Period
to 23 May 2018

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 2018 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 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1172 1155 1230
Rank change year-on-year -17 +75 +60
Permanent jobs citing DICOM 11 11 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.007% 0.020%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.049% 0.054% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 35
UK median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% +16.88%
10th Percentile £36,250 £28,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £90,000 £63,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £36,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +30.14% -18.89% +12.50%

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 22,564 20,364 26,466
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.13% 12.04% 13.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17,351 15,943 20,991
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%

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 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for DICOM in the UK

DICOM
Top 6 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 2018. 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 0 11 £47,500 +22.58% 4
London -1 8 £53,125 -40.97% 1
UK excluding London -37 3 £47,500 +30.14% 3
South East -17 2 £48,750 +50.00% 1
Midlands +17 1 £32,500 -18.75% 1
East Midlands +12 1 £32,500 -18.75% 1

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, 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 9 (81.82%) HL7
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) PACS
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) Python
4 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 4 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (27.27%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (27.27%) Terraform
5 3 (27.27%) New Relic
5 3 (27.27%) Ansible
5 3 (27.27%) Docker
5 3 (27.27%) DevOps
5 3 (27.27%) AWS Certification
5 3 (27.27%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (27.27%) PHP-FPM

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (27.27%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (27.27%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Architect
1 3 (27.27%) DevOps Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) IT Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) IT Support
2 2 (18.18%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Graduate Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Healthcare Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) IT Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Presales Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) LEMP Stack
1 3 (27.27%) PHP-FPM
1 3 (27.27%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (27.27%) ZeroMQ
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 1 (9.09%) WCF
2 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) PACS
2 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 3 (27.27%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Debian
3 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
2 3 (27.27%) DevOps
2 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
2 3 (27.27%) Physics
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Machine Learning
4 1 (9.09%) MVVM
4 1 (9.09%) Network Design
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 1 (9.09%) Test Management
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) PHP
3 3 (27.27%) Ruby
4 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (81.82%) HL7
2 3 (27.27%) HIPAA
2 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) Docker
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Ansible
1 3 (27.27%) Nagios
1 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (27.27%) Puppet
1 3 (27.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) New Relic
3 1 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) VMware