The table below looks at the statistics for MFC skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MFC over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
UK
Rank 785 838 801
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -37
Permanent jobs citing MFC 77 114 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.29% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 73 105 142
Median salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £65,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -9.09%

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
33010 39084 39277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.31% 38.17% 37.30%
Number of salaries quoted 28361 33683 33688
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MFC
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads 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 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 22 February 2017 within the UK.

MFC Salary Histogram in the UK

MFC
Top 27 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MFC within the UK over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
England +43 74 £45,000 +16.88% 10
South East +78 48 £52,500 +36.36% 6
Berkshire +54 22 £52,500 - 2
Bracknell +23 22 £52,500 - 2
Brighton - 12 £45,000 - 1
East Sussex - 12 £45,000 - 1
East of England +31 11 £57,500 +69.11% 2
Cambridgeshire +11 11 £57,500 +69.11% 2
Cambridge +17 10 £57,500 +69.11% 1
London +45 9 £42,500 -34.61% 2
Hampshire +20 6 £60,000 +71.42% 2
West Sussex -7 6 £47,500 +23.37% 1
Fareham - 6 £60,000 - 2
Burgess Hill +38 4 £47,500 - 1
Docklands, London - 4 £42,500 -
South West +15 3 £41,250 +21.32%
Scotland +15 3 - -
Edinburgh - 3 - -
Surrey +45 2 £29,000 +16.00%
Birmingham +15 2 £43,750 +40.00%
West Midlands +13 2 £43,750 +75.00%
Horsham +9 2 £42,500 +13.33%
Bristol +1 2 £41,250 +21.32%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £45,000 -
North East - 1 £45,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £45,000 -

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 with a requirement for MFC.

1 134 (97.81%) C++
2 87 (63.50%) C#
2 87 (63.50%) Software Engineering
3 63 (45.99%) STL
4 59 (43.07%) Visual Studio
5 57 (41.61%) SQL
5 57 (41.61%) Windows
6 54 (39.42%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 46 (33.58%) C
8 45 (32.85%) Microsoft
9 44 (32.12%) Multithreading
10 43 (31.39%) Degree
11 42 (30.66%) Agile Software Development
12 41 (29.93%) JavaScript
13 36 (26.28%) HTML
13 36 (26.28%) TDD
13 36 (26.28%) Computer Science
14 35 (25.55%) .NET
15 34 (24.82%) SDLC
16 31 (22.63%) XML
17 30 (21.90%) COM
17 30 (21.90%) Java
18 28 (20.44%) ASP.NET
18 28 (20.44%) UML
19 27 (19.71%) Qt
20 23 (16.79%) OpenGL
21 22 (16.06%) ATL
21 22 (16.06%) CSS
22 20 (14.60%) WPF
23 18 (13.14%) Web Development

MFC
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.73%) Apache
2 1 (0.73%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (2.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.73%) MS Office
2 1 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.73%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.19%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.95%) RS-232
1 15 (10.95%) RS-485
1 15 (10.95%) TCP/IP
2 11 (8.03%) Wireless
3 6 (4.38%) Bluetooth
4 3 (2.19%) Ethernet
4 3 (2.19%) GPRS
4 3 (2.19%) GSM
5 2 (1.46%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.73%) DB2
3 1 (0.73%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 59 (43.07%) Visual Studio
2 14 (10.22%) NUnit
3 6 (4.38%) Subversion
4 5 (3.65%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.46%) InstallShield
6 2 (1.46%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.46%) JIRA
6 2 (1.46%) JUnit
6 2 (1.46%) MSTest
7 1 (0.73%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.73%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (7.30%) Games
1 10 (7.30%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.92%) Electronics
3 3 (2.19%) Aerospace
3 3 (2.19%) Finance
4 1 (0.73%) Banking
4 1 (0.73%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 82 (59.85%) Software Engineer
2 67 (48.91%) C++ Software Engineer
3 50 (36.50%) Developer
4 29 (21.17%) C++ Developer
5 26 (18.98%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 26 (18.98%) Senior Software Engineer
6 24 (17.52%) C# Developer
7 19 (13.87%) Software Developer
8 16 (11.68%) Embedded Engineer
8 16 (11.68%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 15 (10.95%) C++ Software Developer
10 11 (8.03%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 11 (8.03%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
11 8 (5.84%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
11 8 (5.84%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
11 8 (5.84%) Real Time Engineer
11 8 (5.84%) Real Time Software Engineer
11 8 (5.84%) UI Engineer
12 7 (5.11%) C++/C# Developer
13 6 (4.38%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (45.99%) STL
2 54 (39.42%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 36 (26.28%) HTML
4 35 (25.55%) .NET
5 31 (22.63%) XML
6 30 (21.90%) COM
7 28 (20.44%) ASP.NET
8 27 (19.71%) Qt
9 23 (16.79%) OpenGL
10 22 (16.06%) ATL
10 22 (16.06%) CSS
11 20 (14.60%) WPF
12 17 (12.41%) .NET Framework
13 16 (11.68%) Web Services
14 14 (10.22%) WCF
15 13 (9.49%) Entity Framework
16 12 (8.76%) NHibernate
16 12 (8.76%) WinForms
17 10 (7.30%) HTML5
18 8 (5.84%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 36 (26.28%) Computer Science
2 14 (10.22%) iPad
3 12 (8.76%) Device Driver
3 12 (8.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 11 (8.03%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.65%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.92%) 3D Graphics
6 4 (2.92%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (2.19%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.19%) Home Automation
7 3 (2.19%) Life Science
8 2 (1.46%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.46%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.73%) AS400
9 1 (0.73%) CAN bus
9 1 (0.73%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.73%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.73%) Derivative
9 1 (0.73%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.73%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 57 (41.61%) Windows
2 16 (11.68%) Linux
3 4 (2.92%) Android
3 4 (2.92%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.19%) Unix
5 2 (1.46%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (1.46%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (63.50%) Software Engineering
2 44 (32.12%) Multithreading
3 42 (30.66%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (26.28%) TDD
5 34 (24.82%) SDLC
6 28 (20.44%) UML
7 18 (13.14%) Web Development
8 14 (10.22%) MVC
9 13 (9.49%) Mathematics
10 12 (8.76%) Feasibility Study
10 12 (8.76%) MVVM
11 10 (7.30%) Mobile Development
12 9 (6.57%) Embedded Software Development
12 9 (6.57%) Mentoring
12 9 (6.57%) OO
13 8 (5.84%) 3D Modelling
14 6 (4.38%) Physics
15 4 (2.92%) Scrum
15 4 (2.92%) Software Architecture
16 3 (2.19%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 134 (97.81%) C++
2 87 (63.50%) C#
3 57 (41.61%) SQL
4 46 (33.58%) C
5 41 (29.93%) JavaScript
6 30 (21.90%) Java
7 15 (10.95%) Embedded C++
8 14 (10.22%) Python
9 6 (4.38%) Embedded C
10 5 (3.65%) VC++
11 4 (2.92%) Objective-C
12 3 (2.19%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.46%) Fortran
13 2 (1.46%) PHP
13 2 (1.46%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.73%) COBOL
14 1 (0.73%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.73%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 43 (31.39%) Degree
2 5 (3.65%) PhD
3 2 (1.46%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.73%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.73%) ISO 14001
1 1 (0.73%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (2.19%) Firmware
2 1 (0.73%) Docker
2 1 (0.73%) LXC
Vendors
1 45 (32.85%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.03%) Xamarin
3 3 (2.19%) EMC
3 3 (2.19%) NEC
4 2 (1.46%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (0.73%) Google
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: 60,000.00 + benefits and bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum + £45k per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Flexible Working
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago