The table below looks at the statistics for GCC skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GCC over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GNU Compiler Collection (GCC)
Rank 244 221 212
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -9
Permanent jobs citing GCC 1 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.017% 0.20% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.091% 1.18% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 4
Average salary £47,500 £41,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
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 South West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1095 1021 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.74% 17.22% 14.96%
Number of salaries quoted 946 911 692
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,575 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

GCC
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

GCC Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

GCC
Salary Trend in the South West

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

GCC Salary Trend in the South West

GCC
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCC within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
Devon - 1 £47,500 -
GCC
England

GCC
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (50.00%) Green Hills
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (50.00%) GDB
2 1 (50.00%) Signal Processing
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) VC++
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) VxWorks

GCC
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) GDB
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Development Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Development Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) VxWorks
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Signal Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) VC++
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Green Hills