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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 45 56 57
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Permanent jobs citing C 54 42 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.14% 3.18% 3.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.60% 5.98% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 30 40 24
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £32,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £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
628 702 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 48.20% 53.14% 51.53%
Number of salaries quoted 556 645 480
Average salary £34,000 £33,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £25,350
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 20 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 20 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
(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 -10 27 £34,000 -9.33% 8
Mid Wales 0 17 - - 3
West Wales +12 3 £75,000 +400.00%
North Wales +1 3 £37,500 -31.81% 1
C
UK

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 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 63 (67.74%) C++
2 39 (41.94%) Software Engineering
3 28 (30.11%) UML
4 25 (26.88%) Degree
5 23 (24.73%) Computer Science
5 23 (24.73%) Java
6 17 (18.28%) Aerospace
7 16 (17.20%) Windows
8 14 (15.05%) IEC 61508
8 14 (15.05%) Linux
9 12 (12.90%) Electronics
10 11 (11.83%) Manufacturing
10 11 (11.83%) OOP
10 11 (11.83%) Ethernet
10 11 (11.83%) Embedded C
10 11 (11.83%) Android
10 11 (11.83%) Multimedia
11 10 (10.75%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (10.75%) Unit Testing
11 10 (10.75%) Integration Testing
11 10 (10.75%) System Testing
11 10 (10.75%) HTTP
11 10 (10.75%) OOD
12 9 (9.68%) OO
12 9 (9.68%) C#
12 9 (9.68%) DTV
13 8 (8.60%) UNIX
13 8 (8.60%) JavaScript
13 8 (8.60%) Perl
13 8 (8.60%) Python

C
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 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 (3.23%) Confluence
2 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.15%) CMS
3 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.08%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.08%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.23%) MS Office
2 2 (2.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) SAP SD
1 3 (3.23%) SAP FI
1 3 (3.23%) SAP MM
1 3 (3.23%) SAP PP
1 3 (3.23%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (3.23%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.30%) SaaS
2 3 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.83%) Ethernet
2 10 (10.75%) HTTP
3 6 (6.45%) Wireshark
4 5 (5.38%) TCP/IP
5 4 (4.30%) WAN
6 3 (3.23%) LAN
6 3 (3.23%) SAN
7 2 (2.15%) Internet
8 1 (1.08%) tcpdump
8 1 (1.08%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.08%) GSM
8 1 (1.08%) DHCP
8 1 (1.08%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.15%) MySQL
1 2 (2.15%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.15%) Riak
1 2 (2.15%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.08%) MS Access
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.08%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 5 (5.38%) JIRA
1 5 (5.38%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.23%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (3.23%) Fiddler
3 2 (2.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.15%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.15%) JUnit
3 2 (2.15%) Selenium
4 1 (1.08%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.08%) Subversion
4 1 (1.08%) Maven
4 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (18.28%) Aerospace
2 12 (12.90%) Electronics
3 11 (11.83%) Manufacturing
3 11 (11.83%) Multimedia
4 7 (7.53%) Telecoms
5 6 (6.45%) Advertising
6 5 (5.38%) Finance
7 1 (1.08%) Legal
7 1 (1.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (34.41%) Software Engineer
2 21 (22.58%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 20 (21.51%) Developer
4 18 (19.35%) Senior Software Engineer
5 16 (17.20%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 8 (8.60%) Test Engineer
7 7 (7.53%) Project Manager
7 7 (7.53%) C Software Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Software Developer
8 5 (5.38%) C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Android Developer
9 4 (4.30%) Senior Project Manager
9 4 (4.30%) Graduate
9 4 (4.30%) Junior
9 4 (4.30%) Senior Manager
9 4 (4.30%) C++ Developer
9 4 (4.30%) Software Project Manager
9 4 (4.30%) C Developer
9 4 (4.30%) Software Manager
10 3 (3.23%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.53%) HTML
1 7 (7.53%) Web Services
2 5 (5.38%) jQuery
3 4 (4.30%) STL
3 4 (4.30%) .NET
3 4 (4.30%) Qt
3 4 (4.30%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (4.30%) iOS SDK
4 3 (3.23%) CSS
4 3 (3.23%) Ajax
5 2 (2.15%) LAMP
5 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.15%) Zend Framework
5 2 (2.15%) HTML5
5 2 (2.15%) RESTful
5 2 (2.15%) JSON
6 1 (1.08%) JSR 170
6 1 (1.08%) WCF
6 1 (1.08%) COM
6 1 (1.08%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (24.73%) Computer Science
2 9 (9.68%) DTV
3 8 (8.60%) Mathematics
4 6 (6.45%) IPTV
5 4 (4.30%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (3.23%) Digital Media
6 3 (3.23%) Device Driver
6 3 (3.23%) Grid Computing
6 3 (3.23%) Firmware
7 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.08%) Statistics
8 1 (1.08%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.20%) Windows
2 14 (15.05%) Linux
3 11 (11.83%) Android
4 8 (8.60%) UNIX
4 8 (8.60%) Mac OS
5 5 (5.38%) Apple iOS
6 3 (3.23%) CentOS
7 2 (2.15%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.08%) OS/2
8 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (41.94%) Software Engineering
2 28 (30.11%) UML
3 11 (11.83%) OOP
4 10 (10.75%) OOD
4 10 (10.75%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (10.75%) Unit Testing
4 10 (10.75%) Integration Testing
4 10 (10.75%) System Testing
5 9 (9.68%) OO
6 6 (6.45%) Scrum
6 6 (6.45%) Change Control
6 6 (6.45%) Cyber Security
6 6 (6.45%) Android Development
7 5 (5.38%) Regression Testing
8 4 (4.30%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (4.30%) TDD
8 4 (4.30%) Project Planning
8 4 (4.30%) Product Management
8 4 (4.30%) BDD
9 3 (3.23%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 63 (67.74%) C++
2 23 (24.73%) Java
3 11 (11.83%) Embedded C
4 9 (9.68%) C#
5 8 (8.60%) Python
5 8 (8.60%) JavaScript
5 8 (8.60%) Perl
6 7 (7.53%) SQL
7 6 (6.45%) Embedded C++
8 5 (5.38%) Objective-C
9 4 (4.30%) Assembly Language
9 4 (4.30%) PHP
9 4 (4.30%) Korn
9 4 (4.30%) Erlang
9 4 (4.30%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.23%) Ruby
11 2 (2.15%) Groovy
11 2 (2.15%) PHP5
12 1 (1.08%) Haskell
12 1 (1.08%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 25 (26.88%) Degree
2 5 (5.38%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.23%) CCNP
3 3 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.15%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.15%) MCP
5 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.08%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.05%) IEC 61508
2 4 (4.30%) QA
3 3 (3.23%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (1.08%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.08%) Snort
Vendors
1 6 (6.45%) Microsoft
1 6 (6.45%) Perforce
2 3 (3.23%) Coverity
2 3 (3.23%) Riverbed
2 3 (3.23%) Wind River
2 3 (3.23%) Meraki
2 3 (3.23%) SAP
2 3 (3.23%) Cisco
2 3 (3.23%) Avaya
2 3 (3.23%) JDA
2 3 (3.23%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.15%) Zend
3 2 (2.15%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.08%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.08%) Google
4 1 (1.08%) Apple
4 1 (1.08%) EMC
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle
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