The table below looks at the statistics for MFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MFC over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 383 350 368
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +18
Permanent jobs citing MFC 63 83 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.38% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.85% 1.00% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 55 79 68
Average salary £35,000 £44,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.45% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7442 8332 8815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 34.41% 38.57% 39.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6319 7335 7826
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

MFC
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

MFC Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

MFC
Salary Trend in the South East

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

MFC Salary Trend in the South East

MFC
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MFC across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

MFC Salary Histogram in the South East

MFC
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MFC within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. 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
Hampshire -10 29 £43,750 -30.00% 2
West Sussex +6 14 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Surrey - 11 £32,500 - 2
Berkshire -18 5 £37,500 -16.66%
Buckinghamshire -3 4 £45,000 +10.76%
MFC
England

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the South 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.

1 117 (94.35%) C++
2 96 (77.42%) C#
3 87 (70.16%) Software Engineering
4 80 (64.52%) .NET
5 73 (58.87%) Visual Studio
6 66 (53.23%) Windows
7 65 (52.42%) SQL
8 64 (51.61%) C
9 45 (36.29%) XML
10 41 (33.06%) Java
11 38 (30.65%) Android
12 37 (29.84%) Linux
13 36 (29.03%) SQL Server
14 31 (25.00%) Project Management
15 30 (24.19%) Multithreading
16 26 (20.97%) VC++
17 25 (20.16%) Microsoft
18 24 (19.35%) Degree
19 20 (16.13%) STL
20 17 (13.71%) Client/Server
20 17 (13.71%) UML
20 17 (13.71%) Subversion
21 16 (12.90%) Algorithms
22 15 (12.10%) WCF
23 13 (10.48%) Apple iOS
23 13 (10.48%) Bugzilla
23 13 (10.48%) ATL
24 11 (8.87%) EMC
24 11 (8.87%) Web Services
24 11 (8.87%) HTML

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 4 (3.23%) IIS
2 1 (0.81%) Apache
2 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.42%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.06%) Ethernet
2 9 (7.26%) TCP/IP
3 8 (6.45%) GPRS
3 8 (6.45%) GSM
3 8 (6.45%) Wireless
4 3 (2.42%) 2G
4 3 (2.42%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (2.42%) 3G
4 3 (2.42%) Bluetooth
4 3 (2.42%) ZigBee
4 3 (2.42%) 4G
5 2 (1.61%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.23%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.61%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.61%) MS Access
4 2 (1.61%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 73 (58.87%) Visual Studio
2 17 (13.71%) Subversion
3 13 (10.48%) Bugzilla
4 9 (7.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 9 (7.26%) Hudson
4 9 (7.26%) CruiseControl
5 5 (4.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (3.23%) Rational Rhapsody
6 4 (3.23%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (3.23%) SoapUI
6 4 (3.23%) ProC
7 3 (2.42%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.61%) InstallShield
8 2 (1.61%) Xcode
9 1 (0.81%) Maven
General
1 9 (7.26%) Electronics
2 3 (2.42%) Multimedia
3 2 (1.61%) French Language
3 2 (1.61%) German Language
3 2 (1.61%) Italian Language
3 2 (1.61%) Spanish Language
3 2 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.61%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 76 (61.29%) Software Engineer
2 64 (51.61%) Developer
3 36 (29.03%) C# Developer
4 33 (26.61%) .NET Developer
5 31 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 28 (22.58%) C# Software Engineer
7 25 (20.16%) .NET Software Engineer
8 22 (17.74%) C++ Software Engineer
9 16 (12.90%) Senior Software Engineer
10 13 (10.48%) C++ Developer
11 12 (9.68%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 12 (9.68%) Software Developer
12 8 (6.45%) Firmware Engineer
12 8 (6.45%) Web Developer
13 7 (5.65%) Junior
14 6 (4.84%) C++/C# Developer
14 6 (4.84%) C Developer
14 6 (4.84%) C++ Software Developer
15 4 (3.23%) C# Software Developer
15 4 (3.23%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (64.52%) .NET
2 45 (36.29%) XML
3 20 (16.13%) STL
4 15 (12.10%) WCF
5 13 (10.48%) ATL
6 11 (8.87%) Web Services
6 11 (8.87%) HTML
6 11 (8.87%) Qt
7 10 (8.06%) WinForms
8 8 (6.45%) LINQ
8 8 (6.45%) ASP.NET
9 6 (4.84%) .NET Framework
9 6 (4.84%) OLE
9 6 (4.84%) DCOM
9 6 (4.84%) SOAP
10 5 (4.03%) jQuery
10 5 (4.03%) OpenCL
10 5 (4.03%) HTML5
11 4 (3.23%) WPF
11 4 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.71%) Client/Server
2 16 (12.90%) Algorithms
3 11 (8.87%) Computer Science
3 11 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (8.06%) Home Automation
5 8 (6.45%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (3.23%) Mathematics
6 4 (3.23%) Physics
7 3 (2.42%) Handset
7 3 (2.42%) CUDA
7 3 (2.42%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.61%) User Experience
8 2 (1.61%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.61%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.61%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.81%) BBC
9 1 (0.81%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 66 (53.23%) Windows
2 38 (30.65%) Android
3 37 (29.84%) Linux
4 13 (10.48%) Apple iOS
5 9 (7.26%) Windows CE
6 6 (4.84%) UNIX
7 4 (3.23%) Windows 8
7 4 (3.23%) Solaris
7 4 (3.23%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (70.16%) Software Engineering
2 31 (25.00%) Project Management
3 30 (24.19%) Multithreading
4 17 (13.71%) UML
5 10 (8.06%) OO
6 9 (7.26%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (6.45%) Embedded Software Development
7 8 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (5.65%) Android Development
8 7 (5.65%) iOS Development
9 6 (4.84%) Image Processing
9 6 (4.84%) SOA
10 5 (4.03%) OOD
11 4 (3.23%) Signal Processing
11 4 (3.23%) Web Development
11 4 (3.23%) Business Analysis
11 4 (3.23%) MVC
12 3 (2.42%) RUP
12 3 (2.42%) Business Development
12 3 (2.42%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 117 (94.35%) C++
2 96 (77.42%) C#
3 65 (52.42%) SQL
4 64 (51.61%) C
5 41 (33.06%) Java
6 26 (20.97%) VC++
7 10 (8.06%) JavaScript
7 10 (8.06%) Assembly Language
8 8 (6.45%) Embedded C
8 8 (6.45%) Embedded C++
9 6 (4.84%) VB
10 5 (4.03%) C++/CLI
11 4 (3.23%) VB6
11 4 (3.23%) T-SQL
11 4 (3.23%) PHP
11 4 (3.23%) PL/SQL
11 4 (3.23%) Delphi
12 2 (1.61%) C-shell
12 2 (1.61%) Ruby
12 2 (1.61%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (19.35%) Degree
2 3 (2.42%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.81%) PhD
System Software
1 8 (6.45%) Firmware
2 2 (1.61%) VirtualBox
2 2 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 25 (20.16%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.87%) EMC
3 8 (6.45%) NEC
4 6 (4.84%) Oracle
5 4 (3.23%) Borland
5 4 (3.23%) QNX
6 2 (1.61%) Citrix
6 2 (1.61%) VMware
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
BitWise Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Lymington
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Surrey
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefitd
Posted: 27 days ago