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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 58 42 50
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Permanent jobs citing C 10 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.44% 2.07% 1.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.57% 4.88% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 6
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £27,500 £23,893
10% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £48,250 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
389 164 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 56.05% 42.49% 62.89%
Number of salaries quoted 344 146 275
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,300 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Cardiff

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 13 (61.90%) C++
2 8 (38.10%) Java
2 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
3 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (28.57%) Finance
4 5 (23.81%) Validation
4 5 (23.81%) SQL
4 5 (23.81%) UNIX
4 5 (23.81%) ETL
4 5 (23.81%) Embedded C
4 5 (23.81%) Analytics
4 5 (23.81%) Degree
5 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
5 4 (19.05%) EViews
5 4 (19.05%) R
5 4 (19.05%) MATLAB
5 4 (19.05%) SAS
5 4 (19.05%) MySQL
5 4 (19.05%) PHP
5 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (19.05%) SPSS
6 3 (14.29%) Grid Computing
6 3 (14.29%) Linux
6 3 (14.29%) HTTP
6 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 3 (14.29%) Project Management
6 3 (14.29%) tcpdump
6 3 (14.29%) SaaS
6 3 (14.29%) Customer Analytics
6 3 (14.29%) Data Structures

C
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 (19.05%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) SPSS
1 4 (19.05%) EViews
2 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (4.76%) MS Project
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) HTTP
1 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 3 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (14.29%) tcpdump
2 1 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) OLAP
3 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.76%) Big Data
3 1 (4.76%) HPCC
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Software Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Chief Information Officer
3 2 (9.52%) Customer Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Solutions Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Coordinator
4 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Support
4 1 (4.76%) Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Statistical Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Project Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
1 1 (4.76%) CSS
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
1 1 (4.76%) LAMP
1 1 (4.76%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
3 3 (14.29%) Data Structures
3 3 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 3 (14.29%) Grid Computing
4 2 (9.52%) Credit Risk
5 1 (4.76%) Economics
5 1 (4.76%) Statistics
5 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) UNIX
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
2 5 (23.81%) ETL
2 5 (23.81%) Validation
2 5 (23.81%) Analytics
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Customer Analytics
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
5 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.76%) Scrum
6 1 (4.76%) Econometrics
6 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.76%) MVC
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) C++
2 8 (38.10%) Java
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 5 (23.81%) Embedded C
4 4 (19.05%) MATLAB
4 4 (19.05%) PHP
4 4 (19.05%) R
5 3 (14.29%) Erlang
6 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.76%) Fortran
6 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) VCP4
2 1 (4.76%) Postgraduate
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Basel II
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Snort
2 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.76%) Zend
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