The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GNU Compiler Collection (GCC)
Rank 206 209 221
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Permanent jobs citing GCC 17 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.28% 0.019% 0.054%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.61% 0.12% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 2
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.15%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +16.66%
Development Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1054 843 966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.19% 16.09% 17.46%
Number of salaries quoted 915 737 860
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,100 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £45,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
GCC
England

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 28 July 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
Gloucestershire +4 12 £37,500 +7.14%
Bristol - 5 £45,000 -
GCC
England

GCC
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) C++
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (54.55%) STL
2 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 12 (54.55%) IPv4
2 12 (54.55%) IPv6
2 12 (54.55%) Scrum
2 12 (54.55%) TDD
2 12 (54.55%) Python
2 12 (54.55%) Ruby
2 12 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (54.55%) Multithreading
2 12 (54.55%) SC Cleared
2 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 12 (54.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 12 (54.55%) Bash Shell
2 12 (54.55%) GDB
2 12 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (45.45%) Embedded Systems
3 10 (45.45%) IEC 61508
3 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 10 (45.45%) Embarcadero
3 10 (45.45%) Borland
3 10 (45.45%) Visual Studio
3 10 (45.45%) UML
4 4 (18.18%) C
5 3 (13.64%) CCTV
5 3 (13.64%) Java

GCC
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) IPv4
1 12 (54.55%) IPv6
2 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) GDB
2 10 (45.45%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Developer
1 12 (54.55%) C++ Developer
2 10 (45.45%) Software Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Technical Leader
4 4 (18.18%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) STL
1 12 (54.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (13.64%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Scrum
1 12 (54.55%) TDD
1 12 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
1 12 (54.55%) Multithreading
1 12 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 10 (45.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C++
2 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 12 (54.55%) Python
2 12 (54.55%) Ruby
2 12 (54.55%) Bash Shell
3 4 (18.18%) C
4 3 (13.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) SC Cleared
1 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (45.45%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Embarcadero
1 10 (45.45%) Borland