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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 67 49 54
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Permanent jobs citing C 31 57 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.64% 4.70% 3.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.48% 8.68% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 28 40 28
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,450 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average 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
566 657 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 48.25% 54.16% 53.03%
Number of salaries quoted 475 581 419
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,775 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
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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
Newport +16 12 £42,500 - 1
Cardiff -3 11 £50,000 +53.84% 1
Torfaen -17 6 £47,000 +10.58%
Monmouthshire - 1 £32,500 -
C
Wales

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 45 (70.31%) C++
2 27 (42.19%) SQL
3 26 (40.63%) Linux
3 26 (40.63%) TCP/IP
3 26 (40.63%) Software Engineering
4 25 (39.06%) Java
5 24 (37.50%) Unix
6 22 (34.38%) Haskell
6 22 (34.38%) Erlang
6 22 (34.38%) Functional Programming
6 22 (34.38%) SDLC
7 19 (29.69%) Python
8 18 (28.13%) Microsoft
9 17 (26.56%) HTTP
9 17 (26.56%) ETL
9 17 (26.56%) Data Analysis
10 16 (25.00%) Lisp
10 16 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (21.88%) SQL Server
11 14 (21.88%) Computer Science
12 13 (20.31%) tcpdump
12 13 (20.31%) MySQL
12 13 (20.31%) Snort
13 12 (18.75%) Degree
14 11 (17.19%) Online Security
14 11 (17.19%) Manufacturing
14 11 (17.19%) Advertising
14 11 (17.19%) .NET
14 11 (17.19%) Windows
15 10 (15.63%) C#

C
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 8 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.56%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.69%) MS Office
2 3 (4.69%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.13%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.56%) EViews
4 1 (1.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) PaaS
2 2 (3.13%) SaaS
3 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (40.63%) TCP/IP
2 17 (26.56%) HTTP
3 13 (20.31%) tcpdump
4 5 (7.81%) Internet
5 3 (4.69%) LAN
5 3 (4.69%) SSL
6 1 (1.56%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.56%) SAN
6 1 (1.56%) VLAN
6 1 (1.56%) VoIP
6 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 13 (20.31%) MySQL
3 8 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 8 (12.50%) Riak
4 5 (7.81%) Big Data
4 5 (7.81%) Data Mining
4 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.69%) DB2
7 2 (3.13%) Voldemort
8 1 (1.56%) GIS
8 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (17.19%) Advertising
1 11 (17.19%) Manufacturing
2 9 (14.06%) Telecoms
3 7 (10.94%) Marketing
4 6 (9.38%) Welsh Language
5 3 (4.69%) Multimedia
6 2 (3.13%) Electronics
7 1 (1.56%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (32.81%) Developer
1 21 (32.81%) Software Engineer
2 15 (23.44%) Software Developer
3 10 (15.63%) C++ Developer
3 10 (15.63%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 10 (15.63%) Security Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) C Developer
4 7 (10.94%) C Software Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) C/C++ Developer
4 7 (10.94%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) DBA
5 5 (7.81%) Development Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) SQL DBA
5 5 (7.81%) SQL Server DBA
5 5 (7.81%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) C/C++ Software Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Erlang Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.19%) .NET
2 8 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 8 (12.50%) HTML
3 3 (4.69%) CSS
3 3 (4.69%) STL
4 2 (3.13%) Flash
5 1 (1.56%) Ajax
5 1 (1.56%) JSON
5 1 (1.56%) WPF
5 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.88%) Computer Science
2 10 (15.63%) Grid Computing
3 8 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 7 (10.94%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.69%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.69%) CESG
5 3 (4.69%) Digital Media
5 3 (4.69%) DTV
6 2 (3.13%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.56%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.56%) Economics
7 1 (1.56%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.56%) HP StoreVirtual
7 1 (1.56%) Replication
7 1 (1.56%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.56%) Statistics
7 1 (1.56%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 26 (40.63%) Linux
2 24 (37.50%) Unix
3 11 (17.19%) Windows
4 3 (4.69%) Android
4 3 (4.69%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.13%) AIX
5 2 (3.13%) Mac OS
5 2 (3.13%) VMS
6 1 (1.56%) VxWorks
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.63%) Software Engineering
2 22 (34.38%) Functional Programming
2 22 (34.38%) SDLC
3 17 (26.56%) Data Analysis
3 17 (26.56%) ETL
4 16 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (17.19%) Online Security
6 10 (15.63%) Cybersecurity
6 10 (15.63%) Machine Learning
7 7 (10.94%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (10.94%) Project Management
7 7 (10.94%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (9.38%) Mobile Marketing
8 6 (9.38%) Multithreading
8 6 (9.38%) Scrum
9 5 (7.81%) Business Analysis
9 5 (7.81%) Complex ETL
9 5 (7.81%) Configuration Management
9 5 (7.81%) Mentoring
9 5 (7.81%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 45 (70.31%) C++
2 27 (42.19%) SQL
3 25 (39.06%) Java
4 22 (34.38%) Erlang
4 22 (34.38%) Haskell
5 19 (29.69%) Python
6 16 (25.00%) Lisp
7 10 (15.63%) C#
8 9 (14.06%) Clojure
8 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
8 9 (14.06%) Scala
9 3 (4.69%) Embedded C
9 3 (4.69%) Objective-C
10 2 (3.13%) Assembly Language
10 2 (3.13%) Embedded C++
10 2 (3.13%) Go
10 2 (3.13%) MATLAB
10 2 (3.13%) PHP
10 2 (3.13%) VB
10 2 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) CCNA
2 3 (4.69%) CCNP
2 3 (4.69%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.69%) HNC
2 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.56%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.56%) MCITP
3 1 (1.56%) MCP
3 1 (1.56%) MCSE
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.56%) PhD
3 1 (1.56%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.56%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.56%) MISRA
2 1 (1.56%) MISRA C
System Software
1 13 (20.31%) Snort
2 3 (4.69%) Firmware
3 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.56%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 18 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.81%) Cisco
3 4 (6.25%) HP
4 3 (4.69%) Blue Coat
4 3 (4.69%) Intel Security
4 3 (4.69%) Oracle
4 3 (4.69%) Riverbed
5 2 (3.13%) Adobe
6 1 (1.56%) Avaya
6 1 (1.56%) Citrix
6 1 (1.56%) Dell
6 1 (1.56%) ESRI
6 1 (1.56%) IBM
6 1 (1.56%) SAP
6 1 (1.56%) Sun
6 1 (1.56%) Veeam
6 1 (1.56%) VMware
Newport, Gwent
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago