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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 112 135 71
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -64
Permanent jobs citing C 154 108 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.23% 1.62% 3.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.45% 2.76% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 135 75 221
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
3458 3910 4526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 50.17% 58.59% 60.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3016 3392 3973
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
Manchester +31 109 £40,000 +0.31% 52
Cheshire +3 30 £45,000 -1.63% 10
Merseyside +12 7 £23,000 -42.50% 3
Lancashire +3 4 £33,750 -20.58% 8
Cumbria - 2 £39,000 -
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 140 (52.04%) C++
2 91 (33.83%) Java
3 87 (32.34%) Windows
4 81 (30.11%) Degree
5 69 (25.65%) C#
6 65 (24.16%) Agile Software Development
7 62 (23.05%) Linux
8 61 (22.68%) Microsoft
9 52 (19.33%) Software Engineering
10 47 (17.47%) SQL
11 46 (17.10%) HTML
12 43 (15.99%) XML
13 42 (15.61%) Finance
14 41 (15.24%) .NET
15 39 (14.50%) Project Management
16 36 (13.38%) OO
16 36 (13.38%) UNIX
17 35 (13.01%) SQL Server
18 32 (11.90%) Retail
18 32 (11.90%) Apple iOS
19 30 (11.15%) Android
19 30 (11.15%) JavaScript
20 29 (10.78%) TDD
21 27 (10.04%) CSS
21 27 (10.04%) VMware
22 26 (9.67%) Active Directory
22 26 (9.67%) JSON
23 25 (9.29%) VMware Infrastructure
24 24 (8.92%) Spring
24 24 (8.92%) OOD

C
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 17 (6.32%) MS Exchange
2 13 (4.83%) IIS
3 12 (4.46%) SharePoint
4 10 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (2.23%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (1.86%) WordPress
8 4 (1.49%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.49%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.12%) JBoss
9 3 (1.12%) SAS
9 3 (1.12%) Apache Pig
9 3 (1.12%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.74%) Lync
10 2 (0.74%) Node.js
10 2 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.74%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.37%) Moodle
11 1 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 24 (8.92%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.46%) MS Office
3 11 (4.09%) MS Project
4 5 (1.86%) PowerPivot
5 2 (0.74%) Maya
5 2 (0.74%) 3ds Max
5 2 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.74%) CINEMA 4D
6 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.37%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 7 (2.60%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.12%) SAP FI
2 3 (1.12%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (1.12%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.74%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.74%) Maximo
3 2 (0.74%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.23%) Office 365
3 5 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.37%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.55%) TCP/IP
2 18 (6.69%) DNS
3 17 (6.32%) DHCP
3 17 (6.32%) VLAN
4 15 (5.58%) WAN
5 14 (5.20%) LAN
6 13 (4.83%) HTTP
7 12 (4.46%) HTTPS
8 7 (2.60%) Intranet
8 7 (2.60%) iSCSI
8 7 (2.60%) Fibre Channel
8 7 (2.60%) MPLS
8 7 (2.60%) IPsec
9 6 (2.23%) Firewall
9 6 (2.23%) Wireless
9 6 (2.23%) Network Security
10 5 (1.86%) VPN
11 4 (1.49%) OpenVPN
12 3 (1.12%) Ethernet
13 2 (0.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (13.01%) SQL Server
2 24 (8.92%) Relational Database
3 14 (5.20%) Big Data
4 12 (4.46%) RDBMS
5 11 (4.09%) MySQL
6 8 (2.97%) Hadoop
7 7 (2.60%) NoSQL
8 6 (2.23%) SQLite
9 5 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.86%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (1.49%) VLDB
11 3 (1.12%) SAP BW
11 3 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.12%) HBase
11 3 (1.12%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.74%) Impala
13 1 (0.37%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.37%) Riak
13 1 (0.37%) Informix
Development Applications
1 20 (7.43%) Visual Studio
2 19 (7.06%) Maven
3 13 (4.83%) Subversion
4 11 (4.09%) Git (software)
5 10 (3.72%) JUnit
6 7 (2.60%) ClearCase
7 6 (2.23%) Eclipse
8 5 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.49%) Selenium
9 4 (1.49%) PVCS
10 2 (0.74%) Ant
10 2 (0.74%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (0.74%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.37%) CodeWarrior
11 1 (0.37%) ProC
11 1 (0.37%) JMeter
11 1 (0.37%) NetBeans
11 1 (0.37%) JIRA
11 1 (0.37%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.37%) Hudson
General
1 42 (15.61%) Finance
2 32 (11.90%) Retail
3 17 (6.32%) Banking
4 15 (5.58%) Electronics
5 9 (3.35%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.35%) Retail Banking
6 6 (2.23%) Marketing
7 5 (1.86%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.74%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.74%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.74%) Billing
10 1 (0.37%) Arabic Language
10 1 (0.37%) French Language
10 1 (0.37%) German Language
10 1 (0.37%) Back Office
10 1 (0.37%) Games
10 1 (0.37%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 89 (33.09%) Developer
2 40 (14.87%) Software Engineer
3 21 (7.81%) Software Developer
4 18 (6.69%) Java Developer
5 17 (6.32%) Analyst
6 16 (5.95%) C++ Developer
7 15 (5.58%) Senior Developer
8 14 (5.20%) Project Manager
8 14 (5.20%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 13 (4.83%) Tester
9 13 (4.83%) Consultant
10 12 (4.46%) Architect
10 12 (4.46%) C Developer
11 10 (3.72%) Applications Developer
11 10 (3.72%) Technical Specialist
12 9 (3.35%) Java Applications Developer
13 8 (2.97%) iOS Developer
13 8 (2.97%) PHP Developer
13 8 (2.97%) Service Analyst
13 8 (2.97%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (17.10%) HTML
2 43 (15.99%) XML
3 41 (15.24%) .NET
4 27 (10.04%) CSS
5 26 (9.67%) JSON
6 24 (8.92%) Spring
7 22 (8.18%) REST
8 19 (7.06%) JMS
8 19 (7.06%) WSDL
8 19 (7.06%) Hibernate
8 19 (7.06%) SOAP
9 18 (6.69%) Web Services
10 17 (6.32%) Servlets
10 17 (6.32%) ActiveMQ
10 17 (6.32%) .NET Framework
10 17 (6.32%) RabbitMQ
11 15 (5.58%) ASP.NET
12 14 (5.20%) Java EE
13 12 (4.46%) Silverlight
14 11 (4.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.92%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.32%) Mobile App
3 16 (5.95%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (4.46%) Mathematics
5 11 (4.09%) Cryptography
5 11 (4.09%) FlexPod
6 10 (3.72%) Embedded Systems
6 10 (3.72%) Computer Science
7 9 (3.35%) Life Science
8 8 (2.97%) Management Information System
9 7 (2.60%) PKI
9 7 (2.60%) iPhone
9 7 (2.60%) iPad
10 6 (2.23%) Client/Server
10 6 (2.23%) Replication
11 5 (1.86%) Inversion of Control
12 4 (1.49%) Data Integration
12 4 (1.49%) Algorithms
12 4 (1.49%) Device Driver
12 4 (1.49%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 87 (32.34%) Windows
2 62 (23.05%) Linux
3 36 (13.38%) UNIX
4 32 (11.90%) Apple iOS
5 30 (11.15%) Android
6 17 (6.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (5.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (5.20%) Mac OS X
9 10 (3.72%) Windows 7
10 8 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (2.60%) CentOS
12 4 (1.49%) Windows CE
13 3 (1.12%) Embedded Linux
13 3 (1.12%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.74%) VxWorks
15 1 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (24.16%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (19.33%) Software Engineering
3 39 (14.50%) Project Management
4 36 (13.38%) OO
5 29 (10.78%) TDD
6 24 (8.92%) OOD
7 22 (8.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (6.32%) E-Commerce
9 16 (5.95%) Scrum
9 16 (5.95%) Disaster Recovery
9 16 (5.95%) Multithreading
10 15 (5.58%) Automated Testing
10 15 (5.58%) UML
11 14 (5.20%) OOP
11 14 (5.20%) MVC
11 14 (5.20%) Migration
11 14 (5.20%) Line Management
12 13 (4.83%) Change Management
12 13 (4.83%) SOA
13 12 (4.46%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 140 (52.04%) C++
2 91 (33.83%) Java
3 69 (25.65%) C#
4 47 (17.47%) SQL
5 30 (11.15%) JavaScript
6 22 (8.18%) PHP
7 14 (5.20%) VB
7 14 (5.20%) Embedded C
8 13 (4.83%) PowerShell
9 12 (4.46%) Objective-C
9 12 (4.46%) Embedded C++
10 10 (3.72%) Python
11 8 (2.97%) Scala
12 7 (2.60%) Bash Shell
12 7 (2.60%) VB.NET
12 7 (2.60%) Assembly Language
12 7 (2.60%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.49%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.12%) ABAP
14 3 (1.12%) Lua
Qualifications
1 81 (30.11%) Degree
2 16 (5.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 15 (5.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (3.35%) NCDA
5 8 (2.97%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (2.97%) MCSE
5 8 (2.97%) MCSA
5 8 (2.97%) CCNA
6 7 (2.60%) MCTS
7 6 (2.23%) Security Cleared
7 6 (2.23%) VCP4
8 5 (1.86%) HND
9 4 (1.49%) HNC
9 4 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (1.49%) NCIE
10 3 (1.12%) VCAP
10 3 (1.12%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.12%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.12%) ISEB
11 2 (0.74%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.09%) PCI DSS
2 10 (3.72%) QA
3 4 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.49%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (9.67%) Active Directory
2 25 (9.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (4.83%) vSphere
4 8 (2.97%) Firmware
5 7 (2.60%) Xen
5 7 (2.60%) NFS
6 5 (1.86%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.12%) HDFS
7 3 (1.12%) Squid
8 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (2.23%) WSUS
1 6 (2.23%) WMI
2 5 (1.86%) Puppet
3 4 (1.49%) SCCM
4 3 (1.12%) SCOM
5 2 (0.74%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.74%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (0.74%) Nagios
5 2 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.74%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.37%) Ansible
6 1 (0.37%) Salt
6 1 (0.37%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.37%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (0.37%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 61 (22.68%) Microsoft
2 27 (10.04%) VMware
3 19 (7.06%) NetApp
4 18 (6.69%) HP
4 18 (6.69%) Citrix
5 17 (6.32%) Cisco
5 17 (6.32%) Oracle
6 12 (4.46%) Symantec
7 11 (4.09%) Apple
7 11 (4.09%) Veeam
8 8 (2.97%) EMC
9 7 (2.60%) SAP
9 7 (2.60%) Sophos
10 6 (2.23%) Avaya
10 6 (2.23%) WatchGuard
11 4 (1.49%) Perforce
12 3 (1.12%) Ab Initio
12 3 (1.12%) Teradata
12 3 (1.12%) Informatica
12 3 (1.12%) Cognos
Manchester, Lancashire
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Excellent bonus package, share optio
Posted: 16 hours ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25 – 30K dependant on experience
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 per annum + IT
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Hopewiser Ltd
Salary: negotiable dependent upon experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
QA Limited
Salary: £150.00 per week
Posted: 7 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
QA Limited
Salary: £150.00 per week
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
QA Limited
Salary: £120.00 per week
Posted: 7 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
QA Limited
Salary: £192.00 per week
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
QA Limited
Salary: £150.00 per week
Posted: 7 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
QA Limited
Salary: £120.00 per week
Posted: 7 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
QA Limited
Salary: £150.00 per week
Posted: 7 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
QA Limited
Salary: £187.50 per week
Posted: 7 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
QA Limited
Salary: £150.00 per week
Posted: 7 days ago