The table below looks at the statistics for MFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MFC over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 169 187 176
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -11
Permanent jobs citing MFC 9 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.25% 0.100% 0.097%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.61% 0.23% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 4
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +15.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £40,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £38,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
MFC
North West

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1482 1775 2057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.45% 44.21% 49.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1275 1491 1845
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

MFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

MFC Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

MFC
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

MFC Salary Trend in Manchester

MFC
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MFC across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

MFC Salary Histogram in Manchester

MFC
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MFC within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
Bolton - 2 £27,500 -
MFC
North West

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 18 (100.00%) C++
2 16 (88.89%) Windows
3 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (61.11%) Degree
4 11 (61.11%) Algorithms
4 11 (61.11%) VC++
5 10 (55.56%) Visual Studio
6 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
7 8 (44.44%) Subversion
7 8 (44.44%) Multithreading
7 8 (44.44%) 3D Programming
7 8 (44.44%) Web Services
7 8 (44.44%) XML
7 8 (44.44%) Client/Server
7 8 (44.44%) HTTP
7 8 (44.44%) DirectX
7 8 (44.44%) 3D Graphics
8 7 (38.89%) Management Information System
9 6 (33.33%) Internet
9 6 (33.33%) OpenGL
9 6 (33.33%) Interactive TV
10 4 (22.22%) Games
11 3 (16.67%) HTML
11 3 (16.67%) Linux
11 3 (16.67%) Blog
11 3 (16.67%) HTML5
11 3 (16.67%) WinDbg
12 2 (11.11%) SDLC
12 2 (11.11%) C#
12 2 (11.11%) WCF

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) HTTP
2 6 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Visual Studio
2 8 (44.44%) Subversion
3 3 (16.67%) WinDbg
General
1 4 (22.22%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (94.44%) C++ Developer
3 6 (33.33%) C++ Software Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Senior Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior C++ Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Graduate
6 2 (11.11%) C++/C# Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) DirectX
1 8 (44.44%) Web Services
1 8 (44.44%) XML
2 6 (33.33%) OpenGL
3 3 (16.67%) HTML
3 3 (16.67%) HTML5
4 2 (11.11%) WinForms
4 2 (11.11%) WCF
4 2 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Algorithms
2 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (44.44%) Client/Server
3 8 (44.44%) 3D Graphics
4 7 (38.89%) Management Information System
5 6 (33.33%) Interactive TV
6 3 (16.67%) Blog
7 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Multithreading
2 8 (44.44%) 3D Programming
3 2 (11.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (61.11%) VC++
3 2 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft