The table below looks at the statistics for MFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MFC over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank - 86 80
Permanent jobs citing MFC 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.11% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.20% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Dorset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
327 505 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 49.10% 56.68% 46.97%
Number of salaries quoted 251 419 315
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

MFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

MFC Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

MFC
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

MFC Salary Trend in Dorset

MFC
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) STL
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (80.00%) Client/Server
2 4 (80.00%) Bugzilla
2 4 (80.00%) CruiseControl
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (80.00%) Hudson
2 4 (80.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (80.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 4 (80.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (80.00%) Bugzilla
1 4 (80.00%) CruiseControl
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) STL
2 4 (80.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Client/Server
1 4 (80.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) C#