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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Image Processing
Rank 830 792 772
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -20
Permanent jobs citing Image Processing 74 79 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.073% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.078% 0.092% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 65 74 104
Average salary £43,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+33.84% -18.75%

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
94474 86317 91123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.65% 79.42% 77.76%
Number of salaries quoted 75344 70549 77369
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 £73,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -20 73 £44,250 +26.42% 15
London +1 27 £43,750 -2.77% 2
South East -17 25 £44,250 -1.66% 9
Surrey +5 10 £45,000 +20.00% 5
East of England -8 9 £35,000 -22.22%
Guildford - 7 £45,000 - 4
Hampshire - 6 £31,250 -
Essex +4 5 £47,500 -5.00%
Colchester -2 5 £47,500 -5.00%
Leicestershire -4 5 £41,250 +26.92% 1
East Midlands -17 5 £41,250 +26.92% 2
North East - 5 £50,000 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 5 £50,000 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £50,000 - 1
Leicester -6 4 £41,250 +26.92% 1
Cambridge +1 3 £27,000 -43.15%
Cambridgeshire -2 3 £27,000 -34.54%
West Sussex - 3 £55,000 - 1
Chertsey - 3 £27,500 -
Gatwick - 3 £55,000 - 1
Southampton - 3 £30,000 -
Kent -5 2 £52,500 +16.66% 1
East Sussex -28 2 £43,500 -3.33%
Brighton -33 2 £43,500 -3.33%
Petersfield - 2 £33,750 -
Manchester - 2 £34,250 -
City of London - 2 £41,750 -
North West - 2 £34,250 - 1
Oxford +7 1 £40,000 -33.33% 2
Oxfordshire +6 1 £40,000 -33.33% 2

Image Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 209 (88.56%) C++
2 121 (51.27%) Software Engineering
3 115 (48.73%) C
4 84 (35.59%) Linux
4 84 (35.59%) Degree
5 81 (34.32%) Windows
6 74 (31.36%) Mathematics
7 71 (30.08%) Computer Science
8 57 (24.15%) Games
8 57 (24.15%) Physics
9 53 (22.46%) C#
10 49 (20.76%) Python
11 43 (18.22%) Signal Processing
12 42 (17.80%) Multithreading
12 42 (17.80%) Electronics
13 40 (16.95%) PhD
13 40 (16.95%) Java
14 39 (16.53%) OpenGL
14 39 (16.53%) MATLAB
15 35 (14.83%) HTML
16 32 (13.56%) JavaScript
17 29 (12.29%) Visual Studio
17 29 (12.29%) Video Processing
18 24 (10.17%) Project Management
18 24 (10.17%) 3D Graphics
19 23 (9.75%) .NET
19 23 (9.75%) Microsoft
19 23 (9.75%) OOD
20 22 (9.32%) Visualisation
20 22 (9.32%) Security Cleared

Image Processing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (0.85%) Apache
2 1 (0.42%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (2.97%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.12%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.69%) CINEMA 4D
3 4 (1.69%) Maya
3 4 (1.69%) 3ds Max
4 3 (1.27%) MS Office
4 3 (1.27%) Simulink
5 2 (0.85%) FrameMaker
5 2 (0.85%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.54%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.42%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.42%) HTTP
2 1 (0.42%) Firewall
2 1 (0.42%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.66%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.27%) MySQL
3 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.42%) Big Data
4 1 (0.42%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 29 (12.29%) Visual Studio
2 16 (6.78%) Subversion
3 3 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.27%) NUnit
4 2 (0.85%) JIRA
4 2 (0.85%) Bugzilla
4 2 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 57 (24.15%) Games
2 42 (17.80%) Electronics
3 16 (6.78%) Military
4 10 (4.24%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.24%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.97%) Finance
6 3 (1.27%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.85%) Marketing
7 2 (0.85%) Banking
7 2 (0.85%) Automotive
8 1 (0.42%) Law
8 1 (0.42%) Advertising
8 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.42%) Retail
Job Titles
1 113 (47.88%) Software Engineer
2 59 (25.00%) Developer
3 56 (23.73%) C++ Software Engineer
4 35 (14.83%) C++ Developer
5 28 (11.86%) Software Developer
6 21 (8.90%) Computer Engineer
7 20 (8.47%) C Software Engineer
8 17 (7.20%) Senior Software Engineer
9 13 (5.51%) Hardware Engineer
10 12 (5.08%) C++ Software Developer
10 12 (5.08%) Consultant
11 10 (4.24%) Graduate
12 9 (3.81%) Real Time Software Engineer
12 9 (3.81%) Real Time Engineer
13 8 (3.39%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
14 7 (2.97%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 7 (2.97%) Programmer
15 6 (2.54%) Project Manager
16 5 (2.12%) C# Software Engineer
16 5 (2.12%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (16.53%) OpenGL
2 35 (14.83%) HTML
3 23 (9.75%) .NET
4 21 (8.90%) OpenCV
5 20 (8.47%) OpenCL
6 19 (8.05%) Qt
7 16 (6.78%) MFC
8 13 (5.51%) WPF
9 11 (4.66%) .NET Framework
10 10 (4.24%) WinForms
11 9 (3.81%) DirectX
12 8 (3.39%) CSS
12 8 (3.39%) STL
13 7 (2.97%) HTML5
14 6 (2.54%) OpenMP
15 5 (2.12%) Web Services
15 5 (2.12%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 3 (1.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 3 (1.27%) WCF
16 3 (1.27%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 74 (31.36%) Mathematics
2 71 (30.08%) Computer Science
3 57 (24.15%) Physics
4 24 (10.17%) 3D Graphics
5 22 (9.32%) Visualisation
6 21 (8.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 18 (7.63%) VHDL
8 17 (7.20%) CUDA
9 16 (6.78%) Device Driver
9 16 (6.78%) Firmware
10 12 (5.08%) GIS
11 8 (3.39%) Embedded Systems
11 8 (3.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (2.54%) Client/Server
13 4 (1.69%) Statistics
13 4 (1.69%) Chemistry
13 4 (1.69%) PACS
13 4 (1.69%) Management Information System
14 3 (1.27%) Mobile App
14 3 (1.27%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 84 (35.59%) Linux
2 81 (34.32%) Windows
3 12 (5.08%) Mac OS X
4 8 (3.39%) Windows 7
5 6 (2.54%) Android
6 5 (2.12%) UNIX
7 4 (1.69%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.27%) Windows CE
9 2 (0.85%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (51.27%) Software Engineering
2 43 (18.22%) Signal Processing
3 42 (17.80%) Multithreading
4 29 (12.29%) Video Processing
5 24 (10.17%) Project Management
6 23 (9.75%) OOD
7 19 (8.05%) 3D Visualisation
8 16 (6.78%) TDD
9 14 (5.93%) Kalman Filter
10 13 (5.51%) Scrum
10 13 (5.51%) Business Development
11 12 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (4.66%) OO
13 10 (4.24%) MVVM
13 10 (4.24%) CAD
14 9 (3.81%) Analytics
15 8 (3.39%) Video Analytics
15 8 (3.39%) 3D Rendering
15 8 (3.39%) PRINCE2
16 7 (2.97%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 209 (88.56%) C++
2 115 (48.73%) C
3 53 (22.46%) C#
4 49 (20.76%) Python
5 40 (16.95%) Java
6 39 (16.53%) MATLAB
7 32 (13.56%) JavaScript
8 20 (8.47%) Embedded C
8 20 (8.47%) SQL
9 19 (8.05%) Embedded C++
10 12 (5.08%) Assembly Language
11 6 (2.54%) VB
12 5 (2.12%) Ruby
13 4 (1.69%) PHP
13 4 (1.69%) VC++
13 4 (1.69%) Golang
14 3 (1.27%) Visual J++
15 2 (0.85%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.85%) VBA
15 2 (0.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 84 (35.59%) Degree
2 40 (16.95%) PhD
3 22 (9.32%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.27%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.27%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.85%) APMP
6 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.97%) JTAG
2 3 (1.27%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.85%) QA
3 2 (0.85%) HL7
3 2 (0.85%) DICOM
4 1 (0.42%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (1.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (9.75%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.81%) Borland
3 4 (1.69%) Adobe
4 2 (0.85%) Zend
4 2 (0.85%) Google
4 2 (0.85%) Facebook
4 2 (0.85%) Twitter
4 2 (0.85%) Oracle
5 1 (0.42%) Tableau
5 1 (0.42%) Altera
5 1 (0.42%) Xilinx
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