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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 701 720 637
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -83
Permanent jobs citing MFC 149 126 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.13% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 0.32% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 140 121 236
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +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
36647 39427 43716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.09% 41.22% 42.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31799 33200 39159
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
London +17 51 £55,000 - 2
South East -21 36 £42,500 - 1
Yorkshire -5 20 £35,000 -3.44%
South West -5 17 £40,000 -5.88%
East of England -17 12 £40,000 +3.22% 5
North West - 8 £27,500 - 2
West Midlands -18 3 £37,500 -6.25% 1
North East -15 1 £38,000 +16.92%
East Midlands - 1 £37,500 - 1
MFC
UK

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (97.76%) C++
2 204 (65.18%) Windows
3 166 (53.04%) Software Engineering
4 143 (45.69%) C#
5 137 (43.77%) Visual Studio
6 130 (41.53%) STL
7 115 (36.74%) Multithreading
8 103 (32.91%) SQL
9 102 (32.59%) SQL Server
10 96 (30.67%) Microsoft
11 93 (29.71%) Linux
12 90 (28.75%) OO
12 90 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
13 83 (26.52%) Degree
14 81 (25.88%) .NET
15 70 (22.36%) HTML
15 70 (22.36%) XML
16 68 (21.73%) Scrum
17 67 (21.41%) JavaScript
18 66 (21.09%) C
19 65 (20.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
20 58 (18.53%) MySQL
21 56 (17.89%) Finance
22 55 (17.57%) TDD
23 54 (17.25%) HTML5
24 53 (16.93%) QA
25 52 (16.61%) Relational Database
26 51 (16.29%) Algorithms
27 50 (15.97%) Low Latency
27 50 (15.97%) GCC

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.32%) IIS
2 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (2.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.32%) MS Office
2 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (6.39%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.60%) SaaS
2 4 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (11.50%) TCP/IP
2 12 (3.83%) Ethernet
3 10 (3.19%) GPRS
3 10 (3.19%) GSM
3 10 (3.19%) Wireless
4 5 (1.60%) HTTP
5 3 (0.96%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.64%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (32.59%) SQL Server
2 58 (18.53%) MySQL
3 52 (16.61%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.19%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (0.96%) MS Access
8 2 (0.64%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 137 (43.77%) Visual Studio
2 50 (15.97%) GCC
3 30 (9.58%) GoogleTest
4 29 (9.27%) CppUnit
5 25 (7.99%) Subversion
6 23 (7.35%) Bugzilla
7 20 (6.39%) FitNesse
7 20 (6.39%) NUnit
7 20 (6.39%) SpecFlow
7 20 (6.39%) Cucumber
8 18 (5.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 18 (5.75%) CruiseControl
8 18 (5.75%) Hudson
9 9 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (1.60%) GDB
10 5 (1.60%) Rational DOORS
10 5 (1.60%) Rational Rhapsody
11 4 (1.28%) Maven
11 4 (1.28%) JUnit
11 4 (1.28%) ProC
General
1 56 (17.89%) Finance
2 17 (5.43%) Marketing
2 17 (5.43%) Electronics
3 12 (3.83%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.92%) Investment Banking
4 6 (1.92%) Banking
4 6 (1.92%) Games
4 6 (1.92%) Advertising
5 4 (1.28%) French Language
6 3 (0.96%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.64%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.32%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 204 (65.18%) Developer
2 139 (44.41%) C++ Developer
3 133 (42.49%) Software Engineer
4 57 (18.21%) C++ Software Engineer
5 46 (14.70%) Software Developer
6 35 (11.18%) Senior Software Engineer
7 32 (10.22%) C# Developer
8 31 (9.90%) C++ Software Developer
9 22 (7.03%) .NET Developer
10 20 (6.39%) C# .NET Developer
11 19 (6.07%) C# Software Engineer
11 19 (6.07%) Graduate
12 17 (5.43%) .NET Software Engineer
13 15 (4.79%) Junior
13 15 (4.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 14 (4.47%) Junior Developer
14 14 (4.47%) Web Developer
15 12 (3.83%) Programmer
16 11 (3.51%) C++/C# Developer
17 9 (2.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (41.53%) STL
2 81 (25.88%) .NET
3 70 (22.36%) HTML
3 70 (22.36%) XML
4 65 (20.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 54 (17.25%) HTML5
6 49 (15.65%) FIX Protocol
7 40 (12.78%) Qt
8 30 (9.58%) OpenGL
9 29 (9.27%) Web Services
10 25 (7.99%) ATL
11 22 (7.03%) WCF
12 21 (6.71%) WPF
12 21 (6.71%) ASP.NET
13 19 (6.07%) WinForms
14 17 (5.43%) DirectX
15 16 (5.11%) OpenCL
16 7 (2.24%) COM
17 6 (1.92%) .NET Framework
17 6 (1.92%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 51 (16.29%) Algorithms
2 50 (15.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 49 (15.65%) Fixed Income
4 44 (14.06%) Computer Science
5 36 (11.50%) Client/Server
6 27 (8.63%) 3D Graphics
6 27 (8.63%) Analytical Skills
7 25 (7.99%) Mathematics
8 20 (6.39%) Hedge funds
8 20 (6.39%) Inversion of Control
9 12 (3.83%) Home Automation
10 11 (3.51%) Physics
10 11 (3.51%) CUDA
11 10 (3.19%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (1.60%) Data Structures
12 5 (1.60%) Device Driver
13 4 (1.28%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 4 (1.28%) Mobile App
14 3 (0.96%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 204 (65.18%) Windows
2 93 (29.71%) Linux
3 27 (8.63%) Android
4 19 (6.07%) UNIX
5 16 (5.11%) Windows CE
6 13 (4.15%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.60%) VxWorks
8 4 (1.28%) Solaris
8 4 (1.28%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.32%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.32%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (53.04%) Software Engineering
2 115 (36.74%) Multithreading
3 90 (28.75%) OO
3 90 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (21.73%) Scrum
5 55 (17.57%) TDD
6 50 (15.97%) Low Latency
7 49 (15.65%) Kanban
7 49 (15.65%) Pair Programming
8 23 (7.35%) OOD
9 20 (6.39%) Project Management
9 20 (6.39%) ATDD
9 20 (6.39%) Agile Testing
9 20 (6.39%) BDD
10 19 (6.07%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (3.51%) Performance Engineering
12 10 (3.19%) UML
13 9 (2.88%) CAD
14 8 (2.56%) OOA/OOD
15 7 (2.24%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 306 (97.76%) C++
2 143 (45.69%) C#
3 103 (32.91%) SQL
4 67 (21.41%) JavaScript
5 66 (21.09%) C
6 42 (13.42%) Java
7 40 (12.78%) VC++
8 12 (3.83%) Assembly Language
8 12 (3.83%) Embedded C
8 12 (3.83%) Embedded C++
9 8 (2.56%) VB
10 7 (2.24%) Objective-C
10 7 (2.24%) PHP
10 7 (2.24%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.92%) Perl
12 5 (1.60%) C++/CLI
13 4 (1.28%) VB6
13 4 (1.28%) Delphi
13 4 (1.28%) MATLAB
14 3 (0.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 83 (26.52%) Degree
2 14 (4.47%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.83%) PhD
4 3 (0.96%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.64%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.64%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.32%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (16.93%) QA
2 10 (3.19%) JTAG
System Software
1 12 (3.83%) Firmware
2 2 (0.64%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 96 (30.67%) Microsoft
2 23 (7.35%) Oracle
3 12 (3.83%) EMC
4 10 (3.19%) Lauterbach
4 10 (3.19%) NEC
5 8 (2.56%) Borland
6 5 (1.60%) QNX
7 2 (0.64%) Xilinx
7 2 (0.64%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.32%) MathWorks
8 1 (0.32%) Intel
8 1 (0.32%) Citrix
8 1 (0.32%) Green Hills
8 1 (0.32%) Atmel
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