The table below looks at the statistics for GCC skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GCC over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GNU Compiler Collection (GCC)
Rank 925 944 962
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +18
Permanent jobs citing GCC 23 27 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.024% 0.031%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.12% 0.15% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 21 26 26
Average salary £75,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £85,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18714 18088 19318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.11% 16.35% 16.12%
Number of salaries quoted 16078 15157 15997
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GCC
Jobs Demand Trend

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

GCC Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GCC
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GCC within the UK.

GCC Salary Trend in the UK

GCC
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GCC over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 within the UK.

GCC Salary Histogram in the UK

GCC
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCC within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
England +5 23 £75,000 +66.66% 4
London +19 13 £90,000 +5.88%
South East +25 7 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Surrey +13 7 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Mayfair - 7 £100,000 -
Walton-on-Thames - 3 £47,500 - 1
Norfolk +17 2 £48,750 +8.33% 1
East of England +3 2 £48,750 +8.33% 1
City of London - 2 £82,500 -
Norwich +12 1 £40,000 -11.11% 1
South West +3 1 £42,500 -10.52%
Camberley - 1 £42,500 - 1
Diss - 1 £57,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £42,500 -

GCC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 46 (90.20%) Linux
2 34 (66.67%) C++
2 34 (66.67%) Degree
3 32 (62.75%) Software Engineering
4 31 (60.78%) Perl
4 31 (60.78%) Windows
5 28 (54.90%) STL
5 28 (54.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 23 (45.10%) SDLC
7 20 (39.22%) C
7 20 (39.22%) Python
8 19 (37.25%) OOP
8 19 (37.25%) MS Excel
8 19 (37.25%) Visual Studio
8 19 (37.25%) Clang
9 17 (33.33%) Cross-Platform Development
9 17 (33.33%) Git (software)
10 16 (31.37%) Bash Shell
10 16 (31.37%) TDD
10 16 (31.37%) Unix
10 16 (31.37%) SQL Server
10 16 (31.37%) SQL
10 16 (31.37%) Project Management
10 16 (31.37%) RDBMS
10 16 (31.37%) Relational Database
11 14 (27.45%) Oracle
11 14 (27.45%) C#
12 13 (25.49%) Subversion
12 13 (25.49%) Java
13 12 (23.53%) PHP

GCC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 4 (7.84%) Confluence
Applications
1 19 (37.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) Doxygen
3 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.53%) Fibre Channel
1 12 (23.53%) iSCSI
1 12 (23.53%) LDAP
1 12 (23.53%) Multicast
1 12 (23.53%) NetScaler
1 12 (23.53%) SAN
1 12 (23.53%) TCP/IP
1 12 (23.53%) tcpdump
1 12 (23.53%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.96%) ASN.1
2 1 (1.96%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (1.96%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (1.96%) GSM
2 1 (1.96%) LTE
2 1 (1.96%) PBX
2 1 (1.96%) RANAP
2 1 (1.96%) RTP
2 1 (1.96%) UMTS
2 1 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (31.37%) RDBMS
1 16 (31.37%) Relational Database
1 16 (31.37%) SQL Server
2 11 (21.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (37.25%) Clang
1 19 (37.25%) Visual Studio
2 17 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 13 (25.49%) Subversion
4 12 (23.53%) Ant
4 12 (23.53%) Jenkins
5 9 (17.65%) GDB
6 4 (7.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (7.84%) Bitbucket
6 4 (7.84%) CMake
6 4 (7.84%) JIRA
7 2 (3.92%) Emacs
8 1 (1.96%) Trac
General
1 9 (17.65%) Electronics
2 8 (15.69%) Finance
3 4 (7.84%) Aerospace
3 4 (7.84%) Automotive
3 4 (7.84%) Games
3 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) Developer
1 21 (41.18%) Software Developer
2 20 (39.22%) C++ Developer
2 20 (39.22%) C++ Software Developer
3 14 (27.45%) Perl Developer
4 11 (21.57%) Linux Engineer
4 11 (21.57%) Software Engineer
5 10 (19.61%) C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Linux Developer
8 2 (3.92%) C Developer
8 2 (3.92%) C/C++ Developer
8 2 (3.92%) C/C++ Software Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Embedded Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (54.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 28 (54.90%) STL
2 12 (23.53%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (7.84%) LLVM
4 3 (5.88%) XML
4 3 (5.88%) XML Schema
5 1 (1.96%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) HP StoreVirtual
2 8 (15.69%) Hedge funds
3 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.96%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 46 (90.20%) Linux
2 31 (60.78%) Windows
3 16 (31.37%) Unix
4 12 (23.53%) Oracle Linux
4 12 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (21.57%) CentOS
6 8 (15.69%) Windows Server
7 4 (7.84%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.96%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (1.96%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (62.75%) Software Engineering
2 23 (45.10%) SDLC
3 19 (37.25%) OOP
4 17 (33.33%) Cross-Platform Development
5 16 (31.37%) Project Management
5 16 (31.37%) TDD
6 12 (23.53%) Configuration Management
6 12 (23.53%) Electronic Trading
7 11 (21.57%) Service Delivery
8 8 (15.69%) Data Acquisition
9 5 (9.80%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (7.84%) DevOps
10 4 (7.84%) Migration
10 4 (7.84%) OO
10 4 (7.84%) UML
11 3 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (5.88%) Data Modelling
11 3 (5.88%) Static Code Analysis
11 3 (5.88%) Use Case
12 2 (3.92%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 34 (66.67%) C++
2 31 (60.78%) Perl
3 20 (39.22%) C
3 20 (39.22%) Python
4 16 (31.37%) Bash Shell
4 16 (31.37%) SQL
5 14 (27.45%) C#
6 13 (25.49%) Java
7 12 (23.53%) PHP
7 12 (23.53%) Ruby
8 3 (5.88%) R
9 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.96%) VC++
Qualifications
1 34 (66.67%) Degree
2 11 (21.57%) RHCE
3 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) CGEIT
4 1 (1.96%) CISA
4 1 (1.96%) CISSP
4 1 (1.96%) CRISC
4 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) ECSS
2 1 (1.96%) COBIT
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.96%) MISRA
2 1 (1.96%) Val IT
System Software
1 12 (23.53%) Active Directory
1 12 (23.53%) NFS
1 12 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
1 12 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.92%) Cygwin
3 1 (1.96%) iptables
Systems Management
1 12 (23.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (27.45%) Oracle
2 12 (23.53%) 3PAR
2 12 (23.53%) Citrix
2 12 (23.53%) HP
2 12 (23.53%) NetApp
2 12 (23.53%) Red Hat
2 12 (23.53%) Splunk
2 12 (23.53%) VMware
3 4 (7.84%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco
4 1 (1.96%) Green Hills
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