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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 395 383 385
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs citing MFC 59 69 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.31% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.78% 0.82% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 51 63 69
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +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
7583 8462 9263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 34.46% 38.35% 40.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6552 7348 8376
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 £58,000
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 25 November 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 25 November 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
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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 35 £41,250 -21.42% 2
West Sussex +5 10 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Surrey 0 10 £37,750 - 2
Buckinghamshire -2 4 £45,000 +13.20% 1
MFC
England

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 November 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.

1 106 (93.81%) C++
2 86 (76.11%) C#
3 75 (66.37%) Software Engineering
4 67 (59.29%) .NET
5 59 (52.21%) SQL
6 57 (50.44%) Windows
7 56 (49.56%) Visual Studio
8 52 (46.02%) C
9 38 (33.63%) XML
10 35 (30.97%) Java
11 33 (29.20%) Linux
11 33 (29.20%) Android
12 28 (24.78%) Project Management
12 28 (24.78%) Multithreading
12 28 (24.78%) Degree
13 25 (22.12%) SQL Server
14 22 (19.47%) STL
15 21 (18.58%) Microsoft
16 18 (15.93%) Client/Server
16 18 (15.93%) Algorithms
17 16 (14.16%) Bugzilla
17 16 (14.16%) Subversion
17 16 (14.16%) VC++
18 13 (11.50%) Qt
19 12 (10.62%) Continuous Integration
19 12 (10.62%) Hudson
19 12 (10.62%) WCF
19 12 (10.62%) CruiseControl
19 12 (10.62%) TCP/IP
19 12 (10.62%) Windows CE

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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.

Applications
1 3 (2.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.62%) TCP/IP
2 9 (7.96%) Ethernet
3 7 (6.19%) GPRS
3 7 (6.19%) GSM
3 7 (6.19%) Wireless
4 3 (2.65%) 2G
4 3 (2.65%) 3G
4 3 (2.65%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (2.65%) Bluetooth
4 3 (2.65%) ZigBee
4 3 (2.65%) 4G
5 2 (1.77%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (22.12%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.54%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (3.54%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.77%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.77%) MS Access
3 2 (1.77%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 56 (49.56%) Visual Studio
2 16 (14.16%) Bugzilla
2 16 (14.16%) Subversion
3 12 (10.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 12 (10.62%) Hudson
3 12 (10.62%) CruiseControl
4 4 (3.54%) Rational Rhapsody
4 4 (3.54%) ProC
4 4 (3.54%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (1.77%) Xcode
5 2 (1.77%) InstallShield
5 2 (1.77%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (7.08%) Electronics
2 3 (2.65%) Advertising
2 3 (2.65%) Multimedia
2 3 (2.65%) Marketing
3 2 (1.77%) French Language
3 2 (1.77%) German Language
3 2 (1.77%) Italian Language
3 2 (1.77%) Spanish Language
3 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 66 (58.41%) Developer
2 63 (55.75%) Software Engineer
3 32 (28.32%) C# Developer
4 30 (26.55%) .NET Developer
5 28 (24.78%) C# .NET Developer
6 25 (22.12%) C# Software Engineer
7 23 (20.35%) .NET Software Engineer
8 20 (17.70%) Senior Software Engineer
9 19 (16.81%) C++ Developer
10 17 (15.04%) Software Developer
11 13 (11.50%) C++ Software Engineer
12 11 (9.73%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 10 (8.85%) C++ Software Developer
14 9 (7.96%) Web Developer
15 8 (7.08%) Graduate
15 8 (7.08%) Junior
16 7 (6.19%) Junior Developer
16 7 (6.19%) Firmware Engineer
17 6 (5.31%) C++/C# Developer
18 5 (4.42%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (59.29%) .NET
2 38 (33.63%) XML
3 22 (19.47%) STL
4 13 (11.50%) Qt
5 12 (10.62%) WCF
6 10 (8.85%) OpenCL
7 8 (7.08%) ATL
8 7 (6.19%) HTML
8 7 (6.19%) Web Services
9 6 (5.31%) OpenGL
10 5 (4.42%) ASP.NET
10 5 (4.42%) WPF
10 5 (4.42%) .NET Framework
11 4 (3.54%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 4 (3.54%) LINQ
11 4 (3.54%) OpenCV
11 4 (3.54%) DCOM
12 3 (2.65%) COM+
12 3 (2.65%) QML
12 3 (2.65%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.93%) Client/Server
1 18 (15.93%) Algorithms
2 11 (9.73%) Computer Science
3 9 (7.96%) Home Automation
4 8 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (6.19%) CUDA
5 7 (6.19%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (4.42%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.65%) Physics
7 3 (2.65%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.65%) Handset
8 2 (1.77%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.77%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.77%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.88%) BBC
9 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 57 (50.44%) Windows
2 33 (29.20%) Linux
2 33 (29.20%) Android
3 12 (10.62%) Windows CE
4 11 (9.73%) Apple iOS
5 6 (5.31%) UNIX
6 4 (3.54%) VxWorks
6 4 (3.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (66.37%) Software Engineering
2 28 (24.78%) Multithreading
2 28 (24.78%) Project Management
3 12 (10.62%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (8.85%) UML
4 10 (8.85%) OO
5 7 (6.19%) Embedded Software Development
5 7 (6.19%) Android Development
5 7 (6.19%) iOS Development
6 5 (4.42%) Web Development
7 4 (3.54%) Business Analysis
7 4 (3.54%) Signal Processing
7 4 (3.54%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (2.65%) SOA
8 3 (2.65%) Image Processing
8 3 (2.65%) Business Development
8 3 (2.65%) Test Planning
8 3 (2.65%) Mentoring
8 3 (2.65%) Coaching
9 2 (1.77%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 106 (93.81%) C++
2 86 (76.11%) C#
3 59 (52.21%) SQL
4 52 (46.02%) C
5 35 (30.97%) Java
6 16 (14.16%) VC++
7 9 (7.96%) Assembly Language
8 7 (6.19%) Embedded C
8 7 (6.19%) Embedded C++
9 6 (5.31%) VB
9 6 (5.31%) JavaScript
10 4 (3.54%) PHP
10 4 (3.54%) PL/SQL
10 4 (3.54%) Delphi
10 4 (3.54%) VB6
10 4 (3.54%) C++/CLI
11 2 (1.77%) C-shell
11 2 (1.77%) Ruby
11 2 (1.77%) Perl
11 2 (1.77%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (24.78%) Degree
2 3 (2.65%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (6.19%) Firmware
2 2 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.77%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 21 (18.58%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.85%) EMC
3 7 (6.19%) NEC
4 6 (5.31%) Oracle
5 4 (3.54%) Borland
5 4 (3.54%) QNX
6 2 (1.77%) Citrix
6 2 (1.77%) VMware
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