Period
to 30 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for DICOM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DICOM over the 6 months to 30 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM)
UK > England
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 935 766 1054
Rank change year-on-year -169 +288 +104
Permanent jobs citing DICOM 7 8 43
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.007% 0.013% 0.032%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.050% 0.098% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 42
10th Percentile £40,375 £45,550 £42,500
25th Percentile £40,938 £47,500 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £62,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -32.00% +25.00% +25.00%
75th Percentile £47,188 £63,750 £56,250
90th Percentile £53,375 " £57,375
UK median annual salary £42,500 £62,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -32.00% +25.00% +25.00%

DICOM is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 14,085 8,192 18,862
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.01% 12.97% 14.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9,127 6,399 14,092
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £28,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £53,700 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.42% +7.40% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £70,125 £68,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.90% +5.00% -

DICOM
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing DICOM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for DICOM in England

DICOM
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DICOM in England.

Salary trend for DICOM in England

DICOM
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing DICOM in England over the 6 months to 30 July 2021.

Salary histogram for DICOM in England

DICOM
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DICOM within the England region over the 6 months to 30 July 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 3 - - 3
South East -101 2 £48,750 -22.00% 1
West Midlands - 1 £40,000 - 1
Midlands - 1 £40,000 - 1
DICOM
UK

For the 6 months to 30 July 2021, IT jobs citing DICOM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for DICOM.

1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) HL7
3 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Image Processing
3 3 (42.86%) 3D Modelling
3 3 (42.86%) Structured Programming
3 3 (42.86%) Machine Learning
3 3 (42.86%) Algorithms
3 3 (42.86%) Blue Prism
3 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
3 3 (42.86%) Physics
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Subversion
3 3 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Business Development
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) RAD
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) PhD
3 3 (42.86%) QA

DICOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) Subversion
General
1 3 (42.86%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Algorithm Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Process Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Algorithms
2 2 (28.57%) NHS
3 1 (14.29%) PACS
3 1 (14.29%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 3 (42.86%) 3D Modelling
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Business Development
2 3 (42.86%) Feature Extraction
2 3 (42.86%) Image Processing
2 3 (42.86%) Machine Learning
2 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
2 3 (42.86%) Physics
2 3 (42.86%) RAD
2 3 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Structured Programming
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Development Roadmap
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Architectural Design
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (42.86%) PhD
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) HL7
2 3 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Blue Prism
1 3 (42.86%) UiPath