The table below looks at the statistics for MFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MFC over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 810 785 780
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -5
Permanent jobs citing MFC 123 154 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.39% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 116 145 182
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.25% -
MFC
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
37349 39235 45355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.61% 38.02% 40.61%
Number of salaries quoted 32582 33627 38523
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MFC
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

MFC Jobs Demand Trend in England

MFC
Salary Trend in England

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

MFC Salary Trend in England

MFC
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MFC across the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

MFC Salary Histogram in England

MFC
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MFC within the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +44 64 £40,000 -2.43% 14
London +7 21 £50,000 -16.66% 3
East of England -6 15 £36,000 -10.00% 4
South West -3 10 £42,500 +6.25% 4
West Midlands -22 10 £25,000 -16.66%
East Midlands +1 3 £32,500 +8.33% 2
North West +15 1 £22,500 -18.91% 2
MFC
UK

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 211 (92.54%) C++
2 166 (72.81%) Software Engineering
3 111 (48.68%) Visual Studio
4 108 (47.37%) Windows
5 103 (45.18%) Degree
6 100 (43.86%) SQL
7 82 (35.96%) C#
8 77 (33.77%) SDLC
9 74 (32.46%) Multithreading
10 64 (28.07%) .NET
11 63 (27.63%) TCP/IP
11 63 (27.63%) Computer Science
12 61 (26.75%) OpenGL
12 61 (26.75%) Microsoft
13 59 (25.88%) OO
14 58 (25.44%) STL
15 57 (25.00%) C
16 55 (24.12%) Agile Software Development
17 47 (20.61%) Java
18 46 (20.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
19 45 (19.74%) TDD
20 43 (18.86%) WPF
20 43 (18.86%) Linux
21 39 (17.11%) VC++
22 36 (15.79%) Finance
23 34 (14.91%) JavaScript
23 34 (14.91%) Subversion
24 33 (14.47%) Games
25 30 (13.16%) HTML
25 30 (13.16%) ASP.NET

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the England 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.

Applications
1 9 (3.95%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.51%) Abaqus
2 8 (3.51%) NASTRAN
2 8 (3.51%) SOLIDWORKS
3 3 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.32%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (27.63%) TCP/IP
2 10 (4.39%) LDAP
2 10 (4.39%) SNMP
3 8 (3.51%) HTTP
4 3 (1.32%) RS-232
5 2 (0.88%) DVB
6 1 (0.44%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.44%) RS-485
6 1 (0.44%) VPN
6 1 (0.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (9.65%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.75%) DB2
4 4 (1.75%) MySQL
5 1 (0.44%) MS Access
5 1 (0.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 111 (48.68%) Visual Studio
2 34 (14.91%) Subversion
3 20 (8.77%) Git (software)
4 11 (4.82%) Eclipse
5 6 (2.63%) CruiseControl
6 4 (1.75%) AQtime
6 4 (1.75%) dotTrace
6 4 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.88%) Bugzilla
7 2 (0.88%) Clang
7 2 (0.88%) JIRA
7 2 (0.88%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (0.88%) Rational Rhapsody
7 2 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.88%) Xcode
8 1 (0.44%) FinalBuilder
8 1 (0.44%) Hudson
8 1 (0.44%) InstallShield
8 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.44%) NUnit
General
1 36 (15.79%) Finance
2 33 (14.47%) Games
3 28 (12.28%) Aerospace
4 7 (3.07%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.63%) Advertising
6 5 (2.19%) Avionics
7 4 (1.75%) Electronics
7 4 (1.75%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.32%) Automotive
9 2 (0.88%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.88%) Military
10 1 (0.44%) Back Office
10 1 (0.44%) Banking
10 1 (0.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 120 (52.63%) Software Engineer
2 98 (42.98%) Developer
3 71 (31.14%) C++ Developer
4 63 (27.63%) C++ Software Engineer
5 29 (12.72%) Graduate
6 25 (10.96%) Senior Software Engineer
7 23 (10.09%) C# Developer
7 23 (10.09%) Junior
7 23 (10.09%) Software Developer
8 20 (8.77%) C++ Software Developer
9 19 (8.33%) SQL Developer
10 15 (6.58%) .NET Developer
10 15 (6.58%) Graduate Developer
11 14 (6.14%) C# .NET Developer
11 14 (6.14%) C# Software Engineer
11 14 (6.14%) Graduate C++ Developer
12 12 (5.26%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 12 (5.26%) Junior Software Engineer
13 11 (4.82%) Junior C++ Developer
13 11 (4.82%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (28.07%) .NET
2 61 (26.75%) OpenGL
3 58 (25.44%) STL
4 46 (20.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 43 (18.86%) WPF
6 30 (13.16%) ASP.NET
6 30 (13.16%) HTML
7 29 (12.72%) XML
8 27 (11.84%) WCF
9 26 (11.40%) COM
9 26 (11.40%) DirectX
10 25 (10.96%) WinForms
11 22 (9.65%) Qt
12 17 (7.46%) HTML5
12 17 (7.46%) REST
13 14 (6.14%) Web Services
14 13 (5.70%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
15 12 (5.26%) Silverlight
16 10 (4.39%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 63 (27.63%) Computer Science
2 27 (11.84%) Mathematics
3 21 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (8.77%) Algorithms
4 20 (8.77%) iDTV
5 14 (6.14%) Artificial Intelligence
5 14 (6.14%) Fat Client
5 14 (6.14%) Thin Client
6 11 (4.82%) 3D Graphics
6 11 (4.82%) Embedded Systems
6 11 (4.82%) Visualisation
7 8 (3.51%) Augmented Reality
8 7 (3.07%) User Experience
9 6 (2.63%) Client/Server
9 6 (2.63%) Data Structures
10 5 (2.19%) Device Driver
11 2 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.88%) MPEG
11 2 (0.88%) STB
11 2 (0.88%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 108 (47.37%) Windows
2 43 (18.86%) Linux
3 20 (8.77%) VxWorks
4 13 (5.70%) Mac OS X
5 11 (4.82%) Unix
6 10 (4.39%) FreeBSD
6 10 (4.39%) Solaris
7 6 (2.63%) Android
7 6 (2.63%) Windows CE
8 3 (1.32%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.88%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.88%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (72.81%) Software Engineering
2 77 (33.77%) SDLC
3 74 (32.46%) Multithreading
4 59 (25.88%) OO
5 55 (24.12%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (19.74%) TDD
7 26 (11.40%) Validation
8 20 (8.77%) Configuration Management
8 20 (8.77%) Web Development
9 19 (8.33%) MVC
10 18 (7.89%) OOD
11 17 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (6.14%) Mentoring
12 14 (6.14%) OOP
12 14 (6.14%) Software Testing
13 13 (5.70%) UML
14 12 (5.26%) CQRS
14 12 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
14 12 (5.26%) SOA
15 11 (4.82%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 211 (92.54%) C++
2 100 (43.86%) SQL
3 82 (35.96%) C#
4 57 (25.00%) C
5 47 (20.61%) Java
6 39 (17.11%) VC++
7 34 (14.91%) JavaScript
8 18 (7.89%) Assembly Language
9 13 (5.70%) Ruby
9 13 (5.70%) VB
10 11 (4.82%) VB6
11 7 (3.07%) PHP
11 7 (3.07%) R
12 5 (2.19%) Embedded C++
13 3 (1.32%) Lua
14 2 (0.88%) Apple Swift
14 2 (0.88%) C++/CLI
14 2 (0.88%) Embedded C
14 2 (0.88%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 103 (45.18%) Degree
2 11 (4.82%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.39%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.51%) PhD
5 2 (0.88%) HND
6 1 (0.44%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.44%) QA
System Software
1 13 (5.70%) Firmware
Vendors
1 61 (26.75%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.14%) Progress
3 10 (4.39%) Perforce
4 6 (2.63%) Oracle
5 5 (2.19%) ANSYS
6 2 (0.88%) Borland
6 2 (0.88%) QNX
7 1 (0.44%) IBM
7 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.44%) Telelogic
7 1 (0.44%) Xamarin
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