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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GNU Compiler Collection (GCC)
Rank 796 821 842
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +21
Permanent jobs citing GCC 66 44 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.044% 0.029%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.40% 0.28% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 58 29 29
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,250 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
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
16529 15519 16484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.04% 15.44% 15.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14040 13030 14623
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 December 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 29 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +16 34 £65,000 - 2
South East -1 21 £37,500 -25.00% 1
East of England -18 11 £51,250 +2.50% 1
GCC
UK

GCC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

1 137 (95.80%) Linux
2 120 (83.92%) C++
3 95 (66.43%) Multithreading
4 92 (64.34%) STL
5 77 (53.85%) JavaScript
5 77 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
5 77 (53.85%) TDD
6 76 (53.15%) Scrum
7 67 (46.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 59 (41.26%) GDB
9 58 (40.56%) OO
10 57 (39.86%) Finance
11 45 (31.47%) Low Latency
12 44 (30.77%) Visual Studio
12 44 (30.77%) Windows
13 43 (30.07%) HTML
13 43 (30.07%) HTML5
14 42 (29.37%) MFC
14 42 (29.37%) MySQL
14 42 (29.37%) SQL Server
14 42 (29.37%) Microsoft
14 42 (29.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 41 (28.67%) Fixed Income
15 41 (28.67%) Kanban
15 41 (28.67%) Pair Programming
15 41 (28.67%) QA
15 41 (28.67%) FIX Protocol
15 41 (28.67%) Relational Database
16 39 (27.27%) Software Engineering
16 39 (27.27%) Bash Shell

GCC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 13 (9.09%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (11.89%) Towers Watson Igloo
Communications & Networking
1 32 (22.38%) IPv4
1 32 (22.38%) IPv6
2 16 (11.19%) LTE
3 15 (10.49%) Asterisk PBX
3 15 (10.49%) RANAP
3 15 (10.49%) GSM
3 15 (10.49%) PBX
3 15 (10.49%) UMTS
3 15 (10.49%) RTP
4 7 (4.90%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (2.80%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.10%) X.25
6 3 (2.10%) Frame Relay
7 1 (0.70%) SSH
7 1 (0.70%) VLAN
7 1 (0.70%) Wireless
7 1 (0.70%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.70%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.70%) 3G
7 1 (0.70%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (29.37%) MySQL
1 42 (29.37%) SQL Server
2 41 (28.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 59 (41.26%) GDB
2 44 (30.77%) Visual Studio
3 22 (15.38%) GoogleTest
4 20 (13.99%) Subversion
5 17 (11.89%) FitNesse
5 17 (11.89%) CppUnit
5 17 (11.89%) Cucumber
5 17 (11.89%) SpecFlow
5 17 (11.89%) NUnit
6 15 (10.49%) Trac
7 13 (9.09%) LLVM
8 6 (4.20%) Bugzilla
9 5 (3.50%) Git (software)
10 2 (1.40%) Clang
11 1 (0.70%) Emacs
11 1 (0.70%) Ant
11 1 (0.70%) Eclipse
General
1 57 (39.86%) Finance
2 28 (19.58%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.40%) Electronics
4 1 (0.70%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 81 (56.64%) Developer
2 72 (50.35%) C++ Developer
3 32 (22.38%) Software Engineer
4 24 (16.78%) Linux Engineer
5 17 (11.89%) Senior Software Engineer
6 12 (8.39%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 4 (2.80%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 4 (2.80%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 4 (2.80%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (2.80%) Software Developer
7 4 (2.80%) Embedded C Engineer
8 3 (2.10%) Architect
8 3 (2.10%) Software Architect
8 3 (2.10%) Systems Architect
9 1 (0.70%) Quantitative Developer
9 1 (0.70%) Senior C++ Developer
9 1 (0.70%) C++ Quantitative Developer
9 1 (0.70%) Senior Developer
9 1 (0.70%) Data Analyst
9 1 (0.70%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (64.34%) STL
2 67 (46.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 43 (30.07%) HTML5
3 43 (30.07%) HTML
4 42 (29.37%) MFC
5 41 (28.67%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (2.10%) CSS
7 2 (1.40%) Qt
7 2 (1.40%) QML
8 1 (0.70%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 42 (29.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 41 (28.67%) Fixed Income
3 21 (14.69%) Computer Science
4 18 (12.59%) Hedge funds
4 18 (12.59%) Embedded Systems
5 17 (11.89%) Inversion of Control
6 11 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (7.69%) Device Driver
7 10 (6.99%) Open Source
7 10 (6.99%) Algorithms
8 3 (2.10%) Statistics
8 3 (2.10%) Mathematics
8 3 (2.10%) Physics
9 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 137 (95.80%) Linux
2 44 (30.77%) Windows
3 24 (16.78%) Embedded Linux
4 11 (7.69%) Android
5 8 (5.59%) UNIX
6 3 (2.10%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (66.43%) Multithreading
2 77 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (53.85%) TDD
3 76 (53.15%) Scrum
4 58 (40.56%) OO
5 45 (31.47%) Low Latency
6 41 (28.67%) Pair Programming
6 41 (28.67%) Kanban
7 39 (27.27%) Software Engineering
8 35 (24.48%) Continuous Integration
9 32 (22.38%) Performance Tuning
10 19 (13.29%) UML
11 17 (11.89%) BDD
11 17 (11.89%) ATDD
11 17 (11.89%) Agile Testing
12 16 (11.19%) OOD
13 5 (3.50%) Android Development
14 3 (2.10%) Market Making
14 3 (2.10%) Requirements Management
15 2 (1.40%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 120 (83.92%) C++
2 77 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 39 (27.27%) Bash Shell
4 36 (25.17%) Python
5 33 (23.08%) Ruby
6 19 (13.29%) C
7 10 (6.99%) Java
8 7 (4.90%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.80%) Perl
9 4 (2.80%) Embedded C
9 4 (2.80%) Embedded C++
9 4 (2.80%) Assembly Language
10 3 (2.10%) VC++
11 1 (0.70%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.70%) AWK
11 1 (0.70%) R
11 1 (0.70%) sed
11 1 (0.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (24.48%) SC Cleared
1 35 (24.48%) Security Cleared
2 18 (12.59%) Degree
3 1 (0.70%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (28.67%) QA
System Software
1 13 (9.09%) QEMU
1 13 (9.09%) KVM
2 2 (1.40%) zsh
Vendors
1 42 (29.37%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.49%) Cisco
3 8 (5.59%) Wind River
4 3 (2.10%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.10%) Perforce
5 2 (1.40%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.70%) Freescale
Cambridge
OHO Group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Guildford
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Payment Express
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago