Period
to 19 August 2017

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 19 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM)
UK
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1167 1175 1277
Rank change year-on-year +8 +102 +25
Permanent jobs citing DICOM 16 89 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.045% 0.009%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.074% 0.34% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 18 85 17
UK median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £30,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,250 £52,000 £52,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,250 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -17.22% +12.50% -

DICOM is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 21586 26020 28106
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.20% 13.19% 12.93%
Number of salaries quoted 16162 20655 22074
UK median annual salary £48,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.78% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 19 August 2017.

Salary histogram for DICOM in the UK

DICOM
Top 8 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 19 August 2017. 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 +14 15 £40,000 -11.11% 1
UK excluding London +25 10 £37,250 -17.22% 1
London +8 5 £55,000 +37.85%
South East +25 4 £38,750 -16.22%
East of England +1 3 £32,500 -38.10%
Yorkshire +22 2 £40,000 -
North of England -16 2 £40,000 -
South West - 1 £37,000 -

For the 6 months to 19 August 2017, IT jobs citing DICOM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for DICOM.

1 12 (75.00%) HL7
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 5 (31.25%) Linux
4 5 (31.25%) Finance
4 5 (31.25%) Migration
4 5 (31.25%) Data Migration
4 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (25.00%) SaaS
5 4 (25.00%) ZeroMQ
5 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (25.00%) PCI DSS
5 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (25.00%) Ansible
5 4 (25.00%) DevOps
5 4 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (25.00%) LAMP
5 4 (25.00%) Ruby
5 4 (25.00%) Apache
5 4 (25.00%) Python
5 4 (25.00%) XML
5 4 (25.00%) PHP
5 4 (25.00%) HTML
5 4 (25.00%) Java
5 4 (25.00%) .NET
5 4 (25.00%) MySQL
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
6 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
6 3 (18.75%) SOAP
6 3 (18.75%) C

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 (25.00%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) nginx
2 2 (12.50%) OpenStack
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) GoToMeeting
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) MySQL
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) Applications Support
2 2 (12.50%) Applications Support Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (12.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Coordinator
2 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Data Conversion Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Head of DevOps
2 2 (12.50%) Integration Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (12.50%) Software Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Software Support Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
1 4 (25.00%) LAMP
1 4 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (25.00%) XML
1 4 (25.00%) ZeroMQ
2 3 (18.75%) SOAP
3 2 (12.50%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (12.50%) Symfony
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) JSON
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
3 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
3 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Solaris
3 2 (12.50%) Unix
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.25%) CentOS
4 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Data Migration
1 5 (31.25%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) DevOps
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Data Conversion
3 3 (18.75%) SOA
4 2 (12.50%) BDD
4 2 (12.50%) Health Informatics
4 2 (12.50%) Informatics
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Server Building
4 2 (12.50%) The Twelve-Factor App
4 2 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) High Availability
5 1 (6.25%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (6.25%) IT Strategy
5 1 (6.25%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) PHP
2 4 (25.00%) Python
2 4 (25.00%) Ruby
3 3 (18.75%) C
3 3 (18.75%) C++
3 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
4 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 2 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.25%) VB
5 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (75.00%) HL7
2 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) KVM
2 2 (12.50%) Xen
3 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Ansible
1 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (12.50%) Puppet
3 1 (6.25%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
1 3 (18.75%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) SaltStack
2 2 (12.50%) Sun