Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Image Processing
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 863 981 935
Rank change year-on-year +118 -46 +180
Permanent jobs citing Image Processing 281 194 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.17% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.13% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 219 206 316
England median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
10th Percentile £32,000 £26,250 £22,625
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% - -

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 146,801 152,519 171,607
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 90.64% 90.73% 90.03%
Number of salaries quoted 118,100 123,356 144,576
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% -

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +67 149 £50,000 +17.65% 26
East of England +35 80 £65,000 +62.50% 11
London -4 27 £55,000 +37.50% 20
South West +15 10 £41,000 +9.33% 7
Midlands -9 8 £50,000 +66.67% 4
North of England +4 5 £48,750 +50.00% 5
West Midlands +23 4 £50,000 +81.82% 3
North West -4 4 £40,000 +23.08% 5
East Midlands -23 4 £43,750 +45.83% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £85,000 -
Image Processing
UK

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 217 (77.22%) C++
2 163 (58.01%) Software Engineering
3 153 (54.45%) Algorithms
4 126 (44.84%) Computer Vision
5 121 (43.06%) Python
6 120 (42.70%) C
7 114 (40.57%) Linux
8 103 (36.65%) Machine Learning
9 90 (32.03%) Mathematics
10 78 (27.76%) Degree
11 77 (27.40%) Computer Science
12 65 (23.13%) Embedded C++
13 64 (22.78%) MATLAB
13 64 (22.78%) Deep Learning
14 57 (20.28%) Windows
15 54 (19.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 51 (18.15%) Neural Network
17 50 (17.79%) PhD
18 49 (17.44%) Embedded C
18 49 (17.44%) C#
19 46 (16.37%) Agile Software Development
19 46 (16.37%) SQL
20 45 (16.01%) OpenGL
20 45 (16.01%) Video Processing
21 43 (15.30%) Data Science
22 41 (14.59%) Problem-Solving
23 40 (14.23%) TensorFlow
24 36 (12.81%) OpenCV
25 35 (12.46%) Embedded Linux
26 34 (12.10%) Artificial Intelligence

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 5 (1.78%) Apache Spark
2 3 (1.07%) Ethereum
2 3 (1.07%) Hyperledger
2 3 (1.07%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.07%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (0.36%) ArcGIS
3 1 (0.36%) CMS
3 1 (0.36%) Documentum
3 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (6.41%) GNU Octave
2 4 (1.42%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (1.42%) Doxygen
2 4 (1.42%) FrameMaker
2 4 (1.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.42%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.07%) OrCAD
4 1 (0.36%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.07%) Distributed Ledger
1 3 (1.07%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.36%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.36%) Amazon SageMaker
4 1 (0.36%) GitHub
4 1 (0.36%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.42%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.36%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (11.39%) Big Data
2 11 (3.91%) GIS
3 5 (1.78%) Hadoop
3 5 (1.78%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.07%) Blockchain
4 3 (1.07%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.07%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (1.07%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (1.07%) Redis
5 2 (0.71%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.36%) Amazon Athena
6 1 (0.36%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.36%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (0.36%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.36%) QGIS
6 1 (0.36%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.36%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.36%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 24 (8.54%) Git (software)
2 19 (6.76%) Subversion
3 18 (6.41%) Visual Studio
4 6 (2.14%) CMake
5 5 (1.78%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (1.42%) Gradle
6 4 (1.42%) JUnit
6 4 (1.42%) MSBuild
6 4 (1.42%) NUnit
6 4 (1.42%) ReSharper
6 4 (1.42%) StyleCop
7 3 (1.07%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.71%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.36%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.36%) gulp
9 1 (0.36%) JIRA
9 1 (0.36%) Spock
9 1 (0.36%) webpack
9 1 (0.36%) Xcode
General
1 28 (9.96%) Automotive
2 21 (7.47%) Marketing
3 15 (5.34%) Electronics
4 9 (3.20%) Manufacturing
5 8 (2.85%) Aerospace
5 8 (2.85%) Games
6 6 (2.14%) Military
7 4 (1.42%) Publishing
8 3 (1.07%) Finance
9 2 (0.71%) Retail
10 1 (0.36%) German Language
10 1 (0.36%) Legal
10 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 116 (41.28%) Software Engineer
2 85 (30.25%) C++ Software Engineer
3 60 (21.35%) Computer Engineer
3 60 (21.35%) Computer Vision Engineer
4 59 (21.00%) Embedded Engineer
5 48 (17.08%) C Software Engineer
5 48 (17.08%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 46 (16.37%) Developer
7 41 (14.59%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 36 (12.81%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 36 (12.81%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 32 (11.39%) Graduate
10 21 (7.47%) Data Scientist
10 21 (7.47%) Machine Learning Engineer
11 20 (7.12%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
11 20 (7.12%) Embedded C Engineer
11 20 (7.12%) Embedded C Software Engineer
11 20 (7.12%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
11 20 (7.12%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
12 19 (6.76%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (16.01%) OpenGL
2 40 (14.23%) TensorFlow
3 36 (12.81%) OpenCV
4 27 (9.61%) .NET
5 24 (8.54%) HTML
6 23 (8.19%) CSS
6 23 (8.19%) Qt
7 22 (7.83%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 18 (6.41%) STL
9 15 (5.34%) Node.js
10 14 (4.98%) AngularJS
11 13 (4.63%) WPF
12 12 (4.27%) React
13 11 (3.91%) jQuery
14 10 (3.56%) DirectX
15 9 (3.20%) Keras
16 6 (2.14%) Natural Language Processing
16 6 (2.14%) ZeroMQ
17 5 (1.78%) CSS3
17 5 (1.78%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 153 (54.45%) Algorithms
2 77 (27.40%) Computer Science
3 54 (19.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 34 (12.10%) CUDA
5 24 (8.54%) VHDL
6 22 (7.83%) Verilog
7 17 (6.05%) Embedded Systems
8 13 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (3.20%) ASIC
9 9 (3.20%) Self-Motivation
10 5 (1.78%) User Experience
11 4 (1.42%) 3D Graphics
11 4 (1.42%) Augmented Reality
11 4 (1.42%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.07%) Bitcoin
12 3 (1.07%) Device Driver
12 3 (1.07%) Greenfield Project
13 2 (0.71%) Acoustics
13 2 (0.71%) Blog
13 2 (0.71%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 114 (40.57%) Linux
2 57 (20.28%) Windows
3 35 (12.46%) Embedded Linux
4 9 (3.20%) Android
5 6 (2.14%) Unix
6 3 (1.07%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.07%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.36%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (58.01%) Software Engineering
2 126 (44.84%) Computer Vision
3 103 (36.65%) Machine Learning
4 90 (32.03%) Mathematics
5 64 (22.78%) Deep Learning
6 51 (18.15%) Neural Network
7 46 (16.37%) Agile Software Development
8 45 (16.01%) Video Processing
9 43 (15.30%) Data Science
10 41 (14.59%) Problem-Solving
11 34 (12.10%) Artificial Intelligence
12 30 (10.68%) Embedded Software Development
13 25 (8.90%) Physics
13 25 (8.90%) Unit Testing
14 24 (8.54%) Data Analysis
15 21 (7.47%) Analytics
15 21 (7.47%) FPGA Design
16 17 (6.05%) Continuous Integration
17 16 (5.69%) Linux Kernel Development
17 16 (5.69%) Mathematical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 217 (77.22%) C++
2 121 (43.06%) Python
3 120 (42.70%) C
4 65 (23.13%) Embedded C++
5 64 (22.78%) MATLAB
6 49 (17.44%) C#
6 49 (17.44%) Embedded C
7 46 (16.37%) SQL
8 28 (9.96%) R
9 25 (8.90%) Java
9 25 (8.90%) JavaScript
10 7 (2.49%) Bash Shell
10 7 (2.49%) VB
11 6 (2.14%) GLSL
11 6 (2.14%) HLSL
12 4 (1.42%) XAML
13 3 (1.07%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.07%) Scala
13 3 (1.07%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.07%) VC++
Qualifications
1 78 (27.76%) Degree
2 50 (17.79%) PhD
3 5 (1.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.78%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.07%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.07%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.36%) HNC
5 1 (0.36%) HND
5 1 (0.36%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.78%) DICOM
2 4 (1.42%) ISO 9000
3 3 (1.07%) QA
4 2 (0.71%) GDPR
5 1 (0.36%) IEC 62304
5 1 (0.36%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 12 (4.27%) Firmware
2 3 (1.07%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.07%) Docker
3 2 (0.71%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (0.71%) Ansible
1 2 (0.71%) Docker Swarm
1 2 (0.71%) Kubernetes
1 2 (0.71%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (6.41%) Xilinx
2 15 (5.34%) Microsoft
3 13 (4.63%) Altera
4 10 (3.56%) Fujitsu
5 9 (3.20%) Cadence
5 9 (3.20%) Synopsys
6 7 (2.49%) Capita
6 7 (2.49%) Google
6 7 (2.49%) Kofax
7 5 (1.78%) Cloudera
7 5 (1.78%) Hortonworks
8 4 (1.42%) Meridio
8 4 (1.42%) Micro Focus
9 3 (1.07%) EMC
9 3 (1.07%) Intel
9 3 (1.07%) Oracle
10 2 (0.71%) IBM
10 2 (0.71%) NVIDIA
11 1 (0.36%) Databricks
11 1 (0.36%) Dataiku