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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GNU Compiler Collection (GCC)
Rank 847 854 840
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs citing GCC 43 51 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.045% 0.037%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.25% 0.28% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 40 34 34
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £38,250 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £63,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year
- -6.97%

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
17503 18327 16105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.18% 16.24% 14.90%
Number of salaries quoted 14701 15006 13726
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 March 2015 within the UK.

GCC Salary Histogram in the UK

GCC
Top 22 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 March 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
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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 +3 40 £60,000 +20.00% 14
East of England - 20 £52,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 19 £52,500 -
Cambridge - 17 £52,500 -
London +1 12 £85,000 +41.66% 1
South East -16 7 £41,250 -17.50% 10
Guildford -1 6 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Surrey -13 6 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Scotland - 3 £50,000 -
Edinburgh - 3 £50,000 -
South West -23 1 - - 2
West Sussex - 1 £42,500 -
Cheltenham - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £62,500 -
Norfolk - 1 £45,000 - 1
Horsham - 1 £42,500 -
Huntingdon - 1 £62,500 -
Letchworth - 1 £62,500 -
Norwich - 1 £45,000 - 1
Peterborough - 1 £62,500 -
St Neots - 1 £62,500 -

GCC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 (86.61%) Linux
2 94 (83.93%) C++
3 71 (63.39%) STL
4 68 (60.71%) Multithreading
5 59 (52.68%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (52.68%) JavaScript
6 55 (49.11%) TDD
7 54 (48.21%) Scrum
8 53 (47.32%) MySQL
9 52 (46.43%) Windows
9 52 (46.43%) OO
9 52 (46.43%) Finance
10 47 (41.96%) Microsoft
10 47 (41.96%) Visual Studio
11 45 (40.18%) HTML
12 44 (39.29%) QA
12 44 (39.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 44 (39.29%) Low Latency
12 44 (39.29%) Relational Database
13 43 (38.39%) HTML5
13 43 (38.39%) MFC
13 43 (38.39%) SQL Server
13 43 (38.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 42 (37.50%) Kanban
14 42 (37.50%) FIX Protocol
14 42 (37.50%) Fixed Income
14 42 (37.50%) Pair Programming
15 35 (31.25%) Software Engineering
16 30 (26.79%) GoogleTest
17 28 (25.00%) UNIX

GCC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 9 (8.04%) OpenStack
2 2 (1.79%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (0.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (14.29%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.79%) PaaS
3 1 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.93%) IPv4
1 10 (8.93%) IPv6
2 8 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 8 (7.14%) GSM
2 8 (7.14%) PBX
2 8 (7.14%) UMTS
2 8 (7.14%) RTP
2 8 (7.14%) RANAP
2 8 (7.14%) LTE
2 8 (7.14%) Asterisk PBX
3 6 (5.36%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (4.46%) Internet
5 4 (3.57%) Wireless
6 3 (2.68%) Frame Relay
6 3 (2.68%) X.25
7 2 (1.79%) SSL
7 2 (1.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (47.32%) MySQL
2 44 (39.29%) Relational Database
3 43 (38.39%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.79%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 47 (41.96%) Visual Studio
2 30 (26.79%) GoogleTest
3 25 (22.32%) GDB
4 19 (16.96%) Subversion
5 16 (14.29%) FitNesse
5 16 (14.29%) CppUnit
5 16 (14.29%) NUnit
5 16 (14.29%) SpecFlow
5 16 (14.29%) Cucumber
6 13 (11.61%) Bugzilla
7 9 (8.04%) LLVM
8 8 (7.14%) Trac
9 6 (5.36%) JIRA
10 5 (4.46%) Git (software)
10 5 (4.46%) Clang
11 2 (1.79%) Automake
11 2 (1.79%) Jenkins
11 2 (1.79%) Gerrit
12 1 (0.89%) Eclipse
General
1 52 (46.43%) Finance
2 23 (20.54%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.68%) Automotive
4 2 (1.79%) Advertising
4 2 (1.79%) Marketing
5 1 (0.89%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 67 (59.82%) Developer
2 60 (53.57%) C++ Developer
3 35 (31.25%) Software Engineer
4 10 (8.93%) Senior Software Engineer
5 9 (8.04%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (8.04%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 6 (5.36%) Software Developer
7 4 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (2.68%) Release Engineer
9 2 (1.79%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 2 (1.79%) Implementation Engineer
9 2 (1.79%) C++ Software Engineer
10 1 (0.89%) Senior Tester
10 1 (0.89%) Quantitative Developer
10 1 (0.89%) Software Development Engineer
10 1 (0.89%) Senior C++ Developer
10 1 (0.89%) Senior Developer
10 1 (0.89%) Tester
10 1 (0.89%) Development Engineer
10 1 (0.89%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (63.39%) STL
2 45 (40.18%) HTML
3 44 (39.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 43 (38.39%) HTML5
4 43 (38.39%) MFC
5 42 (37.50%) FIX Protocol
6 8 (7.14%) XML
7 5 (4.46%) OpenGL
7 5 (4.46%) DirectX
7 5 (4.46%) Qt
8 4 (3.57%) Web Services
9 2 (1.79%) JSON
9 2 (1.79%) XSLT
9 2 (1.79%) POSIX
9 2 (1.79%) Pthreads
9 2 (1.79%) PCRE
Miscellaneous
1 43 (38.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 42 (37.50%) Fixed Income
3 17 (15.18%) Hedge funds
4 16 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
5 14 (12.50%) Computer Science
6 8 (7.14%) Device Driver
7 6 (5.36%) Algorithms
7 6 (5.36%) Open Source
8 5 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (2.68%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (2.68%) Internet of Things
9 3 (2.68%) Telematics
10 1 (0.89%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.89%) Statistics
10 1 (0.89%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.89%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 97 (86.61%) Linux
2 52 (46.43%) Windows
3 28 (25.00%) UNIX
4 13 (11.61%) Embedded Linux
5 9 (8.04%) Android
6 3 (2.68%) Fedora
7 1 (0.89%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (60.71%) Multithreading
2 59 (52.68%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (49.11%) TDD
4 54 (48.21%) Scrum
5 52 (46.43%) OO
6 44 (39.29%) Low Latency
7 42 (37.50%) Kanban
7 42 (37.50%) Pair Programming
8 35 (31.25%) Software Engineering
9 16 (14.29%) BDD
9 16 (14.29%) ATDD
9 16 (14.29%) Agile Testing
9 16 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (11.61%) UML
11 10 (8.93%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (8.04%) Critical Success Factor
13 8 (7.14%) OOD
14 4 (3.57%) Regression Testing
14 4 (3.57%) Release Management
14 4 (3.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 94 (83.93%) C++
2 59 (52.68%) JavaScript
3 22 (19.64%) Python
4 17 (15.18%) Bash Shell
5 16 (14.29%) C
6 12 (10.71%) Java
6 12 (10.71%) Ruby
7 10 (8.93%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.57%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.89%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.89%) VC++
9 1 (0.89%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.89%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (11.61%) SC Cleared
1 13 (11.61%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.46%) Degree
3 1 (0.89%) CGEIT
3 1 (0.89%) CRISC
3 1 (0.89%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.89%) CISSP
3 1 (0.89%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.89%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (39.29%) QA
2 1 (0.89%) Val IT
2 1 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.89%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (8.04%) QEMU
1 9 (8.04%) KVM
2 6 (5.36%) iptables
3 5 (4.46%) Firmware
Vendors
1 47 (41.96%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.14%) Cisco
3 5 (4.46%) Wind River
4 3 (2.68%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.68%) Perforce
5 1 (0.89%) Green Hills
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