Period
to 29 September 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 September 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 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 636 921 935
Rank change year-on-year +285 +14 +99
Permanent jobs citing Sony 41 157 237
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.085% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.27% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 27 33 100
Median annual salary £60,000 £49,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.45% +15.29% -17.07%
10th Percentile £54,000 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,250 £71,750 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £62,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -22.40% +78.57% -17.65%

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 19,517 59,220 71,142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.28% 42.80% 43.01%
Number of salaries quoted 15,284 44,963 55,119
Median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Sony in the UK

Sony
Top 7 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 September 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 +275 40 £60,000 +22.45% 15
London +226 35 £60,000 +33.33% 5
UK excluding London +262 6 £48,500 -22.40% 11
North of England +171 4 - - 4
Yorkshire - 4 - - 2
South East +162 1 - - 2
Scotland - 1 £48,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 28 (68.29%) Mentoring
2 20 (48.78%) Vue.js
3 17 (41.46%) TDD
3 17 (41.46%) Zend
4 15 (36.59%) PHP
4 15 (36.59%) Laravel
5 10 (24.39%) Line Management
6 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (17.07%) Information Security
7 7 (17.07%) Information Security Management
7 7 (17.07%) Security Management
7 7 (17.07%) Management Information System
7 7 (17.07%) Law
7 7 (17.07%) ITIL
7 7 (17.07%) ISMS
8 6 (14.63%) Git (software)
8 6 (14.63%) Problem Management
8 6 (14.63%) Change Control
8 6 (14.63%) Agile Project Management
8 6 (14.63%) Coaching
8 6 (14.63%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (14.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (14.63%) Front End Development
8 6 (14.63%) Conflict Management
8 6 (14.63%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (14.63%) Strategic Thinking
8 6 (14.63%) Service Delivery
8 6 (14.63%) Project Management
8 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
9 5 (12.20%) Games

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 (4.88%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.76%) Gradle
2 4 (9.76%) Jenkins
2 4 (9.76%) Maven
2 4 (9.76%) Subversion
2 4 (9.76%) TeamCity
3 2 (4.88%) JIRA
4 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (17.07%) Law
2 5 (12.20%) Games
3 3 (7.32%) Marketing
3 3 (7.32%) Retail
4 2 (4.88%) Electronics
4 2 (4.88%) Finance
4 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.88%) Public Sector
4 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.44%) Back Office
5 1 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (60.98%) Developer
2 16 (39.02%) Senior Developer
3 15 (36.59%) PHP Developer
3 15 (36.59%) Senior PHP Developer
4 12 (29.27%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 8 (19.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (14.63%) Service Desk Manager
6 6 (14.63%) Service Manager
7 4 (9.76%) Build Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Consultant
8 3 (7.32%) Graduate
8 3 (7.32%) Graduate Consultant
8 3 (7.32%) Technology Consultant
9 2 (4.88%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Senior Full Stack Developer
10 1 (2.44%) C++ Developer
10 1 (2.44%) iOS Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Senior C++ Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Service Analyst
10 1 (2.44%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (48.78%) Vue.js
2 15 (36.59%) Laravel
3 3 (7.32%) RESTful
4 2 (4.88%) CSS
4 2 (4.88%) HTML
5 1 (2.44%) Gson
5 1 (2.44%) JSON
5 1 (2.44%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (2.44%) Unreal Engine
5 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Management Information System
2 6 (14.63%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (9.76%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (7.32%) Digital Media
5 2 (4.88%) Media Streaming
6 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Linux
2 4 (9.76%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.44%) Android
3 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (68.29%) Mentoring
2 17 (41.46%) TDD
3 10 (24.39%) Line Management
4 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (17.07%) Information Security
5 7 (17.07%) Information Security Management
5 7 (17.07%) ISMS
5 7 (17.07%) ITIL
5 7 (17.07%) Security Management
6 6 (14.63%) Agile Project Management
6 6 (14.63%) Change Control
6 6 (14.63%) Coaching
6 6 (14.63%) Conflict Management
6 6 (14.63%) Front End Development
6 6 (14.63%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (14.63%) Problem Management
6 6 (14.63%) Project Management
6 6 (14.63%) Service Delivery
6 6 (14.63%) Strategic Thinking
7 4 (9.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (36.59%) PHP
2 5 (12.20%) C++
2 5 (12.20%) Java
3 4 (9.76%) Bash Shell
3 4 (9.76%) C#
3 4 (9.76%) Perl
3 4 (9.76%) Python
3 4 (9.76%) Ruby
4 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (7.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Zend
2 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.20%) Apple
4 4 (9.76%) Perforce
5 2 (4.88%) SAP
6 1 (2.44%) Citrix
6 1 (2.44%) Google
6 1 (2.44%) Samsung