The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PACS in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PACS over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS)
Rank 129 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PACS 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.049% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +50.00%
PACS
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
647 718 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.95% 35.67% 36.79%
Number of salaries quoted 506 592 678
Average salary £40,000 £43,625 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.30% -3.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PACS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PACS across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

PACS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

PACS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PACS across the Birmingham region.

PACS Salary Trend in Birmingham

PACS
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing PACS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PACS.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) LIMS
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) e-Health
1 1 (100.00%) Informatics
1 1 (100.00%) HL7
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Health Informatics
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics

PACS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing PACS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PACS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Rhapsody
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) LIMS
1 1 (100.00%) e-Health
1 1 (100.00%) Informatics
1 1 (100.00%) Health Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) HL7