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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 49 46 37
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Permanent jobs citing C 53 65 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.12% 4.85% 4.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.98% 7.71% 8.29%
Number of salaries quoted 42 46 43
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £28,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
664 843 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 51.67% 62.91% 59.83%
Number of salaries quoted 597 765 596
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 December 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 December 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 0 40 £35,000 - 10
North Wales 0 7 £37,500 - 2
Mid Wales - 4 - - 2
C
UK

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 92 (73.60%) C++
2 55 (44.00%) Software Engineering
3 35 (28.00%) Degree
3 35 (28.00%) Computer Science
4 33 (26.40%) Java
4 33 (26.40%) Windows
5 26 (20.80%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (20.00%) Linux
6 25 (20.00%) UML
6 25 (20.00%) OOP
7 24 (19.20%) HTTP
7 24 (19.20%) Embedded C
8 23 (18.40%) Mac OS
9 22 (17.60%) TCP/IP
10 21 (16.80%) UNIX
11 19 (15.20%) Electronics
11 19 (15.20%) Digital Media
12 18 (14.40%) IPTV
13 17 (13.60%) IEC 61508
13 17 (13.60%) Aerospace
13 17 (13.60%) Multimedia
13 17 (13.60%) DTV
14 16 (12.80%) OOD
14 16 (12.80%) C#
15 15 (12.00%) JavaScript
15 15 (12.00%) Python
16 14 (11.20%) HTML
16 14 (11.20%) System Testing
17 13 (10.40%) Unit Testing
17 13 (10.40%) Integration Testing

C
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 7 (5.60%) Confluence
2 5 (4.00%) Apache
3 4 (3.20%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (3.20%) SPSS
1 4 (3.20%) EViews
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.40%) PaaS
2 6 (4.80%) SaaS
3 3 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (19.20%) HTTP
2 22 (17.60%) TCP/IP
3 11 (8.80%) Ethernet
4 10 (8.00%) Wireshark
5 9 (7.20%) Internet
6 5 (4.00%) SSL
7 3 (2.40%) SAN
7 3 (2.40%) tcpdump
8 2 (1.60%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (1.60%) RFID
8 2 (1.60%) WAN
9 1 (0.80%) GSM
9 1 (0.80%) LAN
9 1 (0.80%) Wireless
9 1 (0.80%) DVB
9 1 (0.80%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.20%) Big Data
2 8 (6.40%) MySQL
3 7 (5.60%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.40%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.60%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.60%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.60%) Riak
Development Applications
1 9 (7.20%) JIRA
2 8 (6.40%) Jenkins
3 7 (5.60%) TestLink
3 7 (5.60%) Fiddler
4 4 (3.20%) GCC
5 3 (2.40%) GDB
5 3 (2.40%) Automake
5 3 (2.40%) Subversion
6 2 (1.60%) MSI
6 2 (1.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.60%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.60%) WiX
7 1 (0.80%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.80%) JUnit
7 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.80%) Eclipse
General
1 19 (15.20%) Electronics
2 17 (13.60%) Aerospace
2 17 (13.60%) Multimedia
3 10 (8.00%) Marketing
3 10 (8.00%) Advertising
4 8 (6.40%) Finance
5 7 (5.60%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.60%) Military
6 2 (1.60%) Banking
6 2 (1.60%) Retail
6 2 (1.60%) Legal
7 1 (0.80%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.80%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (41.60%) Software Engineer
2 25 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 24 (19.20%) Developer
4 21 (16.80%) Senior Software Engineer
5 19 (15.20%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 15 (12.00%) C++ Developer
7 14 (11.20%) C Developer
8 12 (9.60%) C Software Engineer
9 11 (8.80%) Analyst
9 11 (8.80%) Software Developer
10 10 (8.00%) Test Engineer
10 10 (8.00%) C++ Software Developer
11 9 (7.20%) Firmware Engineer
11 9 (7.20%) Senior Firmware Engineer
12 8 (6.40%) Test Analyst
13 7 (5.60%) Project Manager
14 6 (4.80%) C++ Software Engineer
14 6 (4.80%) Software Test Engineer
14 6 (4.80%) Software Manager
15 4 (3.20%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.20%) HTML
2 13 (10.40%) Qt
3 12 (9.60%) Web Services
4 11 (8.80%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 11 (8.80%) STL
5 7 (5.60%) CSS
6 6 (4.80%) iOS SDK
7 5 (4.00%) Pthreads
7 5 (4.00%) XML
7 5 (4.00%) POSIX
7 5 (4.00%) HTML5
8 4 (3.20%) jQuery
8 4 (3.20%) Ajax
9 3 (2.40%) .NET
10 2 (1.60%) LAMP
10 2 (1.60%) JSON
10 2 (1.60%) RESTful
11 1 (0.80%) SOAP
11 1 (0.80%) REST
11 1 (0.80%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 35 (28.00%) Computer Science
2 19 (15.20%) Digital Media
3 18 (14.40%) IPTV
4 17 (13.60%) DTV
5 10 (8.00%) Algorithms
6 9 (7.20%) Device Driver
7 7 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (4.00%) Grid Computing
9 3 (2.40%) Data Structures
9 3 (2.40%) Data Integration
10 2 (1.60%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.60%) CAN bus
10 2 (1.60%) User Experience
10 2 (1.60%) Web 2.0
10 2 (1.60%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.80%) Statistics
11 1 (0.80%) Economics
11 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (26.40%) Windows
2 25 (20.00%) Linux
3 23 (18.40%) Mac OS
4 21 (16.80%) UNIX
5 7 (5.60%) Apple iOS
5 7 (5.60%) CentOS
6 5 (4.00%) Android
7 1 (0.80%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (44.00%) Software Engineering
2 26 (20.80%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (20.00%) UML
3 25 (20.00%) OOP
4 16 (12.80%) OOD
5 14 (11.20%) System Testing
6 13 (10.40%) Unit Testing
6 13 (10.40%) Integration Testing
7 11 (8.80%) Scrum
8 10 (8.00%) E-Commerce
8 10 (8.00%) Mobile Marketing
9 8 (6.40%) Manual Testing
10 7 (5.60%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (5.60%) Product Management
10 7 (5.60%) BDD
10 7 (5.60%) Bug Management
10 7 (5.60%) OO
10 7 (5.60%) Regression Testing
10 7 (5.60%) Test Management
10 7 (5.60%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 92 (73.60%) C++
2 33 (26.40%) Java
3 24 (19.20%) Embedded C
4 16 (12.80%) C#
5 15 (12.00%) Python
5 15 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 12 (9.60%) Perl
7 10 (8.00%) SQL
8 9 (7.20%) Ruby
9 7 (5.60%) Korn
9 7 (5.60%) Embedded C++
9 7 (5.60%) Objective-C
9 7 (5.60%) Bash Shell
10 6 (4.80%) Erlang
11 5 (4.00%) PHP
12 4 (3.20%) MATLAB
12 4 (3.20%) R
13 2 (1.60%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.80%) Haskell
14 1 (0.80%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 35 (28.00%) Degree
2 2 (1.60%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.60%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.60%) CCNP
2 2 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.80%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.80%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.60%) IEC 61508
2 6 (4.80%) QA
3 2 (1.60%) GAMP
4 1 (0.80%) Basel II
System Software
1 12 (9.60%) Firmware
2 3 (2.40%) Snort
Vendors
1 8 (6.40%) Google
2 7 (5.60%) Red Hat
3 4 (3.20%) Perforce
4 2 (1.60%) Avaya
4 2 (1.60%) Cisco
4 2 (1.60%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.60%) Riverbed
4 2 (1.60%) Sencha
4 2 (1.60%) Meraki
5 1 (0.80%) EMC
5 1 (0.80%) Apple
5 1 (0.80%) Zend
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