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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 64 59 51
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs citing C 29 31 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.61% 2.66% 3.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.37% 5.19% 7.44%
Number of salaries quoted 24 30 24
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £32,000 £24,500
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%
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
540 597 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 48.69% 51.20% 49.20%
Number of salaries quoted 497 550 390
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -4 11 £42,500 +18.05% 2
Cardiff -3 7 £17,945 -67.37% 1
Newport +10 6 £32,000 -14.66% 1
Bridgend +15 3 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Gwent +2 1 - -
C
Wales

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 36 (65.45%) C++
2 20 (36.36%) Java
3 16 (29.09%) Windows
4 14 (25.45%) Software Engineering
5 12 (21.82%) Linux
5 12 (21.82%) OOP
6 10 (18.18%) C#
6 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (18.18%) Multimedia
7 9 (16.36%) OOD
7 9 (16.36%) HTTP
7 9 (16.36%) Android
7 9 (16.36%) Mac OS
8 8 (14.55%) Mathematics
8 8 (14.55%) DTV
8 8 (14.55%) Perl
8 8 (14.55%) Web Services
9 7 (12.73%) Telecoms
9 7 (12.73%) IPTV
9 7 (12.73%) UNIX
10 6 (10.91%) OO
10 6 (10.91%) Python
10 6 (10.91%) JavaScript
10 6 (10.91%) Perforce
10 6 (10.91%) Scrum
10 6 (10.91%) Advertising
10 6 (10.91%) Wireshark
10 6 (10.91%) Cyber Security
11 5 (9.09%) Digital Media
11 5 (9.09%) Jenkins

C
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 3 (5.45%) Confluence
2 2 (3.64%) CMS
3 1 (1.82%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Office
2 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.82%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.82%) SAP SD
1 1 (1.82%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.82%) SAP MM
1 1 (1.82%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (5.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.36%) HTTP
2 6 (10.91%) Wireshark
3 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.45%) WAN
3 3 (5.45%) Ethernet
4 2 (3.64%) LAN
5 1 (1.82%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) MySQL
1 2 (3.64%) Riak
1 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.82%) Jackrabbit
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.82%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.45%) Fiddler
2 3 (5.45%) JIRA
3 2 (3.64%) JUnit
3 2 (3.64%) Selenium
4 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.82%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.82%) Maven
4 1 (1.82%) Subversion
4 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (18.18%) Multimedia
2 7 (12.73%) Telecoms
3 6 (10.91%) Advertising
4 2 (3.64%) Electronics
4 2 (3.64%) Finance
5 1 (1.82%) Legal
5 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (32.73%) Developer
2 9 (16.36%) Software Engineer
3 8 (14.55%) Test Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Software Developer
5 5 (9.09%) C++ Developer
5 5 (9.09%) C Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Graduate
6 4 (7.27%) C Software Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Junior
7 3 (5.45%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Android Developer
7 3 (5.45%) C++ Software Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Integration Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.64%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Software Test Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Cisco Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.55%) Web Services
2 5 (9.09%) Qt
2 5 (9.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 5 (9.09%) HTML
2 5 (9.09%) STL
3 4 (7.27%) .NET
3 4 (7.27%) iOS SDK
4 3 (5.45%) jQuery
4 3 (5.45%) CSS
5 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.64%) JSON
5 2 (3.64%) HTML5
5 2 (3.64%) Zend Framework
6 1 (1.82%) MooTools
6 1 (1.82%) Apache Wicket
6 1 (1.82%) JAX-WS
6 1 (1.82%) WCF
6 1 (1.82%) JSR 170
6 1 (1.82%) Java EE
6 1 (1.82%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Mathematics
1 8 (14.55%) DTV
2 7 (12.73%) IPTV
3 5 (9.09%) Digital Media
3 5 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.64%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.82%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.82%) Physics
5 1 (1.82%) Statistics
5 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.09%) Windows
2 12 (21.82%) Linux
3 9 (16.36%) Android
3 9 (16.36%) Mac OS
4 7 (12.73%) UNIX
5 5 (9.09%) Apple iOS
6 3 (5.45%) CentOS
7 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.82%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.45%) Software Engineering
2 12 (21.82%) OOP
3 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (16.36%) OOD
5 6 (10.91%) OO
5 6 (10.91%) Scrum
5 6 (10.91%) Cyber Security
6 5 (9.09%) Regression Testing
7 4 (7.27%) TDD
7 4 (7.27%) BDD
7 4 (7.27%) Product Management
7 4 (7.27%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (7.27%) Android Development
8 3 (5.45%) Bug Management
8 3 (5.45%) Static Code Analysis
8 3 (5.45%) Test Management
8 3 (5.45%) Reverse Engineering
8 3 (5.45%) Change Control
8 3 (5.45%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.45%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (65.45%) C++
2 20 (36.36%) Java
3 10 (18.18%) C#
4 8 (14.55%) Perl
5 6 (10.91%) Python
5 6 (10.91%) JavaScript
6 5 (9.09%) Objective-C
6 5 (9.09%) SQL
7 4 (7.27%) Embedded C
7 4 (7.27%) Korn
7 4 (7.27%) Bash Shell
8 3 (5.45%) Erlang
8 3 (5.45%) Ruby
9 2 (3.64%) Embedded C++
9 2 (3.64%) PHP
9 2 (3.64%) PHP5
9 2 (3.64%) Groovy
10 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.27%) Degree
3 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.45%) CCNP
3 3 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.64%) MCP
4 2 (3.64%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.82%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (10.91%) Perforce
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.45%) Meraki
3 3 (5.45%) Wind River
3 3 (5.45%) Coverity
3 3 (5.45%) Riverbed
3 3 (5.45%) Avaya
3 3 (5.45%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.45%) Cisco
4 2 (3.64%) Google
4 2 (3.64%) Zend
5 1 (1.82%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle
5 1 (1.82%) SAP
5 1 (1.82%) JDA
5 1 (1.82%) Apple
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