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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GDB over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GNU Debugger
England / West Midlands
Rank - 213 -
Permanent jobs citing GDB 0 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.27% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.86% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 16 0
Median salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+21.87% +6.66%

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
722 862 699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.29% 14.60% 14.02%
Number of salaries quoted 626 754 626
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GDB
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing GDB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing GDB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for GDB.

1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) C
3 3 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) X-Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (50.00%) LAMP
3 3 (50.00%) OpenMP
3 3 (50.00%) Ruby
3 3 (50.00%) Qt
3 3 (50.00%) Parallel Programming
3 3 (50.00%) Open Source
3 3 (50.00%) CUDA
3 3 (50.00%) tcpdump
3 3 (50.00%) Puppet
3 3 (50.00%) Cygwin
3 3 (50.00%) Magento
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) Analytics
3 3 (50.00%) Ansible
3 3 (50.00%) DevOps
3 3 (50.00%) Go

GDB
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) CloudStack
1 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (16.67%) nginx
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) tcpdump
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) GitLab
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Applications Developer
1 3 (50.00%) C++ Applications Developer
1 3 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Linux Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Cloud Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) LAMP
1 3 (50.00%) OpenMP
1 3 (50.00%) Qt
1 3 (50.00%) X-Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (50.00%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Analytics
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps
1 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
1 3 (50.00%) Parallel Programming
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C
1 3 (50.00%) C++
1 3 (50.00%) Go
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
1 3 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Cygwin
2 1 (16.67%) Ceph
2 1 (16.67%) KVM
2 1 (16.67%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Ansible
1 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) Grafana
2 1 (16.67%) Graphite
2 1 (16.67%) Icinga
2 1 (16.67%) Kibana
2 1 (16.67%) logstash
2 1 (16.67%) Nagios