Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM)
UK
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1006 1116 1200
Rank change year-on-year +110 +84 -34
Permanent jobs citing DICOM 43 29 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.018% 0.009%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.25% 0.13% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 45 34 17
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +39.29% -17.65%
10th Percentile £46,250 £32,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £70,000 £53,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +28.57% -22.22%

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 16,940 21,735 22,618
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.70% 13.61% 12.59%
Number of salaries quoted 12,937 16,212 17,076
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,638 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +124 42 £50,000 +2.56% 5
UK excluding London +94 33 £50,000 +11.11% 5
South East +49 31 £50,000 -4.76% 5
London +78 10 £50,000 -14.53%
North West - 1 £55,000 -
Scotland - 1 - -
North of England - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 35 (81.40%) C#
2 34 (79.07%) .NET
3 33 (76.74%) C++
3 33 (76.74%) Software Engineering
4 32 (74.42%) SQL
4 32 (74.42%) Windows
4 32 (74.42%) Computer Vision
5 29 (67.44%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (62.79%) Scrum
6 27 (62.79%) UML
6 27 (62.79%) Relational Database
6 27 (62.79%) .NET Framework
6 27 (62.79%) WCF
6 27 (62.79%) Unit Testing
6 27 (62.79%) MVVM
7 26 (60.47%) Test Automation
7 26 (60.47%) Greenfield Project
7 26 (60.47%) SOA
8 13 (30.23%) Visual Studio
9 8 (18.60%) PACS
10 7 (16.28%) OO
10 7 (16.28%) Python
10 7 (16.28%) C
10 7 (16.28%) MATLAB
10 7 (16.28%) Line Management
11 6 (13.95%) Algorithms
11 6 (13.95%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (13.95%) Image Processing
11 6 (13.95%) HL7
11 6 (13.95%) Robotics

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 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.33%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Mathematica
2 1 (2.33%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Azure
1 2 (4.65%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) DHCP
1 2 (4.65%) DNS
1 2 (4.65%) Firewall
1 2 (4.65%) LAN
1 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.65%) WAN
1 2 (4.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (62.79%) Relational Database
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (30.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.65%) Electronics
1 2 (4.65%) Finance
1 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
1 2 (4.65%) Marketing
1 2 (4.65%) Public Sector
1 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (65.12%) Developer
2 26 (60.47%) C# Developer
3 20 (46.51%) Software Developer
4 19 (44.19%) C# Software Developer
4 19 (44.19%) C# Software Engineer
4 19 (44.19%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 19 (44.19%) Software Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) Lead C# Developer
5 7 (16.28%) Lead Developer
5 7 (16.28%) Team Leader
6 6 (13.95%) Research Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Technical Consultant
9 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Integration Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (79.07%) .NET
2 27 (62.79%) .NET Framework
2 27 (62.79%) WCF
3 6 (13.95%) MFC
3 6 (13.95%) OpenCL
4 1 (2.33%) .NET Core
4 1 (2.33%) Angular 2
4 1 (2.33%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 26 (60.47%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (18.60%) PACS
3 6 (13.95%) 3D Graphics
3 6 (13.95%) Algorithms
3 6 (13.95%) CUDA
3 6 (13.95%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 6 (13.95%) Robotics
4 3 (6.98%) NHS
5 2 (4.65%) BYOD
5 2 (4.65%) Clustering
5 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.65%) EMC VNX
6 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 32 (74.42%) Windows
2 4 (9.30%) Windows Server
2 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (76.74%) Software Engineering
2 32 (74.42%) Computer Vision
3 29 (67.44%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (62.79%) MVVM
4 27 (62.79%) Scrum
4 27 (62.79%) UML
4 27 (62.79%) Unit Testing
5 26 (60.47%) SOA
5 26 (60.47%) Test Automation
6 7 (16.28%) Line Management
6 7 (16.28%) OO
7 6 (13.95%) Image Processing
7 6 (13.95%) Mathematics
7 6 (13.95%) OOD
7 6 (13.95%) OOP
7 6 (13.95%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (9.30%) Migration
9 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 3 (6.98%) ITIL
10 2 (4.65%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 35 (81.40%) C#
2 33 (76.74%) C++
3 32 (74.42%) SQL
4 7 (16.28%) C
4 7 (16.28%) MATLAB
4 7 (16.28%) Python
5 6 (13.95%) Cython
6 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.33%) Java
7 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (4.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) VMware
2 2 (4.65%) 3PAR
2 2 (4.65%) Cisco
2 2 (4.65%) EMC
2 2 (4.65%) Isilon
2 2 (4.65%) McAfee
2 2 (4.65%) SAP
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft