The table below looks at the statistics for MFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MFC over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 79 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Permanent jobs citing MFC 3 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.39% 0.97% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.88% 2.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 0
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +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 North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
339 252 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 44.20% 40.71% 49.69%
Number of salaries quoted 290 224 288
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

MFC
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

MFC Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

MFC
Salary Trend in the North East

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

MFC Salary Trend in the North East

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) MSMQ
1 3 (100.00%) WSDL
1 3 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) XPath
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) Sun Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Mercurial
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 3 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (66.67%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) MSMQ
1 3 (100.00%) WSDL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Unified Process
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) XPath
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft