Period
to 17 November 2018

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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 118 145
Rank change year-on-year -19 +27 -14
Permanent jobs citing C 159 224 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.19% 2.82% 1.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.85% 4.85% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 110 137 114
Manchester median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £63,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +1.25%

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 4,130 4,616 4,310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 56.89% 58.04% 57.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3,492 3,938 3,814
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £61,400 £61,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

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 6 months to 17 November 2018.

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 17 November 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +11 5 £40,000 - 2
Oldham +3 5 £43,750 - 3
Bury - 5 - - 5
Cheadle - 4 £31,250 -
Salford -10 2 - - 1
Bolton +18 1 £30,500 - 3
C
North West

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, 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 79 (49.69%) C++
2 69 (43.40%) Software Engineering
3 62 (38.99%) Java
4 57 (35.85%) Degree
5 56 (35.22%) Agile Software Development
6 51 (32.08%) Linux
7 44 (27.67%) C#
8 41 (25.79%) Python
9 40 (25.16%) SQL
10 38 (23.90%) Computer Science
11 37 (23.27%) Windows
11 37 (23.27%) Scrum
12 34 (21.38%) .NET
12 34 (21.38%) Microsoft
13 33 (20.75%) Security Cleared
14 31 (19.50%) SDLC
14 31 (19.50%) Computer Science Degree
15 30 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
16 27 (16.98%) JavaScript
17 26 (16.35%) TDD
17 26 (16.35%) Multithreading
18 24 (15.09%) DV Cleared
19 23 (14.47%) Continuous Integration
19 23 (14.47%) Big Data
19 23 (14.47%) Finance
20 22 (13.84%) Games
21 21 (13.21%) MySQL
22 20 (12.58%) Spring
22 20 (12.58%) RS-232
22 20 (12.58%) 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 12 (7.55%) Apache
2 8 (5.03%) Apache Pig
2 8 (5.03%) Apache Spark
3 5 (3.14%) Confluence
3 5 (3.14%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.52%) nginx
5 1 (0.63%) CMS
5 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (6.29%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (4.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (3.77%) Photoshop
4 4 (2.52%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.52%) SOLIDWORKS
5 3 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (11.32%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.26%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.14%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (3.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (1.26%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (1.26%) Office 365
3 2 (1.26%) Serverless
4 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.63%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.63%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.63%) Amazon SageMaker
4 1 (0.63%) GitHub
4 1 (0.63%) IaaS
4 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.58%) RS-232
2 11 (6.92%) HTTP
2 11 (6.92%) SSL
2 11 (6.92%) TCP/IP
3 9 (5.66%) Firewall
3 9 (5.66%) RS-485
4 6 (3.77%) Bluetooth
5 5 (3.14%) RFID
6 3 (1.89%) DNS
6 3 (1.89%) SSH
7 2 (1.26%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.26%) LAN
7 2 (1.26%) NetScaler
7 2 (1.26%) Network Security
7 2 (1.26%) WAN
7 2 (1.26%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.26%) Wireless
8 1 (0.63%) Broadband
8 1 (0.63%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.47%) Big Data
2 21 (13.21%) MySQL
3 15 (9.43%) Apache Hive
3 15 (9.43%) Hadoop
4 13 (8.18%) MongoDB
5 11 (6.92%) SQL Server
6 10 (6.29%) NoSQL
7 5 (3.14%) Redis
8 4 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.63%) Amazon Athena
10 1 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.63%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.63%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 20 (12.58%) Git (software)
2 14 (8.81%) Selenium
3 13 (8.18%) Jenkins
3 13 (8.18%) JIRA
4 12 (7.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (7.55%) Bitbucket
5 11 (6.92%) Visual Studio
6 9 (5.66%) JUnit
7 8 (5.03%) git-flow
8 7 (4.40%) CodeSonar
8 7 (4.40%) Gradle
8 7 (4.40%) Robot Framework
9 6 (3.77%) Cucumber
9 6 (3.77%) Maven
10 5 (3.14%) Ant
10 5 (3.14%) Mockito
10 5 (3.14%) Subversion
11 4 (2.52%) EasyMock
12 3 (1.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (1.89%) Xcode
General
1 23 (14.47%) Finance
2 22 (13.84%) Games
3 12 (7.55%) Banking
4 10 (6.29%) Manufacturing
4 10 (6.29%) Military
5 9 (5.66%) Electronics
6 6 (3.77%) Law
7 4 (2.52%) Advertising
7 4 (2.52%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.52%) Marketing
8 3 (1.89%) Automotive
8 3 (1.89%) Legal
8 3 (1.89%) Retail
9 2 (1.26%) Billing
9 2 (1.26%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.63%) German Language
10 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 56 (35.22%) Software Engineer
2 55 (34.59%) Developer
3 32 (20.13%) C++ Software Engineer
4 30 (18.87%) Embedded Engineer
4 30 (18.87%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 20 (12.58%) C Software Engineer
5 20 (12.58%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 17 (10.69%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 17 (10.69%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 16 (10.06%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
7 16 (10.06%) Embedded C Engineer
7 16 (10.06%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 16 (10.06%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 16 (10.06%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 15 (9.43%) Java Developer
8 15 (9.43%) Java Engineer
9 14 (8.81%) Java Software Engineer
9 14 (8.81%) Junior
9 14 (8.81%) Software Developer
10 13 (8.18%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (21.38%) .NET
2 20 (12.58%) Spring
3 19 (11.95%) Java EE
3 19 (11.95%) Node.js
4 16 (10.06%) SOAP
5 15 (9.43%) HTML
6 14 (8.81%) LAMP
6 14 (8.81%) REST
7 12 (7.55%) ASP.NET
7 12 (7.55%) CSS
7 12 (7.55%) RESTful
8 11 (6.92%) AngularJS
8 11 (6.92%) Spring MVC
9 9 (5.66%) .NET Framework
9 9 (5.66%) Spring Boot
9 9 (5.66%) STL
10 8 (5.03%) Django
10 8 (5.03%) EJB
10 8 (5.03%) RabbitMQ
11 7 (4.40%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 38 (23.90%) Computer Science
2 30 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (10.69%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.77%) Algorithms
6 5 (3.14%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (3.14%) VLE
7 4 (2.52%) Wiki
8 3 (1.89%) Life Science
8 3 (1.89%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.89%) User Experience
9 2 (1.26%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (1.26%) Online Banking
9 2 (1.26%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.26%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.63%) EPoS
10 1 (0.63%) iPhone
10 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.63%) Marketing Technology
10 1 (0.63%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 51 (32.08%) Linux
2 37 (23.27%) Windows
3 19 (11.95%) Android
4 16 (10.06%) Apple iOS
5 9 (5.66%) Embedded Linux
5 9 (5.66%) Ubuntu
6 7 (4.40%) Mac OS X
7 5 (3.14%) CentOS
7 5 (3.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.89%) Solaris
8 3 (1.89%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.26%) FreeRTOS
9 2 (1.26%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.26%) Windows Server
9 2 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.63%) VME
10 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (43.40%) Software Engineering
2 56 (35.22%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (23.27%) Scrum
4 31 (19.50%) SDLC
5 26 (16.35%) Multithreading
5 26 (16.35%) TDD
6 23 (14.47%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (11.95%) Multithreaded Programming
8 18 (11.32%) DevOps
9 17 (10.69%) Test Automation
10 16 (10.06%) Mathematics
11 14 (8.81%) Analytics
11 14 (8.81%) BDD
11 14 (8.81%) Project Management
11 14 (8.81%) Software Delivery
12 13 (8.18%) Kanban
12 13 (8.18%) OO
12 13 (8.18%) Systems Engineering
13 12 (7.55%) Time Management
13 12 (7.55%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 79 (49.69%) C++
2 62 (38.99%) Java
3 44 (27.67%) C#
4 41 (25.79%) Python
5 40 (25.16%) SQL
6 27 (16.98%) JavaScript
7 16 (10.06%) PHP
8 13 (8.18%) Perl
8 13 (8.18%) Ruby
9 12 (7.55%) Objective-C
10 11 (6.92%) Embedded C
11 8 (5.03%) VB
12 7 (4.40%) Bash Shell
12 7 (4.40%) PowerShell
12 7 (4.40%) VBA
13 6 (3.77%) R
14 5 (3.14%) Apple Swift
14 5 (3.14%) Java 8
14 5 (3.14%) TypeScript
15 4 (2.52%) Go
Qualifications
1 57 (35.85%) Degree
2 33 (20.75%) Security Cleared
3 31 (19.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 24 (15.09%) DV Cleared
5 12 (7.55%) SC Cleared
6 11 (6.92%) Numerate Degree
7 9 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (5.03%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (4.40%) CCNA
9 7 (4.40%) CISSP
9 7 (4.40%) CompTIA Security+
9 7 (4.40%) GIAC
9 7 (4.40%) Linux+ Certification
9 7 (4.40%) MCSE
9 7 (4.40%) Network+ Certification
9 7 (4.40%) SANS
9 7 (4.40%) SSCP
10 4 (2.52%) Master's Degree
10 4 (2.52%) PhD
11 2 (1.26%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.77%) GDPR
2 5 (3.14%) QA
3 3 (1.89%) ISO 13485
4 2 (1.26%) SLA
5 1 (0.63%) HL7
5 1 (0.63%) ISO 15765
5 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (9.43%) Docker
2 7 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.40%) vSphere
3 6 (3.77%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.14%) Firmware
5 3 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.26%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.63%) HDFS
7 1 (0.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (4.40%) Puppet
1 7 (4.40%) Salt
2 3 (1.89%) NetBackup
2 3 (1.89%) ZENworks
3 1 (0.63%) Ansible
3 1 (0.63%) Oozie
3 1 (0.63%) Prometheus
3 1 (0.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 34 (21.38%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.92%) VMware
3 8 (5.03%) Oracle
4 5 (3.14%) EMC
4 5 (3.14%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.52%) Blue Prism
5 4 (2.52%) Cisco
5 4 (2.52%) SAP
5 4 (2.52%) Veritas
6 3 (1.89%) Citrix
7 2 (1.26%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.26%) Dell
7 2 (1.26%) F5
7 2 (1.26%) Freescale
7 2 (1.26%) Google
7 2 (1.26%) HP
7 2 (1.26%) NetApp
8 1 (0.63%) Aruba
8 1 (0.63%) Veeam
8 1 (0.63%) Zerto