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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 97 86 74
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Permanent jobs citing C 87 105 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.14% 2.77% 3.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.84% 4.66% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 61 78 111
Average salary £38,500 £39,750 £37,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.14% +6.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
2263 2252 2365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.71% 59.42% 62.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1935 2009 2157
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 September 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 September 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 +5 4 £50,000 +27.38%
Bolton +2 2 £57,500 +91.66%
Oldham -4 2 £35,000 -
Altrincham - 2 £42,500 -
Stockport -3 1 £41,500 -20.95% 3
C
North West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 81 (47.65%) C++
2 54 (31.76%) Linux
3 43 (25.29%) C#
4 41 (24.12%) Java
5 39 (22.94%) Windows
6 38 (22.35%) Microsoft
7 37 (21.76%) SQL
8 33 (19.41%) ITIL
9 29 (17.06%) SQL Server
9 29 (17.06%) Degree
10 27 (15.88%) Project Management
11 26 (15.29%) Web Services
11 26 (15.29%) XML
11 26 (15.29%) Agile Software Development
11 26 (15.29%) Software Engineering
11 26 (15.29%) Service Delivery
12 24 (14.12%) Finance
12 24 (14.12%) Retail
13 23 (13.53%) Python
14 22 (12.94%) MS Excel
14 22 (12.94%) Banking
15 21 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (11.76%) Mentoring
16 20 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
17 19 (11.18%) Mac OS X
18 17 (10.00%) OO
19 16 (9.41%) ClearCase
19 16 (9.41%) PMI
19 16 (9.41%) PMI Certification
19 16 (9.41%) Risk Management

C
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (7.06%) IIS
2 6 (3.53%) Confluence
3 3 (1.76%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.76%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.59%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.59%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.59%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.59%) SAS
4 1 (0.59%) Lync
4 1 (0.59%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.59%) CloudStack
Applications
1 22 (12.94%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.12%) MS Office
3 1 (0.59%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (6.47%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.59%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 16 (9.41%) Office 365
2 6 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.18%) SaaS
3 2 (1.18%) Route 53
3 2 (1.18%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.59%) PaaS
4 1 (0.59%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.71%) VPN
2 6 (3.53%) Internet
3 5 (2.94%) DNS
3 5 (2.94%) DHCP
4 4 (2.35%) PSTN
4 4 (2.35%) VLAN
4 4 (2.35%) HTTP
5 3 (1.76%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (1.76%) iSCSI
5 3 (1.76%) AMQP
6 2 (1.18%) OpenVPN
6 2 (1.18%) IPsec
6 2 (1.18%) PPTP
7 1 (0.59%) Wireless
7 1 (0.59%) Intranet
7 1 (0.59%) Broadband
7 1 (0.59%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (17.06%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.47%) MySQL
3 8 (4.71%) Hadoop
4 7 (4.12%) NoSQL
4 7 (4.12%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.35%) Big Data
5 4 (2.35%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.76%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.76%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.18%) EDMS
8 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.59%) OLAP
8 1 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.59%) Informix
8 1 (0.59%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.59%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 16 (9.41%) ClearCase
2 12 (7.06%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.71%) Subversion
4 6 (3.53%) JIRA
4 6 (3.53%) Eclipse
5 5 (2.94%) Selenium
5 5 (2.94%) Maven
6 4 (2.35%) JUnit
6 4 (2.35%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.76%) Mercurial
7 3 (1.76%) Gradle
8 2 (1.18%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.59%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.59%) Hudson
9 1 (0.59%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.59%) RSpec
9 1 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.59%) Ant
General
1 24 (14.12%) Finance
1 24 (14.12%) Retail
2 22 (12.94%) Banking
3 13 (7.65%) Games
4 11 (6.47%) Retail Banking
5 7 (4.12%) Advertising
6 5 (2.94%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.35%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (2.35%) Marketing
8 1 (0.59%) German Language
8 1 (0.59%) Russian Language
8 1 (0.59%) Electronics
8 1 (0.59%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.59%) Military
Job Titles
1 67 (39.41%) Developer
2 22 (12.94%) Software Engineer
3 19 (11.18%) Java Developer
4 16 (9.41%) Technical Specialist
5 13 (7.65%) Analyst
6 11 (6.47%) Dynamics NAV Developer
7 10 (5.88%) Service Analyst
8 9 (5.29%) C++ Developer
8 9 (5.29%) Software Developer
9 7 (4.12%) Senior Developer
9 7 (4.12%) Microsoft Developer
9 7 (4.12%) Scala Developer
10 6 (3.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 6 (3.53%) Linux Administrator
10 6 (3.53%) Administrator
10 6 (3.53%) Systems Administrator
11 5 (2.94%) Development Specialist
11 5 (2.94%) Games Developer
11 5 (2.94%) C# Developer
12 4 (2.35%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (15.29%) Web Services
1 26 (15.29%) XML
2 15 (8.82%) .NET
3 12 (7.06%) XSLT
3 12 (7.06%) HTML
3 12 (7.06%) Middleware
4 9 (5.29%) J2EE
5 8 (4.71%) CSS
6 6 (3.53%) JMS
6 6 (3.53%) LAMP
6 6 (3.53%) JSON
7 5 (2.94%) Java EE
7 5 (2.94%) EJB
7 5 (2.94%) Hibernate
7 5 (2.94%) SVG
7 5 (2.94%) OpenGL
7 5 (2.94%) Spring
8 4 (2.35%) Ajax
8 4 (2.35%) COM
8 4 (2.35%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.41%) PMI
2 16 (9.41%) Animation
3 15 (8.82%) Mathematics
4 13 (7.65%) 3D Graphics
5 11 (6.47%) Client/Server
6 10 (5.88%) Management Information System
7 9 (5.29%) iPhone
8 7 (4.12%) Embedded Systems
8 7 (4.12%) Computer Science
9 6 (3.53%) Mobile App
10 4 (2.35%) Open Source
10 4 (2.35%) Mainframe
11 3 (1.76%) Handset
11 3 (1.76%) iPad
12 2 (1.18%) Neural Network
12 2 (1.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 1 (0.59%) Online Banking
13 1 (0.59%) Clustering
13 1 (0.59%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 54 (31.76%) Linux
2 39 (22.94%) Windows
3 19 (11.18%) Mac OS X
4 10 (5.88%) UNIX
5 5 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.94%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.35%) Android
7 3 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.76%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.18%) CentOS
8 2 (1.18%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.59%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (19.41%) ITIL
2 27 (15.88%) Project Management
3 26 (15.29%) Service Delivery
3 26 (15.29%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (15.29%) Software Engineering
4 20 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 17 (10.00%) OO
6 16 (9.41%) Risk Management
6 16 (9.41%) CMMI
6 16 (9.41%) TDD
6 16 (9.41%) Business Development
7 14 (8.24%) SOA
8 12 (7.06%) Incident Management
9 10 (5.88%) 3D Modelling
10 9 (5.29%) E-Commerce
11 8 (4.71%) Time Management
11 8 (4.71%) Automated Testing
12 7 (4.12%) Penetration Testing
12 7 (4.12%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 81 (47.65%) C++
2 43 (25.29%) C#
3 41 (24.12%) Java
4 37 (21.76%) SQL
5 23 (13.53%) Python
6 14 (8.24%) JavaScript
7 13 (7.65%) Perl
7 13 (7.65%) PHP
8 7 (4.12%) Lua
8 7 (4.12%) Scala
9 6 (3.53%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.35%) COBOL
10 4 (2.35%) Ada
10 4 (2.35%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.76%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.76%) Ruby
11 3 (1.76%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.59%) F#
12 1 (0.59%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.59%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 29 (17.06%) Degree
2 16 (9.41%) PMI Certification
3 6 (3.53%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.53%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (2.94%) MCSE
4 5 (2.94%) MCSA
4 5 (2.94%) CCNA
5 3 (1.76%) ISEB
6 1 (0.59%) MCTS
6 1 (0.59%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.59%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.35%) QA
2 2 (1.18%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.59%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 5 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (2.94%) vSphere
2 3 (1.76%) Xen
2 3 (1.76%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.18%) Squid
3 2 (1.18%) NFS
4 1 (0.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (3.53%) Puppet
2 4 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.59%) Ansible
3 1 (0.59%) Salt
Vendors
1 38 (22.35%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.88%) Oracle
3 6 (3.53%) HP
3 6 (3.53%) Atlassian
4 5 (2.94%) VMware
5 4 (2.35%) Unisys
5 4 (2.35%) NEC
5 4 (2.35%) Open Text
6 3 (1.76%) Perforce
6 3 (1.76%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.76%) Citrix
7 2 (1.18%) NetApp
7 2 (1.18%) SAP
7 2 (1.18%) JBoss
8 1 (0.59%) Sybase
8 1 (0.59%) Google
8 1 (0.59%) Facebook
8 1 (0.59%) Rackspace
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £33000 - £44000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester
Hudson - London
Salary: £36000 - £44000 per annum + bonus, cash benefit, car
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent Spa
Salary: £25k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
beITrecruitment Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + training, career growth, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Church International
Salary: £36k to £44k plus ex package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £36000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + laptop, company phone,
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + benefits, bonus, certifications
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Annual bonus & career progression
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £42000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 10 days ago
Stockport
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare
Posted: 15 days ago
Stockport
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare
Posted: 15 days ago