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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 762 716 603
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -113
Permanent jobs citing MFC 122 173 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.16% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.32% 0.42% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 105 167 250
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -10.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -9.41%
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
38421 41313 39919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.58% 38.56% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 33157 35020 34727
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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
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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 +21 60 £47,500 +35.71% 3
London -28 23 £70,000 +75.00% 2
West Midlands +4 13 £26,250 -43.24%
South West -20 12 £40,000 +1.26% 3
North West +3 7 £35,000 -12.50% 1
East of England -23 7 £21,500 -46.25% 2
Yorkshire +10 3 £34,000 -15.00%
MFC
UK

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 277 (97.54%) C++
2 175 (61.62%) Windows
3 171 (60.21%) Software Engineering
4 134 (47.18%) C#
5 115 (40.49%) Degree
6 113 (39.79%) Visual Studio
7 112 (39.44%) SQL
8 103 (36.27%) Multithreading
9 91 (32.04%) Computer Science
10 85 (29.93%) Java
11 82 (28.87%) HTML
12 80 (28.17%) Microsoft
13 79 (27.82%) JavaScript
14 77 (27.11%) STL
15 75 (26.41%) .NET
16 61 (21.48%) Agile Software Development
17 57 (20.07%) VC++
18 54 (19.01%) Qt
19 52 (18.31%) OO
20 50 (17.61%) SQL Server
21 48 (16.90%) XML
21 48 (16.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
22 45 (15.85%) ASP.NET
23 42 (14.79%) OOD
23 42 (14.79%) Analytical Skills
23 42 (14.79%) Algorithms
24 41 (14.44%) Client/Server
25 40 (14.08%) TDD
26 39 (13.73%) WPF
27 38 (13.38%) Android

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (3.87%) Apache
2 1 (0.35%) Node.js
2 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (9.15%) TCP/IP
2 12 (4.23%) Ethernet
3 8 (2.82%) HTTP
4 6 (2.11%) LDAP
4 6 (2.11%) Bluetooth
4 6 (2.11%) Internet
4 6 (2.11%) RFID
4 6 (2.11%) NFC
5 2 (0.70%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (0.35%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (17.61%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.58%) Relational Database
3 8 (2.82%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.76%) MySQL
4 5 (1.76%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.41%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.70%) DB2
7 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 113 (39.79%) Visual Studio
2 18 (6.34%) Subversion
3 12 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (3.17%) CppUnit
5 7 (2.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 7 (2.46%) Bugzilla
5 7 (2.46%) Hudson
5 7 (2.46%) CruiseControl
6 5 (1.76%) NUnit
6 5 (1.76%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.06%) GCC
7 3 (1.06%) GoogleTest
7 3 (1.06%) WinDbg
8 1 (0.35%) JIRA
General
1 34 (11.97%) Finance
2 27 (9.51%) Games
3 23 (8.10%) Electronics
4 13 (4.58%) Automotive
5 11 (3.87%) Advertising
6 10 (3.52%) Aerospace
7 8 (2.82%) Legal
8 7 (2.46%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (2.11%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 137 (48.24%) Developer
2 127 (44.72%) Software Engineer
3 97 (34.15%) C++ Developer
4 52 (18.31%) Software Developer
5 49 (17.25%) C++ Software Engineer
6 39 (13.73%) C++ Software Developer
7 24 (8.45%) Graduate
8 21 (7.39%) Team Leader
9 18 (6.34%) C++ Team Leader
10 17 (5.99%) GUI Developer
10 17 (5.99%) Senior Software Engineer
11 15 (5.28%) Senior Developer
12 13 (4.58%) Junior
12 13 (4.58%) Applications Developer
12 13 (4.58%) C# Developer
13 12 (4.23%) Junior Developer
13 12 (4.23%) C++ Applications Developer
14 11 (3.87%) Graduate Software Engineer
15 10 (3.52%) Embedded Software Engineer
16 8 (2.82%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (28.87%) HTML
2 77 (27.11%) STL
3 75 (26.41%) .NET
4 54 (19.01%) Qt
5 48 (16.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 48 (16.90%) XML
6 45 (15.85%) ASP.NET
7 39 (13.73%) WPF
8 34 (11.97%) OpenGL
8 34 (11.97%) HTML5
9 33 (11.62%) jQuery
10 31 (10.92%) COM
11 22 (7.75%) D-Bus
12 21 (7.39%) DirectX
13 16 (5.63%) WinForms
14 14 (4.93%) Ajax
15 12 (4.23%) PhoneGap
16 9 (3.17%) ASP.NET Web API
16 9 (3.17%) XSD
16 9 (3.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 91 (32.04%) Computer Science
2 42 (14.79%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (14.79%) Algorithms
3 41 (14.44%) Client/Server
4 32 (11.27%) Mathematics
5 25 (8.80%) Pocket PC
6 13 (4.58%) Data Structures
6 13 (4.58%) Visualisation
7 12 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (4.23%) User Experience
8 11 (3.87%) Fat Client
8 11 (3.87%) Derivative
8 11 (3.87%) Physics
8 11 (3.87%) Thin Client
8 11 (3.87%) 3D Graphics
9 10 (3.52%) Device Driver
10 8 (2.82%) Management Information System
11 6 (2.11%) Smartcard
11 6 (2.11%) Interactive TV
11 6 (2.11%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 175 (61.62%) Windows
2 38 (13.38%) Android
3 34 (11.97%) Linux
4 33 (11.62%) Apple iOS
5 17 (5.99%) UNIX
6 11 (3.87%) Solaris
7 6 (2.11%) Windows CE
7 6 (2.11%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.35%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.35%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.35%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (60.21%) Software Engineering
2 103 (36.27%) Multithreading
3 61 (21.48%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (18.31%) OO
5 42 (14.79%) OOD
6 40 (14.08%) TDD
7 35 (12.32%) SDLC
8 25 (8.80%) Mentoring
9 22 (7.75%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (6.34%) Scrum
10 18 (6.34%) UML
11 16 (5.63%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (5.28%) Unit Testing
13 14 (4.93%) OOA/OOD
13 14 (4.93%) Validation
14 13 (4.58%) Data Modelling
15 11 (3.87%) Software Architecture
16 9 (3.17%) Image Processing
17 8 (2.82%) 3D Programming
17 8 (2.82%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 277 (97.54%) C++
2 134 (47.18%) C#
3 112 (39.44%) SQL
4 85 (29.93%) Java
5 79 (27.82%) JavaScript
6 57 (20.07%) VC++
7 33 (11.62%) C
8 29 (10.21%) Objective-C
9 7 (2.46%) Embedded C
9 7 (2.46%) Pascal
10 6 (2.11%) Embedded C++
10 6 (2.11%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.06%) VB
11 3 (1.06%) Python
12 2 (0.70%) R
13 1 (0.35%) ANSI C
13 1 (0.35%) VBScript
13 1 (0.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 115 (40.49%) Degree
2 27 (9.51%) MCP
2 27 (9.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.11%) PhD
4 5 (1.76%) DV Cleared
4 5 (1.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.82%) QA
2 2 (0.70%) TickIT
3 1 (0.35%) JTAG
System Software
1 7 (2.46%) Firmware
2 6 (2.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 80 (28.17%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.34%) Oracle
3 12 (4.23%) Xamarin
4 8 (2.82%) Intel
5 1 (0.35%) Progress
5 1 (0.35%) Lauterbach
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