The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PACS in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PACS over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 227
Permanent jobs citing PACS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - - 0.018%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £44,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +12.35% -28.80%  

PACS is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1936 2237 1916
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 37.53% 36.35% 33.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1556 1604 1570
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

PACS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing PACS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for PACS in the West Midlands

PACS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PACS in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for PACS in the West Midlands