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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 712 633 561
Rank change year-on-year
-79 -72
Permanent jobs citing MFC 165 231 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.23% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% 0.55% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 147 219 308
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £52,500
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
39472 41683 43343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.02% 40.92% 40.90%
Number of salaries quoted 33685 36329 38333
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 £29,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £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 31 October 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 31 October 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 -27 62 £35,500 -16.47% 7
London +23 56 £45,125 -30.57% 5
South West -45 15 £37,500 +25.00% 3
East of England -38 13 £41,250 +10.00% 4
Yorkshire -34 8 £38,750 +10.71% 2
North West -26 5 £40,000 +6.66%
East Midlands - 4 £46,250 -
North East - 2 £36,500 -
West Midlands -40 1 £34,500 -13.75%
MFC
UK

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 334 (96.53%) C++
2 232 (67.05%) Software Engineering
3 210 (60.69%) C#
4 208 (60.12%) Windows
5 140 (40.46%) Visual Studio
6 134 (38.73%) .NET
7 121 (34.97%) SQL
8 110 (31.79%) Degree
9 104 (30.06%) Agile Software Development
9 104 (30.06%) SQL Server
10 102 (29.48%) Multithreading
11 91 (26.30%) STL
12 89 (25.72%) Java
13 85 (24.57%) C
14 75 (21.68%) XML
14 75 (21.68%) Microsoft
15 72 (20.81%) OO
16 71 (20.52%) Linux
17 65 (18.79%) Scrum
18 58 (16.76%) VC++
19 57 (16.47%) JavaScript
19 57 (16.47%) HTML
19 57 (16.47%) WinForms
20 52 (15.03%) WPF
21 51 (14.74%) Finance
22 48 (13.87%) Computer Science
23 46 (13.29%) Algorithms
24 43 (12.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
25 42 (12.14%) Android
26 41 (11.85%) Qt

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 4 (1.16%) IIS
2 2 (0.58%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (2.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (2.60%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.89%) SaaS
2 5 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.91%) TCP/IP
2 15 (4.34%) Ethernet
3 8 (2.31%) GPRS
3 8 (2.31%) GSM
3 8 (2.31%) Wireless
4 3 (0.87%) 2G
4 3 (0.87%) ZigBee
4 3 (0.87%) 4G
4 3 (0.87%) Bluetooth
4 3 (0.87%) 3G
4 3 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.58%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.58%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.29%) Internet
6 1 (0.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (30.06%) SQL Server
2 40 (11.56%) MySQL
3 24 (6.94%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (2.60%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.87%) MS Access
7 2 (0.58%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.29%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.29%) DB2
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 140 (40.46%) Visual Studio
2 21 (6.07%) GCC
3 20 (5.78%) NUnit
4 19 (5.49%) JUnit
4 19 (5.49%) Subversion
4 19 (5.49%) Maven
5 17 (4.91%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (4.34%) Bugzilla
7 12 (3.47%) CppUnit
8 11 (3.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 11 (3.18%) CruiseControl
8 11 (3.18%) Hudson
9 10 (2.89%) SpecFlow
10 9 (2.60%) GoogleTest
10 9 (2.60%) Cucumber
10 9 (2.60%) FitNesse
11 6 (1.73%) JIRA
12 4 (1.16%) ProC
12 4 (1.16%) InstallShield
12 4 (1.16%) Rational DOORS
General
1 51 (14.74%) Finance
2 39 (11.27%) Banking
3 31 (8.96%) Investment Banking
4 17 (4.91%) Electronics
5 15 (4.34%) Games
6 10 (2.89%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.89%) Retail
7 9 (2.60%) Automotive
8 6 (1.73%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.73%) Marketing
9 5 (1.45%) French Language
9 5 (1.45%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.87%) Advertising
10 3 (0.87%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.58%) German Language
11 2 (0.58%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.58%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 210 (60.69%) Developer
2 167 (48.27%) Software Engineer
3 88 (25.43%) C++ Developer
4 71 (20.52%) C++ Software Engineer
5 67 (19.36%) C# Developer
6 49 (14.16%) Software Developer
7 38 (10.98%) .NET Developer
8 33 (9.54%) C# .NET Developer
9 31 (8.96%) Senior Software Engineer
10 30 (8.67%) C# Software Engineer
11 28 (8.09%) Junior
12 26 (7.51%) Junior Developer
12 26 (7.51%) Java Developer
12 26 (7.51%) .NET Software Engineer
13 25 (7.23%) C++ Software Developer
14 21 (6.07%) Graduate
15 19 (5.49%) Senior Developer
16 18 (5.20%) C++/C# Developer
17 15 (4.34%) Embedded Software Engineer
18 12 (3.47%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (38.73%) .NET
2 91 (26.30%) STL
3 75 (21.68%) XML
4 57 (16.47%) HTML
4 57 (16.47%) WinForms
5 52 (15.03%) WPF
6 43 (12.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 41 (11.85%) Qt
8 39 (11.27%) HTML5
9 30 (8.67%) ATL
10 29 (8.38%) OpenGL
11 27 (7.80%) J2SE
11 27 (7.80%) J2EE
11 27 (7.80%) Web Services
12 26 (7.51%) ASP.NET
13 24 (6.94%) FIX Protocol
14 23 (6.65%) OpenCL
15 22 (6.36%) WCF
16 12 (3.47%) DirectX
17 11 (3.18%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 48 (13.87%) Computer Science
2 46 (13.29%) Algorithms
3 32 (9.25%) Mathematics
4 29 (8.38%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (7.51%) 3D Graphics
6 25 (7.23%) Physics
7 24 (6.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 21 (6.07%) Client/Server
8 21 (6.07%) Fixed Income
8 21 (6.07%) CUDA
9 10 (2.89%) Home Automation
9 10 (2.89%) Device Driver
10 9 (2.60%) Embedded Systems
10 9 (2.60%) Hedge funds
10 9 (2.60%) Inversion of Control
11 7 (2.02%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.73%) User Experience
13 5 (1.45%) Data Structures
14 4 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
15 3 (0.87%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 208 (60.12%) Windows
2 71 (20.52%) Linux
3 42 (12.14%) Android
4 18 (5.20%) Apple iOS
5 12 (3.47%) Windows CE
6 8 (2.31%) UNIX
7 4 (1.16%) VxWorks
7 4 (1.16%) Solaris
8 3 (0.87%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.58%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (67.05%) Software Engineering
2 104 (30.06%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (29.48%) Multithreading
4 72 (20.81%) OO
5 65 (18.79%) Scrum
6 36 (10.40%) Project Management
7 35 (10.12%) TDD
8 21 (6.07%) Pair Programming
8 21 (6.07%) Kanban
8 21 (6.07%) Low Latency
9 19 (5.49%) OOD
10 18 (5.20%) UML
11 16 (4.62%) Service Management
12 15 (4.34%) OOP
13 14 (4.05%) Video Processing
14 12 (3.47%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (2.89%) Software Architecture
15 10 (2.89%) MVVM
16 9 (2.60%) BDD
16 9 (2.60%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 334 (96.53%) C++
2 210 (60.69%) C#
3 121 (34.97%) SQL
4 89 (25.72%) Java
5 85 (24.57%) C
6 58 (16.76%) VC++
7 57 (16.47%) JavaScript
8 14 (4.05%) PHP
8 14 (4.05%) Embedded C++
9 13 (3.76%) Embedded C
10 12 (3.47%) Perl
11 10 (2.89%) Assembly Language
12 8 (2.31%) VB
13 7 (2.02%) PL/SQL
13 7 (2.02%) Objective-C
14 6 (1.73%) MATLAB
15 5 (1.45%) C++/CLI
16 4 (1.16%) VB6
16 4 (1.16%) Delphi
16 4 (1.16%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 110 (31.79%) Degree
2 15 (4.34%) PhD
3 12 (3.47%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.58%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.29%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.94%) QA
2 5 (1.45%) ISO 9000
2 5 (1.45%) TickIT
System Software
1 9 (2.60%) Firmware
2 2 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.58%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 75 (21.68%) Microsoft
2 33 (9.54%) Oracle
3 11 (3.18%) EMC
4 8 (2.31%) Borland
4 8 (2.31%) NEC
5 6 (1.73%) Perforce
6 5 (1.45%) MathWorks
7 4 (1.16%) QNX
7 4 (1.16%) Xamarin
8 3 (0.87%) Citrix
9 2 (0.58%) VMware
Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 20 days
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surbiton
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chessington, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Prosper Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £49,000 per annum depending on skills / experience + E
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chertsey
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £30k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Sheffield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £31000 - £36000 per annum + +Pension, other Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
BitWise Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
South Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + +Pension, other Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Lymington
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago