Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GNU Debugger
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 165 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 - +171
Permanent jobs citing GDB 12 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.43% 0.11% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.72% 0.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 0
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% - -
South East median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +15.79% +5.56%

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 696 615 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 24.73% 22.40% 22.92%
Number of salaries quoted 610 530 605
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £35,000 £29,900 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £61,250
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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -10 7 £47,500 -20.83%
Banbury +19 3 £60,000 +9.09%
Abingdon - 2 £56,250 - 1
GDB
South East

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 12 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (91.67%) Test Automation
2 11 (91.67%) JTAG
3 8 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (66.67%) Prototyping
3 8 (66.67%) Flash
3 8 (66.67%) Python
3 8 (66.67%) Perl
3 8 (66.67%) Firmware
3 8 (66.67%) ASIC
3 8 (66.67%) Benchmarking
3 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) C
4 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (25.00%) JIRA
5 3 (25.00%) Release Management
5 3 (25.00%) Subversion
5 3 (25.00%) Bugzilla
5 3 (25.00%) Device Driver
5 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
5 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
5 3 (25.00%) HTTP
5 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (25.00%) XML Schema
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) XML
5 3 (25.00%) XSLT
5 3 (25.00%) 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 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (25.00%) HTTP
1 3 (25.00%) Modbus
1 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Bugzilla
1 3 (25.00%) CMake
1 3 (25.00%) CppUnit
1 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (25.00%) Hudson
1 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (25.00%) JIRA
1 3 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (8.33%) Valgrind
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Firmware Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) C++ Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) Flash
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) XML
2 3 (25.00%) XML Schema
2 3 (25.00%) XSLT
3 1 (8.33%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) ASIC
1 8 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (25.00%) CAN bus
2 3 (25.00%) Device Driver
2 3 (25.00%) State Machine
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Test Automation
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Benchmarking
2 8 (66.67%) Prototyping
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (25.00%) Release Management
4 3 (25.00%) UML
5 2 (16.67%) Device Driver Development
5 2 (16.67%) Gantt Chart
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) System Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) Complexity Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Innovative Thinking
6 1 (8.33%) Machine Learning
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (66.67%) C
2 8 (66.67%) Perl
2 8 (66.67%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Assembly Language
4 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (91.67%) JTAG
2 3 (25.00%) MISRA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Firmware