The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PACS in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PACS over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing PACS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -14.28%
PACS
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1266 1264 1332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 43.90% 39.81% 36.27%
Number of salaries quoted 597 793 888
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PACS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing PACS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

PACS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

PACS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

PACS Salary Trend in Scotland

PACS
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing PACS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for PACS.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) STL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) PhD
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) OpenMP
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Image Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms

PACS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Process Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (100.00%) OpenMP
1 1 (100.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Image Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PhD