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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Image Processing
Rank 809 803 807
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Image Processing 104 79 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.089% 0.073% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.092% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 98 72 75
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 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £32,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+26.92% -23.52%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94098 85653 91358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.38% 78.75% 77.41%
Number of salaries quoted 75770 70033 77761
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% -
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 28 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 28 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 -2 103 £42,500 +21.42% 14
South East +41 47 £42,500 -17.07% 7
London -55 26 £43,750 +12.17% 2
Surrey +10 20 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Guildford - 15 £45,000 -
Hampshire - 15 £40,000 - 2
East of England -24 12 £36,750 -2.64% 3
Petersfield - 8 £33,750 -
East Midlands -11 7 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Colchester -1 6 £47,500 -5.00%
Essex -9 6 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Southampton - 6 £47,500 -
Leicestershire -12 5 £42,500 +36.00% 1
Manchester - 5 £37,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £45,000 - 1
North East - 5 £45,000 - 1
North West - 5 £37,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 5 £45,000 - 1
Oxford +7 4 £41,250 -29.78% 1
Cambridge +1 4 £31,000 -34.73% 1
Cambridgeshire 0 4 £31,000 -34.73% 1
Oxfordshire 0 4 £42,500 -29.16% 2
Leicester -9 4 £41,250 +32.00%
Kent -12 3 £52,500 +16.66% 1
East Sussex - 3 £43,500 -
Chertsey - 3 £27,500 -
Brighton - 3 £43,500 -
Shepperton -3 2 £42,500 +13.33%
Kingston Upon Thames -7 2 £32,500 -1.51%
Dartford -14 2 - - 1

Image Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 224 (91.06%) C++
2 132 (53.66%) Software Engineering
3 130 (52.85%) C
4 91 (36.99%) Degree
5 86 (34.96%) Linux
6 84 (34.15%) Windows
7 82 (33.33%) Mathematics
8 81 (32.93%) Computer Science
9 63 (25.61%) Games
10 61 (24.80%) Physics
11 57 (23.17%) C#
12 48 (19.51%) Electronics
13 47 (19.11%) Python
14 46 (18.70%) Signal Processing
15 45 (18.29%) PhD
16 42 (17.07%) MATLAB
17 40 (16.26%) Multithreading
18 39 (15.85%) Java
19 37 (15.04%) OpenGL
20 35 (14.23%) Visual Studio
21 34 (13.82%) HTML
22 33 (13.41%) Video Processing
23 31 (12.60%) JavaScript
24 27 (10.98%) Project Management
25 26 (10.57%) .NET
25 26 (10.57%) Microsoft
26 25 (10.16%) 3D Graphics
27 24 (9.76%) OOD
27 24 (9.76%) OpenCV
28 23 (9.35%) Visualisation

Image Processing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (0.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.41%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (2.85%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.03%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.63%) Maya
3 4 (1.63%) 3ds Max
3 4 (1.63%) CINEMA 4D
4 3 (1.22%) MS Office
5 2 (0.81%) Simulink
6 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.41%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.41%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.41%) FrameMaker
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.41%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.28%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.22%) MySQL
3 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.81%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.41%) QlikView
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 35 (14.23%) Visual Studio
2 16 (6.50%) Subversion
3 4 (1.63%) NUnit
4 3 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 63 (25.61%) Games
2 48 (19.51%) Electronics
3 17 (6.91%) Military
4 13 (5.28%) Telecoms
5 10 (4.07%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.44%) Finance
7 3 (1.22%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.81%) Automotive
8 2 (0.81%) Banking
8 2 (0.81%) Marketing
9 1 (0.41%) Retail
9 1 (0.41%) Law
9 1 (0.41%) Advertising
9 1 (0.41%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 121 (49.19%) Software Engineer
2 64 (26.02%) Developer
3 62 (25.20%) C++ Software Engineer
4 39 (15.85%) C++ Developer
5 27 (10.98%) Software Developer
5 27 (10.98%) C Software Engineer
6 24 (9.76%) Computer Engineer
7 17 (6.91%) Senior Software Engineer
8 16 (6.50%) Consultant
9 13 (5.28%) Hardware Engineer
10 12 (4.88%) C++ Software Developer
11 11 (4.47%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 10 (4.07%) Real Time Software Engineer
12 10 (4.07%) Real Time Engineer
12 10 (4.07%) Graduate
13 8 (3.25%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
14 7 (2.85%) Programmer
15 6 (2.44%) C# Software Engineer
16 5 (2.03%) Senior Programmer
16 5 (2.03%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (15.04%) OpenGL
2 34 (13.82%) HTML
3 26 (10.57%) .NET
4 24 (9.76%) OpenCV
5 20 (8.13%) OpenCL
6 18 (7.32%) Qt
7 16 (6.50%) MFC
8 14 (5.69%) .NET Framework
8 14 (5.69%) WPF
9 11 (4.47%) WinForms
10 9 (3.66%) DirectX
11 8 (3.25%) STL
12 7 (2.85%) HTML5
12 7 (2.85%) CSS
13 6 (2.44%) OpenMP
14 4 (1.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 4 (1.63%) LINQ
15 3 (1.22%) WCF
15 3 (1.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 3 (1.22%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 82 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 81 (32.93%) Computer Science
3 61 (24.80%) Physics
4 25 (10.16%) 3D Graphics
5 23 (9.35%) Visualisation
6 21 (8.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 18 (7.32%) VHDL
8 17 (6.91%) CUDA
9 16 (6.50%) Device Driver
9 16 (6.50%) Firmware
10 9 (3.66%) GIS
11 8 (3.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 8 (3.25%) Embedded Systems
12 7 (2.85%) Client/Server
13 4 (1.63%) PACS
13 4 (1.63%) Chemistry
13 4 (1.63%) Statistics
14 3 (1.22%) Augmented Reality
15 2 (0.81%) Management Information System
15 2 (0.81%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 86 (34.96%) Linux
2 84 (34.15%) Windows
3 11 (4.47%) Mac OS X
4 8 (3.25%) Windows 7
5 5 (2.03%) Android
5 5 (2.03%) UNIX
6 3 (1.22%) Windows CE
7 2 (0.81%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.81%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (53.66%) Software Engineering
2 46 (18.70%) Signal Processing
3 40 (16.26%) Multithreading
4 33 (13.41%) Video Processing
5 27 (10.98%) Project Management
6 24 (9.76%) OOD
7 19 (7.72%) 3D Visualisation
8 17 (6.91%) Business Development
9 15 (6.10%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (6.10%) TDD
10 12 (4.88%) OO
11 11 (4.47%) MVVM
11 11 (4.47%) Embedded Software Development
12 10 (4.07%) Analytics
12 10 (4.07%) Scrum
12 10 (4.07%) CAD
13 8 (3.25%) OOP
13 8 (3.25%) Data Analysis
13 8 (3.25%) Video Analytics
14 7 (2.85%) 3D Rendering
Programming Languages
1 224 (91.06%) C++
2 130 (52.85%) C
3 57 (23.17%) C#
4 47 (19.11%) Python
5 42 (17.07%) MATLAB
6 39 (15.85%) Java
7 31 (12.60%) JavaScript
8 22 (8.94%) SQL
9 20 (8.13%) Embedded C
10 19 (7.72%) Embedded C++
11 16 (6.50%) Assembly Language
12 6 (2.44%) VB
13 5 (2.03%) Ruby
14 4 (1.63%) VC++
14 4 (1.63%) PHP
14 4 (1.63%) Golang
15 3 (1.22%) Visual J++
16 2 (0.81%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.81%) Fortran
16 2 (0.81%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 91 (36.99%) Degree
2 45 (18.29%) PhD
3 20 (8.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.47%) JTAG
2 3 (1.22%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.81%) HL7
3 2 (0.81%) DICOM
4 1 (0.41%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (10.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.66%) Borland
3 3 (1.22%) Adobe
4 2 (0.81%) Oracle
4 2 (0.81%) Facebook
4 2 (0.81%) Twitter
4 2 (0.81%) Google
4 2 (0.81%) Zend
5 1 (0.41%) Xilinx
5 1 (0.41%) Tableau
5 1 (0.41%) Altera
5 1 (0.41%) Apple
Essex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £33000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Harlow, Essex
Computer Network Defence
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Dep on Exp
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent Crew
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £28000 to £60000 per annum - share options
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Dartford, Kent
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Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, benefits, pension
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