The first table below looks at the demand for Image Processing skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Image Processing over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Image Processing
Rank 799 798 806
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Image Processing 105 77 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.090% 0.071% 0.072%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.090% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 100 70 71
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £32,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -23.52%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93489 85651 91195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.39% 78.67% 77.33%
Number of salaries quoted 75403 70134 77725
Average salary £48,000 £46,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Image Processing
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Image Processing within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Image Processing Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Image Processing
Salary Trend

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

Image Processing Salary Trend in the UK

Image Processing
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Image Processing over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 within the UK.

Image Processing Salary Histogram in the UK

Image Processing
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Image Processing within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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 -9 104 £42,500 +21.42% 12
South East +24 50 £42,500 -17.07% 4
London -24 26 £43,750 +25.00% 5
Surrey +21 22 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Guildford - 16 £45,000 -
Hampshire - 16 £40,000 -
East of England -28 12 £35,500 -5.96% 2
Petersfield - 8 £33,750 -
Southampton - 7 £47,500 -
Colchester -2 6 £47,500 -5.00% 1
East Midlands -10 6 £41,250 +26.92%
Essex -11 6 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Oxford +9 5 £40,000 -31.91% 1
Oxfordshire +3 5 £42,500 -29.16% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £45,000 -
North East - 5 £45,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 5 £45,000 -
Leicestershire -20 4 £42,500 +36.00%
Manchester - 4 £37,500 - 1
Chertsey - 4 £27,500 -
North West - 4 £37,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire +6 3 £27,000 -43.15% 1
Cambridge -1 3 £27,000 -43.15% 1
Leicester -11 3 £42,500 +36.00%
Brighton - 3 £43,500 -
East Sussex - 3 £43,500 -
Shepperton -2 2 £42,500 +13.33%
Kent -5 2 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Kingston Upon Thames -11 2 £32,500 -1.51%
Northamptonshire -16 2 £30,000 -4.00%

Image Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Image Processing 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 Image Processing.

1 227 (91.53%) C++
2 135 (54.44%) Software Engineering
3 131 (52.82%) C
4 92 (37.10%) Degree
5 87 (35.08%) Linux
6 86 (34.68%) Mathematics
7 85 (34.27%) Windows
8 83 (33.47%) Computer Science
9 64 (25.81%) Physics
9 64 (25.81%) Games
10 57 (22.98%) C#
11 48 (19.35%) PhD
12 47 (18.95%) Electronics
12 47 (18.95%) Signal Processing
13 46 (18.55%) Python
14 43 (17.34%) Multithreading
15 41 (16.53%) Java
15 41 (16.53%) MATLAB
16 39 (15.73%) OpenGL
17 36 (14.52%) HTML
17 36 (14.52%) Visual Studio
18 33 (13.31%) JavaScript
19 32 (12.90%) Video Processing
20 28 (11.29%) Project Management
21 26 (10.48%) .NET
21 26 (10.48%) Microsoft
22 25 (10.08%) 3D Graphics
22 25 (10.08%) OpenCV
23 24 (9.68%) OOD
24 23 (9.27%) Security Cleared

Image Processing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Image Processing 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 Image Processing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (0.81%) Apache
2 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.40%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (2.82%) Photoshop
2 6 (2.42%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.61%) MS Office
3 4 (1.61%) Maya
3 4 (1.61%) 3ds Max
3 4 (1.61%) CINEMA 4D
4 2 (0.81%) Simulink
5 1 (0.40%) FrameMaker
5 1 (0.40%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.40%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.02%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.40%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.40%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.24%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.21%) MySQL
3 2 (0.81%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.40%) Big Data
4 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.40%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 36 (14.52%) Visual Studio
2 17 (6.85%) Subversion
3 4 (1.61%) NUnit
4 3 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 64 (25.81%) Games
2 47 (18.95%) Electronics
3 18 (7.26%) Military
4 13 (5.24%) Telecoms
5 10 (4.03%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.02%) Finance
7 3 (1.21%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.81%) Marketing
8 2 (0.81%) Banking
9 1 (0.40%) Retail
9 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.40%) Automotive
9 1 (0.40%) Law
9 1 (0.40%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 124 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 63 (25.40%) Developer
2 63 (25.40%) C++ Software Engineer
3 40 (16.13%) C++ Developer
4 29 (11.69%) Software Developer
5 27 (10.89%) C Software Engineer
6 24 (9.68%) Computer Engineer
7 18 (7.26%) Senior Software Engineer
8 16 (6.45%) Consultant
9 14 (5.65%) Hardware Engineer
10 13 (5.24%) C++ Software Developer
11 12 (4.84%) Graduate
12 11 (4.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 10 (4.03%) Real Time Software Engineer
13 10 (4.03%) Real Time Engineer
14 8 (3.23%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
15 7 (2.82%) Programmer
16 6 (2.42%) C# Software Engineer
17 5 (2.02%) Senior Developer
17 5 (2.02%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (15.73%) OpenGL
2 36 (14.52%) HTML
3 26 (10.48%) .NET
4 25 (10.08%) OpenCV
5 22 (8.87%) OpenCL
6 17 (6.85%) Qt
7 16 (6.45%) MFC
8 14 (5.65%) .NET Framework
9 13 (5.24%) WPF
10 11 (4.44%) DirectX
10 11 (4.44%) WinForms
11 8 (3.23%) STL
12 7 (2.82%) HTML5
12 7 (2.82%) CSS
13 6 (2.42%) OpenMP
14 4 (1.61%) LINQ
14 4 (1.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 3 (1.21%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 3 (1.21%) ADO.NET
16 2 (0.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 86 (34.68%) Mathematics
2 83 (33.47%) Computer Science
3 64 (25.81%) Physics
4 25 (10.08%) 3D Graphics
5 23 (9.27%) Visualisation
6 22 (8.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 19 (7.66%) VHDL
7 19 (7.66%) CUDA
8 17 (6.85%) Firmware
9 16 (6.45%) Device Driver
10 9 (3.63%) GIS
10 9 (3.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 8 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
12 7 (2.82%) Client/Server
13 4 (1.61%) Statistics
13 4 (1.61%) PACS
13 4 (1.61%) Chemistry
14 3 (1.21%) Augmented Reality
15 2 (0.81%) GPGPU
15 2 (0.81%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 87 (35.08%) Linux
2 85 (34.27%) Windows
3 11 (4.44%) Mac OS X
4 9 (3.63%) Windows 7
5 5 (2.02%) Android
6 4 (1.61%) UNIX
7 3 (1.21%) Windows CE
8 2 (0.81%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (54.44%) Software Engineering
2 47 (18.95%) Signal Processing
3 43 (17.34%) Multithreading
4 32 (12.90%) Video Processing
5 28 (11.29%) Project Management
6 24 (9.68%) OOD
7 19 (7.66%) 3D Visualisation
8 18 (7.26%) Business Development
9 15 (6.05%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (6.05%) TDD
10 11 (4.44%) OO
10 11 (4.44%) Embedded Software Development
10 11 (4.44%) MVVM
11 10 (4.03%) CAD
11 10 (4.03%) Scrum
12 9 (3.63%) Analytics
13 8 (3.23%) Data Analysis
13 8 (3.23%) OOP
14 7 (2.82%) Video Analytics
14 7 (2.82%) 3D Rendering
Programming Languages
1 227 (91.53%) C++
2 131 (52.82%) C
3 57 (22.98%) C#
4 46 (18.55%) Python
5 41 (16.53%) MATLAB
5 41 (16.53%) Java
6 33 (13.31%) JavaScript
7 22 (8.87%) SQL
8 21 (8.47%) Embedded C
9 19 (7.66%) Embedded C++
10 16 (6.45%) Assembly Language
11 6 (2.42%) VB
12 5 (2.02%) Ruby
13 4 (1.61%) Golang
13 4 (1.61%) VC++
13 4 (1.61%) PHP
14 3 (1.21%) Visual J++
15 2 (0.81%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.81%) Fortran
15 2 (0.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 92 (37.10%) Degree
2 48 (19.35%) PhD
3 23 (9.27%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.44%) JTAG
2 3 (1.21%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.81%) HL7
3 2 (0.81%) DICOM
4 1 (0.40%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (10.48%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.63%) Borland
3 3 (1.21%) Adobe
4 2 (0.81%) Google
4 2 (0.81%) Zend
4 2 (0.81%) Facebook
4 2 (0.81%) Twitter
4 2 (0.81%) Oracle
5 1 (0.40%) Altera
5 1 (0.40%) Tableau
5 1 (0.40%) Xilinx
5 1 (0.40%) Apple
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