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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Image Processing
Rank 794 808 774
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -34
Permanent jobs citing Image Processing 93 86 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.087% 0.080% 0.093%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.098% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 62 82 82
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%

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
88683 88197 85657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.84% 82.39% 80.06%
Number of salaries quoted 72219 69978 71435
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 2 March 2015 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 2 March 2015. 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 +29 92 £40,000 - 18
South East -31 29 £40,000 -15.78% 11
London +12 20 £37,500 +7.14% 1
South West - 14 £40,000 -
East of England +5 13 £40,000 -0.04% 2
Oxfordshire +13 12 £41,500 -2.35% 1
Bristol - 11 - -
West Midlands - 11 £38,500 - 1
Essex -7 7 £52,500 +31.18%
Hampshire -12 6 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Birmingham - 6 - -
Cambridgeshire +8 5 £40,000 +3.22% 1
West Sussex +4 5 - - 2
Cambridge +2 5 £40,000 +3.22% 1
Southampton -21 5 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Kingston Upon Thames -3 4 £35,000 +7.69%
Newcastle upon Tyne -14 4 £50,000 +21.21% 1
North East -15 4 £50,000 +21.21% 1
Tyne and Wear -17 4 £50,000 +21.21% 1
Gatwick - 4 - -
Coventry - 4 £38,500 -
Kent +11 3 £40,000 -15.78%
Surbiton -7 3 £35,000 +7.69%
Chessington -10 3 £37,500 +15.38%
Surrey -5 2 £47,500 +15.15% 6
Somerset - 2 £40,000 -
Bath - 2 £40,000 -
Sevenoaks - 2 £40,000 -
East Midlands +18 1 - -
Scotland +17 1 £26,000 - 1

Image Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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.

1 112 (62.57%) C++
2 88 (49.16%) Software Engineering
3 72 (40.22%) C
4 67 (37.43%) Algorithms
5 66 (36.87%) Degree
6 64 (35.75%) C#
7 62 (34.64%) Linux
8 61 (34.08%) Windows
9 48 (26.82%) Agile Software Development
9 48 (26.82%) Computer Science
10 43 (24.02%) Mathematics
11 40 (22.35%) MATLAB
12 39 (21.79%) Multithreading
13 38 (21.23%) OOD
13 38 (21.23%) OO
14 37 (20.67%) Python
15 35 (19.55%) SQL
16 33 (18.44%) PhD
17 29 (16.20%) Security Cleared
18 27 (15.08%) Ruby
19 25 (13.97%) Electronics
20 24 (13.41%) UML
20 24 (13.41%) Signal Processing
21 23 (12.85%) JavaScript
22 22 (12.29%) Java
22 22 (12.29%) TDD
23 21 (11.73%) Physics
23 21 (11.73%) .NET
24 20 (11.17%) Finance
25 19 (10.61%) OpenGL

Image Processing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 4 (2.23%) Apache
1 4 (2.23%) Tomcat
1 4 (2.23%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (1.68%) ArcGIS
3 1 (0.56%) FileNet
3 1 (0.56%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (5.03%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.79%) MS Office
2 5 (2.79%) Simulink
3 3 (1.68%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.56%) Mathematica
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.91%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.38%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.70%) CouchDB
2 12 (6.70%) MongoDB
2 12 (6.70%) NoSQL
3 5 (2.79%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (8.38%) Subversion
1 15 (8.38%) Git (software)
2 13 (7.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (6.70%) NUnit
4 10 (5.59%) Visual Studio
5 7 (3.91%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.12%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.56%) LabVIEW
General
1 25 (13.97%) Electronics
2 20 (11.17%) Finance
3 10 (5.59%) Games
3 10 (5.59%) Military
4 4 (2.23%) Automotive
4 4 (2.23%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.12%) Retail
5 2 (1.12%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.56%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 64 (35.75%) Developer
2 59 (32.96%) Software Engineer
3 22 (12.29%) Software Developer
4 21 (11.73%) C# Developer
5 19 (10.61%) C++ Developer
6 18 (10.06%) C++ Software Engineer
7 17 (9.50%) Senior Developer
8 15 (8.38%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (6.70%) .NET Developer
10 11 (6.15%) Systems Engineer
10 11 (6.15%) Research Engineer
11 10 (5.59%) C Software Engineer
12 9 (5.03%) Real Time Software Engineer
12 9 (5.03%) Real Time Engineer
12 9 (5.03%) Senior .NET Developer
12 9 (5.03%) Senior C# Developer
13 7 (3.91%) C++ Software Developer
13 7 (3.91%) Technical Manager
13 7 (3.91%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
13 7 (3.91%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.73%) .NET
2 19 (10.61%) OpenGL
3 18 (10.06%) Web Services
4 17 (9.50%) AngularJS
5 13 (7.26%) XML
5 13 (7.26%) CSS
6 12 (6.70%) ASP.NET
6 12 (6.70%) LINQ
6 12 (6.70%) jQuery
7 11 (6.15%) JSP
8 8 (4.47%) OpenCL
9 7 (3.91%) HTML
9 7 (3.91%) Qt
10 5 (2.79%) RESTful
10 5 (2.79%) WCF
10 5 (2.79%) WPF
11 4 (2.23%) OpenCV
12 3 (1.68%) DirectX
12 3 (1.68%) MFC
13 2 (1.12%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 67 (37.43%) Algorithms
2 48 (26.82%) Computer Science
3 43 (24.02%) Mathematics
4 21 (11.73%) Physics
5 18 (10.06%) GIS
6 16 (8.94%) Visualisation
7 13 (7.26%) Management Information System
7 13 (7.26%) MPEG
8 11 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (5.59%) CUDA
10 9 (5.03%) 3D Graphics
11 5 (2.79%) PKI
11 5 (2.79%) Statistics
11 5 (2.79%) CESG
11 5 (2.79%) CESG CLAS
11 5 (2.79%) Artificial Intelligence
11 5 (2.79%) Embedded Systems
11 5 (2.79%) Augmented Reality
12 4 (2.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 4 (2.23%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 62 (34.64%) Linux
2 61 (34.08%) Windows
3 15 (8.38%) Windows 7
4 5 (2.79%) UNIX
4 5 (2.79%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.68%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (1.68%) Android
5 3 (1.68%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (49.16%) Software Engineering
2 48 (26.82%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (21.79%) Multithreading
4 38 (21.23%) OO
4 38 (21.23%) OOD
5 24 (13.41%) UML
5 24 (13.41%) Signal Processing
6 22 (12.29%) TDD
7 16 (8.94%) Video Processing
8 15 (8.38%) Analytics
9 14 (7.82%) BDD
9 14 (7.82%) Unit Testing
10 13 (7.26%) MVC
10 13 (7.26%) Parallel Processing
10 13 (7.26%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (6.70%) Risk Management
11 12 (6.70%) PRINCE2
11 12 (6.70%) Waterfall
12 10 (5.59%) Video Content Analysis
12 10 (5.59%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 112 (62.57%) C++
2 72 (40.22%) C
3 64 (35.75%) C#
4 40 (22.35%) MATLAB
5 37 (20.67%) Python
6 35 (19.55%) SQL
7 27 (15.08%) Ruby
8 23 (12.85%) JavaScript
9 22 (12.29%) Java
10 8 (4.47%) Fortran
10 8 (4.47%) Embedded C
11 3 (1.68%) R
11 3 (1.68%) Perl
11 3 (1.68%) PHP
12 2 (1.12%) Embedded C++
12 2 (1.12%) Tcl
13 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.56%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 66 (36.87%) Degree
2 33 (18.44%) PhD
3 29 (16.20%) Security Cleared
4 18 (10.06%) SC Cleared
5 15 (8.38%) DV Cleared
6 5 (2.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (2.79%) CISSP
6 5 (2.79%) APMP
7 4 (2.23%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.68%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (1.68%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.03%) JSP 440
2 5 (2.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.79%) COBIT
3 4 (2.23%) SLA
4 2 (1.12%) QA
5 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (7.26%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.23%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (8.94%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.82%) Borland
3 4 (2.23%) Oracle
3 4 (2.23%) MathWorks
4 3 (1.68%) ESRI
4 3 (1.68%) Intel
4 3 (1.68%) Sophos
4 3 (1.68%) Lumension
5 2 (1.12%) Synopsys
6 1 (0.56%) IBM
6 1 (0.56%) Kofax
6 1 (0.56%) Xilinx
6 1 (0.56%) Altera
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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West Sussex
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Salary: £55,000 per annum
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Salary: Unspecified
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Salary: £23000 - £32000 per annum
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