The table below looks at the statistics for MFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MFC over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 215 204 208
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Permanent jobs citing MFC 10 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.17% 0.38% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% 1.13% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 14
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £42,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.87% +20.71%
MFC
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1465 1852 2194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.78% 33.27% 39.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1205 1649 1936
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

MFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MFC across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

MFC Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

MFC
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MFC across the Berkshire region.

MFC Salary Trend in Berkshire

MFC
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MFC across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

MFC Salary Histogram in Berkshire

MFC
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MFC within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
Bracknell - 6 £35,000 -
Newbury +3 4 £50,000 +23.45%
MFC
South East

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing MFC 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 MFC.

1 20 (100.00%) C++
2 17 (85.00%) C#
2 17 (85.00%) .NET
3 14 (70.00%) C
4 10 (50.00%) Ethernet
4 10 (50.00%) Assembly Language
4 10 (50.00%) Degree
4 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 10 (50.00%) Home Automation
5 9 (45.00%) Electronics
5 9 (45.00%) VC++
5 9 (45.00%) Visual Studio
6 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 8 (40.00%) Firmware
6 8 (40.00%) GPRS
6 8 (40.00%) GSM
6 8 (40.00%) Embedded C
6 8 (40.00%) Embedded C++
6 8 (40.00%) EMC
6 8 (40.00%) Wireless
6 8 (40.00%) NEC
6 8 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
6 8 (40.00%) Embedded Software Development
7 7 (35.00%) Apple iOS
7 7 (35.00%) Android Development
7 7 (35.00%) iOS Development
7 7 (35.00%) Android
8 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (25.00%) XML
9 5 (25.00%) Windows

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing MFC 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 MFC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) Apache
1 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (40.00%) GPRS
2 8 (40.00%) GSM
2 8 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (10.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) MS Access
1 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (15.00%) Maven
3 2 (10.00%) InstallShield
General
1 9 (45.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Firmware Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) WinForms Developer
3 4 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C++ Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C++ Software Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C++/C# Developer
5 1 (5.00%) UI Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) .NET
2 5 (25.00%) XML
3 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (20.00%) WinForms
4 3 (15.00%) OpenCL
4 3 (15.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (15.00%) jQuery
4 3 (15.00%) Spring
4 3 (15.00%) XSLT
4 3 (15.00%) Struts
5 2 (10.00%) OLE DB
5 2 (10.00%) HTML
5 2 (10.00%) ODBC
5 2 (10.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Home Automation
2 8 (40.00%) Firmware
2 8 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (15.00%) CUDA
4 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Apple iOS
1 7 (35.00%) Android
2 5 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (40.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) Android Development
3 7 (35.00%) iOS Development
4 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) UML
6 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Web Development
7 1 (5.00%) MVC
7 1 (5.00%) OOP
7 1 (5.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C++
2 17 (85.00%) C#
3 14 (70.00%) C
4 10 (50.00%) Assembly Language
5 9 (45.00%) VC++
6 8 (40.00%) Embedded C
6 8 (40.00%) Embedded C++
7 3 (15.00%) Java
8 2 (10.00%) PHP
8 2 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) EMC
1 8 (40.00%) NEC
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle