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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GNU Compiler Collection (GCC)
Rank 842 781 850
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +69
Permanent jobs citing GCC 65 88 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.081% 0.046%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.34% 0.54% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 59 65 47
Average salary £40,000 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.43% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,700 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £47,200
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
19019 16311 16915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.27% 15.00% 14.35%
Number of salaries quoted 15997 13882 14647
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £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 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 29 July 2014 within the UK.

GCC Salary Histogram in the UK

GCC
Top 17 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 29 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 -72 60 £42,000 -26.95% 6
South West +5 17 £37,500 +7.14%
South East -11 17 £37,500 -34.78% 1
London -50 17 £52,500 -19.23% 1
Surrey -20 16 £37,500 -34.78% 1
Gloucestershire +5 12 £37,500 +7.14%
Cambridgeshire +1 8 £60,000 +41.17% 3
Cambridge -2 8 £60,000 +41.17% 3
East of England -8 8 £60,000 +39.53% 4
City of London -24 7 £45,000 -30.76% 1
Scotland - 5 £37,500 -
Bristol - 5 £45,000 -
Guildford -12 4 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Edinburgh - 4 £37,500 -
Greenford - 1 £23,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £42,000 -
Southampton - 1 £42,000 -

GCC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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 96 (95.05%) Linux
2 82 (81.19%) C++
3 66 (65.35%) GDB
4 43 (42.57%) Software Engineering
5 40 (39.60%) STL
5 40 (39.60%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 39 (38.61%) Python
7 33 (32.67%) Multithreading
8 32 (31.68%) Bash Shell
9 27 (26.73%) Security Cleared
9 27 (26.73%) C
10 26 (25.74%) JavaScript
10 26 (25.74%) TDD
11 25 (24.75%) SC Cleared
11 25 (24.75%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (24.75%) Scrum
11 25 (24.75%) Embedded Systems
12 24 (23.76%) Performance Tuning
12 24 (23.76%) IPv4
12 24 (23.76%) IPv6
12 24 (23.76%) Ruby
13 21 (20.79%) Degree
14 20 (19.80%) Telecoms
15 18 (17.82%) UML
15 18 (17.82%) OO
15 18 (17.82%) Open Source
16 17 (16.83%) OOD
16 17 (16.83%) Subversion
16 17 (16.83%) Computer Science
17 15 (14.85%) RANAP

GCC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 7 (6.93%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.99%) Apache
2 1 (0.99%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 3 (2.97%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.98%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.99%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (0.99%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 24 (23.76%) IPv4
1 24 (23.76%) IPv6
2 15 (14.85%) RTP
2 15 (14.85%) GSM
2 15 (14.85%) PBX
2 15 (14.85%) UMTS
2 15 (14.85%) RANAP
2 15 (14.85%) LTE
2 15 (14.85%) Asterisk PBX
3 14 (13.86%) VoIP
4 10 (9.90%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.98%) Wireless
5 2 (1.98%) SSH
6 1 (0.99%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.99%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.99%) DECT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.99%) MySQL
1 1 (0.99%) Data Mining
1 1 (0.99%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 66 (65.35%) GDB
2 17 (16.83%) Subversion
3 15 (14.85%) Trac
4 12 (11.88%) Visual Studio
5 11 (10.89%) LLVM
6 2 (1.98%) Bugzilla
6 2 (1.98%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.98%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.98%) Emacs
7 1 (0.99%) SCons
7 1 (0.99%) GoogleTest
7 1 (0.99%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.99%) Ant
7 1 (0.99%) JUnit
7 1 (0.99%) Mercurial
General
1 20 (19.80%) Telecoms
2 13 (12.87%) Finance
3 2 (1.98%) Billing
4 1 (0.99%) Electronics
4 1 (0.99%) Automotive
4 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (32.67%) Software Engineer
2 31 (30.69%) Developer
3 28 (27.72%) C++ Developer
4 20 (19.80%) Linux Engineer
5 19 (18.81%) C++ Software Engineer
6 11 (10.89%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) Embedded C Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) Build Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) Junior
9 4 (3.96%) Architect
9 4 (3.96%) Software Architect
9 4 (3.96%) Systems Architect
9 4 (3.96%) Technical Engineer
9 4 (3.96%) Technical Leader
9 4 (3.96%) Lead Software Engineer
10 2 (1.98%) Software Manager
10 2 (1.98%) Software Engineering Manager
10 2 (1.98%) Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (39.60%) STL
1 40 (39.60%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (1.98%) CSS
3 1 (0.99%) HTML
3 1 (0.99%) QML
3 1 (0.99%) Web Services
3 1 (0.99%) Flash
3 1 (0.99%) CGI
3 1 (0.99%) Mason
3 1 (0.99%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 25 (24.75%) Embedded Systems
2 18 (17.82%) Open Source
3 17 (16.83%) Computer Science
4 8 (7.92%) Mathematics
4 8 (7.92%) Physics
5 7 (6.93%) Statistics
6 3 (2.97%) CCTV
6 3 (2.97%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.99%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.99%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.99%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.99%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 96 (95.05%) Linux
2 11 (10.89%) Embedded Linux
3 8 (7.92%) UNIX
4 7 (6.93%) Android
5 2 (1.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (42.57%) Software Engineering
2 33 (32.67%) Multithreading
3 26 (25.74%) TDD
4 25 (24.75%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (24.75%) Scrum
5 24 (23.76%) Performance Tuning
6 18 (17.82%) UML
6 18 (17.82%) OO
7 17 (16.83%) OOD
8 7 (6.93%) Low Latency
8 7 (6.93%) Electronic Trading
9 6 (5.94%) Investment Management
10 4 (3.96%) Parallel Programming
10 4 (3.96%) Requirements Management
11 2 (1.98%) Problem Management
11 2 (1.98%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (1.98%) Automated Testing
11 2 (1.98%) Incident Management
11 2 (1.98%) Service Delivery
11 2 (1.98%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (81.19%) C++
2 39 (38.61%) Python
3 32 (31.68%) Bash Shell
4 27 (26.73%) C
5 26 (25.74%) JavaScript
6 24 (23.76%) Ruby
7 7 (6.93%) Java
7 7 (6.93%) Embedded C
8 6 (5.94%) Embedded C++
9 4 (3.96%) Perl
10 2 (1.98%) AWK
10 2 (1.98%) sed
10 2 (1.98%) Assembly Language
10 2 (1.98%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.99%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.99%) C#
Qualifications
1 27 (26.73%) Security Cleared
2 25 (24.75%) SC Cleared
3 21 (20.79%) Degree
4 2 (1.98%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.99%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.90%) IEC 61508
2 2 (1.98%) SLA
3 1 (0.99%) JTAG
System Software
1 7 (6.93%) QEMU
1 7 (6.93%) KVM
2 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.99%) zsh
Vendors
1 15 (14.85%) Cisco
2 10 (9.90%) Embarcadero
2 10 (9.90%) Borland
3 2 (1.98%) IBM
3 2 (1.98%) Wind River
4 1 (0.99%) Altera
4 1 (0.99%) Actel
4 1 (0.99%) Freescale
4 1 (0.99%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.99%) Perforce
4 1 (0.99%) Cadence
4 1 (0.99%) Google
4 1 (0.99%) Huawei
4 1 (0.99%) Xilinx
4 1 (0.99%) Atlassian
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55k - 65k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £55k - 65k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Norfolk
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k
Posted: 6 days ago