The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 116 57 89
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +32
Permanent jobs citing C 70 170 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.73% 4.14% 2.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.04% 6.78% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 58 123 60
Average salary £33,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.49% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2303 2508 2255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 56.91% 61.13% 60.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2011 2234 2082
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C
North West

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham +20 7 £25,000 -23.07% 2
Salford -6 3 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Bolton -18 2 £50,000 +42.85%
Wigan +4 1 - -
Bury - 1 £40,000 -
Oldham - 1 - -
C
North West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 87 (54.38%) C++
2 67 (41.88%) Linux
3 64 (40.00%) Java
4 42 (26.25%) Degree
5 38 (23.75%) UNIX
6 37 (23.13%) Python
6 37 (23.13%) Software Engineering
7 36 (22.50%) Windows
8 35 (21.88%) JavaScript
9 30 (18.75%) Perl
10 28 (17.50%) SQL
11 27 (16.88%) HTML
11 27 (16.88%) PHP
12 23 (14.38%) Microsoft
12 23 (14.38%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (14.38%) Retail
13 22 (13.75%) C#
14 20 (12.50%) MySQL
14 20 (12.50%) E-Commerce
14 20 (12.50%) TDD
14 20 (12.50%) Finance
15 19 (11.88%) Ruby
15 19 (11.88%) Computer Science
16 18 (11.25%) OO
17 17 (10.63%) MS Excel
18 15 (9.38%) CSS
18 15 (9.38%) XML
18 15 (9.38%) Time Management
19 14 (8.75%) ITIL
19 14 (8.75%) SQL Server

C
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (1.25%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.63%) SAS
2 1 (0.63%) IIS
2 1 (0.63%) nginx
2 1 (0.63%) OpenStack
Applications
1 17 (10.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.88%) Maple
3 2 (1.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.88%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.63%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (0.63%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.75%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.50%) Internet
3 2 (1.25%) Wireless
3 2 (1.25%) 802.11
3 2 (1.25%) HTTP
3 2 (1.25%) CTI
3 2 (1.25%) LDAP
3 2 (1.25%) LAN
3 2 (1.25%) WLAN
4 1 (0.63%) DHCP
4 1 (0.63%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.63%) VoIP
4 1 (0.63%) IPv4
4 1 (0.63%) IPv6
4 1 (0.63%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.63%) DNS
4 1 (0.63%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.63%) Modbus
4 1 (0.63%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.63%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.50%) MySQL
2 14 (8.75%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.75%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.75%) Ingres
4 4 (2.50%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.63%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.63%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.63%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 10 (6.25%) Selenium
2 9 (5.63%) Cucumber
3 8 (5.00%) Hudson
4 7 (4.38%) Eclipse
5 6 (3.75%) Subversion
6 5 (3.13%) GCC
7 2 (1.25%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.25%) NetBeans
7 2 (1.25%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.63%) Ant
8 1 (0.63%) NUnit
8 1 (0.63%) Maven
8 1 (0.63%) JMeter
8 1 (0.63%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.63%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.63%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.63%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.63%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.63%) Moq
8 1 (0.63%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (14.38%) Retail
2 20 (12.50%) Finance
3 12 (7.50%) Banking
3 12 (7.50%) Advertising
4 9 (5.63%) Games
5 7 (4.38%) Legal
5 7 (4.38%) Manufacturing
5 7 (4.38%) Marketing
6 5 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (3.13%) Electronics
7 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.63%) Publishing
7 1 (0.63%) Back Office
7 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 63 (39.38%) Developer
2 31 (19.38%) Software Engineer
3 19 (11.88%) Software Developer
4 11 (6.88%) Test Engineer
5 9 (5.63%) Analyst
5 9 (5.63%) Architect
6 8 (5.00%) Java Developer
7 7 (4.38%) C Developer
7 7 (4.38%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (4.38%) C++ Developer
7 7 (4.38%) Perl Developer
7 7 (4.38%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (4.38%) Senior Developer
7 7 (4.38%) Programmer
7 7 (4.38%) Automation Engineer
7 7 (4.38%) Test Automation Engineer
8 6 (3.75%) Service Analyst
8 6 (3.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 6 (3.75%) Systems Developer
8 6 (3.75%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (16.88%) HTML
2 15 (9.38%) CSS
2 15 (9.38%) XML
3 11 (6.88%) Ajax
4 10 (6.25%) J2EE
5 8 (5.00%) .NET
6 7 (4.38%) LAMP
7 6 (3.75%) Java EE
7 6 (3.75%) JPA
7 6 (3.75%) EJB
8 5 (3.13%) Web Services
8 5 (3.13%) Spring
9 3 (1.88%) ASP.NET
9 3 (1.88%) OpenGL
9 3 (1.88%) CGI
9 3 (1.88%) Cocoa
9 3 (1.88%) HTML5
10 2 (1.25%) CSS3
10 2 (1.25%) JSON
10 2 (1.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.88%) Computer Science
2 13 (8.13%) Mathematics
3 10 (6.25%) Animation
3 10 (6.25%) 3D Graphics
4 8 (5.00%) IPTV
5 7 (4.38%) Device Driver
5 7 (4.38%) Video on Demand
6 6 (3.75%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.75%) Open Source
6 6 (3.75%) Human Factors
7 5 (3.13%) Firmware
7 5 (3.13%) Telematics
8 4 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.50%) IVR
9 3 (1.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.25%) Social Media
10 2 (1.25%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (1.25%) New Media
10 2 (1.25%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (1.25%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 67 (41.88%) Linux
2 38 (23.75%) UNIX
3 36 (22.50%) Windows
4 14 (8.75%) Mac OS X
5 13 (8.13%) Android
6 11 (6.88%) Apple iOS
7 7 (4.38%) Embedded Linux
8 3 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.25%) CentOS
10 1 (0.63%) AIX
10 1 (0.63%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (23.13%) Software Engineering
2 23 (14.38%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 20 (12.50%) TDD
4 18 (11.25%) OO
5 15 (9.38%) Time Management
6 14 (8.75%) ITIL
7 11 (6.88%) BDD
8 10 (6.25%) Scrum
8 10 (6.25%) Project Management
9 9 (5.63%) Service Delivery
10 8 (5.00%) Waterfall
10 8 (5.00%) Test Management
10 8 (5.00%) Business Analysis
11 7 (4.38%) OOD
11 7 (4.38%) Logistics
11 7 (4.38%) Test Automation
11 7 (4.38%) 3D Modelling
11 7 (4.38%) Infrastructure Management
12 6 (3.75%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (54.38%) C++
2 64 (40.00%) Java
3 37 (23.13%) Python
4 35 (21.88%) JavaScript
5 30 (18.75%) Perl
6 28 (17.50%) SQL
7 27 (16.88%) PHP
8 22 (13.75%) C#
9 19 (11.88%) Ruby
10 9 (5.63%) VB
11 7 (4.38%) Delphi
11 7 (4.38%) Shell Script
11 7 (4.38%) Lua
12 6 (3.75%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.25%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.25%) VB6
13 2 (1.25%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.25%) JCL
13 2 (1.25%) Assembly Language
13 2 (1.25%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 42 (26.25%) Degree
2 6 (3.75%) SC Cleared
2 6 (3.75%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.13%) ISEB
3 5 (3.13%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.25%) APMP
5 1 (0.63%) PhD
5 1 (0.63%) HNC
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.63%) MCTS
5 1 (0.63%) MCITP
5 1 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.63%) ACTC
5 1 (0.63%) ACSA
5 1 (0.63%) ACSP
5 1 (0.63%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.63%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) SLA
2 1 (0.63%) Basel II
System Software
1 5 (3.13%) KVM
2 2 (1.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.63%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.63%) Varnish
3 1 (0.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (3.13%) Puppet
1 5 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (3.13%) CFEngine
2 3 (1.88%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.63%) SCCM
3 1 (0.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (14.38%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.00%) VMware
3 7 (4.38%) Citrix
4 6 (3.75%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.13%) HP
6 2 (1.25%) Meru Networks
6 2 (1.25%) Lotus
6 2 (1.25%) Oracle
6 2 (1.25%) Unisys
7 1 (0.63%) SAP
7 1 (0.63%) Apple
7 1 (0.63%) CommVault
7 1 (0.63%) Hitachi
7 1 (0.63%) NetApp
7 1 (0.63%) EMC
7 1 (0.63%) Avaya
7 1 (0.63%) Symantec
7 1 (0.63%) Facebook
7 1 (0.63%) 3PAR
Manchester, Lancashire
British Army
Salary: Extensive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + training, career growth, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Randstad Digital
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum - + Exception Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Company Car, Bonus, Health Cover
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + training, career growth, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £36000 - £38000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £42000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + training, career growth, pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + holidays, company car, bonus scheme
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £37000 - £52000 per annum + bonus, benefits, car allowance
Posted: 12 days ago