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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 61 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing C 5 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.83% - 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.67% - 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £35,500 - £55,000
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
300 310 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 49.50% 54.48% 49.50%
Number of salaries quoted 267 282 185
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 21 October 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 11 (73.33%) C++
2 8 (53.33%) Linux
3 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
4 6 (40.00%) Java
5 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 4 (26.67%) Perl
6 4 (26.67%) UNIX
6 4 (26.67%) HTTP
6 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (26.67%) Erlang
6 4 (26.67%) SaaS
7 3 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
7 3 (20.00%) Coverity
7 3 (20.00%) Wind River
7 3 (20.00%) Grid Computing
7 3 (20.00%) Windows
7 3 (20.00%) OO
7 3 (20.00%) Python
7 3 (20.00%) PHP
7 3 (20.00%) SQL
7 3 (20.00%) MySQL
7 3 (20.00%) C#
7 3 (20.00%) Static Code Analysis
7 3 (20.00%) Cyber Security
7 3 (20.00%) Algorithms
8 2 (13.33%) Scrum
8 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
8 2 (13.33%) MapReduce
8 2 (13.33%) Riak

C
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) SaaS
2 3 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) tcpdump
2 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) Riak
General
1 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Development Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Graduate
3 2 (13.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Graduate Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Business Development Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Support
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) CSS
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) Zend Framework
1 2 (13.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Grid Computing
1 3 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) UNIX
3 3 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (6.67%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 3 (20.00%) OO
3 3 (20.00%) Static Code Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Cyber Security
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) MapReduce
4 2 (13.33%) Validation
5 1 (6.67%) Biostatistics
5 1 (6.67%) Parallel Computing
5 1 (6.67%) Business Development
5 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Bioinformatics
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
5 1 (6.67%) B2B
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) C++
2 6 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) Perl
3 4 (26.67%) Erlang
4 3 (20.00%) Python
4 3 (20.00%) PHP
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
5 2 (13.33%) PHP5
6 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.67%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Snort
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Coverity
1 3 (20.00%) Wind River
2 2 (13.33%) Zend
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Natural Resources Wales
Salary: £90,000 per annum + civil service pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Cardiff University
Posted: 5 days ago