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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 54 61 48
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs citing C 10 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.63% 0.61% 1.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.29% 1.02% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 3
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 £40,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £44,500 £62,500
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 Cardiff region.

Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
304 294 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 49.43% 59.63% 57.01%
Number of salaries quoted 277 264 224
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £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 18 December 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 12 (70.59%) C++
2 7 (41.18%) UNIX
2 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
3 6 (35.29%) Java
4 5 (29.41%) Finance
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) HTTP
4 5 (29.41%) Degree
4 5 (29.41%) Erlang
4 5 (29.41%) SaaS
5 4 (23.53%) Analytics
5 4 (23.53%) EViews
5 4 (23.53%) R
5 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (23.53%) Algorithms
5 4 (23.53%) Grid Computing
5 4 (23.53%) SAS
5 4 (23.53%) SPSS
5 4 (23.53%) MATLAB
6 3 (17.65%) Validation
6 3 (17.65%) Embedded C
6 3 (17.65%) Linux
6 3 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
6 3 (17.65%) Customer Analytics
7 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
7 2 (11.76%) Credit Risk
7 2 (11.76%) tcpdump
7 2 (11.76%) Data Structures

C
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 4 (23.53%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) SPSS
1 4 (23.53%) EViews
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) SaaS
2 3 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) HTTP
2 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (11.76%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
1 2 (11.76%) Riak
1 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Software Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Chief Information Officer
3 2 (11.76%) Customer Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Development Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Support
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Statistical Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Business Development Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Credit Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Grid Computing
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (23.53%) Algorithms
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.76%) Credit Risk
3 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
3 2 (11.76%) Data Structures
4 1 (5.88%) Economics
4 1 (5.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) UNIX
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
2 4 (23.53%) Analytics
3 3 (17.65%) Customer Analytics
3 3 (17.65%) Validation
4 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
4 2 (11.76%) MapReduce
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.76%) ETL
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Bioinformatics
5 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) B2B
5 1 (5.88%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Operations Research
5 1 (5.88%) Business Development
5 1 (5.88%) Biostatistics
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) C++
2 6 (35.29%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) Erlang
4 4 (23.53%) R
4 4 (23.53%) MATLAB
5 3 (17.65%) Embedded C
6 2 (11.76%) PHP
7 1 (5.88%) Fortran
7 1 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Snort
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