Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM)
UK
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1111 1181 1163
Rank change year-on-year +70 -18 +166
Permanent jobs citing DICOM 29 18 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.010% 0.042%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.13% 0.080% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 32 20 77
UK median annual salary £44,500 £36,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.61% -20.00% +28.57%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £44,000 £51,850
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.71% -22.22% +28.57%

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 21,657 22,547 24,758
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.29% 12.49% 12.96%
Number of salaries quoted 16,333 16,841 19,560
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.04% +8.89%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,350
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for DICOM in the UK

DICOM
Top 5 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 15 November 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 +58 29 £44,500 +23.61% 4
UK excluding London +31 22 £44,000 +25.71% 2
South East +44 20 £45,000 +12.50% 2
London +52 6 £44,500 -19.09% 2
East of England +24 2 £40,750 +25.38%

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 18 (62.07%) Software Engineering
2 14 (48.28%) OO
2 14 (48.28%) OOD
2 14 (48.28%) Mathematics
3 13 (44.83%) Degree
4 12 (41.38%) SQL
4 12 (41.38%) Windows
5 11 (37.93%) SOA
5 11 (37.93%) HL7
6 10 (34.48%) Numerate Degree
6 10 (34.48%) Project Management
6 10 (34.48%) .NET
6 10 (34.48%) HTML
6 10 (34.48%) Java
6 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
7 8 (27.59%) PACS
7 8 (27.59%) C#
7 8 (27.59%) C++
7 8 (27.59%) UML
7 8 (27.59%) CSS
7 8 (27.59%) Computer Vision
7 8 (27.59%) WCF
7 8 (27.59%) MVVM
8 7 (24.14%) Test Automation
8 7 (24.14%) Image Processing
8 7 (24.14%) JSON
8 7 (24.14%) Unit Testing
8 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (24.14%) Multithreading
8 7 (24.14%) SDLC

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 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Ant
1 7 (24.14%) Maven
2 4 (13.79%) MSBuild
2 4 (13.79%) NUnit
2 4 (13.79%) ReSharper
2 4 (13.79%) StyleCop
2 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
3 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.34%) Gradle
3 3 (10.34%) JUnit
3 3 (10.34%) Spock
General
1 3 (10.34%) Aerospace
1 3 (10.34%) Automotive
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 13 (44.83%) Developer
2 10 (34.48%) Java Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Software Engineer
4 7 (24.14%) C# Software Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.34%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) IT Support
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Implementation Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) IT Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) IT Manager
6 2 (6.90%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) .NET
1 10 (34.48%) HTML
2 8 (27.59%) CSS
2 8 (27.59%) WCF
3 7 (24.14%) JSON
3 7 (24.14%) XML
4 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
4 4 (13.79%) LINQ
4 4 (13.79%) Task Parallel Library
4 4 (13.79%) WPF
5 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
5 3 (10.34%) HTML5
5 3 (10.34%) JPA
5 3 (10.34%) React
5 3 (10.34%) Spring
6 1 (3.45%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) PACS
2 4 (13.79%) 3D Graphics
2 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.34%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (10.34%) NHS
3 3 (10.34%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Software Engineering
2 14 (48.28%) Mathematics
2 14 (48.28%) OO
2 14 (48.28%) OOD
3 11 (37.93%) SOA
4 10 (34.48%) Project Management
5 8 (27.59%) Computer Vision
5 8 (27.59%) MVVM
5 8 (27.59%) UML
6 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
6 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (24.14%) Image Processing
6 7 (24.14%) Multithreading
6 7 (24.14%) SDLC
6 7 (24.14%) Test Automation
6 7 (24.14%) Unit Testing
7 6 (20.69%) ITIL
8 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (13.79%) Scrum
9 4 (13.79%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) SQL
2 10 (34.48%) Java
2 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
3 8 (27.59%) C#
3 8 (27.59%) C++
4 4 (13.79%) VB
4 4 (13.79%) XAML
5 3 (10.34%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) Degree
2 10 (34.48%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (3.45%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (37.93%) HL7
2 1 (3.45%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) SAP