The table below looks at the statistics for GDB skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GDB over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GNU Debugger
Rank 320 281 -
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -
Permanent jobs citing GDB 6 41 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.051% 0.35% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.35% 2.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 41 0
Average salary £45,000 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £60,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +50.00%
GDB
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1715 1838 1630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.44% 15.54% 12.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1516 1680 1521
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £39,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

GDB
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GDB across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

GDB Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

GDB
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GDB across the City of London region.

GDB Salary Trend in the City of London

GDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing GDB 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 GDB.

1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (93.75%) C++
2 15 (93.75%) GCC
3 12 (75.00%) Degree
4 8 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
4 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 8 (50.00%) C
5 5 (31.25%) UNIX
5 5 (31.25%) Python
5 5 (31.25%) Embedded C
5 5 (31.25%) Embedded C++
5 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
6 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (25.00%) Open Source
6 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
6 4 (25.00%) Physics
6 4 (25.00%) Low Latency
6 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
6 4 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
7 3 (18.75%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (18.75%) Statistics
7 3 (18.75%) Electronics
7 3 (18.75%) Finance
8 1 (6.25%) Debian
8 1 (6.25%) STB
8 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
8 1 (6.25%) Windows
8 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
8 1 (6.25%) Reverse Engineering

GDB
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing GDB 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 GDB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Multicast
Development Applications
1 15 (93.75%) GCC
General
1 3 (18.75%) Electronics
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Embedded C Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Developer
4 4 (25.00%) C++ Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 8 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (25.00%) Open Source
2 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (25.00%) Physics
3 3 (18.75%) Statistics
4 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) STB
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) UNIX
3 3 (18.75%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
1 4 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
1 4 (25.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (6.25%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (6.25%) Digital Signal Processing
2 1 (6.25%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) C++
2 8 (50.00%) C
3 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
3 5 (31.25%) Python
3 5 (31.25%) Embedded C
3 5 (31.25%) Embedded C++
4 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Degree
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