The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 133 72 98
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +26
Permanent jobs citing C 61 118 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.44% 3.13% 2.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.76% 5.03% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 47 85 94
Average salary £38,500 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.64% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2214 2345 2729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 52.43% 62.30% 62.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1948 2093 2517
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

C
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

C Salary Trend in Manchester

C
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Manchester

C
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wigan -2 6 £27,500 -19.11%
Altrincham - 3 £45,000 - 1
Stockport -20 2 £32,000 -1.53% 3
Cheadle +4 1 £45,000 -
Bolton +1 1 £50,000 +42.85% 2
C
North West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing C also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C.

1 74 (50.00%) C++
2 45 (30.41%) C#
3 41 (27.70%) Microsoft
3 41 (27.70%) Windows
4 39 (26.35%) SQL
5 36 (24.32%) Linux
5 36 (24.32%) SQL Server
6 34 (22.97%) Degree
7 31 (20.95%) Java
8 26 (17.57%) Finance
9 25 (16.89%) XML
9 25 (16.89%) ITIL
9 25 (16.89%) Project Management
10 24 (16.22%) Software Engineering
10 24 (16.22%) Retail
11 23 (15.54%) MS Excel
12 22 (14.86%) Stakeholder Management
12 22 (14.86%) Web Services
13 19 (12.84%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (11.49%) SOA
15 16 (10.81%) HTML
15 16 (10.81%) ClearCase
16 15 (10.14%) Management Information System
16 15 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (10.14%) Office 365
16 15 (10.14%) Banking
16 15 (10.14%) JavaScript
16 15 (10.14%) Change Management
17 14 (9.46%) Service Delivery
17 14 (9.46%) Incident Management

C
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing C also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (8.78%) IIS
2 8 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 6 (4.05%) Confluence
3 6 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (4.05%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (2.70%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.70%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.03%) JBoss
6 2 (1.35%) WordPress
7 1 (0.68%) Moodle
7 1 (0.68%) Lync
7 1 (0.68%) Node.js
7 1 (0.68%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.68%) CloudStack
7 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.68%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.68%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 23 (15.54%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.08%) MS Project
3 8 (5.41%) MS Office
4 5 (3.38%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.38%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.35%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.68%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.68%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.14%) Office 365
2 9 (6.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.35%) SaaS
4 2 (1.35%) Route 53
4 2 (1.35%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.68%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.11%) DNS
2 11 (7.43%) DHCP
2 11 (7.43%) VLAN
3 8 (5.41%) Intranet
4 7 (4.73%) LAN
4 7 (4.73%) WAN
4 7 (4.73%) VPN
5 6 (4.05%) Internet
5 6 (4.05%) MPLS
5 6 (4.05%) Firewall
5 6 (4.05%) Wireless
5 6 (4.05%) IPsec
6 4 (2.70%) PSTN
6 4 (2.70%) iSCSI
6 4 (2.70%) OpenVPN
6 4 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (2.03%) AMQP
8 2 (1.35%) HTTP
8 2 (1.35%) HTTPS
8 2 (1.35%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.43%) MySQL
3 10 (6.76%) Relational Database
4 8 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (4.05%) Big Data
5 6 (4.05%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (2.70%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.70%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.70%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.03%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.35%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.35%) EDMS
9 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.68%) Informix
9 1 (0.68%) OLAP
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 16 (10.81%) ClearCase
2 10 (6.76%) Visual Studio
3 9 (6.08%) Eclipse
3 9 (6.08%) Maven
4 6 (4.05%) JIRA
4 6 (4.05%) Selenium
5 5 (3.38%) Git (software)
6 4 (2.70%) JUnit
7 3 (2.03%) Subversion
7 3 (2.03%) Mercurial
7 3 (2.03%) Gradle
8 2 (1.35%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.35%) PHPUnit
8 2 (1.35%) Ant
9 1 (0.68%) JMeter
9 1 (0.68%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.68%) Hudson
9 1 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 26 (17.57%) Finance
2 24 (16.22%) Retail
3 15 (10.14%) Banking
4 11 (7.43%) Retail Banking
5 4 (2.70%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.03%) Electronics
6 3 (2.03%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.68%) Back Office
7 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.68%) Automotive
7 1 (0.68%) Advertising
7 1 (0.68%) Games
7 1 (0.68%) Military
7 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (32.43%) Developer
2 19 (12.84%) Technical Specialist
2 19 (12.84%) Software Engineer
3 15 (10.14%) Java Developer
4 14 (9.46%) C++ Developer
5 9 (6.08%) Analyst
5 9 (6.08%) C Developer
6 8 (5.41%) Web Manager
7 7 (4.73%) Senior Developer
7 7 (4.73%) Support Engineer
8 5 (3.38%) Service Analyst
8 5 (3.38%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (3.38%) Consultant
8 5 (3.38%) C# Developer
8 5 (3.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 5 (3.38%) Dynamics NAV Developer
8 5 (3.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (2.70%) Microsoft Developer
9 4 (2.70%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (16.89%) XML
2 22 (14.86%) Web Services
3 16 (10.81%) HTML
4 14 (9.46%) XSLT
4 14 (9.46%) Middleware
5 11 (7.43%) .NET
5 11 (7.43%) Spring
6 9 (6.08%) CSS
6 9 (6.08%) Hibernate
6 9 (6.08%) JMS
6 9 (6.08%) Java EE
7 8 (5.41%) OpenGL
8 7 (4.73%) J2EE
8 7 (4.73%) EJB
9 5 (3.38%) SOAP
9 5 (3.38%) JSON
9 5 (3.38%) SVG
10 4 (2.70%) JDBC
10 4 (2.70%) JSP
10 4 (2.70%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.14%) Management Information System
1 15 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (9.46%) Mathematics
3 12 (8.11%) Client/Server
4 11 (7.43%) Embedded Systems
5 9 (6.08%) PMI
6 7 (4.73%) Animation
7 6 (4.05%) 3D Graphics
7 6 (4.05%) Replication
8 4 (2.70%) Cryptography
8 4 (2.70%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.70%) Open Source
8 4 (2.70%) PKI
8 4 (2.70%) Algorithms
9 3 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (2.03%) Life Science
10 2 (1.35%) Neural Network
10 2 (1.35%) User Experience
10 2 (1.35%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 41 (27.70%) Windows
2 36 (24.32%) Linux
3 9 (6.08%) UNIX
4 7 (4.73%) Mac OS X
5 6 (4.05%) CentOS
5 6 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.38%) Windows 7
6 5 (3.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.70%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (2.70%) Android
8 3 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.03%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.35%) VxWorks
9 2 (1.35%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X Server
10 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (16.89%) ITIL
1 25 (16.89%) Project Management
2 24 (16.22%) Software Engineering
3 22 (14.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (12.84%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (11.49%) SOA
6 15 (10.14%) Change Management
7 14 (9.46%) Service Delivery
7 14 (9.46%) Incident Management
8 12 (8.11%) Mentoring
9 11 (7.43%) Scrum
9 11 (7.43%) OO
10 10 (6.76%) TDD
10 10 (6.76%) Business Development
11 9 (6.08%) Automated Testing
11 9 (6.08%) Risk Management
11 9 (6.08%) CMMI
12 8 (5.41%) ERP
12 8 (5.41%) MVC
12 8 (5.41%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 74 (50.00%) C++
2 45 (30.41%) C#
3 39 (26.35%) SQL
4 31 (20.95%) Java
5 15 (10.14%) JavaScript
6 13 (8.78%) Python
7 11 (7.43%) T-SQL
8 10 (6.76%) PowerShell
9 9 (6.08%) PHP
10 6 (4.05%) Embedded C
11 5 (3.38%) VB.NET
12 3 (2.03%) Lua
13 2 (1.35%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.35%) Embedded C++
13 2 (1.35%) Ruby
13 2 (1.35%) Ada
13 2 (1.35%) Scala
13 2 (1.35%) Perl
14 1 (0.68%) VB
14 1 (0.68%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 34 (22.97%) Degree
2 9 (6.08%) PMI Certification
3 7 (4.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.38%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (3.38%) MCSE
4 5 (3.38%) MCSA
4 5 (3.38%) CCNA
5 4 (2.70%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.70%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.03%) ISEB
7 2 (1.35%) MCTS
7 2 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.68%) MCP
8 1 (0.68%) MCSD
8 1 (0.68%) HNC
8 1 (0.68%) HND
8 1 (0.68%) NCDA
8 1 (0.68%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.70%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.03%) QA
3 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (8.78%) Active Directory
1 13 (8.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (6.76%) vSphere
3 4 (2.70%) NFS
3 4 (2.70%) Squid
3 4 (2.70%) Xen
4 3 (2.03%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (2.03%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.68%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (5.41%) Puppet
2 6 (4.05%) WMI
2 6 (4.05%) WSUS
3 4 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.35%) SCCM
5 1 (0.68%) SCOM
5 1 (0.68%) Ansible
5 1 (0.68%) Salt
Vendors
1 41 (27.70%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.78%) VMware
3 12 (8.11%) Oracle
4 7 (4.73%) Cisco
4 7 (4.73%) HP
4 7 (4.73%) Citrix
5 6 (4.05%) Avaya
5 6 (4.05%) NetApp
5 6 (4.05%) EMC
5 6 (4.05%) Sophos
5 6 (4.05%) WatchGuard
5 6 (4.05%) Atlassian
6 5 (3.38%) Perforce
7 4 (2.70%) Open Text
7 4 (2.70%) NEC
8 3 (2.03%) SAP
8 3 (2.03%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.35%) Apple
10 1 (0.68%) Symantec
10 1 (0.68%) Dell
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £52500 per annum + Great Base+Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £37000 - £52000 per annum + bonus, benefits, car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + training, career growth, pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + benefits, bonus, certifications
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
aquilaheywood
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 17 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £18,000 - £21,000 DOE
Posted: 17 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £16,500 - £20,000 DOE
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £31000 - £43000 per annum + benefits, car, pension,
Posted: 19 days ago