The table below looks at the statistics for MFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MFC over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 791 831 782
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -49
Permanent jobs citing MFC 94 120 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 0.31% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 87 103 165
Median salary £38,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £25,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +2.56%
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
35215 38554 42040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.96% 37.76% 38.74%
Number of salaries quoted 30952 33225 35636
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MFC
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing MFC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2016.

MFC Salary Histogram in England

MFC
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MFC within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +16 47 £42,500 -5.55% 7
London +39 17 £37,500 -46.42% 2
East of England +15 13 £40,000 +86.04% 7
North West +18 6 £30,000 -14.28%
West Midlands -11 5 £23,000 -12.38%
South West +2 4 £46,250 +15.62%
North East - 4 £40,750 - 2
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
MFC
UK

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing MFC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for MFC.

1 228 (98.28%) C++
2 163 (70.26%) Software Engineering
3 132 (56.90%) Windows
4 129 (55.60%) Visual Studio
5 107 (46.12%) Degree
6 98 (42.24%) SQL
7 88 (37.93%) C#
8 82 (35.34%) Computer Science
9 81 (34.91%) STL
10 76 (32.76%) OpenGL
11 75 (32.33%) Multithreading
12 74 (31.90%) Agile Software Development
13 66 (28.45%) SDLC
14 62 (26.72%) OO
15 56 (24.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 55 (23.71%) Games
17 52 (22.41%) XML
17 52 (22.41%) .NET
17 52 (22.41%) Mathematics
18 50 (21.55%) C
19 47 (20.26%) Subversion
20 46 (19.83%) VC++
20 46 (19.83%) Linux
21 42 (18.10%) JavaScript
22 41 (17.67%) SQL Server
23 38 (16.38%) WCF
24 37 (15.95%) WPF
25 36 (15.52%) HTML
26 35 (15.09%) TCP/IP
27 34 (14.66%) Microsoft

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (4.74%) IIS
2 4 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (2.16%) Abaqus
1 5 (2.16%) MS Excel
1 5 (2.16%) NASTRAN
1 5 (2.16%) SOLIDWORKS
2 4 (1.72%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (15.09%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.72%) Wireless
3 3 (1.29%) LDAP
3 3 (1.29%) SNMP
4 2 (0.86%) DVB
4 2 (0.86%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.86%) HTTP
4 2 (0.86%) RS-232
4 2 (0.86%) RS-485
5 1 (0.43%) VPN
5 1 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (17.67%) SQL Server
2 21 (9.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (4.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (2.59%) MS Access
4 6 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.86%) DB2
6 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 129 (55.60%) Visual Studio
2 47 (20.26%) Subversion
3 27 (11.64%) Git (software)
4 15 (6.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (6.03%) CruiseControl
6 10 (4.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 9 (3.88%) Eclipse
8 6 (2.59%) FinalBuilder
9 4 (1.72%) Bugzilla
9 4 (1.72%) Hudson
10 2 (0.86%) Clang
10 2 (0.86%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.86%) JIRA
10 2 (0.86%) Xcode
General
1 55 (23.71%) Games
2 24 (10.34%) Aerospace
3 19 (8.19%) Finance
4 18 (7.76%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.88%) Advertising
6 7 (3.02%) Marketing
7 6 (2.59%) Electronics
8 5 (2.16%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.43%) Banking
9 1 (0.43%) Military
9 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 115 (49.57%) Developer
2 111 (47.84%) Software Engineer
3 86 (37.07%) C++ Developer
4 73 (31.47%) C++ Software Engineer
5 48 (20.69%) Software Developer
6 39 (16.81%) C++ Software Developer
7 30 (12.93%) Senior Software Engineer
8 26 (11.21%) C# Developer
9 23 (9.91%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 20 (8.62%) Graduate
11 16 (6.90%) .NET Developer
12 15 (6.47%) C# Software Engineer
13 14 (6.03%) SQL Developer
14 12 (5.17%) C# Software Developer
14 12 (5.17%) Embedded Engineer
14 12 (5.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
15 11 (4.74%) C# .NET Developer
16 10 (4.31%) C Software Engineer
16 10 (4.31%) C/C++ Software Engineer
16 10 (4.31%) C++ GUI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (34.91%) STL
2 76 (32.76%) OpenGL
3 56 (24.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 52 (22.41%) .NET
4 52 (22.41%) XML
5 38 (16.38%) WCF
6 37 (15.95%) WPF
7 36 (15.52%) HTML
8 28 (12.07%) Web Services
9 27 (11.64%) ASP.NET
9 27 (11.64%) Qt
10 24 (10.34%) jQuery
11 22 (9.48%) DirectX
12 15 (6.47%) WinForms
13 14 (6.03%) COM
14 13 (5.60%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (5.17%) HTML5
16 11 (4.74%) MSMQ
17 9 (3.88%) ATL
18 7 (3.02%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 82 (35.34%) Computer Science
2 52 (22.41%) Mathematics
3 34 (14.66%) Algorithms
4 20 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (8.19%) Physics
5 19 (8.19%) Visualisation
6 13 (5.60%) 3D Graphics
7 10 (4.31%) Embedded Systems
8 8 (3.45%) Data Structures
9 7 (3.02%) Artificial Intelligence
9 7 (3.02%) Client/Server
10 5 (2.16%) Augmented Reality
10 5 (2.16%) Device Driver
10 5 (2.16%) Fat Client
10 5 (2.16%) Management Information System
10 5 (2.16%) Thin Client
11 4 (1.72%) iPad
12 2 (0.86%) Ergonomics
12 2 (0.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 2 (0.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 132 (56.90%) Windows
2 46 (19.83%) Linux
3 15 (6.47%) VxWorks
4 5 (2.16%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.29%) FreeBSD
5 3 (1.29%) Solaris
5 3 (1.29%) Unix
6 2 (0.86%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.43%) Android
7 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (70.26%) Software Engineering
2 75 (32.33%) Multithreading
3 74 (31.90%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (28.45%) SDLC
5 62 (26.72%) OO
6 33 (14.22%) UML
7 31 (13.36%) TDD
8 28 (12.07%) OOD
9 24 (10.34%) MVC
10 20 (8.62%) Validation
11 19 (8.19%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (8.19%) Data Visualisation
12 18 (7.76%) OOP
13 17 (7.33%) Configuration Management
13 17 (7.33%) Unit Testing
14 15 (6.47%) Scrum
15 13 (5.60%) SOA
16 12 (5.17%) Web Development
17 11 (4.74%) Pair Programming
17 11 (4.74%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 228 (98.28%) C++
2 98 (42.24%) SQL
3 88 (37.93%) C#
4 50 (21.55%) C
5 46 (19.83%) VC++
6 42 (18.10%) JavaScript
7 34 (14.66%) Java
8 15 (6.47%) Assembly Language
8 15 (6.47%) T-SQL
9 11 (4.74%) Python
10 9 (3.88%) VB
10 9 (3.88%) VB6
11 7 (3.02%) Fortran
12 4 (1.72%) Embedded C++
12 4 (1.72%) Perl
13 3 (1.29%) Embedded C
13 3 (1.29%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.86%) R
14 2 (0.86%) Ruby
14 2 (0.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 107 (46.12%) Degree
2 14 (6.03%) PhD
3 8 (3.45%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.29%) QA
System Software
1 8 (3.45%) Firmware
2 2 (0.86%) Docker
2 2 (0.86%) LXC
Vendors
1 34 (14.66%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.47%) Rally
3 11 (4.74%) Oracle
4 8 (3.45%) Progress
5 5 (2.16%) ANSYS
6 3 (1.29%) Perforce
7 1 (0.43%) Atmel
7 1 (0.43%) Google
7 1 (0.43%) Green Hills
7 1 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
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