The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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 for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GNU Debugger
Rank 318 283 -
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -
Permanent jobs citing GDB 7 30 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.057% 0.25% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.37% 1.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 30 0
Average salary £45,000 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £60,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +29.03%
Development Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1890 1836 1550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 15.29% 15.35% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1652 1638 1437
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
GDB
London

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 30 July 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 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (94.12%) C++
2 16 (94.12%) GCC
3 13 (76.47%) Degree
4 8 (47.06%) Bash Shell
4 8 (47.06%) UNIX
4 8 (47.06%) Python
5 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
5 7 (41.18%) Open Source
5 7 (41.18%) Multithreading
5 7 (41.18%) Electronic Trading
5 7 (41.18%) Low Latency
5 7 (41.18%) Mathematics
5 7 (41.18%) Physics
6 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
6 6 (35.29%) C
6 6 (35.29%) Statistics
6 6 (35.29%) Finance
6 6 (35.29%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (29.41%) Embedded C
7 5 (29.41%) Embedded C++
8 1 (5.88%) STB
8 1 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Debian
8 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
8 1 (5.88%) Electronics
8 1 (5.88%) Windows
8 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
8 1 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (5.88%) Multicast

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (5.88%) Multicast
Development Applications
1 16 (94.12%) GCC
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Linux Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Embedded C Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) C++ Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Open Source
1 7 (41.18%) Mathematics
1 7 (41.18%) Physics
2 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
2 6 (35.29%) Statistics
2 6 (35.29%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.88%) STB
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) UNIX
3 1 (5.88%) Debian
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
1 7 (41.18%) Multithreading
1 7 (41.18%) Electronic Trading
1 7 (41.18%) Low Latency
2 1 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (5.88%) Digital Signal Processing
2 1 (5.88%) Signal Processing
2 1 (5.88%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) C++
2 8 (47.06%) Bash Shell
2 8 (47.06%) Python
3 6 (35.29%) C
4 5 (29.41%) Embedded C
4 5 (29.41%) Embedded C++
5 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) Degree