Period
to 23 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM)
UK
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1061 1182 1156
Rank change year-on-year +121 -26 +84
Permanent jobs citing DICOM 28 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.006% 0.007%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.14% 0.050% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 30 11 11
UK median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +18.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £80,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% +30.14% -18.89%

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 with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 19,970 22,031 20,300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.86% 12.82% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14,469 16,964 15,888
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,625 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%

DICOM
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing DICOM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for DICOM in the UK

DICOM
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for DICOM in the UK

DICOM
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DICOM within the UK over the 6 months to 23 May 2019. 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
England +120 28 £52,500 +10.53% 1
UK excluding London +111 28 £52,500 +10.53%
South East +63 26 £52,500 +7.69%
Midlands +34 1 £42,500 +30.77%
East Midlands +25 1 £42,500 +30.77%
North West - 1 £45,000 -
North of England - 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, 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 with a requirement for DICOM.

1 27 (96.43%) C++
2 26 (92.86%) SQL
2 26 (92.86%) .NET
2 26 (92.86%) Windows
2 26 (92.86%) UML
2 26 (92.86%) SOA
2 26 (92.86%) C#
2 26 (92.86%) Scrum
2 26 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (92.86%) Software Engineering
2 26 (92.86%) .NET Framework
2 26 (92.86%) WCF
2 26 (92.86%) Unit Testing
2 26 (92.86%) Test Automation
2 26 (92.86%) MVVM
2 26 (92.86%) Relational Database
2 26 (92.86%) Computer Vision
3 25 (89.29%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (28.57%) Degree
5 5 (17.86%) Advertising
6 1 (3.57%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (3.57%) Product Management
6 1 (3.57%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (3.57%) Product Marketing
6 1 (3.57%) HL7
6 1 (3.57%) Marketing
6 1 (3.57%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (3.57%) NHS
6 1 (3.57%) PhD
6 1 (3.57%) Customer Requirements

DICOM
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (92.86%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 5 (17.86%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (92.86%) Software Engineer
2 25 (89.29%) C# Software Engineer
3 21 (75.00%) Developer
3 21 (75.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 21 (75.00%) Software Developer
4 20 (71.43%) C# Developer
4 20 (71.43%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (17.86%) .NET Software Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) C# WCF Developer
5 5 (17.86%) WCF Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Presales Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Product Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (92.86%) .NET
1 26 (92.86%) .NET Framework
1 26 (92.86%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (89.29%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 26 (92.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (92.86%) Computer Vision
1 26 (92.86%) MVVM
1 26 (92.86%) Scrum
1 26 (92.86%) SOA
1 26 (92.86%) Software Engineering
1 26 (92.86%) Test Automation
1 26 (92.86%) UML
1 26 (92.86%) Unit Testing
2 1 (3.57%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (3.57%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (3.57%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (3.57%) Presales
2 1 (3.57%) Product Management
2 1 (3.57%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) C++
2 26 (92.86%) C#
2 26 (92.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) HL7