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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 718 718 606
Rank change year-on-year
0 -112
Permanent jobs citing MFC 160 180 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.16% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 0.42% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 140 172 243
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £48,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
38607 42805 40861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.76% 39.14% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 33262 36689 35616
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +6.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 31 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 31 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 +11 69 £47,500 +35.71% 8
London +6 29 £67,500 +68.75% 1
West Midlands -1 18 £25,000 -41.17%
East of England -19 16 £40,000 -5.88% 1
South West -5 14 £40,000 -3.03% 5
North West 0 9 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Yorkshire - 8 £34,000 -
MFC
UK

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 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++
2 195 (61.51%) Software Engineering
3 194 (61.20%) Windows
4 153 (48.26%) C#
5 128 (40.38%) Degree
6 126 (39.75%) SQL
6 126 (39.75%) Visual Studio
7 114 (35.96%) Multithreading
8 99 (31.23%) Computer Science
9 95 (29.97%) Microsoft
10 92 (29.02%) HTML
10 92 (29.02%) Java
11 90 (28.39%) JavaScript
11 90 (28.39%) .NET
12 87 (27.44%) STL
13 74 (23.34%) Agile Software Development
14 66 (20.82%) OO
15 65 (20.50%) SQL Server
16 57 (17.98%) XML
16 57 (17.98%) VC++
17 55 (17.35%) Qt
18 52 (16.40%) Client/Server
18 52 (16.40%) ASP.NET
19 50 (15.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
20 48 (15.14%) OOD
20 48 (15.14%) Analytical Skills
21 45 (14.20%) TDD
22 44 (13.88%) Algorithms
23 42 (13.25%) Android
24 41 (12.93%) WPF

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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
2 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (5.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.32%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 35 (11.04%) TCP/IP
2 14 (4.42%) Ethernet
3 8 (2.52%) HTTP
4 7 (2.21%) Internet
5 6 (1.89%) RFID
5 6 (1.89%) LDAP
5 6 (1.89%) Bluetooth
5 6 (1.89%) NFC
6 3 (0.95%) GSM
6 3 (0.95%) Wireless
7 2 (0.63%) GPRS
7 2 (0.63%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (0.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (20.50%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.94%) Relational Database
3 12 (3.79%) MySQL
4 8 (2.52%) Oracle Database
4 8 (2.52%) RDBMS
5 7 (2.21%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.58%) DB2
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 126 (39.75%) Visual Studio
2 26 (8.20%) Subversion
3 17 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (2.84%) Hudson
4 9 (2.84%) CruiseControl
4 9 (2.84%) CppUnit
4 9 (2.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 9 (2.84%) Bugzilla
5 7 (2.21%) NUnit
5 7 (2.21%) Git (software)
5 7 (2.21%) GCC
5 7 (2.21%) GoogleTest
6 3 (0.95%) WinDbg
7 1 (0.32%) AQtime
7 1 (0.32%) dotTrace
7 1 (0.32%) JIRA
7 1 (0.32%) LabVIEW
General
1 40 (12.62%) Finance
2 29 (9.15%) Games
3 22 (6.94%) Electronics
4 13 (4.10%) Automotive
5 11 (3.47%) Advertising
6 10 (3.15%) Aerospace
7 8 (2.52%) Legal
8 7 (2.21%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.89%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.26%) Banking
11 2 (0.63%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.63%) Front Office
12 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.32%) Marketing
12 1 (0.32%) Retail
12 1 (0.32%) Military
Job Titles
1 154 (48.58%) Developer
2 145 (45.74%) Software Engineer
3 106 (33.44%) C++ Developer
4 54 (17.03%) C++ Software Engineer
5 51 (16.09%) Software Developer
6 38 (11.99%) C++ Software Developer
7 24 (7.57%) Graduate
8 22 (6.94%) Senior Software Engineer
9 19 (5.99%) Team Leader
9 19 (5.99%) C# Developer
10 18 (5.68%) GUI Developer
11 16 (5.05%) C++ Team Leader
11 16 (5.05%) Junior
12 15 (4.73%) Senior Developer
12 15 (4.73%) Junior Developer
13 14 (4.42%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 11 (3.47%) Applications Developer
14 11 (3.47%) Graduate Software Engineer
15 10 (3.15%) C++ Applications Developer
16 8 (2.52%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (29.02%) HTML
2 90 (28.39%) .NET
3 87 (27.44%) STL
4 57 (17.98%) XML
5 55 (17.35%) Qt
6 52 (16.40%) ASP.NET
7 50 (15.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 41 (12.93%) WPF
9 39 (12.30%) jQuery
9 39 (12.30%) HTML5
10 33 (10.41%) OpenGL
11 32 (10.09%) COM
12 21 (6.62%) D-Bus
13 20 (6.31%) DirectX
14 15 (4.73%) WinForms
15 13 (4.10%) Ajax
15 13 (4.10%) PhoneGap
16 11 (3.47%) ASP.NET Web API
17 9 (2.84%) WCF
17 9 (2.84%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 99 (31.23%) Computer Science
2 52 (16.40%) Client/Server
3 48 (15.14%) Analytical Skills
4 44 (13.88%) Algorithms
5 30 (9.46%) Pocket PC
6 29 (9.15%) Mathematics
7 16 (5.05%) Visualisation
8 13 (4.10%) Device Driver
9 12 (3.79%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (3.79%) User Experience
10 11 (3.47%) Data Structures
10 11 (3.47%) Fat Client
10 11 (3.47%) 3D Graphics
10 11 (3.47%) Thin Client
11 10 (3.15%) Derivative
11 10 (3.15%) Physics
12 9 (2.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 9 (2.84%) Fixed Income
13 8 (2.52%) Management Information System
13 8 (2.52%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 194 (61.20%) Windows
2 42 (13.25%) Android
3 38 (11.99%) Linux
3 38 (11.99%) Apple iOS
4 20 (6.31%) UNIX
5 8 (2.52%) Solaris
6 6 (1.89%) Windows Phone
7 5 (1.58%) Windows CE
8 2 (0.63%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (61.51%) Software Engineering
2 114 (35.96%) Multithreading
3 74 (23.34%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (20.82%) OO
5 48 (15.14%) OOD
6 45 (14.20%) TDD
7 33 (10.41%) SDLC
8 27 (8.52%) UML
9 26 (8.20%) Mentoring
10 25 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (6.62%) Scrum
12 15 (4.73%) Unit Testing
12 15 (4.73%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (3.79%) OOA/OOD
14 11 (3.47%) Data Modelling
14 11 (3.47%) Validation
15 10 (3.15%) Software Architecture
15 10 (3.15%) Kanban
16 9 (2.84%) Low Latency
16 9 (2.84%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 306 (96.53%) C++
2 153 (48.26%) C#
3 126 (39.75%) SQL
4 92 (29.02%) Java
5 90 (28.39%) JavaScript
6 57 (17.98%) VC++
7 39 (12.30%) C
8 35 (11.04%) Objective-C
9 11 (3.47%) Embedded C++
10 9 (2.84%) Embedded C
11 6 (1.89%) Pascal
11 6 (1.89%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.95%) VB
13 2 (0.63%) Assembly Language
13 2 (0.63%) R
14 1 (0.32%) ANSI C
14 1 (0.32%) Python
14 1 (0.32%) VBScript
14 1 (0.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 128 (40.38%) Degree
2 32 (10.09%) MCP
2 32 (10.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.21%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.89%) PhD
5 5 (1.58%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.79%) QA
2 3 (0.95%) JTAG
3 2 (0.63%) TickIT
System Software
1 10 (3.15%) Firmware
2 7 (2.21%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 95 (29.97%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.05%) Oracle
3 13 (4.10%) Xamarin
4 8 (2.52%) Intel
5 3 (0.95%) Lauterbach
6 2 (0.63%) EMC
6 2 (0.63%) NEC
6 2 (0.63%) Green Hills
6 2 (0.63%) DevExpress
6 2 (0.63%) Atmel
6 2 (0.63%) Bloomberg
6 2 (0.63%) Sybase
7 1 (0.32%) Progress
7 1 (0.32%) Sun
7 1 (0.32%) Dell
7 1 (0.32%) Sophos
7 1 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.32%) Mitel
7 1 (0.32%) Google
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