The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GNU Debugger
Rank 416 425 435
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Permanent jobs citing GDB 27 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.082% 0.026%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.78% 0.63% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 3
Average salary £37,500 £60,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +27.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £52,500 £40,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £57,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £60,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +29.03%
Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3451 2860 3354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 15.24% 12.97% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2920 2452 2972
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
GDB
England

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -11 16 £37,500 -37.50% 1
Hampshire - 7 £29,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £48,750 - 3
Berkshire - 2 - -
GDB
England

GDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 46 (100.00%) C++
2 40 (86.96%) Linux
3 27 (58.70%) STL
3 27 (58.70%) Software Engineering
3 27 (58.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 27 (58.70%) GCC
4 23 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 23 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 21 (45.65%) Subversion
6 20 (43.48%) Python
7 19 (41.30%) C
8 17 (36.96%) Degree
9 15 (32.61%) RANAP
9 15 (32.61%) RTP
9 15 (32.61%) Telecoms
9 15 (32.61%) OO
9 15 (32.61%) OOD
9 15 (32.61%) GSM
9 15 (32.61%) PBX
9 15 (32.61%) UMTS
9 15 (32.61%) Cisco
9 15 (32.61%) Asterisk PBX
9 15 (32.61%) LTE
9 15 (32.61%) Trac
10 14 (30.43%) VoIP
10 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
11 13 (28.26%) Multithreading
12 12 (26.09%) SC Cleared
12 12 (26.09%) Ruby
12 12 (26.09%) Scrum

GDB
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (32.61%) GSM
1 15 (32.61%) PBX
1 15 (32.61%) UMTS
1 15 (32.61%) RTP
1 15 (32.61%) RANAP
1 15 (32.61%) LTE
1 15 (32.61%) Asterisk PBX
2 14 (30.43%) VoIP
3 12 (26.09%) IPv4
3 12 (26.09%) IPv6
4 11 (23.91%) TCP/IP
5 4 (8.70%) SAN
6 2 (4.35%) Wireless
7 1 (2.17%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 27 (58.70%) GCC
2 21 (45.65%) Subversion
3 15 (32.61%) Trac
4 10 (21.74%) Bugzilla
5 6 (13.04%) JIRA
6 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
6 4 (8.70%) Jenkins
7 2 (4.35%) WinDbg
8 1 (2.17%) Valgrind
8 1 (2.17%) Gerrit
General
1 15 (32.61%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.70%) Manufacturing
2 4 (8.70%) Games
3 2 (4.35%) Military
4 1 (2.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (50.00%) Developer
2 14 (30.43%) Software Engineer
3 12 (26.09%) C++ Developer
3 12 (26.09%) C++ Software Engineer
4 11 (23.91%) Software Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Graduate
5 4 (8.70%) Principal Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Firmware Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Graduate Software Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Junior Software Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Software Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Software Engineering Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Junior Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Junior
6 2 (4.35%) Engineering Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (58.70%) STL
1 27 (58.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 11 (23.91%) HTML
3 4 (8.70%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Kindle
2 6 (13.04%) Firmware
3 5 (10.87%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.17%) ASIC
4 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 40 (86.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (58.70%) Software Engineering
2 15 (32.61%) OO
2 15 (32.61%) OOD
3 13 (28.26%) Multithreading
4 12 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (26.09%) Scrum
4 12 (26.09%) TDD
5 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.52%) Release Management
6 3 (6.52%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (4.35%) Information Security
7 2 (4.35%) Cyber Security
7 2 (4.35%) Reverse Engineering
8 1 (2.17%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) C++
2 23 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 20 (43.48%) Python
4 19 (41.30%) C
5 12 (26.09%) Perl
5 12 (26.09%) Ruby
6 10 (21.74%) SQL
6 10 (21.74%) Shell Script
7 7 (15.22%) Java
8 1 (2.17%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.17%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 17 (36.96%) Degree
2 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
3 12 (26.09%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (23.91%) ISO 9001
2 6 (13.04%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Cisco
2 4 (8.70%) Toshiba
3 2 (4.35%) VMware
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
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