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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 698 707 649
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -58
Permanent jobs citing MFC 162 203 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% 0.46% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 150 188 206
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
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
38347 44497 41332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.08% 40.28% 40.82%
Number of salaries quoted 33059 38286 36256
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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 27 May 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 May 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 -15 47 £45,000 +20.00% 5
East of England +7 34 £40,000 -3.03%
London +15 25 £60,000 +41.17% 4
South West -4 17 £33,500 -21.17% 1
West Midlands -10 14 £30,000 -27.71% 1
Yorkshire +19 12 £34,500 -8.00% 3
North West - 11 £27,500 - 1
East Midlands +6 3 £30,000 -25.00%
MFC
UK

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 294 (96.71%) C++
2 185 (60.86%) Windows
3 166 (54.61%) Software Engineering
4 140 (46.05%) C#
5 121 (39.80%) Degree
6 120 (39.47%) Visual Studio
7 112 (36.84%) Multithreading
8 111 (36.51%) SQL
9 106 (34.87%) Microsoft
10 105 (34.54%) STL
11 89 (29.28%) JavaScript
11 89 (29.28%) OO
12 88 (28.95%) Computer Science
13 87 (28.62%) HTML
14 82 (26.97%) SQL Server
15 79 (25.99%) .NET
16 75 (24.67%) Agile Software Development
17 64 (21.05%) Java
18 60 (19.74%) Client/Server
19 57 (18.75%) XML
20 53 (17.43%) Linux
20 53 (17.43%) TDD
21 52 (17.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
22 51 (16.78%) VC++
22 51 (16.78%) Finance
22 51 (16.78%) Algorithms
23 50 (16.45%) HTML5
24 47 (15.46%) C
25 46 (15.13%) OOD
26 43 (14.14%) Relational Database

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 1 (0.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 21 (6.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.63%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 2 (0.66%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 41 (13.49%) TCP/IP
2 15 (4.93%) Ethernet
3 12 (3.95%) HTTP
4 10 (3.29%) GSM
4 10 (3.29%) Wireless
5 9 (2.96%) GPRS
6 7 (2.30%) Internet
7 6 (1.97%) RFID
7 6 (1.97%) LDAP
7 6 (1.97%) Bluetooth
7 6 (1.97%) NFC
8 1 (0.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (26.97%) SQL Server
2 43 (14.14%) Relational Database
3 34 (11.18%) MySQL
4 8 (2.63%) RDBMS
5 6 (1.97%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.64%) DB2
7 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 120 (39.47%) Visual Studio
2 30 (9.87%) Subversion
3 29 (9.54%) GCC
4 24 (7.89%) GoogleTest
5 19 (6.25%) CppUnit
6 18 (5.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (4.61%) Bugzilla
7 14 (4.61%) NUnit
8 13 (4.28%) CruiseControl
8 13 (4.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 13 (4.28%) Hudson
9 8 (2.63%) FitNesse
9 8 (2.63%) Cucumber
9 8 (2.63%) SpecFlow
10 6 (1.97%) Git (software)
11 3 (0.99%) JIRA
11 3 (0.99%) FishEye
12 2 (0.66%) GDB
13 1 (0.33%) Rational Rhapsody
13 1 (0.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 51 (16.78%) Finance
2 28 (9.21%) Electronics
3 17 (5.59%) Games
4 7 (2.30%) Advertising
5 6 (1.97%) Marketing
5 6 (1.97%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (1.97%) Automotive
6 5 (1.64%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.32%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.32%) Banking
8 2 (0.66%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.66%) Front Office
9 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.33%) Retail
9 1 (0.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 175 (57.57%) Developer
2 132 (43.42%) C++ Developer
3 125 (41.12%) Software Engineer
4 42 (13.82%) C++ Software Engineer
5 34 (11.18%) Software Developer
6 28 (9.21%) Senior Software Engineer
7 26 (8.55%) C++ Software Developer
8 20 (6.58%) C# Developer
9 16 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 15 (4.93%) Junior
11 14 (4.61%) Junior Developer
11 14 (4.61%) GUI Developer
12 12 (3.95%) Senior Developer
13 10 (3.29%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
14 8 (2.63%) Applications Developer
15 7 (2.30%) Graduate
15 7 (2.30%) Junior C# Developer
15 7 (2.30%) C++ Applications Developer
15 7 (2.30%) Junior C++ Developer
16 6 (1.97%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (34.54%) STL
2 87 (28.62%) HTML
3 79 (25.99%) .NET
4 57 (18.75%) XML
5 52 (17.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 50 (16.45%) HTML5
7 41 (13.49%) ASP.NET
8 38 (12.50%) Qt
9 30 (9.87%) jQuery
9 30 (9.87%) WPF
10 28 (9.21%) FIX Protocol
11 26 (8.55%) OpenGL
12 21 (6.91%) DirectX
13 19 (6.25%) COM
14 16 (5.26%) Web Services
15 14 (4.61%) D-Bus
16 12 (3.95%) .NET Framework
17 11 (3.62%) PhoneGap
17 11 (3.62%) ASP.NET Web API
18 10 (3.29%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 88 (28.95%) Computer Science
2 60 (19.74%) Client/Server
3 51 (16.78%) Algorithms
4 42 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
5 31 (10.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 30 (9.87%) Fixed Income
7 27 (8.88%) Pocket PC
8 24 (7.89%) Mathematics
9 21 (6.91%) 3D Graphics
10 15 (4.93%) Visualisation
10 15 (4.93%) Embedded Systems
11 10 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (2.96%) Home Automation
13 8 (2.63%) Data Structures
13 8 (2.63%) Inversion of Control
13 8 (2.63%) Hedge funds
14 7 (2.30%) Management Information System
14 7 (2.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 6 (1.97%) Smartcard
15 6 (1.97%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 185 (60.86%) Windows
2 53 (17.43%) Linux
3 41 (13.49%) Android
4 36 (11.84%) Apple iOS
5 24 (7.89%) UNIX
6 7 (2.30%) Windows CE
7 6 (1.97%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.66%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.66%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (54.61%) Software Engineering
2 112 (36.84%) Multithreading
3 89 (29.28%) OO
4 75 (24.67%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (17.43%) TDD
6 46 (15.13%) OOD
7 41 (13.49%) Scrum
8 31 (10.20%) Kanban
8 31 (10.20%) Low Latency
9 28 (9.21%) Pair Programming
10 23 (7.57%) UML
11 21 (6.91%) SDLC
12 20 (6.58%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (3.95%) OOA/OOD
13 12 (3.95%) Mentoring
13 12 (3.95%) 3D Programming
14 9 (2.96%) OOP
15 8 (2.63%) Data Modelling
15 8 (2.63%) MVC
15 8 (2.63%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 294 (96.71%) C++
2 140 (46.05%) C#
3 111 (36.51%) SQL
4 89 (29.28%) JavaScript
5 64 (21.05%) Java
6 51 (16.78%) VC++
7 47 (15.46%) C
8 33 (10.86%) Objective-C
9 17 (5.59%) Embedded C++
10 15 (4.93%) Embedded C
11 9 (2.96%) Assembly Language
12 4 (1.32%) VB
13 2 (0.66%) PHP
13 2 (0.66%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.66%) R
14 1 (0.33%) C++/CLI
14 1 (0.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 121 (39.80%) Degree
2 29 (9.54%) MCP
2 29 (9.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.63%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.64%) DV Cleared
4 5 (1.64%) PhD
5 3 (0.99%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (11.18%) QA
2 10 (3.29%) JTAG
3 2 (0.66%) TickIT
System Software
1 15 (4.93%) Firmware
2 7 (2.30%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 106 (34.87%) Microsoft
2 11 (3.62%) EMC
2 11 (3.62%) Xamarin
3 10 (3.29%) Lauterbach
4 9 (2.96%) NEC
5 7 (2.30%) Oracle
6 3 (0.99%) Green Hills
6 3 (0.99%) Atmel
7 2 (0.66%) Xilinx
7 2 (0.66%) DevExpress
7 2 (0.66%) Bloomberg
7 2 (0.66%) Sybase
7 2 (0.66%) Intel
7 2 (0.66%) Borland
8 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.33%) Sun
8 1 (0.33%) Dell
8 1 (0.33%) Sophos
8 1 (0.33%) QNX
8 1 (0.33%) Mitel
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 53 minutes ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum +benefits
Posted: 53 minutes ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + pension, healthcare, more
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ThreePeople
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + dep on experience
Posted: 18 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Attractive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Attractive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Attractive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to 40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £85,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Talent Spa
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension + Flexi Hours + Home Work +
Posted: 6 days ago