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

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 10 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing C 10 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 15.15% 6.45% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 9.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £43,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
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
40 41 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 60.61% 66.13% 68.29%
Number of salaries quoted 37 37 25
Average salary £37,500 £31,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.11% -9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £47,500 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
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 20 October 2014. 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
Denbighshire - 8 £38,750 -
Flintshire - 2 £37,500 -
C
Wales

C
Top 9 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 8 (80.00%) Firmware
2 8 (80.00%) Ethernet
2 8 (80.00%) Electronics
2 8 (80.00%) Device Driver
3 2 (20.00%) CAN bus
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP

C
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 (80.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 8 (80.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 8 (80.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Device Driver
2 2 (20.00%) CAN bus
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (20.00%) C#
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Firmware