Period
to 18 September 2020

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 18 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM)
UK
6 months to
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 693 1055 1163
Rank change year-on-year +362 +108 +52
Permanent jobs citing DICOM 1 40 28
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.028% 0.017%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.017% 0.21% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 41 30
Median annual salary £44,000 £47,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.37% +9.20% +8.75%
10th Percentile £41,000 £42,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £47,000 £58,750 £76,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -7.37% +18.75% +6.67%

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 6,050 18,804 22,132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.97% 13.28% 13.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4,673 13,877 16,808
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.88%

DICOM
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for DICOM in the UK

DICOM
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for DICOM in the UK

DICOM
Top 3 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 18 September 2020. 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 +316 1 £44,000 -7.37% 1
UK excluding London +296 1 £44,000 -7.37% 1
East of England - 1 £44,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 September 2020, 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) PACS
1 1 (100.00%) HL7
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (100.00%) Isilon
1 1 (100.00%) EMC VNX
1 1 (100.00%) Security Monitoring

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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) EMC VNX
1 1 (100.00%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Isilon
1 1 (100.00%) VMware