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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 33 70 58
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -12
Permanent jobs citing C 72 32 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.53% 2.45% 2.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.84% 4.35% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 43 30 22
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 £31,800 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
664 735 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 51.04% 56.32% 48.62%
Number of salaries quoted 568 676 467
Average salary £35,000 £33,450 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.63% -3.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,000
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 18 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 18 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 +15 38 £35,000 -6.66% 9
Mid Wales 0 19 - - 2
North Wales +1 7 £37,500 -14.28% 1
West Wales +7 3 £75,000 +400.00%
C
UK

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 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 71 (70.30%) C++
2 45 (44.55%) Software Engineering
3 32 (31.68%) Degree
4 31 (30.69%) Computer Science
5 29 (28.71%) UML
6 22 (21.78%) Java
7 21 (20.79%) Windows
7 21 (20.79%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (18.81%) Aerospace
9 18 (17.82%) Linux
9 18 (17.82%) IEC 61508
10 16 (15.84%) Embedded C
10 16 (15.84%) Electronics
11 15 (14.85%) HTTP
11 15 (14.85%) System Testing
12 14 (13.86%) Unit Testing
12 14 (13.86%) Integration Testing
12 14 (13.86%) OOP
13 13 (12.87%) Ethernet
14 12 (11.88%) Python
14 12 (11.88%) Mac OS
15 11 (10.89%) Perl
15 11 (10.89%) C#
15 11 (10.89%) UNIX
16 10 (9.90%) TCP/IP
16 10 (9.90%) DTV
16 10 (9.90%) Manufacturing
16 10 (9.90%) Multimedia
17 9 (8.91%) IPTV
17 9 (8.91%) Scrum

C
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 (4.95%) Confluence
2 1 (0.99%) Umbraco
2 1 (0.99%) CMS
2 1 (0.99%) Apache
2 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) SAP SD
1 2 (1.98%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.98%) SAP MM
1 2 (1.98%) SAP PP
1 2 (1.98%) SAP CO
1 2 (1.98%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.95%) SaaS
2 3 (2.97%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.85%) HTTP
2 13 (12.87%) Ethernet
3 10 (9.90%) TCP/IP
4 8 (7.92%) Wireshark
5 4 (3.96%) Internet
6 3 (2.97%) SAN
6 3 (2.97%) WAN
7 2 (1.98%) LAN
7 2 (1.98%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.99%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.99%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.99%) Wireless
8 1 (0.99%) GSM
8 1 (0.99%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.95%) MySQL
2 4 (3.96%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.98%) Riak
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.99%) Big Data
4 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.99%) MS Access
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.99%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (6.93%) Jenkins
1 7 (6.93%) JIRA
2 5 (4.95%) Fiddler
3 2 (1.98%) JUnit
3 2 (1.98%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.98%) Selenium
3 2 (1.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (1.98%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.98%) GCC
4 1 (0.99%) GDB
4 1 (0.99%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.99%) Automake
4 1 (0.99%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.99%) Subversion
4 1 (0.99%) Eclipse
General
1 19 (18.81%) Aerospace
2 16 (15.84%) Electronics
3 10 (9.90%) Manufacturing
3 10 (9.90%) Multimedia
4 7 (6.93%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.95%) Advertising
6 4 (3.96%) Finance
7 2 (1.98%) Legal
7 2 (1.98%) Marketing
8 1 (0.99%) Military
8 1 (0.99%) Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (43.56%) Software Engineer
2 25 (24.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 23 (22.77%) Senior Software Engineer
4 21 (20.79%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 15 (14.85%) Developer
6 10 (9.90%) Test Engineer
6 10 (9.90%) C Software Engineer
7 8 (7.92%) C++ Developer
7 8 (7.92%) Software Developer
7 8 (7.92%) C Developer
8 7 (6.93%) Firmware Engineer
8 7 (6.93%) Senior Firmware Engineer
8 7 (6.93%) Project Manager
9 6 (5.94%) C++ Software Engineer
10 5 (4.95%) C++ Software Developer
11 4 (3.96%) Graduate
11 4 (3.96%) Senior Manager
11 4 (3.96%) Junior
11 4 (3.96%) Analyst
11 4 (3.96%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.93%) HTML
1 7 (6.93%) Web Services
2 5 (4.95%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 5 (4.95%) Qt
2 5 (4.95%) STL
3 4 (3.96%) .NET
3 4 (3.96%) CSS
3 4 (3.96%) iOS SDK
4 3 (2.97%) jQuery
4 3 (2.97%) Ajax
5 2 (1.98%) LAMP
5 2 (1.98%) JSON
5 2 (1.98%) Zend Framework
5 2 (1.98%) RESTful
5 2 (1.98%) HTML5
6 1 (0.99%) Pthreads
6 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.99%) XML
6 1 (0.99%) XHTML
6 1 (0.99%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 31 (30.69%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.90%) DTV
3 9 (8.91%) IPTV
4 8 (7.92%) Firmware
4 8 (7.92%) Digital Media
5 7 (6.93%) Device Driver
6 4 (3.96%) Grid Computing
6 4 (3.96%) Mathematics
6 4 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.98%) User Experience
8 1 (0.99%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.99%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.99%) Physics
8 1 (0.99%) Statistics
8 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.79%) Windows
2 18 (17.82%) Linux
3 12 (11.88%) Mac OS
4 11 (10.89%) UNIX
5 5 (4.95%) Apple iOS
5 5 (4.95%) CentOS
5 5 (4.95%) Android
6 1 (0.99%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (44.55%) Software Engineering
2 29 (28.71%) UML
3 21 (20.79%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (14.85%) System Testing
5 14 (13.86%) Unit Testing
5 14 (13.86%) Integration Testing
5 14 (13.86%) OOP
6 9 (8.91%) Scrum
6 9 (8.91%) OOD
7 7 (6.93%) Regression Testing
8 6 (5.94%) OO
8 6 (5.94%) TDD
8 6 (5.94%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (5.94%) Product Management
8 6 (5.94%) BDD
8 6 (5.94%) Cyber Security
9 5 (4.95%) Bug Management
9 5 (4.95%) Test Management
10 4 (3.96%) Configuration Management
10 4 (3.96%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 71 (70.30%) C++
2 22 (21.78%) Java
3 16 (15.84%) Embedded C
4 12 (11.88%) Python
5 11 (10.89%) Perl
5 11 (10.89%) C#
6 8 (7.92%) SQL
6 8 (7.92%) JavaScript
7 6 (5.94%) Korn
7 6 (5.94%) Bash Shell
8 5 (4.95%) Erlang
8 5 (4.95%) Ruby
8 5 (4.95%) Objective-C
8 5 (4.95%) PHP
8 5 (4.95%) Embedded C++
9 2 (1.98%) Assembly Language
9 2 (1.98%) PHP5
9 2 (1.98%) Groovy
10 1 (0.99%) Haskell
10 1 (0.99%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (31.68%) Degree
2 6 (5.94%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.96%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.97%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.97%) CCNP
5 2 (1.98%) MCP
5 2 (1.98%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.99%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (17.82%) IEC 61508
2 5 (4.95%) QA
3 1 (0.99%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (1.98%) Snort
Vendors
1 6 (5.94%) Perforce
2 5 (4.95%) Red Hat
3 3 (2.97%) Meraki
3 3 (2.97%) Coverity
3 3 (2.97%) Wind River
3 3 (2.97%) Riverbed
3 3 (2.97%) Google
3 3 (2.97%) Avaya
3 3 (2.97%) Cisco
3 3 (2.97%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.98%) JDA
4 2 (1.98%) SAP
4 2 (1.98%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.98%) Zend
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle
5 1 (0.99%) EMC
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