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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 96 121 63
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -58
Permanent jobs citing C 92 69 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.48% 1.71% 3.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.67% 3.01% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 78 56 120
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £25,000 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £48,150
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
1972 2291 2540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 53.25% 56.92% 60.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1723 1999 2267
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +17 14 £34,500 - 5
Altrincham -8 4 £45,000 +80.00%
Cheadle - 2 - -
C
North West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 79 (48.17%) C++
2 52 (31.71%) Java
2 52 (31.71%) Linux
2 52 (31.71%) Software Engineering
3 49 (29.88%) Degree
4 47 (28.66%) Windows
4 47 (28.66%) Microsoft
5 37 (22.56%) TDD
6 33 (20.12%) UNIX
6 33 (20.12%) SQL Server
7 32 (19.51%) REST
8 31 (18.90%) Spring
9 29 (17.68%) Relational Database
10 28 (17.07%) Retail
10 28 (17.07%) C#
11 27 (16.46%) .NET
11 27 (16.46%) SQL
12 25 (15.24%) XML
13 24 (14.63%) Hibernate
13 24 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
14 23 (14.02%) VMware
14 23 (14.02%) Finance
14 23 (14.02%) Agile Software Development
14 23 (14.02%) Maven
14 23 (14.02%) JMS
14 23 (14.02%) Active Directory
15 22 (13.41%) WSDL
15 22 (13.41%) Servlets
15 22 (13.41%) SOAP
15 22 (13.41%) ActiveMQ

C
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 15 (9.15%) MS Exchange
2 10 (6.10%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (4.27%) WordPress
5 6 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (3.66%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.22%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.22%) Node.js
6 2 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (1.22%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.22%) IIS
6 2 (1.22%) JBoss
7 1 (0.61%) Apache
7 1 (0.61%) SAS
7 1 (0.61%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.61%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.61%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 15 (9.15%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.88%) MS Office
3 5 (3.05%) MS Project
3 5 (3.05%) PowerPivot
4 2 (1.22%) Maya
4 2 (1.22%) 3ds Max
4 2 (1.22%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 5 (3.05%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.83%) SAP FI
2 3 (1.83%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (1.83%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.22%) Maximo
3 2 (1.22%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.66%) Mimecast
2 5 (3.05%) Office 365
3 4 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.37%) DHCP
1 17 (10.37%) DNS
2 16 (9.76%) VLAN
3 14 (8.54%) WAN
3 14 (8.54%) LAN
4 7 (4.27%) iSCSI
4 7 (4.27%) MPLS
4 7 (4.27%) Wireless
4 7 (4.27%) IPsec
4 7 (4.27%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (3.66%) Firewall
5 6 (3.66%) Network Security
5 6 (3.66%) HTTP
6 5 (3.05%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.05%) VPN
7 4 (2.44%) Intranet
7 4 (2.44%) OpenVPN
8 3 (1.83%) HTTPS
9 2 (1.22%) UMTS
9 2 (1.22%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (20.12%) SQL Server
2 29 (17.68%) Relational Database
3 17 (10.37%) RDBMS
4 13 (7.93%) Big Data
5 11 (6.71%) MySQL
6 7 (4.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.66%) Hadoop
8 5 (3.05%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (3.05%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.83%) SAP BW
10 2 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.61%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.61%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.61%) HBase
11 1 (0.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (14.02%) Maven
2 9 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (4.27%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.44%) PVCS
5 3 (1.83%) LoadRunner
6 2 (1.22%) ProC
6 2 (1.22%) ClearCase
6 2 (1.22%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.61%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.61%) Selenium
7 1 (0.61%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.61%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 28 (17.07%) Retail
2 23 (14.02%) Finance
3 9 (5.49%) Electronics
4 7 (4.27%) Banking
5 5 (3.05%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.05%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.83%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.83%) Marketing
6 3 (1.83%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.61%) Arabic Language
7 1 (0.61%) French Language
7 1 (0.61%) German Language
Job Titles
1 46 (28.05%) Developer
2 43 (26.22%) Software Engineer
3 14 (8.54%) Software Developer
3 14 (8.54%) Consultant
4 12 (7.32%) Architect
4 12 (7.32%) Analyst
5 8 (4.88%) Service Analyst
5 8 (4.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 8 (4.88%) PHP Developer
6 7 (4.27%) Systems Developer
6 7 (4.27%) Support Engineer
6 7 (4.27%) Senior Developer
6 7 (4.27%) Technical Architect
7 6 (3.66%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (3.66%) Administrator
7 6 (3.66%) Java Developer
8 5 (3.05%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (3.05%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (3.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (2.44%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (19.51%) REST
2 31 (18.90%) Spring
3 27 (16.46%) .NET
4 25 (15.24%) XML
5 24 (14.63%) Hibernate
6 23 (14.02%) JMS
7 22 (13.41%) Servlets
7 22 (13.41%) SOAP
7 22 (13.41%) ActiveMQ
7 22 (13.41%) WSDL
7 22 (13.41%) JSON
7 22 (13.41%) RabbitMQ
8 19 (11.59%) Java EE
8 19 (11.59%) HTML
9 13 (7.93%) CSS
10 12 (7.32%) WPF
10 12 (7.32%) jQuery
11 10 (6.10%) .NET Framework
12 9 (5.49%) Silverlight
12 9 (5.49%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (6.10%) FlexPod
4 9 (5.49%) Inversion of Control
5 7 (4.27%) Cryptography
5 7 (4.27%) PKI
5 7 (4.27%) Mathematics
6 6 (3.66%) Physics
6 6 (3.66%) Life Science
6 6 (3.66%) Replication
6 6 (3.66%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.05%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.44%) Device Driver
8 4 (2.44%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.83%) iPad
9 3 (1.83%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (1.83%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.83%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.83%) iPhone
10 2 (1.22%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 52 (31.71%) Linux
2 47 (28.66%) Windows
3 33 (20.12%) UNIX
4 16 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (4.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (4.27%) CentOS
5 7 (4.27%) Windows 7
5 7 (4.27%) Apple iOS
6 6 (3.66%) Android
7 4 (2.44%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.22%) VxWorks
8 2 (1.22%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (31.71%) Software Engineering
2 37 (22.56%) TDD
3 23 (14.02%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (12.20%) Project Management
5 18 (10.98%) E-Commerce
6 16 (9.76%) OOD
6 16 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 16 (9.76%) Logistics
6 16 (9.76%) Software Architecture
7 15 (9.15%) MVC
8 14 (8.54%) OO
9 13 (7.93%) UML
9 13 (7.93%) Scrum
10 12 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (7.32%) Change Management
10 12 (7.32%) MVVM
10 12 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (6.71%) Migration
11 11 (6.71%) Analytics
12 10 (6.10%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 79 (48.17%) C++
2 52 (31.71%) Java
3 28 (17.07%) C#
4 27 (16.46%) SQL
5 21 (12.80%) PHP
6 19 (11.59%) JavaScript
7 13 (7.93%) PowerShell
8 10 (6.10%) Scala
8 10 (6.10%) Embedded C
9 8 (4.88%) Embedded C++
9 8 (4.88%) T-SQL
10 6 (3.66%) Python
11 5 (3.05%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.44%) VB
13 3 (1.83%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.83%) ABAP
14 2 (1.22%) Golang
14 2 (1.22%) Ruby
14 2 (1.22%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 49 (29.88%) Degree
2 15 (9.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 13 (7.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (4.88%) NCDA
5 7 (4.27%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (4.27%) MCSE
5 7 (4.27%) MCSA
5 7 (4.27%) CCNA
6 6 (3.66%) MCTS
7 5 (3.05%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.83%) NCIE
8 3 (1.83%) VCAP
8 3 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.83%) ISEB
9 2 (1.22%) Sun Certification
9 2 (1.22%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.61%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.27%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.61%) SLA
2 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 23 (14.02%) Active Directory
2 22 (13.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (7.93%) vSphere
4 7 (4.27%) NFS
4 7 (4.27%) Xen
5 5 (3.05%) Firmware
6 3 (1.83%) Squid
6 3 (1.83%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (1.22%) Docker
8 1 (0.61%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (3.66%) WMI
2 5 (3.05%) WSUS
3 4 (2.44%) Puppet
4 2 (1.22%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 47 (28.66%) Microsoft
2 23 (14.02%) VMware
3 17 (10.37%) NetApp
4 16 (9.76%) Citrix
4 16 (9.76%) HP
5 15 (9.15%) Cisco
6 13 (7.93%) Oracle
7 10 (6.10%) Symantec
7 10 (6.10%) Veeam
8 6 (3.66%) WatchGuard
8 6 (3.66%) Sophos
8 6 (3.66%) Perforce
8 6 (3.66%) SAP
8 6 (3.66%) EMC
8 6 (3.66%) Apple
8 6 (3.66%) Avaya
9 4 (2.44%) Huawei
10 2 (1.22%) Kronos
10 2 (1.22%) Ericsson
11 1 (0.61%) Informatica
Manchester, Lancashire
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Excellent bonus package, share optio
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £52000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Competitive joining salary + equity + discretionary relocation
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £24000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + flexitime+more
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £25000 per annum, Benefits company benefits, subject to skill
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £16,500 - £20,000 DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, pension, healthcare, life i
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: To £50,000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + career growth, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £95000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago