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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 697 719 619
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -100
Permanent jobs citing MFC 181 182 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.46% 0.42% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 157 172 228
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
39212 43484 41190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.99% 39.40% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 33880 37477 36127
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 July 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 3 July 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
South East +9 62 £45,000 +28.57% 11
London +11 31 £60,000 +45.45% 4
East of England -5 30 £40,000 -5.88% 1
West Midlands -4 20 £32,500 -27.77% 2
South West +3 15 £40,000 +15.94% 7
North West +7 13 £27,500 -31.25%
Yorkshire - 12 £34,000 -
MFC
UK

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 306 (96.53%) C++
2 197 (62.15%) Windows
3 192 (60.57%) Software Engineering
4 154 (48.58%) C#
5 131 (41.32%) Degree
6 126 (39.75%) SQL
7 123 (38.80%) Visual Studio
8 115 (36.28%) Multithreading
9 98 (30.91%) Computer Science
10 95 (29.97%) Microsoft
11 94 (29.65%) HTML
11 94 (29.65%) STL
12 92 (29.02%) JavaScript
13 90 (28.39%) .NET
14 83 (26.18%) Java
15 77 (24.29%) Agile Software Development
16 72 (22.71%) SQL Server
16 72 (22.71%) OO
17 61 (19.24%) Client/Server
18 59 (18.61%) XML
19 56 (17.67%) VC++
20 51 (16.09%) ASP.NET
20 51 (16.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
21 48 (15.14%) Linux
22 47 (14.83%) Analytical Skills
23 46 (14.51%) Qt
24 45 (14.20%) TDD
24 45 (14.20%) C
24 45 (14.20%) OOD
24 45 (14.20%) Finance

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 8 (2.52%) Apache
2 1 (0.32%) Node.js
Applications
1 19 (5.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) RMDS
1 2 (0.63%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.32%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 40 (12.62%) TCP/IP
2 15 (4.73%) Ethernet
3 8 (2.52%) HTTP
4 7 (2.21%) Internet
5 6 (1.89%) RFID
5 6 (1.89%) Wireless
5 6 (1.89%) NFC
5 6 (1.89%) LDAP
5 6 (1.89%) Bluetooth
5 6 (1.89%) GSM
6 5 (1.58%) GPRS
7 1 (0.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (22.71%) SQL Server
2 28 (8.83%) Relational Database
3 18 (5.68%) MySQL
4 8 (2.52%) RDBMS
5 7 (2.21%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.58%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.58%) DB2
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 123 (38.80%) Visual Studio
2 31 (9.78%) Subversion
3 19 (5.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (4.42%) Hudson
4 14 (4.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 14 (4.42%) Bugzilla
4 14 (4.42%) CruiseControl
5 13 (4.10%) GoogleTest
5 13 (4.10%) GCC
6 11 (3.47%) CppUnit
7 9 (2.84%) NUnit
8 7 (2.21%) Git (software)
9 3 (0.95%) WinDbg
10 2 (0.63%) FishEye
10 2 (0.63%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.63%) JIRA
10 2 (0.63%) FitNesse
10 2 (0.63%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.32%) LabVIEW
11 1 (0.32%) AQtime
General
1 45 (14.20%) Finance
2 25 (7.89%) Electronics
3 24 (7.57%) Games
4 12 (3.79%) Advertising
5 11 (3.47%) Automotive
6 8 (2.52%) Legal
6 8 (2.52%) Aerospace
7 7 (2.21%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.58%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.26%) Banking
10 2 (0.63%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.63%) Marketing
10 2 (0.63%) Front Office
11 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.32%) Retail
11 1 (0.32%) Military
Job Titles
1 158 (49.84%) Developer
2 142 (44.79%) Software Engineer
3 111 (35.02%) C++ Developer
4 49 (15.46%) C++ Software Engineer
5 45 (14.20%) Software Developer
6 32 (10.09%) C++ Software Developer
7 29 (9.15%) Senior Software Engineer
8 19 (5.99%) C# Developer
9 18 (5.68%) Graduate
10 17 (5.36%) GUI Developer
11 16 (5.05%) Junior
12 15 (4.73%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 15 (4.73%) Team Leader
12 15 (4.73%) Junior Developer
13 13 (4.10%) Senior Developer
14 12 (3.79%) C++ Team Leader
15 10 (3.15%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
16 9 (2.84%) Applications Developer
17 8 (2.52%) C++ Applications Developer
18 7 (2.21%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (29.65%) HTML
1 94 (29.65%) STL
2 90 (28.39%) .NET
3 59 (18.61%) XML
4 51 (16.09%) ASP.NET
4 51 (16.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 46 (14.51%) Qt
6 42 (13.25%) HTML5
7 40 (12.62%) WPF
7 40 (12.62%) jQuery
8 33 (10.41%) OpenGL
9 25 (7.89%) COM
10 18 (5.68%) DirectX
10 18 (5.68%) D-Bus
11 14 (4.42%) WinForms
12 13 (4.10%) Ajax
12 13 (4.10%) FIX Protocol
12 13 (4.10%) PhoneGap
13 11 (3.47%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (3.47%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 98 (30.91%) Computer Science
2 61 (19.24%) Client/Server
3 47 (14.83%) Analytical Skills
4 44 (13.88%) Algorithms
5 31 (9.78%) Pocket PC
6 28 (8.83%) Mathematics
7 16 (5.05%) Visualisation
8 15 (4.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 15 (4.73%) Fixed Income
9 14 (4.42%) 3D Graphics
10 13 (4.10%) Device Driver
11 12 (3.79%) Enterprise Software
12 11 (3.47%) Embedded Systems
13 10 (3.15%) Derivative
14 9 (2.84%) Data Structures
15 8 (2.52%) User Experience
15 8 (2.52%) Fat Client
15 8 (2.52%) Physics
15 8 (2.52%) Thin Client
16 7 (2.21%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 197 (62.15%) Windows
2 48 (15.14%) Linux
3 43 (13.56%) Android
4 39 (12.30%) Apple iOS
5 26 (8.20%) UNIX
6 8 (2.52%) Windows CE
6 8 (2.52%) Solaris
7 6 (1.89%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.63%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (60.57%) Software Engineering
2 115 (36.28%) Multithreading
3 77 (24.29%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (22.71%) OO
5 45 (14.20%) OOD
5 45 (14.20%) TDD
6 29 (9.15%) Scrum
7 28 (8.83%) SDLC
8 26 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (7.26%) UML
10 22 (6.94%) Mentoring
11 16 (5.05%) Kanban
12 15 (4.73%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (4.73%) Low Latency
12 15 (4.73%) Unit Testing
13 13 (4.10%) Pair Programming
14 11 (3.47%) OOA/OOD
14 11 (3.47%) Validation
15 10 (3.15%) Software Architecture
16 9 (2.84%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 306 (96.53%) C++
2 154 (48.58%) C#
3 126 (39.75%) SQL
4 92 (29.02%) JavaScript
5 83 (26.18%) Java
6 56 (17.67%) VC++
7 45 (14.20%) C
8 36 (11.36%) Objective-C
9 14 (4.42%) Embedded C++
10 12 (3.79%) Embedded C
11 6 (1.89%) Pascal
12 5 (1.58%) Assembly Language
13 4 (1.26%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.26%) VB
14 2 (0.63%) PHP
14 2 (0.63%) R
15 1 (0.32%) ANSI C
15 1 (0.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 131 (41.32%) Degree
2 33 (10.41%) MCP
2 33 (10.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.84%) PhD
4 7 (2.21%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.58%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.99%) QA
2 6 (1.89%) JTAG
3 2 (0.63%) TickIT
System Software
1 15 (4.73%) Firmware
2 7 (2.21%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 95 (29.97%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.10%) Xamarin
3 11 (3.47%) Oracle
4 8 (2.52%) Intel
5 7 (2.21%) EMC
6 6 (1.89%) Lauterbach
7 5 (1.58%) NEC
8 2 (0.63%) Green Hills
8 2 (0.63%) Xilinx
8 2 (0.63%) DevExpress
8 2 (0.63%) Atmel
8 2 (0.63%) Bloomberg
8 2 (0.63%) Sybase
9 1 (0.32%) Progress
9 1 (0.32%) Sun
9 1 (0.32%) Dell
9 1 (0.32%) Sophos
9 1 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.32%) Mitel
9 1 (0.32%) Google
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
South West
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Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + excellent package & training
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £20k to £28k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
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Surrey
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Surrey
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