Period
to 14 July 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 14 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM)
UK
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 798 1077 1191
Rank change year-on-year +279 +114 +16
Permanent jobs citing DICOM 11 43 17
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.029% 0.010%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.12% 0.22% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 12 45 18
Median annual salary £56,250 £50,000 £53,125
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +32.81%
10th Percentile £47,500 £42,200 £32,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £56,250 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.42% +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 9,206 19,933 23,165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.19% 13.65% 12.99%
Number of salaries quoted 7,001 14,636 17,708
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,250 £28,125
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +8.43%

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
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing DICOM over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

Salary histogram for DICOM in the UK

DICOM
Top 4 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 14 July 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 +243 11 £56,250 +12.50% 1
UK excluding London +213 11 £56,250 +18.42%
South East +139 10 £62,500 +28.21%
East of England - 1 £44,000 -

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) C#
2 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) .NET Framework
2 10 (90.91%) Software Engineering
2 10 (90.91%) Relational Database
3 8 (72.73%) Scrum
3 8 (72.73%) Unit Testing
3 8 (72.73%) WCF
3 8 (72.73%) Visual Studio
3 8 (72.73%) C++
3 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 8 (72.73%) UML
3 8 (72.73%) SOA
3 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
3 8 (72.73%) MVVM
3 8 (72.73%) Computer Vision
3 8 (72.73%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (54.55%) Line Management
4 6 (54.55%) C
5 3 (27.27%) HL7
6 2 (18.18%) Web Development
6 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
6 2 (18.18%) RESTful
7 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (9.09%) 3PAR
7 1 (9.09%) Isilon
7 1 (9.09%) EMC VNX
7 1 (9.09%) 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 10 (90.91%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 9 (81.82%) C# Developer
3 6 (54.55%) Lead C# Developer
3 6 (54.55%) Lead Developer
3 6 (54.55%) Team Leader
4 2 (18.18%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
1 10 (90.91%) .NET Framework
2 8 (72.73%) WCF
3 2 (18.18%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) EMC VNX
2 1 (9.09%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Software Engineering
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Computer Vision
2 8 (72.73%) MVVM
2 8 (72.73%) Scrum
2 8 (72.73%) SOA
2 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
2 8 (72.73%) UML
2 8 (72.73%) Unit Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Line Management
4 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
4 2 (18.18%) Web Development
5 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Security Monitoring
5 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) C++
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) 3PAR
1 1 (9.09%) EMC
1 1 (9.09%) Isilon
1 1 (9.09%) VMware