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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 99 95 66
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -29
Permanent jobs citing C 84 96 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.34% 2.40% 3.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.62% 4.30% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 73 67 119
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £45,000 £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
1819 2231 2528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 50.58% 55.89% 60.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1568 1902 2257
Average salary £39,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 28 July 2015.

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 28 July 2015. 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
Stockport +24 18 £34,500 -42.50% 7
Salford +5 4 £37,500 +1.35%
Altrincham - 3 £42,500 -
Cheadle - 1 £31,500 -
C
North West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 96 (56.47%) C++
2 76 (44.71%) Java
3 75 (44.12%) Software Engineering
4 62 (36.47%) Linux
5 58 (34.12%) Degree
6 52 (30.59%) TDD
7 39 (22.94%) UNIX
8 37 (21.76%) Windows
9 36 (21.18%) C#
9 36 (21.18%) Spring
10 35 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (20.59%) REST
11 34 (20.00%) Relational Database
12 33 (19.41%) Analytical Skills
13 30 (17.65%) Retail
13 30 (17.65%) SQL Server
13 30 (17.65%) SOAP
13 30 (17.65%) XML
13 30 (17.65%) JMS
13 30 (17.65%) WSDL
14 29 (17.06%) .NET
15 28 (16.47%) SQL
15 28 (16.47%) Servlets
15 28 (16.47%) ActiveMQ
15 28 (16.47%) Maven
15 28 (16.47%) Hibernate
15 28 (16.47%) RabbitMQ
15 28 (16.47%) JSON
16 27 (15.88%) E-Commerce
17 26 (15.29%) Microsoft

C
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 9 (5.29%) WordPress
2 5 (2.94%) Node.js
3 4 (2.35%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (1.76%) Apache
4 3 (1.76%) CMS
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.18%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.18%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.18%) SilverStripe
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (1.18%) nginx
5 2 (1.18%) Drupal
5 2 (1.18%) Mule
6 1 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.59%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.59%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.59%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.18%) MS Office
3 1 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.53%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.18%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.18%) Magento
3 1 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.59%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (0.59%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.88%) UMTS
1 10 (5.88%) GSM
2 9 (5.29%) GPRS
2 9 (5.29%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (4.71%) Bluetooth
3 8 (4.71%) VoIP
3 8 (4.71%) WLAN
3 8 (4.71%) DVB
3 8 (4.71%) NFC
4 3 (1.76%) Network Security
4 3 (1.76%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.76%) HTTP
4 3 (1.76%) WAN
4 3 (1.76%) LAN
5 2 (1.18%) Wireless
5 2 (1.18%) Firewall
5 2 (1.18%) WiMAX
5 2 (1.18%) DHCP
5 2 (1.18%) DNS
5 2 (1.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 30 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 24 (14.12%) RDBMS
4 8 (4.71%) Big Data
5 7 (4.12%) MySQL
6 5 (2.94%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.35%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.59%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.59%) HBase
9 1 (0.59%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 28 (16.47%) Maven
2 13 (7.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (5.88%) Subversion
4 8 (4.71%) Jenkins
5 7 (4.12%) Hudson
6 6 (3.53%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.76%) LoadRunner
7 3 (1.76%) PVCS
8 2 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.18%) ProC
8 2 (1.18%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.18%) Selenium
9 1 (0.59%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.59%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (17.65%) Retail
2 20 (11.76%) Finance
3 10 (5.88%) Automotive
4 9 (5.29%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.71%) Manufacturing
5 8 (4.71%) Multimedia
5 8 (4.71%) Marketing
6 6 (3.53%) Electronics
7 4 (2.35%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.76%) Banking
9 2 (1.18%) Games
10 1 (0.59%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.59%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (37.06%) Software Engineer
2 54 (31.76%) Developer
3 24 (14.12%) Software Developer
4 10 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
5 9 (5.29%) Consultant
6 7 (4.12%) Architect
6 7 (4.12%) C++ Developer
6 7 (4.12%) PHP Developer
6 7 (4.12%) Senior Developer
7 6 (3.53%) Analyst
7 6 (3.53%) Java Developer
7 6 (3.53%) C Software Engineer
8 5 (2.94%) Agile Business Analyst
8 5 (2.94%) Build Engineer
8 5 (2.94%) Product Owner
8 5 (2.94%) Business Analyst
8 5 (2.94%) Junior
8 5 (2.94%) Graduate
8 5 (2.94%) Systems Developer
9 4 (2.35%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (21.18%) Spring
2 35 (20.59%) REST
3 30 (17.65%) SOAP
3 30 (17.65%) XML
3 30 (17.65%) JMS
3 30 (17.65%) WSDL
4 29 (17.06%) .NET
5 28 (16.47%) Servlets
5 28 (16.47%) ActiveMQ
5 28 (16.47%) Hibernate
5 28 (16.47%) RabbitMQ
5 28 (16.47%) JSON
6 24 (14.12%) HTML
7 23 (13.53%) Java EE
8 16 (9.41%) OpenGL
9 13 (7.65%) jQuery
9 13 (7.65%) Qt
10 11 (6.47%) Middleware
11 10 (5.88%) WPF
11 10 (5.88%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 33 (19.41%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (12.94%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (10.59%) Mathematics
4 16 (9.41%) Computer Science
5 11 (6.47%) Device Driver
6 10 (5.88%) iPhone
7 9 (5.29%) User Experience
8 8 (4.71%) 3D Graphics
8 8 (4.71%) MPEG
8 8 (4.71%) Inversion of Control
8 8 (4.71%) Animation
8 8 (4.71%) Physics
9 7 (4.12%) Mobile App
10 5 (2.94%) FlexPod
11 4 (2.35%) Data Structures
12 3 (1.76%) Algorithms
12 3 (1.76%) Data Centre
12 3 (1.76%) Mainframe
13 2 (1.18%) iPad
14 1 (0.59%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 62 (36.47%) Linux
2 39 (22.94%) UNIX
3 37 (21.76%) Windows
4 20 (11.76%) Android
5 13 (7.65%) Apple iOS
6 9 (5.29%) Windows 7
7 8 (4.71%) Windows 8
7 8 (4.71%) Windows Mobile
7 8 (4.71%) Nucleus RTOS
8 7 (4.12%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (2.94%) Mac OS X
9 5 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.35%) HPUX
10 4 (2.35%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (1.76%) CentOS
12 2 (1.18%) Solaris
12 2 (1.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (44.12%) Software Engineering
2 52 (30.59%) TDD
3 35 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (15.88%) E-Commerce
5 24 (14.12%) Logistics
6 22 (12.94%) Software Architecture
7 18 (10.59%) Scrum
8 17 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (8.82%) OO
9 15 (8.82%) SDLC
10 14 (8.24%) Project Management
11 13 (7.65%) OOP
12 12 (7.06%) BDD
13 11 (6.47%) Mentoring
13 11 (6.47%) UML
14 10 (5.88%) OOD
14 10 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
15 9 (5.29%) MVC
16 8 (4.71%) Speech Recognition
16 8 (4.71%) Mobile Commerce
Programming Languages
1 96 (56.47%) C++
2 76 (44.71%) Java
3 36 (21.18%) C#
4 28 (16.47%) SQL
5 21 (12.35%) Python
6 20 (11.76%) PHP
7 15 (8.82%) JavaScript
8 10 (5.88%) PL/SQL
8 10 (5.88%) Scala
9 8 (4.71%) Embedded C
9 8 (4.71%) Bash Shell
10 7 (4.12%) Perl
10 7 (4.12%) Objective-C
11 6 (3.53%) Ruby
11 6 (3.53%) VB
11 6 (3.53%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.94%) Embedded C++
13 4 (2.35%) Apple Swift
13 4 (2.35%) ANSI C
14 2 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 58 (34.12%) Degree
2 4 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.76%) MCTS
3 3 (1.76%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.76%) NCDA
3 3 (1.76%) ISEB
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.59%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.59%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.59%) CCNA
5 1 (0.59%) MCSE
5 1 (0.59%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.76%) QA
2 1 (0.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.53%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.76%) Firmware
4 2 (1.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (1.18%) Docker
4 2 (1.18%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.59%) Xen
5 1 (0.59%) vSphere
5 1 (0.59%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.18%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (15.29%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.82%) Oracle
3 8 (4.71%) VMware
3 8 (4.71%) Symbian
3 8 (4.71%) HP
4 6 (3.53%) NetApp
4 6 (3.53%) Cisco
5 5 (2.94%) Veeam
5 5 (2.94%) Citrix
5 5 (2.94%) Symantec
6 3 (1.76%) Huawei
6 3 (1.76%) Perforce
7 2 (1.18%) Stellent
7 2 (1.18%) ATG
7 2 (1.18%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (1.18%) Retek
7 2 (1.18%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.18%) IBM
7 2 (1.18%) Ericsson
7 2 (1.18%) Eloqua
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000 - Dependant On Experience
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + holidays, company car, bonus scheme
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + training, career growth, pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + certifications, pension, bonuses
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £95000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50500.00 per annum + + Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £30k DOE + Extensive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £16,500 - £20,000 DOE
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Stockport
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Homeworking
Posted: 27 days ago