Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 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 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1149 1185 1192
Rank change year-on-year +36 +7 +102
Permanent jobs citing DICOM 20 16 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.009% 0.045%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.088% 0.074% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 85
UK median annual salary £38,750 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.13% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £67,250 £52,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £37,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.04% -17.22% +12.50%

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 22,822 21,661 26,032
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.50% 12.23% 13.20%
Number of salaries quoted 17,246 16,216 20,664
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% - +7.78%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,000 £26,750
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% - +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 2018.

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 19 August 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 +17 20 £38,750 -3.13% 12
UK excluding London +29 12 £35,000 -6.04% 7
South East +22 11 £35,000 -9.68% 3
London +38 7 £65,000 +18.18% 5
East Midlands - 1 £32,500 -
Midlands - 1 £32,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 14 (70.00%) Mathematics
2 12 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 11 (55.00%) OO
3 11 (55.00%) OOD
4 10 (50.00%) Degree
5 9 (45.00%) HL7
5 9 (45.00%) Configuration Management
6 8 (40.00%) Java
7 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (35.00%) SQL
7 7 (35.00%) HTML
7 7 (35.00%) XML
7 7 (35.00%) Project Management
7 7 (35.00%) Windows
7 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
7 7 (35.00%) Numerate Degree
8 6 (30.00%) Maven
8 6 (30.00%) SDLC
8 6 (30.00%) JSON
8 6 (30.00%) SOA
8 6 (30.00%) CSS
8 6 (30.00%) Ant
9 5 (25.00%) Multithreading
9 5 (25.00%) Image Processing
10 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
10 4 (20.00%) StyleCop
10 4 (20.00%) Git (software)

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 (15.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (15.00%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Ant
1 6 (30.00%) Maven
2 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (20.00%) MSBuild
2 4 (20.00%) NUnit
2 4 (20.00%) ReSharper
2 4 (20.00%) StyleCop
2 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.00%) Gradle
4 1 (5.00%) JUnit
4 1 (5.00%) Spock
General
1 2 (10.00%) Electronics
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (10.00%) Marketing
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Architect
4 3 (15.00%) DevOps Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Junior
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Presales Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) HTML
1 7 (35.00%) XML
2 6 (30.00%) CSS
2 6 (30.00%) JSON
3 4 (20.00%) .NET
3 4 (20.00%) LINQ
3 4 (20.00%) Task Parallel Library
3 4 (20.00%) WCF
3 4 (20.00%) WPF
4 3 (15.00%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (15.00%) PHP-FPM
4 3 (15.00%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (15.00%) ZeroMQ
5 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.00%) HTML5
5 1 (5.00%) JPA
5 1 (5.00%) React
5 1 (5.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (20.00%) 3D Graphics
2 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.00%) PACS
3 3 (15.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) NHS
4 1 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Mathematics
2 12 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 11 (55.00%) OO
3 11 (55.00%) OOD
4 9 (45.00%) Configuration Management
5 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (35.00%) Project Management
6 6 (30.00%) SDLC
6 6 (30.00%) SOA
7 5 (25.00%) Image Processing
7 5 (25.00%) Multithreading
8 4 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (20.00%) MVVM
8 4 (20.00%) OOP
8 4 (20.00%) QMS
8 4 (20.00%) Quality Management
8 4 (20.00%) SOLID
8 4 (20.00%) TDD
8 4 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (35.00%) SQL
3 4 (20.00%) C#
3 4 (20.00%) C++
3 4 (20.00%) VB
3 4 (20.00%) XAML
4 3 (15.00%) PHP
4 3 (15.00%) Python
4 3 (15.00%) Ruby
5 1 (5.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Degree
2 7 (35.00%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (15.00%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) HL7
2 3 (15.00%) HIPAA
2 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Ansible
1 3 (15.00%) Nagios
1 3 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (15.00%) Puppet
1 3 (15.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.00%) New Relic
2 2 (10.00%) SAP