Period
to 12 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 12 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
UK > Wales
6 months to
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 69 67 71
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4 +17
Permanent jobs citing C 21 59 62
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 2.09% 3.22% 3.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.77% 6.23% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 23 50 55
Median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,966 £25,000 £29,800
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,625 £55,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +7.53%

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 Wales with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 557 947 1,029
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 55.31% 51.69% 53.96%
Number of salaries quoted 462 851 824
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £28,772 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for C in Wales

C
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C in Wales.

Salary trend for C in Wales

C
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing C in Wales over the 6 months to 12 August 2020.

Salary histogram for C 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 6 months to 12 August 2020. 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
South Wales -1 15 £52,500 +40.00% 7
West Wales +3 5 £30,103 -29.17%
C
UK

For the 6 months to 12 August 2020, 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 Wales region with a requirement for C.

1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) C++
3 4 (19.05%) Games
3 4 (19.05%) Military
3 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
3 4 (19.05%) VoIP
3 4 (19.05%) SNMP
3 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
3 4 (19.05%) Degree
3 4 (19.05%) DevOps
3 4 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (14.29%) React
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) Azure
4 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 3 (14.29%) Node.js
4 3 (14.29%) CSS
4 3 (14.29%) Python
4 3 (14.29%) HTML
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 3 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (9.52%) C#
5 2 (9.52%) Java
5 2 (9.52%) .NET
5 2 (9.52%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (9.52%) AWS
5 2 (9.52%) Software Delivery
5 2 (9.52%) Fintech
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.76%) Machine Learning

C
Co-occurring 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 1 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe XD
1 1 (4.76%) InVision
1 1 (4.76%) Marvel
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.76%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Azure
2 2 (9.52%) AWS
3 1 (4.76%) SaaS
3 1 (4.76%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) SNMP
1 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
1 4 (19.05%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (4.76%) DB2
1 1 (4.76%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Axure RP
1 1 (4.76%) Balsamiq
1 1 (4.76%) Burp Suite
1 1 (4.76%) Cypress.io
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
1 1 (4.76%) Selenium
1 1 (4.76%) TestCafe
General
1 4 (19.05%) Games
1 4 (19.05%) Military
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Local Government
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Senior Developer
3 4 (19.05%) C++ Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Senior C++ Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Lead Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Chief Technology Officer
5 1 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Designer
5 1 (4.76%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Hardware Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Trainer
5 1 (4.76%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) QA Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum Master
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) CSS
1 3 (14.29%) HTML
1 3 (14.29%) Node.js
1 3 (14.29%) React
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.76%) Entity Framework
3 1 (4.76%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (4.76%) REST
3 1 (4.76%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analogue Electronics
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.76%) CPLD
1 1 (4.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (4.76%) Social Media
1 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
1 4 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (19.05%) DevOps
2 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (14.29%) Scrum
2 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 2 (9.52%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (9.52%) Fintech
3 2 (9.52%) Software Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) API Development
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Vision
4 1 (4.76%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Automation
4 1 (4.76%) Machine Learning
4 1 (4.76%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (4.76%) Schematic Capture
4 1 (4.76%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (4.76%) Technology Roadmap
4 1 (4.76%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) C++
3 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) Java
5 1 (4.76%) MATLAB
5 1 (4.76%) R
5 1 (4.76%) VB
5 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe
1 1 (4.76%) Blue Prism
1 1 (4.76%) Xceptor