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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 71 57 65
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Permanent jobs citing C 32 32 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.54% 2.93% 2.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.81% 5.88% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 27
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,700 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
665 544 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 52.82% 49.82% 51.97%
Number of salaries quoted 575 496 544
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 September 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 September 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 +5 24 £47,500 +72.72% 4
Torfaen -9 4 £40,000 +4.57%
Newport -21 2 - -
Bridgend -2 1 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Monmouthshire - 1 £42,500 - 3
C
Wales

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 65 (83.33%) C++
2 44 (56.41%) Java
3 40 (51.28%) Software Engineering
4 32 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (33.33%) Linux
5 26 (33.33%) OO
6 25 (32.05%) Python
7 24 (30.77%) SQL
7 24 (30.77%) HTTP
8 23 (29.49%) Degree
8 23 (29.49%) Computer Science
9 20 (25.64%) JavaScript
10 19 (24.36%) Windows
10 19 (24.36%) UML
10 19 (24.36%) ETL
10 19 (24.36%) TCP/IP
11 16 (20.51%) Haskell
11 16 (20.51%) Erlang
11 16 (20.51%) Functional Programming
12 15 (19.23%) NoSQL
12 15 (19.23%) Android
12 15 (19.23%) OOD
13 14 (17.95%) UNIX
13 14 (17.95%) Lisp
13 14 (17.95%) SDLC
14 13 (16.67%) Apple iOS
14 13 (16.67%) HTML
14 13 (16.67%) Multimedia
14 13 (16.67%) Objective-C
15 12 (15.38%) Scrum

C
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.82%) PaaS
2 7 (8.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (30.77%) HTTP
2 19 (24.36%) TCP/IP
3 12 (15.38%) Internet
3 12 (15.38%) DVB
4 10 (12.82%) tcpdump
5 6 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (3.85%) RFID
7 1 (1.28%) Wireless
7 1 (1.28%) SNMP
7 1 (1.28%) VoIP
7 1 (1.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.23%) NoSQL
2 12 (15.38%) MySQL
2 12 (15.38%) Big Data
3 10 (12.82%) Data Mining
4 8 (10.26%) VoltDB
5 7 (8.97%) Riak
5 7 (8.97%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (6.41%) Voldemort
7 2 (2.56%) HPCC
7 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.56%) Informix
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.28%) DB2
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (10.26%) JIRA
2 6 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.13%) Subversion
3 4 (5.13%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (3.85%) 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 13 (16.67%) Multimedia
2 11 (14.10%) Marketing
2 11 (14.10%) Advertising
3 10 (12.82%) Telecoms
4 6 (7.69%) Aerospace
5 5 (6.41%) Electronics
6 4 (5.13%) Automotive
7 3 (3.85%) Military
8 2 (2.56%) Welsh Language
8 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
9 1 (1.28%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (38.46%) Software Engineer
2 18 (23.08%) Developer
3 10 (12.82%) Team Leader
4 8 (10.26%) Architect
5 6 (7.69%) Technical Leader
6 5 (6.41%) Database Developer
6 5 (6.41%) Software Architect
7 4 (5.13%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Desktop Team Leader
7 4 (5.13%) Android Developer
8 3 (3.85%) AWS Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Software Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Software Development Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Development Manager
8 3 (3.85%) C++ Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) Technical Architect
9 2 (2.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 2 (2.56%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (2.56%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.67%) HTML
2 12 (15.38%) PlayReady
3 9 (11.54%) .NET
4 6 (7.69%) Android SDK
5 5 (6.41%) Ajax
5 5 (6.41%) CSS
6 4 (5.13%) OpenGL
6 4 (5.13%) GStreamer
6 4 (5.13%) POCO
6 4 (5.13%) iOS SDK
7 3 (3.85%) Web Services
8 2 (2.56%) XML
8 2 (2.56%) JSON
8 2 (2.56%) WPF
8 2 (2.56%) Zend Framework
9 1 (1.28%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 1 (1.28%) LAMP
9 1 (1.28%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (29.49%) Computer Science
2 11 (14.10%) DTV
3 10 (12.82%) IPTV
4 9 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (10.26%) Algorithms
5 8 (10.26%) iPhone
5 8 (10.26%) iPad
5 8 (10.26%) Cryptography
6 7 (8.97%) Data Structures
7 6 (7.69%) Grid Computing
8 4 (5.13%) Streaming Video
8 4 (5.13%) Physics
8 4 (5.13%) Mobile App
9 3 (3.85%) Web 2.0
10 2 (2.56%) Mathematics
11 1 (1.28%) GIS
11 1 (1.28%) Device Driver
11 1 (1.28%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 26 (33.33%) Linux
2 19 (24.36%) Windows
3 15 (19.23%) Android
4 14 (17.95%) UNIX
5 13 (16.67%) Apple iOS
6 8 (10.26%) Mac OS X
7 6 (7.69%) Mac OS
8 2 (2.56%) VxWorks
9 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (51.28%) Software Engineering
2 32 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (33.33%) OO
4 19 (24.36%) UML
4 19 (24.36%) ETL
5 16 (20.51%) Functional Programming
6 15 (19.23%) OOD
7 14 (17.95%) SDLC
8 12 (15.38%) Web Application Development
8 12 (15.38%) Cyber Security
8 12 (15.38%) DRM
8 12 (15.38%) Scrum
9 11 (14.10%) Android Development
10 10 (12.82%) Mobile Marketing
10 10 (12.82%) E-Commerce
11 9 (11.54%) iOS Development
12 8 (10.26%) Configuration Management
12 8 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (10.26%) Data Analysis
13 7 (8.97%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 65 (83.33%) C++
2 44 (56.41%) Java
3 25 (32.05%) Python
4 24 (30.77%) SQL
5 20 (25.64%) JavaScript
6 16 (20.51%) Haskell
6 16 (20.51%) Erlang
7 14 (17.95%) Lisp
8 13 (16.67%) Objective-C
9 11 (14.10%) Perl
10 8 (10.26%) C#
10 8 (10.26%) Shell Script
11 7 (8.97%) Embedded C
12 6 (7.69%) Scala
12 6 (7.69%) Clojure
13 5 (6.41%) SystemTap
14 4 (5.13%) Embedded C++
15 3 (3.85%) Assembly Language
15 3 (3.85%) PHP
15 3 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (29.49%) Degree
2 4 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.56%) PhD
4 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) QA
2 2 (2.56%) DO-178B
3 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (12.82%) Snort
2 7 (8.97%) Firmware
3 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (10.26%) Perforce
1 8 (10.26%) Apple
2 4 (5.13%) Green Hills
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle
2 4 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.85%) Sun
4 2 (2.56%) Zend
5 1 (1.28%) Coverity
5 1 (1.28%) Motorola
5 1 (1.28%) SAP
5 1 (1.28%) Remedy
5 1 (1.28%) ESRI
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