The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 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 Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 107 85 107
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +22
Permanent jobs citing MFC 12 31 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.67% 1.87% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.50% 4.07% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 13
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £25,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,700 £49,500 £39,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
799 761 957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 44.81% 45.90% 52.84%
Number of salaries quoted 671 722 846
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
MFC
Cambridgeshire

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 29 July 2014.

MFC Salary Histogram in Cambridge

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 16 (100.00%) C++
2 14 (87.50%) C#
3 11 (68.75%) Software Engineering
4 8 (50.00%) .NET
5 7 (43.75%) Windows
6 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
7 5 (31.25%) STL
7 5 (31.25%) XML
7 5 (31.25%) HTML
7 5 (31.25%) Java
7 5 (31.25%) Perl
7 5 (31.25%) SQL
7 5 (31.25%) Degree
7 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
7 5 (31.25%) WPF
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 3 (18.75%) C
9 3 (18.75%) ReSharper
9 3 (18.75%) TDD
9 3 (18.75%) NUnit
9 3 (18.75%) WCF
9 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
9 3 (18.75%) CppUnit
9 3 (18.75%) MSTest
9 3 (18.75%) Rhino Mocks
9 3 (18.75%) Moq
9 3 (18.75%) MbUnit
9 3 (18.75%) xUnit.net
10 2 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (12.50%) Electronics

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) DB2
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 3 (18.75%) NUnit
2 3 (18.75%) ReSharper
2 3 (18.75%) CppUnit
2 3 (18.75%) MSTest
2 3 (18.75%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (18.75%) Moq
2 3 (18.75%) MbUnit
2 3 (18.75%) xUnit.net
3 1 (6.25%) AQtime
3 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.25%) dotTrace
General
1 2 (12.50%) Electronics
1 2 (12.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Software Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Graduate
4 5 (31.25%) C# Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Applications Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Senior Applications Developer
5 4 (25.00%) C# Application Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Senior C# Application Developer
6 3 (18.75%) Graduate Software Developer
6 3 (18.75%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (18.75%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 2 (12.50%) C++ Developer
7 2 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (6.25%) C++ Software Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Senior C++ Developer
8 1 (6.25%) C++ Applications Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) STL
2 5 (31.25%) XML
2 5 (31.25%) HTML
2 5 (31.25%) WPF
3 3 (18.75%) WCF
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.25%) ATL
5 1 (6.25%) DCOM
5 1 (6.25%) SOAP
5 1 (6.25%) WinForms
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 1 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (12.50%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Software Engineering
2 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
2 3 (18.75%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C++
2 14 (87.50%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) Perl
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) C
5 2 (12.50%) Embedded C
5 2 (12.50%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) MathWorks
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle