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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GNU Debugger
Rank 834 817 871
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +54
Permanent jobs citing GDB 45 52 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.042% 0.053% 0.010%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.26% 0.35% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 38 42 10
Average salary £37,500 £65,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.30% +62.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £62,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +56.25%
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
17113 15068 15913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.04% 15.22% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14211 12904 13799
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 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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 +20 26 £37,500 -40.00% 1
South West - 10 £37,500 - 1
London -60 7 £47,500 -26.92%
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
East of England - 1 £48,000 -
GDB
UK

GDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 100 (98.04%) C++
2 95 (93.14%) Linux
3 75 (73.53%) GCC
4 53 (51.96%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 53 (51.96%) STL
5 52 (50.98%) Python
6 50 (49.02%) Multithreading
7 48 (47.06%) Bash Shell
8 45 (44.12%) Security Cleared
9 44 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
9 44 (43.14%) JavaScript
10 41 (40.20%) C
11 36 (35.29%) Scrum
11 36 (35.29%) IPv4
11 36 (35.29%) IPv6
11 36 (35.29%) TDD
11 36 (35.29%) Ruby
11 36 (35.29%) SC Cleared
11 36 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
11 36 (35.29%) Performance Tuning
12 34 (33.33%) Software Engineering
13 30 (29.41%) Degree
14 21 (20.59%) Embedded Systems
15 19 (18.63%) Subversion
16 18 (17.65%) OO
17 17 (16.67%) OOD
18 16 (15.69%) Algorithms
19 15 (14.71%) Trac
19 15 (14.71%) RANAP
19 15 (14.71%) Asterisk PBX

GDB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 1 (0.98%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (4.90%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 36 (35.29%) IPv4
1 36 (35.29%) IPv6
2 15 (14.71%) GSM
2 15 (14.71%) PBX
2 15 (14.71%) UMTS
2 15 (14.71%) RTP
2 15 (14.71%) RANAP
2 15 (14.71%) LTE
2 15 (14.71%) Asterisk PBX
3 8 (7.84%) TCP/IP
4 7 (6.86%) Wireless
5 6 (5.88%) VoIP
6 3 (2.94%) Multicast
7 2 (1.96%) SSH
8 1 (0.98%) Firewall
8 1 (0.98%) SNMP
8 1 (0.98%) Internet
8 1 (0.98%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 75 (73.53%) GCC
2 19 (18.63%) Subversion
3 15 (14.71%) Trac
4 9 (8.82%) WinDbg
5 5 (4.90%) Bugzilla
6 4 (3.92%) JIRA
7 2 (1.96%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.96%) Emacs
8 1 (0.98%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.98%) Valgrind
8 1 (0.98%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.98%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (14.71%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.90%) Finance
2 5 (4.90%) Military
3 4 (3.92%) Electronics
4 3 (2.94%) Advertising
5 1 (0.98%) Banking
5 1 (0.98%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (47.06%) Developer
2 38 (37.25%) C++ Developer
3 19 (18.63%) Software Engineer
4 17 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
5 12 (11.76%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 9 (8.82%) Software Developer
6 9 (8.82%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (5.88%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 6 (5.88%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 6 (5.88%) Embedded C Engineer
8 5 (4.90%) Graduate
9 4 (3.92%) Graduate Software Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Graduate Developer
10 2 (1.96%) Junior Software Developer
10 2 (1.96%) C++ Team Leader
10 2 (1.96%) Junior
10 2 (1.96%) Team Leader
10 2 (1.96%) Junior Developer
11 1 (0.98%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (51.96%) STL
1 53 (51.96%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 9 (8.82%) HTML
3 2 (1.96%) Pthreads
4 1 (0.98%) Qt
4 1 (0.98%) CSS
4 1 (0.98%) SOAP
4 1 (0.98%) POSIX
4 1 (0.98%) CGI
4 1 (0.98%) OpenGL
4 1 (0.98%) OpenMP
4 1 (0.98%) Mason
4 1 (0.98%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.59%) Embedded Systems
2 16 (15.69%) Algorithms
3 14 (13.73%) Computer Science
4 8 (7.84%) Kindle
5 6 (5.88%) Mathematics
5 6 (5.88%) Physics
6 3 (2.94%) Statistics
6 3 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.94%) Open Source
7 2 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.96%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.96%) Equities
7 2 (1.96%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.98%) CAN bus
8 1 (0.98%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.98%) STB
8 1 (0.98%) ASIC
8 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.98%) CUDA
8 1 (0.98%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 95 (93.14%) Linux
2 12 (11.76%) Embedded Linux
3 7 (6.86%) UNIX
4 2 (1.96%) Windows
5 1 (0.98%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (49.02%) Multithreading
2 44 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (35.29%) TDD
3 36 (35.29%) Scrum
3 36 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
3 36 (35.29%) Performance Tuning
4 34 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 18 (17.65%) OO
6 17 (16.67%) OOD
7 10 (9.80%) Reverse Engineering
8 9 (8.82%) Cyber Security
9 7 (6.86%) Information Security
9 7 (6.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 5 (4.90%) Low Latency
11 3 (2.94%) Test Automation
11 3 (2.94%) Electronic Trading
12 2 (1.96%) Investment Management
12 2 (1.96%) Signal Processing
13 1 (0.98%) Kalman Filter
13 1 (0.98%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (98.04%) C++
2 52 (50.98%) Python
3 48 (47.06%) Bash Shell
4 44 (43.14%) JavaScript
5 41 (40.20%) C
6 36 (35.29%) Ruby
7 15 (14.71%) Perl
8 12 (11.76%) Java
8 12 (11.76%) Shell Script
9 9 (8.82%) Embedded C
9 9 (8.82%) Embedded C++
10 7 (6.86%) SQL
11 2 (1.96%) C#
11 2 (1.96%) AWK
11 2 (1.96%) sed
12 1 (0.98%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.98%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 45 (44.12%) Security Cleared
2 36 (35.29%) SC Cleared
3 30 (29.41%) Degree
4 5 (4.90%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.98%) CCNA
5 1 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.84%) ISO 9001
2 5 (4.90%) JTAG
System Software
1 5 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (4.90%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.92%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (14.71%) Cisco
2 9 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.90%) VMware
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle
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