The table below looks at the statistics for DICOM skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DICOM over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM)
Rank 883 894 858
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -36
Permanent jobs citing DICOM 10 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.011% 0.014%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.085% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 15
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -38.46%

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
11772 12262 10873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.75% 10.69% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9379 9451 8545
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DICOM
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DICOM within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 August 2015 within the UK.

DICOM Salary Histogram in the UK

DICOM
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DICOM within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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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
England +1 10 £35,000 -12.50%
Manchester - 4 £35,000 -
North West - 4 £35,000 -
South East +17 3 £36,250 +81.25%
London +10 3 £57,500 -
Guildford - 2 £32,500 -
Surrey - 2 £32,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Bolton - 1 £35,000 -
Oxford - 1 £40,000 -

DICOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing DICOM 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 DICOM.

1 12 (75.00%) HL7
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) Windows
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
5 6 (37.50%) VMware
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (31.25%) vSphere
6 5 (31.25%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (25.00%) MVC
7 4 (25.00%) InterSystems
7 4 (25.00%) PACS
7 4 (25.00%) Project Management
7 4 (25.00%) NHS
7 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 4 (25.00%) ITIL
7 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 4 (25.00%) .NET
7 4 (25.00%) C#
7 4 (25.00%) Java
7 4 (25.00%) Entity Framework
7 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (25.00%) Mobile Development
7 4 (25.00%) jQuery
7 4 (25.00%) Ajax
7 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 4 (25.00%) SDLC
8 3 (18.75%) Degree

DICOM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing DICOM 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 DICOM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) IIS
1 3 (18.75%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (18.75%) LAN
2 3 (18.75%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) Telnet
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Ant
1 3 (18.75%) Maven
2 1 (6.25%) MSI
General
1 3 (18.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 4 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
2 4 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
1 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (25.00%) Ajax
1 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (25.00%) jQuery
1 4 (25.00%) Entity Framework
1 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (18.75%) JSON
2 3 (18.75%) CSS
2 3 (18.75%) XML
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) NHS
1 4 (25.00%) PACS
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
1 4 (25.00%) Project Management
1 4 (25.00%) MVC
1 4 (25.00%) Mobile Development
1 4 (25.00%) SDLC
2 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
2 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (18.75%) Product Marketing
2 3 (18.75%) OO
2 3 (18.75%) OOD
2 3 (18.75%) SOA
2 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) Test Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Coaching
4 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) C#
3 4 (25.00%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (6.25%) PMP
2 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.25%) MCP
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (75.00%) HL7
2 3 (18.75%) SLA
3 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (31.25%) vSphere
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Workstation
3 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
3 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) InterSystems
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco
4 3 (18.75%) HP
4 3 (18.75%) Dell
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix
5 1 (6.25%) McAfee