The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Image Processing
Rank 814 784 759
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -25
Permanent jobs citing Image Processing 67 90 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.084% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.072% 0.10% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 55 83 106
Average salary £41,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92752 86098 91875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.36% 80.43% 78.68%
Number of salaries quoted 73950 70494 77759
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 -47 66 £41,750 +19.28% 21
London 0 26 £39,250 -1.87% 5
South East -33 20 £40,000 -11.11% 11
East of England -34 8 £35,000 -22.22%
Hampshire - 6 £31,250 - 1
Leicestershire -7 5 £41,250 +26.92% 1
Surrey -12 5 £27,500 -26.66% 6
East Midlands -13 5 £41,250 +26.92% 1
North East - 5 £50,000 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 5 £50,000 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £50,000 - 1
Essex +3 4 £47,500 -5.00%
Colchester 0 4 £47,500 -5.00%
Leicester -4 4 £41,250 +26.92% 1
Cambridge -3 3 £27,000 -55.00%
Cambridgeshire -9 3 £27,000 -49.76%
Berkshire - 3 £57,500 - 1
West Sussex - 3 £55,000 - 1
Chertsey - 3 £27,500 -
Gatwick - 3 £55,000 - 1
Reading - 3 £57,500 - 1
Southampton - 3 £30,000 - 1
Petersfield - 2 £33,750 -
Manchester - 2 £31,000 - 2
Guildford - 2 £45,000 - 4
North West - 2 £31,000 - 3
Oxford +6 1 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Oxfordshire +1 1 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Kent -4 1 - - 1
Dartford -11 1 - - 1

Image Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 201 (87.39%) C++
2 118 (51.30%) Software Engineering
3 109 (47.39%) C
4 84 (36.52%) Linux
4 84 (36.52%) Degree
5 77 (33.48%) Windows
6 74 (32.17%) Mathematics
7 70 (30.43%) Computer Science
8 58 (25.22%) Physics
9 56 (24.35%) Games
10 53 (23.04%) C#
11 48 (20.87%) Python
12 43 (18.70%) Multithreading
13 41 (17.83%) PhD
13 41 (17.83%) Electronics
14 40 (17.39%) Java
14 40 (17.39%) Signal Processing
15 39 (16.96%) MATLAB
16 37 (16.09%) OpenGL
17 35 (15.22%) HTML
18 33 (14.35%) JavaScript
19 29 (12.61%) Video Processing
20 27 (11.74%) Visual Studio
21 25 (10.87%) Project Management
22 24 (10.43%) Security Cleared
23 23 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
23 23 (10.00%) Mentoring
24 22 (9.57%) Visualisation
24 22 (9.57%) 3D Graphics
24 22 (9.57%) .NET

Image Processing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 3 (1.30%) Apache
2 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.43%) SAS
2 1 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (2.61%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.17%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.74%) Maya
3 4 (1.74%) 3ds Max
3 4 (1.74%) CINEMA 4D
4 3 (1.30%) Simulink
4 3 (1.30%) MS Office
5 2 (0.87%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.87%) Mathematica
5 2 (0.87%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.61%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.87%) HTTP
3 1 (0.43%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.43%) Firewall
3 1 (0.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.30%) MySQL
3 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.43%) Big Data
4 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.43%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 27 (11.74%) Visual Studio
2 15 (6.52%) Subversion
3 3 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.87%) JIRA
4 2 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.87%) Bugzilla
4 2 (0.87%) NUnit
General
1 56 (24.35%) Games
2 41 (17.83%) Electronics
3 16 (6.96%) Military
4 12 (5.22%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.91%) Finance
5 9 (3.91%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.87%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.87%) Marketing
6 2 (0.87%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.87%) Automotive
6 2 (0.87%) Banking
7 1 (0.43%) Retail
7 1 (0.43%) Law
7 1 (0.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 108 (46.96%) Software Engineer
2 59 (25.65%) Developer
3 54 (23.48%) C++ Software Engineer
4 33 (14.35%) C++ Developer
5 29 (12.61%) Software Developer
6 20 (8.70%) Computer Engineer
7 18 (7.83%) C Software Engineer
8 17 (7.39%) Senior Software Engineer
9 13 (5.65%) Hardware Engineer
10 12 (5.22%) C++ Software Developer
11 11 (4.78%) Consultant
12 10 (4.35%) Graduate
13 8 (3.48%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
14 7 (3.04%) Real Time Software Engineer
14 7 (3.04%) Real Time Engineer
14 7 (3.04%) Programmer
14 7 (3.04%) Embedded Software Engineer
15 6 (2.61%) Project Manager
16 5 (2.17%) Senior Programmer
17 4 (1.74%) Senior C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (16.09%) OpenGL
2 35 (15.22%) HTML
3 22 (9.57%) .NET
4 20 (8.70%) OpenCV
5 19 (8.26%) OpenCL
6 18 (7.83%) Qt
7 16 (6.96%) MFC
8 12 (5.22%) WPF
9 10 (4.35%) WinForms
9 10 (4.35%) .NET Framework
10 8 (3.48%) DirectX
10 8 (3.48%) CSS
10 8 (3.48%) STL
11 7 (3.04%) HTML5
12 6 (2.61%) Web Services
12 6 (2.61%) OpenMP
13 5 (2.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 3 (1.30%) jQuery
14 3 (1.30%) WCF
15 2 (0.87%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 74 (32.17%) Mathematics
2 70 (30.43%) Computer Science
3 58 (25.22%) Physics
4 23 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 22 (9.57%) 3D Graphics
5 22 (9.57%) Visualisation
6 18 (7.83%) VHDL
7 17 (7.39%) CUDA
8 16 (6.96%) Device Driver
9 15 (6.52%) Firmware
10 13 (5.65%) GIS
11 8 (3.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 8 (3.48%) Embedded Systems
12 7 (3.04%) Statistics
13 6 (2.61%) Client/Server
14 5 (2.17%) Management Information System
15 4 (1.74%) Chemistry
16 3 (1.30%) PACS
16 3 (1.30%) Augmented Reality
16 3 (1.30%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 84 (36.52%) Linux
2 77 (33.48%) Windows
3 12 (5.22%) Mac OS X
4 7 (3.04%) Windows 7
5 6 (2.61%) UNIX
5 6 (2.61%) Android
6 4 (1.74%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.30%) Windows CE
8 2 (0.87%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (51.30%) Software Engineering
2 43 (18.70%) Multithreading
3 40 (17.39%) Signal Processing
4 29 (12.61%) Video Processing
5 25 (10.87%) Project Management
6 23 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 22 (9.57%) OOD
8 19 (8.26%) 3D Visualisation
9 17 (7.39%) TDD
10 14 (6.09%) Kalman Filter
11 13 (5.65%) Scrum
12 12 (5.22%) Business Development
13 11 (4.78%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (4.78%) OO
14 10 (4.35%) CAD
15 9 (3.91%) MVVM
16 8 (3.48%) 3D Rendering
16 8 (3.48%) PRINCE2
17 7 (3.04%) Data Analysis
17 7 (3.04%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 201 (87.39%) C++
2 109 (47.39%) C
3 53 (23.04%) C#
4 48 (20.87%) Python
5 40 (17.39%) Java
6 39 (16.96%) MATLAB
7 33 (14.35%) JavaScript
8 21 (9.13%) SQL
9 20 (8.70%) Embedded C
10 19 (8.26%) Embedded C++
11 11 (4.78%) Assembly Language
12 5 (2.17%) VB
12 5 (2.17%) Ruby
13 4 (1.74%) Golang
13 4 (1.74%) PHP
13 4 (1.74%) VC++
14 3 (1.30%) Visual J++
15 2 (0.87%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.87%) Fortran
15 2 (0.87%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 84 (36.52%) Degree
2 41 (17.83%) PhD
3 24 (10.43%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.30%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.30%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.87%) APMP
5 2 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.04%) JTAG
2 3 (1.30%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.87%) QA
3 2 (0.87%) HL7
3 2 (0.87%) DICOM
3 2 (0.87%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.74%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.35%) Borland
3 4 (1.74%) Adobe
4 2 (0.87%) Google
4 2 (0.87%) Zend
4 2 (0.87%) Facebook
4 2 (0.87%) Twitter
4 2 (0.87%) Oracle
5 1 (0.43%) Altera
5 1 (0.43%) Tableau
5 1 (0.43%) Xilinx
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