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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 721 741 656
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -85
Permanent jobs citing MFC 142 116 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.12% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 0.29% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 134 110 208
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +21.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +25.00%
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
37306 40057 41670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.39% 40.87% 41.29%
Number of salaries quoted 32144 33531 37041
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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
London +25 46 £65,000 +18.18% 2
South East -16 29 £45,000 +5.88% 4
East of England -3 22 £40,000 -5.88% 6
South West -6 16 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Yorkshire +6 14 £35,000 -9.67%
North West 0 10 £31,250 -10.71% 2
West Midlands -14 6 £30,750 -25.45% 1
MFC
UK

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 304 (97.12%) C++
2 196 (62.62%) Windows
3 166 (53.04%) Software Engineering
4 135 (43.13%) C#
4 135 (43.13%) Visual Studio
5 132 (42.17%) STL
6 120 (38.34%) Multithreading
7 100 (31.95%) OO
7 100 (31.95%) SQL Server
7 100 (31.95%) SQL
8 98 (31.31%) Microsoft
9 90 (28.75%) Linux
9 90 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
10 89 (28.43%) Degree
11 73 (23.32%) .NET
12 70 (22.36%) HTML
13 68 (21.73%) JavaScript
14 66 (21.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 65 (20.77%) XML
16 63 (20.13%) C
17 61 (19.49%) Scrum
18 58 (18.53%) TDD
19 57 (18.21%) Finance
20 56 (17.89%) MySQL
20 56 (17.89%) Relational Database
21 54 (17.25%) QA
22 53 (16.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 53 (16.93%) Low Latency
23 52 (16.61%) Algorithms
23 52 (16.61%) HTML5

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.32%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (2.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (6.39%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 2 (0.64%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.96%) SaaS
3 1 (0.32%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 44 (14.06%) TCP/IP
2 13 (4.15%) Wireless
3 12 (3.83%) GPRS
3 12 (3.83%) GSM
3 12 (3.83%) Ethernet
4 5 (1.60%) HTTP
5 3 (0.96%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.32%) Internet
6 1 (0.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (31.95%) SQL Server
2 56 (17.89%) MySQL
2 56 (17.89%) Relational Database
3 9 (2.88%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (1.28%) RDBMS
6 3 (0.96%) DB2
7 2 (0.64%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.32%) MS Access
8 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 135 (43.13%) Visual Studio
2 51 (16.29%) GCC
3 34 (10.86%) GoogleTest
4 32 (10.22%) Subversion
5 29 (9.27%) CppUnit
6 24 (7.67%) Bugzilla
7 22 (7.03%) NUnit
8 20 (6.39%) SpecFlow
8 20 (6.39%) Cucumber
8 20 (6.39%) FitNesse
9 19 (6.07%) Hudson
9 19 (6.07%) CruiseControl
9 19 (6.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 11 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (1.60%) Rational DOORS
11 5 (1.60%) GDB
11 5 (1.60%) Rational Rhapsody
12 4 (1.28%) Git (software)
12 4 (1.28%) ProC
13 3 (0.96%) JIRA
General
1 57 (18.21%) Finance
2 18 (5.75%) Electronics
3 17 (5.43%) Marketing
4 13 (4.15%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.24%) Advertising
5 7 (2.24%) Games
6 5 (1.60%) Banking
7 4 (1.28%) French Language
8 3 (0.96%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.96%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.96%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.64%) Front Office
10 1 (0.32%) Military
10 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 199 (63.58%) Developer
2 143 (45.69%) C++ Developer
3 138 (44.09%) Software Engineer
4 55 (17.57%) C++ Software Engineer
5 41 (13.10%) Software Developer
6 39 (12.46%) Senior Software Engineer
7 29 (9.27%) C++ Software Developer
8 24 (7.67%) C# Developer
9 19 (6.07%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 18 (5.75%) Graduate
11 15 (4.79%) .NET Developer
12 14 (4.47%) Web Developer
12 14 (4.47%) C# Software Engineer
13 13 (4.15%) C# .NET Developer
14 12 (3.83%) .NET Software Engineer
15 10 (3.19%) Junior Developer
15 10 (3.19%) Junior
16 9 (2.88%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
17 8 (2.56%) C++/C# Developer
18 7 (2.24%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (42.17%) STL
2 73 (23.32%) .NET
3 70 (22.36%) HTML
4 66 (21.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 65 (20.77%) XML
6 52 (16.61%) HTML5
7 50 (15.97%) FIX Protocol
8 44 (14.06%) Qt
9 27 (8.63%) Web Services
10 26 (8.31%) OpenGL
11 25 (7.99%) ASP.NET
12 24 (7.67%) ATL
13 23 (7.35%) WCF
14 16 (5.11%) DirectX
15 15 (4.79%) WPF
16 14 (4.47%) OpenCL
17 11 (3.51%) WinForms
18 10 (3.19%) COM
19 8 (2.56%) .NET Framework
19 8 (2.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 53 (16.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 52 (16.61%) Fixed Income
2 52 (16.61%) Algorithms
3 50 (15.97%) Computer Science
4 44 (14.06%) Client/Server
5 24 (7.67%) 3D Graphics
6 23 (7.35%) Mathematics
6 23 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (6.39%) Hedge funds
7 20 (6.39%) Inversion of Control
8 12 (3.83%) Home Automation
8 12 (3.83%) Embedded Systems
9 9 (2.88%) Physics
10 8 (2.56%) CUDA
10 8 (2.56%) Device Driver
11 7 (2.24%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 6 (1.92%) Pocket PC
13 5 (1.60%) Visualisation
13 5 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (1.28%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 196 (62.62%) Windows
2 90 (28.75%) Linux
3 28 (8.95%) Android
4 25 (7.99%) UNIX
5 18 (5.75%) Apple iOS
6 15 (4.79%) Windows CE
7 5 (1.60%) VxWorks
8 4 (1.28%) Mac OS X
8 4 (1.28%) Solaris
9 3 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.64%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.32%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (53.04%) Software Engineering
2 120 (38.34%) Multithreading
3 100 (31.95%) OO
4 90 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
5 61 (19.49%) Scrum
6 58 (18.53%) TDD
7 53 (16.93%) Low Latency
8 50 (15.97%) Kanban
8 50 (15.97%) Pair Programming
9 29 (9.27%) OOD
10 22 (7.03%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (6.39%) Agile Testing
11 20 (6.39%) BDD
11 20 (6.39%) ATDD
12 18 (5.75%) UML
13 14 (4.47%) Project Management
14 11 (3.51%) Performance Engineering
15 9 (2.88%) CAD
16 8 (2.56%) OOP
17 7 (2.24%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 304 (97.12%) C++
2 135 (43.13%) C#
3 100 (31.95%) SQL
4 68 (21.73%) JavaScript
5 63 (20.13%) C
6 42 (13.42%) Java
7 37 (11.82%) VC++
8 16 (5.11%) Embedded C++
9 14 (4.47%) Embedded C
10 13 (4.15%) Objective-C
11 12 (3.83%) Assembly Language
12 6 (1.92%) VB
13 5 (1.60%) C++/CLI
13 5 (1.60%) Perl
14 4 (1.28%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.28%) Delphi
14 4 (1.28%) VB6
15 3 (0.96%) XPath
15 3 (0.96%) MATLAB
16 2 (0.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 89 (28.43%) Degree
2 16 (5.11%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.19%) PhD
4 6 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.92%) MCP
5 4 (1.28%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.96%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.96%) VCP4
7 2 (0.64%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (17.25%) QA
2 12 (3.83%) JTAG
System Software
1 15 (4.79%) Firmware
2 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 98 (31.31%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.47%) EMC
3 12 (3.83%) Oracle
3 12 (3.83%) NEC
3 12 (3.83%) Lauterbach
4 8 (2.56%) Borland
5 5 (1.60%) QNX
6 3 (0.96%) Green Hills
6 3 (0.96%) Atmel
6 3 (0.96%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.64%) Xilinx
7 2 (0.64%) DevExpress
7 2 (0.64%) Bloomberg
7 2 (0.64%) Intel
7 2 (0.64%) Sybase
8 1 (0.32%) Sun
8 1 (0.32%) Dell
8 1 (0.32%) Citrix
8 1 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.32%) Sophos
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