Period
to 9 December 2019

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 9 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 55 57
Rank change year-on-year -24 +2 +31
Permanent jobs citing C 37 62 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.22% 3.89% 3.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.11% 6.91% 7.40%
Number of salaries quoted 36 39 43
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £33,500 £30,200
90th Percentile £68,750 £58,500 £56,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +3.03%

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 901 897 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 54.08% 56.34% 48.38%
Number of salaries quoted 791 762 622
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,125 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.92% +7.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £24,025
90th Percentile £57,500 £63,750 £53,750
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +4.11%

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 9 December 2019.

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 9 December 2019. 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 -16 20 £35,000 -26.32% 3
Bridgend -4 6 £32,500 -21.69% 1
Newport -9 6 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Neath Port Talbot - 2 £32,500 -
Torfaen +3 1 £52,500 +10.53% 1
Caerphilly +3 1 £40,000 +29.03% 1
Monmouthshire - 1 £45,000 -
C
Wales

For the 6 months to 9 December 2019, IT jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for C.

1 16 (43.24%) Software Engineering
2 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (29.73%) Degree
3 11 (29.73%) SQL
4 10 (27.03%) C++
4 10 (27.03%) Python
5 7 (18.92%) Linux
6 6 (16.22%) Scrum
6 6 (16.22%) DevOps
6 6 (16.22%) SDLC
7 5 (13.51%) Web Development
7 5 (13.51%) XML
7 5 (13.51%) C#
7 5 (13.51%) HTML
7 5 (13.51%) .NET
7 5 (13.51%) XHTML
7 5 (13.51%) Embedded C
8 4 (10.81%) Firmware
8 4 (10.81%) Electronics
8 4 (10.81%) Finance
8 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
8 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
8 4 (10.81%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (10.81%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (10.81%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (8.11%) Serverless
9 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Automation
9 3 (8.11%) Technology Roadmap
9 3 (8.11%) Amazon ECS
9 3 (8.11%) Prototyping

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 1 (2.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon ECS
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon S3
1 3 (8.11%) AWS
1 3 (8.11%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (8.11%) AWS Lambda
1 3 (8.11%) CloudFront
1 3 (8.11%) Serverless
2 2 (5.41%) Trello
3 1 (2.70%) GitHub
3 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (5.41%) Wireless
2 1 (2.70%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.70%) LTE
2 1 (2.70%) RS-232
2 1 (2.70%) SNMP
2 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.70%) VoIP
2 1 (2.70%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (8.11%) DB2
1 3 (8.11%) MySQL
2 2 (5.41%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (5.41%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.41%) JIRA
General
1 4 (10.81%) Electronics
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Automotive
2 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.41%) Welsh Language
3 1 (2.70%) Advertising
3 1 (2.70%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Developer
2 7 (18.92%) Software Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) .NET Developer
3 5 (13.51%) .NET Software Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (13.51%) C# Developer
3 5 (13.51%) C# Software Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Electronics Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Embedded Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Service Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Software Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Architect
4 4 (10.81%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Automation Architect
5 3 (8.11%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Electronics Design Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) IoT Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) .NET
1 5 (13.51%) HTML
1 5 (13.51%) XHTML
1 5 (13.51%) XML
2 3 (8.11%) Node.js
2 3 (8.11%) Web Services
3 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.70%) React
3 1 (2.70%) REST
3 1 (2.70%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Embedded Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (8.11%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.41%) Arduino
3 2 (5.41%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (5.41%) Raspberry Pi
3 2 (5.41%) User Experience
4 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Linux
2 3 (8.11%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Software Engineering
2 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.22%) DevOps
3 6 (16.22%) Scrum
3 6 (16.22%) SDLC
4 5 (13.51%) Web Development
5 4 (10.81%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Data Extraction
6 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Automation
6 3 (8.11%) Kanban
6 3 (8.11%) Prototyping
6 3 (8.11%) Schematic Capture
6 3 (8.11%) Technology Roadmap
7 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
7 2 (5.41%) Fintech
7 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.70%) Front End Development
8 1 (2.70%) Power Management
8 1 (2.70%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) SQL
2 10 (27.03%) C++
2 10 (27.03%) Python
3 5 (13.51%) C#
3 5 (13.51%) Embedded C
4 3 (8.11%) Java
4 3 (8.11%) VB
4 3 (8.11%) VBA
5 1 (2.70%) Delphi
5 1 (2.70%) ES6
5 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) IIBA
2 1 (2.70%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (2.70%) TOGAF Certification
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Firmware
2 3 (8.11%) Docker
3 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.41%) XenApp
3 2 (5.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Ansible
1 3 (8.11%) Kubernetes
1 3 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (8.11%) Puppet
1 3 (8.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Blue Prism
1 3 (8.11%) Xceptor
2 2 (5.41%) Citrix
2 2 (5.41%) EMC
2 2 (5.41%) SAP
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) Xamarin