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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 739 742 626
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -116
Permanent jobs citing MFC 176 191 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.16% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.43% 0.42% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 151 182 255
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,600 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
41166 45562 43375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.56% 38.91% 39.87%
Number of salaries quoted 35150 38728 37532
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 £62,000 £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 30 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 30 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +16 163 £40,000 - 17
South East +15 69 £47,500 +35.71% 7
London +9 30 £65,000 +62.50% 1
West Sussex +12 29 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Surrey +30 24 £50,000 +66.66% 3
East of England -16 19 £40,000 -5.88% 1
West Midlands +12 18 £25,000 -41.17%
Worcestershire +1 17 £25,000 -39.75%
Cambridgeshire +15 16 £40,000 +8.10%
Horsham +6 16 £50,000 +42.85%
Cambridge +15 14 £40,000 +17.64%
Malvern 0 14 £25,000 -39.75%
South West -7 13 £40,000 -3.03% 7
Burgess Hill - 12 £40,000 - 1
Manchester +18 9 £35,000 -12.50%
North West +3 9 £35,000 -12.50% 1
City of London +44 8 £62,500 -10.71% 1
Scotland +14 8 £39,250 +1.94% 1
Edinburgh +5 8 £39,250 +1.94% 1
Yorkshire - 8 £34,000 -
Hampshire 0 7 £45,000 +12.50%
Gloucestershire -8 7 £40,000 - 5
South Yorkshire - 7 £34,000 -
Gloucester - 7 £40,000 - 3
Sheffield - 7 £34,000 -
Bracknell +15 5 £50,000 +42.85%
Berkshire +1 5 £50,000 +29.03%
Chertsey -2 5 £24,000 -12.72%
Bristol - 5 £32,000 - 2
Worcester -4 4 £35,000 -22.22%

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 330 (96.77%) C++
2 217 (63.64%) Windows
3 215 (63.05%) Software Engineering
4 173 (50.73%) C#
5 149 (43.70%) Visual Studio
6 148 (43.40%) Degree
7 128 (37.54%) SQL
8 118 (34.60%) Computer Science
9 115 (33.72%) Multithreading
10 109 (31.96%) .NET
11 106 (31.09%) STL
12 99 (29.03%) Microsoft
13 92 (26.98%) HTML
13 92 (26.98%) Java
13 92 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
14 90 (26.39%) JavaScript
15 75 (21.99%) VC++
16 67 (19.65%) OO
17 66 (19.35%) SQL Server
18 64 (18.77%) Qt
19 63 (18.48%) TDD
20 59 (17.30%) C
21 58 (17.01%) XML
22 55 (16.13%) OOD
23 53 (15.54%) Client/Server
23 53 (15.54%) Analytical Skills
24 52 (15.25%) ASP.NET
25 51 (14.96%) SDLC
25 51 (14.96%) Boost C++ Libraries
25 51 (14.96%) WPF

MFC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (2.35%) Apache
2 1 (0.29%) Node.js
2 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.59%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.29%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 38 (11.14%) TCP/IP
2 33 (9.68%) Ethernet
3 8 (2.35%) HTTP
4 7 (2.05%) Internet
5 6 (1.76%) RFID
5 6 (1.76%) LDAP
5 6 (1.76%) Bluetooth
5 6 (1.76%) NFC
6 4 (1.17%) GSM
6 4 (1.17%) Wireless
7 3 (0.88%) GPRS
8 2 (0.59%) Radio Access Network
9 1 (0.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 12 (3.52%) MySQL
4 8 (2.35%) RDBMS
4 8 (2.35%) Oracle Database
5 7 (2.05%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.47%) DB2
7 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.29%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 149 (43.70%) Visual Studio
2 44 (12.90%) Subversion
3 17 (4.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (2.64%) Hudson
4 9 (2.64%) CruiseControl
4 9 (2.64%) CppUnit
4 9 (2.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 9 (2.64%) Bugzilla
5 7 (2.05%) NUnit
5 7 (2.05%) Git (software)
5 7 (2.05%) GCC
5 7 (2.05%) GoogleTest
6 3 (0.88%) WinDbg
7 1 (0.29%) AQtime
7 1 (0.29%) dotTrace
7 1 (0.29%) JIRA
7 1 (0.29%) LabVIEW
General
1 45 (13.20%) Electronics
2 40 (11.73%) Finance
3 29 (8.50%) Games
4 13 (3.81%) Automotive
5 11 (3.23%) Advertising
6 10 (2.93%) Aerospace
7 8 (2.35%) Legal
8 7 (2.05%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.76%) Telecoms
10 5 (1.47%) Marketing
11 4 (1.17%) Banking
12 2 (0.59%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.59%) Front Office
13 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.29%) Retail
13 1 (0.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 165 (48.39%) Software Engineer
2 158 (46.33%) Developer
3 109 (31.96%) C++ Developer
4 54 (15.84%) C++ Software Engineer
5 51 (14.96%) Software Developer
6 37 (10.85%) C++ Software Developer
7 25 (7.33%) Graduate
8 22 (6.45%) Senior Software Engineer
9 19 (5.57%) C# Developer
9 19 (5.57%) Team Leader
10 18 (5.28%) GUI Developer
11 16 (4.69%) C++ Team Leader
11 16 (4.69%) Junior
12 15 (4.40%) Senior Developer
12 15 (4.40%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 15 (4.40%) Junior Developer
13 11 (3.23%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 10 (2.93%) Applications Developer
15 9 (2.64%) C++ Applications Developer
16 8 (2.35%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (31.96%) .NET
2 106 (31.09%) STL
3 92 (26.98%) HTML
4 64 (18.77%) Qt
5 58 (17.01%) XML
6 52 (15.25%) ASP.NET
7 51 (14.96%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 51 (14.96%) WPF
8 42 (12.32%) OpenGL
9 39 (11.44%) jQuery
9 39 (11.44%) HTML5
10 32 (9.38%) COM
11 24 (7.04%) WinForms
12 23 (6.74%) DirectX
13 21 (6.16%) D-Bus
14 13 (3.81%) PhoneGap
14 13 (3.81%) Ajax
15 11 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
16 10 (2.93%) Direct3D
16 10 (2.93%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 118 (34.60%) Computer Science
2 53 (15.54%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (15.54%) Client/Server
3 47 (13.78%) Algorithms
4 46 (13.49%) Mathematics
5 34 (9.97%) Visualisation
6 30 (8.80%) Pocket PC
7 17 (4.99%) Embedded Systems
8 16 (4.69%) User Experience
9 15 (4.40%) Device Driver
10 12 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (3.23%) Fat Client
11 11 (3.23%) 3D Graphics
11 11 (3.23%) Thin Client
12 10 (2.93%) Derivative
12 10 (2.93%) Physics
12 10 (2.93%) Data Structures
12 10 (2.93%) CUDA
13 9 (2.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 9 (2.64%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 217 (63.64%) Windows
2 46 (13.49%) Linux
3 42 (12.32%) Android
4 38 (11.14%) Apple iOS
5 30 (8.80%) UNIX
6 8 (2.35%) Solaris
7 6 (1.76%) Windows Phone
8 5 (1.47%) Windows CE
9 2 (0.59%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.29%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (63.05%) Software Engineering
2 115 (33.72%) Multithreading
3 92 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (19.65%) OO
5 63 (18.48%) TDD
6 55 (16.13%) OOD
7 51 (14.96%) SDLC
8 35 (10.26%) UML
9 33 (9.68%) Unit Testing
10 28 (8.21%) Software Architecture
11 26 (7.62%) Mentoring
12 25 (7.33%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (7.33%) OOP
13 21 (6.16%) Scrum
14 19 (5.57%) OOA/OOD
14 19 (5.57%) Waterfall
15 18 (5.28%) Linear Algebra
15 18 (5.28%) 3D Visualisation
16 15 (4.40%) Continuous Improvement
17 11 (3.23%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 330 (96.77%) C++
2 173 (50.73%) C#
3 128 (37.54%) SQL
4 92 (26.98%) Java
5 90 (26.39%) JavaScript
6 75 (21.99%) VC++
7 59 (17.30%) C
8 35 (10.26%) Objective-C
9 12 (3.52%) Embedded C++
10 10 (2.93%) Embedded C
11 6 (1.76%) Pascal
11 6 (1.76%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.88%) VB
12 3 (0.88%) Assembly Language
13 2 (0.59%) R
14 1 (0.29%) ANSI C
14 1 (0.29%) Python
14 1 (0.29%) VBScript
14 1 (0.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 148 (43.40%) Degree
2 32 (9.38%) MCP
2 32 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.05%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.76%) PhD
5 5 (1.47%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.52%) QA
2 4 (1.17%) JTAG
3 2 (0.59%) TickIT
System Software
1 11 (3.23%) Firmware
2 7 (2.05%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 99 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 16 (4.69%) Oracle
3 13 (3.81%) Xamarin
4 8 (2.35%) Intel
5 4 (1.17%) Lauterbach
6 3 (0.88%) EMC
6 3 (0.88%) NEC
7 2 (0.59%) Green Hills
7 2 (0.59%) DevExpress
7 2 (0.59%) Atmel
7 2 (0.59%) Bloomberg
7 2 (0.59%) Sybase
8 1 (0.29%) Progress
8 1 (0.29%) Sun
8 1 (0.29%) Dell
8 1 (0.29%) Sophos
8 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.29%) Mitel
8 1 (0.29%) Google
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Surrey
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Connectus
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Witney
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Witney
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30 - £31 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Weybridge
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago