With JQ UI create a standard slider. Wherever found written how to change some of its parameters: size, min.size, the maximum ...
But never found a place as a standard for JQ UI slider to make your: put a picture. That is: change the slider.

HTML Code:
<!doctype html>
<html lang="en">
<meta charset="utf-8" />
<title>jQuery UI Slider - Default functionality</title>
<link rel="stylesheet" href="http://code.jquery.com/ui/1.10.3/themes/smoothness/jquery-ui.css" />
<script src="http://code.jquery.com/jquery-1.9.1.js"></script>
<script src="http://code.jquery.com/ui/1.10.3/jquery-ui.js"></script>
<link rel="stylesheet" href="/resources/demos/style.css" />
#slider-vertical{height: 600px; background-color: #0F3;}	
$(function() {
$( "#slider-vertical" ).slider({
orientation: "vertical",
range: "min",
min: 0,
max: 100,
value: 60,
slide: function( event, ui ) {
$( "#amount" ).val( ui.value );
<div id="slider-vertical"></div>