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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 180 182 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing MFC 1 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.029% 0.25% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.075% 0.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 0
Average salary £22,500 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +1.91%
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
1330 1579 1842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 38.49% 43.67% 46.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1139 1376 1580
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) VC++
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) Computer Science
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) HTTP
3 6 (75.00%) 3D Graphics
3 6 (75.00%) 3D Programming
3 6 (75.00%) Algorithms
4 5 (62.50%) Subversion
4 5 (62.50%) Multithreading
4 5 (62.50%) OpenGL
4 5 (62.50%) DirectX
4 5 (62.50%) Client/Server
4 5 (62.50%) Web Services
4 5 (62.50%) XML
5 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (50.00%) Finance
6 3 (37.50%) Games
7 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
7 2 (25.00%) JIRA
8 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
8 1 (12.50%) Management Information System

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Subversion
2 2 (25.00%) JIRA
2 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) C++ Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Visual C++ Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate C++ Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) DirectX
1 5 (62.50%) OpenGL
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
1 5 (62.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Computer Science
2 6 (75.00%) 3D Graphics
2 6 (75.00%) Algorithms
3 5 (62.50%) Client/Server
4 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) 3D Programming
3 5 (62.50%) Multithreading
4 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree