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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MFC over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 385 396 413
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +17
Permanent jobs citing MFC 46 60 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.29% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.65% 0.77% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 45 50 53
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,350 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7084 7780 8312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.93% 37.32% 37.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6298 6731 7121
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MFC
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East 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 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 31 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MFC within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex -1 20 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Hampshire +21 14 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Surrey +23 6 £45,000 -14.28% 2
Berkshire +5 3 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +18 2 £36,250 +68.60%
Middlesex - 1 - -
MFC
England

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 South East region with a requirement for MFC.

1 118 (99.16%) C++
2 102 (85.71%) Software Engineering
3 75 (63.03%) Windows
4 72 (60.50%) Visual Studio
5 60 (50.42%) Degree
5 60 (50.42%) Multithreading
6 52 (43.70%) Computer Science
7 51 (42.86%) SQL
8 48 (40.34%) STL
9 45 (37.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 43 (36.13%) OO
11 40 (33.61%) Agile Software Development
12 39 (32.77%) OpenGL
12 39 (32.77%) Games
13 37 (31.09%) C#
14 36 (30.25%) SDLC
15 33 (27.73%) UML
16 25 (21.01%) TCP/IP
17 24 (20.17%) Subversion
18 23 (19.33%) Linux
19 21 (17.65%) .NET
19 21 (17.65%) Aerospace
20 20 (16.81%) TDD
21 19 (15.97%) Visualisation
21 19 (15.97%) Data Visualisation
21 19 (15.97%) JavaScript
21 19 (15.97%) OOD
22 18 (15.13%) Git (software)
22 18 (15.13%) Mathematics
23 17 (14.29%) C

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (9.24%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (21.01%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.68%) DVB
3 1 (0.84%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.92%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.84%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 72 (60.50%) Visual Studio
2 24 (20.17%) Subversion
3 18 (15.13%) Git (software)
4 11 (9.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (5.88%) Eclipse
6 4 (3.36%) Bugzilla
6 4 (3.36%) CruiseControl
6 4 (3.36%) Hudson
6 4 (3.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 39 (32.77%) Games
2 21 (17.65%) Aerospace
3 13 (10.92%) Telecoms
4 9 (7.56%) Advertising
5 4 (3.36%) Finance
6 3 (2.52%) Electronics
7 1 (0.84%) Military
Job Titles
1 63 (52.94%) Developer
1 63 (52.94%) Software Engineer
2 51 (42.86%) C++ Developer
3 42 (35.29%) C++ Software Engineer
4 40 (33.61%) Software Developer
5 32 (26.89%) C++ Software Developer
6 15 (12.61%) Senior Software Engineer
7 14 (11.76%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 10 (8.40%) C++ GUI Developer
8 10 (8.40%) GUI Developer
9 9 (7.56%) Junior
9 9 (7.56%) Junior Developer
10 8 (6.72%) C# Developer
10 8 (6.72%) C# Software Developer
10 8 (6.72%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 6 (5.04%) Graduate
11 6 (5.04%) Junior C++ Developer
11 6 (5.04%) Senior C++ Developer
11 6 (5.04%) Senior Developer
11 6 (5.04%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (40.34%) STL
2 45 (37.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 39 (32.77%) OpenGL
4 21 (17.65%) .NET
5 16 (13.45%) DirectX
5 16 (13.45%) XML
6 15 (12.61%) WPF
7 12 (10.08%) jQuery
7 12 (10.08%) WCF
7 12 (10.08%) Web Services
8 11 (9.24%) ASP.NET
8 11 (9.24%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (9.24%) MSMQ
9 9 (7.56%) COM
10 6 (5.04%) HTML
11 4 (3.36%) CSS
11 4 (3.36%) Qt
12 2 (1.68%) ATL
12 2 (1.68%) HTML5
12 2 (1.68%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 52 (43.70%) Computer Science
2 19 (15.97%) Visualisation
3 18 (15.13%) Mathematics
4 8 (6.72%) Physics
5 5 (4.20%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (2.52%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.68%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (1.68%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.68%) MPEG
8 1 (0.84%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.84%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.84%) STB
Operating Systems
1 75 (63.03%) Windows
2 23 (19.33%) Linux
3 15 (12.61%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 60 (50.42%) Multithreading
3 43 (36.13%) OO
4 40 (33.61%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (30.25%) SDLC
6 33 (27.73%) UML
7 20 (16.81%) TDD
8 19 (15.97%) Data Visualisation
8 19 (15.97%) OOD
9 17 (14.29%) Validation
10 12 (10.08%) Scrum
11 11 (9.24%) MVC
11 11 (9.24%) SOA
12 10 (8.40%) Configuration Management
13 7 (5.88%) Software Testing
14 5 (4.20%) OOP
15 4 (3.36%) Continuous Integration
15 4 (3.36%) Issue Tracking
15 4 (3.36%) Mentoring
16 3 (2.52%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 118 (99.16%) C++
2 51 (42.86%) SQL
3 37 (31.09%) C#
4 19 (15.97%) JavaScript
5 17 (14.29%) C
6 15 (12.61%) Assembly Language
7 11 (9.24%) T-SQL
7 11 (9.24%) VC++
8 3 (2.52%) Java
9 2 (1.68%) R
10 1 (0.84%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.84%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.84%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.84%) PHP
Qualifications
1 60 (50.42%) Degree
2 7 (5.88%) PhD
3 1 (0.84%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (5.88%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (9.24%) Rally
2 9 (7.56%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.72%) Progress
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