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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 396 345 378
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +33
Permanent jobs citing MFC 54 84 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.39% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.64% 1.03% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 53 84 68
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £35,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £64,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +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
8418 8159 9192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.20% 37.54% 40.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7210 7258 8234
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 22 August 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 August 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
Surrey +13 14 £30,000 -29.41% 1
West Sussex +6 14 £35,000 -17.64% 3
Berkshire -14 14 £36,250 -19.44% 1
Hampshire -31 10 £47,500 -8.65%
Middlesex +1 2 £37,500 +25.00% 1
MFC
England

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 130 (98.48%) C++
2 93 (70.45%) Software Engineering
3 90 (68.18%) C#
4 86 (65.15%) .NET
5 82 (62.12%) Visual Studio
6 77 (58.33%) Windows
7 64 (48.48%) C
8 57 (43.18%) SQL
9 52 (39.39%) XML
10 42 (31.82%) Linux
10 42 (31.82%) Java
10 42 (31.82%) Android
11 41 (31.06%) Multithreading
12 37 (28.03%) SQL Server
13 29 (21.97%) Degree
14 27 (20.45%) VC++
15 26 (19.70%) Project Management
16 24 (18.18%) Microsoft
17 21 (15.91%) OOD
17 21 (15.91%) UML
18 20 (15.15%) OO
19 18 (13.64%) TCP/IP
20 17 (12.88%) Apple iOS
21 15 (11.36%) WCF
21 15 (11.36%) HTML
22 14 (10.61%) STL
22 14 (10.61%) Subversion
22 14 (10.61%) Computer Science
23 13 (9.85%) jQuery
24 12 (9.09%) JavaScript

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 9 (6.82%) IIS
2 3 (2.27%) Apache
2 3 (2.27%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (3.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.64%) TCP/IP
2 10 (7.58%) Ethernet
3 8 (6.06%) GPRS
3 8 (6.06%) GSM
3 8 (6.06%) Wireless
4 3 (2.27%) Bluetooth
4 3 (2.27%) 2G
4 3 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (2.27%) 3G
4 3 (2.27%) 4G
4 3 (2.27%) ZigBee
5 2 (1.52%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (28.03%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (5.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.52%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.52%) MS Access
5 2 (1.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 82 (62.12%) Visual Studio
2 14 (10.61%) Subversion
3 10 (7.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (6.82%) SoapUI
5 6 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (3.79%) Eclipse
6 5 (3.79%) Bugzilla
7 4 (3.03%) CruiseControl
7 4 (3.03%) Hudson
8 3 (2.27%) Maven
9 2 (1.52%) Rational Rhapsody
9 2 (1.52%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (1.52%) InstallShield
9 2 (1.52%) Xcode
General
1 9 (6.82%) Electronics
2 5 (3.79%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.79%) Automotive
3 2 (1.52%) French Language
3 2 (1.52%) German Language
3 2 (1.52%) Italian Language
3 2 (1.52%) Spanish Language
3 2 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.76%) Finance
4 1 (0.76%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 78 (59.09%) Software Engineer
2 71 (53.79%) Developer
3 43 (32.58%) C# Developer
4 33 (25.00%) .NET Developer
5 32 (24.24%) C# .NET Developer
6 28 (21.21%) C# Software Engineer
7 26 (19.70%) C++ Developer
8 25 (18.94%) .NET Software Engineer
9 24 (18.18%) C++ Software Engineer
9 24 (18.18%) Software Developer
10 17 (12.88%) C++ Software Developer
11 10 (7.58%) C# Software Developer
11 10 (7.58%) C++/C# Developer
12 9 (6.82%) Junior
12 9 (6.82%) C Developer
13 8 (6.06%) Firmware Engineer
13 8 (6.06%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 6 (4.55%) Junior Developer
15 5 (3.79%) Senior Software Engineer
16 4 (3.03%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (65.15%) .NET
2 52 (39.39%) XML
3 15 (11.36%) WCF
3 15 (11.36%) HTML
4 14 (10.61%) STL
5 13 (9.85%) jQuery
6 11 (8.33%) ASP.NET
6 11 (8.33%) SOAP
6 11 (8.33%) Qt
7 10 (7.58%) HTML5
7 10 (7.58%) Web Services
7 10 (7.58%) WinForms
8 9 (6.82%) LINQ
8 9 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (6.06%) ATL
9 8 (6.06%) OLE
10 6 (4.55%) WPF
10 6 (4.55%) .NET Framework
11 5 (3.79%) XSLT
11 5 (3.79%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.61%) Computer Science
2 12 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 10 (7.58%) Home Automation
4 8 (6.06%) Embedded Systems
4 8 (6.06%) Firmware
5 6 (4.55%) Mathematics
6 5 (3.79%) Physics
7 3 (2.27%) iDTV
7 3 (2.27%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.27%) Handset
7 3 (2.27%) CUDA
7 3 (2.27%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.52%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.52%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (1.52%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.76%) BBC
9 1 (0.76%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 77 (58.33%) Windows
2 42 (31.82%) Linux
2 42 (31.82%) Android
3 17 (12.88%) Apple iOS
4 9 (6.82%) Windows 8
5 4 (3.03%) Windows CE
6 2 (1.52%) UNIX
7 1 (0.76%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (70.45%) Software Engineering
2 41 (31.06%) Multithreading
3 26 (19.70%) Project Management
4 21 (15.91%) OOD
4 21 (15.91%) UML
5 20 (15.15%) OO
6 10 (7.58%) MVC
7 9 (6.82%) SOA
7 9 (6.82%) Embedded Software Development
7 9 (6.82%) Image Processing
8 7 (5.30%) Android Development
8 7 (5.30%) iOS Development
9 5 (3.79%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (3.03%) Signal Processing
10 4 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (3.03%) OOP
11 3 (2.27%) RUP
11 3 (2.27%) TDD
11 3 (2.27%) Business Development
12 2 (1.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 130 (98.48%) C++
2 90 (68.18%) C#
3 64 (48.48%) C
4 57 (43.18%) SQL
5 42 (31.82%) Java
6 27 (20.45%) VC++
7 12 (9.09%) JavaScript
8 10 (7.58%) Assembly Language
9 9 (6.82%) T-SQL
10 8 (6.06%) Embedded C
10 8 (6.06%) Embedded C++
11 4 (3.03%) PHP
12 3 (2.27%) C++/CLI
13 2 (1.52%) C-shell
13 2 (1.52%) GLSL
13 2 (1.52%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.52%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.52%) Ruby
13 2 (1.52%) VB
13 2 (1.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 29 (21.97%) Degree
2 4 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.76%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.52%) HL7
1 2 (1.52%) DICOM
System Software
1 2 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.52%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 24 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.33%) EMC
3 8 (6.06%) NEC
4 2 (1.52%) QNX
4 2 (1.52%) VMware
4 2 (1.52%) Citrix
4 2 (1.52%) Oracle
5 1 (0.76%) Borland
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