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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Valgrind
Rank 892 885 879
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Permanent jobs citing Valgrind 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.001% 0.001%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.017% 0.006% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -

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
17858 16470 16622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.66% 15.22% 14.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14811 14032 14383
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Valgrind over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 within the UK.

Valgrind Salary Histogram in the UK

Valgrind
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Valgrind within the UK over the 3 months to 20 October 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
England -12 3 £46,500 +3.33% 2
Cambridge +2 2 £46,250 +2.77%
Cambridgeshire -3 2 £46,250 +2.77%
East of England -22 2 £46,250 +2.77%
Hampshire - 1 £46,500 -
South East - 1 £46,500 -
Fareham - 1 £46,500 -

Valgrind
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 5 (83.33%) C
2 5 (83.33%) Middleware
2 5 (83.33%) 3G
2 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (83.33%) 2G
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) LTE
3 4 (66.67%) CppUnit
3 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (66.67%) Coverity
3 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 4 (66.67%) 4G
3 4 (66.67%) High Availability
3 4 (66.67%) Device Driver
3 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (66.67%) Embedded C
3 4 (66.67%) SNMP
3 4 (66.67%) GSM
3 4 (66.67%) UMTS
4 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) Open Source
5 2 (33.33%) VMware

Valgrind
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) GlassFish
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) 3G
1 5 (83.33%) 2G
1 5 (83.33%) LTE
2 4 (66.67%) 4G
2 4 (66.67%) SNMP
2 4 (66.67%) GSM
2 4 (66.67%) UMTS
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) 3GPP
3 1 (16.67%) RNC
3 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) CppUnit
2 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) CruiseControl
4 1 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (16.67%) Maven
4 1 (16.67%) JUnit
4 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
4 1 (16.67%) Bugzilla
4 1 (16.67%) TestLink
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C++ Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) Java EE
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Device Driver
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Debian
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) Fault Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 5 (83.33%) C
3 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 4 (66.67%) Embedded C
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Coverity
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) MKS