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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 82 108 106
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -2
Permanent jobs citing C 93 92 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.82% 2.29% 2.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.61% 4.49% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 78 81 55
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1658 2050 2292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 50.35% 50.97% 61.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1421 1851 2061
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
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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
Stockport +9 20 £50,000 +56.25% 1
Oldham - 6 £24,000 - 1
Rochdale - 3 £60,000 -
Bolton +20 2 £20,000 -57.89%
Altrincham +3 2 £41,250 -8.33%
C
North West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 81 (47.09%) C++
2 63 (36.63%) Software Engineering
3 54 (31.40%) Windows
4 43 (25.00%) Java
5 42 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (20.35%) C#
7 34 (19.77%) Linux
7 34 (19.77%) Enterprise Software
8 31 (18.02%) Degree
9 29 (16.86%) Microsoft
10 28 (16.28%) OO
11 27 (15.70%) .NET
12 26 (15.12%) Visual Studio
12 26 (15.12%) Subversion
12 26 (15.12%) Team Foundation Server
13 25 (14.53%) Python
14 23 (13.37%) TDD
15 22 (12.79%) Games
16 21 (12.21%) Scrum
16 21 (12.21%) Unix
16 21 (12.21%) JavaScript
16 21 (12.21%) Project Management
16 21 (12.21%) Multithreading
17 20 (11.63%) XML
18 19 (11.05%) Windows XP
18 19 (11.05%) Ruby
18 19 (11.05%) Continuous Integration
18 19 (11.05%) Bash Shell
19 18 (10.47%) Ruby on Rails
20 17 (9.88%) REST

C
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 6 (3.49%) CMS
1 6 (3.49%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (2.91%) Kentico
2 5 (2.91%) Sitefinity
3 4 (2.33%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.74%) Confluence
4 3 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (1.74%) JBoss
4 3 (1.74%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.16%) Node.js
5 2 (1.16%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.16%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.58%) Apache
6 1 (0.58%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.58%) nginx
6 1 (0.58%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.58%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.58%) SAP APO
2 1 (0.58%) SAP PP
2 1 (0.58%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.58%) GitHub
2 1 (0.58%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.81%) VPN
2 8 (4.65%) Broadband
2 8 (4.65%) Internet
3 7 (4.07%) LAN
3 7 (4.07%) WAN
4 6 (3.49%) Network Security
5 4 (2.33%) DHCP
5 4 (2.33%) DNS
5 4 (2.33%) VLAN
6 1 (0.58%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.58%) ISDN
6 1 (0.58%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.58%) WebEx
6 1 (0.58%) Wireless
6 1 (0.58%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.65%) Relational Database
3 7 (4.07%) RDBMS
4 5 (2.91%) MySQL
5 4 (2.33%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.33%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.74%) Big Data
7 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.58%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.58%) MS Access
8 1 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.58%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 26 (15.12%) Subversion
1 26 (15.12%) Team Foundation Server
1 26 (15.12%) Visual Studio
2 8 (4.65%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.49%) Maven
4 3 (1.74%) JIRA
5 2 (1.16%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.16%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.16%) Xcode
6 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.58%) JUnit
6 1 (0.58%) NUnit
6 1 (0.58%) Selenium
General
1 22 (12.79%) Games
2 10 (5.81%) Finance
2 10 (5.81%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.07%) Retail
4 3 (1.74%) Electronics
4 3 (1.74%) Marketing
5 2 (1.16%) Billing
5 2 (1.16%) Legal
6 1 (0.58%) Advertising
6 1 (0.58%) Law
6 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 72 (41.86%) Developer
2 43 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 28 (16.28%) C++ Software Engineer
4 26 (15.12%) C++ Developer
5 20 (11.63%) Software Developer
6 14 (8.14%) Build Engineer
6 14 (8.14%) Senior Developer
7 11 (6.40%) Games Engineer
8 10 (5.81%) Consultant
8 10 (5.81%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 10 (5.81%) iOS Developer
8 10 (5.81%) Lead Developer
9 9 (5.23%) .NET Developer
9 9 (5.23%) C Developer
9 9 (5.23%) C/C++ Developer
9 9 (5.23%) Java Developer
9 9 (5.23%) PHP Developer
9 9 (5.23%) Software Build Engineer
10 8 (4.65%) Linux Engineer
10 8 (4.65%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (15.70%) .NET
2 20 (11.63%) XML
3 18 (10.47%) Ruby on Rails
4 17 (9.88%) REST
5 16 (9.30%) HTML
5 16 (9.30%) Java EE
5 16 (9.30%) SOAP
6 14 (8.14%) Spring
6 14 (8.14%) Web Services
7 13 (7.56%) JSON
8 12 (6.98%) ASP.NET
8 12 (6.98%) WSDL
9 11 (6.40%) CSS
10 9 (5.23%) ATL
10 9 (5.23%) WCF
11 8 (4.65%) JMS
12 6 (3.49%) .NET Framework
12 6 (3.49%) ActiveMQ
12 6 (3.49%) NHibernate
12 6 (3.49%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 34 (19.77%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.81%) Computer Science
4 9 (5.23%) Mobile App
4 9 (5.23%) N-Tier
5 8 (4.65%) User Experience
6 7 (4.07%) iPad
7 6 (3.49%) Algorithms
7 6 (3.49%) Data Centre
7 6 (3.49%) iPhone
8 4 (2.33%) Animation
8 4 (2.33%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.33%) Online Games
9 3 (1.74%) FlexPod
9 3 (1.74%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.16%) Physics
10 2 (1.16%) Statistics
11 1 (0.58%) Handset
11 1 (0.58%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.58%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 54 (31.40%) Windows
2 34 (19.77%) Linux
3 21 (12.21%) Unix
4 19 (11.05%) Windows XP
5 13 (7.56%) Mac OS X
6 11 (6.40%) Apple iOS
7 9 (5.23%) Android
8 6 (3.49%) Mac OS
8 6 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (2.33%) AIX
9 4 (2.33%) Data ONTAP
9 4 (2.33%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.58%) CentOS
10 1 (0.58%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.58%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (36.63%) Software Engineering
2 42 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (16.28%) OO
4 23 (13.37%) TDD
5 21 (12.21%) Multithreading
5 21 (12.21%) Project Management
5 21 (12.21%) Scrum
6 19 (11.05%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (9.88%) Mentoring
8 16 (9.30%) BDD
8 16 (9.30%) SDLC
9 15 (8.72%) ITIL
10 13 (7.56%) Service Management
11 12 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (6.40%) OOP
12 11 (6.40%) People Management
13 10 (5.81%) iOS Development
13 10 (5.81%) Service Delivery
14 8 (4.65%) Operations Management
14 8 (4.65%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 81 (47.09%) C++
2 43 (25.00%) Java
3 35 (20.35%) C#
4 25 (14.53%) Python
5 21 (12.21%) JavaScript
6 19 (11.05%) Bash Shell
6 19 (11.05%) Ruby
7 17 (9.88%) PowerShell
8 14 (8.14%) Objective-C
8 14 (8.14%) SQL
9 12 (6.98%) PHP
10 9 (5.23%) Perl
11 8 (4.65%) Scala
12 5 (2.91%) Embedded C
12 5 (2.91%) VB
13 2 (1.16%) Apple Swift
13 2 (1.16%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.16%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.16%) R
14 1 (0.58%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 31 (18.02%) Degree
2 6 (3.49%) MCTS
2 6 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (3.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (2.91%) NCDA
4 4 (2.33%) CCNA
4 4 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.74%) MCSE
6 2 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.16%) PhD
7 1 (0.58%) CCIE
7 1 (0.58%) CCNP
7 1 (0.58%) NCIE
7 1 (0.58%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.58%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.81%) SLA
2 6 (3.49%) QA
3 3 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.58%) COSHH
System Software
1 6 (3.49%) Active Directory
1 6 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.58%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (0.58%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (0.58%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (0.58%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (16.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.07%) Cisco
2 7 (4.07%) Citrix
3 6 (3.49%) HP
3 6 (3.49%) NetApp
3 6 (3.49%) Oracle
3 6 (3.49%) Sitecore
3 6 (3.49%) Symantec
3 6 (3.49%) Veeam
3 6 (3.49%) VMware
4 5 (2.91%) EPiServer
5 3 (1.74%) Perforce
6 2 (1.16%) Apple
7 1 (0.58%) Atmel
7 1 (0.58%) EMC
7 1 (0.58%) Facebook
7 1 (0.58%) Interwoven
7 1 (0.58%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.58%) SAP
7 1 (0.58%) Twitter
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
University of Manchester
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS!
Posted: 5 days ago
Oldham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + OT, Pension, Priv Health
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £31000 per annum + OT, Van, Hols, Priv Health
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + pension, gym,
Posted: 17 days ago
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
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GCHQ
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago