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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GNU Debugger
Rank 167 - 153
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GDB 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.060% - 0.065%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.37% - 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -37.50%
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
545 578 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 16.48% 15.48% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 336 400 285
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

GDB
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GDB within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Glasgow - 2 - -
GDB
UK

GDB
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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%) 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 2 September 2015, 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
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) Xcode
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Clang
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Development Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Development Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (100.00%) Wiki
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree