Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 144 128
Rank change year-on-year +27 -16 +8
Permanent jobs citing C 223 150 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.83% 2.03% 2.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.87% 3.50% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 135 114 143
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +11.84% +1.33%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £26,600
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £59,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 4579 4282 3694
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 58.14% 57.86% 49.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3899 3785 3235
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £61,350 £61,250 £55,150
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 0 11 £40,000 - 1
Salford +2 5 £45,000 +12.50%
Oldham -1 2 - -
Bolton - 1 - -
C
North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 130 (58.30%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (51.12%) Linux
3 104 (46.64%) Java
4 94 (42.15%) Software Engineering
5 90 (40.36%) Security Cleared
6 84 (37.67%) C++
7 80 (35.87%) Scrum
8 79 (35.43%) Degree
9 64 (28.70%) SQL
10 59 (26.46%) DevOps
11 58 (26.01%) DV Cleared
12 57 (25.56%) Git (software)
13 55 (24.66%) Analytical Skills
14 54 (24.22%) Python
15 51 (22.87%) OO
16 49 (21.97%) JavaScript
17 47 (21.08%) Windows
18 43 (19.28%) Test Automation
19 42 (18.83%) C#
20 39 (17.49%) TDD
21 35 (15.70%) Web Services
22 34 (15.25%) HTML
23 33 (14.80%) Spring
23 33 (14.80%) Validation
24 32 (14.35%) Java EE
24 32 (14.35%) Computer Science
25 31 (13.90%) Use Case
25 31 (13.90%) Microsoft
26 30 (13.45%) Change Management
26 30 (13.45%) Release Management

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 18 (8.07%) Apache Spark
2 17 (7.62%) Confluence
3 13 (5.83%) WebSphere
4 12 (5.38%) Tomcat
5 9 (4.04%) Apache Pig
5 9 (4.04%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (2.69%) nginx
7 5 (2.24%) Apache
8 3 (1.35%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.90%) CMS
10 1 (0.45%) JBoss
10 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (3.59%) SOLIDWORKS
2 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.45%) GNU Octave
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (4.04%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.45%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.42%) OpenShift
2 6 (2.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 5 (2.24%) GitHub
4 3 (1.35%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.45%) Office 365
5 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.28%) Bluetooth
2 10 (4.48%) RS-232
3 9 (4.04%) Ethernet
4 8 (3.59%) HTTP
5 7 (3.14%) SSL
6 6 (2.69%) Firewall
6 6 (2.69%) GPRS
6 6 (2.69%) IPsec
6 6 (2.69%) LAN
6 6 (2.69%) NFC
6 6 (2.69%) RFID
6 6 (2.69%) UMTS
6 6 (2.69%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (2.24%) BT 21CN
7 5 (2.24%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (2.24%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (2.24%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (2.24%) HSRP
7 5 (2.24%) Junos
7 5 (2.24%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (11.66%) Relational Database
2 25 (11.21%) SQL Server
3 20 (8.97%) MySQL
4 17 (7.62%) Big Data
4 17 (7.62%) RDBMS
5 15 (6.73%) Hadoop
6 14 (6.28%) Apache Hive
7 13 (5.83%) MongoDB
8 12 (5.38%) NoSQL
9 8 (3.59%) Apache Accumulo
10 7 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (2.69%) Redis
12 5 (2.24%) HBase
12 5 (2.24%) Impala
12 5 (2.24%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (2.24%) Sqoop
13 4 (1.79%) SQL Server 2014
14 3 (1.35%) CouchDB
15 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 12c
15 1 (0.45%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 57 (25.56%) Git (software)
2 25 (11.21%) Jenkins
2 25 (11.21%) Subversion
3 24 (10.76%) JIRA
4 14 (6.28%) Visual Studio
5 12 (5.38%) Selenium
6 10 (4.48%) Cucumber
7 8 (3.59%) Bitbucket
7 8 (3.59%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (2.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (2.24%) EasyMock
8 5 (2.24%) JUnit
8 5 (2.24%) MSTest
8 5 (2.24%) NUnit
9 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Blend
9 4 (1.79%) MSI
9 4 (1.79%) NuGet
9 4 (1.79%) WiX
10 3 (1.35%) Gradle
10 3 (1.35%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (8.07%) Military
2 14 (6.28%) Finance
3 8 (3.59%) Automotive
4 7 (3.14%) Retail
5 5 (2.24%) Games
5 5 (2.24%) Marketing
6 4 (1.79%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.79%) Electronics
6 4 (1.79%) German Language
7 3 (1.35%) Advertising
7 3 (1.35%) Banking
7 3 (1.35%) French Language
7 3 (1.35%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.35%) Japanese Language
8 1 (0.45%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.45%) Law
8 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 75 (33.63%) Software Engineer
2 60 (26.91%) Developer
3 28 (12.56%) Software Developer
4 25 (11.21%) Java Engineer
5 24 (10.76%) Java Software Engineer
6 21 (9.42%) Java Developer
7 16 (7.17%) Analyst
7 16 (7.17%) Java Software Developer
7 16 (7.17%) Senior Software Engineer
8 15 (6.73%) C# Software Engineer
9 14 (6.28%) C++ Software Engineer
10 13 (5.83%) C Developer
11 12 (5.38%) Test Engineer
11 12 (5.38%) Tester
12 11 (4.93%) Lead Software Engineer
13 10 (4.48%) Business Analyst
13 10 (4.48%) C Software Engineer
13 10 (4.48%) C/C++ Software Engineer
14 8 (3.59%) Embedded Developer
14 8 (3.59%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (15.70%) Web Services
2 34 (15.25%) HTML
3 33 (14.80%) Spring
4 32 (14.35%) Java EE
5 29 (13.00%) jQuery
6 28 (12.56%) .NET
6 28 (12.56%) CSS
6 28 (12.56%) HTML5
7 24 (10.76%) AngularJS
8 21 (9.42%) CSS3
8 21 (9.42%) REST
9 20 (8.97%) Hibernate
9 20 (8.97%) JMS
10 19 (8.52%) J2EE
11 18 (8.07%) Ajax
11 18 (8.07%) GWT
11 18 (8.07%) XML
12 16 (7.17%) Node.js
13 12 (5.38%) .NET Framework
13 12 (5.38%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 55 (24.66%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (14.35%) Computer Science
3 13 (5.83%) User Experience
4 12 (5.38%) Mobile App
5 10 (4.48%) PKI
6 8 (3.59%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (3.14%) Embedded Systems
8 6 (2.69%) CAN bus
9 5 (2.24%) Cyberthreat
9 5 (2.24%) Wiki
10 4 (1.79%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.79%) Industrial Internet of Things
10 4 (1.79%) Internet of Things
11 3 (1.35%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 3 (1.35%) Mobile Banking
11 3 (1.35%) Online Banking
12 2 (0.90%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.90%) Video\Live Streaming
13 1 (0.45%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 114 (51.12%) Linux
2 47 (21.08%) Windows
3 18 (8.07%) Android
4 15 (6.73%) Unix
5 10 (4.48%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.24%) CentOS
6 5 (2.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.79%) Mac OS
7 4 (1.79%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 3 (1.35%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.90%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.45%) AIX
10 1 (0.45%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (58.30%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (42.15%) Software Engineering
3 80 (35.87%) Scrum
4 59 (26.46%) DevOps
5 51 (22.87%) OO
6 43 (19.28%) Test Automation
7 39 (17.49%) TDD
8 33 (14.80%) Validation
9 31 (13.90%) Use Case
10 30 (13.45%) Change Management
10 30 (13.45%) Release Management
11 29 (13.00%) Time Management
12 28 (12.56%) Microservices
13 26 (11.66%) Integration Testing
14 25 (11.21%) Continuous Delivery
15 23 (10.31%) SDLC
16 22 (9.87%) MVC
16 22 (9.87%) Software Testing
17 21 (9.42%) Information Security
18 18 (8.07%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 104 (46.64%) Java
2 84 (37.67%) C++
3 64 (28.70%) SQL
4 54 (24.22%) Python
5 49 (21.97%) JavaScript
6 42 (18.83%) C#
7 21 (9.42%) Embedded C
8 20 (8.97%) Perl
8 20 (8.97%) Ruby
9 13 (5.83%) PHP
10 7 (3.14%) Go
11 6 (2.69%) ANSI C
11 6 (2.69%) Scala
12 5 (2.24%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.24%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.24%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.79%) Apple Swift
13 4 (1.79%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.79%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.79%) XAML
Qualifications
1 90 (40.36%) Security Cleared
2 79 (35.43%) Degree
3 58 (26.01%) DV Cleared
4 25 (11.21%) Numerate Degree
5 23 (10.31%) SC Cleared
6 9 (4.04%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (3.59%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (2.69%) ISTQB
8 6 (2.69%) Sun Certification
9 5 (2.24%) CCNP
9 5 (2.24%) ISEB
9 5 (2.24%) JNCIP
10 3 (1.35%) CCNA
10 3 (1.35%) CISSP
10 3 (1.35%) CREST Certified
10 3 (1.35%) GCIA
10 3 (1.35%) GCIH
10 3 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (1.35%) SANS
11 2 (0.90%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.59%) QA
2 6 (2.69%) ISO 13485
3 3 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.35%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.90%) SLA
5 1 (0.45%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 24 (10.76%) Docker
2 17 (7.62%) Hyper-V
2 17 (7.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.04%) Firmware
4 5 (2.24%) Apache Flume
4 5 (2.24%) HDFS
5 3 (1.35%) Snort
6 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (9.42%) Kubernetes
2 11 (4.93%) Kibana
2 11 (4.93%) Prometheus
3 5 (2.24%) Cacti
3 5 (2.24%) FortiGate
3 5 (2.24%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (2.24%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.35%) Puppet
4 3 (1.35%) Trend Micro Deep Security
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 31 (13.90%) Microsoft
2 30 (13.45%) Atlassian
3 24 (10.76%) Oracle
4 17 (7.62%) VMware
5 9 (4.04%) Cloudera
6 8 (3.59%) HP
7 6 (2.69%) Sun
8 5 (2.24%) BT
8 5 (2.24%) Cisco
8 5 (2.24%) Juniper
8 5 (2.24%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.24%) SolarWinds
9 4 (1.79%) SAP
9 4 (1.79%) WorldPay
10 3 (1.35%) Citrix
10 3 (1.35%) McAfee
10 3 (1.35%) NetWitness
10 3 (1.35%) Sourcefire
10 3 (1.35%) Splunk
10 3 (1.35%) Trend Micro