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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 101 101 81
Rank change year-on-year
0 -20
Permanent jobs citing C 89 88 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.30% 2.15% 2.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.73% 3.87% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 78 57 81
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
1883 2271 2277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 48.66% 55.61% 59.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1667 1926 2027
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 £27,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +19 19 £34,500 -32.01% 2
Salford +1 4 £37,500 -25.00%
Bolton - 3 £22,250 -
Cheadle - 1 £31,500 -
C
North West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 93 (57.76%) C++
2 75 (46.58%) Software Engineering
3 73 (45.34%) Java
4 60 (37.27%) Linux
5 54 (33.54%) TDD
6 47 (29.19%) Degree
7 37 (22.98%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (22.36%) UNIX
9 35 (21.74%) Spring
9 35 (21.74%) REST
10 34 (21.12%) C#
11 33 (20.50%) SQL Server
12 30 (18.63%) Windows
12 30 (18.63%) Relational Database
12 30 (18.63%) Analytical Skills
13 29 (18.01%) XML
13 29 (18.01%) Python
13 29 (18.01%) Retail
14 28 (17.39%) E-Commerce
15 27 (16.77%) JMS
15 27 (16.77%) SOAP
15 27 (16.77%) .NET
15 27 (16.77%) WSDL
16 26 (16.15%) SQL
17 25 (15.53%) Servlets
17 25 (15.53%) RDBMS
17 25 (15.53%) Finance
17 25 (15.53%) Hibernate
17 25 (15.53%) Maven
17 25 (15.53%) Logistics

C
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (5.59%) WordPress
2 6 (3.73%) CMS
3 4 (2.48%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (2.48%) Node.js
4 2 (1.24%) Sitefinity
4 2 (1.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.24%) nginx
4 2 (1.24%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (1.24%) Kentico
4 2 (1.24%) SilverStripe
4 2 (1.24%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.24%) Drupal
4 2 (1.24%) Mule
4 2 (1.24%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.24%) Apache
4 2 (1.24%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.62%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.62%) SAS
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.62%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 10 (6.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.24%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.24%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.24%) Magento
1 2 (1.24%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.62%) Route 53
2 1 (0.62%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.59%) GPRS
1 9 (5.59%) GSM
1 9 (5.59%) UMTS
1 9 (5.59%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (4.97%) NFC
2 8 (4.97%) VoIP
2 8 (4.97%) WLAN
2 8 (4.97%) DVB
2 8 (4.97%) Bluetooth
3 3 (1.86%) HTTP
4 2 (1.24%) Firewall
4 2 (1.24%) SAN
5 1 (0.62%) CDMA2000
5 1 (0.62%) MPLS
5 1 (0.62%) DSL
5 1 (0.62%) PPTP
5 1 (0.62%) VPN
5 1 (0.62%) ISDN
5 1 (0.62%) SDH
5 1 (0.62%) HSPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (20.50%) SQL Server
2 30 (18.63%) Relational Database
3 25 (15.53%) RDBMS
4 8 (4.97%) MySQL
5 4 (2.48%) Big Data
6 3 (1.86%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.24%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.24%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.62%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.62%) HBase
Development Applications
1 25 (15.53%) Maven
2 16 (9.94%) Subversion
3 14 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (4.97%) Jenkins
5 7 (4.35%) Hudson
6 6 (3.73%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.86%) LoadRunner
8 2 (1.24%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.24%) ClearCase
8 2 (1.24%) Selenium
8 2 (1.24%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.62%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.62%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.62%) ProC
General
1 29 (18.01%) Retail
2 25 (15.53%) Finance
3 10 (6.21%) Automotive
3 10 (6.21%) Marketing
4 8 (4.97%) Multimedia
5 6 (3.73%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.73%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.86%) Electronics
7 2 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.24%) Games
7 2 (1.24%) Banking
8 1 (0.62%) Law
8 1 (0.62%) Legal
8 1 (0.62%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (39.13%) Software Engineer
2 50 (31.06%) Developer
3 22 (13.66%) Software Developer
4 11 (6.83%) Build Engineer
5 10 (6.21%) C++ Software Engineer
6 9 (5.59%) Consultant
6 9 (5.59%) Junior
7 7 (4.35%) Senior Developer
7 7 (4.35%) Principle Consultant
7 7 (4.35%) Software Consultant
8 6 (3.73%) Technical Leader
8 6 (3.73%) C++ Developer
8 6 (3.73%) C Software Engineer
9 5 (3.11%) iOS Developer
9 5 (3.11%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (3.11%) Java Developer
9 5 (3.11%) Systems Developer
9 5 (3.11%) Lead Developer
9 5 (3.11%) Graduate
9 5 (3.11%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (21.74%) Spring
1 35 (21.74%) REST
2 29 (18.01%) XML
3 27 (16.77%) SOAP
3 27 (16.77%) .NET
3 27 (16.77%) JMS
3 27 (16.77%) WSDL
4 25 (15.53%) Hibernate
4 25 (15.53%) Servlets
4 25 (15.53%) RabbitMQ
4 25 (15.53%) ActiveMQ
4 25 (15.53%) JSON
5 24 (14.91%) Java EE
6 23 (14.29%) HTML
7 16 (9.94%) OpenGL
8 13 (8.07%) Qt
9 11 (6.83%) Middleware
9 11 (6.83%) ASP.NET
10 10 (6.21%) PyQt
11 8 (4.97%) OpenAL
Miscellaneous
1 30 (18.63%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (9.32%) Computer Science
3 15 (9.32%) Mathematics
4 13 (8.07%) iPhone
5 12 (7.45%) Animation
6 11 (6.83%) Mobile App
7 9 (5.59%) User Experience
8 8 (4.97%) MPEG
8 8 (4.97%) Device Driver
8 8 (4.97%) 3D Graphics
9 5 (3.11%) Physics
9 5 (3.11%) iPad
10 4 (2.48%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.86%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (1.86%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.62%) Handset
12 1 (0.62%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.62%) DTV
12 1 (0.62%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 60 (37.27%) Linux
2 36 (22.36%) UNIX
3 30 (18.63%) Windows
4 24 (14.91%) Android
5 17 (10.56%) Apple iOS
6 8 (4.97%) Windows 8
6 8 (4.97%) Windows 7
6 8 (4.97%) Mac OS X
6 8 (4.97%) Windows Mobile
6 8 (4.97%) Nucleus RTOS
7 4 (2.48%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (2.48%) HPUX
8 3 (1.86%) CentOS
9 2 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.24%) Solaris
9 2 (1.24%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (46.58%) Software Engineering
2 54 (33.54%) TDD
3 37 (22.98%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (17.39%) E-Commerce
5 25 (15.53%) Logistics
6 23 (14.29%) Software Architecture
6 23 (14.29%) Scrum
7 21 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (11.18%) Project Management
9 16 (9.94%) BDD
9 16 (9.94%) SDLC
10 11 (6.83%) Mentoring
10 11 (6.83%) DevOps
11 10 (6.21%) iOS Development
11 10 (6.21%) Project Planning
11 10 (6.21%) OOP
12 9 (5.59%) OO
12 9 (5.59%) SOA
12 9 (5.59%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (4.97%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 93 (57.76%) C++
2 73 (45.34%) Java
3 34 (21.12%) C#
4 29 (18.01%) Python
5 26 (16.15%) SQL
6 16 (9.94%) JavaScript
7 14 (8.70%) PHP
7 14 (8.70%) Bash Shell
8 11 (6.83%) PowerShell
8 11 (6.83%) Scala
9 10 (6.21%) Objective-C
10 9 (5.59%) PL/SQL
11 7 (4.35%) Perl
12 5 (3.11%) Ruby
12 5 (3.11%) VB
12 5 (3.11%) Embedded C
13 4 (2.48%) Apple Swift
14 2 (1.24%) Go
14 2 (1.24%) Embedded C++
14 2 (1.24%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (29.19%) Degree
2 3 (1.86%) ISEB
2 3 (1.86%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.24%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.62%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.62%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.86%) QA
2 2 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.24%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (1.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.24%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.62%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (11.18%) Oracle
2 12 (7.45%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.97%) Symbian
4 4 (2.48%) HP
4 4 (2.48%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.86%) Perforce
6 2 (1.24%) VMware
6 2 (1.24%) Endeca
6 2 (1.24%) Retek
6 2 (1.24%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.24%) ATG
6 2 (1.24%) Stellent
6 2 (1.24%) Cisco
6 2 (1.24%) IBM
6 2 (1.24%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (1.24%) Zend
6 2 (1.24%) EPiServer
6 2 (1.24%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.62%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.62%) Altera
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + training, career growth, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + training, career growth, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits, bonsuses, holidays
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £30k DOE + Extensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Home Based + Car allowance
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + career growth, benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Rochdale
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Rochdale
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + certifications, pension, bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Oldham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + certifications, pension, bonuses
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + holidays, company car, bonus scheme
Posted: 18 days ago