The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 92 71 59
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -12
Permanent jobs citing C 99 130 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.47% 3.21% 4.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.46% 5.28% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 70 105 134
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £25,400 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2220 2463 2376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.35% 60.74% 62.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1894 2191 2166
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C
North West

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 August 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 August 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
Oldham +10 2 £35,000 - 1
Salford -3 1 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Bolton -7 1 £45,000 +50.00%
Stockport -10 1 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Altrincham - 1 £42,500 - 2
C
North West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 78 (44.83%) C++
2 64 (36.78%) Linux
3 49 (28.16%) Java
4 40 (22.99%) Software Engineering
5 38 (21.84%) Windows
6 36 (20.69%) Degree
7 34 (19.54%) Microsoft
8 31 (17.82%) C#
8 31 (17.82%) SQL
9 27 (15.52%) ITIL
9 27 (15.52%) Python
9 27 (15.52%) Service Delivery
10 26 (14.94%) Project Management
11 23 (13.22%) Mac OS X
11 23 (13.22%) Finance
12 22 (12.64%) MS Excel
12 22 (12.64%) Perl
13 21 (12.07%) PHP
13 21 (12.07%) JavaScript
13 21 (12.07%) OO
14 20 (11.49%) Web Services
14 20 (11.49%) XML
14 20 (11.49%) Banking
14 20 (11.49%) Retail
14 20 (11.49%) Animation
15 18 (10.34%) UNIX
16 17 (9.77%) TDD
16 17 (9.77%) 3D Graphics
17 16 (9.20%) SQL Server
17 16 (9.20%) .NET

C
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 6 (3.45%) Confluence
2 5 (2.87%) IIS
3 2 (1.15%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.57%) SAS
4 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.57%) nginx
4 1 (0.57%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (12.64%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.02%) MS Office
3 2 (1.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (5.75%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (6.90%) Office 365
2 7 (4.02%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.72%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (1.15%) Route 53
4 2 (1.15%) SaaS
5 1 (0.57%) PaaS
5 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.57%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.60%) VPN
2 6 (3.45%) Internet
3 5 (2.87%) DHCP
3 5 (2.87%) DNS
4 4 (2.30%) HTTP
4 4 (2.30%) PSTN
4 4 (2.30%) VLAN
5 3 (1.72%) AMQP
5 3 (1.72%) iSCSI
5 3 (1.72%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (1.15%) OpenVPN
6 2 (1.15%) PPTP
6 2 (1.15%) CTI
6 2 (1.15%) IPsec
7 1 (0.57%) Wireless
7 1 (0.57%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.57%) VoIP
7 1 (0.57%) IPv4
7 1 (0.57%) IPv6
7 1 (0.57%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.20%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.47%) MySQL
3 7 (4.02%) Hadoop
3 7 (4.02%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.45%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.30%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.30%) Big Data
5 4 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.57%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.57%) EDMS
8 1 (0.57%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.57%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 11 (6.32%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.17%) Subversion
2 9 (5.17%) ClearCase
3 7 (4.02%) Eclipse
4 6 (3.45%) JIRA
5 4 (2.30%) Mercurial
6 3 (1.72%) Maven
6 3 (1.72%) JUnit
6 3 (1.72%) Gradle
7 2 (1.15%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.15%) PHPUnit
7 2 (1.15%) Selenium
7 2 (1.15%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.57%) NUnit
8 1 (0.57%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.57%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.57%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.57%) Moq
General
1 23 (13.22%) Finance
2 20 (11.49%) Banking
2 20 (11.49%) Retail
3 14 (8.05%) Games
4 8 (4.60%) Advertising
5 5 (2.87%) Retail Banking
5 5 (2.87%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.30%) Marketing
7 3 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.15%) Legal
9 1 (0.57%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.57%) Publishing
9 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.57%) Electronics
9 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.57%) Military
9 1 (0.57%) German Language
9 1 (0.57%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 69 (39.66%) Developer
2 32 (18.39%) Software Engineer
3 17 (9.77%) Java Developer
4 15 (8.62%) Analyst
5 12 (6.90%) Software Developer
5 12 (6.90%) Service Analyst
6 9 (5.17%) Dynamics NAV Developer
7 8 (4.60%) Technical Specialist
7 8 (4.60%) Perl Developer
8 7 (4.02%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 7 (4.02%) Linux Administrator
8 7 (4.02%) Administrator
8 7 (4.02%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (4.02%) C++ Software Engineer
8 7 (4.02%) Scala Developer
9 6 (3.45%) Senior Developer
9 6 (3.45%) Microsoft Developer
10 5 (2.87%) Development Specialist
10 5 (2.87%) C++ Developer
10 5 (2.87%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.49%) Web Services
1 20 (11.49%) XML
2 16 (9.20%) .NET
3 15 (8.62%) HTML
4 13 (7.47%) CSS
5 10 (5.75%) LAMP
6 9 (5.17%) J2EE
7 8 (4.60%) OpenGL
7 8 (4.60%) Ajax
8 6 (3.45%) Java EE
8 6 (3.45%) JSON
8 6 (3.45%) EJB
8 6 (3.45%) Middleware
9 5 (2.87%) SVG
9 5 (2.87%) XSLT
9 5 (2.87%) WCF
10 4 (2.30%) COM
10 4 (2.30%) JMS
11 3 (1.72%) Spring
11 3 (1.72%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.49%) Animation
2 17 (9.77%) 3D Graphics
3 14 (8.05%) Mathematics
4 12 (6.90%) PMI
5 11 (6.32%) Computer Science
6 9 (5.17%) iPhone
7 7 (4.02%) Mobile App
8 6 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
8 6 (3.45%) Management Information System
9 5 (2.87%) Client/Server
10 4 (2.30%) Mainframe
10 4 (2.30%) IVR
11 3 (1.72%) Handset
11 3 (1.72%) Open Source
11 3 (1.72%) iPad
12 2 (1.15%) New Media
12 2 (1.15%) Human Factors
12 2 (1.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 2 (1.15%) Streaming Media
12 2 (1.15%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 64 (36.78%) Linux
2 38 (21.84%) Windows
3 23 (13.22%) Mac OS X
4 18 (10.34%) UNIX
5 10 (5.75%) Apple iOS
6 9 (5.17%) Android
7 5 (2.87%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (2.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.72%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.15%) CentOS
10 2 (1.15%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.57%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.57%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (22.99%) Software Engineering
2 27 (15.52%) ITIL
2 27 (15.52%) Service Delivery
3 26 (14.94%) Project Management
4 21 (12.07%) OO
5 17 (9.77%) TDD
6 15 (8.62%) E-Commerce
7 14 (8.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (7.47%) Time Management
9 12 (6.90%) Risk Management
9 12 (6.90%) CMMI
9 12 (6.90%) Business Development
9 12 (6.90%) 3D Modelling
10 9 (5.17%) Pair Programming
11 8 (4.60%) Scrum
11 8 (4.60%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (4.02%) Penetration Testing
12 7 (4.02%) Problem Management
12 7 (4.02%) Waterfall
13 6 (3.45%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 78 (44.83%) C++
2 49 (28.16%) Java
3 31 (17.82%) C#
3 31 (17.82%) SQL
4 27 (15.52%) Python
5 22 (12.64%) Perl
6 21 (12.07%) PHP
6 21 (12.07%) JavaScript
7 7 (4.02%) Scala
8 6 (3.45%) Lua
8 6 (3.45%) T-SQL
8 6 (3.45%) Objective-C
9 5 (2.87%) Delphi
10 4 (2.30%) COBOL
10 4 (2.30%) Ada
10 4 (2.30%) Ruby
11 3 (1.72%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.72%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.57%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 36 (20.69%) Degree
2 12 (6.90%) PMI Certification
3 8 (4.60%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.60%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (2.87%) CCNA
5 5 (2.87%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.87%) MCSE
5 5 (2.87%) MCSA
6 2 (1.15%) APMP
7 1 (0.57%) MCITP
7 1 (0.57%) MCTS
7 1 (0.57%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.45%) QA
2 2 (1.15%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.45%) vSphere
1 6 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.87%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.72%) Xen
3 3 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.15%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.15%) NFS
4 2 (1.15%) Squid
5 1 (0.57%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (2.30%) Puppet
2 2 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.57%) SCCM
3 1 (0.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (19.54%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.17%) VMware
3 7 (4.02%) Oracle
4 6 (3.45%) Atlassian
4 6 (3.45%) Citrix
4 6 (3.45%) HP
5 4 (2.30%) Unisys
5 4 (2.30%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.30%) Open Text
5 4 (2.30%) NEC
6 3 (1.72%) NetApp
7 2 (1.15%) Lotus
7 2 (1.15%) Perforce
8 1 (0.57%) Symantec
8 1 (0.57%) CommVault
8 1 (0.57%) Avaya
8 1 (0.57%) EMC
8 1 (0.57%) JBoss
8 1 (0.57%) SAP
8 1 (0.57%) 3PAR
Oldham, Lancashire
SG Gaming
Salary: Plus benefits and bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum to £45,000 dep on experience + excel
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Merseyside
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £45,000 dep on experience + excellent bonus & bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £43000 - £47000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Microsoft
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £80,000 to £125,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Stockport
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Mason Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Flexitime
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £130000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bens.
Posted: 22 days ago