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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Image Processing
Rank 840 768 750
Rank change year-on-year
-72 -18
Permanent jobs citing Image Processing 64 93 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.088% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.068% 0.11% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 47 88 115
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+23.33% -

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
93666 85404 91608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.98% 81.22% 79.07%
Number of salaries quoted 74832 70100 77443
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
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 18 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 18 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 -73 63 £45,000 +20.00% 23
London -42 25 £37,500 -6.25% 3
South East -25 13 £48,750 +8.33% 16
Leicestershire +8 9 £40,000 +23.07% 1
East Midlands -12 9 £40,000 +23.07% 2
North East - 7 £50,000 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 7 £50,000 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 7 £50,000 - 1
East of England -31 6 £41,250 -8.33% 1
Leicester +4 5 £42,500 +30.76%
Surrey -15 4 £48,750 +30.00% 5
Essex +3 3 £47,500 -5.00%
Colchester 0 3 £47,500 -5.00%
Manchester - 3 £31,000 -
Gatwick - 3 £55,000 - 1
Hampshire - 3 £32,500 - 1
West Sussex - 3 £55,000 - 2
North West - 3 £31,000 -
Cambridge -3 2 £31,000 -48.33%
Cambridgeshire -6 2 £31,000 -42.32% 1
Guildford - 2 £50,000 - 3
Berkshire - 2 - - 1
Reading - 2 - - 1
Southampton - 2 £38,750 - 1
Kent -4 1 - - 2
Dartford -10 1 - - 2
Feltham - 1 - -
Chertsey - 1 £27,500 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 £32,500 -

Image Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 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.

1 186 (85.32%) C++
2 108 (49.54%) Software Engineering
3 100 (45.87%) C
4 83 (38.07%) Linux
5 76 (34.86%) Degree
6 71 (32.57%) Windows
7 67 (30.73%) Mathematics
8 58 (26.61%) Computer Science
9 52 (23.85%) Physics
10 50 (22.94%) C#
11 45 (20.64%) Games
12 43 (19.72%) Python
12 43 (19.72%) Multithreading
13 40 (18.35%) Electronics
14 39 (17.89%) Java
15 37 (16.97%) OpenGL
16 35 (16.06%) PhD
16 35 (16.06%) HTML
16 35 (16.06%) MATLAB
17 32 (14.68%) Signal Processing
18 31 (14.22%) JavaScript
19 30 (13.76%) Security Cleared
20 28 (12.84%) Agile Software Development
21 25 (11.47%) Video Processing
22 24 (11.01%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
23 23 (10.55%) Mentoring
24 22 (10.09%) Visual Studio
24 22 (10.09%) Embedded C
25 21 (9.63%) Embedded C++
26 20 (9.17%) OOD

Image Processing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 2 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (0.92%) Tomcat
1 2 (0.92%) Apache
2 1 (0.46%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (2.75%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.29%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.83%) CINEMA 4D
3 4 (1.83%) Maya
3 4 (1.83%) 3ds Max
4 3 (1.38%) Simulink
4 3 (1.38%) MS Office
5 2 (0.92%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.92%) Mathematica
5 2 (0.92%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.75%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.38%) HTTP
3 1 (0.46%) Firewall
3 1 (0.46%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.46%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.46%) MySQL
3 1 (0.46%) Big Data
3 1 (0.46%) QlikView
3 1 (0.46%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (10.09%) Visual Studio
2 15 (6.88%) Subversion
3 3 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.92%) JIRA
4 2 (0.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.92%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.46%) NUnit
General
1 45 (20.64%) Games
2 40 (18.35%) Electronics
3 15 (6.88%) Military
4 12 (5.50%) Finance
5 9 (4.13%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.67%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.92%) Banking
7 2 (0.92%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.92%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.92%) Automotive
8 1 (0.46%) Law
8 1 (0.46%) Advertising
8 1 (0.46%) Marketing
8 1 (0.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 94 (43.12%) Software Engineer
2 61 (27.98%) Developer
3 47 (21.56%) C++ Software Engineer
4 31 (14.22%) C++ Developer
5 29 (13.30%) Software Developer
6 17 (7.80%) Computer Engineer
7 15 (6.88%) Senior Software Engineer
8 13 (5.96%) Hardware Engineer
9 11 (5.05%) C++ Software Developer
9 11 (5.05%) C Software Engineer
10 10 (4.59%) Consultant
10 10 (4.59%) Graduate
11 8 (3.67%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
12 6 (2.75%) Principal Software Developer
12 6 (2.75%) Programmer
13 5 (2.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 5 (2.29%) Real Time Software Engineer
13 5 (2.29%) Real Time Engineer
14 4 (1.83%) Senior C++ Programmer
14 4 (1.83%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (16.97%) OpenGL
2 35 (16.06%) HTML
3 20 (9.17%) .NET
4 19 (8.72%) OpenCL
5 18 (8.26%) OpenCV
6 17 (7.80%) Qt
7 16 (7.34%) MFC
8 11 (5.05%) WPF
9 10 (4.59%) WinForms
10 9 (4.13%) Web Services
10 9 (4.13%) .NET Framework
11 8 (3.67%) STL
11 8 (3.67%) DirectX
12 7 (3.21%) HTML5
13 6 (2.75%) OpenMP
13 6 (2.75%) CSS
14 5 (2.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 4 (1.83%) JSP
16 3 (1.38%) WCF
17 2 (0.92%) Direct3D
Miscellaneous
1 67 (30.73%) Mathematics
2 58 (26.61%) Computer Science
3 52 (23.85%) Physics
4 24 (11.01%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 20 (9.17%) Visualisation
6 19 (8.72%) VHDL
6 19 (8.72%) 3D Graphics
7 18 (8.26%) CUDA
8 16 (7.34%) Device Driver
8 16 (7.34%) Firmware
9 14 (6.42%) GIS
10 9 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (3.67%) Statistics
11 8 (3.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 7 (3.21%) Embedded Systems
13 6 (2.75%) Client/Server
14 5 (2.29%) Management Information System
15 4 (1.83%) Chemistry
16 3 (1.38%) Augmented Reality
16 3 (1.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 83 (38.07%) Linux
2 71 (32.57%) Windows
3 12 (5.50%) Mac OS X
4 7 (3.21%) UNIX
4 7 (3.21%) Windows 7
5 6 (2.75%) Android
6 4 (1.83%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.38%) Windows CE
7 3 (1.38%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (49.54%) Software Engineering
2 43 (19.72%) Multithreading
3 32 (14.68%) Signal Processing
4 28 (12.84%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (11.47%) Video Processing
6 23 (10.55%) Mentoring
7 20 (9.17%) OOD
7 20 (9.17%) Project Management
8 17 (7.80%) 3D Visualisation
9 16 (7.34%) TDD
10 14 (6.42%) Kalman Filter
11 11 (5.05%) OO
11 11 (5.05%) Scrum
11 11 (5.05%) Business Development
12 10 (4.59%) CAD
13 8 (3.67%) 3D Rendering
13 8 (3.67%) MVVM
13 8 (3.67%) PRINCE2
14 7 (3.21%) Data Analysis
15 6 (2.75%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 186 (85.32%) C++
2 100 (45.87%) C
3 50 (22.94%) C#
4 43 (19.72%) Python
5 39 (17.89%) Java
6 35 (16.06%) MATLAB
7 31 (14.22%) JavaScript
8 22 (10.09%) Embedded C
9 21 (9.63%) Embedded C++
10 19 (8.72%) SQL
11 8 (3.67%) Assembly Language
12 6 (2.75%) Ruby
13 4 (1.83%) VC++
14 3 (1.38%) Visual J++
14 3 (1.38%) VB
14 3 (1.38%) Golang
15 2 (0.92%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.92%) Fortran
15 2 (0.92%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.92%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 76 (34.86%) Degree
2 35 (16.06%) PhD
3 30 (13.76%) Security Cleared
4 7 (3.21%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.21%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (1.83%) APMP
6 3 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.29%) JTAG
2 4 (1.83%) JSP 440
3 3 (1.38%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.92%) QA
4 2 (0.92%) HL7
4 2 (0.92%) DICOM
4 2 (0.92%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (3.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (7.34%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.67%) Borland
3 4 (1.83%) Adobe
4 2 (0.92%) Oracle
5 1 (0.46%) Tableau
5 1 (0.46%) Altera
5 1 (0.46%) Synopsys
5 1 (0.46%) Xilinx
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
Connectus
Posted: Yesterday
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £6000 - £40000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Proteus Europe
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £60000 per annum - share options
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Dartford
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £6000 - £40000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago