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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 380 352 388
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +36
Permanent jobs citing MFC 57 89 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.42% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.75% 1.11% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 52 85 68
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 £38,500 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.93% +15.71%
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
7615 8037 8896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.32% 37.81% 39.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6448 7122 7874
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 1 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 1 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 -20 21 £45,000 -28.00% 4
West Sussex +2 17 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Surrey +1 10 £33,750 -20.58% 1
Berkshire -5 8 £40,000 -11.11%
Buckinghamshire -5 1 - -
MFC
England

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 121 (97.58%) C++
2 92 (74.19%) C#
3 88 (70.97%) Software Engineering
4 82 (66.13%) .NET
5 74 (59.68%) Visual Studio
6 73 (58.87%) Windows
7 67 (54.03%) C
8 61 (49.19%) SQL
9 52 (41.94%) XML
10 44 (35.48%) Java
11 42 (33.87%) Android
12 37 (29.84%) Linux
13 36 (29.03%) SQL Server
14 35 (28.23%) Multithreading
15 31 (25.00%) Project Management
16 25 (20.16%) VC++
17 24 (19.35%) Microsoft
17 24 (19.35%) Degree
18 17 (13.71%) UML
18 17 (13.71%) STL
19 15 (12.10%) Subversion
19 15 (12.10%) HTML
20 14 (11.29%) Client/Server
20 14 (11.29%) WCF
20 14 (11.29%) Apple iOS
20 14 (11.29%) Algorithms
21 13 (10.48%) JavaScript
22 12 (9.68%) Web Services
22 12 (9.68%) ATL
22 12 (9.68%) OOD

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 7 (5.65%) IIS
2 3 (2.42%) Apache
2 3 (2.42%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.42%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.06%) Ethernet
1 10 (8.06%) TCP/IP
2 8 (6.45%) Wireless
2 8 (6.45%) GPRS
2 8 (6.45%) GSM
3 3 (2.42%) 4G
3 3 (2.42%) ZigBee
3 3 (2.42%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (2.42%) 2G
3 3 (2.42%) 3G
3 3 (2.42%) Bluetooth
4 2 (1.61%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (5.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.61%) MS Access
5 2 (1.61%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.61%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 74 (59.68%) Visual Studio
2 15 (12.10%) Subversion
3 8 (6.45%) Bugzilla
3 8 (6.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 8 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (5.65%) Hudson
4 7 (5.65%) SoapUI
4 7 (5.65%) CruiseControl
5 5 (4.03%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.42%) Maven
7 2 (1.61%) InstallShield
7 2 (1.61%) Xcode
8 1 (0.81%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.81%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.81%) ProC
General
1 9 (7.26%) Electronics
2 3 (2.42%) Multimedia
3 2 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.61%) French Language
3 2 (1.61%) German Language
3 2 (1.61%) Italian Language
3 2 (1.61%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 77 (62.10%) Software Engineer
2 66 (53.23%) Developer
3 41 (33.06%) C# Developer
4 36 (29.03%) .NET Developer
5 34 (27.42%) C# .NET Developer
6 31 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
7 28 (22.58%) .NET Software Engineer
8 23 (18.55%) C++ Software Engineer
9 16 (12.90%) C++ Developer
10 14 (11.29%) Software Developer
11 10 (8.06%) C++ Software Developer
11 10 (8.06%) Senior Software Engineer
12 9 (7.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 8 (6.45%) Firmware Engineer
14 7 (5.65%) C++/C# Developer
14 7 (5.65%) Junior
15 6 (4.84%) Web Developer
15 6 (4.84%) C Developer
15 6 (4.84%) C# Software Developer
16 4 (3.23%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (66.13%) .NET
2 52 (41.94%) XML
3 17 (13.71%) STL
4 15 (12.10%) HTML
5 14 (11.29%) WCF
6 12 (9.68%) Web Services
6 12 (9.68%) ATL
6 12 (9.68%) Qt
7 11 (8.87%) ASP.NET
8 10 (8.06%) WinForms
8 10 (8.06%) jQuery
9 9 (7.26%) SOAP
10 8 (6.45%) HTML5
11 7 (5.65%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (5.65%) LINQ
11 7 (5.65%) OLE
12 6 (4.84%) DCOM
12 6 (4.84%) .NET Framework
13 4 (3.23%) XSLT
13 4 (3.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.29%) Client/Server
1 14 (11.29%) Algorithms
2 12 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (8.87%) Computer Science
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%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.42%) CUDA
7 3 (2.42%) Handset
8 2 (1.61%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.61%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.61%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.61%) User Experience
9 1 (0.81%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.81%) BBC
9 1 (0.81%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 73 (58.87%) Windows
2 42 (33.87%) Android
3 37 (29.84%) Linux
4 14 (11.29%) Apple iOS
5 7 (5.65%) Windows 8
5 7 (5.65%) Windows CE
6 3 (2.42%) UNIX
7 1 (0.81%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.81%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (70.97%) Software Engineering
2 35 (28.23%) Multithreading
3 31 (25.00%) Project Management
4 17 (13.71%) UML
5 12 (9.68%) OOD
6 11 (8.87%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (7.26%) OO
8 8 (6.45%) MVC
8 8 (6.45%) SOA
8 8 (6.45%) Embedded Software Development
9 7 (5.65%) Image Processing
9 7 (5.65%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (5.65%) Android Development
9 7 (5.65%) iOS Development
10 4 (3.23%) OOP
10 4 (3.23%) Signal Processing
11 3 (2.42%) Test Planning
11 3 (2.42%) Mentoring
11 3 (2.42%) Coaching
11 3 (2.42%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 121 (97.58%) C++
2 92 (74.19%) C#
3 67 (54.03%) C
4 61 (49.19%) SQL
5 44 (35.48%) Java
6 25 (20.16%) VC++
7 13 (10.48%) JavaScript
8 10 (8.06%) Assembly Language
9 8 (6.45%) Embedded C
9 8 (6.45%) Embedded C++
10 7 (5.65%) T-SQL
11 4 (3.23%) PHP
12 3 (2.42%) VB
13 2 (1.61%) Perl
13 2 (1.61%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.61%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.61%) C-shell
13 2 (1.61%) C++/CLI
13 2 (1.61%) Ruby
14 1 (0.81%) VB6
Qualifications
1 24 (19.35%) Degree
2 3 (2.42%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.81%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.81%) HL7
1 1 (0.81%) DICOM
System Software
1 8 (6.45%) Firmware
2 2 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.61%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 24 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.87%) EMC
3 8 (6.45%) NEC
4 3 (2.42%) Oracle
5 2 (1.61%) Citrix
5 2 (1.61%) VMware
6 1 (0.81%) QNX
6 1 (0.81%) Borland
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