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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 47 57 39
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Permanent jobs citing C 59 20 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.91% 2.39% 4.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.91% 5.22% 8.14%
Number of salaries quoted 41 19 42
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
662 383 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 55.07% 45.76% 57.85%
Number of salaries quoted 583 332 480
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +11 36 £42,500 +11.84%
Cardiff -18 11 £35,000 +20.68% 4
Bridgend +7 8 £35,000 -17.64%
Newport -9 3 £42,500 +41.66%
Caerphilly - 1 £45,000 - 1
C
Wales

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 85 (84.16%) C++
2 49 (48.51%) Software Engineering
3 40 (39.60%) Windows
4 39 (38.61%) Java
5 31 (30.69%) OOP
6 28 (27.72%) Mac OS
7 27 (26.73%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (25.74%) Degree
8 26 (25.74%) Computer Science
9 24 (23.76%) HTTP
10 23 (22.77%) JavaScript
11 20 (19.80%) IPTV
12 19 (18.81%) Digital Media
12 19 (18.81%) Linux
12 19 (18.81%) OOD
12 19 (18.81%) UNIX
13 18 (17.82%) Web Services
13 18 (17.82%) HTML
13 18 (17.82%) Multimedia
14 17 (16.83%) DTV
14 17 (16.83%) Internet
15 16 (15.84%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 15 (14.85%) JIRA
16 15 (14.85%) Big Data
16 15 (14.85%) C#
16 15 (14.85%) OO
17 14 (13.86%) E-Commerce
17 14 (13.86%) STL
17 14 (13.86%) Embedded C
17 14 (13.86%) Advertising

C
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 10 (9.90%) Apache
2 4 (3.96%) SAS
3 3 (2.97%) Confluence
4 1 (0.99%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (3.96%) SPSS
1 4 (3.96%) EViews
2 2 (1.98%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.99%) MS Project
3 1 (0.99%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.86%) PaaS
2 3 (2.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (23.76%) HTTP
2 17 (16.83%) Internet
3 13 (12.87%) TCP/IP
3 13 (12.87%) DVB
4 4 (3.96%) SSL
5 3 (2.97%) tcpdump
5 3 (2.97%) Wireshark
5 3 (2.97%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.99%) VoIP
6 1 (0.99%) RFID
6 1 (0.99%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.85%) Big Data
2 9 (8.91%) Data Mining
3 8 (7.92%) MySQL
4 5 (4.95%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.98%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.99%) HPCC
6 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.99%) OLAP
6 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.99%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (14.85%) JIRA
2 4 (3.96%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.97%) TestLink
3 3 (2.97%) Fiddler
4 2 (1.98%) Subversion
4 2 (1.98%) GCC
4 2 (1.98%) GDB
4 2 (1.98%) Automake
5 1 (0.99%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.99%) JUnit
General
1 18 (17.82%) Multimedia
2 14 (13.86%) Advertising
2 14 (13.86%) Marketing
3 6 (5.94%) Finance
4 2 (1.98%) Retail
5 1 (0.99%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.99%) Banking
5 1 (0.99%) Military
5 1 (0.99%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 39 (38.61%) Software Engineer
2 31 (30.69%) Developer
3 22 (21.78%) C++ Developer
4 16 (15.84%) Analyst
5 12 (11.88%) Test Analyst
5 12 (11.88%) C++ Software Engineer
6 11 (10.89%) C Developer
6 11 (10.89%) Software Developer
7 9 (8.91%) C Software Engineer
8 8 (7.92%) Team Leader
9 7 (6.93%) C++ Software Developer
10 6 (5.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 6 (5.94%) C++/C# Developer
11 4 (3.96%) Architect
11 4 (3.96%) Multimedia Developer
11 4 (3.96%) Desktop Team Leader
12 3 (2.97%) iOS Developer
12 3 (2.97%) Software Test Engineer
12 3 (2.97%) Test Engineer
13 2 (1.98%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (17.82%) Web Services
1 18 (17.82%) HTML
2 16 (15.84%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 14 (13.86%) STL
3 14 (13.86%) Qt
4 8 (7.92%) WebKit
5 6 (5.94%) CSS
5 6 (5.94%) POSIX
5 6 (5.94%) Pthreads
6 4 (3.96%) OpenGL
6 4 (3.96%) GStreamer
6 4 (3.96%) HTML5
7 3 (2.97%) iOS SDK
8 2 (1.98%) XML
8 2 (1.98%) jQuery
9 1 (0.99%) REST
9 1 (0.99%) Android SDK
9 1 (0.99%) Zend Framework
9 1 (0.99%) SOAP
9 1 (0.99%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (25.74%) Computer Science
2 20 (19.80%) IPTV
3 19 (18.81%) Digital Media
4 17 (16.83%) DTV
5 12 (11.88%) Over-the-Top Content
6 11 (10.89%) Algorithms
7 10 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (7.92%) Cryptography
8 8 (7.92%) Streaming Video
8 8 (7.92%) Video on Demand
8 8 (7.92%) iPad
8 8 (7.92%) iPhone
9 4 (3.96%) Mobile App
10 3 (2.97%) Data Structures
10 3 (2.97%) Grid Computing
11 2 (1.98%) Credit Risk
11 2 (1.98%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.99%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.99%) Statistics
12 1 (0.99%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 40 (39.60%) Windows
2 28 (27.72%) Mac OS
3 19 (18.81%) Linux
3 19 (18.81%) UNIX
4 12 (11.88%) Apple iOS
5 10 (9.90%) Android
6 8 (7.92%) Mac OS X
7 3 (2.97%) CentOS
8 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (48.51%) Software Engineering
2 31 (30.69%) OOP
3 27 (26.73%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (18.81%) OOD
5 15 (14.85%) OO
6 14 (13.86%) E-Commerce
6 14 (13.86%) Web Application Development
6 14 (13.86%) Mobile Marketing
7 12 (11.88%) DRM
7 12 (11.88%) Mentoring
7 12 (11.88%) Coaching
8 11 (10.89%) Manual Testing
9 8 (7.92%) iOS Development
10 7 (6.93%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (6.93%) Scrum
11 6 (5.94%) Validation
11 6 (5.94%) ETL
11 6 (5.94%) Android Development
12 5 (4.95%) Analytics
12 5 (4.95%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 85 (84.16%) C++
2 39 (38.61%) Java
3 23 (22.77%) JavaScript
4 15 (14.85%) C#
5 14 (13.86%) Embedded C
6 12 (11.88%) Objective-C
7 8 (7.92%) SQL
8 6 (5.94%) Python
9 5 (4.95%) Embedded C++
9 5 (4.95%) Perl
9 5 (4.95%) PHP
10 4 (3.96%) Ruby
10 4 (3.96%) MATLAB
10 4 (3.96%) R
11 3 (2.97%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.97%) Erlang
11 3 (2.97%) Korn
12 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.99%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.99%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 26 (25.74%) Degree
2 4 (3.96%) VCP4
3 2 (1.98%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.98%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.99%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.99%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.99%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.99%) QA
1 1 (0.99%) Basel II
System Software
1 3 (2.97%) Snort
2 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.99%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (11.88%) Perforce
2 11 (10.89%) Google
3 9 (8.91%) Apple
4 3 (2.97%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.98%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.98%) Zend
5 2 (1.98%) Sencha
6 1 (0.99%) Oracle
6 1 (0.99%) SunGard
6 1 (0.99%) Remedy
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Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Blackwood, Gwent
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-40,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
South Wales
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Wales, Wales
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Salary: Substantial, sector-leading rewards package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Adderley Featherstone
Posted: 7 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago
South Wales
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
South Wales
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
South Wales
Computer Futures
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + pension
Posted: 20 days ago
South Wales
Computer Futures
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
South Wales
Computer Futures
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £51000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago