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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 826 857 789
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -68
Permanent jobs citing MFC 84 109 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.100% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.26% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 79 103 171
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,850 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
36854 41285 43094
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.70% 37.69% 38.18%
Number of salaries quoted 31865 35413 36241
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 28 September 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MFC within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +30 84 £40,000 - 18
South East +40 40 £47,500 -5.00% 6
West Sussex +20 21 £47,500 +18.75% 2
East of England +29 15 £40,000 +86.04% 6
Cambridgeshire - 14 £39,500 - 5
Cambridge - 14 £39,500 - 4
London +44 13 £47,500 -20.83% 2
Burgess Hill 0 11 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Horsham +23 10 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Hampshire +16 9 £32,500 -18.75%
Manchester -8 8 £32,500 +4.00% 2
North West -8 8 £32,500 +4.00% 2
Berkshire +32 6 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Bracknell -1 5 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Basingstoke - 5 £32,500 -
Southampton +1 4 £32,750 +2.34%
Tyne and Wear - 4 £40,750 - 1
Gateshead - 4 £40,750 -
North East - 4 £40,750 - 1
Surrey +17 3 £45,000 -14.28% 3
West Midlands -15 3 £22,500 -35.71%
Dudley - 3 £22,500 -
Docklands, London - 3 £48,000 -
Weybridge - 3 £45,000 - 2
Bedfordshire +12 1 £42,500 +97.67% 1
Gloucestershire -16 1 £36,000 -28.00%
South West -19 1 £36,000 -20.00% 1
Birmingham - 1 £22,500 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £55,000 -

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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.

1 209 (99.05%) C++
2 144 (68.25%) Software Engineering
3 124 (58.77%) Windows
4 117 (55.45%) Visual Studio
5 96 (45.50%) Degree
6 87 (41.23%) SQL
7 82 (38.86%) STL
7 82 (38.86%) Computer Science
8 81 (38.39%) C#
9 75 (35.55%) Agile Software Development
10 70 (33.18%) Multithreading
11 65 (30.81%) OpenGL
12 58 (27.49%) Games
12 58 (27.49%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 51 (24.17%) OO
14 50 (23.70%) XML
14 50 (23.70%) SDLC
15 43 (20.38%) Mathematics
15 43 (20.38%) Subversion
16 42 (19.91%) JavaScript
17 41 (19.43%) C
17 41 (19.43%) .NET
17 41 (19.43%) UML
18 40 (18.96%) VC++
19 38 (18.01%) SQL Server
20 37 (17.54%) Linux
21 35 (16.59%) HTML
22 31 (14.69%) WCF
22 31 (14.69%) Algorithms
23 30 (14.22%) Java

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 11 (5.21%) IIS
2 4 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (2.37%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.90%) MS Office
3 1 (0.47%) Abaqus
3 1 (0.47%) NASTRAN
3 1 (0.47%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (11.37%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.37%) RS-232
2 5 (2.37%) RS-485
2 5 (2.37%) Wireless
3 3 (1.42%) HTTP
4 2 (0.95%) DVB
4 2 (0.95%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.47%) VPN
5 1 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (18.01%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (3.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (2.84%) MS Access
4 6 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.95%) DB2
6 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 117 (55.45%) Visual Studio
2 43 (20.38%) Subversion
3 24 (11.37%) Git (software)
4 15 (7.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (5.21%) CruiseControl
6 10 (4.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 7 (3.32%) Eclipse
8 6 (2.84%) FinalBuilder
9 4 (1.90%) Bugzilla
9 4 (1.90%) Hudson
10 3 (1.42%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.42%) JIRA
11 2 (0.95%) Clang
11 2 (0.95%) Xcode
General
1 58 (27.49%) Games
2 20 (9.48%) Telecoms
3 16 (7.58%) Finance
4 14 (6.64%) Aerospace
5 9 (4.27%) Advertising
6 7 (3.32%) Marketing
7 6 (2.84%) Electronics
8 2 (0.95%) Banking
8 2 (0.95%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.47%) Military
9 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 108 (51.18%) Developer
2 100 (47.39%) Software Engineer
3 84 (39.81%) C++ Developer
4 75 (35.55%) C++ Software Engineer
5 50 (23.70%) Software Developer
6 42 (19.91%) C++ Software Developer
7 33 (15.64%) Senior Software Engineer
8 29 (13.74%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 24 (11.37%) C# Developer
10 14 (6.64%) .NET Developer
10 14 (6.64%) SQL Developer
11 12 (5.69%) C# Software Engineer
11 12 (5.69%) Graduate
12 11 (5.21%) C Software Engineer
12 11 (5.21%) C# Software Developer
12 11 (5.21%) C/C++ Software Engineer
12 11 (5.21%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 11 (5.21%) GUI Developer
12 11 (5.21%) Senior C++ Developer
12 11 (5.21%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (38.86%) STL
2 65 (30.81%) OpenGL
3 58 (27.49%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 50 (23.70%) XML
5 41 (19.43%) .NET
6 35 (16.59%) HTML
7 31 (14.69%) WCF
8 29 (13.74%) Qt
9 26 (12.32%) Web Services
10 25 (11.85%) ASP.NET
10 25 (11.85%) jQuery
10 25 (11.85%) WPF
11 16 (7.58%) DirectX
12 12 (5.69%) COM
13 11 (5.21%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (5.21%) MSMQ
14 10 (4.74%) HTML5
15 9 (4.27%) ATL
15 9 (4.27%) CSS
16 8 (3.79%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 82 (38.86%) Computer Science
2 43 (20.38%) Mathematics
3 31 (14.69%) Algorithms
4 19 (9.00%) Visualisation
5 18 (8.53%) Physics
6 14 (6.64%) 3D Graphics
6 14 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (4.74%) Client/Server
8 8 (3.79%) Device Driver
8 8 (3.79%) iPad
9 7 (3.32%) Data Structures
9 7 (3.32%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (2.37%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 5 (2.37%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.42%) Artificial Intelligence
11 3 (1.42%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.42%) Streaming Video
12 2 (0.95%) Ergonomics
12 2 (0.95%) MPEG
13 1 (0.47%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 124 (58.77%) Windows
2 37 (17.54%) Linux
3 8 (3.79%) VxWorks
4 2 (0.95%) Android
4 2 (0.95%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.95%) Mac OS
4 2 (0.95%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (68.25%) Software Engineering
2 75 (35.55%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (33.18%) Multithreading
4 51 (24.17%) OO
5 50 (23.70%) SDLC
6 41 (19.43%) UML
7 29 (13.74%) TDD
8 28 (13.27%) OOD
9 19 (9.00%) Data Visualisation
9 19 (9.00%) MVC
10 16 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (7.11%) Scrum
11 15 (7.11%) Unit Testing
12 12 (5.69%) Validation
13 11 (5.21%) SOA
14 10 (4.74%) Configuration Management
14 10 (4.74%) Mentoring
14 10 (4.74%) OOP
15 9 (4.27%) Web Development
16 8 (3.79%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 209 (99.05%) C++
2 87 (41.23%) SQL
3 81 (38.39%) C#
4 42 (19.91%) JavaScript
5 41 (19.43%) C
6 40 (18.96%) VC++
7 30 (14.22%) Java
8 15 (7.11%) T-SQL
9 12 (5.69%) Python
10 8 (3.79%) Assembly Language
11 7 (3.32%) Fortran
12 6 (2.84%) Embedded C++
12 6 (2.84%) VB
12 6 (2.84%) VB6
13 5 (2.37%) Embedded C
13 5 (2.37%) Objective-C
14 3 (1.42%) Perl
15 1 (0.47%) PHP
15 1 (0.47%) R
15 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 96 (45.50%) Degree
2 14 (6.64%) PhD
3 5 (2.37%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.95%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.42%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.32%) Firmware
2 2 (0.95%) Docker
2 2 (0.95%) LXC
Vendors
1 25 (11.85%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.11%) Rally
3 11 (5.21%) Oracle
4 2 (0.95%) Progress
4 2 (0.95%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.47%) ANSYS
5 1 (0.47%) Atmel
5 1 (0.47%) Google
5 1 (0.47%) Green Hills
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Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + fantastic base + benefits
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Burgess Hill, West Sussex
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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East London
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Salary: £48,000 per annum + bonus, pension, flexi working
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
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Salary: £35,000 to £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 20 days
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus+benefits
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Weybridge
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £30k - 45k per year
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Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Weybridge
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Salary: £20,000 to £30,000 + bonus + benefits
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