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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 42 47 62
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +15
Permanent jobs citing C 54 54 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.56% 4.46% 2.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.25% 9.26% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 49 42 23
Median salary £42,500 £46,250 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% +59.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £51,500 £43,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
584 583 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 49.28% 48.10% 42.49%
Number of salaries quoted 517 511 376
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,450 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing C as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +3 18 £50,000 +40.84% 7
Newport +10 17 £42,500 +9.67%
Torfaen -7 12 £47,000 -1.05% 1
Monmouthshire - 3 £32,500 -
Glamorgan - 1 £37,500 -
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £50,000 -
C
Wales

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for C.

1 53 (61.63%) C++
2 36 (41.86%) Software Engineering
3 34 (39.53%) SQL
4 32 (37.21%) Linux
5 29 (33.72%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (31.40%) TCP/IP
7 26 (30.23%) Unix
8 25 (29.07%) Java
8 25 (29.07%) Microsoft
9 23 (26.74%) Degree
10 20 (23.26%) Erlang
10 20 (23.26%) Functional Programming
10 20 (23.26%) Advertising
10 20 (23.26%) Windows
11 18 (20.93%) ETL
11 18 (20.93%) Haskell
12 17 (19.77%) HTTP
13 16 (18.60%) Data Analysis
13 16 (18.60%) SDLC
14 14 (16.28%) Mathematics
14 14 (16.28%) Apache
14 14 (16.28%) Python
14 14 (16.28%) Telecoms
15 13 (15.12%) Online Security
15 13 (15.12%) SQL Server
15 13 (15.12%) Computer Science
16 12 (13.95%) Marketing
16 12 (13.95%) Mobile Marketing
16 12 (13.95%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 12 (13.95%) PaaS

C
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (16.28%) Apache
2 4 (4.65%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.16%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (10.47%) MS Office
2 7 (8.14%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.49%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.16%) EViews
4 1 (1.16%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.95%) PaaS
2 4 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.65%) IaaS
2 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.49%) Office 365
4 2 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (31.40%) TCP/IP
2 17 (19.77%) HTTP
3 12 (13.95%) tcpdump
4 6 (6.98%) Internet
4 6 (6.98%) LAN
5 3 (3.49%) SAN
5 3 (3.49%) SSL
5 3 (3.49%) VLAN
5 3 (3.49%) VoIP
5 3 (3.49%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.16%) Modbus
6 1 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.12%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.79%) Big Data
2 11 (12.79%) Data Mining
3 9 (10.47%) MySQL
3 9 (10.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (10.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (8.14%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (8.14%) NoSQL
4 7 (8.14%) Riak
5 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (3.49%) Cucumber
1 3 (3.49%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.49%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.49%) JMeter
1 3 (3.49%) Subversion
1 3 (3.49%) TestLink
1 3 (3.49%) The Grinder
1 3 (3.49%) VersionOne
2 1 (1.16%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (23.26%) Advertising
2 14 (16.28%) Telecoms
3 12 (13.95%) Marketing
4 11 (12.79%) Welsh Language
5 9 (10.47%) Finance
6 3 (3.49%) Electronics
6 3 (3.49%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.49%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.16%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 31 (36.05%) Developer
2 23 (26.74%) Software Developer
2 23 (26.74%) Software Engineer
3 14 (16.28%) C Software Engineer
4 13 (15.12%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 13 (15.12%) C++ Software Engineer
5 12 (13.95%) C Developer
5 12 (13.95%) C/C++ Developer
5 12 (13.95%) C++ Developer
6 9 (10.47%) C/C++ Software Developer
6 9 (10.47%) C++ Software Developer
6 9 (10.47%) DBA
6 9 (10.47%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 9 (10.47%) SQL DBA
6 9 (10.47%) SQL Server DBA
7 8 (9.30%) Software Manager
8 7 (8.14%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 7 (8.14%) Erlang Developer
8 7 (8.14%) Security Engineer
9 6 (6.98%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.95%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 9 (10.47%) HTML
3 6 (6.98%) CSS
4 4 (4.65%) .NET
5 3 (3.49%) REST
5 3 (3.49%) Web Services
6 1 (1.16%) Ajax
6 1 (1.16%) JSON
6 1 (1.16%) WPF
6 1 (1.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.28%) Mathematics
2 13 (15.12%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.14%) Grid Computing
4 6 (6.98%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.65%) Statistics
6 3 (3.49%) AS400
6 3 (3.49%) CESG
6 3 (3.49%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.49%) Digital Media
6 3 (3.49%) DTV
6 3 (3.49%) HP StoreVirtual
6 3 (3.49%) Replication
6 3 (3.49%) User Experience
6 3 (3.49%) VLE
7 2 (2.33%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.16%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.16%) Economics
8 1 (1.16%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 32 (37.21%) Linux
2 26 (30.23%) Unix
3 20 (23.26%) Windows
4 11 (12.79%) Android
4 11 (12.79%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.65%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.49%) CentOS
6 3 (3.49%) Debian
6 3 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.49%) Ubuntu
6 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.33%) AIX
7 2 (2.33%) Mac OS
7 2 (2.33%) VMS
8 1 (1.16%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (41.86%) Software Engineering
2 29 (33.72%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (23.26%) Functional Programming
4 18 (20.93%) ETL
5 16 (18.60%) Data Analysis
5 16 (18.60%) SDLC
6 13 (15.12%) Online Security
7 12 (13.95%) Mobile Marketing
8 11 (12.79%) Android Development
8 11 (12.79%) E-Commerce
8 11 (12.79%) iOS Development
9 10 (11.63%) Scrum
10 9 (10.47%) Complex ETL
10 9 (10.47%) Configuration Management
10 9 (10.47%) Data Modelling
10 9 (10.47%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (9.30%) Project Management
12 7 (8.14%) Business Analysis
12 7 (8.14%) Cybersecurity
12 7 (8.14%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 53 (61.63%) C++
2 34 (39.53%) SQL
3 25 (29.07%) Java
4 20 (23.26%) Erlang
5 18 (20.93%) Haskell
6 14 (16.28%) Python
7 12 (13.95%) JavaScript
8 11 (12.79%) Lisp
9 8 (9.30%) C#
10 7 (8.14%) Clojure
10 7 (8.14%) Scala
11 6 (6.98%) Embedded C
11 6 (6.98%) Objective-C
12 5 (5.81%) Embedded C++
12 5 (5.81%) Perl
13 3 (3.49%) Bash Shell
13 3 (3.49%) Groovy
14 2 (2.33%) Assembly Language
14 2 (2.33%) RPG IV
14 2 (2.33%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 23 (26.74%) Degree
2 5 (5.81%) ISEB
3 3 (3.49%) CCNA
3 3 (3.49%) CCNP
3 3 (3.49%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.49%) DBS Check
3 3 (3.49%) HNC
3 3 (3.49%) MCITP
3 3 (3.49%) MCP
3 3 (3.49%) MCSE
3 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.49%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.33%) CBAP
4 2 (2.33%) CISSP
5 1 (1.16%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.16%) PhD
5 1 (1.16%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.16%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) QA
2 2 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.16%) DO-178B
3 1 (1.16%) IEC 61508
3 1 (1.16%) MISRA
3 1 (1.16%) MISRA C
System Software
1 9 (10.47%) Snort
2 5 (5.81%) Firmware
3 4 (4.65%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.49%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (29.07%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.14%) Cisco
3 6 (6.98%) HP
4 4 (4.65%) Blue Coat
5 3 (3.49%) Avaya
5 3 (3.49%) Citrix
5 3 (3.49%) Dell
5 3 (3.49%) Intel Security
5 3 (3.49%) Perforce
5 3 (3.49%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.49%) Riverbed
5 3 (3.49%) Veeam
5 3 (3.49%) VMware
6 1 (1.16%) IBM
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