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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 89 80 79
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs citing MFC 9 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.91% 0.11% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.67% 0.32% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 1
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +25.00%
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
337 310 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 34.21% 35.19% 43.16%
Number of salaries quoted 308 290 306
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 February 2015, 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 18 (90.00%) C#
2 17 (85.00%) C++
2 17 (85.00%) Client/Server
2 17 (85.00%) Software Engineering
3 15 (75.00%) CruiseControl
3 15 (75.00%) Subversion
3 15 (75.00%) Windows CE
3 15 (75.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 15 (75.00%) SQL
3 15 (75.00%) STL
3 15 (75.00%) XML
3 15 (75.00%) Windows
3 15 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (75.00%) Multithreading
3 15 (75.00%) Hudson
3 15 (75.00%) Bugzilla
3 15 (75.00%) Algorithms
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (15.00%) Delphi
4 3 (15.00%) COM+
4 3 (15.00%) OO
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.00%) WCF
4 3 (15.00%) LINQ
5 2 (10.00%) Web Development
5 2 (10.00%) Degree
5 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (10.00%) SOA
5 2 (10.00%) Linux

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (75.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 15 (75.00%) Bugzilla
1 15 (75.00%) CruiseControl
1 15 (75.00%) Subversion
1 15 (75.00%) Hudson
2 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Software Engineer
1 17 (85.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) STL
1 15 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (15.00%) WCF
2 3 (15.00%) LINQ
2 3 (15.00%) COM+
3 2 (10.00%) Qt
3 2 (10.00%) QML
3 2 (10.00%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (85.00%) Client/Server
2 15 (75.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
1 15 (75.00%) Windows CE
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (75.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (15.00%) OO
4 2 (10.00%) SOA
4 2 (10.00%) Web Development
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) C#
2 17 (85.00%) C++
3 15 (75.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft