The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for C skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
North West / Manchester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 129 110
Rank change year-on-year +21 -19  
Permanent jobs citing C 117 52 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.78% 1.48% 2.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.53% 2.63% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 85 37 67
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £26,900 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £66,000 £58,800
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  

C is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2580 1977 1731
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 61.27% 56.42% 52.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2265 1730 1513
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing C as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C in Manchester

C
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C in Manchester.

Salary trend for C in Manchester

C
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in Manchester over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C in Manchester

C
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Stockport -11 6 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Cheadle - 4 £34,000 -
Altrincham -4 3 £47,500 +28.37%
Salford - 2 £45,000 -
C
North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for C.

1 163 (64.17%) C++
2 134 (52.76%) Linux
3 127 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 121 (47.64%) Degree
5 105 (41.34%) Agile Software Development
6 101 (39.76%) Java
7 84 (33.07%) Scrum
8 81 (31.89%) SQL
9 77 (30.31%) HTML
10 76 (29.92%) .NET
11 75 (29.53%) Python
12 67 (26.38%) C#
13 64 (25.20%) Visual Studio
14 63 (24.80%) Embedded C
15 60 (23.62%) PHP
16 58 (22.83%) MySQL
16 58 (22.83%) TDD
17 53 (20.87%) Git (software)
18 50 (19.69%) OO
19 45 (17.72%) Electronics
19 45 (17.72%) Validation
19 45 (17.72%) Test Automation
20 44 (17.32%) Windows
20 44 (17.32%) Microsoft
21 43 (16.93%) Computer Science
21 43 (16.93%) Relational Database
22 42 (16.54%) DevOps
22 42 (16.54%) TCP/IP
23 41 (16.14%) Open Source
24 40 (15.75%) Firmware

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 34 (13.39%) Apache Spark
2 19 (7.48%) Apache Pig
2 19 (7.48%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (5.51%) Confluence
4 8 (3.15%) Apache
5 4 (1.57%) CMS
6 3 (1.18%) nginx
6 3 (1.18%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (1.97%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.79%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (3.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (2.36%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.33%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.54%) Google Cloud Platform
2 9 (3.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.15%) GitHub
4 4 (1.57%) Office 365
5 3 (1.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.39%) Route 53
6 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (16.54%) TCP/IP
2 23 (9.06%) Ethernet
3 21 (8.27%) RS-232
4 8 (3.15%) Firewall
5 7 (2.76%) IPsec
5 7 (2.76%) VPN
6 6 (2.36%) BGP
6 6 (2.36%) Broadband
6 6 (2.36%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (2.36%) HSRP
6 6 (2.36%) IPv4
6 6 (2.36%) IPv6
6 6 (2.36%) Junos
6 6 (2.36%) L2TP
6 6 (2.36%) LAN
6 6 (2.36%) MPLS
6 6 (2.36%) Multicast
6 6 (2.36%) OSPF
6 6 (2.36%) RSVP
6 6 (2.36%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (22.83%) MySQL
2 43 (16.93%) Relational Database
3 36 (14.17%) RDBMS
4 32 (12.60%) Big Data
4 32 (12.60%) Hadoop
5 30 (11.81%) SQL Server
6 22 (8.66%) MongoDB
7 21 (8.27%) NoSQL
8 20 (7.87%) Apache Hive
9 17 (6.69%) SQL Server 2012
9 17 (6.69%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (1.57%) Apache Accumulo
10 4 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.18%) CouchDB
11 3 (1.18%) DB2
11 3 (1.18%) Redis
12 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.39%) HBase
13 1 (0.39%) Impala
13 1 (0.39%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 64 (25.20%) Visual Studio
2 53 (20.87%) Git (software)
3 26 (10.24%) JIRA
4 23 (9.06%) Subversion
5 22 (8.66%) Jenkins
6 21 (8.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 17 (6.69%) Microsoft Blend
7 17 (6.69%) MSI
7 17 (6.69%) MSTest
7 17 (6.69%) NuGet
7 17 (6.69%) NUnit
7 17 (6.69%) WiX
8 14 (5.51%) Selenium
9 13 (5.12%) Bitbucket
9 13 (5.12%) Cucumber
10 11 (4.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (3.15%) EasyMock
11 8 (3.15%) JUnit
12 5 (1.97%) ClearCase
13 3 (1.18%) Eclipse
General
1 45 (17.72%) Electronics
2 29 (11.42%) Manufacturing
3 28 (11.02%) Marketing
4 22 (8.66%) Finance
5 20 (7.87%) Games
6 15 (5.91%) Military
7 9 (3.54%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.97%) Advertising
9 4 (1.57%) Legal
10 3 (1.18%) Banking
11 2 (0.79%) Retail
12 1 (0.39%) Automotive
12 1 (0.39%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 91 (35.83%) Developer
2 68 (26.77%) Software Engineer
3 50 (19.69%) Embedded Engineer
4 37 (14.57%) Linux Engineer
4 37 (14.57%) Software Developer
5 28 (11.02%) C++ Software Engineer
6 27 (10.63%) Java Developer
7 26 (10.24%) C# Developer
8 22 (8.66%) Embedded Developer
9 21 (8.27%) Embedded Linux Engineer
9 21 (8.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 21 (8.27%) Java Software Developer
9 21 (8.27%) Senior Software Engineer
10 20 (7.87%) C Software Engineer
10 20 (7.87%) Java Engineer
10 20 (7.87%) Java Software Engineer
11 19 (7.48%) C/C++ Software Engineer
11 19 (7.48%) Linux Developer
12 18 (7.09%) .NET Developer
13 17 (6.69%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (30.31%) HTML
2 76 (29.92%) .NET
3 35 (13.78%) Spring
3 35 (13.78%) Web Services
4 31 (12.20%) SOAP
4 31 (12.20%) XML
5 29 (11.42%) WCF
6 28 (11.02%) Java EE
7 26 (10.24%) jQuery
8 25 (9.84%) CSS
8 25 (9.84%) WPF
9 20 (7.87%) Apache Camel
9 20 (7.87%) Hibernate
9 20 (7.87%) HTML5
10 19 (7.48%) CSS3
10 19 (7.48%) Middleware
10 19 (7.48%) XSD
11 18 (7.09%) .NET Framework
12 17 (6.69%) NHibernate
12 17 (6.69%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 43 (16.93%) Computer Science
2 26 (10.24%) Algorithms
3 20 (7.87%) Greenfield Project
4 19 (7.48%) Device Driver
4 19 (7.48%) Internet of Things
5 18 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (6.69%) Data Structures
6 17 (6.69%) Industrial Internet of Things
7 16 (6.30%) PKI
8 8 (3.15%) Cyberthreat
8 8 (3.15%) Wiki
9 6 (2.36%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (1.97%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.97%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.57%) User Experience
12 3 (1.18%) Client/Server
12 3 (1.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 3 (1.18%) iPad
12 3 (1.18%) RIA
13 2 (0.79%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 134 (52.76%) Linux
2 44 (17.32%) Windows
3 39 (15.35%) Embedded Linux
4 17 (6.69%) Mac OS
4 17 (6.69%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 9 (3.54%) CentOS
5 9 (3.54%) Unix
6 8 (3.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (2.76%) Windows XP
8 5 (1.97%) Android
9 4 (1.57%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 105 (41.34%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (33.07%) Scrum
4 58 (22.83%) TDD
5 50 (19.69%) OO
6 45 (17.72%) Test Automation
6 45 (17.72%) Validation
7 42 (16.54%) DevOps
8 41 (16.14%) Open Source
9 33 (12.99%) Kanban
10 31 (12.20%) MVC
10 31 (12.20%) SDLC
11 27 (10.63%) Unit Testing
12 26 (10.24%) OOD
13 25 (9.84%) Analytics
13 25 (9.84%) Continuous Improvement
14 24 (9.45%) Multithreading
14 24 (9.45%) Visualisation
15 23 (9.06%) Data Analytics
15 23 (9.06%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 163 (64.17%) C++
2 101 (39.76%) Java
3 81 (31.89%) SQL
4 75 (29.53%) Python
5 67 (26.38%) C#
6 63 (24.80%) Embedded C
7 60 (23.62%) PHP
8 34 (13.39%) JavaScript
9 31 (12.20%) Embedded C++
9 31 (12.20%) Ruby
10 25 (9.84%) Perl
11 22 (8.66%) VB
12 17 (6.69%) XAML
13 9 (3.54%) VB6
14 8 (3.15%) MATLAB
15 7 (2.76%) Bash Shell
16 4 (1.57%) Go
16 4 (1.57%) PL/SQL
16 4 (1.57%) Scala
17 2 (0.79%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 121 (47.64%) Degree
2 31 (12.20%) Security Cleared
3 28 (11.02%) Numerate Degree
4 23 (9.06%) Computer Science Degree
5 20 (7.87%) DV Cleared
6 16 (6.30%) HNC
6 16 (6.30%) HND
7 7 (2.76%) PhD
8 6 (2.36%) CCNP
8 6 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (2.36%) JNCIP
8 6 (2.36%) Postgraduate
9 5 (1.97%) ISEB
9 5 (1.97%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.39%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.39%) PMP
10 1 (0.39%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.51%) QA
2 3 (1.18%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.39%) ISO 13485
3 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (15.75%) Firmware
2 23 (9.06%) Hyper-V
2 23 (9.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.72%) Docker
4 3 (1.18%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.39%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.39%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (3.54%) Kubernetes
2 6 (2.36%) Cacti
2 6 (2.36%) FortiGate
2 6 (2.36%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (1.57%) Puppet
4 3 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.79%) Nessus
5 2 (0.79%) Nmap
6 1 (0.39%) Kibana
Vendors
1 44 (17.32%) Microsoft
2 30 (11.81%) Oracle
3 23 (9.06%) VMware
4 10 (3.94%) SAP
5 9 (3.54%) Google
6 8 (3.15%) Cisco
6 8 (3.15%) Red Hat
7 6 (2.36%) BT
7 6 (2.36%) Juniper
7 6 (2.36%) SolarWinds
8 5 (1.97%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.57%) Freescale
10 3 (1.18%) HP
10 3 (1.18%) Xilinx
11 2 (0.79%) Cloudera
11 2 (0.79%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.39%) EMC
12 1 (0.39%) Sage
12 1 (0.39%) Sun
12 1 (0.39%) Tableau
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