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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 710 746 640
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -106
Permanent jobs citing MFC 193 193 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.46% 0.42% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 165 183 235
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
41730 46198 43669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.71% 39.12% 40.21%
Number of salaries quoted 35708 39502 38013
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

MFC
Jobs Demand Trend

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

MFC Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MFC
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MFC within the UK.

MFC Salary Trend in the UK

MFC
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MFC over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 within the UK.

MFC Salary Histogram in the UK

MFC
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MFC within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 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
England +22 181 £40,000 - 25
South East +9 62 £45,000 +28.57% 11
London +11 31 £60,000 +45.45% 4
East of England -5 30 £40,000 -5.88%
Cambridgeshire +24 29 £40,000 +8.10%
West Sussex +16 28 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Cambridge +39 27 £40,000 +8.10%
Surrey +15 22 £47,500 +58.33% 5
West Midlands -4 20 £32,500 -27.77% 2
Worcestershire +7 19 £31,250 -10.71% 1
South West +3 15 £40,000 +15.94% 7
Horsham -2 15 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Malvern +1 14 £26,250 -25.00% 1
Manchester +11 13 £27,500 -31.25%
North West +7 13 £27,500 -31.25%
Yorkshire - 12 £34,000 -
Burgess Hill - 12 £40,000 - 1
Sheffield - 10 £34,000 -
South Yorkshire - 10 £34,000 -
City of London +43 9 £62,500 -10.71% 2
Gloucestershire +5 8 £40,000 - 5
Edinburgh +7 7 £38,500 - 1
Scotland +3 7 £38,500 - 1
Gloucester - 7 £40,000 - 3
Worcester +2 6 £35,000 -17.64%
Chertsey -2 6 £35,750 +30.00% 1
Hampshire -13 6 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Bristol -17 6 £32,000 +10.34% 1
Fareham - 3 £55,000 - 2
Havant - 3 £45,000 -

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 331 (96.78%) C++
2 220 (64.33%) Windows
3 212 (61.99%) Software Engineering
4 173 (50.58%) C#
5 150 (43.86%) Degree
6 147 (42.98%) Visual Studio
7 128 (37.43%) SQL
8 117 (34.21%) Computer Science
9 116 (33.92%) Multithreading
10 114 (33.33%) STL
11 108 (31.58%) .NET
12 100 (29.24%) Microsoft
13 95 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
14 94 (27.49%) HTML
15 92 (26.90%) JavaScript
16 83 (24.27%) Java
17 74 (21.64%) VC++
18 73 (21.35%) OO
18 73 (21.35%) SQL Server
19 64 (18.71%) C
20 63 (18.42%) TDD
21 62 (18.13%) Client/Server
22 60 (17.54%) XML
23 59 (17.25%) Qt
24 53 (15.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
24 53 (15.50%) WPF
24 53 (15.50%) Linux
25 52 (15.20%) Analytical Skills
26 51 (14.91%) ASP.NET
27 50 (14.62%) OOD

MFC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (2.34%) Apache
2 1 (0.29%) Node.js
Applications
1 23 (6.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.58%) RMDS
1 2 (0.58%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.29%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 42 (12.28%) TCP/IP
2 33 (9.65%) Ethernet
3 8 (2.34%) HTTP
4 7 (2.05%) Internet
5 6 (1.75%) RFID
5 6 (1.75%) Wireless
5 6 (1.75%) NFC
5 6 (1.75%) LDAP
5 6 (1.75%) Bluetooth
5 6 (1.75%) GSM
6 5 (1.46%) GPRS
7 1 (0.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (21.35%) SQL Server
2 28 (8.19%) Relational Database
3 18 (5.26%) MySQL
4 8 (2.34%) RDBMS
5 7 (2.05%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.46%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.46%) DB2
7 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.29%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 147 (42.98%) Visual Studio
2 49 (14.33%) Subversion
3 19 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (4.09%) Hudson
4 14 (4.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 14 (4.09%) Bugzilla
4 14 (4.09%) CruiseControl
5 13 (3.80%) GoogleTest
5 13 (3.80%) GCC
6 11 (3.22%) CppUnit
7 9 (2.63%) NUnit
8 7 (2.05%) Git (software)
9 3 (0.88%) WinDbg
10 2 (0.58%) FishEye
10 2 (0.58%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.58%) JIRA
10 2 (0.58%) FitNesse
10 2 (0.58%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.29%) LabVIEW
11 1 (0.29%) AQtime
General
1 48 (14.04%) Electronics
2 45 (13.16%) Finance
3 24 (7.02%) Games
4 12 (3.51%) Advertising
5 11 (3.22%) Automotive
6 8 (2.34%) Legal
6 8 (2.34%) Aerospace
7 7 (2.05%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (1.75%) Marketing
9 5 (1.46%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.17%) Banking
11 2 (0.58%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.58%) Front Office
12 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.29%) Retail
12 1 (0.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 164 (47.95%) Developer
2 161 (47.08%) Software Engineer
3 116 (33.92%) C++ Developer
4 49 (14.33%) C++ Software Engineer
5 46 (13.45%) Software Developer
6 32 (9.36%) C++ Software Developer
7 29 (8.48%) Senior Software Engineer
8 19 (5.56%) C# Developer
8 19 (5.56%) Graduate
9 17 (4.97%) GUI Developer
10 16 (4.68%) Junior
11 15 (4.39%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 15 (4.39%) Team Leader
11 15 (4.39%) Junior Developer
12 13 (3.80%) Senior Developer
13 12 (3.51%) C++ Team Leader
14 10 (2.92%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
15 9 (2.63%) Applications Developer
16 8 (2.34%) C++ Applications Developer
16 8 (2.34%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (33.33%) STL
2 108 (31.58%) .NET
3 94 (27.49%) HTML
4 60 (17.54%) XML
5 59 (17.25%) Qt
6 53 (15.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 53 (15.50%) WPF
7 51 (14.91%) ASP.NET
8 47 (13.74%) OpenGL
9 42 (12.28%) HTML5
10 40 (11.70%) jQuery
11 25 (7.31%) COM
12 23 (6.73%) DirectX
13 20 (5.85%) WinForms
14 18 (5.26%) D-Bus
15 13 (3.80%) PhoneGap
15 13 (3.80%) FIX Protocol
15 13 (3.80%) Ajax
15 13 (3.80%) Direct3D
16 11 (3.22%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 117 (34.21%) Computer Science
2 62 (18.13%) Client/Server
3 52 (15.20%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (13.45%) Mathematics
5 45 (13.16%) Algorithms
6 34 (9.94%) Visualisation
7 31 (9.06%) Pocket PC
8 16 (4.68%) Embedded Systems
9 15 (4.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 15 (4.39%) Device Driver
9 15 (4.39%) Fixed Income
10 14 (4.09%) 3D Graphics
11 13 (3.80%) CUDA
12 12 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (3.51%) User Experience
13 10 (2.92%) Derivative
14 9 (2.63%) Data Structures
15 8 (2.34%) Fat Client
15 8 (2.34%) Physics
15 8 (2.34%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 220 (64.33%) Windows
2 53 (15.50%) Linux
3 43 (12.57%) Android
4 39 (11.40%) Apple iOS
4 39 (11.40%) UNIX
5 8 (2.34%) Windows CE
5 8 (2.34%) Solaris
6 6 (1.75%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.58%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (61.99%) Software Engineering
2 116 (33.92%) Multithreading
3 95 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (21.35%) OO
5 63 (18.42%) TDD
6 50 (14.62%) OOD
7 46 (13.45%) SDLC
8 33 (9.65%) Unit Testing
9 29 (8.48%) Scrum
10 28 (8.19%) UML
10 28 (8.19%) Software Architecture
11 27 (7.89%) OOP
12 26 (7.60%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (6.73%) Mentoring
14 20 (5.85%) 3D Visualisation
15 19 (5.56%) Waterfall
16 18 (5.26%) Linear Algebra
17 16 (4.68%) Kanban
17 16 (4.68%) OOA/OOD
18 15 (4.39%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 331 (96.78%) C++
2 173 (50.58%) C#
3 128 (37.43%) SQL
4 92 (26.90%) JavaScript
5 83 (24.27%) Java
6 74 (21.64%) VC++
7 64 (18.71%) C
8 36 (10.53%) Objective-C
9 14 (4.09%) Embedded C++
10 12 (3.51%) Embedded C
11 6 (1.75%) Pascal
12 5 (1.46%) Assembly Language
13 4 (1.17%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.17%) VB
14 2 (0.58%) PHP
14 2 (0.58%) R
15 1 (0.29%) ANSI C
15 1 (0.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 150 (43.86%) Degree
2 33 (9.65%) MCP
2 33 (9.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.63%) PhD
4 7 (2.05%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.46%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.58%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.56%) QA
2 6 (1.75%) JTAG
3 2 (0.58%) TickIT
System Software
1 15 (4.39%) Firmware
2 7 (2.05%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 100 (29.24%) Microsoft
2 13 (3.80%) Xamarin
3 11 (3.22%) Oracle
4 8 (2.34%) Intel
5 7 (2.05%) EMC
6 6 (1.75%) Lauterbach
7 5 (1.46%) NEC
8 2 (0.58%) Green Hills
8 2 (0.58%) Xilinx
8 2 (0.58%) DevExpress
8 2 (0.58%) Atmel
8 2 (0.58%) Bloomberg
8 2 (0.58%) Sybase
9 1 (0.29%) Progress
9 1 (0.29%) Sun
9 1 (0.29%) Dell
9 1 (0.29%) Sophos
9 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.29%) Mitel
9 1 (0.29%) Google
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