The table below looks at the statistics for GDB skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GDB over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GNU Debugger
Rank 887 904 897
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -7
Permanent jobs citing GDB 9 25 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.024% 0.050%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.054% 0.14% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 45
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £105,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +33.33%
GDB
UK

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

Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
16758 17298 17996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.20% 16.94% 16.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14728 14675 15323
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

GDB
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing GDB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 June 2016.

GDB Salary Histogram in England

GDB
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GDB within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +41 4 £46,250 +15.62% 1
West Midlands - 4 £35,000 -
London +10 1 £80,000 -23.80%
GDB
UK

GDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 England region with a requirement for GDB.

1 36 (97.30%) C++
2 28 (75.68%) Linux
3 26 (70.27%) Unix
4 23 (62.16%) Computer Science
5 20 (54.05%) Multithreading
5 20 (54.05%) Mathematics
5 20 (54.05%) Windows
6 18 (48.65%) Subversion
6 18 (48.65%) Git (software)
7 17 (45.95%) Degree
8 16 (43.24%) OpenMP
8 16 (43.24%) Qt
8 16 (43.24%) Open Source
8 16 (43.24%) CUDA
8 16 (43.24%) X-Windows
8 16 (43.24%) Mac OS X
8 16 (43.24%) Cygwin
9 14 (37.84%) C
9 14 (37.84%) Mercurial
10 13 (35.14%) Parallel Programming
11 12 (32.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 12 (32.43%) STL
12 11 (29.73%) Algorithms
13 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
14 7 (18.92%) Pthreads
14 7 (18.92%) Electronic Trading
14 7 (18.92%) SQL
14 7 (18.92%) OO
14 7 (18.92%) POSIX
14 7 (18.92%) Equities

GDB
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 (10.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) Multicast
2 4 (10.81%) Asterisk PBX
2 4 (10.81%) Diameter Protocol
2 4 (10.81%) GSM
2 4 (10.81%) LTE
2 4 (10.81%) PBX
2 4 (10.81%) RANAP
2 4 (10.81%) RTP
2 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
2 4 (10.81%) UMTS
3 1 (2.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (48.65%) Git (software)
1 18 (48.65%) Subversion
2 14 (37.84%) Mercurial
3 5 (13.51%) GCC
4 4 (10.81%) Trac
4 4 (10.81%) Valgrind
5 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (18.92%) Front Office
2 5 (13.51%) Finance
3 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (75.68%) Developer
2 23 (62.16%) C++ Developer
3 14 (37.84%) Applications Developer
3 14 (37.84%) C++ Applications Developer
3 14 (37.84%) Linux Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Senior C++ Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Senior Developer
5 5 (13.51%) C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Software Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Applications Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior C++ Applications Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Software Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Report Developer
8 2 (5.41%) GSM Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) LTE Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Telecoms Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Telecoms Software Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) UMTS Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) UMTS Software Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (43.24%) OpenMP
1 16 (43.24%) Qt
1 16 (43.24%) X-Windows
2 12 (32.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 12 (32.43%) STL
3 7 (18.92%) POSIX
3 7 (18.92%) Pthreads
4 4 (10.81%) Matplotlib
4 4 (10.81%) NumPy
4 4 (10.81%) Pandas
4 4 (10.81%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 23 (62.16%) Computer Science
2 20 (54.05%) Mathematics
3 16 (43.24%) CUDA
4 11 (29.73%) Algorithms
5 7 (18.92%) Equities
6 4 (10.81%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 28 (75.68%) Linux
2 26 (70.27%) Unix
3 20 (54.05%) Windows
4 16 (43.24%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Multithreading
2 16 (43.24%) Open Source
3 13 (35.14%) Parallel Programming
4 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
5 7 (18.92%) Analytics
5 7 (18.92%) Electronic Trading
5 7 (18.92%) OO
6 4 (10.81%) Cross-Platform Development
6 4 (10.81%) Deep Learning
6 4 (10.81%) Machine Learning
7 3 (8.11%) OOD
8 1 (2.70%) Data Acquisition
8 1 (2.70%) Fuzz Testing
8 1 (2.70%) Reverse Engineering
8 1 (2.70%) Source Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 36 (97.30%) C++
2 14 (37.84%) C
3 7 (18.92%) SQL
4 4 (10.81%) Java
4 4 (10.81%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (45.95%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) PhD
3 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 16 (43.24%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Cisco
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Salary: to £60,000 DoE
Posted: 6 days ago
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