The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 17 14 17
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing C 7 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 10.61% 10.77% 11.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% 13.46% 15.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 7
Average salary £35,250 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.02% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £41,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,050 £41,000 £41,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
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 North Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
49 52 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 74.24% 80.00% 71.60%
Number of salaries quoted 37 45 52
Average salary £36,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £43,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C across the North Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

C
Salary Trend in North Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C across the North Wales region.

C Salary Trend in North Wales

C
Salary Histogram in North Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the North Wales region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

C Salary Histogram in North Wales

C
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wrexham - 5 - -
Denbighshire - 1 £45,000 -
C
Wales

C
Top 25 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 10 (62.50%) Embedded C
2 9 (56.25%) Electronics
3 8 (50.00%) Device Driver
3 8 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 8 (50.00%) Firmware
4 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
5 5 (31.25%) Software Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
5 5 (31.25%) Numerical Analysis
5 5 (31.25%) WiX
5 5 (31.25%) Qt
5 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (31.25%) MSI
5 5 (31.25%) C++
5 5 (31.25%) XML
5 5 (31.25%) Windows
5 5 (31.25%) Linux
5 5 (31.25%) GAMP
5 5 (31.25%) Data Management
6 2 (12.50%) C#
6 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 2 (12.50%) CAN bus
7 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
7 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
7 1 (6.25%) Military

C
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the North Wales 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MSI
1 5 (31.25%) WiX
General
1 9 (56.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 8 (50.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Software Architect
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Architect
2 5 (31.25%) Architect
2 5 (31.25%) Software Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) XML
1 5 (31.25%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
2 5 (31.25%) Software Testing
2 5 (31.25%) Numerical Analysis
2 5 (31.25%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Embedded C
2 5 (31.25%) C++
3 2 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) GAMP
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Firmware