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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 10 August 2022 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
10 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 863 898 739
Rank change year-on-year +35 -159 +245
Permanent jobs citing Sony 380 110 49
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.096% 0.076%
As % of the Vendors category 0.57% 0.25% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 25 18 23
10th Percentile £45,000 £40,250 £50,500
25th Percentile £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £64,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +17.19% +6.67% -
75th Percentile £82,500 £96,250 -
90th Percentile £85,750 £100,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £75,000 £40,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +87.50% -17.53% -13.00%

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 66,941 44,047 26,111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.37% 38.57% 40.55%
Number of salaries quoted 33,925 29,652 20,238
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,750 £30,996
25th Percentile £40,834 £39,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% -3.16% +5.56%

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 10 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Sony in the UK

Sony
Top 10 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 10 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England +46 373 £75,000 +17.19% 6
London -9 286 £80,000 +23.08% 1
UK excluding London -21 88 £75,000 +87.50% 6
Work from Home -161 76 £75,000 -18.92% 7
South East - 38 £75,000 - 1
South West -10 27 £30,000 -14.29%
North West - 24 - - 2
North of England - 24 - - 2
East of England -55 4 - -
Wales - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 10 August 2022, 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.

1 176 (46.32%) Agile
2 153 (40.26%) Java
3 152 (40.00%) AWS
4 133 (35.00%) JIRA
5 130 (34.21%) Games
6 126 (33.16%) Git (software)
7 124 (32.63%) JavaScript
8 119 (31.32%) CI/CD
9 118 (31.05%) Mobile App
10 115 (30.26%) Software Engineering
11 114 (30.00%) Python
12 112 (29.47%) Problem-Solving
13 110 (28.95%) Machine Learning
14 105 (27.63%) PlayStation
15 103 (27.11%) Social Skills
16 96 (25.26%) Microservices
17 89 (23.42%) CSS
18 88 (23.16%) Computer Science
19 85 (22.37%) JSON
20 84 (22.11%) HTML
21 81 (21.32%) Ticket Management
22 80 (21.05%) Mentoring
23 76 (20.00%) SQL
24 74 (19.47%) Docker
25 72 (18.95%) Algorithms
26 71 (18.68%) Computer Vision
27 67 (17.63%) Degree
28 66 (17.37%) Linux
28 66 (17.37%) Line Management
29 64 (16.84%) Mathematics

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 21 (5.53%) Confluence
2 18 (4.74%) Tomcat
3 10 (2.63%) IPython
4 4 (1.05%) CMS
4 4 (1.05%) Skype for Business
5 3 (0.79%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 22 (5.79%) Adobe After Effects
1 22 (5.79%) Adobe Premiere
1 22 (5.79%) Photoshop
2 8 (2.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 8 (2.11%) InVision
2 8 (2.11%) Sketch
2 8 (2.11%) Zeplin
3 5 (1.32%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 152 (40.00%) AWS
2 61 (16.05%) Cloud Computing
2 61 (16.05%) GCP
3 42 (11.05%) npm
4 27 (7.11%) Azure
5 22 (5.79%) Serverless
6 21 (5.53%) SaaS
7 19 (5.00%) CloudFront
7 19 (5.00%) GitHub
8 14 (3.68%) Amazon S3
9 13 (3.42%) AWS Lambda
10 12 (3.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 12 (3.16%) Amazon SQS
10 12 (3.16%) AWS CloudFormation
10 12 (3.16%) Google Play
11 11 (2.89%) Microsoft 365
11 11 (2.89%) Rubrik
12 10 (2.63%) Akamai
12 10 (2.63%) Datadog
13 9 (2.37%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.21%) HTTP
2 11 (2.89%) Firewall
2 11 (2.89%) LAN
2 11 (2.89%) Network Security
2 11 (2.89%) TCP/IP
2 11 (2.89%) VPN
2 11 (2.89%) WAN
3 4 (1.05%) Skype
3 4 (1.05%) snoop
3 4 (1.05%) WebEx
4 1 (0.26%) DVB
4 1 (0.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (6.58%) Relational Database
2 21 (5.53%) NoSQL
3 20 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (3.68%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (3.68%) Tableau
5 13 (3.42%) Data Mining
6 10 (2.63%) Amazon Redshift
6 10 (2.63%) Looker
6 10 (2.63%) MySQL
7 5 (1.32%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.05%) DynamoDB
9 3 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.53%) Big Data
10 2 (0.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 133 (35.00%) JIRA
2 126 (33.16%) Git (software)
3 33 (8.68%) Bower
3 33 (8.68%) gulp
4 31 (8.16%) Jenkins
5 23 (6.05%) Cucumber
5 23 (6.05%) WebDriver
6 22 (5.79%) Selenium
7 20 (5.26%) JMeter
7 20 (5.26%) Tricentis qTest
8 18 (4.74%) Maven
9 15 (3.95%) Xcode
10 12 (3.16%) Postman
11 11 (2.89%) Cypress.io
12 10 (2.63%) Spinnaker
12 10 (2.63%) TeamCity
12 10 (2.63%) Travis CI
13 9 (2.37%) Storybook
14 6 (1.58%) Gradle
15 3 (0.79%) Sinon.JS
General
1 130 (34.21%) Games
2 103 (27.11%) Social Skills
3 45 (11.84%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 30 (7.89%) Advertising
5 23 (6.05%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (6.05%) Electronics
6 22 (5.79%) Digital Economy
7 13 (3.42%) Marketing
8 9 (2.37%) Finance
8 9 (2.37%) Presentation Skills
9 6 (1.58%) Organisational Skills
10 5 (1.32%) Legal
11 3 (0.79%) Back Office
12 2 (0.53%) Retail
13 1 (0.26%) Wearables
Job Titles
1 105 (27.63%) Software Engineer
2 85 (22.37%) Developer
3 45 (11.84%) Graduate
3 45 (11.84%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 33 (8.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 30 (7.89%) Engineering Manager
6 24 (6.32%) DevOps Engineer
7 21 (5.53%) Senior Software Engineer
8 20 (5.26%) Senior Manager
9 17 (4.47%) Senior Developer
9 17 (4.47%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 16 (4.21%) Product Manager
11 15 (3.95%) Analyst
11 15 (3.95%) iOS Developer
12 13 (3.42%) Android Developer
13 11 (2.89%) AWS Consultant
13 11 (2.89%) Cloud Consultant
13 11 (2.89%) Consultant
13 11 (2.89%) Senior Consultant
14 10 (2.63%) Digital Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (23.42%) CSS
2 85 (22.37%) JSON
3 84 (22.11%) HTML
4 52 (13.68%) REST
5 46 (12.11%) Node.js
6 45 (11.84%) OpenCV
6 45 (11.84%) Qt
6 45 (11.84%) RabbitMQ
6 45 (11.84%) ZeroMQ
7 44 (11.58%) RESTful
8 38 (10.00%) Web Services
9 33 (8.68%) Sass
10 28 (7.37%) Spring
11 20 (5.26%) XML
12 18 (4.74%) .NET
12 18 (4.74%) Apache Thrift
12 18 (4.74%) ASP.NET
12 18 (4.74%) Hibernate
12 18 (4.74%) JPA
13 17 (4.47%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 118 (31.05%) Mobile App
2 105 (27.63%) PlayStation
3 72 (18.95%) Algorithms
4 58 (15.26%) Data Structures
5 45 (11.84%) Mobile Computing
6 44 (11.58%) User Experience
7 25 (6.58%) Virtual Team
8 20 (5.26%) Animation
9 14 (3.68%) Public Cloud
9 14 (3.68%) Self-Motivation
9 14 (3.68%) Social Media
10 13 (3.42%) BBC
11 11 (2.89%) Data Centre
11 11 (2.89%) Hybrid Cloud
12 10 (2.63%) 3D Graphics
12 10 (2.63%) Augmented Reality
12 10 (2.63%) Cloud Native
12 10 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (2.63%) Kinect
13 9 (2.37%) Media Streaming
Operating Systems
1 66 (17.37%) Linux
2 21 (5.53%) Android
3 16 (4.21%) Apple iOS
4 15 (3.95%) Unix
5 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (46.32%) Agile
2 119 (31.32%) CI/CD
3 115 (30.26%) Software Engineering
4 112 (29.47%) Problem-Solving
5 110 (28.95%) Machine Learning
6 96 (25.26%) Microservices
7 88 (23.16%) Computer Science
8 81 (21.32%) Ticket Management
9 80 (21.05%) Mentoring
10 71 (18.68%) Computer Vision
11 66 (17.37%) Line Management
12 64 (16.84%) Mathematics
13 62 (16.32%) Time Management
14 57 (15.00%) DevOps
15 56 (14.74%) Content Management
15 56 (14.74%) Workflow
16 55 (14.47%) Physics
17 54 (14.21%) Continuous Integration
18 51 (13.42%) Test Automation
19 49 (12.89%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 153 (40.26%) Java
2 124 (32.63%) JavaScript
3 114 (30.00%) Python
4 76 (20.00%) SQL
5 53 (13.95%) C++
6 43 (11.32%) ES6
7 35 (9.21%) R
8 34 (8.95%) C#
9 29 (7.63%) TypeScript
10 28 (7.37%) Go
11 20 (5.26%) Kotlin
12 17 (4.47%) ES7
12 17 (4.47%) PHP
13 15 (3.95%) Apple Swift
13 15 (3.95%) Objective-C
14 12 (3.16%) F#
14 12 (3.16%) Ruby
15 11 (2.89%) C
16 10 (2.63%) Bash
17 5 (1.32%) Rust
Qualifications
1 67 (17.63%) Degree
2 45 (11.84%) PhD
3 32 (8.42%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (3.16%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.53%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (12.89%) QA
2 33 (8.68%) Accessibility
3 2 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 74 (19.47%) Docker
2 18 (4.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.26%) BitLocker
3 1 (0.26%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 41 (10.79%) Kubernetes
2 26 (6.84%) Terraform
3 11 (2.89%) Ansible
3 11 (2.89%) FortiGate
4 10 (2.63%) Consul
4 10 (2.63%) Nagios
4 10 (2.63%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 22 (5.79%) Adobe
1 22 (5.79%) Klarna
2 21 (5.53%) Google
3 20 (5.26%) Splunk
4 16 (4.21%) ATG
5 14 (3.68%) Facebook
6 13 (3.42%) Dell
6 13 (3.42%) Intel
7 12 (3.16%) Microsoft
8 11 (2.89%) Extreme Networks
8 11 (2.89%) Fortinet
9 10 (2.63%) MicroStrategy
9 10 (2.63%) Netezza
9 10 (2.63%) Oracle
9 10 (2.63%) Vertica
10 9 (2.37%) Zend
11 7 (1.84%) Atlassian
12 4 (1.05%) Avid
12 4 (1.05%) Capita
12 4 (1.05%) Twitter