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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 387 338 367
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +29
Permanent jobs citing MFC 58 86 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.41% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.73% 1.08% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 55 82 69
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £39,600 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £69,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £42,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.87% +20.71%
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
7968 7968 9056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.26% 37.92% 39.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6756 7068 8058
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 16 September 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 16 September 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
West Sussex 0 17 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Hampshire -18 17 £45,000 -28.00% 4
Surrey +8 14 £32,500 -23.52%
Berkshire -11 10 £37,500 -16.66%
MFC
England

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 135 (97.83%) C++
2 96 (69.57%) Software Engineering
3 94 (68.12%) C#
4 89 (64.49%) .NET
5 82 (59.42%) Visual Studio
6 79 (57.25%) Windows
7 68 (49.28%) C
8 62 (44.93%) SQL
9 55 (39.86%) XML
10 44 (31.88%) Java
11 43 (31.16%) Multithreading
11 43 (31.16%) Android
12 42 (30.43%) Linux
13 40 (28.99%) SQL Server
14 30 (21.74%) Project Management
15 29 (21.01%) Degree
16 26 (18.84%) VC++
17 25 (18.12%) Microsoft
18 20 (14.49%) UML
19 19 (13.77%) OOD
20 18 (13.04%) HTML
21 17 (12.32%) STL
21 17 (12.32%) OO
21 17 (12.32%) WCF
22 16 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
22 16 (11.59%) TCP/IP
22 16 (11.59%) Subversion
23 15 (10.87%) Client/Server
23 15 (10.87%) JavaScript
23 15 (10.87%) Computer Science

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (6.52%) IIS
2 3 (2.17%) Apache
2 3 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (3.62%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.59%) TCP/IP
2 10 (7.25%) Ethernet
3 8 (5.80%) GPRS
3 8 (5.80%) GSM
3 8 (5.80%) Wireless
4 3 (2.17%) 4G
4 3 (2.17%) ZigBee
4 3 (2.17%) Bluetooth
4 3 (2.17%) 3G
4 3 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (2.17%) 2G
5 2 (1.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (28.99%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (5.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.45%) MS Access
5 2 (1.45%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 82 (59.42%) Visual Studio
2 16 (11.59%) Subversion
3 10 (7.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (6.52%) SoapUI
5 8 (5.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 7 (5.07%) Bugzilla
7 6 (4.35%) Hudson
7 6 (4.35%) CruiseControl
8 5 (3.62%) Eclipse
9 3 (2.17%) Maven
10 2 (1.45%) Xcode
10 2 (1.45%) InstallShield
10 2 (1.45%) Rational DOORS
10 2 (1.45%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 9 (6.52%) Electronics
2 3 (2.17%) Automotive
2 3 (2.17%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.17%) Multimedia
3 2 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.45%) French Language
3 2 (1.45%) German Language
3 2 (1.45%) Italian Language
3 2 (1.45%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.72%) Finance
4 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 82 (59.42%) Software Engineer
2 74 (53.62%) Developer
3 44 (31.88%) C# Developer
4 36 (26.09%) .NET Developer
5 35 (25.36%) C# .NET Developer
6 30 (21.74%) C# Software Engineer
7 28 (20.29%) .NET Software Engineer
8 25 (18.12%) C++ Software Engineer
9 23 (16.67%) C++ Developer
10 21 (15.22%) Software Developer
11 15 (10.87%) C++ Software Developer
12 8 (5.80%) Junior
12 8 (5.80%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 8 (5.80%) Senior Software Engineer
12 8 (5.80%) C++/C# Developer
12 8 (5.80%) C# Software Developer
12 8 (5.80%) Firmware Engineer
13 7 (5.07%) C Developer
14 5 (3.62%) Junior Developer
15 4 (2.90%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (64.49%) .NET
2 55 (39.86%) XML
3 18 (13.04%) HTML
4 17 (12.32%) STL
4 17 (12.32%) WCF
5 13 (9.42%) Qt
5 13 (9.42%) ASP.NET
6 12 (8.70%) jQuery
7 11 (7.97%) SOAP
7 11 (7.97%) Web Services
8 10 (7.25%) ATL
8 10 (7.25%) WinForms
8 10 (7.25%) HTML5
9 9 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (6.52%) LINQ
10 8 (5.80%) OLE
11 6 (4.35%) DCOM
11 6 (4.35%) .NET Framework
12 5 (3.62%) WPF
12 5 (3.62%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (10.87%) Client/Server
2 15 (10.87%) Computer Science
3 10 (7.25%) Home Automation
4 8 (5.80%) Firmware
4 8 (5.80%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (3.62%) Mathematics
5 5 (3.62%) Physics
6 3 (2.17%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.17%) CUDA
6 3 (2.17%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.17%) Handset
7 2 (1.45%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (1.45%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.45%) iDTV
7 2 (1.45%) User Experience
7 2 (1.45%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.72%) BBC
8 1 (0.72%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 79 (57.25%) Windows
2 43 (31.16%) Android
3 42 (30.43%) Linux
4 15 (10.87%) Apple iOS
5 9 (6.52%) Windows 8
6 6 (4.35%) Windows CE
7 2 (1.45%) UNIX
8 1 (0.72%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (69.57%) Software Engineering
2 43 (31.16%) Multithreading
3 30 (21.74%) Project Management
4 20 (14.49%) UML
5 19 (13.77%) OOD
6 17 (12.32%) OO
7 12 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (7.25%) SOA
8 10 (7.25%) MVC
9 9 (6.52%) Embedded Software Development
9 9 (6.52%) Image Processing
10 7 (5.07%) Android Development
10 7 (5.07%) iOS Development
11 6 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (3.62%) OOP
13 4 (2.90%) Signal Processing
14 3 (2.17%) Web Development
14 3 (2.17%) Business Development
14 3 (2.17%) Test Planning
14 3 (2.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 135 (97.83%) C++
2 94 (68.12%) C#
3 68 (49.28%) C
4 62 (44.93%) SQL
5 44 (31.88%) Java
6 26 (18.84%) VC++
7 15 (10.87%) JavaScript
8 10 (7.25%) Assembly Language
9 9 (6.52%) T-SQL
10 8 (5.80%) Embedded C
10 8 (5.80%) Embedded C++
11 4 (2.90%) PHP
12 3 (2.17%) C++/CLI
13 2 (1.45%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.45%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.45%) VB
13 2 (1.45%) Perl
13 2 (1.45%) Ruby
13 2 (1.45%) C-shell
13 2 (1.45%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 29 (21.01%) Degree
2 4 (2.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.72%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.45%) HL7
1 2 (1.45%) DICOM
System Software
1 2 (1.45%) VirtualBox
1 2 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 25 (18.12%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.97%) EMC
3 8 (5.80%) NEC
4 2 (1.45%) VMware
4 2 (1.45%) QNX
4 2 (1.45%) Citrix
4 2 (1.45%) Oracle
5 1 (0.72%) Borland
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + training, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesex
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago