The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 44 53 66
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +13
Permanent jobs citing C 62 56 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.63% 3.99% 2.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.27% 8.31% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 52 43 30
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
669 674 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 49.93% 48.01% 44.89%
Number of salaries quoted 592 577 488
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing C as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 May 2016.

C Salary Histogram in Wales

C
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +5 54 £42,500 -8.10% 9
Mid Wales - 4 - - 2
North Wales +15 3 £31,500 -21.25%
C
UK

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for C.

1 61 (59.80%) C++
2 42 (41.18%) Software Engineering
3 39 (38.24%) SQL
4 34 (33.33%) Linux
5 33 (32.35%) Degree
6 29 (28.43%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (26.47%) TCP/IP
8 26 (25.49%) Unix
9 25 (24.51%) Java
9 25 (24.51%) Microsoft
10 21 (20.59%) Data Analysis
10 21 (20.59%) Computer Science
11 20 (19.61%) Erlang
11 20 (19.61%) Advertising
11 20 (19.61%) Windows
11 20 (19.61%) Functional Programming
12 18 (17.65%) ETL
12 18 (17.65%) Haskell
13 17 (16.67%) HTTP
14 16 (15.69%) Apache
14 16 (15.69%) SDLC
15 14 (13.73%) Mathematics
15 14 (13.73%) Python
15 14 (13.73%) Telecoms
16 13 (12.75%) Online Security
16 13 (12.75%) SQL Server
17 12 (11.76%) JavaScript
17 12 (11.76%) HTML
17 12 (11.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 12 (11.76%) PaaS

C
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (15.69%) Apache
2 4 (3.92%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.96%) IIS
4 2 (1.96%) JBoss
4 2 (1.96%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.98%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (8.82%) MS Office
2 7 (6.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.94%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.98%) EViews
4 1 (0.98%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.76%) PaaS
2 4 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.92%) IaaS
2 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.94%) Office 365
4 2 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (26.47%) TCP/IP
2 17 (16.67%) HTTP
3 12 (11.76%) tcpdump
4 6 (5.88%) Internet
4 6 (5.88%) LAN
5 3 (2.94%) SAN
5 3 (2.94%) SSL
5 3 (2.94%) VLAN
5 3 (2.94%) VoIP
5 3 (2.94%) Wireshark
6 2 (1.96%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.98%) Firewall
7 1 (0.98%) Modbus
7 1 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.75%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.78%) Big Data
2 11 (10.78%) Data Mining
3 9 (8.82%) MySQL
3 9 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (6.86%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (6.86%) NoSQL
4 7 (6.86%) Riak
5 3 (2.94%) MS Access
5 3 (2.94%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.96%) QlikView
7 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (2.94%) Cucumber
1 3 (2.94%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.94%) Jenkins
1 3 (2.94%) JMeter
1 3 (2.94%) Subversion
1 3 (2.94%) TestLink
1 3 (2.94%) The Grinder
1 3 (2.94%) VersionOne
2 1 (0.98%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (19.61%) Advertising
2 14 (13.73%) Telecoms
3 12 (11.76%) Marketing
4 11 (10.78%) Finance
4 11 (10.78%) Welsh Language
5 5 (4.90%) Electronics
6 3 (2.94%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.94%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.96%) Banking
8 1 (0.98%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 36 (35.29%) Developer
2 31 (30.39%) Software Engineer
3 25 (24.51%) Software Developer
4 18 (17.65%) C++ Software Engineer
5 16 (15.69%) C Software Engineer
6 15 (14.71%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 14 (13.73%) C++ Developer
8 12 (11.76%) C Developer
8 12 (11.76%) C/C++ Developer
9 11 (10.78%) C++ Software Developer
9 11 (10.78%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 9 (8.82%) Analyst
10 9 (8.82%) C/C++ Software Developer
10 9 (8.82%) DBA
10 9 (8.82%) Embedded Engineer
10 9 (8.82%) SQL DBA
10 9 (8.82%) SQL Server DBA
11 8 (7.84%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 8 (7.84%) Software Manager
12 7 (6.86%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 12 (11.76%) HTML
2 6 (5.88%) CSS
3 5 (4.90%) .NET
4 3 (2.94%) HTML5
4 3 (2.94%) REST
4 3 (2.94%) Web Services
5 1 (0.98%) Ajax
5 1 (0.98%) JSON
5 1 (0.98%) WPF
5 1 (0.98%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.59%) Computer Science
2 14 (13.73%) Mathematics
3 7 (6.86%) Grid Computing
4 6 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.92%) Statistics
6 3 (2.94%) AS400
6 3 (2.94%) CESG
6 3 (2.94%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.94%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.94%) DTV
6 3 (2.94%) Health Informatics
6 3 (2.94%) HP StoreVirtual
6 3 (2.94%) Informatics
6 3 (2.94%) Life Science
6 3 (2.94%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.94%) NHS
6 3 (2.94%) Replication
6 3 (2.94%) User Experience
6 3 (2.94%) VLE
7 2 (1.96%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 34 (33.33%) Linux
2 26 (25.49%) Unix
3 20 (19.61%) Windows
4 11 (10.78%) Android
4 11 (10.78%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.92%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.94%) CentOS
6 3 (2.94%) Debian
6 3 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.94%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.96%) AIX
7 2 (1.96%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.96%) VMS
8 1 (0.98%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (41.18%) Software Engineering
2 29 (28.43%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (20.59%) Data Analysis
4 20 (19.61%) Functional Programming
5 18 (17.65%) ETL
6 16 (15.69%) SDLC
7 13 (12.75%) Online Security
8 12 (11.76%) Mobile Marketing
9 11 (10.78%) Android Development
9 11 (10.78%) Data Modelling
9 11 (10.78%) E-Commerce
9 11 (10.78%) iOS Development
10 10 (9.80%) Scrum
11 9 (8.82%) Complex ETL
11 9 (8.82%) Configuration Management
11 9 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (8.82%) UML
12 8 (7.84%) Project Management
13 7 (6.86%) Business Analysis
13 7 (6.86%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 61 (59.80%) C++
2 39 (38.24%) SQL
3 25 (24.51%) Java
4 20 (19.61%) Erlang
5 18 (17.65%) Haskell
6 14 (13.73%) Python
7 12 (11.76%) JavaScript
8 11 (10.78%) Lisp
9 9 (8.82%) C#
10 7 (6.86%) Clojure
10 7 (6.86%) Embedded C
10 7 (6.86%) Scala
11 6 (5.88%) Embedded C++
11 6 (5.88%) Objective-C
12 5 (4.90%) Perl
13 3 (2.94%) Bash Shell
13 3 (2.94%) Groovy
13 3 (2.94%) VBA
14 2 (1.96%) RPG IV
14 2 (1.96%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 33 (32.35%) Degree
2 5 (4.90%) ISEB
2 5 (4.90%) SC Cleared
2 5 (4.90%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.94%) CCNA
3 3 (2.94%) CCNP
3 3 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.94%) DBS Check
3 3 (2.94%) HNC
3 3 (2.94%) MCITP
3 3 (2.94%) MCP
3 3 (2.94%) MCSE
3 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.96%) CBAP
4 2 (1.96%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (1.96%) CISSP
4 2 (1.96%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.98%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.98%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.94%) QA
2 2 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.98%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.98%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.98%) MISRA
3 1 (0.98%) MISRA C
System Software
1 9 (8.82%) Snort
2 6 (5.88%) Firmware
3 5 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.92%) Active Directory
5 3 (2.94%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (24.51%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.86%) Cisco
3 6 (5.88%) HP
4 5 (4.90%) VMware
5 4 (3.92%) Blue Coat
5 4 (3.92%) IBM
6 3 (2.94%) Avaya
6 3 (2.94%) Citrix
6 3 (2.94%) Dell
6 3 (2.94%) Intel Security
6 3 (2.94%) Oracle
6 3 (2.94%) Perforce
6 3 (2.94%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.94%) Riverbed
6 3 (2.94%) Veeam
6 3 (2.94%) Xamarin
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