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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 93 74 65
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -9
Permanent jobs citing C 96 121 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.36% 3.00% 3.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.30% 5.00% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 66 97 125
Average salary £36,250 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.84% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
2231 2419 2388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 54.91% 59.94% 62.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1894 2155 2174
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
Salford -3 4 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Oldham +3 2 £35,000 - 1
Stockport -8 2 £50,750 +26.87% 6
Altrincham - 2 £42,500 -
C
North West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 76 (43.18%) C++
2 65 (36.93%) Linux
3 48 (27.27%) Java
4 38 (21.59%) Windows
5 37 (21.02%) Microsoft
5 37 (21.02%) Software Engineering
6 36 (20.45%) Degree
7 32 (18.18%) C#
7 32 (18.18%) SQL
8 28 (15.91%) Service Delivery
8 28 (15.91%) ITIL
9 26 (14.77%) Python
9 26 (14.77%) Project Management
10 24 (13.64%) JavaScript
11 23 (13.07%) OO
11 23 (13.07%) XML
12 22 (12.50%) Web Services
12 22 (12.50%) MS Excel
12 22 (12.50%) Perl
12 22 (12.50%) Mac OS X
12 22 (12.50%) Finance
13 21 (11.93%) Retail
13 21 (11.93%) PHP
14 20 (11.36%) SQL Server
15 19 (10.80%) UNIX
15 19 (10.80%) Animation
16 18 (10.23%) Stakeholder Management
16 18 (10.23%) Banking
16 18 (10.23%) TDD
16 18 (10.23%) HTML

C
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 7 (3.98%) IIS
2 6 (3.41%) Confluence
3 2 (1.14%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.57%) SAS
4 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.57%) nginx
4 1 (0.57%) Lync
4 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 22 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.98%) MS Office
3 1 (0.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (6.82%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 15 (8.52%) Office 365
2 7 (3.98%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.70%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (1.14%) Route 53
4 2 (1.14%) SaaS
5 1 (0.57%) PaaS
5 1 (0.57%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.55%) VPN
2 7 (3.98%) Internet
3 5 (2.84%) DNS
3 5 (2.84%) DHCP
4 4 (2.27%) PSTN
4 4 (2.27%) HTTP
4 4 (2.27%) VLAN
5 3 (1.70%) iSCSI
5 3 (1.70%) AMQP
5 3 (1.70%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (1.14%) IPsec
6 2 (1.14%) OpenVPN
6 2 (1.14%) PPTP
7 1 (0.57%) Wireless
7 1 (0.57%) Broadband
7 1 (0.57%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (0.57%) VoIP
7 1 (0.57%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.57%) IPv4
7 1 (0.57%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.52%) MySQL
3 8 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.98%) Hadoop
5 6 (3.41%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.27%) Big Data
6 4 (2.27%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.70%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.70%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.14%) EDMS
9 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.57%) OLAP
9 1 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.57%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.57%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (6.82%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.25%) ClearCase
3 9 (5.11%) Subversion
4 6 (3.41%) Eclipse
4 6 (3.41%) JIRA
5 4 (2.27%) Mercurial
5 4 (2.27%) Maven
6 3 (1.70%) JUnit
6 3 (1.70%) Selenium
6 3 (1.70%) Gradle
7 2 (1.14%) PHPUnit
7 2 (1.14%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.14%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.57%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.57%) NUnit
8 1 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.57%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.57%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.57%) RSpec
8 1 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (12.50%) Finance
2 21 (11.93%) Retail
3 18 (10.23%) Banking
4 14 (7.95%) Games
5 8 (4.55%) Advertising
6 7 (3.98%) Retail Banking
7 5 (2.84%) Telecoms
8 4 (2.27%) Marketing
8 4 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.57%) Electronics
9 1 (0.57%) Publishing
9 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.57%) Legal
9 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.57%) German Language
9 1 (0.57%) Russian Language
9 1 (0.57%) Military
Job Titles
1 72 (40.91%) Developer
2 29 (16.48%) Software Engineer
3 19 (10.80%) Java Developer
4 13 (7.39%) Analyst
5 12 (6.82%) Software Developer
6 11 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV Developer
7 10 (5.68%) Service Analyst
8 9 (5.11%) Technical Specialist
9 8 (4.55%) Perl Developer
9 8 (4.55%) Microsoft Developer
10 7 (3.98%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 7 (3.98%) C++ Software Engineer
10 7 (3.98%) Administrator
10 7 (3.98%) Systems Administrator
10 7 (3.98%) Scala Developer
10 7 (3.98%) Linux Administrator
11 6 (3.41%) Senior Developer
12 5 (2.84%) Games Developer
12 5 (2.84%) Development Specialist
12 5 (2.84%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (13.07%) XML
2 22 (12.50%) Web Services
3 18 (10.23%) HTML
4 16 (9.09%) .NET
5 13 (7.39%) CSS
6 10 (5.68%) LAMP
7 9 (5.11%) J2EE
8 8 (4.55%) OpenGL
8 8 (4.55%) Ajax
9 7 (3.98%) Middleware
9 7 (3.98%) XSLT
10 6 (3.41%) Java EE
10 6 (3.41%) JSON
11 5 (2.84%) WCF
11 5 (2.84%) SVG
11 5 (2.84%) EJB
12 4 (2.27%) COM
12 4 (2.27%) JMS
12 4 (2.27%) Hibernate
12 4 (2.27%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.80%) Animation
2 15 (8.52%) PMI
2 15 (8.52%) 3D Graphics
2 15 (8.52%) Mathematics
3 11 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 9 (5.11%) iPhone
4 9 (5.11%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.98%) Client/Server
5 7 (3.98%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.84%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (2.27%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.70%) Handset
8 3 (1.70%) Open Source
8 3 (1.70%) iPad
9 2 (1.14%) New Media
9 2 (1.14%) Neural Network
9 2 (1.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (1.14%) Streaming Media
10 1 (0.57%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.57%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 65 (36.93%) Linux
2 38 (21.59%) Windows
3 22 (12.50%) Mac OS X
4 19 (10.80%) UNIX
5 9 (5.11%) Apple iOS
6 8 (4.55%) Android
7 5 (2.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (2.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.70%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.14%) CentOS
10 2 (1.14%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.57%) AIX
11 1 (0.57%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (21.02%) Software Engineering
2 28 (15.91%) ITIL
2 28 (15.91%) Service Delivery
3 26 (14.77%) Project Management
4 23 (13.07%) OO
5 18 (10.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (10.23%) TDD
6 15 (8.52%) Risk Management
6 15 (8.52%) CMMI
6 15 (8.52%) Business Development
7 14 (7.95%) E-Commerce
8 12 (6.82%) Time Management
9 11 (6.25%) 3D Modelling
10 10 (5.68%) Pair Programming
11 9 (5.11%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (4.55%) Scrum
12 8 (4.55%) SOA
13 7 (3.98%) Penetration Testing
13 7 (3.98%) Incident Management
14 6 (3.41%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 76 (43.18%) C++
2 48 (27.27%) Java
3 32 (18.18%) C#
3 32 (18.18%) SQL
4 26 (14.77%) Python
5 24 (13.64%) JavaScript
6 22 (12.50%) Perl
7 21 (11.93%) PHP
8 7 (3.98%) Scala
9 6 (3.41%) Objective-C
10 5 (2.84%) Ruby
10 5 (2.84%) Lua
10 5 (2.84%) Delphi
10 5 (2.84%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.27%) Ada
11 4 (2.27%) COBOL
12 3 (1.70%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.70%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.57%) F#
13 1 (0.57%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 36 (20.45%) Degree
2 15 (8.52%) PMI Certification
3 7 (3.98%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.98%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (2.84%) MCSE
5 5 (2.84%) MCSA
5 5 (2.84%) CCNA
5 5 (2.84%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.57%) NCIE
6 1 (0.57%) ISEB
6 1 (0.57%) MCTS
6 1 (0.57%) MCITP
6 1 (0.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.84%) QA
2 2 (1.14%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (3.41%) vSphere
2 5 (2.84%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.70%) Xen
3 3 (1.70%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.14%) Squid
4 2 (1.14%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.14%) NFS
5 1 (0.57%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (2.84%) Puppet
2 3 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.57%) SCCM
3 1 (0.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 37 (21.02%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.55%) Oracle
2 8 (4.55%) VMware
3 6 (3.41%) Atlassian
3 6 (3.41%) HP
4 5 (2.84%) Citrix
5 4 (2.27%) Unisys
5 4 (2.27%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.27%) NEC
5 4 (2.27%) Open Text
6 3 (1.70%) NetApp
7 2 (1.14%) Perforce
8 1 (0.57%) Symantec
8 1 (0.57%) 3PAR
8 1 (0.57%) Facebook
8 1 (0.57%) CommVault
8 1 (0.57%) EMC
8 1 (0.57%) SAP
8 1 (0.57%) JBoss
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £16,500 - £20,000 DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £37000 - £52000 per annum + bonus, benefits, car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £31000 - £43000 per annum + benefits, car, pension,
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £18,000 - £21,000 DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Oldham
QA Apprenticeships
Salary: £7,800 pa
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £52000 - £55000 per annum + pension scheme
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + certifications, pension, bonuses
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + training, career growth, pension
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £34000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Greater Manchester (M1)
Guru Careers
Salary: £20-24k (DOE) + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 14 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
BBC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago