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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 711 608 592
Rank change year-on-year
-103 -16
Permanent jobs citing MFC 173 257 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.26% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 0.65% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 165 247 297
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
42173 39839 45494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.55% 39.70% 41.12%
Number of salaries quoted 35799 34726 40353
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014. 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 -24 62 £40,000 -38.46% 4
South East -48 55 £35,000 -26.31% 6
East of England -44 30 £42,500 +13.33% 3
South West -34 8 £40,750 +22.55% 5
North West -16 7 £40,000 +6.66%
West Midlands -18 5 £46,250 +8.82%
Yorkshire -50 4 £40,000 -6.97% 1
East Midlands -9 3 £40,000 -11.11% 1
MFC
UK

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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.

1 364 (96.04%) C++
2 259 (68.34%) Software Engineering
3 253 (66.75%) C#
4 209 (55.15%) Windows
5 171 (45.12%) .NET
6 133 (35.09%) Visual Studio
7 121 (31.93%) SQL
8 113 (29.82%) Degree
9 104 (27.44%) C
10 95 (25.07%) SQL Server
11 94 (24.80%) OO
12 90 (23.75%) VC++
13 89 (23.48%) Multithreading
14 84 (22.16%) Java
15 81 (21.37%) XML
16 74 (19.53%) WPF
17 67 (17.68%) WinForms
18 65 (17.15%) Microsoft
19 64 (16.89%) Linux
20 63 (16.62%) Agile Software Development
21 53 (13.98%) JavaScript
21 53 (13.98%) Finance
21 53 (13.98%) Scrum
22 51 (13.46%) STL
23 50 (13.19%) Computer Science
24 49 (12.93%) HTML
25 46 (12.14%) Banking
26 43 (11.35%) Android
27 39 (10.29%) OOD
28 38 (10.03%) Project Management

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 9 (2.37%) IIS
2 6 (1.58%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.79%) Apache
3 3 (0.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 27 (7.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (8.44%) TCP/IP
2 22 (5.80%) Ethernet
3 10 (2.64%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (2.37%) Wireless
5 8 (2.11%) GPRS
5 8 (2.11%) GSM
6 5 (1.32%) Bluetooth
7 3 (0.79%) 2G
7 3 (0.79%) ZigBee
7 3 (0.79%) 4G
7 3 (0.79%) 3G
8 2 (0.53%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.26%) Intranet
9 1 (0.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (25.07%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 18 (4.75%) MySQL
3 9 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.06%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.53%) MS Access
7 2 (0.53%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.26%) DB2
8 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 133 (35.09%) Visual Studio
2 27 (7.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (5.54%) Maven
4 19 (5.01%) Subversion
5 18 (4.75%) JUnit
6 16 (4.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 16 (4.22%) NUnit
7 10 (2.64%) JIRA
8 9 (2.37%) SoapUI
9 8 (2.11%) Bugzilla
10 7 (1.85%) CruiseControl
10 7 (1.85%) Hudson
11 6 (1.58%) PVCS
12 5 (1.32%) Eclipse
12 5 (1.32%) MSTest
13 4 (1.06%) InstallShield
14 3 (0.79%) ReSharper
14 3 (0.79%) CppUnit
14 3 (0.79%) Rhino Mocks
14 3 (0.79%) Moq
General
1 53 (13.98%) Finance
2 46 (12.14%) Banking
3 30 (7.92%) Investment Banking
4 26 (6.86%) Electronics
5 18 (4.75%) Retail
6 14 (3.69%) Automotive
7 13 (3.43%) Manufacturing
7 13 (3.43%) Games
8 6 (1.58%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.32%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.53%) Advertising
10 2 (0.53%) French Language
10 2 (0.53%) German Language
10 2 (0.53%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.53%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.26%) Marketing
11 1 (0.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 213 (56.20%) Developer
2 180 (47.49%) Software Engineer
3 89 (23.48%) C# Developer
4 75 (19.79%) C++ Developer
5 69 (18.21%) Software Developer
6 62 (16.36%) C++ Software Engineer
7 46 (12.14%) Senior Software Engineer
8 40 (10.55%) .NET Developer
9 37 (9.76%) C# .NET Developer
10 36 (9.50%) C# Software Engineer
11 34 (8.97%) Senior Developer
12 31 (8.18%) C++ Software Developer
13 29 (7.65%) Java Developer
13 29 (7.65%) Junior
13 29 (7.65%) .NET Software Engineer
14 27 (7.12%) C++/C# Developer
15 26 (6.86%) Junior Developer
16 19 (5.01%) Graduate
17 18 (4.75%) C# Software Developer
18 17 (4.49%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (45.12%) .NET
2 81 (21.37%) XML
3 74 (19.53%) WPF
4 67 (17.68%) WinForms
5 51 (13.46%) STL
6 49 (12.93%) HTML
7 33 (8.71%) HTML5
8 31 (8.18%) Qt
9 27 (7.12%) J2EE
9 27 (7.12%) ASP.NET
9 27 (7.12%) J2SE
10 25 (6.60%) ATL
10 25 (6.60%) WCF
11 24 (6.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 22 (5.80%) Web Services
13 21 (5.54%) SOAP
13 21 (5.54%) OpenGL
13 21 (5.54%) .NET Framework
14 17 (4.49%) OpenCL
15 16 (4.22%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 50 (13.19%) Computer Science
2 29 (7.65%) Mathematics
3 23 (6.07%) Physics
4 18 (4.75%) 3D Graphics
5 17 (4.49%) Client/Server
5 17 (4.49%) CUDA
6 15 (3.96%) Device Driver
7 13 (3.43%) Firmware
7 13 (3.43%) Embedded Systems
8 12 (3.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 10 (2.64%) Home Automation
10 7 (1.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 6 (1.58%) Mobile App
12 5 (1.32%) Derivative
13 3 (0.79%) N-Tier
13 3 (0.79%) iDTV
13 3 (0.79%) Handset
14 2 (0.53%) Thin Client
14 2 (0.53%) Fixed Income
14 2 (0.53%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 209 (55.15%) Windows
2 64 (16.89%) Linux
3 43 (11.35%) Android
4 18 (4.75%) Apple iOS
5 12 (3.17%) Windows CE
6 9 (2.37%) Windows 8
6 9 (2.37%) UNIX
7 5 (1.32%) Solaris
8 2 (0.53%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (68.34%) Software Engineering
2 94 (24.80%) OO
3 89 (23.48%) Multithreading
4 63 (16.62%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (13.98%) Scrum
6 39 (10.29%) OOD
7 38 (10.03%) Project Management
8 28 (7.39%) TDD
9 25 (6.60%) UML
10 24 (6.33%) OOP
11 23 (6.07%) MVVM
12 17 (4.49%) Time Management
13 16 (4.22%) Image Processing
13 16 (4.22%) Unit Testing
14 14 (3.69%) MVC
15 13 (3.43%) Service Management
15 13 (3.43%) Software Testing
15 13 (3.43%) Software Architecture
16 12 (3.17%) Video Processing
17 10 (2.64%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 364 (96.04%) C++
2 253 (66.75%) C#
3 121 (31.93%) SQL
4 104 (27.44%) C
5 90 (23.75%) VC++
6 84 (22.16%) Java
7 53 (13.98%) JavaScript
8 22 (5.80%) Embedded C
9 15 (3.96%) Embedded C++
9 15 (3.96%) PHP
10 11 (2.90%) Assembly Language
11 9 (2.37%) T-SQL
11 9 (2.37%) VB
12 7 (1.85%) Perl
13 5 (1.32%) MATLAB
14 3 (0.79%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.79%) C++/CLI
14 3 (0.79%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.53%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.53%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 113 (29.82%) Degree
2 14 (3.69%) PhD
3 6 (1.58%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.53%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.90%) TickIT
1 11 (2.90%) ISO 9000
2 3 (0.79%) QA
2 3 (0.79%) HL7
2 3 (0.79%) DICOM
3 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.53%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 65 (17.15%) Microsoft
2 21 (5.54%) Oracle
3 14 (3.69%) Perforce
4 11 (2.90%) EMC
5 8 (2.11%) NEC
6 5 (1.32%) MathWorks
7 4 (1.06%) Borland
8 3 (0.79%) QNX
8 3 (0.79%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.53%) VMware
9 2 (0.53%) Citrix
10 1 (0.26%) Apple
10 1 (0.26%) Google
10 1 (0.26%) Freescale
Middlesex
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Ruislip
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive salary & package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + +Pension, other Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North East
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension + BUPA + Life Ins + Lunch +
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Yorkshire Staffing Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum (+ Benefits Package)
Posted: 7 days ago
Derbyshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 13 days ago
West Sussex
Yorkshire Staffing Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago