The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PACS in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PACS over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS)
Rank - - 88
Permanent jobs citing PACS 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £35,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -15.15%
PACS
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
613 430 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 41.20% 34.54% 28.86%
Number of salaries quoted 413 289 250
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,250 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

PACS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

PACS Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

PACS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

PACS Salary Trend in Edinburgh