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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 104 78 65
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -13
Permanent jobs citing C 91 108 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.21% 2.77% 3.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.99% 4.64% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 61 83 115
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,000 £26,200
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
2279 2326 2359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.32% 59.73% 62.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1934 2081 2146
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
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 1 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 1 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
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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 +4 4 £50,000 +11.11%
Oldham 0 2 £35,000 - 1
Stockport -2 2 £50,750 -3.33% 4
Altrincham - 2 £42,500 -
C
North West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 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 76 (43.93%) C++
2 63 (36.42%) Linux
3 44 (25.43%) Java
4 37 (21.39%) Windows
4 37 (21.39%) Microsoft
5 35 (20.23%) Software Engineering
6 34 (19.65%) Degree
7 33 (19.08%) C#
8 31 (17.92%) SQL
8 31 (17.92%) ITIL
9 29 (16.76%) Service Delivery
10 27 (15.61%) Project Management
11 26 (15.03%) Python
12 24 (13.87%) Web Services
13 23 (13.29%) XML
14 22 (12.72%) SQL Server
14 22 (12.72%) JavaScript
14 22 (12.72%) Mac OS X
14 22 (12.72%) Finance
14 22 (12.72%) Retail
15 21 (12.14%) MS Excel
15 21 (12.14%) OO
16 20 (11.56%) Perl
17 19 (10.98%) PHP
17 19 (10.98%) Banking
17 19 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
17 19 (10.98%) Animation
18 18 (10.40%) TDD
19 16 (9.25%) CMMI
19 16 (9.25%) Risk Management

C
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 9 (5.20%) IIS
2 6 (3.47%) Confluence
3 2 (1.16%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.58%) SAS
4 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.58%) nginx
4 1 (0.58%) Lync
4 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (12.14%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.05%) MS Office
3 1 (0.58%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (6.94%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 16 (9.25%) Office 365
2 7 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.73%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (1.16%) Route 53
4 2 (1.16%) SaaS
5 1 (0.58%) PaaS
5 1 (0.58%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.62%) VPN
2 7 (4.05%) Internet
3 5 (2.89%) DNS
3 5 (2.89%) DHCP
4 4 (2.31%) PSTN
4 4 (2.31%) HTTP
4 4 (2.31%) VLAN
5 3 (1.73%) iSCSI
5 3 (1.73%) AMQP
5 3 (1.73%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (1.16%) IPsec
6 2 (1.16%) OpenVPN
6 2 (1.16%) PPTP
7 1 (0.58%) Wireless
7 1 (0.58%) Broadband
7 1 (0.58%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (0.58%) VoIP
7 1 (0.58%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.58%) IPv4
7 1 (0.58%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.72%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.09%) MySQL
3 7 (4.05%) Hadoop
3 7 (4.05%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.47%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.31%) Big Data
5 4 (2.31%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.73%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.73%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.16%) EDMS
8 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.58%) OLAP
8 1 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.58%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.58%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (7.51%) ClearCase
2 12 (6.94%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.62%) Subversion
4 6 (3.47%) JIRA
5 5 (2.89%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.31%) Maven
6 4 (2.31%) Mercurial
7 3 (1.73%) Selenium
7 3 (1.73%) JUnit
7 3 (1.73%) Gradle
8 2 (1.16%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.16%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.16%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.58%) Moq
9 1 (0.58%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.58%) RSpec
9 1 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.58%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.58%) NUnit
General
1 22 (12.72%) Finance
1 22 (12.72%) Retail
2 19 (10.98%) Banking
3 14 (8.09%) Games
4 9 (5.20%) Retail Banking
5 8 (4.62%) Advertising
6 5 (2.89%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.31%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (2.31%) Marketing
8 1 (0.58%) German Language
8 1 (0.58%) Russian Language
8 1 (0.58%) Electronics
8 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.58%) Military
Job Titles
1 69 (39.88%) Developer
2 28 (16.18%) Software Engineer
3 18 (10.40%) Java Developer
4 13 (7.51%) Analyst
5 12 (6.94%) Software Developer
6 11 (6.36%) Technical Specialist
6 11 (6.36%) Dynamics NAV Developer
7 10 (5.78%) Service Analyst
8 8 (4.62%) Microsoft Developer
9 7 (4.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 7 (4.05%) Perl Developer
9 7 (4.05%) C++ Software Engineer
9 7 (4.05%) Administrator
9 7 (4.05%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (4.05%) Scala Developer
9 7 (4.05%) Linux Administrator
10 6 (3.47%) Senior Developer
11 5 (2.89%) Games Developer
11 5 (2.89%) Development Specialist
11 5 (2.89%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (13.87%) Web Services
2 23 (13.29%) XML
3 16 (9.25%) HTML
3 16 (9.25%) .NET
4 12 (6.94%) CSS
5 9 (5.20%) J2EE
5 9 (5.20%) XSLT
5 9 (5.20%) Middleware
5 9 (5.20%) LAMP
6 8 (4.62%) OpenGL
7 7 (4.05%) Ajax
8 6 (3.47%) Java EE
8 6 (3.47%) JSON
9 5 (2.89%) WCF
9 5 (2.89%) SVG
9 5 (2.89%) EJB
10 4 (2.31%) COM
10 4 (2.31%) JMS
10 4 (2.31%) Spring
10 4 (2.31%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.98%) Animation
2 16 (9.25%) PMI
3 15 (8.67%) 3D Graphics
3 15 (8.67%) Mathematics
4 10 (5.78%) Computer Science
5 9 (5.20%) iPhone
5 9 (5.20%) Management Information System
5 9 (5.20%) Client/Server
6 7 (4.05%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.31%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (2.31%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.73%) Open Source
8 3 (1.73%) Handset
8 3 (1.73%) iPad
9 2 (1.16%) New Media
9 2 (1.16%) Neural Network
9 2 (1.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (1.16%) Streaming Media
10 1 (0.58%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.58%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 63 (36.42%) Linux
2 37 (21.39%) Windows
3 22 (12.72%) Mac OS X
4 16 (9.25%) UNIX
5 8 (4.62%) Apple iOS
6 7 (4.05%) Android
7 5 (2.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (2.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.73%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.16%) CentOS
10 2 (1.16%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.58%) AIX
11 1 (0.58%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (20.23%) Software Engineering
2 31 (17.92%) ITIL
3 29 (16.76%) Service Delivery
4 27 (15.61%) Project Management
5 21 (12.14%) OO
6 19 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (10.40%) TDD
8 16 (9.25%) Risk Management
8 16 (9.25%) CMMI
8 16 (9.25%) Business Development
9 13 (7.51%) E-Commerce
10 11 (6.36%) Time Management
10 11 (6.36%) 3D Modelling
11 10 (5.78%) SOA
11 10 (5.78%) Pair Programming
12 9 (5.20%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (5.20%) Incident Management
13 8 (4.62%) Scrum
14 7 (4.05%) Penetration Testing
15 6 (3.47%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 76 (43.93%) C++
2 44 (25.43%) Java
3 33 (19.08%) C#
4 31 (17.92%) SQL
5 26 (15.03%) Python
6 22 (12.72%) JavaScript
7 20 (11.56%) Perl
8 19 (10.98%) PHP
9 7 (4.05%) Scala
10 6 (3.47%) Objective-C
11 5 (2.89%) Ruby
11 5 (2.89%) Lua
11 5 (2.89%) T-SQL
12 4 (2.31%) COBOL
12 4 (2.31%) Delphi
12 4 (2.31%) Ada
13 3 (1.73%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.73%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.58%) F#
14 1 (0.58%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 34 (19.65%) Degree
2 16 (9.25%) PMI Certification
3 6 (3.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (3.47%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.47%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.89%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.89%) MCSE
4 5 (2.89%) MCSA
4 5 (2.89%) CCNA
5 1 (0.58%) ISEB
5 1 (0.58%) MCTS
5 1 (0.58%) MCITP
5 1 (0.58%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.58%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.89%) QA
2 2 (1.16%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (3.47%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (3.47%) vSphere
2 5 (2.89%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.73%) Xen
3 3 (1.73%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.16%) Squid
4 2 (1.16%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.16%) NFS
5 1 (0.58%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (2.89%) Puppet
2 3 (1.73%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.58%) SCCM
3 1 (0.58%) SCOM
Vendors
1 37 (21.39%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.62%) Oracle
3 7 (4.05%) VMware
4 6 (3.47%) Atlassian
4 6 (3.47%) HP
5 4 (2.31%) Citrix
5 4 (2.31%) Unisys
5 4 (2.31%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.31%) NEC
5 4 (2.31%) Open Text
6 3 (1.73%) NetApp
7 2 (1.16%) Perforce
8 1 (0.58%) Symantec
8 1 (0.58%) 3PAR
8 1 (0.58%) Facebook
8 1 (0.58%) CommVault
8 1 (0.58%) EMC
8 1 (0.58%) SAP
8 1 (0.58%) JBoss
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + certifications, pension, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Greater...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £45,000 dependant on experience + excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 43k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £18,000 - £55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Greater Manchester (M1)
Guru Careers
Salary: £20-24k (DOE) + Benefits.
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + laptop, company phone,
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £37000 - £52000 per annum + bonus, benefits, car allowance
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £31000 - £43000 per annum + benefits, car, pension,
Posted: 14 days ago
Stockport
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 days ago
Oldham
QA Apprenticeships
Salary: £7,800 pa
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £52000 - £55000 per annum + pension scheme
Posted: 19 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £16,500 - £20,000 DOE
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + certifications, pension, bonuses
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + training, career growth, pension
Posted: 20 days ago