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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 60 64 60
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing C 24 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.83% 1.08% 1.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.59% 2.24% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 5
Average salary £47,500 £27,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.72% -49.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £19,856 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £33,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
429 312 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 50.65% 48.00% 52.05%
Number of salaries quoted 367 284 268
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Cardiff

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 25 (73.53%) C++
2 18 (52.94%) Java
2 18 (52.94%) Linux
2 18 (52.94%) Software Engineering
3 17 (50.00%) Python
4 16 (47.06%) TCP/IP
4 16 (47.06%) Computer Science
4 16 (47.06%) Haskell
4 16 (47.06%) Erlang
4 16 (47.06%) Functional Programming
5 14 (41.18%) Lisp
5 14 (41.18%) UNIX
5 14 (41.18%) SQL
6 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (38.24%) SDLC
7 12 (35.29%) MySQL
7 12 (35.29%) HTTP
8 11 (32.35%) ETL
9 10 (29.41%) Snort
9 10 (29.41%) tcpdump
10 9 (26.47%) Scrum
11 8 (23.53%) .NET
11 8 (23.53%) Data Analysis
12 7 (20.59%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (20.59%) NoSQL
12 7 (20.59%) SaaS
12 7 (20.59%) Riak
12 7 (20.59%) Cyber Security
12 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
12 7 (20.59%) Windows

C
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 2 (5.88%) Tuxedo
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (47.06%) TCP/IP
2 12 (35.29%) HTTP
3 10 (29.41%) tcpdump
4 6 (17.65%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (8.82%) RFID
6 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) MySQL
2 7 (20.59%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (20.59%) NoSQL
2 7 (20.59%) Riak
3 5 (14.71%) Voldemort
4 2 (5.88%) Big Data
4 2 (5.88%) Informix
4 2 (5.88%) HPCC
5 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.94%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (8.82%) Electronics
2 2 (5.88%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.88%) Welsh Language
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Software Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Technical Leader
3 4 (11.76%) Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Software Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Technical Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Software Development Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Development Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Team Leader
5 2 (5.88%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (5.88%) Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Software Team Leader
5 2 (5.88%) Cyber Security Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Software Development Team Leader
5 2 (5.88%) .NET Architect
5 2 (5.88%) .NET Technical Architect
5 2 (5.88%) PHP Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Security Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) IT Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) .NET
2 5 (14.71%) CSS
2 5 (14.71%) Ajax
2 5 (14.71%) HTML
3 2 (5.88%) JSON
3 2 (5.88%) WPF
3 2 (5.88%) Zend Framework
3 2 (5.88%) Web Services
3 2 (5.88%) XML
4 1 (2.94%) LAMP
4 1 (2.94%) STL
4 1 (2.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) Computer Science
2 7 (20.59%) Data Structures
2 7 (20.59%) Algorithms
3 6 (17.65%) Grid Computing
4 3 (8.82%) Web 2.0
5 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.94%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 18 (52.94%) Linux
2 14 (41.18%) UNIX
3 7 (20.59%) Windows
4 3 (8.82%) Mac OS
5 2 (5.88%) VxWorks
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Software Engineering
2 16 (47.06%) Functional Programming
3 13 (38.24%) SDLC
3 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (32.35%) ETL
5 9 (26.47%) Scrum
6 8 (23.53%) Data Analysis
7 7 (20.59%) Cyber Security
8 6 (17.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 5 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (14.71%) MapReduce
10 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (8.82%) Online Security
11 3 (8.82%) OO
11 3 (8.82%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (8.82%) High Availability
11 3 (8.82%) Build Automation
11 3 (8.82%) Automation Testing
11 3 (8.82%) People Management
12 2 (5.88%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 25 (73.53%) C++
2 18 (52.94%) Java
3 17 (50.00%) Python
4 16 (47.06%) Haskell
4 16 (47.06%) Erlang
5 14 (41.18%) Lisp
5 14 (41.18%) SQL
6 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
7 6 (17.65%) C#
7 6 (17.65%) Scala
7 6 (17.65%) Clojure
8 5 (14.71%) Embedded C
8 5 (14.71%) SystemTap
9 3 (8.82%) Ruby
9 3 (8.82%) Embedded C++
9 3 (8.82%) Perl
9 3 (8.82%) PHP
10 2 (5.88%) Fortran
10 2 (5.88%) Assembly Language
10 2 (5.88%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
2 2 (5.88%) DO-178B
3 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) Snort
2 5 (14.71%) Firmware
3 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle
1 3 (8.82%) Sun
2 2 (5.88%) Zend
3 1 (2.94%) ESRI
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