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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 102 110 67
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -43
Permanent jobs citing C 80 76 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.38% 1.91% 3.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.55% 3.44% 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 72 49 139
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,550 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,800 £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
1760 2208 2648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 52.33% 55.53% 61.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1533 1882 2362
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 1 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 1 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 17 £34,500 -42.50% 5
Salford +6 3 £37,500 +1.35%
Altrincham +4 3 £42,500 +70.00%
Cheadle - 3 £31,500 -
C
North West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 105 (56.76%) C++
2 82 (44.32%) Java
3 78 (42.16%) Software Engineering
4 66 (35.68%) Linux
5 57 (30.81%) Degree
6 56 (30.27%) TDD
7 48 (25.95%) Windows
8 44 (23.78%) UNIX
9 40 (21.62%) Spring
9 40 (21.62%) REST
9 40 (21.62%) Relational Database
10 39 (21.08%) Agile Software Development
11 35 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
11 35 (18.92%) C#
11 35 (18.92%) Retail
12 34 (18.38%) Microsoft
13 32 (17.30%) XML
14 31 (16.76%) JMS
14 31 (16.76%) SOAP
14 31 (16.76%) WSDL
15 30 (16.22%) Servlets
15 30 (16.22%) SQL Server
15 30 (16.22%) ActiveMQ
15 30 (16.22%) Hibernate
15 30 (16.22%) RabbitMQ
15 30 (16.22%) Maven
15 30 (16.22%) JSON
16 29 (15.68%) .NET
17 28 (15.14%) SQL
18 27 (14.59%) E-Commerce

C
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 8 (4.32%) MS Exchange
1 8 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2003
1 8 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (3.78%) WordPress
3 5 (2.70%) Node.js
4 3 (1.62%) Apache
5 2 (1.08%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.08%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.08%) SAS
5 2 (1.08%) nginx
5 2 (1.08%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.08%) SilverStripe
5 2 (1.08%) Drupal
5 2 (1.08%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.08%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.54%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.54%) Mule
6 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 14 (7.57%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.70%) MS Office
3 1 (0.54%) MS Project
3 1 (0.54%) Maya
3 1 (0.54%) 3ds Max
3 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.54%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 5 (2.70%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.08%) Magento
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.54%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.54%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.54%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.54%) Maximo
3 1 (0.54%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.54%) Route 53
2 1 (0.54%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.41%) GSM
1 10 (5.41%) UMTS
2 9 (4.86%) GPRS
2 9 (4.86%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (4.32%) NFC
3 8 (4.32%) Bluetooth
3 8 (4.32%) VoIP
3 8 (4.32%) WLAN
3 8 (4.32%) DVB
4 7 (3.78%) DNS
4 7 (3.78%) WAN
4 7 (3.78%) DHCP
4 7 (3.78%) LAN
4 7 (3.78%) VLAN
5 5 (2.70%) Network Security
6 4 (2.16%) iSCSI
6 4 (2.16%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (2.16%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.62%) HTTP
7 3 (1.62%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (21.62%) Relational Database
2 30 (16.22%) SQL Server
3 25 (13.51%) RDBMS
4 12 (6.49%) Big Data
5 9 (4.86%) MySQL
6 5 (2.70%) Hadoop
6 5 (2.70%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.08%) HBase
7 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.54%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.54%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.54%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.54%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 30 (16.22%) Maven
2 11 (5.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (3.78%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.78%) Subversion
4 6 (3.24%) Hudson
5 5 (2.70%) Git (software)
6 4 (2.16%) PVCS
7 3 (1.62%) LoadRunner
8 2 (1.08%) ProC
8 2 (1.08%) Selenium
9 1 (0.54%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.54%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.54%) Eclipse RCP
9 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.54%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.54%) HP UFT
General
1 35 (18.92%) Retail
2 25 (13.51%) Finance
3 10 (5.41%) Manufacturing
4 9 (4.86%) Automotive
5 8 (4.32%) Multimedia
6 7 (3.78%) Electronics
7 6 (3.24%) Banking
8 5 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (2.70%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.62%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.62%) Marketing
10 2 (1.08%) Games
11 1 (0.54%) Arabic Language
11 1 (0.54%) French Language
11 1 (0.54%) German Language
11 1 (0.54%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (35.14%) Software Engineer
2 59 (31.89%) Developer
3 22 (11.89%) Software Developer
4 12 (6.49%) Consultant
5 10 (5.41%) Senior Developer
5 10 (5.41%) PHP Developer
6 9 (4.86%) C++ Software Engineer
6 9 (4.86%) Architect
6 9 (4.86%) Analyst
7 7 (3.78%) C++ Developer
7 7 (3.78%) Java Developer
8 6 (3.24%) Systems Developer
8 6 (3.24%) Technical Architect
8 6 (3.24%) Head of IT
8 6 (3.24%) C Software Engineer
9 5 (2.70%) Agile Business Analyst
9 5 (2.70%) Product Owner
9 5 (2.70%) Graduate
9 5 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (2.70%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (21.62%) Spring
1 40 (21.62%) REST
2 32 (17.30%) XML
3 31 (16.76%) SOAP
3 31 (16.76%) JMS
3 31 (16.76%) WSDL
4 30 (16.22%) ActiveMQ
4 30 (16.22%) Hibernate
4 30 (16.22%) Servlets
4 30 (16.22%) RabbitMQ
4 30 (16.22%) JSON
5 29 (15.68%) .NET
6 25 (13.51%) Java EE
7 23 (12.43%) HTML
8 16 (8.65%) jQuery
9 15 (8.11%) OpenGL
10 13 (7.03%) WPF
10 13 (7.03%) Qt
11 12 (6.49%) CSS
12 10 (5.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 35 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (11.89%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (7.57%) Mathematics
4 12 (6.49%) Device Driver
5 11 (5.95%) iPhone
6 10 (5.41%) Computer Science
7 9 (4.86%) Inversion of Control
7 9 (4.86%) FlexPod
8 8 (4.32%) User Experience
8 8 (4.32%) Physics
8 8 (4.32%) MPEG
9 7 (3.78%) 3D Graphics
9 7 (3.78%) Animation
10 6 (3.24%) Data Centre
11 4 (2.16%) Algorithms
12 3 (1.62%) Mobile App
12 3 (1.62%) Data Structures
12 3 (1.62%) iPad
12 3 (1.62%) Mainframe
12 3 (1.62%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 66 (35.68%) Linux
2 48 (25.95%) Windows
3 44 (23.78%) UNIX
4 17 (9.19%) Android
5 14 (7.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (6.49%) Windows 7
6 12 (6.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (5.41%) Apple iOS
8 8 (4.32%) Windows 8
8 8 (4.32%) Windows Mobile
8 8 (4.32%) Nucleus RTOS
9 6 (3.24%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (2.70%) CentOS
10 5 (2.70%) Mac OS X
11 4 (2.16%) Embedded Linux
12 3 (1.62%) HPUX
13 2 (1.08%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (42.16%) Software Engineering
2 56 (30.27%) TDD
3 39 (21.08%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (14.59%) E-Commerce
5 24 (12.97%) Logistics
6 22 (11.89%) Software Architecture
7 20 (10.81%) OO
8 19 (10.27%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (9.73%) Project Management
9 18 (9.73%) Scrum
10 15 (8.11%) OOP
10 15 (8.11%) SDLC
11 14 (7.57%) OOD
11 14 (7.57%) MVC
12 13 (7.03%) UML
12 13 (7.03%) BDD
13 12 (6.49%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (5.95%) MVVM
14 11 (5.95%) Mentoring
14 11 (5.95%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 105 (56.76%) C++
2 82 (44.32%) Java
3 35 (18.92%) C#
4 28 (15.14%) SQL
5 20 (10.81%) PHP
5 20 (10.81%) JavaScript
6 17 (9.19%) Python
7 12 (6.49%) Scala
8 9 (4.86%) Embedded C
9 8 (4.32%) Objective-C
9 8 (4.32%) PL/SQL
9 8 (4.32%) Bash Shell
10 6 (3.24%) PowerShell
10 6 (3.24%) VB
10 6 (3.24%) Embedded C++
11 5 (2.70%) Ruby
11 5 (2.70%) Perl
11 5 (2.70%) ANSI C
12 3 (1.62%) Apple Swift
13 2 (1.08%) Go
Qualifications
1 57 (30.81%) Degree
2 11 (5.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (4.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (3.78%) NCDA
5 5 (2.70%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.70%) MCTS
6 4 (2.16%) MCSE
6 4 (2.16%) MCSA
6 4 (2.16%) CCNA
6 4 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.62%) ISEB
8 2 (1.08%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (1.08%) Sun Certification
8 2 (1.08%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.08%) NCIE
8 2 (1.08%) VCAP
9 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.16%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.62%) QA
System Software
1 13 (7.03%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (7.03%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.16%) Firmware
2 4 (2.16%) Xen
2 4 (2.16%) NFS
2 4 (2.16%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.16%) vSphere
3 2 (1.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (1.08%) Docker
4 1 (0.54%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.62%) Puppet
2 2 (1.08%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 34 (18.38%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.57%) Oracle
2 14 (7.57%) VMware
3 13 (7.03%) HP
3 13 (7.03%) NetApp
4 12 (6.49%) Citrix
5 10 (5.41%) Cisco
6 9 (4.86%) Symantec
6 9 (4.86%) Veeam
7 8 (4.32%) Symbian
8 4 (2.16%) Apple
9 3 (1.62%) SAP
9 3 (1.62%) Perforce
9 3 (1.62%) Huawei
10 2 (1.08%) Zend
10 2 (1.08%) Ericsson
11 1 (0.54%) Informatica
11 1 (0.54%) Nortel
11 1 (0.54%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.54%) Nokia
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Homeworking
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits, bonsuses, holidays
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 - £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £115.30 per week
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 5% pension, 23 Days Holidays
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + certifications, pension, bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000 - Dependant On Experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Kewill Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + certifications, pension, bonuses
Posted: 15 days ago
Greater Manchester, Manchester, North West
GCHQ
Salary: £26,000-£38,000 depending on experience
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + career growth, benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + holidays, company car, bonus scheme
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + certifications, pension, bonuses
Posted: 16 days ago