The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for DICOM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DICOM over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM)
England / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 385 416 478
Rank change year-on-year +31 +62  
Permanent jobs citing DICOM 2 26 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.014% 0.14% 0.005%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.12% 1.03% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 2 26 1
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -13.88% +20.00%  

DICOM is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 1664 2526 2870
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 11.49% 13.86% 13.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1325 2011 2278
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

DICOM
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing DICOM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for DICOM in the South East

DICOM
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DICOM in the South East.

Salary trend for DICOM in the South East

DICOM
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DICOM within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire +8 2 £38,750 -13.88%
Buckinghamshire -7 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Kent - 1 £40,000 -
DICOM
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing DICOM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for DICOM.

1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) HL7
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Server Building
2 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) Sun
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management

DICOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Software Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Software Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Server Building
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Sun