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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 5 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Permanent jobs citing C 32 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 27.12% 5.45% 9.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.78% 5.56% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 24 3 8
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
87 54 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 73.73% 98.18% 71.26%
Number of salaries quoted 75 53 62
Average salary £42,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,350 £27,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £47,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 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
Cwmbran +15 32 £42,500 +13.33%
C
South Wales

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 44 (83.02%) C++
2 29 (54.72%) Windows
3 24 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (45.28%) Software Engineering
4 22 (41.51%) HTTP
5 20 (37.74%) Linux
6 19 (35.85%) Mac OS
7 18 (33.96%) UNIX
8 17 (32.08%) JavaScript
9 16 (30.19%) E-Commerce
9 16 (30.19%) Advertising
9 16 (30.19%) Marketing
9 16 (30.19%) Mobile Marketing
10 15 (28.30%) IPTV
10 15 (28.30%) Big Data
10 15 (28.30%) TCP/IP
11 14 (26.42%) HTML
11 14 (26.42%) Java
11 14 (26.42%) DTV
11 14 (26.42%) PaaS
11 14 (26.42%) Degree
11 14 (26.42%) Computer Science
12 13 (24.53%) Internet
13 12 (22.64%) Multimedia
13 12 (22.64%) OOD
13 12 (22.64%) JIRA
14 11 (20.75%) Apache
15 10 (18.87%) OOP
15 10 (18.87%) Scrum
15 10 (18.87%) Google

C
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 11 (20.75%) Apache
2 6 (11.32%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 14 (26.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (41.51%) HTTP
2 15 (28.30%) TCP/IP
3 13 (24.53%) Internet
4 8 (15.09%) Wireshark
5 7 (13.21%) DVB
6 5 (9.43%) SSL
7 1 (1.89%) WAN
7 1 (1.89%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.89%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.30%) Big Data
2 8 (15.09%) Data Mining
3 7 (13.21%) Relational Database
4 6 (11.32%) MySQL
5 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.77%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (22.64%) JIRA
2 7 (13.21%) Jenkins
3 6 (11.32%) TestLink
3 6 (11.32%) Fiddler
4 3 (5.66%) Subversion
4 3 (5.66%) GCC
4 3 (5.66%) GDB
4 3 (5.66%) Automake
5 1 (1.89%) JUnit
5 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
General
1 16 (30.19%) Advertising
1 16 (30.19%) Marketing
2 12 (22.64%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (41.51%) Software Engineer
2 12 (22.64%) Developer
3 10 (18.87%) Analyst
3 10 (18.87%) Test Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) C Software Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Software Test Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Test Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) C++ Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Team Leader
8 3 (5.66%) Implementation Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) C Developer
8 3 (5.66%) iOS Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Desktop Team Leader
9 2 (3.77%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Integration Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Multimedia Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Architect
10 1 (1.89%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.42%) HTML
2 7 (13.21%) POSIX
2 7 (13.21%) Pthreads
3 5 (9.43%) CSS
3 5 (9.43%) HTML5
4 4 (7.55%) WebKit
5 3 (5.66%) iOS SDK
5 3 (5.66%) Web Services
5 3 (5.66%) XML
6 2 (3.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (3.77%) OpenGL
6 2 (3.77%) jQuery
6 2 (3.77%) GStreamer
7 1 (1.89%) REST
7 1 (1.89%) Android SDK
7 1 (1.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.30%) IPTV
2 14 (26.42%) Computer Science
2 14 (26.42%) DTV
3 10 (18.87%) Digital Media
4 9 (16.98%) Algorithms
5 6 (11.32%) Over-the-Top Content
6 4 (7.55%) iPhone
6 4 (7.55%) Video on Demand
6 4 (7.55%) iPad
6 4 (7.55%) Streaming Video
6 4 (7.55%) Cryptography
7 3 (5.66%) Data Integration
8 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
8 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (54.72%) Windows
2 20 (37.74%) Linux
3 19 (35.85%) Mac OS
4 18 (33.96%) UNIX
5 8 (15.09%) Apple iOS
6 6 (11.32%) Android
6 6 (11.32%) CentOS
7 4 (7.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (45.28%) Software Engineering
2 16 (30.19%) E-Commerce
2 16 (30.19%) Mobile Marketing
3 12 (22.64%) OOD
4 10 (18.87%) OOP
4 10 (18.87%) Scrum
4 10 (18.87%) Manual Testing
5 9 (16.98%) Web Application Development
6 8 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (15.09%) OO
7 6 (11.32%) DRM
7 6 (11.32%) TDD
7 6 (11.32%) Regression Testing
7 6 (11.32%) Test Management
7 6 (11.32%) Product Management
7 6 (11.32%) BDD
7 6 (11.32%) iOS Development
7 6 (11.32%) Mentoring
7 6 (11.32%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 44 (83.02%) C++
2 17 (32.08%) JavaScript
3 14 (26.42%) Java
4 9 (16.98%) Python
5 8 (15.09%) Perl
5 8 (15.09%) Objective-C
6 6 (11.32%) Ruby
6 6 (11.32%) Korn
6 6 (11.32%) Bash Shell
6 6 (11.32%) Embedded C
7 3 (5.66%) Embedded C++
7 3 (5.66%) SQL
8 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) CCNP
2 1 (1.89%) CCNA
2 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Google
2 6 (11.32%) Red Hat
2 6 (11.32%) Perforce
3 5 (9.43%) Apple
4 2 (3.77%) Sencha
5 1 (1.89%) Meraki
5 1 (1.89%) Zend
5 1 (1.89%) Riverbed
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco
5 1 (1.89%) Avaya