The table below looks at the statistics for GDB skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GDB over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GNU Debugger
Rank 416 427 444
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +17
Permanent jobs citing GDB 27 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.019% 0.013%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.79% 0.14% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 27 3 3
Average salary £37,500 £62,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +56.25%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £62,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +56.25%
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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3431 2826 3255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 15.60% 13.60% 14.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2795 2455 2851
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

GDB
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

GDB Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

GDB
Salary Trend in the South East

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

GDB Salary Trend in the South East

GDB
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GDB across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

GDB Salary Histogram in the South East

GDB
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GDB within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. 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
Surrey +1 16 £41,250 -34.00% 1
Hampshire - 4 £29,000 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £52,500 - 2
GDB
England

GDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 52 (100.00%) C++
2 46 (88.46%) Linux
3 34 (65.38%) STL
3 34 (65.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 34 (65.38%) GCC
4 29 (55.77%) Bash Shell
4 29 (55.77%) JavaScript
4 29 (55.77%) Python
4 29 (55.77%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (53.85%) Software Engineering
6 27 (51.92%) Multithreading
7 21 (40.38%) Subversion
7 21 (40.38%) Security Cleared
8 19 (36.54%) Performance Tuning
8 19 (36.54%) SC Cleared
8 19 (36.54%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (36.54%) Ruby
8 19 (36.54%) TDD
8 19 (36.54%) Scrum
8 19 (36.54%) IPv4
8 19 (36.54%) IPv6
9 18 (34.62%) C
10 16 (30.77%) Degree
11 15 (28.85%) RANAP
11 15 (28.85%) Telecoms
11 15 (28.85%) Cisco
11 15 (28.85%) RTP
11 15 (28.85%) OOD
11 15 (28.85%) GSM
11 15 (28.85%) PBX

GDB
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (36.54%) IPv4
1 19 (36.54%) IPv6
2 15 (28.85%) RANAP
2 15 (28.85%) RTP
2 15 (28.85%) GSM
2 15 (28.85%) PBX
2 15 (28.85%) UMTS
2 15 (28.85%) LTE
2 15 (28.85%) Asterisk PBX
3 10 (19.23%) TCP/IP
4 7 (13.46%) VoIP
5 2 (3.85%) SAN
5 2 (3.85%) Wireless
6 1 (1.92%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 34 (65.38%) GCC
2 21 (40.38%) Subversion
3 15 (28.85%) Trac
4 9 (17.31%) Bugzilla
5 6 (11.54%) JIRA
6 3 (5.77%) Jenkins
6 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
7 2 (3.85%) WinDbg
8 1 (1.92%) Valgrind
8 1 (1.92%) Gerrit
General
1 15 (28.85%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.85%) Games
2 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.85%) Military
3 1 (1.92%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 29 (55.77%) Developer
2 19 (36.54%) C++ Developer
3 16 (30.77%) Software Engineer
4 10 (19.23%) Software Developer
5 8 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (13.46%) C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Graduate Software Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Graduate
8 2 (3.85%) Firmware Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Principal Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Junior Software Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Junior Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Junior
9 1 (1.92%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (65.38%) STL
1 34 (65.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 10 (19.23%) HTML
3 2 (3.85%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Kindle
2 6 (11.54%) Firmware
3 5 (9.62%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (5.77%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.85%) Physics
6 1 (1.92%) ASIC
6 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 46 (88.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (55.77%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (53.85%) Software Engineering
3 27 (51.92%) Multithreading
4 19 (36.54%) Performance Tuning
4 19 (36.54%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (36.54%) TDD
4 19 (36.54%) Scrum
5 15 (28.85%) OOD
5 15 (28.85%) OO
6 3 (5.77%) Test Automation
7 2 (3.85%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.85%) Cyber Security
7 2 (3.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (3.85%) Release Management
7 2 (3.85%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.85%) Information Security
8 1 (1.92%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 52 (100.00%) C++
2 29 (55.77%) Bash Shell
2 29 (55.77%) JavaScript
2 29 (55.77%) Python
3 19 (36.54%) Ruby
4 18 (34.62%) C
5 13 (25.00%) Perl
6 9 (17.31%) Shell Script
6 9 (17.31%) SQL
7 7 (13.46%) Java
8 3 (5.77%) Embedded C
8 3 (5.77%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 21 (40.38%) Security Cleared
2 19 (36.54%) SC Cleared
3 16 (30.77%) Degree
4 2 (3.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) ISO 9001
2 6 (11.54%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Cisco
2 2 (3.85%) VMware
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.85%) Toshiba
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago