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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 35 75 63
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -12
Permanent jobs citing C 68 27 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.32% 2.00% 2.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.71% 3.46% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 42 25 23
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
635 780 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 49.65% 57.78% 47.60%
Number of salaries quoted 538 714 486
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 30 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 30 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 +34 36 £35,000 -6.66% 9
Mid Wales 0 17 - - 1
North Wales +6 8 £38,750 -11.42% 1
West Wales +2 2 £75,000 +400.00%
C
UK

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 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 72 (72.73%) C++
2 44 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 32 (32.32%) Degree
4 31 (31.31%) Computer Science
5 28 (28.28%) UML
6 23 (23.23%) Windows
6 23 (23.23%) Java
7 20 (20.20%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (18.18%) Aerospace
8 18 (18.18%) Linux
8 18 (18.18%) IEC 61508
9 17 (17.17%) Electronics
10 16 (16.16%) OOP
10 16 (16.16%) Embedded C
11 15 (15.15%) HTTP
11 15 (15.15%) System Testing
12 14 (14.14%) Unit Testing
12 14 (14.14%) Integration Testing
12 14 (14.14%) Mac OS
13 13 (13.13%) Ethernet
14 12 (12.12%) Python
15 11 (11.11%) Perl
15 11 (11.11%) C#
15 11 (11.11%) UNIX
15 11 (11.11%) DTV
15 11 (11.11%) Multimedia
15 11 (11.11%) IPTV
16 10 (10.10%) Digital Media
16 10 (10.10%) Manufacturing
16 10 (10.10%) TCP/IP

C
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 5 (5.05%) Confluence
2 1 (1.01%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) SAP SD
1 2 (2.02%) SAP FI
1 2 (2.02%) SAP MM
1 2 (2.02%) SAP PP
1 2 (2.02%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (2.02%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.05%) SaaS
2 3 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.15%) HTTP
2 13 (13.13%) Ethernet
3 10 (10.10%) TCP/IP
4 8 (8.08%) Wireshark
5 4 (4.04%) Internet
6 3 (3.03%) WAN
6 3 (3.03%) SAN
7 2 (2.02%) tcpdump
7 2 (2.02%) LAN
8 1 (1.01%) GSM
8 1 (1.01%) Wireless
8 1 (1.01%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.01%) SSL
8 1 (1.01%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.05%) MySQL
2 4 (4.04%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.02%) Riak
4 1 (1.01%) Big Data
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.01%) MS Access
4 1 (1.01%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.01%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (7.07%) JIRA
1 7 (7.07%) Jenkins
2 5 (5.05%) TestLink
2 5 (5.05%) Fiddler
3 2 (2.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.02%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.02%) GCC
3 2 (2.02%) JUnit
3 2 (2.02%) Selenium
4 1 (1.01%) Spock
4 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.01%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.01%) Subversion
4 1 (1.01%) GDB
4 1 (1.01%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.01%) Automake
General
1 18 (18.18%) Aerospace
2 17 (17.17%) Electronics
3 11 (11.11%) Multimedia
4 10 (10.10%) Manufacturing
5 7 (7.07%) Telecoms
6 4 (4.04%) Finance
6 4 (4.04%) Advertising
7 2 (2.02%) Legal
7 2 (2.02%) Marketing
8 1 (1.01%) Military
8 1 (1.01%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (43.43%) Software Engineer
2 24 (24.24%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 23 (23.23%) Senior Software Engineer
4 21 (21.21%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 15 (15.15%) Developer
6 11 (11.11%) C Software Engineer
7 10 (10.10%) Test Engineer
8 9 (9.09%) C++ Developer
8 9 (9.09%) C Developer
9 8 (8.08%) Firmware Engineer
9 8 (8.08%) Senior Firmware Engineer
9 8 (8.08%) Software Developer
10 7 (7.07%) Project Manager
10 7 (7.07%) C++ Software Engineer
11 6 (6.06%) C++ Software Developer
12 5 (5.05%) Analyst
12 5 (5.05%) Test Analyst
13 4 (4.04%) Graduate
13 4 (4.04%) Senior Project Manager
13 4 (4.04%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.08%) Web Services
2 6 (6.06%) Qt
2 6 (6.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 6 (6.06%) HTML
2 6 (6.06%) STL
3 4 (4.04%) iOS SDK
4 3 (3.03%) CSS
5 2 (2.02%) .NET
5 2 (2.02%) LAMP
5 2 (2.02%) Ajax
5 2 (2.02%) JSON
5 2 (2.02%) Zend Framework
5 2 (2.02%) jQuery
5 2 (2.02%) RESTful
6 1 (1.01%) XML
6 1 (1.01%) POSIX
6 1 (1.01%) HTML5
6 1 (1.01%) Pthreads
Miscellaneous
1 31 (31.31%) Computer Science
2 11 (11.11%) DTV
2 11 (11.11%) IPTV
3 10 (10.10%) Digital Media
4 8 (8.08%) Device Driver
5 5 (5.05%) Algorithms
6 4 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.04%) Grid Computing
6 4 (4.04%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.02%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.02%) User Experience
8 1 (1.01%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.01%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.01%) Physics
8 1 (1.01%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.23%) Windows
2 18 (18.18%) Linux
3 14 (14.14%) Mac OS
4 11 (11.11%) UNIX
5 5 (5.05%) Apple iOS
5 5 (5.05%) Android
5 5 (5.05%) CentOS
6 1 (1.01%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 28 (28.28%) UML
3 20 (20.20%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (16.16%) OOP
5 15 (15.15%) System Testing
6 14 (14.14%) Unit Testing
6 14 (14.14%) Integration Testing
7 10 (10.10%) OOD
8 9 (9.09%) Scrum
9 7 (7.07%) Regression Testing
10 6 (6.06%) TDD
10 6 (6.06%) OO
10 6 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (6.06%) Product Management
10 6 (6.06%) BDD
10 6 (6.06%) Cyber Security
11 5 (5.05%) Bug Management
11 5 (5.05%) Test Management
12 4 (4.04%) Manual Testing
12 4 (4.04%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 72 (72.73%) C++
2 23 (23.23%) Java
3 16 (16.16%) Embedded C
4 12 (12.12%) Python
5 11 (11.11%) C#
5 11 (11.11%) Perl
6 7 (7.07%) JavaScript
6 7 (7.07%) SQL
7 6 (6.06%) Korn
7 6 (6.06%) Bash Shell
8 5 (5.05%) Erlang
8 5 (5.05%) Objective-C
8 5 (5.05%) Ruby
8 5 (5.05%) PHP
9 4 (4.04%) Embedded C++
10 2 (2.02%) PHP5
10 2 (2.02%) Groovy
11 1 (1.01%) Haskell
11 1 (1.01%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.01%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 32 (32.32%) Degree
2 3 (3.03%) CCNP
2 3 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.02%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.01%) CCNA
4 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (18.18%) IEC 61508
2 5 (5.05%) QA
System Software
1 9 (9.09%) Firmware
2 2 (2.02%) Snort
Vendors
1 6 (6.06%) Perforce
2 5 (5.05%) Red Hat
3 4 (4.04%) Google
4 3 (3.03%) Cisco
4 3 (3.03%) Avaya
4 3 (3.03%) Coverity
4 3 (3.03%) Riverbed
4 3 (3.03%) Wind River
4 3 (3.03%) Meraki
5 2 (2.02%) JDA
5 2 (2.02%) SAP
5 2 (2.02%) Zend
5 2 (2.02%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle
6 1 (1.01%) EMC
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Upto 36,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000-36,000 + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
St. Asaph, Clwyd
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Cwmbran
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Powys
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Cwmbran
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago