Period
to 21 October 2017

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 21 October 2017 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
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1003 1110 984
Rank change year-on-year +107 -126 -13
Permanent jobs citing Sony 175 112 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.059% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.13% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 154 95 307
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,300 £33,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £65,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -34.62% +30.00% +25.00%

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 77246 83771 100801
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.38% 43.84% 46.01%
Number of salaries quoted 59718 67614 81968
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 21 October 2017.

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 21 October 2017. 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 +119 168 £52,500 -4.55% 9
UK excluding London +104 111 £42,500 -34.62% 7
London +32 62 £55,000 - 2
South East +100 48 £35,000 -17.65% 1
East of England +25 34 £65,000 - 2
North of England +34 23 £40,000 +6.67% 3
North West 0 18 £46,250 +23.33% 1
Yorkshire - 5 £40,000 - 1
Wales +21 4 £42,500 +21.43%
East Midlands +38 1 - - 1
Midlands +37 1 - - 1
Scotland - 1 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 21 October 2017, IT jobs citing Sony also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Sony.

1 126 (72.00%) BBC
2 115 (65.71%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (65.14%) Google
4 113 (64.57%) Yahoo!
4 113 (64.57%) Apple
4 113 (64.57%) Git (software)
4 113 (64.57%) Social Media
4 113 (64.57%) Facebook
5 110 (62.86%) SQL Server
6 109 (62.29%) TDD
7 107 (61.14%) C#
8 106 (60.57%) MVC
9 104 (59.43%) OO
10 102 (58.29%) .NET
11 95 (54.29%) ASP.NET
11 95 (54.29%) Node.js
11 95 (54.29%) SQL Server 2014
12 94 (53.71%) ASP.NET MVC
13 91 (52.00%) WCF
13 91 (52.00%) RESTful
13 91 (52.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 88 (50.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 88 (50.29%) BDD
14 88 (50.29%) NoSQL
14 88 (50.29%) Web Application Development
14 88 (50.29%) Ruby
15 34 (19.43%) SQL
16 33 (18.86%) HTML
17 29 (16.57%) JavaScript
17 29 (16.57%) SQL Server 2016

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 (3.43%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.14%) Confluence
3 1 (0.57%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (0.57%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (0.57%) Final Cut Pro
1 1 (0.57%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.29%) Broadband
1 4 (2.29%) HTTP
2 3 (1.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (62.86%) SQL Server
2 95 (54.29%) SQL Server 2014
3 88 (50.29%) NoSQL
4 29 (16.57%) SQL Server 2016
5 18 (10.29%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (10.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 18 (10.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 18 (10.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (10.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (4.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 113 (64.57%) Git (software)
2 15 (8.57%) Subversion
3 9 (5.14%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.43%) Maven
4 6 (3.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.29%) Android Studio
5 4 (2.29%) Xcode
6 3 (1.71%) Moq
6 3 (1.71%) MSBuild
6 3 (1.71%) NUnit
6 3 (1.71%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.71%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.14%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.14%) gulp
7 2 (1.14%) JIRA
General
1 14 (8.00%) Games
2 2 (1.14%) Advertising
2 2 (1.14%) Marketing
3 1 (0.57%) Finance
3 1 (0.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 146 (83.43%) Developer
2 95 (54.29%) Social Media Developer
3 94 (53.71%) .NET Developer
4 19 (10.86%) SQL Developer
4 19 (10.86%) SQL Server Developer
5 16 (9.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 16 (9.14%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 16 (9.14%) SQL BI Developer
5 16 (9.14%) SQL Server BI Developer
5 16 (9.14%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
6 10 (5.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 9 (5.14%) Software Developer
8 8 (4.57%) Senior Developer
9 7 (4.00%) Android Developer
10 6 (3.43%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (3.43%) C# Developer
10 6 (3.43%) Java Developer
11 5 (2.86%) C++ Developer
11 5 (2.86%) Junior
11 5 (2.86%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (58.29%) .NET
2 95 (54.29%) ASP.NET
2 95 (54.29%) Node.js
3 94 (53.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 91 (52.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 91 (52.00%) RESTful
4 91 (52.00%) WCF
5 88 (50.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 33 (18.86%) HTML
7 26 (14.86%) CSS
8 17 (9.71%) HTML5
9 13 (7.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (6.86%) Web Services
11 9 (5.14%) AngularJS
12 8 (4.57%) Behat
12 8 (4.57%) LAMP
12 8 (4.57%) XHTML
13 6 (3.43%) CSS3
13 6 (3.43%) React
13 6 (3.43%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 126 (72.00%) BBC
2 113 (64.57%) Social Media
3 13 (7.43%) User Experience
4 9 (5.14%) Smartphone
5 6 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.43%) iPhone
6 4 (2.29%) iPad
6 4 (2.29%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.29%) Mobile Payment
6 4 (2.29%) PlayStation
7 2 (1.14%) Clustering
7 2 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.14%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.14%) Replication
8 1 (0.57%) Animation
8 1 (0.57%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.57%) IPTV
8 1 (0.57%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.57%) Video Editing
8 1 (0.57%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.14%) Linux
2 13 (7.43%) Android
3 12 (6.86%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.71%) Mac OS X
4 3 (1.71%) Windows
5 1 (0.57%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (65.71%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (62.29%) TDD
3 106 (60.57%) MVC
4 104 (59.43%) OO
5 88 (50.29%) BDD
5 88 (50.29%) Web Application Development
6 24 (13.71%) Unit Testing
7 18 (10.29%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (8.57%) Software Engineering
9 14 (8.00%) Scrum
10 13 (7.43%) OOP
11 10 (5.71%) Front End Development
12 8 (4.57%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (4.57%) OO PHP
12 8 (4.57%) SDLC
12 8 (4.57%) Visual Effects
13 7 (4.00%) Android Development
13 7 (4.00%) Mentoring
14 6 (3.43%) Microservices
15 5 (2.86%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 107 (61.14%) C#
2 88 (50.29%) Ruby
3 34 (19.43%) SQL
4 29 (16.57%) JavaScript
5 18 (10.29%) T-SQL
6 15 (8.57%) Java
7 9 (5.14%) C++
7 9 (5.14%) PHP
8 8 (4.57%) PHP 7
9 6 (3.43%) ES6
10 4 (2.29%) Objective-C
10 4 (2.29%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.71%) Bourne shell
11 3 (1.71%) Python
12 2 (1.14%) Go
13 1 (0.57%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (2.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.57%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (3.43%) Rancher
Vendors
1 114 (65.14%) Google
2 113 (64.57%) Apple
2 113 (64.57%) Facebook
2 113 (64.57%) Yahoo!
3 12 (6.86%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.14%) Zend
5 8 (4.57%) Twitter
6 2 (1.14%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.57%) IBM
7 1 (0.57%) Intel
7 1 (0.57%) NVIDIA
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle