The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 715 643 576
Rank change year-on-year
-72 -67
Permanent jobs citing MFC 188 223 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.21% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 0.52% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 173 211 285
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
46279 42780 49654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.48% 40.36% 41.93%
Number of salaries quoted 39149 37645 44461
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
MFC
UK

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East +1 58 £40,000 +6.66% 8
London -18 55 £42,500 +30.76% 4
East of England -18 30 £42,500 - 8
West Midlands +11 17 £41,250 +17.85% 3
South West -59 10 £42,500 +25.00% 3
Yorkshire -59 7 £40,000 +33.33% 1
North East -1 5 £35,000 +6.87%
East Midlands -16 4 £35,000 - 1
North West -5 2 £35,000 -
MFC
UK

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 306 (93.29%) C++
2 212 (64.63%) C#
3 182 (55.49%) Software Engineering
4 157 (47.87%) Windows
5 132 (40.24%) .NET
6 120 (36.59%) C
7 99 (30.18%) Visual Studio
8 86 (26.22%) SQL
9 80 (24.39%) VC++
10 79 (24.09%) Microsoft
11 75 (22.87%) Degree
12 69 (21.04%) OO
13 66 (20.12%) Linux
14 65 (19.82%) SQL Server
15 58 (17.68%) Finance
16 57 (17.38%) HTML
16 57 (17.38%) STL
17 54 (16.46%) XML
18 51 (15.55%) WPF
19 45 (13.72%) JavaScript
20 42 (12.80%) Computer Science
21 41 (12.50%) Multithreading
21 41 (12.50%) Java
21 41 (12.50%) COM
22 37 (11.28%) MS Excel
23 33 (10.06%) WCF
24 31 (9.45%) TCP/IP
25 28 (8.54%) OOD
25 28 (8.54%) .NET Framework
26 25 (7.62%) SQL Server 2008

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 8 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.52%) Apache
3 4 (1.22%) IIS
4 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 37 (11.28%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.91%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (9.45%) TCP/IP
2 21 (6.40%) Ethernet
3 10 (3.05%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (1.83%) Wireless
4 6 (1.83%) LDAP
4 6 (1.83%) Bluetooth
5 4 (1.22%) SNMP
5 4 (1.22%) Internet
6 3 (0.91%) SSL
6 3 (0.91%) Firewall
6 3 (0.91%) Network Security
7 2 (0.61%) 802.11
7 2 (0.61%) GPRS
7 2 (0.61%) GSM
7 2 (0.61%) LAN
7 2 (0.61%) WLAN
8 1 (0.30%) Broadband
8 1 (0.30%) NGN
8 1 (0.30%) Intranet
8 1 (0.30%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (19.82%) SQL Server
2 25 (7.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (6.40%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.91%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (0.91%) MySQL
6 3 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 99 (30.18%) Visual Studio
2 14 (4.27%) Subversion
3 13 (3.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (3.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 7 (2.13%) PVCS
5 7 (2.13%) NUnit
6 5 (1.52%) MSTest
6 5 (1.52%) Moq
6 5 (1.52%) JIRA
6 5 (1.52%) Git (software)
7 4 (1.22%) SoapUI
8 3 (0.91%) Rational Rhapsody
8 3 (0.91%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (0.91%) GCC
8 3 (0.91%) Bugzilla
9 2 (0.61%) CruiseControl
9 2 (0.61%) Hudson
10 1 (0.30%) xUnit.net
10 1 (0.30%) Maven
10 1 (0.30%) Eclipse
General
1 58 (17.68%) Finance
2 18 (5.49%) Manufacturing
3 13 (3.96%) Electronics
4 11 (3.35%) Automotive
5 10 (3.05%) Back Office
6 8 (2.44%) Aerospace
7 7 (2.13%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.52%) Banking
8 5 (1.52%) Retail
9 4 (1.22%) Front Office
9 4 (1.22%) Legal
10 3 (0.91%) Avionics
11 2 (0.61%) iGaming
11 2 (0.61%) Games
11 2 (0.61%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.30%) German Language
Job Titles
1 197 (60.06%) Developer
2 130 (39.63%) Software Engineer
3 94 (28.66%) C++ Developer
4 80 (24.39%) Software Developer
5 59 (17.99%) C# Developer
6 45 (13.72%) Senior Software Engineer
7 33 (10.06%) C++ Software Engineer
8 32 (9.76%) Senior Developer
9 28 (8.54%) C++ Software Developer
10 20 (6.10%) C++/C# Developer
11 19 (5.79%) WPF Developer
12 18 (5.49%) C# Software Developer
12 18 (5.49%) C# Software Engineer
13 16 (4.88%) C# .NET Developer
14 15 (4.57%) .NET Developer
15 13 (3.96%) Senior C# Developer
15 13 (3.96%) .NET Software Engineer
16 12 (3.66%) Senior C++ Developer
17 9 (2.74%) Embedded Software Engineer
17 9 (2.74%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (40.24%) .NET
2 57 (17.38%) STL
2 57 (17.38%) HTML
3 54 (16.46%) XML
4 51 (15.55%) WPF
5 41 (12.50%) COM
6 33 (10.06%) WCF
7 28 (8.54%) .NET Framework
8 25 (7.62%) WinForms
9 23 (7.01%) Qt
10 22 (6.71%) HTML5
11 21 (6.40%) Silverlight
12 20 (6.10%) CSS
13 16 (4.88%) ASP.NET
14 14 (4.27%) ATL
15 11 (3.35%) OpenGL
16 10 (3.05%) ASP.NET MVC
17 9 (2.74%) jQuery
17 9 (2.74%) Web Services
18 8 (2.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (12.80%) Computer Science
2 23 (7.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 19 (5.79%) Mathematics
4 14 (4.27%) Derivative
4 14 (4.27%) Client/Server
5 12 (3.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 10 (3.05%) Firmware
7 9 (2.74%) Device Driver
8 7 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
8 7 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.52%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.61%) Home Automation
10 2 (0.61%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.61%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (0.61%) Equities
10 2 (0.61%) Credit Derivative
10 2 (0.61%) CCTV
10 2 (0.61%) iDTV
10 2 (0.61%) Physics
11 1 (0.30%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 157 (47.87%) Windows
2 66 (20.12%) Linux
3 22 (6.71%) UNIX
4 19 (5.79%) Android
5 14 (4.27%) Solaris
6 8 (2.44%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.83%) Windows CE
8 4 (1.22%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.61%) CentOS
9 2 (0.61%) VxWorks
9 2 (0.61%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (55.49%) Software Engineering
2 69 (21.04%) OO
3 41 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 28 (8.54%) OOD
5 23 (7.01%) UML
5 23 (7.01%) Validation
5 23 (7.01%) Time Management
6 21 (6.40%) Risk Assessment
6 21 (6.40%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (5.79%) TDD
7 19 (5.79%) Scrum
7 19 (5.79%) MVVM
7 19 (5.79%) Embedded Software Development
8 16 (4.88%) Project Management
9 14 (4.27%) OOP
10 12 (3.66%) MVC
10 12 (3.66%) Performance Analysis
11 10 (3.05%) Image Processing
12 9 (2.74%) Software Architecture
13 7 (2.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 306 (93.29%) C++
2 212 (64.63%) C#
3 120 (36.59%) C
4 86 (26.22%) SQL
5 80 (24.39%) VC++
6 45 (13.72%) JavaScript
7 41 (12.50%) Java
8 17 (5.18%) Embedded C
9 14 (4.27%) PL/SQL
10 13 (3.96%) Perl
11 9 (2.74%) Embedded C++
12 7 (2.13%) Assembly Language
12 7 (2.13%) T-SQL
13 6 (1.83%) VB
14 5 (1.52%) VB.NET
14 5 (1.52%) PHP
15 4 (1.22%) C++/CLI
16 3 (0.91%) Python
17 2 (0.61%) Tcl
17 2 (0.61%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 75 (22.87%) Degree
2 6 (1.83%) PhD
2 6 (1.83%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.52%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.83%) TickIT
1 6 (1.83%) ISO 9000
2 4 (1.22%) QA
3 3 (0.91%) HL7
3 3 (0.91%) DICOM
4 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 79 (24.09%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.57%) Oracle
3 7 (2.13%) Intel
3 7 (2.13%) Perforce
4 5 (1.52%) QNX
5 4 (1.22%) Borland
6 2 (0.61%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.61%) EMC
6 2 (0.61%) NEC
6 2 (0.61%) Meru Networks
7 1 (0.30%) Telelogic
7 1 (0.30%) Google
7 1 (0.30%) Freescale
7 1 (0.30%) IBM
7 1 (0.30%) Apple
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Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-40k
Posted: 20 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hereford and Worcester
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans
DP Connect
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: £Competitive salary & package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Mayflower Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Awesome Prospects+Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: c30K + benefits (Inc. flexi-time)
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
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Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k+ Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: upto circa £30,000 per year upon experience
Posted: 6 days ago
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
East Midlands
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
West London
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Coventry
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Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum
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