The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GNU Debugger
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing GDB 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +46.66%
Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
505 628 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.21% 12.54% 13.67%
Number of salaries quoted 404 552 562
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
GDB
England

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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) AIX
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 5 (100.00%) X-Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Qt
1 5 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
1 5 (100.00%) OpenMP
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
1 5 (100.00%) CUDA
1 5 (100.00%) Cygwin
2 4 (80.00%) Parallel Programming

GDB
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Applications Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C++ Applications Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C++ Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Applications Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) X-Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Qt
1 5 (100.00%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
1 5 (100.00%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) AIX
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (80.00%) Parallel Programming
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Cygwin