The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GNU Compiler Collection (GCC)
Rank 838 784 821
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +37
Permanent jobs citing GCC 58 85 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.078% 0.051%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.31% 0.52% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 52 63 52
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,300 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £67,500 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +16.66%
Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18914 16224 16670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.21% 14.87% 14.20%
Number of salaries quoted 15991 13906 14496
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%

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 11 July 2014 within the UK.

GCC Salary Histogram in the UK

GCC
Top 15 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 11 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
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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 -47 54 £45,000 -21.73% 7
South West +5 16 £37,500 +7.14%
London -57 16 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Surrey -8 15 £37,500 -34.78%
South East -22 15 £37,500 -34.78%
Gloucestershire +11 10 £37,500 +7.14%
Cambridgeshire -7 6 £66,250 +59.63% 5
Cambridge -10 6 £66,250 +59.63% 4
East of England -11 6 £66,250 +57.73% 5
Bristol - 6 £45,000 -
Guildford -15 5 £50,000 -14.89%
City of London -18 5 £45,000 -30.76% 2
Scotland - 4 £37,500 -
Edinburgh - 3 £37,500 -
Greenford - 2 £23,000 -

GCC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 97 (94.17%) Linux
2 85 (82.52%) C++
3 68 (66.02%) GDB
4 49 (47.57%) Software Engineering
5 40 (38.83%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 40 (38.83%) STL
5 40 (38.83%) Python
6 29 (28.16%) Multithreading
7 27 (26.21%) Bash Shell
7 27 (26.21%) C
8 25 (24.27%) OO
9 24 (23.30%) OOD
9 24 (23.30%) Telecoms
9 24 (23.30%) Security Cleared
9 24 (23.30%) Embedded Systems
10 22 (21.36%) Subversion
10 22 (21.36%) SC Cleared
11 21 (20.39%) TDD
11 21 (20.39%) JavaScript
12 20 (19.42%) GSM
12 20 (19.42%) PBX
12 20 (19.42%) UMTS
12 20 (19.42%) VoIP
12 20 (19.42%) Cisco
12 20 (19.42%) Scrum
12 20 (19.42%) IPv4
12 20 (19.42%) IPv6
12 20 (19.42%) RTP
12 20 (19.42%) Ruby
12 20 (19.42%) RANAP

GCC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 6 (5.83%) OpenStack
2 3 (2.91%) Apache
3 1 (0.97%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 3 (2.91%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.94%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.97%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (0.97%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 20 (19.42%) GSM
1 20 (19.42%) PBX
1 20 (19.42%) UMTS
1 20 (19.42%) VoIP
1 20 (19.42%) IPv4
1 20 (19.42%) IPv6
1 20 (19.42%) RTP
1 20 (19.42%) RANAP
1 20 (19.42%) LTE
1 20 (19.42%) Asterisk PBX
2 11 (10.68%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.88%) SSH
4 2 (1.94%) Wireless
5 1 (0.97%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.97%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.97%) DECT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.91%) MySQL
2 1 (0.97%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.97%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 68 (66.02%) GDB
2 22 (21.36%) Subversion
3 20 (19.42%) Trac
4 12 (11.65%) Visual Studio
5 9 (8.74%) LLVM
6 4 (3.88%) Emacs
7 2 (1.94%) Bugzilla
7 2 (1.94%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.94%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.97%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.97%) Ant
8 1 (0.97%) JUnit
8 1 (0.97%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.97%) SCons
8 1 (0.97%) GoogleTest
General
1 24 (23.30%) Telecoms
2 12 (11.65%) Finance
3 2 (1.94%) Billing
4 1 (0.97%) Electronics
4 1 (0.97%) Automotive
4 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (33.98%) Software Engineer
2 29 (28.16%) Developer
3 24 (23.30%) C++ Developer
3 24 (23.30%) C++ Software Engineer
4 18 (17.48%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (8.74%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 9 (8.74%) Junior
6 7 (6.80%) Build Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) Software Manager
7 5 (4.85%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) Embedded C Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) Engineering Manager
7 5 (4.85%) Software Engineering Manager
8 4 (3.88%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) Technical Leader
8 4 (3.88%) Lead Software Engineer
9 3 (2.91%) Data Analyst
9 3 (2.91%) Systems Architect
9 3 (2.91%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (38.83%) STL
1 40 (38.83%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (2.91%) CGI
2 3 (2.91%) Mason
2 3 (2.91%) HTML
2 3 (2.91%) CSS
3 1 (0.97%) Web Services
3 1 (0.97%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 24 (23.30%) Embedded Systems
2 19 (18.45%) Open Source
3 14 (13.59%) Computer Science
4 9 (8.74%) Mathematics
4 9 (8.74%) Physics
5 8 (7.77%) Statistics
6 3 (2.91%) CCTV
7 2 (1.94%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.97%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.97%) Semantic Web
8 1 (0.97%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.97%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 97 (94.17%) Linux
2 10 (9.71%) UNIX
3 9 (8.74%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (3.88%) Android
5 1 (0.97%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (47.57%) Software Engineering
2 29 (28.16%) Multithreading
3 25 (24.27%) OO
4 24 (23.30%) OOD
5 21 (20.39%) TDD
6 20 (19.42%) Scrum
6 20 (19.42%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (19.42%) Performance Tuning
7 19 (18.45%) UML
8 10 (9.71%) Investment Management
9 9 (8.74%) Low Latency
10 8 (7.77%) Electronic Trading
11 3 (2.91%) Requirements Management
11 3 (2.91%) Parallel Programming
12 2 (1.94%) Capacity Management
12 2 (1.94%) Cyber Security
12 2 (1.94%) Problem Management
12 2 (1.94%) Incident Management
12 2 (1.94%) Service Delivery
12 2 (1.94%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (82.52%) C++
2 40 (38.83%) Python
3 27 (26.21%) C
3 27 (26.21%) Bash Shell
4 21 (20.39%) JavaScript
5 20 (19.42%) Ruby
6 7 (6.80%) Java
7 6 (5.83%) Embedded C
8 5 (4.85%) Embedded C++
8 5 (4.85%) Perl
9 4 (3.88%) Shell Script
9 4 (3.88%) AWK
9 4 (3.88%) sed
10 3 (2.91%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.97%) C#
11 1 (0.97%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 24 (23.30%) Security Cleared
2 22 (21.36%) SC Cleared
3 19 (18.45%) Degree
4 2 (1.94%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.97%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.68%) IEC 61508
2 2 (1.94%) SLA
3 1 (0.97%) JTAG
System Software
1 6 (5.83%) QEMU
1 6 (5.83%) KVM
2 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 20 (19.42%) Cisco
2 11 (10.68%) Embarcadero
2 11 (10.68%) Borland
3 2 (1.94%) Perforce
3 2 (1.94%) IBM
4 1 (0.97%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.97%) Cadence
4 1 (0.97%) Google
4 1 (0.97%) Huawei
4 1 (0.97%) Xilinx
4 1 (0.97%) Altera
4 1 (0.97%) Actel
4 1 (0.97%) Freescale
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