The table below looks at the statistics for MFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MFC over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank - 234 248
Permanent jobs citing MFC 0 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.18% 0.030%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.44% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 1
Median salary - £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -21.42%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2136 2504 3051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.04% 41.08% 45.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1843 2086 2599
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

MFC
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing MFC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

MFC Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

MFC
Salary Trend in the North West

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

MFC Salary Trend in the North West

MFC
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing MFC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for 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 the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

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