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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 72 67 46
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -21
Permanent jobs citing C 25 27 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.04% 2.36% 3.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.92% 4.90% 7.28%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 40
Average salary £36,000 £32,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £24,100 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £55,000
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
637 551 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 52.00% 48.12% 51.46%
Number of salaries quoted 544 508 511
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 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
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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 -3 12 £32,500 +25.00% 2
Torfaen -3 10 £38,000 -10.58%
Bridgend -6 1 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Newport -14 1 - - 1
C
Wales

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 62 (79.49%) C++
2 38 (48.72%) Java
3 36 (46.15%) Software Engineering
4 32 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (35.90%) OO
6 26 (33.33%) Windows
6 26 (33.33%) Degree
7 24 (30.77%) Computer Science
7 24 (30.77%) JavaScript
8 23 (29.49%) Linux
9 22 (28.21%) SQL
9 22 (28.21%) HTTP
10 18 (23.08%) ETL
10 18 (23.08%) UML
11 17 (21.79%) Python
11 17 (21.79%) HTML
12 16 (20.51%) PlayReady
13 15 (19.23%) Apple iOS
13 15 (19.23%) Web Application Development
13 15 (19.23%) Internet
13 15 (19.23%) DRM
13 15 (19.23%) Android
13 15 (19.23%) Objective-C
13 15 (19.23%) DVB
14 14 (17.95%) OOD
15 13 (16.67%) Big Data
16 12 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (15.38%) Perl
16 12 (15.38%) Multimedia
16 12 (15.38%) IPTV

C
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 (2.56%) Tuxedo
2 1 (1.28%) LiveLink
2 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.28%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.82%) PaaS
2 6 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (28.21%) HTTP
2 15 (19.23%) Internet
2 15 (19.23%) DVB
3 10 (12.82%) TCP/IP
4 6 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (7.69%) tcpdump
5 4 (5.13%) RFID
6 2 (2.56%) VoIP
7 1 (1.28%) WAN
7 1 (1.28%) SNMP
7 1 (1.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.67%) Big Data
2 11 (14.10%) NoSQL
3 10 (12.82%) Data Mining
4 9 (11.54%) MySQL
5 8 (10.26%) VoltDB
6 3 (3.85%) HPCC
6 3 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.85%) Riak
6 3 (3.85%) Voldemort
7 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.56%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.56%) Informix
8 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.28%) OLAP
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (14.10%) JIRA
2 6 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.13%) Subversion
3 4 (5.13%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (2.56%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.28%) JUnit
5 1 (1.28%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.28%) StarTeam
5 1 (1.28%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (15.38%) Multimedia
2 10 (12.82%) Marketing
2 10 (12.82%) Advertising
3 9 (11.54%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.41%) Aerospace
4 5 (6.41%) Electronics
5 4 (5.13%) Automotive
6 3 (3.85%) Military
7 2 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (32.05%) Software Engineer
2 20 (25.64%) Developer
3 10 (12.82%) Team Leader
4 8 (10.26%) Architect
5 7 (8.97%) Analyst
6 5 (6.41%) Software Architect
6 5 (6.41%) Desktop Team Leader
6 5 (6.41%) Database Developer
7 4 (5.13%) C++ Developer
7 4 (5.13%) Development Manager
7 4 (5.13%) Software Manager
7 4 (5.13%) Software Development Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) PHP Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Test Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) AWS Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Android Developer
9 2 (2.56%) ScrumMaster
9 2 (2.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.79%) HTML
2 16 (20.51%) PlayReady
3 8 (10.26%) .NET
4 7 (8.97%) CSS
5 5 (6.41%) Web Services
5 5 (6.41%) OpenGL
5 5 (6.41%) Ajax
5 5 (6.41%) GStreamer
6 4 (5.13%) POCO
6 4 (5.13%) iOS SDK
6 4 (5.13%) Android SDK
7 3 (3.85%) Zend Framework
8 2 (2.56%) WebKit
8 2 (2.56%) LAMP
9 1 (1.28%) XML
9 1 (1.28%) STL
9 1 (1.28%) Qt
9 1 (1.28%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 1 (1.28%) JSON
9 1 (1.28%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 12 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (15.38%) IPTV
3 11 (14.10%) DTV
4 10 (12.82%) Cryptography
4 10 (12.82%) iPhone
4 10 (12.82%) iPad
5 6 (7.69%) Data Structures
5 6 (7.69%) Algorithms
5 6 (7.69%) Streaming Video
6 5 (6.41%) Mobile App
7 4 (5.13%) Grid Computing
7 4 (5.13%) Physics
7 4 (5.13%) Web 2.0
8 3 (3.85%) Over-the-Top Content
9 2 (2.56%) Digital Media
9 2 (2.56%) Video on Demand
10 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
10 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.28%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 26 (33.33%) Windows
2 23 (29.49%) Linux
3 15 (19.23%) Android
3 15 (19.23%) Apple iOS
4 11 (14.10%) Mac OS
5 10 (12.82%) Mac OS X
6 8 (10.26%) UNIX
7 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.28%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (46.15%) Software Engineering
2 32 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (35.90%) OO
4 18 (23.08%) UML
4 18 (23.08%) ETL
5 15 (19.23%) DRM
5 15 (19.23%) Web Application Development
6 14 (17.95%) OOD
7 11 (14.10%) SDLC
8 10 (12.82%) Mobile Marketing
8 10 (12.82%) Android Development
8 10 (12.82%) iOS Development
8 10 (12.82%) E-Commerce
9 9 (11.54%) Configuration Management
9 9 (11.54%) Scrum
10 8 (10.26%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (8.97%) Cyber Security
12 6 (7.69%) Functional Programming
12 6 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 6 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 62 (79.49%) C++
2 38 (48.72%) Java
3 24 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 22 (28.21%) SQL
5 17 (21.79%) Python
6 15 (19.23%) Objective-C
7 12 (15.38%) Perl
8 9 (11.54%) Embedded C
8 9 (11.54%) C#
9 8 (10.26%) Shell Script
10 7 (8.97%) Erlang
11 6 (7.69%) Haskell
11 6 (7.69%) Lisp
12 5 (6.41%) Embedded C++
12 5 (6.41%) PHP
13 4 (5.13%) Ruby
14 3 (3.85%) SystemTap
15 2 (2.56%) Assembly Language
16 1 (1.28%) MATLAB
16 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) PhD
3 1 (1.28%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.69%) Firmware
1 6 (7.69%) Snort
2 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (14.10%) Perforce
2 9 (11.54%) Apple
3 5 (6.41%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.13%) Green Hills
4 4 (5.13%) Oracle
5 3 (3.85%) Zend
6 2 (2.56%) Google
6 2 (2.56%) Sun
7 1 (1.28%) Motorola
7 1 (1.28%) Remedy
7 1 (1.28%) Coverity
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