The table below looks at the statistics for Image Processing skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Image Processing over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Image Processing
Rank 249 242 259
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Permanent jobs citing Image Processing 5 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.068% 0.044% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.082% 0.055% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 6
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Image Processing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6069 5496 6374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 82.96% 80.92% 79.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5225 4587 5614
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Image Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Image Processing across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Image Processing Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Image Processing
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Image Processing across the North West region.

Image Processing Salary Trend in the North West

Image Processing
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Image Processing within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 5 £42,500 -
Image Processing
England

Image Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Image Processing 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 Image Processing.

1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) UNIX
4 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Degree
4 4 (50.00%) RESTful
4 4 (50.00%) HTTP
4 4 (50.00%) SLA
4 4 (50.00%) Apache
4 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 4 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (50.00%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) Statistics
4 4 (50.00%) Web Application Development
4 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (37.50%) C
5 3 (37.50%) Python
6 2 (25.00%) C++
6 2 (25.00%) Mac OS X
6 2 (25.00%) OpenGL
6 2 (25.00%) CAD
6 2 (25.00%) Windows
6 2 (25.00%) Animation
6 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Django
7 1 (12.50%) REST

Image Processing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Image Processing 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 Image Processing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) Apache
1 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Applications Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
1 4 (50.00%) RESTful
1 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (25.00%) OpenGL
3 1 (12.50%) Django
3 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Statistics
2 2 (25.00%) Animation
2 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) UNIX
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) C
3 2 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA