Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Image Processing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Image Processing over the 6 months to 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Image Processing
UK > England
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 886 949 916
Rank change year-on-year +63 -33 +210
Permanent jobs citing Image Processing 247 206 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.14% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 212 211 313
England median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% -

Image Processing is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 142,352 151,702 164,210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.08% 91.55% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 114,184 120,485 138,470
England median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

Image Processing
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Image Processing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Image Processing in England

Image Processing
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Image Processing in England.

Salary trend for Image Processing in England

Image Processing
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Image Processing in England over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Image Processing in England

Image Processing
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Image Processing within the England region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. 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
South East +60 139 £47,500 +16.56% 25
London +43 50 £52,500 +31.25% 13
East of England +14 40 £40,000 - 13
South West +10 11 £42,500 +13.33% 5
Midlands -2 5 £50,000 +66.67%
West Midlands +21 4 £50,000 +81.82%
North of England +9 4 £50,000 +53.85% 7
North West -1 3 £42,500 +30.77% 6
Yorkshire +26 1 £85,000 +183.33%
East Midlands -14 1 £55,000 +83.33%
Image Processing
UK

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT jobs citing Image Processing 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 Image Processing.

1 171 (69.23%) C++
2 130 (52.63%) Software Engineering
3 115 (46.56%) Algorithms
4 107 (43.32%) Computer Vision
5 92 (37.25%) Deep Learning
6 88 (35.63%) Machine Learning
7 87 (35.22%) Linux
8 79 (31.98%) Degree
9 73 (29.55%) Python
10 69 (27.94%) Mathematics
11 64 (25.91%) Computer Science
12 63 (25.51%) Windows
12 63 (25.51%) C
13 57 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
14 54 (21.86%) Artificial Intelligence
14 54 (21.86%) Neural Network
15 52 (21.05%) Embedded C++
15 52 (21.05%) Data Science
16 51 (20.65%) C#
16 51 (20.65%) PhD
17 49 (19.84%) OpenCV
18 44 (17.81%) MATLAB
19 42 (17.00%) SQL
19 42 (17.00%) R
20 39 (15.79%) Data Analysis
20 39 (15.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
21 37 (14.98%) Visual Studio
22 35 (14.17%) Embedded C
22 35 (14.17%) Physics
23 34 (13.77%) Git (software)

Image Processing
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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (3.24%) Apache Spark
2 2 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.40%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 26 (10.53%) GNU Octave
2 7 (2.83%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (2.83%) FrameMaker
2 7 (2.83%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.02%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (1.62%) Doxygen
5 3 (1.21%) OrCAD
6 2 (0.81%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.40%) GIMP
7 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.83%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.43%) Amazon SageMaker
4 1 (0.40%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.40%) GitHub
4 1 (0.40%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.62%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (12.55%) Big Data
2 7 (2.83%) Hadoop
2 7 (2.83%) Neo4j
2 7 (2.83%) NoSQL
3 6 (2.43%) GIS
3 6 (2.43%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (0.81%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.81%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon Athena
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (0.40%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.40%) QGIS
5 1 (0.40%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 37 (14.98%) Visual Studio
2 34 (13.77%) Git (software)
3 26 (10.53%) Subversion
4 14 (5.67%) CMake
5 8 (3.24%) Jenkins
6 7 (2.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (2.83%) Vagrant
7 6 (2.43%) LabVIEW
8 4 (1.62%) MSBuild
8 4 (1.62%) NUnit
8 4 (1.62%) ReSharper
8 4 (1.62%) StyleCop
9 3 (1.21%) Gradle
9 3 (1.21%) JIRA
9 3 (1.21%) JUnit
9 3 (1.21%) Selenium
9 3 (1.21%) Spock
10 2 (0.81%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.40%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.40%) webpack
General
1 27 (10.93%) Marketing
2 25 (10.12%) Automotive
2 25 (10.12%) Games
3 17 (6.88%) Aerospace
4 16 (6.48%) Electronics
5 15 (6.07%) Manufacturing
6 8 (3.24%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.83%) Publishing
7 7 (2.83%) Retail
8 6 (2.43%) Military
9 4 (1.62%) Finance
10 1 (0.40%) German Language
10 1 (0.40%) Legal
Job Titles
1 78 (31.58%) Software Engineer
2 51 (20.65%) C++ Software Engineer
2 51 (20.65%) Computer Engineer
2 51 (20.65%) Computer Vision Engineer
3 45 (18.22%) Embedded Engineer
4 32 (12.96%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 31 (12.55%) Developer
6 30 (12.15%) Data Scientist
7 28 (11.34%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 28 (11.34%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 25 (10.12%) Graduate
9 23 (9.31%) Machine Learning Engineer
10 21 (8.50%) C Software Engineer
10 21 (8.50%) C/C++ Software Engineer
11 15 (6.07%) Principal Engineer
11 15 (6.07%) Software Developer
12 13 (5.26%) Design Engineer
12 13 (5.26%) Embedded Linux Engineer
12 13 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
13 12 (4.86%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (19.84%) OpenCV
2 33 (13.36%) Qt
3 32 (12.96%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 31 (12.55%) TensorFlow
5 27 (10.93%) OpenGL
6 19 (7.69%) .NET
6 19 (7.69%) CSS
7 18 (7.29%) HTML
7 18 (7.29%) STL
8 14 (5.67%) ZeroMQ
9 13 (5.26%) Natural Language Processing
9 13 (5.26%) WPF
10 10 (4.05%) DirectX
10 10 (4.05%) Keras
11 8 (3.24%) React
12 7 (2.83%) AngularJS
12 7 (2.83%) scikit-learn
12 7 (2.83%) Spark Streaming
13 6 (2.43%) MXNet
13 6 (2.43%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 115 (46.56%) Algorithms
2 64 (25.91%) Computer Science
3 39 (15.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 34 (13.77%) CUDA
5 19 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
6 13 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
7 12 (4.86%) Verilog
7 12 (4.86%) VHDL
8 7 (2.83%) Acoustics
8 7 (2.83%) Blog
8 7 (2.83%) Video\Live Streaming
9 4 (1.62%) 3D Graphics
9 4 (1.62%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.62%) Robotics
10 3 (1.21%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.21%) User Experience
11 2 (0.81%) Online Games
11 2 (0.81%) Social Media
12 1 (0.40%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 87 (35.22%) Linux
2 63 (25.51%) Windows
3 30 (12.15%) Embedded Linux
4 6 (2.43%) Android
5 3 (1.21%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.21%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.21%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.40%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (52.63%) Software Engineering
2 107 (43.32%) Computer Vision
3 92 (37.25%) Deep Learning
4 88 (35.63%) Machine Learning
5 69 (27.94%) Mathematics
6 57 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 54 (21.86%) Artificial Intelligence
7 54 (21.86%) Neural Network
8 52 (21.05%) Data Science
9 39 (15.79%) Data Analysis
10 35 (14.17%) Physics
11 34 (13.77%) Problem-Solving
12 30 (12.15%) Unit Testing
13 27 (10.93%) Signal Processing
14 25 (10.12%) Mathematical Modelling
15 23 (9.31%) Embedded Software Development
16 22 (8.91%) OO
17 21 (8.50%) Multithreading
18 19 (7.69%) Analytics
18 19 (7.69%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 171 (69.23%) C++
2 73 (29.55%) Python
3 63 (25.51%) C
4 52 (21.05%) Embedded C++
5 51 (20.65%) C#
6 44 (17.81%) MATLAB
7 42 (17.00%) R
7 42 (17.00%) SQL
8 35 (14.17%) Embedded C
9 26 (10.53%) JavaScript
10 14 (5.67%) Java
11 9 (3.64%) VB
12 7 (2.83%) GLSL
12 7 (2.83%) HLSL
13 5 (2.02%) VB.NET
13 5 (2.02%) VB6
14 4 (1.62%) XAML
15 3 (1.21%) Groovy
15 3 (1.21%) VC++
16 2 (0.81%) PHP
Qualifications
1 79 (31.98%) Degree
2 51 (20.65%) PhD
3 10 (4.05%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (2.02%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.21%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.21%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.21%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 3 (1.21%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.81%) CISA
6 2 (0.81%) CISM
6 2 (0.81%) CRISC
7 1 (0.40%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.83%) DICOM
1 7 (2.83%) ISO 9000
2 3 (1.21%) JSP 440
2 3 (1.21%) QA
3 2 (0.81%) COBIT
3 2 (0.81%) COSO
3 2 (0.81%) GDPR
3 2 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (4.05%) Docker
2 7 (2.83%) VirtualBox
3 3 (1.21%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.21%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (2.83%) Ansible
1 7 (2.83%) Docker Swarm
1 7 (2.83%) Kubernetes
1 7 (2.83%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (5.67%) Google
1 14 (5.67%) Xilinx
2 9 (3.64%) Altera
3 8 (3.24%) Microsoft
4 7 (2.83%) Cloudera
4 7 (2.83%) Hortonworks
5 6 (2.43%) Databricks
5 6 (2.43%) Dataiku
6 3 (1.21%) EMC
6 3 (1.21%) Fujitsu
6 3 (1.21%) Intel
6 3 (1.21%) Kofax
7 2 (0.81%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.40%) Adobe
8 1 (0.40%) Cadence
8 1 (0.40%) IBM
8 1 (0.40%) Informatica
8 1 (0.40%) NVIDIA
8 1 (0.40%) Synopsys
8 1 (0.40%) Talend