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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 56 74 68
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Permanent jobs citing C 45 23 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.80% 2.11% 2.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.21% 4.68% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 37 21 24
Average salary £47,500 £27,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.92% -38.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £19,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £40,000 £54,250
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
548 491 585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 46.24% 45.05% 54.78%
Number of salaries quoted 483 447 537
Average salary £36,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,925 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +12 28 £47,500 +23.37% 1
Cardiff +5 10 £38,000 +40.74%
Newport -13 3 £38,750 +55.00%
C
Wales

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 91 (87.50%) C++
2 54 (51.92%) Software Engineering
3 44 (42.31%) Java
3 44 (42.31%) Windows
4 38 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (35.58%) Degree
6 34 (32.69%) OO
7 32 (30.77%) JavaScript
7 32 (30.77%) Computer Science
8 28 (26.92%) PlayReady
9 27 (25.96%) HTTP
10 25 (24.04%) Linux
10 25 (24.04%) DVB
10 25 (24.04%) Mac OS
11 24 (23.08%) Web Application Development
11 24 (23.08%) Internet
11 24 (23.08%) DRM
12 23 (22.12%) HTML
13 22 (21.15%) OOP
14 21 (20.19%) Objective-C
14 21 (20.19%) Apple iOS
15 20 (19.23%) JIRA
15 20 (19.23%) IPTV
15 20 (19.23%) Perforce
15 20 (19.23%) OOD
16 19 (18.27%) Android
16 19 (18.27%) Big Data
17 18 (17.31%) DTV
17 18 (17.31%) UML
18 17 (16.35%) SQL

C
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (5.77%) Apache
2 1 (0.96%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.96%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.92%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.92%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.96%) MS Project
2 1 (0.96%) MS Office
2 1 (0.96%) SPSS
2 1 (0.96%) EViews
2 1 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 16 (15.38%) PaaS
2 3 (2.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (25.96%) HTTP
2 25 (24.04%) DVB
3 24 (23.08%) Internet
4 6 (5.77%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.85%) RFID
6 3 (2.88%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (2.88%) tcpdump
7 2 (1.92%) VoIP
8 1 (0.96%) WAN
8 1 (0.96%) SNMP
8 1 (0.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.27%) Big Data
2 17 (16.35%) Data Mining
3 9 (8.65%) NoSQL
4 8 (7.69%) VoltDB
5 6 (5.77%) MySQL
6 3 (2.88%) HPCC
7 2 (1.92%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.92%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.96%) OLAP
8 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.96%) Voldemort
8 1 (0.96%) Riak
8 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 20 (19.23%) JIRA
2 6 (5.77%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.85%) Rational Rhapsody
3 4 (3.85%) Subversion
4 1 (0.96%) JUnit
4 1 (0.96%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.96%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.96%) StarTeam
4 1 (0.96%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.96%) Rational DOORS
General
1 17 (16.35%) Multimedia
2 16 (15.38%) Advertising
2 16 (15.38%) Marketing
3 9 (8.65%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.81%) Electronics
5 4 (3.85%) Aerospace
5 4 (3.85%) Automotive
6 3 (2.88%) Military
6 3 (2.88%) Finance
7 1 (0.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (33.65%) Software Engineer
2 30 (28.85%) Developer
3 16 (15.38%) Team Leader
4 14 (13.46%) C++ Developer
5 12 (11.54%) C++ Software Engineer
6 10 (9.62%) Analyst
6 10 (9.62%) Architect
7 8 (7.69%) Desktop Team Leader
7 8 (7.69%) Test Analyst
8 6 (5.77%) C++/C# Developer
8 6 (5.77%) C Software Engineer
9 5 (4.81%) Database Developer
9 5 (4.81%) Software Developer
9 5 (4.81%) Software Architect
10 4 (3.85%) Software Manager
10 4 (3.85%) Development Manager
10 4 (3.85%) Software Development Manager
10 4 (3.85%) Multimedia Developer
11 3 (2.88%) C Developer
11 3 (2.88%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (26.92%) PlayReady
2 23 (22.12%) HTML
3 12 (11.54%) Web Services
4 9 (8.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 8 (7.69%) GStreamer
5 8 (7.69%) WebKit
5 8 (7.69%) OpenGL
6 7 (6.73%) CSS
6 7 (6.73%) STL
6 7 (6.73%) Qt
7 5 (4.81%) .NET
8 4 (3.85%) POCO
8 4 (3.85%) iOS SDK
8 4 (3.85%) Widevine
8 4 (3.85%) Ajax
9 3 (2.88%) Zend Framework
10 2 (1.92%) Pthreads
10 2 (1.92%) PCRE
10 2 (1.92%) Android SDK
10 2 (1.92%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 32 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 20 (19.23%) IPTV
3 18 (17.31%) DTV
4 16 (15.38%) Cryptography
4 16 (15.38%) iPhone
4 16 (15.38%) iPad
5 15 (14.42%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (11.54%) Over-the-Top Content
6 12 (11.54%) Streaming Video
7 8 (7.69%) Video on Demand
7 8 (7.69%) Mobile App
7 8 (7.69%) Digital Media
8 7 (6.73%) Algorithms
9 4 (3.85%) Physics
9 4 (3.85%) Web 2.0
10 3 (2.88%) Grid Computing
10 3 (2.88%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.96%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.96%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 44 (42.31%) Windows
2 25 (24.04%) Linux
2 25 (24.04%) Mac OS
3 21 (20.19%) Apple iOS
4 19 (18.27%) Android
5 16 (15.38%) Mac OS X
6 10 (9.62%) UNIX
7 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (51.92%) Software Engineering
2 38 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (32.69%) OO
4 24 (23.08%) Web Application Development
4 24 (23.08%) DRM
5 22 (21.15%) OOP
6 20 (19.23%) OOD
7 18 (17.31%) UML
8 16 (15.38%) E-Commerce
8 16 (15.38%) Mobile Marketing
9 15 (14.42%) ETL
10 13 (12.50%) iOS Development
11 12 (11.54%) Mentoring
11 12 (11.54%) Coaching
12 11 (10.58%) Configuration Management
12 11 (10.58%) Android Development
13 9 (8.65%) SDLC
13 9 (8.65%) Technical Architecture
14 8 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 91 (87.50%) C++
2 44 (42.31%) Java
3 32 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 21 (20.19%) Objective-C
5 17 (16.35%) SQL
6 13 (12.50%) Embedded C
6 13 (12.50%) Python
7 12 (11.54%) Perl
7 12 (11.54%) C#
8 8 (7.69%) Shell Script
9 6 (5.77%) Embedded C++
10 5 (4.81%) PHP
11 4 (3.85%) Ruby
12 3 (2.88%) Erlang
13 2 (1.92%) Haskell
13 2 (1.92%) Lisp
14 1 (0.96%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.96%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.96%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.96%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 37 (35.58%) Degree
2 5 (4.81%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.92%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.96%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.96%) ISEB
4 1 (0.96%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) Basel II
System Software
1 6 (5.77%) Firmware
2 3 (2.88%) Snort
3 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (19.23%) Perforce
2 14 (13.46%) Apple
3 7 (6.73%) Google
4 6 (5.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.85%) Green Hills
6 3 (2.88%) Zend
7 1 (0.96%) Oracle
7 1 (0.96%) Sun
7 1 (0.96%) SunGard
7 1 (0.96%) Motorola
7 1 (0.96%) Remedy
7 1 (0.96%) Coverity
Cwmbran, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
Premier Engineering
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 23 Days Holiday, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago