The table below looks at the statistics for GDB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GDB over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GNU Debugger
Rank 112 116 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing GDB 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.27% 0.26% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.65% 1.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £45,000 £51,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.19% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -37.50%
GDB
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
243 251 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 16.22% 16.59% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 190 219 180
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

GDB
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

GDB Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

GDB
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

GDB Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

GDB
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GDB within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Oxford -4 4 £45,000 -14.28%
GDB
South East

GDB
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (83.33%) Firmware
2 5 (83.33%) Electronics
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) STL
3 4 (66.67%) Visualisation
3 4 (66.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (66.67%) Valgrind
3 4 (66.67%) GCC
4 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (33.33%) JTAG
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) Embedded C
5 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
5 1 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) Perl
5 1 (16.67%) Subversion
5 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (16.67%) Bugzilla
5 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (16.67%) JIRA
5 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (16.67%) Physics

GDB
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Valgrind
1 4 (66.67%) GCC
2 1 (16.67%) Bugzilla
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 5 (83.33%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) STL
1 4 (66.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) Visualisation
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
4 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (16.67%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 2 (33.33%) C
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) JTAG
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Firmware