The table below looks at the statistics for MFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham 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 - - 42
Permanent jobs citing MFC 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham - - 1.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
MFC
Gloucestershire

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 Cheltenham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
191 131 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 40.72% 45.49% 47.45%
Number of salaries quoted 165 120 124
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

MFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

MFC Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

MFC
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

MFC Salary Trend in Cheltenham

MFC
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded C++
2 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (60.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (60.00%) Automotive
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) CCTV
3 2 (40.00%) COM
3 2 (40.00%) STL
3 2 (40.00%) Qt
3 2 (40.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (40.00%) D-Bus
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (20.00%) Electronics
4 1 (20.00%) Degree

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (60.00%) Aerospace
1 3 (60.00%) Automotive
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) COM
2 2 (40.00%) STL
2 2 (40.00%) Qt
2 2 (40.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (40.00%) D-Bus
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) CCTV
2 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded C++
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft