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 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 43 62 53
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -9
Permanent jobs citing C 60 42 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.60% 3.23% 3.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.40% 5.93% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 33 40 25
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £32,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
638 708 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 48.93% 54.38% 49.80%
Number of salaries quoted 561 651 463
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 1 September 2014.

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 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
South Wales +6 31 £34,000 -9.33% 8
Mid Wales 0 18 - - 4
North Wales +2 4 £37,500 -31.81% 2
West Wales +10 3 £75,000 +400.00%
C
UK

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 65 (69.15%) C++
2 40 (42.55%) Software Engineering
3 29 (30.85%) UML
4 27 (28.72%) Degree
5 25 (26.60%) Computer Science
6 23 (24.47%) Java
7 18 (19.15%) Aerospace
8 17 (18.09%) Windows
9 16 (17.02%) Linux
10 15 (15.96%) IEC 61508
11 13 (13.83%) HTTP
11 13 (13.83%) Electronics
12 12 (12.77%) Ethernet
12 12 (12.77%) Embedded C
12 12 (12.77%) OOP
12 12 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (11.70%) Unit Testing
13 11 (11.70%) Integration Testing
13 11 (11.70%) System Testing
14 10 (10.64%) Multimedia
14 10 (10.64%) C#
14 10 (10.64%) Perl
14 10 (10.64%) Python
14 10 (10.64%) Manufacturing
15 9 (9.57%) DTV
15 9 (9.57%) OOD
15 9 (9.57%) JavaScript
15 9 (9.57%) UNIX
15 9 (9.57%) Android
15 9 (9.57%) Mac OS

C
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 4 (4.26%) Confluence
2 2 (2.13%) CMS
3 1 (1.06%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.06%) Apache
3 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.13%) MS Office
2 1 (1.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) SAP SD
1 2 (2.13%) SAP FI
1 2 (2.13%) SAP MM
1 2 (2.13%) SAP PP
1 2 (2.13%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (2.13%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) SaaS
2 3 (3.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.83%) HTTP
2 12 (12.77%) Ethernet
3 7 (7.45%) TCP/IP
3 7 (7.45%) Wireshark
4 4 (4.26%) Internet
5 3 (3.19%) SAN
5 3 (3.19%) WAN
6 2 (2.13%) LAN
7 1 (1.06%) GSM
7 1 (1.06%) SSL
7 1 (1.06%) tcpdump
7 1 (1.06%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.26%) MySQL
1 4 (4.26%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.13%) Riak
3 1 (1.06%) Big Data
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.06%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.06%) MS Access
3 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (6.38%) JIRA
1 6 (6.38%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.26%) Fiddler
3 3 (3.19%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.13%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.13%) Selenium
4 2 (2.13%) JUnit
5 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.06%) Subversion
5 1 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.06%) GCC
5 1 (1.06%) GDB
5 1 (1.06%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.06%) Automake
General
1 18 (19.15%) Aerospace
2 13 (13.83%) Electronics
3 10 (10.64%) Manufacturing
3 10 (10.64%) Multimedia
4 7 (7.45%) Advertising
4 7 (7.45%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.26%) Finance
6 2 (2.13%) Marketing
7 1 (1.06%) Banking
7 1 (1.06%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (38.30%) Software Engineer
2 22 (23.40%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 20 (21.28%) Senior Software Engineer
4 18 (19.15%) Developer
4 18 (19.15%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 9 (9.57%) Test Engineer
6 8 (8.51%) C Software Engineer
7 7 (7.45%) Project Manager
8 6 (6.38%) Software Developer
9 5 (5.32%) C++ Developer
9 5 (5.32%) C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (5.32%) C Developer
10 4 (4.26%) Firmware Engineer
10 4 (4.26%) Senior Firmware Engineer
10 4 (4.26%) Software Manager
10 4 (4.26%) Senior Project Manager
10 4 (4.26%) Software Project Manager
10 4 (4.26%) Junior
10 4 (4.26%) Analyst
10 4 (4.26%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.51%) HTML
2 7 (7.45%) Web Services
3 5 (5.32%) STL
3 5 (5.32%) Qt
3 5 (5.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 4 (4.26%) iOS SDK
4 4 (4.26%) CSS
4 4 (4.26%) jQuery
4 4 (4.26%) .NET
5 3 (3.19%) Ajax
5 3 (3.19%) HTML5
6 2 (2.13%) RESTful
6 2 (2.13%) JSON
6 2 (2.13%) LAMP
6 2 (2.13%) Zend Framework
6 2 (2.13%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.06%) COM
7 1 (1.06%) XML
7 1 (1.06%) XHTML
7 1 (1.06%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 25 (26.60%) Computer Science
2 9 (9.57%) DTV
3 7 (7.45%) IPTV
4 6 (6.38%) Mathematics
5 5 (5.32%) Digital Media
6 4 (4.26%) Device Driver
6 4 (4.26%) Firmware
7 3 (3.19%) Grid Computing
7 3 (3.19%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (2.13%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.06%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.06%) Statistics
9 1 (1.06%) Physics
9 1 (1.06%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.09%) Windows
2 16 (17.02%) Linux
3 9 (9.57%) Android
3 9 (9.57%) Mac OS
3 9 (9.57%) UNIX
4 5 (5.32%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.26%) CentOS
6 1 (1.06%) OS/2
6 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (42.55%) Software Engineering
2 29 (30.85%) UML
3 12 (12.77%) OOP
3 12 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (11.70%) Unit Testing
4 11 (11.70%) Integration Testing
4 11 (11.70%) System Testing
5 9 (9.57%) OOD
6 8 (8.51%) Scrum
7 7 (7.45%) OO
8 6 (6.38%) Regression Testing
8 6 (6.38%) Change Control
8 6 (6.38%) Cyber Security
9 5 (5.32%) Product Management
9 5 (5.32%) BDD
9 5 (5.32%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (5.32%) TDD
10 4 (4.26%) Project Planning
10 4 (4.26%) Test Management
10 4 (4.26%) Bug Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (69.15%) C++
2 23 (24.47%) Java
3 12 (12.77%) Embedded C
4 10 (10.64%) C#
4 10 (10.64%) Python
4 10 (10.64%) Perl
5 9 (9.57%) JavaScript
6 7 (7.45%) SQL
7 6 (6.38%) Embedded C++
8 5 (5.32%) Objective-C
8 5 (5.32%) Korn
8 5 (5.32%) Bash Shell
9 4 (4.26%) Erlang
9 4 (4.26%) Ruby
9 4 (4.26%) Assembly Language
9 4 (4.26%) PHP
10 2 (2.13%) Groovy
10 2 (2.13%) PHP5
11 1 (1.06%) Haskell
11 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (28.72%) Degree
2 5 (5.32%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.19%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.19%) CCNP
3 3 (3.19%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.13%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.13%) MCP
5 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.06%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.96%) IEC 61508
2 5 (5.32%) QA
3 3 (3.19%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Snort
Vendors
1 6 (6.38%) Perforce
2 5 (5.32%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.26%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.19%) Avaya
4 3 (3.19%) Coverity
4 3 (3.19%) Riverbed
4 3 (3.19%) Wind River
4 3 (3.19%) Meraki
4 3 (3.19%) Cisco
5 2 (2.13%) Google
5 2 (2.13%) Zend
5 2 (2.13%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.13%) JDA
5 2 (2.13%) SAP
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle
6 1 (1.06%) EMC
6 1 (1.06%) Apple
6 1 (1.06%) Sitecore
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