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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 226 209 166
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -43
Permanent jobs citing MFC 15 30 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.24% 0.51% 1.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.56% 1.14% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 10 29 59
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
2675 2621 2422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.18% 44.36% 42.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2373 2332 2187
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

MFC
Jobs Demand Trend in the South 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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 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
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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
Somerset - 5 £40,000 -
Devon -14 4 - -
Bristol +2 2 £35,000 - 1
Gloucestershire -27 2 £65,000 +116.66% 1
Dorset - 1 £47,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £50,000 -
MFC
England

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 29 (100.00%) C++
2 22 (75.86%) Windows
3 19 (65.52%) Software Engineering
4 14 (48.28%) C#
5 13 (44.83%) Qt
6 10 (34.48%) Degree
7 9 (31.03%) C
7 9 (31.03%) Visual Studio
7 9 (31.03%) Linux
7 9 (31.03%) OpenGL
8 8 (27.59%) OOD
8 8 (27.59%) Computer Science
9 7 (24.14%) Multithreading
9 7 (24.14%) Mathematics
9 7 (24.14%) Algorithms
9 7 (24.14%) OOA/OOD
10 6 (20.69%) Device Driver
10 6 (20.69%) 3D Graphics
10 6 (20.69%) Electronics
10 6 (20.69%) STL
10 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
10 6 (20.69%) DirectX
11 5 (17.24%) Embedded C++
11 5 (17.24%) Client/Server
11 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
11 5 (17.24%) OO
11 5 (17.24%) .NET
11 5 (17.24%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 5 (17.24%) Data Structures
12 4 (13.79%) WPF

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
2 4 (13.79%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.90%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.45%) FishEye
3 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 6 (20.69%) Electronics
2 4 (13.79%) Aerospace
2 4 (13.79%) Automotive
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Software Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) C++ Developer
3 7 (24.14%) C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Programmer
4 5 (17.24%) C++ Programmer
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) C++/C# Developer
5 4 (13.79%) C# Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Applications Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C++ Applications Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Software Programmer
7 2 (6.90%) Software Manager
7 2 (6.90%) C++ Software Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior C++ Developer
7 2 (6.90%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (6.90%) C# Programmer
7 2 (6.90%) Development Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) Qt
2 9 (31.03%) OpenGL
3 6 (20.69%) DirectX
3 6 (20.69%) STL
4 5 (17.24%) .NET
4 5 (17.24%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 4 (13.79%) WPF
6 3 (10.34%) WinForms
7 2 (6.90%) OLE
7 2 (6.90%) COM
7 2 (6.90%) Web Services
7 2 (6.90%) XML
7 2 (6.90%) ODBC
7 2 (6.90%) D-Bus
8 1 (3.45%) HTML
8 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
8 1 (3.45%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (3.45%) Mason
8 1 (3.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Computer Science
2 7 (24.14%) Mathematics
2 7 (24.14%) Algorithms
3 6 (20.69%) Device Driver
3 6 (20.69%) 3D Graphics
4 5 (17.24%) Client/Server
4 5 (17.24%) Data Structures
5 2 (6.90%) CCTV
6 1 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (3.45%) Physics
6 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (75.86%) Windows
2 9 (31.03%) Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Android
3 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) Software Engineering
2 8 (27.59%) OOD
3 7 (24.14%) OOA/OOD
3 7 (24.14%) Multithreading
4 5 (17.24%) OO
4 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
5 4 (13.79%) Validation
6 3 (10.34%) Scrum
6 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.34%) CAD
7 2 (6.90%) PDM
7 2 (6.90%) Image Processing
7 2 (6.90%) Operations Management
7 2 (6.90%) Information Management
8 1 (3.45%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C++
2 14 (48.28%) C#
3 9 (31.03%) C
4 5 (17.24%) Embedded C++
5 4 (13.79%) SQL
6 3 (10.34%) Embedded C
7 2 (6.90%) VC++
8 1 (3.45%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) PhD
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 10% pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago