Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for C skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 79 82
Rank change year-on-year +20 +3 -20
Permanent jobs citing C 51 54 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 3.75% 2.77% 2.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.48% 5.19% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 42 52 56
South Wales median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% +16.20%
10th Percentile £30,100 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £68,625 £65,000
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

C is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 682 1,041 1,168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 50.18% 53.41% 50.09%
Number of salaries quoted 606 954 994
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
Wales median annual salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -

C
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for C in South Wales

C
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C in South Wales.

Salary trend for C in South Wales

C
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in South Wales over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for C in South Wales

C
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +17 15 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Torfaen +17 11 £46,250 +2.78% 2
Newport -10 11 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Neath Port Talbot - 2 £45,000 - 2
Bridgend +6 1 £45,000 +71.43%
Gwent - 1 £45,000 -
C
Wales

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for C.

1 21 (41.18%) C++
2 19 (37.25%) Software Engineering
3 18 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (27.45%) SQL
5 13 (25.49%) Firmware
6 12 (23.53%) Embedded C
7 11 (21.57%) Windows
7 11 (21.57%) Finance
7 11 (21.57%) Android
8 10 (19.61%) Android Development
9 9 (17.65%) iOS Development
9 9 (17.65%) Apple iOS
9 9 (17.65%) Linux
9 9 (17.65%) C#
9 9 (17.65%) Java
10 8 (15.69%) Embedded C++
10 8 (15.69%) Project Management
10 8 (15.69%) Scrum
10 8 (15.69%) Degree
11 7 (13.73%) Business Analysis
11 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
12 6 (11.76%) Internet
12 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
12 6 (11.76%) Advertising
12 6 (11.76%) Change Control
12 6 (11.76%) Modbus
12 6 (11.76%) RESTful
13 5 (9.80%) SC Cleared
13 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
13 5 (9.80%) Coaching

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.88%) MTS
2 3 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Office 365
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.96%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) Internet
1 6 (11.76%) Modbus
2 4 (7.84%) SMTP
2 4 (7.84%) SSH
2 4 (7.84%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.88%) Skype
4 2 (3.92%) Ethernet
4 2 (3.92%) FTP
4 2 (3.92%) VLAN
4 2 (3.92%) Wireless
5 1 (1.96%) HTTP
5 1 (1.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.92%) MySQL
3 1 (1.96%) Big Data
3 1 (1.96%) CouchDB
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) JIRA
2 2 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.96%) Maven
3 1 (1.96%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Advertising
3 3 (5.88%) Electronics
3 3 (5.88%) Retail
4 2 (3.92%) Multimedia
4 2 (3.92%) Romanian Language
5 1 (1.96%) Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Developer
2 8 (15.69%) Software Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) Embedded Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Firmware Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Principal Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Principal Software Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Senior Firmware Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Android Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Business Development Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Desktop Support
7 3 (5.88%) Desktop Support Team Leader
7 3 (5.88%) Desktop Team Leader
7 3 (5.88%) Development Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Project Controller
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (5.88%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) RESTful
2 5 (9.80%) HTML
3 4 (7.84%) Spring
4 3 (5.88%) CSS
4 3 (5.88%) CSS3
4 3 (5.88%) HTML5
4 3 (5.88%) Web Services
5 2 (3.92%) Android SDK
5 2 (3.92%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.92%) JSON
5 2 (3.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (3.92%) XML
6 1 (1.96%) Angular 2
6 1 (1.96%) Laravel
6 1 (1.96%) Node.js
6 1 (1.96%) React
6 1 (1.96%) Redux
6 1 (1.96%) REST
6 1 (1.96%) Vue (Vue.js)
6 1 (1.96%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.92%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.96%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.57%) Android
1 11 (21.57%) Windows
2 9 (17.65%) Apple iOS
2 9 (17.65%) Linux
3 3 (5.88%) Windows 10
3 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) Software Engineering
2 18 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (19.61%) Android Development
4 9 (17.65%) iOS Development
5 8 (15.69%) Project Management
5 8 (15.69%) Scrum
6 7 (13.73%) Business Analysis
7 6 (11.76%) Change Control
8 5 (9.80%) Coaching
8 5 (9.80%) OOD
8 5 (9.80%) UML
9 4 (7.84%) DevOps
9 4 (7.84%) OO
9 4 (7.84%) SDLC
10 3 (5.88%) Asset Management
10 3 (5.88%) Digital Transformation Strategy
10 3 (5.88%) Earned Value Management
10 3 (5.88%) Mathematics
10 3 (5.88%) PRINCE
10 3 (5.88%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 21 (41.18%) C++
2 14 (27.45%) SQL
3 12 (23.53%) Embedded C
4 9 (17.65%) C#
4 9 (17.65%) Java
5 8 (15.69%) Embedded C++
6 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.88%) VBA
8 2 (3.92%) PHP
8 2 (3.92%) Python
9 1 (1.96%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.96%) Erlang
9 1 (1.96%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.96%) Perl
9 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.96%) Ruby
9 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Degree
2 5 (9.80%) SC Cleared
2 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.88%) CBAP
4 2 (3.92%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.92%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) QA
System Software
1 13 (25.49%) Firmware
2 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) SCCM
2 2 (3.92%) Ansible
2 2 (3.92%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.92%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (1.96%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) SAP
2 3 (5.88%) VMware
3 2 (3.92%) BMC
3 2 (3.92%) EMC
3 2 (3.92%) HP
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle
4 1 (1.96%) Guidewire
4 1 (1.96%) Twitter