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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MFC over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 252 233 224
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -9
Permanent jobs citing MFC 1 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.018% 0.22% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.045% 0.53% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 14
Median salary £36,000 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.38%
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2243 2475 2586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 39.59% 41.41% 42.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1949 2170 2238
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

MFC
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 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
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MFC within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
Gloucestershire -16 1 £36,000 -28.00%
MFC
England

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 West region with a requirement for MFC.

1 17 (94.44%) C++
2 12 (66.67%) SQL
3 11 (61.11%) Windows
4 9 (50.00%) Finance
5 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 8 (44.44%) Oracle
6 7 (38.89%) Visual Studio
7 6 (33.33%) VC++
8 5 (27.78%) MS Access
8 5 (27.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (27.78%) VB
8 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
8 5 (27.78%) VB6
8 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
8 5 (27.78%) Performance Testing
8 5 (27.78%) Load Testing
8 5 (27.78%) FinalBuilder
9 4 (22.22%) Software Delivery
9 4 (22.22%) Degree
9 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
9 4 (22.22%) C#
9 4 (22.22%) Process Management
9 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
9 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
10 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
10 3 (16.67%) Linux
10 3 (16.67%) Validation
10 3 (16.67%) Device Driver
10 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
10 3 (16.67%) QA

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
2 1 (5.56%) RS-232
2 1 (5.56%) RS-485
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) MS Access
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Visual Studio
2 5 (27.78%) FinalBuilder
2 5 (27.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Electronics
3 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) C++ Developer
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Software Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior C# Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C++/C# Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Project Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Project Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior C++ Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior SQL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Visual C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 3 (16.67%) Qt
2 2 (11.11%) ATL
2 2 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Device Driver
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) iPad
4 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
1 5 (27.78%) Load Testing
1 5 (27.78%) Performance Testing
1 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
2 4 (22.22%) Process Management
2 4 (22.22%) Software Delivery
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 3 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 3 (16.67%) SDLC
3 3 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (5.56%) Change Control
4 1 (5.56%) Presales
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Scrum
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) C++
2 12 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) VC++
4 5 (27.78%) VB
4 5 (27.78%) VB6
5 4 (22.22%) C#
6 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle