The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 57 51 46
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Permanent jobs citing C 9 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.38% 1.73% 2.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.54% 3.17% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 6
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £47,500 £51,250
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 Cardiff region.

Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
355 221 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 54.28% 54.57% 63.13%
Number of salaries quoted 328 201 241
Average salary £35,000 £35,783 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.18% +10.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,550 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

C
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

C Salary Trend in Cardiff

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 10 (71.43%) C++
2 6 (42.86%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) Validation
4 4 (28.57%) UNIX
4 4 (28.57%) SAS
4 4 (28.57%) Embedded C
4 4 (28.57%) SPSS
4 4 (28.57%) MATLAB
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) R
4 4 (28.57%) Analytics
4 4 (28.57%) EViews
4 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (21.43%) Customer Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) ETL
6 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 2 (14.29%) Grid Computing
6 2 (14.29%) MySQL
6 2 (14.29%) PHP
6 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) HTTP
6 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (14.29%) Data Structures
6 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
6 2 (14.29%) tcpdump

C
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) SPSS
1 4 (28.57%) EViews
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 2 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (14.29%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Chief Information Officer
4 2 (14.29%) Customer Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Credit Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Support
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Statistical Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Development Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Data Structures
2 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Credit Risk
2 2 (14.29%) Grid Computing
3 1 (7.14%) Economics
3 1 (7.14%) Statistics
3 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 4 (28.57%) Validation
2 4 (28.57%) Analytics
3 3 (21.43%) Customer Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) ETL
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) B2B
5 1 (7.14%) Bioinformatics
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Econometrics
5 1 (7.14%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Operations Research
5 1 (7.14%) Business Development
5 1 (7.14%) Biostatistics
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C++
2 6 (42.86%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) Embedded C
3 4 (28.57%) MATLAB
3 4 (28.57%) R
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) PHP
5 2 (14.29%) Erlang
6 1 (7.14%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Snort
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago