The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
England / North West
Rank 112 129 145
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +16
Permanent jobs citing C 151 112 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.58% 2.00% 1.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.42% 4.06% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 81 92 101
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3420 2757 3452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 58.35% 49.34% 50.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2975 2360 3061
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing C as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

C
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C across the North West region.

C Salary Trend in the North West

C
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

C Salary Histogram in the North West

C
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +19 112 £41,250 -8.33% 14
Cheshire +10 24 £37,500 - 6
Lancashire - 13 £23,496 - 1
Merseyside -14 6 £36,250 +45.00% 5
Cumbria +1 2 £67,500 +28.57% 1
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for C.

1 118 (41.99%) Degree
2 112 (39.86%) C++
3 105 (37.37%) Agile Software Development
4 100 (35.59%) Java
5 87 (30.96%) Linux
6 84 (29.89%) Python
6 84 (29.89%) Software Engineering
7 80 (28.47%) Scrum
8 75 (26.69%) Security Cleared
9 72 (25.62%) Information Security
9 72 (25.62%) DevOps
10 68 (24.20%) DV Cleared
10 68 (24.20%) Time Management
11 64 (22.78%) C#
12 63 (22.42%) Computer Science
13 61 (21.71%) HTML
14 60 (21.35%) SQL
14 60 (21.35%) VMware
15 59 (21.00%) SDLC
16 57 (20.28%) Perl
16 57 (20.28%) VMware Infrastructure
17 51 (18.15%) MySQL
18 50 (17.79%) Microsoft
19 49 (17.44%) JavaScript
19 49 (17.44%) Military
20 47 (16.73%) MS Excel
20 47 (16.73%) MongoDB
21 46 (16.37%) Hadoop
21 46 (16.37%) Finance
21 46 (16.37%) Big Data

C
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 44 (15.66%) Apache Spark
2 36 (12.81%) Apache Pig
3 35 (12.46%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (5.34%) Apache
4 15 (5.34%) Confluence
5 13 (4.63%) IIS
6 2 (0.71%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.71%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.36%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.36%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
Applications
1 47 (16.73%) MS Excel
2 32 (11.39%) MS Office
3 5 (1.78%) SPSS
4 3 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (2.85%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (2.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.42%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.07%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.36%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.36%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (1.78%) Office 365
2 4 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.71%) GitHub
3 2 (0.71%) PaaS
4 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.41%) TCP/IP
2 14 (4.98%) HTTP
3 13 (4.63%) Intranet
4 9 (3.20%) Ethernet
4 9 (3.20%) GPRS
4 9 (3.20%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (2.14%) Internet
5 6 (2.14%) VoIP
6 5 (1.78%) Broadband
6 5 (1.78%) Wireless
7 4 (1.42%) WLAN
8 3 (1.07%) DNS
8 3 (1.07%) FTP
8 3 (1.07%) GSM
8 3 (1.07%) Modbus
8 3 (1.07%) Network Security
8 3 (1.07%) NFC
8 3 (1.07%) RS-485
8 3 (1.07%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (1.07%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (18.15%) MySQL
2 47 (16.73%) MongoDB
3 46 (16.37%) Big Data
3 46 (16.37%) Hadoop
4 36 (12.81%) Apache Hive
5 34 (12.10%) RDBMS
5 34 (12.10%) Relational Database
6 15 (5.34%) SQL Server
7 4 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.07%) GIS
8 3 (1.07%) MS Access
8 3 (1.07%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.07%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.71%) Impala
9 2 (0.71%) QlikView
9 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.71%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 45 (16.01%) JIRA
2 26 (9.25%) Git (software)
3 19 (6.76%) Cucumber
3 19 (6.76%) Selenium
4 16 (5.69%) Jenkins
4 16 (5.69%) Visual Studio
5 9 (3.20%) Subversion
6 5 (1.78%) GitLab
7 4 (1.42%) NUnit
7 4 (1.42%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (1.07%) Ant
9 2 (0.71%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.71%) Gerrit
9 2 (0.71%) Gradle
9 2 (0.71%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.36%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.36%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.36%) Xcode
10 1 (0.36%) Yeoman
General
1 49 (17.44%) Military
2 46 (16.37%) Finance
3 30 (10.68%) Electronics
4 17 (6.05%) Banking
4 17 (6.05%) Telecoms
5 15 (5.34%) Manufacturing
5 15 (5.34%) Retail
6 12 (4.27%) Marketing
7 9 (3.20%) Games
7 9 (3.20%) Legal
8 6 (2.14%) Corporate Banking
9 5 (1.78%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.07%) Aerospace
10 3 (1.07%) Avionics
11 2 (0.71%) Advertising
11 2 (0.71%) Automotive
11 2 (0.71%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.71%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.36%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 68 (24.20%) Developer
2 55 (19.57%) Software Engineer
3 28 (9.96%) Embedded Engineer
4 25 (8.90%) Software Developer
5 22 (7.83%) Analyst
5 22 (7.83%) Test Engineer
6 20 (7.12%) Java Developer
7 18 (6.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 16 (5.69%) Consultant
9 13 (4.63%) Architect
9 13 (4.63%) Data Centre Technician
9 13 (4.63%) Data Technician
9 13 (4.63%) Graduate
10 11 (3.91%) Business Analyst
10 11 (3.91%) Information Assurance Consultant
10 11 (3.91%) Junior
10 11 (3.91%) Linux Engineer
11 10 (3.56%) C Software Engineer
11 10 (3.56%) Java Software Developer
11 10 (3.56%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (21.71%) HTML
2 43 (15.30%) jQuery
3 42 (14.95%) CSS
4 40 (14.23%) .NET
5 37 (13.17%) Middleware
5 37 (13.17%) Spring
6 35 (12.46%) Hibernate
6 35 (12.46%) HTML5
6 35 (12.46%) Java EE
7 34 (12.10%) AngularJS
7 34 (12.10%) Apache Camel
8 33 (11.74%) CSS3
9 31 (11.03%) Node.js
10 13 (4.63%) LAMP
11 10 (3.56%) ASP.NET
12 8 (2.85%) WPF
13 7 (2.49%) SOAP
13 7 (2.49%) WCF
14 6 (2.14%) ASP.NET MVC
15 5 (1.78%) Spine.js
Miscellaneous
1 63 (22.42%) Computer Science
2 35 (12.46%) Mathematics
3 34 (12.10%) Visualisation
4 23 (8.19%) PKI
5 18 (6.41%) Management Information System
6 16 (5.69%) Data Centre
7 13 (4.63%) User Experience
8 10 (3.56%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (3.56%) Device Driver
9 9 (3.20%) Algorithms
10 7 (2.49%) Cryptography
11 6 (2.14%) CAN bus
11 6 (2.14%) Cyber Defence
11 6 (2.14%) Data Structures
11 6 (2.14%) Internet of Things
11 6 (2.14%) iPad
11 6 (2.14%) Mobile App
11 6 (2.14%) Telematics
12 5 (1.78%) Performance Metrics
12 5 (1.78%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 87 (30.96%) Linux
2 28 (9.96%) Windows
3 20 (7.12%) Embedded Linux
4 16 (5.69%) Android
5 12 (4.27%) CentOS
5 12 (4.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (3.91%) Apple iOS
6 11 (3.91%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 8 (2.85%) Unix
8 6 (2.14%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.71%) Nucleus RTOS
9 2 (0.71%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (0.36%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (37.37%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (29.89%) Software Engineering
3 80 (28.47%) Scrum
4 72 (25.62%) DevOps
4 72 (25.62%) Information Security
5 68 (24.20%) Time Management
6 59 (21.00%) SDLC
7 41 (14.59%) Validation
8 40 (14.23%) Analytics
9 36 (12.81%) Data Analytics
10 27 (9.61%) Continuous Integration
11 24 (8.54%) Continuous Improvement
12 22 (7.83%) Software Testing
13 21 (7.47%) ITIL
14 20 (7.12%) Mentoring
15 17 (6.05%) Information Assurance
15 17 (6.05%) Risk Management
16 16 (5.69%) Test Scripting
16 16 (5.69%) Use Case
17 15 (5.34%) Big Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 112 (39.86%) C++
2 100 (35.59%) Java
3 84 (29.89%) Python
4 64 (22.78%) C#
5 60 (21.35%) SQL
6 57 (20.28%) Perl
7 49 (17.44%) JavaScript
8 36 (12.81%) Ruby
9 31 (11.03%) PHP
10 26 (9.25%) Embedded C
11 17 (6.05%) Bash Shell
12 16 (5.69%) Embedded C++
13 14 (4.98%) PowerShell
14 12 (4.27%) VB
15 7 (2.49%) MATLAB
15 7 (2.49%) Scala
16 5 (1.78%) Go
16 5 (1.78%) R
16 5 (1.78%) T-SQL
16 5 (1.78%) VB6
Qualifications
1 118 (41.99%) Degree
2 75 (26.69%) Security Cleared
3 68 (24.20%) DV Cleared
4 12 (4.27%) SC Cleared
5 10 (3.56%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (3.56%) HNC
5 10 (3.56%) HND
6 9 (3.20%) CCNP
6 9 (3.20%) CISM
6 9 (3.20%) CISSP
7 7 (2.49%) PhD
8 5 (1.78%) DBS Check
9 4 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.71%) CESG Certified Professional
10 2 (0.71%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.71%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.36%) CIPD
11 1 (0.36%) MCSE
11 1 (0.36%) MOS
11 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.63%) SLA
2 12 (4.27%) QA
3 9 (3.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.07%) DO-178B
5 2 (0.71%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.71%) RMADS
6 1 (0.36%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 7816
System Software
1 57 (20.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (16.01%) Hyper-V
3 24 (8.54%) Firmware
4 13 (4.63%) VMware Workstation
5 6 (2.14%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.36%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.36%) HDFS
7 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (1.78%) Ansible
1 5 (1.78%) Puppet
2 1 (0.36%) Nagios
2 1 (0.36%) Oozie
2 1 (0.36%) SCCM
2 1 (0.36%) SCOM
Vendors
1 60 (21.35%) VMware
2 50 (17.79%) Microsoft
3 45 (16.01%) Oracle
4 24 (8.54%) Cisco
5 11 (3.91%) Computacenter
6 10 (3.56%) SAP
7 7 (2.49%) EMC
8 5 (1.78%) Atlassian
8 5 (1.78%) Google
8 5 (1.78%) Xamarin
9 4 (1.42%) JD Edwards
10 3 (1.07%) TOWER Software
11 2 (0.71%) Citrix
11 2 (0.71%) Cloudera
11 2 (0.71%) Hortonworks
11 2 (0.71%) Intel
11 2 (0.71%) Meraki
11 2 (0.71%) Symbian
12 1 (0.36%) Cognizant
12 1 (0.36%) HP
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Merseyside
FT Select
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 plus great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sale
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ulverston, Cumbria
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-40k Plus Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £20,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £20000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Smartsearch Recruitment
Salary: c£45-50k + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Market-leading
Posted: 11 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £20,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £75 - £80 per annum + Company Car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Mobica
Salary: 50000
Posted: 9 days ago
Oldham
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Mouchel Infrastructure Services
Salary: From £17,000 to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Liverpool
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + flexible hours
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Flexible Hours
Posted: 9 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 per annum + OTE + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago