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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 56 68 60
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Permanent jobs citing MFC 20 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.81% 0.45% 0.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.62% 1.19% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 4
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
MFC
South Yorkshire

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 Sheffield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
302 252 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 42.36% 37.56% 42.14%
Number of salaries quoted 275 222 217
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

MFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

MFC Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

MFC
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

MFC Salary Trend in Sheffield

MFC
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

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

MFC Salary Histogram in Sheffield

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 23 (100.00%) C++
2 15 (65.22%) Software Engineering
3 12 (52.17%) Windows
3 12 (52.17%) C
3 12 (52.17%) Degree
4 11 (47.83%) Algorithms
4 11 (47.83%) C#
4 11 (47.83%) .NET
5 10 (43.48%) Wireless
5 10 (43.48%) NEC
5 10 (43.48%) Electronics
5 10 (43.48%) STL
5 10 (43.48%) GPRS
5 10 (43.48%) GSM
5 10 (43.48%) Ethernet
5 10 (43.48%) TCP/IP
5 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
5 10 (43.48%) Embedded C
5 10 (43.48%) Embedded C++
5 10 (43.48%) EMC
5 10 (43.48%) Assembly Language
5 10 (43.48%) Firmware
5 10 (43.48%) Lauterbach
5 10 (43.48%) Home Automation
5 10 (43.48%) Embedded Systems
5 10 (43.48%) JTAG
6 9 (39.13%) CppUnit
6 9 (39.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 9 (39.13%) XML
7 8 (34.78%) Visual Studio

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 10 (43.48%) Wireless
1 10 (43.48%) GPRS
1 10 (43.48%) GSM
1 10 (43.48%) Ethernet
1 10 (43.48%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) CppUnit
2 8 (34.78%) Visual Studio
3 5 (21.74%) GDB
4 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (43.48%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Software Engineer
2 11 (47.83%) Developer
3 10 (43.48%) C++ Developer
3 10 (43.48%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Software Developer
5 4 (17.39%) C++ Software Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Firmware Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Graduate
7 1 (4.35%) Junior Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Graduate Software Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Junior Software Developer
7 1 (4.35%) CAD Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Graduate C++ Developer
7 1 (4.35%) 3D Software Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Junior C++ Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) .NET
2 10 (43.48%) STL
3 9 (39.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 9 (39.13%) XML
4 2 (8.70%) WinForms
5 1 (4.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Algorithms
2 10 (43.48%) Home Automation
2 10 (43.48%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
4 2 (8.70%) Applied Mathematics
4 2 (8.70%) Physics
4 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.70%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Android
2 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Software Engineering
2 3 (13.04%) Android Development
2 3 (13.04%) iOS Development
3 2 (8.70%) CAD
3 2 (8.70%) CAE
4 1 (4.35%) Load Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C++
2 12 (52.17%) C
3 11 (47.83%) C#
4 10 (43.48%) Embedded C
4 10 (43.48%) Embedded C++
4 10 (43.48%) Assembly Language
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (43.48%) JTAG
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) NEC
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
1 10 (43.48%) EMC
1 10 (43.48%) Lauterbach