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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GNU Compiler Collection (GCC)
Rank 95 121 125
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +4
Permanent jobs citing GCC 15 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.01% 0.055% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.98% 0.35% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 4
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
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
301 282 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.27% 15.64% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 261 252 266
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,075 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 20 April 2015.

GCC Salary Histogram in Cambridge

GCC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 15 (68.18%) Linux
2 12 (54.55%) Telecoms
2 12 (54.55%) C++
2 12 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 10 (45.45%) Computer Science
3 10 (45.45%) Bugzilla
4 8 (36.36%) Finance
4 8 (36.36%) MySQL
4 8 (36.36%) XML
4 8 (36.36%) UML
4 8 (36.36%) Python
4 8 (36.36%) LLVM
4 8 (36.36%) QEMU
4 8 (36.36%) OpenStack
4 8 (36.36%) KVM
4 8 (36.36%) Critical Success Factor
5 7 (31.82%) Android
6 6 (27.27%) UNIX
6 6 (27.27%) C
6 6 (27.27%) STL
6 6 (27.27%) Java
6 6 (27.27%) Subversion
6 6 (27.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 5 (22.73%) Open Source
8 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (18.18%) Wireless
8 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
8 4 (18.18%) JIRA
9 3 (13.64%) Firmware
9 3 (13.64%) Embedded Linux

GCC
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 8 (36.36%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Wireless
2 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Bugzilla
2 8 (36.36%) LLVM
3 6 (27.27%) Subversion
4 4 (18.18%) JIRA
5 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
5 2 (9.09%) Gerrit
5 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
5 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
6 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
6 1 (4.55%) GDB
General
1 12 (54.55%) Telecoms
2 8 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Software Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Developer
3 6 (27.27%) C++ Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) XML
2 6 (27.27%) STL
2 6 (27.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (9.09%) Web Services
3 2 (9.09%) XSLT
3 2 (9.09%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 5 (22.73%) Open Source
3 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (13.64%) Algorithms
5 2 (9.09%) Device Driver
6 1 (4.55%) Smartphone
6 1 (4.55%) Internet of Things
6 1 (4.55%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) Android
3 6 (27.27%) UNIX
4 3 (13.64%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 8 (36.36%) UML
2 8 (36.36%) Critical Success Factor
3 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.09%) Static Code Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) Release Management
3 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 1 (4.55%) Signal Processing
4 1 (4.55%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) C++
2 8 (36.36%) Python
3 6 (27.27%) Java
3 6 (27.27%) C
4 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
5 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
6 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.55%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) QEMU
1 8 (36.36%) KVM
2 3 (13.64%) Firmware
3 2 (9.09%) iptables
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Wind River