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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 131 115 114
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Permanent jobs citing MFC 5 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.26% 0.11% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.56% 0.31% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 6
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £32,500 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -9.41%
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
891 643 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 47.14% 36.18% 46.34%
Number of salaries quoted 777 540 676
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 16 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 13 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 13 (100.00%) OOD
1 13 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 13 (100.00%) DirectX
1 13 (100.00%) C++
1 13 (100.00%) Qt
1 13 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 13 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 12 (92.31%) Mathematics
2 12 (92.31%) Electronics
3 1 (7.69%) Game Development
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) Physics
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Games

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

General
1 12 (92.31%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
1 12 (92.31%) Applications Developer
1 12 (92.31%) C++ Developer
1 12 (92.31%) Software Developer
1 12 (92.31%) C++ Applications Developer
1 12 (92.31%) C++ Software Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Junior Software Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Junior C++ Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Junior Applications Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Junior C++ Applications Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Junior
2 3 (23.08%) Junior Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Graduate
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 13 (100.00%) DirectX
1 13 (100.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 13 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 12 (92.31%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.69%) Physics
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 13 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 13 (100.00%) OOD
2 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
2 1 (7.69%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C++