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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 69 43 59
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +16
Permanent jobs citing C 33 58 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.37% 4.49% 3.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.45% 9.31% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 26 33 40
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,400 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £55,000
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
742 623 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 53.19% 48.18% 54.00%
Number of salaries quoted 624 552 633
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 -7 31 £40,000 +17.64% 2
Mid Wales -2 2 £50,000 -
C
UK

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 66 (80.49%) C++
2 42 (51.22%) Java
3 41 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 32 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (32.93%) OO
6 26 (31.71%) Linux
7 24 (29.27%) Python
8 23 (28.05%) SQL
8 23 (28.05%) HTTP
8 23 (28.05%) Degree
8 23 (28.05%) Computer Science
9 22 (26.83%) JavaScript
10 20 (24.39%) Windows
11 19 (23.17%) UML
12 18 (21.95%) ETL
12 18 (21.95%) TCP/IP
13 16 (19.51%) SDLC
14 15 (18.29%) Functional Programming
14 15 (18.29%) NoSQL
14 15 (18.29%) Haskell
14 15 (18.29%) Erlang
14 15 (18.29%) Android
14 15 (18.29%) OOD
14 15 (18.29%) HTML
15 13 (15.85%) UNIX
15 13 (15.85%) Lisp
15 13 (15.85%) Multimedia
15 13 (15.85%) Objective-C
15 13 (15.85%) Apple iOS
16 12 (14.63%) Big Data

C
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2 (2.44%) Tuxedo
2 1 (1.22%) LiveLink
Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Simulink
2 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.20%) PaaS
2 7 (8.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (28.05%) HTTP
2 18 (21.95%) TCP/IP
3 12 (14.63%) Internet
3 12 (14.63%) DVB
4 9 (10.98%) tcpdump
5 6 (7.32%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (4.88%) RFID
7 1 (1.22%) Wireless
7 1 (1.22%) SNMP
7 1 (1.22%) VoIP
7 1 (1.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.29%) NoSQL
2 12 (14.63%) Big Data
3 11 (13.41%) MySQL
4 10 (12.20%) Data Mining
5 8 (9.76%) VoltDB
6 7 (8.54%) Riak
6 7 (8.54%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (6.10%) Voldemort
8 2 (2.44%) Informix
8 2 (2.44%) HPCC
9 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (9.76%) JIRA
2 6 (7.32%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.88%) Subversion
3 4 (4.88%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (4.88%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.22%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.22%) StarTeam
4 1 (1.22%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.22%) JUnit
General
1 13 (15.85%) Multimedia
2 11 (13.41%) Marketing
2 11 (13.41%) Advertising
2 11 (13.41%) Telecoms
3 7 (8.54%) Aerospace
3 7 (8.54%) Electronics
4 5 (6.10%) Automotive
5 4 (4.88%) Military
6 3 (3.66%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.44%) Welsh Language
8 1 (1.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (37.80%) Software Engineer
2 18 (21.95%) Developer
3 10 (12.20%) Team Leader
4 8 (9.76%) Architect
5 6 (7.32%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (7.32%) Technical Leader
6 5 (6.10%) Database Developer
6 5 (6.10%) Software Architect
7 4 (4.88%) Development Manager
7 4 (4.88%) Software Development Manager
7 4 (4.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Software Manager
7 4 (4.88%) Desktop Team Leader
7 4 (4.88%) Android Developer
8 3 (3.66%) AWS Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Technical Architect
9 2 (2.44%) C++ Developer
9 2 (2.44%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (2.44%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.29%) HTML
2 12 (14.63%) PlayReady
3 11 (13.41%) .NET
4 7 (8.54%) CSS
4 7 (8.54%) Ajax
5 6 (7.32%) Android SDK
6 4 (4.88%) OpenGL
6 4 (4.88%) GStreamer
6 4 (4.88%) POCO
6 4 (4.88%) iOS SDK
7 3 (3.66%) Web Services
8 2 (2.44%) XML
8 2 (2.44%) JSON
8 2 (2.44%) WPF
8 2 (2.44%) Zend Framework
9 1 (1.22%) jQuery
9 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.22%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (28.05%) Computer Science
2 11 (13.41%) DTV
3 10 (12.20%) IPTV
4 9 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (9.76%) iPhone
5 8 (9.76%) iPad
5 8 (9.76%) Cryptography
5 8 (9.76%) Algorithms
6 7 (8.54%) Data Structures
7 5 (6.10%) Grid Computing
8 4 (4.88%) Web 2.0
8 4 (4.88%) Streaming Video
8 4 (4.88%) Physics
8 4 (4.88%) Mobile App
9 2 (2.44%) Mathematics
10 1 (1.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (1.22%) VHDL
10 1 (1.22%) GIS
10 1 (1.22%) Device Driver
10 1 (1.22%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 26 (31.71%) Linux
2 20 (24.39%) Windows
3 15 (18.29%) Android
4 13 (15.85%) Apple iOS
4 13 (15.85%) UNIX
5 8 (9.76%) Mac OS X
6 7 (8.54%) Mac OS
7 2 (2.44%) VxWorks
8 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 32 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (32.93%) OO
4 19 (23.17%) UML
5 18 (21.95%) ETL
6 16 (19.51%) SDLC
7 15 (18.29%) Functional Programming
7 15 (18.29%) OOD
8 12 (14.63%) DRM
8 12 (14.63%) Scrum
8 12 (14.63%) Web Application Development
9 11 (13.41%) Cyber Security
9 11 (13.41%) Android Development
10 10 (12.20%) Mobile Marketing
10 10 (12.20%) E-Commerce
11 9 (10.98%) iOS Development
12 8 (9.76%) Configuration Management
12 8 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (8.54%) Technical Architecture
13 7 (8.54%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 66 (80.49%) C++
2 42 (51.22%) Java
3 24 (29.27%) Python
4 23 (28.05%) SQL
5 22 (26.83%) JavaScript
6 15 (18.29%) Haskell
6 15 (18.29%) Erlang
7 13 (15.85%) Lisp
7 13 (15.85%) Objective-C
8 12 (14.63%) Perl
9 10 (12.20%) Embedded C
10 9 (10.98%) C#
11 8 (9.76%) Shell Script
12 7 (8.54%) Embedded C++
13 6 (7.32%) Scala
13 6 (7.32%) Clojure
14 5 (6.10%) SystemTap
15 4 (4.88%) Ruby
15 4 (4.88%) Assembly Language
15 4 (4.88%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 23 (28.05%) Degree
2 4 (4.88%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.44%) PhD
4 1 (1.22%) PMP
4 1 (1.22%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) QA
2 2 (2.44%) DO-178B
2 2 (2.44%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.44%) TickIT
3 1 (1.22%) SLA
3 1 (1.22%) DO-254
3 1 (1.22%) DO-160
System Software
1 9 (10.98%) Snort
2 8 (9.76%) Firmware
3 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (9.76%) Apple
1 8 (9.76%) Perforce
2 4 (4.88%) Green Hills
2 4 (4.88%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.66%) Sun
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle
4 2 (2.44%) Zend
5 1 (1.22%) Coverity
5 1 (1.22%) SAP
5 1 (1.22%) Remedy
5 1 (1.22%) ESRI
5 1 (1.22%) EMC
5 1 (1.22%) Motorola
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