The table below looks at the statistics for GDB skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GDB over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GNU Debugger
England / London
Rank 566 626 642
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +16
Permanent jobs citing GDB 12 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.036% 0.024% 0.012%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.19% 0.13% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 5
Median salary £77,500 £75,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +36.36%
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+21.87% +6.66%

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
6373 7606 6685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 19.13% 18.49% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5480 6624 5558
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GDB
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing GDB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 February 2017.

GDB Salary Histogram in London

GDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT jobs citing GDB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for GDB.

1 17 (94.44%) C++
1 17 (94.44%) Linux
2 15 (83.33%) STL
2 15 (83.33%) Banking
2 15 (83.33%) Finance
2 15 (83.33%) Multithreading
2 15 (83.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 15 (83.33%) Open Source
3 14 (77.78%) C
3 14 (77.78%) SQL
3 14 (77.78%) Java
3 14 (77.78%) Python
4 13 (72.22%) JMS
4 13 (72.22%) ETL
4 13 (72.22%) Eclipse
4 13 (72.22%) POSIX
4 13 (72.22%) HTTP
4 13 (72.22%) SNMP
4 13 (72.22%) TCP/IP
4 13 (72.22%) WSDL
4 13 (72.22%) HTTPS
4 13 (72.22%) JAXB
4 13 (72.22%) SAX
4 13 (72.22%) ILOG
4 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
4 13 (72.22%) XMLSpy
4 13 (72.22%) Shell Script
4 13 (72.22%) UML
4 13 (72.22%) OO
4 13 (72.22%) JBoss

GDB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (72.22%) JBoss
1 13 (72.22%) Jetty
1 13 (72.22%) nginx
1 13 (72.22%) Tomcat
1 13 (72.22%) WebLogic
1 13 (72.22%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) HTTP
1 13 (72.22%) HTTPS
1 13 (72.22%) SNMP
1 13 (72.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) InterSystems Cache
1 13 (72.22%) MySQL
1 13 (72.22%) Oracle Database
1 13 (72.22%) Oracle Database 11g
1 13 (72.22%) PostgreSQL
1 13 (72.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (72.22%) Ant
1 13 (72.22%) CppUnit
1 13 (72.22%) Eclipse
1 13 (72.22%) Hudson
1 13 (72.22%) Jenkins
1 13 (72.22%) JUnit
1 13 (72.22%) Maven
1 13 (72.22%) Sonatype Nexus
1 13 (72.22%) Subversion
1 13 (72.22%) Valgrind
1 13 (72.22%) XMLSpy
2 1 (5.56%) GCC
General
1 15 (83.33%) Banking
1 15 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) C++ Developer
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) C++ Software Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Senior Software Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Software Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Linux Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Market Data Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Real Time Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Security Researcher
3 1 (5.56%) Senior C++ Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 15 (83.33%) STL
2 13 (72.22%) Apache OpenJPA
2 13 (72.22%) DOM
2 13 (72.22%) Drools
2 13 (72.22%) JAXB
2 13 (72.22%) JAX-WS
2 13 (72.22%) JMS
2 13 (72.22%) JPA
2 13 (72.22%) LEMP Stack
2 13 (72.22%) Node.js
2 13 (72.22%) POSIX
2 13 (72.22%) Pthreads
2 13 (72.22%) REST
2 13 (72.22%) RESTful
2 13 (72.22%) Web Services
2 13 (72.22%) WSDL
2 13 (72.22%) XML
2 13 (72.22%) XSD
2 13 (72.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (72.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Linux
2 13 (72.22%) Windows
3 3 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Multithreading
1 15 (83.33%) Open Source
2 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) Analytics
2 13 (72.22%) AOP
2 13 (72.22%) API Design
2 13 (72.22%) BPMN
2 13 (72.22%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (72.22%) ETL
2 13 (72.22%) Memory Management
2 13 (72.22%) Microservices
2 13 (72.22%) OO
2 13 (72.22%) RUP
2 13 (72.22%) UML
2 13 (72.22%) Workflow
3 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) Low Latency
4 2 (11.11%) SDLC
4 2 (11.11%) Ultra-Low Latency
5 1 (5.56%) Fuzz Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) C++
2 14 (77.78%) C
2 14 (77.78%) Java
2 14 (77.78%) Python
2 14 (77.78%) SQL
3 13 (72.22%) C#
3 13 (72.22%) Go
3 13 (72.22%) Groovy
3 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
3 13 (72.22%) Ruby
3 13 (72.22%) Scala
3 13 (72.22%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Altova
1 13 (72.22%) Google
1 13 (72.22%) ILOG
1 13 (72.22%) Oracle
1 13 (72.22%) Splunk
2 1 (5.56%) Perforce
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.56%) Solace