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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GNU Debugger
Rank 631 642 631
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Permanent jobs citing GDB 12 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.029% 0.012% 0.031%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.16% 0.074% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 2
Average salary £77,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.90% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -25.00%
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
7547 6753 7150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 18.40% 16.21% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6592 5625 5852
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GDB across the London region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

GDB Salary Histogram in London

GDB
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GDB within the London region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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
City of London - 3 £80,000 - 1
GDB
England

GDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 16 (76.19%) C++
2 12 (57.14%) Multithreading
2 12 (57.14%) Unix
3 10 (47.62%) Linux
3 10 (47.62%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 9 (42.86%) Electronic Trading
4 9 (42.86%) Algorithms
5 8 (38.10%) Pthreads
5 8 (38.10%) STL
5 8 (38.10%) SQL
6 7 (33.33%) Equities
7 6 (28.57%) C
7 6 (28.57%) POSIX
7 6 (28.57%) Front Office
7 6 (28.57%) Finance
7 6 (28.57%) Multicast
8 5 (23.81%) GCC
8 5 (23.81%) Low Latency
8 5 (23.81%) Open Source
9 4 (19.05%) Investment Banking
9 4 (19.05%) Banking
9 4 (19.05%) Degree
9 4 (19.05%) Python
10 3 (14.29%) DHCP
10 3 (14.29%) Solaris
10 3 (14.29%) Perl
10 3 (14.29%) NFS
10 3 (14.29%) DNS
10 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
10 3 (14.29%) Firmware

GDB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 6 (28.57%) Multicast
2 3 (14.29%) DHCP
2 3 (14.29%) DNS
3 2 (9.52%) Diameter Protocol
3 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
3 2 (9.52%) Firewall
3 2 (9.52%) IPv4
3 2 (9.52%) IPv6
3 2 (9.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) GCC
2 1 (4.76%) Clang
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
1 6 (28.57%) Front Office
2 4 (19.05%) Banking
2 4 (19.05%) Investment Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 14 (66.67%) C++ Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) C Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C/C++ Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Hardware Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Kernel Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Kernel Expert
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Hardware Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Unix Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 8 (38.10%) Pthreads
2 8 (38.10%) STL
3 6 (28.57%) POSIX
4 1 (4.76%) LLVM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Algorithms
2 7 (33.33%) Equities
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (9.52%) Mainframe
3 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
3 2 (9.52%) Physics
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) Fixed Income
4 1 (4.76%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Unix
2 10 (47.62%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (14.29%) Solaris
4 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Multithreading
2 9 (42.86%) Electronic Trading
3 5 (23.81%) Low Latency
3 5 (23.81%) Open Source
4 2 (9.52%) Business Development
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (9.52%) TDD
5 1 (4.76%) API Design
5 1 (4.76%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (4.76%) Garbage Collection
5 1 (4.76%) Market Making
5 1 (4.76%) OO
5 1 (4.76%) OOD
5 1 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) C++
2 8 (38.10%) SQL
3 6 (28.57%) C
4 4 (19.05%) Python
5 3 (14.29%) Perl
5 3 (14.29%) SystemTap
6 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
6 2 (9.52%) MATLAB
7 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Firmware
1 3 (14.29%) NFS
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.76%) Intel
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