The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 56 74 56
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -18
Permanent jobs citing C 48 34 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.45% 2.61% 3.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.50% 5.57% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 39 29 31
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £19,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £43,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
640 610 701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 46.01% 46.78% 56.99%
Number of salaries quoted 548 549 635
Average salary £36,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

C
Salary Trend in Wales

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

C Salary Trend in Wales

C
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Wales region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Wales

C
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Wales region over the 3 months to 2 June 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
South Wales +21 45 £47,500 +75.92% 1
North Wales -4 3 £42,500 +13.33% 1
C
UK

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 105 (86.07%) C++
2 65 (53.28%) Software Engineering
3 54 (44.26%) Windows
4 44 (36.07%) Computer Science
5 43 (35.25%) Java
6 39 (31.97%) OO
7 38 (31.15%) JavaScript
7 38 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (31.15%) Degree
8 35 (28.69%) Linux
9 30 (24.59%) Mac OS
10 29 (23.77%) HTML
11 28 (22.95%) PlayReady
12 27 (22.13%) HTTP
13 25 (20.49%) DVB
14 24 (19.67%) DRM
14 24 (19.67%) Internet
14 24 (19.67%) Web Application Development
15 23 (18.85%) UML
16 22 (18.03%) OOP
17 21 (17.21%) Objective-C
17 21 (17.21%) Apple iOS
18 20 (16.39%) JIRA
18 20 (16.39%) IPTV
18 20 (16.39%) Perforce
18 20 (16.39%) OOD
19 19 (15.57%) Embedded C
19 19 (15.57%) Android
19 19 (15.57%) Big Data
19 19 (15.57%) Analytical Skills

C
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the 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 6 (4.92%) Apache
2 1 (0.82%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.64%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.64%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.82%) MS Project
2 1 (0.82%) MS Office
2 1 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.11%) PaaS
2 3 (2.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (22.13%) HTTP
2 25 (20.49%) DVB
3 24 (19.67%) Internet
4 9 (7.38%) RFID
5 6 (4.92%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.46%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (2.46%) tcpdump
7 2 (1.64%) VoIP
8 1 (0.82%) WAN
8 1 (0.82%) SNMP
8 1 (0.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.57%) Big Data
2 16 (13.11%) Data Mining
3 9 (7.38%) NoSQL
4 8 (6.56%) VoltDB
5 6 (4.92%) MySQL
6 3 (2.46%) HPCC
7 2 (1.64%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.64%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.82%) OLAP
8 1 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.82%) Voldemort
8 1 (0.82%) Riak
8 1 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 20 (16.39%) JIRA
2 6 (4.92%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.10%) MSI
3 5 (4.10%) WiX
4 4 (3.28%) Rational Rhapsody
4 4 (3.28%) Subversion
5 2 (1.64%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.82%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.82%) JUnit
6 1 (0.82%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.82%) StarTeam
6 1 (0.82%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.82%) Cucumber
General
1 17 (13.93%) Multimedia
2 16 (13.11%) Advertising
2 16 (13.11%) Marketing
3 15 (12.30%) Electronics
4 10 (8.20%) Telecoms
5 7 (5.74%) Aerospace
6 5 (4.10%) Automotive
7 4 (3.28%) Military
8 2 (1.64%) Finance
9 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (33.61%) Software Engineer
2 31 (25.41%) Developer
3 16 (13.11%) Team Leader
4 15 (12.30%) Architect
5 14 (11.48%) C++ Developer
6 12 (9.84%) C++ Software Engineer
7 10 (8.20%) Software Architect
8 9 (7.38%) Development Manager
8 9 (7.38%) Analyst
8 9 (7.38%) Software Development Manager
8 9 (7.38%) Software Manager
9 8 (6.56%) Desktop Team Leader
9 8 (6.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 8 (6.56%) Test Analyst
10 6 (4.92%) C++/C# Developer
10 6 (4.92%) C Software Engineer
11 5 (4.10%) Software Developer
11 5 (4.10%) Senior Software Engineer
11 5 (4.10%) Database Developer
11 5 (4.10%) Senior Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (23.77%) HTML
2 28 (22.95%) PlayReady
3 13 (10.66%) CSS
4 12 (9.84%) Qt
4 12 (9.84%) Web Services
5 11 (9.02%) .NET
6 10 (8.20%) Ajax
7 9 (7.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 8 (6.56%) WebKit
8 8 (6.56%) GStreamer
8 8 (6.56%) OpenGL
9 7 (5.74%) STL
10 5 (4.10%) XML
11 4 (3.28%) POCO
11 4 (3.28%) iOS SDK
11 4 (3.28%) Widevine
12 3 (2.46%) Zend Framework
13 2 (1.64%) Android SDK
13 2 (1.64%) PCRE
13 2 (1.64%) Pthreads
Miscellaneous
1 44 (36.07%) Computer Science
2 20 (16.39%) IPTV
3 19 (15.57%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (14.75%) DTV
5 16 (13.11%) Cryptography
5 16 (13.11%) iPad
5 16 (13.11%) iPhone
6 12 (9.84%) Over-the-Top Content
6 12 (9.84%) Streaming Video
7 9 (7.38%) Web 2.0
8 8 (6.56%) Digital Media
8 8 (6.56%) Mobile App
8 8 (6.56%) Video on Demand
9 7 (5.74%) Algorithms
10 4 (3.28%) Physics
11 3 (2.46%) Grid Computing
11 3 (2.46%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.82%) Device Driver
12 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.82%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 54 (44.26%) Windows
2 35 (28.69%) Linux
3 30 (24.59%) Mac OS
4 21 (17.21%) Apple iOS
5 19 (15.57%) Android
6 16 (13.11%) Mac OS X
7 9 (7.38%) UNIX
8 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (53.28%) Software Engineering
2 39 (31.97%) OO
3 38 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (19.67%) DRM
4 24 (19.67%) Web Application Development
5 23 (18.85%) UML
6 22 (18.03%) OOP
7 20 (16.39%) OOD
8 16 (13.11%) E-Commerce
8 16 (13.11%) Mobile Marketing
9 15 (12.30%) ETL
10 13 (10.66%) iOS Development
11 12 (9.84%) Mentoring
11 12 (9.84%) Coaching
12 11 (9.02%) Configuration Management
12 11 (9.02%) Android Development
13 10 (8.20%) Automation Testing
13 10 (8.20%) SDLC
14 9 (7.38%) Technical Architecture
14 9 (7.38%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 105 (86.07%) C++
2 43 (35.25%) Java
3 38 (31.15%) JavaScript
4 21 (17.21%) Objective-C
5 19 (15.57%) Embedded C
6 18 (14.75%) Python
7 17 (13.93%) C#
7 17 (13.93%) Perl
8 16 (13.11%) SQL
9 14 (11.48%) Embedded C++
10 9 (7.38%) Ruby
11 8 (6.56%) Shell Script
12 5 (4.10%) PHP
13 3 (2.46%) Erlang
14 2 (1.64%) Haskell
14 2 (1.64%) Lisp
14 2 (1.64%) Assembly Language
15 1 (0.82%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.82%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.82%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 38 (31.15%) Degree
2 5 (4.10%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.64%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.82%) ISEB
4 1 (0.82%) PMP
4 1 (0.82%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.82%) HNC
4 1 (0.82%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.38%) QA
2 5 (4.10%) GAMP
3 2 (1.64%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.82%) DO-254
4 1 (0.82%) DO-160
System Software
1 11 (9.02%) Firmware
2 3 (2.46%) Snort
3 1 (0.82%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (16.39%) Perforce
2 14 (11.48%) Apple
3 7 (5.74%) Google
4 6 (4.92%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.28%) Green Hills
6 3 (2.46%) Zend
7 1 (0.82%) SunGard
7 1 (0.82%) EMC
7 1 (0.82%) Motorola
7 1 (0.82%) Sun
7 1 (0.82%) Remedy
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle
7 1 (0.82%) Coverity
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