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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GNU Compiler Collection (GCC)
Rank 857 864 797
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -67
Permanent jobs citing GCC 40 67 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.057% 0.079%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.21% 0.35% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 31 60 63
Average salary £50,000 £38,750 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -32.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £42,600
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -28.57%

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
18707 19135 16243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.04% 16.26% 14.92%
Number of salaries quoted 15718 16139 13840
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 28 July 2015 within the UK.

GCC Salary Histogram in the UK

GCC
Top 21 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 28 July 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 +20 40 £50,000 +14.94% 8
South East +27 16 £45,000 +20.00% 3
London +12 11 £100,000 +90.47%
East of England +13 10 £43,750 -33.96% 5
Surrey -3 10 £48,750 +30.00% 1
Walton-on-Thames - 10 £48,750 - 1
Cambridge +11 8 £42,500 -35.84% 4
Cambridgeshire +10 8 £42,500 -35.84% 4
Docklands, London - 5 £105,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £37,500 -
West Sussex - 3 £35,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £37,500 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £45,000 - 1
Horsham - 3 £35,000 -
Oxford - 3 £45,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £37,500 -
City of London +11 1 £100,000 +122.22%
Hertfordshire - 1 £67,500 -
Norfolk - 1 £42,500 - 1
Diss - 1 £42,500 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £67,500 -

GCC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 55 (77.46%) Linux
2 53 (74.65%) C++
3 38 (53.52%) Software Engineering
4 36 (50.70%) UNIX
5 30 (42.25%) STL
6 26 (36.62%) Windows
6 26 (36.62%) Python
7 25 (35.21%) C
8 22 (30.99%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 20 (28.17%) Degree
10 19 (26.76%) Visual Studio
11 18 (25.35%) Perl
11 18 (25.35%) SQL Server
11 18 (25.35%) TDD
11 18 (25.35%) Relational Database
12 17 (23.94%) Finance
13 16 (22.54%) GDB
14 14 (19.72%) Low Latency
14 14 (19.72%) Computer Science
14 14 (19.72%) OOP
15 13 (18.31%) MySQL
15 13 (18.31%) Telecoms
15 13 (18.31%) Clang
16 12 (16.90%) Multithreading
17 11 (15.49%) Firmware
17 11 (15.49%) SQL
17 11 (15.49%) C#
17 11 (15.49%) QA
17 11 (15.49%) Electronics
17 11 (15.49%) SDLC

GCC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 7 (9.86%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (14.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.23%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (4.23%) Internet
3 2 (2.82%) GSM
4 1 (1.41%) Firewall
4 1 (1.41%) Wireless
4 1 (1.41%) Network Security
4 1 (1.41%) ZigBee
4 1 (1.41%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.41%) LAN
4 1 (1.41%) VoIP
4 1 (1.41%) WAN
4 1 (1.41%) SNMP
4 1 (1.41%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.41%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.41%) VPN
4 1 (1.41%) MPLS
4 1 (1.41%) BGP
4 1 (1.41%) DMZ
4 1 (1.41%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.35%) SQL Server
1 18 (25.35%) Relational Database
2 13 (18.31%) MySQL
3 10 (14.08%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.41%) Informix
Development Applications
1 19 (26.76%) Visual Studio
2 16 (22.54%) GDB
3 13 (18.31%) Clang
4 8 (11.27%) GoogleTest
4 8 (11.27%) Bugzilla
5 7 (9.86%) LLVM
6 5 (7.04%) Subversion
7 4 (5.63%) Valgrind
7 4 (5.63%) Eclipse
8 3 (4.23%) JIRA
General
1 17 (23.94%) Finance
2 13 (18.31%) Telecoms
3 11 (15.49%) Electronics
4 6 (8.45%) Front Office
5 5 (7.04%) Automotive
6 1 (1.41%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.41%) Banking
6 1 (1.41%) Retail
6 1 (1.41%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 33 (46.48%) Developer
2 25 (35.21%) Software Engineer
3 24 (33.80%) C++ Developer
4 12 (16.90%) Software Developer
5 7 (9.86%) C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) C++ Software Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Firmware Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Open Source Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Embedded Linux Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (2.82%) Linux Developer
10 2 (2.82%) C Software Engineer
10 2 (2.82%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
10 2 (2.82%) Senior Software Engineer
11 1 (1.41%) Release Engineer
11 1 (1.41%) Senior Network Engineer
11 1 (1.41%) Senior Tester
11 1 (1.41%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (42.25%) STL
2 22 (30.99%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 8 (11.27%) HTML5
3 8 (11.27%) FIX Protocol
3 8 (11.27%) HTML
3 8 (11.27%) MFC
4 5 (7.04%) XML
5 3 (4.23%) Qt
5 3 (4.23%) OpenGL
5 3 (4.23%) DirectX
6 2 (2.82%) XSLT
6 2 (2.82%) JNI
7 1 (1.41%) XMPP
7 1 (1.41%) Web Services
7 1 (1.41%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.72%) Computer Science
2 10 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (11.27%) Fixed Income
3 8 (11.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (8.45%) Device Driver
5 4 (5.63%) Visualisation
5 4 (5.63%) Telematics
6 3 (4.23%) CAN bus
7 2 (2.82%) Internet of Things
7 2 (2.82%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.41%) Equities
8 1 (1.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.41%) Physics
8 1 (1.41%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.41%) Derivative
8 1 (1.41%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (1.41%) Statistics
8 1 (1.41%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 55 (77.46%) Linux
2 36 (50.70%) UNIX
3 26 (36.62%) Windows
4 8 (11.27%) Embedded Linux
5 7 (9.86%) Android
6 1 (1.41%) uClinux
6 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.41%) Solaris
6 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (53.52%) Software Engineering
2 18 (25.35%) TDD
3 14 (19.72%) Low Latency
3 14 (19.72%) OOP
4 12 (16.90%) Multithreading
5 11 (15.49%) SDLC
6 10 (14.08%) Project Management
7 9 (12.68%) Scrum
7 9 (12.68%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (11.27%) Pair Programming
8 8 (11.27%) Kanban
8 8 (11.27%) OO
9 7 (9.86%) UML
9 7 (9.86%) Electronic Trading
9 7 (9.86%) Market Making
9 7 (9.86%) Critical Success Factor
10 5 (7.04%) Open Source
10 5 (7.04%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (5.63%) Concurrent Programming
11 4 (5.63%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (74.65%) C++
2 26 (36.62%) Python
3 25 (35.21%) C
4 18 (25.35%) Perl
5 11 (15.49%) SQL
5 11 (15.49%) C#
6 9 (12.68%) Bash Shell
7 8 (11.27%) JavaScript
8 5 (7.04%) Assembly Language
8 5 (7.04%) Shell Script
9 4 (5.63%) Java
9 4 (5.63%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.41%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.41%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (28.17%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) CCSE
2 1 (1.41%) CCSA
2 1 (1.41%) CGEIT
2 1 (1.41%) CISA
2 1 (1.41%) CISSP
2 1 (1.41%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (1.41%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.49%) QA
2 4 (5.63%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.82%) TickIT
4 1 (1.41%) COBIT
4 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.41%) SLA
4 1 (1.41%) Val IT
System Software
1 11 (15.49%) Firmware
2 7 (9.86%) KVM
2 7 (9.86%) QEMU
3 2 (2.82%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.41%) Puppet
1 1 (1.41%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 9 (12.68%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.23%) Wind River
3 1 (1.41%) SolarWinds
3 1 (1.41%) Radware
3 1 (1.41%) EMC
3 1 (1.41%) Intel
3 1 (1.41%) Cisco
3 1 (1.41%) CheckPoint
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