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

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 123 80 71
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -9
Permanent jobs citing C 73 113 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.75% 3.04% 3.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.15% 5.03% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 45 80 114
Average salary £41,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.79% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
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
2315 2245 2383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.56% 60.33% 62.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1988 1978 2189
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 20 October 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 20 October 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
(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
Salford -3 3 - - 1
Altrincham - 3 £42,500 -
Bolton +10 2 £57,500 +109.09% 1
Stockport -6 1 £41,500 +27.69% 3
C
North West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 81 (47.93%) C++
2 48 (28.40%) C#
3 47 (27.81%) Linux
4 41 (24.26%) Java
4 41 (24.26%) Microsoft
5 40 (23.67%) Windows
6 39 (23.08%) SQL
7 37 (21.89%) ITIL
8 33 (19.53%) Project Management
8 33 (19.53%) Degree
9 31 (18.34%) SQL Server
10 28 (16.57%) Web Services
10 28 (16.57%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (15.98%) XML
12 26 (15.38%) Service Delivery
13 25 (14.79%) Finance
13 25 (14.79%) Stakeholder Management
13 25 (14.79%) Retail
14 24 (14.20%) MS Excel
15 22 (13.02%) Mentoring
16 21 (12.43%) Software Engineering
17 20 (11.83%) Banking
17 20 (11.83%) Analytical Skills
18 19 (11.24%) ClearCase
18 19 (11.24%) Python
19 18 (10.65%) OO
20 17 (10.06%) Office 365
21 16 (9.47%) Microsoft Azure
21 16 (9.47%) PMI
21 16 (9.47%) PMI Certification

C
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 14 (8.28%) IIS
2 6 (3.55%) Confluence
3 3 (1.78%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.78%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.18%) JBoss
4 2 (1.18%) Lync
4 2 (1.18%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.59%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.59%) SAS
5 1 (0.59%) Node.js
5 1 (0.59%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.59%) CloudStack
5 1 (0.59%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.59%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.59%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.59%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.59%) Moodle
Applications
1 24 (14.20%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.14%) MS Office
3 6 (3.55%) MS Project
4 1 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (5.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.18%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.06%) Office 365
2 16 (9.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.55%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.18%) SaaS
4 2 (1.18%) Route 53
4 2 (1.18%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.59%) PaaS
5 1 (0.59%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.73%) VPN
2 6 (3.55%) DNS
2 6 (3.55%) Internet
3 5 (2.96%) Intranet
3 5 (2.96%) DHCP
3 5 (2.96%) VLAN
4 4 (2.37%) PSTN
5 3 (1.78%) HTTP
5 3 (1.78%) AMQP
6 2 (1.18%) OpenVPN
6 2 (1.18%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (1.18%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.18%) IPsec
6 2 (1.18%) PPTP
7 1 (0.59%) Wireless
7 1 (0.59%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (18.34%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.73%) MySQL
2 8 (4.73%) Hadoop
2 8 (4.73%) Relational Database
3 7 (4.14%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.37%) Big Data
4 4 (2.37%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.78%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.18%) EDMS
7 1 (0.59%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.59%) OLAP
7 1 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (11.24%) ClearCase
2 10 (5.92%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.73%) Eclipse
4 7 (4.14%) Subversion
5 6 (3.55%) Maven
5 6 (3.55%) JIRA
5 6 (3.55%) Selenium
6 5 (2.96%) Visual Studio
7 4 (2.37%) JUnit
8 3 (1.78%) Mercurial
8 3 (1.78%) Gradle
9 2 (1.18%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.18%) Ant
9 2 (1.18%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.59%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.59%) Hudson
10 1 (0.59%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.59%) JMeter
General
1 25 (14.79%) Finance
1 25 (14.79%) Retail
2 20 (11.83%) Banking
3 13 (7.69%) Retail Banking
4 7 (4.14%) Games
5 5 (2.96%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.96%) Advertising
6 3 (1.78%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.18%) Marketing
8 1 (0.59%) German Language
8 1 (0.59%) Russian Language
8 1 (0.59%) Back Office
8 1 (0.59%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.59%) Automotive
8 1 (0.59%) Military
Job Titles
1 66 (39.05%) Developer
2 20 (11.83%) Java Developer
2 20 (11.83%) Technical Specialist
3 17 (10.06%) Software Engineer
4 16 (9.47%) C++ Developer
5 12 (7.10%) Analyst
6 10 (5.92%) Service Analyst
7 9 (5.33%) Dynamics NAV Developer
8 8 (4.73%) Senior Developer
8 8 (4.73%) Software Developer
8 8 (4.73%) C Developer
9 7 (4.14%) Scala Developer
9 7 (4.14%) Microsoft Developer
10 6 (3.55%) Linux Administrator
10 6 (3.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 6 (3.55%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (3.55%) Administrator
11 5 (2.96%) C# Developer
11 5 (2.96%) C++ Software Developer
11 5 (2.96%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (16.57%) Web Services
2 27 (15.98%) XML
3 16 (9.47%) .NET
4 15 (8.88%) XSLT
4 15 (8.88%) Middleware
5 13 (7.69%) HTML
6 8 (4.73%) OpenGL
7 7 (4.14%) CSS
8 6 (3.55%) EJB
8 6 (3.55%) JMS
8 6 (3.55%) Java EE
8 6 (3.55%) Spring
9 5 (2.96%) JSON
9 5 (2.96%) SVG
9 5 (2.96%) Hibernate
10 4 (2.37%) LAMP
10 4 (2.37%) COM
10 4 (2.37%) J2EE
10 4 (2.37%) WCF
10 4 (2.37%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.83%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.47%) PMI
2 16 (9.47%) Mathematics
3 13 (7.69%) Animation
3 13 (7.69%) Client/Server
4 10 (5.92%) Management Information System
4 10 (5.92%) 3D Graphics
4 10 (5.92%) Embedded Systems
5 9 (5.33%) iPhone
6 7 (4.14%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.96%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.96%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.37%) Mainframe
8 4 (2.37%) Open Source
9 3 (1.78%) iPad
9 3 (1.78%) Handset
10 2 (1.18%) Neural Network
10 2 (1.18%) User Experience
11 1 (0.59%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.59%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 47 (27.81%) Linux
2 40 (23.67%) Windows
3 15 (8.88%) Mac OS X
4 7 (4.14%) UNIX
5 6 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.37%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.37%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.78%) Android
8 3 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.18%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (1.18%) CentOS
9 2 (1.18%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.59%) Mac OS X Server
10 1 (0.59%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (21.89%) ITIL
2 33 (19.53%) Project Management
3 28 (16.57%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 25 (14.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (13.02%) Mentoring
7 21 (12.43%) Software Engineering
8 18 (10.65%) OO
9 16 (9.47%) SOA
9 16 (9.47%) TDD
9 16 (9.47%) CMMI
9 16 (9.47%) Risk Management
9 16 (9.47%) Business Development
10 15 (8.88%) Incident Management
11 10 (5.92%) Automated Testing
12 9 (5.33%) Change Management
13 7 (4.14%) MVC
13 7 (4.14%) Scrum
13 7 (4.14%) CAD
14 6 (3.55%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 81 (47.93%) C++
2 48 (28.40%) C#
3 41 (24.26%) Java
4 39 (23.08%) SQL
5 19 (11.24%) Python
6 11 (6.51%) JavaScript
7 9 (5.33%) PHP
8 7 (4.14%) Scala
9 5 (2.96%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.37%) Perl
10 4 (2.37%) COBOL
10 4 (2.37%) Ada
10 4 (2.37%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.37%) Lua
11 3 (1.78%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.78%) Ruby
11 3 (1.78%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.18%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.59%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.59%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 33 (19.53%) Degree
2 16 (9.47%) PMI Certification
3 7 (4.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.55%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (3.55%) MCSE
4 6 (3.55%) MCSA
4 6 (3.55%) CCNA
4 6 (3.55%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.55%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.78%) ISEB
7 1 (0.59%) MCP
7 1 (0.59%) MCSD
7 1 (0.59%) HNC
7 1 (0.59%) HND
7 1 (0.59%) MCTS
7 1 (0.59%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.78%) QA
2 2 (1.18%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.59%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (4.14%) Active Directory
1 7 (4.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.96%) vSphere
3 3 (1.78%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.78%) Xen
3 3 (1.78%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.18%) Squid
4 2 (1.18%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (3.55%) Puppet
2 4 (2.37%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.18%) SCCM
4 1 (0.59%) SCOM
4 1 (0.59%) WSUS
4 1 (0.59%) Ansible
4 1 (0.59%) Salt
4 1 (0.59%) Mesos
Vendors
1 41 (24.26%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.51%) Oracle
3 7 (4.14%) HP
3 7 (4.14%) VMware
4 6 (3.55%) Atlassian
5 5 (2.96%) Citrix
6 4 (2.37%) NEC
6 4 (2.37%) Open Text
6 4 (2.37%) Unisys
7 3 (1.78%) Perforce
7 3 (1.78%) NetApp
7 3 (1.78%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.18%) SAP
9 1 (0.59%) Google
9 1 (0.59%) Cisco
9 1 (0.59%) IBM
9 1 (0.59%) Sybase
9 1 (0.59%) Dell
9 1 (0.59%) Adobe
9 1 (0.59%) 3PAR
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + training, career growth, pension
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension + BUPA + Dental + Life Ins +
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + certifications, pension, bonuses
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Great + Career Prospects
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £18,000 - £21,000 DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + training, career growth, pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits, bonsuses, holidays
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30,000 - £38,000
Posted: 18 days ago
Stockport
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, pension, package
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Flexible Working
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £37000 - £52000 per annum + bonus, benefits, car allowance
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Merseyside
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £45,000 dependant on experience + excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Salford, Manchester
QA Apprenticeships
Salary: £12,480
Posted: 21 days ago