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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GNU Compiler Collection (GCC)
Rank 827 732 835
Rank change year-on-year
-95 +103
Permanent jobs citing GCC 55 98 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.097% 0.045%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.32% 0.63% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 52 82 45
Average salary £41,000 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.66% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £43,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +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
17372 15468 16478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.23% 15.29% 14.76%
Number of salaries quoted 14475 13276 14343
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 27 August 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 27 August 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
South East -28 20 £37,500 -30.23% 1
London -55 13 £55,000 -15.38% 3
South West +4 12 £37,500 +7.14% 1
East of England -14 9 £60,000 +39.53%
GCC
UK

GCC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 104 (95.41%) Linux
2 88 (80.73%) C++
3 73 (66.97%) GDB
4 51 (46.79%) STL
5 48 (44.04%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 45 (41.28%) Multithreading
7 42 (38.53%) Python
8 40 (36.70%) Software Engineering
9 38 (34.86%) Bash Shell
10 37 (33.94%) TDD
10 37 (33.94%) JavaScript
11 36 (33.03%) Scrum
12 33 (30.28%) Security Cleared
12 33 (30.28%) Continuous Integration
13 31 (28.44%) Performance Tuning
13 31 (28.44%) SC Cleared
13 31 (28.44%) Ruby
13 31 (28.44%) IPv4
13 31 (28.44%) IPv6
14 26 (23.85%) Embedded Systems
15 25 (22.94%) Telecoms
15 25 (22.94%) C
16 23 (21.10%) Degree
16 23 (21.10%) Computer Science
17 21 (19.27%) UML
17 21 (19.27%) OO
18 19 (17.43%) Finance
19 17 (15.60%) OOD
19 17 (15.60%) Subversion
20 15 (13.76%) RANAP

GCC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 12 (11.01%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.92%) Apache
2 1 (0.92%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 3 (2.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.83%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (0.92%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 31 (28.44%) IPv4
1 31 (28.44%) IPv6
2 15 (13.76%) RTP
2 15 (13.76%) GSM
2 15 (13.76%) PBX
2 15 (13.76%) UMTS
2 15 (13.76%) RANAP
2 15 (13.76%) LTE
2 15 (13.76%) Asterisk PBX
3 9 (8.26%) VoIP
4 8 (7.34%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.83%) SSH
6 1 (0.92%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.92%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.92%) Wireless
6 1 (0.92%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.67%) MySQL
2 3 (2.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.75%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.92%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.92%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 73 (66.97%) GDB
2 17 (15.60%) Subversion
3 15 (13.76%) Trac
4 14 (12.84%) Visual Studio
5 12 (11.01%) LLVM
6 4 (3.67%) Bugzilla
7 2 (1.83%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.83%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.83%) Emacs
8 1 (0.92%) SCons
8 1 (0.92%) GoogleTest
8 1 (0.92%) Ant
8 1 (0.92%) JUnit
8 1 (0.92%) Mercurial
General
1 25 (22.94%) Telecoms
2 19 (17.43%) Finance
3 2 (1.83%) Electronics
3 2 (1.83%) Billing
4 1 (0.92%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 41 (37.61%) Developer
2 38 (34.86%) C++ Developer
3 33 (30.28%) Software Engineer
4 20 (18.35%) Linux Engineer
5 13 (11.93%) C++ Software Engineer
6 12 (11.01%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 6 (5.50%) Systems Architect
7 6 (5.50%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (5.50%) Architect
7 6 (5.50%) Software Architect
8 5 (4.59%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 5 (4.59%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 5 (4.59%) Embedded C Engineer
9 4 (3.67%) Technical Engineer
9 4 (3.67%) Technical Leader
9 4 (3.67%) Lead Software Engineer
10 3 (2.75%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (2.75%) Junior
10 3 (2.75%) Build Engineer
11 2 (1.83%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (46.79%) STL
2 48 (44.04%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (3.67%) HTML
4 3 (2.75%) MFC
4 3 (2.75%) CSS
4 3 (2.75%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (2.75%) HTML5
5 2 (1.83%) QML
5 2 (1.83%) Qt
6 1 (0.92%) Mason
6 1 (0.92%) Web Services
6 1 (0.92%) Flash
6 1 (0.92%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 26 (23.85%) Embedded Systems
2 23 (21.10%) Computer Science
3 13 (11.93%) Open Source
4 6 (5.50%) Mathematics
4 6 (5.50%) Physics
5 5 (4.59%) Statistics
6 3 (2.75%) CCTV
6 3 (2.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (2.75%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.83%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.92%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.92%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.92%) Semantic Web
8 1 (0.92%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 104 (95.41%) Linux
2 13 (11.93%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (5.50%) UNIX
3 6 (5.50%) Windows
4 5 (4.59%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (41.28%) Multithreading
2 40 (36.70%) Software Engineering
3 37 (33.94%) TDD
4 36 (33.03%) Scrum
5 33 (30.28%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (28.44%) Performance Tuning
7 21 (19.27%) UML
7 21 (19.27%) OO
8 17 (15.60%) OOD
9 8 (7.34%) Low Latency
10 6 (5.50%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (5.50%) Requirements Management
11 5 (4.59%) Electronic Trading
12 4 (3.67%) Investment Management
13 3 (2.75%) Kanban
13 3 (2.75%) Pair Programming
13 3 (2.75%) Automated Testing
14 2 (1.83%) Incident Management
14 2 (1.83%) Problem Management
14 2 (1.83%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 88 (80.73%) C++
2 42 (38.53%) Python
3 38 (34.86%) Bash Shell
4 37 (33.94%) JavaScript
5 31 (28.44%) Ruby
6 25 (22.94%) C
7 9 (8.26%) Java
8 6 (5.50%) Embedded C
9 5 (4.59%) Embedded C++
9 5 (4.59%) Perl
10 2 (1.83%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.83%) AWK
10 2 (1.83%) sed
11 1 (0.92%) VC++
11 1 (0.92%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.92%) C#
Qualifications
1 33 (30.28%) Security Cleared
2 31 (28.44%) SC Cleared
3 23 (21.10%) Degree
4 2 (1.83%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.92%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.34%) IEC 61508
2 3 (2.75%) QA
3 2 (1.83%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (11.01%) QEMU
1 12 (11.01%) KVM
2 2 (1.83%) zsh
2 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 15 (13.76%) Cisco
2 8 (7.34%) Embarcadero
2 8 (7.34%) Borland
3 4 (3.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.83%) IBM
4 2 (1.83%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.83%) Wind River
5 1 (0.92%) Freescale
5 1 (0.92%) Google
5 1 (0.92%) Huawei
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