The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 54 54 52
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing C 40 52 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.53% 4.51% 3.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.87% 7.36% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 37 41 25
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £27,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
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 South Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
582 707 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 51.41% 61.32% 57.21%
Number of salaries quoted 534 645 486
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,050 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

C
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

C Salary Trend in South Wales

C
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

C Salary Histogram in South Wales

C
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Torfaen +14 22 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Cardiff +7 10 £35,000 -17.64% 4
Bridgend +6 6 £35,000 +11.11% 1
Newport - 2 £42,500 - 3
C
Wales

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 63 (80.77%) C++
2 31 (39.74%) Java
3 28 (35.90%) Windows
3 28 (35.90%) Software Engineering
4 25 (32.05%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (32.05%) OOP
5 23 (29.49%) HTTP
6 21 (26.92%) Mac OS
7 20 (25.64%) UNIX
8 19 (24.36%) Digital Media
9 18 (23.08%) TCP/IP
9 18 (23.08%) Linux
9 18 (23.08%) IPTV
10 17 (21.79%) Multimedia
10 17 (21.79%) DTV
11 16 (20.51%) OOD
12 12 (15.38%) Degree
12 12 (15.38%) Web Services
13 11 (14.10%) C#
13 11 (14.10%) STL
13 11 (14.10%) JavaScript
13 11 (14.10%) Scrum
13 11 (14.10%) Qt
13 11 (14.10%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 10 (12.82%) Mobile Marketing
14 10 (12.82%) Advertising
14 10 (12.82%) Wireshark
14 10 (12.82%) Marketing
14 10 (12.82%) Computer Science
14 10 (12.82%) Embedded C

C
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the South 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.97%) Confluence
2 5 (6.41%) Apache
3 4 (5.13%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) SPSS
1 4 (5.13%) EViews
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.26%) PaaS
2 5 (6.41%) SaaS
3 3 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (29.49%) HTTP
2 18 (23.08%) TCP/IP
3 10 (12.82%) Wireshark
4 7 (8.97%) Internet
5 5 (6.41%) SSL
6 2 (2.56%) WAN
6 2 (2.56%) Ethernet
6 2 (2.56%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (2.56%) tcpdump
7 1 (1.28%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.28%) LAN
7 1 (1.28%) DVB
7 1 (1.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.54%) Big Data
2 8 (10.26%) MySQL
3 7 (8.97%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.85%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.56%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.56%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.56%) Riak
Development Applications
1 8 (10.26%) Jenkins
2 7 (8.97%) TestLink
2 7 (8.97%) JIRA
2 7 (8.97%) Fiddler
3 3 (3.85%) Subversion
3 3 (3.85%) GCC
3 3 (3.85%) GDB
3 3 (3.85%) Automake
4 1 (1.28%) JUnit
4 1 (1.28%) Cucumber
General
1 17 (21.79%) Multimedia
2 10 (12.82%) Advertising
2 10 (12.82%) Marketing
3 5 (6.41%) Finance
4 2 (2.56%) Banking
4 2 (2.56%) Retail
5 1 (1.28%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Legal
5 1 (1.28%) Military
5 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (35.90%) Software Engineer
2 23 (29.49%) Developer
3 15 (19.23%) C++ Developer
4 14 (17.95%) C Developer
5 11 (14.10%) C Software Engineer
5 11 (14.10%) Software Developer
5 11 (14.10%) Analyst
6 10 (12.82%) Test Engineer
6 10 (12.82%) C++ Software Developer
7 8 (10.26%) Test Analyst
8 6 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
9 5 (6.41%) C++ Software Engineer
10 4 (5.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 3 (3.85%) Integration Engineer
11 3 (3.85%) Embedded C++ Developer
11 3 (3.85%) Implementation Engineer
11 3 (3.85%) iOS Developer
12 2 (2.56%) Customer Analyst
12 2 (2.56%) Front-End Developer
12 2 (2.56%) Chief Information Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.38%) Web Services
2 11 (14.10%) STL
2 11 (14.10%) Qt
2 11 (14.10%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 10 (12.82%) HTML
4 6 (7.69%) iOS SDK
5 5 (6.41%) HTML5
5 5 (6.41%) CSS
5 5 (6.41%) Pthreads
5 5 (6.41%) POSIX
6 3 (3.85%) XML
7 2 (2.56%) JSON
7 2 (2.56%) jQuery
8 1 (1.28%) SOAP
8 1 (1.28%) REST
8 1 (1.28%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.36%) Digital Media
2 18 (23.08%) IPTV
3 17 (21.79%) DTV
4 10 (12.82%) Computer Science
5 9 (11.54%) Algorithms
6 5 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (5.13%) Grid Computing
8 3 (3.85%) Data Integration
9 2 (2.56%) Mathematics
9 2 (2.56%) Data Structures
9 2 (2.56%) Credit Risk
10 1 (1.28%) Statistics
10 1 (1.28%) Economics
10 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (35.90%) Windows
2 21 (26.92%) Mac OS
3 20 (25.64%) UNIX
4 18 (23.08%) Linux
5 7 (8.97%) Apple iOS
5 7 (8.97%) CentOS
6 5 (6.41%) Android
7 1 (1.28%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.90%) Software Engineering
2 25 (32.05%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (32.05%) OOP
3 16 (20.51%) OOD
4 11 (14.10%) Scrum
5 10 (12.82%) E-Commerce
5 10 (12.82%) Mobile Marketing
6 8 (10.26%) Manual Testing
7 7 (8.97%) Test Management
7 7 (8.97%) Product Management
7 7 (8.97%) TDD
7 7 (8.97%) Regression Testing
7 7 (8.97%) BDD
7 7 (8.97%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (8.97%) Bug Management
8 5 (6.41%) Cyber Security
8 5 (6.41%) Analytics
9 4 (5.13%) iOS Development
9 4 (5.13%) Validation
9 4 (5.13%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 63 (80.77%) C++
2 31 (39.74%) Java
3 11 (14.10%) JavaScript
3 11 (14.10%) C#
4 10 (12.82%) Python
4 10 (12.82%) Perl
4 10 (12.82%) Embedded C
5 8 (10.26%) SQL
6 7 (8.97%) Bash Shell
6 7 (8.97%) Objective-C
6 7 (8.97%) Ruby
6 7 (8.97%) Korn
7 5 (6.41%) Erlang
8 4 (5.13%) R
8 4 (5.13%) Embedded C++
8 4 (5.13%) MATLAB
9 3 (3.85%) PHP
10 2 (2.56%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.28%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 12 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (2.56%) CCNP
2 2 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.28%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.28%) CCNA
3 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Snort
Vendors
1 8 (10.26%) Google
2 7 (8.97%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.13%) Perforce
4 2 (2.56%) Cisco
4 2 (2.56%) Avaya
4 2 (2.56%) Riverbed
4 2 (2.56%) Sencha
4 2 (2.56%) Meraki
5 1 (1.28%) Zend
5 1 (1.28%) Apple
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cwmbran, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Online Resourcing
Salary: Substantial, sector-leading rewards package
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago