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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 113 136 135
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -1
Permanent jobs citing C 120 133 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.13% 2.07% 2.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.13% 3.96% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 90 115 100
Median salary £47,500 £42,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +22.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,700 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C
England

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
2906 3357 4025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 51.58% 52.30% 56.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2482 2835 3438
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%

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 3 May 2016.

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 3 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +12 80 £50,000 +25.00% 13
Cheshire +8 16 £40,000 -15.78% 3
Merseyside +18 13 £38,500 +2.66% 11
Lancashire +7 9 £26,000 -42.22% 7
Cumbria +7 1 £16,500 -67.00%
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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.

1 114 (44.88%) C++
2 81 (31.89%) Software Engineering
3 78 (30.71%) Degree
4 67 (26.38%) Java
4 67 (26.38%) OO
5 66 (25.98%) Agile Software Development
6 65 (25.59%) Windows
7 60 (23.62%) Linux
8 59 (23.23%) C#
8 59 (23.23%) Microsoft
9 45 (17.72%) Scrum
10 42 (16.54%) Analytical Skills
11 40 (15.75%) JavaScript
11 40 (15.75%) PHP
12 39 (15.35%) Ruby
13 37 (14.57%) Visual Studio
13 37 (14.57%) CSS
14 36 (14.17%) HTML
15 35 (13.78%) SQL Server
15 35 (13.78%) Enterprise Software
16 34 (13.39%) .NET
17 32 (12.60%) Embedded C
17 32 (12.60%) Finance
17 32 (12.60%) Multithreading
18 31 (12.20%) ITIL
19 30 (11.81%) Python
20 29 (11.42%) Web Services
20 29 (11.42%) Mentoring
21 28 (11.02%) Electronics
21 28 (11.02%) Games

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 16 (6.30%) Node.js
2 10 (3.94%) nginx
3 7 (2.76%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.18%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.79%) Apache
5 2 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.79%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.79%) WordPress
6 1 (0.39%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (0.39%) CMS
6 1 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.39%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (8.66%) MS Office
2 15 (5.91%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.57%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.79%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.79%) InDesign
5 1 (0.39%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (2.36%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.39%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.39%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.39%) SAP EHS
2 1 (0.39%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.39%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 6 (2.36%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.57%) SaaS
4 2 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.39%) GitHub
5 1 (0.39%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.54%) HTTP
2 8 (3.15%) SSL
3 7 (2.76%) LAN
3 7 (2.76%) WAN
3 7 (2.76%) Wireless
4 6 (2.36%) Internet
4 6 (2.36%) Network Security
4 6 (2.36%) VPN
5 5 (1.97%) DHCP
5 5 (1.97%) DNS
5 5 (1.97%) VLAN
6 4 (1.57%) Broadband
7 3 (1.18%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.79%) 802.11
8 2 (0.79%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.39%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.39%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.39%) VoIP
9 1 (0.39%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (13.78%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.69%) MySQL
3 16 (6.30%) NoSQL
3 16 (6.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (3.94%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (3.54%) Redis
6 8 (3.15%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.76%) RDBMS
7 7 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.36%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.97%) Big Data
9 5 (1.97%) DB2
10 3 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.39%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.39%) HBase
12 1 (0.39%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.39%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 37 (14.57%) Visual Studio
2 16 (6.30%) Git (software)
3 10 (3.94%) Subversion
4 6 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.97%) Maven
5 5 (1.97%) Xcode
6 4 (1.57%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.57%) JUnit
7 2 (0.79%) IntelliJ
7 2 (0.79%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.79%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.79%) Mockito
7 2 (0.79%) Robolectric
7 2 (0.79%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.39%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.39%) GitLab
8 1 (0.39%) JIRA
8 1 (0.39%) NUnit
8 1 (0.39%) Selenium
General
1 32 (12.60%) Finance
2 28 (11.02%) Electronics
2 28 (11.02%) Games
3 18 (7.09%) Banking
4 15 (5.91%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.15%) Billing
6 6 (2.36%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.57%) Retail
8 3 (1.18%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.79%) Advertising
10 1 (0.39%) Legal
10 1 (0.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 99 (38.98%) Developer
2 57 (22.44%) Software Engineer
3 37 (14.57%) C++ Software Engineer
3 37 (14.57%) Software Developer
4 30 (11.81%) Java Developer
5 24 (9.45%) Analyst
5 24 (9.45%) Senior Developer
6 16 (6.30%) Applications Support
6 16 (6.30%) Applications Support Analyst
6 16 (6.30%) C Software Engineer
6 16 (6.30%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 16 (6.30%) Support Analyst
7 15 (5.91%) C++ Developer
7 15 (5.91%) Games Engineer
8 13 (5.12%) Embedded Engineer
9 12 (4.72%) Java Software Developer
10 11 (4.33%) PHP Developer
10 11 (4.33%) Senior Java Developer
11 10 (3.94%) Linux Engineer
12 9 (3.54%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (14.57%) CSS
2 36 (14.17%) HTML
3 34 (13.39%) .NET
4 29 (11.42%) Web Services
5 23 (9.06%) Ruby on Rails
5 23 (9.06%) XML
6 22 (8.66%) REST
7 20 (7.87%) J2EE
8 19 (7.48%) JSON
9 17 (6.69%) SOAP
10 16 (6.30%) jQuery
11 15 (5.91%) Servlets
12 14 (5.51%) CSS3
12 14 (5.51%) EJB
12 14 (5.51%) HTML5
12 14 (5.51%) JSP
13 13 (5.12%) Spring
14 11 (4.33%) RESTful
15 10 (3.94%) Java EE
16 9 (3.54%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 42 (16.54%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (13.78%) Enterprise Software
3 26 (10.24%) Computer Science
4 24 (9.45%) Mathematics
5 20 (7.87%) Embedded Systems
6 16 (6.30%) Credit Risk
6 16 (6.30%) SWIFT
7 15 (5.91%) User Experience
8 13 (5.12%) Management Information System
9 8 (3.15%) Algorithms
9 8 (3.15%) iPad
9 8 (3.15%) Mobile App
10 6 (2.36%) Data Centre
11 5 (1.97%) Smart Meter
12 4 (1.57%) Device Driver
12 4 (1.57%) Online Games
12 4 (1.57%) Physics
13 3 (1.18%) 3D Graphics
13 3 (1.18%) Data Structures
13 3 (1.18%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 65 (25.59%) Windows
2 60 (23.62%) Linux
3 24 (9.45%) Embedded Linux
4 22 (8.66%) Windows XP
5 15 (5.91%) Windows CE
6 13 (5.12%) Unix
7 7 (2.76%) Android
7 7 (2.76%) Apple iOS
8 6 (2.36%) Windows Server
8 6 (2.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.97%) Data ONTAP
9 5 (1.97%) Mac OS X
9 5 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.57%) CentOS
11 3 (1.18%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.18%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.79%) OpenWrt
13 1 (0.39%) AIX
13 1 (0.39%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (31.89%) Software Engineering
2 67 (26.38%) OO
3 66 (25.98%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (17.72%) Scrum
5 32 (12.60%) Multithreading
6 31 (12.20%) ITIL
7 29 (11.42%) Mentoring
8 24 (9.45%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (9.06%) Service Delivery
10 20 (7.87%) TDD
11 19 (7.48%) Change Management
11 19 (7.48%) OOD
11 19 (7.48%) Web Development
12 18 (7.09%) Wealth Management
13 17 (6.69%) Data Analysis
13 17 (6.69%) Embedded Software Development
14 16 (6.30%) Time Management
14 16 (6.30%) User Acceptance Testing
15 15 (5.91%) Project Management
15 15 (5.91%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 114 (44.88%) C++
2 67 (26.38%) Java
3 59 (23.23%) C#
4 40 (15.75%) JavaScript
4 40 (15.75%) PHP
5 39 (15.35%) Ruby
6 32 (12.60%) Embedded C
7 30 (11.81%) Python
8 26 (10.24%) SQL
9 17 (6.69%) Perl
10 12 (4.72%) VB
11 10 (3.94%) Bash Shell
11 10 (3.94%) Go
11 10 (3.94%) Shell Script
12 8 (3.15%) Embedded C++
12 8 (3.15%) Objective-C
13 5 (1.97%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.97%) Scala
13 5 (1.97%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.18%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 78 (30.71%) Degree
2 16 (6.30%) ISTQB
2 16 (6.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 14 (5.51%) HNC
3 14 (5.51%) HND
4 6 (2.36%) MCTS
4 6 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (2.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (1.97%) CCNA
5 5 (1.97%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.97%) NCDA
5 5 (1.97%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.97%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.57%) MCSE
7 3 (1.18%) PhD
8 2 (0.79%) CISA
8 2 (0.79%) CISM
8 2 (0.79%) CRISC
8 2 (0.79%) ISEB
8 2 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.06%) SLA
2 21 (8.27%) QA
3 15 (5.91%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.79%) COBIT
4 2 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.39%) COSHH
System Software
1 9 (3.54%) Firmware
2 8 (3.15%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.36%) Ceph
3 6 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.97%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.39%) Docker
5 1 (0.39%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (2.76%) Puppet
2 6 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.18%) CFEngine
4 1 (0.39%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.39%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.39%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 59 (23.23%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.30%) Bloomberg
2 16 (6.30%) Reuters
3 7 (2.76%) Cisco
3 7 (2.76%) Citrix
3 7 (2.76%) IBM
3 7 (2.76%) Oracle
4 6 (2.36%) HP
4 6 (2.36%) NetApp
4 6 (2.36%) Symantec
4 6 (2.36%) Veeam
4 6 (2.36%) VMware
5 4 (1.57%) Apple
5 4 (1.57%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.57%) SAP
6 2 (0.79%) Adobe
6 2 (0.79%) Cognizant
6 2 (0.79%) Google
6 2 (0.79%) Twitter
7 1 (0.39%) NetSuite
Oldham
Computer Futures
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £39999 - £60000 per annum + home working
Posted: 19 hours ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus/oncall
Posted: 19 hours ago
Chadderton, Lancashire
SG Gaming
Salary: £Excellent Base + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £43,000 per annum Salary DOE, Pension, Health, Life In
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + (OTE £70,000+)
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Recann
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Excellent Base Salary (DOE) plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
ARM Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Bonus, RSU, Pension, Medical, Travel, Health & Life Insura
Posted: 8 days ago
Greater Manchester
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Wilmslow
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Perks
Posted: 14 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits, car allowance
Posted: 22 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Crewe
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Bolton
Computer Futures
Salary: £43000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £60 - £88 per annum + 15% OTE, +pension +car
Posted: 27 days ago
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago