Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM)
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1038 1145 1196
Rank change year-on-year +107 +51 -24
Permanent jobs citing DICOM 40 28 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.017% 0.007%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.22% 0.13% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 39 28 15
UK median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.47% +7.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £43,400 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,750 £77,375 £51,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year +18.75% +7.38% -17.22%

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 18,506 21,885 21,797
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.30% 13.14% 12.34%
Number of salaries quoted 13,669 16,628 16,149
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,500 £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 22 September 2019.

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 22 September 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 +98 39 £47,500 +10.47% 6
UK excluding London +72 26 £47,500 +18.75% 6
South East +30 23 £47,500 +18.75% 3
London +105 13 £50,000 -23.08%
Midlands +25 3 £42,500 +30.77%
East Midlands +24 3 £42,500 +30.77%

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 31 (77.50%) C#
2 30 (75.00%) .NET
3 29 (72.50%) C++
3 29 (72.50%) Software Engineering
4 27 (67.50%) Computer Vision
5 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (55.00%) Windows
5 22 (55.00%) SQL
6 20 (50.00%) Scrum
6 20 (50.00%) WCF
6 20 (50.00%) Unit Testing
6 20 (50.00%) UML
6 20 (50.00%) MVVM
7 19 (47.50%) .NET Framework
8 18 (45.00%) SOA
8 18 (45.00%) Test Automation
8 18 (45.00%) Relational Database
9 17 (42.50%) Greenfield Project
10 10 (25.00%) OO
11 9 (22.50%) Python
11 9 (22.50%) OOD
11 9 (22.50%) MATLAB
11 9 (22.50%) OOP
11 9 (22.50%) Visual Studio
11 9 (22.50%) MFC
11 9 (22.50%) 3D Graphics
11 9 (22.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 9 (22.50%) Mathematica
11 9 (22.50%) Robotics
11 9 (22.50%) Mathematics

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 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Azure
1 2 (5.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) DHCP
1 2 (5.00%) DNS
1 2 (5.00%) Firewall
1 2 (5.00%) LAN
1 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.00%) WAN
1 2 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (45.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.50%) Electronic Patient Records
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon Aurora
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (7.50%) Marketing
2 2 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Developer
2 20 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 18 (45.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 18 (45.00%) Software Engineer
4 17 (42.50%) C# Developer
4 17 (42.50%) C# Software Developer
4 17 (42.50%) C# Software Engineer
5 9 (22.50%) Research Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Product Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Presales Consultant
8 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Support
8 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Integration Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (75.00%) .NET
2 20 (50.00%) WCF
3 19 (47.50%) .NET Framework
4 9 (22.50%) MFC
4 9 (22.50%) OpenCL
5 1 (2.50%) .NET Core
5 1 (2.50%) Angular 2
5 1 (2.50%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (42.50%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (22.50%) 3D Graphics
2 9 (22.50%) Algorithms
2 9 (22.50%) CUDA
2 9 (22.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 9 (22.50%) Robotics
3 7 (17.50%) NHS
4 6 (15.00%) PACS
5 2 (5.00%) BYOD
5 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.50%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 22 (55.00%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (72.50%) Software Engineering
2 27 (67.50%) Computer Vision
3 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (50.00%) MVVM
4 20 (50.00%) Scrum
4 20 (50.00%) UML
4 20 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 18 (45.00%) SOA
5 18 (45.00%) Test Automation
6 10 (25.00%) OO
7 9 (22.50%) Image Processing
7 9 (22.50%) Mathematics
7 9 (22.50%) OOD
7 9 (22.50%) OOP
7 9 (22.50%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
9 4 (10.00%) Migration
10 3 (7.50%) Artificial Intelligence
10 3 (7.50%) Customer Engagement
10 3 (7.50%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (77.50%) C#
2 29 (72.50%) C++
3 22 (55.00%) SQL
4 9 (22.50%) Cython
4 9 (22.50%) MATLAB
4 9 (22.50%) Python
5 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) Cisco
1 2 (5.00%) McAfee
1 2 (5.00%) VMware
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft