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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 690 698 583
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -115
Permanent jobs citing MFC 177 166 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.17% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.46% 0.40% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 160 155 296
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 £34,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +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
38147 41460 45758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 36.83% 41.22% 42.53%
Number of salaries quoted 33048 35282 41065
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 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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
London +26 64 £55,000 +10.00% 3
South East -13 51 £42,500 - 4
Yorkshire -8 19 £30,750 -12.14% 2
South West -25 15 £40,000 +3.22% 1
East of England -24 13 £40,000 +3.22% 5
North West -10 7 £27,500 -38.88% 1
East Midlands - 4 £37,500 -
West Midlands -27 3 £34,500 -13.75% 2
North East -19 2 £38,000 +16.92%
MFC
UK

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 339 (97.69%) C++
2 225 (64.84%) Windows
3 201 (57.93%) Software Engineering
4 178 (51.30%) C#
5 146 (42.07%) Visual Studio
6 121 (34.87%) STL
6 121 (34.87%) Multithreading
7 119 (34.29%) SQL
8 109 (31.41%) SQL Server
9 105 (30.26%) Degree
10 104 (29.97%) Agile Software Development
11 102 (29.39%) .NET
12 93 (26.80%) OO
13 91 (26.22%) Linux
13 91 (26.22%) Microsoft
14 81 (23.34%) XML
15 74 (21.33%) Scrum
16 70 (20.17%) C
17 69 (19.88%) HTML
18 68 (19.60%) Java
19 67 (19.31%) JavaScript
20 62 (17.87%) Finance
20 62 (17.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
21 59 (17.00%) MySQL
22 54 (15.56%) Algorithms
23 51 (14.70%) HTML5
24 50 (14.41%) TDD
24 50 (14.41%) Computer Science
25 45 (12.97%) VC++
26 44 (12.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.29%) IIS
2 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (2.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (4.90%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.31%) SaaS
2 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (9.22%) TCP/IP
2 15 (4.32%) Ethernet
3 9 (2.59%) GPRS
3 9 (2.59%) GSM
3 9 (2.59%) Wireless
4 5 (1.44%) HTTP
5 3 (0.86%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.86%) 3G
5 3 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (0.86%) 2G
5 3 (0.86%) ZigBee
5 3 (0.86%) 4G
5 3 (0.86%) Bluetooth
6 2 (0.58%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (31.41%) SQL Server
2 59 (17.00%) MySQL
3 44 (12.68%) Relational Database
4 10 (2.88%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (0.86%) MS Access
8 2 (0.58%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.29%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.29%) DB2
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 146 (42.07%) Visual Studio
2 42 (12.10%) GCC
3 27 (7.78%) CppUnit
4 22 (6.34%) GoogleTest
5 21 (6.05%) Subversion
5 21 (6.05%) NUnit
6 19 (5.48%) Bugzilla
7 17 (4.90%) SpecFlow
7 17 (4.90%) Cucumber
7 17 (4.90%) FitNesse
8 14 (4.03%) Hudson
8 14 (4.03%) JUnit
8 14 (4.03%) CruiseControl
8 14 (4.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 14 (4.03%) Maven
9 10 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (1.44%) Rational DOORS
10 5 (1.44%) GDB
10 5 (1.44%) Rational Rhapsody
11 4 (1.15%) ProC
General
1 62 (17.87%) Finance
2 23 (6.63%) Banking
3 22 (6.34%) Investment Banking
4 16 (4.61%) Marketing
4 16 (4.61%) Electronics
5 12 (3.46%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.88%) Games
7 7 (2.02%) Automotive
8 6 (1.73%) Advertising
9 5 (1.44%) Aerospace
10 4 (1.15%) French Language
11 3 (0.86%) Retail
11 3 (0.86%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 234 (67.44%) Developer
2 150 (43.23%) Software Engineer
3 137 (39.48%) C++ Developer
4 63 (18.16%) C++ Software Engineer
5 56 (16.14%) C# Developer
6 55 (15.85%) Software Developer
7 34 (9.80%) C++ Software Developer
8 31 (8.93%) Senior Software Engineer
9 30 (8.65%) .NET Developer
10 27 (7.78%) Graduate
10 27 (7.78%) C# .NET Developer
11 26 (7.49%) C# Software Engineer
12 24 (6.92%) Junior
13 23 (6.63%) Junior Developer
13 23 (6.63%) .NET Software Engineer
14 21 (6.05%) C++/C# Developer
15 16 (4.61%) Embedded Software Engineer
16 15 (4.32%) Java Developer
17 14 (4.03%) Web Developer
18 13 (3.75%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (34.87%) STL
2 102 (29.39%) .NET
3 81 (23.34%) XML
4 69 (19.88%) HTML
5 62 (17.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 51 (14.70%) HTML5
7 43 (12.39%) Qt
7 43 (12.39%) FIX Protocol
8 39 (11.24%) WPF
9 35 (10.09%) WinForms
10 34 (9.80%) Web Services
11 31 (8.93%) OpenGL
12 29 (8.36%) ATL
13 25 (7.20%) ASP.NET
14 22 (6.34%) WCF
15 21 (6.05%) OpenCL
16 17 (4.90%) DirectX
17 15 (4.32%) J2SE
17 15 (4.32%) J2EE
18 8 (2.31%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 54 (15.56%) Algorithms
2 50 (14.41%) Computer Science
3 44 (12.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 41 (11.82%) Fixed Income
5 29 (8.36%) Client/Server
5 29 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
6 28 (8.07%) Mathematics
6 28 (8.07%) 3D Graphics
7 18 (5.19%) Physics
8 17 (4.90%) Inversion of Control
8 17 (4.90%) CUDA
8 17 (4.90%) Hedge funds
9 11 (3.17%) Home Automation
10 9 (2.59%) Embedded Systems
11 8 (2.31%) Device Driver
12 7 (2.02%) Mobile App
13 5 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (1.44%) Data Structures
14 3 (0.86%) User Experience
14 3 (0.86%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 225 (64.84%) Windows
2 91 (26.22%) Linux
3 36 (10.37%) Android
4 16 (4.61%) Apple iOS
5 14 (4.03%) Windows CE
6 13 (3.75%) UNIX
7 5 (1.44%) VxWorks
8 4 (1.15%) Mac OS X
8 4 (1.15%) Solaris
9 3 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (57.93%) Software Engineering
2 121 (34.87%) Multithreading
3 104 (29.97%) Agile Software Development
4 93 (26.80%) OO
5 74 (21.33%) Scrum
6 50 (14.41%) TDD
7 42 (12.10%) Low Latency
8 41 (11.82%) Kanban
8 41 (11.82%) Pair Programming
9 28 (8.07%) Project Management
10 23 (6.63%) OOD
11 17 (4.90%) BDD
11 17 (4.90%) ATDD
11 17 (4.90%) Agile Testing
12 15 (4.32%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (4.32%) UML
13 14 (4.03%) Service Management
14 11 (3.17%) Performance Engineering
15 8 (2.31%) Video Processing
16 7 (2.02%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 339 (97.69%) C++
2 178 (51.30%) C#
3 119 (34.29%) SQL
4 70 (20.17%) C
5 68 (19.60%) Java
6 67 (19.31%) JavaScript
7 45 (12.97%) VC++
8 15 (4.32%) Embedded C++
9 13 (3.75%) Embedded C
10 11 (3.17%) Assembly Language
11 10 (2.88%) PHP
12 9 (2.59%) Perl
13 7 (2.02%) PL/SQL
13 7 (2.02%) VB
14 6 (1.73%) Objective-C
15 5 (1.44%) C++/CLI
15 5 (1.44%) MATLAB
16 4 (1.15%) Delphi
16 4 (1.15%) VB6
17 3 (0.86%) XPath
Qualifications
1 105 (30.26%) Degree
2 17 (4.90%) Security Cleared
3 13 (3.75%) PhD
4 3 (0.86%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.58%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.58%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (12.68%) QA
2 6 (1.73%) JTAG
3 1 (0.29%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.29%) TickIT
System Software
1 9 (2.59%) Firmware
2 2 (0.58%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 91 (26.22%) Microsoft
2 32 (9.22%) Oracle
3 12 (3.46%) EMC
4 9 (2.59%) NEC
5 7 (2.02%) Borland
6 6 (1.73%) Lauterbach
7 5 (1.44%) Xamarin
7 5 (1.44%) QNX
8 3 (0.86%) MathWorks
9 2 (0.58%) Perforce
10 1 (0.29%) Green Hills
10 1 (0.29%) Atmel
10 1 (0.29%) Intel
10 1 (0.29%) Citrix
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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Malvern
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Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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