Period
to

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 6 months to 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
North West > Manchester
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 170 95 88
Rank change year-on-year -75 -7 +8
Permanent jobs citing C 84 133 120
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.38% 2.91% 3.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.00% 5.55% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 47 85 90
10th Percentile £21,000 £31,750 £31,450
25th Percentile £35,000 £40,000 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% -17.39% +21.05%
75th Percentile £63,500 £62,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £86,525 £76,250 £81,375
North West median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%

C is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,798 2,396 2,108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 45.86% 52.42% 58.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,996 1,977 1,787
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,650 £68,750
North West median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing C as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for C in Manchester

C
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C in Manchester.

Salary trend for C in Manchester

C
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing C in Manchester over the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

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 6 months to 1 July 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Cheadle -10 1 - - 2
Salford -19 1 £57,500 +53.33% 1
C
North West

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, IT jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for C.

1 37 (44.05%) Software Engineering
2 32 (38.10%) Linux
3 27 (32.14%) Agile
4 24 (28.57%) Java
4 24 (28.57%) C++
5 23 (27.38%) Finance
6 21 (25.00%) Python
6 21 (25.00%) Degree
7 18 (21.43%) Mathematics
8 14 (16.67%) AWS
8 14 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 13 (15.48%) Docker
10 12 (14.29%) QA
10 12 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (13.10%) Social Skills
11 11 (13.10%) Computer Science
11 11 (13.10%) Azure
11 11 (13.10%) DevOps
11 11 (13.10%) Analytics
12 10 (11.90%) JavaScript
12 10 (11.90%) Electronics
12 10 (11.90%) Scrum
12 10 (11.90%) User Stories
12 10 (11.90%) Workshop Facilitation
12 10 (11.90%) React
12 10 (11.90%) Master's Degree
13 9 (10.71%) GCP
13 9 (10.71%) RESTful
13 9 (10.71%) Git (software)

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 4 (4.76%) Confluence
2 2 (2.38%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.19%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.19%) InDesign
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.19%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.19%) NetSuite
1 1 (1.19%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.67%) AWS
2 11 (13.10%) Azure
3 9 (10.71%) GCP
4 8 (9.52%) GitHub
5 3 (3.57%) Microsoft 365
5 3 (3.57%) OpenShift
6 2 (2.38%) SaaS
7 1 (1.19%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.19%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (1.19%) GitHub Actions
7 1 (1.19%) npm
7 1 (1.19%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.76%) HTTP
2 3 (3.57%) Internet
3 2 (2.38%) Bluetooth
3 2 (2.38%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (1.19%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.19%) GSM
4 1 (1.19%) LoRaWAN
4 1 (1.19%) LTE
4 1 (1.19%) MQTT
4 1 (1.19%) RFID
4 1 (1.19%) RS-232
4 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.95%) Couchbase
2 1 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.19%) Big Data
2 1 (1.19%) DynamoDB
2 1 (1.19%) GIS
2 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.19%) MySQL
2 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.52%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.95%) JIRA
4 4 (4.76%) Gerrit
4 4 (4.76%) GitLab
5 2 (2.38%) GoCD
5 2 (2.38%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (2.38%) Travis CI
6 1 (1.19%) Ant
6 1 (1.19%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.19%) CMake
6 1 (1.19%) Gradle
6 1 (1.19%) Grunt
6 1 (1.19%) gulp
6 1 (1.19%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.19%) JUnit
6 1 (1.19%) Mockito
6 1 (1.19%) Selenium
6 1 (1.19%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.19%) Vagrant
General
1 23 (27.38%) Finance
2 11 (13.10%) Social Skills
3 10 (11.90%) Electronics
4 7 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (7.14%) Automotive
5 6 (7.14%) Law
6 5 (5.95%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 4 (4.76%) Marketing
7 4 (4.76%) Public Sector
8 3 (3.57%) Manufacturing
8 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
9 2 (2.38%) Banking
9 2 (2.38%) French Language
9 2 (2.38%) Games
9 2 (2.38%) Legal
9 2 (2.38%) Organisational Skills
9 2 (2.38%) Presentation Skills
9 2 (2.38%) Retail
10 1 (1.19%) Documentation Skills
10 1 (1.19%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 31 (36.90%) Software Engineer
2 11 (13.10%) Graduate
3 10 (11.90%) Analyst
4 9 (10.71%) Developer
5 8 (9.52%) Business Analyst
5 8 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Principal Business Analyst
7 6 (7.14%) Lead Software Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Embedded Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Automation Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) C Software Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Hardware Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Java Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Principal Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Principal Software Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Senior Automation Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Senior Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.90%) React
2 9 (10.71%) RESTful
3 7 (8.33%) Node.js
4 5 (5.95%) Kafka
4 5 (5.95%) OAuth
4 5 (5.95%) OAuth2
4 5 (5.95%) OpenGL
5 4 (4.76%) Meteor
5 4 (4.76%) OpenCL
5 4 (4.76%) OpenGL ES
5 4 (4.76%) Redux
5 4 (4.76%) Vulkan
6 3 (3.57%) Apache NiFi
6 3 (3.57%) HTML
7 2 (2.38%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.38%) CSS
7 2 (2.38%) Spring
7 2 (2.38%) Web Services
8 1 (1.19%) Spring Boot
8 1 (1.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.52%) IoT
2 7 (8.33%) Blog
3 6 (7.14%) BBC
3 6 (7.14%) Device Driver
3 6 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (7.14%) FPGA
4 5 (5.95%) Cloud Native
5 4 (4.76%) Algorithms
5 4 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (4.76%) Mali
5 4 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (4.76%) User Experience
6 3 (3.57%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (2.38%) Housing Association
7 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.38%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.19%) Analogue Electronics
8 1 (1.19%) NHS
8 1 (1.19%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 32 (38.10%) Linux
2 5 (5.95%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (4.76%) Android
3 4 (4.76%) Unix
4 3 (3.57%) CentOS
4 3 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.57%) Windows
5 1 (1.19%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (44.05%) Software Engineering
2 27 (32.14%) Agile
3 18 (21.43%) Mathematics
4 14 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (13.10%) Analytics
6 11 (13.10%) Computer Science
6 11 (13.10%) DevOps
7 10 (11.90%) Scrum
7 10 (11.90%) User Stories
7 10 (11.90%) Workshop Facilitation
8 8 (9.52%) Business Analysis
8 8 (9.52%) CI/CD
8 8 (9.52%) Collaborative Working
8 8 (9.52%) Line Management
9 7 (8.33%) Epics
9 7 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 7 (8.33%) Process Improvement
9 7 (8.33%) Test Automation
9 7 (8.33%) User Research
Programming Languages
1 24 (28.57%) C++
1 24 (28.57%) Java
2 21 (25.00%) Python
3 10 (11.90%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.95%) C#
4 5 (5.95%) Go
4 5 (5.95%) Perl
5 3 (3.57%) SQL
5 3 (3.57%) TypeScript
6 2 (2.38%) Rust
7 1 (1.19%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.19%) ES6
7 1 (1.19%) PHP
7 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.19%) Ruby
7 1 (1.19%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (25.00%) Degree
2 10 (11.90%) Master's Degree
3 5 (5.95%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.95%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.76%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.19%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.19%) CIMA
5 1 (1.19%) CIPD
5 1 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.19%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) GRC
System Software
1 13 (15.48%) Docker
2 2 (2.38%) Ceph
2 2 (2.38%) Firmware
2 2 (2.38%) Lustre
Systems Management
1 6 (7.14%) Ansible
2 4 (4.76%) Kubernetes
3 3 (3.57%) Terraform
4 2 (2.38%) Mesos
Vendors
1 14 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.14%) Fujitsu
3 4 (4.76%) Google
4 3 (3.57%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.57%) SAP
5 2 (2.38%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.19%) Adobe
6 1 (1.19%) Altera
6 1 (1.19%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle
6 1 (1.19%) Sage
6 1 (1.19%) Xilinx