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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 722 736 679
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -57
Permanent jobs citing MFC 169 198 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 0.41% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 160 183 214
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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
41667 48120 45320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.66% 40.08% 40.36%
Number of salaries quoted 35440 40550 39481
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 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -14 158 £40,000 - 21
South East -1 45 £41,750 +4.37% 6
East of England +24 35 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Cambridge +45 33 £40,000 -6.43% 2
Cambridgeshire +41 33 £40,000 -5.88% 3
London +8 26 £60,000 +41.17% 4
West Sussex +10 21 £40,000 -15.78% 1
South West -13 17 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Surrey +9 15 £41,000 +36.66% 1
North West +26 12 £27,750 -20.71% 1
West Midlands -32 12 £30,000 -27.27% 1
Scotland +18 11 £38,500 -
Worcestershire +2 11 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Edinburgh +14 10 £38,500 -
Yorkshire +6 10 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Horsham -2 10 £50,000 -
Burgess Hill +7 9 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Manchester - 9 £27,500 - 1
South Yorkshire 0 8 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Chertsey +17 7 £24,000 -4.00%
Sheffield +1 7 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Dorset -14 7 £45,000 +5.88%
Poole - 7 £45,000 -
Guildford +14 6 £40,500 -
Worcester +6 6 £22,500 -40.00%
Bristol 0 5 £33,500 +15.51%
City of London +36 4 £42,000 +15.86%
Malvern +1 4 £42,250 +20.71%
Southampton -7 4 £47,500 +18.75%
Hampshire -14 4 £45,000 +12.50% 4

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 323 (97.29%) C++
2 205 (61.75%) Windows
3 182 (54.82%) Software Engineering
4 154 (46.39%) C#
5 147 (44.28%) Visual Studio
6 133 (40.06%) Degree
7 127 (38.25%) STL
8 117 (35.24%) Multithreading
9 106 (31.93%) SQL
10 104 (31.33%) Microsoft
11 96 (28.92%) OO
12 94 (28.31%) Agile Software Development
13 92 (27.71%) Computer Science
14 89 (26.81%) .NET
15 85 (25.60%) SQL Server
16 76 (22.89%) HTML
17 74 (22.29%) JavaScript
18 70 (21.08%) TDD
19 64 (19.28%) C
20 63 (18.98%) VC++
21 60 (18.07%) XML
22 59 (17.77%) Linux
22 59 (17.77%) Qt
23 58 (17.47%) Boost C++ Libraries
24 54 (16.27%) Client/Server
25 52 (15.66%) Finance
26 50 (15.06%) Algorithms
27 49 (14.76%) OpenGL
27 49 (14.76%) Subversion
28 48 (14.46%) TCP/IP

MFC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (0.30%) Node.js
Applications
1 19 (5.72%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (3.61%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 2 (0.60%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.30%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 48 (14.46%) TCP/IP
2 33 (9.94%) Ethernet
3 13 (3.92%) GSM
3 13 (3.92%) Wireless
4 12 (3.61%) GPRS
5 9 (2.71%) HTTP
6 6 (1.81%) LDAP
6 6 (1.81%) Bluetooth
6 6 (1.81%) NFC
6 6 (1.81%) RFID
7 5 (1.51%) Internet
8 1 (0.30%) VoIP
8 1 (0.30%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (25.60%) SQL Server
2 48 (14.46%) Relational Database
3 41 (12.35%) MySQL
4 7 (2.11%) RDBMS
5 5 (1.51%) DB2
5 5 (1.51%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.90%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.30%) MS Access
8 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.30%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 147 (44.28%) Visual Studio
2 49 (14.76%) Subversion
3 35 (10.54%) GCC
4 26 (7.83%) GoogleTest
5 22 (6.63%) CppUnit
6 17 (5.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (5.12%) Bugzilla
6 17 (5.12%) NUnit
7 16 (4.82%) CruiseControl
7 16 (4.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 16 (4.82%) Hudson
8 12 (3.61%) FitNesse
8 12 (3.61%) SpecFlow
8 12 (3.61%) Cucumber
9 6 (1.81%) Git (software)
10 5 (1.51%) GDB
11 3 (0.90%) FishEye
11 3 (0.90%) JIRA
12 2 (0.60%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.30%) LabVIEW
General
1 52 (15.66%) Finance
2 47 (14.16%) Electronics
3 14 (4.22%) Marketing
4 12 (3.61%) Games
5 9 (2.71%) Advertising
6 5 (1.51%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.51%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.20%) Banking
8 3 (0.90%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.90%) Automotive
9 2 (0.60%) Front Office
9 2 (0.60%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.60%) French Language
10 1 (0.30%) Retail
10 1 (0.30%) Military
10 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 194 (58.43%) Developer
2 146 (43.98%) C++ Developer
3 145 (43.67%) Software Engineer
4 46 (13.86%) C++ Software Engineer
5 44 (13.25%) Software Developer
6 33 (9.94%) C++ Software Developer
7 32 (9.64%) Senior Software Engineer
8 25 (7.53%) C# Developer
9 17 (5.12%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 17 (5.12%) Junior Developer
9 17 (5.12%) Junior
10 16 (4.82%) Graduate
11 12 (3.61%) Senior Developer
12 11 (3.31%) Junior C++ Developer
13 10 (3.01%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
14 9 (2.71%) GUI Developer
14 9 (2.71%) .NET Developer
15 8 (2.41%) C++/C# Developer
15 8 (2.41%) Programmer
16 7 (2.11%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (38.25%) STL
2 89 (26.81%) .NET
3 76 (22.89%) HTML
4 60 (18.07%) XML
5 59 (17.77%) Qt
6 58 (17.47%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 49 (14.76%) OpenGL
8 48 (14.46%) HTML5
9 44 (13.25%) WPF
10 34 (10.24%) FIX Protocol
10 34 (10.24%) ASP.NET
11 21 (6.33%) Web Services
12 19 (5.72%) jQuery
13 18 (5.42%) DirectX
13 18 (5.42%) Direct3D
14 15 (4.52%) WCF
15 14 (4.22%) COM
16 13 (3.92%) .NET Framework
16 13 (3.92%) Entity Framework
17 11 (3.31%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 92 (27.71%) Computer Science
2 54 (16.27%) Client/Server
3 50 (15.06%) Algorithms
4 42 (12.65%) Mathematics
5 37 (11.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 36 (10.84%) Fixed Income
7 34 (10.24%) Analytical Skills
8 30 (9.04%) Visualisation
9 22 (6.63%) CUDA
10 20 (6.02%) 3D Graphics
11 18 (5.42%) Pocket PC
11 18 (5.42%) Embedded Systems
12 12 (3.61%) Hedge funds
12 12 (3.61%) Home Automation
12 12 (3.61%) Inversion of Control
13 8 (2.41%) Device Driver
14 7 (2.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 7 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
15 6 (1.81%) Smartcard
16 5 (1.51%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 205 (61.75%) Windows
2 59 (17.77%) Linux
3 39 (11.75%) UNIX
4 35 (10.54%) Android
5 31 (9.34%) Apple iOS
6 10 (3.01%) Windows CE
7 6 (1.81%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.60%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.60%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.30%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (54.82%) Software Engineering
2 117 (35.24%) Multithreading
3 96 (28.92%) OO
4 94 (28.31%) Agile Software Development
5 70 (21.08%) TDD
6 43 (12.95%) Scrum
7 41 (12.35%) OOD
8 37 (11.14%) Low Latency
9 34 (10.24%) Kanban
9 34 (10.24%) Pair Programming
10 27 (8.13%) OOP
11 22 (6.63%) Unit Testing
12 21 (6.33%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (6.33%) Software Architecture
13 20 (6.02%) 3D Visualisation
13 20 (6.02%) UML
14 19 (5.72%) Waterfall
15 18 (5.42%) Linear Algebra
16 12 (3.61%) BDD
16 12 (3.61%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 323 (97.29%) C++
2 154 (46.39%) C#
3 106 (31.93%) SQL
4 74 (22.29%) JavaScript
5 64 (19.28%) C
6 63 (18.98%) VC++
7 48 (14.46%) Java
8 22 (6.63%) Objective-C
9 19 (5.72%) Embedded C++
10 17 (5.12%) Embedded C
11 12 (3.61%) Assembly Language
12 2 (0.60%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.60%) Perl
12 2 (0.60%) PHP
12 2 (0.60%) VB
12 2 (0.60%) R
13 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.30%) XPath
13 1 (0.30%) C++/CLI
13 1 (0.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 133 (40.06%) Degree
2 18 (5.42%) MCP
2 18 (5.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (3.01%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.11%) PhD
5 4 (1.20%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.90%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.30%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (11.75%) QA
2 13 (3.92%) JTAG
3 2 (0.60%) TickIT
System Software
1 16 (4.82%) Firmware
2 7 (2.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 104 (31.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.22%) EMC
3 13 (3.92%) Lauterbach
4 12 (3.61%) NEC
5 9 (2.71%) Oracle
6 8 (2.41%) Xamarin
7 3 (0.90%) Atmel
7 3 (0.90%) Green Hills
7 3 (0.90%) Borland
8 2 (0.60%) Intel
8 2 (0.60%) Sybase
8 2 (0.60%) Xilinx
8 2 (0.60%) DevExpress
8 2 (0.60%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.30%) Sophos
9 1 (0.30%) QNX
9 1 (0.30%) Mitel
9 1 (0.30%) Google
9 1 (0.30%) Sun
9 1 (0.30%) Dell
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Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
TEOCO
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum +bonus +benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £30k - 32k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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West Yorkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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