Period
to 30 May 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 30 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
UK > Wales
6 months to
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 72 66 95
Rank change year-on-year -6 +29 -1
Permanent jobs citing C 41 49 38
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 2.78% 2.88% 2.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.91% 5.39% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 38 31 33
Median annual salary £44,690 £40,000 £36,412
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.72% +9.86% -8.97%
10th Percentile £22,500 £28,250 £20,700
90th Percentile £62,500 £52,500 £49,700
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 835 909 979
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 56.61% 53.50% 54.12%
Number of salaries quoted 711 789 790
Median annual salary £42,178 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.45% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £53,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +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 30 May 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 30 May 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 -16 28 £50,000 +11.11% 4
West Wales +7 12 £30,000 +14.29%
North Wales +6 1 £37,500 -6.25% 1
C
UK

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 14 (34.15%) SQL
2 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (21.95%) Software Engineering
4 8 (19.51%) C++
4 8 (19.51%) Python
4 8 (19.51%) Degree
4 8 (19.51%) Node.js
5 7 (17.07%) Military
6 6 (14.63%) HTML
6 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
6 6 (14.63%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (14.63%) User Experience
6 6 (14.63%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (12.20%) React
7 5 (12.20%) CSS
7 5 (12.20%) Linux
7 5 (12.20%) Configuration Management
7 5 (12.20%) VoIP
7 5 (12.20%) SNMP
7 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
7 5 (12.20%) Games
8 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
8 4 (9.76%) Firmware
8 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
8 4 (9.76%) SAP
8 4 (9.76%) Local Government
8 4 (9.76%) Marketing
8 4 (9.76%) Welsh Language
8 4 (9.76%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (9.76%) Social Media

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 2 (4.88%) IIS
2 1 (2.44%) Apache
2 1 (2.44%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (4.88%) Marvel
1 2 (4.88%) Sketch
2 1 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.44%) Adobe XD
2 1 (2.44%) InVision
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.44%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) AWS
2 2 (4.88%) Azure
2 2 (4.88%) SaaS
3 1 (2.44%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) SNMP
1 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
1 5 (12.20%) VoIP
2 1 (2.44%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Blockchain
1 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.44%) DB2
1 1 (2.44%) MS Access
1 1 (2.44%) MySQL
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.44%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.44%) Balsamiq
2 1 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 7 (17.07%) Military
2 5 (12.20%) Games
3 4 (9.76%) Local Government
3 4 (9.76%) Marketing
3 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.76%) Welsh Language
4 3 (7.32%) Electronics
5 2 (4.88%) Avionics
6 1 (2.44%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.44%) Automotive
6 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Developer
2 6 (14.63%) Senior Developer
3 5 (12.20%) C++ Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Senior C++ Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Software Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Firmware Developer
4 4 (9.76%) IoT Developer
4 4 (9.76%) IT Trainer
4 4 (9.76%) Trainer
5 3 (7.32%) Service Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (4.88%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Designer
6 2 (4.88%) Graduate
6 2 (4.88%) Lead Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Principal Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) Node.js
2 6 (14.63%) HTML
3 5 (12.20%) CSS
3 5 (12.20%) React
4 2 (4.88%) .NET
4 2 (4.88%) REST
4 2 (4.88%) Vue.js
5 1 (2.44%) Ajax
5 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.44%) Django
5 1 (2.44%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.44%) LAMP
5 1 (2.44%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) User Experience
2 4 (9.76%) Social Media
3 3 (7.32%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.44%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Android
2 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.44%) Mac OS
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (21.95%) Software Engineering
3 6 (14.63%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (14.63%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (12.20%) Configuration Management
5 4 (9.76%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (7.32%) Fintech
6 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.88%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.88%) DevOps
7 2 (4.88%) Machine Learning
7 2 (4.88%) Scrum
7 2 (4.88%) Software Delivery
8 1 (2.44%) Backlog Refinement
8 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Automation
8 1 (2.44%) Statistical Modelling
8 1 (2.44%) Technical Leadership
8 1 (2.44%) Technology Roadmap
8 1 (2.44%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 14 (34.15%) SQL
2 8 (19.51%) C++
2 8 (19.51%) Python
3 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.32%) C#
5 2 (4.88%) Java
6 1 (2.44%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.44%) Embedded C++
6 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.44%) PHP
6 1 (2.44%) R
6 1 (2.44%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.44%) VB
6 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) CCA
2 2 (4.88%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) COSHH
1 2 (4.88%) Def Stans
1 2 (4.88%) DO-178B
1 2 (4.88%) DO-254
1 2 (4.88%) IEC 61508
2 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Firmware
2 1 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
1 4 (9.76%) SAP
2 2 (4.88%) Adobe
3 1 (2.44%) Blue Prism
3 1 (2.44%) EMC
3 1 (2.44%) TOWER Software
3 1 (2.44%) Xceptor