The first table below looks at the demand for GDB skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GDB over the 3 months to 22 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GNU Debugger
Rank 808 781 861
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +80
Permanent jobs citing GDB 62 60 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.058% 0.059% 0.013%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.35% 0.39% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 52 45 10
Average salary £37,500 £60,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £52,500 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,000 £48,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £58,750 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-36.17% +26.34%
Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17749 15267 16171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.49% 14.99% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15025 13124 14105
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.28%
GDB
UK

GDB
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

GDB Jobs Demand Trend in England

GDB
Salary Trend in England

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

GDB Salary Trend in England

GDB
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GDB across the England region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

GDB Salary Histogram in England

GDB
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GDB within the England region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South East +7 27 £37,500 -36.17% 6
London -55 19 £52,500 -19.23% 1
South West - 14 £37,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
North East - 1 £52,500 -
GDB
UK

GDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 95 (97.94%) C++
2 89 (91.75%) Linux
3 68 (70.10%) GCC
4 43 (44.33%) Python
5 42 (43.30%) Software Engineering
5 42 (43.30%) Bash Shell
6 41 (42.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 41 (42.27%) STL
7 40 (41.24%) C
8 37 (38.14%) Degree
9 33 (34.02%) JavaScript
10 32 (32.99%) Multithreading
11 28 (28.87%) Security Cleared
12 23 (23.71%) Subversion
13 22 (22.68%) TDD
13 22 (22.68%) Ruby
13 22 (22.68%) SC Cleared
13 22 (22.68%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (22.68%) Scrum
13 22 (22.68%) IPv4
13 22 (22.68%) IPv6
13 22 (22.68%) Performance Tuning
14 21 (21.65%) OO
15 20 (20.62%) OOD
15 20 (20.62%) Embedded Systems
16 17 (17.53%) RANAP
16 17 (17.53%) LTE
16 17 (17.53%) GSM
16 17 (17.53%) PBX
16 17 (17.53%) UMTS

GDB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.06%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.06%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (22.68%) IPv4
1 22 (22.68%) IPv6
2 17 (17.53%) RANAP
2 17 (17.53%) LTE
2 17 (17.53%) GSM
2 17 (17.53%) PBX
2 17 (17.53%) UMTS
2 17 (17.53%) RTP
2 17 (17.53%) Asterisk PBX
3 16 (16.49%) VoIP
4 11 (11.34%) TCP/IP
5 4 (4.12%) SAN
5 4 (4.12%) Wireless
6 3 (3.09%) Multicast
6 3 (3.09%) SSH
7 1 (1.03%) Internet
7 1 (1.03%) Firewall
7 1 (1.03%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 68 (70.10%) GCC
2 23 (23.71%) Subversion
3 17 (17.53%) Trac
4 10 (10.31%) Bugzilla
5 6 (6.19%) JIRA
5 6 (6.19%) WinDbg
6 4 (4.12%) Git (software)
6 4 (4.12%) Jenkins
7 3 (3.09%) Emacs
8 1 (1.03%) Valgrind
8 1 (1.03%) Gerrit
8 1 (1.03%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (17.53%) Telecoms
2 9 (9.28%) Finance
3 4 (4.12%) Games
3 4 (4.12%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.09%) Advertising
5 2 (2.06%) Electronics
5 2 (2.06%) Military
6 1 (1.03%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (42.27%) Developer
2 26 (26.80%) C++ Developer
3 18 (18.56%) Software Engineer
4 13 (13.40%) C++ Software Engineer
4 13 (13.40%) Linux Engineer
5 12 (12.37%) Software Developer
6 10 (10.31%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 5 (5.15%) Graduate
8 4 (4.12%) Junior
8 4 (4.12%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 4 (4.12%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 4 (4.12%) Firmware Engineer
8 4 (4.12%) Principal Engineer
8 4 (4.12%) Embedded C Engineer
8 4 (4.12%) Graduate Software Developer
8 4 (4.12%) Graduate Developer
9 3 (3.09%) Software Engineering Manager
9 3 (3.09%) Junior Developer
9 3 (3.09%) Software Manager
9 3 (3.09%) Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (42.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 41 (42.27%) STL
2 13 (13.40%) HTML
3 4 (4.12%) Flash
4 2 (2.06%) CSS
4 2 (2.06%) CGI
4 2 (2.06%) Mason
4 2 (2.06%) Pthreads
5 1 (1.03%) Qt
5 1 (1.03%) REST
5 1 (1.03%) OpenMP
5 1 (1.03%) OpenGL
5 1 (1.03%) POSIX
5 1 (1.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.62%) Embedded Systems
2 11 (11.34%) Kindle
3 10 (10.31%) Mathematics
3 10 (10.31%) Physics
3 10 (10.31%) Computer Science
4 9 (9.28%) Open Source
5 8 (8.25%) Statistics
6 6 (6.19%) Firmware
7 2 (2.06%) Fixed Income
7 2 (2.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (2.06%) Equities
8 1 (1.03%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.03%) CUDA
8 1 (1.03%) CAN bus
8 1 (1.03%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.03%) STB
8 1 (1.03%) ASIC
8 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 89 (91.75%) Linux
2 13 (13.40%) UNIX
3 10 (10.31%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (2.06%) Windows
5 1 (1.03%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (43.30%) Software Engineering
2 32 (32.99%) Multithreading
3 22 (22.68%) TDD
3 22 (22.68%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (22.68%) Scrum
3 22 (22.68%) Performance Tuning
4 21 (21.65%) OO
5 20 (20.62%) OOD
6 11 (11.34%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (11.34%) Low Latency
7 9 (9.28%) Electronic Trading
8 7 (7.22%) Reverse Engineering
9 6 (6.19%) Cyber Security
10 4 (4.12%) Unit Testing
10 4 (4.12%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 4 (4.12%) Information Security
11 3 (3.09%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (3.09%) Release Management
11 3 (3.09%) Investment Management
12 1 (1.03%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (97.94%) C++
2 43 (44.33%) Python
3 42 (43.30%) Bash Shell
4 40 (41.24%) C
5 33 (34.02%) JavaScript
6 22 (22.68%) Ruby
7 17 (17.53%) Perl
8 16 (16.49%) Shell Script
9 12 (12.37%) Java
10 10 (10.31%) SQL
11 6 (6.19%) Embedded C
12 5 (5.15%) Embedded C++
13 3 (3.09%) sed
13 3 (3.09%) AWK
14 2 (2.06%) C#
15 1 (1.03%) MATLAB
15 1 (1.03%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 37 (38.14%) Degree
2 28 (28.87%) Security Cleared
3 22 (22.68%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.06%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.03%) CCNA
5 1 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.34%) ISO 9001
2 7 (7.22%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (2.06%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (17.53%) Cisco
2 6 (6.19%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.12%) Toshiba
4 2 (2.06%) VMware
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle
Oxfordshire
Hudson - London
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 55,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago