Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM)
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1076 1180 1155
Rank change year-on-year +104 -25 +125
Permanent jobs citing DICOM 29 14 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.008% 0.023%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.14% 0.064% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 35 14 37
UK median annual salary £52,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £34,000 £28,750 £34,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £56,750 £48,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +50.00% -12.50% +10.34%

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 20,874 21,837 22,375
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.78% 12.55% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 15,349 16,835 17,721
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,875
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DICOM over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram 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 18 January 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 +103 29 £52,500 +50.00% 3
UK excluding London +66 24 £52,500 +50.00% 4
South East +49 21 £52,500 +7.69% 1
London +45 4 £58,500 +21.56%
East of England +38 2 £40,750 +20.74%
North West - 1 £45,000 - 2
North of England - 1 £45,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 19 (65.52%) Software Engineering
2 17 (58.62%) SOA
3 15 (51.72%) SQL
3 15 (51.72%) .NET
3 15 (51.72%) Windows
3 15 (51.72%) Unit Testing
3 15 (51.72%) Test Automation
4 14 (48.28%) C++
4 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (44.83%) WCF
5 13 (44.83%) Scrum
5 13 (44.83%) UML
5 13 (44.83%) C#
5 13 (44.83%) MVVM
5 13 (44.83%) .NET Framework
5 13 (44.83%) Relational Database
5 13 (44.83%) Computer Vision
6 12 (41.38%) Greenfield Project
7 11 (37.93%) Degree
8 9 (31.03%) HL7
9 7 (24.14%) Project Management
10 6 (20.69%) OOD
10 6 (20.69%) OO
10 6 (20.69%) HTML
10 6 (20.69%) Java
10 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
10 6 (20.69%) PACS
10 6 (20.69%) Mathematics
10 6 (20.69%) Numerate Degree
11 5 (17.24%) CSS

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Ant
1 4 (13.79%) Maven
2 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) Gradle
2 2 (6.90%) JUnit
2 2 (6.90%) Spock
General
1 2 (6.90%) Aerospace
1 2 (6.90%) Automotive
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
2 1 (3.45%) Electronics
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Developer
2 13 (44.83%) Software Engineer
3 12 (41.38%) C# Software Engineer
4 11 (37.93%) C# Developer
4 11 (37.93%) C# Software Developer
4 11 (37.93%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 11 (37.93%) Software Developer
5 6 (20.69%) Java Developer
6 3 (10.34%) IT Support
7 2 (6.90%) Implementation Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) IT Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) IT Manager
7 2 (6.90%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) .NET
2 13 (44.83%) .NET Framework
2 13 (44.83%) WCF
3 6 (20.69%) HTML
4 5 (17.24%) CSS
5 4 (13.79%) JSON
5 4 (13.79%) XML
6 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
6 2 (6.90%) HTML5
6 2 (6.90%) JPA
6 2 (6.90%) React
6 2 (6.90%) Spring
7 1 (3.45%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (20.69%) PACS
3 3 (10.34%) NHS
4 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.90%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) Software Engineering
2 17 (58.62%) SOA
3 15 (51.72%) Test Automation
3 15 (51.72%) Unit Testing
4 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (44.83%) Computer Vision
5 13 (44.83%) MVVM
5 13 (44.83%) Scrum
5 13 (44.83%) UML
6 7 (24.14%) Project Management
7 6 (20.69%) Mathematics
7 6 (20.69%) OO
7 6 (20.69%) OOD
8 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
8 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (13.79%) ITIL
8 4 (13.79%) SDLC
9 3 (10.34%) Workflow
10 2 (6.90%) Business Development
10 2 (6.90%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) SQL
2 14 (48.28%) C++
3 13 (44.83%) C#
4 6 (20.69%) Java
4 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.90%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Degree
2 6 (20.69%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (3.45%) NVQ Level 3
3 1 (3.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (31.03%) HL7
2 1 (3.45%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) SAP