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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 66 77 52
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -25
Permanent jobs citing C 27 20 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.20% 1.79% 3.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.42% 4.02% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 33
Average salary £41,250 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,789 £32,500
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
611 498 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 49.72% 44.66% 51.76%
Number of salaries quoted 520 457 492
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,500 £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 3 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 3 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
(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 +3 14 £46,250 +65.17%
Cardiff -4 8 £49,000 +81.48% 1
Newport -12 2 £42,500 +32.81%
C
Wales

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 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 79 (84.95%) C++
2 49 (52.69%) Software Engineering
3 42 (45.16%) Java
4 39 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (39.78%) Degree
6 35 (37.63%) Computer Science
6 35 (37.63%) Windows
7 34 (36.56%) OO
8 32 (34.41%) JavaScript
9 29 (31.18%) HTTP
10 28 (30.11%) PlayReady
11 27 (29.03%) Linux
12 24 (25.81%) Internet
12 24 (25.81%) DRM
12 24 (25.81%) DVB
12 24 (25.81%) Web Application Development
13 23 (24.73%) HTML
14 21 (22.58%) Objective-C
14 21 (22.58%) Apple iOS
15 20 (21.51%) JIRA
15 20 (21.51%) Perforce
16 19 (20.43%) Big Data
17 18 (19.35%) Android
17 18 (19.35%) SQL
17 18 (19.35%) UML
18 17 (18.28%) ETL
19 16 (17.20%) Data Mining
19 16 (17.20%) Mac OS X
19 16 (17.20%) E-Commerce
19 16 (17.20%) Advertising

C
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 6 (6.45%) Apache
2 1 (1.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.15%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.08%) MS Project
2 1 (1.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.20%) PaaS
2 5 (5.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (31.18%) HTTP
2 24 (25.81%) Internet
2 24 (25.81%) DVB
3 8 (8.60%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.38%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (5.38%) tcpdump
5 4 (4.30%) RFID
6 2 (2.15%) VoIP
7 1 (1.08%) WAN
7 1 (1.08%) SNMP
7 1 (1.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.43%) Big Data
2 16 (17.20%) Data Mining
3 10 (10.75%) NoSQL
4 8 (8.60%) VoltDB
4 8 (8.60%) MySQL
5 3 (3.23%) HPCC
6 2 (2.15%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.15%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.15%) Riak
6 2 (2.15%) Voldemort
6 2 (2.15%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.08%) OLAP
7 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (21.51%) JIRA
2 6 (6.45%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.30%) Subversion
3 4 (4.30%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.08%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.08%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.08%) StarTeam
4 1 (1.08%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.08%) JUnit
General
1 16 (17.20%) Advertising
1 16 (17.20%) Marketing
2 13 (13.98%) Multimedia
3 9 (9.68%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.38%) Electronics
5 4 (4.30%) Aerospace
5 4 (4.30%) Automotive
6 3 (3.23%) Military
7 2 (2.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (34.41%) Software Engineer
2 25 (26.88%) Developer
3 16 (17.20%) Team Leader
4 11 (11.83%) Architect
4 11 (11.83%) C++ Developer
5 9 (9.68%) C++ Software Engineer
6 8 (8.60%) Desktop Team Leader
7 5 (5.38%) Database Developer
7 5 (5.38%) Software Architect
7 5 (5.38%) Software Developer
7 5 (5.38%) Analyst
7 5 (5.38%) C++/C# Developer
8 4 (4.30%) Software Manager
8 4 (4.30%) Test Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Development Manager
8 4 (4.30%) Software Development Manager
8 4 (4.30%) Multimedia Developer
8 4 (4.30%) C Software Engineer
9 3 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (3.23%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (30.11%) PlayReady
2 23 (24.73%) HTML
3 10 (10.75%) Web Services
4 8 (8.60%) OpenGL
4 8 (8.60%) GStreamer
4 8 (8.60%) WebKit
5 7 (7.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 7 (7.53%) CSS
6 6 (6.45%) .NET
7 5 (5.38%) STL
7 5 (5.38%) Qt
8 4 (4.30%) Ajax
8 4 (4.30%) POCO
8 4 (4.30%) iOS SDK
8 4 (4.30%) Widevine
9 3 (3.23%) Zend Framework
10 2 (2.15%) Pthreads
10 2 (2.15%) POSIX
10 2 (2.15%) PCRE
11 1 (1.08%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (37.63%) Computer Science
2 16 (17.20%) iPhone
2 16 (17.20%) iPad
2 16 (17.20%) Cryptography
3 15 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (13.98%) DTV
5 12 (12.90%) Streaming Video
5 12 (12.90%) IPTV
5 12 (12.90%) Over-the-Top Content
6 9 (9.68%) Algorithms
7 8 (8.60%) Mobile App
7 8 (8.60%) Video on Demand
8 5 (5.38%) Data Structures
9 4 (4.30%) Web 2.0
9 4 (4.30%) Physics
9 4 (4.30%) Grid Computing
10 3 (3.23%) Digital Media
11 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
11 1 (1.08%) Device Driver
11 1 (1.08%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 35 (37.63%) Windows
2 27 (29.03%) Linux
3 21 (22.58%) Apple iOS
4 18 (19.35%) Android
5 16 (17.20%) Mac OS
5 16 (17.20%) Mac OS X
6 11 (11.83%) UNIX
7 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (52.69%) Software Engineering
2 39 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (36.56%) OO
4 24 (25.81%) DRM
4 24 (25.81%) Web Application Development
5 18 (19.35%) UML
6 17 (18.28%) ETL
7 16 (17.20%) E-Commerce
7 16 (17.20%) Mobile Marketing
8 14 (15.05%) OOD
8 14 (15.05%) OOP
9 13 (13.98%) iOS Development
10 12 (12.90%) Mentoring
10 12 (12.90%) Coaching
10 12 (12.90%) Configuration Management
11 10 (10.75%) Technical Architecture
11 10 (10.75%) Android Development
11 10 (10.75%) SDLC
12 8 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (7.53%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 79 (84.95%) C++
2 42 (45.16%) Java
3 32 (34.41%) JavaScript
4 21 (22.58%) Objective-C
5 18 (19.35%) SQL
6 15 (16.13%) Python
7 12 (12.90%) Perl
8 10 (10.75%) C#
9 9 (9.68%) Embedded C
10 8 (8.60%) Shell Script
11 5 (5.38%) Embedded C++
11 5 (5.38%) PHP
11 5 (5.38%) Erlang
12 4 (4.30%) Ruby
12 4 (4.30%) Haskell
12 4 (4.30%) Lisp
13 2 (2.15%) SystemTap
14 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
14 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
14 1 (1.08%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 37 (39.78%) Degree
2 5 (5.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.15%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.08%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.45%) Firmware
2 5 (5.38%) Snort
3 1 (1.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (21.51%) Perforce
2 13 (13.98%) Apple
3 6 (6.45%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.30%) Green Hills
5 3 (3.23%) Zend
5 3 (3.23%) Google
6 2 (2.15%) Sun
7 1 (1.08%) SunGard
7 1 (1.08%) Motorola
7 1 (1.08%) Remedy
7 1 (1.08%) Coverity
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle
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