The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for GDB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GDB over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GNU Debugger
UK / England
Rank 803 896 905
Rank change year-on-year +93 +9  
Permanent jobs citing GDB 16 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.020% 0.032% 0.024%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.10% 0.18% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8 29 15
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £88,250 £80,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +53.33% -6.25%  

GDB is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 15438 17467 16007
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 19.58% 18.21% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 13114 15047 13506
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

GDB
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing GDB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for GDB in England

GDB
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GDB in England.

Salary trend for GDB in England

GDB
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GDB in England over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for GDB in England

GDB
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GDB within the England region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +65 10 £88,750 +10.93% 1
South East +60 6 £57,500 +27.77% 2
GDB
UK

GDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 England region with a requirement for GDB.

1 30 (90.91%) Linux
2 29 (87.88%) C++
3 27 (81.82%) Multithreading
4 25 (75.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 25 (75.76%) STL
5 24 (72.73%) OO
6 23 (69.70%) Subversion
7 19 (57.58%) Software Engineering
8 17 (51.52%) C
8 17 (51.52%) Java
9 16 (48.48%) Ruby
9 16 (48.48%) Mathematics
9 16 (48.48%) Open Source
9 16 (48.48%) Go
10 15 (45.45%) Analytics
10 15 (45.45%) Finance
10 15 (45.45%) Python
10 15 (45.45%) Windows
11 14 (42.42%) SQL
11 14 (42.42%) MySQL
11 14 (42.42%) POSIX
11 14 (42.42%) Tomcat
11 14 (42.42%) nginx
11 14 (42.42%) Banking
11 14 (42.42%) LEMP Stack
12 13 (39.39%) Microservices
12 13 (39.39%) API Design
12 13 (39.39%) Sonatype Nexus
12 13 (39.39%) Jenkins
12 13 (39.39%) Enterprise Software

GDB
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 14 (42.42%) nginx
1 14 (42.42%) Tomcat
2 13 (39.39%) JBoss
2 13 (39.39%) Jetty
2 13 (39.39%) WebLogic
2 13 (39.39%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.03%) CloudStack
3 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) HTTP
1 13 (39.39%) HTTPS
1 13 (39.39%) SNMP
1 13 (39.39%) TCP/IP
2 10 (30.30%) Asterisk PBX
2 10 (30.30%) Diameter Protocol
2 10 (30.30%) GSM
2 10 (30.30%) LTE
2 10 (30.30%) PBX
2 10 (30.30%) RANAP
2 10 (30.30%) RTP
2 10 (30.30%) UMTS
2 10 (30.30%) Wireshark
3 4 (12.12%) MGW
3 4 (12.12%) SGSN
4 3 (9.09%) tcpdump
5 2 (6.06%) GGSN
6 1 (3.03%) DNS
6 1 (3.03%) Firewall
6 1 (3.03%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) MySQL
2 13 (39.39%) InterSystems Cache
2 13 (39.39%) Oracle Database
2 13 (39.39%) Oracle Database 11g
2 13 (39.39%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (39.39%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.03%) Redis
Development Applications
1 23 (69.70%) Subversion
2 13 (39.39%) Ant
2 13 (39.39%) CppUnit
2 13 (39.39%) Eclipse
2 13 (39.39%) Hudson
2 13 (39.39%) Jenkins
2 13 (39.39%) JUnit
2 13 (39.39%) Maven
2 13 (39.39%) Sonatype Nexus
2 13 (39.39%) Valgrind
2 13 (39.39%) XMLSpy
3 12 (36.36%) GCC
4 10 (30.30%) Trac
5 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.03%) GitLab
General
1 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 14 (42.42%) Banking
3 10 (30.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) C++ Software Engineer
1 17 (51.52%) Software Engineer
2 11 (33.33%) C++ Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) Senior Software Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Core Network Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Network Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Telecoms Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Telecoms Software Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Linux Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Applications Developer
6 2 (6.06%) C++ Applications Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Real Time Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior C++ Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Systems Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (75.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 25 (75.76%) STL
2 14 (42.42%) LEMP Stack
2 14 (42.42%) POSIX
3 13 (39.39%) CSS
3 13 (39.39%) DOM
3 13 (39.39%) HTML
3 13 (39.39%) J2EE
3 13 (39.39%) JAXB
3 13 (39.39%) JMS
3 13 (39.39%) JSP
3 13 (39.39%) Node.js
3 13 (39.39%) REST
3 13 (39.39%) RESTful
3 13 (39.39%) SAX
3 13 (39.39%) Web Services
3 13 (39.39%) WSDL
3 13 (39.39%) XML
3 13 (39.39%) XSD
3 13 (39.39%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) CUDA
4 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.03%) Equities
4 1 (3.03%) Fixed Income
4 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 30 (90.91%) Linux
2 15 (45.45%) Windows
3 4 (12.12%) Unix
4 2 (6.06%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (81.82%) Multithreading
2 24 (72.73%) OO
3 19 (57.58%) Software Engineering
4 16 (48.48%) Mathematics
4 16 (48.48%) Open Source
5 15 (45.45%) Analytics
6 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (39.39%) AOP
6 13 (39.39%) API Design
6 13 (39.39%) BPMN
6 13 (39.39%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (39.39%) ETL
6 13 (39.39%) Memory Management
6 13 (39.39%) Microservices
6 13 (39.39%) RUP
6 13 (39.39%) UML
6 13 (39.39%) Workflow
7 10 (30.30%) Cross-Platform Development
8 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
8 3 (9.09%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 29 (87.88%) C++
2 17 (51.52%) C
2 17 (51.52%) Java
3 16 (48.48%) Go
3 16 (48.48%) Ruby
4 15 (45.45%) Python
5 14 (42.42%) SQL
6 13 (39.39%) C#
6 13 (39.39%) Groovy
6 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
6 13 (39.39%) Scala
6 13 (39.39%) Shell Script
7 3 (9.09%) PHP
8 1 (3.03%) MATLAB
8 1 (3.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Cygwin
2 1 (3.03%) Ceph
2 1 (3.03%) KVM
2 1 (3.03%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Ansible
1 3 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (3.03%) Grafana
2 1 (3.03%) Graphite
2 1 (3.03%) Icinga
2 1 (3.03%) Kibana
2 1 (3.03%) logstash
2 1 (3.03%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Altova
1 13 (39.39%) Google
1 13 (39.39%) ILOG
1 13 (39.39%) Oracle
1 13 (39.39%) Splunk
2 10 (30.30%) Cisco
3 1 (3.03%) Perforce
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.03%) Solace
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £130000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago