The first table below looks at the demand for MFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MFC over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 121 127 99
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -28
Permanent jobs citing MFC 2 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.099% 0.098% 0.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 0.30% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 10
Average salary £49,250 £36,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.93% +2.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,650 £33,300 £31,950
10% offered a salary of more than £49,850 £39,700 £36,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
592 675 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.41% 32.98% 32.59%
Number of salaries quoted 523 615 490
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £77,500 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
MFC
West Midlands

MFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

MFC Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

MFC
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

MFC Salary Trend in Birmingham

MFC
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (60.00%) ATL
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) VC++
4 2 (40.00%) Borland
4 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) Mathematics

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Architect
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Borland