The table below looks at the statistics for MFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MFC over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 576 565 582
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +17
Permanent jobs citing MFC 55 55 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.30% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 50 52 51
Average salary £43,750 £65,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.69% +23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
MFC
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16817 18224 19596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.15% 40.23% 40.18%
Number of salaries quoted 14402 15747 17236
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

MFC
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MFC across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

MFC Jobs Demand Trend in London

MFC
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MFC across the London region.

MFC Salary Trend in London

MFC
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MFC across the London region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

MFC Salary Histogram in London

MFC
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MFC within the London region over the 3 months to 21 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
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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
Surbiton - 8 £40,000 - 1
Chessington - 5 £32,500 - 1
Uxbridge - 4 £41,500 -
Harrow -19 2 £45,000 +100.00%
Hammersmith - 1 £43,750 -
Croydon - 1 - -
MFC
England

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 99 (95.19%) C++
2 73 (70.19%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (69.23%) Software Engineering
4 68 (65.38%) Windows
5 57 (54.81%) Multithreading
6 52 (50.00%) Degree
7 48 (46.15%) OO
7 48 (46.15%) Scrum
8 46 (44.23%) Finance
9 43 (41.35%) SQL Server
10 42 (40.38%) SQL
11 41 (39.42%) C#
12 35 (33.65%) MySQL
13 33 (31.73%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 32 (30.77%) WinForms
14 32 (30.77%) STL
15 31 (29.81%) JavaScript
16 30 (28.85%) Investment Banking
16 30 (28.85%) Banking
17 29 (27.88%) WPF
18 28 (26.92%) Java
18 28 (26.92%) Visual Studio
19 26 (25.00%) TDD
20 24 (23.08%) HTML
21 22 (21.15%) Microsoft
21 22 (21.15%) HTML5
22 20 (19.23%) 3D Graphics
23 19 (18.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
23 19 (18.27%) OpenGL
23 19 (18.27%) JUnit

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 2 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.96%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (6.73%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 1 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.69%) SaaS
2 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.96%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (41.35%) SQL Server
2 35 (33.65%) MySQL
3 17 (16.35%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (26.92%) Visual Studio
2 19 (18.27%) JUnit
2 19 (18.27%) Maven
3 17 (16.35%) GCC
4 9 (8.65%) NUnit
5 8 (7.69%) SpecFlow
6 7 (6.73%) Cucumber
6 7 (6.73%) GoogleTest
6 7 (6.73%) CppUnit
6 7 (6.73%) FitNesse
7 2 (1.92%) MSBuild
7 2 (1.92%) MSTest
7 2 (1.92%) InstallShield
7 2 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.96%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 46 (44.23%) Finance
2 30 (28.85%) Investment Banking
2 30 (28.85%) Banking
3 14 (13.46%) Games
4 6 (5.77%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.88%) Retail
6 2 (1.92%) Advertising
7 1 (0.96%) French Language
7 1 (0.96%) Marketing
7 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 81 (77.88%) Developer
2 35 (33.65%) C++ Developer
3 32 (30.77%) Software Engineer
4 21 (20.19%) Junior
4 21 (20.19%) Junior Developer
4 21 (20.19%) C++ Software Engineer
5 18 (17.31%) Java Developer
6 17 (16.35%) C# Developer
7 13 (12.50%) Software Developer
8 12 (11.54%) Junior Java Developer
9 9 (8.65%) Junior C# Developer
10 7 (6.73%) Graduate
10 7 (6.73%) Graduate Developer
11 6 (5.77%) Graduate Java Developer
11 6 (5.77%) Graduate C# Developer
11 6 (5.77%) C++ Software Developer
12 4 (3.85%) Senior Developer
12 4 (3.85%) Analyst
13 3 (2.88%) .NET Developer
13 3 (2.88%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (31.73%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 32 (30.77%) WinForms
2 32 (30.77%) STL
3 29 (27.88%) WPF
4 24 (23.08%) HTML
5 22 (21.15%) HTML5
6 19 (18.27%) OpenGL
6 19 (18.27%) J2EE
6 19 (18.27%) J2SE
6 19 (18.27%) Qt
7 18 (17.31%) OpenCL
8 17 (16.35%) FIX Protocol
9 14 (13.46%) XML
10 12 (11.54%) Web Services
10 12 (11.54%) .NET
11 10 (9.62%) XML Schema
12 7 (6.73%) ATL
13 6 (5.77%) ASP.NET
14 5 (4.81%) CSS
15 4 (3.85%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.23%) 3D Graphics
2 19 (18.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 18 (17.31%) Mathematics
3 18 (17.31%) Physics
3 18 (17.31%) CUDA
4 17 (16.35%) Computer Science
4 17 (16.35%) Fixed Income
5 7 (6.73%) Inversion of Control
5 7 (6.73%) Hedge funds
6 3 (2.88%) User Experience
7 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 68 (65.38%) Windows
2 19 (18.27%) Linux
3 2 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (70.19%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (69.23%) Software Engineering
3 57 (54.81%) Multithreading
4 48 (46.15%) OO
4 48 (46.15%) Scrum
5 26 (25.00%) TDD
6 17 (16.35%) Low Latency
6 17 (16.35%) Pair Programming
6 17 (16.35%) Kanban
7 16 (15.38%) Service Management
8 14 (13.46%) Video Processing
9 8 (7.69%) E-business
9 8 (7.69%) ITSM
10 7 (6.73%) BDD
10 7 (6.73%) ATDD
10 7 (6.73%) Agile Testing
10 7 (6.73%) Performance Engineering
11 6 (5.77%) Document Management
12 3 (2.88%) Web Development
12 3 (2.88%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 99 (95.19%) C++
2 42 (40.38%) SQL
3 41 (39.42%) C#
4 31 (29.81%) JavaScript
5 28 (26.92%) Java
6 17 (16.35%) VC++
7 10 (9.62%) PHP
8 4 (3.85%) C
9 1 (0.96%) Lua
9 1 (0.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 52 (50.00%) Degree
2 14 (13.46%) PhD
3 3 (2.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (18.27%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (21.15%) Microsoft
2 19 (18.27%) Oracle
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