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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GDB over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GNU Debugger
Rank - 310 336
Permanent jobs citing GDB 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.010% 0.050%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.062% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median salary - £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +20.00%
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
1091 1608 1740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.56% 16.32% 14.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1010 1355 1539
Median salary £58,250 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.91% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GDB
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing GDB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, IT jobs citing GDB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for GDB.

1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) Valgrind
2 4 (66.67%) SciPy
2 4 (66.67%) NumPy
2 4 (66.67%) Matplotlib
2 4 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 4 (66.67%) Deep Learning
2 4 (66.67%) Pandas
2 4 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 4 (66.67%) Physics
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) PhD
3 2 (33.33%) OOD
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) OO

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) Valgrind
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Matplotlib
1 4 (66.67%) NumPy
1 4 (66.67%) Pandas
1 4 (66.67%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 4 (66.67%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Deep Learning
1 4 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) OOD
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) PhD