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 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 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 £62,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-28.80% +42.85%
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
1212 1219 1259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 42.29% 39.11% 33.05%
Number of salaries quoted 568 749 825
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,400 £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 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) NHS
1 2 (66.67%) LIMS
1 2 (66.67%) SEO
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) e-Health
1 2 (66.67%) Informatics
1 2 (66.67%) HL7
1 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Health Informatics
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Build Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Image Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) STL
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) PhD

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Electronic Patient Records
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Healthcare Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Process Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (33.33%) OpenMP
1 1 (33.33%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) e-Health
1 2 (66.67%) Health Informatics
1 2 (66.67%) Informatics
1 2 (66.67%) LIMS
1 2 (66.67%) NHS
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Build Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Image Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) HL7