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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 98 109 123
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +14
Permanent jobs citing C 80 84 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.31% 2.29% 1.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.35% 4.29% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 58 72 59
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1840 1959 2254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 53.12% 53.48% 57.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1579 1705 1955
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,350 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 May 2016.

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 May 2016. 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 15 £50,000 +44.92%
Oldham - 2 £24,000 -
Altrincham +6 1 £31,500 -30.00% 1
C
North West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (47.20%) C++
2 58 (36.02%) Software Engineering
3 51 (31.68%) Java
4 45 (27.95%) Windows
5 44 (27.33%) OO
5 44 (27.33%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (24.22%) Ruby
7 38 (23.60%) C#
8 34 (21.12%) Microsoft
9 33 (20.50%) Degree
9 33 (20.50%) Enterprise Software
10 29 (18.01%) Mentoring
10 29 (18.01%) PHP
10 29 (18.01%) Scrum
11 28 (17.39%) Games
12 27 (16.77%) Python
13 26 (16.15%) Multithreading
14 24 (14.91%) Computer Science
14 24 (14.91%) .NET
14 24 (14.91%) JavaScript
15 23 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
15 23 (14.29%) Visual Studio
15 23 (14.29%) HTML
16 22 (13.66%) CSS
16 22 (13.66%) Windows XP
16 22 (13.66%) Linux
17 19 (11.80%) QA
18 18 (11.18%) Web Services
18 18 (11.18%) XML
18 18 (11.18%) SQL

C
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 12 (7.45%) Node.js
2 10 (6.21%) nginx
3 7 (4.35%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.86%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.24%) Apache
5 2 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.24%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.62%) CMS
6 1 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.62%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (8.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.24%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.24%) Fireworks
2 2 (1.24%) InDesign
2 2 (1.24%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.73%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.62%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.62%) SAP EHS
2 1 (0.62%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.62%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.62%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.59%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 6 (3.73%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.62%) GitHub
4 1 (0.62%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.59%) HTTP
2 8 (4.97%) SSL
3 7 (4.35%) LAN
3 7 (4.35%) WAN
4 6 (3.73%) Network Security
4 6 (3.73%) VPN
5 5 (3.11%) DHCP
5 5 (3.11%) DNS
5 5 (3.11%) VLAN
6 4 (2.48%) Broadband
6 4 (2.48%) Internet
6 4 (2.48%) Wireless
7 1 (0.62%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.62%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.62%) VoIP
7 1 (0.62%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.70%) NoSQL
2 13 (8.07%) MySQL
3 10 (6.21%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (5.59%) Redis
5 6 (3.73%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.48%) Big Data
6 4 (2.48%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.24%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.62%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.62%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.62%) HBase
8 1 (0.62%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.62%) MS Access
8 1 (0.62%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.62%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 23 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 9 (5.59%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.35%) Subversion
4 6 (3.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.48%) JUnit
6 3 (1.86%) Xcode
7 2 (1.24%) IntelliJ
7 2 (1.24%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.24%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.24%) Mockito
7 2 (1.24%) Robolectric
7 2 (1.24%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.62%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.62%) GitLab
8 1 (0.62%) JIRA
8 1 (0.62%) Maven
8 1 (0.62%) NUnit
8 1 (0.62%) Selenium
General
1 28 (17.39%) Games
2 12 (7.45%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.97%) Electronics
3 8 (4.97%) Finance
4 5 (3.11%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.48%) Retail
6 2 (1.24%) Advertising
6 2 (1.24%) Billing
7 1 (0.62%) Legal
7 1 (0.62%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 71 (44.10%) Developer
2 37 (22.98%) Software Engineer
3 24 (14.91%) Java Developer
3 24 (14.91%) Senior Developer
4 23 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 21 (13.04%) C++ Software Engineer
6 15 (9.32%) Games Engineer
7 12 (7.45%) C++ Developer
8 11 (6.83%) PHP Developer
8 11 (6.83%) Senior Java Developer
9 8 (4.97%) Java Software Developer
9 8 (4.97%) Senior Software Developer
10 7 (4.35%) Consultant
10 7 (4.35%) Lead Developer
11 6 (3.73%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 6 (3.73%) DevOps Engineer
11 6 (3.73%) Linux Engineer
12 5 (3.11%) .NET Developer
12 5 (3.11%) Principal Developer
12 5 (3.11%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (14.91%) .NET
2 23 (14.29%) HTML
2 23 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
3 22 (13.66%) CSS
4 18 (11.18%) Web Services
4 18 (11.18%) XML
5 14 (8.70%) CSS3
5 14 (8.70%) HTML5
5 14 (8.70%) J2EE
5 14 (8.70%) REST
5 14 (8.70%) SOAP
6 13 (8.07%) JSON
7 12 (7.45%) Spring
8 10 (6.21%) jQuery
9 9 (5.59%) AngularJS
9 9 (5.59%) EJB
9 9 (5.59%) EJB 3.0
9 9 (5.59%) RESTful
9 9 (5.59%) Spring Boot
9 9 (5.59%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 33 (20.50%) Enterprise Software
2 24 (14.91%) Computer Science
3 11 (6.83%) User Experience
4 8 (4.97%) Algorithms
5 7 (4.35%) Mathematics
6 6 (3.73%) Data Centre
6 6 (3.73%) iPad
7 5 (3.11%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.48%) Online Games
8 4 (2.48%) Physics
9 3 (1.86%) 3D Graphics
9 3 (1.86%) Animation
9 3 (1.86%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.86%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (1.86%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.86%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.24%) FlexPod
10 2 (1.24%) FMCG
10 2 (1.24%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 45 (27.95%) Windows
2 22 (13.66%) Linux
2 22 (13.66%) Windows XP
3 11 (6.83%) Unix
4 6 (3.73%) Windows Server
4 6 (3.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (3.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (3.11%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.11%) Data ONTAP
6 4 (2.48%) Android
7 3 (1.86%) Mac OS
7 3 (1.86%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.62%) AIX
9 1 (0.62%) CentOS
9 1 (0.62%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (36.02%) Software Engineering
2 44 (27.33%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (27.33%) OO
3 29 (18.01%) Mentoring
3 29 (18.01%) Scrum
4 26 (16.15%) Multithreading
5 15 (9.32%) TDD
6 13 (8.07%) Unit Testing
7 12 (7.45%) SOA
8 11 (6.83%) Project Management
8 11 (6.83%) Web Development
9 10 (6.21%) DevOps
9 10 (6.21%) ITIL
10 9 (5.59%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (5.59%) MVC
11 8 (4.97%) Migration
11 8 (4.97%) Open Source
11 8 (4.97%) Responsive Web Design
12 7 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (4.35%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (47.20%) C++
2 51 (31.68%) Java
3 39 (24.22%) Ruby
4 38 (23.60%) C#
5 29 (18.01%) PHP
6 27 (16.77%) Python
7 24 (14.91%) JavaScript
8 18 (11.18%) SQL
9 16 (9.94%) Perl
10 9 (5.59%) Go
11 7 (4.35%) Shell Script
11 7 (4.35%) VB
12 6 (3.73%) Objective-C
13 5 (3.11%) Bash Shell
13 5 (3.11%) Embedded C
13 5 (3.11%) Scala
14 3 (1.86%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.86%) VB.NET
15 2 (1.24%) Apple Swift
15 2 (1.24%) R
Qualifications
1 33 (20.50%) Degree
2 6 (3.73%) MCTS
2 6 (3.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (3.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (3.11%) CCNA
3 5 (3.11%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (3.11%) NCDA
4 4 (2.48%) MCSE
5 3 (1.86%) PhD
6 2 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.62%) CCIE
7 1 (0.62%) CCNP
7 1 (0.62%) CISA
7 1 (0.62%) CISM
7 1 (0.62%) CRISC
7 1 (0.62%) ISEB
7 1 (0.62%) NCIE
7 1 (0.62%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.62%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.80%) QA
2 6 (3.73%) SLA
3 1 (0.62%) COBIT
3 1 (0.62%) COSHH
3 1 (0.62%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (4.97%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.73%) Ceph
2 6 (3.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.11%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.24%) Firmware
5 1 (0.62%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (4.35%) Puppet
2 6 (3.73%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.86%) CFEngine
4 1 (0.62%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.62%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.62%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 34 (21.12%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.35%) Cisco
2 7 (4.35%) Citrix
3 6 (3.73%) HP
3 6 (3.73%) NetApp
3 6 (3.73%) Symantec
3 6 (3.73%) Veeam
3 6 (3.73%) VMware
4 3 (1.86%) SAP
5 2 (1.24%) Adobe
5 2 (1.24%) Apple
5 2 (1.24%) Cognizant
5 2 (1.24%) Google
5 2 (1.24%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.62%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.62%) Atmel
6 1 (0.62%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.62%) Facebook
6 1 (0.62%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.62%) Twitter
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