The table below looks at the statistics for GCC skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GCC over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GNU Compiler Collection (GCC)
Rank 577 616 618
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +2
Permanent jobs citing GCC 35 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.079% 0.044% 0.015%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.49% 0.27% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 34 9 6
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +40.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -
GCC
England

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

Development Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7134 7317 7470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.11% 16.12% 15.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5958 6061 6534
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,400 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

GCC
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

GCC Jobs Demand Trend in London

GCC
Salary Trend in London

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

GCC Salary Trend in London

GCC
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GCC across the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

GCC Salary Histogram in London

GCC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 59 (100.00%) C++
2 58 (98.31%) Linux
3 43 (72.88%) Low Latency
4 42 (71.19%) Multithreading
4 42 (71.19%) Finance
5 41 (69.49%) OO
6 40 (67.80%) Microsoft
6 40 (67.80%) MySQL
6 40 (67.80%) SQL Server
6 40 (67.80%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (67.80%) TDD
6 40 (67.80%) Windows
6 40 (67.80%) JavaScript
6 40 (67.80%) HTML
6 40 (67.80%) MFC
6 40 (67.80%) STL
6 40 (67.80%) HTML5
6 40 (67.80%) Visual Studio
6 40 (67.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 39 (66.10%) Fixed Income
7 39 (66.10%) QA
7 39 (66.10%) FIX Protocol
7 39 (66.10%) Pair Programming
7 39 (66.10%) Kanban
7 39 (66.10%) Relational Database
7 39 (66.10%) Scrum
8 20 (33.90%) GoogleTest
9 17 (28.81%) Hedge funds
10 16 (27.12%) Inversion of Control
10 16 (27.12%) SpecFlow

GCC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (27.12%) Towers Watson Igloo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (67.80%) MySQL
1 40 (67.80%) SQL Server
2 39 (66.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 40 (67.80%) Visual Studio
2 20 (33.90%) GoogleTest
3 16 (27.12%) SpecFlow
3 16 (27.12%) NUnit
3 16 (27.12%) FitNesse
3 16 (27.12%) CppUnit
3 16 (27.12%) Cucumber
4 11 (18.64%) GDB
5 1 (1.69%) Emacs
General
1 42 (71.19%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 42 (71.19%) Developer
2 38 (64.41%) C++ Developer
3 15 (25.42%) Linux Engineer
4 13 (22.03%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Embedded C Engineer
6 1 (1.69%) Quantitative Developer
6 1 (1.69%) Senior C++ Developer
6 1 (1.69%) C++ Quantitative Developer
6 1 (1.69%) Analyst
6 1 (1.69%) Senior Developer
6 1 (1.69%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (67.80%) HTML
1 40 (67.80%) MFC
1 40 (67.80%) STL
1 40 (67.80%) HTML5
2 39 (66.10%) FIX Protocol
3 16 (27.12%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 40 (67.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 39 (66.10%) Fixed Income
3 17 (28.81%) Hedge funds
4 16 (27.12%) Inversion of Control
5 15 (25.42%) Embedded Systems
6 10 (16.95%) Algorithms
7 9 (15.25%) Computer Science
8 3 (5.08%) Statistics
8 3 (5.08%) Mathematics
8 3 (5.08%) Physics
9 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (3.39%) Open Source
10 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 58 (98.31%) Linux
2 40 (67.80%) Windows
3 11 (18.64%) Embedded Linux
4 7 (11.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (72.88%) Low Latency
2 42 (71.19%) Multithreading
3 41 (69.49%) OO
4 40 (67.80%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (67.80%) TDD
5 39 (66.10%) Pair Programming
5 39 (66.10%) Kanban
5 39 (66.10%) Scrum
6 16 (27.12%) BDD
6 16 (27.12%) ATDD
6 16 (27.12%) Agile Testing
7 3 (5.08%) Market Making
7 3 (5.08%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.39%) Electronic Trading
9 1 (1.69%) Investment Management
9 1 (1.69%) OOD
9 1 (1.69%) Pattern Recognition
9 1 (1.69%) Signal Processing
9 1 (1.69%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) C++
2 40 (67.80%) JavaScript
3 9 (15.25%) C
4 4 (6.78%) Embedded C
4 4 (6.78%) Embedded C++
5 3 (5.08%) Python
6 2 (3.39%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.69%) R
7 1 (1.69%) sed
7 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.69%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.69%) AWK
7 1 (1.69%) Perl
7 1 (1.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (66.10%) QA
Vendors
1 40 (67.80%) Microsoft
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Payment Express
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago