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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 52 50 65
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Permanent jobs citing C 18 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.76% 2.38% 1.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.14% 4.89% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 5
Average salary £50,000 £35,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.84% +22.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,350 £31,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,100 £41,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
350 327 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 53.76% 48.73% 41.28%
Number of salaries quoted 315 269 206
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 30 April 2016.

C Salary Histogram in Cardiff

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 22 (75.86%) C++
2 20 (68.97%) Erlang
2 20 (68.97%) Functional Programming
3 19 (65.52%) TCP/IP
4 18 (62.07%) Haskell
5 15 (51.72%) Data Analysis
5 15 (51.72%) Java
6 14 (48.28%) HTTP
6 14 (48.28%) Software Engineering
7 13 (44.83%) Online Security
8 11 (37.93%) Lisp
8 11 (37.93%) Unix
8 11 (37.93%) Linux
8 11 (37.93%) Python
8 11 (37.93%) Welsh Language
8 11 (37.93%) SDLC
9 10 (34.48%) SQL
10 9 (31.03%) MySQL
10 9 (31.03%) ETL
10 9 (31.03%) tcpdump
10 9 (31.03%) Computer Science
10 9 (31.03%) Snort
11 7 (24.14%) Grid Computing
11 7 (24.14%) Scala
11 7 (24.14%) Multithreading
11 7 (24.14%) Clojure
11 7 (24.14%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (24.14%) NoSQL
11 7 (24.14%) Riak
11 7 (24.14%) Machine Learning

C
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.45%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) EViews
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
1 1 (3.45%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (13.79%) IaaS
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (65.52%) TCP/IP
2 14 (48.28%) HTTP
3 9 (31.03%) tcpdump
4 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) MySQL
2 7 (24.14%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (24.14%) NoSQL
2 7 (24.14%) Riak
3 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (37.93%) Welsh Language
2 4 (13.79%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Software Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Software Engineer
4 7 (24.14%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 7 (24.14%) Erlang Developer
4 7 (24.14%) Security Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Development Manager
5 4 (13.79%) Software Development Manager
5 4 (13.79%) Software Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Product Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) RPG Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Data Protection Officer
7 1 (3.45%) IT Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Junior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Risk Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Risk Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) Ajax
1 1 (3.45%) JSON
1 1 (3.45%) WPF
1 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Computer Science
2 7 (24.14%) Grid Computing
3 2 (6.90%) AS400
3 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.90%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.45%) Economics
4 1 (3.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Linux
1 11 (37.93%) Unix
2 1 (3.45%) VxWorks
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Functional Programming
2 15 (51.72%) Data Analysis
3 14 (48.28%) Software Engineering
4 13 (44.83%) Online Security
5 11 (37.93%) SDLC
6 9 (31.03%) ETL
7 7 (24.14%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (24.14%) Machine Learning
7 7 (24.14%) Multithreading
8 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (13.79%) DevOps
9 4 (13.79%) Scrum
10 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
10 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
10 2 (6.90%) Microservices
10 2 (6.90%) Security Operations
11 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
11 1 (3.45%) Operations Research
11 1 (3.45%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) C++
2 20 (68.97%) Erlang
3 18 (62.07%) Haskell
4 15 (51.72%) Java
5 11 (37.93%) Lisp
5 11 (37.93%) Python
6 10 (34.48%) SQL
7 7 (24.14%) Clojure
7 7 (24.14%) Scala
8 2 (6.90%) MATLAB
8 2 (6.90%) Perl
8 2 (6.90%) RPG
8 2 (6.90%) RPG IV
8 2 (6.90%) RPG/400
9 1 (3.45%) Assembly Language
9 1 (3.45%) C#
9 1 (3.45%) Fortran
9 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
9 1 (3.45%) R
9 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) CBAP
2 2 (6.90%) CISSP
3 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.45%) CEH
3 1 (3.45%) CHFI
3 1 (3.45%) CISA
3 1 (3.45%) ISEB
3 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.45%) PhD
3 1 (3.45%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) DO-178B
2 1 (3.45%) IEC 61508
2 1 (3.45%) MISRA
2 1 (3.45%) MISRA C
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Snort
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Blue Coat
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