The table below looks at the statistics for Valgrind skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Valgrind over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Valgrind
Rank - 889 883
Permanent jobs citing Valgrind 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.001% 0.002%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.006% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
UK excluding London average salary - £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17829 16807 17402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.92% 15.35% 15.07%
Number of salaries quoted 15072 14009 15309
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Valgrind
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Valgrind within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Valgrind Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Valgrind
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Valgrind within the UK.

Valgrind Salary Trend in the UK

Valgrind
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Valgrind 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 Valgrind.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Middleware
2 4 (80.00%) 3G
2 4 (80.00%) 2G
2 4 (80.00%) LTE
2 4 (80.00%) 4G
2 4 (80.00%) CppUnit
2 4 (80.00%) Device Driver
2 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded C
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) GSM
2 4 (80.00%) UMTS
2 4 (80.00%) SNMP
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) High Availability
2 4 (80.00%) Coverity
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) VMware

Valgrind
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Valgrind 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 Valgrind. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) GSM
1 4 (80.00%) UMTS
1 4 (80.00%) SNMP
1 4 (80.00%) 3G
1 4 (80.00%) 2G
1 4 (80.00%) LTE
1 4 (80.00%) 4G
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) CppUnit
2 2 (40.00%) CruiseControl
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C++ Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Device Driver
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Debian
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) High Availability
2 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded C
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Coverity
2 2 (40.00%) VMware