The table below looks at the statistics for GDB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GDB over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GNU Debugger
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing GDB 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -25.00%
GDB
UK

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

Development Applications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
479 452 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 16.13% 14.56% 18.83%
Number of salaries quoted 308 295 389
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GDB
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

GDB Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

GDB
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

GDB Salary Trend in Scotland

GDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (100.00%) Xcode
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Wiki
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Phone
1 2 (100.00%) Clang
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

GDB
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Clang
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Development Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Development Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (100.00%) Wiki
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree