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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS)
Rank 156 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PACS 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.036% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.086% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -15.78%
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
1166 1096 1232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 41.47% 36.93% 32.43%
Number of salaries quoted 588 680 791
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £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
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PACS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 1 £35,000 -
PACS
UK

PACS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) STL
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) NHS
1 2 (50.00%) LIMS
1 2 (50.00%) SEO
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Informatics
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (50.00%) HL7
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Image Processing
1 2 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) OpenMP
1 2 (50.00%) e-Health
1 2 (50.00%) Health Informatics
1 2 (50.00%) Build Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (50.00%) Electronic Patient Records

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 (50.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Electronic Patient Records
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Healthcare Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Process Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (50.00%) OpenMP
1 2 (50.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (50.00%) e-Health
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (50.00%) Health Informatics
1 2 (50.00%) Informatics
1 2 (50.00%) LIMS
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (50.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) Build Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Image Processing
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) SEO
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) HL7