The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GNU Debugger
England / South West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 241 - 239
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing GDB 1 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.019% - 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.077% - 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 11
Median salary £55,000 - £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 - £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +29.41% -15.00%  

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 the South West with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1301 1007 1148
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 24.58% 19.21% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2856 2293 2434
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £65,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.40%  

GDB
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing GDB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for GDB in the South West

GDB
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for GDB in the South West

GDB
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GDB within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Gloucestershire - 1 £55,000 -
GDB
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 South West region with a requirement for GDB.

1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (100.00%) IDA Disassembler

GDB
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) IDA Disassembler
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Security Researcher
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Researcher
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared