Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM)
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1189 1165 1290
Rank change year-on-year -24 +125 +34
Permanent jobs citing DICOM 17 78 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.041% 0.005%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.074% 0.32% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 19 74 10
UK median annual salary £35,000 £43,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% +7.69%
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,250 £28,475
90th Percentile £45,500 £51,750 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -22.22% +28.57% -3.45%

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 22837 24465 27929
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.62% 12.95% 12.85%
Number of salaries quoted 17116 19362 22073
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DICOM in the UK

DICOM
Top 10 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 21 November 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 -33 17 £35,000 -22.22% 2
UK excluding London -18 14 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Midlands +40 6 £33,750 -10.00%
East Midlands - 6 £33,750 -
East of England +8 4 £32,500 -38.10%
London +9 3 £55,000 +69.23% 1
Yorkshire +9 2 £40,000 -
North of England +1 2 £40,000 -
South East +12 1 £40,000 -15.79% 1
South West +12 1 £37,000 -10.30%

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 16 (94.12%) HL7
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 7 (41.18%) Java
4 7 (41.18%) XML
4 7 (41.18%) Data Migration
4 7 (41.18%) Migration
5 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (29.41%) Finance
6 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
6 5 (29.41%) DevOps
7 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (23.53%) Data Conversion
7 4 (23.53%) Workflow
7 4 (23.53%) Windows
7 4 (23.53%) SOA
7 4 (23.53%) Project Management
7 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
7 4 (23.53%) C
7 4 (23.53%) C++
7 4 (23.53%) HTML
7 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
7 4 (23.53%) SOAP
7 4 (23.53%) .NET
8 3 (17.65%) MySQL
8 3 (17.65%) PHP
8 3 (17.65%) Linux
8 3 (17.65%) Apache
8 3 (17.65%) ITIL
8 3 (17.65%) LAMP

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 3 (17.65%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.76%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
2 3 (17.65%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Integration Specialist
2 3 (17.65%) Junior
2 3 (17.65%) Junior Software Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Applications Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
3 2 (11.76%) Applications Support Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (11.76%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Data Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Data Conversion Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Implementation Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Integration Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (11.76%) Support Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) XML
2 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) HTML
2 4 (23.53%) SOAP
3 3 (17.65%) LAMP
3 3 (17.65%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (17.65%) Symfony
3 3 (17.65%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Unix
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Data Migration
1 7 (41.18%) Migration
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) DevOps
4 4 (23.53%) Data Conversion
4 4 (23.53%) Project Management
4 4 (23.53%) SOA
4 4 (23.53%) Workflow
5 3 (17.65%) BDD
5 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL
5 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
5 3 (17.65%) The Twelve-Factor App
6 2 (11.76%) Health Informatics
6 2 (11.76%) Informatics
7 1 (5.88%) IT Strategy
7 1 (5.88%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 7 (41.18%) Java
4 4 (23.53%) C
4 4 (23.53%) C++
4 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
5 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
5 3 (17.65%) BeanShell
5 3 (17.65%) PHP
6 2 (11.76%) C#
6 2 (11.76%) Python
6 2 (11.76%) Ruby
6 2 (11.76%) VB
7 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (94.12%) HL7
2 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Ansible
1 3 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) SaltStack
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Sun