The table below looks at the statistics for GDB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GDB over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GNU Debugger
Rank 94 - 92
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GDB 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.094% - 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.58% - 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
GDB
South West

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

Development Applications Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
171 130 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 16.09% 14.15% 12.99%
Number of salaries quoted 140 108 91
Average salary £43,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £43,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

GDB
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

GDB Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

GDB
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

GDB Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

GDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Reverse Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Wireless
2 5 (62.50%) C
2 5 (62.50%) DV Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) WinDbg
2 5 (62.50%) Cyber Security
2 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Military
3 4 (50.00%) Information Security
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (37.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (37.50%) GCC
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) Ruby
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
4 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) IPv4
4 3 (37.50%) IPv6

GDB
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Wireless
2 3 (37.50%) IPv4
2 3 (37.50%) IPv6
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) WinDbg
2 3 (37.50%) GCC
General
1 4 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) C++ Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) STL
1 3 (37.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 5 (62.50%) Reverse Engineering
1 5 (62.50%) Cyber Security
2 4 (50.00%) Information Security
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (62.50%) C
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) Ruby
3 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) DV Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) VMware