The table below looks at the statistics for GDB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GDB over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GNU Debugger
Rank 201 210 216
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Permanent jobs citing GDB 3 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.068% 0.25% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.44% 1.57% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 9
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £56,250
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -33.33%
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 Surrey region.

Development Applications Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
689 830 814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 15.59% 16.11% 15.43%
Number of salaries quoted 624 713 723
Average salary £50,000 £45,001 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.10% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

GDB
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

GDB Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

GDB
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

GDB Salary Trend in Surrey

GDB
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GDB within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Guildford +6 3 £40,000 -20.00%
GDB
South East

GDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 9 (100.00%) STL
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) C++
1 9 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 9 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 9 (100.00%) GCC
2 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) RTP
3 4 (44.44%) OO
3 4 (44.44%) OOD
3 4 (44.44%) GSM
3 4 (44.44%) PBX
3 4 (44.44%) UMTS
3 4 (44.44%) LTE
3 4 (44.44%) RANAP
3 4 (44.44%) Trac
3 4 (44.44%) Diameter Protocol
3 4 (44.44%) Asterisk PBX
3 4 (44.44%) Subversion
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) Ruby

GDB
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) GSM
1 4 (44.44%) PBX
1 4 (44.44%) UMTS
1 4 (44.44%) RTP
1 4 (44.44%) RANAP
1 4 (44.44%) LTE
1 4 (44.44%) Asterisk PBX
1 4 (44.44%) Diameter Protocol
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) GCC
2 4 (44.44%) Trac
2 4 (44.44%) Subversion
General
1 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) STL
1 9 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) OO
3 4 (44.44%) OOD
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Ruby
2 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco