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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 50 70 60
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -10
Permanent jobs citing C 38 25 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.51% 2.14% 3.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.85% 3.88% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 31 24 21
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,000 £29,350
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £53,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
555 644 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 51.29% 55.04% 46.63%
Number of salaries quoted 493 590 390
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +2 16 £38,250 +19.53% 4
Newport +16 7 £32,000 -14.66%
Cardiff -4 7 £35,000 -36.36% 4
Bridgend +18 5 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Gwent +2 1 - -
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £25,000 -
C
Wales

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 41 (73.21%) C++
2 20 (35.71%) Java
2 20 (35.71%) Windows
2 20 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (30.36%) Software Engineering
4 15 (26.79%) Linux
5 14 (25.00%) OOP
5 14 (25.00%) HTTP
6 12 (21.43%) Mac OS
7 11 (19.64%) Perl
8 10 (17.86%) C#
8 10 (17.86%) UNIX
8 10 (17.86%) DTV
8 10 (17.86%) Multimedia
9 9 (16.07%) Scrum
9 9 (16.07%) IPTV
9 9 (16.07%) Python
9 9 (16.07%) OOD
10 8 (14.29%) TCP/IP
10 8 (14.29%) Wireshark
10 8 (14.29%) Computer Science
10 8 (14.29%) Digital Media
11 7 (12.50%) Jenkins
11 7 (12.50%) Telecoms
11 7 (12.50%) Regression Testing
11 7 (12.50%) Embedded C
11 7 (12.50%) Web Services
12 6 (10.71%) SQL
12 6 (10.71%) JavaScript
12 6 (10.71%) Korn

C
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 5 (8.93%) Confluence
2 1 (1.79%) Apache
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.79%) CMS
2 1 (1.79%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) SaaS
2 3 (5.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.00%) HTTP
2 8 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 8 (14.29%) Wireshark
3 3 (5.36%) WAN
3 3 (5.36%) Ethernet
4 2 (3.57%) Internet
4 2 (3.57%) LAN
5 1 (1.79%) Wireless
5 1 (1.79%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.79%) tcpdump
5 1 (1.79%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) MySQL
2 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.57%) Riak
4 1 (1.79%) Big Data
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.79%) MS Access
4 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 5 (8.93%) JIRA
2 5 (8.93%) Fiddler
3 2 (3.57%) Selenium
3 2 (3.57%) JUnit
4 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.79%) Subversion
4 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.79%) GCC
4 1 (1.79%) GDB
4 1 (1.79%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.79%) Automake
General
1 10 (17.86%) Multimedia
2 7 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.93%) Advertising
4 2 (3.57%) Marketing
5 1 (1.79%) Electronics
5 1 (1.79%) Military
5 1 (1.79%) Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Finance
5 1 (1.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (30.36%) Software Engineer
2 14 (25.00%) Developer
3 10 (17.86%) Test Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) C++ Developer
4 8 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 8 (14.29%) C Developer
5 7 (12.50%) C Software Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) C++ Software Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Junior
7 4 (7.14%) Graduate
7 4 (7.14%) Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Test Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Embedded C++ Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Integration Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Wintel Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Cisco Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Cisco Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.50%) Web Services
2 5 (8.93%) HTML
2 5 (8.93%) STL
2 5 (8.93%) Qt
2 5 (8.93%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (7.14%) iOS SDK
3 4 (7.14%) CSS
4 3 (5.36%) .NET
5 2 (3.57%) HTML5
5 2 (3.57%) JSON
5 2 (3.57%) Zend Framework
6 1 (1.79%) jQuery
6 1 (1.79%) Pthreads
6 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.79%) XML
6 1 (1.79%) XHTML
6 1 (1.79%) POSIX
6 1 (1.79%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) DTV
2 9 (16.07%) IPTV
3 8 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 8 (14.29%) Digital Media
4 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.14%) Mathematics
5 3 (5.36%) Grid Computing
6 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.79%) Physics
7 1 (1.79%) Statistics
7 1 (1.79%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 20 (35.71%) Windows
2 15 (26.79%) Linux
3 12 (21.43%) Mac OS
4 10 (17.86%) UNIX
5 5 (8.93%) Apple iOS
5 5 (8.93%) Android
5 5 (8.93%) CentOS
6 1 (1.79%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (30.36%) Software Engineering
3 14 (25.00%) OOP
4 9 (16.07%) OOD
4 9 (16.07%) Scrum
5 7 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 6 (10.71%) TDD
6 6 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (10.71%) Product Management
6 6 (10.71%) BDD
6 6 (10.71%) Cyber Security
7 5 (8.93%) Bug Management
7 5 (8.93%) Test Management
8 3 (5.36%) Manual Testing
8 3 (5.36%) Reverse Engineering
8 3 (5.36%) Change Control
8 3 (5.36%) Static Code Analysis
8 3 (5.36%) Content Management
8 3 (5.36%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.36%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (73.21%) C++
2 20 (35.71%) Java
3 11 (19.64%) Perl
4 10 (17.86%) C#
5 9 (16.07%) Python
6 7 (12.50%) Embedded C
7 6 (10.71%) JavaScript
7 6 (10.71%) SQL
7 6 (10.71%) Korn
7 6 (10.71%) Bash Shell
8 5 (8.93%) Objective-C
8 5 (8.93%) Ruby
9 4 (7.14%) Erlang
10 3 (5.36%) PHP
10 3 (5.36%) Embedded C++
11 2 (3.57%) Groovy
11 2 (3.57%) PHP5
12 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.79%) VBA
12 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) Degree
1 6 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.36%) CCNP
3 3 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.57%) MCP
5 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.79%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Snort
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) Perforce
2 5 (8.93%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.36%) Cisco
3 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.36%) Avaya
3 3 (5.36%) Coverity
3 3 (5.36%) Riverbed
3 3 (5.36%) Wind River
3 3 (5.36%) Meraki
3 3 (5.36%) Google
4 2 (3.57%) Zend
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle
South Wales
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cwmbran, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Upto 36,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000-36,000 + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Cwmbran
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 + Package
Posted: 24 days ago