The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 65 48 49
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +1
Permanent jobs citing C 25 41 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.26% 3.77% 4.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.99% 7.31% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 21 40 23
Average salary £28,000 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.20% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
501 561 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 45.26% 51.56% 54.31%
Number of salaries quoted 459 509 416
Average salary £33,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C
Wales

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 10 July 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 10 July 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
Cardiff -11 10 £27,000 -48.57% 2
Newport +7 8 £32,000 -9.21% 1
Torfaen -6 3 £28,000 -22.22% 1
Gwent +3 2 £40,000 +25.00%
Bridgend +11 1 £45,000 +38.46%
C
Wales

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 29 (58.00%) C++
2 21 (42.00%) Java
3 17 (34.00%) Software Engineering
4 12 (24.00%) Linux
4 12 (24.00%) Android
5 10 (20.00%) Windows
5 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (18.00%) Mathematics
6 9 (18.00%) C#
7 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
8 7 (14.00%) Telecoms
8 7 (14.00%) HTML
8 7 (14.00%) OO
8 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (12.00%) SQL
9 6 (12.00%) Perl
9 6 (12.00%) Advertising
9 6 (12.00%) Perforce
9 6 (12.00%) Scrum
9 6 (12.00%) Multimedia
9 6 (12.00%) Computer Science
9 6 (12.00%) Android Development
10 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
10 5 (10.00%) Apple iOS
10 5 (10.00%) Degree
10 5 (10.00%) Objective-C
10 5 (10.00%) UNIX
10 5 (10.00%) Web Services
10 5 (10.00%) CSS
10 5 (10.00%) OOD

C
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 2 (4.00%) CMS
1 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.00%) Confluence
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Office
2 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) SAP SD
1 1 (2.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.00%) SAP MM
1 1 (2.00%) SAP PP
1 1 (2.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (6.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) HTTP
2 3 (6.00%) LAN
2 3 (6.00%) WAN
3 2 (4.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.00%) DNS
4 1 (2.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) MySQL
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) Riak
2 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.00%) MS Access
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.00%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.00%) JUnit
2 2 (4.00%) Selenium
3 1 (2.00%) Fiddler
3 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.00%) Subversion
3 1 (2.00%) Maven
3 1 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 7 (14.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (12.00%) Advertising
2 6 (12.00%) Multimedia
3 4 (8.00%) Electronics
4 1 (2.00%) Finance
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (36.00%) Developer
2 8 (16.00%) Software Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Test Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Android Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Junior
5 4 (8.00%) Graduate
5 4 (8.00%) Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Web Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Market Research Executive
7 2 (4.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Applications Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Programmer
7 2 (4.00%) Service Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) HTML
2 5 (10.00%) Web Services
2 5 (10.00%) CSS
3 4 (8.00%) Zend Framework
3 4 (8.00%) .NET
3 4 (8.00%) iOS SDK
4 3 (6.00%) jQuery
5 2 (4.00%) STL
5 2 (4.00%) JSON
5 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.00%) COM
5 2 (4.00%) MapReduce
5 2 (4.00%) Qt
5 2 (4.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (4.00%) HTML5
6 1 (2.00%) XHTML
6 1 (2.00%) Spring
6 1 (2.00%) Ajax
6 1 (2.00%) Java EE
6 1 (2.00%) JSR 170
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (12.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.00%) DTV
3 3 (6.00%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.00%) Grid Computing
4 2 (4.00%) IPTV
5 1 (2.00%) Statistics
5 1 (2.00%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.00%) Physics
5 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.00%) Linux
1 12 (24.00%) Android
2 10 (20.00%) Windows
3 5 (10.00%) UNIX
3 5 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (6.00%) Mac OS
4 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.00%) CentOS
5 1 (2.00%) OS/2
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.00%) OO
4 6 (12.00%) Scrum
4 6 (12.00%) Android Development
5 5 (10.00%) OOD
6 4 (8.00%) OOP
7 3 (6.00%) Web Development
7 3 (6.00%) UML
7 3 (6.00%) Cyber Security
7 3 (6.00%) Reverse Engineering
7 3 (6.00%) Change Control
7 3 (6.00%) Static Code Analysis
8 2 (4.00%) Market Research
8 2 (4.00%) Product Management
8 2 (4.00%) BDD
8 2 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.00%) ITIL
8 2 (4.00%) ITSM
8 2 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (58.00%) C++
2 21 (42.00%) Java
3 9 (18.00%) C#
4 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (12.00%) Perl
5 6 (12.00%) SQL
6 5 (10.00%) Objective-C
7 4 (8.00%) Python
7 4 (8.00%) PHP5
7 4 (8.00%) PHP
8 3 (6.00%) Erlang
9 2 (4.00%) Groovy
9 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
9 2 (4.00%) VB
9 2 (4.00%) Korn
10 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
10 1 (2.00%) VBA
10 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.00%) Embedded C
10 1 (2.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Degree
1 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.00%) MCP
3 2 (4.00%) CCNP
3 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.00%) Perforce
3 4 (8.00%) Zend
4 3 (6.00%) Coverity
4 3 (6.00%) Wind River
5 2 (4.00%) Meraki
5 2 (4.00%) Riverbed
5 2 (4.00%) Avaya
5 2 (4.00%) Cisco
5 2 (4.00%) Apple
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle
6 1 (2.00%) SAP
6 1 (2.00%) JDA
6 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.00%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.00%) Google
Newport, Gwent
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £34000 per annum - bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Deloitte
Salary: Excellent + package
Posted: 8 days ago
Cwmbran
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
South Wales
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago