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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 8 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs citing C 32 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 26.67% 4.76% 8.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.51% 5.41% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 24 2 5
Average salary £47,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.37% -3.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
81 37 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 67.50% 88.10% 87.93%
Number of salaries quoted 69 37 51
Average salary £45,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.82% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £48,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
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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
Cwmbran +8 32 £47,500 +23.37%
C
South Wales

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 61 (95.31%) C++
2 36 (56.25%) Windows
3 32 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 28 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (43.75%) Degree
5 27 (42.19%) JavaScript
6 26 (40.63%) HTTP
6 26 (40.63%) Internet
7 25 (39.06%) Java
7 25 (39.06%) OO
7 25 (39.06%) DVB
8 24 (37.50%) DRM
8 24 (37.50%) Web Application Development
9 20 (31.25%) Apple iOS
9 20 (31.25%) Mac OS
9 20 (31.25%) Perforce
9 20 (31.25%) Objective-C
9 20 (31.25%) JIRA
10 18 (28.13%) HTML
10 18 (28.13%) Android
11 16 (25.00%) Computer Science
11 16 (25.00%) Cryptography
11 16 (25.00%) Mac OS X
11 16 (25.00%) iPhone
11 16 (25.00%) iPad
12 15 (23.44%) PaaS
12 15 (23.44%) Big Data
12 15 (23.44%) Mobile Marketing
12 15 (23.44%) Data Mining
12 15 (23.44%) E-Commerce

C
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 8 (12.50%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 15 (23.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (40.63%) HTTP
1 26 (40.63%) Internet
2 25 (39.06%) DVB
3 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.44%) Data Mining
1 15 (23.44%) Big Data
2 5 (7.81%) NoSQL
2 5 (7.81%) VoltDB
3 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (31.25%) JIRA
2 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.56%) JUnit
General
1 15 (23.44%) Advertising
1 15 (23.44%) Marketing
2 12 (18.75%) Multimedia
3 6 (9.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (26.56%) Developer
2 16 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 12 (18.75%) Software Engineer
4 9 (14.06%) Analyst
4 9 (14.06%) Test Analyst
5 8 (12.50%) Architect
5 8 (12.50%) Desktop Team Leader
6 7 (10.94%) C++ Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Software Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Software Architect
7 4 (6.25%) Multimedia Developer
8 3 (4.69%) C Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Database Developer
8 3 (4.69%) iOS Developer
9 2 (3.13%) AWS Developer
9 2 (3.13%) ScrumMaster
10 1 (1.56%) Android Developer
10 1 (1.56%) C Software Engineer
10 1 (1.56%) Lead Software Engineer
10 1 (1.56%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (28.13%) HTML
2 8 (12.50%) OpenGL
2 8 (12.50%) GStreamer
2 8 (12.50%) WebKit
3 4 (6.25%) Pthreads
3 4 (6.25%) POSIX
4 3 (4.69%) iOS SDK
5 2 (3.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (3.13%) Web Services
5 2 (3.13%) PCRE
6 1 (1.56%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.00%) Cryptography
1 16 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 16 (25.00%) iPhone
1 16 (25.00%) iPad
2 14 (21.88%) IPTV
3 12 (18.75%) Streaming Video
3 12 (18.75%) Over-the-Top Content
4 10 (15.63%) DTV
5 9 (14.06%) Digital Media
6 8 (12.50%) Mobile App
6 8 (12.50%) Video on Demand
7 6 (9.38%) Algorithms
8 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (3.13%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 36 (56.25%) Windows
2 20 (31.25%) Mac OS
2 20 (31.25%) Apple iOS
3 18 (28.13%) Android
4 16 (25.00%) Mac OS X
5 13 (20.31%) Linux
6 8 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 28 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (39.06%) OO
4 24 (37.50%) DRM
4 24 (37.50%) Web Application Development
5 15 (23.44%) Mobile Marketing
5 15 (23.44%) E-Commerce
6 13 (20.31%) OOD
7 12 (18.75%) OOP
7 12 (18.75%) iOS Development
7 12 (18.75%) Mentoring
7 12 (18.75%) Coaching
8 10 (15.63%) Android Development
9 9 (14.06%) UML
9 9 (14.06%) Manual Testing
10 8 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (7.81%) ETL
11 5 (7.81%) Cyber Security
12 4 (6.25%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (95.31%) C++
2 27 (42.19%) JavaScript
3 25 (39.06%) Java
4 20 (31.25%) Objective-C
5 7 (10.94%) Embedded C
6 5 (7.81%) Perl
6 5 (7.81%) SQL
6 5 (7.81%) Python
6 5 (7.81%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.69%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 28 (43.75%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (31.25%) Perforce
2 13 (20.31%) Apple
3 9 (14.06%) Google