The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 8 8 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing C 14 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 21.54% 21.15% 6.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.73% 25.00% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 3
Average salary £38,250 £36,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C
South 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 Torfaen region.

Programming Languages Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
59 44 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 90.77% 84.62% 84.00%
Number of salaries quoted 54 44 41
Average salary £34,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C across the Torfaen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

C
Salary Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C across the Torfaen region.

C Salary Trend in Torfaen

C
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Torfaen

C
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 1 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
Cwmbran -1 13 £34,000 -5.55% 3
Pontypool - 1 £42,500 -
C
South Wales

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 12 (80.00%) C++
2 10 (66.67%) Windows
3 8 (53.33%) HTTP
4 7 (46.67%) DTV
4 7 (46.67%) Mac OS
5 6 (40.00%) Multimedia
5 6 (40.00%) Wireshark
6 5 (33.33%) IPTV
6 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 5 (33.33%) OOD
6 5 (33.33%) Linux
6 5 (33.33%) OOP
7 4 (26.67%) Perl
7 4 (26.67%) Python
7 4 (26.67%) Java
7 4 (26.67%) UNIX
7 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Scrum
7 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
8 3 (20.00%) Bug Management
8 3 (20.00%) Cyber Security
8 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
8 3 (20.00%) Confluence
8 3 (20.00%) BDD
8 3 (20.00%) Product Management
8 3 (20.00%) Fiddler
8 3 (20.00%) Test Management
8 3 (20.00%) JIRA
8 3 (20.00%) Content Management

C
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 3 (20.00%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) HTTP
2 6 (40.00%) Wireshark
3 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (13.33%) Internet
5 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
5 1 (6.67%) SSL
5 1 (6.67%) WAN
5 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (20.00%) JIRA
2 3 (20.00%) Fiddler
3 1 (6.67%) GCC
3 1 (6.67%) GDB
3 1 (6.67%) Automake
3 1 (6.67%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) JUnit
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 6 (40.00%) Multimedia
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Advertising
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Test Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded C++ Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C++ Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) C Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate
5 1 (6.67%) Junior
5 1 (6.67%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Avaya Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Android Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) POSIX
2 1 (6.67%) Pthreads
2 1 (6.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) DTV
2 5 (33.33%) IPTV
3 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (13.33%) Digital Media
5 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Mac OS
3 5 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) UNIX
5 3 (20.00%) CentOS
6 2 (13.33%) Android
7 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) OOP
1 5 (33.33%) OOD
1 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) Scrum
2 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (20.00%) Change Management
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) TDD
3 3 (20.00%) Content Management
3 3 (20.00%) Test Management
3 3 (20.00%) Product Management
3 3 (20.00%) BDD
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (20.00%) Bug Management
3 3 (20.00%) Cyber Security
4 2 (13.33%) Android Development
4 2 (13.33%) Mobile Marketing
4 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (26.67%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) Perl
2 4 (26.67%) Python
3 3 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) Ruby
3 3 (20.00%) Korn
3 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded C++
5 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
2 1 (6.67%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (13.33%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) Riverbed
3 1 (6.67%) Meraki
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Avaya
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