Period
to 29 May 2020

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 29 May 2020 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
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 805 957 1027
Rank change year-on-year +152 +70 +27
Permanent jobs citing Sony 78 137 172
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.087% 0.095% 0.100%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.22% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 28 55 126
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £95,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary - £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - -6.67% -6.25%

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 37,215 60,968 75,975
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.47% 42.39% 44.04%
Number of salaries quoted 28,402 46,602 59,297
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,338 £78,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

Sony
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Sony in the UK

Sony
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Sony.

Salary trend for Sony in the UK

Sony
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Sony over the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Sony in the UK

Sony
Top 8 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 29 May 2020. 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 +141 72 £60,000 +20.00% 10
London +106 47 £60,000 - 3
UK excluding London +149 25 - - 8
South East +71 14 - - 1
West Midlands - 10 - -
Midlands - 10 - - 1
North of England +114 1 - - 4
North East - 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 29 May 2020, 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 45 (57.69%) Information Security Management
1 45 (57.69%) Security Management
1 45 (57.69%) Information Security
1 45 (57.69%) ISMS
2 39 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 34 (43.59%) Law
4 31 (39.74%) ITIL
5 26 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 25 (32.05%) Windows
7 21 (26.92%) Problem Management
8 19 (24.36%) Service Delivery
8 19 (24.36%) Line Management
9 18 (23.08%) Legal
10 16 (20.51%) Finance
11 15 (19.23%) Microsoft
12 14 (17.95%) Citrix
12 14 (17.95%) TDD
12 14 (17.95%) Zend
12 14 (17.95%) Vue.js
13 13 (16.67%) Strategic Thinking
13 13 (16.67%) Windows 10
13 13 (16.67%) Degree
13 13 (16.67%) SLA
13 13 (16.67%) PHP
13 13 (16.67%) Manufacturing
14 12 (15.38%) Laravel
15 11 (14.10%) Problem-Solving
15 11 (14.10%) Microsoft Office
16 10 (12.82%) Active Directory
16 10 (12.82%) Change Control

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 5 (6.41%) Confluence
2 3 (3.85%) CMS
3 1 (1.28%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (14.10%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.82%) Office 365
2 2 (2.56%) AWS
3 1 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.28%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) DHCP
1 4 (5.13%) DNS
1 4 (5.13%) Firewall
1 4 (5.13%) NetScaler
2 3 (3.85%) RTMP
3 1 (1.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.41%) Big Data
2 3 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.28%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Eclipse
2 3 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.56%) JIRA
4 1 (1.28%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.28%) GitLab
General
1 34 (43.59%) Law
2 18 (23.08%) Legal
3 16 (20.51%) Finance
4 13 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 8 (10.26%) Back Office
6 6 (7.69%) Marketing
6 6 (7.69%) Retail
7 2 (2.56%) Billing
7 2 (2.56%) Electronics
7 2 (2.56%) Public Sector
7 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (33.33%) Analyst
2 19 (24.36%) Developer
3 16 (20.51%) Service Analyst
3 16 (20.51%) Service Desk Analyst
4 13 (16.67%) Service Manager
5 12 (15.38%) Full Stack Developer
5 12 (15.38%) PHP Developer
5 12 (15.38%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 12 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 12 (15.38%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 12 (15.38%) Senior PHP Developer
6 9 (11.54%) Consultant
6 9 (11.54%) Delivery Manager
6 9 (11.54%) Service Delivery Manager
7 6 (7.69%) Support Analyst
8 5 (6.41%) Graduate
8 5 (6.41%) Graduate Consultant
8 5 (6.41%) Technology Consultant
9 4 (5.13%) iOS Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.95%) Vue.js
2 12 (15.38%) Laravel
3 6 (7.69%) RESTful
4 4 (5.13%) Gson
4 4 (5.13%) JSON
4 4 (5.13%) XML
5 3 (3.85%) HTML
6 2 (2.56%) CSS
7 1 (1.28%) HTML5
7 1 (1.28%) Node.js
7 1 (1.28%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (1.28%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 39 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.41%) Digital Media
3 4 (5.13%) Driving Licence
3 4 (5.13%) PKI
3 4 (5.13%) Replication
4 3 (3.85%) Analytical Mindset
4 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.85%) Apple TV
4 3 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (3.85%) Video\Live Streaming
5 2 (2.56%) iPhone
5 2 (2.56%) Media Streaming
6 1 (1.28%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (32.05%) Windows
2 13 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 9 (11.54%) Windows 7
4 8 (10.26%) Android
5 6 (7.69%) Apple iOS
6 4 (5.13%) Windows Server
6 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2016
6 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2019
7 3 (3.85%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (57.69%) Information Security
1 45 (57.69%) Information Security Management
1 45 (57.69%) ISMS
1 45 (57.69%) Security Management
2 31 (39.74%) ITIL
3 26 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 21 (26.92%) Problem Management
5 19 (24.36%) Line Management
5 19 (24.36%) Service Delivery
6 14 (17.95%) TDD
7 13 (16.67%) Strategic Thinking
8 11 (14.10%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (12.82%) Change Control
9 10 (12.82%) Coaching
9 10 (12.82%) Conflict Management
9 10 (12.82%) Performance Monitoring
10 7 (8.97%) People Management
10 7 (8.97%) Ticket Management
11 6 (7.69%) Decision-Making
11 6 (7.69%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.67%) PHP
2 4 (5.13%) C
2 4 (5.13%) Java
3 3 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.28%) ES6
Qualifications
1 13 (16.67%) Degree
2 10 (12.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (3.85%) A+ Certification
4 2 (2.56%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.28%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.67%) SLA
2 4 (5.13%) BS25999
2 4 (5.13%) ISO 9001
2 4 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 4 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 10 (12.82%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.13%) BitLocker
2 4 (5.13%) VMware NSX
2 4 (5.13%) vSphere
2 4 (5.13%) XenApp
3 1 (1.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (5.13%) WSUS
2 1 (1.28%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.95%) Citrix
2 14 (17.95%) Zend
3 7 (8.97%) Google
4 6 (7.69%) Apple
5 5 (6.41%) Dell
6 4 (5.13%) Adobe
6 4 (5.13%) McAfee
6 4 (5.13%) NetApp
6 4 (5.13%) NETGEAR
6 4 (5.13%) Palo Alto
6 4 (5.13%) Veeam
6 4 (5.13%) VMware
6 4 (5.13%) WatchGuard
7 3 (3.85%) Cisco
8 2 (2.56%) SAP
9 1 (1.28%) Samsung
9 1 (1.28%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.28%) Snapchat
9 1 (1.28%) Symantec