The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 57 49 50
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing C 48 50 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.58% 3.90% 3.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.50% 7.25% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 29 48 26
Average salary £37,500 £37,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.66% +16.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £32,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
640 690 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 47.69% 53.82% 52.92%
Number of salaries quoted 572 628 470
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C
UK

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 August 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 August 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
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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 -19 27 £32,000 -14.66% 4
Mid Wales +1 16 £40,000 -17.94% 4
West Wales +10 3 £75,000 +200.00%
North Wales 0 2 £37,500 -
C
UK

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 55 (67.07%) C++
2 35 (42.68%) Software Engineering
3 24 (29.27%) UML
4 20 (24.39%) Java
5 19 (23.17%) Degree
5 19 (23.17%) Computer Science
6 14 (17.07%) Aerospace
6 14 (17.07%) Windows
7 12 (14.63%) Android
8 11 (13.41%) IEC 61508
8 11 (13.41%) Electronics
9 10 (12.20%) Manufacturing
9 10 (12.20%) Linux
9 10 (12.20%) Ethernet
9 10 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (12.20%) Multimedia
10 9 (10.98%) Mathematics
10 9 (10.98%) OOD
11 8 (9.76%) Embedded C
11 8 (9.76%) OOP
11 8 (9.76%) C#
11 8 (9.76%) Microsoft
11 8 (9.76%) Unit Testing
11 8 (9.76%) Integration Testing
11 8 (9.76%) System Testing
12 7 (8.54%) Mac OS
12 7 (8.54%) Telecoms
12 7 (8.54%) JavaScript
12 7 (8.54%) SQL
12 7 (8.54%) OO

C
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 3 (3.66%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.44%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.44%) CMS
2 2 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.22%) Captiva
3 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.22%) Confluence
3 1 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.22%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.22%) IIS
3 1 (1.22%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.22%) Documentum
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) MS Office
2 3 (3.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) SAP CO
1 3 (3.66%) SAP SD
1 3 (3.66%) SAP FI
1 3 (3.66%) SAP MM
1 3 (3.66%) SAP PP
1 3 (3.66%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (3.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.20%) Ethernet
2 6 (7.32%) HTTP
3 4 (4.88%) WAN
4 3 (3.66%) Wireshark
4 3 (3.66%) SAN
4 3 (3.66%) LAN
5 2 (2.44%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.22%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.22%) DNS
6 1 (1.22%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.66%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.44%) MySQL
2 2 (2.44%) Riak
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.22%) Jackrabbit
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.22%) MS Access
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.66%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (3.66%) JUnit
2 2 (2.44%) Subversion
2 2 (2.44%) JIRA
2 2 (2.44%) Selenium
3 1 (1.22%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.22%) Maven
3 1 (1.22%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.22%) ClearQuest
3 1 (1.22%) TestDirector
3 1 (1.22%) Ant
3 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.22%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (17.07%) Aerospace
2 11 (13.41%) Electronics
3 10 (12.20%) Manufacturing
3 10 (12.20%) Multimedia
4 7 (8.54%) Telecoms
5 6 (7.32%) Advertising
6 4 (4.88%) Finance
7 1 (1.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (32.93%) Software Engineer
2 20 (24.39%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 17 (20.73%) Developer
4 15 (18.29%) Senior Software Engineer
5 13 (15.85%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 6 (7.32%) Project Manager
6 6 (7.32%) Test Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Android Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Graduate
8 4 (4.88%) Junior
8 4 (4.88%) Analyst
8 4 (4.88%) C Software Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) SAP Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.66%) SAP Architect
9 3 (3.66%) Software Manager
9 3 (3.66%) Technical Manager
9 3 (3.66%) Software Project Manager
9 3 (3.66%) Wintel Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.32%) HTML
1 6 (7.32%) Web Services
2 4 (4.88%) CSS
2 4 (4.88%) .NET
2 4 (4.88%) iOS SDK
3 3 (3.66%) jQuery
4 2 (2.44%) XHTML
4 2 (2.44%) STL
4 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.44%) COM
4 2 (2.44%) Qt
4 2 (2.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (2.44%) HTML5
4 2 (2.44%) MapReduce
4 2 (2.44%) Ajax
4 2 (2.44%) JSON
4 2 (2.44%) Zend Framework
5 1 (1.22%) WCF
5 1 (1.22%) Apache Axis
5 1 (1.22%) JSR 170
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.17%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.98%) Mathematics
3 6 (7.32%) DTV
3 6 (7.32%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (6.10%) IPTV
5 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.44%) Grid Computing
6 2 (2.44%) Device Driver
6 2 (2.44%) Firmware
7 1 (1.22%) Physics
7 1 (1.22%) Life Science
7 1 (1.22%) Statistics
7 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.07%) Windows
2 12 (14.63%) Android
3 10 (12.20%) Linux
4 7 (8.54%) Mac OS
5 5 (6.10%) Apple iOS
5 5 (6.10%) UNIX
6 3 (3.66%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.22%) CentOS
7 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.22%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (42.68%) Software Engineering
2 24 (29.27%) UML
3 10 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (10.98%) OOD
5 8 (9.76%) OOP
5 8 (9.76%) Unit Testing
5 8 (9.76%) Integration Testing
5 8 (9.76%) System Testing
6 7 (8.54%) OO
7 6 (7.32%) Change Control
7 6 (7.32%) Android Development
8 5 (6.10%) Cyber Security
9 4 (4.88%) Scrum
9 4 (4.88%) Project Planning
10 3 (3.66%) SAP Implementation
10 3 (3.66%) Software Testing
10 3 (3.66%) Requirements Management
10 3 (3.66%) Content Management
10 3 (3.66%) Static Code Analysis
10 3 (3.66%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 55 (67.07%) C++
2 20 (24.39%) Java
3 8 (9.76%) Embedded C
3 8 (9.76%) C#
4 7 (8.54%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.54%) SQL
5 6 (7.32%) Perl
6 5 (6.10%) Objective-C
6 5 (6.10%) Embedded C++
7 4 (4.88%) Python
8 3 (3.66%) Erlang
8 3 (3.66%) Assembly Language
9 2 (2.44%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.44%) PHP
9 2 (2.44%) Groovy
9 2 (2.44%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.44%) Korn
9 2 (2.44%) PHP5
10 1 (1.22%) Ruby
10 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (23.17%) Degree
2 6 (7.32%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.66%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.66%) CCNP
4 2 (2.44%) MCP
4 2 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.44%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.22%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.41%) IEC 61508
2 4 (4.88%) QA
3 3 (3.66%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (9.76%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.32%) Perforce
3 3 (3.66%) Coverity
3 3 (3.66%) Riverbed
3 3 (3.66%) Wind River
3 3 (3.66%) JDA
3 3 (3.66%) Avaya
3 3 (3.66%) SAP
3 3 (3.66%) Cisco
3 3 (3.66%) Meraki
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle
4 2 (2.44%) Apple
4 2 (2.44%) Zend
5 1 (1.22%) Google
5 1 (1.22%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.22%) BEA
5 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.22%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.22%) JBoss
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