The table below looks at the statistics for DICOM skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DICOM over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM)
Rank 860 960 985
Rank change year-on-year
+100 +25
Permanent jobs citing DICOM 55 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.007% 0.007%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.47% 0.063% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 54 7 6
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £43,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11727 12705 13343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.96% 11.57% 11.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9282 9993 10379
Median salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,049 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+7.01% +3.82%

DICOM
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing DICOM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

DICOM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DICOM
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DICOM within the UK.

DICOM Salary Trend in the UK

DICOM
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DICOM over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 within the UK.

DICOM Salary Histogram in the UK

DICOM
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DICOM within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 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
England +92 51 £45,000 +28.57%
South East +60 35 £47,500 +31.03%
Oxford +8 20 £45,000 +12.50%
Oxfordshire +1 20 £45,000 +12.50%
West Sussex - 12 £51,750 -
Gatwick - 12 £51,750 -
London - 10 £32,500 -
Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 -
Leeds - 4 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 -
Surrey +27 3 £30,000 -7.69%
Guildford +17 3 £30,000 -7.69%
West Midlands -11 1 £55,000 +15.78%
East of England - 1 £52,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £52,500 -

DICOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing DICOM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for DICOM.

1 46 (58.97%) Windows
2 45 (57.69%) SQL
3 35 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (44.87%) HL7
4 34 (43.59%) Software Engineering
4 34 (43.59%) C++
5 33 (42.31%) Scrum
6 29 (37.18%) Microsoft
7 27 (34.62%) SQL Server
8 25 (32.05%) Visualisation
9 24 (30.77%) Degree
10 23 (29.49%) C
10 23 (29.49%) PACS
11 22 (28.21%) TDD
11 22 (28.21%) MATLAB
11 22 (28.21%) Image Processing
11 22 (28.21%) BDD
11 22 (28.21%) ISO13485
12 21 (26.92%) Software Architecture
12 21 (26.92%) Qt
12 21 (26.92%) ISO 9001
12 21 (26.92%) VMware
13 20 (25.64%) ITIL
13 20 (25.64%) Windows Server
14 18 (23.08%) .NET
15 17 (21.79%) Active Directory
16 16 (20.51%) MS Exchange
17 13 (16.67%) C#
17 13 (16.67%) Itk
17 13 (16.67%) VTK

DICOM
Top Related IT Skills 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 16 (20.51%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (6.41%) Apache
4 4 (5.13%) nginx
4 4 (5.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 7 (8.97%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.97%) Office 365
2 6 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.69%) SaaS
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.54%) LAN
1 9 (11.54%) TCP/IP
1 9 (11.54%) WAN
2 8 (10.26%) DHCP
2 8 (10.26%) Firewall
2 8 (10.26%) SAN
3 7 (8.97%) DNS
3 7 (8.97%) Wireless
4 1 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.28%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.28%) HSRP
4 1 (1.28%) HTTP
4 1 (1.28%) LDAP
4 1 (1.28%) OSPF
4 1 (1.28%) SMTP
4 1 (1.28%) SNMP
4 1 (1.28%) SSL
4 1 (1.28%) VLAN
4 1 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 9 (11.54%) Oracle Database
4 8 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (8.97%) SQL Server 2000
6 6 (7.69%) MySQL
7 4 (5.13%) MS Access
8 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.28%) Subversion
General
1 5 (6.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 33 (42.31%) Software Engineer
2 20 (25.64%) C++ Software Engineer
3 19 (24.36%) Support Engineer
4 12 (15.38%) C# Software Engineer
4 12 (15.38%) IT Engineer
4 12 (15.38%) IT Support
4 12 (15.38%) IT Support Engineer
4 12 (15.38%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 12 (15.38%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 12 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (10.26%) Analyst
5 8 (10.26%) C Software Engineer
5 8 (10.26%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) Integration Analyst
6 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Field Support Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (26.92%) Qt
2 18 (23.08%) .NET
3 13 (16.67%) Itk
3 13 (16.67%) VTK
4 12 (15.38%) .NET Framework
4 12 (15.38%) WCF
5 6 (7.69%) XML
6 5 (6.41%) LAMP
6 5 (6.41%) ODBC
6 5 (6.41%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (6.41%) Web Services
6 5 (6.41%) XSLT
6 5 (6.41%) ZeroMQ
7 4 (5.13%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (2.56%) HTML
9 1 (1.28%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.28%) CSS
9 1 (1.28%) CSS3
9 1 (1.28%) HTML5
9 1 (1.28%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (32.05%) Visualisation
2 23 (29.49%) PACS
3 8 (10.26%) Data Centre
4 7 (8.97%) BYOD
4 7 (8.97%) NHS
5 6 (7.69%) Computer Science
6 5 (6.41%) Data Integration
7 4 (5.13%) Health Informatics
7 4 (5.13%) Informatics
8 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.56%) Smartcard
8 2 (2.56%) User Experience
9 1 (1.28%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.28%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.28%) Physics
9 1 (1.28%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 46 (58.97%) Windows
2 20 (25.64%) Windows Server
3 10 (12.82%) Unix
4 9 (11.54%) Mac OS
5 8 (10.26%) Windows 7
5 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (8.97%) Linux
6 7 (8.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.28%) CentOS
7 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (43.59%) Software Engineering
3 33 (42.31%) Scrum
4 22 (28.21%) BDD
4 22 (28.21%) Image Processing
4 22 (28.21%) TDD
5 21 (26.92%) Software Architecture
6 20 (25.64%) ITIL
7 13 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (15.38%) SOA
8 12 (15.38%) UML
8 12 (15.38%) Unit Testing
9 11 (14.10%) Change Management
10 8 (10.26%) Migration
11 7 (8.97%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (8.97%) CRM
11 7 (8.97%) Network Design
12 5 (6.41%) Requirements Analysis
12 5 (6.41%) Software Testing
12 5 (6.41%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 45 (57.69%) SQL
2 34 (43.59%) C++
3 23 (29.49%) C
4 22 (28.21%) MATLAB
5 13 (16.67%) C#
6 6 (7.69%) Java
6 6 (7.69%) PHP
6 6 (7.69%) Python
7 5 (6.41%) PL/SQL
7 5 (6.41%) Ruby
7 5 (6.41%) Shell Script
7 5 (6.41%) Tcl
8 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.28%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (30.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) CCNA
2 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.28%) MCITP
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.28%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (44.87%) HL7
2 22 (28.21%) ISO13485
3 21 (26.92%) ISO 9001
4 6 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (7.69%) PCI DSS
5 4 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (21.79%) Active Directory
2 10 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.13%) KVM
3 4 (5.13%) VMware Workstation
3 4 (5.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (8.97%) McAfee ePO
1 7 (8.97%) SCCM
2 6 (7.69%) Ansible
2 6 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.13%) Puppet
4 1 (1.28%) Cacti
4 1 (1.28%) Nagios
Vendors
1 29 (37.18%) Microsoft
2 21 (26.92%) VMware
3 10 (12.82%) Cisco
3 10 (12.82%) Oracle
4 7 (8.97%) 3PAR
4 7 (8.97%) HP
4 7 (8.97%) Intel Security
5 2 (2.56%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.28%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.28%) EMC
6 1 (1.28%) Meraki
6 1 (1.28%) NetApp
6 1 (1.28%) Nimble Storage
6 1 (1.28%) Rackspace