Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 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
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 938 1010 1036
Rank change year-on-year +72 +26 +91
Permanent jobs citing Sony 144 199 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.099% 0.11% 0.094%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.26% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 40 96 151
UK median annual salary £60,000 £43,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.14% -7.89% -13.64%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £96,000 £95,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,250 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.00% -6.25% -20.00%

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 62,053 75,640 79,129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.50% 43.45% 44.53%
Number of salaries quoted 47,701 58,713 62,457
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,146 £42,000
% change year-on-year +4.30% +2.73% +1.20%

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 19 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Sony in the UK

Sony
Top 6 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 19 July 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 +45 144 £60,000 +37.14% 44
London +71 73 £60,000 +9.09% 23
UK excluding London +23 71 £35,250 -6.00% 23
South East +16 57 £62,500 +78.57% 9
North West +20 14 £35,000 -6.67% 2
North of England +5 14 £35,000 -6.67% 3

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 97 (67.36%) Information Security Management
1 97 (67.36%) Security Management
1 97 (67.36%) Law
1 97 (67.36%) Information Security
1 97 (67.36%) ISMS
2 84 (58.33%) Windows
3 83 (57.64%) ITIL
4 80 (55.56%) Management Information System
5 66 (45.83%) SLA
6 60 (41.67%) Citrix
7 58 (40.28%) Windows 7
8 55 (38.19%) Ticket Management
9 35 (24.31%) Active Directory
10 33 (22.92%) Microsoft
11 32 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
12 25 (17.36%) Windows 10
13 24 (16.67%) Legal
14 20 (13.89%) iManage
15 19 (13.19%) Games
15 19 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (13.19%) Document Management
16 16 (11.11%) Finance
16 16 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
17 15 (10.42%) Line Management
17 15 (10.42%) C#
18 14 (9.72%) Social Media
18 14 (9.72%) Facebook
19 13 (9.03%) ITSM
20 12 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
20 12 (8.33%) Time 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 11 (7.64%) Skype for Business
2 9 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.69%) CMS
3 1 (0.69%) Drupal
3 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 32 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.69%) Adobe XD
2 1 (0.69%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (7.64%) Carpe Diem
1 11 (7.64%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.64%) Office 365
2 3 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.39%) GitHub
4 1 (0.69%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.69%) Firebase
4 1 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.69%) Google Play
4 1 (0.69%) npm
4 1 (0.69%) Slack
4 1 (0.69%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.64%) Skype
1 11 (7.64%) VPN
2 3 (2.08%) Firewall
3 2 (1.39%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.69%) SSH
4 1 (0.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.64%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.94%) NoSQL
3 9 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (2.08%) MySQL
5 2 (1.39%) Big Data
6 1 (0.69%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (6.94%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.69%) Android Studio
2 1 (0.69%) Bower
2 1 (0.69%) git-flow
2 1 (0.69%) GitLab
2 1 (0.69%) Grunt
2 1 (0.69%) gulp
2 1 (0.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.69%) PHPUnit
2 1 (0.69%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.69%) webpack
2 1 (0.69%) Xcode
General
1 97 (67.36%) Law
2 24 (16.67%) Legal
3 19 (13.19%) Games
4 16 (11.11%) Finance
5 7 (4.86%) Back Office
6 4 (2.78%) Retail
7 2 (1.39%) Marketing
8 1 (0.69%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 86 (59.72%) Analyst
2 64 (44.44%) Service Analyst
2 64 (44.44%) Service Desk Analyst
3 22 (15.28%) Senior Analyst
4 20 (13.89%) Developer
4 20 (13.89%) Support Analyst
5 15 (10.42%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
6 11 (7.64%) Service Desk Manager
6 11 (7.64%) Service Manager
7 9 (6.25%) .NET Developer
8 8 (5.56%) Games Producer
8 8 (5.56%) Social Media Developer
9 5 (3.47%) Desktop Analyst
9 5 (3.47%) Desktop Support
9 5 (3.47%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 5 (3.47%) Digital Project Manager
9 5 (3.47%) Project Manager
9 5 (3.47%) Senior Digital Project Manager
9 5 (3.47%) Senior Project Manager
9 5 (3.47%) Technical Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.64%) .NET
1 11 (7.64%) Node.js
2 10 (6.94%) RESTful
3 9 (6.25%) .NET Core
3 9 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 9 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (6.25%) WCF
4 6 (4.17%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 5 (3.47%) cocos2d
5 5 (3.47%) Middleware
5 5 (3.47%) React
5 5 (3.47%) Unreal Engine
6 4 (2.78%) AngularJS
6 4 (2.78%) HTML
7 3 (2.08%) CSS
7 3 (2.08%) React Native
8 2 (1.39%) CSS3
8 2 (1.39%) Laravel
8 2 (1.39%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 80 (55.56%) Management Information System
2 14 (9.72%) Social Media
3 12 (8.33%) User Experience
4 10 (6.94%) BBC
5 9 (6.25%) Blackberry
5 9 (6.25%) iPhone
6 7 (4.86%) Xbox
7 5 (3.47%) Mobile App
7 5 (3.47%) PlayStation
8 4 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.78%) Smartphone
8 4 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (2.08%) Mobile Games
10 2 (1.39%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.69%) Animation
11 1 (0.69%) Augmented Reality
11 1 (0.69%) iPad
11 1 (0.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 84 (58.33%) Windows
2 58 (40.28%) Windows 7
3 25 (17.36%) Windows 10
4 12 (8.33%) Android
5 9 (6.25%) Apple iOS
5 9 (6.25%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.08%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.69%) DC/OS
7 1 (0.69%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.69%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (67.36%) Information Security
1 97 (67.36%) Information Security Management
1 97 (67.36%) ISMS
1 97 (67.36%) Security Management
2 83 (57.64%) ITIL
3 55 (38.19%) Ticket Management
4 19 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (13.19%) Document Management
5 16 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (10.42%) Line Management
7 13 (9.03%) ITSM
8 12 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
8 12 (8.33%) Time Management
9 11 (7.64%) Coaching
9 11 (7.64%) Incident Management
9 11 (7.64%) Performance Monitoring
9 11 (7.64%) Workload Management
10 10 (6.94%) MVC
10 10 (6.94%) TDD
11 9 (6.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.42%) C#
2 10 (6.94%) C++
2 10 (6.94%) JavaScript
2 10 (6.94%) Ruby
3 6 (4.17%) PHP
3 6 (4.17%) Python
4 3 (2.08%) Java
4 3 (2.08%) SQL
5 2 (1.39%) ES6
5 2 (1.39%) ES7
6 1 (0.69%) Go
6 1 (0.69%) PHP 7
6 1 (0.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (6.25%) Degree
3 6 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (3.47%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.39%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.69%) CCNA
6 1 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.69%) MBA
6 1 (0.69%) MCITP
6 1 (0.69%) MCSA
6 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (45.83%) SLA
2 9 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 35 (24.31%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.39%) Docker
2 2 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.39%) XenApp
2 2 (1.39%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (7.64%) DameWare
2 1 (0.69%) Marathon
2 1 (0.69%) Plesk
2 1 (0.69%) SCCM
2 1 (0.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 60 (41.67%) Citrix
2 33 (22.92%) Microsoft
3 20 (13.89%) iManage
4 14 (9.72%) Facebook
5 11 (7.64%) Avaya
5 11 (7.64%) ConnectWise
5 11 (7.64%) Google
5 11 (7.64%) Mitel
6 10 (6.94%) ServiceNow
7 9 (6.25%) Apple
7 9 (6.25%) Yahoo!
8 3 (2.08%) Adobe
8 3 (2.08%) VMware
9 2 (1.39%) Ivanti
9 2 (1.39%) Nimble Storage
10 1 (0.69%) Cisco
10 1 (0.69%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.69%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.69%) Twitter