The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank - 14 23
Permanent jobs citing C 0 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend - 8.62% 5.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 16.67% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 5
Average salary - £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend region.

Programming Languages Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
22 30 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 37.29% 51.72% 64.58%
Number of salaries quoted 18 30 62
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,050 £33,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

C
Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C across the Bridgend region.

C Salary Trend in Bridgend

C
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing C 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 C.

1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) C++
1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) OOP
1 7 (87.50%) STL
1 7 (87.50%) Web Services
1 7 (87.50%) Qt
1 7 (87.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) SunGard
3 1 (12.50%) Remedy
3 1 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Media

C
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing C 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 C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
1 7 (87.50%) C++ Developer
2 6 (75.00%) C++/C# Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) STL
1 7 (87.50%) Web Services
1 7 (87.50%) Qt
1 7 (87.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) OOP
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) C++
1 7 (87.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) SunGard
1 1 (12.50%) Remedy