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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM)
Rank 863 956 963
Rank change year-on-year
+93 +7
Permanent jobs citing DICOM 48 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.007% 0.010%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.42% 0.063% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 44 7 1
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £33,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -15.62%

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
11480 12725 13008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.17% 11.60% 11.40%
Number of salaries quoted 9044 10142 10065
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 45 £45,000 +12.50%
South East +63 19 £47,500 +31.03%
Oxford +18 15 £45,000 +12.50%
Oxfordshire +11 15 £45,000 +12.50%
London +58 13 £32,500 -43.47%
Yorkshire - 9 £40,000 -
Leeds - 9 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire - 9 £40,000 -
West Sussex - 4 £51,500 -
Gatwick - 4 £51,500 -
South West - 2 £41,250 -
West Midlands - 2 £46,250 -
Somerset - 1 £57,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £37,500 -
Street - 1 £57,500 -

DICOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 55 (65.48%) Windows
2 48 (57.14%) SQL
3 43 (51.19%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (50.00%) Scrum
5 41 (48.81%) HL7
6 40 (47.62%) Microsoft
7 39 (46.43%) C++
7 39 (46.43%) Software Engineering
8 38 (45.24%) Computer Vision
9 35 (41.67%) Visualisation
10 33 (39.29%) SQL Server
11 29 (34.52%) PACS
12 28 (33.33%) C
13 27 (32.14%) MATLAB
13 27 (32.14%) TDD
13 27 (32.14%) BDD
13 27 (32.14%) Image Processing
13 27 (32.14%) ISO13485
13 27 (32.14%) Windows Server
14 26 (30.95%) Qt
14 26 (30.95%) Software Architecture
14 26 (30.95%) ISO 9001
15 25 (29.76%) ITIL
16 23 (27.38%) Degree
17 18 (21.43%) VMware
17 18 (21.43%) Active Directory
18 17 (20.24%) MS Exchange
19 16 (19.05%) VTK
19 16 (19.05%) Unit Testing
19 16 (19.05%) Itk

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 17 (20.24%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.19%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Office 365
2 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.57%) Firewall
2 3 (3.57%) LAN
2 3 (3.57%) SAN
2 3 (3.57%) WAN
3 2 (2.38%) DHCP
3 2 (2.38%) DNS
3 2 (2.38%) Wireless
4 1 (1.19%) IPsec
4 1 (1.19%) Network Security
4 1 (1.19%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.19%) SSH
4 1 (1.19%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (39.29%) SQL Server
2 14 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 10 (11.90%) Oracle Database
5 8 (9.52%) MS Access
6 4 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (4.76%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.19%) Subversion
General
1 5 (5.95%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 38 (45.24%) Software Engineer
2 26 (30.95%) Support Engineer
3 22 (26.19%) C++ Software Engineer
4 14 (16.67%) IT Engineer
4 14 (16.67%) IT Support
4 14 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 12 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
5 12 (14.29%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 12 (14.29%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 12 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
6 10 (11.90%) C Software Engineer
6 10 (11.90%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 8 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (8.33%) Applications Support
8 7 (8.33%) Systems Support
8 7 (8.33%) Systems Support Engineer
9 5 (5.95%) Analyst
9 5 (5.95%) Developer
10 4 (4.76%) Field Engineer
10 4 (4.76%) Field Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (30.95%) Qt
2 16 (19.05%) Itk
2 16 (19.05%) VTK
3 14 (16.67%) .NET
4 12 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 12 (14.29%) WCF
5 5 (5.95%) ODBC
6 2 (2.38%) HTML
7 1 (1.19%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.19%) CSS
7 1 (1.19%) CSS3
7 1 (1.19%) JDBC
7 1 (1.19%) jQuery
7 1 (1.19%) JSON
7 1 (1.19%) Spring
7 1 (1.19%) Swing
7 1 (1.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.19%) Web Services
7 1 (1.19%) XML
7 1 (1.19%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 35 (41.67%) Visualisation
2 29 (34.52%) PACS
3 9 (10.71%) Health Informatics
3 9 (10.71%) Informatics
4 6 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.57%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.38%) BYOD
6 2 (2.38%) NHS
7 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.19%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.19%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.19%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.19%) Physics
7 1 (1.19%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 55 (65.48%) Windows
2 27 (32.14%) Windows Server
3 14 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 14 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (13.10%) Unix
5 10 (11.90%) Mac OS
6 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.19%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (51.19%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (50.00%) Scrum
3 39 (46.43%) Software Engineering
4 38 (45.24%) Computer Vision
5 27 (32.14%) BDD
5 27 (32.14%) Image Processing
5 27 (32.14%) TDD
6 26 (30.95%) Software Architecture
7 25 (29.76%) ITIL
8 16 (19.05%) Unit Testing
9 13 (15.48%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (14.29%) SOA
10 12 (14.29%) UML
11 9 (10.71%) High Availability
12 6 (7.14%) Change Management
13 5 (5.95%) Presales
13 5 (5.95%) Problem Management
14 4 (4.76%) Performance Testing
14 4 (4.76%) Product Management
14 4 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (57.14%) SQL
2 39 (46.43%) C++
3 28 (33.33%) C
4 27 (32.14%) MATLAB
5 13 (15.48%) C#
6 4 (4.76%) VB
6 4 (4.76%) VB6
7 2 (2.38%) Java
8 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.19%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 23 (27.38%) Degree
2 1 (1.19%) CCNA
2 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.19%) MCITP
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.19%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (48.81%) HL7
2 27 (32.14%) ISO13485
3 26 (30.95%) ISO 9001
4 5 (5.95%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 11 (13.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.76%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 18 (21.43%) VMware
3 15 (17.86%) Oracle
4 4 (4.76%) Cisco
4 4 (4.76%) Hitachi
4 4 (4.76%) InterSystems
5 2 (2.38%) 3PAR
5 2 (2.38%) HP
5 2 (2.38%) Intel Security
6 1 (1.19%) EMC
6 1 (1.19%) NetApp
6 1 (1.19%) Nimble Storage