The table below looks at the statistics for MFC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 75 89 88
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Permanent jobs citing MFC 10 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.18% 0.12% 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.12% 0.36% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 4
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.93% +15.71%
MFC
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
321 281 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 37.94% 34.10% 36.37%
Number of salaries quoted 288 270 292
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

MFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

MFC Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

MFC
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

MFC Salary Trend in Southampton

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 16 (100.00%) C++
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 12 (75.00%) Windows
3 11 (68.75%) STL
3 11 (68.75%) C#
4 10 (62.50%) Algorithms
5 7 (43.75%) Bugzilla
5 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (43.75%) Multithreading
5 7 (43.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 7 (43.75%) XML
5 7 (43.75%) Client/Server
5 7 (43.75%) Windows CE
5 7 (43.75%) CruiseControl
5 7 (43.75%) Subversion
5 7 (43.75%) Hudson
6 5 (31.25%) WinForms
6 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio
7 4 (25.00%) Java
7 4 (25.00%) Signal Processing
8 3 (18.75%) 4G
8 3 (18.75%) Test Planning
8 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
8 3 (18.75%) Coaching
8 3 (18.75%) 3G
8 3 (18.75%) Bluetooth
8 3 (18.75%) EMC
8 3 (18.75%) UML
8 3 (18.75%) Handset

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 3 (18.75%) 4G
1 3 (18.75%) 3G
1 3 (18.75%) Bluetooth
1 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (18.75%) 2G
1 3 (18.75%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Bugzilla
1 7 (43.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 7 (43.75%) CruiseControl
1 7 (43.75%) Subversion
1 7 (43.75%) Hudson
2 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Software Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Architect
4 3 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) STL
2 7 (43.75%) XML
3 5 (31.25%) WinForms
4 1 (6.25%) HTML5
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Algorithms
2 7 (43.75%) Client/Server
3 3 (18.75%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (43.75%) Multithreading
3 4 (25.00%) Signal Processing
4 3 (18.75%) Test Planning
4 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 3 (18.75%) Coaching
4 3 (18.75%) UML
4 3 (18.75%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C++
2 12 (75.00%) SQL
3 11 (68.75%) C#
4 4 (25.00%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) EMC
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