The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GNU Debugger
Rank 841 869 811
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -58
Permanent jobs citing GDB 26 58 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.052% 0.053%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.15% 0.32% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 22 47 40
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £29,000 £52,250
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £57,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £58,750
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -36.17%
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
17463 18209 15158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.88% 16.18% 14.92%
Number of salaries quoted 14802 15514 13095
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,925 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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 29 June 2015.

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 29 June 2015. 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 West -10 11 £50,000 +33.33%
London +18 7 £105,000 +100.00%
South East -29 3 £40,000 +6.66% 1
East Midlands - 3 £37,500 -
East of England - 2 - -
GDB
UK

GDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 44 (91.67%) C++
2 41 (85.42%) Linux
3 27 (56.25%) C
4 18 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 18 (37.50%) Reverse Engineering
4 18 (37.50%) WinDbg
4 18 (37.50%) GCC
5 17 (35.42%) Cyber Security
5 17 (35.42%) Python
6 16 (33.33%) DV Cleared
6 16 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 15 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (31.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 15 (31.25%) Hyper-V
7 15 (31.25%) Linux Kernel Development
7 15 (31.25%) MS Excel
7 15 (31.25%) Perl
7 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 15 (31.25%) Wireless
7 15 (31.25%) VMware
7 15 (31.25%) Military
7 15 (31.25%) Information Security
8 9 (18.75%) Firmware
9 8 (16.67%) STL
9 8 (16.67%) Debian
9 8 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 8 (16.67%) Bash Shell
10 7 (14.58%) Multithreading
10 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (14.58%) Degree

GDB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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.

Applications
1 15 (31.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.25%) Wireless
2 6 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 5 (10.42%) tcpdump
4 2 (4.17%) Diameter Protocol
4 2 (4.17%) RTP
4 2 (4.17%) RANAP
4 2 (4.17%) LTE
4 2 (4.17%) Asterisk PBX
4 2 (4.17%) GSM
4 2 (4.17%) PBX
4 2 (4.17%) UMTS
4 2 (4.17%) Kerberos
Development Applications
1 18 (37.50%) WinDbg
1 18 (37.50%) GCC
2 3 (6.25%) Eclipse
2 3 (6.25%) Subversion
2 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.17%) Trac
3 2 (4.17%) Valgrind
4 1 (2.08%) JIRA
4 1 (2.08%) Bugzilla
General
1 15 (31.25%) Military
2 5 (10.42%) Front Office
2 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.25%) Electronics
4 1 (2.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Software Engineer
2 10 (20.83%) Developer
3 6 (12.50%) C++ Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (10.42%) Administrator
4 5 (10.42%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (10.42%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Security Researcher
7 2 (4.17%) C Software Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.67%) STL
1 8 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (6.25%) Direct3D
2 3 (6.25%) OpenGL
2 3 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.42%) Visualisation
3 4 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (6.25%) Device Driver
4 3 (6.25%) 3D Graphics
4 3 (6.25%) Streaming Video
5 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.17%) Physics
5 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.17%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.08%) Kindle
6 1 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.08%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 41 (85.42%) Linux
2 8 (16.67%) Debian
3 6 (12.50%) UNIX
3 6 (12.50%) Windows
4 4 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) Software Engineering
1 18 (37.50%) Reverse Engineering
2 17 (35.42%) Cyber Security
3 15 (31.25%) Linux Kernel Development
3 15 (31.25%) Information Security
3 15 (31.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 7 (14.58%) Multithreading
4 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
5 6 (12.50%) Market Making
5 6 (12.50%) Low Latency
6 4 (8.33%) Digital Forensics
7 3 (6.25%) Scrum
7 3 (6.25%) SDLC
8 2 (4.17%) Product Management
8 2 (4.17%) Test Planning
8 2 (4.17%) Open Source
8 2 (4.17%) Signal Processing
8 2 (4.17%) User Stories
8 2 (4.17%) OO
Programming Languages
1 44 (91.67%) C++
2 27 (56.25%) C
3 17 (35.42%) Python
4 15 (31.25%) Perl
5 8 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 6 (12.50%) Assembly Language
7 5 (10.42%) Embedded C
8 4 (8.33%) PHP
8 4 (8.33%) C#
8 4 (8.33%) Shell Script
8 4 (8.33%) Ruby
9 3 (6.25%) Java
10 2 (4.17%) Embedded C++
11 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 16 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.08%) JTAG
System Software
1 15 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 15 (31.25%) Hyper-V
2 9 (18.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) Nagios
2 1 (2.08%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
1 15 (31.25%) VMware
2 2 (4.17%) Cisco
2 2 (4.17%) BT
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago