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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GNU Debugger
Rank 235 254 322
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +68
Permanent jobs citing GDB 2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.038% 0.074% 0.009%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.19% 0.50% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Median salary £100,000 £80,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
1080 1008 1495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.37% 14.92% 13.61%
Number of salaries quoted 984 920 1328
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 12 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) STL
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 2 (100.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Finance

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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Market Data Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Real Time Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (100.00%) STL
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++