The table below looks at the statistics for MFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MFC over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 235 218 186
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -32
Permanent jobs citing MFC 12 10 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.20% 0.16% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.46% 0.38% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 25
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +31.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,650 £32,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £51,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -9.41%
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2591 2615 2194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.89% 42.39% 43.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2232 2233 1937
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

MFC
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MFC across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

MFC Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

MFC
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MFC across the South West region.

MFC Salary Trend in the South West

MFC
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MFC across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

MFC Salary Histogram in the South West

MFC
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MFC within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
Gloucestershire -18 6 £40,000 +1.26% 2
Bristol -10 5 £36,000 +10.76%
Dorset - 1 £45,000 - 1
MFC
England

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 28 (100.00%) C++
2 14 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 14 (50.00%) OpenGL
2 14 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 13 (46.43%) Qt
3 13 (46.43%) Data Structures
3 13 (46.43%) Mathematics
3 13 (46.43%) Electronics
3 13 (46.43%) DirectX
3 13 (46.43%) Data Modelling
3 13 (46.43%) OOD
3 13 (46.43%) C#
4 12 (42.86%) C
4 12 (42.86%) Windows
5 11 (39.29%) Ethernet
5 11 (39.29%) .NET
6 9 (32.14%) Aerospace
6 9 (32.14%) Automotive
7 7 (25.00%) Linux
8 6 (21.43%) Firmware
9 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
9 3 (10.71%) Multithreading
10 2 (7.14%) STL
10 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
10 2 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (7.14%) Hudson
10 2 (7.14%) Degree
10 2 (7.14%) CruiseControl

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
1 2 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (7.14%) Bugzilla
1 2 (7.14%) CruiseControl
1 2 (7.14%) Subversion
1 2 (7.14%) Hudson
General
1 13 (46.43%) Electronics
2 9 (32.14%) Aerospace
2 9 (32.14%) Automotive
3 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 12 (42.86%) Developer
2 12 (42.86%) Software Developer
2 12 (42.86%) C++ Developer
2 12 (42.86%) Applications Developer
2 12 (42.86%) C++ Software Developer
2 12 (42.86%) C++ Applications Developer
3 10 (35.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Junior
4 3 (10.71%) Junior Software Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Junior Applications Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Junior C++ Applications Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Junior Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Junior C++ Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Graduate
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (50.00%) OpenGL
2 13 (46.43%) DirectX
2 13 (46.43%) Qt
3 11 (39.29%) .NET
4 2 (7.14%) STL
5 1 (3.57%) XML
5 1 (3.57%) CSS
5 1 (3.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 13 (46.43%) Data Structures
2 13 (46.43%) Mathematics
3 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Physics
4 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.57%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
1 14 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (46.43%) Data Modelling
2 13 (46.43%) OOD
3 3 (10.71%) Multithreading
4 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.57%) OO
5 1 (3.57%) CAD
5 1 (3.57%) Validation
5 1 (3.57%) PDM
5 1 (3.57%) Game Development
5 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C++
2 13 (46.43%) C#
3 12 (42.86%) C
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) Embedded C
4 1 (3.57%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Apple
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