Web Application Development
4 59 (28.78%) Information Security
4 59 (28.78%) OO
5 53 (25.85%) Security Management
6 51 (24.88%) Information Security Management
6 51 (24.88%) ISMS
7 44 (21.46%) ITIL
8 28 (13.66%) ITSM
9 24 (11.71%) Ticket Management
10 12 (5.85%) Migration
11 11 (5.37%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (5.37%) Presales
11 11 (5.37%) Technical Architecture
12 9 (4.39%) Service Desk Management
12 9 (4.39%) Time Management
13 8 (3.90%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (34.15%) C#
2 64 (31.22%) Ruby
3 8 (3.90%) Java
3 8 (3.90%) JavaScript
4 6 (2.93%) PHP
4 6 (2.93%) Scala
5 3 (1.46%) Python
6 1 (0.49%) ES6
6 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.49%) SQL
6 1 (0.49%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.49%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (6.34%) Degree
2 8 (3.90%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (2.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (2.44%) CCIE
4 5 (2.44%) CCNP
4 5 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.44%) JNCIE
4 5 (2.44%) JNCIP
5 4 (1.95%) OCPJP
6 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.49%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.49%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (20.49%) SLA
2 9 (4.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.90%) ISO 9001
3 8 (3.90%) QA
4 2 (0.98%) PMO
System Software
1 49 (23.90%) Active Directory
2 14 (6.83%) vSphere
3 12 (5.85%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.93%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.46%) Docker
6 2 (0.98%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.49%) StorNext
Systems Management
1 3 (1.46%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.98%) Ansible
2 2 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.98%) Puppet
2 2 (0.98%) Salt
3 1 (0.49%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 67 (32.68%) Facebook
1 67 (32.68%) Google
2 66 (32.20%) Apple
2 66 (32.20%) Yahoo!
3 33 (16.10%) Microsoft
4 32 (15.61%) Citrix
5 14 (6.83%) iManage
6 13 (6.34%) VMware
7 11 (5.37%) Canon
8 8 (3.90%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.46%) Tableau
10 2 (0.98%) Ab Initio
10 2 (0.98%) Adobe
10 2 (0.98%) Ivanti
10 2 (0.98%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (0.98%) Talend
11 1 (0.49%) Autodesk
11 1 (0.49%) Ericsson
11 1 (0.49%) Intel
11 1 (0.49%) Perforce