The table below looks at the statistics for GCC skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GCC over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GNU Compiler Collection (GCC)
Rank 808 756 837
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +81
Permanent jobs citing GCC 71 78 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.067% 0.079% 0.045%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.41% 0.52% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 65 66 47
Average salary £45,000 £62,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,750 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £67,500 £49,100
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-18.42% +18.75%
GCC
UK

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

Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17285 15004 16188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.19% 15.25% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14353 12852 14078
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

GCC
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

GCC Jobs Demand Trend in England

GCC
Salary Trend in England

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

GCC Salary Trend in England

GCC
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GCC across the England region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

GCC Salary Histogram in England

GCC
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCC within the England region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -57 24 £55,000 -15.38%
South East -2 23 £37,500 -21.05% 2
East of England -16 12 £60,000 +17.07% 5
South West - 11 £37,500 -
GCC
UK

GCC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 116 (94.31%) Linux
2 101 (82.11%) C++
3 75 (60.98%) GDB
4 60 (48.78%) STL
5 54 (43.90%) Multithreading
5 54 (43.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 46 (37.40%) JavaScript
6 46 (37.40%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (37.40%) TDD
7 45 (36.59%) Scrum
8 42 (34.15%) Software Engineering
9 41 (33.33%) Python
10 40 (32.52%) Bash Shell
11 36 (29.27%) Security Cleared
11 36 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
12 34 (27.64%) SC Cleared
12 34 (27.64%) Ruby
12 34 (27.64%) IPv4
12 34 (27.64%) IPv6
12 34 (27.64%) Performance Tuning
13 33 (26.83%) Embedded Systems
14 30 (24.39%) C
15 27 (21.95%) OO
15 27 (21.95%) Telecoms
15 27 (21.95%) Computer Science
16 25 (20.33%) Degree
16 25 (20.33%) Finance
17 24 (19.51%) UML
18 19 (15.45%) Visual Studio
19 18 (14.63%) Embedded Linux

GCC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 14 (11.38%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.81%) MediaWiki
2 1 (0.81%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.63%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.44%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.63%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (0.81%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 34 (27.64%) IPv4
1 34 (27.64%) IPv6
2 16 (13.01%) LTE
3 15 (12.20%) RANAP
3 15 (12.20%) GSM
3 15 (12.20%) PBX
3 15 (12.20%) UMTS
3 15 (12.20%) RTP
3 15 (12.20%) Asterisk PBX
4 8 (6.50%) TCP/IP
5 7 (5.69%) VoIP
6 2 (1.63%) SSH
7 1 (0.81%) 3G
7 1 (0.81%) DSL
7 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.81%) Wireless
7 1 (0.81%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.81%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.81%) VLAN
7 1 (0.81%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.13%) MySQL
2 9 (7.32%) Relational Database
2 9 (7.32%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.81%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.81%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 75 (60.98%) GDB
2 19 (15.45%) Visual Studio
3 17 (13.82%) Subversion
4 15 (12.20%) Trac
5 14 (11.38%) LLVM
6 5 (4.07%) Bugzilla
7 4 (3.25%) GoogleTest
8 3 (2.44%) SpecFlow
8 3 (2.44%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.44%) FitNesse
8 3 (2.44%) CppUnit
8 3 (2.44%) NUnit
9 2 (1.63%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.63%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.63%) Emacs
10 1 (0.81%) SCons
10 1 (0.81%) Ant
10 1 (0.81%) JUnit
10 1 (0.81%) Mercurial
General
1 27 (21.95%) Telecoms
2 25 (20.33%) Finance
3 3 (2.44%) Electronics
4 2 (1.63%) Billing
5 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.81%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 49 (39.84%) Developer
2 43 (34.96%) C++ Developer
3 37 (30.08%) Software Engineer
4 24 (19.51%) Linux Engineer
5 16 (13.01%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 10 (8.13%) Senior Software Engineer
6 10 (8.13%) C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (4.88%) Architect
7 6 (4.88%) Software Architect
7 6 (4.88%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 6 (4.88%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 6 (4.88%) Systems Architect
7 6 (4.88%) Embedded C Engineer
8 4 (3.25%) Technical Leader
8 4 (3.25%) Lead Software Engineer
8 4 (3.25%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (3.25%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (1.63%) Coordinator
10 1 (0.81%) Build Engineer
10 1 (0.81%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (48.78%) STL
2 54 (43.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 11 (8.94%) HTML
4 10 (8.13%) HTML5
5 9 (7.32%) FIX Protocol
5 9 (7.32%) MFC
6 4 (3.25%) CSS
7 2 (1.63%) Qt
7 2 (1.63%) QML
8 1 (0.81%) CGI
8 1 (0.81%) Flash
8 1 (0.81%) Web Services
8 1 (0.81%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 33 (26.83%) Embedded Systems
2 27 (21.95%) Computer Science
3 13 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (8.13%) Open Source
5 9 (7.32%) Fixed Income
5 9 (7.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (3.25%) Device Driver
6 4 (3.25%) Mathematics
6 4 (3.25%) Physics
6 4 (3.25%) Hedge funds
7 3 (2.44%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (2.44%) CCTV
7 3 (2.44%) Statistics
8 1 (0.81%) Semantic Web
8 1 (0.81%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.81%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 116 (94.31%) Linux
2 18 (14.63%) Embedded Linux
3 12 (9.76%) Windows
4 7 (5.69%) Android
5 4 (3.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (43.90%) Multithreading
2 46 (37.40%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (37.40%) TDD
3 45 (36.59%) Scrum
4 42 (34.15%) Software Engineering
5 36 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
6 34 (27.64%) Performance Tuning
7 27 (21.95%) OO
8 24 (19.51%) UML
9 17 (13.82%) OOD
10 12 (9.76%) Low Latency
11 9 (7.32%) Pair Programming
11 9 (7.32%) Kanban
12 6 (4.88%) Requirements Management
13 3 (2.44%) Agile Testing
13 3 (2.44%) ATDD
13 3 (2.44%) BDD
13 3 (2.44%) Android Development
13 3 (2.44%) Automated Testing
13 3 (2.44%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 101 (82.11%) C++
2 46 (37.40%) JavaScript
3 41 (33.33%) Python
4 40 (32.52%) Bash Shell
5 34 (27.64%) Ruby
6 30 (24.39%) C
7 9 (7.32%) Java
8 7 (5.69%) Embedded C
9 6 (4.88%) Perl
9 6 (4.88%) Embedded C++
10 3 (2.44%) VC++
11 2 (1.63%) AWK
11 2 (1.63%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.63%) sed
12 1 (0.81%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.81%) PHP
12 1 (0.81%) C#
Qualifications
1 36 (29.27%) Security Cleared
2 34 (27.64%) SC Cleared
3 25 (20.33%) Degree
4 2 (1.63%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.81%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.32%) QA
2 7 (5.69%) IEC 61508
3 2 (1.63%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (11.38%) KVM
1 14 (11.38%) QEMU
2 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (1.63%) zsh
Vendors
1 15 (12.20%) Cisco
2 10 (8.13%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.69%) Embarcadero
3 7 (5.69%) Borland
4 3 (2.44%) Wind River
5 2 (1.63%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.63%) IBM
6 1 (0.81%) Freescale
6 1 (0.81%) Google
6 1 (0.81%) Huawei
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