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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 67 48 60
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +12
Permanent jobs citing C 31 49 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.52% 3.94% 3.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.54% 6.68% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 28 31 26
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,150 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
560 734 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 45.60% 59.00% 52.71%
Number of salaries quoted 496 651 502
Average salary £34,000 £32,958 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.16% +4.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,450
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C
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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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -2 23 £29,000 -27.50% 6
North Wales +10 3 £37,500 -
Mid Wales 0 3 £40,000 -11.11% 2
C
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C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 42 (46.15%) C++
2 41 (45.05%) Software Engineering
3 22 (24.18%) C#
4 21 (23.08%) Degree
5 19 (20.88%) Java
6 18 (19.78%) OO
7 17 (18.68%) Electronics
8 16 (17.58%) Microsoft
8 16 (17.58%) Embedded C
9 13 (14.29%) OOD
9 13 (14.29%) .NET
10 12 (13.19%) UML
10 12 (13.19%) Manufacturing
11 11 (12.09%) Windows
11 11 (12.09%) Qt
11 11 (12.09%) Change Control
12 10 (10.99%) Embedded Systems
12 10 (10.99%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 10 (10.99%) Security Cleared
12 10 (10.99%) Assembly Language
13 9 (9.89%) Linux
13 9 (9.89%) OOP
13 9 (9.89%) Ethernet
13 9 (9.89%) HTML
13 9 (9.89%) STL
13 9 (9.89%) Market Research
14 8 (8.79%) SC Cleared
14 8 (8.79%) Android
14 8 (8.79%) Web Services
14 8 (8.79%) SQL

C
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (4.40%) IIS
1 4 (4.40%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.30%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.30%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.20%) Captiva
3 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (2.20%) CMS
3 2 (2.20%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.20%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.20%) Documentum
4 1 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.10%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (6.59%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) SAP CO
1 2 (2.20%) SAP SD
1 2 (2.20%) SAP FI
1 2 (2.20%) SAP MM
1 2 (2.20%) SAP PP
1 2 (2.20%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.89%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.20%) ASN.1
2 2 (2.20%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.20%) Broadband
3 1 (1.10%) LAN
3 1 (1.10%) WAN
3 1 (1.10%) DHCP
3 1 (1.10%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.10%) DNS
3 1 (1.10%) Wireless
3 1 (1.10%) ZigBee
3 1 (1.10%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.49%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.20%) Big Data
2 2 (2.20%) MySQL
3 1 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.10%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.30%) Ant
2 3 (3.30%) Subversion
2 3 (3.30%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (2.20%) JIRA
3 2 (2.20%) TestDirector
3 2 (2.20%) ClearQuest
3 2 (2.20%) JUnit
3 2 (2.20%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.10%) Maven
4 1 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (18.68%) Electronics
2 12 (13.19%) Manufacturing
3 7 (7.69%) Marketing
4 5 (5.49%) Finance
4 5 (5.49%) Aerospace
4 5 (5.49%) Advertising
5 4 (4.40%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.30%) Multimedia
7 2 (2.20%) Games
8 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.10%) Banking
8 1 (1.10%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 31 (34.07%) Software Engineer
2 28 (30.77%) Developer
3 15 (16.48%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 8 (8.79%) C Developer
5 7 (7.69%) C++ Developer
5 7 (7.69%) Product Manager
6 6 (6.59%) Android Developer
7 5 (5.49%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) C Software Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) Wintel Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) Technical Manager
8 4 (4.40%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (4.40%) Junior
8 4 (4.40%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.40%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.30%) Graduate
9 3 (3.30%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (3.30%) Design Engineer
9 3 (3.30%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.30%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.29%) .NET
2 11 (12.09%) Qt
3 10 (10.99%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 9 (9.89%) HTML
4 9 (9.89%) STL
5 8 (8.79%) Web Services
6 7 (7.69%) CSS
7 5 (5.49%) Ajax
8 4 (4.40%) XML
9 3 (3.30%) XHTML
9 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET
9 3 (3.30%) .NET Framework
9 3 (3.30%) jQuery
10 2 (2.20%) Ext JS
10 2 (2.20%) HTML5
10 2 (2.20%) WPF
10 2 (2.20%) Zend Framework
10 2 (2.20%) Apache Axis
10 2 (2.20%) JSTL
10 2 (2.20%) WDK
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.99%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (6.59%) Mathematics
3 5 (5.49%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.30%) GIS
5 2 (2.20%) Life Science
5 2 (2.20%) DTV
5 2 (2.20%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.10%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.10%) Clustering
6 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.10%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.10%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.09%) Windows
2 9 (9.89%) Linux
3 8 (8.79%) Android
4 6 (6.59%) UNIX
5 3 (3.30%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.20%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.10%) VxWorks
7 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.10%) Windows CE
7 1 (1.10%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.10%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (1.10%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (45.05%) Software Engineering
2 18 (19.78%) OO
3 13 (14.29%) OOD
4 12 (13.19%) UML
5 11 (12.09%) Change Control
6 9 (9.89%) OOP
6 9 (9.89%) Market Research
7 6 (6.59%) Web Development
7 6 (6.59%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.49%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (5.49%) Project Management
8 5 (5.49%) Android Development
9 4 (4.40%) Performance Management
9 4 (4.40%) Technical Analysis
9 4 (4.40%) Customer Analysis
9 4 (4.40%) Requirements Management
9 4 (4.40%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (4.40%) Software Testing
10 3 (3.30%) Scrum
10 3 (3.30%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 42 (46.15%) C++
2 22 (24.18%) C#
3 19 (20.88%) Java
4 16 (17.58%) Embedded C
5 10 (10.99%) Assembly Language
6 8 (8.79%) SQL
7 7 (7.69%) JavaScript
8 6 (6.59%) Embedded C++
9 5 (5.49%) VB
10 3 (3.30%) Python
10 3 (3.30%) VB.NET
10 3 (3.30%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.20%) PHP5
11 2 (2.20%) VB6
11 2 (2.20%) PHP
11 2 (2.20%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.20%) VC++
12 1 (1.10%) Delphi
12 1 (1.10%) VBScript
12 1 (1.10%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 21 (23.08%) Degree
2 10 (10.99%) Security Cleared
3 8 (8.79%) SC Cleared
4 7 (7.69%) Chartered Engineer
5 6 (6.59%) MCP
6 2 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.10%) HNC
7 1 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (2.20%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.10%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.10%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (1.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (1.10%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.10%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.10%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 16 (17.58%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.69%) Siemens
2 7 (7.69%) Allen-Bradley
3 4 (4.40%) Atmel
4 3 (3.30%) SAP
5 2 (2.20%) Zend
5 2 (2.20%) Apple
5 2 (2.20%) JDA
5 2 (2.20%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.20%) Oracle
5 2 (2.20%) JBoss
5 2 (2.20%) BEA
6 1 (1.10%) Citrix
6 1 (1.10%) VMware
6 1 (1.10%) Symantec
6 1 (1.10%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.10%) Sitecore
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