The table below looks at the statistics for MFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MFC over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 128 131 101
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -30
Permanent jobs citing MFC 4 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.20% 0.16% 0.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% 0.31% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 12
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
MFC
South West

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 Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
833 953 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 42.09% 51.18% 40.32%
Number of salaries quoted 725 861 598
Average salary £39,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.85% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

MFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

MFC Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

MFC
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

MFC Salary Trend in Bristol

MFC
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) DirectX
1 6 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 5 (83.33%) Qt
2 5 (83.33%) Data Structures
2 5 (83.33%) OOA/OOD
2 5 (83.33%) Data Modelling
2 5 (83.33%) OOD
3 4 (66.67%) OpenGL
4 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (33.33%) OLE
5 2 (33.33%) C
5 2 (33.33%) ODBC
6 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 1 (16.67%) VC++
6 1 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (16.67%) Degree
6 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
6 1 (16.67%) Physics
6 1 (16.67%) Computer Science

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Applications Developer
1 3 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 3 (50.00%) C++ Applications Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) DirectX
2 5 (83.33%) Qt
3 4 (66.67%) OpenGL
4 2 (33.33%) ODBC
4 2 (33.33%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 5 (83.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Physics
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) OOA/OOD
1 5 (83.33%) Data Modelling
1 5 (83.33%) OOD
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) C
3 1 (16.67%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree