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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Image Processing
Rank 782 792 781
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Permanent jobs citing Image Processing 137 82 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.074% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.094% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 128 75 110
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £57,050
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
97295 87643 96229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.35% 78.82% 76.56%
Number of salaries quoted 78124 71880 81781
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +21 133 £40,000 - 30
South East +19 60 £42,500 +6.25% 18
London -31 33 £32,500 -35.00% 3
Surrey +17 21 £42,500 -15.00% 8
East of England -15 18 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Guildford +12 15 £45,000 +28.57% 6
Hampshire -10 15 £47,500 +31.03% 1
Oxford +6 13 £40,000 -8.57% 2
Oxfordshire 0 13 £40,000 +3.22% 3
Southampton +8 11 £47,500 +5.55% 1
East Midlands -9 10 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Northamptonshire - 10 £30,000 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 9 £45,000 - 1
Northampton - 9 £30,000 - 1
North East - 9 £45,000 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 9 £45,000 - 1
East Sussex -11 8 £42,000 +5.00%
Surbiton - 8 £31,500 -
Hertfordshire +14 7 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Chessington - 7 £32,500 - 1
Essex -23 6 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Brighton - 6 £42,000 -
Cambridgeshire +8 5 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Cambridge +6 5 £45,000 +5.88%
Colchester - 4 £48,750 -
North West -1 3 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Manchester - 3 £37,500 - 1
Havant - 3 £35,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £32,500 -
Lewes - 2 £42,000 -

Image Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 208 (90.83%) C++
2 130 (56.77%) Software Engineering
3 117 (51.09%) C
4 108 (47.16%) Windows
5 102 (44.54%) Degree
6 90 (39.30%) Computer Science
7 81 (35.37%) Linux
8 67 (29.26%) C#
9 65 (28.38%) Mathematics
10 58 (25.33%) Games
11 52 (22.71%) Signal Processing
12 46 (20.09%) Physics
13 44 (19.21%) Multithreading
14 41 (17.90%) OpenGL
15 38 (16.59%) PhD
16 35 (15.28%) Visual Studio
17 33 (14.41%) Electronics
18 32 (13.97%) Project Management
18 32 (13.97%) MATLAB
18 32 (13.97%) .NET
18 32 (13.97%) OpenCV
19 31 (13.54%) Java
19 31 (13.54%) Python
20 30 (13.10%) Video Processing
21 27 (11.79%) JavaScript
22 25 (10.92%) Visualisation
23 24 (10.48%) CUDA
23 24 (10.48%) Microsoft
24 23 (10.04%) Business Development
25 22 (9.61%) OOD

Image Processing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (1.31%) Apache Solr
2 2 (0.87%) Apache
2 2 (0.87%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.44%) ArcGIS
3 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (3.49%) Adobe Premiere
2 7 (3.06%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.75%) MS Office
4 3 (1.31%) Acrobat
4 3 (1.31%) FrameMaker
5 2 (0.87%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.87%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.44%) Houdini
6 1 (0.44%) Simulink
6 1 (0.44%) Maya
6 1 (0.44%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.44%) SaaS
2 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.62%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.31%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.75%) MySQL
3 3 (1.31%) IDOL
4 2 (0.87%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.44%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 35 (15.28%) Visual Studio
2 9 (3.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (3.49%) Subversion
4 4 (1.75%) NUnit
5 3 (1.31%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.44%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.44%) JIRA
General
1 58 (25.33%) Games
2 33 (14.41%) Electronics
3 22 (9.61%) Military
4 18 (7.86%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.49%) Manufacturing
6 7 (3.06%) Multimedia
7 4 (1.75%) Finance
8 2 (0.87%) Marketing
9 1 (0.44%) French Language
9 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 120 (52.40%) Software Engineer
2 63 (27.51%) Developer
3 55 (24.02%) C++ Software Engineer
4 36 (15.72%) C++ Developer
5 33 (14.41%) Software Developer
6 32 (13.97%) C Software Engineer
7 19 (8.30%) Computer Engineer
8 18 (7.86%) Senior Software Engineer
9 16 (6.99%) Real Time Software Engineer
9 16 (6.99%) Real Time Engineer
10 14 (6.11%) Consultant
11 12 (5.24%) C++ Software Developer
12 10 (4.37%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 10 (4.37%) C# Software Engineer
13 9 (3.93%) Senior Developer
14 8 (3.49%) Windows Engineer
15 7 (3.06%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
16 6 (2.62%) C# Developer
17 5 (2.18%) Senior C++ Developer
17 5 (2.18%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (17.90%) OpenGL
2 32 (13.97%) .NET
2 32 (13.97%) OpenCV
3 22 (9.61%) HTML
4 18 (7.86%) .NET Framework
5 16 (6.99%) WPF
6 15 (6.55%) DirectX
7 14 (6.11%) OpenCL
8 10 (4.37%) Qt
8 10 (4.37%) WinForms
8 10 (4.37%) MFC
9 7 (3.06%) CSS
10 6 (2.62%) STL
10 6 (2.62%) Direct3D
11 5 (2.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 5 (2.18%) XML
11 5 (2.18%) WCF
12 4 (1.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 4 (1.75%) LINQ
13 3 (1.31%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 90 (39.30%) Computer Science
2 65 (28.38%) Mathematics
3 46 (20.09%) Physics
4 25 (10.92%) Visualisation
5 24 (10.48%) CUDA
6 19 (8.30%) 3D Graphics
7 9 (3.93%) GIS
7 9 (3.93%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 9 (3.93%) Embedded Systems
8 8 (3.49%) GPGPU
9 7 (3.06%) Statistics
10 6 (2.62%) Chemistry
10 6 (2.62%) Firmware
11 5 (2.18%) VHDL
12 4 (1.75%) PACS
12 4 (1.75%) Biometrics
12 4 (1.75%) Social Media
12 4 (1.75%) Device Driver
13 3 (1.31%) Digital Media
13 3 (1.31%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 108 (47.16%) Windows
2 81 (35.37%) Linux
3 14 (6.11%) Mac OS X
4 12 (5.24%) Android
5 11 (4.80%) Apple iOS
6 7 (3.06%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.75%) UNIX
8 1 (0.44%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (56.77%) Software Engineering
2 52 (22.71%) Signal Processing
3 44 (19.21%) Multithreading
4 32 (13.97%) Project Management
5 30 (13.10%) Video Processing
6 23 (10.04%) Business Development
7 22 (9.61%) OOD
8 19 (8.30%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (7.86%) OO
9 18 (7.86%) 3D Visualisation
10 14 (6.11%) Data Analysis
11 11 (4.80%) Scrum
11 11 (4.80%) MVVM
12 10 (4.37%) Embedded Software Development
13 8 (3.49%) Video Content Analysis
13 8 (3.49%) 3D Programming
13 8 (3.49%) TDD
14 7 (3.06%) OOP
15 6 (2.62%) UML
15 6 (2.62%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 208 (90.83%) C++
2 117 (51.09%) C
3 67 (29.26%) C#
4 32 (13.97%) MATLAB
5 31 (13.54%) Python
5 31 (13.54%) Java
6 27 (11.79%) JavaScript
7 22 (9.61%) SQL
8 17 (7.42%) Assembly Language
9 9 (3.93%) Ruby
9 9 (3.93%) VC++
10 8 (3.49%) Embedded C
11 7 (3.06%) Embedded C++
12 5 (2.18%) VB
13 4 (1.75%) Perl
14 2 (0.87%) PHP
14 2 (0.87%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.87%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.44%) Fortran
15 1 (0.44%) Lua
Qualifications
1 102 (44.54%) Degree
2 38 (16.59%) PhD
3 11 (4.80%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.37%) JTAG
2 3 (1.31%) QA
3 2 (0.87%) HL7
3 2 (0.87%) DICOM
Vendors
1 24 (10.48%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.80%) Adobe
3 8 (3.49%) Borland
4 4 (1.75%) Altera
5 2 (0.87%) Facebook
5 2 (0.87%) Twitter
5 2 (0.87%) Apple
5 2 (0.87%) Google
5 2 (0.87%) Zend
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle
6 1 (0.44%) Xilinx
6 1 (0.44%) QNX
6 1 (0.44%) ESRI
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Health/Dental, Pension, Child Care
Posted: 3 hours ago
South West London
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Salary: 35,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension + BUPA + Dental + More
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Guildford
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + 10% Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
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Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £35k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chessington, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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Guildford
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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