The table below looks at the statistics for GDB skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GDB over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GNU Debugger
Rank 607 612 622
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs citing GDB 3 23 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.007% 0.051% 0.008%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.042% 0.32% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 4
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -9.09%
GDB
England

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

Development Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7167 7289 7471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.12% 16.02% 15.59%
Number of salaries quoted 6000 6049 6536
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

GDB
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

GDB Jobs Demand Trend in London

GDB
Salary Trend in London

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

GDB Salary Trend in London

GDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 11 (78.57%) C++
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
1 11 (78.57%) Degree
1 11 (78.57%) GCC
2 9 (64.29%) Computer Science
2 9 (64.29%) C
2 9 (64.29%) Algorithms
3 8 (57.14%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (28.57%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (28.57%) Embedded C
4 4 (28.57%) Embedded C++
5 3 (21.43%) BT
5 3 (21.43%) Python
5 3 (21.43%) Reverse Engineering
5 3 (21.43%) Physics
5 3 (21.43%) Cyber Security
6 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (14.29%) Low Latency
6 2 (14.29%) Market Making
6 2 (14.29%) Open Source
6 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
6 2 (14.29%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
6 2 (14.29%) Statistics
6 2 (14.29%) UNIX
6 2 (14.29%) Electronics
6 2 (14.29%) Finance
7 1 (7.14%) AWK

GDB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SSH
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) GCC
2 1 (7.14%) Emacs
General
1 2 (14.29%) Electronics
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Embedded C Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Security Researcher
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) C++ Developer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Computer Science
1 9 (64.29%) Algorithms
2 8 (57.14%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (21.43%) Physics
4 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (14.29%) Open Source
4 2 (14.29%) Statistics
4 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Reverse Engineering
1 3 (21.43%) Cyber Security
2 2 (14.29%) Low Latency
2 2 (14.29%) Market Making
2 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
2 2 (14.29%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (7.14%) Investment Management
3 1 (7.14%) OO
3 1 (7.14%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C++
2 9 (64.29%) C
3 4 (28.57%) Embedded C
3 4 (28.57%) Embedded C++
4 3 (21.43%) Python
5 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 1 (7.14%) sed
6 1 (7.14%) Java
6 1 (7.14%) Perl
6 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
6 1 (7.14%) AWK
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) BT
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