The table below looks at the statistics for WinDbg skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinDbg over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WinDbg
Rank 885 871 888
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +17
Permanent jobs citing WinDbg 14 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.002% 0.001%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.075% 0.012% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 1
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £30,000 -
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -

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
18734 16222 17027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.10% 15.25% 14.57%
Number of salaries quoted 15523 13820 14720
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

WinDbg
Jobs Demand Trend

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

WinDbg Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WinDbg
Salary Trend

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

WinDbg Salary Trend in the UK

WinDbg
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WinDbg over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 within the UK.

WinDbg Salary Histogram in the UK

WinDbg
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WinDbg within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 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 -24 13 £37,500 -21.05%
Derby - 8 £37,500 -
Derbyshire - 8 £37,500 -
East Midlands - 8 £37,500 -
Gloucestershire - 3 - -
South West - 3 - -
South East -19 2 - -
Cheltenham - 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 - -
Dundee - 1 £22,000 -
Scotland - 1 £22,000 -

WinDbg
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing WinDbg 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 WinDbg.

1 24 (92.31%) C
1 24 (92.31%) C++
2 18 (69.23%) Windows
2 18 (69.23%) Software Engineering
3 16 (61.54%) Linux
4 10 (38.46%) MPEG
4 10 (38.46%) Embedded C
4 10 (38.46%) Assembly Language
4 10 (38.46%) Firmware
4 10 (38.46%) Device Driver
5 9 (34.62%) .NET
6 8 (30.77%) OpenGL
6 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 8 (30.77%) C#
6 8 (30.77%) Visual Studio
6 8 (30.77%) 3D Graphics
6 8 (30.77%) Streaming Video
6 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (30.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 8 (30.77%) Embedded Linux
6 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
6 8 (30.77%) Reverse Engineering
6 8 (30.77%) Visualisation
6 8 (30.77%) GDB
6 8 (30.77%) Direct3D
6 8 (30.77%) Cyber Security
7 6 (23.08%) Atmel
7 6 (23.08%) Android
7 6 (23.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 6 (23.08%) Banking

WinDbg
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing WinDbg 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 WinDbg. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Wireless
2 2 (7.69%) Wireshark
3 1 (3.85%) PBX
3 1 (3.85%) VoIP
3 1 (3.85%) SMTP
3 1 (3.85%) HTTP
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Data Mining
1 1 (3.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Visual Studio
1 8 (30.77%) GDB
2 1 (3.85%) PostSharp
2 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.85%) Fiddler
General
1 6 (23.08%) Banking
2 4 (15.38%) Military
3 3 (11.54%) Advertising
4 2 (7.69%) Electronics
5 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Software Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) Junior
2 3 (11.54%) Junior Software Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Leader
4 1 (3.85%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Graduate
4 1 (3.85%) Performance Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) .NET
2 8 (30.77%) OpenGL
2 8 (30.77%) Direct3D
3 1 (3.85%) Autofac
3 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Device Driver
1 10 (38.46%) MPEG
1 10 (38.46%) Firmware
2 8 (30.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 8 (30.77%) 3D Graphics
2 8 (30.77%) Streaming Video
2 8 (30.77%) Visualisation
3 4 (15.38%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) Windows
2 16 (61.54%) Linux
3 8 (30.77%) Embedded Linux
4 6 (23.08%) Android
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Software Engineering
2 8 (30.77%) Reverse Engineering
2 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) Cyber Security
3 6 (23.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 6 (23.08%) Information Security
4 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.85%) Memory Management
4 1 (3.85%) WFM
4 1 (3.85%) Performance Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (92.31%) C
1 24 (92.31%) C++
2 10 (38.46%) Embedded C
2 10 (38.46%) Assembly Language
3 8 (30.77%) C#
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) DV Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) PhD
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) Atmel
3 4 (15.38%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) Akamai
4 1 (3.85%) Verint
4 1 (3.85%) HP