Period
to 19 September 2019

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 19 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 66 75 87
Rank change year-on-year +9 +12 -4
Permanent jobs citing C 57 59 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.98% 2.99% 2.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.68% 5.55% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 49 52 55
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £25,000 £33,122 £29,250
90th Percentile £59,000 £56,250 £56,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +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 1,003 1,064 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 52.40% 53.93% 46.49%
Number of salaries quoted 886 884 885
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £25,600
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for C in Wales

C
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for C in Wales

C
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in Wales over the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

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 19 September 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
South Wales -10 46 £36,250 -14.71% 9
West Wales +17 9 £42,500 +16.72% 2
North Wales +3 2 £40,000 +7.38% 1
C
UK

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 Wales region with a requirement for C.

1 23 (40.35%) Degree
2 22 (38.60%) Software Engineering
3 19 (33.33%) C#
4 16 (28.07%) .NET
5 15 (26.32%) SDLC
6 14 (24.56%) C++
7 10 (17.54%) XML
8 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
8 9 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (15.79%) Computer Science
9 8 (14.04%) Web Development
9 8 (14.04%) XHTML
9 8 (14.04%) HTML
9 8 (14.04%) Driving Licence
10 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (12.28%) ITIL
10 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET
10 7 (12.28%) Mathematics
11 6 (10.53%) Incident Management
11 6 (10.53%) Marketing
11 6 (10.53%) VB.NET
11 6 (10.53%) SAP
11 6 (10.53%) SharePoint
11 6 (10.53%) Embedded C
11 6 (10.53%) Electronics
11 6 (10.53%) ITIL V3
12 5 (8.77%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (8.77%) Project Management
12 5 (8.77%) Windows
13 4 (7.02%) Unit Testing

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 6 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.75%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.75%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) GitHub
1 2 (3.51%) Trello
2 1 (1.75%) AWS
2 1 (1.75%) Azure
2 1 (1.75%) Office 365
2 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) Wireless
2 3 (5.26%) Bluetooth
2 3 (5.26%) ZigBee
3 2 (3.51%) RS-232
3 2 (3.51%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.75%) Firewall
4 1 (1.75%) LTE
4 1 (1.75%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.51%) JIRA
2 2 (3.51%) Subversion
3 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.75%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (10.53%) Electronics
1 6 (10.53%) Marketing
2 4 (7.02%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Automotive
3 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.75%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (22.81%) Analyst
1 13 (22.81%) Developer
2 10 (17.54%) Software Engineer
3 8 (14.04%) .NET Developer
3 8 (14.04%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (14.04%) C# Developer
3 8 (14.04%) Embedded Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) Software Developer
4 7 (12.28%) Support Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) Systems Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) .NET Software Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Business Support Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) Business Systems Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) C# Software Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Support Specialist
5 6 (10.53%) Systems Support
5 6 (10.53%) Systems Support Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Service Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.07%) .NET
2 10 (17.54%) XML
3 8 (14.04%) HTML
3 8 (14.04%) XHTML
4 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.26%) REST
6 2 (3.51%) JSON
6 2 (3.51%) Laravel
6 2 (3.51%) Vue.js
7 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.75%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.75%) COM
7 1 (1.75%) Direct3D
7 1 (1.75%) DirectX
7 1 (1.75%) Qt
7 1 (1.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Driving Licence
2 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.77%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (7.02%) Algorithms
4 4 (7.02%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.51%) Arduino
6 2 (3.51%) Raspberry Pi
7 1 (1.75%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.75%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.77%) Windows
2 4 (7.02%) Linux
3 3 (5.26%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.51%) Android
5 1 (1.75%) CentOS
5 1 (1.75%) Debian
5 1 (1.75%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (38.60%) Software Engineering
2 15 (26.32%) SDLC
3 9 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (15.79%) Computer Science
4 8 (14.04%) Web Development
5 7 (12.28%) ITIL
5 7 (12.28%) Mathematics
6 6 (10.53%) Incident Management
6 6 (10.53%) ITIL V3
7 5 (8.77%) Project Management
8 4 (7.02%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (7.02%) Unit Testing
9 3 (5.26%) Coaching
9 3 (5.26%) Data Extraction
9 3 (5.26%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.26%) Prototyping
9 3 (5.26%) Scrum
10 2 (3.51%) Physics
10 2 (3.51%) QMS
10 2 (3.51%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (33.33%) C#
2 14 (24.56%) C++
3 6 (10.53%) Embedded C
3 6 (10.53%) VB.NET
4 4 (7.02%) Java
4 4 (7.02%) Python
4 4 (7.02%) SQL
5 3 (5.26%) Embedded C++
6 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.51%) MATLAB
6 2 (3.51%) PHP
7 1 (1.75%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.75%) Delphi
7 1 (1.75%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (40.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) ISO 13485
1 2 (3.51%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.75%) IEC 62304
2 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Firmware
2 3 (5.26%) Docker
3 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.51%) XenApp
3 2 (3.51%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.75%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Ansible
1 1 (1.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.53%) SAP
3 2 (3.51%) Citrix
4 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.75%) Xamarin