Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1002 1120 1004
Rank change year-on-year +118 -116 -55
Permanent jobs citing Sony 197 98 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.052% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.12% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 178 94 297
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,650 £33,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £65,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -30.77% +44.44% +12.50%

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 79389 82710 99941
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.54% 43.84% 45.72%
Number of salaries quoted 61363 66769 81384
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 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Sony in the UK

Sony
Top 13 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 November 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 +136 188 £55,000 - 12
UK excluding London +115 122 £45,000 -30.77% 8
London +26 72 £55,000 - 4
South East +90 46 £35,000 -22.22% 3
East of England +30 38 £65,000 - 1
North of England - 29 £40,000 - 3
North West - 17 £52,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 7 £40,000 - 1
North East - 5 £45,000 - 1
Wales +17 4 £42,500 +21.43%
Midlands +37 3 £27,500 -45.00% 1
East Midlands +35 3 £27,500 -45.00% 1
Scotland - 2 £33,000 -

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 144 (73.10%) BBC
2 139 (70.56%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (68.53%) Git (software)
4 133 (67.51%) Google
5 132 (67.01%) Yahoo!
5 132 (67.01%) Apple
5 132 (67.01%) Social Media
5 132 (67.01%) Facebook
6 129 (65.48%) TDD
7 120 (60.91%) MVC
7 120 (60.91%) OO
8 119 (60.41%) C#
8 119 (60.41%) SQL Server
9 114 (57.87%) .NET
10 113 (57.36%) Node.js
11 112 (56.85%) RESTful
12 110 (55.84%) ASP.NET MVC
12 110 (55.84%) ASP.NET
13 107 (54.31%) WCF
13 107 (54.31%) ASP.NET Web API
14 106 (53.81%) NoSQL
15 104 (52.79%) BDD
15 104 (52.79%) Web Application Development
15 104 (52.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 104 (52.79%) Ruby
16 101 (51.27%) SQL Server 2014
17 31 (15.74%) HTML
18 29 (14.72%) SQL Server 2016
19 27 (13.71%) JavaScript
19 27 (13.71%) SQL

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 4 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.02%) Confluence
3 1 (0.51%) CMS
3 1 (0.51%) IBM Domino
3 1 (0.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.03%) Broadband
1 4 (2.03%) HTTP
2 3 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (60.41%) SQL Server
2 106 (53.81%) NoSQL
3 101 (51.27%) SQL Server 2014
4 29 (14.72%) SQL Server 2016
5 13 (6.60%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (6.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 13 (6.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (6.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (6.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (4.06%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.02%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 135 (68.53%) Git (software)
2 20 (10.15%) Subversion
3 9 (4.57%) Xcode
4 7 (3.55%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (2.03%) Maven
7 3 (1.52%) Moq
7 3 (1.52%) MSBuild
7 3 (1.52%) NUnit
7 3 (1.52%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.02%) Android Studio
8 2 (1.02%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.02%) gulp
8 2 (1.02%) JIRA
8 2 (1.02%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (8.63%) Games
2 3 (1.52%) Marketing
3 2 (1.02%) Advertising
4 1 (0.51%) Finance
4 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 166 (84.26%) Developer
2 119 (60.41%) Social Media Developer
3 109 (55.33%) .NET Developer
4 15 (7.61%) SQL Developer
4 15 (7.61%) SQL Server Developer
5 13 (6.60%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 13 (6.60%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 13 (6.60%) SQL BI Developer
5 13 (6.60%) SQL Server BI Developer
5 13 (6.60%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
6 10 (5.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 10 (5.08%) Software Developer
7 9 (4.57%) iOS Developer
8 8 (4.06%) Android Developer
8 8 (4.06%) C++ Developer
8 8 (4.06%) C++ Software Developer
9 6 (3.05%) Senior Developer
10 5 (2.54%) C# Developer
10 5 (2.54%) HTML Developer
10 5 (2.54%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (57.87%) .NET
2 113 (57.36%) Node.js
3 112 (56.85%) RESTful
4 110 (55.84%) ASP.NET
4 110 (55.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 107 (54.31%) ASP.NET Web API
5 107 (54.31%) WCF
6 104 (52.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 31 (15.74%) HTML
8 25 (12.69%) CSS
9 20 (10.15%) Web Services
10 16 (8.12%) HTML5
11 13 (6.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (4.57%) AngularJS
12 9 (4.57%) UIKit
13 8 (4.06%) Behat
13 8 (4.06%) LAMP
13 8 (4.06%) XHTML
14 6 (3.05%) React
14 6 (3.05%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 144 (73.10%) BBC
2 132 (67.01%) Social Media
3 17 (8.63%) Smartphone
4 13 (6.60%) User Experience
5 10 (5.08%) iPhone
6 9 (4.57%) iPad
7 5 (2.54%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.03%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.03%) PlayStation
9 3 (1.52%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.02%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (1.02%) Internet of Things
10 2 (1.02%) Mobile Payment
11 1 (0.51%) Digital TV
11 1 (0.51%) IPTV
11 1 (0.51%) Over-the-Top Content
11 1 (0.51%) Video on Demand
11 1 (0.51%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.14%) Linux
2 14 (7.11%) Apple iOS
3 12 (6.09%) Android
4 4 (2.03%) Windows
5 3 (1.52%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.51%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.51%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (70.56%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (65.48%) TDD
3 120 (60.91%) MVC
3 120 (60.91%) OO
4 104 (52.79%) BDD
4 104 (52.79%) Web Application Development
5 26 (13.20%) Unit Testing
6 15 (7.61%) OOP
6 15 (7.61%) Software Engineering
7 14 (7.11%) Scrum
8 13 (6.60%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (5.08%) Front End Development
9 10 (5.08%) Mentoring
10 9 (4.57%) iOS Development
11 8 (4.06%) Android Development
11 8 (4.06%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (4.06%) Multithreading
11 8 (4.06%) OO PHP
11 8 (4.06%) SDLC
11 8 (4.06%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 119 (60.41%) C#
2 104 (52.79%) Ruby
3 27 (13.71%) JavaScript
3 27 (13.71%) SQL
4 18 (9.14%) Java
5 13 (6.60%) T-SQL
6 12 (6.09%) C++
6 12 (6.09%) PHP
7 9 (4.57%) Objective-C
8 8 (4.06%) PHP 7
9 6 (3.05%) ES6
10 5 (2.54%) Bourne shell
10 5 (2.54%) Python
11 4 (2.03%) C
11 4 (2.03%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.02%) Go
Qualifications
1 8 (4.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.09%) QA
2 2 (1.02%) GCP
System Software
1 4 (2.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.03%) Rancher
Vendors
1 133 (67.51%) Google
2 132 (67.01%) Apple
2 132 (67.01%) Facebook
2 132 (67.01%) Yahoo!
3 12 (6.09%) Microsoft
4 9 (4.57%) Zend
5 8 (4.06%) Twitter
6 4 (2.03%) IBM
6 4 (2.03%) Intel
6 4 (2.03%) NVIDIA
6 4 (2.03%) Oracle
7 2 (1.02%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.51%) Aruba
8 1 (0.51%) Dell
8 1 (0.51%) HP
8 1 (0.51%) Samsung