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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 61 58 43
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Permanent jobs citing C 7 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.05% 1.00% 1.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.26% 1.96% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 5
Average salary £17,945 £55,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-67.37% +69.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
310 306 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 46.55% 50.92% 49.32%
Number of salaries quoted 281 265 167
Average salary £35,000 £34,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.19% +0.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £44,180 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 20 August 2014, 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 9 (60.00%) C++
2 8 (53.33%) Linux
3 5 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) Perl
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) Windows
5 3 (20.00%) C#
5 3 (20.00%) UNIX
5 3 (20.00%) HTML
5 3 (20.00%) OO
5 3 (20.00%) Python
5 3 (20.00%) HTTP
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) Erlang
5 3 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 3 (20.00%) Coverity
5 3 (20.00%) Wind River
5 3 (20.00%) SaaS
5 3 (20.00%) Static Code Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Cyber Security
6 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
6 2 (13.33%) MapReduce
6 2 (13.33%) Riak
6 2 (13.33%) Zend
6 2 (13.33%) Zend Framework
6 2 (13.33%) PHP5

C
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) Riak
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Advertising
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Graduate
4 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Development Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Business Development Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (6.67%) CRM Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Business Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (13.33%) CSS
2 2 (13.33%) Web Services
2 2 (13.33%) JSON
2 2 (13.33%) Zend Framework
3 1 (6.67%) jQuery
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Grid Computing
1 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
3 3 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (6.67%) OS/2
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Static Code Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Cyber Security
3 3 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 3 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) MapReduce
5 1 (6.67%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) Business Development
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) C++
2 5 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) Perl
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) Python
4 3 (20.00%) C#
4 3 (20.00%) Erlang
5 2 (13.33%) PHP5
5 2 (13.33%) PHP
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (20.00%) Coverity
1 3 (20.00%) Wind River
2 2 (13.33%) Zend
3 1 (6.67%) Sitecore
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