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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 692 599 592
Rank change year-on-year
-93 -7
Permanent jobs citing MFC 180 258 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.25% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% 0.64% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 172 245 279
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £65,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
42701 40509 45931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.06% 39.81% 41.35%
Number of salaries quoted 36588 35367 40844
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 30 July 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 30 July 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
(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 -35 59 £35,000 -26.31% 5
London -47 53 £40,000 -36.00% 3
East of England -22 40 £42,500 +13.33% 1
West Midlands -2 9 £42,500 -5.55%
South West -39 8 £41,250 +10.00%
East Midlands -6 7 £40,000 +23.07% 3
North West -3 5 £40,000 +6.66%
MFC
UK

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 360 (95.24%) C++
2 252 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 248 (65.61%) C#
4 196 (51.85%) Windows
5 168 (44.44%) .NET
6 127 (33.60%) Visual Studio
7 121 (32.01%) SQL
8 112 (29.63%) Degree
9 110 (29.10%) C
10 94 (24.87%) OO
11 91 (24.07%) VC++
12 84 (22.22%) Java
13 83 (21.96%) SQL Server
14 79 (20.90%) Multithreading
15 74 (19.58%) XML
16 72 (19.05%) WPF
17 69 (18.25%) Linux
18 65 (17.20%) WinForms
19 56 (14.81%) Microsoft
20 52 (13.76%) Agile Software Development
20 52 (13.76%) Finance
21 49 (12.96%) JavaScript
22 47 (12.43%) Computer Science
23 45 (11.90%) Scrum
23 45 (11.90%) STL
24 44 (11.64%) Android
25 43 (11.38%) HTML
26 41 (10.85%) Banking
27 37 (9.79%) OOD
27 37 (9.79%) Project Management

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 9 (2.38%) IIS
2 7 (1.85%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.79%) Apache
3 3 (0.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 30 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (8.99%) TCP/IP
2 26 (6.88%) Ethernet
3 12 (3.17%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (2.38%) Wireless
4 9 (2.38%) Bluetooth
5 8 (2.12%) GPRS
5 8 (2.12%) GSM
6 3 (0.79%) 4G
6 3 (0.79%) ZigBee
6 3 (0.79%) 3G
6 3 (0.79%) 2G
7 1 (0.26%) Intranet
7 1 (0.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (21.96%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (2.91%) MySQL
4 9 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.26%) DB2
Development Applications
1 127 (33.60%) Visual Studio
2 24 (6.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (5.56%) Subversion
4 18 (4.76%) Maven
5 16 (4.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 16 (4.23%) NUnit
6 15 (3.97%) JUnit
7 10 (2.65%) JIRA
8 9 (2.38%) SoapUI
9 8 (2.12%) PVCS
10 6 (1.59%) Bugzilla
11 5 (1.32%) Hudson
11 5 (1.32%) Git (software)
11 5 (1.32%) MSTest
11 5 (1.32%) CruiseControl
11 5 (1.32%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.79%) xUnit.net
12 3 (0.79%) Rhino Mocks
12 3 (0.79%) Moq
12 3 (0.79%) MbUnit
General
1 52 (13.76%) Finance
2 41 (10.85%) Banking
3 25 (6.61%) Investment Banking
3 25 (6.61%) Electronics
4 18 (4.76%) Retail
5 16 (4.23%) Manufacturing
6 14 (3.70%) Automotive
7 11 (2.91%) Games
8 6 (1.59%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.32%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.53%) Advertising
10 2 (0.53%) French Language
10 2 (0.53%) German Language
10 2 (0.53%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.53%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.26%) Marketing
11 1 (0.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 212 (56.08%) Developer
2 175 (46.30%) Software Engineer
3 86 (22.75%) C# Developer
4 76 (20.11%) C++ Developer
5 68 (17.99%) Software Developer
6 55 (14.55%) C++ Software Engineer
7 47 (12.43%) Senior Software Engineer
8 41 (10.85%) .NET Developer
9 37 (9.79%) C# .NET Developer
10 35 (9.26%) C# Software Engineer
11 32 (8.47%) Senior Developer
12 29 (7.67%) C++ Software Developer
13 28 (7.41%) .NET Software Engineer
14 26 (6.88%) Java Developer
15 24 (6.35%) C++/C# Developer
16 21 (5.56%) Junior
17 19 (5.03%) C# Software Developer
17 19 (5.03%) Junior Developer
17 19 (5.03%) Graduate
18 17 (4.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (44.44%) .NET
2 74 (19.58%) XML
3 72 (19.05%) WPF
4 65 (17.20%) WinForms
5 45 (11.90%) STL
6 43 (11.38%) HTML
7 34 (8.99%) Qt
8 32 (8.47%) HTML5
9 28 (7.41%) ASP.NET
10 26 (6.88%) .NET Framework
11 25 (6.61%) WCF
12 24 (6.35%) ATL
12 24 (6.35%) J2EE
12 24 (6.35%) J2SE
13 21 (5.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 20 (5.29%) Web Services
14 20 (5.29%) SOAP
15 19 (5.03%) OpenGL
16 18 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
17 17 (4.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 47 (12.43%) Computer Science
2 28 (7.41%) Mathematics
3 20 (5.29%) Physics
4 17 (4.50%) Firmware
5 16 (4.23%) Client/Server
6 15 (3.97%) Device Driver
7 14 (3.70%) 3D Graphics
7 14 (3.70%) CUDA
8 13 (3.44%) Embedded Systems
8 13 (3.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 10 (2.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 8 (2.12%) Home Automation
11 6 (1.59%) Derivative
12 4 (1.06%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.79%) Handset
13 3 (0.79%) iDTV
13 3 (0.79%) N-Tier
14 2 (0.53%) Thin Client
14 2 (0.53%) VHDL
14 2 (0.53%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 196 (51.85%) Windows
2 69 (18.25%) Linux
3 44 (11.64%) Android
4 20 (5.29%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.65%) UNIX
5 10 (2.65%) Windows CE
6 9 (2.38%) Windows 8
7 6 (1.59%) Solaris
8 2 (0.53%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 94 (24.87%) OO
3 79 (20.90%) Multithreading
4 52 (13.76%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (11.90%) Scrum
6 37 (9.79%) OOD
6 37 (9.79%) Project Management
7 26 (6.88%) TDD
7 26 (6.88%) MVVM
8 24 (6.35%) UML
8 24 (6.35%) OOP
9 19 (5.03%) Time Management
10 16 (4.23%) Unit Testing
10 16 (4.23%) Image Processing
10 16 (4.23%) Embedded Software Development
11 14 (3.70%) MVC
12 13 (3.44%) Software Architecture
12 13 (3.44%) Software Testing
13 10 (2.65%) Video Processing
13 10 (2.65%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 360 (95.24%) C++
2 248 (65.61%) C#
3 121 (32.01%) SQL
4 110 (29.10%) C
5 91 (24.07%) VC++
6 84 (22.22%) Java
7 49 (12.96%) JavaScript
8 28 (7.41%) Embedded C
9 19 (5.03%) Embedded C++
10 13 (3.44%) Assembly Language
11 11 (2.91%) PHP
12 9 (2.38%) T-SQL
13 7 (1.85%) VB
13 7 (1.85%) Perl
14 5 (1.32%) VB.NET
15 4 (1.06%) MATLAB
16 3 (0.79%) C++/CLI
16 3 (0.79%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.53%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 112 (29.63%) Degree
2 12 (3.17%) PhD
3 5 (1.32%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.91%) TickIT
1 11 (2.91%) ISO 9000
2 3 (0.79%) HL7
2 3 (0.79%) DICOM
3 1 (0.26%) QA
3 1 (0.26%) SLA
3 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 56 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 16 (4.23%) Perforce
3 11 (2.91%) EMC
3 11 (2.91%) Oracle
4 8 (2.12%) NEC
5 4 (1.06%) MathWorks
5 4 (1.06%) Borland
6 3 (0.79%) Xamarin
6 3 (0.79%) QNX
7 2 (0.53%) Citrix
7 2 (0.53%) VMware
8 1 (0.26%) Freescale
8 1 (0.26%) Google
8 1 (0.26%) Apple
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