The table below looks at the statistics for MFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MFC over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 111 96 120
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +24
Permanent jobs citing MFC 3 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.17% 0.96% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.44% 2.36% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 3
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
MFC
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
681 593 859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.69% 40.73% 45.26%
Number of salaries quoted 570 495 736
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

MFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

MFC Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

MFC
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

MFC Salary Trend in Cambridge

MFC
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MFC across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

MFC Salary Histogram in Cambridge

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 15 (100.00%) C++
2 14 (93.33%) C#
3 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
4 11 (73.33%) STL
4 11 (73.33%) Visual Studio
5 10 (66.67%) XML
5 10 (66.67%) Degree
5 10 (66.67%) HTML
5 10 (66.67%) Java
5 10 (66.67%) Perl
5 10 (66.67%) Computer Science
5 10 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (66.67%) Algorithms
6 3 (20.00%) WPF
6 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) .NET
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
8 1 (6.67%) DB2
8 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (6.67%) TDD
8 1 (6.67%) MathWorks
8 1 (6.67%) MySQL
8 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
8 1 (6.67%) Linux
8 1 (6.67%) Android
8 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
8 1 (6.67%) SQL
8 1 (6.67%) MATLAB

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) DB2
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) NUnit
2 1 (6.67%) ReSharper
2 1 (6.67%) CppUnit
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) dotTrace
2 1 (6.67%) MSTest
2 1 (6.67%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (6.67%) Moq
2 1 (6.67%) MbUnit
2 1 (6.67%) AQtime
2 1 (6.67%) xUnit.net
General
1 1 (6.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Software Engineer
2 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 10 (66.67%) Graduate
3 9 (60.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 7 (46.67%) Software Developer
5 5 (33.33%) C++ Developer
6 4 (26.67%) C++ Software Developer
6 4 (26.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 3 (20.00%) C# Developer
8 2 (13.33%) Applications Developer
8 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
8 2 (13.33%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (13.33%) Graduate Software Developer
8 2 (13.33%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (13.33%) Senior Applications Developer
8 2 (13.33%) C# Application Developer
8 2 (13.33%) Senior C# Application Developer
9 1 (6.67%) C++/C# Developer
9 1 (6.67%) Senior C++ Applications Developer
9 1 (6.67%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) STL
2 10 (66.67%) XML
2 10 (66.67%) HTML
3 3 (20.00%) .NET
3 3 (20.00%) WPF
4 1 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (6.67%) REST
4 1 (6.67%) ATL
4 1 (6.67%) DCOM
4 1 (6.67%) SOAP
4 1 (6.67%) WinForms
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
4 1 (6.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 10 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (66.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
2 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C++
2 14 (93.33%) C#
3 10 (66.67%) Java
3 10 (66.67%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
4 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) MathWorks
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
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