The table below looks at the statistics for GDB skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GDB over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GNU Debugger
Rank 236 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GDB 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.080% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.55% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -
GDB
England

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

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
903 880 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.46% 16.50% 10.76%
Number of salaries quoted 779 787 430
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GDB
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

GDB Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

GDB
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

GDB Salary Trend in the West Midlands

GDB
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GDB within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
Warwickshire - 5 £35,000 -
GDB
England

GDB
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 19 (100.00%) C
1 19 (100.00%) C++
1 19 (100.00%) Unix
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
1 19 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 19 (100.00%) X-Windows
1 19 (100.00%) Subversion
1 19 (100.00%) OpenMP
1 19 (100.00%) Degree
1 19 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 19 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 19 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 19 (100.00%) Qt
1 19 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 19 (100.00%) Open Source
1 19 (100.00%) CUDA
1 19 (100.00%) Cygwin
2 16 (84.21%) Parallel Programming
3 11 (57.89%) Multithreading
4 7 (36.84%) Analytics

GDB
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Development Applications
1 19 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 19 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 19 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (78.95%) Applications Developer
2 15 (78.95%) C++ Applications Developer
2 15 (78.95%) Linux Developer
3 9 (47.37%) Senior C++ Developer
3 9 (47.37%) Senior Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Senior Applications Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Senior C++ Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) OpenMP
1 19 (100.00%) Qt
1 19 (100.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 19 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 19 (100.00%) CUDA
1 19 (100.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
1 19 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 19 (100.00%) Unix
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Open Source
2 16 (84.21%) Parallel Programming
3 11 (57.89%) Multithreading
4 7 (36.84%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C
1 19 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 19 (100.00%) Cygwin