Period
to 17 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for GDB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GDB over the 6 months to 17 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GNU Debugger
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 168 181
Rank change year-on-year +6 +13 -9
Permanent jobs citing GDB 14 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.47% 0.073% 0.066%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.96% 0.36% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 2
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.83% +33.33% -10.00%
10th Percentile £38,750 £57,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £59,750 £62,500 £47,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £60,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -20.83% +33.33% +12.50%

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

All Development Application Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 713 555 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 23.88% 20.23% 23.25%
Number of salaries quoted 649 498 599
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £34,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,050 £67,500 £62,100
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

GDB
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing GDB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for GDB in Oxfordshire

GDB
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for GDB in Oxfordshire

GDB
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GDB in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 17 June 2018.

Salary histogram for GDB in Oxfordshire

GDB
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GDB within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -11 12 £47,500 -20.83%
Banbury +17 2 £60,000 - 2
GDB
South East

For the 6 months to 17 June 2018, IT jobs citing GDB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for GDB.

1 14 (100.00%) C++
2 13 (92.86%) Test Automation
2 13 (92.86%) JTAG
3 11 (78.57%) Embedded Systems
3 11 (78.57%) Prototyping
3 11 (78.57%) Flash
3 11 (78.57%) Python
3 11 (78.57%) Perl
3 11 (78.57%) Firmware
3 11 (78.57%) ASIC
3 11 (78.57%) Benchmarking
3 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (78.57%) C
4 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) JIRA
5 2 (14.29%) Release Management
5 2 (14.29%) Subversion
5 2 (14.29%) Bugzilla
5 2 (14.29%) Device Driver
5 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
5 2 (14.29%) Ethernet
5 2 (14.29%) HTTP
5 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 2 (14.29%) XML Schema
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) XML
5 2 (14.29%) XSLT
5 2 (14.29%) Linux

GDB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Ethernet
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
1 2 (14.29%) Modbus
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Bugzilla
1 2 (14.29%) CMake
1 2 (14.29%) CppUnit
1 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) Hudson
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (7.14%) Valgrind
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Firmware Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Firmware Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) C++ Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) Flash
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) XML Schema
2 2 (14.29%) XSLT
3 1 (7.14%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) ASIC
1 11 (78.57%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (14.29%) CAN bus
2 2 (14.29%) Device Driver
2 2 (14.29%) State Machine
3 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Test Automation
2 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) Benchmarking
2 11 (78.57%) Prototyping
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (14.29%) Release Management
4 2 (14.29%) UML
5 1 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Complexity Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Device Driver Development
5 1 (7.14%) Gantt Chart
5 1 (7.14%) Innovative Thinking
5 1 (7.14%) Machine Learning
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (78.57%) C
2 11 (78.57%) Perl
2 11 (78.57%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (92.86%) JTAG
2 2 (14.29%) MISRA
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Firmware