The table below looks at the statistics for GCC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GCC over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GNU Compiler Collection (GCC)
Rank 100 118 114
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -4
Permanent jobs citing GCC 9 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.62% 0.34% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.31% 1.68% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 7
Average salary £41,000 £66,250 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.11% +59.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £72,500 £42,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -28.57%
GCC
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
272 357 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.86% 20.08% 19.31%
Number of salaries quoted 215 292 300
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

GCC
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GCC across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

GCC Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

GCC
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GCC across the Cambridge region.

GCC Salary Trend in Cambridge

GCC
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GCC across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

GCC Salary Histogram in Cambridge

GCC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing GCC also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GCC.

1 17 (65.38%) Linux
2 15 (57.69%) C++
3 14 (53.85%) Software Engineering
4 11 (42.31%) Telecoms
5 10 (38.46%) Python
5 10 (38.46%) Bugzilla
6 9 (34.62%) Computer Science
6 9 (34.62%) Android
6 9 (34.62%) C
7 8 (30.77%) XML
7 8 (30.77%) MySQL
8 7 (26.92%) UML
8 7 (26.92%) Finance
8 7 (26.92%) LLVM
8 7 (26.92%) QEMU
8 7 (26.92%) OpenStack
8 7 (26.92%) KVM
8 7 (26.92%) Critical Success Factor
9 6 (23.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 6 (23.08%) Embedded Linux
9 6 (23.08%) Subversion
9 6 (23.08%) UNIX
9 6 (23.08%) STL
9 6 (23.08%) Java
10 5 (19.23%) Firmware
10 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
10 5 (19.23%) Open Source
11 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
11 4 (15.38%) Device Driver
11 4 (15.38%) JIRA

GCC
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing GCC also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GCC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (26.92%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Wireless
2 3 (11.54%) Internet
3 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.85%) ZigBee
4 1 (3.85%) Modbus
4 1 (3.85%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Bugzilla
2 7 (26.92%) LLVM
3 6 (23.08%) Subversion
4 4 (15.38%) JIRA
5 3 (11.54%) Eclipse
5 3 (11.54%) GDB
6 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
6 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
6 2 (7.69%) Gerrit
6 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (42.31%) Telecoms
2 7 (26.92%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Software Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Developer
3 6 (23.08%) C++ Developer
4 4 (15.38%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Open Source Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Linux Developer
6 2 (7.69%) C Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Software Release Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) XML
2 6 (23.08%) STL
2 6 (23.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (7.69%) JSON
3 2 (7.69%) Web Services
3 2 (7.69%) XSLT
4 1 (3.85%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Computer Science
2 4 (15.38%) Device Driver
2 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) Algorithms
4 2 (7.69%) Internet of Things
5 1 (3.85%) PMI
5 1 (3.85%) Smartphone
5 1 (3.85%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Linux
2 9 (34.62%) Android
3 6 (23.08%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (23.08%) UNIX
4 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Software Engineering
2 7 (26.92%) UML
2 7 (26.92%) Critical Success Factor
3 5 (19.23%) Open Source
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.54%) Android Development
5 2 (7.69%) Static Code Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) SDLC
5 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.69%) Release Management
5 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.85%) Scrum
6 1 (3.85%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) C++
2 10 (38.46%) Python
3 9 (34.62%) C
4 6 (23.08%) Java
5 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
6 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
7 3 (11.54%) Assembly Language
8 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
8 2 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) QEMU
1 7 (26.92%) KVM
2 5 (19.23%) Firmware
3 2 (7.69%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
1 1 (3.85%) Cobbler
1 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Wind River
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft